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2003

A Model of Scale Row Organization in Snakes: Integumentary Structure and the Origin of Macrostomy, Alan H. Savitzky and Victor R. Townsend, Jr.; A Model of Scale Row Organization in Snakes: Integumentary Structure and the Origin of Macrostomy

Lampropeltis triangulum (Milk Snake) Habitat, K. Setser, D. G. Mulcahy, and Becky L. Williams; Herpetological Review

Body mass of late Quaternary mammals, F. A. Smith, S. K. Lyons, S.K. Morgan Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. A. Marquet, and J. P. Haskell; Ecology

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Body mass of late Quaternary mammals, F. A. Smith, S. K. Lyons, S.K. Morgan Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. A. Marquet, and J. P. Haskell; Ecology

UV-B Radiation and Soil Microbial Communities, John M. Stark and S. C. Hart; Nature

The Morphological Basis of Variation in Skin Extensibility in Squamate Reptiles, J. C. Tomacheski; V. R. Townsend, Jr.; and Alan H. Savitzky; Southeast. Biol.

A Comparative Study of Dermal Morphology in Lepidosaurs, V. R. Townsend, Jr.; Alan H. Savitzky; C. E. Thorson; and J. C. Tomasheski; Southeast. Biol.

Coevolution of Deadly Toxins and Predator Resistance: Self-Assessment of Resistance by Garter Snakes Leads to Behavioral Rejection of Toxic Newt Prey, Becky L. Williams, E. D. Brodie Jr., and E. D. Brodie III; Herpetologica

2002

Geographic Variation in the Morphology of Crotalus horridus (Serpentes: Viperidae), John R. Allsteadt, Alan H. Savitzky, and Christopher E. Petersen; Geographic Variation in the Morphology of Crotalus horridus (Serpentes: Viperidae)

Ceci n’est pas une pipe– Understanding nutrient uptake and flux in stream ecosystems, Michelle A. Baker; Department of Biology, Utah State University

Rain and rodents: complex dynamics of desert consumers, J. H. Brown and S.K. Morgan Ernest; BioScience

Rain and rodents: complex dynamics of desert consumers, J. H. Brown and S.K. Morgan Ernest; BioScience

The Faculty Experience at Utah State University, Richard Carl Etchberger; Utah State Board of Regents

Evaluation of habitat selection by a reintroduced population of California bighorn sheep (Ovis canadaensis californiana) in south-central Idaho, G Fowles, J Laundre, Nancy Huntly, and T Ferguson

Investigating Plague Transmission in the Wild: Comparison of Fleas and their Small Mammal Hosts in Coyote Basin, L. Hatfield-Etchberger, B. Stroh, B. Bibles, and Richard Carl Etchberger; Second Annual Uintah Basin Research Conference

Influences of Chloroform Exposure Time and Soil Water Content on C and N Release in Forest Soils, K. A. Haubensak, S. C. Hart, and John M. Stark; Soil Biology & Biochemistry

Tensile Properties of Hydrogels and of Snake Skin, Jeffrey A. Hinkley, Alan H. Savitzky, Gabriel Rivera, and Stevin H. Gehrke; Tensile Properties of Hydrogels and of Snake Skin

Environmental variability and coexistence in desert annual plants: the storage effect, Nancy Huntly and P Chesson; Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

Vasculature of the Paratoid Glands of Bufo terrestris and B. Valliceps, Deborah A. Hutchinson and Alan H. Savitzky; Virginia J. Sci.

Vasculature of the Parotoid Glands of Bufo terrestris and B. Valliceps, Deborah A. Hutchinson and Alan H. Savitzky; Vasculature of the Paratoid Glands of Bufo Terrestris and B. Valliceps

Status of Two Bufonid Frogs and Evaluation of Their Distributional Records in the Northeastern Bonneville Basin With a New County Record in Idaho, D. G. Mulcahy, M. R. Cummer, M. R. Mendelson III, Becky L. Williams, and P. C. Ustach; Herpetological Review

Nitrogen stable isotope ratios of hosts and parasites, Claudia Nischwitz

Influence of salinity and root-knot nematode as stress factors in charcoal rot of melon, Claudia Nischwitz, M. W. Olsen, and S. Rasmussen

Plant-mediated interactions between the northern pocket gopher, Thomomys talpoides, D G. Ostrow, Nancy Huntly, and R S. Inouye; Journal of Mammalogy

Establishment of an Embryonic Staging Sequence for Lamprophis fuliginosus, Angela R. Rivera and Alan H. Savitzky; Establishment of an Embryonic Staging Sequence for Lamprophis fuliginosus

Regional Variation in Mechanical Properties of the Integument of Thamnophis sirtalis (Serpentes), Gabriel Rivera, Jeffrey A. Hinkley, and Alan H. Savitzky; Regional Variation in Mechanical Properties of the Integument of Thamnophis sirtalis (Serpentes)

Mechanical Properties of the Integument of the Common Garter Snake, Gabriel Rivera, Alan H. Savitzky, and Jeffrey A. Hinkley; Integrative and Comparative Biol.

Feeding: Form, Function, and Evolution in Tetrapod Vertebrates, Alan H. Savitzky; Copeia

Organization of the Elastic Fibers in the Vocal Sac Musculature of Neotropical Frogs, Alan H. Savitzky, A. Stanley Rand, and Barbara A. Savitzky; Organization of the Elastic Fibers in the Vocal Sac Musculature of Neotropical Frogs

Dermal Correlates of Skin Stretching in Macrostomate Snakes, Alan H. Savitzky and Victor R. Townsend, Jr.; Dermal Correlates of Skin Stretching in Macrostomate Snakes

Geographic Distribution: Ramphotyphlops Braminus, Barbara A. Savitzky, Alan H. Savitzky, Robert T. Belcher, and Scott Ewers; Herpetolological Review

A Comparative Study of Dermal Morphology in Boid Snakes, T. L. Shell; V. R. Townsend, Jr.; and Alan H. Savitzky; Virginia J. Sci.

A Comparative Study of Dermal Morphology in Boid and Pythonid Snakes, Troy L. Shell; Victor R. Townsend, Jr.; and Alan H. Savitzky; Southeast. Biol.

Comparative Morphology of the Integument of Vipers (Squamata: Viperidae), Sarah W. Simms; Troy L. Shell; Victor R. Townsend, Jr.; and Alan H. Savitzky; Southeast. Biol.

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Regulation and Measurement of Nitrification in Terrestrial Systems, D. R. Smart, S. C. Hart, K. A. Haubensak, and John Stark; Ecology

Regulation of Nitric Oxide Emissions From Forest and Rangeland Soils of Western North America, John M. Stark, D. R. Smart, S. C. Hart, and K. A. Haubensak; Ecology

Distribution and Organization of Elastin and Collagen Fibers in the Dermis of Colubrid Snakes, Victor R. Townsend, Jr. and Alan H. Savitzky; Southeast. Biol.

A Comparative Study of the Integument of Colubrid and Viperid Snakes, V. R. Townsend, Jr. and Alan H. Savitzky; Virginia J. Sci.

Effects of fire and grazing in an arid grassland ecosystem, T. J. Valone, S. E. Nordell, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Southwestern Naturalist

Effects of fire and grazing in an arid grassland ecosystem, T. J. Valone, S. E. Nordell, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Southwestern Naturalist

Biodegredation of dissolved free simple carbohydrates in surface, hyporheic and riparian waters of a large river, P. Vervier, L. Roques, Michelle A. Baker, F. Garabetian, and P. Auriol; Archiv für Hydrobiologie

Talk given at Joint Meetings: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, the Herpetologist’s League, Becky L. Williams

Talk given at Joint Meetings: Society for the Study of Evolution, Society of Systematic Biologists, Becky L. Williams

Comparisons Between Toxic Effects of Tetrodotoxin Administered Orally and by Intraperitoneal Injection to the Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis, Becky L. Williams, E. D. Brodie Jr., and E. D. Brodie III; Journal of Herpetology

2001

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A Critical Evaluation of Research Techniques in Animal Ecology, Michelle Baker; Ecology

Ecology readings from the University of Wisconsin, Michelle A. Baker; Ecology

Hydrologic linkages and ecosystem function, Michelle A. Baker; Department of Botany and Range Science, Brigham Young University

Tricks of the trade: how to succeed in graduate school, Michelle A. Baker; North American Benthological Society Annual Meeting, La Crosse, WI

Regulation of diversity: maintenance of species richness in changing environments, J. H. Brown, S.K. Morgan Ernest, J. M. Parody, and J. P. Haskell; Oecologia

Regulation of diversity: maintenance of species richness in changing environments, J. H. Brown, S.K. Morgan Ernest, J. M. Parody, and J. P. Haskell; Oecologia

Complex species interactions and the dynamics of ecological systems: long-term experiments, J. H. Brown, T. G. Whitham, S.K. Morgan Ernest, and C. A. Gehring; Science

Complex species interactions and the dynamics of ecological systems: long-term experiments, J. H. Brown, T. G. Whitham, S.K. Morgan Ernest, and C. A. Gehring; Science

Small Animal Surveys on the Ouray National Wildlife Refuge, Utah, B. Campbell and Richard Carl Etchberger; Uintah Basin Research Conference

Small Animal Surveys on the Ouray National Wildlife Refuge, Utah, B. Campbell and Richard Carl Etchberger; Utah State Legislature

Density-dependent invariance, dimensionless life-histories and the energy-equivalence rule, E. L. Charnov, J. P. Haskell, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Evolutionary Ecology Research

Ecological guidelines for land use and management, V H. Dale, S Brown, R A. Haeuber, N T. Hobbs, Nancy Huntly, R J. Naiman, W E. Riebsame, M G. Turner, and T J. Valone; Applying Ecological Principles to Land Management

Delayed compensation for missing keystone species by colonization, S.K. Morgan Ernest and J. H. Brown; Science

Delayed compensation for missing keystone species by colonization, S.K. Morgan Ernest and J. H. Brown; Science

Homeostasis and compensation: the role of species and resources in ecosystem stability, S.K. Morgan Ernest and J. H. Brown; Ecology

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Homeostasis and compensation: the role of species andresources in ecosystem stability, S.K. Morgan Ernest and J. H. Brown; Ecology

Preliminary evidence of alteration of the plant communities by prehistoric Aleuts on the lower Alaskan Peninsula, D R. Johnson, Nancy Huntly, and HD G. Maschner; Arctic Research Symposium

Evidence and possible mechanisms for source-sink population dynamics in pikas (Ochotona princeps), M PJr Kreuzer and Nancy Huntly; American Society of Mammalogists Annual Meeting

Charcoal rot of melon, Claudia Nischwitz

Factors influencing charcoal rot (Macrophomina phaseolina) on melon in Arizona, Claudia Nischwitz

Herpetology, Second Edition, F. Harvey Pough, Robin M. Andrews, John E. Cadle, Martha L. Crump, Alan H. Savitzky, and Kentwood D. Wells; Herpetology, Second Edition

Ecology: Achievement and Challenge, M C. Press, Nancy Huntly, and S A. Levin; Ecology: Achievement and Challenge

Vasculature of the Lepidosaur Nasal Cavity: Do Iguanas Have a Bloody Nose?, Susan J. Rehorek, Alan H. Savitzky, and Lawrence M. Witmer; Vasculature of the Lepidosaur Nasal Cavity: Do Iguanas Have a Bloody Nose?

Talus fragmentation mitigates the effects of pikas, Ochotona princeps, on alpine meadows, W J. Roach, Nancy Huntly, and R S. Inouye; Oikos

The Success of the Black-Footed Ferret Reintroduction in Northeastern Utah, D. R. Sadlier, H. Kempenich, and Richard Carl Etchberger; Uintah Basin Research Conference

The Success of the Black-Footed Ferret Reintroduction in Northeastern Utah, D. R. Sadlier, H. Kempenich, and Richard Carl Etchberger; Utah State Legislature

Errors in "Overestimation of Gross N Transformation Rates in Grassland Soils...", John M. Stark and J. Schimel; Soil Biology & Biochemistry

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Effects of recording media on echolocation data from broadband bat detectors, Ethan P. White and S. D. Gehrt; Wildlife Society Bulletin

The effects of isolation on red-backed volves (Clethrionomys gapperi) and deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus) in a sage-steppe matrix, W C. Witt and Nancy Huntly; Journal of Zoology

2000

Beyond the riparian zone: Aquatic-terrestrial linkages in watersheds, Michelle A. Baker; Utah State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, and Civil and Environmental Engineering

How to begin teaching a course for the first time beginning with nothing…filling the void, Michelle A. Baker; Graduate Resources Committee Workshop. North American Benthological Society, Keystone, CO

Anoxia, anaerobic metabolism biogeochemistry of the stream water- ground water interface, Michelle A. Baker, C. N. Dahm, and H. M. Valett; Streams and Ground Waters

Organic carbon supply and metabolism in a near-stream groundwater ecosystem, Michelle A. Baker, H. M. Valett, and C. N. Dahm; Ecology

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Density-dependent invariance, dimensionlesslife-histories and the energy-equivalence rule, E. L. Charnov, J. P. Haskell, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Evolutionary Ecology Research

Plant Species Effects and Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling in a Sagebrush -- Crested Wheatgrass Soil, J. Chen and John M. Stark; Soil Biology & Biochemistry

Spatio-temporal niches in annual plants: theory on the role of spatial and temporal environmental variation in diversity maintenance, P Chesson and Nancy Huntly; Joint Symposium Meeting of Ecological Society of America and British Ecological Society

Dissolved organic carbon dynamics and the groundwater and surface water interface, C. N. Dahm and Michelle A. Baker; Geological Society of America 2000 Annual Meeting

Organic matter dynamics at the groundwater - surface water interface of a mountain stream, C. N. Dahm and Michelle A. Baker; American Society of Limnology and Oceanography Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Copenhagen

Ecological principles and guidelines for managing the use of land, V H. Dale, S Brown, R Haeuber, N T. Hobbs, Nancy Huntly, R Naiman, W Riebsame, M Turner, and T J. Valone; Ecological Applications

Rodents, plants, and precipitation: Spatial and temporal dynamics of consumers and resources, S.K. Morgan Ernest, J. H. Brown, and R. R. Parmenter; Oikos

Rodents, plants, and precipitation: Spatial and temporal dynamics of consumers and resources, S.K. Morgan Ernest, J. H. Brown, and R. R. Parmenter; Oikos

Hierarchical structure in a desert plant community, A Forman and Nancy Huntly; National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Comparison of Fleas and their Small Mammal Hosts in Coyote Basin, L. Hatfield-Etchberger, B. Stroh, Richard Carl Etchberger, T. Lemon, and M. Slater; Utah Chapter of The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting

Ecological Principles for Managing Land Use, Nancy Huntly; Ecological Principles for Managing Land Use

Thirty questions for ecology in the 21st century, Nancy Huntly; Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

Evidence for benefits to occupants of sink habitats, M PJr Kreuzer and Nancy Huntly; Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

Factors affecting the population growth of Ochotona princeps: behavioral trade-offs or climate?, M PJr Kruezer and Nancy Huntly; American Society of Mammalogists Annual Meeting

Geographic Distribution: Deirochelys Reticularia Reticularia, Michael W. McCoy, Donald J. Schwab, and Alan H. Savitzky; Herpetolological Review

PARC Symposium, Alan H. Savitzky; PARC Symposium

Rattlesnake: Portrait of Predator, Alan H. Savitzky; Copeia

Organization of Elastic Fibers in the Vocal Sac of Frogs, Alan H. Savitzky, Kathleen A. Roberts, and A. Stanley Rand; Organization of Elastic Fibers in the Vocal Sac of Frogs

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Direct and indirect effects of herbivores on nitrogen dynamics: voles in riparian areas, J M. Sirotnak and Nancy Huntly; Ecology

Selective herbivory byt the desert woodrat, Neotoma lepida, on the joshua tree, Yucca brevifolia, M Stanford and Nancy Huntly; National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Nutrient Transformations, John M. Stark; Methods in Ecosystem Science

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Organic Carbon Supply and Metabolism in a Near-Stream Groundwater Ecosystem, H. M. Valett, C. C. Dahm, and Michelle Baker; Ecology

Poster at Joint Meetings: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, the Herpetologist’s League, Becky L. Williams