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Yi, C., G. Mu, G. Hendrey, S. M. Vicente-Serrano, W. Fang, T. Zhou, S. Gao, P Xu. Bifurcated Response of a Regional Forest to Drought,  Expert Opin Environ Biol, 7:2, 10.4172/2325-9655.1000153 (2018). PDF

Huang, K., C. Yi, D. Wu, T. Zhou, X. Zhao, W. J. Blanford, S. Wei, H. Wu, D. Ling, and Z. Li, Tipping point of a conifer forest ecosystem under severe drought, Environ. Res. Lett. 10 024011 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/2/024011 (2015). Perspective  Highlights

Luo, H., T. Zhou, C. Yi, P. Xu, X. Zhao, S. Gao, X. Liu,  Stock volume dependency of forest drought responses in Yunnan, China, Forests, 9(4), 209; doi:10.3390/f9040209 (2018). PDF

Gao, S., R. Liu, T. Zhou, W. Fang, C. Yi, R. Lu, X. Zhao, H. Luo, Dynamic responses of tree-ring growth to multiple dimensions of drought, Global Change Biology, DOI:10.1111/gcb.14367 (2018). PDF

Gao, S., T. Zhou, C. Yi, P. Shi, W. Fang, R. Liu, E. Liang, J. J. Camareroh, Asymmetric impacts of dryness and wetness on tree growth and forest coverage, Agric. Forest Meteorol., 288289, 2020, 107980, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2020.107980. PDF

Xu, P., T. Zhou, C. Yi, W. Fang, G. Hendrey, and X. Zhao, Forest drought resistance distinguished by canopy height, Environ. Res. Lett. 13 (2018) 075003 (2018). PDF News


Xu, P., T. Zhou, C. Yi, H. Luo, X. Zhao, W. Fang, S. Gao, X. Liu, Impacts of Water Stress on Forest Recovery and Its Interaction with Canopy Height, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 15, 1257; doi:10.3390/ijerph15061257 (2018). PDF

Wei, S., C. Yi, W. Fang, and G. Hendrey. A global study of GPP focusing on light-use efficiency in a random forest regression model. Ecosphere 8(5):e01724. 10.1002/ecs2.1724 (2017). PDF

Kolb T. E. A new drought tipping point for conifer mortality, Environ. Res. Lett. 10 (2015) 031002. PDF





















A new drought tipping point for conifer mortality