Each week we share the latest peer-reviewed publications coming from the College of the Environment. Over the past week, six new articles co-authored by members of the College were added to the Web of Science database. They include articles about sea stars, environmental DNA, and more. Read on!

1. Title: Excluding the di-unsaturated alkenone in the U-37(K) index strengthens temperature correlation for the common lacustrine and brackish-water haptophytes
Authors: Y. Zheng, Y. Huang, R. Andersen, L. Amaral-Zettler
Source: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 175, Pages 36-46. Published February, 2016

2. Title: Historical spatial patterns and contemporary tree mortality in dry mixed-conifer forests
Authors: K. Clyatt, J. Crotteau, M. Schaedel, H. Wiggins, H. Kelley, D. Churchill, A. Larson
Source: Forest Ecology and Management, Volume 36, Pages 23-37. Published February, 2016

3. Title: Geochemical constraints on the distribution and rates of debromination in the deep subseafloor biosphere
Authors: R. Berg, E. Solomon
Source: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 174, Pages 30-41. Published February 2016.

4. Title: Prior exposure to low salinity affects the vertical distribution of Pisaster ochraceus (Echinodermata: Asteroidea) larvae in haloclines
Authors: S. Bashevkin, D. Lee, P. Driver, E. Carrington, S. George
Source: Marine Ecology Progress Series, Volume 542, Pages 123-140. Published January 2016

5. Title: Making environmental DNA count
Authors: R. Kelly
Source: Molecular Ecology Resources, Volume 16/Issue 1, Pages 10-12. Published January 2016

6. Title: Linkage mapping with paralogs exposes regions of residual tetrasomic inheritance in chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta)
Authors: R. Waples, L. Seeb, J. Seeb
Source: Molecular Ecology Resources, Volume 16/Issue 1, Pages 17-28. Published January 2016