Publications

PEER-REVIEWED

Prevéy, J.S., M. Vellend, N. Rüger, R.D. Hollister, A.D. Bjorkman, I.H. Myers-Smith, Sarah C. Elmendorf, (…21 others…), and Christian Rixen. 2017. Greater temperature sensitivity of plant phenology at colder sites: implications for convergence across northern latitudes. Global Change Biology 23: 2660–2671. (link)

Bjorkman, A.D., M Vellend, ER Frei, GHR Henry. 2017. Climate adaptation is not enough: warming does not facilitate success of southern tundra plant populations in the high Arctic. Global Change Biology 23: 1540–1551. (link)

Khoury, C.K., H.A. Achicanoy, A.D. Bjorkman, C. Navarro-Racines, L. Guarino, X. Flores-Palacios, J.M.M. Engels, J.H. Wiersema, H. Dempewolf, S. Sotelo, J. Ramírez-Villegas, N.P. Castañeda-Álvarez, C. Fowler, A. Jarvis, L.H. Rieseberg, P.C. Struik. 2016. Origins of food crops connect countries worldwide. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 283: 20160792. (link, open-access)
– see news coverage by the Washington Post, BBCNational Geographic and NPR

Bjorkman, A.D., S.C. Elmendorf, A. Beamish, M. Vellend, and G.H.R. Henry. Contrasting effects of warming and increased snowfall on Arctic tundra plant phenology over the past two decades. Global Change Biology. 21: 4651–4661. (link, pdf)

Dempewolf, H., M. Tesfaye, A. Teshome, A.D. Bjorkman, S. Black, E. Bekele, J.M.M. Engels, Q.C.B. Cronk, L.H. Rieseberg. 2015. Patterns of Domestication in the Ethiopian Oil-seed Crop Noug (Guizotia abyssinica). Evolutionary Applications 8: 464-475. (link, open access)

Khoury, C., A.D. Bjorkman, H. Dempewolf, J. Ramirez-Villegas, L. Guarino, A. Jarvis, L. Rieseberg, P.C. Struik. 2014. Increasing homogeneity in global food supplies and the implications for food security. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). 111: 4001-4006.
– open-access and available for download from PNAS
– see news coverage by NPRNBC News, the BBC, and TIME magazine, or for an amusingly sensationalist headline, see HuffPost

Elmendorf, S.C., Henry, G.H.R., Hollister, R.D., Björk, R.G., Bjorkman, A.D., et al. 2012. Global assessment of experimental climate warming on tundra vegetation: heterogeneity over space and time. Ecology Letters. 15(2): 164-175. (link, open-access)

Bjorkman, A.D. and M. Vellend. 2010. Defining historical baselines for conservation: ecological changes since European settlement on Vancouver Island, Canada.  Conservation Biology. 24(6): 1559-1568. (link)(pdf)

Vellend, M., A.D. Bjorkman, and A. McConchie.  2009. Environmentally biased fragmentation of oak savanna habitat on southeastern Vancouver Island, Canada.  Biological Conservation. 141(10): 2574-2584. (link)(pdf)

NOT PEER-REVIEWED

Khoury CK, Achicanoy HA, Bjorkman AD, Navarro-Racines C, Guarino L, Flores-Palacios X, Engels JMM, Wiersema JH, Dempewolf H, Ramírez-Villegas J, Castañeda-Álvarez NP, Fowler C, Jarvis A, Rieseberg LH, and Struik PC (2015). Estimation of Countries’ Interdependence in Plant Genetic Resources Provisioning National Food Supplies and Production Systems. International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, Research Study 8 (Rome: FAO). (link) (blog post)

Khoury CK, Achicanoy HA, Bjorkman AD, Navarro-Racines C, Guarino L, Flores-Palacios X, Engels JMM, Wiersema JH, Dempewolf H, Ramírez-Villegas J, Castañeda-Álvarez NP, Fowler C, Jarvis A, Rieseberg LH, and Struik PC (2015). Where our Food Crops Come from: A new estimation of countries’ interdependence in plant genetic resources. CIAT Policy Brief No. 25. Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical. 4 p. (link)

 
Bjorkman, A.D. 2013. Ecological and evolutionary consequences of experimental warming in a high Arctic tundra ecosystem. Arctic. Vol. 66(4): 512-515. (an essay; link)