Jingyun Fang

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Affiliation: Peking University
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence for environmentally enhanced forest growth
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:9527-32. 2014
  2. pmc The changes in China's forests: an analysis using the Forest Identity
    Lei Shi
    College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e20778. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Ecosystem carbon stocks and their changes in China's grasslands
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, College of Urban and Environmental Science, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China Life Sci 53:757-65. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in forest biomass carbon storage in China between 1949 and 1998
    J Fang
    Department of Urban and Environmental Science, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Science 292:2320-2. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Increasing terrestrial vegetation activity in China, 1982-1999
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China C Life Sci 47:229-40. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic identity, phylogeny, climate and soil fertility as drivers of leaf traits across Chinese grassland biomes
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Road, 100871, Beijing, China
    J Plant Res 123:551-61. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Leaf nitrogen:phosphorus stoichiometry across Chinese grassland biomes
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Road, 100871 Beijing, China
    Oecologia 155:301-10. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Altitudinal changes in carbon storage of temperate forests on Mt Changbai, Northeast China
    Biao ZHu
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 100871, Beijing, China
    J Plant Res 123:439-52. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic, phylogenetic, and environmental trade-offs between leaf productivity and persistence
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Peking University, Yi Fu Building II, 5 Yiheyuan Road, Beijing 100871, China
    Ecology 90:2779-91. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Climate change alters interannual variation of grassland aboveground productivity: evidence from a 22-year measurement series in the Inner Mongolian grassland
    Wenhong Ma
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 100871, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    J Plant Res 123:509-17. 2010

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Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence for environmentally enhanced forest growth
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:9527-32. 2014
    ..These findings should be incorporated into the prediction of forest C cycling under a changing climate. ..
  2. pmc The changes in China's forests: an analysis using the Forest Identity
    Lei Shi
    College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e20778. 2011
    ..8 Tg per year (1 Tg = 10(12) g). This increase can be attributed to the national reforestation/afforestation programs, environmentally enhanced forest growth and economic development as indicated by the average gross domestic product...
  3. doi request reprint Ecosystem carbon stocks and their changes in China's grasslands
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, College of Urban and Environmental Science, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China Life Sci 53:757-65. 2010
    ..Human activities, such as livestock grazing and fencing could also affect ecosystem C dynamics in China's grasslands...
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in forest biomass carbon storage in China between 1949 and 1998
    J Fang
    Department of Urban and Environmental Science, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Science 292:2320-2. 2001
    ..14 petagram of carbon, suggesting that carbon sequestration through forest management practices addressed in the Kyoto Protocol could help offset industrial carbon dioxide emissions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Increasing terrestrial vegetation activity in China, 1982-1999
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China C Life Sci 47:229-40. 2004
    ..Such a pattern was due primarily to urbanization, agricultural activity, regional climate characteristics, and different vegetation responses to regional climate changes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic identity, phylogeny, climate and soil fertility as drivers of leaf traits across Chinese grassland biomes
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Road, 100871, Beijing, China
    J Plant Res 123:551-61. 2010
    ..Climate- and soil-induced leaf adaptations occur mostly among species, and leaf traits vary little within species in Chinese grassland plants, despite strongly varying climate and soil conditions...
  7. doi request reprint Leaf nitrogen:phosphorus stoichiometry across Chinese grassland biomes
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Road, 100871 Beijing, China
    Oecologia 155:301-10. 2008
    ..This study suggests that geographic variation and between-species variation, rather than climatic variation, are the major determinants of grassland foliar stoichiometry at the biome level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Altitudinal changes in carbon storage of temperate forests on Mt Changbai, Northeast China
    Biao ZHu
    Department of Ecology, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 100871, Beijing, China
    J Plant Res 123:439-52. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that carbon storage and partitioning among different components in temperate forests on Mt Changbai vary greatly with forest type and altitude...
  9. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic, phylogenetic, and environmental trade-offs between leaf productivity and persistence
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, Peking University, Yi Fu Building II, 5 Yiheyuan Road, Beijing 100871, China
    Ecology 90:2779-91. 2009
    ..No individual factor emerged as the single major cause for these trade-offs. Rather, the total covariance between leaf traits was explained by a combination of factors, each contributing a range of explanatory power...
  10. ncbi request reprint Climate change alters interannual variation of grassland aboveground productivity: evidence from a 22-year measurement series in the Inner Mongolian grassland
    Wenhong Ma
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 100871, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    J Plant Res 123:509-17. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint The carbon balance of terrestrial ecosystems in China
    Shilong Piao
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Science, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Nature 458:1009-13. 2009
    ..Our data and model results together indicate that China's terrestrial ecosystems absorbed 28-37 per cent of its cumulated fossil carbon emissions during the 1980s and 1990s...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stoichiometry and large-scale patterns of leaf carbon and nitrogen in the grassland biomes of China
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, 5 Yiheyuan Rd, 100871 Beijing, China
    Oecologia 149:115-22. 2006
    ..Thus, our data do not support the previously proposed biogeochemical hypothesis that low temperature limitations on mineralization of organic matter and N availability in soils lead to low leaf N in cold environments...
  13. pmc Soil respiration and organic carbon dynamics with grassland conversions to woodlands in temperate china
    Wei Wang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e71986. 2013
    ..Given the widespread increase in woody plant abundance caused by climate change and large-scale afforestation programs, the soils are expected to accumulate and store increased amounts of organic carbon in temperate areas of China. ..
  14. pmc Why abundant tropical tree species are phylogenetically old
    Shaopeng Wang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:16039-43. 2013
    ..This demographic advantage results in a positive correlation between species age and abundance, as found in the Panamanian tropical forest community. ..
  15. doi request reprint Spatio-temporal changes in biomass carbon sinks in China's forests from 1977 to 2008
    ZhaoDi Guo
    College of Urban and Environmental Science, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China Life Sci 56:661-71. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that China's forests have a big potential as biomass C sink in the future because of its large area of planted forests with young-aged growth and low C density...
  16. pmc Species richness patterns and water-energy dynamics in the drylands of Northwest China
    Liping Li
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e66450. 2013
    ..The changes in the concordance between vertebrate and plant richness along the climatic gradient suggest that cautions are needed when using concordance between taxa in conservation planning. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint A test of the generality of leaf trait relationships on the Tibetan Plateau
    Jin sheng He
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    New Phytol 170:835-48. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that covarying sets of leaf traits are consistent across environments and biogeographic regions. Our results demonstrate functional convergence of leaf trait relationships in an extreme environment...
  18. doi request reprint Above- and belowground biomass in relation to environmental factors in temperate grasslands, Inner Mongolia
    Wenhong Ma
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China
    Sci China C Life Sci 51:263-70. 2008
    ..Vertical distribution of roots was significantly affected by precipitation, while the effects of soil texture and grassland types were weak...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of nitrogen additions on biomass, stoichiometry and nutrient pools of moss Rhytidium rugosum in a boreal forest in Northeast China
    Enzai Du
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Environ Pollut 188:166-71. 2014
    ..Our findings indicate significant stoichiometric and biomass changes caused by N deposition may lead to a substantial carbon and nutrient loss in boreal moss carpets. ..
  20. pmc Temperature dependence, spatial scale, and tree species diversity in eastern Asia and North America
    Zhiheng Wang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences and Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:13388-92. 2009
    ..These patterns provide evidence that the kinetics of ecological and evolutionary processes play a major role in the latitudinal pattern of biodiversity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Forest annual carbon cost: a global-scale analysis of autotrophic respiration
    Shilong Piao
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Ecology 91:652-61. 2010
    ..05) with either a linear or a power function, implying that the previous individual-based metabolic theory may be not suitable for the application at ecosystem scale...
  22. pmc Patterns, determinants and models of woody plant diversity in China
    Zhiheng Wang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Proc Biol Sci 278:2122-32. 2011
    ..A model based on these results was developed, which explained 76-85% of species richness variation in China, and reasonably predicted the species richness of woody plants in North America and the Northern Hemisphere...
  23. doi request reprint Biomass carbon stocks and their changes in northern China's grasslands during 1982-2006
    Wenhong Ma
    Department of Ecology, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China Life Sci 53:841-50. 2010
    ..e., alpine meadow) was positively correlated with mean January-July temperatures. These results suggest that different grassland ecosystems in China may show diverse responses to future climate changes...
  24. doi request reprint Biomass carbon stocks in China's forests between 2000 and 2050: a prediction based on forest biomass-age relationships
    Bing Xu
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Sci China Life Sci 53:776-83. 2010
    ..23 Pg C during the period 2000-2050, with an average carbon sink of 0.14 Pg C yr(-1). This suggests that China's forests will be a significant carbon sink in the next 50 years...
  25. ncbi request reprint The 7-decade degradation of a large freshwater lake in central Yangtze River, China
    Shuqing Zhao
    Department of Ecology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Environ Sci Technol 39:431-6. 2005
    ..Our results also suggest that lake restoration projects implemented in this region since the end of the 1990s will help to decrease the lake degradation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Land-cover changes in an urban lake watershed in a mega-city, Central China
    Yan Li
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Environ Monit Assess 115:349-59. 2006
    ..These alterations had resulted in significant negative environmental consequences, including decline of lakes, deterioration of water and air quality, and loss of biodiversity...
  27. doi request reprint The impacts of climate change on water resources and agriculture in China
    Shilong Piao
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Science, Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, and Center of Climate Research, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Nature 467:43-51. 2010
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Increased topsoil carbon stock across China's forests
    YuanHe Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100093, China
    Glob Chang Biol 20:2687-96. 2014
    ..The combination of soil carbon accumulation and vegetation carbon sequestration triggers a negative feedback to climate warming, rather than a positive feedback predicted by coupled carbon-climate models. ..
  29. doi request reprint Satellite-based studies on large-scale vegetation changes in China
    Xia Zhao
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    J Integr Plant Biol 54:713-28. 2012
    ..Therefore, we should be cautious when applying remote sensing techniques to monitor vegetation structures, functions, and changes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Leaf nitrogen and phosphorus stoichiometry across 753 terrestrial plant species in China
    Wenxuan Han
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, China
    New Phytol 168:377-85. 2005
    ..The relationships between leaf N, P and N : P ratio and latitude (and MAT) also suggested the existence of broad biogeographical patterns of these leaf traits in Chinese flora...
  31. pmc Effectiveness of protected areas in maintaining plant production
    Zhiyao Tang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences and MOE Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes, Peking University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e19116. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Copper speciation and accumulation in the gill microenvironment of carp ( Cyprinus carpio) in the presence of kaolin particles
    S Tao
    Department of Urban and Environmental Sciences and Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:325-31. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the available copper species increased as a result of desorption, causing a net accumulation of Cu by the gills...
  33. ncbi request reprint Forest biomass carbon sinks in East Asia, with special reference to the relative contributions of forest expansion and forest growth
    Jingyun Fang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Science, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100093, China
    Glob Chang Biol 20:2019-30. 2014
    ..0 Tg C yr(-1), equal to 13.4% of the total region's C sink. Over the last four decades, the biomass C sequestration by East Asia's forests offset 5.8% of its contemporary fossil-fuel CO2 emissions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Impact of impoldering and lake restoration on land-cover changes in Dongting Lake area, Central Yangtze
    Shuqing Zhao
    Department of Ecology, College of Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Ambio 33:311-5. 2004
    ..In the former period, cropland increased sharply at the cost of a drop in other land-cover types, which had resulted in significant negative consequences, while the pattern of land-cover changes reversed in the later period...
  35. doi request reprint Speciation rates decline through time in individual-based models of speciation and extinction
    Shaopeng Wang
    Department of Ecology, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, and Key Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes of the Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Am Nat 182:E83-93. 2013
    ..As a consequence, the model predicts an appropriately slow temporal decline in speciation rates, which provides a mechanistic explanation for the fossil pattern...
  36. pmc Relationship between the relative limitation and resorption efficiency of nitrogen vs phosphorus in woody plants
    Wenxuan Han
    Key Laboratory of Plant Soil Interactions, Ministry of Education, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e83366. 2013
    ..This study also suggests the importance of the foliar N:P ratio as a key parameter for biogeochemical modeling, and the relative resorption hypothesis used to deduce the critical (optimal) N:P ratio for a specific plant community. ..
  37. pmc Evidence for a significant urbanization effect on climate in China
    Liming Zhou
    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:9540-4. 2004
    ..The spatial pattern and magnitude of our estimate are consistent with those of urbanization characterized by changes in the percentage of urban population and in satellite-measured greenness...
  38. doi request reprint Net carbon dioxide losses of northern ecosystems in response to autumn warming
    Shilong Piao
    LSCE, UMR CEA CNRS, Bâtiment 709, CE, L Orme des Merisiers, F 91191 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Nature 451:49-52. 2008
    ..If future autumn warming occurs at a faster rate than in spring, the ability of northern ecosystems to sequester carbon may be diminished earlier than previously suggested...
  39. pmc Returning forests analyzed with the forest identity
    Pekka E Kauppi
    Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, PO Box 27, 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:17574-9. 2006
    ..The Forest Identity also could serve as a tool for setting forest goals and illuminating how national policies accelerate or retard the forest transitions that are diffusing among nations...