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Ecosystem processes and functioning across current and future dryness gradients in arid and semi-arid lands Editor(s): T. Zha, C. Bourque, Z. Xing, S. Luyssaert, and P. Stoy More information Download citations of all papers: Bibtex EndNote Reference Manager
11 Jan 2018
Can land degradation drive differences in the C exchange of two similar semiarid ecosystems?
Ana López-Ballesteros, Cecilio Oyonarte, Andrew S. Kowalski, Penélope Serrano-Ortiz, Enrique P. Sánchez-Cañete, M. Rosario Moya, and Francisco Domingo
Biogeosciences, 15, 263-278, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-263-2018, 2018
09 Jan 2018
Modelling the diurnal and seasonal dynamics of soil CO2 exchange in a semiarid ecosystem with high plant–interspace heterogeneity
Jinnan Gong, Ben Wang, Xin Jia, Wei Feng, Tianshan Zha, Seppo Kellomäki, and Heli Peltola
Biogeosciences, 15, 115-136, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-115-2018, 2018
13 Oct 2017
Soil moisture control of sap-flow response to biophysical factors in a desert-shrub species, Artemisia ordosica
Tianshan Zha, Duo Qian, Xin Jia, Yujie Bai, Yun Tian, Charles P.-A. Bourque, Jingyong Ma, Wei Feng, Bin Wu, and Heli Peltola
Biogeosciences, 14, 4533-4544, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-4533-2017, 2017
07 Sep 2017
Soil water regulates the control of photosynthesis on diel hysteresis between soil respiration and temperature in a desert shrubland
Ben Wang, Tian Shan Zha, Xin Jia, Jin Nan Gong, Charles Bourque, Wei Feng, Yun Tian, Bin Wu, Yu Qing Zhang, and Heli Peltola
Biogeosciences, 14, 3899-3908, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-3899-2017, 2017
29 Aug 2017
Morphological plasticity of root growth under mild water stress increases water use efficiency without reducing yield in maize
Qian Cai, Yulong Zhang, Zhanxiang Sun, Jiaming Zheng, Wei Bai, Yue Zhang, Yang Liu, Liangshan Feng, Chen Feng, Zhe Zhang, Ning Yang, Jochem B. Evers, and Lizhen Zhang
Biogeosciences, 14, 3851-3858, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-3851-2017, 2017
20 Jul 2017
Interaction of CO2 concentrations and water stress in semiarid plants causes diverging response in instantaneous water use efficiency and carbon isotope composition
Na Zhao, Ping Meng, Yabing He, and Xinxiao Yu
Biogeosciences, 14, 3431-3444, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-3431-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Detecting climatically driven phylogenetic and morphological divergence among spruce (Picea) species worldwide
Guo-Hong Wang, He Li, Hai-Wei Zhao, and Wei-Kang Zhang
Biogeosciences, 14, 2307-2319, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-2307-2017, 2017
17 Mar 2017
Modelling spatial and temporal dynamics of gross primary production in the Sahel from earth-observation-based photosynthetic capacity and quantum efficiency
Torbern Tagesson, Jonas Ardö, Bernard Cappelaere, Laurent Kergoat, Abdulhakim Abdi, Stéphanie Horion, and Rasmus Fensholt
Biogeosciences, 14, 1333-1348, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-1333-2017, 2017
13 Mar 2017
Rainfall pattern greatly affects water use by Mongolian Scots pine on a sandy soil, in a semi-arid climate
Hongzhong Dang, Lizhen Zhang, Wenbin Yang, Jinchao Feng, Hui Han, and Wei Li
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2017-69, 2017
Manuscript not accepted for further review (discussion: closed, 10 comments)
24 Jan 2017
Water availability limits tree productivity, carbon stocks, and carbon residence time in mature forests across the western US
Logan T. Berner, Beverly E. Law, and Tara W. Hudiburg
Biogeosciences, 14, 365-378, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-365-2017, 2017
16 Sep 2016
Relating historical vegetation cover to aridity index patterns in the greater desert region of northern China: Implications to planned and existing restoration projects
Yanying Shao, Yuqing Zhang, Xiuqin Wu, Charles P.-A. Bourque, Jutao Zhang, Shugao Qin, and Bin Wu
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2016-376, 2016
Publication in BG not foreseen (discussion: closed, 10 comments)
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