Book 2009

Phenology of Ecosystem Processes

Applications in Global Change Research


ISBN: 978-1-4419-0025-8 (Print) 978-1-4419-0026-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Phenological Phenomena

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-34

      Climatic and Phenological Controls of the Carbon and Energy Balances of Three Contrasting Boreal Forest Ecosystems in Western Canada

    3. Chapter

      Pages 35-58

      Characterizing the Seasonal Dynamics of Plant Community Photosynthesis Across a Range of Vegetation Types

    4. Chapter

      Pages 59-85

      The Phenology of Gross Ecosystem Productivity and Ecosystem Respiration in Temperate Hardwood and Conifer Chronosequences

    5. Chapter

      Pages 87-117

      Phenological Differences Between Understory and Overstory

    6. Chapter

      Pages 119-141

      Phenology of Forest-Atmosphere Carbon Exchange for Deciduous and Coniferous Forests in Southern and Northern New England

    7. Chapter

      Pages 143-166

      Influence of Phenology and Land Management on Biosphere-Atmosphere Isotopic CO2 Exchange

  3. Biological Feedbacks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

    2. Chapter

      Pages 169-185

      Phenology of Plant Production in the Northwestern Great Plains: Relationships with Carbon Isotope Discrimination, Net Ecosystem Productivity and Ecosystem Respiration

    3. Chapter

      Pages 187-199

      Is Temporal Variation of Soil Respiration Linked to the Phenology of Photosynthesis?

    4. Chapter

      Pages 201-227

      The Annual Cycle of Development of Trees and Process-Based Modelling of Growth to Scale Up From the Tree To the Stand

  4. Upscaling and Global View

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 230-230

    2. Chapter

      Pages 231-246

      Remote Sensing Phenology

    3. Chapter

      Pages 247-270

      Land Surface Phenology

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 271-275