• Eight Mile Lake, AK; C. Schädel
  • Eight Mile Lake, AK; C. Schädel
  • Alaska Range; credit: C. Schädel
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Publications (2002-2018)


McGuire AD, Lawrence DM, Koven CD, Clein J, Burke EJ, Chen G, Jafarov E, MacDougall A, Marchenko S, Nicolsky D, Peng S-S, Rinke A, Ciais P, Gouttevin I, Hayes D, Ji D, Krinner G, Moore J, Romanovsky V, Schädel C, Schaefer K, Schuur EAG, Zhuang Q (2018) The dependence of the evolution of carbon dynamics in the Northern Permafrost Region on the trajectory of climate change Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Melvin AM, Celis G, Johnstone JF, McGuire AD, Genet H, Schuur EAG, Rupp TS, Mack MC (2018) Fuel-reduction management alters plant composition, carbon and nitrogen pools, and soil thaw in Alaskan boreal forest. Ecological Applications 28(1): 149-161



Celis G, Mauritz M, Bracho R, Salmon VG, Webb EE, Hutchings J, Natali SM, Schädel C, Crummer KG, Schuur EAG (2017). Tundra is a consistent source of CO2 at a site with progressive permafrost thaw during six years of chamber and eddy covariance measurements. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. doi:10.1002/2016JG003671

Mauritz, M, Bracho, R, Celis, G, Hutchings, J, Natali, SM, Pegoraro, E, Salmon, VG, Schädel, C, Webb, EE and Schuur, EAG (2017), Non-linear CO2 flux response to seven years of experimentally induced permafrost thaw. Glob Change Biol.doi:10.1111/gcb.13661

Strauss J, Schirrmeister L, Grosse G, Fortier D, Hugelius G, Knoblauch C, Romanovsky V, Schädel C, von Deimling TS, Schuur EAG, Shmelev D, Ulrich M, Veremeeva A Deep Yedoma permafrost: A synthesis of depositional characteristics and carbon vulnerability. Earth-Science Reviews.

Zhang X, Hutchings JA, Bianchi TS, Liu Y, Arellano AR, Schuur EAG (2017) Importance of lateral flux and its percolation depth on organic carbon export in Arctic tundra soil: Implications from a soil leaching experiment. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. doi:10.1002/2016JG003754



Abbott BW, Jones JBJ, Schuur EAG, Chapin FSI, Bowden WB, Bret-Harte MS, Epstein HE, Flannigan MD, Harms TK, Hollingsworth TN, Mack MC, McGuire AD, Natali S, M., Rocha AV, Tank SE, Turetsky M, R., Vonk JE, Wickland KP, Aiken GR, Alexander HD, Amon RMW, Bensoter BW, Bergeron Y, Bishop K, Blarquez O, Bond-Lamberty B, Breen AL, Buffam I, Cai Y, Carcaillet C, Carey SK, Chen JM, Chen HYH, Christensen TR, Cooper LW, Cornelissen JHC, de Groot WJ, DeLuca TH, Dorrepaal E, Fetcher N, Finlay JC, Forbes BC, French NHF, Gauthier S, Girardin MP, Goetz SJ, Goldammer JG, Gouch L, Grogan P, Guo L, Higuera PE, Hinzman L, Hu FS, Hugelius G, Jafarov EE, Jandt R, Johnstone JF, Karlsson J, Kasischke ES, Kattner G, Kelly R, Keuper F, Kling GW, Kortelainen P, Kouki J, Kuhry P, Laudon H, Laurion I, Macdonald RW, Mann PJ, Martikainen PJ, McClelland JW, Molau U, Oberbauer SF, Olefeldt D, Paré D, Parisien M-A, Payette S, Peng C, Pokrovksy OS, Rastetter EB, Raymond PA, Raynolds MK, Rein G, Reynolds JF, Robard M, Rogers BM, Schädel C, Schaefer K, Schmidt IK, Shvidenko A, Sky J, Spencer RGM, Starr G, Striegl RG, Teisserenc R, Tranvik LJ, Virtanen T, Welker JM, Zimov S (2016) Biomass offsets little or none of permafrost carbon release from soils, streams, and wildfire: an expert assessment. Environmental Research Letters, 11, 034014.

Bracho R, Natali S, Pegoraro E, Crummer KG, Schädel C, Celis G, Hale L, Wu L, Yin H, Tiedje JM, Konstantinidis KT, Luo Y, Zhou J, Schuur EAG (2016) Temperature sensitivity of organic matter decomposition of permafrost-region soils during laboratory incubations. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 97, 1-14. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.02.008

Hicks Pries CE, Schuur EAG, Natali SM, Crummer KG (2016) Old soil carbon losses increase with ecosystem respiration in experimentally thawed tundra. Nature Clim. Change, 6, 214-218. doi:10.1038/nclimate2830

Kwon MJ, Heimann M, Kolle O, Luus KA, Schuur EAG, Zimov N, Zimov SA, Göckede M (2016) Long-term drainage reduces CO2 uptake and increases CO2 emission on a Siberian floodplain due to shifts in vegetation community and soil thermal characteristics. Biogeosciences, 13, 4219-4235. doi:10.5194/bg-13-4219-2016

Kwon MJ, Beulig F, Ilie I, Wildner M, Küsel K, Merbold L, Mahecha MD, Zimov N, Zimov SA, Heimann M, Schuur EAG, Kostka JE, Kolle O, Hilke I, Göckede M (2016) Plants, microorganisms, and soil temperatures contribute to a decrease in methane fluxes on a drained Arctic floodplain. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13558

McGuire AD, Koven C, Lawrence DM, Clein JS, Xia J, Beer C, Burke E, Chen G, Chen X, Delire C, Jafarov E, MacDougall AH, Marchenko S, Nicolsky D, Peng S, Rinke A, Saito K, Zhang W, Alkama R, Bohn TJ, Ciais P, Decharme B, Ekici A, Gouttevin I, Hajima T, Hayes DJ, Ji D, Krinner G, Lettenmaier DP, Luo Y, Miller PA, Moore JC, Romanovsky V, Schädel C, Schaefer K, Schuur EAG, Smith B, Sueyoshi T, Zhuang Q (2016) Variability in the sensitivity among model simulations of permafrost and carbon dynamics in the permafrost region between 1960 and 2009. Global Biogeochemical Cycles. doi:10.1002/2016GB005405

Olefeldt D, Goswami S, Grosse G, Hayes D, Hugelius G, Kuhry P, McGuire AD, Romanovsky VE, Sannel ABK, Schuur EAG, Turetsky MR (2016) Circumpolar distribution and carbon storage of thermokarst landscapes. Nature Communications, 7, 13043. doi:10.1038/ncomms13043

Salmon VG, Soucy P, Mauritz M, Celis G, Natali SM, Mack MC, Schuur EAG (2016) Nitrogen availability increases in a tundra ecosystem during five years of experimental permafrost thaw. Global Change Biology. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13204

Schädel C, Bader MKF, Schuur EAG, Biasi C, Bracho R, Čapek P, De Baets S, Diáková K, Ernakovich J, Estop-Aragones C, Graham DE, Hartley IP, Iversen CM, Kane E, Knoblauch C, Lupascu M, Martikainen PJ, Natali SM, Norby RJ, O/'Donnell JA, Chowdhury TR, Šantrůčková H, Shaver G, Sloan VL, Treat CC, Turetsky MR, Waldrop MP, Wickland KP (2016) Potential carbon emissions dominated by carbon dioxide from thawed permafrost soils. Nature Clim. Change, 6, 950-953. doi:10.1038/nclimate3054

Webb EE, Schuur EAG, Natali SM, Oken KL, Bracho R, Krapek JP, Risk D, Nickerson NR (2016) Increased wintertime CO2 loss as a result of sustained tundra warming. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. doi:10.1002/2014JG002795

Xue K, M. Yuan M, J. Shi Z, Qin Y, Deng Y, Cheng L, Wu L, He Z, Van Nostrand JD, Bracho R, Natali S, Schuur EAG, Luo C, Konstantinidis KT, Wang Q, Cole JR, Tiedje JM, Luo Y, Zhou J (2016) Tundra soil carbon is vulnerable to rapid microbial decomposition under climate warming. Nature Clim. Change, advance online publication



Deane-Coe K, Mauritz M, Celis G, Salmon V, Crummer K, Natali S, and Schuur EAG (2015) Experimental Warming Alters Productivity and Isotopic Signatures of Tundra Mosses, Ecosystems, 18, 1070-1082, 10.1007/s10021-015-9884-7, 2015.

Deng J, Gu Y, Zhang J et al. (2015) Shifts of tundra bacterial and archaeal communities along a permafrost thaw gradient in Alaska. Molecular Ecology, 24, 222-234. doi: 10.1111/mec.13015

Hicks Pries CE, van Logtestijn RSP, Schuur EAG, Natali SM, Cornelissen JHC, Aerts R, Dorrepaal E (2015b) Decadal warming causes a consistent and persistent shift from heterotrophic to autotrophic respiration in contrasting permafrost ecosystems. Global Change Biology, 21, 4508-4519. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13032

Koven CD, Schuur EAG, Schädel C, Bohn TJ, Burke EJ, Chen G, Chen X, Ciais P, Grosse G, Harden JW, Hayes DJ, Hugelius G, Jafarov EE, Krinner G, Kuhry P, Lawrence DM, Macdougall AH, Marchenko SS, Mcguire AD, Natali SM, Nicolsky DJ, Olefeldt D, Peng S, Romanovsky VE, Schaefer KM, Strauss J, Treat CC, Turetsky M (2015) A simplified, data-constrained approach to estimate the permafrost carbon–climate feedback. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 373,DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2014.0423

Liang J, Li D, Shi Z et al. (2015) Methods for estimating temperature sensitivity of soil organic matter based on incubation data: A comparative evaluation. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 80, 127-135.

Natali SM, Schuur EAG, Mauritz M, Schade JD, Celis G, Crummer KG, Johnston C, Krapek J, Pegoraro E, Salmon VG, Webb EE (2015) Permafrost thaw and soil moisture driving CO2 and CH4 release from upland tundra. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 2014JG002872, doi:10.1002/2014JG002872

Schuur, EAG, McGuire AD, Schädel C, Grosse G., Harden JW, Hayes DJ, Hugelius G, Koven CD, Kuhry P, Lawrence DM, Natali SM, Olefeldt C, Romanovsky VE, Schaefer K, Turetsky MR, Treat CC and Vonk JE (2015). Climate change and the permafrost carbon feedback. Nature 520 (7546): 171-179. doi:10.1038/nature14338

Treat C, Natali SM, Ernakovich J, Iversen CM, Lupascu M, McGuire AD, Norby RJ, Roy Chowdhury T, Richter A, Šantrůčková H, Schädel C, Schuur EAG, Sloan VL, Turetsky MR, Waldrop MP (2015) A pan-Arctic synthesis of CH4 and CO2 production from anoxic soil incubations. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.12875



Li J, Luo Y, Natali S, Schuur EAG, Xia J, Kowalczyk E, Wang Y (2014) Modeling permafrost thaw and ecosystem carbon cycle under annual and seasonal warming at an Arctic tundra site in Alaska. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 119, 1129-1146. doi:10.1002/2013JG002569.

Luo C, Rodriguez-R LM, Johnston ER, Wu L, Cheng L, Xue K, Tu Q, Deng Y, He Z, Shi JZ, Yuan MM, Sherry RA, Li D, Luo Y, Schuur EAG, Chain P, Tiedje JM, Zhou J, Konstantinidis KT (2014) Soil Microbial Community Responses to a Decade of Warming as Revealed by Comparative Metagenomics. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 80, 5. 1777-1786, doi: 10.1128/aem.03712-13

Mayor JR, Wright SJ, Schuur EAG, Brooks ME, Turner BL (2014) Stable nitrogen isotope patterns of trees and soils altered by long-term nitrogen and phosphorus addition to a lowland tropical rainforest. Biogeochemistry, 119, 1-3. 293-306, doi: 10.1007/s10533-014-9966-1

Natali SM, Schuur EAG, Webb EE, Pries CEH, Crummer KG (2014) Permafrost degradation stimulates carbon loss from experimentally warmed tundra. Ecology, 95, 3. 602-608, doi: 10.1890/13-0602.1

Pizano C, Baron AF, Schuur EAG, Crummer KG, Mack MC (2014) Effects of thermo-erosional disturbance on surface soil carbon and nitrogen dynamics in upland arctic tundra. Environmental Research Letters, 9. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/7/075006

Schädel C, Schuur EAG, Bracho R et al.(2014) Circumpolar assessment of permafrost C quality and its vulnerability over time using long-term incubation data. Global Change Biology, 20, 641-652. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12417

Schaefer K, Lantuit H, Romanovsky VE, Schuur EAG, Witt R (2014) The impact of the permafrost carbon feedback on global climate. Environmental Research Letters, 9, 085003. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/8/085003

Vogel JG, Bronson D, Gower ST, Schuur EAG (2014) The response of root and microbial respiration to the experimental warming of a boreal black spruce forest. Canadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere, 44, 986-993. doi:10.1139/cjfr-2014-0056



Belshe E. F. , E. A. G. Schuur, B. M. Bolker (2013) Tundra ecosystems observed to be CO2 sources due to differential amplification of the carbon cycle. Ecology Letters, doi: 10.1111/ele.12164

Belshe E. F., E. A. G. Schuur, G. Grosse G (2013) Quantification of upland thermokarst features with high resolution remote sensing. Environmental Research Letters, 8, 035016. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/035016

Elberling, B., A. Michelsen, C. Schädel, E. A. G. Schuur, H. H. Christiansen, L. Berg, M. P. Tamstorf, and C. Sigsgaard. 2013. Long-term CO2 production following permafrost thaw. Nature Clim. Change: doi: 10.1038/nclimate1955

Hicks Pries, C. E., E. A. G. Schuur, J. G. Vogel, and S. M. Natali. 2013. Moisture drives surface decomposition in thawing tundra. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences: doi: 10.1002/jgrg.20089

Hicks Pries, C.E., E. A. G. Schuur, and K. G. Crummer. 2013. Thawing permafrost increases old soil and autotrophic respiration in tundra: Partitioning ecosystem respiration using δ13C and ∆14C. Global Change Biology 19:649-661. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12058

Schädel, C., Y. Luo, D. R. Evans, S. Fei, and S. M. Schaeffer. 2013. Separating soil CO2 efflux into C-pool-specific decay rates via inverse analysis of soil incubation data. Oecologia 171:721-732. doi: 10.1007/s00442-012-2577-4

Schuur, E. A. G. ,B. W. Abbott, W. B. Bowden, V. Brovkin, P. Camill, J. G. Canadell, J. P. Chanton, F. S. Chapin, III, T. R. Christensen, P. Ciais, B. T. Crosby, C. I. Czimczik, G. Grosse, J. Harden, D. J. Hayes, G. Hugelius, J. D. Jastrow, J. B. Jones, T. Kleinen, C. D. Koven, G. Krinner, P. Kuhry, D. M. Lawrence, A. D. McGuire, S. M. Natali, J. A. O’Donnell, C. L. Ping, W. J. Riley, A. Rinke, V. E. Romanovsky, A. B. K. Sannel, C. Schädel, K. Schaefer, J. Sky, Z. M. Subin, C. Tarnocai, M. R. Turetsky, M. P. Waldrop, K. M. Walter Anthony, K. P. Wickland, C. J. Wilson, and S. A. Zimov. 2013. Expert assessment of vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change. Climatic Change, 119:359-374. Download PDF.

Todd-Brown, K. E. O., J. T. Randerson, W. M. Post, F. M. Hoffman, C. Tarnocai, E. A. G. Schuur, and S. D. Allison. 2013. Causes of variation in soil carbon simulations from CMIP5 Earth system models and comparison with observations. Biogeosciences 10:1717-1736. doi:10.5194/bg-10-1717-2013



Belshe, E. F., E. A. G. Schuur, B. M. Bolker, and R. Bracho. 2012. Incorporating spatial heterogeneity created by permafrost thaw into a landscape carbon estimate. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 117. doi:10.1029/2011jg001836

Fountain, A. G., J. L. Campbell, E. A. G. Schuur, S. E. Stammerjohn, M. W. Williams, and H. W. Ducklow. 2012. The Disappearing Cryosphere: Impacts and Ecosystem Responses to Rapid Cryosphere Loss. Bioscience 62:405-415. doi:10.1525/

Harden, J. W., C. D. Koven, C.-L. Ping, G. Hugelius, A. D. McGuire, P. Camill, T. Jorgenson, P. Kuhry, G. J. Michaelson, J. A. O'Donnell, E. A. G. Schuur, C. Tarnocai, K. Johnson, and G. Grosse. 2012. Field information links permafrost carbon to physical vulnerabilities of thawing. Geophysical Research Letters 39: L15704. doi:10.1029/2012gl051958

Lee, H., E. A. G. Schuur, K. S. Inglett, M. Lavoie, and J. P. Chanton. 2012. The rate of permafrost carbon release under aerobic and anaerobic conditions and its potential effects on climate. Global Change Biology 18:515-527. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02519.x

Natali, S. M., E. A. G. Schuur, and R. L. Rubin. 2012. Increased plant productivity in Alaskan tundra as a result of experimental warming of soil and permafrost. Journal of Ecology 100:488-498. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01925.x

Pries, C. E. H., E. A. G. Schuur, and K. G. Crummer. 2012. Holocene Carbon Stocks and Carbon Accumulation Rates Altered in Soils Undergoing Permafrost Thaw. Ecosystems 15:162-173. doi:10.1007/s10021-011-9500-4

Trucco, C., E. A. G. Schuur, S. M. Natali, E. F. Belshe, R. Bracho, and J. Vogel. 2012. Seven-year trends of CO2 exchange in a tundra ecosystem affected by long-term permafrost thaw. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 117, G02031. doi:10.1029/2011jg001907


Grosse, G., J. Harden, M. Turetsky, A. D. McGuire, P. Camill, C. Tarnocai, S. Frolking, E. A. G. Schuur, T. Jorgenson, S. Marchenko, V. Romanovsky, K. P. Wickland, N. French, M. Waldrop, L. Bourgeau-Chavez, and R. G. Striegl. 2011. Vulnerability of high-latitude soil organic carbon in North America to disturbance. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 116.

Johnson, K. D., J. Harden, A. D. McGuire, N. B. Bliss, J. G. Bockheim, M. Clark, T. Nettleton-Hollingsworth, M. T. Jorgenson, E. S. Kane, M. Mack, J. O'Donnell, C.-L. Ping, E. A. G. Schuur, M. R. Turetsky, and D. W. Valentine. 2011. Soil carbon distribution in Alaska in relation to soil-forming factors. Geoderma 167-68:71-84.

Lavoie, M., M. C. Mack, and E. A. G. Schuur. 2011. Effects of elevated nitrogen and temperature on carbon and nitrogen dynamics in Alaskan arctic and boreal soils. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 116.

Lee, H., E. A. G. Schuur, J. G. Vogel, M. Lavoie, D. Bhadra, and C. L. Staudhammer. 2011. A spatially explicit analysis to extrapolate carbon fluxes in upland tundra where permafrost is thawing. Global Change Biology 17:1379-1393.

Mack, M. C., M. S. Bret-Harte, T. N. Hollingsworth, R. R. Jandt, E. A. G. Schuur, G. R. Shaver, and D. L. Verbyla. 2011. Carbon loss from an unprecedented Arctic tundra wildfire. Nature 475:489-492.

Natali, S. M., E. A. G. Schuur, C. Trucco, C. E. Hicks Pries, K. G. Crummer, and A. F. Baron Lopez. 2011. Effects of experimental warming of air, soil and permafrost on carbon balance in Alaskan tundra. Global Change Biology 17:1394-1407.

Schirrmeister, L., G. Grosse, S. Wetterich, P. P. Overduin, J. Strauss, E. A. G. Schuur, and H.-W. Hubberten. 2011. Fossil organic matter characteristics in permafrost deposits of the northeast Siberian Arctic. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 116.

Schuur, E. A. G. and B. Abbott. 2011. Climate change: High risk of permafrost thaw. Nature 480:32-33.


Jorgenson, M. T., V. Romanovsky, J. Harden, Y. Shur, J. O'Donnell, E. A. G. Schuur, M. Kanevskiy, and S. Marchenko. 2010. Resilience and vulnerability of permafrost to climate change. Canadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere 40:1219-1236.

Kuhry, P., E. Dorrepaal, G. Hugelius, E. A. G. Schuur, and C. Tarnocai. 2010. Potential Remobilization of Belowground Permafrost Carbon under Future Global Warming. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 21:208-214.

Lee, H., E. A. G. Schuur, and J. G. Vogel. 2010. Soil CO(2) production in upland tundra where permafrost is thawing. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 115.

McGuire, A. D., R. W. Macdonald, E. A. G. Schuur, J. W. Harden, P. Kuhry, D. J. Hayes, T. R. Christensen, and M. Heimann. 2010. The carbon budget of the northern cryosphere region. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 2:231-236.


Kuhry, P., C.-L. Ping, E. A. G. Schuur, C. Tarnocai, and S. Zimov. 2009. Report from the International Permafrost Association: Carbon Pools in Permafrost Regions. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 20:229-234.

Mayor, J. R., E. A. G. Schuur, and T. W. Henkel. 2009. Elucidating the nutritional dynamics of fungi using stable isotopes. Ecology Letters 12:171-183.

Schuur, E. A. G., J. G. Vogel, K. G. Crummer, H. Lee, J. O. Sickman, and T. E. Osterkamp. 2009. The effect of permafrost thaw on old carbon release and net carbon exchange from tundra. Nature 459:556-559.

Tarnocai, C., J. G. Canadell, E. A. G. Schuur, P. Kuhry, G. Mazhitova, and S. Zimov. 2009. Soil organic carbon pools in the northern circumpolar permafrost region. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 23.

Vogel, J., E. A. G. Schuur, C. Trucco, and H. Lee. 2009. Response of CO(2) exchange in a tussock tundra ecosystem to permafrost thaw and thermokarst development. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 114.


Hollingsworth, T. N., E. A. G. Schuur, F. S. Chapin, III, and M. D. Walker. 2008. Plant community composition as a predictor of regional soil carbon storage in Alaskan boreal black spruce ecosystems. Ecosystems 11:629-642.

Nowinski, N. S., S. E. Trumbore, E. A. G. Schuur, M. C. Mack, and G. R. Shaver. 2008. Nutrient addition prompts rapid destabilization of organic matter in an arctic tundra ecosystem. Ecosystems 11:16-25.

Schuur, E. A. G., J. Bockheim, J. G. Canadell, E. Euskirchen, C. B. Field, S. V. Goryachkin, S. Hagemann, P. Kuhry, P. M. Lafleur, H. Lee, G. Mazhitova, F. E. Nelson, A. Rinke, V. E. Romanovsky, N. Shiklomanov, C. Tarnocai, S. Venevsky, J. G. Vogel, and S. A. Zimov. 2008. Vulnerability of permafrost carbon to climate change: Implications for the global carbon cycle. Bioscience 58:701-714.

Walter, K. M., J. P. Chanton, F. S. Chapin, III, E. A. G. Schuur, and S. A. Zimov. 2008. Methane production and bubble emissions from arctic lakes: Isotopic implications for source pathways and ages. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 113.


Schuur, E. A. G., K. G. Crummer, J. G. Vogel, and M. C. Mack. 2007. Plant species composition and productivity following permafrost thaw and thermokarst in alaskan tundra. Ecosystems 10:280-292.


Dutta, K., E. A. G. Schuur, J. C. Neff, and S. A. Zimov. 2006. Potential carbon release from permafrost soils of Northeastern Siberia. Global Change Biology 12:2336-2351.

Neff, J. C., J. C. Finlay, S. A. Zimov, S. P. Davydov, J. J. Carrasco, E. A. G. Schuur, and A. I. Davydova. 2006. Seasonal changes in the age and structure of dissolved organic carbon in Siberian rivers and streams. Geophysical Research Letters 33.

Zimov, S. A., S. P. Davydov, G. M. Zimova, A. I. Davydova, E. A. G. Schuur, K. Dutta, and F. S. Chapin, III. 2006a. Permafrost carbon: Stock and decomposability of a globally significant carbon pool. Geophysical Research Letters 33.

Zimov, S. A., E. A. G. Schuur, and F. S. Chapin. 2006b. Permafrost and the global carbon budget. Science 312:1612-1613.


Mack, M. C., E. A. G. Schuur, M. S. Bret-Harte, G. R. Shaver, and F. S. Chapin. 2004. Ecosystem carbon storage in arctic tundra reduced by long-term nutrient fertilization. Nature 431:440-443.


Schuur, E. A. G., S. E. Trumbore, M. C. Mack, and J. W. Harden. 2003. Isotopic composition of carbon dioxide from a boreal forest fire: Inferring carbon loss from measurements and modeling. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 17.


Dioumaeva, I., S. Trumbore, E. A. G. Schuur, M. L. Goulden, M. Litvak, and A. I. Hirsch. 2002. Decomposition of peat from upland boreal forest: Temperature dependence and sources of respired carbon. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 108.