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February 25, 2009

KCLU-FM Features NCEAS Research
February 25, 2009

Eliana E. Bontti et al.
Global Change Biology Early View, 1/2009
Abstract

February 23, 2009

Collaborations Among Ecologists and Social Scientists
Principal Investigator: John Parker

Parker is exploring interdisciplinary collaborations among ecologists and social scientists, attempting to understand what happens when these types of scientists meet, and how best to organize this type of interdisciplinary research.

January 26, 2009

Emergence and Maintenance of Nutrient Limitation over Multiple Timescales in Terrestrial Ecosystems
Duncan Menge et al.
American Naturalist
173(2) 164-175
Abstract

December 22, 2008

Pyrogeography: Fire's Place in Earth System Science
Principal Investigators: David Bowman and Jennifer Balch
December 22, 2008

Fleishman is Director of Conservation & Resource Management at NCEAS.

December 9, 2008

The most widely used software package for the development of state-of-the-art fisheries stock assessment methods is now available free of charge. NCEAS is a partner in this project funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. 
December 9, 2008

New Interactive-Mapping Website
Recent research at NCEAS produced the first-ever maps of the cumulative impact of humans on the world's oceans. Results from this work and all of the data layers that produced these maps can now be queried online.

 

 

December 2, 2008

ScienceWatch.com Interviews Jim Elser About His Emerging Research Front Paper
Global Analysis of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Limitation of Primary Producers in Freshwater, Marine and Terrestrial Ecosystems
JJ Elser et al.  Abstract

December 1, 2008

Diversity in a Complex Ecological Network with Two Interaction Types
Carlos J. Melián, Jordi Bascompte, Pedro Jordano, Vlastimil Krivan
Oikos Online: Nov 6 2008   Abstract

 

November 13, 2008

Sustaining Biodiversity in Ancient Tropical Countryside
Jai Ranganathan, R. J. Ranjit Daniels, M. D. Subash Chandran, Paul R. Ehrlich, and Gretchen C. Daily
PNAS November 3, 2008
Abstract   BBC Online   

October 28, 2008

Evolutionary History and the Effect of Biodiversity on Plant Productivity
Mark W. Cadotte, Bradley J. Cardinale, and Todd H. Oakley
PNAS Early Edition, October 29, 2008
Abstract
Press Release

October 23, 2008

Distributed Graduate Seminar:
Examining the Science and Politics of an Ocean Conservation Strategy

Graduate students from Hawaii to New Hampshire examine the role of marine protected areas as tools for ecosystem-based management.

October 20, 2008

Colloquium Paper: Species Invasions and Extinction: The Future of Native Biodiversity on Islands
Dov F. Sax and Steven D. Gaines
PNAS 105:11490-11497   Abstract
New York Times

 

October 3, 2008

NCEAS Co-sponsored Environmental Information Management 2008 Conference  
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