Publications



Conceptualizing social-ecological drivers of change in urban forest patches

Lea R. Johnson....Stephanie Pincetl, et al

Published Work | 2020 | Urban Ecosystems


Population exposure to pre-emptive de-energization aimed at averting wildfires in Northern California

J.T. Abatzoglou, C.M. Smith, D.L. Swain, T. Ptak, and C.A. Kolden

Published Work | 2020 | Environmental Research Letters


Attributing Extreme Events to Climate Change: A New Frontier in a Warming World

D.L. Swain, D. Singh, D. Touma, N.S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2020 | One Earth


Spatial Dependence of Floods Shaped by Spatiotemporal Variations in Meteorological and Land‐Surface Processes

M.I. Brunner, E. Gilleland, A. Wood, D.L. Swain, and M. Clark

Published Work | 2020 | Geophysical Research Letters


Historical museum collections and contemporary population studies implicate roads and introduced predatory bullfrogs in the decline of western pond turtles

Nicholson EG, Manzo S, Devereux Z, Morgan TP, Fisher RN, Brown C, Dagit R, Scott PA, Shaffer HB

Published Work | 2020 | PeerJ 8:e9248


On energy sufficiency and the need for new policies to combat growing inequities in the residential energy sector

Eric Daniel Fournier, Robert Cudd, Felicia Federico and Stephanie Pincetl

Published Work | 2020 | Elementa: Science of the Anthroprocene


Climate change is increasing the risk of extreme autumn wildfire conditions across California

M. Goss, D.L. Swain, J.T. Abatzoglou, A. Sarhadi, C. Kolden, A.P. Williams, and N.S. Diffenbaugh

Published Work | 2020 | Environmental Research Letters


Net solar generation potential from urban rooftops in Los Angeles

Erik Porse, Eric Fournier, Dan Cheng, Claire Hirashiki, Hannah Gustafson, Felicia Federico, Stephanie Pincetl

Published Work | 2020 | Energy Policy



Ridging associated with drought in western and southwestern United States: characteristics, trends and predictability

Gibson, P.B., Waliser, D.E., Guan, B., DeFlorio, M.J., and D.L. Swain

Published Work | 2020 | Journal of Climate


Amphibian responses in the aftermath of extreme climate events

Bucciarelli, G.M., Clark, M.A., Delaney, K.S., Riley S.P.D.,Shaffer, H.B., Fisher, R.N., Honeycutt, Rodney L., Kats, Lee B.

Published Work | 2020 | Sci Rep 10, 3409 (2020)


Cities treated as things: imagining post-fossil cities

Stephanie Pincetl

Published Work | 2020 | Territory, Politics, Governance


Simulating and Evaluating Atmospheric River-Induced Precipitation Extremes along the U.S. Pacific Coast: Case Studies from 1980-2017

X. Huang, D.L. Swain, D.B. Walton, S. Stephenson, A. Hall

Published Work | 2020 | Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres


Energy use for urban water management by utilities and households in Los Angeles

Erik Porse, Kathryn B Mika, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Eric D Fournier, Kelly T Sanders, Edward Spang, Jennifer Stokes-Draut, Felicia Federico, Mark Gold and Stephanie Pincetl

Published Work | 2020 | Environmental Energy Communications


Adaptational lag to temperature in valley oak (Quercus lobata) can be mitigated by genome-informed assisted gene flow

Luke Browne, Jessica W. Wright, Sorel Fitz-Gibbon,Paul F. Gugger, and Victoria L. Sork

Published Work | 2019 | PNAS December 10, 2019 116 (50) 25179-25185


The impact of high ambient temperatures on delivery timing and gestational lengths

A. Barreca, J. Schaller

Published Work | 2019 | Nature Climate Change


An emergent constraint on future Arctic sea-ice albedo feedback

CW Thackeray, A Hall

Published Work | 2019 | Nature Climate Change


Survival and competing mortality risks of mountain lions in a major metropolitan area

J. Benson, J. Sikich, S. Riley

Published Work | 2019 | Biological Conservation


Conserving ecological roles of top predators in isolated mountains

Benson, J. F., P. J. Mahoney, T. W. Vickers, J. A. Sikich, P. Beier, S. P. D. Riley, H. B. Ernest, and W. M. Boyce

Published Work | 2019 | Ecological Applications 00(00):e02029




An empirical pipeline for choosing the optimal clustering threshold in RADseq studies

McCartney-Melstad, E., , M. Gidiş, and H. B. Shaffer

Published Work | 2019 | Molecular Ecology Resources 19:1195-1204


Experimental removal of introduced slider turtles offers new insight into competition with a native, threatened turtle

Lambert, M. R., J. M. McKenzie, R. M. Screen, A. G. Clause, B. J. Johnson, G. G. Mount, H. B. Shaffer, and G. B. Pauly

Published Work | 2019 | PeerJ 7:e7444