Isla Myers-Smith

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Project Leadership Role(s)
  • Science Advisory Board
Project Leadership Title(s)
  • Advisor


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  • Mekonnen, Zelalem A., et al. “Arctic Tundra Shrubification: A Review of Mechanisms and Impacts on Ecosystem Carbon Balance”. Environmental Research Letters, vol. 16, no. 5, 2021, p. 053001,
  • Kropp, Heather, et al. “Shallow Soils Are Warmer under Trees and Tall Shrubs across Arctic and Boreal Ecosystems”. Environmental Research Letters, vol. 16, no. 1, 2021, p. 015001,


  • Walker, Anthony P., et al. “Trait Covariance: The Functional Warp of Plant Diversity?”. New Phytologist, vol. 216, no. 4, 2017, pp. 976-80,