January 2022 Newsletter
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Publications
Ahmadisharaf, E. Co-editor. (2022) Water Resources Research, 58(1).

Allen, T., Behr, J., Bukvic, A., Calder, R. S. D., Caruson, K., Connor, C., et al. (2021). Anticipating and Adapting to the Future Impacts of Climate Change on the Health, Security and Welfare of Low Elevation Coastal Zone (LECZ) Communities in Southeastern USA. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 9(11).

Amarasinghe, P., Barve, N., Kathriarachchi, H., Loiselle, B., & Cellinese, N. (2021). Niche dynamics of Memecylon in Sri Lanka: Distribution patterns, climate change effects, and conservation priorities. Ecology and Evolution.

Boote,, Jones,, Hoogenboom,, Chenu, K., & Long, S. P. (2021). Incorporating realistic trait physiology into crop growth models to support genetic improvement. in silico Plants, 3(1).

Colman, R., & Soden, B. J. (2021). Water vapor and lapse rate feedbacks in the climate system. Rev. Mod. Phys., 93(4).

Cusack, D. F., Addo-Danso, S. D., Agee, E. A., Andersen, K. M., Arnaud, M., Batterman, S. A., et al. (2021). Tradeoffs and Synergies in Tropical Forest Root Traits and Dynamics for Nutrient and Water Acquisition: Field and Modeling Advances. Front. For. Glob. Change, .

Filippelli, G., Beal, L., Rajaram, H., AghaKouchak, A., Balikhin, M. A., Destouni, G., et al. (2021). Geoscientists, Who Have Documented the Rapid and Accelerating Climate Crisis for Decades, Are Now Pleading for Immediate Collective Action. Geophys Res Lett, 48(21).

Gauthier, N., Anchukaitis, K.J. & Coulthard, B. (2021). Pattern-based downscaling of snowpack variability in the western United States. Clim Dyn.

Gosling, W. D., Maezumi, S. Y., Heijink, B. M., Nascimento, M. N., & Raczka, M. F., et al. (2021). Scarce fire activity in north and north-western Amazonian forests during the last 10,000 years. Plant Ecology & Diversity.



Hauer ME, Hardy D, Kulp SA, et al. (2021). Assessing population exposure to coastal flooding due to sea level rise. Nature Communications, Vol. 12.

Hu, M., Cosseboom SD, Schoeneberg A, et al. (2021). Validation of the Strawberry Advisory System in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Plant Dis, 105(9), 2670–2679.

Konstantinou, C. (2022). Toward a Secure and Resilient All-Renewable Energy Grid for Smart Cities. IEEE Consumer Electron. Mag., 11(1).

Kupferberg, S. J., Moidu, H., Adams, A. J., Catenazzi, A., & et al. (2021). Seasonal drought and its effects on frog population dynamics and amphibian disease in intermittent streams. Ecohydrology.

Matley JK, Klinard NV, Barbosa Martins AP, et al. (2022). Global trends in aquatic animal tracking with acoustic telemetry. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 37.

McCurley Pisarello, K. L., & Jawitz, J. W. (2021). Coherence of global hydroclimate classification systems. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 25, 6173–6183.

Miller, R. K., & Mach, K. J. (2021). Roles and experiences of non-governmental organisations in wildfire response and recovery. International Journal of Wildland Fire.


Narotsky, C. D. and V., M. (2021). The seasonal predictability of the wet season over Peninsular Florida. International Journal of Climatology.

Obrist-Farner, J., Brenner, M., Stone, J. R., Wojewódka-Przyby, M., Bauersachs, T., Eckert, A., et al. (2022). New estimates of the magnitude of the sea-level jump during the 8.2 ka event. Geology, 50(1), 86–90.

Obura, D., Gudka, M., Samoilys, M. et al. (2021). Vulnerability to collapse of coral reef ecosystems in the Western Indian Ocean. Nat Sustain.

Pereira, L. M., Morrow, D. R., Aquila, V., Beckage, B., Beckbesinger, S., Beukes, L., et al. (2021). From fAIrplay to climate wars: making climate change scenarios more dynamic, creative, and integrative. Ecology and Society, 24(6).

S. S. Shuvo, Y. Y., A. Bush and M. Hafen. (2021). Modeling and Simulating Adaptation Strategies Against Sea-Level Rise Using Multiagent Deep Reinforcement Learning. IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems.

Sobel, A. H., Wing, A. A., Camargo, S. J., Patricola, C. M., Vecchi, G. A., Lee, C. Y., et al. (2021). Tropical Cyclone Frequency. Earth's Future.

Stallings,, Freytes-Ortiz,, Plafcan,, & Langdon,. (2021). Inducible defenses in an estuarine bivalve do not alter predator handling times and are not affected by climate change. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 679, 73–84.

Sullivan, K. L., Gaiser, E. E., & and Swain, H. M. (2021). Dissolved organic carbon as a driver of seasonal and multiyear phytoplankton assembly oscillations in a subtropical monomictic lake. Limnology and Oceanography, .

Van Dam BR, Zeller MA, Lopes C, et al. (2021). Calcification-driven CO2 emissions exceed "Blue Carbon" sequestration in a carbonate seagrass meadow. Sci Adv, 7(51), eabj1372.

van Delden,, SharathKumar,, Butturini,, Graamans,, Heuvelink,, Kacira,, et al. (2021). Current status and future challenges in implementing and upscaling vertical farming systems. Nat Food, 2, 944–956.

Wartenberg, A. C., Moanga, D., & and Butsic, V. (2021). Identifying drivers of change and predicting future land-use impacts in established farmlands. Journal of Land Use Science, .


Xie, S., Chen, J., Dixon, T. H., Weisberg, R. H., & Zumberge, M. A. (2021). Offshore Sea Levels Measured With an Anchored SparBuoy System Using GPS Interferometric Reflectometry. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans.

Yando, E. S., Sloey, T. M., Dahdouh-Guebas, F., Rogers, K., Abuchahla, G. M. O., Cannicci, S., et al. (2021). Conceptualizing ecosystem degradation using mangrove forests as a model system. Biological Conservation, 263.

Zhang W, Valencia A, & Chang NB. (2021). Synergistic Integration Between Machine Learning and Agent-Based Modeling: A Multidisciplinary Review. IEEE Trans Neural Netw Learn Syst.
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