S D Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nevada
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated CO2 increases productivity and invasive species success in an arid ecosystem
    S D Smith
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 89154 4004, USA
    Nature 408:79-82. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced monsoon precipitation and nitrogen deposition affect leaf traits and photosynthesis differently in spring and summer in the desert shrub Larrea tridentata
    D H Barker
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89154 4004, USA
    New Phytol 169:799-808. 2006

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Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated CO2 increases productivity and invasive species success in an arid ecosystem
    S D Smith
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 89154 4004, USA
    Nature 408:79-82. 2000
    ..This shift in species composition in favour of exotic annual grasses, driven by global change, has the potential to accelerate the fire cycle, reduce biodiversity and alter ecosystem function in the deserts of western North America...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced monsoon precipitation and nitrogen deposition affect leaf traits and photosynthesis differently in spring and summer in the desert shrub Larrea tridentata
    D H Barker
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89154 4004, USA
    New Phytol 169:799-808. 2006
    ..In the short term, the +H2O and +H2O +N treatments were associated with increasing A(area) in summer, but also with low leaf N(area) and lower A(area) in the long term the following spring...