Publications- Academic Articles
[*] indicates corresponding author when not first.
+ Lourenço Jr., J. E.A. Newman, J.A. Ventura, C. Rozindo Dias Milanez, L. Dias Thomaz, D. Tinoco Wandekoken, B.J. Enquist. Drivers of forest functional composition in environmentally diverse coastal plant communities of the Atlantic Forest. (in review at Ecology; preprint at https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/812339v1).
+ Hannah, L., P.R. Roehrdanz, P. Marquet, B.J. Enquist, G. Midgley, W. Foden, J.C. Lovett, R. Corlett, S.H.M. Butchart, B. Boyle, C. Merow, X. Feng, B. Maitner, B. J. McGill, N. Morueta-Holme, E.A. Newman, D.S. Park, J.-C. Svenning. Increased natural area combined with Paris targets results in a 10-fold reduction in tropical extinction risk (in preparation for Climate).
+ Pires, M.M., J.L. O’Donnell, L.A. Burkle, C. Díaz-Castelazo, D.H. Hembry, J.D. Yeakel, E.A. Newman, L.P. Medeiros, M.A.M. de Aguiar, P.R. Guimarães Jr. The indirect paths to secondary extinctions in mutualisms. (in review at Ecology).
+ Feng, X., B.J. Enquist et al. (+31 authors, including E.A. Newman). A more complete picture of biodiversity on Earth through database integration. (submitted to PNAS).
+ Park, D.S., E.A. Newman, I. Breckheimer. A synthesis of phenological dynamics across spatial scale. Winning E4 abstract (Ecography Award for Excellence in Ecology and Evolution), Young Investigators competition. (submitted to Ecography).
+ Newman, E.A., M.Q. Wilber, K.E. Kopper, M.A. Moritz, D.A. Falk, D. McKenzie, J. Harte. Disturbance macroecology: a comparative study of community structure metrics in a high severity disturbance regime. (Preprint at bioRxiv). In press at Ecosphere.
B.J. Enquist, X. Feng, B. Boyle, B. Maitner, E.A. Newman, P.M. Jørgensen, P.R. Roehrdanz, B.M. Theirs, J.R. Burger, R.T. Corlett, T.L.P. Couvreur, G. Dauby, J.C. Donoghue, W. Foden, J.C. Lovett, P.A. Marquet, C. Merow, G. Midgley, N. Morueta-Holme, D.M. Neves, A.T. Oliveira-Filho, N.J.B. Kraft, D.S. Park, R.K. Peet, M. Pillet, J.M. Serra-Diaz, B. Sandel, M. Schildhauer, I. Šímová, C. Violle, J.J. Wieringa, S.K. Wiser, L. Hannah, J.-C. Svenning, B.J. McGill. The commonness of rarity: global and future distribution across the land plants. Science Advances 5 (11), eaaz0414.FACULTY OF 1000 RECOMMENDED ARTICLE
Brummer. A., E.A. Newman* (2019). Derivations of the Core Functions of the Maximum Entropy Theory of Ecology. (Invited as part of special issue: “The Maximum Entropy Principle in Biological Systems”). Entropy. 21, 712. https://doi.org/10.3390/e21070712
Newman, E.A., M.C. Kennedy, D.A. Falk, D. McKenzie. Scaling and complexity in landscape ecology. (Invited as part of special issue: “Unifying Ecology Across Scales: Progress, Challenges and Opportunities”) Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 293. https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00293
Bertram, J., E.A. Newman, R.C. Dewar (2019). Comparison of two maximum entropy models highlights the metabolic structure of metacommunities as a key determinant of local community assembly. Ecological Modelling. 407, 108720. doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.108720
de Aguiar M.A.M., E.A. Newman*, M.M. Pires, J.D. Yeakel, C. Boettiger, L.A. Burkle, D. Gravel, P.R. Guimarães, Jr, J.L. O’Donnell, T. Poisot, M.-J. Fortin, D.H. Hembry. 2019. Revealing biases in the sampling of ecological interaction networks. PeerJ 7:e7566 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7566
Newman, E.A., Disturbance ecology in the Anthropocene. (Invited as part of special issue: “Non-equilibrial ecosystems”) Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7: 147. doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00147
Delmas, E., M. Besson, M.H. Brice, L. Burkle, G.V. Dalla Riva, M.J. Fortin, D. Gravel, P. Guimãraes, D.H. Hembry, E.A. Newman and J.M. Olesen (2019) Analysing ecological networks of species interactions. Biological Reviews. https://doi.org/10.1111/brv.12433
Newman, E.A., C.A Winkler, and D.H. Hembry. (2018) Effects of anthropogenic wildfire activity in low elevation Pacific island vegetation communities in French Polynesia. https://peerj.com/articles/5114/ PeerJ 6 (2018): e5114.
Hembry, D.H., R. Raimundo, E.A. Newman, L. Atkinson, C. Guo, P.R. Guimãraes Jr., R.G. Gillespie (2018) Does biological intimacy shape ecological network structure? A test using a brood pollination mutualism on continental and oceanic islands. Journal of Animal Ecology. Link.
Newman, E.A., J.B. Potts, M.W. Tingley, C.E. Vaughn, S.L. Stephens (2018) Chaparral bird community responses to prescribed fire and mastication in three management seasons. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52(3). Link.
Harte, J., E.A. Newman, and A.J. Rominger (2017) Metabolic partitioning across individuals in ecological communities. Global Ecology and Biogeography 26(9): 993-997. Link.
Kitzes, J., Berlow, E., Conlisk, E., Erb, K., Iha, K., Martinez, N., Newman, E.A., Plutzar, C., Smith, A.B. and Harte, J. (2016) Consumption‐Based Conservation Targeting: Linking Biodiversity Loss to Upstream Demand through a Global Wildlife Footprint. Conservation Letters. Link
Newman, E.A., L.Eisen, R. Eisen, N. Fedorova, J.M. Hasty, C. Vaughn, R.S. Lane. (2015) Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato spirochetes in wild birds in northwestern California: Associations with ecological factors, bird behavior and tick infestation. PLOS ONE 10(2): e0118146. Link
Dryad Digital Repository data (doi:10.5061/dryad.p3b61).
Newman, E.A., M.E. Harte, N. Lowell, M. Wilber, J. Harte. Empirical tests of within- and across-species energetics in a diverse plant community. 2014. Ecology. Link
Harte, J. and E.A. Newman. Maximum Information Entropy: A Foundation for Ecological Theory. 2014. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. Link
Harte, J., J. Kitzes, E.A. Newman, and A.J. Rominger. Taxon Categories and the Universal Species-Area Relationship: A Comment on Šizling et al., “Between Geometry and Biology: The Problem of Universality of the Species-Area Relationship.” 2013. The American Naturalist, Vol. 181, No. 2, pp. 282-287. Link
de Aguiar, M.A.M., E.A. Newman, M. Pires, & C. Boettiger. (2018). EcoNetGen: Simulate and Sample from Ecological Interaction Networks. Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1212559 ; https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=EcoNetGen
Saah, D, T. Moody, E. Waller, E. Newman, M.A. Moritz. 2010. Developing and Testing a Framework for Estimating Potential Emission Reduction Credits: a pilot study in Shasta County, California, USA. Submitted to Winrock and WESTCARB. In: Emissions and Potential Emission Reductions from Hazardous Fuel Treatments in the WESTCARB Region, A. Schwarzenegger. Prepared for the California Energy Commission. PDF
Newman, E.A. Cape Hatteras National Seashore American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) 2008-2009 Report. National Park Service, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Buxton, NC 27920.
Habitat Working Group, NY City Department of Parks and Recreation (37 contributors, including E.A. Newman, ed.) 2001. New York/ New Jersey Harbor Estuary Program Habitat Workgroup 2001 Status Report: A Regional Model for Estuary and Multiple Watershed Management, Line and Tone, Inc. April 2001. PDF
Publications- Outreach and other contributions
All as sole author unless otherwise indicated
“Fire in Paradise.” Wildfire Magazine, Fall 2014. Link
“Global Boiling: Australia’s Black Saturday of Extreme Fire,” March 1, 2009. Guest blogger for the environment at thinkprogress.org. https://thinkprogress.org/global-boiling-australias-black-saturday-of-extreme-fire-e4972a064cee/
“Birds From Above.” May 2009. Wildlife in North Carolina. PDF
“Fire, Fire Everywhere.” Newman, E.A. Published as:
“Our Forests Are Adapted to Burn.” July 14, 2008. The Fayetteville Observer (Fayetteville, NC)
“Fire Rejuvenates North Carolina Forests,” July 18, 2008. The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)
“Our Forests Need Fire,” September 10, 2008. Carolina Coastal Times.
(various other North Carolina newspapers) Link
The North Carolina Birding Trail, Piedmont Region (Official Trail Guide). Contributor. Theo Davis Printing, 2008. www.ncbirdingtrail.org