Marc Abrams

Professor of Forest Ecology and Physiology

Marc Abrams

Research Summary

Community, historical and physiological ecology of tree species; global change biology.

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Publication Tags

Quercus Climate Charcoal Vegetation Seedlings Oak Soil Temperature History Germany Fires Land Use Disturbance Deer Climate Change Cooling Anthropocene Quercus Rubra Growth Shade Tolerance Ecology Logistics Acer Anomaly Sowing

Most Recent Papers

Recognizing loss of open forest ecosystems by tree densification and land use intensification in the Midwestern USA

Brice B. Hanberry, Marc D. Abrams, 2018, Regional Environmental Change on p. 1731-1740

A regional assessment of white-tailed deer effects on plant invasion

Kristine M. Averill, David A. Mortensen, Erica A.H. Smithwick, Susan Kalisz, William J. McShea, Norman A. Bourg, John D. Parker, Alejandro A. Royo, Marc D. Abrams, David K. Apsley, Bernd Blossey, Douglas H. Boucher, Kai L. Caraher, Antonio DiTommaso, Sarah E. Johnson, Robert Masson, Victoria A. Nuzzo, 2018, AoB PLANTS

A Dendroecological Analysis of Forest Dynamics for Old-Growth Abies-Tsuga-Quercus on the Boso Peninsula, Southeastern Japan

Marc D. Abrams, Kiyoshi Umeki, Christopher Bouma, Eri Nabeshima, Keisuke Toyama, 2017, Tree-Ring Research on p. 59-74

Sowing the seeds of fire and oak in the eastern us

Marc D. Abrams, 2016, Fire Ecology on p. 7-12

Exploring the Early Anthropocene Burning Hypothesis and Climate-Fire Anomalies for the Eastern U.S

Marc D. Abrams, Gregory J. Nowacki, 2015, Journal of Sustainable Forestry on p. 30-48

Is climate an important driver of post-European vegetation change in the Eastern United States?

Gregory J. Nowacki, Marc D. Abrams, 2015, Global Change Biology on p. 314-334

Impacts of early homestead abandonment on forests and soils at Scotia Barrens, central Pennsylvania

M. D. Abrams, S. E. Johnson, 2014, Human Ecology on p. 793-799

A comparative study of physiological and morphological seedling traits associated with shade tolerance in introduced red oak (Quercus rubra) and native hardwood tree species in southwestern Germany

Christian Kuehne, Peter Nosko, Tobias Horwath, Jürgen Bauhus, Marc Abrams, 2014, Tree Physiology on p. 184-193

Long-term seedling height growth and compositional changes following logging and wildfire in a Central Pennsylvania Oak Forest

Marc D. Abrams, Kim C. Steiner, 2013, Castanea on p. 256-265

The impacts of mast year and prescribed fires on tree regeneration in Oak forests at the mohonk preserve, Southeastern New York, USA

Marc D. Abrams, Sarah E. Johnson, 2013, Natural Areas Journal on p. 427-434

High-Impact Papers

Is climate an important driver of post-European vegetation change in the Eastern United States?

Gregory J. Nowacki, Marc D. Abrams, 2015, Global Change Biology on p. 314-334

Age class, longevity and growth rate relationships

Sarah E. Johnson, Marc D. Abrams, 2009, Tree Physiology on p. 1317-1328

Premature decline of eucalyptus and altered ecosystem processes in the absence of fire in some Australian forests

D. C. Close, N. J. Davidson, D. W. Johnson, M. D. Abrams, S. C. Hart, I. D. Lunt, R. D. Archibald, B. Horton, M. A. Adams, 2009, Botanical Review on p. 191-202

Environmental control of daily stem growth patterns in five temperate broad-leaved tree species

Paul Köcher, Viviana Horna, Christoph Leuschner, Marc Abrams, 2012, Tree Physiology on p. 1021-1032

Effects of stump diameter on sprout number and size for three oak species in a pennsylvania clearcut

Benjamin A. Sands, Marc D. Abrams, 2009, Northern Journal of Applied Forestry on p. 122-125

Long-term impacts of deer exclosures on mixed-oak forest composition at the Valley Forge National Historical Park, Pennsylvania, USA

Marc D. Abrams, Sarah E. Johnson, 2012, Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society on p. 167-180

Properties of boundary-line release criteria in North American tree species

Bryan A. Black, Marc D. Abrams, James S. Rentch, Peter J. Gould, 2009, Annals of Forest Science

Impacts of contrasting land-use history on composition, soils, and development of mixed-oak, coastal plain forests on Shelter Island, New York

Marc D. Abrams, Vanessa L.W. Hayes, 2008, Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society on p. 37-52

Exploring the Early Anthropocene Burning Hypothesis and Climate-Fire Anomalies for the Eastern U.S

Marc D. Abrams, Gregory J. Nowacki, 2015, Journal of Sustainable Forestry on p. 30-48

A comparative study of physiological and morphological seedling traits associated with shade tolerance in introduced red oak (Quercus rubra) and native hardwood tree species in southwestern Germany

Christian Kuehne, Peter Nosko, Tobias Horwath, Jürgen Bauhus, Marc Abrams, 2014, Tree Physiology on p. 184-193