Peer-reviewed publications published from Alaska Climate Science Center-funded research and by Alaska Climate Science Center-affiliated scientists. Copyright laws prohibit us from publishing most peer-reviewed journal articles. 


He, Y., J. Yang, Q. Zhuang, J.W. Harden, A.D. McGuire, Y. Liu, G. Wang, L. Gu 2016. Incorporating microbial dormancy dynamics into soil decomposition models to improve quantification of soil carbon dynamics of northern temperate forests. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences . 120. 2596-2611. doi: 10.1002/2015JG003130.
Herman-Mercer, N., E. Matking, M. Laituir, R. Toohey, M. Massey, K. Elder, P. Schuster, and E Mutter 2016. Changing times, changing stories: generational differences in climate change perspectives from four remote indigenous communities in Subarctic Alaska. Ecology and Society. 21(3). 28. doi:
Kelly, R., H. Genet, A.D. McGuire, and F.S. Hu 2016. Paleodata-informed modeling of large carbon losses from recent burning of boreal forests. Nature Climate Change . 6. 79-82. doi:10.1038/nclimate2832.
Lader, R., U.S. Bhatt, J.E. Walsh, T. S. Rupp, P.A. Bieniek 2016. Two-Meter Temperature and Precipitation from Atmospheric Reanalysis Evaluated for Alaska. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 55(4). 901-922. doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0162.1.
Lara, M.J., H. Genet, A.D. McGuire, E.S. Euskirchen, Y. Zhang, D. Brown, M.T. Jorgenson, V. Romanovsky, A. Breen, W.R. Bolton 2016. Thermokarst rates intensify due to climate change and forest fragmentation in an Alaskan boreal forest lowland. Global Change Biology. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13124.
Lara, M.J., H. Genet, A.D. McGuire, E.S. Euskirchen, Y. Zhang, D.R.N. Brown, M.T. Jorgenson, V. Romanovsky, A. Breen, and W.R. Bolton 2016. Lowland boreal forest ecosystems in Alaska are dominated by wetlands comprised of a complex mosaic of fens, collapse-scar bogs, low shrub/scrub, and forests growing on elevated ice-rich permafrost soils. Thermokarst has affected the lowlands of the Tanana. Global Change Biology. 22(2). 816-829. doi:10.1111/gcb.13124.
Liljedahl, A. K., J. Boike, R. P. Daanen, A. N. Fedorov, G. V. Frost, G. Grosse, Y. Iijma, J. C. Jorgenson, N. Matveyeva, M. Necsoiu, M. K. Raynolds, V. E. Romanovsky, J Schulla, K. Tape, D. A. Walker, H. Yabuki 2016. Recent circum-Arctic ice wedge degradation with major hydrologic impacts. Nature Geoscience. doi: 10.1038/NGEO2674.
Littell, J.S., G.T. Pederson, S.T. Gray, M. Tjoelker, A.F. Hamlet, and C. Woodhouse 2016. Reconstructions of Columbia River streamflow from tree ring chronologies in the Pacific Northwest, USA. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 52(5). 1121-1141. doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12442.
Littell, J.S., D.L. Peterson, K.L. Riley, Y.-Q Liu, C. Luce 2016. A review of the relationships between drought and forest fire in the United States. Global Change Biology . 22(7). 2353-2369. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13275.
Luo, Y., A. Ahlstrom, S.D. Allison, N.H. Batjes, V. Brovkin, N. Carvalhais, A. Chappell, P. Ciais, E.A. Davidson, A. Finzi, K. Georgiou, B. Guenet, O. Hararuk, J.W. Harden, Y. He, F. Hopkins, L. Jiang, C. Koven, R.B. Jackson, C.D. Jones, M.J. Lara, J. Liang, A.D. McGuire, W. Parton, C. Peng, J.T. Randerson, A. Salazar, C.A. Sierra, M.J. Smith, H. Tian, K.E.O. Todd-Brown, M. Torn, K.J. van Groenigen, Y.P. Wang, T.O. West, Y. Wei, W.R. Wieder, J. Xia, X. Xu, X. Xu, and T. Zhou 2016. Toward more realistic projections of soil carbon dynamics by Earth system models. Global Change Biology. 30(1). 40-56. doi: 10.1002/2015GB005239.