Publications

Billett, M.F.; Charman, D.J.; Clark, J.M.; Evans, C.D.; Evans, M.G.; Ostle, N.J.; Worrall, F.; Burden, A.; Dinsmore, K.J.; Jones, T.; McNamara, N.P.; Parry, L.; Rowson, J.G.; Rose, R., 2010, Carbon balance of UK peatlands: current state of knowledge and future research challenges . Climate Research, 45, 13-29

Ward, Susan E.; Ostle, Nick J.; McNamara, Niall P.; Bardgett, Richard D., 2010, Litter evenness influences short-term peatland decomposition processes. Oecologia, 164, 511-520

Thomson, Bruce C.; Ostle, Nick J.; McNamara, Niall P.; Whiteley, Andrew S.; Griffiths, Robert I., 2010, Effects of sieving, drying and rewetting upon soil bacterial community structure and respiration rates. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 83, 69-73

Ostle, Nicholas J.; Smith, Pete; Fisher, Rosie; Woodward, F. Ian; Fisher, Joshua B.; Smith, Jo U.; Galbraith, David; Levy, Peter; Meir, Patrick; McNamara, Niall P.; Bardgett, Richard D., 2009, Integrating plant-soil interactions into global carbon cycle models . Journal of Ecology, 97, 851-863

Ward, Susan E.; Bardgett, Richard D.; McNamara, Niall P.; Ostle, Nick J., 2009, Plant functional group identity influences short-term peatland ecosystem carbon flux: evidence from a plant removal experiment. Functional Ecology, 23, 454-462

Chen, Yin; Dumont, Mark G.; Neufeld, Josh D.; Bodrossy, Levente; Stralis-Pavese, Nancy; McNamara, Niall P.; Ostle, Nick; Briones, Maria J. I.; Murrell, J. Colin, 2008, Revealing the uncultivated majority: combining DNA stable-isotope probing, multiple displacement amplification and metagenomic . Environmental Microbiology, 10, 2609-2622

Chen, Yin; McNamara, Niall P.; Dumont, Mark G; Bodrossy, Levente; Stralis-Pauese, Nancy; Murrell, J. Colin, 2008, The impact of burning and Calluna removal on below-ground methanotroph diversity and activity in a peatland soil. Applied Soil Ecology, 40, 291 -298

McNamara, N. P.; Plant, T.; Oakley, S.; Ward, S.; Wood, C.; Ostle, N., 2008, Gully hotspot contribution to landscape methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2) fluxes in a northern peatland. Science of the Total Environment, 404, 354-360

Chen, Yin; Dumont, Marc G.; McNamara, Niall P.; Chamberlain, Paul M.; Bodrossy, Levente; Stralis-Pavese, Nancy; Murrell, J. Colin, 2008, Diversity of the active methanotrophic community in acidic peatlands as assessed by mRNA and SIP-PLFA analyses. Environmental Microbiology, 10, 446 -459

McNamara, N. P.; Black, H. I. J.; Piearce, T. G.; Reay, D. S.; Ineson, P., 2008, The influence of afforestation and tree species on soil methane fluxes from shallow organic soils at the UK Gisburn Forest Ex. Soil Use and Management, 24, 1-7

Manefield, Mike; Griffiths, Rob; McNamara, Niall P.; Sleep, Darren; Ostle, Nick; Whiteley, Andrew, 2007, Insights into the fate of a 13C labelled phenol pulse for stable isotope probing (SIP) experiments. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 69, 340-344

Fenner, Nathalie; Ostle, Nicholas J.; McNamara, Niall; Sparks, Timothy; Harmens, Harry; Reynolds, Brian; Freeman, Christopher, 2007, Elevated CO2 effects on peatland plant community carbon dynamics and DOC production . Ecosystems, 10, 635-647

McNamara, Niall P.; Griffiths, Robert I.; Tabouret, A.; Beresford, Nicholas A.; Bailey, Mark J.; Whiteley, Andrew S., 2007, The sensitivity of a forest soil microbial community to acute gamma-irradiation . Applied Soil Ecology, 37, 1-9

Ward, Susan E.; Bardgett, Richard D.; McNamara, Niall P.; Adamson, John K.; Ostle, Nick J., 2007, Long-term consequences of grazing and burning on northern peatland carbon dynamics. Ecosystems, 10, 1069-1083

Griffiths, Robert I.; Bailey, Mark J.; McNamara, Niall P.; Whiteley, Andrew S., 2006, The functions and components of the Sourhope soil microbiota. Applied Soil Ecology, 33, 114-126

Chamberlain, Paul; McNamara, Niall; Chaplow, Jacky; Stott, Andrew W.; Black, Helaina I. J., 2006, Translocation of surface litter carbon into soil by Collembola. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 38, 2655-2664

McNamara, Niall P.; Chamberlain, Paul M.; Pierce, Trevor G.; Sleep, Darren; Black, Helaina I. J.; Reay, David S.; Ineson, Phil, 2006, Impact of water table depth on forest soil methane turnover in laboratory soil cores deduced from natural abundance and tracer . Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies, 42, 379-390

Griffiths, Robert I.; Manefield, Mike; Ostle, Nick; McNamara, Niall; O'Donnell, Anthony G.; Bailey, Mark J.; Whiteley, Andrew S., 2004, (CO2)-C-13 pulse labelling of plants in tandem with stable isotope probing: methodological considerations for examining microbi. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 58, 119-129

McNamara, N.P.; Black, H.I.J.; Beresford, N.A.; Parekh, N.R., 2003, Effects of acute gamma irradiation on chemical, physical and biological properties of soils. Applied Soil Ecology, 24, 117-132

Morrison Ross; Rowe Rebecca; Cooper Hollie; McNamara Niall; , Eddy covariance measurements of carbon dioxide, energy and water fluxes at a commercial Miscanthus x. giganteus plantation, Lincolnshire, UK, 2013 to 2017..