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Publications



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Refereed Journal Publications

(22) “Precipitation Variability and Its Relationship to Hydrologic Variability and Physical Features in Alberta” Mwale, D., Gan, T.Y., Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Mendoza, C. and Petrone, R.M. (Submitted to – Hydrological Processes – 10/08)

(21) “Atmospheric and Vegetation Controls on Evapotranspiration From a Sub-Humid Western Boreal Plain Peatland” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. (Submitted to – Hydrological Processes – 11/08)

(20) “Microtopographical Controls on Carbon Dioxide Exchange in a Western Boreal Plain Pond - Peatland Complex” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M., Cignac, D. and Devito, K.J. (Submitted to – Biogeochemistry – 11/08)

(19) “Forest Floor Carbon Dioxide Fluxes within an Upland Forested Peatland - Pond Complex in the Western Boreal Plain” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. (In Press – Ecohydrology – 10/08)

(18) "Energy Balance Response of a Shallow Subarctic Lake to Atmospheric Temperature and Advective Persistence" Petrone, R.M., Rouse, W.R. and L.D. Boudreau (In Press – Pre-Published Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Permafrost  – 12/07).

(17) “Transient Peat Properties in Natural and Impacted Peatlands in the Sub-Humid Western Boreal Plains, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J.,  Silins, U., Mendoza, C., Kaufman, S.C., Brown, S. and Price, J.S. (In Press – Mires and Peat – 03/08)

(16) “Importance of Seasonal Frost to Peat Water Storage in the Western Boreal Plains, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J.,  Silins, U., Mendoza, C., Kaufman, S.C., Price, J.S. (In Press – IAHS Redbook Series – 03/08)

(15) “Spatial variability of CO2 exchange for riparian and open grasslands withinin a first order agricultural basin” Chahil, P.S., Petrone, R.M., Macrae, M.L. and M.C. English (In Press – Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment – 01/08)

(14) “Controls on Evapotranspiration From Wetland Pond Complexes in the Western Boreal Forest, Alberta, Canada” Petrone, R.M., K.J. Devito and U. Silins (Hydrological Processes, 2007, 21, 1391-1401)

(13) “Riparian Zone Equilibrium and Actual Evapotranspiration in a 1st Order Agricultural Catchment in Southern Ontario, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Smith, C., Macrae, M.L. English, M.C. (Agricultural Water Resources, 2006, 86, 240-248)
 
(12) Invited Commentary: “Defining Effective Watersheds: topography should be considered last” Devito, K.J., Creed, I., Gan, T., Mendoza, C., Petrone, R.M., Silins, U. and B. Smerdon (Hydrological Processes Today, 2005, 19, 1705–1714)

(11) “Riparian zone evapotranspiration from a multiple-land-use agricultural basin, Ontario, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Smith, C. and M.C. English (Hydrological and Earth System Science Discussions, 2005, 2, 265 - 288)

(10) “Effect of drought on greenhouse gas emissions from pond/peatland systems with contrasting hydrologic regimes, Northern Alberta, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Kaufman, S., Devito, K. J., Macrae, M.L. and J.M. Waddington (Dynamics and Biogeochemistry of River Corridors and Wetlands (Proceedings of symposium S4 held during the Seventh IAHS Scientific Assembly at Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, April 2005), 2005, IAHS Publ. 294)
 
(9) "Energy balance of upland and lowland tundra in the lower Mackenzie River Basin" Rouse, W.R., Eaton, A., Petrone, R.M., Boudreau, L.D., Marsh, P. and Griffis, T.J., (Journal of Hydrometeorology, 2003, 4, 673 - 679)

(8) “Mulch decomposition impedes recovery of net carbon sink function in a restored peatland” Waddington, J.M., Greenwood, M., Petrone, R.M. and J.S. Price (Ecological Engineering, 2003, 20, 199 - 210)

(7)"Spatial variability of soil moisture in a harvested peatland" Petrone, R.M., Price, J.S., J.M. Waddington and Carey, S.K., (Hydrological Processes, 2004, 18, 41 - 52)
 
(6) "The microclimate of a restored vacuum harvested peatland: the effects of a surface mulch cover on the moisture and thermal dynamics of a peat soil" Petrone, R.M., Price, J.S., Waddington, J.M. and H. von Waldow, (Journal of Hydrology, 2004, 295, 198 - 210)
 
(5) "The effects of restoration on ecosystem scale flux of CO2 from a vacuum harvested peatland" Petrone, R.M., Waddington, J.M. and J.S. Price, (Wetlands Ecology and Management, 2003, 11, 419 - 432)

(4)"CO2 emissions from a vacuum harvested peatland, Quebec" Petrone, R.M., Waddington, J.M. and J.S. Price, (Hydrologic Processes, 2001, 15, 2839 - 2845).

(3)"Synoptic and surface climatology interactions in the central Canadian sub-arctic: normal and ENSO seasons" Petrone, R.M., Griffis, T.J. and W.R. Rouse, (Physical Geography, 2000, 21(4), 368 - 383).

(2)"Comparative surface energy budgets in western and central sub-arctic regions of Canada" Petrone, R.M., Rouse, W.R., and P. Marsh, (International Journal of Climatology, 2000, 20, 1131-1148).

(1)" Synoptic controls on the surface energy and water budgets in sub-arctic regions of Canada" Petrone, R.M. and W.R. Rouse, (International Journal of Climatology, 2000, 20, 1149-1165).
 

 
Other Publications

(5) “A framework for classifying and assessing potential water resources: Comparison with Ft. McMurray. Appendix B, Oil Sands Wetlands Manual.” Devito, K.J., Mendoza, C., Silins, U., Petrone, R.M., Gan, T. and I. Creed. Technical Report to CEMA, Ft. McMurray, AB. 16 p, 1 table, 5 figures. 2006.

(4) “Wildfire’s combination punch: A back-of-the-napkin assessment of flood risk from the 2003 Lost Creek wildfire” Silins, U. Creed, I., Devito, K., Gan, T., Mendoza, C. and R. Petrone, Proceedings of 41st Annual Alberta Soil Science Workshop, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada February 2004.

(3) “Ecohydrological controls on the carbon balance of a recently restored cutover peatland” Waddington, J.M., Petrone, R.M., Day, S., Toth, K., Bourbonniere, R., Greenwood, M.J. and J.S. Price, Proceedings of the International Conference & Educational Workshop on Ecohydrological Processes in Northern Wetlands (Institute of Ecology, Tallinn Pedagogical University), Estonia, June 2003.

(2) “Summary of Surface-Subsurface Hydrological Interactions Session of the 29th Annual Meeting of the CGU” Petrone, R.M., Elements (Canadian Geophysical Union), July 2003.

(1) "CO2 emissions from a vacuum harvested peatland, Quebec" Petrone, R.M., Waddington, J.M. and J.S. Price, Elements (Canadian Geophysical Union), December 2001.

 
Invited Talks

(14)  “Boreal Plain Soil – Vegetation – Atmosphere Interactions” Hydrology Ecology and Disturbance Project Annual Industry Workshop, Edmonton, Alberta, April 24, 2008.

(13) “Forest Harvest Impacts and Hydrologic Recovery”  K. Devito, T. Gan, D. Gignac, S. Landhausser, C. Mendoza, R. M. Petrone, U. Silins, CONRAD Symposium, Fort MacMurray, Alberta, January 29, 2007.
 
(12) “Hydrology Ecology and Disturbance (HEAD2) Project Overview” Cold Regions Research Centre, Northern Research Day, Waterloo, Ontario, February 8, 2007.

(11) “Biogeochemical and Biochemical Control of Methane Emission from the Boreal Plain Forest of Canada” T. Jiang, X. Zhan, D. Low, R.M. Petrone, K. Devito, International Conference on Regional Carbon Budgets, Beijing, China, July, 2006.

(10) “A Framework for Broad Scale Definition of Water Resources in the Boreal Forest: Consider Topography Last?” K. Devito, T. Gan, C. Mendoza, R. M. Petrone, U. Silins, B. Smerdon, Sustainable Forest Management Network Partner Showcase,  Edmonton, Alberta, June 2006.

(9) “A Framework for Broad Scale Definition of Water Resources in the Boreal Forest: Consider Topography Last?” K. Devito, T. Gan, C. Mendoza, R. M. Petrone, U. Silins, B. Smerdon, American Geophysical Union Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 2006.

(8) “Climate & Anthropogenic Stress on Wetland Carbon and Hydrological Functioning: East Meets West” Invited Talk - Wilfrid Laurier University, Department of Chemistry, November 9, 2005.

(7) “Anthropogenic and Natural Impacts on Wetland Bioclimatology” Invited Talk – Laurentian University, January 28, 2005.

(6) “Wetland Bioclimatology” Invited Talk – University of Alberta, December 20, 2004.

(5) “Defining and instrumenting effective hydrologic landscape units in glaciated boreal Plain: scale and hydrogeologic considerations” Devito,K.J., Creed, I., Gan, T., Mendoza, C.,  Petrone, R.M., Silins, U., International Instrumented Watershed Symposium 2004. Oils Sands Environmental Network, Fort MacMurray, Alberta, Canada, June 2004.

(4) “Ecologically-based forest management in the southern Rockies: What  will the Lost Creek fire teach us?” Silins, U., I. Creed, K. Devito, C. Mendoza, R.M. Petrone, Invited Presentation at: Alberta Soil Science Workshop, Lethbridge, Alberta, February 17-19, 2004.

(3) “Assessing Impacts of Harvesting & Road Construction on Water Quality and Quantity” Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Petrone, R.M., Mendoza, C., Creed, I., Invited Presentation to Planners and Scientists of Alberta Pacific Forest Industries, Inc., Athabasca, Alberta, Canada, January 2004.

(2) “The Advective Influence of Hudson Bay on the Energy Balance of Shallow Tundra Lakes” Invited Presentation at: Kenneth Hewitt Symposium, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, April, 2003.

(1) “Challenges of Restoring the Moisture and Carbon Functioning of Extracted Peatlands” Invited Presentation at: Canadian Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May, 2002.
 

 
Conference Presentations

NOTE: Authors’ names that are underlined denote students under my supervision.

(74) “Energy Balance Response of a Shallow Subarctic Lake to Atmospheric Temperature and Advective Persistence” Petrone, R.M., Rouse, W.R. and Boudreau, L.D. Ninth International Conference on Permafrost, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, June 2008.

(73) “Regionalization of Runoff Variability in the Boreal Forest and Prairies of Alberta, Canada, 1968-2003” Mwale, D., Devito, K.J., Gan, T.Y., Mendoza, C., Silins, U. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2008.

(72) “Impact of Forest Harvesting on Catchment Carbon Storage in a Forested Western Boreal Plain Catchment” Solondz, D.S., Petrone, R.M., Cignac, D. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2008.

(71) “Microtopographical Controls on Carbon Dioxide Exchange in a Western Boreal Plain Pond – Peatland Complex” Petrone, R.M., Solondz, D.S., Cignac, D. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2008.

(70) “Quantifying Canopy Structural and Topographic Variability Within a Sourthern Subarctic Watershed Using Airborne Lidar” Chasmer, L., Quinton, W., Hopkinson, C., Petrone, R.M. and Fox, A. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2008.

(69) “Role of Peatland Vegetation and Moisture Variability in Evapotranspiration Within the Western Boreal Plain of North Central Alberta, Canada” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2008.

(68) “Greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture in Southern Ontario” Zurbrigg, M., English, M.C. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2007.

(67) “A Preliminary Analysis of the Impact of Harvesting on Below Canopy CO2 Exchange Along a Peatland-Piparian-Aspen Upland Transect in the Western Boreal Plain, Canada” Mackay, S., Petrone, R.M., Solondz, D. and K.J. Devito. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2007.

(66) “Carbon Accumulation and Potential Release in the Peace - Athabasca Delta: A Paleolimnological Perspective” Light, C., Wolfe, B.B. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2007.

(65) “Microtopographical Controls on Carbon Dioxide Exchange in a Western Boreal Plain Pond – Peatland Complex” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2007.

(64) “Greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture in Southern Ontario” Zurbrigg, M., English, M.C. and Petrone, R.M. Carolinian Canada Coalition Forum, London, Ontario, October 2007.

(63) “Greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture in Southern Ontario” Zurbrigg, M., English, M.C. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Association of Geographers, Ontario Division, Annual Meeting, Sudbury, Ontario, October 2007.

(62) “Carbon accumulation and potential release in the Peace-Athabasca Delta: A paleolimnological perspective” Light, C., Wolfe, B. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Association of Geographers, Ontario Division, Annual Meeting, Sudbury, Ontario, October 2007.

(61) “Transient peat properties and peatland-pond interactions in the sub-humid Western Boreal Plain, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Mendoza, C., Kaufman, S.C. and  Price, J.S.  International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics – International Association of Hydrological Sciences 24th Joint Assembly, Perugia, Italy, July 2007.

(60) “Vegetative controls on the spatial variability of evapotranspiration in Low Arctic Tundra; Darling Lake, NWT, Canada” LeCompte, S., English, M.C. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society – Canadian Geophysical Union – American Meteorological Society Congress, St. Johns, Newfoundland, May 2007.

(59) “Community-Scale carbon dioxide fluxes within a forested wetland-pond complex in the Western Boreal Plain” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society – Canadian Geophysical Union – American Meteorological Society Congress, St. Johns, Newfoundland, May 2007.

(58) “Community-Scale evapotranspiration in a Western Boreal Plain peatland, North Central Alberta” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M., Silins, U. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society – Canadian Geophysical Union – American Meteorological Society Congress, St. Johns, Newfoundland, May 2007.

(57)  “Isotopic and modeling tools for predicting air and water quality impacts of nitrogen management strategies in agroecosystems” Spoelstra, J., Schiff, S.L., Rempel, M.J.,  Thuss, S.J.,  Thuss, E., Rashid, I., Gagne, S., English, M.C., Petrone, R.M., Elgood, R.J.,  Maclean, A.,  Jamieson, R.C.,  Burton, D.L. and Gordon, R. 42nd Central Canadian Symposium On Water Quality Research, Canada Centre for Inland Waters, Burlington, Ontario, February 2007.

(56) “The Spatial and Temporal Variability of Peatland Evapotranspiration in a Western Boreal Plain Wetland-Pond Complex” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J. and Silins, U. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, December 2006.

(55) “Spatiotemporal Variability in Nitrous Oxide Emissions in a 1st Order Agricultural Catchment in Southern Ontario” Abma, L., Petrone, R.M., Spoelstra, J., Schiff, S.L. and English, M.C. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, December 2006.

(54) “Spatial Variability in CO2 Exchange Along a Topgraphic Gradient in the Western Boreal Forest” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M., and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, December 2006.

(53) “Scaling Hydrologic Processes in Boreal Forest Stands: New Eco-hydrological Perspectives or Déjà vu?” Silins, U., Lieffers, V., Landhausser, S., Mendoza, C., Devito, K.J., Petrone, R.M. and Gan, T. Fall Meeting of American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, USA, December 2006.
(52) ”Biogeochemical and Biochemical Control of Methane Emission from Boreal Plain Forests of Canada” Jiang, T., Zhan, X., Low, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. International Conference on Regional Carbon Budgets, Beijing, China, August 16-18, 2006.

(51) “Water Storage and Transport in a Moraine Pond-Peatland Complex of the Western Boreal Forest” Kaufman, S.C., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(50) “Spatial and Ecosystem Controls of Carbon Dioxide Flux Over a Highly Heterogeneous Low Arctic Tundra Landscape” van Haarlem, R.P., Petrone, R.M.  and Lafleur, P.M. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(49) “Evaporation over a Peatland-Aspen Upland Forest Complex within the Western Boreal Forest” van Haarlem, R.P., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(48) “The Spatial and Temporal Variability of Evapotranspiration in a Pond-Peatland Complex of the Western Boreal Plain” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M., van Haarlem, R.P. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(47) “Spatial Variability of Nitrogen Pools in a Heterogeneous 1st Order Agricultural Watershed” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M., Schiff, S.L., Macrae, M.L. and English, M.C. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(46) “ Carbon Dioxide Fluxes Along a Peatland-Riparian-Forest Hillslope Transect in the Western Boreal Plain” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M., Jiang, T. and Devito, K. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2006.

(45) “Hydrogeochemical (Biochemical) Control of Methane Emission from an Alberta Boreal Forestland” Jiang, T., Zhan, X., Low, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Alberta Soil Science Workshop, Edmonton, Alberta, February 2006.

(44) “Water Retention and Transport in Pond-Peatland Complexes of the Western Boreal Forest” Kaufman, S., Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J. and Price, J.S. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2005.

(43) “Carbon dioxide fluxes along a pond-peatland-forested hillslope transect in the Western Boreal Plain” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2005.

(42) “Spatial Variability of Soil Moisture Within a Highly Heterogeneous Low Arctic Tundra Ecosystem” van Haarlem, R.P., Petrone, R.M. and Lafleur, P.M. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2005.

(41) “The Spatial and Temporal Variability of Evapotranspiration in a Western Boreal Plain Pond-Peatland Complex” Brown, S.M., Petrone, R.M. and van Haarlem, R.P. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Waterloo, Ontario, December 2005.

(40) “Riparian Zone Equillibrium and Actual Evapotranspiration in a 1st Order Agricultural Catchment in Southern Ontario, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Smith, C., Macrae, M.L. and English, M.C. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(39) “Potential Impacts of Catchment Microclimatic Variability on Pond Evaporation in the Western Boreal Plain, Alberta, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Silins, U. and Devito, K.J. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(38) “A framework for applying broad scale catchment classification to water research and management in Boreal Plains Canada: Should topography be one of the last things to think of?” Devito, K., Creed, I., Gan, T., Mendoza, C., Petrone, R.M., Silins, U. and Smerdon, B. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(37) “Seasonal Environmental Controls over Carbon Dioxide Exchange of the Southern Arctic Tundra Ecosystem” vanHaarlem, J.R., Petrone, R.M. and Lafleur, P.M. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(36) “Estimating the Relative Partitioning of Soil and Root Respiration for Grass-dominated Riparian, Non-Riparian and Maple Woodlot ecosystems” Petrone, R.M.  and Chahil, P. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(35) “Influence of Temperature and Drought CO2 Emissions from Western Boreal Pond and Riparian Areas” Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J., Kaufman, S., Macrae, M.L. & Waddington, J.M. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(34) “Peat volume changes in pond-peatland complexes of the Western Boreal Forest”
Kaufman, S.C., Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J.  and Price, J.S. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Banff, Alberta, May 2005.

(33) “Effect of drought on greenhouse gas emissions from pond/peatland systems with contrasting hydrologic regimes, Northern Alberta, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Kaufman, S., Devito, K. J., Macrae, M.L. and J.M. Waddington. VIIth International Association of Hydrological Sciences - Scientific Assembly: Symposium 4: "Dynamics and biogeochemistry of river corridors and wetlands". Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, April 2005.

(32) “Estimating the Relative Partitioning of Soil and Root Respiration in a First Order Agricultural Basin” Chahil, P. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Kingston, Ontario, December 2004.

(31) “Impacts of Linear Disturbances on Soil CO2 Fluxes in the Western Boreal Plain” Brown, S. and Petrone, R.M. Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Kingston, Ontario, December 2004.

(30) “Ecosystem CO2 Flux Measurements from a Sub-Arctic Tundra Site, NWT, Canada: Preliminary Results” van Haarlem, R.P., Petrone, R.M. and Lafleur, P., Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Kingston, Ontario, December 2004.

(29) “Spatial Variability in Nitrogen Pools in a First Order Agricultural Catchment” Solondz, D., Petrone, R.M. and English, M.C., Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, Kingston, Ontario, December 2004.

(28) “Developing a Canada wide framework for assessing forest harvest impacts on water quantity and quality” Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Petrone, R.M., Forest Producers Association of Canada Tri-annual meeting, Vancouver, BC, September 2004.

(27) “Delineating representative hydrologic units for the Boreal Plains: climate and hydrogeologic considerations” Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Petrone, R.M., Alberta SFMN Partners Working Group, Edmonton, Alberta, September 2004.
 
(26) “Impacts on buffer strip strategies” Devito, K.J., Silins, U., Petrone, R.M., Ducks Unlimited Canada Workshop for “Strategies for Developing BMP’s Around Water: Knowledge Gaps and Research Needs”, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 2004.

(25) “Potential Carbon Losses From Boreal Pond and Riparian Areas: Influence of Temperature and Drought” Kaufman, S., Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J., Macrae, M.L., Waddington, J.M., Canadian Geophysical Union – American Geophysical Union Joint Congress, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 2004.

(24) “Spatial Evapotranspiration from Riparian Pond Complexes in the Western Boreal Forest, Alberta, Canada” Petrone, R.M., Silins, U., Devito, K.J., Canadian Geophysical Union – American Geophysical Union Joint Congress, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 2004.

(23) “NEE Spatial Relationships Among Riparian and Open Grasslands in a First-order Agricultural Basin in Southern Ontario” Chahil, P., Petrone, R.M., English, M.C., Macrae, M.L., Canadian Geophysical Union – American Geophysical Union Joint Congress, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 2004.

(22) “Riparian Peatland Biogeochemical and Hydrologic Functioning in the Western Boreal Plain” Kaufman, S., Petrone, R.M., Devito, K.J., Workshop of the Western Boreal Forest Hydrology Group, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, April 2004.

(21) “Biogeochemical Studies in the Utikuma Lake region, of the Western Boreal Forest” Petrone, R.M., Workshop of the Western Boreal Forest Hydrology Group, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, April 2004.

(20) “Seasonal variation of ecosystem scale carbon dioxide fluxes of the low arctic tundra, Daring Lake, NT” vanHaarlem, J.R., Petrone, R.M., Lafleur, P.L., Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, December 2003.

(19) “Local net ecosystem CO2 exchange among representative riparian and land-use types in a first order, agricultural basin” Chahil, P., Petrone, R.M., English, M. and M.L. Macrae, Canadian Geophysical Union – Hydrology Section Student Conference, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, December 2003.

(18) “Influences of vegetation succession on pond evapotranspiration in the Western Boreal Plain” Petrone, R.M., Workshop of the Western Boreal Forest Hydrology Group, Wilfrid Laurier University, October 2003.

(17) “Ecohydrological controls on the carbon balance of a recently restored cutover peatland” Waddington, J.M., Petrone, R.M., Day, S., Toth, K., Bourbonniere, R., Greenwood, M.J. and J.S. Price, International Conference & Educational Workshop on Ecohydrological Processes in Northern Wetlands, Tallinn Pedagogical University, Estonia, June 2003.

(16) “Variability in CO2 Emissions Among 3 Different Wetland Pond Complexes in the Boreal Zone of Northern Alberta, Canada”, 29th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union, Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 2003.

(15) “Spatial Variability in Evapotranspiration from Western Boreal Wetland Pond Complexes”, Hydrology Ecology And Disturbance (HEAD) 3rd Annual Workshop, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, May, 2003.

(14) “Effects of drought on greenhouse gas emissions from pond/peatland systems with contrasting hydrologic regimes N. Alberta,” Squires, M., Devito, K.J., Petrone, R., American Soc. Limnol. Ocenogr, Annual meeting,  Utah, USA, February 2003

 (13) “Statistical Characterization of the Spatial Variability of Soil Moisture in a Vacuum Harvested Peatland”, 28th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union, Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 2002.

(12) "Post Restoration Exchanges of Water and CO2 from a Vacuum Harvested Peatland", Changing Wetlands: New Developments in Wetland Science, Sheffield, UK, September, 2001.

(11) “Ecosystem Scale Evapotranspiration and Net CO2 Exchange from a Restored Peatland”, 27th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 2001.

(10) “Energy and Carbon Cycling Measurements at Bois-des-Bel: Preliminary Post Restoration Results”, 8th Annual Workshop of the Peatland Ecology and Restoration Group, Québec City, Québec, Canada, 2001.

(9) “Evaporation and Carbon Cycling Measurements From a Vacuum Harvested Peatland: Preliminary Post-Restoration Results”, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers Ontario Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2000.

(8) “Hydrology and Carbon Cycling in a Restored Post-Vacuum Harvested Peatland”, Millennium Wetland Event 2000, Québec City, Québec, Canada, 2000.

(7) “Statistical Characteristics of Subarctic Hydrologic Phenomena”, 26th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 2000.

(6) “Climate Change and Synoptic Scale Circulation of the Churchill, Manitoba Region”, Circumpolar Ecosystems 4, Churchill, Manitoba, Canada, 2000.

(5) “Synoptic and Surface Climatology Interactions in the Central Canadian Subarctic: Normal and ENSO Seasons”, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers Ontario Division, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1999.

(4) “Synoptic Controls on the Energy and Water Balance in Subarctic Regions of Canada”, 25th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 1999.
 
(3) “Evaporation From Wetlands and Lakes”, 4th Scientific Workshop for the Mackenzie GEWEX Study (MAGS), November, 1998.

(2) “Evaporation From Different Terrain Types in the Lower Mackenzie Basin”, 3rd Scientific Workshop for the Mackenzie GEWEX Study (MAGS), November, 1997.

(1) “Landscape Modelling of Evaporation in the Mackenzie Basin”, 2nd Scientific Workshop for the Mackenzie GEWEX Study (MAGS), November, 1997.
 

 
Theses

Petrone, R.M.  2002. "Hydroclimatic Factors Controlling the Rate of CO2Production in Managed Peatland Ecosystems", Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Supervisor:    Dr. J.S. Price, Co-supervisor:    Dr. J.M. Waddington (McMaster University).
 
Petrone, R.M. 1998. "Synoptic Controls on the Surface Energy and Water Balance in Subarctic Regions of Canada", M.Sc. Dissertation, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Supervisor:    Dr. W.R. Rouse).
 
Petrone, R.M. 1996. "The Variation of Lake Temperature and Heat Storage in a Shallow Subarctic Lake", Honours Undergraduate Thesis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Supervisor:    Dr. W.R. Rouse).