Global Change Biology

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  1. Primary Research Articles

    1. Uncertainties in predicting rice yield by current crop models under a wide range of climatic conditions

      Tao Li, Toshihiro Hasegawa, Xinyou Yin, Yan Zhu, Kenneth Boote, Myriam Adam, Simone Bregaglio, Samuel Buis, Roberto Confalonieri, Tamon Fumoto, Donald Gaydon, Manuel Marcaida III, Hiroshi Nakagawa, Philippe Oriol, Alex C. Ruane, Françoise Ruget, Balwinder- Singh, Upendra Singh, Liang Tang, Fulu Tao, Paul Wilkens, Hiroe Yoshida, Zhao Zhang and Bas Bouman

      Article first published online: 17 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12758

    2. Are there links between responses of soil microbes and ecosystem functioning to elevated CO2, N deposition and warming? A global perspective

      Pablo García-Palacios, Martijn L. Vandegehuchte, E. Ashley Shaw, Marie Dam, Keith H. Post, Kelly S. Ramirez, Zachary A. Sylvain, Cecilia Milano de Tomasel and Diana H. Wall

      Article first published online: 12 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12788

    3. Response of wheat restricted-tillering and vigorous growth traits to variables of climate change

      Eduardo A. Dias de Oliveira, Kadambot H. M. Siddique, Helen Bramley, Katia Stefanova and Jairo A. Palta

      Article first published online: 12 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12769

  2. Letters

  3. Research Reviews

  4. Primary Research Articles

    1. Litter type control on soil C and N stabilization dynamics in a temperate forest

      Pierre-Joseph Hatton, Cristina Castanha, Margaret S. Torn and Jeffrey A. Bird

      Article first published online: 5 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12786

    2. The combined effects of a long-term experimental drought and an extreme drought on the use of plant-water sources in a Mediterranean forest

      Adrià Barbeta, Monica Mejía-Chang, Romà Ogaya, Jordi Voltas, Todd E. Dawson and Josep Peñuelas

      Article first published online: 5 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12785

  5. Letters

    1. Climate remains an important driver of post-European vegetation change in the eastern United States

      Neil Pederson, Anthony W. D'Amato, James M. Dyer, David R. Foster, David Goldblum, Justin L. Hart, Amy E. Hessl, Louis R. Iverson, Stephen T. Jackson, Dario Martin-Benito, Brian C. McCarthy, Ryan W. McEwan, David J. Mladenoff, Albert J. Parker, Bryan Shuman and John W. Williams

      Article first published online: 5 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12779

  6. Primary Research Articles

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  7. Opinion

    1. Predictability of the terrestrial carbon cycle

      Yiqi Luo, Trevor F. Keenan and Matthew Smith

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12766

  8. Primary Research Articles

    1. Multimodel ensembles of wheat growth: many models are better than one

      Pierre Martre, Daniel Wallach, Senthold Asseng, Frank Ewert, James W. Jones, Reimund P. Rötter, Kenneth J. Boote, Alex C. Ruane, Peter J. Thorburn, Davide Cammarano, Jerry L. Hatfield, Cynthia Rosenzweig, Pramod K. Aggarwal, Carlos Angulo, Bruno Basso, Patrick Bertuzzi, Christian Biernath, Nadine Brisson, Andrew J. Challinor, Jordi Doltra, Sebastian Gayler, Richie Goldberg, Robert F. Grant, Lee Heng, Josh Hooker, Leslie A. Hunt, Joachim Ingwersen, Roberto C. Izaurralde, Kurt Christian Kersebaum, Christoph Müller, Soora Naresh Kumar, Claas Nendel, Garry O'leary, Jørgen E. Olesen, Tom M. Osborne, Taru Palosuo, Eckart Priesack, Dominique Ripoche, Mikhail A. Semenov, Iurii Shcherbak, Pasquale Steduto, Claudio O. Stöckle, Pierre Stratonovitch, Thilo Streck, Iwan Supit, Fulu Tao, Maria Travasso, Katharina Waha, Jeffrey W. White and Joost Wolf

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12768

  9. Letters

  10. Primary Research Articles

  11. Research Reviews

  12. Primary Research Articles

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      Habitat and species identity, not diversity, predict the extent of refuse consumption by urban arthropods

      Elsa Youngsteadt, Ryanna C. Henderson, Amy M. Savage, Andrew F. Ernst, Robert R. Dunn and Steven D. Frank

      Article first published online: 2 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12791

    2. Anomalous droughts, not invasion, decrease persistence of native fishes in a desert river

      Albert Ruhí, Elizabeth E. Holmes, John N. Rinne and John L. Sabo

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12780

    3. Differential effects of temperature change and human impact on European Late Quaternary mammalian extinctions

      Sara Varela, Matheus Souza Lima-Ribeiro, JosÉ Alexandre Felizola Diniz-Filho and David Storch

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12763

    4. Climatic variability, hydrologic anomaly, and methane emission can turn productive freshwater marshes into net carbon sources

      Housen Chu, Johan F. Gottgens, Jiquan Chen, Ge Sun, Ankur R. Desai, Zutao Ouyang, Changliang Shao and Kevin Czajkowski

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12760

    5. Stoichiometry and temperature sensitivity of methanogenesis and CO2 production from saturated polygonal tundra in Barrow, Alaska

      Taniya Roy Chowdhury, Elizabeth M. Herndon, Tommy J. Phelps, Dwayne A. Elias, Baohua Gu, Liyuan Liang, Stan D. Wullschleger and David E. Graham

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12762

    6. Quantifying drylands' drought resistance and recovery: the importance of drought intensity, dominant life history and grazing regime

      Jan C. Ruppert, Keith Harmoney, Zalmen Henkin, Hennie A. Snyman, Marcelo Sternberg, Walter Willms and Anja Linstädter

      Article first published online: 19 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12777

  13. Research Reviews

  14. Primary Research Articles

    1. Intensive agriculture reduces soil biodiversity across Europe

      Maria A. Tsiafouli, Elisa Thébault, Stefanos P. Sgardelis, Peter C. de Ruiter, Wim H. van der Putten, Klaus Birkhofer, Lia Hemerik, Franciska T. de Vries, Richard D. Bardgett, Mark Vincent Brady, Lisa Bjornlund, Helene Bracht Jørgensen, Sören Christensen, Tina D’ Hertefeldt, Stefan Hotes, W.H. Gera Hol, Jan Frouz, Mira Liiri, Simon R. Mortimer, Heikki Setälä, Joseph Tzanopoulos, Karoline Uteseny, Václav Pižl, Josef Stary, Volkmar Wolters and Katarina Hedlund

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12752

    2. Polygonal tundra geomorphological change in response to warming alters future CO2 and CH4 flux on the Barrow Peninsula

      Mark J. Lara, A. David McGuire, Eugenie S. Euskirchen, Craig E. Tweedie, Kenneth M. Hinkel, Alexei N. Skurikhin, Vladimir E. Romanovsky, Guido Grosse, W. Robert Bolton and Helene Genet

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12757

    3. Pronounced chemical response of Subarctic lakes to climate-driven losses in surface area

      Tyler L. Lewis, Mark S. Lindberg, Joel A. Schmutz, Patricia J. Heglund, Jennifer Rover, Joshua C. Koch and Mark R. Bertram

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12759

  15. Research Reviews

    1. Climate change and dead zones

      Andrew H. Altieri and Keryn B. Gedan

      Article first published online: 10 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12754

  16. Primary Research Articles

    1. Thermal adaptation generates a diversity of thermal limits in a rainforest ant community

      Michael Kaspari, Natalie A. Clay, Jane Lucas, Stephen P Yanoviak and Adam Kay

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12750

    2. Greater shrub dominance alters breeding habitat and food resources for migratory songbirds in Alaskan arctic tundra

      Natalie T. Boelman, Laura Gough, John Wingfield, Scott Goetz, Ashley Asmus, Helen E. Chmura, Jesse S. Krause, Jonathan H. Perez, Shannan K. Sweet and Kevin C. Guay

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12761

    3. Allergenic pollen season variations in the past two decades under changing climate in the United States

      Yong Zhang, Leonard Bielory, Zhongyuan Mi, Ting Cai, Alan Robock and Panos Georgopoulos

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12755

    4. Survival of Norway spruce remains higher in mixed stands under a dryer and warmer climate

      Susanne Neuner, Axel Albrecht, Dominik Cullmann, Friedrich Engels, Verena C. Griess, W. Andreas Hahn, Marc Hanewinkel, Fabian Härtl, Christian Kölling, Kai Staupendahl and Thomas Knoke

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12751

    5. Grassland to shrubland state transitions enhance carbon sequestration in the northern Chihuahuan Desert

      M. D. Petrie, S. L. Collins, A. M. Swann, P. L. Ford and M.E. Litvak

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12743

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      Identifying species at extinction risk using global models of anthropogenic impact

      Howard Peters, Bethan C. O'Leary, Julie P. Hawkins and Callum M. Roberts

      Article first published online: 7 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12749

    7. On the difference in the net ecosystem exchange of CO2 between deciduous and evergreen forests in the southeastern United States

      Kimberly A. Novick, A. Christopher Oishi, Eric J. Ward, Mario B. S. Siqueira, Jehn-Yih Juang and Paul C. Stoy

      Article first published online: 3 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12723

  17. Opinion

    1. Uncovering the volatile nature of tropical coastal marine ecosystems in a changing world

      Dan A. Exton, Terry J. McGenity, Michael Steinke, David J. Smith and David J. Suggett

      Article first published online: 3 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12764

  18. Primary Research Articles

    1. Forecasting climate change impacts on the distribution of wetland habitat in the Midwestern United states

      Heath W. Garris, Randall J Mitchell, Lauchlan H. Fraser and Linda R. Barrett

      Article first published online: 31 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12748

    2. Agricultural peatland restoration: effects of land-use change on greenhouse gas (CO2 and CH4) fluxes in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

      Sara Helen Knox, Cove Sturtevant, Jaclyn Hatala Matthes, Laurie Koteen, Joseph Verfaillie and Dennis Baldocchi

      Article first published online: 31 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12745

    3. Reforestation with native mixed-species plantings in a temperate continental climate effectively sequesters and stabilizes carbon within decades

      Shaun C. Cunningham, Timothy R. Cavagnaro, Ralph Mac Nally, Keryn I. Paul, Patrick J. Baker, Jason Beringer, James R. Thomson and Ross M. Thompson

      Article first published online: 31 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12746

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      Pollen-based quantitative reconstructions of Holocene regional vegetation cover (plant-functional types and land-cover types) in Europe suitable for climate modelling

      A.-K. Trondman, M.-J. Gaillard, F. Mazier, S. Sugita, R. Fyfe, A. B. Nielsen, C. Twiddle, P. Barratt, H. J. B. Birks, A. E. Bjune, L. Björkman, A. Broström, C. Caseldine, R. David, J. Dodson, W. Dörfler, E. Fischer, B. van Geel, T. Giesecke, T. Hultberg, L. Kalnina, M. Kangur, P. van der Knaap, T. Koff, P. Kuneš, P. Lagerås, M. Latałowa, J. Lechterbeck, C. Leroyer, M. Leydet, M. Lindbladh, L. Marquer, F. J. G. Mitchell, B. V. Odgaard, S. M. Peglar, T. Persson, A. Poska, M. Rösch, H. Seppä, S. Veski and L. Wick

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12737

    5. Intercropping enhances soil carbon and nitrogen

      Wen-Feng Cong, Ellis Hoffland, Long Li, Johan Six, Jian-Hao Sun, Xing-Guo Bao, Fu-Suo Zhang and Wopke Van Der Werf

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12738

    6. Forest ecosystem respiration estimated from eddy covariance and chamber measurements under high turbulence and substantial tree mortality from bark beetles

      Heather N. Speckman, John M. Frank, John B. Bradford, Brianna L. Miles, William J. Massman, William J. Parton and Michael G. Ryan

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12731

  19. Letter

    1. Response: Inland water greenhouse gas emissions: when to model and when to measure?

      David Bastviken, Sivakiruthika Natchimuthu and Balathandayuthabani Panneer Selvam

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12730

  20. Primary Research Articles

  21. Technical Advance

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      Velocity of climate change algorithms for guiding conservation and management

      Andreas Hamann, David R. Roberts, Quinn E. Barber, Carlos Carroll and Scott E. Nielsen

      Article first published online: 14 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12736

  22. Opinion

    1. Anticipative management for coral reef ecosystem services in the 21st century

      Alice Rogers, Alastair R. Harborne, Christopher J. Brown, Yves-Marie Bozec, Carolina Castro, Iliana Chollett, Karlo Hock, Cheryl A. Knowland, Alyssa Marshell, Juan C. Ortiz, Tries Razak, George Roff, Jimena Samper-Villarreal, Megan I. Saunders, Nicholas H. Wolff and Peter J. Mumby

      Article first published online: 13 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12725

  23. Primary Research Articles

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      Summer temperature increase has distinct effects on the ectomycorrhizal fungal communities of moist tussock and dry tundra in Arctic Alaska

      Luis N. Morgado, Tatiana A. Semenova, Jeffrey M. Welker, Marilyn D. Walker, Erik Smets and József Geml

      Article first published online: 8 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12716

    2. Climate-related genetic variation in drought-resistance of Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)

      Sheel Bansal, Constance A. Harrington, Peter J. Gould and J. Bradley St.Clair

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12719

    3. Surficial gains and subsoil losses of soil carbon and nitrogen during secondary forest development

      Megan L. Mobley, Kate Lajtha, Marc G. Kramer, Allan R. Bacon, Paul R. Heine and Daniel Deb Richter

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12715

    4. Warning times for species extinctions due to climate change

      Jessica C. Stanton, Kevin T. Shoemaker, Richard G. Pearson and H. Resit Akçakaya

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12721

  24. Reviews

    1. CTFS-ForestGEO: a worldwide network monitoring forests in an era of global change

      Kristina J. Anderson-Teixeira, Stuart J. Davies, Amy C. Bennett, Erika B. Gonzalez-Akre, Helene C. Muller-Landau, S. Joseph Wright, Kamariah Abu Salim, Angélica M. Almeyda Zambrano, Alfonso Alonso, Jennifer L. Baltzer, Yves Basset, Norman A. Bourg, Eben N. Broadbent, Warren Y. Brockelman, Sarayudh Bunyavejchewin, David F. R. P. Burslem, Nathalie Butt, Min Cao, Dairon Cardenas, George B. Chuyong, Keith Clay, Susan Cordell, Handanakere S. Dattaraja, Xiaobao Deng, Matteo Detto, Xiaojun Du, Alvaro Duque, David L. Erikson, Corneille E.N. Ewango, Gunter A. Fischer, Christine Fletcher, Robin B. Foster, Christian P. Giardina, Gregory S. Gilbert, Nimal Gunatilleke, Savitri Gunatilleke, Zhanqing Hao, William W. Hargrove, Terese B. Hart, Billy C.H. Hau, Fangliang He, Forrest M. Hoffman, Robert W. Howe, Stephen P. Hubbell, Faith M. Inman-Narahari, Patrick A. Jansen, Mingxi Jiang, Daniel J. Johnson, Mamoru Kanzaki, Abdul Rahman Kassim, David Kenfack, Staline Kibet, Margaret F. Kinnaird, Lisa Korte, Kamil Kral, Jitendra Kumar, Andrew J. Larson, Yide Li, Xiankun Li, Shirong Liu, Shawn K.Y. Lum, James A. Lutz, Keping Ma, Damian M. Maddalena, Jean-Remy Makana, Yadvinder Malhi, Toby Marthews, Rafizah Mat Serudin, Sean M. McMahon, William J. McShea, Hervé R. Memiaghe, Xiangcheng Mi, Takashi Mizuno, Michael Morecroft, Jonathan A. Myers, Vojtech Novotny, Alexandre A. de Oliveira, Perry S. Ong, David A. Orwig, Rebecca Ostertag, Jan den Ouden, Geoffrey G. Parker, Richard P. Phillips, Lawren Sack, Moses N. Sainge, Weiguo Sang, Kriangsak Sri-ngernyuang, Raman Sukumar, I-Fang Sun, Witchaphart Sungpalee, Hebbalalu Sathyanarayana Suresh, Sylvester Tan, Sean C. Thomas, Duncan W. Thomas, Jill Thompson, Benjamin L. Turner, Maria Uriarte, Renato Valencia, Marta I. Vallejo, Alberto Vicentini, Tomáš Vrška, Xihua Wang, Xugao Wang, George Weiblen, Amy Wolf, Han Xu, Sandra Yap and Jess Zimmerman

      Article first published online: 25 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12712

  25. Primary Research Articles

    1. Integrating ecophysiology and forest landscape models to improve projections of drought effects under climate change

      Eric J. Gustafson, Arjan M. G. De Bruijn, Robert E. Pangle, Jean-Marc Limousin, Nate G. McDowell, William T. Pockman, Brian R. Sturtevant, Jordan D. Muss and Mark E. Kubiske

      Article first published online: 22 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12713

  26. Opinion

  27. Letters

  28. Primary Research Articles

    1. Minimizing the biodiversity impact of Neotropical oil palm development

      James J. Gilroy, Graham W. Prescott, Johann S. Cardenas, Pamela González del Pliego Castañeda, Andrés Sánchez, Luis E. Rojas-Murcia, Claudia A. Medina Uribe, Torbjørn Haugaasen and David P. Edwards

      Article first published online: 30 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12696

  29. Research Reviews

  30. Primary Research Articles

    1. Extreme temperatures, foundation species, and abrupt ecosystem change: an example from an iconic seagrass ecosystem

      Jordan A. Thomson, Derek A. Burkholder, Michael R. Heithaus, James W. Fourqurean, Matthew W. Fraser, John Statton and Gary A. Kendrick

      Article first published online: 22 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12694

    2. Odor tracking in sharks is reduced under future ocean acidification conditions

      Danielle L. Dixson, Ashley R. Jennings, Jelle Atema and Philip L. Munday

      Article first published online: 11 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12678

    3. Anthropogenic noise compromises antipredator behaviour in European eels

      Stephen D. Simpson, Julia Purser and Andrew N. Radford

      Article first published online: 6 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12685

    4. Reconstructing atmospheric CO2 during the Plio–Pleistocene transition by fossil Typha

      Yun-Jun Bai, Li-Qun Chen, Parminder S. Ranhotra, Qing Wang, Yu-Fei Wang and Cheng-Sen Li

      Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12670

    5. Applying a framework for landscape planning under climate change for the conservation of biodiversity in the Finnish boreal forest

      Adriano Mazziotta, Maria Triviño, Olli-Pekka Tikkanen, Jari Kouki, Harri Strandman and Mikko Mönkkönen

      Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12677

    6. Evapotranspiration of tropical peat swamp forests

      Takashi Hirano, Kitso Kusin, Suwido Limin and Mitsuru Osaki

      Article first published online: 27 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12653


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