Boreal tree growth exhibits decadal-scale ecological memory to drought and insect defoliation, but no negative response to their interaction

Malcolm S. Itter, Loic D'Orangeville, Andria Dawson, Daniel Kneeshaw, Louis Duchesne, Andrew O. Finley

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Ecology
Volume107
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)1288-1301
Number of pages14
ISSN0022-0477
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2019
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Bayesian hierarchical model
  • boreal forest
  • drought
  • ecological memory
  • ecophysiology
  • forest tent caterpillar
  • global change ecology
  • insect defoliation
  • spruce budworm
  • tree rings
  • SPRUCE BUDWORM OUTBREAKS
  • CLIMATE-CHANGE
  • BALSAM FIR
  • EASTERN CANADA
  • FOREST INSECTS
  • ASPEN FORESTS
  • MORTALITY
  • DRIVEN
  • PLANT
  • CONSEQUENCES
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology
  • 4112 Forestry

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