FACULTY PUBLICATIONS: Environmental Science & Policy – May 2022

Four entries from the Environmental Science & Policy Program. Entries include environmental studies of the Savanna and of California

Laris, Paul. On the problems and promises of savanna fire regime change. Nat Commun 12, 4891 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-25141-1.

Laris, Paul, Yang, L., Dembele, F. et al. Fire and water: the role of grass competition on juvenile tree growth and survival rates in a mesic savanna. Plant Ecol 222, 861–875 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11258-021-01149-x.

Laris, Paul, Koné, M., Dembélé, F., Rodrigue, C. M., Yang, L., Jacobs, R., and Laris, Q.: Methane gas emissions from savanna fires: what analysis of local burning regimes in a working West African landscape tell us, Biogeosciences, 18, 6229–6244, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-6229-2021, 2021.

Laris, Paul, Seymour, C. and Mills, M., 2021. Where Have the Native Grasses Gone?: What a Long-Term, Repeat Study Can Tell Us about California’s Native Prairie Landscapes.  Rural Landscapes: Society, Environment, History, 8(1), p.1. DOI: http://doi.org/10.16993/rl.61.