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2014

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Why Do Cattle Ranchers Participate in Conservation Easement Agreements? Key Motivators in Decision Making, Roslynn Brain, Mark E. Hostetler, and Tracy A. Irani; Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems

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Practicing Environmental Etiquette in Utah's Deserts, Jordan Burningham and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication: Sustainability

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Sustainable Pastoralism in Ethiopia: Preliminary Results from Participatory Community Assessments on the North-central Borana Plateau, David Layne Coppock, Seyoum Tezera, Bedasa Eba, Jaldessa Doyo, Demisachew Tadele, Derege Teshome, Nizam Husein, and Meiso Guru; Research Brief

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Sustainable Pastoralism on the Borana Plateau: An Innovation Systems Approach, David Layne Coppock, Seyoum Tezera, Bedasa Eba, Jaldessa Doyo, Demisachew Tadele, Derege Teshome, Nizam Husein, and Meiso Guru

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Adaptive Wetland Management in an Uncertain and Changing Arid Environment, Rebekah Downward, Joanna Endter-Wada, and Karin Kettenring; Ecology & Society

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Can Bush-Clearing, Deferred Grazing, or Camels Help Mitigate Climate-Change and Population Effects for Borana Pastoralists? An Economic Analysis of Potential Interventions, Brigham Forrest, DeeVon Bailey, Ruby Ward, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief

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Justice and Immigrant Latino Recreation Geography in Cache Valley, Utah, Jodie Madsen, Claudia Radel, and Joanna Endter-Wada; Journal of Leisure Research

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Exercises for Bringing the Hypothetico-Deductive Method to Life, Charles Romesburg; The American Biology Teacher

2013

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Extension sustainability: Research, outreach, and communication techniques to foster positive change, Roslynn Brain

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Why Do Cattle Ranchers Participate in Conservation Easement Agreements? Key Motivators in Decision Making, Roslynn Brain, M. Hostetler, and T. Irani; Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems

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Researching and Communicating Environmental Issues Among Farmers and Ranchers: Implications for Extension Outreach, Roslynn Brain, T. Irani, and M. Monroe; The Journal of Extension

Transitioning Conservative Students Into Environmental Leaders Through Service Learning: A Step-By-Step Guide For Educators, Roslynn Brain and K. Ladd; The 9th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, Hiroshima, Japan

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Biking as an Alternative Mode of Transportation, Roslynn Brain and Jared Stapp; USU Extension Publication

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Undergraduate students as sustainability consultants: Applying service-learning to enhance career skills and foster community environmental sustainability, Roslynn Brain and B. Thomas; Sustainability: The Journal of Record

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Permaculture, Roslynn Brain and Blake Thomas; USU Extension Publication: Sustainability

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Extending a Geographic Lens Towards Climate Justice, Part 1: Climate Change Characterization and Impacts, Morey Burnham, Claudia Radel, Zhao Ma, and Ann Laudati; Geography Compass

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Extending a Geographic Lens Towards Climate Justice, Part 2: Climate Action, Morey Burnham, Claudia Radel, Zhao Ma, and Ann Laudati; Geography Compass

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Home Gardening: Quick Tips to Efficient Watering, Jordan Burningham and Roslynn Brain

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Designing Your Home For Maximum Natural Lighting, P. Bytheway and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

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Rangeland Carbon Sequestration, Seth Cook, Zhao Ma, and Roslynn Brain

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Keeping Wetlands Wet in the Western United States: Adaptations to Drought in Agriculture-Dominated Human-Natural Systems, Rebekah Downard and Joanna Endter-Wada; Journal of Environmental Management

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Freestores: What, Why, and How, T. Durr and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

Clean Water Scarcity, Joanna Endter-Wada; The Guide to U.S. Environmental Policy

Clean Water Scarcity, Joanna Endter-Wada; The Guide to U.S. Environmental Policy

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Water Needs and Wants, Joanna Endter-Wada; TEDxUSU

Water User Dimensions of Meter Implementation on Secondary Pressurized Irrigation Systems, Joanna Endter-Wada, Diana Glenn, Clayton Lewis, Roger Kjelgren, and Christopher Neale; Research Report for Weber Basin Water Conservancy District and the US Bureau of Reclamation

Water User Dimensions of Meter Implementation on Secondary Pressurized Irrigation Systems, Joanna Endter-Wada, Diana Glenn, Clayton Lewis, Roger Kjelgren, and Christopher Neale; Research Report for Weber Basin Water Conservancy District and the US Bureau of Reclamation

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Energy educational programming in biomass: Research, outreach, and collaboration, D. Hanks, D. McAvoy, and Roslynn Brain; Extension program presented at the National Energy Extension Summit

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Meat-Wise Eating Habits, J. Haycock, K. Anderson, and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

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Communicating climate and sustainability issues through extension programming, C. Jones, M. Apel, Roslynn Brain, K. Cooper, C. Elliott, R. Kalenak, S. Kantor, C. Kruger, and J. McDonnell; Supersession Special Seminar presented to the Galaxy IV Conference – Bridging the Centuries: A New Era for Extension

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Beef Production & Consumption: Sustainable Alternatives, Jennifer MacAdam and Roslynn Brain

The elephant in the room: absentee landowner issues in conservation and land management, P. Petrzelka, Zhao Ma, and S. Malin; Land Use Policy

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Literature searches with Google Scholar: Knowing what you are and are not getting, H. Charles Romesburg; Groundwork

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Life Literacy: Education for a Sustainable Future, L. Shirley and Roslynn Brain; 2013 Family and Consumer Sciences Education Summer Conference

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Discovering sustainable resources in Utah through Cooperative Extension, M. Stuver and Roslynn Brain; 2013 USU Extension Annual Conference

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Campus-wide participatory planning: Moving quickly from thought to action, B. Thomas and Roslynn Brain; 2013 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Conference

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Using participatory action research to foster successful large-scale campus sustainability events, B. Thomas and Roslynn Brain; Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) annual conference

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Easy Steps to Reduce Your Energy Bill, B. Thomas, B. Tingey, and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

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Developing Adaptive Capacity to Droughts: The Rationality of Locality, Lisa Welsh, Joanna Endter-Wada, Rebekah Downard, and Karin Kettenring; Ecology & Society

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Developing Adaptive Capacity to Droughts: The Rationality of Locality, Lisa Welsh, Joanna Endter-Wada, Rebekah Downard, and Karin M. Kettenring; Ecology and Society

2012

Behavior and Community Action, Roslynn Brain; The 9th Annual Intermountain Bioneers Sustainability Conference: First Presbyterian Church, Logan, UT

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Changing Lives in a Semester: A Teaching Approach to Help With Tenure and Promotion While Providing an Experience They'll Never Forget, Roslynn Brain; North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Journal

Cultural Influences on Ranchers' Decisions to Engage in a Conservation Easement Agreement, Roslynn Brain; The 2012 National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals Conference, Park City, UT

Effective Public Speaking, Roslynn Brain; SOC 6800: Teaching Strategies for Sociology, Utah State University, Logan, UT

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Fostering University-Wide Sustainable Behaviors Through Service Learning: A Classroom Transition From Theory to Real World Application, Roslynn Brain; The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

Greening Your Gardening, Eating, and Shopping Experience: Easy Tips and Techniques Toward a More Sustainable Lifestyle, Roslynn Brain; The 3rd Annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit, Weber State University, Ogden, UT

Making Sense of "Sustainability": Fostering Targeted Pro-Environmental Behaviors, Roslynn Brain; ENVS 6480: Graduate Orientation Seminar, Utah State University, Logan, UT

Marketing and Outreach Techniques for the USU Student Organic Farm, Roslynn Brain; PSC 4900: Student Farm Practicum, USU, Logan, UT

Migrations: Moving Your Audience With Effective Nonformal Teaching Techniques, Roslynn Brain; 23rd Annual Utah Environmental Education Conference, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Brigham City, UT

Students as Environmental Change Agents: Fostering Major Campus-Wide Sustainability Efforts in One Semester, Roslynn Brain; Utah Campus Compact Moab Faculty Retreat, Moab, UT

Sustainability Dilemmas, Roslynn Brain; ENVS 5550/6550: Sustainability: Concepts and Measurement, USU, Logan, UT

Sustain Your Life; Utah State University Extension Sustainability, Roslynn Brain; The Student Sustainability Office Concert, Utah State University, Logan, UT

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The Local Food Movement: Definitions, Benefits, and Resources, Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

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USU Extension Sustainability, Roslynn Brain; IVC Broadcast

Workplace, Customer and Community Engagement Networking, Roslynn Brain; 2nd Annual Utah Business Sustainability conference, Salt Lake City, UT

"Paper or Plastic?" How Will You Answer?, Roslynn Brain and J. Clark; Science Unwrapped Series Exhibit, USU, Logan, UT

Key Influences on Decisions to Enter Into Conservation Easement Agreements: Tools for Extension, Roslynn Brain, T. Irani, and M. Hostetler; The 8th Annual Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals Conference, Hendersonville, NC

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Transitioning conservative students into environmental leaders through service learning: A step-by-step guide for educators, Roslynn Brain and Kristin Ladd

Local Agriculture and Sustainability, Roslynn Brain, J. Macadam, J. Reeve, and T. Steinitz; USU Ag Week: Sustainable Agriculture Panel, Logan, UT

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Creating Environmental Leaders Through Service Learning: A Transition From Theory to Real World Application, Roslynn Brain and R. Schmidt; The 9th Biennial Conference of University Education in Natural Resources, Colorado State University, Boulder, CO

Do the Wiggle! Using Worms to Create Garden Magic and Reduce Your Environmental Footprint, Roslynn Brain and H. Waldbillig; The Utah 4-H Centennial Celebration Leadermete Workshop Series, Logan, UT

Effective Marketing Strategies for Establishing and Sustaining a CSA, Roslynn Brain and H. Waldbillig; The Utah 4-H Centennial Celebration Leadermete Workshop Series, Logan, UT

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Reuse: Creating a Next Life For Common Items, Roslynn Brain and H. Waldbillig; USU Extension Publication

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Urban Edibles: Weeds, Roslynn Brain and H. Waldbillig; USU Extension Publication

Sustain Your Life: Utah State University Extension Sustainability, Roslynn Brain, H. Waldbillig, K. Ladd, and J. Greene; The Annual EarthWell Sustainable Earth Wellness Festival, Jordanelle State Park, UT

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Vermicomposting! Sustain Your Life: Utah State University Extension Sustainability, Roslynn Brain, H. Waldbillig, K. Ladd, and J. Greene; The 5th Annual Celebration of Children and Families, Utah State University, Logan, UT

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Monitoring Road Dust Emission and Related Dust Effects and Dust Management in National Parks, Mark W. Brunson

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Sustainability Cultural Indicators, J. Callewaert, Roslynn Brain, and L. C. Malan; The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences, Santa Clara, CA

The potential for carbon sequestration on private rangelands in Utah: a landowner perspective, S. L. Cook and Zhao Ma; The potential for carbon sequestration on private rangelands in Utah: a landowner perspective

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Achieving Development Impact among Pastoral and Agro-Pastoral People: Lessons Learned in Southern Ethiopia, 2000-2009, David Layne Coppock, Seyoum Tezera, Solomon Desta, and Getachew Gebru; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Nontimber forest product harvesting on family forests: results from the National Woodland Owner Survey, M. R. Emery, Zhao Ma, S. Snyder, and B. Butler; Nontimber forest product harvesting on family forests: results from the National Woodland Owner Survey

Custom Software Application for Analyzing Urban Landscape Water Use, Joanna Endter-Wada

Family Forest Owners and Federal Taxes, L. John, J. L. Greene, P. Catanzaro, B. Butler, J. Hewes, M. A. Kilgore, D. B. Kittredge, Zhao Ma, and M. Tyrell; Family Forest Owners and Federal Taxes

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Beef Production and Consumption: Sustainable Alternatives, J. MacAdam and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

Barriers to and opportunities for effective cumulative impact assessment within state-level environmental review frameworks in the United States, Zhao Ma, D. R. Becker, and M. A. Kilgore; Journal of Environmental Planning and Management

Factors associated with landowner involvement in forest conservation programs in the U.S.: implications for policy design and outreach, Zhao Ma, B. J. Butler, D. B. Kittredge, and P. Catanzaro; Land Use Policy

Challenges for future carbon-sequestration programs: a case study of Utah ranchers, Zhao Ma and D. L. Coppock; Challenges for future carbon-sequestration programs: a case study of Utah ranchers

Challenging the traditional forestry extension model: insights from the Woods Forum program in Massachusetts, Zhao Ma, D. B. Kittredge, and P. Catanzaro; Small-scale Forestry

Gendered mobility and morality in a south-eastern Mexican community: Impacts of male labour migration on the women left behind, J. McEvoy, P. Petrzelka, Claudia Radel, and B. Schmook; Mobilities

USU Extension: A Resource in Recycling and Sustainability for Residents, Communities, and Organizations, R. Mills and Roslynn Brain; The 3rd Annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit, Weber State University, Ogden, UT

Outcomes of conservation alliances with women’s community-based organizations in southern Mexico, Claudia Anne Radel; Society & Natural Resources

Migración, género y tenencia de la tierra: Identidades femeninas complejas en el sector rural de Calakmul, B. Schmook, Claudia Radel, C. Mendez, J. McEvoy, and P. Petrzelka; Género y Migración en México

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Urban Edibles: Ornamentals, H. Waldbillig and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

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Vermicomposting, H. Waldbillig and Roslynn Brain; USU Extension Publication

2011

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Cattle Ranchers and Conservation Easements, Roslynn Brain; The College of Natural Resources Fall Seminar Series, USU, Logan, UT

Environmental and Health Risks Associated With Plastic Water Bottles, Roslynn Brain; "Tapped" Documentary and Panel Discussion, USU, Logan, UT

Mapping Sustainability in Cache County, Roslynn Brain; ENVS 1990: Professional Orientation for Environment and Society, USU, Logan, UT

Natural Resources Interpretation: Strategies For Success, Roslynn Brain; ENVS 4600/6600: Natural Resource Interpretation, USU, Logan, UT

Sustainability in Gardening and Eating, Roslynn Brain; The 2011 Utah State Master Gardener Conference: The American West Heritage Center, Wellsville, UT

Sustainability Theory and Application, Roslynn Brain; ENVS 2340: Natural Resources Policy and Economics, USU, Logan, UT

Sustainable Communities and USU Extension, Roslynn Brain; The Northern and Southern Region Extension Meetings: Kaysville & Richfield, UT

Moving From Thought to Action, Roslynn Brain and B. Armstrong; The 8th Annual Bioneers Sustainability Conference: USU Eccles Conference Center, Logan, UT

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Chapter 9. A Social and Economic Assessment of Rangeland Conservation Practices, Mark W. Brunson; Conservation Benefits of Rangeland Practices: Assessment, Recommendations, and Knowledge Gaps

Effects of tax policies on family forest owners, B. Butler, P. Catanzaro, J. Greene, J. Hewes, M. A. Kilgore, D. B. Kittredge, Zhao Ma, and M. Tyrell; Paper presented at the Society of American Foresters National Convention, Honolulu, HI

Family forest owner trends in the northern United States, B. J. Butler and Zhao Ma; Northern Journal of Applied Forestry

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Achieving Real Development Impact among Pastoralists: Lessons from Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock; Proceedings of the IX International Rangelands Congress (IRC), Diverse Rangelands for a Sustainable Society

Improved Drought Preparedness Among Utah Ranchers: Paving the Way for Climate Change Adaptation?, David Layne Coppock; Improved drought preparedness among Utah ranchers: Paving the way for climate change adaptation?

Pastoral Women Transform Impoverished Communities in Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock; S, Desta; S. Tezera; and G. Gebru; Pastoral women transform impoverished communities in Ethiopia

Carbon Offsets for Utah Ranchers? Sequestrations Potential of Deeded Lands and Implications for Policy and Management, David Layne Coppock and Z. Ma; Carbon offsets for Utah ranchers? Sequestration potential of deeded lands and implications for policy and management.

Achieving Real Development Impact Among Pastoralists: Lessons from Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, S. Tezera, S. Desta, and G. Gebru; Achieving real development impact among pastoralist: Lessons from Ethiopia