Michael E Loik

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Photosynthesis of seedlings of Otoba novogranatensis (Myristicaceae) and Ruagea glabra (Meliaceae) in abandoned pasture, secondary forest and plantation habitats in Costa Rica
    Michael E Loik
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Rev Biol Trop 61:1493-507. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A multi-scale perspective of water pulses in dryland ecosystems: climatology and ecohydrology of the western USA
    Michael E Loik
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    Oecologia 141:269-81. 2004
  3. doi request reprint The effect of cactus spines on light interception and Photosystem II for three sympatric species of Opuntia from the Mojave Desert
    Michael E Loik
    Environmental Studies Department, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Physiol Plant 134:87-98. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Global change effects on Bromus tectorum L. (Poaceae) at its high-elevation range margin
    Amy L Concilio
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 19:161-72. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Influence of summer marine fog and low cloud stratus on water relations of evergreen woody shrubs (Arctostaphylos: Ericaceae) in the chaparral of central California
    Michael C Vasey
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Oecologia 170:325-37. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Convergence across biomes to a common rain-use efficiency
    Travis E Huxman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Nature 429:651-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Thresholds, memory, and seasonality: understanding pulse dynamics in arid/semi-arid ecosystems
    Susan Schwinning
    Oecologia 141:191-3. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of an increase in summer precipitation on leaf, soil, and ecosystem fluxes of CO2 and H2O in a sotol grassland in Big Bend National Park, Texas
    Lisa Patrick
    Department of Biological Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 3131, USA
    Oecologia 151:704-18. 2007

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Photosynthesis of seedlings of Otoba novogranatensis (Myristicaceae) and Ruagea glabra (Meliaceae) in abandoned pasture, secondary forest and plantation habitats in Costa Rica
    Michael E Loik
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Rev Biol Trop 61:1493-507. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint A multi-scale perspective of water pulses in dryland ecosystems: climatology and ecohydrology of the western USA
    Michael E Loik
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    Oecologia 141:269-81. 2004
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The effect of cactus spines on light interception and Photosystem II for three sympatric species of Opuntia from the Mojave Desert
    Michael E Loik
    Environmental Studies Department, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Physiol Plant 134:87-98. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Global change effects on Bromus tectorum L. (Poaceae) at its high-elevation range margin
    Amy L Concilio
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Glob Chang Biol 19:161-72. 2013
    ..We found evidence for P-limitation at this site and an increase in P-availability with N additions, suggesting that stoichiometric relationships may also influence B. tectorum spread...
  5. doi request reprint Influence of summer marine fog and low cloud stratus on water relations of evergreen woody shrubs (Arctostaphylos: Ericaceae) in the chaparral of central California
    Michael C Vasey
    Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Oecologia 170:325-37. 2012
    ..Because rare seeders in maritime chaparral are more vulnerable to xylem cavitation than interior seeders, the potential breakdown of the summer marine layer along the coast is of potential conservation concern...
  6. ncbi request reprint Convergence across biomes to a common rain-use efficiency
    Travis E Huxman
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Nature 429:651-4. 2004
    ..Forecasts of future ecosystem behaviour should take into account this convergent feature of terrestrial biomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thresholds, memory, and seasonality: understanding pulse dynamics in arid/semi-arid ecosystems
    Susan Schwinning
    Oecologia 141:191-3. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of an increase in summer precipitation on leaf, soil, and ecosystem fluxes of CO2 and H2O in a sotol grassland in Big Bend National Park, Texas
    Lisa Patrick
    Department of Biological Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 3131, USA
    Oecologia 151:704-18. 2007
    ..In summary, greater amounts of summer precipitation may lead to short-term increased carbon uptake by this sotol grassland ecosystem...