Global Change Biology

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited by: Steve Long

Impact Factor: 8.044

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 1/44 (Biodiversity Conservation); 3/223 (Environmental Sciences); 5/145 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2486

Associated Title(s): GCB Bioenergy


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  1. Primary Research Articles

    1. From global to regional and back again: common climate stressors of marine ecosystems relevant for adaptation across five ocean warming hotspots

      E. Popova, A. Yool, V. Byfield, K. Cochrane, A.C. Coward, S.S. Salim, M.A. Gasalla, S.A. Henson, A.J. Hobday, G. Pecl, W. Sauer and M. Roberts

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 FEB 2016 10:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13247

    2. Crossing regimes of temperature dependence in animal movement

      Jean P. Gibert, Marie-Claire Chelini, Malcolm F. Rosenthal and John P. DeLong

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 FEB 2016 10:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13245

    3. The influence of vegetation and soil characteristics on active-layer thickness of permafrost soils in boreal forest

      James P. Fisher, Cristian Estop-Aragonés, Aaron Thierry, Dan J. Charman, Stephen A. Wolfe, Iain P. Hartley, Julian B. Murton, Mathew Williams and Gareth K. Phoenix

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 FEB 2016 10:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13248

    4. Legacy effects of grassland management on soil carbon to depth

      Susan E. Ward, Simon M. Smart, Helen Quirk, Jerry R.B Tallowin, Simon R. Mortimer, Robert S. Shiel, Andy Wilby and Richard D. Bardgett

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 FEB 2016 09:41AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13246

    5. Winter precipitation and snow accumulation drive the methane sink or source strength of Arctic tussock tundra

      Elena Blanc-Betes, Jeffrey M. Welker, Neil C. Sturchio, Jeffrey P. Chanton and Miquel A. Gonzalez-Meler

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 FEB 2016 09:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13242

    6. Early signs of range disjunction of sub-mountainous plant species: an unexplored consequence of future and contemporary climate changes

      Emilien Kuhn, Jonathan Lenoir, Christian Piedallu and Jean-Claude Gégout

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 FEB 2016 01:28PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13243

    7. From facilitation to competition: temperature-driven shift in dominant plant interactions affects population dynamics in semi-natural grasslands

      Siri L. Olsen, Joachim P. Töpper, Olav Skarpaas, Vigdis Vandvik and Kari Klanderud

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 FEB 2016 01:27PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13241

    8. Soil carbon and nitrogen stocks in forests along an altitudinal gradient in the eastern Himalayas and a meta-analysis of global data

      Sonam Tashi, Balwant Singh, Claudia Keitel and Mark Adams

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 FEB 2016 09:58PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13234

    9. Experimental warming alters potential function of the fungal community in boreal forest

      Kathleen K. Treseder, Yevgeniy Marusenko, Adriana L. Romero-Olivares and Mia R. Maltz

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 FEB 2016 11:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13238

    10. Dual, differential isotope labeling shows the preferential movement of labile plant constituents into mineral-bonded soil organic matter

      Michelle L. Haddix, Eldor A. Paul and M. Francesca Cotrufo

      Accepted manuscript online: 1 FEB 2016 02:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13237

  2. Research Reviews

    1. Modelling carbon stocks and fluxes in the wood product sector: a comparative review

      Pau Brunet-Navarro, Hubert Jochheim and Bart Muys

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JAN 2016 11:41AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13235

  3. Primary Research Articles

    1. Shifts in the climate space of temperate cyprinid fishes due to climate change are coupled with altered body sizes and growth rates

      Ana Ruiz-Navarro, Phillipa K. Gillingham and J. Robert Britton

      Accepted manuscript online: 29 JAN 2016 11:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13230

    2. Climate-change-related regime shifts have altered spatial synchrony of plankton dynamics in the North Sea

      Emma J. Defriez, Lawrence W. Sheppard, Philip C. Reid and Daniel C. Reuman

      Accepted manuscript online: 26 JAN 2016 07:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13229

  4. Research reviews

    1. Carbon dynamics of mature and regrowth tropical forests derived from a pantropical database (TropForC-db)

      Kristina J. Anderson-Teixeira, Maria M. H. Wang, Jennifer C. McGarvey and David S. LeBauer

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 JAN 2016 03:19AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13226

  5. Primary Research Articles

    1. Wood anatomy and carbon-isotope discrimination support long-term hydraulic deterioration as a major cause of drought-induced dieback

      Elena Pellizzari, J. Julio Camarero, Antonio Gazol, Gabriel Sangüesa-Barreda and Marco Carrer

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 JAN 2016 03:18AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13227

    2. Terrestrial carbon balance in a drier world: the effects of water availability in southwestern North America

      Joel A. Biederman, Russell L. Scott, Michael L. Goulden, Rodrigo Vargas, Marcy E. Litvak, Thomas E. Kolb, Enrico A. Yepez, Walter C. Oechel, Peter D. Blanken, Tom W. Bell, Jaime Garatuza-Payan, Gregory E. Maurer, Sabina Dore and Sean P. Burns

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 JAN 2016 03:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13222

    3. Permafrost thaw and intense thermokarst activity decreases abundance of stream benthic macroinvertebrates

      KS Chin, J Lento, JM Culp, D Lacelle and SV Kokelj

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 JAN 2016 11:28AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13225

    4. Echinometra sea urchins acclimatised to elevated pCO2 at volcanic vents outperform those under present-day pCO2 conditions

      S. Uthicke, T. Ebert, M. Liddy, C. Johansson, K. E. Fabricius and M. Lamare

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 JAN 2016 07:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13223

    5. Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Conditions Regulating Convective Cloud Formation Above Southeastern US Pine Plantations

      Gabriele Manoli, Jean-Christophe Domec, Kimberly Novick, Andrew Christopher Oishi, Asko Noormets, Marco Marani and Gabriel Katul

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 JAN 2016 05:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13221

    6. Trends toward an earlier peak of the growing season in Northern Hemisphere mid-latitudes

      Chongyang Xu, Hongyan Liu, A. Park Williams, Yi Yin and Xiuchen Wu

      Accepted manuscript online: 11 JAN 2016 06:42AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13224

    7. Historical precipitation predictably alters the shape and magnitude of microbial functional response to soil moisture

      Colin Averill, Bonnie G. Waring and Christine V. Hawkes

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 JAN 2016 07:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13219

    8. Modelling the introduction and spread of non-native species: International trade and climate change drive ragweed invasion

      Daniel S. Chapman, László Makra, Roberto Albertini, Maira Bonini, Anna Páldy, Victoria Rodinkova, Branko Šikoparija, Elżbieta Weryszko-Chmielewska and James M. Bullock

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 JAN 2016 07:44AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13220

    9. Land cover change and carbon emissions over 100 years in an African biodiversity hotspot

      Simon Willcock, Oliver L. Phillips, Philip J. Platts, Ruth D. Swetnam, Andrew Balmford, Neil D. Burgess, Antje Ahrends, Julian Bayliss, Nike Doggart, Kathryn Doody, Eibleis Fanning, Jonathan M. H. Green, Jaclyn Hall, Kim L. Howell, Jon C. Lovett, Rob Marchant, Andrew R. Marshall, Boniface Mbilinyi, Pantaleon K. T. Munishi, Nisha Owen, Elmer J. Topp-Jorgensen and Simon L. Lewis

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 JAN 2016 07:43AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13218

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      Constraining future terrestrial carbon cycle projections using observation-based water and carbon flux estimates

      Stefanos Mystakidis, Edouard L. Davin, Nicolas Gruber and Sonia I. Seneviratne

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JAN 2016 01:47AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13217

    11. Morphological and Dietary Responses of Chipmunks to a Century of Climate Change

      Rachel E. Walsh, Ana Paula A. Assis, James L. Patton, Gabriel Marroig, Todd E. Dawson and Eileen A. Lacey

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JAN 2016 01:34AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13216

    12. Testing the responses of four wheat crop models to heat stress at anthesis and grain filling

      Bing Liu, Senthold Asseng, Leilei Liu, Liang Tang, Weixing Cao and Yan Zhu

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 JAN 2016 02:22AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13212

    13. Vascular plants promote ancient peatland carbon loss with climate warming

      Tom N. Walker, Mark H. Garnett, Susan E. Ward, Simon Oakley, Richard D. Bardgett and Nicholas J. Ostle

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 JAN 2016 02:22AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13213

    14. Population variability complicates the accurate detection of climate change responses

      Christy McCain, Tim Szewczyk and Kevin Bracy Knight

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 JAN 2016 02:11AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13211

    15. Life-stage, not climate change, explains observed tree range shifts

      František Máliš, Martin Kopecký, Petr Petřík, Jozef Vladovič, Ján Merganič and Tomáš Vida

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 JAN 2016 02:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13210

    16. Predicting tree biomass growth in the temperate-boreal ecotone: is tree size, age, competition or climate response most important?

      Jane R. Foster, Andrew O. Finley, Anthony W. D'amato, John B. Bradford and Sudipto Banerjee

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 DEC 2015 02:33AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13208

    17. Warming alters coupled carbon and nutrient cycles in experimental streams

      Tanner J. Williamson, Wyatt F. Cross, Jonathan P. Benstead, Gísli M. Gíslason, James M. Hood, Alexander D. Huryn, Philip W. Johnson and Jill R. Welter

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 DEC 2015 02:32AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13205

    18. Nitrogen availability increases in a tundra ecosystem during five years of experimental permafrost thaw

      Verity G. Salmon, Patrick Soucy, Marguerite Mauritz, Gerardo Celis, Susan M. Natali, Michelle C. Mack and Edward A. G. Schuur

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 DEC 2015 02:32AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13204

    19. Gross nitrous oxide production drives net nitrous oxide fluxes across a salt marsh landscape

      Wendy H. Yang and Whendee L. Silver

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 DEC 2015 02:29AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13203

    20. Testing the generality of above-ground biomass allometry across plant functional types at the continent scale

      Keryn I. Paul, Stephen H. Roxburgh, Jerome Chave, Jacqueline R. England, Ayalsew Zerihun, Alison Specht, Tom Lewis, Lauren T. Bennett, Thomas G. Baker, Mark A. Adams, Dan Huxtable, Kelvin D. Montagu, Daniel S. Falster, Mike Feller, Stan Sochacki, Peter Ritson, Gary Bastin, John Bartle, Dan Wildy, Trevor Hobbs, John Larmour, Rob Waterworth, Hugh T.L. Stewart, Justin Jonson, David I. Forrester, Grahame Applegate, Daniel Mendham, Matt Bradford, Anthony O'Grady, Daryl Green, Rob Sudmeyer, Stan J. Rance, John Turner, Craig Barton, Elizabeth H. Wenk, Tim Grove, Peter M. Attiwill, Elizabeth Pinkard, Don Butler, Kim Brooksbank, Beren Spencer, Peter Snowdon, Nick O'Brien, Michael Battaglia, David M Cameron, Steve Hamilton, Geoff McAuthur and Jenny Sinclair

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 DEC 2015 10:39AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13201

    21. Satellite chlorophyll fluorescence measurements reveal large-scale decoupling of photosynthesis and greenness dynamics in boreal evergreen forests

      Sophia Walther, Maximilian Voigt, Tea Thum, Alemu Gonsamo, Yongguang Zhang, Philipp Koehler, Martin Jung, Andrej Varlagin and Luis Guanter

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 DEC 2015 10:39AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13200

  6. Technical Advance

    1. Quantifying the response of structural complexity and community composition to environmental change in marine communities

      Renata Ferrari, Mitch Bryson, Tom Bridge, Julie Hustache, Stefan B. Williams, Maria Byrne and Will Figueira

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 DEC 2015 02:16AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13197

  7. Primary Research Articles

    1. Community-wide changes in inter-taxonomic temporal co-occurrence resulting from phenological shifts

      Fangyuan Hua, Junhua Hu, Yang Liu, Xingli Giam, Tien Ming Lee, Hao Luo, Jia Wu, Qiaoyi Liang, Jian Zhao, Xiaoyan Long, Hong Pang, Biao Wang, Wei Liang, Zhengwang Zhang, Xuejie Gao and Jiang Zhu

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 DEC 2015 02:14AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13199

  8. Technical Advance

    1. You have full text access to this OnlineOpen article
      Quantifying the erosion effect on current carbon budget of European agricultural soils at high spatial resolution

      Emanuele Lugato, Keith Paustian, Panos Panagos, Arwyn Jones and Pasquale Borrelli

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 DEC 2015 01:14AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13198

  9. Primary Research Articles

    1. Global spread of hypoxia in freshwater ecosystems during the last three centuries is caused by rising local human pressure

      J-P. Jenny, P. Francus, A. Normandeau, F. Lapointe, M-E. Perga, A.E.K. Ojala, A. Schimmelmann and B. Zolitschka

      Accepted manuscript online: 15 DEC 2015 12:17AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13193

    2. Impacts of forestry planting on primary production in upland lakes from north-west Ireland

      Mark A. Stevenson, Suzanne McGowan, N John Anderson, Robert H. Foy, Peter R. Leavitt, Yvonne R. McElarney, Daniel R. Engstrom and Sergi Pla-Rabés

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 DEC 2015 11:38PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13194

    3. Ecological change predicts population dynamics and genetic diversity over 120,000 years

      J L Horreo, A Jiménez-Valverde and P S Fitze

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 DEC 2015 11:38PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13196

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      Quantifying heterogeneous responses of fish community size structure using novel combined statistical techniques

      Abigail M. Marshall, Grant R. Bigg, Sonja M. van Leeuwen, John K. Pinnegar, Hua-Liang Wei, Thomas J. Webb and Julia L. Blanchard

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 DEC 2015 11:36PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13190

    5. Assessing the influence of historic net and gross land changes on the carbon fluxes of Europe

      Richard Fuchs, Catharina J.E. Schulp, Geerten M. Hengeveld, Peter H. Verburg, Jan G.P.W. Clevers, Mart-Jan Schelhaas and Martin Herold

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 DEC 2015 11:15PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13191

    6. Global patterns and predictors of stem CO2 efflux in forest ecosystems

      Jinyan Yang, Yujie He, Doug P. Aubrey, Qianlai Zhuang and Robert O. Teskey

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 DEC 2015 11:01PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13188

    7. Climate and land use changes will degrade the configuration of the landscape for titi monkeys in eastern Brazil

      Sidney F. Gouveia, João Pedro Souza-Alves, Ludmila Rattis, Ricardo Dobrovolski, Leandro Jerusalinsky, Raone Beltrão-Mendes and Stephen F. Ferrari

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 DEC 2015 01:23AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13162

    8. Seasonal responses of terrestrial ecosystem water-use efficiency to climate change

      Mengtian Huang, Shilong Piao, Zhenzhong Zeng, Shushi Peng, Philippe Ciais, Lei Cheng, Jiafu Mao, Ben Poulter, Xiaoying Shi, Yitong Yao, Hui Yang and Yingping Wang

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 DEC 2015 12:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13180

    9. Dispersal limitation drives successional pathways in Central Siberian forests under current and intensified fire regimes

      Susanne Tautenhahn, Jeremy W. Lichstein, Martin Jung, Jens Kattge, Stephanie A. Bohlman, Hermann Heilmeier, Anatoly Prokushkin, Anja Kahl and Christian Wirth

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 DEC 2015 10:13AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13181

  10. Research reviews

    1. Resource subsidies between stream and terrestrial ecosystems under global change

      Stefano Larsen, Jeffrey D. Muehlbauer and Eugenia Marti

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 DEC 2015 08:44AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13182

  11. Primary Research Articles

    1. Multiple stressors, nonlinear effects and the implications of climate change impacts on marine coastal ecosystems

      Judi E Hewitt, Joanne I Ellis and Simon F Thrush

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 DEC 2015 06:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13176

    2. Caribbean mesophotic coral ecosystems are unlikely climate change refugia

      Tyler B. Smith, Joanna Gyory, Marilyn E. Brandt, William J. Miller, Jon Jossart and Richard S. Nemeth

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 DEC 2015 06:19AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13175

    3. Biomineralization changes with food supply confer juvenile scallops (Argopecten purpuratus) resistance to ocean acidification

      Laura Ramajo, Núria Marbà, Luis Prado, Sophie Peron, Marco A. Lardies, Alejandro Rodriguez-Navarro, Cristian A. Vargas, Nelson A. Lagos and Carlos M. Duarte

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 DEC 2015 04:35AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13179

    4. Scaling up the diversity-resilience relationship with trait databases and remote sensing data: the recovery of productivity after wildfire

      Marko J. Spasojevic, Christie A. Bahlai, Bethany A. Bradley, Bradley J. Butterfield, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Seeta Sistla, Ruscena Wiederholt and Katharine N. Suding

      Accepted manuscript online: 24 NOV 2015 08:48AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13174

    5. Do trace metals select for darker birds in urban areas?.An experimental exposure to lead and zinc

      M Chatelain, J Gasparini and A Frantz

      Accepted manuscript online: 24 NOV 2015 08:34AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13170

    6. Convergent Elevation Trends in Canopy Chemical Traits of Tropical Forests

      Gregory P. Asner and Roberta E. Martin

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 NOV 2015 01:38AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13164

    7. From richer to poorer: successful invasion by freshwater fishes depends on species richness of donor and recipient basins

      Daniel B. Fitzgerald, Michael Tobler and Kirk O. Winemiller

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 NOV 2015 01:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13165

    8. Quantifying Variety-specific Heat Resistance and the Potential for Adaptation to Climate Change

      Jesse Tack, Andrew Barkley, Trevor W. Rife, Jesse A. Poland and Lawton Lanier Nalley

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 NOV 2015 05:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13163

    9. Experimental warming alters spring phenology of certain plant functional groups in an early-successional forest community

      C.R. Rollinson and M.W. Kaye

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JAN 2012 03:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02612.x

  12. Original Articles

    1. Yield vs. quality trade-offs for wheat in response to carbon dioxide and ozone

      Håkan Pleijel and Johan Uddling

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JUL 2011 02:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02489.x


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