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Publications

2019

Smithers, BV, Oldfather, MF, Koontz, MJ, Bishop, J, Bishop, C, Nachlinger, J, Sheth, SN. 2019. Community turnover by composition and climatic affinity across scales in an alpine system. American Journal of Botany 107:2. DOI: 10.1002/ajb2.1376

2018

Smithers, BV, Millar, CI, Latimer, AM, North, MP. 2018. Leap frog in slow motion: Divergent responses of tree species and life stages to climatic warming in Great Basin subalpine forests. Global Change Biology 24:2. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13881.

2018

Smithers, BV, CI Millar. “Playing Climate Change Leap-frog with Trees...in Very Slow Motion.” University of California Natural Reserve System Newsletter. February 2018.

2017

Smithers, BV. “Playing Climate Change Leap-frog with Trees...in Very Slow Motion.” White Mountain Research Center Newsletter. Fall 2017.

2017

Smithers, BV. “Battle of the Pines.” The Aggie Brickyard. Fall 2017.

Mechanisms of range shifts in Great Basin sub-alpine forests

2017

Smithers, BV. 2017. Mechanisms of range shift in Great Basin sub-alpine forests Doctoral dissertation. University of California, Davis.

2005

Congdon, BC, Krockenberger, AK, Smithers BV. 2005. Dual foraging and coordinated provisioning in a tropical Procellariform, the wedge-tailed shearwater. Marine Ecology Progress Series 310: 293-301.

2004

Peck, DR. BV Smithers, AK Krockenberger, and BC Congdon. 2004. Sea surface temperature constrains wedge-tailed shearwater foraging success within breeding seasons. Marine Ecology Progress Series 281: 259-266.

2003

Smithers, BV, DR Peck, AK Krockenberger, and BC Congdon. 2003. Elevated sea-surface temperature, reduced provisioning and reproductive failure of wedge-tailed shearwaters (Puffinus pacificus) in the southern Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research 54: 973-977.

Germination and survival in limber pine and Great Basin bristlecone pine in the Great Basin White Mountains

in review

Smithers, BV, North, MP. 2018. Germination and survival in limber pine and Great Basin bristlecone

pine in the Great Basin White Mountains. Forest Ecology and Management.

Drought effects on germination and survival of Great Basin sub-alpine forest tree seedlings

in review

Smithers, BV. Bell, D. 2018. Drought effects on germination and survival of Great Basin sub-alpine forest tree seedlings. Forest Ecology and Management.

Interspecific interactions in species range expansion: ectomycorrhizal associations with treeline advance in bristlecone pine forests

Boaz, B, Smithers, BV, Bruns, T. Interspecific interactions in species range expansion: ectomycorrhizal associations with treeline advance in bristlecone pine forests

in prep

Proximity efects on water use efficience in Great Basin sub-alpine forests

Smithers, BV, Maxwell, T, da Silva, L. Proximity effects on water use efficiency in Great Basin sub-alpine forests.

in prep

Dispersal advantages in species range shifts: population structure differences in limber pine and Great Basin bristlecone pine

Mayo, M, Smithers, BV. Dispersal advantages in species range shifts: population structure differences in limber pine and Great Basin bristlecone pine.

in prep

Additive smoke deficit in Sierra Nevada airsheds as a result of fire suppression

North, MP, Smithers, BV, Odland, M. Additive smoke deficit in Sierra Nevada airsheds as a result of fire suppression.

in prep