James F. Reynolds
James F. Reynolds
Professor of Environmental Sciences and Biology
Integrated assessment of complex human-environmental systems; Land degradation and desertification in global drylands; Conceptual frameworks and models to advance the science of dryland development
Cherlet, Michael, C. Hutchinson, J. Reynolds, J. Hill, S. Sommer, and G von Maltitz. World Atlas of Desertification Rethinking Land Degradation and Sustainable Land Management, 2018.
Reynolds, J. F., B. R. Strain, G. L. Cunningham, and K. R. Knoerr. “Predicting primary productivity for forest and desert ecosystem models.” In Predicting Photosynthesis for Ecosystem Models, 2:169–208, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781351075954.
Ye, J. S., J. F. Reynolds, F. T. Maestre, and F. M. Li. “Hydrological and ecological responses of ecosystems to extreme precipitation regimes: A test of empirical-based hypotheses with an ecosystem model.” Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 22 (October 1, 2016): 36–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ppees.2016.08.001.
Abbott, B. W., J. B. Jones, E. A. G. Schuur, F. S. Chapin, W. B. Bowden, M. S. Bret-Harte, H. E. Epstein, et al. “Biomass offsets little or none of permafrost carbon release from soils, streams, and wildfire: An expert assessment.” Environmental Research Letters 11, no. 3 (March 7, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034014.
Marchesini, V. A., R. J. Fernández, J. F. Reynolds, J. A. Sobrino, and C. M. Di Bella. “Changes in evapotranspiration and phenology as consequences of shrub removal in dry forests of central Argentina.” Ecohydrology 8, no. 7 (January 1, 2015): 1304–11. https://doi.org/10.1002/eco.1583.
ARIDnet: A Research Network for Testing New Paradigms for Global Desertification awarded by National Science Foundation
Collaborative Research: Responses of Productivity and Nutrient Dynamics to Elevated CO2 in an Intact Mojave Desert awarded by National Science Foundation
Long-term ecosystem dynamics in a semiarid rangeland: Analysis of historical USDA data (l9l5-l999) awarded by
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Ph.D., New Mexico State University (1974)