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Title: Differential responses of carbon and water vapor fluxes to climate among evergreen needleleaf forests in the USA

Abstract

Here, understanding the differences in carbon and water vapor fluxes of spatially distributed evergreen needleleaf forests (ENFs) is crucial for accurately estimating regional or global carbon and water budgets and when predicting the responses of ENFs to current and future climate. We compared the fluxes of ten AmeriFlux ENF sites to investigate cross-site variability in net ecosystem exchange of carbon (NEE), gross primary production (GPP), and evapotranspiration (ET). We used wavelet cross-correlation analysis to examine responses of NEE and ET to common climatic drivers over multiple timescales and also determined optimum values of air temperature (T a) and vapor pressure deficit (VPD) for NEE and ET.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4];  [5];  [6];  [7];  [8];  [9];  [10];  [11];  [12]
  1. Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (United States); USDA-ARS Grazinglands Research Lab., El Reno, OK (United States)
  2. Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (United States); Fudan Univ., Shanghai (China)
  3. Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff, AZ (United States)
  4. Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR (United States)
  5. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  6. Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI (United States)
  7. Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO (United States)
  8. Indiana Univ., Bloomington, IN (United States)
  9. Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (United States)
  10. North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC (United States)
  11. USDA-ARS Grazinglands Research Lab., El Reno, OK (United States)
  12. Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (United States)
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1254864
Grant/Contract Number:  
65076
Resource Type:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Ecological Processes
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Ecological Processes Journal Volume: 5 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 2192-1709
Publisher:
Springer Science + Business Media
Country of Publication:
Country unknown/Code not available
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

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Wagle, Pradeep, Xiao, Xiangming, Kolb, Thomas E., Law, Beverly E., Wharton, Sonia, Chen, Jiquan, Blanken, Peter D., Novick, Kimberly A., Dore, Sabina, Noormets, Asko, Gowda, Prasanna H., and Monson, Russell K. Differential responses of carbon and water vapor fluxes to climate among evergreen needleleaf forests in the USA. Country unknown/Code not available: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1186/s13717-016-0053-5.
Wagle, Pradeep, Xiao, Xiangming, Kolb, Thomas E., Law, Beverly E., Wharton, Sonia, Chen, Jiquan, Blanken, Peter D., Novick, Kimberly A., Dore, Sabina, Noormets, Asko, Gowda, Prasanna H., & Monson, Russell K. Differential responses of carbon and water vapor fluxes to climate among evergreen needleleaf forests in the USA. Country unknown/Code not available. doi:10.1186/s13717-016-0053-5.
Wagle, Pradeep, Xiao, Xiangming, Kolb, Thomas E., Law, Beverly E., Wharton, Sonia, Chen, Jiquan, Blanken, Peter D., Novick, Kimberly A., Dore, Sabina, Noormets, Asko, Gowda, Prasanna H., and Monson, Russell K. Tue . "Differential responses of carbon and water vapor fluxes to climate among evergreen needleleaf forests in the USA". Country unknown/Code not available. doi:10.1186/s13717-016-0053-5.
@article{osti_1254864,
title = {Differential responses of carbon and water vapor fluxes to climate among evergreen needleleaf forests in the USA},
author = {Wagle, Pradeep and Xiao, Xiangming and Kolb, Thomas E. and Law, Beverly E. and Wharton, Sonia and Chen, Jiquan and Blanken, Peter D. and Novick, Kimberly A. and Dore, Sabina and Noormets, Asko and Gowda, Prasanna H. and Monson, Russell K.},
abstractNote = {Here, understanding the differences in carbon and water vapor fluxes of spatially distributed evergreen needleleaf forests (ENFs) is crucial for accurately estimating regional or global carbon and water budgets and when predicting the responses of ENFs to current and future climate. We compared the fluxes of ten AmeriFlux ENF sites to investigate cross-site variability in net ecosystem exchange of carbon (NEE), gross primary production (GPP), and evapotranspiration (ET). We used wavelet cross-correlation analysis to examine responses of NEE and ET to common climatic drivers over multiple timescales and also determined optimum values of air temperature (T a) and vapor pressure deficit (VPD) for NEE and ET.},
doi = {10.1186/s13717-016-0053-5},
journal = {Ecological Processes},
number = 1,
volume = 5,
place = {Country unknown/Code not available},
year = {2016},
month = {5}
}

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