Susan Harrison

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ecological contingency in the effects of climatic warming on forest herb communities
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:19362-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Plant communities on infertile soils are less sensitive to climate change
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ann Bot 116:1017-22. 2015
  3. pmc Climate-driven diversity loss in a grassland community
    Susan P Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112:8672-7. 2015
  4. ncbi request reprint Biogeographic affinity helps explain productivity-richness relationships at regional and local scales
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 170:S5-15. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Invasion in a diversity hotspot: exotic cover and native richness in the Californian serpentine flora
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Ecology 87:695-703. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Toward a better understanding of the regional causes of local community richness
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:969-79. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Introduction: Merging evolutionary and ecological approaches to understanding geographic gradients in species richness
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 170:S1-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Productivity alters the scale dependence of the diversity-invasibility relationship
    Kendi F Davies
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Ecology 88:1940-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Invasion in a heterogeneous world: resistance, coexistence or hostile takeover?
    Brett A Melbourne
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:77-94. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial niches and coexistence: testing theory with tarweeds
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Ecology 91:2141-50. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Ecological contingency in the effects of climatic warming on forest herb communities
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:19362-7. 2010
    ..Our results provide community-level validation of predicted nonlinearities in climate change effects...
  2. doi request reprint Plant communities on infertile soils are less sensitive to climate change
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ann Bot 116:1017-22. 2015
    ..This paper tests explanations related to macroclimatic differences, overstorey effects on microclimate, variation in soil texture and plant functional traits...
  3. pmc Climate-driven diversity loss in a grassland community
    Susan P Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112:8672-7. 2015
    ..Such diversity losses, which may also foreshadow larger-scale extinctions, may be especially likely in semiarid regions that are undergoing climatic trends toward higher aridity and lower productivity. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Biogeographic affinity helps explain productivity-richness relationships at regional and local scales
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 170:S5-15. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Invasion in a diversity hotspot: exotic cover and native richness in the Californian serpentine flora
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Ecology 87:695-703. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that, in spite of some localized impacts, exotic species are not exerting a detectable overall effect on the community richness of the unique native flora of Californian serpentine...
  6. doi request reprint Toward a better understanding of the regional causes of local community richness
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:969-79. 2008
    ..In conclusion, we suggest some ways that similar approaches could be applied to other aspects of community structure beyond species richness...
  7. ncbi request reprint Introduction: Merging evolutionary and ecological approaches to understanding geographic gradients in species richness
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am Nat 170:S1-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Productivity alters the scale dependence of the diversity-invasibility relationship
    Kendi F Davies
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Ecology 88:1940-7. 2007
    ..This occurred within a single spatial scale when the environment shifted from being locally unproductive to productive...
  9. ncbi request reprint Invasion in a heterogeneous world: resistance, coexistence or hostile takeover?
    Brett A Melbourne
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:77-94. 2007
    ..As a young field, there is an unrivalled opportunity for theoreticians and experimenters to work together to build a tractable theory informed by data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial niches and coexistence: testing theory with tarweeds
    Susan Harrison
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Ecology 91:2141-50. 2010
    ..Nonetheless, chance events may often cause natural communities to include some transient populations at any given time, leading them to appear "unsaturated" with species...
  11. doi request reprint Biotic context and soil properties modulate native plant responses to enhanced rainfall
    Anu Eskelinen
    Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA and Department of Biology, University of Oulu, PO Box 3000, FI 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Ann Bot 116:963-73. 2015
    ..g. competitors) and abiotic (e.g. soils) environment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Density-dependent foraging behaviors in a parasitoid lead to density-dependent parasitism of its host
    James Umbanhowar
    Center for Population Biology, Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Oecologia 137:123-30. 2003
    ..Most of the variation in parasitism was not correlated with density of O. vetusta...
  13. ncbi request reprint Metacommunity models predict the local-regional species richness relationship in a natural system
    Bernard Hugueny
    IRD, Laboratoire d Ecologie des Hydrosystèmes Fluviaux, Universite Lyon 1, 43 Boulevard du 11 Novembre 1918, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    Ecology 88:1696-706. 2007
    ..Our study is one of the first to make and successfully test quantitative predictions for how a widely studied community pattern, the LSR-RSR relationship, arises from metacommunity dynamics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Regional enrichment of local assemblages is robust to variation in local productivity, abiotic gradients, and heterogeneity
    Amy L Freestone
    Ecol Lett 9:95-102. 2006
    ..We conclude that species availability from the regional pool may consistently enrich local communities, even while other constraints on local richness operate...