Robert Denno, Entomologist, NCEAS Science Advisory Board
North Atlantic Register for Marine Species (NARMS)
E. Berghe, C.Cunningham, and M.Costello
NARMS describes species biodiversity of the northern North Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean, and the Black Sea.
Roles of Plant Traits and Nutrient Availability in Predicting Species Invasion
Principal Investigator: Elsa Cleland
Invasive species are a threat to biodiversity and ecosystem services worldwide. This research investigates whether nitrogen addition would allow invasion regardless of functional traits, due to decreased competition for this limiting resource.
Baselines and Degradation of Coral Reefs in the Northern Line Islands
SA Sandin, JE Smith, EE DeMartinit, et al.
PLoS ONE 3(2): e1548 (2008)
The Ecology and Conservation of Asian Hornbills: Farmers of the Forest
Margaret F. Kinnaird & Timothy G. O'Brien. University of Chicago, c2007
Jeremy Jackson, former Science Advisory Board Member, to receive Roger Tory Peterson Medal from Harvard Museum of Natural History
NPR’s Talk of the Nation Features Sabbatical Fellow David Tilman on Biofuels Podcast
Determining Pan-Tropical Patterns of Liana Distributions From Regional Datasets
S. Schnitzer et al
This dataset contains information on abundance, basal area, and species identity for more than 80,000 lianas from tropical forests located in Mexico, Central and South America, Africa and Asia.
Evaluating Publication Bias in Ecology Principal Investigator: Amber E. Budden
Double-blind Review Favours Increased Representation of Female Authors
Trends in Ecology & Evolution 23(1): 4-6 (2008)
Shifting Plant Phenology in Response to Global Change
Elsa E. Cleland, Isabelle Chuine, Annette Menzel, Harold A. Mooney and Mark D. Schwartz
Trends in Ecology & Evolution 22(7) 357-365 (2007)
NCEAS Welcomes Interim Director
William Murdoch, an internationally known ecologist who served as the first director of NCEAS.
Integrating Invasive Mammal Eradications and Biodiversity Offsets for Fisheries Bycatch: Conservation Opportunities and Challenges for Seabirds and Sea Turtles
C. Josh Donlan and Chris Wilcox
Biological Invasions, Online First, October 31, 2007 Abstract
NCEAS Sabbatical Fellow Jacob Weiner Wins Danish Programme of Excellence Award
Professor Weiner was honored by the University of Copenhagen for his research developing high density communal crop plants for weed suppression and increased sustainability.
Cultural Diversity, Economic Development and Societal Instability
Daniel Nettle et al.
PLoS ONE 2(9): e929