Publications

Young, DJN; Stevens, JT; Earles, JM; Moore, J; Ellis, A; Jirka, A; Latimer, A. 2017. Long-term climate and competition explain forest mortality patterns under extreme drought. Ecology Letters 20:78-86

Young, DJN; Porensky, LM; Wolf, KM; Fick, SE; Young, TP. 2015. Burning reveals cryptic plant diversity and promotes coexistence in a California prairie restoration experiment. Ecosphere 6:art81

Zefferman, E; Stevens, JT; Charles, GK; Dunbar-Irwin, M; Emam, T; Fick, S; Morales, LV; Wolf, KM; Young, DJN; Young, TP. 2015. Plant communities in harsh sites are less invaded: a summary of observations and proposed explanations. AoB Plants 7:plv056

Young, DJN. 2015. Carbon implications of fuel reduction and ecological restoration treatments in Sierra Nevada forests. Peer-reviewed literature review and synthesis performed for The Nature Conservancy.

Farzan, S; Young, DJN; Dedrick, AG; Hamilton, M; Porse, EC; Coates, PS; Sampson, G. 2015. Western juniper management: assessing strategies for improving greater sage-grouse habitat and rangeland productivity. Environmental Management 56:675–683.

 

Media coverage

Results of our drought mortality analyses were reported by KCET and Southern California Public Radio (KPCC).

A web map I developed depicting California tree mortality patterns was syndicated by the Sydney Morning Herald.