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Vol. 40, No. 4, 2008

Mountain Birch Seedlings in the Treeline Ecotone, Subarctic Finland: Variation in Above- and Below-Ground Growth Depending on Microtopography  
Kerstin Anschlag, Gabriele Broll, and Friedrich-Karl Holtmeier
Recovery of Alpine Plants after a Severe Human Disturbance in the Andes of Central Chile  
Paulina Chacón and Lohengrin A. Cavieres
Paleoecological Evidence for Transitions between Contrasting Landforms in a Polygon-Patterned High Arctic Wetland  
Christopher J. Ellis, Line Rochefort, Gilles Gauthier, and Reinhard Pienitz
Emergence and Flight Activity of Alpine Stream Insects in Two Years with Contrasting Winter Snowpack  
Debra S. Finn and N. LeRoy Poff
Climate Change and Hazards Associated with Ice Use in Northern Canada  
James D. Ford, Tristan Pearce, Justin Gilligan, Barry Smit, and Jill Oakes
Ice Propagation in Dehardened Alpine Plant Species Studied by Infrared Differential Thermal Analysis (IDTA)  
Jürgen Hacker and Gilbert Neuner
Who Cares about Polar Regions? Results from a Survey of U.S. Public Opinion  
Lawrence C. Hamilton
Diversity-Stability Relationships of an Alpine Plant Community under Simulated Environmental Change  
Kari Klanderud and Ørjan Totland
Rocky Headwaters in the Dolomites, Italy: Field Observations and Topographic Analysis  
Lorenzo Marchi, Giancarlo Dalla Fontana, Marco Cavalli, and Fabrizio Tagliavini
Mountain Glacier Chronology from Boulder Lake, New Zealand, Indicates MIS 4 and MIS 2 Ice Advances of Similar Extent  
Andrew McCarthy, Andrew Mackintosh, Uwe Rieser, and David Fink
Simulated Environmental Change Has Contrasting Effects on Defensive Compound Concentration in Three Alpine Plant Species  
Line Nybakken, Kari Klanderud, and Ørjan Totland
Meteorological Controls on Snowpack Formation and Dynamics in the Southern Canadian Rocky Mountains  
Karine E. Pigeon and Hester Jiskoot
Polar Eolian Sand Transport: Grain Characteristics Determined by an Automated Scanning Electron Microscope (QEMSCAN®)  
Johanna C. Speirs, Hamish A. McGowan, and David T. Neil
Characteristics of Surface Dust on Ürümqi Glacier No. 1 in the Tien Shan Mountains, China  
Nozomu Takeuchi and Zhongqin Li
The Effect of Exposure on Alpine Treeline Position: a Case Study from the High Sudetes, Czech Republic  
Václav Treml and Marek Banaš
Precipitation Distribution along the Qinghai-Xizang (Tibetan) Highway, Summer 1998  
Meixue Yang, Tandong Yao, Xiaohua Gou, and Huijun Wang
Is Pollen Morphology of Salix polaris Affected by Enhanced UV-B Irradiation? Results from a Field Experiment in High Arctic Tundra  
Dan Yeloff, Peter Blokker, Peter Boelen, and Jelte Rozema
Eight Men in a Crate, by Anthea Arnold   reviewed work
John C. Behrendt