Paul Bolstad, Professor
Forest mass and energy cycles, structure, and disturbance
CWT Science Advisory Committee
Primary Organization: University of Minnesota
Dr. Paul Bolstad
Department of Forest Resources
St. Paul, MN 55108
Office Phone: 612.624.9711
FAX Number: 612.625.5212
CWT Data Sets:
1142 (Spring and Fall Leaf Phenology from Coweeta LTER Soil Moisture Sites SM1 & SM2, Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Otto, NC, 2003-2015)
1040 (Continuously measured forest soil moisture at four sites in the Coweeta basin.)
CWT Publications and Presentations: (custom bibliography)
Brantley, Steven T., Morgan L. Schulte, Paul V. Bolstad, and Chelcy F. Miniat. 2016. Equations for Estimating Biomass, Foliage Area, and Sapwood of Small Trees in the Southern Appalachians. Forest Science. 62(4)414-421. http://dx.doi.org/10.5849/forsci.15-041.
Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Hales, T.C., Miniat, C.F., Vose, J.M., Bolstad, P.V., Miles, B. and Price, K. 2015. Simulating vegetation controls on hurricane-induced shallow landslides with a distributed ecohydrological model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biosciences. 120(2):361-378. (DOI: 10.1002/2014JG002824)
Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Miniat, C.F., Song, C., Bolstad, P.V., Vose, J.M. and Love, J.P. 2014. Divergent phenological response to hydroclimate variability in forested mountain watersheds. Global Change Biology. 20:2580-2595. (DOI:10.1111/gcb.12556)
Kirk, Ryan W., Bolstad, P.V., Manson, S.M., 2012, Spatio-temporal trend analysis of long-term development patterns (1900-2030) in a Southern Appalachian County, Landscape and Urban Planning 104(1):47-58
Hwang, Taehee, Conghe Song, Paul V. Bolstad, Lawrence E. Band. 2011. Downscaling real-time vegetation dynamics by fusing multi-temporal MODIS and Landsat NDVI in topographically complex terrain. Remote Sensing of Environment 115(10): 2499-2512. (DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2011.05.010)
Narayanaraj, G., P. V. Bolstad, K. J. Elliott, J. M. Vose. 2010. Terrain and Landform Influence on Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carrie`re (Eastern Hemlock) Distribution in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Castenea. 75(1):1-18.
Wythers, K.R., P.B. Reich, M.G. Tjoelker, and P.B. Bolstad. 2005. Foliar respiration acclimation to temperature and temperature variable Q10 alter ecosystem carbon balance. Global Change Biology. 11: 435-449.
Turner, M.G., S.M. Pearson, P. Bolstad, and D.N. Wear. 2003. Effects of land-cover change on spatial pattern of forest communities in the southern Appalachian mountains (USA). Landscape Ecology. 18: 449-464.
Scott, M.C., G.S. Helfman, M.E. McTammany, E.F. Benfield, and P.V. Bolstad. 2002. Multiscale influences on physical and chemical stream conditions across Blue Ridge landscapes. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 38(5): 1379-1392.
Elliott, K..J., J.M. Vose, W.T. Swank, and P.V. Bolstad.1999. Long-term patterns in vegetation-site relationships in a southern Appalachian Forest. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society. 126(4): 320-334.
Mitchell, K.A., P.V. Bolstad, J.M. Vose. 1999. Interspecific and environmentally induced variation in foliar dark respiration among eighteen southeastern deciduous tree species. Tree Physiology. 19: 861-870.
Vose, J.M., P.V. Bolstad. 1999. Challenges to modeling NPP in diverse eastern deciduous forests: species-level comparisons of foliar respiration response to temperature and nitrogen. Ecological Modelling. 122: 165-174.
Bolstad, P.V., L. Swift, F. Collins, and J. Regniere. 1998. Measured and predicted air temperatures at basin to regional scales in the southern Appalachian mountains. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 91: 161-176.
Harding, J.S., E.F. Benfield, P.V. Bolstad, G.S. Helfman, and E.B.D Jones III. 1998. Stream biodiversity: The ghost of land use past. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 95: 14843-14847.
Vose, J.M., N.H. Sullivan, B.D. Clinton, and P.V. Bolstad. 1995. Vertical leaf area distribution, light transmittance, and application of the Beer-Lambert Law in four mature hardwood stands in the southern Appalachians. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 25(6): 1036-1043
Books and Book Sections
Gragson, Ted L, Paul V. Bolstad, and Meredith Welch-Devine. 2008. Agricultural Transformation of Southern Appalachia. In Agrarian Landscapes in Transition. Charles Redman and and David Foster, eds. Pp. 89-121. New York: Oxford University Press.
Swank, W.T., and P.V. Bolstad. Cumulative Impacts of Land Use on Water Quality in a Southern Appalachian Watershed. pp. 215-217. In G.E. Dissmeyer (ed.) Drinking water from forests and grasslands: a synthesis of the scientific literature. Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-39. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. Asheville, NC
Conference Proceedings (Published Papers and Abstracts)
Bolstad, P., A. Jenks, M. Riedel, and J.M. Vose. 2006. Estimating sediment yield in the southern Appalachians using WCS-SED. In proceedings, Joint Federal Interagency Conference, 8th FISC & 3rd FIHMC: Interdisciplinary Solutions for Watershed Sustainability, 2-6 April 2006, Reno, NV.
Riedel, M.S., J.M. Vose, and P.V. Bolstad. 2004. Characterizing hysteretic water quality in southern Appalachian streams. In Proceedings, 2004 national water quality monitoring conference: United States Advisory Committee on water information. National Water Quality Monitoring Council, Chattanooga, TN.
Swank, W.T., and P.V. Bolstad. 1994. Cummulative effects of land use practices on water quality, pp. 409-421. In Peters, N., R. Allan, and V. Tsirkunov (eds.), Hydrochemistry 1993: Hydrological, chemical and biological processes affecting the transformation and transport of contaminants in aquatic environments: Proceedings of the Rostov-on-don Symposium, May 1993, Rostov-on Don, USSR. IAHS Publication 219.