Zachary Robbins

College of Natural Resources

Works (6)

Updated: June 13th, 2023 22:25

2023 journal article

Carbon stored in live ponderosa pines in the Sierra Nevada will not return to pre-drought (2012) levels during the 21st century due to bark beetle outbreaks


By: Z. Robbins n, C. Xu, A. Jonko, R. Chitra-Tarak, C. Fettig, J. Costanza*, L. Mortenson, B. Aukema, L. Kueppers, R. Scheller*

author keywords: bark beetles; climate change; Dendroctonus brevicomis; forest disturbance; forest recovery; Pinus ponderosa; tree mortality; Sierra Nevada
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 17, 2023

2022 journal article

Delayed fire mortality has long-term ecological effects across the Southern Appalachian landscape


By: Z. Robbins n, E. Loudermilk*, M. Reilly*, J. O'Brien*, K. Jones n, C. Gerstle n, R. Scheller n

author keywords: delayed fire mortality; fire ecology; fire modeling; landscape simulation mesophication; Southern Appalachians
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 20, 2022

2022 article

Forecasting the influence of conservation strategies on landscape connectivity

Mozelewski, T. G., Robbins, Z. J., & Scheller, R. M. (2022, June 23). CONSERVATION BIOLOGY, Vol. 6.

By: T. Mozelewski n, Z. Robbins n & R. Scheller n

author keywords: conservation alternatives; conservation forecasting; conservation planning; dynamic connectivity; graph theory; network theory
MeSH headings : Biodiversity; Conservation of Natural Resources / methods; Ecosystem; Forests; North Carolina
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 5, 2022

2021 journal article

Capturing functional strategies and compositional dynamics in vegetation demographic models

BIOGEOSCIENCES, 18(14), 4473–4490.

By: P. Buotte*, C. Koven*, C. Xu*, J. Shuman*, M. Goulden*, S. Levis, J. Katz*, J. Ding* ...

Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 16, 2021

2021 journal article

Resistance and Resilience of Hyrcanian Mixed Forests Under Natural and Anthropogenic Disturbances


By: M. Vakili*, Z. Shakeri*, S. Motahari*, M. Farahani*, Z. Robbins n & R. Scheller n

author keywords: forest management; Hyrcanian forest; insect outbreak; LANDIS-II; oak charcoal disease; resilience; resistance
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 23, 2021

2021 article

Warming increased bark beetle-induced tree mortality by 30% during an extreme drought in California

Robbins, Z. J., Xu, C., Aukema, B. H., Buotte, P. C., Chitra-Tarak, R., Fettig, C. J., … Scheller, R. M. (2021, October 28). GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY, Vol. 10.

By: Z. Robbins n, C. Xu*, B. Aukema*, P. Buotte*, R. Chitra-Tarak n, C. Fettig*, M. Goulden*, D. Goodsman* ...

author keywords: bark beetles; climate impacts; drought; forest dynamics; modeling; tree mortality
MeSH headings : Animals; Coleoptera; Droughts; Pinus; Pinus ponderosa; Plant Bark; Trees
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 8, 2021