Institute Publications 2017

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The Institute's publications for 2017. A total of 58 publications are available.

Publication Year: FY2017

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Title: A glacier runoff extension to the Precipitation Runoff Modeling System

Author(s): A. E. Van Beusekom; R. J. Viger.

Title: A Social-ecological framework for urban stewardship network research to promote sustainable and resilient cities

Author(s): Romolini, Michele.; Bixler, R. Patrick.; Grove, J. Morgan.

Title: Aboveground biomass variability across intact and degraded forests in the Brazilian Amazon

Author(s): Marcos Longo.; Michael Keller; Maiza N. dos-Santos.; Veronika Leitold.; Ekena R. Pinagé.; Alessandro Baccini.; Sassan Saatchi.; Euler M. Nogueira.; Mateus Batistella.; Douglas C. Morton.

Title: Adapting Tropical Forest Policy and Practice in the Context of the Anthropocene: Opportunities and Challenges for the El Yunque National Forest in Puerto Rico

Author(s): Kathleen McGinley.

Title: Advances in the Use of DNA Barcodes to Build a Community Phylogeny for Tropical Trees in a Puerto Rican Forest Dynamics Plot

Author(s): W. John Kress.; David L. Erickson.; Nathan G. Swenson.; Jill Thompson.; Maria Uriarte.; Jess K. Zimmerman.; Jerome Chave.

Title: Acta Cientifica. Special 30th Anniversary Edition.

Author(s): Ariel Lugo.; B. Santiago

Title: Acta Cientifica Vol. 28(1-3)

Author(s): Ariel Lugo.

Title: Analyzing cloud base at local and regional scales to understand tropical montane cloud forest vulnerability to climate change

Author(s): Van Beusekom, Ashley E.; Gonzalez, Grizelle.; Scholl, Martha A.

Title: Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity and natural enemies promote coexistence of tropical tree species

Author(s): Benedicte Bachelot.; María Uriarte.; Krista L. McGuire.; Jill Thompson.; Jess Zimmerman.

Title: Asleep at the switch and unsuspecting victims: Exploring flood risk awareness and adaptive capacity in an urban watershed in Puerto Rico

Author(s): Santiago-Bartolomei. R; Santiago, L.E; Melendez-Ackerman, E.

Title: Biogeochemical Relationships of a Subtropical Dry Forest on Karst

Author(s): E. Medina.; E. Cuevas.; H. Marcano-Vega.; E. Meléndez-Ackerman.; E.H. Helmer.

Title: Biological Nitrogen Fixation in Two Tropical Forests: Ecosystem-Level Patterns and Effects of Nitrogen Fertilization

Author(s): Daniela F. Cusack.; Whendee Silver.; William H. McDowell.

Title: Characterizing Predictability of Fire Occurrence in Tropical Forests and Grasslands: The Case of Puerto Rico

Author(s): Monmany, Ana Carolina.; Gould, William..; Andrade-Nunez, Maria Jose.; Gonzalez, Grizelle..; Quinones, Maya.

Title: Climate change and coffee: assessing vulnerability by modeling future climate suitability in the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico

Author(s): Fain, Stephen J.; Quiñones, Maya.; Álvarez-Berríos, Nora L.; Parés-Ramos, Isabel K.; Gould, William A.

Title: Climate impacts on soil carbon processes along an elevation gradient in the tropical Luquillo Experimental Forest

Author(s): Chen, Dingfang.; Yu, Mei.; Gonzalez, Grizelle.; Zou, Xiaoming; Gao, Qiong.

Title: Deadwood, soil biota and nutrient dynamics in tropical forests: a review of case studies from Puerto Rico

Author(s): Gonzalez, Grizelle.

Title: Declining human population but increasing residential development around protected areas in Puerto Rico

Author(s): Castro-Prieto, J.; Martinuzzi, S.; Radeloff, V.C.; Helmers, D.P.; Quiñones, Maya.; Gould, William A.

Title: Demystifying governance and its role for transitions in urban social–ecological systems

Author(s): Muñoz-Erickson, Tischa A.; Campbell, Lindsay, K.; Childers, Daniel, L.; Morgan Grove, J.; Iwaniec, David, M.; Pickett, Steward T. A.; Romolini, Michele.; Svendsen, Erika, S.

Title: Effects of hurricane-felled tree trunks on soil carbon, nitrogen, microbial biomass, and root length in a wet tropical forest

Author(s): D. Jean Lodge.; Dirk Winter.; Grizelle González.; Naomi Clum.

Title: Effects of nitrogen additions on above- and belowground carbon dynamics in two tropical forests

Author(s): Daniela F. Cusack.; Whendee L. Silver.; Margaret S. Torn.; William H. McDowell.

Title: El Servicio Forestal en Puerto Rico

Author(s): Gonzalez, Grizelle

Title: Ecosystem responses to climate change at a Low Arctic and a High Arctic long-term research site

Author(s): Hobbie, John E.; Shaver, Gaius R.; Rastetter, Edward B.; Cherry, Jessica E.; Goetz, Scott J.; Guay, Kevin C.; Gould, William A.; Kling, George W.

Title: Evaluating multiple causes of persistent low microwave backscatter from Amazon forests after the 2005 drought

Author(s): Steve Frolking.; Stephen Hagen.; Bobby Braswell.; Tom Milliman.; Christina Herrick.; Seth Peterson.; Dar Roberts.; Michael Keller.; Michael Palace.; Krishna Prasad Vadrevu.

Title: Evaluating the Classical Versus an Emerging Conceptual Model of Peatland Methane Dynamics

Author(s): Wendy H. Yang; Gavin McNicol; Yit Arn Teh; Katerina Estera-Molina; Tana E. Wood; Whendee L.

Title: Examining effective use of data sources and modeling algorithms for improving biomass estimation in a moist tropical forest of the Brazilian Amazon

Author(s): Feng, Yunyun.; Lu, Dengsheng.; Chen, Qi.; Keller, Michael.; Moran, Emilio.; Nara dos-Santos, Maiza.; Luis Bolfe, Edson.; Batistella, Mateus.

Title: Examining forest governance in the United States through the Montréal Process Criteria and Indicators Framework

Author(s): K.A. Mcginley.; F.W. Cubbage.

Title: Fire weather and likelihood: characterizing climate space for fire occurrence and extent in Puerto Rico

Author(s): Ashley E. Van Beusekom.; William A. Gould.; A. Carolina Monmany.; Azad Henareh Khalyani.; Maya Quiñones.; Stephen J. Fain.; Maria José Andrade-Núñez.; Grizelle Gonzalez.

Title: Global governance approaches to addressing illegal logging: uptake and lessons learnt

Author(s): B. Cashore.; K. McGinley.; S. Leipold.; P.O. Cerutti.; G. Bueno.; S. et al. Carodenuto.

Title: Hot and Bothered: Changes in Microclimate Alter Chlorophyll Fluorescence Measures and Increase Stress Levels in Tropical Epiphytic Orchids

Author(s): Benjamin J. Crain.; Raymond L. Tremblay.

Title: How Cities Think: Knowledge Co-Production for Urban Sustainability and Resilience

Author(s): Muñoz-Erickson, Tischa.; Miller, Clark.; Miller, Thaddeu.

Title: Insights on Forest Structure and Composition from Long-Term Research in the Luquillo Mountains

Author(s): Heartsill Scalley, Tamara.

Title: La Cobertura de Terreno: El Proximo Conflicto Ambiental

Note: This article part of a larger document.

Author(s): Ariel Lugo.

Title: Land Use, Conservation, Forestry, and Agriculture in Puerto Rico

Author(s): William A. Gould.; Frank H. Wadsworth.; Maya Quinones.; Stephen J. Fain.; Nora L. Álvarez-Berríos.

Title: Land use legacy effects on structure and composition of subtropical dry forests in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Author(s): Emily E. Atkinson.; Erika Marín-Spiotta.

Title: Linking science and decision making to promote an ecology for the city: practices and opportunities

Author(s): Morgan Grove.; Daniel L. Childers.; Michael Galvin.; Sarah J. Hines.; Tischa Munoz-Erickson.; Erika S. Svendsen.

Title: Lluvia, bosques y ríos: la vegetación y los humedales de El Yunque

Author(s): Heartsill Scalley, Tamara.

Title: Methodological Considerations in the Study of Earthworms in Forest Ecosystems

Author(s): Rhea-Fournier, Dylan.; Gonzalez, Grizelle.

Title: Novelty and its ecological implications to dry forest functioning and conservation

Author(s): Lugo, Ariel.; Erickson, Heather.

Title: Phylogenetic diversity of macromycetes and woody plants along an elevational gradient in Eastern Mexico

Author(s): Marko Gomez-Hernandez.; Guadalupe Williams-Linera.; D. Jean Lodge.; Roger Guevara.; Eduardo Ruiz-Sanchez.; Etelvina Gandara.

Title: Plant diversity patterns in neotropical dry forests and their conservation implications

Author(s): Banda-R, K.; Delgado-Salinas, A.; Dexter, K. G.; Linares-Palomino, R.; Oliveira-Filho, A.; Prado, D.; Pullan, M.; Quintana, C.; Riina, R.; Rodriguez M., G. M.; Weintritt, J.; Acevedo-Rodriguez, P.; Adarve, J.; Alvarez, E.; Aranguren B., A.; Arteaga, J. C.; Aymard, G.; Castano, A.; Ceballos-Mago, N.; Cogollo, A.; Cuadros, H.; Delgado, F.; Devia, W.; Duenas, H.; Fajardo, L.; Fernandez, A.; Fernandez, M. A.; Franklin, J.; Freid, E. H.; Galetti, L. A.; Gonto, R.; Gonzalez-M., R.; Graveson, R.; Helmer, E. H.; Idarraga, A.; Lopez, R.; Marcano-Vega, H.; Martinez, O. G.; Maturo, H. M.; McDonald, M.; McLaren, K.; Melo, O.; Mijares, F.; Mogni, V.; Molina, D.; Moreno, N. d. P.; Nassar, J. M.; Neves, D. M.; Oakley, L. J.; Oatham, M.; Olvera-Luna, A. R.; Pezzini, F. F.; Dominguez, O. J. R.; Rios, M. E.; Rivera, O.; Rodriguez, N.; Rojas, A.; Sarkinen, T.; Sanchez, R.; Smith, M.; Vargas, C.; Villanueva, B.; Pennington, R. T.

Title: Post-Fire Changes in Forest Biomass Retrieved by Airborne LiDAR in Amazonia

Author(s): Sato, Luciane; Gomes, Vitor.; Shimabukuro, Yosio.; Keller, Michael.; Arai, Egidio.; dos-Santos, Maiza.; Brown, Irving.; Aragão, Luiz.

Title: Post-Hurricane Successional Dynamics in Abundance and Diversity of Canopy Arthropods in a Tropical Rainforest

Author(s): T. D. Schowalter.; M. R. Willig.; S. J. Presley.

Title: Predictions of Tropical Forest Biomass and Biomass Growth Based on Stand Height or Canopy Area Are Improved by Landsat-Scale Phenology across Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Author(s): David Gwenzi.; Eileen Helmer.; Xiaolin Zhu.; Michael Lefsky.; Humfredo Marcano-Vega.

Title: Reassessing rainfall in the Luquillo Mountains, Puerto Rico: Local and global ecohydrological implications

Author(s): Murphy, Sheila F.; Stallard, Robert F.; Scholl, Martha A.; González, Grizelle; Torres-Sánchez, Angel J.

Title: Reflections after five years of San Juan Ultra

Note: This article part of a larger document.

Author(s): Ariel Lugo.

Title: Reply to “Comments on ‘Short-Term Precipitation and Temperature Trends along an Elevation Gradient in Northeastern Puerto Rico’ ”

Author(s): Van Beusekom, Ashley E.; González, Grizelle.; Rivera, Maria M.

Title: Resource Utilization by Native and Invasive Earthworms and Their Effects on Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics in Puerto Rican Soils

Author(s): Huang, Ching-Yu.; González, Grizelle.; Hendrix, Paul, F.

Title: Sandra Brown (1944–2017): A Distinguished Tropical Ecologist

Author(s): Ariel Lugo.; Grizelle González.

Title: Seasonal survival estimation for a long-distance migratory bird and the influence of winter precipitation

Author(s): Rockwell, Sarah M.; Wunderle, Joseph M.; Sillett, T. Scott.; Bocetti, Carol I.; Ewert, David N.; Currie, Dave.; White, Jennifer D.; Marra, Peter P.

Title: Shifts in biomass and productivity for a subtropical dry forest in response to simulated elevated hurricane disturbances

Author(s): Jennifer A Holm.; Skip J Van Bloem.; Guy R Larocque.; Herman H Shugart.

Title: Soil biology research across latitude, elevation and disturbance gradients: A review of forest studies from Puerto Rico during the past 25 years

Author(s): Grizelle González.; D. Jean Lodge.

Title: Substrate Chemistry and Rainfall Regime Regulate Elemental Composition of Tree Leaves in Karst Forests

Author(s): E. Medina.; E. Cuevas.; Ariel Lugo.

Title: Teams at Their Core: Implementing an “All LANDS Approach to Conservation” Requires Focusing on Relationships, Teamwork Process, and Communications

Author(s): Kasey Jacobs.

Title: The Alaska Arctic Vegetation Archive (AVA-AK)

Author(s): Donald A. Walker; Amy L. Breen; Lisa A. Druckenmiller; Lisa W. Wirth; Will Fisher; Martha K. Raynolds; Jozef Šibík; Marilyn D. Walker; Stephan Hennekens; Keith Boggs; Tina Boucher; Marcel Buchhorn; Helga Bültmann; David J. Cooper; Fred J.A Daniëls; Scott J. Davidson; James J. Ebersole; Sara C. Elmendorf; Howard E. Epstein; William A. Gould; Robert D. Hollister; Colleen M. Iversen; M. Torre Jorgenson; Anja Kade; Michael T. Lee; William H. MacKenzie; Robert K. Peet; Jana L. Peirce; Udo Schickhoff; Victoria L. Sloan; Stephen S. Talbot; Craig E. Tweedie; Sandra Villarreal; Patrick J. Webber; Donatella Zona.

Title: The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project

Author(s): Lawrence N. Hudson.; Joseph Wunderle.; And Others.

Title: The decade of tree planting in El Yunque

Note: This article part of a larger document.

Author(s): José Marrero Torrado.; Frank H. Wadsworth.

Title: The Plight of Migrant Birds Wintering in the Caribbean: Rainfall Effects in the Annual Cycle

Author(s): Joseph Wunderle.; Wayne Arendt.

Title: The restoration of the Insular forest mangroves

Note: This article part of a larger document.

Author(s): José Marrero Torrado.; Frank H. Wadsworth.

Title: The wood of the cordillera central, lose it or use it

Note: This article part of a larger document.

Author(s): Frank H. Wadsworth.

Title: Towards durable multistakeholder-generated solutions: The pilot application of a problem-oriented policy learning protocol to legality verification and community rights in Peru

Author(s): D. Humphreys.; B. Cashore.; I.J. Visseren-Hamakers.; W. De Jong.; K. McGinley.; A. Denvir.; P. Caro Torres.; S. Lupberger.

Title: Trailblazing the Carbon Cycle of Tropical Forests from Puerto Rico

Author(s): Sandra Brown.; Ariel Lugo.

Title: Traits and Resource Use of Co-Occurring Introduced and Native Trees in a Tropical Novel Forest

Author(s): Jéssica Fonseca da Silva.; Ernesto Medina.; Ariel Lugo.

Title: Tropical-Forest Structure and Biomass Dynamics from TanDEM-X Radar Interferometry

Author(s): Treuhaft, Robert; Lei, Yang; Gonçalves, Fabio; Keller, Michael; Santos, João; Neumann, Maxim; Almeida, André.

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