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Ian Yesilonis

Soil Scientist
Baltimore, MD,
Phone: 410-455-1298

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  • Djukic, Ika; Kepfer-Rojas, Sebastian; Schmidt, Inger Kappel; Larsen, Klaus Steenberg; Beier, Claus; Berg, Björn; Verheyen, Kris; Caliman, Adriano; Paquette, Alain; Gutiérrez-Girón, Alba; Humber, Alberto; Valdecantos, Alejandro; Petraglia, Alessandro; Alexander, Heather; Augustaitis, Algirdas; Saillard, Amélie; Fernández, Ana Carolina Ruiz; Sousa, Ana I.; Lillebø, Ana I.; da Rocha Gripp, Anderson; Francez, André-Jean; Fischer, Andrea; Bohner, Andreas; Malyshev, Andrey; Andrić, Andrijana; Smith, Andy; Stanisci, Angela; Seres, Anikó; Schmidt, Anja; Avila, Anna; Probst, Anne; Ouin, Annie; Khuroo, Anzar A.; Verstraeten, Arne; Palabral-Aguilera, Arely N.; Stefanski, Artur; Gaxiola, Aurora; Muys, Bart; Bosman, Bernard; Ahrends, Bernd; Parker, Bill; Sattler, Birgit; Yang, Bo; Juráni, Bohdan; Erschbamer, Brigitta; Ortiz, Carmen Eugenia Rodriguez; Christiansen, Casper T.; Carol Adair, E.; Meredieu, Céline; Mony, Cendrine; Nock, Charles A.; Chen, Chi-Ling; Wang, Chiao-Ping; Baum, Christel; Rixen, Christian; Delire, Christine; Piscart, Christophe; Andrews, Christopher; Rebmann, Corinna; Branquinho, Cristina; Polyanskaya, Dana; Delgado, David Fuentes; Wundram, Dirk; Radeideh, Diyaa; Ordóñez-Regil, Eduardo; Crawford, Edward; Preda, Elena; Tropina, Elena; Groner, Elli; Lucot, Eric; Hornung, Erzsébet; Gacia, Esperança; Lévesque, Esther; Benedito, Evanilde; Davydov, Evgeny A.; Ampoorter, Evy; Bolzan, Fabio Padilha; Varela, Felipe; Kristöfel, Ferdinand; Maestre, Fernando T.; Maunoury-Danger, Florence; Hofhansl, Florian; Kitz, Florian; Sutter, Flurin; Cuesta, Francisco; de Almeida Lobo, Francisco; de Souza, Franco Leandro; Berninger, Frank; Zehetner, Franz; Wohlfahrt, Georg; Vourlitis, George; Carreño-Rocabado, Geovana; Arena, Gina; Pinha, Gisele Daiane; González, Grizelle; Canut, Guylaine; Lee, Hanna; Verbeeck, Hans; Auge, Harald; Pauli, Harald; Nacro, Hassan Bismarck; Bahamonde, Héctor A.; Feldhaar, Heike; Jäger, Heinke; Serrano, Helena C.; Verheyden, Hélène; Bruelheide, Helge; Meesenburg, Henning; Jungkunst, Hermann; Jactel, Hervé; Shibata, Hideaki; Kurokawa, Hiroko; Rosas, Hugo López; Rojas Villalobos, Hugo L.; Yesilonis, Ian; Melece, Inara; Van Halder, Inge; Quirós, Inmaculada García; Makelele, Isaac; Senou, Issaka; Fekete, István; Mihal, Ivan; Ostonen, Ivika; Borovská, Jana; Roales, Javier; Shoqeir, Jawad; Lata, Jean-Christophe; Theurillat, Jean-Paul; Probst, Jean-Luc; Zimmerman, Jess; Vijayanathan, Jeyanny; Tang, Jianwu; Thompson, Jill; Doležal, Jiří; Sanchez-Cabeza, Joan-Albert; Merlet, Joël; Henschel, Joh; Neirynck, Johan; Knops, Johannes; Loehr, John; von Oppen, Jonathan; Þorláksdóttir, Jónína Sigríður; Löffler, Jörg; Cardoso-Mohedano, José-Gilberto; Benito-Alonso, José-Luis; Torezan, Jose Marcelo; Morina, Joseph C.; Jiménez, Juan J.; Quinde, Juan Dario; Alatalo, Juha; Seeber, Julia; Stadler, Jutta; Kriiska, Kaie; Coulibaly, Kalifa; Fukuzawa, Karibu; Szlavecz, Katalin; Gerhátová, Katarína; Lajtha, Kate; Käppeler, Kathrin; Jennings, Katie A.; Tielbörger, Katja; Hoshizaki, Kazuhiko; Green, Ken; Yé, Lambiénou; Pazianoto, Laryssa Helena Ribeiro; Dienstbach, Laura; Williams, Laura; Yahdjian, Laura; Brigham, Laurel M.; van den Brink, Liesbeth; Rustad, Lindsey; et, al. 2018. Early stage litter decomposition across biomes. Science of The Total Environment
  • Schwarz, Kirsten; Pouyat, Richard; Yesilonis, Ian. 2016. Legacies of Lead in Charm City's Soil: Lessons from the Baltimore Ecosystem Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13(2): 209. 14 p.
  • Yesilonis, Ian D.; Pouyat, R. V.; Russell-Anelli, J.; Powell, E. 2016. The effects of landscape cover on surface soils in a low density residential neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland. Urban Ecosystems
  • Yesilonis, Ian; Szlavecz, K.; Pouyat, Richard; Whigham, D.; Xia, L. 2016. Historical land use and stand age effects on forest soil properties in the Mid-Atlantic US. Forest Ecology and Management. 370: 83-92.
  • Heisler, Gordon; Ellis, Alexis; Nowak, David J.; Yesilonis, Ian. 2015. Modeling and imaging land-cover influences on air-temperature in and near Baltimore, MD. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 124(1-2): 497-515.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Dombos, Miklos; Szlavecz, Katalin; Setala, Heikki; Cilliers, Sarel; Hornung, Erzsebet; Kotze, D. Johan; Yarwood, Stephanie. 2015. A Global comparison of surface soil characteristics across five cities: A test of the urban ecosystem convergence hypothesis.. Soil Science. 180(4/5): 136-145.
  • Bain, Daniel J.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Pouyat, Richard V. 2012. Metal concentrations in urban riparian sediments along an urbanization gradient. Biogeochemistry. 107: 67-79.
  • Jiao, Jiaguo; Ellis, Erle C.; Yesilonis, Ian; Wu, Junxi; Wang, Hongqing; Li, Huixin; Yang, Linzhang. 2010. Distributions of soil phosphorus in China's densely populated village landscapes. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 10: 461-472.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Szlavecz, Katalin; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Groffman, Peter M.; Schwarz, Kirsten. 2010. Chemical, physical and biological characteristics of urban soils. Chapter 7. In: Aitkenhead-Peterson, Jacqueline; Volder, Astrid, eds. Urban Ecosystem Ecology. Agronomy Monograph 55. Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America: 119-152.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Williams, Candiss O.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Band, Lawrence E.; Yesilonis, Ian D. 2009. Nitrate leaching and nitrous oxide flux in urban forests and grasslands. Journal of Environment Quality. 38(5): 1848-1860.
  • Yesilonis, Ian D.; James, Bruce R.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Momen, Bahram. 2008. Lead forms in urban turfgrass and forest soils as related to organic matter content and pH. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 146: 1-17.
  • Heisler, Gordon; Walton, Jeffrey; Yesilonis, Ian; Nowak, David; Pouyat, Richard; Grant, Richard; Grimmond, Sue; Hyde, Karla; Bacon, Gregory. 2007. Empirical modeling and mapping of below-canopy air temperatures in Baltimore, MD and vicinity. In: Proceedings of the seventh urban environment symposium; 2007 September 10-13; San Diego, CA. American Meteorological Society. 7 p.
  • Pouyat, R.V.; Yesilonis, I.D.; Russell-Anelli, J.; Neerchal, N.K. 2007. Soil chemical and physical properties that differentiate urban land-use and cover types. Soil Science of America Journal. 71(3): 1010-1019.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Pouyat, Richard V.; Cadenasso, Mary L.; Zipperer, Wayne C.; Szlavecz, Katalin; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Band, Lawrence E.; Brush, Grace S. 2006. Land use context and natural soil controls on plant community and soil nitrogen and carbon dynamics in urban and rural forests. Forest Ecology and Management, Vol. 236: 177-192
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Nowak, David J. 2006. Carbon storage by urban soils in the United States. Journal of Environmental Quality 35: 1566-1575.
  • Groffman, Peter M.; Bain, Daniel J.; Band, Lawrence E.; Belt, Kenneth T.; Brush, Grace S.; Grove, J. Morgan; Pouyat, Richard V.; Yesilonis, Ian C.; Zipperer, Wayne C. 2003. Down by the riverside: urban riparian ecology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 1(6): 315-321.
  • Pouyat, Richard V.; Russell-Anelli, Jonathan; Yesilonis, Ian D.; Groffman, Peter M. 2003. Soil carbon in urban forest ecosystems. In: Kimble, J.M.; Heath, Linda S.; Birdsey, Richard A.; Lal, R., eds. The potential of U.S. forest soils to sequester carbon and mitigate the greenhouse effect. Boca Raton: CRC Press: 347-362.
  • Pouyat, R.; Groffman, P.; Yesilonis, I; Hernandez, L. 2002. Soil carbon pools and fluxes in urban ecosystems. Environmental Pollution. 116: S107-S118.
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