Christopher J Still

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The contribution of C3 and C4 plants to the carbon cycle of a tallgrass prairie: an isotopic approach
    Christopher J Still
    Department of Plant Biology, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 260 Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Oecologia 136:347-59. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Climate, phylogeny and the ecological distribution of C4 grasses
    Erika J Edwards
    Department of Geography and the Institute for Computational Earth System Science University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 USA
    Ecol Lett 11:266-76. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The relevance of phylogeny to studies of global change
    Erika J Edwards
    Geography Department and the Institute for Computational Earth System Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:243-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The influence of summertime fog and overcast clouds on the growth of a coastal Californian pine: a tree-ring study
    A Park Williams
    Geography Department, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Oecologia 156:601-11. 2008
  5. pmc Forest responses to increasing aridity and warmth in the southwestern United States
    A Park Williams
    Geography Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21289-94. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Seasonal and episodic moisture controls on plant and microbial contributions to soil respiration
    Mariah S Carbone
    Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Oecologia 167:265-78. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Widespread amphibian extinctions from epidemic disease driven by global warming
    J Alan Pounds
    Golden Toad Laboratory for Conservation, Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve and Tropical Science Center, Santa Elena, Puntarenas 5655 73, Costa Rica
    Nature 439:161-7. 2006

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The contribution of C3 and C4 plants to the carbon cycle of a tallgrass prairie: an isotopic approach
    Christopher J Still
    Department of Plant Biology, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 260 Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Oecologia 136:347-59. 2003
    ..Given the global extent of such ecosystems, isotopic imbalances likely contribute to global variations in the carbon isotopic composition of atmospheric CO(2)...
  2. doi request reprint Climate, phylogeny and the ecological distribution of C4 grasses
    Erika J Edwards
    Department of Geography and the Institute for Computational Earth System Science University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 USA
    Ecol Lett 11:266-76. 2008
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  3. ncbi request reprint The relevance of phylogeny to studies of global change
    Erika J Edwards
    Geography Department and the Institute for Computational Earth System Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:243-9. 2007
    ..We outline how phylogenetics can guide better taxon sampling of key physiological traits, and discuss how the emerging field of phyloinformatics presents a promising new framework for scaling from organism physiology to global processes...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of summertime fog and overcast clouds on the growth of a coastal Californian pine: a tree-ring study
    A Park Williams
    Geography Department, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Oecologia 156:601-11. 2008
    ..A change in the height and/or timing of coastal cloud formation with climate change would likely affect this and other populations of California's coastal vegetation...
  5. pmc Forest responses to increasing aridity and warmth in the southwestern United States
    A Park Williams
    Geography Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21289-94. 2010
    ..Emerging knowledge of these impending transitions informs efforts to adaptively manage southwestern forests...
  6. doi request reprint Seasonal and episodic moisture controls on plant and microbial contributions to soil respiration
    Mariah S Carbone
    Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 4060, USA
    Oecologia 167:265-78. 2011
    ..These findings have important implications for the mechanistic representation of SR in models and the response of dry ecosystems to changes in precipitation patterns...
  7. ncbi request reprint Widespread amphibian extinctions from epidemic disease driven by global warming
    J Alan Pounds
    Golden Toad Laboratory for Conservation, Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve and Tropical Science Center, Santa Elena, Puntarenas 5655 73, Costa Rica
    Nature 439:161-7. 2006
    ..With climate change promoting infectious disease and eroding biodiversity, the urgency of reducing greenhouse-gas concentrations is now undeniable...