Chris Field: Some recent papers


Campbell, J. E. and D. B. Lobell. R. C. Genova, C. B. Field. 2008. The Global Potential of Bioenergy on Abandoned Agriculture Lands. Environmental Science and Technology 42:5791–5794.

Field, C. B., J. E. Campbell, and D. B. Lobell. 2008. Biomass energy: the scale of the potential resource. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 23:65-72.

Houlton, B.Z., Y-P. Wang, P.M. Vitousek, and C.B. Field. 2008. A unifying framework for dinitrogen fixation in the terretrial biosphere. Nature (Letters), doi:10.1038/nature07028.

Lobell, D. B. and C. B. Field. 2008. Estimation of the carbon dioxide (CO2) fertilization effect using growth rate anomalies of CO2 and crop yields since 1961. Global Change Biology 14:39-45.

Nicholas Cahill, K. and C. B. Field. 2008. Future of the wine industry: Climate change science. Practical Winery and Vineyard 29(6):16-33.


Asner, G. P., D. E. Knapp, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, M. O. Jones, R. E. Martin, J. Boardman, and C. B. Field. 2007. Carnegie Airborne Observatory: in-flight fusion of hyperspectral imaging and waveform light detection and ranging (wLiDAR) for three-dimensional studies of ecosystems. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 1:DOI: 10.1117/1111.2794018.

Canadell, J. G., C. Le Quere, M. R. Raupach, C. B. Field, E. T. Buitenhuis, P. Ciais, T. J. Conway, N. P. Gillett, R. A. Houghton, and G. Marland. 2007. Contributions to accelerating atmospheric CO2 growth from economic activity, carbon intensity, and efficiency of natural sinks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104:18866-18870.

Field, C. B., D. B. Lobell, H. A. Peters, and N. R. Chiariello. 2007. Feedbacks of Terrestrial Ecosystems to Climate Change. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 32:doi: 10.1146/

Field, C. B., L. D. Mortsch, M. Brklacich, D. L. Forbes, P. Kovacs, J. A. Patz, S. W. Running, and M. J. Scott. 2007. North America. Pages 617-652 in M. L. Parry, O. F. Canziani, J. P. Palutikof, P. J. v. d. Linden, and C. E. Hanson, editors. Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Field, C. B., J. Sarmiento, and B. Hales. 2007. The carbon cycle of North America in a global context. Pages 21-28 in A. W. King, L. Dilling, G. P. Zimmerman, D. M. Fairman, R. A. Houghton, G. Marland, A. Z. Rose, and T. J. Wilbanks, editors. The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR)-Synthesis and Assessment Product 2.2, Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

Gullison, R. E., P. C. Frumhoff, J. G. Canadell, C. B. Field, D. C. Nepstad, K. Hayhoe, R. Avissar, L. M. Curran, P. Friedlingstein, C. D. Jones, and C. Nobre. 2007. Tropical forests and climate policy. Science 316:985-986.

Hoegh-Guldberg, O., P. J. Mumby, A. J. Hooten, R. S. Steneck, P. Greenfield, E. Gomez, C. D. Harvell, P. F. Sale, A. J. Edwards, K. Caldeira, N. Knowlton, C. M. Eakin, R. Iglesias-Prieto, N. Muthiga, R. H. Bradbury, A. Dubi, and M. E. Hatziolos. 2007. Coral Reefs Under Rapid Climate Change and Ocean Acidification. Science 318:1737-1742.

Lobell, D. B., K. N. Cahill, and C. B. Field. 2007. Historical effects of temperature and precipitation on California crop yields. Climatic Change 81:187-203.

Lobell, D. B. and C. B. Field. 2007. Global scale climate—crop yield relationships and the impacts of recent warming. Environmental Research Letters 2:doi:10.1088/1748-9326/1082/1081/014002.

Menge, D. N. L. and C. B. Field. 2007. Simulated global changes alter phosphorus demand in annual grassland. Global Change Biology 13:2582–2591, doi: 2510.1111/j.1365-2486.2007.01456.x.

Peters, H. A., G. Hsu, E. E. Cleland, N. R. Chiariello, H. A. Mooney, and C. B. Field. 2007. Responses of temporal distribution of gastropods to individual and combined effects of elevated CO2 and N deposition in annual grassland. Acta Oecologica 31:343-352.

Raupach, M. R., G. Marland, P. Ciais, C. Le Quere, J. G. Canadell, G. Klepper, and C. B. Field. 2007. Global and regional drivers of accelerating CO2 emissions. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 104:10288-10293.

Wang, Y. P., B. Z. Houlton, and C. B. Field. 2007. A model of biogeochemical cycles of carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus including symbiotic nitrogen fixation and phosphatase production. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21:GB1018.


Cleland, E. E., N. R. Chiariello, S. R. Loarie, H. A. Mooney, and C. B. Field. 2006. Diverse responses of phenology to global changes in a grassland ecosystem. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 103:13740-13744.

Cleland, E. E., H. A. Peters, H. A. Mooney, and C. B. Field. 2006. Gastropod herbivory in response to elevated CO2 and N deposition: impacts on plant community composition. Ecology 87:686–694

Henry, H. A. L., N. R. Chiariello, P. M. Vitousek, H. A. Mooney, and C. B. Field. 2006. Interactive effects of fire, elevated carbon dioxide, nitrogen deposition, and precipitation on a California annual grassland. Ecosystems 9:1066-1075.

Kroodsma, D. A. and C. B. Field. 2006. Carbon sequestration in California agriculture, 1980-2000. Ecological Applications 16:1975-1985.

Lobell, D. B., C. B. Field, K. N. Cahill, and C. Bonfils. 2006. Impacts of future climate change on California perennial crop yields: Model projections with climate and crop uncertainties. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 141:208-218.

Luo, Y. Q., C. B. Field, and R. B. Jackson. 2006. Does nitrogen constrain carbon cycling, or does carbon input stimulate nitrogen cycling? Ecology (Washington D C) 87:3-4.

Moore, L. A. and C. B. Field. 2006. The effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 on the amount and depth distribution of plant water uptake in a California annual grassland. Global Change Biology 12:578-587.

Mouillot, F., A. Narasimha, Y. Balkanski, J.-F. Lamarque, and C. B. Field. 2006. Global carbon emissions from biomass burning in the 20th century. Journal of Geophysical Research 33:doi:10.1029/2005GL024707.

Peters, H. A., E. E. Cleland, H. A. Mooney, and C. B. Field. 2006. Herbivore control of grassland composition in current and future environments. Ecology Letters 9:86-94.

Randerson, J. T., C. A. Masiello, C. J. Still, T. Rahn, H. Poorter, and C. B. Field. 2006. Is carbon within the global terrestrial biosphere becoming more oxidized? Implications for trends in atmospheric O-2. Global Change Biology 12:260-271.

Shaby, B. A. and C. B. Field. 2006. Regression tools for CO2 inversions: application of a shrinkage estimator to process attribution. TELLUS SERIES B-CHEMICAL AND PHYSICAL METEOROLOGY 58:279-292.