P B Reich

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plant diversity, CO2, and N influence inorganic and organic N leaching in grasslands
    Feike A Dijkstra
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 88:490-500. 2007
  2. pmc Elevated CO₂ influences microbial carbon and nitrogen cycling
    Meiying Xu
    State Key Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Ministry Guangdong Province Jointly Breeding Base, South China, Guangdong Institute of Microbiology, Guangzhou, China
    BMC Microbiol 13:124. 2013
  3. pmc Key canopy traits drive forest productivity
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:2128-34. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Nitrogen limitation constrains sustainability of ecosystem response to CO2
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 440:922-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Universal scaling of respiratory metabolism, size and nitrogen in plants
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 439:457-61. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Global biogeography of plant chemistry: filling in the blanks
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, 55108, USA
    New Phytol 168:263-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting leaf physiology from simple plant and climate attributes: a global GLOPNET analysis
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1982-8. 2007
  8. pmc Species and functional group diversity independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to CO2 and N
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, 55108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:10101-6. 2004
  9. pmc Global patterns of plant leaf N and P in relation to temperature and latitude
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, 55108 6112, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:11001-6. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Climate warming will reduce growth and survival of Scots pine except in the far north
    P B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108 1027, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:588-97. 2008

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Plant diversity, CO2, and N influence inorganic and organic N leaching in grasslands
    Feike A Dijkstra
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 88:490-500. 2007
    ..DON losses can be as large as DIN loss but are more sensitive to organic matter production and turnover...
  2. pmc Elevated CO₂ influences microbial carbon and nitrogen cycling
    Meiying Xu
    State Key Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Ministry Guangdong Province Jointly Breeding Base, South China, Guangdong Institute of Microbiology, Guangzhou, China
    BMC Microbiol 13:124. 2013
    ..0) was used to examine the composition, structure, and metabolic potential of soil microbial communities from a grassland field experiment after ten-year field exposure to ambient and elevated CO₂ concentrations...
  3. pmc Key canopy traits drive forest productivity
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:2128-34. 2012
    ..Given the increasing capacity to remotely sense canopy LAI, %N and phenology, these results support the idea that physiologically based scaling relations can be useful tools for global modelling...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nitrogen limitation constrains sustainability of ecosystem response to CO2
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 440:922-5. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Universal scaling of respiratory metabolism, size and nitrogen in plants
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 439:457-61. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that plants and animals follow different metabolic scaling relations, driven by distinct mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Global biogeography of plant chemistry: filling in the blanks
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, 55108, USA
    New Phytol 168:263-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting leaf physiology from simple plant and climate attributes: a global GLOPNET analysis
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1982-8. 2007
    ..This shows encouraging possibilities of progress in developing general predictive equations for macro-ecology, global scaling, and global modeling...
  8. pmc Species and functional group diversity independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to CO2 and N
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, 55108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:10101-6. 2004
    ..These results indicate that S and F independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to elevated CO(2) and N...
  9. pmc Global patterns of plant leaf N and P in relation to temperature and latitude
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, 55108 6112, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:11001-6. 2004
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  10. doi request reprint Climate warming will reduce growth and survival of Scots pine except in the far north
    P B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108 1027, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:588-97. 2008
    ..Thus, even modest climate warming will likely influence Scots pine survival and growth, but in distinct ways in different parts of the species range...
  11. doi request reprint Leaf phosphorus influences the photosynthesis-nitrogen relation: a cross-biome analysis of 314 species
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Oecologia 160:207-12. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Controls on declining carbon balance with leaf age among 10 woody species in Australian woodland: do leaves have zero daily net carbon balances when they die?
    Peter B Reich
    University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    New Phytol 183:153-66. 2009
    ..Thus, the results suggest that a whole-plant economic framework, including respiratory costs, may be useful in assessing controls on leaf longevity...
  13. pmc Evidence of a general 2/3-power law of scaling leaf nitrogen to phosphorus among major plant groups and biomes
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:877-83. 2010
    ..Additionally, although abundant variance exists within broad constraints, these results also support the idea that surprisingly simple rules regulate leaf form and function in terrestrial ecosystems...
  14. doi request reprint Elevated CO2 reduces losses of plant diversity caused by nitrogen deposition
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Science 326:1399-402. 2009
    ..This resulted from multiple effects of CO2 and N on plant traits and soil resources that altered competitive interactions among species. Elevated CO2 thus ameliorated the negative effects of N enrichment on species richness...
  15. doi request reprint Scaling of respiration to nitrogen in leaves, stems and roots of higher land plants
    Peter B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108 1027, USA
    Ecol Lett 11:793-801. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Plant diversity enhances ecosystem responses to elevated CO2 and nitrogen deposition
    P B Reich
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 410:809-12. 2001
    ..We found that the enhanced biomass accumulation in response to elevated levels of CO2 or nitrogen, or their combination, is less in species-poor than in species-rich assemblages...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diversity and productivity in a long-term grassland experiment
    D Tilman
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Science 294:843-5. 2001
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  18. ncbi request reprint Legume species identity and soil nitrogen supply determine symbiotic nitrogen-fixation responses to elevated atmospheric [CO2]
    Jason B West
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN, USA
    New Phytol 167:523-30. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that legume species identity and N supply are critical factors in determining symbiotic N-fixation responses to increased atmospheric [CO2]...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physiological and phenological responses of oak seedlings to oak forest soil in the absence of trees
    Ian A Dickie
    University of Minnesota, Department of Forest Resources, St Paul, MN, USA
    Tree Physiol 27:133-40. 2007
    ..Belowground influences of trees on conspecific seedlings may play a critical role in early seedling establishment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of earthworm invasion on plant species richness in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Conserv Biol 21:997-1008. 2007
    ..Our results provide regional evidence that invasion by Lumbricus species may be an important mechanism in reduced plant-species richness and changes in plant communities in mature forests dominated by sugar maples...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nutrient conservation increases with latitude of origin in European Pinus sylvestris populations
    J Oleksyn
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 115 Green Hall, 1530 Cleveland Avenue N, MN 55108 6112, St Paul, USA
    Oecologia 136:220-35. 2003
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  22. ncbi request reprint Exotic earthworm effects on hardwood forest floor, nutrient availability and native plants: a mesocosm study
    Cindy M Hale
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108 6112, USA
    Oecologia 155:509-18. 2008
    ..rubellus alone. This study corroborates field studies that European earthworm invasions alter North American forest ecosystem processes by initiating a cascade of impacts on plant community composition and soil properties...
  23. ncbi request reprint Direct and indirect effects of CO2, nitrogen, and community diversity on plant-enemy interactions
    Jennifer A Lau
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 89:226-36. 2008
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  24. doi request reprint Transgenerational effects of global environmental change: long-term CO(2) and nitrogen treatments influence offspring growth response to elevated CO(2)
    Jennifer A Lau
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN, 55108, USA
    Oecologia 158:141-50. 2008
    ..Combined, our results suggest that transgenerational effects of eCO(2) and N-addition may influence the growth stimulation effects of eCO(2), potentially altering the long-term impacts of eCO(2) on plant populations...
  25. ncbi request reprint The resource economics of chemical and structural defenses across nitrogen supply gradients
    Joseph Craine
    100 Ecology, University of Minnesota, 1987 Upper Buford, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Oecologia 137:547-56. 2003
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  26. ncbi request reprint Reducing greenhouse gas emissions for climate stabilization: framing regional options
    Laura Schmitt Olabisi
    Ecosystem Science and Sustainability Initiative, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:1696-703. 2009
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  27. ncbi request reprint Regional extent of an ecosystem engineer: earthworm invasion in northern hardwood forests
    Andrew R Holdsworth
    University of Minnesota, Conservation Biology Graduate Program, 187 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Avenue, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1666-77. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Good-Enough RFLP Matcher (GERM) program
    Ian A Dickie
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 115 Green Hall, 1530 N Cleveland Ave, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Mycorrhiza 13:171-2. 2003
    ..The program is available through the web page of this journal...
  29. ncbi request reprint Changes in hardwood forest understory plant communities in response to European earthworm invasions
    Cindy M Hale
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108 6112, USA
    Ecology 87:1637-49. 2006
    ..Evidence from these forest sites suggests that earthworm invasion can lead to dramatic changes in the understory community and that the nature of these changes is influenced by the species composition of the invading earthworm community...
  30. doi request reprint Fine root decomposition rates do not mirror those of leaf litter among temperate tree species
    Sarah E Hobbie
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Oecologia 162:505-13. 2010
    ..Our results imply that studies that focus solely on aboveground traits may obscure some of the important mechanisms by which plant species influence ecosystem processes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Legume presence increases photosynthesis and N concentrations of co-occurring non-fixers but does not modulate their responsiveness to carbon dioxide enrichment
    Tali D Lee
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 115 Green Hall, 1530 Cleveland Ave N, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Oecologia 137:22-31. 2003
    ..Regardless of the presence or absence of Lupinus, CO(2) enrichment resulted in reduced leaf N concentrations and rates of net photosynthesis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Untangling positive and negative biotic interactions: views from above and below ground in a forest ecosystem
    Rebecca A Montgomery
    University of Minnesota, Department of Forest Resources, 1530 Cleveland Ave N, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 91:3641-55. 2010
    ..g., competition) should consider simultaneous positive and negative interactions occurring above and below ground...
  33. ncbi request reprint Biodiversity and ecosystem stability in a decade-long grassland experiment
    David Tilman
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, 1987 Upper Buford Circle, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Nature 441:629-32. 2006
    ..Our results indicate that the reliable, efficient and sustainable supply of some foods (for example, livestock fodder), biofuels and ecosystem services can be enhanced by the use of biodiversity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Tree species effects on decomposition and forest floor dynamics in a common garden
    Sarah E Hobbie
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 87:2288-97. 2006
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  35. pmc From selection to complementarity: shifts in the causes of biodiversity-productivity relationships in a long-term biodiversity experiment
    Joseph Fargione
    Department of Ecology, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:871-6. 2007
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  36. ncbi request reprint Elevated [CO2] and increased N supply reduce leaf disease and related photosynthetic impacts on Solidago rigida
    Joachim Strengbom
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Ave N, St Paul, 55108, USA
    Oecologia 149:519-25. 2006
    ..Our results show that, in this instance, indirect effects from elevated [CO(2)], i.e., lower disease incidence, had a stronger effect on realized photosynthetic rate than the direct effect of higher [CO(2)]...
  37. pmc The scaling of leaf area and mass: the cost of light interception increases with leaf size
    Rubén Milla
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Avenue North, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2109-14. 2007
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  38. ncbi request reprint Predicting leaf area index from scaling principles: corroboration and consequences
    Kirk R Wythers
    Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Tree Physiol 23:1171-9. 2003
    ..The results indicate that biologically based LAI scaling approaches can closely track temporal changes in a deciduous forest and have potential for spatial and temporal scaling of LAI...
  39. ncbi request reprint Strong ecological but weak evolutionary effects of elevated CO2 on a recombinant inbred population of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Jennifer A Lau
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, 250 Biosciences, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    New Phytol 175:351-62. 2007
    ..The data suggest that patterns of natural selection and the quantitative genetic parameters of this A. thaliana population are robust to increases in CO2 concentration and that responses to eCO2 will be primarily ecological...
  40. ncbi request reprint Least-cost input mixtures of water and nitrogen for photosynthesis
    Ian J Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    Am Nat 161:98-111. 2003
    ..This restraint of transpirational water use apparently counterbalances the multiple costs of deploying high-nitrogen leaves...
  41. doi request reprint Plant species traits are the predominant control on litter decomposition rates within biomes worldwide
    William K Cornwell
    Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Department of Systems Ecology, Institute of Ecological Science, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ecol Lett 11:1065-71. 2008
    ..This connection between plant strategies and decomposability is crucial for both understanding vegetation-soil feedbacks, and for improving forecasts of the global carbon cycle...
  42. ncbi request reprint Evidence that the negative relationship between seed mass and relative growth rate is not physiological but linked to species identity: a within-family analysis of Scots pine
    Jorge Castro
    Grupo de Ecología Terrestre, Departamento de Ecologia, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, E 18071 Granada, Spain
    Tree Physiol 28:1077-82. 2008
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  43. doi request reprint Why are evergreen leaves so contrary about shade?
    Christopher H Lusk
    Department of Biological Science, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:299-303. 2008
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  44. ncbi request reprint Dark respiration rate increases with plant size in saplings of three temperate tree species despite decreasing tissue nitrogen and nonstructural carbohydrates
    Jose Luis Machado
    Department of Biology, Swarthmore College, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081, USA
    Tree Physiol 26:915-23. 2006
    ..However, contrary to our hypotheses, whole-plant and tissue R(d) increased with plant size in the three species...
  45. ncbi request reprint Irradiance, temperature and rainfall influence leaf dark respiration in woody plants: evidence from comparisons across 20 sites
    Ian J Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    New Phytol 169:309-19. 2006
    ..Our findings should prove useful for modelling plant nutrient and carbon budgets, and for modelling vegetation shifts with climate change...
  46. ncbi request reprint Conventional functional classification schemes underestimate the relationship with ecosystem functioning
    Justin P Wright
    Ecol Lett 9:111-20. 2006
    ..These results suggest that we need a more nuanced understanding of how the diversity of functional traits of species in an assemblage affects ecosystem functioning...
  47. ncbi request reprint Stoichiometric response of nitrogen-fixing and non-fixing dicots to manipulations of CO2, nitrogen, and diversity
    Amy M Novotny
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Oecologia 151:687-96. 2007
    ..These data suggest that atmospheric CO(2) levels, N availability, and plant species diversity interact to affect both aboveground and belowground processes by altering plant elemental composition...
  48. ncbi request reprint Leaf-level light compensation points in shade-tolerant woody seedlings
    Joseph M Craine
    New Phytol 166:710-3. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint Assessing the generality of global leaf trait relationships
    Ian J Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
    New Phytol 166:485-96. 2005
    ..Much, but not all, heterogeneity can be explained by variation in sample size alone. PNUE can also be considered as part of this trait spectrum, whereas leaf K and N : P ratios are only loosely related...
  50. ncbi request reprint Fundamental trade-offs generating the worldwide leaf economics spectrum
    Bill Shipley
    Departement de Biologie, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Ecology 87:535-41. 2006
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  51. ncbi request reprint The worldwide leaf economics spectrum
    Ian J Wright
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    Nature 428:821-7. 2004
    ..Reliable quantification of the leaf economics spectrum and its interaction with climate will prove valuable for modelling nutrient fluxes and vegetation boundaries under changing land-use and climate...
  52. ncbi request reprint Biomass and toxicity responses of poison ivy (Toxicodendron radicans) to elevated atmospheric CO2: comment
    Stefan A Schnitzer
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Ecology 89:581-5; discussion 585-7. 2008
  53. ncbi request reprint Assessing environmental changes in grasslands
    Charles E Mitchell
    Science 299:1844-5; author reply 1844-5. 2003
  54. pmc "Diminishing returns" in the scaling of functional leaf traits across and within species groups
    Karl J Niklas
    Department of Plant Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8891-6. 2007
    ..We argue that this set reflects a fundamental property of all plants and helps to explain why annual growth fails to keep pace with increases in total body mass across species...