Doctor Kristine Crous

Doctor Kristine Crous

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Plant Physiological Ecology,
Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment

Senior Lecturer,
Life Sciences



  • Phd Michigan State University (USA)

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment
  • Life Sciences


(02) 4570 1643
Location: R2.1.21

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Journal Articles

  • Ellsworth, D., Crous, K., De Kauwe, M., Verryckt, L., Goll, D., Zaehle, S., Bloomfield, K., Ciais, P., Cernusak, L., Domingues, T., Dusenge, M., Garcia, S., Guerrieri, R., Ishida, F., Janssens, I., Kenzo, T., Ichie, T., Medlyn, B., Meir, P., Norby, R., Reich, P., Rowland, L., Santiago, L., Sun, Y., Uddling, J., Walker, A., Weerasinghe, K., Van de Weg, M., Zhang, Y., Zhang, J. and Wright, I. (2022), 'Convergence in phosphorus constraints to photosynthesis in forests around the world', Nature Communications, vol 13, no 1 .
  • Noh, N., Crous, K., Salomon, R., Li, J., Ellsworth, D., Barton, C., Pendall, E. and Tjoelker, M. (2021), 'Elevated CO2 alters the temperature sensitivity of stem CO2 efflux in a mature eucalypt woodland', Environmental and Experimental Botany, vol 188 .
  • Falster, D., Gallagher, R., Wenk, E., Wright, I., Indiarto, D., Andrew, S., Baxter, C., Lawson, J., Allen, S., Fuchs, A., Monro, A., Kar, F., Adams, M., Ahrens, C., Alfonzetti, M., Angevin, T., Apgaua, D., Arndt, S., Atkin, O., Atkinson, J., Auld, T., Baker, A., Von Balthazar, M., Bean, A., Blackman, C., Bloomfeld, K., Bowman, D., Bragg, J., Brodribb, T., Buckton, G., Burrows, G., Caldwell, E., Camac, J., Carpenter, R., Catford, J., Cawthray, G., Cernusak, L., Chandler, G., Chapman, A., Cheal, D., Cheesman, A., Chen, S., Choat, B., Clinton, B., Clode, P., Coleman, H., Cornwell, W., Cosgrove, M., Crisp, M., Cross, E., Crous, K., Cunningham, S., Curran, T., Curtis, E., Daws, M., DeGabriel, J., Denton, M., Dong, N., Du, P., Duan, H., Duncan, D., Duncan, R., Duretto, M., Dwyer, J., Edwards, C., Esperon-Rodriguez, M., Evans, J., Everingham, S., Farrell, C., Firn, J., Fonseca, C., French, B., Frood, D., Funk, J., Geange, S., Ghannoum, O., Gleason, S., Gosper, C., Gray, E., Groom, P., Grootemaat, S., Gross, C., Guerin, G., Guja, L., Hahs, A., Harrison, M., Hayes, P., Henery, M., Hochuli, D., Howell, J., Huang, G., Hughes, L., Huisman, J., Ilic, J., Jagdish, A., Jin, D., Jordan, G., Jurado, E., Kanowski, J., Kasel, S., Kellermann, J., Kenny, B., Kohout, M., Kooyman, R., Kotowska, M., Lai, H., Laliberte, E., Lambers, H., Lamont, B., Lanfear, R., Van Langevelde, F., Laughlin, D., Laugier-Kitchener, B., Laurance, S., Lehmann, C., Leigh, A., Leishman, M., Lenz, T., Lepschi, B., Lewis, J., Lim, F., Liu, U., Lord, J., Lusk, C., Macinnis-Ng, C., McPherson, H., Magallon, S., Manea, A., Lopez-Martinez, A., Mayfeld, M., McCarthy, J., Meers, T., Van der Merwe, M., Metcalfe, D., Milberg, P., Mokany , K., Moles, A., Moore, B., Moore, N., Morgan, J., Morris, W., Muir, A., Munroe, S., Nicholson, A., Nicolle, D., Nicotra, A., Niinemets, U., North, T., O?Reilly-Nugent, A., O?Sullivan, O., Oberle, B., Onoda, Y., Ooi, M., Osborne, C., Paczkowska, G., Pekin, B., Guilherme Pereira, C., Pickering, C., Pickup, M., Pollock, L., Poot, P., Powell, J., Power, S., Prentice, I., Prior, L., Prober, S., Read, J., Reynolds, V., Richards, A., Richardson, B., Roderick, M., Rosell, J., Rossetto, M., Rye, B., Rymer, P., Sams, M., Sanson, G., Sauquet, H., Schmidt, S., Schonenberger, J., Schulze, E., Sendall, K., Sinclair, S., Smith, B., Smith, R., Soper , F., Sparrow, B., Standish, R., Staples, T., Stephens, R., Szota, C., Taseski, G., Tasker, E., Thomas, F., Tissue, D., Tjoelker, M. and et al, .. (2021), 'AusTraits : a curated plant trait database for the Australian flora', Scientific Data, vol 8, no 1 .
  • Jiang, M., Medlyn, B., Drake, J., Duursma, R., Anderson, I., Barton, C., Boer, M., Carrillo, Y., Castaneda-Gomez, L., Collins, L., Crous, K., De Kauwe, M., Santos, B., Emerson, K., Facey, S., Gherlenda, A., Gimeno, T., Hasegawa, S., Johnson, S., Kannaste, A., Macdonald, C., Mahmud, K., Moore, B., Nazaries, L., Neilson, E., Nielsen, U., Niinemets, U., Noh, N., Ochoa-Hueso, R., Pathare, V., Pendall, E., Pihlblad, J., Pineiro, J., Powell, J., Power, S., Reich, P., Renchon, A., Riegler, M., Rinnan, R., Rymer, P., Salomon, R., Singh, B., Smith, B., Tjoelker, M., Walker, J., Wujeska-Klause, A., Yang, J., Zaehle, S. and Ellsworth, D. (2020), 'The fate of carbon in a mature forest under carbon dioxide enrichment', Nature, vol 580 , pp 227 - 231.
  • Yang, J., Medlyn, B., De Kauwe, M., Duursma, R., Jiang, M., Kumarathunge, M., Crous, K., Gimeno, T., Wujeska-Klause, A. and Ellsworth, D. (2020), 'Low sensitivity of gross primary production to elevated CO2 in a mature eucalypt woodland', Biogeosciences, vol 17, no 2 , pp 265 - 279.
  • Noh, N., Crous, K., Li, J., Choury, Z., Barton, C., Arndt, S., Reich, P., Tjoelker, M. and Pendall, E. (2020), 'Does root respiration in Australian rainforest tree seedlings acclimate to experimental warming?', Tree Physiology, vol 40, no 9 , pp 1192 - 1204.
  • Jiang, M., Caldararu, S., Zhang, H., Fleischer, K., Crous, K., Yang, J., De Kauwe, M., Ellsworth, D., Reich, P., Tissue, D., Zaehle, S. and Medlyn, B. (2020), 'Low phosphorus supply constrains plant responses to elevated CO2 : a meta-analysis', Global Change Biology, vol 26, no 10 , pp 5856 - 5873.
  • Crous, K., Campany, C., Lopez Rodriguez, R., Cano, F. and Ellsworth, D. (2020), 'Canopy position affects photosynthesis and anatomy in mature Eucalyptus trees in elevated CO2', Tree Physiology, vol 41, no 2 , pp 206 - 222.
  • Crous, K. and Ellsworth, D. (2020), 'Probing the inner sanctum of leaf phosphorus : measuring the fractions of leaf P', Plant and Soil, vol 454, no 1-2 , pp 77 - 85.
  • Salomon, R., Steppe, K., Crous, K., Noh, N. and Ellsworth, D. (2019), 'Elevated CO2 does not affect stem CO2 efflux nor stem respiration in dry Eucalyptus woodland, but it shifts the vertical gradient in xylem [CO2]', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 42, no 7 , pp 2151 - 2164.
  • Smith, N., Keenan, T., Prentice, I., Wang, H., Wright, I., Wright, I., Niinemets, U., Crous, K., Domingues, T., Guerrieri, R., Ishida, F., Kattge, J., Kruger, E., Maire, V., Rogers, A., Serbin, S., Tarvainen, L., Togashi, H., Townsend, P., Wang, M., Weerasinghe, L. and Zhou, S. (2019), 'Global photosynthetic capacity is optimized to the environment', Ecology Letters, vol 22, no 3 , pp 506 - 517.
  • Wujeska-Klause, A., Crous, K., Ghannoum, O. and Ellsworth, D. (2019), 'Lower photorespiration in elevated CO2 reduces leaf N concentrations in mature eucalyptus trees in the field', Global Change Biology, vol 25, no 4 , pp 1282 - 1295.
  • Way, D., Aspinwall, M., Drake, J., Crous, K., Campany, C., Ghannoum, O., Tissue, D. and Tjoelker, M. (2019), 'Responses of respiration in the light to warming in field-grown trees : a comparison of the thermal sensitivity of the Kok and Laisk methods', New Phytologist, vol 222, no 1 , pp 132 - 143.
  • Kumarathunge, D., Medlyn, B., Drake, J., Tjoelker, M., Aspinwall, M., Battaglia, M., Cano, F., Carter, K., Cavaleri, M., Cernusak, L., Chambers, J., Crous, K., De Kauwe, M., Dillaway, D., Dreyer, E., Ellsworth, D., Ghannoum, O., Han, Q., Hikosaka, K., Jensen, A., Kelly, J., Kruger, E., Mercado, L., Onoda, Y., Reich, P., Rogers, A., Slot, M., Smith, N., Tarvainen, L., Tissue, D., Togashi, H., Tribuzy, E., Uddling, J., Varhammar, A., Wallin, G., Warren, J. and Way, D. (2019), 'Acclimation and adaptation components of the temperature dependence of plant photosynthesis at the global scale', New Phytologist, vol 222, no 2 , pp 768 - 784.
  • Crous, K., Wujeska-Klause, A., Jiang, M., Medlyn, B. and Ellsworth, D. (2019), 'Nitrogen and phosphorus retranslocation of leaves and stemwood in a mature Eucalyptus forest exposed to 5 years of elevated CO2', Frontiers in Plant Science, vol 10 .
  • Wujeska-Klause, A., Crous, K., Ghannoum, O. and Ellsworth, D. (2019), 'Leaf age and eCO2 both influence photosynthesis by increasing light harvesting in mature Eucalyptus tereticornis at EucFACE', Environmental and Experimental Botany, vol 167 .
  • Yang, J., Duursma, R., De Kauwe, M., Kumarathunge, D., Jiang, M., Mahmud, K., Gimeno, T., Crous, K., Ellsworth, D., Peters, J., Choat, B., Eamus, D. and Medlyn, B. (2019), 'Incorporating non-stomatal limitation improves the performance of leaf and canopy models at high vapour pressure deficit', Tree Physiology, vol 39, no 12 , pp 1961 - 1974.
  • Crous, K. (2019), 'Plant responses to climate warming : physiological adjustments and implications for plant functioning in a future, warmer world', American Journal of Botany, vol 106, no 8 , pp 1049 - 1051.
  • Drake, J., Tjoelker, M., Varhammar, A., Medlyn, B., Reich, P., Leigh, A., Pfautsch, S., Blackman, C., Lopez Rodriguez, R., Aspinwall, M., Crous, K., Duursma, R., Kumarathunge, D., De Kauwe, M., Jiang, M., Nicotra, A., Tissue, D., Choat, B., Atkin, O. and Barton, C. (2018), 'Trees tolerate an extreme heatwave via sustained transpirational cooling and increased leaf thermal tolerance', Global Change Biology, vol 24, no 6 , pp 2390 - 2402.
  • Crous, K., Drake, J., Aspinwall, M., Sharwood, R., Tjoelker, M. and Ghannoum, O. (2018), 'Photosynthetic capacity and leaf nitrogen decline along a controlled climate gradient in provenances of two widely distributed Eucalyptus species', Global Change Biology, vol 24, no 10 , pp 4626 - 4644.
  • Sharwood, R., Crous, K., Whitney, S., Ellsworth, D. and Ghannoum, O. (2017), 'Linking photosynthesis and leaf N allocation under future elevated CO2 and climate warming in Eucalyptus globulus', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 68, no 5 , pp 1157 - 1167.
  • Ellsworth, D., Anderson, I., Crous, K., Cooke, J., Drake, J., Gherlenda, A., Gimeno, T., Macdonald, C., Medlyn, B., Powell, J., Tjoelker, M. and Reich, P. (2017), 'Elevated CO2 does not increase eucalypt forest productivity on a low-phosphorus soil', Nature Climate Change, vol 7, no 4 , pp 279 - 282.
  • Tcherkez, G., Gauthier, P., Buckley, T., Busch, F., Barbour, M., Bruhn, D., Heskel, M., Gong, X., Crous, K., Griffin, K., Way, D., Turnbull, M., Adams, M., Atkin, O., Bender, M., Farquhar, G. and Cornic, G. (2017), 'Tracking the origins of the Kok effect, 70 years after its discovery', New Phytologist, vol 214, no 2 , pp 506 - 510.
  • Crous, K., O'Sullivan, O., Zaragoza-Castells, J., Bloomfield, K., Negrini, A., Meir, P., Turnbull, M., Griffin, K. and Atkin, O. (2017), 'Nitrogen and phosphorus availabilities interact to modulate leaf trait scaling relationships across six plant functional types in a controlled-environment study', New Phytologist, vol 215, no 3 , pp 992 - 1008.
  • Pathare, V., Crous, K., Cooke, J., Creek, D., Ghannoum, O. and Ellsworth, D. (2017), 'Water availability affects seasonal CO2-induced photosynthetic enhancement in herbaceous species in a periodically dry woodland', Global Change Biology, vol 23, no 12 , pp 5164 - 5178.
  • Tcherkez, G., Gauthier, P., Buckley, T., Busch, F., Barbour, M., Bruhn, D., Heskel, M., Gong, X., Crous, K., Griffin, K., Way, D., Turnbull, M., Adams, M., Atkin, O., Farquhar, G. and Cornic, G. (2017), 'Leaf day respiration : low CO2 flux but high significance for metabolism and carbon balance', New Phytologist, vol 216, no 4 , pp 986 - 1001.
  • Crous, K., Wallin, G., Atkin, O., Uddling, J. and Ekenstam, A. (2017), 'Acclimation of light and dark respiration to experimental and seasonal warming are mediated by changes in leaf nitrogen in Eucalyptus globulus', Tree Physiology, vol 37, no 8 , pp 1069 - 1083.
  • Drake, J., Macdonald, C., Tjoelker, M., Crous, K., Gimeno Chocarro, T., Singh, B., Reich, P., Anderson, I. and Ellsworth, D. (2016), 'Short-term carbon cycling responses of a mature eucalypt woodland to gradual stepwise enrichment of atmospheric CO2 concentration', Global Change Biology, vol 22, no 1 , pp 380 - 390.
  • Duursma, R., Gimeno Chocarro, T., Boer, M., Crous, K., Tjoelker, M. and Ellsworth, D. (2016), 'Canopy leaf area of a mature evergreen Eucalyptus woodland does not respond to elevated atmospheric [CO2] but tracks water availability', Global Change Biology, vol 22, no 4 , pp 1666 - 1676.
  • Gherlenda, A., Crous, K., Moore, B., Haigh, A., Johnson, S. and Riegler, M. (2016), 'Precipitation, not CO2 enrichment, drives insect herbivore frass deposition and subsequent nutrient dynamics in a mature Eucalyptus woodland', Plant and Soil, vol 399, no 1 , pp 29 - 39.
  • Gimeno Chocarro, T., Crous, K., Cooke, J., O'Grady, A., Osvaldsson, A., Medlyn, B. and Ellsworth, D. (2016), 'Conserved stomatal behaviour under elevated CO2 and varying water availability in a mature woodland', Functional Ecology, vol 30, no 5 , pp 700 - 709.
  • De Kauwe, M., Lin, Y., Wright, I., Wright, I., Medlyn, B., Crous, K., Ellsworth, D., Maire, V., Prentice, I., Atkin, O. and et al, .. (2016), 'A test of the 'one-point method' for estimating maximum carboxylation capacity from field-measured, light-saturated photosynthesis', New Phytologist, vol 210, no 3 , pp 1130 - 1144.
  • Medlyn, B., Duursma, R., Crous, K., Drake, J., Gimeno Chocarro, T., Macdonald, C., Power, S., Tjoelker, M., Ellsworth, D., De Kauwe, M., Zaehle, S., Walker, A., Luus, K., Mishurov, M., Pak, B., Smith, B., Wang, Y., Yang, X. and Norby, R. (2016), 'Using models to guide field experiments : a priori predictions for the CO2 response of a nutrient- and water-limited native Eucalypt woodland', Global Change Biology, vol 22, no 8 , pp 2834 - 2851.
  • De Kauwe, M., Lin, Y., Wright, I., Wright, I., Medlyn, B., Crous, K., Ellsworth, D., Maire, V., Prentice, I., Atkin, O., Rogers, A., Niinemets, U., Serbin, S., Meir, P., Uddling, J., Togashi, H., Tarvainen, L., Weerasinghe, L., Evans, B., Ishida, F. and Domingues, T. (2016), 'Corrigendum to "A test of the 'one-point method' for estimating maximum carboxylation capacity from field-measured, light-saturated photosynthesis"', New Phytologist, vol 212, no 3 , pp 792 - 792.
  • Drake, J., Aspinwall, M., Pfautsch, S., Rymer, P., Reich, P., Smith, R., Crous, K., Tissue, D., Ghannoum, O. and Tjoelker, M. (2015), 'The capacity to cope with climate warming declines from temperate to tropical latitudes in two widely distributed Eucalyptus species', Global Change Biology, vol 21, no 1 , pp 459 - 472.
  • Ellsworth, D., Crous, K., Lambers, H. and Cooke, J. (2015), 'Phosphorus recycling in photorespiration maintains high photosynthetic capacity in woody species', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 38, no 6 , pp 1142 - 1156.
  • Atkin, O., Bloomfield, K., Reich, P., Tjoelker, M., Asner, G., Bonal, D., Bonisch, G., Bradford, M., Cernusak, L., Cosio, E., Creek, D., Crous, K., Domingues, T., Dukes, J., Egerton, J., Evans, J., Farquhar, G., Fyllas, N., Gauthier, P., Gloor, E., Gimeno Chocarro, T., Medlyn, B. and Wright, I. (2015), 'Global variability in leaf respiration in relation to climate, plant functional types and leaf traits', New Phytologist, vol 206, no 2 , pp 614 - 636.
  • Crous, K., Osvaldsson, A. and Ellsworth, D. (2015), 'Is phosphorus limiting in a mature Eucalyptus woodland? : phosphorus fertilisation stimulates stem growth', Plant and Soil, vol 391, no 1 , pp 293 - 305.
  • Ali, A., Medlyn, B., Aubier, T., Crous, K. and Reich, P. (2015), 'Elevated carbon dioxide is predicted to promote coexistance among competing species in a trait-based model', Ecology and Evolution, vol 5, no 20 , pp 4717 - 4733.
  • Quentin, A., Crous, K., Barton, C. and Ellsworth, D. (2015), 'Photosynthetic enhancement by elevated CO2 depends on seasonal temperatures for warmed and non-warmed Eucalyptus globulus trees', Tree Physiology, vol 35, no 11 , pp 1249 - 1263.
  • Weerasinghe, K., Creek, D., Crous, K., Xiang, S., Liddell, M., Turnbull, M. and Atkin, O. (2014), 'Canopy position affects the relationships between leaf respiration and associated traits in a tropical rainforest in Far North Queensland', Tree Physiology, vol 34, no 6 , pp 564 - 584.
  • Gauthier, P., Crous, K., Ayub, G., Duan, H., Weerasinghe, K., Ellsworth, D., Tjoelker, M., Evans, J., Tissue, D. and Atkin, O. (2014), 'Drought increases heat tolerance of leaf respiration in Eucalyptus globulus saplings grown under both ambient and elevated atmospheric [CO2] and temperature', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 65, no 22 , pp 6471 - 6485.
  • Ali, A., Medlyn, B., Crous, K. and Reich, P. (2013), 'A trait-based ecosystem model suggests that long-term responsiveness to rising atmospheric CO2 concentration is greater in slow-growing than fast-growing plants', Functional Ecology, vol 27, no 4 , pp 1011 - 1022.
  • Kauwe, M., Medlyn, B., Zaehle, S., Walker, A., Dietze, M., Hickler, T., Jain, A., Luo, Y., Parton, W., Prentice, I., Smith, B., Thornton, P., Wang, S., Wang, Y., W?rlind, D., Weng, E., Crous, K., Ellsworth, D., Hanson, P., Kim, H., Warren, J., Oren, R. and Norby, R. (2013), 'Forest water use and water use efficiency at elevated CO2 : a model-data intercomparison at two contrasting temperate forest FACE sites', Global Change Biology, vol 19, no 6 , pp 1759 - 1779.
  • Crous, K., Quentin, A., Lin, Y., Medlyn, B., Williams, D., Barton, C. and Ellsworth, D. (2013), 'Photosynthesis of temperate Eucalyptus globulus trees outside their native range has limited adjustment to elevated CO2 and climate warming', Global Change Biology, vol 19, no 12 , pp 3790 - 3807.
  • Ellsworth, D., Thomas, R., Crous, K., Palmroth, S., Ward, E., Maier, C., Delucia, E. and Oren, R. (2012), 'Elevated CO2 affects photosynthetic responses in canopy pine and subcanopy deciduous trees over 10 years : a synthesis from Duke FACE', Global Change Biology, vol 18, no 1 , pp 223 - 242.
  • Barton, C., Duursma, R., Medlyn, B., Ellsworth, D., Eamus, D., Tissue, D., Adams, M., Conroy, J., Crous, K., Liberloo, M., Loew, M., Linder, S. and McMurtrie, R. (2012), 'Effects of elevated atmospheric [CO2] on instantaneous transpiration efficiency at leaf and canopy scales in Eucalyptus saligna', Global Change Biology, vol 18, no 2 , pp 585 - 595.
  • Crous, K., Zaragoza-Castells, J., Ellsworth, D., Duursma, R., Loew, M., Tissue, D. and Atkin, O. (2012), 'Light inhibition of leaf respiration in field-grown Eucalyptus saligna in whole-tree chambers under elevated atmospheric CO2 and summer drought', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 35, no 5 , pp 966 - 981.
  • Crous, K., Zaragoza-Castells, J., Low, M., Ellsworth, D., Tissue, D., Tjoelker, M., Barton, C., Gimeno, T. and Atkin, O. (2011), 'Seasonal acclimation of leaf respiration in Eucalyptus saligna trees: Impacts of elevated atmospheric CO2 and summer drought', Global Change Biology, vol 17, no 4 , pp 1560 - 1576.
  • Medlyn, B., Duursma, R., Eamus, D., Ellsworth, D., Prentice, C., Barton, C., Crous, K., Paolo, D., Freeman, M. and Wingate, L. (2011), 'Reconciling the optimal and empirical approaches to modelling stomatal conductance', Global Change Biology, vol 17, no 6 , pp 2134 - 2144.
  • Crous, K., Reich, P., Hunter, M. and Ellsworth, D. (2010), 'Maintenance of leaf N controls the photosynthetic CO2 response of grassland species exposed to 9 years of free-air CO2 enrichment', Global Change Biology, vol 16, no 7 , pp 2076 - 2088.
  • Franklin, O., Mcmurtrie, R., Iversen, C., Crous, K., Finzi, A., Tissue, D., Ellsworth, D., Oren, R. and Norby, R. (2009), 'Forest fine-root production and nitrogen use under elevated CO2 : contrasting responses in evergreen and deciduous trees explained by a common principle.', Global Change Biology, vol 15, no 1 , pp 132 - 144.
  • Crous, K., Walters, M. and Ellsworth, D. (2008), 'Elevated CO2 concentration affects leaf photosynthesis-nitrogen relationships in Pinus taeda over nine years in FACE', Tree Physiology, vol 28, no 4 , pp 607 - 614.
  • Crous, K., Vandermeiren, K. and Ceulemans, R. (2006), 'Physiological responses to cumulative ozone uptake in two white clover (Trifolium repens L. cv. Regal) clones with different ozone sensitivity', Environmental and Experimental Botany, vol 58, no 1-3 , pp 169 - 179.
  • Crous, K. and Ellsworth, D. (2004), 'Canopy position affects photosynthetic adjustments to long-term elevated CO2 concentration (FACE) in a mature Pinus taeda L. forest', Tree Physiology, vol 24 , pp 961 - 970.

Current Projects

Title: Pushing the envelope: does range size limit eucalypt response to warming?
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Mark Tjoelker, Kristine Crous and Peter Reich
Years: 2021-03-01 - 2025-02-28
ID: P00025557
Title: Quantifying the recovery trajectory and aboveground productivity in rainforest species after fire on rich versus poor soils
  • The Hermon Slade Foundation
Western Researchers: Kristine Crous, David Ellsworth, Rachael Nolan and Brendan Choat
Years: 2022-07-01 - 2026-02-02
ID: P00028098

Previous Projects

Title: How will Australian rainforest species cope with climate warming?
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Kristine Crous
Years: 2016-06-01 - 2022-09-05
ID: P00022692
Title: AAS J G Russell Award - How will Australian rainforest species cope with climate warming?
  • Australian Academy of Science
Western Researchers: Kristine Crous
Years: 2016-06-01 - 2018-05-31
ID: P00023519

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