Publications
Journal Articles

Larson, A. J., C. A. Cansler, S. G. Cowdery, S. Hiebert, T. J. Furniss, M. E. Swanson, and J. A. Lutz. 2016. Post-fire morel (Morchella) mushroom production, spatial structure, and harvest sustainability. Forest Ecology and Management 377: 16-25. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2016.06.038

Lutz, J. A. 2015. The evolution of long-term data for forestry: large temperate research plots in an era of global change. Northwest Science 89(3): 255-269. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3955/046.089.0306

Barth, M. A. F., A. J. Larson, and J. A. Lutz. 2015. Use of a forest reconstruction model to assess changes to Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer forest during the fire suppression era. Forest Ecology and Management 354: 104-118. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2015.06.030

Anderson-Teixeira, K. J., S. J. Davies, A. C. Bennett, E. B. Gonzalez-Akre, H. C. Muller-Landau, S. J. Wright, K. Abu Salim, J. L. Baltzer, Y. Bassett, N. A. Bourg, E. N. Broadbent, W. Y. Brockelman, S. Bunyavejchewin, D. F. R. P. Burslem, N. Butt, M. Cao, D. Cardenas, K. Clay, R. S. Condit, M. Detto, X. Du, A. Duque, D. L. Erikson, C. E.N. Ewango, C. D. Fletcher, G. S. Gilbert, N. Gunatilleke, S. Gunatilleke, Z. Hao, W. H. Hargrove, T. B. Hart, B. Hao, F. He, F. M. Hoffman, R. Howe, S. P. Hubbell, P. A. Jansen, M. Jiang, M. Kanzaki, D. Kenfack, M. F. Kinnaird, J. Kumar, A. J. Larson, Y. Li, X. Li, S. Liu, S. K.Y. Lum, J. A. Lutz, K. Ma, D. Maddalena, J. R. Makana, Y. Malhi, T. Marthews, S. McMahon, W. J. McShea, H. Memiaghe, X. Mi, T. Mizuno, J. A. Myers, V. Novotny, A. A. de Oliveira, D. Orwig, R. Ostertag, J. den Ouden, G. Parker, R. Phillips, A. Rahman, K. Sri-ngernyuang, R. Sukumar, I. F. Sun, W. Sungpalee, S. Tan, S. C. Thomas, D. Thomas, J. Thompson, B. L. Turner, M. Uríarte, R. Valencia, M. I. Vallejo, A. Vicentini, T. Vr┼íka, X. Wang, G. Weiblen, A.Wolf, H. Xu, W. Xugao, S. Yap, and J. Zimmwerman. 2015. CTFS-ForestGEO: A worldwide network monitoring forests in an era of global change. Global Change Biology 21(2): 528-549. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12712

Réjou-Méchain, M., H. C. Muller-Landau, M. Detto, S. C. Thomas, T. Le Toan, S. S. Saatchi, J. S. B. Silva, N. A. Bourg, S. Bunyavejchewin, N. Butt, W. Y. Brockelman, M. Cao, D. Cárdenas, J. M. Chiang, G. B. Chuyong, K. Clay, R. Condit, H. S. Dattaraja, S. J. Davies, A. Duque, S. Esufali, C. Ewango, S. Fernando, C. D. Fletcher, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, Z. Hao, K. E. Harms, T. B. Hart, B. Hérault, R. W. Howe, S. P. Hubbell, D. J. Johnson, D. Kenfack, A. J. Larson, L.Lin, Y. Lin, J. A. Lutz, J. R. Makana, Y. Malhi, T. R. Marthews, R. W. McEwan, S. M. McMahon, W. J. McShea, R. Muscarella, A. Nathalang, C. J. Nytch, A. A. Oliveira, R. P. Phillips, N. Pongpattananurak, R. Punchi-Manage, R. Salim, J. Schurman, R. Sukumar, N. S. bin Mohammed Noor, H. S. Suresh, U.Suwanvecho, D. W. Thomas, J. Thompson, M. Uríarte, R. Valencia, A. Vicentini, A. T. Wolf, S. Yap, Z. Yuan, C. E. Zartman, J. K. Zimmerman, and J. Chave. 2014. Local spatial structure of forest biomass and its consequences for remote sensing of carbon stocks. Biogeosciences 11: 6827-6840, doi: http://dx/doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-6827-2014

Erickson, D. L., F. A. Jones, N. G. Swenson, N. Pei, N. A. Bourg, W. Chen, S. J. Davies, X-J. Ge, Z. Hao, C. L. Huang, R. W. Howe, C-L. Huang, A. J. Larson, S. K. Y. Lum, J. A. Lutz, K. Ma, M. Meegaskumbura, X. Mi, J. D. Parker, I. F. Sun, S. J. Wright, A. T. Wolf, W. Ye, D. Xing, J. K. Zimmerman, W. J. Kress. 2014. Comparative evolutionary diversity and phylogenetic structure across multiple forest dynamics plots: a mega-phylogeny approach. Frontiers in Genetics. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2014.00358

Lutz, J. A., K. A. Schwindt, T. J. Furniss, J. A. Freund, M. E. Swanson, K. I. Hogan, G. E. Kenagy, and A. J. Larson. 2014. Community composition and allometry of Leucothoe davisiae, Cornus sericea, and Chrysolepis sempervirens. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 44(6): 677-683. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2013-0524

Michel, L. A., D. J. Peppe, J. A. Lutz, S. G. Driese, H. M Dunsworth, W. E. H. Harcourt-Smith, W. H. Horner, T. Lehmann, S. Nightingale, and K. P. McNulty. 2014. Remnants of an ancient forest provide ecological context for Early Miocene fossil apes. Nature Communications 5: 3236.doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms4236

Lutz, J. A, A. J. Larson, J. A. Freund, M. E. Swanson, K. J. Bible. 2013. The importance of large-diameter trees to forest structural heterogeneity. PLOS ONE 8(12): e82784. doi: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0082784

Chisholm, R. A., H. C. Muller-Landau, K. Abd. Rahman, D. P. Bebber, Y. Bin, S. A. Bohlman, N. A. Bourg, J. Brinks, N. Brokaw, S. Bunyavejchewin, N. Butt, H. Cao, M. Cao, D. Cárdenas, L. W. Chang, J. M. Chiang, G. Chuyong, R. Condit, H. S. Dattaraja, S. Davies, A. Duque, C. Fletcher, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, Z. Hao, R. D. Harrison, R. Howe, C. F. Hsieh, S. Hubbell, A. Itoh, D. Kenfack, S. Kiratiprayoon, A. J. Larson, J. Lian, D. Lin, H. Liu, J. A. Lutz, K. Ma, Y. Malhi, S. McMahon, W. McShea, M. Meegaskumbura, S. M. Razman, M. D. Morecroft, C. Nytch, A. Oliveira, G. R. Parker, S. Pulla, R. Punchi-Manage, H. Romero, W. Sang, J. Schurman, S. H. Su, R. Sukumar, I. F. Sun, H. S. Suresh, S. Tan, D. Thomas, S. Thomas, J. Thompson, R. Valencia, A. Vicentini, A. Wolf, S. Yap, W. Ye, Z. Yuan, J. Zimmerma. 2013. Scale-dependent relationships between species richness and ecosystem function in forests. Journal of Ecology 101: 1214-1224. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12132

Raleigh, M. S., K. Rittger, C. E. Moore, B. Henn, J. A. Lutz, and J. D. Lundquist. 2013. Ground-based testing of MODIS fractional snow cover in subalpine meadows and forests of the Sierra Nevada. Remote Sensing of Environment 128: 44-57. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2012.09.016

Gabrielson, A. T., A. J. Larson, J. A. Lutz, and J. J. Reardon. 2012. Biomass and burning characteristics of sugar pine cones. Fire Ecology 8(3): 58-70.

Lutz, J. A., A. J. Larson, M. E. Swanson, J. A. Freund. 2012. Ecological importance of large-diameter trees in a temperate mixed-conifer forest. PLoS ONE 7(5): e36131. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036131

Thesis

Barth, M. A. F. 2014. Use of a forest reconstruction model to assess changes to Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer forest conditions during the fire suppression era. Masters Thesis. University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, May 2014. (.pdf)

Posters and Presentations

Barth, M. A. F. 2014. Historical fire heterogeneity in a Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer forest. Northwest Scientific Association 85th Annual Meeting. Missoula, Montana, March 26-29, 2014. (.pdf)

Barth, M. A. F. 2013. Incorporating uncertainty into forest reconstructions: implications for developing historical reference conditions. Society for Ecological Restoration Annual Meeting. Madison, Wisconsin, October 6-11, 2013. (.pdf)

Gabrielson, A. T., A. J. Larson, J. A. Lutz, and J. J. Reardon. 2012. Biomass and burning characteristics of Pinus lambertiana cones. Northwest Science 83rd Annual Meeting. Boise, Idaho. March 28, 2012. (.pdf)

Lutz, J. A., A. J. Larson, and M. E. Swanson. 2011. The Western Forest Initiative: the Yosemite and Wind River Forest Dynamics Plots. DISCCRS Symposium. Colorado Springs, Colorado. October 23, 2011. (.pdf)

Non-Refereed Publications
Knox J., and J. A. Lutz. 2010. Return to the Yosemite Forest Dynamics Plot. California Surveyor 163: 10-12. (.pdf)

Moore, R., and J. A. Lutz. 2009. Establishing the Yosemite Forest Dynamics Plot. California Surveyor 159: 14-17. (.pdf)

Background Information
United States Geological Survey. 2015. 1:24,000 topographic map of Ackerson Mountain, CA.