Lab publications


Cook, B. I. & E. M. Wolkovich. 2016. Climate change decouples drought from early winegrape harvests in France. Nature Climate Change 6:715-719. 
Wolkovich, E. M. Reticulated channels in soil food webs. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, in press. 


Seabloom, E. W. & 66 co-authors (Wolkovich, E. M. co-author). 2015. Plant species’ origin predicts dominance and response to nutrient enrichment and herbivores in global grasslands. Nature Communications 6: 7710, doi:10.1038/ncomms8710. (Publication from Nutrient Network.)


Wolkovich, E. M., Cook, B. I., McLauchlan, K. K. & T. J. Davies. 2014. Temporal ecology in the Anthropocene. Ecology Letters 17(11): 1365–1379. (theme songpdf
Wolkovich, E. M., Allesina, S., Cottingham, K. L., Moore, J. C. & C. de Mazancourt. 2014. Linking the green and brown worlds: The prevalence and effect of multi-channel feeding in food webs. Ecology, 95(12), 2014, pp. 3376–3386. (pdf)
Francis, T. B., Wolkovich, E. M., Scheuerell, M. D., Katz, S. L., Elizabeth E. E., & S. E. Hampton. In press. 2014. Shifting regimes and changing interactions in the Lake Washington, U.S.A., plankton community from 1962-1992. PLoS ONE 9(10): e110363. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0110363 (pdf)
Wolkovich, E. M. & A. K. Ettinger. 2014. Back to the future for plant phenology research (Commentary). New Phytologist 203: 1021–1023. (pdf)
Wolkovich, E. M. , B. I. Cook & T. J. Davies. 2014. Progress towards an interdisciplinary science of plant phenology: Building predictions across space, time and species diversity. New Phytologist 201: 1156–1162. (pdf // data)
Wolkovich, E. M. & E. E. Cleland. 2014. Phenological niches and the future of invaded ecosystems with climate change. AoB Plants doi:10.1093/aobpla/plu013. (pdf)


Wolkovich, E. M., Davies, T. J., Schaefer, H., Cleland, E. E., Cook, B. I., Travers, S. E. , Willis, C. G. & C. C. Davis. 2013. Temperature-dependent shifts in phenology contribute to the success of exotic species with climate change. American Journal of Botany 100(7): 1407-1421. (pdf // data)
Pau, S., Wolkovich, E. M., Cook, B. I., Nytch, C., Regetz, J., Zimmerman, J. K. & S. J. Wright. 2013. Clouds and temperature drive dynamic changes in tropical flower production. Nature Climate Change 3: 838-842. (article // HGB)
Davies, T.J., E. M. Wolkovich & 16 other co-authors. 2013. Phylogenetic conservatism in plant phenology. Journal of Ecology 101: 1520–1530. (pdf)


Wolkovich, E.M. & 18 co-authors. 2012. Warming experiments underpredict plant phenological responses to climate change. Nature 485 (7399): 494-497. (Article, Forum, recommended by Faculty of 1000)
Wolkovich, E. M., Regetz, J. & M. I. O’Connor. 2012 Advances in global change research require open science by individual researchers. Global Change Biology 18(7): 2102-2110. (pdf)
Cook, B.I., Wolkovich, E.M. & C. Parmesan. 2012 Divergent responses to spring and winter warming drive community level flowering trends. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109(3): 9000-9005. (article)
Cleland, E. E., J. M. Allen, T. M. Crimmins, J. A. Dunne, S. Pau, S. E. Travers, E. S. Zavaleta & E. M. Wolkovich. 2012 Phenological tracking enables positive species responses to climate change. Ecology 93(8): 1765-1771. (article // data)
Pau, S, Gillespie, T.W., & E.M. Wolkovich. 2012. Dissecting NDVI-species richness relationships in Hawaiian dry forests. Journal of Biogeography 39(9): 1678-1686.
Davies, T.J., Kraft, N.B.J., Salamin, N. & E. M. Wolkovich. 2012. Incompletely resolved phylogenetic trees inflate estimates of phylogenetic conservatism. Ecology 93(2): 242-247. (abstract)
Wainwright, C.E., Wolkovich, E.M. & E.E. Cleland. 2012. Seasonal priority effects: implications for invasion and restoration in a semi-arid system. Journal of Applied Ecology, 49(1): 234-241. (pdf, recommended by Faculty of 1000)
Craine, J. M., E. M. Wolkovich, & E. G. Towne. 2012. The roles of shifting and filtering in generating community-level flowering phenology. Ecography 35. (pdf)
Cook, B. I., Wolkovich, E. M. & 17 co-authors. 2012. Ecosystems. Sensitivity of spring phenology to warming across temporal and spatial climate gradients in two independent databases. (pdf // PEP & NECTAR data)


Craine, J. M., Wolkovich, E. M., Towne, E. G. & S. W. Kembel. 2011. Flowering phenology as a functional trait. New Phytologist 193: 673-682. (pdf)
Wolkovich, E.M. & E.E. Cleland. 2011. The phenology of plant invasions: A community ecology perspective. Frontiers in Ecology & the Environment 9(5): 287-294. (pdf // data, recommended by Faculty of 1000)
Pau*, S., Wolkovich*, E.M., Cook, B.I., Davies, T.J., Kraft, N.J.B., Bolmgren, K., Betancourt, J. & E.E. Cleland. 2011. Predicting phenology by integrating ecology, evolution and climate science. *Both authors contributed equally to this work. Global Change Biology 17: 3633-3643. (pdf // data)
Wilson, E.E. & E. M. Wolkovich. 2011. Scavenging: How carnivores and carrion structure communities. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 26(3): 129-135. *Both authors contributed equally to this work. (pdf//data & code)
Firn, J. & 32 co-authors (Wolkovich, E.M. co-author) 2011. Abundance of introduced species at home predicts abundance away in herbaceous communities. Ecology Letters 14(3):247-281. (Publication from Nutrient Network. Assisted with writing, editing and statistical analyses.) (pdf)
Nicholas, K. A., Wolkovich, E. M. & L. A. Webb. 2011. Trends in climate and phenological changes in California and Australia. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 62(3): 395A-395A.


Wolkovich E.M. 2010. Non-native grass litter enhances grazing arthropod assemblages by increasing native shrub growth. Ecology 91(3): 756-766. (pdf // data)
Wolkovich E.M., Lipson, D.A., Virginia, R.A., Bolger, D.T., & K.L. Cottingham. 2010. Grass invasion causes rapid increases in ecosystem carbon and nitrogen storage in a semi-arid shrubland. Global Change Biology 16(4): 1352-1365. (pdf // data)
Wolkovich, E.M. 2010 Defining and re-defining invasion biology (book review). Journal of Vegetation Science 21(4): 804-806. (pdf)


Wolkovich E.M., D.T. Bolger & D.A. Holway. 2009. Complex responses to invasive grass litter by ground arthropods in a Mediterranean shrub ecosystem. Oecologia 161(4): 697-708. (pdf // data)
Wolkovich, E. M., D.T. Bolger & K.L. Cottingham. 2009. Invasive grass litter facilitates native shrubs through abiotic effects. Journal of Vegetation Science 20(6): 1121-1132. (pdf // data)


Buchholtz, E.A., Wolkovich E.M. & Cleary, R.J. 2005. Vertebral osteology and complexity in Lagenorhynchus acutus (Delphinidae) with comparison to other Delphinoid genera. Marine Mammal Science 21:411-428. (link)
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