Kristofer "Tofer" Covey


Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Covey, K.R., S.A. Wood, R.J. Warren II, X. Lee, and M.A. Bradford (2012), Elevated methane concentrations in trees of an upland forest, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L15705, doi:10.1029/2012GL052361.

J. A. Clark and K.R. Covey. (2012) Tree species richness and the logging of natural forests: A meta-analysis, Forest Ecology and Management, 276, doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2012.04.001.

Book Chapters

Oliver C.D., Covey K.R., Hohl A., Larsen D., McCarter J.B, Niccolai A., and Wilson J..(2012) Landscape Management.  J. Stanturf et al. (eds.), Forest Landscape Restoration: Integrating Natural and Social Sciences, World Forests 15, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5326-6_3. Springer.

Covey K.R., Orefice J., and Lee, X. (2012). The physiological ecology of carbon science in forest stands. In M.L Tyrrell, P.M.S. Ashton, D. Spalding, & B. Gentry (Eds.) Managing Forest Carbon in a Changing Climate. Springer.

Covey K., R.W. Campbell (2010). Castenea dentata. In A. Roloff, H. Weisgerber, U. Lang, & B. Stimm Enzyklopädie der Holzgewächse. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH

Other Publications

Spalding, D., Hodgman, T., and Covey K.R.. Campbell, R.W. & Duguid, M. (eds.). (2010) Common Plants of the Quiet Corner: A Functional Guide. Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, New Haven, CT.

Campbell, R. W., Cousins, S., Covey, K., Duguid, M., Nerenberg, J., and Paul, G. (Eds.). (2010). Future of Connecticut's Forests:  A summary of a symposium led by the Yale Chapter of the Society of American Foresters exploring issues and opportunities in Connecticuts forestlands.  Yale Forest Forum Review (Vol. 12). New Haven, CT: Global Institute For Sustainable Forestry.

Selected Press Coverage



“The Secrets of Hissing Trees” New York Times, Green Blog. Aug. 10, 2012 http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/10/the-secrets-of-hissing-trees/

“Old Trees Cut the Cheese” New Haven Register, Aug. 13, 2012

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