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2007

Factors affecting juvenile survival in African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) in Kruger National Park, South Africa, U. K. Buettner, H. T. Davies-Mostert, J. T. du Toit, and M. G.L. Mills; Journal of Zoology

Preventing horticultural introductions of invasive plants: potential efficacy of voluntary initiatives, J. W. Burt, A. A. Muir, J. Piovia Scott, Kari E. Veblen, A. L. Chang, J. D. Grossman, and H. W. Weiskel; Biological Invasions

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Winning by a neck: tall giraffes avoid competing with smaller browsers, E. Z. Cameron and J. T. du Toit; American Naturalist

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Microsatellite Markers for the June Sucker (Chasmistes liorus mictus), Utah Sucker (Catostomus ardens), and Five other Catostomid Fishes of Western North America, B. L. Cardall, L. S. Bjerregaard, and Karen E. Mock; Molecular Ecology Notes

How Do We Make the Roaded Landscape More Permeable For Wildlife?, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; The Annual Meeting of TWS, Tucson AZ

Integrating Wildlife Crossings into Transportation Plans in Projects in North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; ICOET Meeting, Little Rock, AR

NCHRP 25-27 Update: Evaluation of the Use and Effectiveness of Wildlife Crossings in North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; The AASHTO Standing Committee on Highways Technical Meeting, Phoenix AZ

Overview of NCHRP Project 25-27: Evaluation of the Use and Effectiveness of Wildlife Crossings, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; The Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Priorities For Safely Accommodating Wildlife Movement Within Transportation Systems, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; The Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

The State of the Practice of Wildlfie Crossings, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Toronto Zoo Roads and Ecopassages Forum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The State of the Science and Practice for Mitigating Roads for Wildlife in North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Caltrans Road Ecology Meeting, University of California, Davis

Wildlife Crossings and Transportation Planning in the United States, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Utah State University Department of Landscape Architecture

Wildlife Crossings: Current and Future Directions, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Caltrans Road Ecology Meeting, University of California, Davis

A Wildlife Crossing Decision Tool to Mitigate Transportation Corridors for Wildlife, P. C. Cramer, John A. Bissonette, N. Newhouse, T. Kinley, S. Jacobson, K. Knapp, B. Persaud, C. Lyon, A. Clevenger, A. Clevenger, A. Clevenger, A. Clevenger, A. Clevenger, and A. Clevenger; The Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

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Random Forests for Classification in Ecology, D. R. Cutler, T. C. Edwards, Karen H. Beard, A. Cutler, K. T. Hess, J. C. Gibson, and J. J. Lawler; Ecology

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Parker Mountain Adaptive Resources Management Group, D. M. Dahlgren, M. Guttery, M. Monsen, and T. Messmer; 2006 Annual Report

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Experimental evidence for an alkali ecotype of Lolium multiflorum, an exotic invasive annual grass in the Central Valley, CA, USA, K. Dawson, Kari E. Veblen, and T. P. Young; Biological Invasions

Seed Dispersal: Theory and Its Application in a Changing World, A. J. Dennis, Eugene W. Schupp, R. J. Green, and D. A. Westcott; Seed Dispersal: Theory and Its Application in a Changing World

Disturbance, structure, and composition: spruce beetle and Engelmann spruce forest on the Markagunt Plateau, Utah, R. J. DeRose and James N. Long; Forest Ecology and Management

Plant Functional Groups and Soil N: Secondary Weed Responses, P. S. Doescher, D. A. Pyke, and Eugene W. Schupp; Plant Functional Groups and Soil N: Secondary Weed Responses

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Influence of habitat patch characteristics on the success of upland duck nests, Ray D. Dueser, Jamie E. Jimenez, Michael R. Conover, and Terry A. Messmer; Human-Wildlife Conflicts

Standardizing the data on vehicle-wildlife collisions, J. T. du Toit; Human-Wildlife Conflicts

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Browsing lawns? Responses of Acacia nigrescens to ungulate browsing in an African savanna., D. A. Fornara and J. T. du Toit; Ecology

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Improving the effectiveness of interventions to balance conservation and development: a conceptual framework, S. Garnett, J. Sayer, and J. T. du Toit; Ecology and Society

Effects of Road Mortality on Mustelids in Southern Portugal: Sensitivities and Management Implications, C. Grilo, John A. Bissonette, and M. Santos-Reis; The 25th Mustelid Colloquium, Prague Czech Republic

Patterns of Carnivore Road Casualties in Southern Portugal, C. Grilo, C. Silva, C. Baltazar, L. Gomes, John A. Bissonette john.bissonette@usu.edu, and M. Santos-Reis; ICOET Meeting, Little Rock, AR

Reproductive and Growth Traits Related to Life Histories of Two Rangeland Grasses of Western North America, L. D. Humphrey and Eugene W. Schupp; Reproductive and Growth Traits Related to Life Histories of Two Rangeland Grasses of Western North America

Landscape heterogeneity shapes predation in a newly restored predator-prey system , M. J. Kauffman, N. Varley, D. W. Smith, D. Stahler, Dan R. MacNulty, and M. S. Boyce; Ecology Letters

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Greater sage- grouse ecology in Western Box Elder County, Utah., J. Knerr, E. Thacker, and T. A. Messmer; 2006 Annual Report

Population inertia and its sensitivity to changes in vital rates and population structure, David N. Koons, R. R. Holmes, and J. B. Grand; Ecology

Conifers for Utah, Michael R. Kuhns

Landscape Trees & Global Warming, Michael R. Kuhns; Tree Cookies Etc.

Managing Drought Stress in Landscape Trees, Michael R. Kuhns; ArborEssence, UCFC/Utah-ISA Newsletter

Trees and Drought, Michael R. Kuhns; ArborEssence, UCFC/Utah-ISA Newsletter

Firewise Landscaping for Utah, Michael R. Kuhns and B. Daniels

Knowledge of and Attitudes About Utility Pruning and How Education can Help, Michael R. Kuhns and D. Reiter; Arboriculture and Urban Forestry

Changing Soil Microbial Communities to Manage Plant Communities, A. Kulmatiski and Karen H. Beard; Changing Soil Microbial Communities to Manage Plant Communities

Reduced Soil Compaction Enhances Establishment of Non-Native Plant Species, G. P. Kyle, Karen H. Beard, and A. Kulmatiski; Plant Ecology

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Potential Contribution of Respiration by Anabrus simplex (Mormon crickets) to Net CO2 Exchange in Three Great Basin Ecosystems, A. Joshua Leffler, Michael S. Peek, Larry Hipps, Sasha Ivans, Ronald J. Ryel, and Martyn M. Caldwell; Western North American Naturalist

A proposed ethogram of large carnivore predatory behavior, exemplified by the wolf , Dan R. MacNulty, L. D. Mech, and D. W. Smith; Journal of Mammalogy

Communal hunting in wolves: cooperation or cheating? , Dan R. MacNulty, C. Packer, L. D. Mech, and D. W. Smith

Plant Functional Groups and Soil N: Cheatgrass and Native Plant Responses, M. Mazzola, K. Alcock, J. Chambers, D. A. Pyke, and Eugene W. Schupp; Plant Functional Groups and Soil N: Cheatgrass and Native Plant Responses

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The Current Status of sage-grouse management technology on private lands, T. A. Messmer; 2006 Final Report

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Utah's Sage-grouse Summit Special Report, T. A. Messmer; Utah State University Community-Based Conservation Program

What happens if density increases? Conservation implications of population influx into refuges, C. J.E. Metcalf, K. Hampson, and David N. Koons; Animal Conservation

Environmental uncertainty, autocorrelation and the evolution of survival, C. J.E. Metcalf and David N. Koons; Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, B

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Landscape-Scale Genetic Variation in a Forest Outbreak Species, the Mountain Pine Beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae), Karen E. Mock, B. J. Bentz, E. M. O'Neill, J. P. Chong, J. Orwin, and M. E. Pfrender; Molecular Ecology

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Genetic Analysis of a Recently Discovered Population of the Least Chub (Iotichthys phlegethontis), Karen E. Mock and Lee S. Bjerregaard; Western North American Naturalist

Trade-off between resource seasonality and predation risk explains reproductive chronology in impala, S. R. Moe, L. P. Rutina, and J. T. du Toit; Journal of Zoology

Comparison of Emergence Speed and Sterility in Two Steril Annual Hybrid Cereal Grasses Developed for Use in Restoration, C. Morris and Eugene W. Schupp; Comparison of Emergence Speed and Sterility in Two Sterile Annual Hybrid Cereal Grasses Developed for Use in Restoration

Man Versus Rat: A Comparison of Two Traditional Seeding Methods to Seeding Done by Dipodomys ordii (Ord's Kangaroo Rat), S. M. Ostoja and Eugene W. Schupp; Man Versus Rat: A Comparison of Two Traditional Seeding Methods to Seeding Done by Dipodomys ordii (Ord's Kangaroo Rat)

Rodent Granivory and Ecological Restoration, S. M. Ostoja and Eugene W. Schupp; Rodent Granivory and Ecological Restoration

The influence of maternal care in shaping human survival and fertility, S. Pavard, David N. Koons, and E. Heyer; Evolution

Social Organization, Culture and Use of Landscapes by Livestock, Frederick D. Provenza; Advanced Nutrition and Feeding Strategies to Improve Sheep and Goat

Vegetation Responses to 35 and 55 Years of Native Ungulate Grazing in Shrub-Steppe Communities, E. A. Rexroad, Karen H. Beard, and A. Kulmatiski; Western North American Naturalist

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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 Ryel; Evansia

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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

Evaluation of Underpass Effectiveness on the Wildcat Highway and Salina Canyon Improvement Projects: Interstate Highways I-15 and I-70, Southern Utah, S. Rosa and John A. Bissonette; Prepared for the Bureau of Land Management, Utah Department of Transportation, and the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

Roads and Desert Small Mammal Communities: Positive Interactions?, S. Rosa and John A. Bissonette; ICOET Meeting, Little Rock, AR

Part III. Seed Fate and Establishment, Eugene W. Schupp; Seed Dispersal: Theory and Its Application in a Changing World

Suitalbe Sites for Dispersal are Context Dependent, Eugene W. Schupp; Seed Dispersal: Theory and Its Application in a Changing World

A density management diagram for longleaf pine stands with application to red-cockaded woodpecker habitat, J. D. Shaw and James N. Long; Southern Journal of Applied Forestry

Forest ecology and biogeography of the Uinta Mountains, U.S.A, J. D. Shaw and James N. Long; Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

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Germination and dormancy of seeds in Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench (Asteraceae), Leila M. Shultz; Seed Science and Technology

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Modeling Distributions of Rare Plants in the Great Basin, Western North America, Leila M. Shultz, M. Aitken, and D. W. Roberts; Western North American Naturalist

Top-Down Effects of Coquis in Lowland Forests in Hawaii, H. Sin, Karen H. Beard, and W. C. Pitt; Top-Down Effects of Coquis in Lowland Forests in Hawaii

Tales from the Sandbox: Do Predator Cues Influence Patch Selection and Seed-Handling Behaviors of Two Heteromyid Species, K. Sivy, S. M. Ostoja, and Eugene W. Schupp; Tales from the Sandbox: Do Predator Cues Influence Patch Selection and Seed-Handling Behaviors of Two Heteromyid Species?

Bottom-Up Control Determines Invertebrate Community Composition and Abundance in Hawaii, N. C. Tuttle and Karen H. Beard; Bottom-Up Control Determines Invertebrate Community Composition and Abundance in Hawaii

Evaluation of the Effect of Conifer Encroachment on Soil Organic Carbon Storage and Soil Properties in Aspen Ecosystems of Northern Utah, Helga Van Miegroet and Mical Woldeselassie; The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings (November 4-8, 2007)

Anthropogenic productivity hotspots influence long-term ecosystem biodiversity, Kari E. Veblen; Anthropogenic productivity hotspots influence long-term ecosystem biodiversity

Season- and herbivore-mediated competition and facilitation in a semi-arid savanna, Kari E. Veblen; Season- and herbivore-mediated competition and facilitation in a semi-arid savanna

Invasion resistance (and invasion) of Hemizoniadominated alkali sinks in a Lolium annual grassland in the Central Valley of California, Kari E. Veblen, K. Dawson, and T. P. Young; Invasion resistance (and invasion) of Hemizoniadominated alkali sinks in a Lolium annual grassland in the Central Valley of California

Phylogenetic Study of Eleutherodactylus Coqui (Anura: Leptodactylidae) Reveals Deep Genetic Fragmentation in Puerto Rico and Origins in Hawaii, G. Velo-Anton, P. A. Burrowes, R. Joglar, I. Martinez-Solano, Karen H. Beard, and G. Parra-Olea; Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution

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Spatially scaled response of a Lazuli Bunting population to fire, Michael L. Wolfe, Andreas Leidolf, and Tim Nuttle; Western North American Naturalist

Letters - Wildlife Population Increases in Serengeti National Park, Julie K. Young, L. R. Gerber, and C. D'Agrosa; Science

Long-Distance Movement of a Pinniped Neonate, Julie K. Young, C. Hernandez-Camacho, and L. R. Gerber; Marine Mammal Science

2006

Modeling Spatial Constraints Limiting Resource Acquisition: A Case Study With the Newfoundland Marten (Martes americana atrata), W. A. Adair and John A. Bissonette; 21st Annual Symposium US-IALE, San Diego, CA

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Do Abiotic Differences Explain Contrasting Graminoid Functional Traits in Sagebrush Steppe, USA and Patagonian Steppe, Argentina, Peter B. Adler, M. F. Garbulsky, J. M. Paruelo, and W. K. Lauenroth; Journal of Arid Environments

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Climate Variability has a Stabilizing Effect on Coexistence of Prairie Grasses, Peter B. Adler, Janneke HilleRisLambers, Phaedon Kyriakidis, Qingfeng Guan, and Jonathan M. Levine; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Integrating Weed Management and Restoration on Western Rangelands, K. Allcock, R. Nowak, B. Blank, T. Jones, T. Monaco, P. Doescher, T. Tanaka, D. Ogle, L. St. John, M. Pellant, D. Pyke, V. Satyal, J. Tanaka, Eugene W. Schupp, and C. Call; Ecological Restoration

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Eastern Spruce Dwarf Mistletoe, Fred A. Baker, Joseph G. O'Brien, Robert Mathiasen, and M E. Ostry; USDA Forest Service Forest Insect and Disease Leaflet

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Ozone Concentrations in the Central Wasatch Mountains of Utah, Fred A. Baker and David J. Wagner; Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association

Case Study Box: Puerto Rico and Hawaii: Wet Tropical Forests and the Dilemma of Coqui Frog Conservation and Eradication, Karen H. Beard; Forests and Society: Sustainability and Life Cycles of Forests in Human Landscapes

Mechanisms of Coqui Frog Invasions in Hawaii, Karen H. Beard; Mechanism of Coqui Frog Invasions in Hawaii

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Potential Predators of an Invasive Frog (Eleutherodactylus coqui) in Hawaiian Forests, Karen H. Beard and William C. Pitt; Journal of Tropical Ecology

An Invasive Frog Influences Ecosystem Processes Similarly in its Native and Introduced Ranges, Karen H. Beard, H. Sin, and W. C. Pitt; An Invasive Frog Influences Ecosystem Processes Similarly in its Native and Introduced Ranges

Effects of Coqui Frogs on Ecosystem Processes in Hawaii, Karen H. Beard, H. Sin, and W. C. Pitt; Effects of Coqui Frogs on Ecosystem Processes in Hawaii

Evaluation of the Use and Effectiveness of Wildlife Crossings, John A. Bissonette, P. C. Cramer, A. P. Clevenger, K. K. Knapp, B. Persaud, N. Newhouse, T. Kinley, C. Lyon, S. Rosa, E. Shaw Schowalter-Hay, A. Hardy, K. Gunson, J. Anderson, C. O'Brien, K. G. Wolfe, B. Jennings, S. Jacobson, and I. Brakop; USGS Utah Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Sagebrush-Dominated Mountain Meadows Bird and Small Mammal Community Dynamics, John A. Bissonette, E. Johnson, and T. L. Wilson; USGS Utah Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Competition Between Bluebunch Wheatgrass, Cheatgrass and Squarrose Knapweed Under Factorial Nitrogen-Phosphorous Regimes, J. S. Burnham, T. A. Monaco, and Eugene W. Schupp; Competition Between Bluebunch Wheatgrass, Cheatgrass and Squarrose Knapweed Under Factorial Nitrogen-Phosphorous Regimes

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Fates of Live Trees Retained in Forest Cutting Units, Western Cascade Range, Oregon, Posy E. Busby, Peter B. Adler, Timothy L. Warren, and Frederick J. Swanson; Canadian Journal of Forest Research

The Use and Effectiveness of Wildlife Crossings, P. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Natural Resources Law Forum at the Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Carnivore Crossings and Roads in North America: How Are We Doing?, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Carnivores 2006

NCHRP 25-27 Update: Evaluation of the Use and Effectiveness of Wildlife Crossings in North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Transportation Research Board Wildlife and Highways Workshop, Washington D.C.

Priorities For Research Related to Wildlife and Roads, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Transportation Research Board Wildlife and Highways Workshop, Washington D.C.

Transportation Ecology: Current and Future Directions of the Science of Wildlife and Roads, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Invited Seminar, College of Natural Resources, Utah State University

Wildlife Crossings in North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Transportation Research Board Wildlife and Highways Workshop, Washington D.C.

Wildlife Crossings in North America: The State of the Science and Practice, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, San Diego, California

Wildlife Passages: How Does Utah Compare to the Rest of North America, P. C. Cramer and John A. Bissonette; The Utah Chapter of the Wildlife Society, Moab Utah