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Robert B. Jackson


Papers Published

  1. Phillips NG, R Ackley, ER Crosson, A Down, LR Hutyra, M Brondfield, JD Karr, K Zhao, RB Jackson, Mapping urban pipeline leaks: methane leaks across Boston. Environmental Pollution, Environmental Pollution, vol. 173 (2013), pp. 1-4 [003] .
  2. Warner NR, RB Jackson, TH Darrah, SG Osborn, A Down, K Zhao, A White, A Vengosh, Geochemical evidence for possible natural migration of Marcellus formation brine to shallow aquifers in Pennsylvania, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S.A, vol. 109 (2012), pp. 11961-11966 [pnas.1121181109] .
  3. Kim, JH, RB Jackson, A global analysis of groundwater recharge for vegetation, climate, and soils, Vadose Zone Journal (2012) [doi] .
  4. Eccles, JK, L Pratson, RG Newell, RB Jackson, The impact of geologic variability on capacity and cost estimates for storing CO2 in deep-saline aquifers, Energy Economics, vol. 34 (2012), pp. 1569-1579 [015] .
  5. Vergutz L, S Manzoni, A Porporato, RF Novais, RB Jackson, Global resorption efficiencies and concentrations of carbon and nutrients in leaves of terrestrial plants, vol. 82 (2012), pp. 205-220 (Ecological Monographs 82:205-220.) .
  6. Chandel MK, LF Pratson, RB Jackson, The potential impacts of climate-change policy on freshwater use in thermoelectric power generation, Energy Policy, vol. 39 (2011), pp. 6234-6242 [doi] .
  7. Osborn, SG, A Vengosh, NR Warner, RB Jackson, Methane contamination of drinking water accompanying gas-well drilling and hydraulic fracturing, PNAS, vol. 108 (2011), pp. 8172-8176 [pnas.1100682108] .
  8. Pan Y, RA Birdsey, J Fang, R Houghton, PE Kauppi, WA Kurz, OL Phillips, A Shvidenko, SL Lewis, JG Canadell, P Ciais, RB Jackson, S Pacala, AD McGuire, S Piao, A Rautiainen, S Sitch, D Hayes, A large and persistent carbon sink in the world's forests, Science, vol. 333 (2011), pp. 988-993 [science.1201609] .
  9. Jayawickreme DH, CS Santoni, JH Kim, EG Jobbágy, RB Jackson, Changes in hydrology and salinity accompanying a century of agricultural conversion in Argentina, Ecological Applications, vol. 21 (2011), pp. 2367-2379 [doi] .
  10. Jackson RB, JS Baker, Opportunities and constraints for forest climate mitigation, BioScience, vol. 60 (2010), pp. 698-707 .
  11. Little MG, RB Jackson, Potential impacts of leakage from deep CO2 geosequestration on overlying freshwater aquifers, Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 44 (2010), pp. 9225–9232 [doi] .
  12. Jackson RB, EG Jobbágy, MD Nosetto, Ecohydrology in a human-dominated landscape, Ecohydrology, vol. 2 (2009), pp. 383-389 .
  13. JK Eccles, L Pratson, RG Newell, RB Jackson, Physical and economic potential of geological CO2 storage in saline aquifers, Environ Sci & Technol, vol. 43 (2009), pp. 1962-1969 [es801572e] .
  14. Manzoni, S, RB Jackson, JA Trofymow, A Porporato, The global stoichiometry of litter nitrogen mineralization, Science, vol. 321 (2008), pp. 684-686 .
  15. Farley, KA, G Piñeiro, SM Palmer, EG Jobbágy, RB Jackson, Stream acidification and base cation losses with grassland afforestation, Water Resources Research, vol. 44, W00A03 (2008) [doi] .
  16. Jackson, RB, JT Randerson, JG Canadell, RG Anderson, R Avissar, DD Baldocchi, GB Bonan, K Caldeira, NS Diffenbaugh, CB Field, BA Hungate, EG Jobbágy, LM Kueppers, MD Nosetto, DE Pataki, Protecting climate with forests, Environmental Research Letters, vol. 3 no. 4 (2008) [doi] .
  17. Finzi, AC, RJ Norby, C Calfapietra, A Gallet-Budynek, B Gielen, WE Holmes, MR Hoosbeek, CM Iversen, RB Jackson, ME Kubiske, J Ledford, M Liberloo, R Oren, A Polle, S Pritchard, DR Zak, WH Schlesinger, R Ceulemans, Increases in nitrogen uptake rather than nitrogen-use efficiency support higher rates of temperate forest productivity under elevated CO2, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, vol. 104 (2007), pp. 14014-14019 .
  18. Fierer, N., RB Jackson, The diversity and biogeography of soil bacterial communities, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, vol. 103 (2006), pp. 626-631 .
  19. Gill RA, LJ Anderson, HW Polley, HB Johnson, RB Jackson, Potential nitrogen constraints on soil carbon sequestration under low and elevated atmospheric CO2, Ecology, vol. 87 (2006), pp. 41-52 .
  20. Jackson RB, EG Jobbágy, R Avissar, S Baidya Roy, D Barrett, CW Cook, KA Farley, DC leMaitre, BA McCarl, B Murray, Trading water for carbon with biological carbon sequestration, Science, vol. 310 (2005), pp. 1944-1947 .
  21. Gill, RA, HW Polley, HB Johnson, LJ Anderson, H Maherali, RB Jackson, Nonlinear grassland responses to past and future atmospheric CO2, Nature, vol. 417 (2002), pp. 279-282 .
  22. Jackson, RB, JL Banner, EG Jobbágy, WT Pockman, DH Wall, Ecosystem carbon loss with woody plant invasion of grasslands, Nature, vol. 418 (2002), pp. 623-626 .
  23. Jackson, RB, SR Carpenter, CN Dahm, DM McKnight, RJ Naiman, SL Postel, SW Running, Water in a changing world, Ecological Applications, vol. 11 (2001), pp. 1027-1045 .
  24. Sala, OE, FS Chapin III, JJ Armesto, R Berlow, J Bloomfield, R Dirzo, E Huber-Sanwald, LF Huenneke, RB Jackson, A Kinzig, R Leemans, D Lodge, HA Mooney, M Oesterheld, NL Poff, MT Sykes, BH Walker, M Walker, DH Wall, Global biodiversity scenarios for the year 2100, Science, vol. 287 (2000), pp. 1770-1774 .


  1. Reece, JB, LA Urry, ML Cain, SA Wasserman, PV Minorsky, RB Jackson, Campbell Biology, 9th edition (2010), Pearson/Benjamin Cummings .
  2. RB Jackson, Weekend Mischief (2010), Boyds Mills Press .
  3. RB Jackson, Animal Mischief (2006), Boyds Mills Press, "Highlights for Children" Corporation .
  4. RB Jackson, The Earth Remains Forever (2002), University of Texas Press, Austin [html] .

Edited Volumes

  1. New directions in microbial ecology, edited by Jackson, RB, N Fierer, JP Schimel, Ecology, vol. 88 (2007), pp. 1343-1394 .
  2. Does nitrogen constrain carbon cycling, or does carbon input stimulate nitrogen cycling?, edited by Y. Luo, CB Field, RB Jackson, Ecology, vol. 87 (2006), pp. 3-75 .
  3. Sala, OE, RB Jackson, Determinants of biodiversity change, edited by OE Sala, RB Jackson, Ecology, vol. 87 (2006), pp. 1875-1924 .


  1. Michalak AM, RB Jackson, G Marland, CL Sabine, and the Carbon Cycle Science Working Group, A U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan (2011) (U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Program, Washington, DC.) [html] .
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