Isla H. Myers-Smith

Publications in cryosphere research affiliated to University of Edinburgh:

Heijmans, M. M. P. D., R. I. Magnússon, M. J. Lara, G. V. Frost, I. H. Myers-Smith, J. van Huissteden, M. T. Jorgenson, A. N. Fedorov, H. E. Epstein, D. M. Lawrence & J. Limpens (2022, January 11) Tundra vegetation change and impacts on permafrost. Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, 3 (1), 68-84. https://doi:10.1038/s43017-021-00233-0.

Buchwal, A., P. F. Sullivan, M. Macias-Fauria, E. Post, I. H. Myers-Smith, J. C. Stroeve, D. Blok, K. D. Tape, B. C. Forbes, P. Ropars, E. Lévesque, B. Elberling, S. Angers-Blondin, J. S. Boyle, S. Boudreau, N. Boulanger-Lapointe, C. Gamm, M. Hallinger, G. Rachlewicz, A. Young, P. Zetterberg & J. M. Welker (2020, December 29) Divergence of Arctic shrub growth associated with sea-ice decline. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 117 (52), 33334-33344.

Assmann, J. J., I. H. Myers-Smith, A. B. Phillimore, A. D. Bjorkman, R. E. Ennos, J. S. Prevéy, G. H. R. Henry, N. M. Schmidt & R. D. Hollister (2019, July) Local snow melt and temperature – but not regional sea ice – explain variation in spring phenology in coastal Arctic tundra. Global Change Biology, 25 (7), 2258-2274.

Wolter, J., H. Lantuit, M. Fritz, M. Macias-Fauria, I. Myers-Smith & U. Herzschuh (2016, June 17) Vegetation composition and shrub extent on the Yukon coast, Canada, are strongly linked to ice-wedge polygon degradation. Polar Research, 35, 27489.

Myers-Smith, I. H. & D. S. Hik (2013, October) Shrub canopies influence soil temperatures but not nutrient dynamics: An experimental test of tundra snow-shrub interactions. Ecology and Evolution, 3 (11), 3683-3700.