Climate change impacts - publications

Forestry Commission and Forest Research publications

Research papers and other publications 

Fenning, T.M., Gartland, K.M.A., Walter, C. (2008). Forest biotech and climate change. Nature Biotechnology 26 (6), 615-617.

Hutchings, T.R., Moffat, A.J., De Munck, C.S. (2008). Impacts of climate change and establishing a vegetation cover on water erosion of contaminated spoils for two contrasting United Kingdom regional climates: a case study approach. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 4 (4), 443-455.

Morecroft, M.D., Morison, J.I.L., Stokes, V.J., Taylor, M.E. (2008). Effects of climate and management history on the distribution and growth of sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus L.) in a southern British woodland in comparison to native competitors. Forestry 81 (1), 59-74.

Al-Tabbaa, A., Smith, S., De Munck, C., Dixon, T., Doak, J., Garvin, S., Raco, M. (2007). Climate change, pollutant linkage and brownfield regeneration. In: Sustainable brownfield regeneration: liveable places from problem spaces, edited by T. Dixon, M. Raco, P. Catney, D.N. Lerner. Oxford : Blackwell Publishing. 265-314.

Al-Tabbaa, A., Smith, S.E., Duru, U.E., Iyengar, S.R., De Munck, C., Moffat, A.J., Hutchings, T.R., Dixon, T., Doak, J., Garvin, S.L., Ridal, J., Raco, M., Henderson, S. (2007). Climate change, pollutant-linkage and brownfield regeneration. SUBR:IM Sustainable Urban Brownfield Regeneration: Integrate SUBR:IM Bulletin SUB 3 London: CL:AIRE. 4pp.

Freer-Smith, P.H., Broadmeadow, M.S.J., Lynch, J.M. (eds). (2007). Forestry and climate change. CAB International; Wallingford, Oxon. 253pp.

Irvine, R.J., Broadmeadow, M., Gill, R.M.A., Albon, S.D. (2007). Deer and global warming. How will climate change affect deer populations? Deer 14 (5), 34-39.

Marland, E., Marland, G., Matthews, R.W., Robertson, K.  (2007). Carbon in wood products and product substitution. In: Forestry and climate change, edited by P.H. Freer-Smith, M.S.J. Broadmeadow, J.M. Lynch. CAB International; Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Forestry Commission, Forest Research. Wallingford, Oxon: CAB International. 91-104.

Solomon, A.M., Freer-Smith, P.H. (2007). Forest responses to global change in North America: interacting forces define a research agenda. In: Forestry and climate change, edited by P.H. Freer-Smith, M.S.J. Broadmeadow, J.M. Lynch. CAB International; Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Forestry Commission, Forest Research. Wallingford, Oxon: CAB International. 151-159.

Watts, K., Eycott, A.E., Broadmeadow, M., Ray, D., Sing, L., Latham, J. (2007). Climate change, habitat fragmentation and the resilience of ecological networks. In: 25 years of landscape ecology: scientific principles in practice. Proceedings of the 7th IALE World Congress, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 8 to 12 July 2007, Book of abstracts Part II, edited by R.G.H. Bunce, R.H.G. Jongman, L. Hojas, S. Weel. Wageningen, The Netherlands: IALE International Association for Landscape Ecology. 913-914.

Broadmeadow, M.S.J., Ray, D., Samuel, C.J.A. (2005). Climate change and the future for broadleaved tree species in Britain (PDF-1100K). Forestry 78 (2).

Pitts, A.,  Benham, S., Straw, N.A., Moffat, A.J. (2005). Evaluation of moth-trap data from Alice Holt Forest, Hampshire, 1966-2001: possible effects of changing climate on Macrolepidoptera. Entomologist's Gazette 56 (4), 237-247.

Karlsson, P.E., Uddling, J., Braun, S., Broadmeadow, M., Elvira, S., Gimeno, B.S., Le Thiec, D., Oksanen, E., Vandermeiren, K., Wilkinson, M., Ceulemans, R., Emberson, L. (2004). Dose – response relationships for ozone impact on the biomass accumulation of young trees based on cumulative leaf ozone uptake. Atmospheric Environment 38, 2283-2294.

Karlsson, P.E., Uddling, J., Braun, S., Broadmeadow, M., Elvira, S., Gimeno, B.S., Le Thiec, D., Oksanen, E., Vandermeiren, K., Wilkinson, M., Ceulemans, R., Emberson, L. (2003). New critical loads for ozone impact on trees based on AOT40 and leaf cumulated ozone uptake. In: Establishing ozone critical levels II (eds PE Karlsson, G Sellden, H Pleijel). UNECE Workshop Report. IVL Report B 1523 (PDF-3700K and PDF-9100K) . IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Gothenburg, Sweden. 

Korhonen, R., Pingoud, K., Savolainen, I., Matthews, R. (2002). The role of carbon sequestration and the tonne-year approach in fulfilling the objective of climate convention. Environmental Science and Policy 5 (6), 429-441. 

Broadmeadow, M.S.J., Jackson, S.B. (2000). Growth responses of Quercus petraea, Fraxinus excelsior and Pinus sylvestris to elevated carbon dioxide, ozone and water supply. New Phytologist 146, 437-451.

Medlyn, B.E., Barton, C.V.M., Broadmeadow, M., Ceulemans, R., de Angelis, P., Forstreuter, M., Freeman, M., Jackson, S.B., Kellomäki, S., Laitat, E., Rey, A., Roberntz, P., Sigurdsson, B., Strassemeyer, J., Wang, K., Curtis, P.S., Jarvis, P.G. (2000). Elevated [CO2] effects on stomatal conductance in European forest species: a synthesis of experimental data. New Phytologist 149, 247-264.

Contract and unpublished Forestry Commission/Forest Research reports

Ray, D. with Wainhouse, D. Webber J. & Gardiner B. (2008). Impacts of climate change on forests in Scotland - final report (PDF-1225K).

Broadmeadow, M.S.J. (2007). Forestry. In: Preparing for a changing climate in Northern Ireland, edited by B. Arkell, G. Darch, P. McEntee. SNIFFER (Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research) UKCC13 Belfast: Atkins Limited. 67-80.

Bradley, I., Moffat, A., Vanguelova, E., Falloon, P., Harris, J. (2005). Impacts of climate change on soil functions (MS Word-390K). Defra Project SP0538: Final project report and annex. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Cranfield University, National Soil Resources Institute. Silsoe, Beds: NSRI. 28pp; 34pp.

Broadmeadow, M. (2004). The potential effects of climate change for trees and woodland in the South West. Report to FC South West Conservancy (PDF-189K). Forest Research, Farnham.

Broadmeadow, M.S.J., Pitman, R.M., Jackson, S.B., Randle, T.J., Durrant, D.W.H. (2000). Upgrading the level II protocol for physiological modelling of cause-effect relationships: A pilot study (PDF-2173K). Final report for EC project No. 98.60.UK.003.0. Forestry Commission, UK.

Popular articles

Barsoum, N. (2007). Forest health - has acid rain made way for climate change? (And how will we know?)  Forestry and Timber News 24, 17-19.

Broadmeadow, M. (2003). What might climate change mean for the British Christmas tree industry? British Christmas Tree Growers Association, 40, 1-5.

Broadmeadow, M. (2002). What does climate change mean for British forestry. Forestry and British Timber 31 (7), 19-24.

European Union publications

EU (2009). Adapting to climate change: Towards a European framework for action. White paper COM/2009/0147.