Kristofer Covey

Lecturer in Forest Dynamics; Lead Scientist, Ucross High Plains Stewardship; Director & Lead Instructor, Great Mountain Forest Land Use and Spatial Analysis Field Module

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2017

  • Journal Article
    Saunois, M., P. Bousquet, B. Poulter, A. Peregon, P. Ciais, J. G. Canadell, E. J. Dlugokencky, G. Etiope, D. Bastviken, S. Houweling, G. Janssens-Maenhout, F. N. Tubiello, S. Castaldi, R. B. Jackson, M. Alexe, V. K. Arora, D. J. Beerling, P. Bergamaschi, D. R. Blake, G. Brailsford, L. Bruhwiler, C. Crevoisier, P. Crill, K. Covey, C. Frankenberg, N. Gedney, L. Höglund-Isaksson, M. Ishizawa, A. Ito, F. Joos, H.-S. Kim, T. Kleinen, P. Krummel, J.-F. Lamarque, R. Langenfelds, R. Locatelli, T. Machida, S. Maksyutov, J. R. Melton, I. Morino, V. Naik, S. O'Doherty, F.-J. W. Parmentier, P. K. Patra, C. Peng, S. Peng, G. P. Peters, I. Pison, R. Prinn, M. Ramonet, W. J. Riley, M. Saito, M. Santini, R. Schroeder, I. J. Simpson, R. Spahni, A. Takizawa, B. F. Thornton, H. Tian, Y. Tohjima, N. Viovy, A. Voulgarakis, R. Weiss, D. J. Wilton, A. Wiltshire, D. Worthy, D. Wunch, X. Xu, Y. Yoshida, B. Zhang, Z. Zhang, and Q. Zhu. “Variability and quasi-decadal changes in the methane budget over the period 2000–2012.” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 17 (2017): 11135-11161. DOI: 10.5194/acp-17-11135-2017
  • Journal Article
    Umunay, P. M., K. R. Covey, J.-R. Makana, and T. G. Gregoire. “Effect of light, fire and weed control on establishment of Pericopsis elata harms regeneration.” New Forests 48.6 (2017): 735-752. DOI: 10.1007/s11056-017-9594-4
  • Journal Article
    Fernandez-Vega, J., K. R. Covey, and M. S. Ashton. “Tamm Review: Large-scale infrequent disturbances and their role in regenerating shade-intolerant tree species in Mesoamerican rainforests: Implications for sustainable forest management.” Forest Ecology and Management 395 (2017): 48-68. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2017.03.025
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Oberle, B., K. R. Covey, K. M. Dunham, E. J. Hernandez, M. L. Walton, D. F. Young, and A. E. Zanne. “Dissecting the Effects of Diameter on Wood Decay Emphasizes the Importance of Cross-Stem Conductivity in Fraxinus americana.” Ecosystems (2017). DOI: 10.1007/s10021-017-0136-x
  • 2016

  • Journal Article
    Covey, K. R., C. P. Bueno de Mesquita, B. Oberle, D. S. Maynard, C. Bettigole, T. W. Crowther, M. C. Duguid, B. Steven, A. E. Zanne, M. Lapin, M. S. Ashton, C. D. Oliver, X. Lee, and M. A. Bradford. “Greenhouse trace gases in deadwood.” Biogeochemistry 130.3 (2016): 215-226. DOI: 10.1007/s10533-016-0253-1
  • Journal Article
    Saunois, M., P. Bousquet, B. Poulter, A. Peregon, P. Ciais, J.G. Canadell, E.J. Dlugokencky, G. Etiope, D. Bastviken, S. Houweling, G. Janssens-Maenhout, F. N. Tubiello, S. Castaldi, R. B. Jackson, M. Alexe, V. K. Arora, D. J. Beerling, P. Bergamaschi, D. R. Blake, G. Brailsford, V. Brovkin, L. Bruhwiler, C. Crevoisier, P. Crill, K. Covey,C. Curry, C. Frankenberg, N. Gedney, L. Höglund-Isaksson, M. Ishizawa, A. Ito, F. Joos, H.-S. Kim, T. Kleinen, P. Krummel, J.-F. Lamarque, R. Langenfelds, R. Locatelli, T. Machida, S. Maksyutov, K. C. McDonald, J. Marshall, J. R. Melton, I. Morino, V. Naik, S. O’Doherty, F.-J. W. Parmentier, P. K. Patra, C. Peng, S. Peng, G. P. Peters, I. Pison, C. Prigent, R. Prinn, M. Ramonet, W. J. Riley, M. Saito, M. Santini, R. Schroeder, I. J. Simpson, R. Spahni, P. Steele, A. Takizawa, B. F. Thornton, H. Tian, Y. Tohjima, N. Viovy, A. Voulgarakis, M. van Weele, G. R. van der Werf, R. Weiss, C. Wiedinmyer, D. J. Wilton, A. Wiltshire, D. Worthy, D. Wunch, X. Xu, Y. Yoshida, B. Zhang, Z. Zhang, and Q. Zhu. “The global methane budget 2000-2012.” Earth System Science Data 8.2 (2016): 697-751. DOI: 10.5194/essd-8-697-2016
  • 2015

  • Journal Article
    Crowther, T. W., H. B. Glick, K. R. Covey, C. Bettigole, D. S. Maynard, S. M. Thomas, J. R. Smith, G. Hintler, M. C. Duguid, G. Amatulli, M. N. Tuanmu, W. Jetz, C. Salas, C. Stam, D. Piotto, R. Tavani, S. Green, G. Bruce, S. J. Williams, S. K. Wiser, M. O. Huber, G. M. Hengeveld, G. J. Nabuurs, E. Tikhonova, P. Borchardt, C. F. Li, L. W. Powrie, M. Fischer, A. Hemp, J. Homeier, P. Cho, A. C. Vibrans, P. M. Umunay, S. L. Piao, C. W. Rowe, M. S. Ashton, P. R. Crane, and M. A. Bradford. “Mapping tree density at a global scale.” Nature 525 (2015): 201–205. DOI: 10.1038/nature14967
  • Journal Article
    Covey, K. R., A. L. Barrett, and M. S. Ashton. “Ice storms as a successional pathway for Fagus grandifolia advancement in Quercus rubra dominated forests of southern New England.” Canadian Journal of Forest Research 45.11 (2015): 1628-1635. DOI: 10.1139/cjfr-2015-0069
  • Journal Article
    Crowther, T. W., S. M. Thomas, D. S. Maynard, P. Baldrian, K. Covey, S. D. Frey, L. T. A. van Diepen, and M. A. Bradford. “Biotic interactions mediate soil microbial feedbacks to climate change.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112.22 (2015): 7033-7038. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1502956112
  • Journal Article
    Covey, K., C. J. W. Carroll, M. C. Duguid, K. Dorji, T. Dorji, S. Tashi, T. Wangdi, and M. Ashton. “Developmental dynamics following selective logging of an evergreen oak forest in the Eastern Himalaya, Bhutan: Structure, composition, and spatial pattern.” Forest Ecology and Management 336 (2015): 163-173. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2014.10.006
  • 2012

  • Book Chapter
    Covey, K. R., J. Orefice, and X. Lee. “The Physiological Ecology of Carbon Science in Forest Stands.” Managing Forest Carbon in a Changing Climate. Ed. M. S. Ashton, M. L. Tyrrell, D. Spalding, and B. Gentry. New York: Springer International Publishing, 2012. 31-49. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-2232-3_3
  • Journal Article
    Clark JA*, Covey KR. “Tree species richness and the logging of natural forests: A meta-analysis.” Forest Ecology and Management 276 (2012): 146-153. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2012.04.001
  • Journal Article
    Covey, K. R., S. A. Wood, R. J. Warren, X. Lee, and M. A. Bradford. “Elevated methane concentrations in trees of an upland forest.” Geophysical Research Letters 39.15 (2012): L15705. DOI: 10.1029/2012GL052361
  • Book Chapter
    Oliver, C.D., K. Covey, D. Larsen , J. Wilson , A. Hohl, A. Niccolai, and J. B. McCarter. “Landscape Management.” Forest Landscape Restoration: Integrating Natural and Social Sciences. Ed. J. Stanturf, D. Lamb, P. Madsen New York: Springer Publishing, 2012. 39-65. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-5326-6_3