Biology / Ecology is one of more than 16 discipline tags that we use to categorize and aggregate our interdisciplinary information within and across CZOs. Much of our information has been tagged with 2-3 disciplines.
National - LiDAR, Land Cover, GIS/Map Data - OpenTopography (2010-2017)
18 components • Boulder Creek Watershed, Eel River Watershed, Jemez River Basin, Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed, Susquehanna Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory, Northeastern Puerto Rico and the Luquillo Mountains, Sangamon River Basin, Clear Creek Watershed, Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory, Providence Creek Headwater Catchments (1660 - 2115 m elevation) • Geomorphology, GIS / Remote Sensing, Hydrology, Biology / Ecology • National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping; Boulder Creek Critical Zone Observatory; Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory; University of Arizona; University of California Merced; Valles Caldera National Preserve; Bandelier National Monument; National Park Service; Jemez River Basin and Santa Catalina Mountains Critical Zone Observatory; Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory; Reynolds Creek CZO; Eel River CZO; Shale Hills CZO
National - Stream Water Chemistry - Cations, Anions, Metals (1982-2015)
1 components • Bisley, Betasso, East Peak, Marshall Gulch (High-Elevation), Providence Creek Subcatchment P301, Providence Creek Subcatchment P303, Providence Creek Subcatchment P304, Eel River Watershed, Puente Roto, Rio Blanco, Rio Icacos, Susquehanna Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory • Biogeochemistry, Biology / Ecology, Hydrology, Water Chemistry • Hyojin, Kim; Bishop, Jim; Dietrich, William; Fung, Inez; McDowell, William H.; Brantley, Susan L.; Hoagland, Beth; Sullivan, Pamela L.; Cain, Molly; Neal, Andrew; Fisher, Jessica; Russo, Tess; Niwot Ridge LTER; Liu, Fengjing; Chorover, Jon; Troch, Peter; McIntosh, Jennifer; Brooks, Paul; Abramson, Nate; Heidbuechel, Ingo; Amistadi, Mary Key; Alexander Pedron, Shawn; Chorover, Jon; Troch, Peter; Corley, Timothy; Zapata-Rios, Xavier; Losleben, Mark; Condon, Katherine
Rivendell - Stable Isotopes - Tree water, rain, stream, soil, & saprolite water (2010-2014)
1 components • Rivendell • Biogeochemistry, Biology / Ecology, Climatology / Meteorology, Geomorphology • Oshun, Jasper; Dietrich, Bill; Dawson, Todd
Rivendell - Water Potential, Tree Growth & Physiology - Stem psychrometers (2014)
1 components • Rivendell • Biology / Ecology • Todd, Dawson E.; Williams, Cameron; Wong, Christopher S.
Rivendell - Tree Growth & Physiology - Tree growth measurements using piston dendrometers (2015-2016)
1 components • Rivendell, Sagehorn-Russell Ranch • Biology / Ecology • Hahm, Jesse
Digging deeper: what the critical zone perspective adds to the study of plant ecophysiology. Dawson, T.E., Hahm, W.J., & Crutchfield-Peters, K. (2020): New Phytologist 226 (3): 666-671
2020 (In Press)
Combined use of radiocarbon and stable carbon isotopes for the source mixing model in a stream food web. Ishikawa, N.F., Finlay, J.C., Uno, H., Ogawa, N.O., Ohkouchi, N., Tayasu, T., Power, and Power, M.E. (2020): Limnology and Oceanography 1-14
Partial migration alters population ecology and food chain length: evidence from a salmonid fish. Kelson, S. J., Power, M.E., Finlay, J.C., and S. M. Carlson (2020): Ecosphere 11 (2): e03044
Temporal dynamics of migration‐linked genetic variation are driven by streamflows and riverscape permeability. Kelson, S.J., Miller, M.R., Thompson, T.Q., O'Rourke, S.M. & Carlson, S.M. (2020): Molecular Ecology 29 (5): 870-885
Food, Phenology, and Flow—How Prey Phenology and Streamflow Dynamics Affect the Behavior, Ecology, and Recovery of Pacific Salmon. Rossi, G.J. (2020): University of California, Berkeley
Bacterial Secondary Metabolite Biosynthetic Potential in Soil Varies with Phylum, Depth, and Vegetation Type. Sharrar, A.M., Crits-Christoph, A., Méheust, R., Diamond, S., Starr, E.P., and Banfield, J.F. (2020): mBio 11 (3): e00416-20
Lifetime eurythermy by seasonally matched thermal performance of developmental stages in an annual aquatic insect. Uno, H. and Stillman, J.H. (2020): Oecologia 192: 647–656
Effect of source habitat spatial heterogeneity and species diversity on the temporal stability of aquatic‐to‐terrestrial subsidy by emerging aquatic insects. Uno, H., and Pneh, S. (2020): Ecological Research 35 (3): 474–481
2020 (In Press)
Tributary confluences are dynamic thermal refuges for a juvenile salmonid in a warming river network. Wang, T., Kelson, S.J., Greer, G., Thompson, S.E., and S.M. Carlson (2020): River Research and Applications
Impacts of microbial assemblage and environmental conditions on the distribution of anatoxin-a producing cyanobacteria within a river network. Bouma-Gregson, K., Olm, M.R., Probst, A.J., Anantharaman, K., Power, M.E., & Banfield, J.F. (2019): The ISME Journal
Ecological and genomic attributes of novel bacterial taxa that thrive in subsurface soil horizons. Brewer, Tess E., Emma L. Aronson, Keshav Arogyaswamy, Sharon A. Billings, Jon K. Botthoff, Ashley N. Campbell, Nicholas C. Dove, Dawson Fairbanks, Rachel E. Gallery, Stephen C. Hart, Jason Kaye, Gary King, Geoffrey Logan, Kathleen A. Lohse, Mia R. Maltz, Emilio Mayorga, Caitlin O’Neill, Sarah M. Owens, Aaron Packman, Jennifer Pett-Ridge, Alain F. Plante, Daniel D. Richter, Whendee L. Silver, Wendy H. Yang, Noah Fierer (2019): mBio Oct 2019, 10 (5) e01318-19 Cross-CZO National
Evaluating definitions of salmonid thermal refugia using in situ measurements in the Eel River, Northern California . Greer, G., Carlson, S.M, and Thompson, S.E. (2019): Ecohydrology
Critical Zone Ecohydrology of the Northern California Coast Ranges. Hahm, W.J. (2019): University of California, Berkeley
Do precipitation extremes drive growth and migration timing of a Pacific salmonid fish in Mediterranean‐climate streams?. Kelson, S.J. & Carlson, S.M. (2019): Ecosphere
Do genomics and sex predict migration in a partially migratory salmonid fish, Oncorhynchus mykiss?. Kelson, S.J., Miller, M.R., Thompson, T.Q., O'Rourke, S.M., & Carlson S.M. (2019): Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Dry season changes in soil carbon composition: tracking decomposability, mobility, and chemistry over a Mediterranean-type summer. Vaughn, L.S., Santos, F., Wahab, L.M., Berhe, A.A., Dawson, T.E. (2019): American Geophysical Union 2019 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 December 2019 Abstract #B33C-08
Widespread anatoxin-a detection in benthic cyanobacterial mats throughout a river network. Bouma-Gregson, K., Kudela, R.M., Power, M.E. (2018): PLoS One
Controls on the distribution and resilience of Quercus garryana: ecophysiological evidence of oak's water‐limitation tolerance. Hahm, W.J., Dietrich, W.E., and Dawson, T.E. (2018): Ecosphere 9 (5)
Evolutionary Ecology of Partial Migration: A Case Study from a Pacific Salmonid Fish, Oncorhynchus mykiss. Kelson, S.J. (2018): University of California, Berkeley
Direct observations of rock moisture, a hidden component of the hydrologic cycle. Rempe, D. and Dietrich, W.E. (2018): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Rise and fall of toxic benthic freshwater cyanobacteria (Anabaena spp) in the Eel river: Buoyancy and dispersal. Bouma-Gregson, K., Power, M.E., and Bormans, M. (2017): Harmful Algae 66: 79-87
The Ecology of Benthic Toxigenic Anabaena and Phormidium (Cyanobacteria) in the Eel River, California. Bouma-Gregson, Keith (2017): University of California, Berkeley
Reviews and syntheses: on the roles trees play in building and plumbing the critical zone. Brantley, Susan L., David M. Eissenstat, Jill A. Marshall, Sarah E. Godsey, Zsuzsanna Balogh-Brunstad, Diana L. Karwan, Shirley A. Papuga, Joshua Roering, Todd E. Dawson, Jaivime Evaristo, Oliver Chadwick, Jeffrey J. McDonnell, Kathleen C. Weathers (2017): Biogeosciences, 14, 5115-5142 Cross-CZO National
Attached Algae: The Cryptic Base of Inverted Trophic Pyramids in Freshwaters. Vadeboncoeur, Y. and Power, M.E. (2017): Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 48: 255-279
California’s River Ecosystems. Power, M. E., Kupferberg, S.J., Cooper, S. D., and Deas, M.L. (2016): In H. Mooney & E. Zavaleta (Eds.), Ecosystems of California (p. 1008). University of California Press.
Spatial and temporal linkage of stream-riparian food webs by seasonal migration of mayfly Ephemerella maculata. Uno, H. (2016): University of California, Berkeley
High Time for Conservation: Adding the Environment to the Debate on Marijuana Liberalization. Carah, J., Howard, J., Thompson, S.E., Short Gianotti, A.G., Bauer, S., Carlson, S.M., Dralle, D.N., Gabriel, M.W., Hulette, L., Johnson, B., Knight, C., Kupferberg, S., Martin, S., Naylor, R., Power, M.E. (2015): BioScience (Advance Access)
Anomalomermis ephemerophagis n g, n sp (Nematoda: Mermithidae) parasitic in the mayfly Ephemerella maculata Traver (Ephermeroptera: Ephermerellidae) in California, USA. Poinar, G., Walder, L. and Uno, H. (2015): Systematic Parasitology 90(3): 231-236.
The Thirsty Eel: Summer and Winter Flow Thresholds that Tilt the Eel River of Northwestern California from Salmon-Supporting to Cyanobacterially Degraded States. Power, M.E., Bouma-Gregson, K., Higgins, P. and Carlson, S.M. (2015): Copeia 1:200-211.
Species differences in the seasonality of evergreen tree transpiration in a Mediterranean climate: Analysis of multiyear, half-hourly sap flow observations. Link, P., K. Simonin, H. Maness, J. Oshun, T. Dawson, and I. Fung (2014): Water Resources Research
Anaerobic Oxidation of Methane in Tropical and Boreal Soils: Ecological Significance in Terrestrial Methane Cycling. Blazewicz, SJ, DG Petersen, MP Waldrop, MK Firestone (2012): Geophysical Research, Biogeosciences, V. 117: G02033
Algal mats and insect emergence in rivers under Mediterranean climates: Towards photogrammetric surveillance. Power, ME, R Lowe, PC Furey, J Welter, M Limm, JC Finlay, C Bode, S Chang, M Goodrich, J Sculley (2009): Freshwater Biology, V.54, p.2101-2115
Seasonal reassembly of a river food web: floods, droughts, and impacts of fish. Power, ME, MS Parker, WE Dietrich, (2008): Ecological Monographs, V.78, p.263-282
Root functioning modifies seasonal climate. Lee, JE, RS Oliveira, TE Dawson, IY Fung (2005): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, V.102 (49): 17576-17581
31 May 2019 - Scientists link vegetation mosaics in California to patterns of weathered bedrock.
02 Mar 2018 - Professor Todd Dawson in the Department of Integrative Biology/Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management at the University of...
02 Mar 2018 - A recent paper on rock moisture by Danielle Rempe and Bill Dietrich of the Eel River CZO is been featured on NSF News site, SF Chronicle, others
27 May 2016 - Power spoke on 'Drought, floods, and alternate states of algal-based river food webs in the Thirsty Eel' at the 2016 SFS Annual Meeting.
29 Jul 2015 - Eel River CZO ecohydrologist Sally Thompson and ecologists Stephanie Carlson and Mary Power worked with The Nature Conservancy to explore the...
28 Jul 2015 - The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors have passed a resolution comending the Eel River Recovery Project (ERRP) and the Eel River Critical Zone...
16 Jul 2015 - Chris Wong, the Eel River CZO's very own jack-of-all-trades was interviewed by KQED, San Francisico's NPR station, for a video series...
14 Jul 2015 - On June 12-14, 2015, the Angelo Reserve was the site of another wonderful Eel River Algal Foray. Algal experts Dr. Paula Furey and Professors Rex...
07 Apr 2015 - PhD Student, Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley.
07 Apr 2015 - Associate Professor; Environmental Science, Policy, and Management; University of California Berkeley
17 Mar 2015 - Professor, Integrative Biology and Environmental Science / Policy & Management, University California Berkeley.
17 Mar 2015 - PhD Student, Earth and Planetary Science, University of California Berkeley.
25 Aug 2014 - Angelo Reserve, Eel River CZO's primary field site, partially burned by Lodge Lighting Complex fire.
06 Aug 2014 - Angelo Reserve, Eel River CZO's primary field site, threatened by Lodge Lighting Complex fire.
07 Mar 2014 - With the much needed winter rains arriving in Northern California, members of the Eel River team have been out in the field. In the below video link...