Research Publications for Louis A Schipper
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Rutledge, S., Wall, A. M., Mudge, P. L., Troughton, B., Campbell, D. I., Pronger, J., . . . Schipper, L. A. (2017). The carbon balance of temperate grasslands part II: The impact of pasture renewal via direct drilling. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 239, 132-142. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2017.01.013
Rutledge, S., Wall, A. M., Mudge, P. L., Troughton, B., Campbell, D. I., Pronger, J., . . . Schipper, L. A. (2017). The carbon balance of temperate grasslands part I: The impact of increased species diversity. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 239, 310-323. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2017.01.039
Douglas, E. J., Pilditch, C. A., Kraan, C., Schipper, L. A., Lohrer, A. M., & Thrush, S. F. (2017). Macrofaunal functional diversity provides resilience to nutrient enrichment in coastal sediments. Ecosystems, 13 pages. doi:10.1007/s10021-017-0113-4
Liang, L. L., Arcus, V. L., Heskel, M. A., O'Sullivan, O. S., Weerasinghe, L. K., Creek, D., . . . Schipper, L. A. (2017). Macromolecular Rate Theory (MMRT) provides a thermodynamics rationale to underpin the convergent temperature response in plant leaf respiration. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13936
Prentice, E. J., & Arcus, V. (2017). Understanding biological rates and their temperature dependence, from enzymes to ecosystems. Poster session presented at the meeting of AGU (American Geophysical Union) Fall Meeting. New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Schipper, L. A., Mudge, P. L., Kirschbaum, M. U. F., Hedley, C. B., Golubiewski, N. E., Smaill, S. J., & Kelliher, F. M. (2017). A review of soil carbon change in New Zealand’s grazed grasslands. New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research, 26 pages. doi:10.1080/00288233.2017.1284134
Douglas, E., Pilditch, C. A., Lohrer, D., Schipper, L., Savage, C., & Thrush, S. (2017). Denitrification activity in New Zealand estuaries: A synthesis of environmental factors that control variability. In New Zealand Marine Sciences Society 56th Annual Conference, Mahi Ngātahi: Working Together for Better Management into the Future. Conference held at University of Canterbury, Christchurch.
Schipper, L., & Smith, P. (2017). Deforestation may increase soil carbon but it is unlikely to be continuous or unlimited. Global Change Biology, 2 pages. doi:10.1111/gcb.13999
Robinson, J. M., O Neill, T. A., Ryburn, J., Liang, L. L., Arcus, V. L., & Schipper, L. A. (2017). Rapid laboratory measurement of the temperature dependence of soil respiration and application to changes in three diverse soils through the year. Biogeochemistry, 133(1), 101-112. doi:10.1007/s10533-017-0314-0
Kirschbaum, M. U. F., Schipper, L. A., Mudge, P. L., Rutledge, S., Puche, N. J. B., & Campbell, D. I. (2017). The trade-offs between milk production and soil organic carbon storage in dairy systems under different management and environmental factors. Science of the Total Environment, 577, 61-72. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.10.055