A General Model for Food Web Structure
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Sixty Years of Environmental Change in the World’s Largest Freshwater Lake--Lake Baikal, Siberia
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Sixty year data set collected at 7-10 day intervals. Analyzed and described in Hampton et al. 2008
NCEAS Founding & Interim Director Bill Murdoch Elected to National Academy of Sciences
Advancing Ecological Research with Ontologies
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Landscape Effects on Crop Pollination Services: Are There General Patterns?
Taylor H. Ricketts, James Regetz, Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, et al.
Ecology Letters 11(5) 499–515
Robert Denno, Entomologist, NCEAS Science Advisory Board
A Global Map of Human Impact on Marine Ecosystems
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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)Press Release
The Ecology and Conservation of Asian Hornbills: Farmers of the Forest
Margaret F. Kinnaird & Timothy G. O'Brien. University of Chicago, c2007
Atlantic Reef Fish Biogeography and Evolution
S. R. Floeter et al.
Biogeography 35: 22-47 (2008)
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