F S Chapin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alaska
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Building resilience and adaptation to manage Arctic change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 35:198-202. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of land-surface changes in arctic summer warming
    F S Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Science 310:657-60. 2005
  3. pmc Policy strategies to address sustainability of Alaskan boreal forests in response to a directionally changing climate
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology and Department of Political Science, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16637-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Global change and the boreal forest: thresholds, shifting states or gradual change?
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 33:361-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Resilience and vulnerability of northern regions to social and environmental change
    F S Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Ambio 33:344-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Managing climate change impacts to enhance the resilience and sustainability of Fennoscandian forests
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 99775, USA
    Ambio 36:528-33. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of plant traits on ecosystem and regional processes: a conceptual framework for predicting the consequences of global change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Ann Bot 91:455-63. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in vegetation in northern Alaska under scenarios of climate change, 2003-2100: implications for climate feedbacks
    E S Euskirchen
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, USA
    Ecol Appl 19:1022-43. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Directional changes in ecological communities and social-ecological systems: a framework for prediction based on Alaskan examples
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, USA
    Am Nat 168:S36-49. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Methane bubbling from northern lakes: present and future contributions to the global methane budget
    Katey M Walter
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 365:1657-76. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Building resilience and adaptation to manage Arctic change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 35:198-202. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of land-surface changes in arctic summer warming
    F S Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Science 310:657-60. 2005
    ..The continuation of current trends in shrub and tree expansion could further amplify this atmospheric heating by two to seven times...
  3. pmc Policy strategies to address sustainability of Alaskan boreal forests in response to a directionally changing climate
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology and Department of Political Science, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16637-43. 2006
    ..Each strategy provides societal benefits, and we suggest that all of them be pursued simultaneously...
  4. ncbi request reprint Global change and the boreal forest: thresholds, shifting states or gradual change?
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 33:361-5. 2004
    ..Many of these triggers for change are amenable to management, suggesting that our choice of policies in the coming decades will substantially influence the ecological and societal consequences of current climatic change...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resilience and vulnerability of northern regions to social and environmental change
    F S Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Ambio 33:344-9. 2004
    ..This paper summarizes the role of northern regions in the global system and provides a blueprint for assessing the factors that govern their sensitivity to social and environmental change...
  6. ncbi request reprint Managing climate change impacts to enhance the resilience and sustainability of Fennoscandian forests
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 99775, USA
    Ambio 36:528-33. 2007
    ..Management of corridors and assisted migration could speed the movement of appropriate species...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of plant traits on ecosystem and regional processes: a conceptual framework for predicting the consequences of global change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Ann Bot 91:455-63. 2003
    ..Plant traits also have landscape and regional effects through their effects on water and energy exchange and disturbance regime...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in vegetation in northern Alaska under scenarios of climate change, 2003-2100: implications for climate feedbacks
    E S Euskirchen
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, USA
    Ecol Appl 19:1022-43. 2009
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  9. ncbi request reprint Directional changes in ecological communities and social-ecological systems: a framework for prediction based on Alaskan examples
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, USA
    Am Nat 168:S36-49. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Methane bubbling from northern lakes: present and future contributions to the global methane budget
    Katey M Walter
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 365:1657-76. 2007
    ..Long-term decline in CH4 ebullition from lakes due to lake area loss and permafrost thaw would occur only after the large release of CH4 associated thermokarst lake development in the zone of continuous permafrost...
  11. ncbi request reprint Methane bubbling from Siberian thaw lakes as a positive feedback to climate warming
    K M Walter
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, USA
    Nature 443:71-5. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Consequences of changing biodiversity
    F S Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Nature 405:234-42. 2000
    ..The large ecological and societal consequences of changing biodiversity should be minimized to preserve options for future solutions to global environmental problems...
  13. doi request reprint Ecosystem stewardship: sustainability strategies for a rapidly changing planet
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:241-9. 2010
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  14. pmc Biodiversity loss threatens human well-being
    Sandra Diaz
    Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal CONICET UNC and FCEFyN, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina
    PLoS Biol 4:e277. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Mycorrhizal colonization mediated by species interactions in arctic tundra
    Carlos Urcelay
    Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal and FCEFyN, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba CONICET, C C 495, 5000, Cordoba, Argentina
    Oecologia 137:399-404. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Ecosystem carbon storage in arctic tundra reduced by long-term nutrient fertilization
    Michelle C Mack
    Department of Botany, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Nature 431:440-3. 2004
    ..Our study suggests that projected release of soil nutrients associated with high-latitude warming may further amplify carbon release from soils, causing a net loss of ecosystem carbon and a positive feedback to climate warming...
  17. ncbi request reprint Global negative vegetation feedback to climate warming responses of leaf litter decomposition rates in cold biomes
    Johannes H C Cornelissen
    Department of Systems Ecology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Institute of Ecological Science, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ecol Lett 10:619-27. 2007
    ..Depending on the strength of other (previously reported) positive feedbacks of shrub expansion on soil carbon turnover, this may partly counteract direct warming enhancement of litter decomposition...
  18. ncbi request reprint High-latitude Sustainability: options for enhancing the resilience of northern countries to rapid social and environmental change: a message to policy makers
    Ola Ullsten
    World Commission on Forests and Sustainable Development
    Ambio 33:343. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Bringing feedback and resilience of high-latitude ecosystems into the corporate boardroom
    Gail Whiteman
    Department of Business Society Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ambio 33:371-6. 2004
    ..The paper concludes with a call for a detailed research agenda on the role of transnational and national companies within high-latitude regions...
  20. pmc Profile of F. Stuart Chapin III
    Philip Downey
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16634-6. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in anthropogenic drivers that influence the vulnerability and resilience of social-ecological systems
    Bruce C Forbes
    Arctic Centre, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland
    Ambio 33:377-82. 2004
    ..Climate change may exacerbate this situation in some places but may offer opportunities to enhance resilience in the long term...
  22. ncbi request reprint Global consequences of land use
    Jonathan A Foley
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, University of Wisconsin, 1710 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Science 309:570-4. 2005
    ..We face the challenge of managing trade-offs between immediate human needs and maintaining the capacity of the biosphere to provide goods and services in the long term...
  23. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variations in plant species effects on soil N and P dynamics
    Valerie T Eviner
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Ecology 87:974-86. 2006
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