Archived Publications in Vegetation Dynamics

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2010 Trouet, V., Taylor, A.H. Multi-century variability in the Pacific North America circulation pattern reconstructed from tree rings. Climate Dynamics 34: pdf file 683k

2010 Scholl, A.E., Taylor, A.H. Fire regimes, forest changes, and self-organization in an old-growth mixed conifer forest, Yosemite National Park, USA. Ecological Applications 20: pdf file 1.6mb

2010 Taylor, A.H. Fire disturbance and the structure and dynamics of an old-growth P. ponderosa forest in the southern Cascades, USA. Journal of Vegetation Science 21: pdf file 226k

2010 Pierce, A.D., Taylor, A.H. Competition and regeneration in quaking aspen–white fir (Populus tremuloides–Abies concolor) forests in the Northern Sierra Nevada, USA. Journal of Vegetation Science 21: pdf file 1.73mb

2010 Bekker, M.F., Taylor, A.H. Fire Disturbance, Forest Structure, and Stand Dynamics in Montane Forests of the Southern Cascades, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, California, USA. Ecoscience 17:

2010 Trouet, V., Taylor, A.H., Wahl, E., Skinner, C.N., Stephens, S.L. Fire-climate interactions in the western United States since 1400 CE. Geophysical Research Letters: pdf file 524k

2009 Trouet, V., Taylor, A.H., Carleton, A.M., Skinner, C.N. Interannual variations in fire weather, fire extent, and Pacific teleconnections in northern California and Oregon. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 95:349-360. pdf file 572k

2009 Beaty, R.M. Taylor, A.H. A 14,000 year sedimentary charcoal record of fire from the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Basin, California. The Holocene 19:347-358. pdf file 431k

2009 van Mantgem, P.J., Stephenson, N. L., Byrne, J.C., Daniels, L.D., Franklin, J.F., Fule, P.Z., Harmon, M.E., Smith, J.M., Taylor, A.H., Veblen, T.T. Widespread increase in tree mortality in the western United States. Science 323:521-524. pdf file 355k

2009 Gill, L., Taylor, A.H. Top-down and bottom-up controls on fire regimes along an environmental gradient on the east slope of the Sierra Nevada, California. Fire Ecology 5:54-72. pdf file 1.04mb

2009 Skinner, C.N., Abbott, C.S., Fry, D.L., Stephens, S.L., Taylor, A.H., Trouet. V. Human and climatic influences on fire occurrence in California's North Coast Range. Fire Ecology 5:73-95 pdf file 5.69mb

2008 Beaty, R.M., & Taylor, A.H. A 14,000 year sedimentary charcoal record of fire from the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Basin, California, USA. Holocene. pdf file 1.01 mb

2008 Beaty, R.M., & Taylor, A.H. Geographic Variation in Mixed-Conifer Forest Fire Regimes in California1. Forest Service General Technical Report PSW-GTR 189: 123-130. pdf file 275 kb

2008 Trouet, V., Taylor, A.H., Carleton, A.M., & Skinner, C.N. Interannual variations in fire weather, fire extent, and synoptic-scale circulation patterns in northern California and Oregon. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. pdf file 570 kb

2008 Schmidt, D.A., Taylor, A.H., & Skinner, C.N. The influence of fuels treatment and landscape arrangement on simulated fire behavior, Southern Cascade range, California Forest Ecology and Management 255 3170–3184. pdf file 784 kb

2008 Beaty, R.M. & Taylor, A.H. Fire history and the structure and dynamics of a mixed confider forest landscape in the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Basin, California, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 255 (2008) 707–719. pdf file 1.32 mb

2008 Taylor, A.H., Trouet, V., Skinner, C.N. Climatic influences on fire regimes in montane forests of the Southern Cascades, California USA. International Journal of Wildland Fire 2008, 17, 60–71 pdf file 326k

2007 Beaty, R.M. & Taylor, A.H. Fire disturbance and forest structure in old-growth mixed conifer forests in the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Basin, California, USA. Forthcoming in the Journal of Vegetation Science. pdf file 324k

2007 Poulos, H.M., Taylor, A.H., & Beaty, R.M. Environmental controls on dominance and diversity of woody plant species in a Madrean, Sky Island ecosystem, Arizona, USA. Plant Ecology 193:15–30 pdf file 402k

2007 Sakulich, J. & Taylor, A.H. Fire regimes and forest structure in a sky island mixed conifer forest, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas, USA. Forest Ecology and Management. 241:62–73 pdf file 1.05mb

2006 Scholl, A.E. & Taylor, A.H. Regeneration patterns in old-growth red fir–western white pine forests in the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe, USA. Forest Ecology and Management. 235:43–154 pdf file 798k

2006 Skinner, C.N. & Taylor, A.H. Southern Cascades Bioregion. In: Fire in California’s Ecosystems. Edited by N.G. Sugihara, J.W. van Wagtendonk, J. Fites-Kaufman, K.E Shaffer, A.E. Thode. University of California Press, Berkeley. pp. 195-224. pdf file 1.31mb

2006 Skinner, C.N., Taylor, A.H., & Agee, J.K. Klamath Mountains bioregion. In: Fire in California’s Ecosystems. Edited by N.G. Sugihara, J.W. van Wagtendonk, J. Fites-Kaufman, K.E Shaffer, A.E. Thode. University of California Press, Berkeley. pp. 170-194. pdf file 810k

2006 Taylor, A.H. Forest Changes Since Euro-American Settlement and Ecosystem Restoration in the Lake Tahoe Basin, USA. USDA Forest Service Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-203. pdf file 972k

2006 Taylor, A.H., Jang, S.W., Zhao, L.J., Liang, C.P., Miao, C.J., and Huang, J. Regeneration patterns and tree species coexistence in old-growth Abies-Picea forests in southwestern China. Forest Ecology and Management. 223:303-317. pdf file 602k

2006 Trouet, V., Taylor, A.H., Carleton, A., & Skinner, C.N. Fire-climate interactions in forests of the American Pacific coast. Geophysical Research Letters: 33: L18704 pdf file 1.97mb

2005 Guarin, A. & Taylor, A.H. Drought triggered tree mortality in mixed conifer forests in Yosemite National Park, California, USA. Forest Ecology and Management. 218:229-244. pdf file 610k

2005 Nagel, T.A. & Taylor, A.H. Fire and persistence of montane chaparral in mixed conifer forest landscapes in the northern Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe basin, California, USA. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society. 132(3):442-457. pdf file 900k

2005 Taylor, A.H. & Beaty, R.M. Climatic influences on fire regimes in the northern Sierra Nevada mountains, Lake Tahoe Basin, NV, USA. Journal of Biogeography. 32:425-438. pdf file 320k

2004 Taylor, A.H. Identifying forest reference conditions on early cut-over lands, Lake Tahoe Basin, USA. Ecological Applications. 14(6):1903-1920. pdf file 1.3M

2004 Taylor, A.H., Jinyan, H., ShiQiang, Z. Canopy tree development and undergrowth bamboo dynamics in old-growth Abies-Betula forests in southwestern China: a 12-year study. Forest Ecology and Management. 200(1-3):347-360. pdf file 238k

2003 Norman, S.P. & Taylor, A.H. Tropical and north Pacific teleconnections influence fire regimes in pine-dominated forests of northeastern California, U.S.A. Journal of Biogeography. 30:1081-1092. pdf file 423k

2003 Taylor, A.H. & Skinner, C.N. Spatial patterns and controls on historical fire regimes and forest structure in the Klamath Mountains. Ecological Applications. 13(3):704-719. pdf file 559k

2001 Beaty, R.M. and A.H. Taylor. Spatial and temporal variation in fire regimes in a mixed conifer forest landscape, southern Cascades, California, USA. Journal of Biogeography. 28:955-966. pdf file 361k

2001 Bekker, M. and A.H. Taylor. Gradient analysis of fire regimes in montane forests of the Thousand Lakes Wilderness, southern Cascades, California, USA. Plant Ecology. 155:15-28. pdf file 203k

2001 Taylor, A.H. and M.N. Solem. Fire regimes and stand dynamics on an upper montane forest landscape in the southern Cascades, Caribou Wilderness, USA. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Club. 128:350-361.

2000 Taylor, A.H. Fire regimes and forest changes in mid and upper montane forests of the southern Cascades, Lassen Volcanic National Park, California, USA. Journal of Biogeography. 27:87-104. pdf file 1.88M

1999 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Forest-landscape dynamics and panda conservation in southwestern China. in K. Zimmerer and K. Young (eds.). Lessons From Nature's Geography: Biogeographical Landscapes and Environmental Conservation. University of Wisconsin Press. pp.56-74.

1998 Taylor, A.H. and C.N. Skinner. Fire history and landscape dynamics in a late successional reserve, Klamath Mountains, California. Forest Ecology and Management. 111:285-301. pdf file 392k

1997 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. The dynamics of temperate bamboo forests and panda conservation in China. in G. Chapman (ed.), The Bamboos, Academic Press, New York. pp.189-203.

1996 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H. and Liu Jie. Regeneration of bamboo and trees in the canopy gap in the habitat of the giant panda. Journal of Sichuan Teachers College (Natural Science). 17:1-6.

1996 Taylor, A.H, Qin Zisheng, and Liu Jie. Structure and dynamics of subalpine forests in the Wang Lang Natural Reserve, China. Vegetatio. 134:125-138.

1995 Taylor, A.H., Forest expansion and climate change in the mountain hemlock (Tsuga mertensiana) Zone, Lassen Volcanic National Park, California, U.S.A. Arctic and Alpine Research. 27(3):207-216. pdf file 2.1M

1995 Taylor, A.H. & Skinner, C.N. Fire regimes and management of old-growth douglas fir forests in the Klamath Mountains of northwestern California. In Fire effects on rare and endangered species and habitats, IAWF, Coeur d'Alene, ID. pp.203-208.

1995 Taylor, A.H., Qin Zisheng and Liu Jie. Tree regeneration in an Abies faxoniana forest after bamboo dieback Wang Lang Natural Reserve, China. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 25:2034-2039.

1995 Qin Zisheng., A.H. Taylor. Sun Chengren and Liu Jie. Study on tree regeneration after bamboo dieback in Abies-Betula forests in the Wolong Natural Reserve, Sichuan. Acta Ecologica Sinica. 14:36-41.

1995 Qin Zisheng, and A.H. Taylor. Study on reproductive characteristics of Bashania fangiana. Acta Botanica Boreal-Occidental Sinica. 15:229-233.

1994 Taylor, A.H., Bamboo forest dynamics and panda conservation. Earth and Mineral Sciences. 63:8-11.

1994 Taylor, A.H., Vegetation change and environmental conservation: Biogeographers at work. Earth and Mineral Sciences. 63:12-13.

1994 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H., and Liu Jie. Population structure and dynamics of bamboo in giant panda conservation. Journal of Bamboo Research. 13:4-15.

1994 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H., Cai Xushen, Huang Jinyan. Research into the biological characteristics of Bashania fangiana. Journal of Sichuan Teachers College (Natural Science). 15:107-113.

1993 Qin Zisheng and Taylor, A.H. Research into Fargesia robusta biological characteristics. Journal of Bamboo Research. 12:6-17.

1993 Qin Zisheng and A.H. Taylor. The Dynamics of Bamboo Forests in Giant Panda Habitat, Wolong Natural Reserve, China. Forestry Publishing House, Beijing.

1993 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H., and Liu Jie. Determination of culm age of bamboo species, a giant panda's staple food and assessment of their population dynamics. Sichuan Environment. 12:26-29.

1993 Taylor, A.H. Fire history and structure of red fir (Abies magnifica) forests, Swain Mountain Experimental Forest, California. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 23:1672-1678.

1993 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Ageing bamboo culms to assess bamboo population dynamics in panda habitat. Environmental Conservation. 19:76-79.

1993 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Bamboo regeneration after flowering in the Wolong Giant Panda Reserve, China. Biological Conservation. 63:231-234.

1993 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Structure and dynamics of bamboos in the Wolong Natural Reserve, China. American Journal of Botany. 80(4):375-384. pdf file 1.5M

1992 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Tree regeneration after bamboo die-off in Abies-Betula Forests, Wolong Natural Reserve, China. Journal of Vegetation Science. 3:253-260.

1992 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H., and Liu Jie. Spatial pattern of Bashania fangiana. Journal of Sichuan Teachers College (Natural Science). 13:77-82.

1991 Taylor, A.H., D.G. Reid, Qin Zisheng, and Hu Jinchu. Bamboo die-off: an opportunity to restore panda habitat. Environmental Conservation. 17:166-168.

1991 Reid, D.G., Taylor, A.H., Hu Jinchu, and Qin Zisheng. Environmental influences on Bashania fangiana bamboo growth and implications for giant panda conservation. Journal of Applied Ecology. 28(3):855-868. pdf file 1.4M

1991 Taylor, A.H. Reid, D.G. Qin Zisheng, and Hu Jinchu. Spatial patterns and environmental associates of live bamboo (Bashania fangiana Yi) after a mass flowering in southwestern China. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. 118(3):247-254. pdf file 1.3M

1991 Taylor, A.H. and C.B. Halpern. The structure and dynamics of Abies magnifica forests in the southern Cascade range, USA. Journal of Vegetation Science. 2:189-200.

1991 Qin Zisheng, Taylor, A.H., Liu Jie, Liu Mingchong. The dieback Bashania fangiana after flowering is the best period for the restoration of the giant panda's habitat. Journal Sichuan Teacher's College (Natural Science). 12:103-108.

1990 Taylor, A.H. Disturbance and persistence of sitka spruce Picea sitchensis (Bong) Carr. in coastal forests of the Pacific Northwest, USA. Journal of Biogeography. 17(1):47-58. pdf file 2.1M

1990 Taylor, A.H. Habitat segregation and regeneration of red fir and mountain hemlock in ecotonal forests of Lassen Volcanic National Park, California. Physical Geography. 8:35-49.

1990 Taylor, A.H. Tree invasion of montane meadows in Lassen Volcanic National Park, California. Professional Geographer. 42:457-470.

1989 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Structure and composition of uncut and selectively cut Abies-Tsuga forest in Wolong Natural Reserve and implications for panda conservation in China. Biological Conservation. 47:83-108.

1989 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Bamboo flowering and pandas. Nature (London). 341:111.

1988 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Regeneration from seed of Sinarundinaria fangiana, a bamboo, in the Wolong giant panda reserve, Sichuan, China. American Journal of Botany. 75(7):1065-1073. pdf file 1.5M

1988 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Regeneration patterns in old-growth Abies-Betula forests in the Wolong Natural Reserve, Sichuan, China. Journal of Ecology. 76(4):1204-1218. pdf file 1.7M

1988 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Tree replacement patterns in subalpine Abies-Betula forests in Wolong Natural Reserve, China. Vegetatio. 78:141-149.

1987 Taylor, A.H. and Qin Zisheng. Culm dynamics and dry-matter production of bamboos in the Wolong and Tangjiahe giant panda reserves, Sichuan, China. Journal of Applied Ecology. 24(2):419-433. pdf file 1.8M