J T Wootton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Complex population dynamics in mussels arising from density-linked stochasticity
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75700. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Experimental separation of genetic and demographic factors on extinction risk in wild populations
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ecology 94:2117-23. 2013
  3. pmc Carbon system measurements and potential climatic drivers at a site of rapidly declining ocean pH
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e53396. 2012
  4. pmc River food web response to large-scale riparian zone manipulations
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e51839. 2012
  5. pmc Effects of timber harvest on river food webs: physical, chemical and biological responses
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43561. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Experimental species removal alters ecological dynamics in a natural ecosystem
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ecology 91:42-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Local interactions predict large-scale pattern in empirically derived cellular automata
    J T Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Nature 413:841-4. 2001
  8. pmc Dynamic patterns and ecological impacts of declining ocean pH in a high-resolution multi-year dataset
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:18848-53. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Field parameterization and experimental test of the neutral theory of biodiversity
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Nature 433:309-12. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Estimating nonlinear interaction strengths: an observation-based method for species-rich food webs
    Mark Novak
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ecology 89:2083-9. 2008

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Publications13

  1. pmc Complex population dynamics in mussels arising from density-linked stochasticity
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75700. 2013
    ..More thoroughly characterizing and interpreting deviations from the mean behavior of a system will lead to better ecological prediction and improved insight into the important processes affecting populations and ecosystems. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Experimental separation of genetic and demographic factors on extinction risk in wild populations
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ecology 94:2117-23. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Carbon system measurements and potential climatic drivers at a site of rapidly declining ocean pH
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e53396. 2012
    ..These tests of multiple potential drivers of the observed rapid rate of pH decline indicate a primary role for inorganic carbon and suggest that geochemical models of coastal ocean carbon fluxes need increased investigation...
  4. pmc River food web response to large-scale riparian zone manipulations
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e51839. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Effects of timber harvest on river food webs: physical, chemical and biological responses
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43561. 2012
    ..The biological variables most relevant to human stakeholders were surprisingly insensitive to timber harvest, however, apparently because of decoupling from nutrient responses and unexpectedly weak responses by physical variables...
  6. ncbi request reprint Experimental species removal alters ecological dynamics in a natural ecosystem
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ecology 91:42-8. 2010
    ..Hence, further investigation of the mechanisms and implications of transmission of environmental stochasticity in natural ecosystems is merited...
  7. ncbi request reprint Local interactions predict large-scale pattern in empirically derived cellular automata
    J T Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Nature 413:841-4. 2001
    ..Here, I show that an empirically derived cellular automaton model of a rocky intertidal mussel bed based on local interactions correctly predicts large-scale spatial patterns observed in nature...
  8. pmc Dynamic patterns and ecological impacts of declining ocean pH in a high-resolution multi-year dataset
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:18848-53. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that pH decline is proceeding at a more rapid rate than previously predicted in some areas, and that this decline has ecological consequences for near shore benthic ecosystems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Field parameterization and experimental test of the neutral theory of biodiversity
    J Timothy Wootton
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Nature 433:309-12. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Estimating nonlinear interaction strengths: an observation-based method for species-rich food webs
    Mark Novak
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ecology 89:2083-9. 2008
    ..The method should be applicable to a variety of systems in which empirical estimates of direct interaction strengths have thus far remained elusive...
  11. pmc Treatment-based Markov chain models clarify mechanisms of invasion in an invaded grassland community
    Lisa Castillo Nelis
    Committee on Evolutionary Biology, University of Chicago, 1101 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:539-47. 2010
    ..Using a treatment-based approach to multi-species Markov chain models allowed us to examine the changes in the importance of mechanisms in response to experimental impacts on communities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Understanding and predicting ecological dynamics: are major surprises inevitable?
    Daniel F Doak
    Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
    Ecology 89:952-61. 2008
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  13. pmc An ecological approach to preventing human infection: vaccinating wild mouse reservoirs intervenes in the Lyme disease cycle
    Jean I Tsao
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:18159-64. 2004
    ..Thus, where nonmouse hosts play a large role in infection dynamics, vaccination should be directed at additional species...