Recent Publications

Below is a list of 2019-21 publications by University of Guelph faculty who are members of BiRN (in alphabetical order). The list includes research related to biodiversity and biodiveristy resilience as well as interdisciplinary work.

 

Madhur Anand

Local lockdowns outperform global lockdown on the far side of the COVID-19 epidemic curve | PNAS

 

Nicholas Bernier

Temporal profiles of cortisol accumulation and clearance support scale cortisol content as an indicator of chronic stress in fish

 

Chris Caruso

Global gene flow releases invasive plants from environmental constraints on genetic diversity | PNAS

 

Karl Cottenie

Floods homogenize aquatic communities across time but not across space in a Neotropical floodplain

 

Kari Dunfield

Bacterial Endophytes: Diversity, Fuctional Importance, and Potential for Manipulation

 

Evan Fraser

How climatic and sociotechnical factors influence crop production: a case study of canola production | SpringerLink

 

John Fryxell

Temperature triggers a non‐linear response in resource–consumer interaction strength - Betini - 2019 - Ecosphere - Wiley Online Library

 

Robert Hanner

Vague labelling laws and outdated fish naming lists undermine seafood market transparency in Canada - ScienceDirect

 

Paul Hebert

A survey of True flies (Insecta: Diptera) by DNA Barcoding of Malaise Trap Collection in Bangladesh (researchgate.net)

 

Andreas Heyland

Mass Transfer and Flow Characterization of Novel Algae Based Nutrient Removal System

 

Brian Husband

The role of multiple reproductive barriers: strong post-pollination interactions govern cytotype isolation in a tetraploid–octoploid contact zone 

 

Fred Laberge

Isolating the effects of ontogenetic niche shift on brain size development using pumpkinseed sunfish ecotypes - Axelrod - 2020 - Evolution & Development - Wiley Online Library

 

Jana Levison

Groundwater-surface water interactions and agricultural nutrient transport in a Great Lakes clay plain system - ScienceDirect

 

Hafiz Maherali

Variation in mycorrhizal growth response influences competitive interactions and mechanisms of plant species coexistence | SpringerLink

 

Andrew MacDougall

Global impacts of fertilization and herbivore removal on soil net nitrogen mineralization are modulated by local climate and soil properties - Risch - 2020 - Global Change Biology - Wiley Online Library

 

Kevin McCann

Landscape modification and nutrient‐driven instability at a distance

 

Robert L McLaughlin

Is there an impact of behaviour on trapping migratory invasive sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus)? (reabic.net)

 

Amy Newman

Into the wild: microbiome transplant studies need broader ecological reality

 

Ryan Norris

Climate‐driven carry‐over effects negatively influence population growth rate in a food‐caching boreal passerine

 

Ryan Prosser

A probabilistic risk assessment of microplastics in soil ecosystems - ScienceDirect

 

Nigel Raine

Neonicotinoid exposure affects foraging, nesting, and reproductive success of ground-nesting solitary bees - Abstract - Europe PMC

 

Beren Robinson

Low connectivity between sympatric populations of sunfish ecotypes suggests ecological opportunity contributes to diversification | SpringerLink

 

Neil Rooney

Geography and Morphology Affect the Ice Duration Dynamics of Northern Hemisphere Lakes Worldwide - Warne - 2020 - Geophysical Research Letters - Wiley Online Library

 

Alex M Smith

Functional and genetic diversity changes through time in a cloud forest ant assemblage - Warne - 2020 - Biotropica - Wiley Online Library

 

Dirk Steinke

 At each site its diversity: DNA barcoding reveals remarkable earthworm diversity in neotropical rainforests of French Guiana | bioRxiv