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2011

Fewer Larger Precipitation Events Increase Infiltration and Root Growth But Not Aboveground Production of Trees or Grasses in a Subtropical Savanna, Karen H. Beard and A. Kulmatiski; Fewer Larger Precipitation Events Increase Infiltration and Root Growth But Not Aboveground Production of Trees or Grasses in a Subtropical Savanna

Floodplain Width Adjustments in Response to Rapid Base Level Fall and Knickpoint Migration, Patrick Belmont; Geomorphology

Kirk Bryan Field Trip: Holocene Landscape Evolution and Erosional Processes in the Le Sueur River, Central Minnesota, Patrick Belmont, K. Gran, C. E. Jennings, C. Wittkop, and S. S. Day; Guide Book for 2011 GSA National Meeting Kirk Bryan Field Trip, Minneapolis, MN

Improved Dielectric-and Electrical Conductivity-Anisotropy Measurements Using TDR in Unsaturated Mica, J. M. Blonquist, Jr.; D. A. Robinson; S. D. Humphries; and Scott B. Jones; Vadose Zone J.

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Cryptic Postzygotic Isolation in an Eruptive Species of Bark Beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae), Ryan R. Bracewell, Michael E. Pfrender, Karen E. Mock, and Barbara J. Bentz; Evolution

Predicting Fish Growth Potential and Identifying Potential Water Quality Issues: A Apatially Explicit Bioenergetics Approach, Phaedra Budy, M. E. Baker, and S. K. Dahle; Environmental Management

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

Drivers of age-specificsurvival in a long-lived seabird: contributions of observed and hidden sources ofheterogeneity, E. Cam, David N. Koons, J. Y. Monnat, S. Pavard, and Lise M. Aubry; Journal of Animal Ecology

A Quantitative Genetics Approach to Model the Evolution of Insect Development, C. A. Cobbold and James A. Powell; Bulletin of Mathematical Biology

Development of high-resolution pine density maps for landscape-level modeling of mountain pine beetle, B. Crabb, James A. Powell, and B. Bentz; North American Forest Insect Work Conference

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Climate Influences the Demography of Three Dominant Sagebrush Steppe Plants, Harmony Dalgleish, David Koons, Melvin Hooten, Corey Moffet, and Peter B. Adler; Ecology

Bridge Creek IMW Topographic and Aerial Photography Surveys: 2010-­‐2011 Deliverables, K. DeMeurichy, Joseph M. Wheaton, S. Welsh, and F. Consolati; Report for Eco Logical Research and NOAA

Diet of Leptodactylus latrans from an urban area, southeastern Brazil, Rodrigo B. Ferreira, T. Silva-Soares, and H. R. Rangel; Herpetological Review

Human Disturbance Influences Reproductive Success and Growth Rate in California Sea Lions (Zalophus californianus), S. S. French, M. Gonzalez-Suarez, Julie K. Young, and L. R. Gerber; PLoS ONE

A Review of Geometrical and Interfacial Factors Determining the Effective Permittivity-Volumetric Water Content Relationships of Soil and Rocks, S. P. Friedman, D. A. Robinson, and Scott B. Jones; Review of Geometrical and Interfacial Factors Determining the Effective Permittivity-Volumetric Water Content Relationships of Soil and Rocks

Revisiting Scaling Laws in River Basins: New Considerations Across Hillslope and Fluvial Regimes, C. Gangodagamage, Patrick Belmont, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou; Water Resources Research

Homogenization of large scale movement models in ecology, M. J. Garlick, James A. Powell, M. B. Hooten, and L. Macfarlane; Bulletin of Mathematical Biology

Amoebae and pathogenic Legionella pneumophila in saline environments, R. J. Gast, D. M. Moran, M. R. Dennett, Wayne A. Wurtsbaugh, and L. Amaral-Zettler; Journal of Water and Health

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Lakes as buffers of stream dissolved organic matter (DOM) variability: Temporal patterns of DOM characteristics in mountain stream-lake systems, K. J. Goodman, Michelle A. Baker, and Wayne A. Wurtsbaugh; Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences

Landscape Evolution in South-Central Minnesota and the Role of Geomorphic History on Modern Erosional Processes, K. B. Gran, Patrick Belmont, S. S. Day, N. Finnegan, C. Jennings, J. W. Lauer, and P. R. Wilcock; GSA Today

Time constraints in temperate-breeding species: influence of growing season length on reproductive strategies, K. E.B. Gurney, R. G. Clark, S. M. Slattery, N. V. Smith-Downey, J. Walker, S. E. Stephens, M. Petrula, R. M. Corcoran, K. H. Martin, K. A. DeGroot, R. W. Brook, A. D. Afton, K. Cutting, J. M. Warren, M. Fournier, and David N. Koons; Ecography

Prepupal diapause and instar IV developmental rates of the spruce beetle, Dendroctonus rufipennis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae), E. M. Hansen, B. J. Bentz, James A. Powell, D. R. Gray, and J. C. Vandygriff; Journal of Insect Physiology

The Potential of Passive Stream Restoration to Improve Ecosystem Health and Minimize the Impact of Fish Disease: A Short-Term Assessment, E. S. Hansen and Phaedra Budy; Journal of the North American Benthological Society

Exploring relations between arroyo cycles and canyon paleoflood records in Buckskin Wash, Utah: reconciling scientific paradigms, J. E. Harvey, J. L. Pedersen, and Tammy M. Rittenour; Geological Society of America Bulletin

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Effects of prescribed fires on young valley oak trees at a research restoration site in the Central Valley of California, K. A. Holmes, Kari E. Veblen, T. P. Young, and A. M. Berry; Restoration Ecology

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

High Geologic Slip Rates since Early Pleistocene initiation of the San Jacinto and San Felipe Fault Zones in the San Andreas fault systems: Southern California, USA, S. U. Janecke, R. J. Dorsey, A. N. Steely, S. M. Kirby, A. Lutz, B. A. Housen, B. Belgarde, V. Langehein, D. Forand, and Tammy M. Rittenour; GSA Special Paper

Resource Availability and Invasive Coqui Frog (Eleutherodactylus coqui) Density in Hawaii, E. A. Kalnicky, Karen H. Beard, and M. W. Brunson; Resource Availability and Invasive Coqui Frog (Eleutherodactylus coqui) Density in Hawaii

Analysis of Historical Longitudinal Profiles of the Colorado River Downstream From Glen Canyon Dam, 1965-­‐2009, N. Kilham, J. C. Schmidt, and Joseph M. Wheaton; Final Report for the Intermountain Center for River Restoration and Rehabilitation

Long-Term Plant Growth Legacies Overshadow Short-Term Plant Growth, A. Kulmatiski and Karen H. Beard; Soil Biology and Biochemistry

Testing Predictions of a Three-Species Plant-Soil Feedback Model, A. Kulmatiski and Karen H. Beard; Testing Predictions of a Three-Species Plant-Soil Feedback Model

Savanna Structure With Climate Change: Results from a Precipitation Manipulation Experiment, A. Kulmatiski, Karen H. Beard, and M. Mazzacavallo; Savanna Structure With Climate Change: Results From a Precipitation Manipulation Experiment

Testing Predictions of a Three-Species Plant-Soil Feedback Model, A. Kulmatiski, J. Heavilin, and Karen H. Beard; Journal of Ecology

Non-uniform changes to whitewater recreation in California’s Sierra Nevada from regional climate warming, S. T. Ligare, J. H. Viers, Sarah E. Null, D. Rheinheimer, and J. F. Mount; River Research and Applications

Factors Driving Spatial and Temporal Variation in Production and Production/Biomass Ratio of Stream-Resident Brown Trout (Salmo trutta) in Cantabrian Streams, J. Lobón-­‐Cerviá, G. Gonzalez, and Phaedra Budy; Freshwater Biology

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

High Resolution Mapping of Instream Habitat: Pilot Study using Ground-­‐based LiDaR in Logan River Watershed, R. L. Lokteff, K. D. DeMeurichy, and Joseph M. Wheaton; Report prepared for the US Forest Service

How family forest owners consider timber harvesting, land sale, and conservation easement decisions: insights from Massachusetts, USA, Zhao Ma and D. B. Kittredge; International Journal of Forestry Research

Effects of Resource Availability and Propagule Supply on Native Species Recruitment in Sagebrush Ecosystem Invaded by Bromus tectorum, M. B. Mazzola, J. C. Chambers, R. R. Blank, D. A. Pyke, Eugene W. Schupp, K. G. Allcock, P. S. Doescher, and R. S. Nowak; Biological Invasion

Brown Trout, A. McIntosh, P. A. McHugh, and Phaedra Budy; Handbook of Global Freshwater Invasive Species ( A Summary of the Current State of Knowledge of 30 of the Most Notable Global Invasive Freshwater Species)

Proceedings- Threats to Shrubland Ecosystem Integrity, T. A. Monaco, Eugene W. Schupp, R. L. Pendleton, S. G. Kitchen, and P. K. Palacios; Threats to Shrubland Ecosystem Integrity

Constraining the chronology of the Late Wisconsinan retreat of the Laurentide Ice Sheet from western Canada using luminescence ages from postglacial aeolian dune sequences, K. Munyikwa, J. Feathers, Tammy M. Rittenour, and H. Shrimpton; Quaternary Geochronology

Managing California’s Water: Insights from Interviews with Water Policy Experts, Sarah E. Null, E. Bartolomeo, J. Lund, and E. Hanak; Online appendix to Managing California’s Water: From Conflict to Reconciliation. Prepared for the Public Policy Institute of California

Fish habitat optimization to prioritize river restoration decisions, Sarah E. Null and J. R. Lund; River Research and Applications

Zooplankton community structure in arctic ponds: Shifts related to pond size, W. J. O'Brien and Chris Luecke; Arctic

Clinal Variation in Calls of Native and Introduced Populations of Eleutherodactylus coqui, E. M. O'Neill and Karen H. Beard; Copeia

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Global Patterns of Leaf Mechanical Properties, Yusuke Onoda, Mark Westoby, Peter B. Adler, Amy M.F. Choong, Fiona J. Clissold, Johannes H.C. Cornelissen, Sandra Díaz, Nathaniel J. Dominy, Alison Elgart, Lucas Enrico, Paul V.A. Fine Fine, Jerome J. Howard, Adel Jalili, Kaoru Kitajima, Hiroko Kurokawa, Clare McArthur, Peter W. Lucas, Lars Markesteijn, Natalia Pérez-Harguindeguy, Lourens Poorter, Lora Richards, Louis S. Santiago, Enio E. Sosinski Jr., Sunshine A. Van Bael, David I. Warton, Ian J. Wright, S. Joseph Wright, and Nayuta Yamashita; Ecology Letters

Soil Water Content and Water Potential Relationships, Dani Or, Jon M. Wraith, David A. Robinson, and Scott B. Jones; Handbook of Soil Science

The relation of Holocene fluvial terraces to changes in climate and sediment supply, South Fork Payette River, Idaho, J. L. Pierce, G. A. Meyer, and Tammy M. Rittenour; Quaternary Science Reviews

Working with Beaver to Restore Salmon Habitat in the Bridge Creek Intensively Monitored Watershed: Design Rationale and Hypotheses, M. Pollock, Joseph M. Wheaton, N. Bouwes, and C. E. Jordan; Interim Report, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center

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Becoming farmers: Opening spaces for women’s resource control in Calakmul, Mexico, Claudia Radel; Latin American Research Review

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Gendered livelihoods and the politics of socio-environmental identity: Women’s participation in conservation projects in Calakmul, Mexico, Claudia Radel; Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography

Transition from Sage Brush Steppe to Annual Grass (Bromus tectorum): Influence on Belowground Carbon and Nitrogen, B. M. Rau, D. W. Johnson, R. R. Blank, A. Lucchesi, T. G. Caldwell, and Eugene W. Schupp; Rangeland Ecology and Management

Use of Precise Spatial Data for Describing Spatial Patterns and Plant Interactions in a Diverse Great Basin Schurb Community, A. P. Rayburn, K. J. Schiffers, and Eugene W. Schupp; Plant Ecology

Trophic matches and mismatches: Can polar bears reduce the abundance of nesting snow geese in western Hudson Bay?, R. F. Rockwell, L. J. Gormezano, and David N. Koons; Oikos

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Historical Patterns in Lichen Communities of Montane Quaking Aspen Forests, Paul C. Rogers, Dale L. Bartos, and Ronald J. Ryel; Advances in Environmental Research

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Numerical Evaluation of Subsurface Soil Water Evaporation Derived From Sensible Heat Balance, Masaru Sakai, Scott B. Jones, and Markus Tuller; Water Resources Research

Do fish feel pain?, Robert H. Schmidt; Animal Welfare Institute Quarterly

Surviving the coqui chorale, Robert H. Schmidt; Honolulu Weekly

Dispersal Ability, Plant, Eugene W. Schupp; Encyclopedia of Biological Invasions

The Full Path of Janzen-Connell Effects: Genetic Tracking of Seeds to Adult Plant Recruitment, Eugene W. Schupp and P. Jordano; Molecular Ecology

The Role of Harvester Ant Foraging Behavior in the Restoration of Cheatgrass-Degraded Sagebrush-Steppe Rangelands, Eugene W. Schupp and T.A. S. Newbold; The Role of Harvester Ant Foraging Behavior in the Restoration of Cheatgrass-Degraded Sagebrush-Steppe Rangelands

Life-Stage Conflicts and the Shifting Balance Between Interference and Facilitation: A Case Study with Penstemon Palmeri and Shrubs, Eugene W. Schupp, J. M. Poulos, and S. M. Ostoja; Life-Stage Conflicts and the Shifting Balance Between Interference and Facilitation: A Case Study with Penstemon Palmeri and Shrubs

Changes to Nutrient Availablitites and Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum L.) Metrics Following Non-Surface Disturbing Restoration Treatments in Sagebrush-Steppe Ecosystem, Eugene W. Schupp, J. R. Summerhays, and A. D. Reinwald; Changes to Nutrient Availabilities and Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum L.) Metrics Following Non-Surface Disturbing Restoration Treatments in a Sagebrush-Steppe Ecosystem

Continental, insular and coastal marine reptiles from the municipality of Vitória, state of Espirito Santo, southeastern Brazil, T. Silva-Soares, R. Salles, A. Valadares, Rodrigo B. Ferreira, and C. F. Rocha; CheckList Journal

First record of Aplastodiscus arildae Cruz and Peixoto, 1985, from Espirito Santo State, Southeastern of Brazil, T. Silva-Soares, A. Valadares, D. Koski, and Rodrigo B. Ferreira; Herpetology Notes

Optimal Timing of Salvage Harvest in Response to a Stochastic Infestation, Charles Sims; Natural Resource Modeling

The Role of Spatial Scale in the Timing of Uncertain Environmental Policy, Charles Sims and D. Finnoff; Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control

Effects of Rodent Species, Seed Species, and Predator Cues on Seed Fate, K. J. Sivy, S. M. Ostoja, and Eugene W. Schupp; Acta Oecologica

Closing the Gap Between Watershed Modeling, Sediment Budgeting, and Stream Restoration, S. M.C. Smith, Patrick Belmont, and P. R. Wilcock; Stream Restoration in Dynamic Fluvial Systems: Scientific Approaches, Analyses, and Tools

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

Alternative Futures: Energy and Habitat, Research in Regional Development, Temis G. Taylor and Richard E. Toth; The International Journal of Science in Society

Alternative Futures For the Upper Colorado River Ecosystem: Phase II, Temis G. Taylor and Richard E. Toth; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Report

Life history traits of the sand stargazer Dactyloscopus tridigitatus (Teleostei, Dactyloscopidae) from a sandy beach in southeastern Brazil, R. L. Teixeira, E. H. Barros, Rodrigo B. Ferreira, R. M. C. Melo, and L. F. Salvador-Jr.; Journal of the Marine Biological Society of the United Kingdom

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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

Wasatch Back - Summit County Alternative Futures Study, Richard E. Toth, M. Esplin, S. Frost, T. Wright, and K. Young; Final Project Report

To move or not to move: optimizing the benefits of mobile bomas, Kari E. Veblen and L. M. Porensky; Mpala Research Centre Newsletter

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Range-wide assessment of livestock grazing across the sagebrush biome, Kari E. Veblen, D. A. Pyke, C. L. Aldridge, M. L. Casazza, T. J. Assal, and M. A. Farinha; U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report

Plants helping plants in defense against cattle and wildlife, Kari E. Veblen and T. P. Young; Laikipia Wildlife Form Newsletter

Sources of Variability and Comparability Between Salmonids Stomach Contents and Isotopic Analyses: Study Desing Lessons and Recommendations, M. Vinson and Phaedra Budy; Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

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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

Multiscale Feedbacks in Ecogeomorphology, Joseph M. Wheaton, C. Gibbins, J. Wainwright, B. McElroy, and L. Larsen; Geomorphology

Coyote Capture Vulnerability Relative to Territory Use and Trap Density, R. A. Wilson, Julie K. Young, and J. A. Shivik; Journal of Wildlife Management

Biostrome communities and mercury and selenium bioaccumulation in the Great Salt Lake (Utah, USA), Wayne A. Wurtsbaugh, J. Gardberg, and C. Izdepski; Science of the Total Environment

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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

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Assessing Planning Approaches by Watershed Streamflow Modeling:Case Study of The Woodlands, Texas, Bo Yang and M H. Li; Landscape and Urban Planning

Is Wildlife Going to the Dogs? The Impact of Feral and Free-Roaming Dogs on Wildlife Populations, Julie K. Young, K. A. Olson, R. P. Reading, S. Amgalanbaatar, and J. Berger; BioScience

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

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Coexistence in a Perennial Plant Community: An Embarrassment of Niches, Peter B. Adler, Stephen P. Ellner, and Jonathan M. Levine; Ecology Letters

A Review of Bull Trout Habitat Associations and Exploratory Analyses of Patterns Across the Interior Columbia River Basin, R. Al-Chokhachy, B. B. Roper, T. Bowerman, and Phaedra Budy; North American Journal of Fisheries Management

Niche position, range position, and the distribution of abundance, Elita Baldridge; Niche position, range position, and the distribution of abundance

Nested subset analysis: Examining geographic scale and abundance, Elita Baldridge and Rob Channell; Nested subset analysis: Examining geographic scale and abundance

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Seed Banks of Phragmites australis-Dominated Brackish Wetlands: Relationships to Seed Viability, Inundation, and Land Cover, Andrew H. Baldwin, Karin M. Kettenring, and Dennis F. Whigham; Aquatic Botany

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

Global Change at Local Scales: Examples From Species Introductions and Climate Change, Karen H. Beard; Global Change at Local Scales: Examples From Species Introductions and Climate Change

Summary of Recent Research Results on Coquis in Hawaii, Karen H. Beard; Summary of Recent Research Results on Coquis in Hawaii