Forest Ecology Lab


86Luo, Y., and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Observations from old forests underestimate climate change effects on tree mortality. Nature Communications 4:1655 doi:10.1038/ncomms2681.  Nature Press Releases;Research highlights by natureasia.comCBC News coverage  CBC Radio (Saskatoon) 
85Brassard, B.W.H.Y.H. ChenX. Cavard, J. Laganière, P.B. Reich, Y. Bergeron, D. Pare, and Z.Y. Yuan. 2013. Tree species diversity increases fine root productivity through increased soil volume filling. Journal of Ecology 101:210-219.
84Senici, D., A. Lucas, H.Y.H. Chen, Y. Bergeron, A. Larouche, B. Brossier, O. Blarquez, A.A. Ali. 2013. Multi-millennial fire frequency and tree abundance differ between xeric and mesic boreal forests in central Canada. Journal of Ecology 101:356-367
83Chen, H.Y.H., and B.W. Brassard. 2013. Intrinsic and extrinsic controls of fine root life span. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 33:151-161.
82Yuan, Z.Y., and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Effects of disturbance on fine root dynamics in the boreal forests of northern Ontario, Canada. Ecosystems 16:467-477.
81Laganière, J., D. Paré, Y. Bergeron, H.Y.H. Chen, B.W. Brassard, and X. Cavard. 2013..Stability of soil carbon stocks vary with forest composition in the Canadian boreal biome. Ecosystems 16(3):852-865.
80Bartels, S.F., and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Interactions between overstory and understory vegetation along an overstory compositional gradient. Journal of Vegetation Science 24:543-552.
79Taylor, A.R.T. Hart, and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Tree community structural development in young boreal forests: a comparison of fire and harvesting disturbance. Forest Ecology and Management 310:19-26.
78Man, R.Z., H.Y.H. Chen, and A. Schafer. 2013. Salvage logging and forest renewal affect early aspen stand structure after catastrophic wind. Forest Ecology and Management 308:1-8.
77Kang, M.Y., C. Dai, W.Y. Ji, J. Jiang, Z.Y. Yuan, and H.Y.H Chen. 2013. Biomass and its allocation in relation to temperature, precipitation, and soil nutrients in Inner Mongolia grasslands, China. Plos One8(7):e69561.
76Fox, M.D., L.E. Tackaberry, Y. Bergeron, P. Drouin, R. Bradley, H.­B. Massicotte, and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Microbial community structure of soils under four productivity classes of aspen forests in northern British Columbia.Ecoscience 20(3):264-275.
75Seedre, M., A.R. TaylorH.Y.H. Chen, and K. Jõgiste. 2013. Dead wood density of five boreal tree species in relation to field assigned decay class. Forest Science 59(3): 261-266.
74Yuan, Z.Y., and H.Y.H. Chen. 2013. Simplifying decision matrix for estimating root production by the sequential soil coring approach. Acta Oecologica 48:54-61.
73Fricker, J.M., J.R. Wang, H.Y.H. Chen, and P.N. Duinker. 2013. Stand age structural dynamics of conifer, mixedwood, and hardwood stands in the boreal forest of central Canada. Open Journal of Ecology3:215-223.