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Terrestrial Ecosystem Science

Reports and Documents

Programmatic Documents

Project Overview Brochures

Annual Meeting Research Abstracts

Workshop & Legacy Reports

U.S. Department of Energy Free-Air CO2 Enrichment Experiments: FACE Results, Lessons, and Legacy (2020)

Disturbance and Vegetation Dynamics in Earth System Models Workshop (2018)

Research Priorities to Incorporate Terrestrial-Aquatic Interfaces in Earth System Models Workshop (2017)

Expanding the Use of Plant Trait Observations and Ecological Theory in Earth System Models (2015)

Building a Cyberinfrastructure for Environmental System Science: Modeling Frameworks, Data Management, and Scientific Workflows (2015)

Building Virtual Ecosystems: Computational Challenges for Mechanistic Modeling of Terrestrial Environments (2015)

Data-Model Needs for Belowground Ecology: A Summary Report from the Terrestrial Ecosystem Science Mini-Workshop (2014)

New Phytologist Special Issue on Scaling Root Processes: Global Impacts (2013)

Research Priorities for Tropical Ecosystems Under Climate Change (2012)

GOAmazon2014 Workshop Report (2011)

Climate Change Experiments in High-Latitude Ecosystems (2010)

Ecosystem Experiments: Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Ecosystems and Feedbacks to the Physical Climate (2008)

Community Modeling and Long-Term Predictions of the Integrated Water Cycle (Report from Sept. 2012 Workshop)

Other Relevant Reports from the Research Community

Second State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR2)

IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Report

Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC) Reports

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DE-FOA-0002482 - Integrated Computational and Data Infrastructure for Scientific Discovery
Now accepting applications. Letters of Intent Due: April 2, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [03/21]

Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program 2021 Solicitation 1
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: May 5, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [02/21]

Virtual SSRL-EMSL Workshop: Spectroscopy and Modeling for Molecular Insight into Environmental Processes – January 26, 2021. Further information and agenda. [12/20]

ESS Program Manager Position (Physical Scientist GS-13/14)
Full announcement. [12/20]

DE-FOA-0002431 – DOE EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) Implementation Grants
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: December 15, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [12/20]

Call for White Papers on AI for Earth System Predictability
More details. [12/20]

DE-FOA-0002392-Environmental System Science
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: Dec. 17, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [11/20]

ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge.
Call for Proposals Open. Pre-Proposals Due: January 4, 2021, 5:00 pm Eastern Time. [11/20]

Environmental Research Funding: DoD SERDP
Now accepting applications.
• Core Solicitation for Environmental Research and Development Proposals. Pre-Proposals Due: Jan. 7, 2021, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
• SEED Solicitation. Proposals Due: March 4, 2021, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [11/9]

Funding Opportunity Announcement: DOE ESPCoR Program
Now accepting applications. [MORE]
Pre-Application Due: Dec. 15, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [10/29]

Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program 2020 Solicitation 2
Now accepting applications. [MORE] Pre-Application Due: Nov. 12, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [9/20]

Highlights submissions to require DOE PAGES number. [MORE] [7/20]

Environmental System Science Projects Awards Announced Summary [7/20]

FACE report now available Overview [6/20]

DOE announces Early Career Research Program awards for FY 2020. Awardees List [6/20]

DE-FOA-0002482 - Integrated Computational and Data Infrastructure for Scientific Discovery
Now accepting applications. Letters of Intent Due: April 2, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [03/21]

Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program 2021 Solicitation 1
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: May 5, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [02/21]

DE-FOA-0002431 – DOE EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) Implementation Grants
More details. [12/20]

DE-FOA-0002392-Environmental System Science
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: Dec. 17, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [11/19]

ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge.
Call for Proposals Open. Pre-Proposals Due: January 4, 2021, 5:00 pm Eastern Time. [11/19]

Environmental Research Funding: DoD SERDP
Now accepting applications.
• Core Solicitation for Environmental Research and Development Proposals. Pre-Proposals Due: Jan. 7, 2021, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
• SEED Solicitation. Proposals Due: March 4, 2021, 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [11/20]

DE-FOA-0002431-Established Program To Stimulate Competitive Research (DOE EPSCoR) Implementation Grants
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: Dec. 15, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [10/20]

Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program 2020 Solicitation 2
Now accepting applications. Pre-Application Due: Nov. 12, 2020, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. [9/20]

PI-Submitted Research Highlights for Terrestrial Ecosystem Science Program

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2020 PI Abstracts [5/20]


Second State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR2) [11/18]


Disturbance and Vegetation Dynamics in Earth System Models Workshop [11/18]


EESSD Strategic Plan 2018