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2008

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Ranching as a Conservation Strategy: Can Old Ranchers Save the New West?, Mark W. Brunson and L. Huntsinger; Rangeland Ecology and Management

Collective Action and Capacity Building Reduces Vulnerability Among Pastoralists, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, G. Gebru, and S. Tezerra; Collective action and capacity building reduces vulnerability among pastoralists.

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Are Cattle Die-Offs Predictable on the Borana Plateau, David Layne Coppock, Getachew Gebru, Solomon Desta, Sintayehu Mesele, and Seyoum Tezerra; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Are Drought-Related Crashes in Pastoral Cattle Herds Predictable? More Evidence of Equilibrium Dynamics from Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, David Layne Coppock, G. Gebru, S. Mesele, and S. Desta; Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World, volume II

Are Drought-Related Crashes in Pastoral Cattle Herds Predictable on the Borana Plateau?, David Layne Coppock, G. Gebru, S. Mesele, S. Tezera, and S. Desta; Research Brief 08-02-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Preliminary Perspectives on the Health Needs of Pastoral Women on the Borana Plateau Using Participatory Approaches, David Layne Coppock, Seyoum Tezera, and Solomon Desta; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Successful Implementation of Collective Action and Human-Capacity Building Among Pastoralists in Southern Ethiopia: Lessons Learned, 2001-2008, David Layne Coppock, Seyoum Tezera, Solomon Desta, and Getachew Gebru; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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What are Consumers in Moyale, Kenya Willing to Pay for Improved Milk Quality?, David Layne Coppock, Francis O. Wayua, Mohamed G. Shibia, and Moses S. Mamo; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Sustaining Pastoral Linkages to High-Value Livestock Markets Through Collective Action and Public/Private Partnerships, S. Desta, David Layne Coppock, G. Gebru, S. Tezera, and L. Gizachew; Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World, volume II

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Situational Waste in Landscape Watering: Residential and Business Water Use in an Urban Utah Community, Joanna Endter-Wada, Judith Kurtzman, Sean P. Keenan, Roger Kjelgren, and Christopher Neale; Journal of the American Water Resources Association

Defining the Best Teaching in Nonformal Settings: A Phenomenological Study, N. E. Fuhrman and Roslynn Brain; The 54th Annual North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Conference, Logan, UT

Engaging Stakeholders to Implement Community-Based Rangeland Rehabilitation Plans in Southern and Northern Ethiopia, G. Gebru, D. Amosha, S. Desta, L. Gizachew, A. Kebede, and David Layne Coppock; Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World, volume II

Linking Pastoral Producers to Markets: Innovative Experiences from the Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, G. Gebru, S. Desta, and David Layne Coppock; Linking pastoral producers to markets: Innovative experiences from the southern Ethiopian rangelands.

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Theory and Practice Related to Native Plants: A Case Study of Utah Landscape Professionals, Virginia H. Hooper, Joanna Endter-Wada, and Craig W. Johnson; Landscape Journal

Retaining the Best: Exploring the Influence of Communication Apprehension, E. K. Kaufman, E. B. Rhoades, Roslynn Brain, and D. W. Jones; The 54th Annual North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Conference, Logan, UT

Bureau of Land Management - Las Vegas Field Office, Upper Las Vegas Wash Conservation Transfer Area, J. A. MacMahon, Richard E. Toth, T. C. Edwards, R. Krannich, and J. Boettinger; Bureau of Land Management

The integration of cumulative environmental impact assessments and state environmental review frameworks, Zhao Ma; Ph.D. dissertation

Assessing cumulative environmental impacts within state environmental review frameworks, Zhao Ma, D. R. Becker, and M. A. Kilgore; Assessing cumulative environmental impacts within state environmental review frameworks

Bridging the gap between policy and practice: assessing cumulative environmental impacts under state environmental review frameworks, Zhao Ma, D. R. Becker, and M. A. Kilgore; Bridging the gap between policy and practice: assessing cumulative environmental impacts under state environmental review frameworks

Community Perceptions Concerning Key Ecological Resources at Risk in Baringo District, Kenya, M. Mutinda, A. A. Aboud, and David Layne Coppock; Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World, volume II

Influence of Land, Water, and Wet- and Dry- Season Grazing of the Socioeconomic Well-Being of Communities in North-Central Kenya: A Case Study of Pastoralists and Agro-Pastoralist in Marigat Division, N. Olekaikai, A. A. Aboud, D. Nassiuma, and David Layne Coppock; Influence of land, water, and wet- and dry- season grazing on the socioeconomic well-being of communities in north-central Kenya: A case study of pastoralists and agro-pastoralists in Marigat Division.

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Male Transnational Migration and its Linkages to Land Use Change in a Southern Campeche Ejido, Claudia Anne Radel and Birgit Schmook; Journal of Latin American Geography

Summary and Abstracts from Sudden Aspen Decline (SAD) Meeting, Paul C. Rogers

Forest Health Monitoring in the Ngangao Forest, Taita Hills, Kenya: A Five Year Assessment of Change, Paul C. Rogers, B. O'Connell, J. Mwang'ombe, S. Madoffe, and G. Hertel; Journal of East African Natural History

Complexities of urban coyote management: reaching the unreachable, teaching the unteachable, and touching the untouchable, Robert H. Schmidt; Urban Coyote Management

Death of Honey Girl should trouble all of us, Robert H. Schmidt; Honolulu Advertiser

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International Labor Migration from a Tropical Development Frontier: Globalizing Households and an Incipient Forest Transition--the Southern Yucatán Case, Birgit Schmook and Claudia Anne Radel; Human Ecology

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The Politics of Community-Based Conservation in Natural Resource Management: A Focus for International Comparative Analysis, Theresa Selfa and Joanna Endter-Wada; Environment and Planning A

Successful Implementation of Collective Action and Human Capacity Building Among Pastoralists in Southern Ethiopia: Lessons We Have Learned, S. Tezera, S. Desta, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 08-03-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Volunteering to Manage Rangeland Weeds: Results of a Citizen Survey in the Southwestern U.S., L. S. Tidwell and Mark W. Brunson; Rangelands

Upper Colorado River Ecosystem - Alternative Futures Study Phase I Report, Richard E. Toth, T. E. Edwards, B. Crabb, J. Gibson, L. Hurst, N. Kenczka, L. Vander Wal, A. Kjar, and E. L. McGinty; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Report

What Are Consumers Willing to Pay for Improved Milk Quality in Moyale, Kenya?, F. Wayua, M. Shibia, M. Mamo, D. Bailey, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 08-01-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Public Perceptions of Land Management in the Great Basin, S. Wilmot and Mark W. Brunson; Collaborative management and research in the Great Basin — examining the issues and developing a framework for action

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The coyote lure operative device revisited: a fresh look at an old idea, A. R. Berensten, R. M. Timm, and Robert H. Schmidt; California Agriculture

Fostering Behavior Change Via Community-Based Social Marketing, Roslynn Brain; The 1st Annual Greeks Going Green Summit, University of Florida: Gainesville, FL

Enhancing Organizational Interactions: Lessons Learned From George Strait, Roslynn Brain, H. Carter, and E. Kaufman; The Florida Farm Bureau: Gainesville, FL

Cultivating University-Wide Change Using Community-Based Social Marketing, Roslynn Brain and A. De Lay; The 7th Annual IFAS/CALS Graduate Research Symposium, Gainseville, FL

Applying Social Marketing Theory to Establish Rapport and Trust on a One-On-One Basis, Roslynn Brain and N. E. Fuhrman; AEE 4506: Nonformal Teaching Methods, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Perceptions of Florida Extension Leaders Regarding the Need for a Comprehensive Agricultural and Natural Resources Awareness Website, Roslynn Brain and N. E. Fuhrman; The Annual Conference of the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists, Mobile, AL

University-Wide Change Using Community-Based Social Marketing, Roslynn Brain and T. Irani; The 36th Annual North American Association for Environmental Education

Enhancing Florida Farm Bureau Organizational Interactions Through Active, Thematic Instruction: "Lessons Learned From George Strait!", Roslynn Brain and R. Rudd; The Annual Conference of the Association of Leadership Educators, Fort Worth, TX

Grazing and Social Change: Understanding Potential Effects of Exurban Expansion, Mark W. Brunson

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Rancher Demographics, Socioeconomic Pressures, and the Challenge of Meeting Conservation Goals, Mark W. Brunson and L. Huntsinger; Quivira Coalition Journal

Are Utahnsʼ attitudes toward wolves changing?, J. T. Bruskotter, Robert H. Schmidt, and T. L. Teel; Biological Conservation

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Forest Service Grazing Permittee Perceptions of the Endangered Species Act in Southeastern Arizona, J. L. Conley, M. E. Fernandez-Gimenez, G. B. Ruyle, and Mark W. Brunson; Rangeland Ecology and Management

Diffusion of Collective-Action Innovations Among Pastoralists in Liben District, Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, G. Gebru, G. Kassa, and S. Tezera; Research Brief 07-06-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Can Collective Action and Capacity Building Reduce Vulnerability Among Settled Pastoralists?, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, G. Gebru, and S. Tezera; Research Brief 07-08-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Implementing a Virtuous Cycle of Livestock Off-Take, Wealth Conservation, and Livelihood Diversification to Improve Risk Management and Reduce Poverty Among Pastoralists in Southern Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, G. Gebru, and S. Tezerra; Implementing a virtuous cycle of livestock off-take, wealth conservation, and livelihood diversification to improve risk management and reduce poverty among pastoralists in southern Ethiopia.

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Diffusion of Collective-Action Innovations Among Pastoralists in Liben District, Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, Solomon Desta, Getachew Gebru, Getachew Kassa, and Seyoum Tezera; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Can Collective Action and Capacity Building Reduce Vulnerability Among Settled Pastoralists?, David Layne Coppock, Solomon Desta, Getachew Gebru, and Seyoum Tezera; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Building Effective Community Participation and Stakeholder Partnerships to Promote Positive Change in the Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, David Layne Coppock, Solomon Desta, Getachew Gebru, Seyoum Tezera, and Dadi Amosha; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Sustainable Livelihood Diversification Among Women's Groups of Northern Kenya, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, A. Wako, I. Aden, G. Gebru, S. Tezerra, and C. Tadecha; Sustainable livelihood diversification among women’s groups of northern Kenya.

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Stakeholder Alliance Facilitates Re-Introduction of Prescribed Fire on the Borana Plateau of Southern Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, Getachew Gebru, Solomon Desta, Lemma Gizachew, Dadhi Amosha, and Feyissa Taffa; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Collective Action Among Agro-pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya: Identifying and Nurturing the Entrepreneurs, David Layne Coppock, Mark N. Mutinda, Stellamaris K. Muthoka, and Abdillahi A. Aboud; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Building Effective Community Participation and Stakeholder Partnerships to Promote Positive Change in the Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, S. Desta, David Layne Coppock, G. Gebru, S. Tezera, and D. Amosha; Research Brief 07-03-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Perceptions of Wildlife Damage and Species Conservation: Lessons Learned from the Utah Prairie Dog, R. D. Elmore, T. A. Messmer, and Mark W. Brunson; Human-Wildlife Conflict

The Power of Persuasion: Strategies for Getting Others to Change Their Behavior, N. E. Fuhrman and Roslynn Brain; 4-H Workshop Conducted at Reitz Union, University of Florida: Gainesville, FL

Graduate Students' Perceptions of "Good Teaching": A Phenomenological Analysis, N. E. Fuhrman, Roslynn Brain, and A. M. De Lay; The 53rd Annual North American Colleges and Teachers of America Conference, Urbana-Champaign, IL

Stakeholder Alliance Facilitates Re-Introduction of Prescribed Fire on the Borana Plateau of Southern Ethiopia, G. Gebru, S. Desta, David Layne Coppock, L. Gizachew, D. Amosha, and F. Taffa; Research Brief 07-02-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

The role of community and individuals in the formation of social capital, R. Godoy, V. Reyes-Garcia, T. Huanca, W. R. Leonard, R. G. Olvera, J. Bauchet, Zhao Ma, J. John, M. Miodosky, O. Z. Rios, V. Vadez, and C. Seyfreid; Human Ecology

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Creating a Culture of Innovation in Ranching: A Study of Outreach and Cooperation in West-Central Colorado, C. A. Kennedy and Mark W. Brunson; Rangelands

Re-Introduction of Managed Fire in the Pastoral Production Systems of the Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, E. LaMalfa, G. Gebru, T. Sexton, D. Amosha, S. Moats, R. Morrow, F. Taffa, L. Gizachew, D. Dallas, and David Layne Coppock layne.coppock@usu.edu; Re-introduction of managed fire in the pastoral production systems of the southern Ethiopian rangelands.

Educational outreach: marketing forest certification to family forest owners in northern Minnesota, Zhao Ma; Educational outreach: marketing forest certification to family forest owners in northern Minnesota

Integrating cumulative impact assessment into state environmental review programs, Zhao Ma, D. R. Becker, and M. A. Kilgore; Integrating cumulative impact assessment into state environmental review programs

Collective Action Among Agro-Pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya: Indentifying and Nurturing the Entrepreneurs, M. Mutinda, S. Muthoka, A. A. Aboud, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 07-01-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Cascading Events in Linked Ecological and Socio-Economic Systems, D. C. Peters, O. E. Sala, C. D. Allen, A. Covich, and Mark W. Brunson; Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment

Dietary overlap of an alien and native carnivore on San Clemente Island, California, R. B. Phillips, C. S. Winchell, and Robert H. Schmidt; Journal of Mammology

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Aspen Indicator Species in Lichen Communities in the Bear River Range of Idaho and Utah, Paul C. Rogers, Roger Rosentreter, and Ronald J. Ryel; Evansia

Aspen in the Sierra Nevada: Regional Conservation of a Continental Species, Paul C. Rogers, W. D. Shepperd, and D. Bartos; Natural Areas Journal

Complexities of urban coyote management: reaching the unreachable, teaching the unteachable, and touching the untouchable, Robert H. Schmidt; Proceedings of the Wildlife Damage Management Conference

Bad dogs: why do coyotes and other canids become unruly?, Robert H. Schmidt and R. M. Timm; Proceedings of the Wildlife Damage Management Conference

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Public Priorities for Rangeland Management: A Regional Survey of Citizens in the Great Basin, B. Shindler, R. Gordon, and Mark W. Brunson

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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP): A Roundtable Discussion, A. A. Aboud, M. Odiambo, and David Layne Coppock; Poverty reduction strategy paper (PRSP): A roundtable discussion

Repeated exposures of coyotes to the Coyote Lure Operative Device, A. R. Berensten, Robert H. Schmidt, and R. M. Timm; The Wildlife Society Bulletin

Using the CLOD to deliver pentachlorobenzene to coyotes (Canis latrans), A. R. Berentsen, J. J. Johnson, R. E. Mauldin, and Robert H. Schmidt; Proceedings of the Vertebrate Pest Conference

Field test of a bait delivery device for coyote management for Antelope Island State Park, Utah, A. R. Berentsen and Robert H. Schmidt; Final Report

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Comparing Citizens’ and Managers’ Concerns about Sagebrush Management and Restoration in the Great Basin, Mark W. Brunson and J. Peterson

Synthesis of Major Discussion Points, David Layne Coppock; Synthesis of major discussion points

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Collective Action by Women’s Groups to Combat Drought and Poverty in Northern Kenya, David Layne Coppock, Solomon Desta, Getachew Gebru, Adan Wako, Ibrahim Aden, Chachu Tadecha, and Seyoum Tezera; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Collective Action by Women's Groups to Combat Drought and Poverty in Northern Kenya, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, A. Wako, I. Aden, G. Gebru, S. Tezera, and C. Tadecha; Research Brief 06-01-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Women's Groups in Arid Northern Kenya: Origins, Governance, and Roles in Poverty Reduction, David Layne Coppock, S. Desta, A. Wako, M. Ibrahim, G. Gebru, S. Tezera, and C. Tadecha; Women’s groups in arid northern Kenya: Origins, governance, and roles in poverty reduction.

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Public Engagement to Prioritize the Pastoral Research Agenda at the Pastoral and Agro-pastoral Research Center of OARI in Ethiopia, David Layne Coppock, Getachew Gebru, Lemma Gizachew, Sintayehu Mesele, Mohammed Hassena, and Solomon Desta; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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From Herd Diversification to Livelihood Diversification as a Response to Poverty: The Case of the Waso Boran of Northern Kenya, David Layne Coppock, Abdullahi D. Jillo, and Abdillahi A. Aboud; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Changes in Land Cover and Soil Conditions for the Yabelo District of the Borana Plateau, 1973-2003, David Layne Coppock, Sintayehu Mesele, Heluf Gebrekidan, and Lemma Gizachew; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Community Perceptions Concerning Key Ecological Resources at Risk in Baringo District, Kenya, David Layne Coppock, Mark N. Mutinda, and Abdillahi A. Aboud; Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Forage Resource Use for the Utah Beef Production Under Risk and Uncertainty, David Layne Coppock, D. Snyder, M. Amin, and L. Sainsbury; Forage resource use for Utah beef production under risk and uncertainty

Linking Ethiopian Pastoralists and Exporters in a Livestock Marketing Chain: The Role of Education, David Layne Coppock, S. Tezerra, S. Desta, and G. Gebru; Linking Ethiopian pastoralists and exporters in a livestock marketing chain: The role of education.

Change Agents Facilitates Cross-Border Diffusion of Collective-Action Innovations Among Pastoral Women, David Layne Coppock, S. Tezerra, S. Desta, G. Gebru, and C. Tadecha; Change agents facilitate cross- border diffusion of collective-action innovations among pastoral women

Collective Action by Women's Groups to Combat Drought and Poverty in Northern Kenya, S. Desta, David Layne Coppock, A. Wako, I. Aden, G. Gebru, S. Tezerra, and C. Tadecha; Collective action by women’s groups to combat drought and poverty in northern Kenya

Linking Pastoralists and Exporters in a Livestock Marketing Chain: Recent Experiences from Ethiopia, S. Desta, G. Gebru, S. Tezera, and David Layne Coppock; Pastoral Livestock Marketing in Eastern Africa: Research and Policy Challenges

Linking Small-Ruminant Producers to Markets: A Case Study from the Southern Ethiopian Rangelands, S. Desta, G. Gebru, S. Tezerra, and David Layne Coppock; Linking small-ruminant producers to markets: A case study from the southern Ethiopian rangelands

Role of Participatory Action Research in Reviving Endogenous Rangeland Management: A Case from Southern Ethiopia, G. Gebru, S. Desta, D. Amosha, and David Layne Coppock; Role of participatory action research in reviving endogenous rangeland management: A case from Southern Ethiopia

Public Engagement to Prioritize Pastoral Research at the Pastoral and Agro-Pastoral Research Center of OARI in Ethiopia, G. Gebru, L. Gizachew, S. Mesele, S. Desta, M. Hassena, and David Layne. Coppock; Research Brief 06-03-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

From Herd Diversification to Livelihood Diversification as a Response to Poverty. The Case of the Waso Boran of Northern Kenya, A. Jillo, A. A. Aboud, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 06-05-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program.

Monitoring the Health of Selected Eastern Arc Forests in Tanzania, S. Madoffe, G. D. Hertel, Paul C. Rogers, B. O'Connell, and R. Killenga; African Journal of Ecology

Changes in Land Cover and Soil Conditions for the Yabelo District of the Borano Plateau, S. Mesele, H. Gebrekidan, L. Gizachew, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 06-06-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

Dependency Syndrome Among Baringo Residents? Evidence from Community Perceptions Concerning the Restoration of Key Ecological Resources, M. Mutinda, A. A. Aboud, and David Layne Coppock; Research Brief 06-10-PARIMA. Global Livestock Collaborative Research Support Program

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Open Spaces, Working Places, J. Resnik, G. Wallace, Mark W. Brunson, and J. Mitchell; Rangelands

Bridging Borders: Organizing Short-Term Agricultural Communication Study Abroad Programs, E. Rhoades, Roslynn Brain, R. Telg, T. Irani, and O. Roberts; Journal of Applied Communications

Strengthening the Voice: Florida Farm Bureau Organizational Management, R. Rudd, Roslynn Brain, and E. Kaufman; The Florida Farm Bureau: Gainesville, FL