Disentangling the complex effects of climate change on forest ecosystems.
Synthesizing experiments and observations of soil-fungal community responses to climate change
Understanding the effects of climatic changes on North American grasslands.
Understanding the relative effects of climate warming and shifts in species abundances on montane ecosystems.
Looking into how altered precipitation seasonality affects plant diversity and biomass by experimentally increasing spring precipitation via manual irrigation and decreasing summer precipitation using rainout shelters.
Understanding and projecting phenology during climate change with experimental and observational data.
Assessing influences of snowmelt date on net ecosystem exchange and what role do shifts in plant communities and abiotic conditions play in the response of NEE?
Understanding how low-oxygen lake systems might react to climate change.
Investigating how potential climate change may affect microbial redistributions and therefore ecosystem functions at the continental scale.
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