留言板

尊敬的读者、作者、审稿人, 关于本刊的投稿、审稿、编辑和出版的任何问题, 您可以本页添加留言。我们将尽快给您答复。谢谢您的支持!

姓名
邮箱
手机号码
标题
留言内容
验证码

Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing

WANG Rui HE Min NIU Zhenguo

WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. 中国地理科学, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
引用本文: WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. 中国地理科学, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
Citation: WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2

Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing

doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
基金项目: 

Under the auspices of the National Key R & D Program of China (No. 2017YFA0603004), Strategic Priority Research Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences (No. XDA19030203), National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 41971390)

详细信息
    通讯作者:

    NIU Zhenguo.E-mail:niuzg@radi.ac.cn

Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing

Funds: 

Under the auspices of the National Key R & D Program of China (No. 2017YFA0603004), Strategic Priority Research Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences (No. XDA19030203), National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 41971390)

  • 摘要:

    The alpine wetlands in QTP (Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau) have been profoundly impacted along with global climate changes. We employ satellite datasets and climate data to explore the relationships between alpine wetlands and climate changes based on remote sensing data. Results show that:1) the wetland NDVI (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index) and GPP (Gross Primary Production) were more sensitive to air temperature than to precipitation rate. The wetland ET (evapotranspiration) across alpine wetlands was greatly correlated with precipitation rate. 2) Alpine wetlands responses to climate changes varied spatially and temporally due to different geographic environments, variety of wetland formation and human disturbances. 3) The vegetation responses of the Zoige wetland was the most noticeable and related to the temperature, while the GPP and NDVI of the Qiangtang Plateau and Gyaring-Ngoring Lake were significantly correlated with both temperature and precipitation. 4) ET in the Zoige wetland showed a significantly positive trend, while ET in Maidika wetland and the Qiangtang plateau showed a negative trend, implying wetland degradation in those two wetland regions. The complexities of the impacts of climate changes on alpine wetlands indicate the necessity of further study to understand and conserve alpine wetland ecosystems.

  • [1] An S, Zhu X, Shen M et al., 2018. Mismatch in elevational shifts between satellite observed vegetation greenness and temperature isolines during 2000-2016 on the Tibetan Plateau. Global Change Biology, 24(11):5411-5425. doi: 10.1111/gcb.14432
    [2] Bai J H, Lu Q Q, Wang J J et al., 2013. Landscape pattern evolution processes of alpine wetlands and their driving factors in the Zoige Plateau of China. Journal of Mountain Science, 10(1):54-67. doi: 10.1007/s11629-013-2572-1
    [3] Cui M M, Ma A Z, Qi H Y et al., 2015. Warmer temperature accelerates methane emissions from the Zoige wetland on the Tibetan Plateau without changing methanogen community composition. Scientific Reports, 5:11616. doi: 10.1038/srep11616
    [4] Gao Junqin, Ouyang Hua, Lei Guangchun et al., 2011. Effects of temperature, soil moisture, soil type and their interactions on soil carbon mineralization in Zoigê alpine wetland, Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Chinese Geographical Science, 21(1):27-35. doi: 10.1007/s11769-011-0439-3
    [5] Gao Q Z, Guo Y Q, Xu H M et al., 2016. Climate change and its impacts on vegetation distribution and net primary productivity of the alpine ecosystem in the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Science of The Total Environment, 554-555:34-41. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.02.131
    [6] He Jie, Yang Kun, 2011. China Meteorological Forcing Dataset. Cold and Arid Regions Science Data Center at Lanzhou, China. (in Chinese)
    [7] Hu S J, Niu Z G, Chen Y F et al., 2017. Global wetlands:potential distribution, wetland loss, and status. Science of The Total Environment, 586:319-327. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.02.001
    [8] Huang C Q, Peng Y, Lang M et al., 2014. Wetland inundation mapping and change monitoring using Landsat and airborne LiDAR data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 141:231-242. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2013.10.020
    [9] Huang X D, Deng J, Wang W et al., 2017. Impact of climate and elevation on snow cover using integrated remote sensing snow products in Tibetan Plateau. Remote Sensing of Environment, 190:274-288. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2016.12.028
    [10] Ijmker J, Stauch G, Pötsch S et al., 2012. Dry periods on the NE Tibetan Plateau during the late Quaternary. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 346-347:108-119. doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.06.005
    [11] Kang X M, Hao Y B, Cui X Y et al., 2016. Variability and changes in climate, phenology, and gross primary production of an alpine wetland ecosystem. Remote Sensing, 8(5):391. doi: 10.3390/rs8050391
    [12] Li B Q, Zhang J Y, Yu Z B et al., 2017. Climate change driven water budget dynamics of a Tibetan inland lake. Global Planet Change, 150:70-80. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2017.02.003
    [13] Li J, Shi W, 2015. Effects of alpine swamp wetland change on rainfall season runoff and flood characteristics in the headwater area of the Yangtze River. Catena, 127:116-123. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2014.12.020
    [14] Liu Dong, Wang Tao, Shen Weishou et al., 2016. Dynamic of the alpine wetlands and its response to climate change in the Yarlung Zangbo River Valley in recent 30 years. Journal of Ecology and Rural Environment, 32(2):243-251. (in Chinese)
    [15] Lu Chunxia, Xie Gaodi, Xiao Yu et al., 2004. Ecosystem diversity and economic valuation of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 24(12):2749-2755. (in Chinese)
    [16] Mao D H, Wang Z M, Wu J G et al., 2018. China's wetlands loss to urban expansion. Land Degradation & Development, 29:2644-2657.
    [17] Niu Z G, Gong P, 2018. Large-scale wetland mapping and evaluation. Comprehensive Remote Sensing, 6:45-77. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.10381-1
    [18] Niu Z G, Zhang H Y, Wang X W et al., 2012. Mapping wetland changes in China between 1978 and 2008. Chinese Science Bulletin, 57(22):2813-2823. doi: 10.1007/s11434-012-5093-3
    [19] Shen M G, Piao S L, Jeong S J et al., 2015a. Evaporative cooling over the Tibetan Plateau induced by vegetation growth. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(30):9299-9304. doi:10.1073/pnas. 1504418112
    [20] Shen W S, Zou C X, Liu D et al., 2015b. Climate-forced ecological changes over the Tibetan Plateau. Cold Regions Science and Technology, 114:27-35. doi:10.1016/j.coldregions. 2015.02.011
    [21] Song Yi, Ma Mingguo, 2007. Study on vegetation cover change in Northwest China based on SPOT VEGETATION data. Journal of Desert Research, 27(1):89-93, 173. (in Chinese)
    [22] Wang C Z, 2016. A remote sensing perspective of alpine grasslands on the Tibetan Plateau:Better or worse under ‘Tibet Warming’? Remote Sensing Applications Society and Environment, 3:36-44. doi: 10.1016/j.rsase.2015.12.002
    [23] Wang Genxu, Li Yuanshou, Wang Yibo et al., 2007. Typical alpine wetland system changes on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in recent 40 years. Acta Geographica Sinica, 62(5):481-491. (in Chinese)
    [24] Wu G L, Ren G H, Wang D et al., 2013. Above-and below-ground response to soil water change in an alpine wetland ecosystem on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, China. Journal of Hydrology, 476(4):120-127. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.10.031
    [25] Xue J Y, Zhang H X, He N P et al., 2015. Responses of SOM decomposition to changing temperature in Zoige alpine wetland, China. Wetlands Ecology and Management, 23(5):977-987. doi: 10.1007/s11273-015-9434-2
    [26] Xue Z S, Zhang Z S, Lu Xianguo et al., 2014. Predicted areas of potential distributions of alpine wetlands under different scenarios in the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, China. Global and Planetary Change, 123:77-85. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2014.10.012
    [27] Yang K, Wu H, Qin J et al., 2014. Recent climate changes over the Tibetan Plateau and their impacts on energy and water cycle:A review. Global and Planetary Change, 112(1):79-91. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2013.12.001
    [28] Yang Qin, Cui Caixia, 2005. Impact of climate change on the surface water in Bayanbuluk Alpine-cold wetland in the Tianshan mountainous. Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology, 27(3):397-403. (in Chinese)
    [29] Yao Huiru, Li Dongliang, 2016. The interannual variation of wind speed in the Tibetan Plateau in spring and its response to global warming during 1971-2012. Acta Meteorologica Sinica, 74(1):60-75. (in Chinese)
    [30] You Q L, Kang S C, Aguilar E et al., 2008. Changes in daily climate extremes in the eastern and central Tibetan Plateau during 1961-2005. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 113(D7):D07101. doi: 10.1029/2007jd009389
    [31] Yu Pingping, 2016. The current situation and countermeasures of environmental protection in Maidika Wetland in Tibet. Agricultural Technical Services, 33(1):198-203. (in Chinese)
    [32] Yuan Y L, Si G C, Wang J et al, 2014. Bacterial community in alpine grasslands along an altitudinal gradient on the Tibetan Plateau. Fems Microbiology Ecology, 87(1):121-132. doi: 10.1111/1574-6941.12197
    [33] Zhang Bo, Qin Qiming, Sun Yongjun et al., 2010. Dynamic monitoring and change analysis of Gyaring Lake and Ngoring Lake of recent 30 years based on remote sensing method. Science of Surveying and Mapping, 35(04):54-56. (in Chinese)
    [34] Zhang Shunyao, Zhang Fugui, Yang Zhibin et al., 2017. The research on the effect of gas hydrate exploration on wetland carbon cycle in the Tibetan Plateau. Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration, 41(6):1044-1049. (in Chinese)
    [35] Zhang W J, Yi Y H, Song K C et al., 2016. Hydrological response of alpine wetlands to climate warming in the eastern Tibetan Plateau. Remote Sensing, 8(4):336. doi: 10.3390/rs8040336
    [36] Zhang Y, Wang G X, Wang Y B, 2011. Changes in alpine wetland ecosystems of the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau from 1967 to 2004. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 180(1-4):189-199. doi: 10.1007/s10661-010-1781-0
    [37] Zhang Z X, Chang J, Xu C Y et al., 2018. The response of lake area and vegetation cover variations to climate change over the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau during the past 30years. Science of The Total Environment, 635:443-451. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.113
    [38] Zhao Zhilong, Zhang Yili, Liu Linshan et al., 2014. Advances in research on wetlands of the Tibetan Plateau. Progress in Geography, 33(9):1218-1230. (in Chinese)
    [39] Zhu W Q, Jiang N, Chen G S et al., 2017. Divergent shifts and responses of plant autumn phenology to climate change on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 239:166-175. doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.03.013
  • [1] Qing QI, Mingye ZHANG, Shouzheng TONG, Yan LIU, Dongjie ZHANG, Guanglei ZHU, Xianguo LYU.  Evolution of Potential Spatial Distribution Patterns of Carex Tussock Wetlands Under Climate Change Scenarios, Northeast China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2022, 32(1): 142-154. doi: 10.1007/s11769-022-1260-x
    [2] HE Binbin, SHENG Yu, CAO Wei, WU Jichun.  Characteristics of Climate Change in Northern Xinjiang in 1961-2017, China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(2): 249-265. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1104-5
    [3] QU Lulu, HUANG Yunxin, YANG Lingfan, LI Yurui.  Vegetation Restoration in Response to Climatic and Anthropogenic Changes in the Loess Plateau, China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(1): 89-100. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1093-4
    [4] CAO Xiaoming, Feng Yiming, SHI Zhongjie.  Spatio-temporal Variations in Drought with Remote Sensing from the Mongolian Plateau During 1982-2018 . Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(6): 1081-1094. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1167-3
    [5] MUKHERJEE Nabanita, SIDDIQUE Giyasuddin, BASAK Aritra, ROY Arindam, MANDAL Mehedi Hasan.  Climate Change and Livelihood Vulnerability of the Local Population on Sagar Island, India . Chinese Geographical Science, 2019, 20(3): 417-436. doi: 10.1007/s11769-019-1042-2
    [6] MU Guangyi, CHEN Li, HU Liangjun, SONG Kaishan.  Remote Detection of Varying Water Storage in Relation to Surfacial Temperature of Aral Sea . Chinese Geographical Science, 2019, 20(5): 741-755. doi: 10.1007/s11769-019-1069-4
    [7] MAO Kebiao, YUAN Zijin, ZUO Zhiyuan, XU Tongren, SHEN Xinyi, GAO Chunyu.  Changes in Global Cloud Cover Based on Remote Sensing Data from 2003 to 2012 . Chinese Geographical Science, 2019, 20(2): 306-315. doi: 10.1007/s11769-019-1030-6
    [8] SERASINGHE PATHIRANAGE Inoka Sandamali, Lakshmi N. KANTAKUMAR, SUNDARAMOORTHY Sivanantharajah.  Remote Sensing Data and SLEUTH Urban Growth Model: As Decision Support Tools for Urban Planning . Chinese Geographical Science, 2018, 28(2): 274-286. doi: 10.1007/s11769-018-0946-6
    [9] YU Xiaofei, DING Shanshan, ZOU Yuanchun, XUE Zhenshan, LYU Xianguo, WANG Guoping.  Review of Rapid Transformation of Floodplain Wetlands in Northeast China: Roles of Human Development and Global Environmental Change . Chinese Geographical Science, 2018, 28(4): 654-664. doi: 10.1007/s11769-018-0957-3
    [10] XUE Zhenshan, LYU Xianguo, CHEN Zhike, ZHANG Zhongsheng, JIANG Ming, ZHANG Kun, LYU Yonglei.  Spatial and Temporal Changes of Wetlands on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau from the 1970s to 2010s . Chinese Geographical Science, 2018, 28(6): 935-945. doi: 10.1007/s11769-018-1003-1
    [11] ZHENG Yaomin, NIU Zhenguo, GONG Peng, LI Mengna, HU Lile, WANG Lei, YANG Yuxiang, GU Haijun, MU Jinrong, DOU Gejia, XUE Hui, WANG Lin, LI Hua, DOU Gejie, DANG Zhicairang.  A Method for Alpine Wetland Delineation and Features of Border:Zoigê Plateau, China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2017, 27(5): 784-799. doi: 10.1007/s11769-017-0897-3
    [12] LIU Guodong, SUN Jinfang, TIAN Kun, YUAN Xingzhong, AN Subang, WANG Hang.  Litter Decomposition of Emergent Plants along an Elevation Gradient in Wetlands of Yunnan Plateau, China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2017, 27(5): 760-771. doi: 10.1007/s11769-017-0898-2
    [13] MAO Kebiao, CHEN Jingming, LI Zhaoliang, MA Ying, SONG Yang, TAN Xuelan, Yang Kaixian.  Global Water Vapor Content Decreases from 2003 to 2012: An Analysis Based on MODIS Data . Chinese Geographical Science, 2017, 27(1): 1-7. doi: 10.1007/s11769-017-0841-6
    [14] WANG Hao, LIU Guohua, LI Zongshan, YE Xin, WANG Meng, GONG Li.  Impacts of Climate Change on Net Primary Productivity in Arid and Semiarid Regions of China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2016, 26(1): 35-47. doi: 10.1007/s11769-015-0762-1
    [15] GONG Huili, MENG Dan, LI Xiaojuan, ZHU Feng.  Soil Degradation and Food Security Coupled with Global Climate Change in Northeastern China . Chinese Geographical Science, 2013, 23(5): 562-573. doi: 10.1007/s11769-013-0626-5
    [16] GAO Junqin, OUYANG Hua, LEI Guangchun et al..  Temperature and Soil Moisture Interactively Affect Soil Carbon Mineralization in Zoige Alpine Wetlands . Chinese Geographical Science, 2011, 21(1): 27-35.
    [17] ZHANG Yuehong, WU Shaohong, DAI Erfu, LIU Dengwei, YIN Yunhe.  Identification and Categorization of Climate Change Risks . Chinese Geographical Science, 2008, 18(3): 268-275. doi: 10.1007/s11769-008-0268-1
    [18] 庄大方, 凌扬荣, Yoshio Awaya.  INTEGRATED VEGETATION CLASSIFICATION AND MAPPING USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS TECHNIQUES . Chinese Geographical Science, 1999, 9(1): 49-56.
    [19] 蔡运龙.  VULNERABILITY AND ADAPTATION OF CHINESE AGRICULTURE TO GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE . Chinese Geographical Science, 1997, 7(4): 289-301.
    [20] 王菱, 王勤学, 张如一.  HUMAN IMPACTS ON THE ECOLOGICAL ENVIRONMENT AND MODERN URBAN CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE LOESS PLATEAU . Chinese Geographical Science, 1993, 3(4): 365-375.
  • 加载中
计量
  • 文章访问数:  257
  • HTML全文浏览量:  1
  • PDF下载量:  170
  • 被引次数: 0
出版历程
  • 收稿日期:  2019-06-04

Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing

doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
    基金项目:

    Under the auspices of the National Key R & D Program of China (No. 2017YFA0603004), Strategic Priority Research Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences (No. XDA19030203), National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 41971390)

    通讯作者: NIU Zhenguo.E-mail:niuzg@radi.ac.cn

摘要: 

The alpine wetlands in QTP (Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau) have been profoundly impacted along with global climate changes. We employ satellite datasets and climate data to explore the relationships between alpine wetlands and climate changes based on remote sensing data. Results show that:1) the wetland NDVI (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index) and GPP (Gross Primary Production) were more sensitive to air temperature than to precipitation rate. The wetland ET (evapotranspiration) across alpine wetlands was greatly correlated with precipitation rate. 2) Alpine wetlands responses to climate changes varied spatially and temporally due to different geographic environments, variety of wetland formation and human disturbances. 3) The vegetation responses of the Zoige wetland was the most noticeable and related to the temperature, while the GPP and NDVI of the Qiangtang Plateau and Gyaring-Ngoring Lake were significantly correlated with both temperature and precipitation. 4) ET in the Zoige wetland showed a significantly positive trend, while ET in Maidika wetland and the Qiangtang plateau showed a negative trend, implying wetland degradation in those two wetland regions. The complexities of the impacts of climate changes on alpine wetlands indicate the necessity of further study to understand and conserve alpine wetland ecosystems.

English Abstract

WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. 中国地理科学, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
引用本文: WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. 中国地理科学, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
Citation: WANG Rui, HE Min, NIU Zhenguo. Responses of Alpine Wetlands to Climate Changes on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau Based on Remote Sensing[J]. Chinese Geographical Science, 2020, 30(2): 189-201. doi: 10.1007/s11769-020-1107-2
参考文献 (39)

目录

    /

    返回文章
    返回