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Hanson PJ, Wullschleger SD, Eds, (2003) North American Temperate Deciduous Forest Responses to Changing Precipitation Regimes. Ecological Studies 166, Springer, New York, 472 p.


Foreword - (Jerry Elwood, US Department of Energy, Program for Ecosystem Research)
Preface - (Paul J. Hanson and Stan D. Wullschleger)

Section 1. Introduction

1.  Introduction - Paul J. Hanson and Frederick M. O'Hara, Jr.

2.  Walker Branch Throughfall Displacement Experiment (TDE) - Paul J. Hanson, Donald E. Todd, and Michael A. Huston

Section 2.  Carbon cycle processes
3. Deciduous Hardwood Photosynthesis: Species Differences, Temporal Patterns and Response to Soil Water Deficits - Kell B. Wilson and Paul J. Hanson

4. Aboveground Autotrophic Respiration - Nelson T. Edwards and Paul J. Hanson

5. Dormant Season Nonstructural Carbohydrate Storage - Timothy J. Tschaplinski and Paul J. Hanson

Section 3.  Water Cycle Processes
6. Sensitivity of Sapling and Mature-tree Water Use to Altered Precipitation Regimes - Stan D. Wullschleger and Paul J. Hanson

7. Stomatal behavior of Forest Trees in Relation to Hydraulic, Chemical and Environmental Factors - Robert M. Augé

8. Leaf Water Potential, Osmotic Potential, and Solute Accumulation of Several Hardwood Species as Affected by Manipulation of Throughfall Precipitation in an Upland Quercus Forest - Timothy J. Tschaplinski and  Michael G. Gebre

9. 18O and 13C in Leaf Litter Versus Tree-ring Cellulose as Proxy Isotopic Indicators of Climate Change - Lee W. Cooper and Corina Solis

Section 4. Decomposition and Soil Carbon Turnover
10. Soil Respiration and Litter Decomposition - Paul J. Hanson, Elizabeth G. OíNeill, M. Lala S. Chambers, Jeffery S. Riggs, J. Devereaux Joslin, and Mark E. Wolfe

11. Soil Carbon Turnover - Julia B. Gaudinski and Susan E. Trumbore

12. Rates of Coarse-Wood Decomposition  - Donald E. Todd and Paul J. Hanson

Section 5. Plant Growth and Mortality
13. Tree Seedling Recruitment in a Temperate Deciduous Forest: Interactive Effects of Soil Moisture, Light, Slope Position - Jake F. Weltzin and Philip B. Allen

14. Response of Understory Tree Seedling Populations to Spatiotemporal Variation in Soil Moisture - Michael A. Huston, Milena Holmgren, and Michelle B. Kreh

15. Tree and Sapling Growth and Mortality - Paul J. Hanson, Donald E. Todd, Darrell C. West, Nelson T. Edwards, M. Lynn Tharp, and William A. Simpson Jr.

16. Fine Root Growth Response to Precipitation Change - J. Devereux Joslin and Mark H. Wolfe

17. Canopy Production  - Paul J. Hanson, Donald E. Todd, and J. Devereux Joslin

Section 6.  Response of Other Organisms
18. Foliar Chemistry and Herbivory  - Donald J. Shure, Peter D. Mooreside, Rebekah E. Chapman, and Allan D. Wilson

19. Opportunistically Pathogenic Root Rot fungi ­ Armillaria Species - Johann N. Bruhn and Jeanne D. Mihail

20. The Influence of Precipitation Change on Spiders as Top Predators in the Detrital Community - Kenneth L. Cramer

Section 7.  Forest Stand-level Syntheses
21. Forest Water Use and the Influence of Precipitation Change - Stan D. Wullschleger, Paul J. Hanson, and Donald E. Todd

22. Estimating the Net Primary and Net Ecosystem Production of a Southeastern Upland Quercus Forest from an 8-Year Biometric Record - Paul J. Hanson, Nelson T. Edwards, Timothy J. Tschaplinski, Stan D. Wullschleger, and J. Devereux Joslin
23. Nutrient Availability and Cycling - Dale W. Johnson, Paul J. Hanson, and Donald E. Todd

Section 8.  Extrapolations
24. Long-term Forest Dynamics and Tree Growth at the TDE Site on Walker Branch Watershed - Michael A. Huston, Donald E. Todd, and D. Gregory Barlar

25. Simulated Patterns of Forest Succession and Productivity as a Consequence of Altered Precipitation - Stan D. Wullschleger, Carla A. Gunderson, Lynn M. Tharp, and Darrell C. West

26. Regional Implications of the Throughfall Displacement Experiment on Forest Productivity  - E. Raymond Hunt Jr.

Appendix:  List of Scientific and Common Species Names

Subject Index

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