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. 


Hansen, W.D., F.S. Chapin III, H.T. Naughton, T.S. Rupp, and D. Verbyla 2016. Forest-landscape structure mediates effects of a spruce bark beetle (Dendroctonus rufipennis) outbreak on subsequent likelihood of burning in Alaskan boreal forest. Forest Ecology and Management. 369. 38-46.
Harp, D. R., A. L. Atchley, S. L. Painter, E. Coon, C. Wilson, V. E. Romanovsky and J. C. Rowland 2016. Effect of soil property uncertainties on permafrost thaw projections: A calibration-constrained analysis. The Cryosphere. 10. 341-358. doi:10.5194/tc-10-341-2016.
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.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.
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.
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.