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2013

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Opposing Mechanisms Drive Richness Patterns of Core and Transient Bird Species, Jessica R. Coyle, Allen H. Hurlbert, and Ethan P. White; The American Naturalist

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How species richness and total abundance constrain the distribution of abundance, Kenneth J. Locey and Ethan P. White; Ecology Letters

Common vegetable diseases, Claudia Nischwitz

Disease update – Utah, Claudia Nischwitz

Fire blight update, Utah Horticulture Association meeting, Claudia Nischwitz

Plant pathology, Claudia Nischwitz

Turf Diseases and Problems with Landscape Plants, Claudia Nischwitz

Update on IYSV - ELISA-positive weeds and post-harvest storage diseases, Claudia Nischwitz

2012

Climate Change, K. J. Anderson-Teixeira, F. A. Smith, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Metabolic Ecology: a scaling approach

Climate Change, K. J. Anderson-Teixeira, F. A. Smith, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Metabolic Ecology: a scaling approach

Important pests of ornamental aspen, F. Baker, D. Alston, and Claudia Nischwitz

Spruce in Utah landscapes, R. David, M. Kuhns, and Claudia Nischwitz

Maximum rate of mammal evolution, A. R. Evans, D. Jones, A. G. Boyer, J. H. Brown, D. P. Costa, S.K. Morgan Ernest, E. M.G. Fitzgerald, M. Fortelius, J. L. Gittleman, M. J. Hamilton, L. E. Harding, K. Lintulaakso, S. K. Lyons, J. G. Okie, J. J. Saarinen, R. M. Sibly, F. A. Smith, P. R. Stephens, J. Theodor, and M. D. Uhen; Proceedings of the National Academy of Science

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Improved ex vivo method for microbiocidal activity across vertebrate species, Susannah S. French and Lorin A. Neuman-Lee; Biology Open

First report of a new disease of onion in Georgia caused by a nonfluorescent Pseudomonas species, R. Gitaitis, S. Mullis, K. Lewis, D. Langston, A. Watson, F. H. Sanders, R. Torrance, J. Jones, and Claudia Nischwitz; Plant Disease

Carbon Flow From Plant Detritus and Soil Organic Matter to Microbes--Linking Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling in Semiarid Soils, T. D. Hooker and John M. Stark; Soil Science Society of America Journal

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Interfamily variation in amphibian early life-history traits: raw material for natural selection?, Gareth R. Hopkins, Brian G. Gall, Susannah S. French, and Edmund D. Brodie Jr.; Ecology and Evolution

Sequestration of Defensive Toxins by the Asian Snake Rhabdophis tigrinus: Effects of Local Prey Availability and Maternal Diet, Deborah A. Hutchinson, Akira Mori, Alan H. Savitzky, Gordon M. Burghardt, Cathy Nguyen, Jerrold Meinwald, and Frank C. Schroeder; Sequestration of Defensive Toxins by the Asian Snake Rhabdophis tigrinus: Effects of Local Prey Availability and Maternal Diet

Root-knot nematodes in golf course greens of the Western United States, M. McClure, Claudia Nischwitz, A. Skantar, S. Subbotin, and M. Schmitt; Plant Disease

Chlorosis of pines, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Plant pathology, Claudia Nischwitz

Post-harvest storage diseases, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Post-harvest storage diseases of onion in Utah, Claudia Nischwitz

Root-knot nematodes in vegetables and ornamentals, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Root-knot nematodes of turfgrass, Claudia Nischwitz

Streptomycin resistance survey, Claudia Nischwitz

Take-all patch of turf, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Thrips food sources and IYSV hosts in the Utah farmscape, Claudia Nischwitz

Tomato diseases, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

What is fire blight and how to manage it, Claudia Nischwitz

Wheat stripe rust, Claudia Nischwitz; Agriculture News Spring

Pink root disease of onion, Claudia Nischwitz and C. Dhiman

Distribution and survival of Iris yellow spot virus in spiny sowthistle, Sonchus asper (L.) Hill, Claudia Nischwitz, R. Srinivasan, S. Sundaraj, S. Mullis, B. McInnes, and R. Gitaitis; Plant Disease

Vegetation and Moisture Controls on Soil C Mineralization in Semi-Arid Environments, U. P. Norton, P. Saetre, T. D. Hooker, and John M. Stark; Soil Science Society of America Journal

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An improved competitive inhibition enzymatic immunoassay method for tetrodotoxin quantification, Amber N. Stokes, Becky L. Williams, and Susannah S. French; Biological Procedures Online

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Methodological Tools, Ethan P. White, Xiao Xiao, J. B. Nick, and Richard M. Sibly

Strong self-limitation promotes the persistence of rare species, G. M. Yenni, P. B. Adler, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Ecology

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Strong self-limitation promotes the persistence ofrare species, G. M. Yenni, P. B. Adler, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Ecology

2011

Air and water quality concerns along the Wasatch Front: Science for sustainability, Michelle A. Baker; Sunrise Session sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Utah, Salt Lake City

Ceci n’est pas une pipe: understanding nutrient transport and removal processes in rivers, Michelle A. Baker; Global Change and Ecosystems Center, University of Utah

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Relative Changes in KrillAbundance Inferred from Antarctic Fur Seal, T. Huang, L. Sun, John M. Stark, Y. Wang, Z. Cheng, Q. Yang, and S. Sun; PLoS ONE

Thinking big to conserve and restore the Columbia River Basin, Nancy Huntly; American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting

Native and exotic plants sagebrush steppe produced by geomorphic processes versus land use, Nancy Huntly, R Bangert, and S E. Hanser; Plant Ecology

Investigations of Defensive Steroid Sequestration by the Asian Snake Rhabdophis Tigrinus, Deborah A. Hutchinson, Alan H. Savitzky, Akira Mori, Gordan M. Burghardt, Jerrold Meinwald, and Frank C. Schroeder; Chemoecology

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Simple structural differences between coding and noncodingDNA, K. J. Locey and Ethan P. White; PLOS One

Archaeology as long-term ecology: the dynamics of humans and marine ecosystems in the North Pacific, H Maschner, J Dunne, B Finney, Nancy Huntly, J Jordan, N Mistarti, K Reedy-Maschner, R Russell, and S Wood; American Association for the Advancement of Sciences Annual Meeting

Developing Quality Learning Outcomes for your Courses, A. Miniciello and Lianna K. Etchberger; Developing Quality Learning Outcomes for your Courses

Nuchal Glands: A Novel Defensive System in Snakes, Akira Mori, Gordon M. Burghardt, Alan H. Savitzky, Kathleen A. Roberts, Deborah A. Hutchinson, and Richard C. Goris; Chemoecology

Alfalfa stem nematodes, Claudia Nischwitz

Controlling necrotic ring spot and other turf diseases in Utah, Claudia Nischwitz

Fuego bacteriano del manzano y el peral (Erwinia amylovora), Claudia Nischwitz

Fungicide resistance, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Management of IYSV by targeting thrips reproductive hosts and IYSV reservoirs in the farmscape - New research project, Claudia Nischwitz

Necrotic ring spot and other lawns diseases and how to manage them in Utah landscapes, Claudia Nischwitz

Peach leaf curl, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Plant pathology, Claudia Nischwitz

Plant pathology, Claudia Nischwitz

Powdery mildew in your backyard - part 1, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Powdery mildew in your backyard - part 2, Claudia Nischwitz; Utah Pest News

Results of streptomycin resistance survey, Claudia Nischwitz

Snow mold, Claudia Nischwitz; Turfgrass IPM advisory

Peach leaf curl disease, Claudia Nischwitz, B. Black, and M. Pace

Thousand cankers disease of walnut, Claudia Nischwitz and M. Murray

Beet curly top disease (Curtoviruses) in spinach and table beets in Arizona, Claudia Nischwitz and M. Olsen

Effects of seed treatment fungicides and seed vigor on cotton seedling stand and yield in southeastern Arizona in 2009 and 2010, M. Olsen, Claudia Nischwitz, and R. Norton; Arizona Cotton Report

Variation in aboveground forest biomass across broad climatic gradients, J. C. Stegen, N. G. Swenson, B. J. Enquist, Ethan P. White, O. L. Phillips, P. M. Jorgensen, M. D. Weiser, A. M. Mendoza, and P. Nunez Vargas; Global Ecology and Biogeography

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Species compositionand abundance of mammalian communities, K. M. Thibault, S. R. Supp, M. Griffin, E. P. White, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Ecology

Species compositionand abundance of mammalian communities, K. M. Thibault, S. R. Supp, M. Griffin, Ethan P. White, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Ecology

Multimodality in the individual size distributions of bird communities, K. M. Thibault, E. P. White, A. H. Hurlbert, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Global Ecology and Biogeography

Multimodality in the Individual Size Distributions of Bird Communities, K. M. Thibault, Ethan P. White, A. H. Hurlbert, and S.K. Morgan Ernest; Global Ecology and Biogeography

Use of Coconut as an Oviposition Site By a Neotropical Harvestmen (Opilinoes, Cranaidae), Victor R. Townsend, Jr.; Daniel N. Proud; Alan H. Savitzky; and Merry V. Marshall; Living World

Professional Responsibility, Diversity and Teaching Excellence: So What, D. Vernon, M. Cuch, L. Schultz, Lianna K. Etchberger, J. Barta, S. Edbert, and P. Perez; Professional Responsibility, Diversity and Teaching Excellence: So What

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Dissimilatory nitrate reductionpathways in an oligotrophic aquatic ecosystem: spatial and temporal trends, I. J. Washbourne, C. L. Crenshaw, and Michelle A. Baker; Aquatic Microbial Ecology

Talk and Poster Given for the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Becky L. Williams

Ontogeny of Tetrodotoxin Levels in Blue-ringed Octopuses: Maternal Investment and Apparent Independent Production in Offspring of Hapalochlaena Lunulata, Becky L. Williams, C. T. Hanifin, E. D. Brodie Jr., and R. L. Caldwell; Journal of Chemical Ecology

Chemical Defense in Pelagic Octopus Paralarvae: Tetrodotoxin Alone Does Not Protect Individual Paralarvae of the Greater Blue-ringed Octopus (Hapalochlaena Lunulata) From Common Reef Predators, Becky L. Williams, V. Lovenburg, C. L. Huffard, and R. L. Caldwell; Chemoecology

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On the use of log-transformation vs. nonlinear regression for analyzing biological power-laws, X. Xiao, Ethan P. White, M. B. Hooten, and S. L. Durham; Ecology

Dynamics of nitrate production and removal as a function of residence time in the hyporheic zone: a 15N tracer study, J. P. Zarnetske, R. D. Haggerty, S. M. Wondzell, and Michelle A. Baker; Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences

Labile dissolved organic carbon supply limits hyporheic denitrification, J. P. Zarnetske, R. D. Haggerty, S. M. Wondzell, and Michelle A. Baker; Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences

2010

Rivulets to rivers: a journey down the continuum with atom Y, Michelle A. Baker; Department of Biology Seminar Series, Utah State University

Understanding hydrologic transport and biogeochemical reaction (HTBR) in streams and lakes: challenges and opportunities, Michelle A. Baker; American Society for Limnology and Oceanography/North American Benthological Society Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM

The distribution of native and exotic plants in a naturally fragmented sagebrush-steppe ecosystem, R K. Bangert and Nancy Huntly; Biological Invasions

The storage effect: definition and tests in two plant communities, P Chesson, Nancy Huntly, S Roxburgh, M Pantastico-Caldas, and J M. Facelli; Temporal Niche Dynamics and Ecological Processes

Separating physical and biological nutrient retention and quantifying uptake kinetics from ambient to saturation in successive mountain stream reaches, T. Covino, B. McGlynn, and Michelle A. Baker; Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences

Becoming a Student of Our Own Teaching: Data, Analysis, and Documentation, Lianna K. Etchberger; Becoming a Student of Our Own Teaching: Data, Analysis, and Documentation

Documentation of Teaching Performance: The Development of Teaching Portfolios, Lianna K. Etchberger; Documentation of Teaching Performance: The Development of Teaching Portfolios

Permanent Genetic Resources Added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 August 2009-30 September 2009, Lianna K. Etchberger; Molecular Ecology Resources

Teaching Resources for Uintah Basin Faculty, Lianna K. Etchberger; Teaching Resources for Uintah Basin Faculty

Evaluating Evidence for Excellence in Teaching, Lianna K. Etchberger, Rich Etchberger, V. Exton, D. Garner, D. Law, R. Mueller, and D. Tollefson; Evaluating Evidence for Excellence in Teaching

Assessment of Cooperative Learning in Natural Resources Education, Richard Carl Etchberger; Biennial Conference on University Education in Natural Resources

The Importance of Internships in Natural Resources, Richard Carl Etchberger; Biennial Conference on University Education in Natural Resources

Mountain Lakes Increase Stream Cellulose Decomposition Potential, K. J. Goodman, M. A. Baker, and W. A. Wurtsbaugh; Journal of the North American Benthological Society

Invasion of sagebrush-steppe by non-native plants: lessons from large-scale studies of remote and working landscapes, Nancy Huntly; Idaho Chapter of the Society of the Range Management Annual Symposium Meeting

Kipukas as windows on the history and future of sagebrush steppe ecosystems , Nancy Huntly and R K. Bangert; 16th Wildland Shrub Symposium

Recent Discoveries on the Sequestration of Defensive Steroids by Rhabdophis tigrinus, Deborah A. Hutchinson, Alan H. Savitzky, Akira Mori, Gordon Burghardt, Jerrold Meinwald, and Frank Schroeder; Recent Discoveries on the Sequestration of Defensive Steriods by Rhabdophis tigrinus

Flora of the Kipukas of the Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve (CRMO), S K. Kaiser, H Albano, and Nancy Huntly; Native Flora Workshop

Species and genotype diversity drive community and ecosystem properties in experimental microcosms, L. C. Latta IV, Michelle A. Baker, T. Crowl, J. J. Parnell, B. Weimer, D. DeWald, and M. E. Pfrender; Evolutionary Ecology

Cause and effect: Discerning the roles of the Aleut through 4500 years of of changing North Pacific ecosystems, N Misarti, B Finney, Nancy Huntly, J Jordan, H Maschner, K Reedy-Maschner, R Russell, and S Wood; Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

A Comparison of Adrenal Glands in Toad Eating and Non-Toad Eating Snakes, Shabnam Mohammadi, Alan H. Savitzky, and Krista McCoy; A Comparison of Adrenal Glands in Toad Eating and Non-Toad Eating Snakes

First report of two curtoviruses in spinach (Spinacea oleracea) and common beet (Beta vulgaris) in Arizona, Claudia Nischwitz; Plant Health Progress