Gibson Bibliography

 

Bale, J.S., Masters, G.J., Hodkinson, I.D., Awmack, C., Bezemer, T.M., Brown, V.K., Butterfield, J., Buse, A., Coulson, J.C., Farrar, J., Good, J.E.G., Harrington, R., Hartley, S., Jones, T.H., Lindroth, R.L., Press, M.C., Symrnioudis, I., Watt, A.D. & Whittaker, J.B. (2002). Herbivory in global climate change research: direct effects of rising temperature on insect herbivores. Global Change Biology, 8, 1-16.

Masters, G.J. & Brown, V.K. (2001). Calcareous grassland responses to field manipulation of local climate.  In: Green, R.E., Harley, M., Spalding, M. & Zockler, C. Impacts of Climate Change on Wildlfe, (eds), RSPB, UNEP, WCMC, EN & WWF, 57-59.

Grime, J.P., Brown, V.K., Thompson, K., Masters, G.J., Hillier, S.H., Clarke, I.P., Askew, A.P., Corker, D. & Kielty, J.P. (2000). The response of two contrasting limestone grasslands to simulated climate change. Science, 289, 762-765.

Leishman, M.R., Masters, G.J., Clarke, I.P. and Brown, V.K. (2000). Seed bank dynamics: the role of fungal pathogens and climate change. Functional Ecology 14: 293-299.

Masters, G.J., Brown, V.K., Clarke, I.P., Riberio, S.P., Booth, R.G. & Whittaker, J.B. (2000). Insects as indicators of subtle, climate induced habitat fragmentation. International Congress of Entomology Symposium: Insects as Indicators of Land Use Change, Brazil.

Thomspon, K., Masters, G.J., Grime, P.J., Brown, V.K., Hillier, S.H., Clarke, I.P., Askew, A.P., Corker, D. and Kielty, J.P. (2000).  Predicting the response of limestone grassland to climate change.   Aspects of Applied Biology 58: 329-336.

Wolters, V., Silver W.L., Bignell, D.E., Coleman, D.C., Lavelle, P., van der Putten, de Ruiter, P.C., Rusek, J., Wall, D.H., Wardle, D.A., Brussaard, L., Dangerfield, M., Brown, V.K., Giller, K.E., Hooper, D.U., Sala, O., Tiedje, J.M. & van Veen, J.A. (2000). Effects of global changes on above-  and below-ground biodiversity in terrestrial ecosystems: implications for ecosystem functioning. Bioscience 50: 1089-1098.

Brown, V.K., Masters, G.J. & Cheesman, O.D. (1999) Predicting the floral future of a warmer Britain.  Plantlife, Summer 1999, p. 15.

Fox, L.R., Ribeiro, S.P., Brown, V.K., Masters, G.J. and Clarke, I.P. (1999). Direct and indirect effects of climate change on St John's wort, Hypericum perforatum L. (Hypericaceae). Oecologia 120: 113-122.

Sternberg, M., Brown, V.K., Masters, G.J. and Clarke, I.P. (1999). Plant community dynamics in a calcareous grassland under climate change manipulations. Plant Ecology 143: 29-37.

Brown, V.K., Masters, G.J. & Clarke, I.P. (1998).  Studies of the impacts of climate change on the structure and functioning of calcareous grasslands.  Bulletin of the British Ecological Society, 29: 26.

Masters, G.J., Brown, V.K., Clarke, I.P., Whittaker, J.B. and Hollier, J.A. (1998). Direct and indirect effects of climate change on insect herbivores: Auchenorrhyncha (Homoptera). Ecological Entomology 23: 45-52.

Gibson, C.W.D., Masters, G.J. & Brown, V.K. (1997). Creating chalk grasslands on former arable land.  In: The Wytham Communicator (eds. D. Macdonald & S. Stafford), The Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford,  pp. 27-30.

Masters, G.J. & Brown, V.K. (1997). Dataset Summaries: The Upper Seeds climate study.   In: The Wytham Communicator (eds. D. Macdonald & S. Stafford), The Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford. pp. 53.

Gibson, C.W.D. (1995). Chalk grasslands on former arable land – a review. Bioscan (UK) Ltd, Blue Circle Industries plc & English Nature special publication, Peterborough.

Brown, V.K. and Gibson, C.W.D. (1994). Re-creation of species-rich calcareous grassland communities.  In: Grassland Management and Nature Conservation.  Ed. Haggar, R. pp. 125-136.

Brown, V.K., Gibson, C.W.D. and Kathirithamby, J. (1992). Community organisation in leaf hoppers. Oikos 65: 97-106.

Gibson, C.W.D. and Brown, V.K. (1992). Grazing and vegetation change: deflected or modified succession? Journal of Applied Ecology 29: 120-131.

Gibson, C.W.D., Brown, V.K., Losito, L. and McGavin, G.C. (1992). The response of invertebrate assemblies to grazing. Ecography 15: 166-176.

Gibson, C.W.D., Hambler, C. and Brown, V.K. (1992). Changes in spider (Araneae) assemblages in relation to succession and grazing management. Journal of Applied Ecology 29: 132-142.

Sterling, P.H., Gibson, C.W.D. and Brown, V.K. (1992). Leaf miner assemblies: effects of plant succession and grazing management. Ecological Entomology 17: 167-178.

Gibson, C.W.D. and Brown, V.K. (1991). The effects of grazing on local colonisation and extinction during early succession. Journal of Vegetation Science 2: 291-300.

Gibson, C.W.D. and Brown, V.K. (1991). The nature and rate of development of calcareous grassland in southern Britain. Biological Conservation 58: 297-316.

Brown, V.K., Gibson, C.W.D. and Sterling, P.H. (1990).  The mechanisms controlling insect diversity in calcareous grasslands.  In: Calcareous Grasslands - Ecology and Management.  Eds. Hiller, S.H., Walton, D.W.H. and Wells, D.A.  Bluntisham, Huntingdon, pp. 79-87.

Brown, V.K., Gange, A.C. and Gibson, C.W.D. (1988). Insect herbivory and vegetational structure.  In: Plant Form & Vegetation Structure. Eds. Werger, M.J.A., van der Aart, P.J.M., During, H.J. and Verboeven, J.T.A. SPB Academic Publishing, The Hague, pp. 263-279.

Brown, V.K., Jepsen, M. and Gibson, C.W.D. (1988). Insect herbivory: effects on early old field succession demonstrated by chemical exclusion methods. Oikos 52: 293-302.

Watt, T.A. and Gibson, C.W.D. (1988). The effect of sheep grazing on seedling establishment and survival in grassland. Vegetatio 78:91-98.

Brown, V.K., Gibson, C.W.D. and Sterling, P.H. (1987). The mechanisms controlling insect diversity in calcareous grasslands.  In: Calcareous Grasslands - Ecology & Management. Eds. Hillier, S.J., Walton, D.W.H. and Wells, D.A. Bluntisham Books, Huntingdon, pp. 79-87.

Gibson, C.W.D., Brown, V.K. and Jepsen, M. (1987). Relationships between the effects of insect herbivory and sheep grazing on seasonal changes in an early successional plant community. Oecologia 71: 245-253.

Gibson, C.W.D., Dawkins, H.C., Brown, V.K. and Jepsen, M. (1987). Spring grazing by sheep: effects on seasonal changes during early old field succession. Vegetatio 70: 33-43.

Gibson, C.W.D., Watt, T.A. and Brown, V.K. (1987). The use of sheep grazing to recreate species-rich grassland from abandoned arable land. Biological Conservation 42: 165-183.

Gibson, C.W.D. (1986). Management history in relation to changes in the flora of an Oxfordshire estate. Biological Conservation 38:217-232.

Gibson, C.W.D. and Brown, V.K. (1985). Plant succession: theory and applications. Progress in Physical Geography 9: 473-493.