Interactive Changes of Ecosystems and Societies on the Mongolian Plateau: From Coupled Regulations of Land Use and Changing Climate to Adaptation

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2013 Wang, J., D. G. Brown, and J. Chen. 2013. Dynamics of net primary productivity in the Mongolian grasslands (1982?2009) in relation to climate variability and change. Landscape Ecology DOI 10.1007/s10980-013-9865-1 Daniel Brown
Jiquan Chen
2013 Wang, J., Brown, D.G., Riolo, R.L., Page, S.E., and Agrawal, A. In Press. Exploratory analyses of local institutions for climate change adaptation in the Mongolian grasslands: An agent-based modeling approach. Global Environmental Change Daniel Brown
Arun Agrawal
2013 Wang, J., Brown, D.G., Agrawal, A. In Press. Climate adaptation, local institutions, and rural livelihoods: A comparative study of herder communities in Mongolia and Inner Mongolia, China. Global Environmental Change. Daniel Brown
Arun Agrawal
2013 Shao, C., J. Chen, L. Li. 2013. Grazing alters the biophysical regulations of carbon fluxes in a desert steppe. Environmental Research Letters 8: doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/2/025012 Jiquan Chen
Linghao Li
2013 Liu, YL, Q Zhuang, M. Chen, Z. Pan, N. Tchebakova, A. Sokolov, D. Kicklighter, J. Melillo, A. Sirin , G. Zhou, Y. He, J. Chen, L. Bowling. 2013. Response of evapotranspiration and water availability to changing climate and land cover on the Mongolian Plateau during the 21st century. Global and Planetary Change 108: 88-95 Jiquan Chen Publications
2013 Li, S., Xie, Y., Brown, D.G., Bai, Y., Judd, K. 2013. Spatial variability of the adaptation of grassland vegetation to climatic change in Inner Mongolia of China. Applied Geography, 43. doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2013.05.008 Daniel Brown Publications
2011 John, R., J. Chen, A. Noormets, X. Xiao, J. Xu, N. Lu, S. Chen. Modeling gross primary production in semiarid Inner Mongolia using MODIS imagery and eddy covariance data. Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences (in review) Jiquan Chen Publications
2011 Sun, G., P. Caldwell, A. Noormets, E. Cohen, S. G. McNulty, E. Treasure, J.-C. Domec, Q. Mu, J. Xiao, R. John, and J. Chen. Upscaling key ecosystem functions across the conterminous United States by a water-centric ecosystem model. Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences (submitted). Jiquan Chen Publications
2011 Chen, J. Interdisciplinary research in ecological research. In Han and Wu (eds.), Ecological Vision: Challenge, Response and Strategy. Higher Education Press (accepted). Publications
2011 Sun, G., K. Alstad, J. Chen., S. Chen, C. R. Ford, G. Lin, C. Liu, N. Lu, S. G. McNulty, H. Miao, A. Noormets, J. M. Vose, B. Wilske, M. Zeppel, Y. Zhang, and Z. Zhang. A General predictive model for estimating monthly ecosystem evapotranspiration. Ecohydrology (accepted) Jiquan Chen Publications
2011 Lu, N., S. Chen, B. Wilske1, G. Sun, and J. Chen. Effects of land use practices on ET–soil water relationship in semi-arid Inner Mongolia. Journal of Plant Ecology (in revision with minor revision) Guoqing Sun
Jiquan Chen
2011 Zheng, B., Y. Zhang, and J. Chen. Preference to home landscape: wilderness or neatness? Landscape and Urban Planning (in press) Jiquan Chen Publications
2010 Jung, M., M. Reichstein, P. Ciais, S. I. Seneviratne, J. Sheffield, M. L. Goulden, G. Bonan, A. Cescatti, J. Chen, R. de Jeu, A. J. Dolman, W. Eugster, D. Gerten, D. Gianelle, N. Gobron, J. Heinke, J. Kimball, B. E. Law, L. Montagnani, Q. Mu, B. Mueller, K. Oleson, D. Papale, A. Richardson, O. Roupsard, S. Running, E. Tomelleri, N. Viovy, U. Weber, C. Williams, E. Wood, S. Zaehle, and K. Zhang. 2010. Recent deceleration of global land evapotranspiration due to moisture supply limitation. Nature doi: 10.1038/nature09396. Jiquan Chen Publications
2010 Wang, Z, X. Xiao, and X. Yan. 2010. Modeling gross primary production of maize cropland and degraded grassland in northeastern China. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 150: 1160–1167. Jiquan Chen Publications
2010 Zhen, L., B. Ochirbat, Y. Lv, Y. J. Wei, X. L. Liu, J. Q. Chen, Z. J. Yao and F. Li. 2010. Comparing patterns of ecosystem service consumption and perceptions of range management between ethnic herders in Inner Mongolia and Mongolia. Environmental Research Letter 5. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/5/1/015001 Jiquan Chen Publications
2010 Yi, C., D. Ricciuto, …J. Chen, et al. 2010. Climate control of terrestrial carbon exchange across biomes and continents. Environmental Research Letter doi:10.1088/1748-9326/5/3/034007 Jiquan Chen Publications
2010 Li, C. Lafortezza, and J. Chen. 2010. Contribution of Landscape Ecology to Forest Management and Conservation. HEP and Springer, 400pp. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Yan, H., Y. Fu, X. Xiao, H. Huang, H.He, and L. Ediger. 2009. Modeling gross primary productivity for winter wheat–maize double cropping system using MODIS time series and CO2 eddy flux tower data. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 129: 391–400. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Key Lessons on Water, Carbon, and Energy Fluxes for the Semiarid Landscapes of Inner Mongolia NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation
2009 Wilske B., N. Lu, L.Wei, S. Chen, T. Zha, C. Liu, W. Xu, A. Noormets,J. Huang, Y. Wei, J. Chen, Z. Zhang, J. Ni, G. Sun, K. Guo, S. McNulty, R. John, X. Han, G. Lin, J. Chen. 2009. Poplar plantation has the potential to alter water balance in semiarid Inner Mongolia. Journal of Environmental Management 90: 2762-1770. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 John, R., J. Chen, N. Lu, and B. Wilske. 2009. Land Cover /land use change and their ecological consequences. Environmental Research Letter 4 045010. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/045010 Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Groisman, P. Y., E. A. Clark, V. M. Kattsov, D. P. Lettenmaier, I. N. Sokolik, V.B. Aizen, O. Cartus, J. Chen, S. Conard, J.Katzenberger, O. Krankina, J. Kukkonen, T. Machida, S. Maksyutov, D. Ojima, J. Qi, V. E. Romanovsky, M. Santoro, C. Schmullius, A. I. Shiklomanov, K. Shimoyama, H. H. Shugart, J. K. Shuman, M. Sofiev, A. I. Sukhinin, C. Vörösmarty, D. Walker, and E. F. Wood. 2009. The Northern Eurasia earth science partnership: an example of science applied to societal needs. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 5: 671-688. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Chen, S., J. Chen, G. Lin, W. Zhang, H. Miao, L. Wei, J. Huang, and X. Han. 2009. Energy balance and partition in Inner Mongolia steppe ecosystems with different land use types. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology149: 1800-1809. Publications
2009 Miao, H, S. Chen., J. Chen, W. Zhang, P. Zhang, L. Wei, X. Han, and G. Lin. 2009. Cultivation and grazing altered evapotranspiration and dynamics in Inner Mongolia stepps. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149: 1810-1819. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Lu, N., B. Wilske, J. Ni, John, R. and J. Chen. 2009. Climate change in Inner Mongolia from 1955 through 2005. Environmental Research Letter 4 045006. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/045006 Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Liu, C., Z. Zhang, G. Sun, J. Zhu, T. Zha, L. Shen, J. Chen, X. Fang and J. Chen. 2009. Quantifying evapotranspiration and the biophysical regulations of a poplar plantation assessed by eddy covariance and sap flow methods. Journal of Plant Ecology 33(4): 706-718. Jiquan Chen Publications
2009 Yuan, W., Y. Luo., A.D. Richardson, R. Oren, S. Luyssaert, I.A. Janssens, R. Ceulemans, T. Grünwald, M. Aubinet, C. Bernhofer, D. D. Baldocchi, J. Chen, A.L. Dunn, J. Deforest, A. H. Goldstein, E. Moors, J. W. Munger, R. K. Monson, A.E. Suyker, G. Starr, R. L. Scott, J. Tenhunen, S. B. Verma, T. Vesala, and S. C. Wofsy. 2009. Latitudinal patterns of interannual variability in net ecosystem exchange. Global Change Biology 15: 2905-2920. Jiquan Chen Publications
2008 Interactive Changes of Ecosystems and Societies on the Mongolian Plateau: From Coupled Regulations of Land Use and Changing Climate to Adaptation Abstract

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Mongolian Plateau Data Portal

This data portal contains socioeconomic and biophysical data from the Mongolian region.