Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

David Whitehead

David Whitehead
Position: Researcher/Capability Leader
Team: Land Use & Ecosystems
Location: Lincoln
P.O. Box 69040
Lincoln 7640
Phone: +64 3 321 9862

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Qualifications

Qualifications

  • London
    PhD Environmental Physiology
    1976
  • York
    BA (Hons) Biology
    1972

Publications

Publications

  • Stockmann U, Adams MA, Crawford JW, Field DJ, Henakaarchchi N, Jenkins M, Minasny B, McBratney AB, Courcelles VR, Singh K, Wheeler I, Abbott L, Angers DA, Baldock JA, Bird M, Brookes PC, Chenu C, Jastrow JD, Lal R, Lehmann J, O’Donnell AG, Parton WJ, Whitehead D, Zimmermann M 2013. The knowns, known unknowns and unknowns of sequestration of soil organic carbon. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 164: 80-99. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2012.10.001 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Saggar S, Tate KR, Giltrap DL, Ausseil AGE, Greenhalgh S, Whitehead D 2012. Comprehensive evaluation of the climate-change implications of shifting land use between forest and grassland: New Zealand as a case study. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 150: 123-138. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167880912000187 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Graham S, Hunt J, McSeveny T, Millard P, Tylianakis J, Whitehead D 2011. [Abstract] Effects of soil warming and nitrogen fertilisation on net carbon balance of a tussock grassland. Proceedings: 2011 Joint Annual Conference of the New Zealand Ecological Society (NZES) and New Zealand Society of Plant Biology (NZSPB): "Ecology in the Heartland", Rotorua, N.Z., 28 August to 1 September 2011. http://www.newzealandecology.org/sites/all/files/Ecology_in_the_Heartland_2011_Proceedings_web.pdf (Conference Proceedings, 2011)
  • Whitehead D, Barbour MM, Griffin KL, Turnbull MH, Tissue DT 2011. Effects of leaf age and tree size on stomatal and mesophyll limitations to photosynthesis in mountain beech (Nothofagus solandrii var. cliffortiodes). Tree Physiology 31(9): 985-96. <Go to ISI>://MEDLINE:21515907 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Kirschbaum MUF, Whitehead D, Dean SM, Beets PN, Shepherd JD, Ausseil AGE 2011. Implications of albedo changes following afforestation on the benefits of forests as carbon sinks. Biogeosciences 8(12): 3687-3696. http://www.biogeosciences.net/8/3687/2011/ (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Whitehead D 2011. Modelling the impacts of pests on forest productivity: a pathway through complexities and conundrums. Tree Physiology 31(7): 683-685. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000294125300001 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Whitehead D 2011. Forests as carbon sinks--benefits and consequences. Tree Physiology 31(9): 893-902. <Go to ISI>://MEDLINE:21873611 (Journal Article, 2011)

Memberships

Memberships

  • Editorial Board, Tree Physiology
  • Associate Editor Functional Ecology, Functional Ecology
  • Associate Editor, New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science, New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science
  • Fellowship, RSNZ
  • Principal Investigator, New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre
  • Representative, New Zealand Climate Change Centre
  • Adjunct Professor, School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury

Skills

Skills

  • Plant Biophysics
  • Ecophysiology
  • soil carbon