Presentations & Posters

2016 AGU Abstracts

2015 AGU Abstracts

2015 NSF-Macrosystems PI meeting Poster

2014 AGU Abstracts

2014 GSA Abstracts

2012 NSF-Macrosystems PI meeting Poster

Recent Publications

March, 2017

Brennan, S.R. and D.E. Schindler. 2017. Linking otolith microchemistry and dendritic isoscapes to map heterogeneous production of fish across river basins. Ecological Applications 27(2): 363-377. (doi: 10.1002/eap.1474) (here)

November, 2016

Djagoun, C. et al. 2016. Isotopic niche structure of a mammalian herbivore assemblage from a West African savanna: Body mass and seasonality effect. Mammalian Biology – Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 81(6):644-650.

July, 2016

Mosquera, G et al. 2016. Combined use of isotopic and hydrometric data to conceptualize ecohydrological processes in a high-elevation tropical ecosystem. Hydrological Processes 30(17):2980-2947. (doi: 10.1002/hyp.10927) (here)

Mosquera, G et al. 2016. Insights into the water mean transit time in a high-elevation tropical ecosystem. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 20:2987-3004. (doi: 10.5194/hess-20-2987-2016) (here)

May, 2016

Brennan, S. R. et al. 2016. Dendritic network models: Improving isoscapes and quantifying influence of landscape and in-stream processes on strontium isotopes in rivers. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43 (doi:10.1002/2016GL068904) (here)

March, 2016

Vander Zanden HB, Soto DX, Bowen GJ, Hobson KA. 2016 Expanding the isotopic toolbox: applications of hydrogen and oxygen stable isotope ratios for food web studies. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4:20. (doi:10.3389/fevo.2016.00020) (here)

February, 2016

Kaushal, R et al. 2016. Fingerprinting environmental conditions and related stress using stable isotopic composition of rice (Oryza sativa L.) grain organic matter. Ecological Indicators 61(2):941–951. (here)

November, 2015

Vander Zanden, HB et al. 2015. Space-time tradeoffs in the development of precipitation-based isotope models for determining migratory origin. Journal of Avian Biology 46: 658-667. (doi: 10.1111/jav.00656) (here)

September, 2015

Bowen, G. 2015. Hydrology: The diversified economics of soil water. Nature 525(7567):43-44. (here)

Evaristo, J., Jasechko, S., and McDonnell, J. 2015. Global separation of plant transpiration from groundwater and streamflow. Nature 525(7567):91-94. (here)

July, 2015

Good, S.P., Noone, D., and Bowen, G. 2015. Hydrologic connectivity constrains partitioning of global terrestrial water fluxes. Science 349(6244):175-177. (here)

June, 2015

Good, et al. 2015. D/H isotope ratios in the global hydrologic cycle. Geophysical Research Letters. doi: 10.1002/2015GL064117 (here)

March, 2015

Gorski, et al. 2015. Vapor hydrogen and oxygen isotopes reflect water of combustion in the urban atmosphere. PNAS doi: 10.1073/pnas.1424728112 (here)

Vander Zanden, et al. 2015. Determining origin in a migratory marine vertebrate: a novel method to integrate stable isotopes and satellite tracking. Ecological Applications 25(2):320-335. (here)

February, 2015

Bowen, G. J. and Good, S. P. 2015. Incorporating water isoscapes in hydrological and water resource investigations. WIREs Water, 2(3):107-119. (doi: 10.1002/wat2.1069) (here)

December, 2014

Bataille, et al. 2014. A geostatistical framework for predicting variations in strontium concentrations and isotope ratios in Alaskan rivers. Chemical Geology. 389:1-15. (here)

Foley, et al. 2014. Stable isotope patterns of benthic organisms from the Great Lakes region indicate variable dietary overlap of Diporeia spp. and dreissenid mussels. Canadian J. of Fisheries & Aquatic Sci. 71(12):1784-1795. (here)

September, 2014

Good, et al. 2014. Patterns of local and nonlocal water resource use across the western U.S. determined via stable isotope intercomparisons. Water Resources Research. DOI: 10.1002/2014WR015884 (here)

Vander Zanden, et al. 2014. Determining origin in a migratory marine vertebrate: a novel method to integrate stable isotopes and satellite tracking: a novel approach. Ecological Applications. DOI: 10.1890/14-0581.1 (here)

August, 2014

Vander Zanden, et al. 2014. Stable isotopic comparison between loggerhead sea turtle tissues. Rapid Comm. in Mass Spectrometry. 28(19):2059-2064. (here)

Vander Zanden, et al. 2014. Contrasting assignment of migratory organisms to geographic origins using long-term versus year-specific precipitation isotope maps. Ecology and Evolution. 5(9):891-900. (here)

List of all Publications and Presentations from 2014



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ITCE News!

New Instructional Video Module on Biogeography and Isotope Fractionation in C3 & C4 plants with Christopher Still! Check out all of the videos at the bottom of the 'Summer Courses' tab!


New Publications - Two new papers by SPATIAL alum Sean Brennan involving salmon migration (here) and using dendritic network models to improve Strontium isoscapes (here)!


New Blog Post - Former SPATIAL student Katie Wedemeyer-Strombel discusses her experience as a SPATIAL student last summer! (Check it out here!)


Awards - Former ITCE post-doc Jennifer Cotton has received an NSF Macrosystems Biology Grant. Congratulations, Jen! (Check out the NEON press release here!)

New Publications - Former SPATIAL student Chabi Djagoun's work on carbon isotope niches in herbivores in a west African savannah is now available in Mammalian Biology - Free download until Nov 7th! (Check it out here)


New Publications - Former SPATIAL student Giovanny Mosquera in two new publications involving high elevation tropical ecosystems (Hydrological Processes and Hydrology and Earth System Sciences)


Awards - Congratulations to Jim Ehleringer for receiving the prestigious Rosenblatt Prize for Excellenc! (Read more here.)


Presentations - Several SPATIAL & IsoCamp instructors and past students represented at the 10th annual (ISOECOL meeting in Tokyo!) last week.

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IsoMAP: WebGIS for Isotopes

IsoMAP is a dynamic, online workspace for spatial analysis, modeling and prediction of stable isotope ratio variation in the natural environment. The initial realease of the IsoMAP gateway is now live and supports precipitation isotope ratio modeling. Visit IsoMAP to learn more or to start making isoscapes today!