Aug 26 2013

2011-2012 Publications from AK CASC Researchers

During 2011-2012, Alaska Climate Adaptation Science Center researchers across several disciplines have produced several publications:

Bartholomaus, T. C., C. F. Larsen, S. O'Neel, and M. E. West, 2012. Calving seismicity from iceberg-sea surface interactions, J. Geophys. Res. F Earth Surf., 117(4). doi:10.1029/2012JF002513

Bennett, K.E., A.T. Werner, and M. Schnorbus, 2012. Uncertainties in hydrologic and climate change impact analyses in headwater basins of British Columbia. Journal of Climate. 25(17):5711-5730. doi: 

Breen, A. L., D. F. Murray & M. S. Olson, 2012. Genetic consequences of glacial survival: the late Quaternary history of balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera L.) in North America. Journal of Biogeography 39(5): 918-928. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02657.x

Gusmeroli, A., E.C. Pettit, J.H. Kennedy, and C. Ritz, 2012. The crystal fabric of ice from full-waveform borehole sonic logging. Journal of Geophysical Research. 117(F3). doi: 10.1029/2012JF002343

Gusmeroli, A., and G. Grosse, 2012. Ground penetrating radar detection of subsnow slush on ice-covered lakes in interior Alaska. The Cryosphere. 6(6):1435-1443. doi:10.5194/tc-6-1435-2012

Gusmeroli, A., P. Jansson, R. Petterson, and T. Murray,  2012. Twenty years of cold surface layer thinning at Storglaciaren, sub-Arctic Sweden, 1989–2009. Journal of Glaciology. 58(207): 3-10.

Hubbard, S.S., C. Gangodagamage, B. Dafflon, H. Wainwright, J. Peterson, A. Gusmeroli, C. Ulrich, Y. Wu, C. Wilson, J. Rowland, C. Tweedie, and S. D. Wullschleger, 2012. Quantifying and relating land-surface and subsurface variability in permafrost environments using LiDAR and surface geophysical datasets. Hydrogeology Journal. 21(1): 149-169. doi: 10.1007/s10040-012-0939-y

Joly, K., P.A. Duffy, and T.S. Rupp. 2012. Simulating the effects of climate change on fire regimes in arctic biomes: implications for caribou and moose habitat. Ecosphere 3(5): 36. doi: 10.1890/ES12-00012.1

Mann, D.H., T.S. Rupp, M. Olson, and P. Duffy. 2012. Is Alaska's Boreal Forest Now Crossing a Major Ecological Threshold. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research. 44(3): 319-331. doi: 10.1657/1938-4246-44.3.319

McAfee S.A., J.L. Russell, and R.S. Webb, 2012. Influence of bias-correction on simulated landcover changes. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2012GL052808

McGuire, A.D., T. Christensen, D. Hayes, A. Heroult, E. Euskirchen, J.S. Kimball, C. Koven, P. Lefleur, P. Miller, P. Peylin, W. Oechel, M. Williams, and Y. Yi, 2012. An assessment of the carbon balance of arctic tundra: Comparisons among observations, process models, and atmospheric inversions. Biogeosciences 9: 3185-3204, doi:10.5194/bg-9-3185-2012.

Muskett, R., 2012. Remote Sensing, Model-Derived and Ground Measurements of Snow Water Equivalent and Snow Density in Alaska. International Journal of Geosciences. 3(5): 1127-1136. doi: 10.4236/ijg.2012.35114  

O’Donnell, J.A., M.T. Jorgenson, J.W. Harden, A.D. McGuire, M.Z. Kanevskiy, and K.P. Wickland, 2012. The effects of permafrost thaw on soil hydrologic, thermal and carbon dynamics in an Alaskan peatland. Ecosystems 15:213-229. doi:10.1007/s10021-011-9504-0.

O'Neel, S. 2012. Surface mass balance of Columbia Glacier, Alaska, 1978 and 2010 balance years. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 676: 1-8. 

Rocha, A. V., M. M. Loranty, P. E. Higuera, M. C. Mack, F. Sheng-Hu, B. M. Jones, A. L. Breen, E. B. Rastetter, S. J. Goetz & G. R. Shaver, 2012. The footprint of Alaskan tundra fires during the past half-century: implications for surface properties and radiative forcing. Environmental Research Letters.  7 044039 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/044039

Schnorbus, M., A. Werner, and K.E. Bennett, 2012. Impacts of climate change in three hydrologic regimes in British Columbia, Canada. Hydrological Processes. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9661

Turetsky, M.R., B. Bond-Lamberty, E.S. Euskirchen, J. Talbot, S. Frolking, A.D. McGuire, E.-S. Tuittila, 2012. The resiliency and functional role of moss in boreal and arctic ecosystems. A ‘Tansley Review’ for The New Phytologist. 196(1):49-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04254.x. 

Waldrop, M.P., J.W. Harden, M.R. Turetsky, D.G. Petersen, A.D. McGuire, M.J.I. Briones, A.C. Churchill, D.H. Doctor, and L.E. Pruett, 2012. Bacterial and enchytraid abundance accelerate soil carbon turnover along a lowland vegetation gradient in Alaska. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 50:188-198, doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2012.02.032.

Wolken, J.M., T.N. Hollingsworth, T.S. Rupp, F.S. Chapin III, S.F. Trainor, T.M. Barrett, P.F. Sullivan, A.D. McGuire, E.S. Euskirchen, P.E. Hennon, E.A. Beever, J.S. Conn, L.K. Crone, D.V. D'Amore, N. Fresco, T.A. Hanley, K. Kielland, J.J. Kruse, T. Patterson, E.A.G. Schuur, D.L. Verbyla, and J. Yarie. 2011. Evidence and implications of recent and projected climate change in Alaska's forest ecosystems. Ecosphere 2(11):124. doi: 10.1890/ES11-00288.1

Yuan, F.M., S.H. Yi, A.D. McGuire, K.D. Johnson, J.J. Liang, J.W. Harden, E. Kasischke, and W.A. Kurz, 2012. Assessment of historical boreal forest carbon dynamics in the Yukon River Basin: Relative roles of climate warming and fire regime changes. Ecological Applications 22:2091-2109. 


The list of 2013 Publications is available here.