|Impacts of shrub encroachment on ecosystem structure and functioning: towards a global synthesis|
DJ Eldridge, MA Bowker, FT Maestre, E Roger, JF Reynolds, WG Whitford
Ecology letters 14 (7), 709-722, 2011
|Plant species richness and ecosystem multifunctionality in global drylands|
FT Maestre, JL Quero, NJ Gotelli, A Escudero, V Ochoa, ...
Science 335 (6065), 214-218, 2012
|Resource limitation is a driver of local adaptation in mycorrhizal symbioses|
NC Johnson, GWT Wilson, MA Bowker, JA Wilson, RM Miller
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (5), 2093-2098, 2010
|Decoupling of soil nutrient cycles as a function of aridity in global drylands|
M Delgado-Baquerizo, FT Maestre, A Gallardo, MA Bowker, ...
Nature 502 (7473), 672-676, 2013
|Biological soil crust rehabilitation in theory and practice: an underexploited opportunity|
Restoration Ecology 15 (1), 13-23, 2007
|Land use alters the resistance and resilience of soil food webs to drought|
FT De Vries, ME Liiri, L Bjørnlund, MA Bowker, S Christensen, HM Setälä, ...
Nature climate change 2 (4), 276-280, 2012
|Mortality gradients within and among dominant plant populations as barometers of ecosystem change during extreme drought|
AR Gitlin, CM Sthultz, MA Bowker, S Stumpf, KL Paxton, K Kennedy, ...
Conservation Biology 20 (5), 1477-1486, 2006
|Shrub encroachment can reverse desertification in semi‐arid Mediterranean grasslands|
FT Maestre, MA Bowker, MD Puche, M Belén Hinojosa, I Martínez, ...
Ecology letters 12 (9), 930-941, 2009
|Increasing aridity reduces soil microbial diversity and abundance in global drylands|
FT Maestre, M Delgado-Baquerizo, TC Jeffries, DJ Eldridge, V Ochoa, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (51), 15684-15689, 2015
|Mycorrhizal phenotypes and the L aw of the M inimum|
NC Johnson, GWT Wilson, JA Wilson, RM Miller, MA Bowker
New Phytologist 205 (4), 1473-1484, 2015
|Ecology and functional roles of biological soil crusts in semi-arid ecosystems of Spain|
FT Maestre, MA Bowker, Y Cantón, AP Castillo-Monroy, J Cortina, ...
Journal of arid environments 75 (12), 1282-1291, 2011
|Biological crusts as a model system for examining the biodiversity–ecosystem function relationship in soils|
MA Bowker, FT Maestre, C Escolar
Soil Biology and Biochemistry 42 (3), 405-417, 2010
|Temporal Variation in Community Composition, Pigmentation, and Fv/Fm of Desert Cyanobacterial Soil Crusts|
MA Bowker, SC Reed, J Belnap, SL Phillips
Microbial Ecology, 13-25, 2002
|Untangling the biological contributions to soil stability in semiarid shrublands|
VB Chaudhary, MA Bowker, TE O'Dell, JB Grace, AE Redman, MC Rillig, ...
Ecological Applications 19 (1), 110-122, 2009
|Sex expression, skewed sex ratios, and microhabitat distribution in the dioecious desert moss Syntrichia caninervis (Pottiaceae) |
MA Bowker, LR Stark, DN McLetchie, BD Mishler
American Journal of Botany 87 (4), 517-526, 2000
|Evidence for micronutrient limitation of biological soil crusts: Importance to arid‐lands restoration|
MA Bowker, J Belnap, DW Davidson, SL Phillips
Ecological Applications 15 (6), 1941-1951, 2005
|Correlates of biological soil crust abundance across a continuum of spatial scales: support for a hierarchical conceptual model|
MA Bowker, J Belnap, DW Davidson, H Goldstein
Journal of Applied Ecology 43 (1), 152-163, 2006
|Species richness effects on ecosystem multifunctionality depend on evenness, composition and spatial pattern|
FT Maestre, AP Castillo‐Monroy, MA Bowker, R Ochoa‐Hueso
Journal of Ecology 100 (2), 317-330, 2012
|From patterns to causal understanding: structural equation modeling (SEM) in soil ecology|
N Eisenhauer, MA Bowker, JB Grace, JR Powell
Pedobiologia 58 (2-3), 65-72, 2015
|Microhabitat amelioration and reduced competition among understorey plants as drivers of facilitation across environmental gradients: towards a unifying framework|
S Soliveres, DJ Eldridge, FT Maestre, MA Bowker, M Tighe, A Escudero
Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 13 (4), 247-258, 2011