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- Pau, Stephanie, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- PloS one 2010 v.5 no.6
- El Nino; drought; dry forests; forest types; leaves; normalized difference vegetation index; phenology; rain forests; surface water temperature; tropical forests; tropics; Hawaii
- ... The Hawaiian Islands are an ideal location to study the response of tropical forests to climate variability because of their extreme isolation in the middle of the Pacific, which makes them especially sensitive to El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO). Most research examining the response of tropical forests to drought or El Niño have focused on rainforests, however, tropical dry forests cover a l ...
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