Thomas H et al. (including TRANT, A). Traditional plant functional groups explain variation in economic but not size-related traits across the tundra biome. Global Ecology and Biogeography. Accepted.

Hoffman, K, TRANT, A,  Nijland, W,  Starzomski BM. Ecological legacies of fire detected using plot-level measurements and LiDAR in an old growth coastal temperate rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management. 424: 11-20.


Beller, E, McClenachan, L, TRANT, A, Sanderson, EW, Rhemtulla, J, Guerrini, A, Grossinger R, Higgs, E.Toward principles of historical ecology. American Journal of Botany. 104(5): 1-4.


TRANT, A, Nijland, W, Hoffman, K, Mathews, DL, McLaren, D, Nelson, TA, Starzomski, BM. Intertidal resource use over millenia enhances forest productivity. Nature Communications. doi:10.1038/ncomms12491 [open access]


TRANT, A, Lewis, KP, Cranston, BH, Wheeler, JA, Jameson, RG, Jacobs, JD, Hermanutz, L,  Starzomski, BM. Complex changes in plant communities across a subarctic-alpine treeline in Labrador, Canada.  Arctic. 68(4): 500-512. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14430/arctic4528

Myers-Smith, IH, Elmendorf, SC, Beck, PSA, Wilmking, M, Hallinger, M, Blok, D, Tape, KD, Rayback, SA, Macias-Fauria, M, Forbes, BC, Speed, JDM, Boulanger-Lapointe, N, Rixen, C, Lévesque. E, Martin Schmidt, NM, Baittinger, C, TRANT, A, Hermanutz, L, Siegwart Collier, L, Dawes, MA, Lantz, T, Weijers, S, Jørgensen, RH, Buchwal, A, Buras, A, Naito, AT, Ravolainen, V, Schaepman-Strub, G, Wheeler, J, Wipf, S, Guay, K, Hik, DS, Vellend, M. Climate sensitivity of shrub growth across the tundra biome. Nature Climate Change. doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2697.

Suarez-Gonzalez, A, Sutton, J, TRANT, A, Zamlynny, E, Good, S. Rethinking refugia: Tree topology, divergence dates, and demographic history trace the distribution of the endangered Plymouth gentian (Sabatia kennedyana, Gentianaceae) from the Pleistocene glaciation to present day. American Journal of Botany. 102(4): 609-620.

TRANT, A, Starzomski, BM, Higgs, E (2015) A publicly available database for studying ecological change in mountain ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(4):187.

Jameson, R, TRANT, A, Hermanutz, L (2015) Insects can limit seed productivity at the treeline. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 45(3): 286-296 doi: 10.1139/cjfe-2014-0385.

Myers-Smith, IH, Hallinger, M, Blok, D, Sass-Klaassen, U, Rayback, SA, Weijers, S, Trant, AJ, Tape, KD, Naito, AT, Wipf, S, Rixen, C, Dawes, MA, Wheeler, JA, Buchwalk, A, Baittinger, C, Macias-Fauria, M, Forbes, BC, Lévesque, E, Boulanger-Lapointe, N, Beil, I, Ravolainen, V, Wilmking, M. (2015) Methods for measuring arctic and alpine shrub growth: A reviewEarth-Science Reviews 140: 1-13 doi: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2014.10.004


TRANT, A, Hermanutz, L. (2014) Advancing towards novel treelines: a multispecies approach to treeline dynamics in the subarctic alpine Labrador. Journal of Biogeography 41(6): 1115-1125 doi: 10.1111/jbi/12287


Brown CD, Mamet SD, and TRANT A (2013) The Global Treeline Range Expansion Experiment. Mountain Views 7(2): 6-7.

TRANT, A (2013) Changing treelines: how variability in scale and approach improve our understanding. PhD Dissertation. Department of Biology. Memorial University.  


TRANT, A, Jacobs, J, Sable, T (2012) Teaching and learning about climate change with Innu Environmental Guardians. Polar Geography: 10.1080/1088937X.2012.682229


Myers-Smith, I, Forbes, B, WIlmking, M, Hallinger, M, Lantz, T, Blok, D, Tape, K, Macias Fauria, M, Sass-Klaassen, U, Levesque, E, Boudreau, S, Ropars, P, Hermanutz, TRANT, A, Siegwart Collier, L, Weijers, S, Rozema, Jelte, Rayback, S, Schmidt, N, Schaepman-Strub, G, Wipf, S, Rixen, Menard, C, Venn, S, Goetz, S, Andreu-Hayles, L, Elmendorf, S, Epstein, H, Welker, J, Grogan, P, Hik, D (2011) Shrub expansion in tundra ecosystems: Dynamics, impacts and research priorities. Environmental Research Letters 6 045509.

TRANT A, Jameson RG, Hermanutz L (2011) Persistence at treeline: Old trees as opportunists. Arctic 84(3): 367-370.


Harper KA, Danby RK, DeFields DL, Lewis KP, TRANT A, Starzomski BM, Savidge R, Hermanutz L (2010) Change in the spatial pattern of trees along the forest-tundra gradient at treeline sites across Canada. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41(3): 479-489.

TRANT A, Herman TB, Good-Avila SV (2010) Effects of anthropogenic disturbances on reproductive ecology and pollinator service of Plymouth Gentian (Sabatia kennedyana Fern.), a lakeshore plant species at risk. Plant Ecology 210(2): 241-252.


Bell T, Jacobs JD, Munier A, LeBlanc P, TRANT A (2008) Climate change and renewable resources in Labrador: Looking towards 2050. Proceedings and report of a conference held in North West River, Labrador, 11-13 March.


TRANT A (2007) Status report for Southern Twayblade (Listera australis) for Nova Scotia, Canada.


TRANT A (2005) Effects of lakeshore development on the pollinator service, seed bank composition, and stewardship of Atlantic Coastal Plain Flora in Nova Scotia, Canada. MSc Biology. Acadia University. Wolfville, Nova Scotia.