Burdekin Delta

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General Publications
Finnigan JJ (2004) A re-evaluation of long-term flux measurement techniques. Part II: Coordinate Systems. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 113 1-41.
Finnigan JJ, Clements R, Malhi Y, Leuning R, Cleugh HA (2003) A re-evaluation of long-term flux measurement techniques. Part I: Averaging and coordinate rotation. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 107 1-48.
Finnigan JJ and Leuning R (2001) Long term flux measurements & coordinate systems and averaging. Proceedings of the International Workshop for Advanced Flux Network and Flux Evaluation, 27-29 September 2000, Sapporo Japan. Center for Global Environmental Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan.
CSIRO Biosphere Model (CBM)top
Leuning R, Dunin FX, Wang YP (1998) A two-leaf model for canopy conductance, photosynthesis and partitioning of available energy. II. Comparison with measurements. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 91 113-125.
McGregor JL, Gordon HB, Watterson IG, Dix MR, and Rotstayn LD (1993) The CSIRO 9-level Atmospheric General Circulation Model. 93. Melbourne, CSIRO Atmospheric Research.
Wang YP, Leuning R (1998) A two-leaf model for canopy conductance, photosynthesis and partitioning of available energy. I. Model description. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 91 89-111.
Publications for Burdekin Deltatop
Publications for calperumtop
MEYER, W.S., Kondrlova, E. and Koerber, G.R. (2015). Evaporation of perennial semi-arid woodland in southeastern Australia is adapted for irregular but common dry periods. Hydrol. Process. (2015) Published online in Wiley Online Library DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10467
Publications for Cape Tribulationtop
Liddell, M.J., Nieullet, N., Campoe, O.C., Freiberg , M. ( 2007) Assessing the above-ground biomass of a complex tropical rainforest using a canopy crane. Austral Ecology 32 43–58.
Stork, N.E., Balston, J., Farquhar, G.D., Franks, P.J., Holtum, J.A.M., Liddell, M.J. ( 2007) Tropical rainforest canopies and climate change. Austral Ecology 32 105–112.
Liddell M.J. (2006) iLEAP Conference Boulder, USA, January. Fluxes at Cape Tribulation: Drought in an Australian Tropical Rainforest.
Turton S.M. (2002) Invited lecture Third International Canopy Conference, Cairns, June. Tracking changes in microclimate and canopy productivity of a tropical rainforest during recovery after a tropical cyclone.
Grove, S.J. Turton S.M. Siegenthaler, D.T. (2000) Journal of Tropical Ecology 16 883-894. Mosaics of canopy openness induced by tropical cyclones in lowland rain forests with contrasting management histories in northeastern Australia.
Publications for Daintree top
Leaf Chemical and Spectral Diversity in Australian Tropical Forests. With Gregory P. Asner, Roberta E. Martin, Andrew J. Ford, Daniel J. Metcalfe, Michael J. Liddell. Ecol. Applic. 19 (2009) 236.
Publications for Howard Springs External Linktop
Eamus D, Hutley LB, O'Grady AP (2001) Daily and seasonal patterns of carbon and water fluxes above a north Australian savanna. Tree Physiology 21 977-988.
Hutley LB, O'Grady AP, Eamus D (2001) Monsoonal influences on evapotranspiration of savanna vegetation of northern Australia. Oecologia 126 434-443.
Hutley LB, O'Grady AP, Eamus D (2000) Evapotranspiration from Eucalypt open-forest savanna of Northern Australia. Functional Ecology 14 183-194.
Publications for Otwaytop
Publications for scott farmtop
Mudge PL, Wallace DF, Rutledge S, Campbell DI, Schipper LA, Hosking CL (2011) Carbon balance of an intensively grazed temperate pasture in two climatically contrasting years. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 144, 271-280.
Publications for Tumbarumbatop
Abramowitz, G., Leuning, R., Clark, M. and Pitman, A. (2008). Evaluating the performance of land surface models. Journal of Climate, 21, doi: 10.1175/2008JCLI2378.1.
Aubinet M., Feigenwinter C., Bernhofer C., Canepa E., Lindroth A., Montagnani L., Rebmann C., Sedlak P., van Gorsel E., 2010. Direct advection measurements do not help to solve the nighttime CO2 closure problem – evidence from three inherently different forests. Agric.For.Meteorol. . 150, 655-664.
Cleugh, H. A., R. Leuning, Q. Z. Mu, and S. W. Running. 2007. Regional Evaporation Estimates From Flux Tower and Modis Satellite Data. Remote Sensing of Environment 106, no. 3: 285-304.
Choler, P., Sea, W. and Leuning, R. (2011). A benchmark test for ecohydrological models of interannual variability of NDVI in semi-arid tropical grasslands. Ecosystems DOI: 10.1007/s10021-010-9403-9.
Choler, P., Sea, W., Briggs, P., Raupach, M. and Leuning, R. (2010). A simple ecohydrological model captures essentials of seasonal leaf dynamics in semi-arid tropical grasslands. Biogeosciences 7:907-920.
Coops, N. C., R. S. Jassal, R. Leuning, A. T. Black, and K. Morgenstern. 2007. Incorporation of a Soil Water Modifier Into Modis Predictions of Temperate Douglas-Fir Gross Primary Productivity: Initial Model Development. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 147, no. 3-4: 99-109.
Fest B.J., Livesley, S.J., Droesler, M., van Gorsel, E., Arndt, S.K. (2009) Soil-atmosphere greenhouse gas exchange in a cool, temperate Eucalyptus delegatensis forest in south-eastern Australia Agric.For.Meteorol., 149,393-406.
Gessler, A., C. Keitel, N. Kodama, C. Weston, A. J. Winters, H. Keith, K. Grice, R. Leuning, and G. D. Farquhar. 2007. Delta C-13 of Organic Matter Transported From the Leaves to the Roots in Eucalyptus Delegatensis: Short-Term Variations and Relation to Respired Co2. Functional Plant Biology 34, no. 8: 692-706.
van Gorsel, E., Harman, I., Finnigan, J.J. and Leuning, R. (2011). Gravity waves in canopies affect micrometeorological estimates of scalar exchange. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology (accepted, 27 January 2011).
van Gorsel, E., N. Delpierre, R. Leuning, A. Black, J. W. Munger, S. Wofsy, M. Aubinet, C. Feigenwinter, J. Beringer, D. Bonal, B. Z. Chen, J. Q. Chen, R. Clement, K. J. Davis, A. R. Desai, D. Dragoni, S. Etzold, T. Grunwald, L. H. Gu, B. Heinesch, L. R. Hutyra, W. W. P. Jans, W. Kutsch, B. E. Law, M. Y. Leclerc, I. Mammarella, L. Montagnani, A. Noormets, C. Rebmann, and S. Wharton. 2009. Estimating Nocturnal Ecosystem Respiration From the Vertical Turbulent Flux and Change in Storage of CO2. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149, no. 11: 1919-30.
van Gorsel, E., Leuning, R., Cleugh, H.A., Keith, H., Kirschbaum, M.U.F. and Suni, T. (2008). Application of an alternative method to derive reliable estimates of nighttime respiration from eddy covariance measurements in moderately complex topography. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 148:1174-1180.
van Gorsel, E., R. Leuning, H. A. Cleugh, H. Keith, and T. Suni. 2007. Nocturnal Carbon Efflux: Reconciliation of Eddy Covariance and Chamber Measurements Using an Alternative to the u*-Threshold Filtering Technique. Tellus Series B-Chemical and Physical Meteorology 59, no. 3: 397-403.
Groenendijk, M., Dolman, A.J., van der Molen,  M.K., Gash, J.H.C., Arneth, A., Delpierre, N., Leuning, R., Lindroth, A., Richardson,  A.D., Verbeeck, H. and Wohlfahrt, G. (2011). Assessing parameter variability in a photosynthesis model within and between plant  functional types using global Fluxnet eddy covariance data. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2010.08.013.
Guerschman, J.P., van Dijk, A.I.,  Mattersdorf, G., Beringer, J.,  Hutley, L.B., Leuning, R.,  Pipunic, R.C. and Sherman, B.S. (2009). Scaling of potential evapotranspiration with MODIS data reproduces flux observations and catchment water balance observations across Australia. Journal of Hydrology, 369:107-119.
Haverd, V., Leuning, R., Griffith, D.W., van Gorsel, E. and Cuntz, M. (2009). The Lagrangian time scale for turbulent transport in forest canopies, determined from measured fluxes and concentrations and modelled source distributions. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 130:209-228.
Haverd, V. and Cuntz. M. (2010): Soil–Litter–Iso: A one-dimensional model for coupled transport of heat, water and stable isotopes in soil with a litter layer and root extraction. Journal of Hydrol., 388, 438-455.
Hill, M. J., A. A. Held, R. Leuning, N. C. Coops, D. Hughes, and H. A. Cleugh. 2006. MODIS Spectral Signals at a Flux Tower Site: Relationships With High-Resolution Data, and CO2 Flux and Light Use Efficiency Measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment 103, no. 3: 351-68.
Katul, G. G., J. J. Finnigan, D. Poggi, R. Leuning, and S. E. Belcher. 2006. The Influence of Hilly Terrain on Canopy-Atmosphere Carbon Dioxide Exchange. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 118, no. 1: 189-216.
Keith, H., R. Leuning, K. L. Jacobsen, H. A. Cleugh, E. Van Gorsel, R. J. Raison, B. E. Medlyn, A. Winters, and C. Keitel. 2009. Multiple Measurements Constrain Estimates of Net Carbon Exchange by a Eucalyptus Forest. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149, no. 3-4: 535-58.
Kirschbaum, M. U. F., H. Keith, R. Leuning, H. A. Cleugh, K. L. Jacobsen, E. Van Gorsel, and R. J. Raison. 2007. Modelling Net Ecosystem Carbon and Water Exchange of a Temperate Eucalyptus delegatensis Forest Using Multiple Constraints. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 145, no. 1-2: 48-68.
Leuning, R., Zhang, Y.Q., Rajaud, A., Cleugh, H.A. and Tu, K. (2008). A simple surface conductance model to estimate regional evaporation using MODIS leaf area index and the Penman-Monteith equation, Water Resources Research, 44, W10419, doi:10.1029/2007WR006562.
Leuning, R., Zegelin, S.J., Jones, K., Keith, H. and Hughes, D.  (2008). A mass-balance technique for measuring CO2 fluxes in nocturnal drainage flows beneath a forest canopy. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 148:1777-1797.
Leuning, R. 2007. The Correct Form of the Webb, Pearman and Leuning Equation for Eddy Fluxes of Trace Gases in Steady and Non-Steady State, Horizontally Homogeneous Flows. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 123, no. 2: 263-67.
Leuning, R., D. Hughes, P. Daniel, N. C. Coops, and G. Newnham. 2006. A Multi-Angle Spectrometer for Automatic Measurement of Plant Canopy Reflectance Spectra. Remote Sensing of Environment 103, no. 3: 236-45.
Sea, W., Choler, P., Weinmann, R., Hutley, L., Beringer, J. and Leuning, R. (2011) Comparison of MODIS leaf area index with hemispheric photos for northern Australian savannas. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology (accepted 20 December 2010).
Suni, T., Sogacheva, L, Lauros, T.J.C., Hakola, H., Bäck, J.K., Kurtén, T.C., Cleugh, H.A., van Gorsel, E., Kulmala, M.T.2009: Cold Oceans Enhance Terrestrial New-Particle Formation in Near-Coastal Forests Atmos.Chem.Phys.,9,8639-8650.
Suni, T., Kulmala, M., Hirsikko, A., Bergman, T., Laakso, L., Aalto, P.P., Leuning, R., Cleugh, H., Zegelin, S., Hughes, D., van Gorsel, E., Kitchen, M.,Vana, M., Hõrrak, U., Mirme, S., Mirme, A., Twining, J. and Tadros, C  (2008). Formation and characteristics of ions and charged aerosol particles in a native Australian Eucalypt forest. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 8: 129–139 .
Wang, Y., Kowalczyk, E., Leuning, R., Abramowitz, G., Raupach, M.R., Pak, B., van Gorsel, E., Luhar, A. (2011). Evaluation of the Community Atmosphere Biosphere Land Exchange Model (CABLE) using eddy flux measurements at different time scales and frequencies. Journal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences (accepted 15 December 2010).
Williams, M., Richardson, A.D., Reichstein, M., Stoy, P.C.,  Peylin, P., Verbeeck, H., Carvalhais, N., Jung, M., Hollinger, D.Y., Kattge, J., Leuning, R., Luo, Y., Tomelleri, E., Trudinger, C., and Wang, Y.-P. (2009). Improving land surface models with FLUXNET data. Biogeosciences 6:1341-1359.
Yi, C., Ricciuto, D., Li, R. et al. (2010).  Climate control of terrestrial carbon exchange across biomes and continents. Environmental Research Letters 5 (10pp). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/5/3/034007.
Zhang, Y.Q., Leuning, R., Hutley, L.B., Beringer, J. and McHugh, I. and Walker J.P. (2010). Using long-term water balances to parameterize surface conductances and calculate evaporation at 0.05 degrees spatial resolution. Water Resources Research doi:10.1029/2009WR008716.
Zhang, Y.Q., Chiew, F. H. S., Zhang, L., Leuning, R. and Cleugh, H.A. (2008). Potential use of evapotranspiration estimates from moderate resolution imaging spectrometer (MODIS) data in predicting runoff at ungauged catchments. Water Resources Research, 44, W10420, doi:10.1029/2007WR006563.
Publications for Virginia Parktop
Publications for Wallaby Creek top
Wood, S.A., Beringer, J., Hutley, L.B., McGuire, A.D., Van Dijk, A. and Kilinc, M., (2008) Impacts of fire on forest age and runoff in mountain ash forests. external link Functional Plant Biology, 35(6): 483-492. doi:10.1071/FP08120
Martin, D., Beringer, J., Hutley, L.B., and McHugh, I., (2007) Carbon Cycling in a Mountain Ash forest: Analysis of Below Ground Respiration,external link Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 147: 58-70, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2007.06.008  
Kilinc M , J. Beringer, L. Hutley, K. Kurioka, S. Wood, N. D'Argent, D. Martin, I. McHugh, N. Tapper, and D. McGuire (2009) World’s tallest angiosperm acts as carbon sink, session “Synthesis Efforts From the Global Network of Ecosystem-Atmosphere CO2, Water and Energy Exchange (FLUXNET)”, EGU General Assembly 2009, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-7981, Poster
Kilinc M, Beringer J, Tapper N, and Hutley L (2008), Biophysical controls of carbon exchange in old growth Mountain Ash stands, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(23), West. Pac. Geophys. Meet. Suppl., Abstract B25A-10, external link
Beringer J, and L. B. Hutley, M. Kilinc, A. D. McGuire, and I. McHugh (2006) Water, energy and carbon fluxes from the world's tallest anigosperm (Eucalyptus regnans) at Wallaby Creek, south-eastern Australia, OzFlux national meeting 3-4 July 2006 Monash University, Australia
Beringer J, and L. B. Hutley, M. Kilinc, A. D. McGuire, and I. McHugh (2006) Water, energy and carbon fluxes from the world's tallest anigosperm (Eucalyptus regnans) at Wallaby Creek, south-eastern Australia , International Geographical Union Conference "Regional Responses to Global Changes A view from the Antipodes" 3-7 July 2006 Brisbane, Australia. external link
Publications for Wombattop
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