Terrestrial Ecology
Principal Investigator


  • Verheyen, Kris, Vanhellemont, Margot, Auge, Harald, Baeten, Lander, Baraloto, Christopher, Barsoum, Nadia, Bilodeau-Gauthier, Simon, Bruelheide, Helge, Castagneyrol, Bastien, Godbold, Douglas, Hasse, Josephine, Hector, Andy, Jactel, Herve, Koricheva, Julia, Loreau, Michel, Mereu, Simone, Messier, Christian, Muys, Bart, Nolet, Philippe, Paquette, Alain, Parker, John D., Perring, Mike, Ponette, Quentin, Potvin, Catherine Jeanne, Reich, Peter, et al. (2016). Contributions of a global network of tree diversity experiments to sustainable forest plantations . Ambio, 45 (1) , 29-41. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-015-0685-1
  • Cavanaugh, Kyle C., Parker, John D., Cook-Patton, Susan, Feller, Ilka C., Park, Williams, A. and Kellner, James R. (2015). Integrating physiological threshold experiments with climate modeling to project mangrove species' range expansion. Global Change Biology, 21 (5) , 1928-1938. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12843
  • Cook-Patton, Susan, Lehmann, Michael and Parker, John D. (2015). Convergence of three mangrove species towards freeze-tolerant phenotypes at an expanding range edge. Functional Ecology, 29 (10) , 1332-1340. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12443
  • Devaney, John L., Redmond, John J. and O'Halloran, John. (2015). Contemporary forest loss in Ireland; quantifying rare deforestation events in a fragmented forest landscape. Applied Geography, 63 , 346-356. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2015.07.008
  • Devaney, John, Barrett, Brian, Barrett, Frank, Redmond, John and O'Halloran, John. (2015). Forest Cover Estimation in Ireland Using Radar Remote Sensing: A Comparative Analysis of Forest Cover Assessment Methodologies. PLoS ONE, 10 (8) https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0133583
  • Lemoine, Nathan P., Capdevielle, Jillian N. and Parker, John D. (2015). Effects of in situ climate warming on monarch caterpillar (Danaus plexippus) development. PeerJ, https://doi.org/10.7287/peerj.preprints.1240v1
  • Lemoine, Nathan P., Shue, Jessica, Verrico, Brittany, Erickson, David L., Kress, W. John and Parker, John D. (2015). Phylogenetic relatedness and leaf functional traits, not introduced status, influence community assembly. Ecology, 96 (10) , 2605-2612. https://doi.org/10.1890/14-1883.1
  • Cavanaugh, Kyle C., Kellner, James R., Forde, Alexander J., Gruner, Daniel S., Parker, John D., Rodriguez, Wilfrid and Feller, Ilka C. (2014). Poleward expansion of mangroves is a threshold response to decreased frequency of extreme cold events. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111 (2) , 723-727. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1315800111
  • Cavanaugh, Kyle C., Kellner, James R., Forde, Alexander J., Gruner, Daniel S., Parker, John D., Rodriguez, Wilfrid and Feller, Ilka C. (2014). Reply to Giri and Long: Freeze-mediated expansion of mangroves does not depend on whether expansion is emergence or reemergence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111 (15) , E1449-E1449. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1401809111
  • Colautti, Robert, Parker, John D., Cadotte, Mark W., Pyšek, Petr, Brown, Cynthia S., Sax, Dov and Richardson, David. (2014). Quantifying the invasiveness of species. Neobiota, 21 , 7-27. https://doi.org/10.3897/neobiota.21.5310
  • Cook-Patton, Susan, LaForgia, Marina and Parker, John D. (2014). Positive interactions between herbivores and plant diversity shape forest regeneration. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 281 (1783) https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.0261
  • Cook-Patton, Susan, Maynard, Lauren, Lemoine, Nathan P., Shue, Jessica and Parker, John D. (2014). Cascading effects of a highly specialized beech-aphid-fungus interaction on forest regeneration. PeerJ, 2 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.442
  • DiTommaso, Antonio, Morris, Scott H., Parker, John D., Cone, Caitlin L. and Agrawal, Anurag A. (2014). Deer Browsing Delays Succession by Altering Aboveground Vegetation and Belowground Seed Banks . PLoS ONE, 9 (3) , 1-9. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0091155
  • Lemoine, Nathan P., Burkepile, Deron E. and Parker, John D. (2014). Variable effects of temperature on insect herbivory. PeerJ, 2 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.376
  • Williams, Asher A., Eastman, Scott F., Eash-Loucks, Wendy, Kimball, Matthew E., Lehmann, Michael L. and Parker, John D. (2014). Record Northernmost Endemic Mangroves on the United States Atlantic Coast with a Note on Latitudinal Migration . Southeastern Naturalist, 13 (1) , 56-63. https://doi.org/10.1656/058.013.0104