Most Cited Articles of Ecology in 1996

NDWI—A normalized difference water index for remote sensing of vegetation liquid water from spaceRemote Sensing of Environment19962.9K
Quartet Puzzling: A Quartet Maximum-Likelihood Method for Reconstructing Tree TopologiesMolecular Biology and Evolution19962.3K
Some genetic consequences of ice ages, and their role in divergence and speciationBiological Journal of the Linnean Society19962.3K
DNA recovery from soils of diverse compositionApplied and Environmental Microbiology19962K
A global analysis of root distributions for terrestrial biomesOecologia19962K
Ecological immunology: costly parasite defences and trade-offs in evolutionary ecologyTrends in Ecology and Evolution19961.9K
Extraction of extracellular polymers from activated sludge using a cation exchange resinWater Research19961.7K
A Method for Assessing Hydrologic Alteration within EcosystemsConservation Biology19961.6K
EXTINCTION BY HYBRIDIZATION AND INTROGRESSIONAnnual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics19961.6K
Food Web Complexity and Community DynamicsAmerican Naturalist19961.5K
The population genetic consequences of habitat fragmentation for plantsTrends in Ecology and Evolution19961.4K
Alternative reproductive strategies and tactics: diversity within sexesTrends in Ecology and Evolution19961.4K
Bias caused by template annealing in the amplification of mixtures of 16S rRNA genes by PCRApplied and Environmental Microbiology19961.3K
Use of a green channel in remote sensing of global vegetation from EOS-MODISRemote Sensing of Environment19961.3K
Maximum rooting depth of vegetation types at the global scaleOecologia19961.3K
The Vegetation N:P Ratio: a New Tool to Detect the Nature of Nutrient LimitationJournal of Applied Ecology19961.3K
Optimization of soil-adjusted vegetation indicesRemote Sensing of Environment19961.3K
Command and Control and the Pathology of Natural Resource ManagementConservation Biology19961.2K
Probability distribution of molecular evolutionary trees: a new method of phylogenetic inferenceJournal of Molecular Evolution19961.2K
HERBIVORY AND PLANT DEFENSES IN TROPICAL FORESTSAnnual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics19961.2K
Generalization in Pollination Systems, and Why it MattersEcology19961.2K
What Attributes Make Some Plant Species More Invasive?Ecology19961.2K
Measurements of carbon sequestration by long-term eddy covariance: methods and a critical evaluation of accuracyGlobal Change Biology19961.1K
Microsatellites, from molecules to populations and backTrends in Ecology and Evolution19961.1K