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2020

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Herbivores at the Highest Risk of Extinction Among Mammals, Birds, and Reptiles, Trisha B. Atwood, Shaley A. Valentine, Edd Hammill, Douglas J. McCauley, Elizabeth M. P. Madin, Karen H. Beard, and William D. Pearse; Science Advances

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Global Patterns in Marine Sediment Carbon Stocks, Trisha B. Atwood, Andrew W. Witt, Juan Mayorga, Edd Hammill, and Enric Sala; Frontiers in Marine Science

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Harmful Algal Blooms: Dominance in Lakes and Risk for Cyanotoxin Exposure in Food Crops, Austin D. Bartos

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Evaluating the Effect of the Removal of Non-Native Trout in Two High Elevation Tributary Streams in the Intermountain West, Clint Brunson

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Do Didymosphenia Geminata Blooms Affect Fishes in the Kootenai River Basin?, Niall G. Clancy

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Protecting Endangered Species in the USA Requires Both Public and Private Land Conservation, Niall G. Clancy, John P. Draper, J. Marshall Wolf, Umarfarooq A. Abdulwahab, Maya Cassidy Pendleton, Soren Brothers, Janice Brahney, Jennifer M. Weathered, Edd Hammill, and Trisha B. Atwood; Scientific Reports

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The Utility of Environmental DNA and Species Distribution Models in Assessing the Habitat Requirements of Twelve Fish Species in Alaskan North Slope Rivers, James B. Eddings

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Visualizing Effects of Changing Base Level on Tributary Resources in Lake Powell Reservoir, Madeline Friend

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Improving Aquatic Habitat Representation in Utah Using Large Spatial Scale Environmental Datasets, Gregory C. Goodrum

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Modelling Eurasian Beaver Foraging Habitat and Dam Suitability, for Predicting the Location and Number of Dams Throughout Catchments in Great Britain, Hugh A. Graham, Alan Puttock, William W. Macfarlane, Joseph M. Wheaton, Jordan T. Gilbert, Róisín Campbell-Palmer, Mark Elliott, Martin J. Gaywood, Karen Anderson, and Richard E. Brazier; European Journal of Wildlife Research

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Measuring Channel Planform Change From Image Time Series: A Generalizable, Spatially Distributed, Probabilistic Method for Quantifying Uncertainty, Christina M. Leonard, Carl J. Legleiter, Devin M. Lea, and John C. Schmidt; Earth Surface Processes and Landforms

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An Evaluation of Arthropod Assemblages in Great Salt Lake Wetland Habitats: Differences Between Native and Invasive Vegetation and Implications for Restoration, Emily E. Leonard

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Water, Fish, and Fire: Interdisciplinary Research on Ecosystem Services and Climate Adaptation, Liana Prudencio

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Improving Our Ability to Estimate Vital Rates of Endangered Fishes on the San Juan River Using Novel Applications of PIT-Tag Technology, J. Benjamin Stout

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Potential for Managed Aquifer Recharge to Enhance Fish Habitat in a Regulated River, Robert W. Van Kirk, Bryce A. Contor, Christina N. Morrisett, Sarah E. Null, and Ashly S. Loibman; Water

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Interspecific Differences in Stressor Tolerance Drive Community-Level Changes in a Small Aquatic Ecosystem, Jennifer M. Weathered

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Greening-Induced Runoff Loss in the Western United States, Xueyan Zhang

2019

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Risk of Predation: a Critical Force Driving Habitat Quality Perception and Foraging Behavior of Granivorous Birds in a Nigerian Forest Reserve, Umarfarooq A. Abdulwahab, Samuel Temidayo Osinubi, and Jacinta Abalaka; Avian Research

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Modeling Lake Temperature Response to Climate Change in the Alaskan Arctic, Thomas Balkcom

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Timescale Dependence in River Channel Migration Measurements, Mitchell Donovan and Patrick Belmont; Earth, Surface, Processes and Landforms

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The Influence of Measurement Scale and Uncertainty on Interpretations of River Migration, Mitchell R. Donovan

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Power V. Threhsold: Near-Channel Morphology Controls Sediment Rating Curve Shape in Coastal Redwood Watersheds, Adam Caspian Nebraska Fisher

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Wildfire in the West: An Initial Analysis of Wildfire Impacts on Hydrology and Riverbed Grain Size in Relation to Salmonid Habitat, Natalie J. Gillard

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The Power of Environmental Observatories for Advancing Multidisciplinary Research, Outreach, and Decision Support: The Case of the Minnesota River Basin, K. B. Gran, C. Dolph, A. Baker, M. Bevis, S. J. Cho, J. A. Czuba, B. Dalzell, M. Danesh-Yazdi, A. T. Hansen, Sara Ann Kelly, Z. Lang, J. Schwenk, Patrick Belmont, J. C. Finlay, P. Kumar, S. Rabotyagov, G. Roehrig, Peter Wilcock, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou; Water Resources Research

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Modelling Braided River Morphodynamics Using a Particle Travel Length Framework, Alan Kasprak, James Brasington, Konrad Hafen, Richard D. Williams, and Joseph M. Wheaton; Earth Surface Dynamics

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River Hydrology, Morphology, and Dynamics in an Intensively Managed, Transient Landscape, Sara Ann Kelly

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Prioritizing Stream Barrier Removal to Maximize Connected Aquatic Habitat and Minimize Water Scarcity, Maggi Kraft, David E. Rosenberg, and Sarah E. Null; Journal of the American Water Resources Association

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Evaluation of Stream Bank Restoration to Improve Water Quality in a Semi-Arid Stream, Johnathan Neenan

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Mapping Valley Bottom Confinement at the Network Scale, Gary R. O'Brien, Joseph M. Wheaton, Kirstie Fryirs, William W. Macfarlane, Gary Brierley, Kelly Whitehead, Jordan Gilbert, and Carol Volk; Earth Surface Processes and Landforms

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Assessing Beaver Dam Dynamics in the Logan-Little Bear Watershed, Connor Penrod

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Spring Precipitation in Intermountain West Influenced by Quasi-Biennial Oscillation, Jason A. Phelps

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Abiotic and Landscape Factors Constrain Restoration Outcomes Across Spatial Scales of a Widespread Invasive Plant, Christine B. Rohal, Chad R. Cranney, and Karin M. Kettenring; Frontiers in Plant Science

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Trout Habitat in an Altered Gravel-Bed River with an Augmented Flow Regime, Jacob B. Stout

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Beavers Alter Stream Macroinvertebrate Communities in Northeastern Utah, Susan E. Washko, Brett Roper, and Trisha B. Atwood; Freshwater Biology

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Improving Lake Mixing Process Simulations in the Community Land Model by Using K Profile Parameterization, Qunhui Zhang, Jiming Jin, Xiaochun Wang, Phaedra Budy, Nick Barrett, and Sarah E. Null; Hydrology and Earth System Sciences

2018

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Sediment Dynamics in the Bear River-Mud Lake-Bear Lake System, Patrick Belmont, Mitchell Donovan, Janice Brahney, Lindsay Capito, and Zach Burgert

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Running the Cañons of the Rio Grande: Part 2 Boquillas Canyon, Texas and Coahuila, Todd L. Blythe

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Waterfall Formation at a Desert River-Reservoir Delta Isolates Endangered Fishes, Charles N. Cathcart, Casey A. Pennock, Christopher A. Cheek, Mark C. McKinstry, Peter D. MacKinnon, Mary M. Conner, and Keith B. Gido; River Research and Applications

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Supplementation and Community Involvement as Drivers of Salmon Recovery: Summer Chum Salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) Populations in Union and Tahuya Rivers, Washington, United States, Seth M. Elsen

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Historical Channel Change Caused by a Century of Flow Alteration on Sixth Water Creek and Diamond Fork River, UT, Jabari C. Jones

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High Resolution Monitoring of River Bluff Erosion Reveals Failure Mechanisms and Geomorphically Effective Flows, Sara Ann Kelly and Patrick Belmont; Water

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The Abiotic and Biotic Controls of Arctic Lake Food Webs: A Multifaceted Approach to Quantifying Trophic Structure and Function, Stephen L. Klobucar

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Beyond the 1984 Perspective: Narrow Focus on Modern Wildfire Trends Underestimates Future Risks to Water Security, Brendan P. Murphy, Larissa L. Yocom, and Patrick Belmont; Earth's Future

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An Evaluation of Bull Trout Movement Dynamics in the Walla Walla River, Courtney Newlon

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Invasive Phragmites australis Management in Great Salt Lake Wetlands: Context Dependency and Scale Effects on Vegetation and Seed Banks, Christine B. Rohal

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Evaluation of `Structure-from-Motion' from a Pole-Mounted Camera for Monitoring Geomorphic Change, Rebecca K. Rossi

2017

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Omnivorous Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Midwest Ecology and Evolution Conference (MEEC)

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Omnivorous Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Watershed Studies Institute Research Symposium

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Ecological Society of America Conference

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Sigma XI Symposium

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Intraspecific Variation and Ecosystem Function: Implications for more effective Post-Restoration Monitoring, Donald J. Benkendorf and Howard H. Whiteman; Rocky Mountain Stream Restoration Conference

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Changes in Floodplain Inundation under Non-Stationary Hydrology for an Adjustable, Alluvial River Channel, Bruce C. Call

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To What Extent Might Beaver Dam Building Buffer Water Storage Losses Associated with a Declining Snowpack?, Konrad Hafen

Restoration potential of native bulrush genotypes under reduced water availability, Rachel Nia Hager and Karin Kettenring; 2017 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

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Quantifying Riverbed Sediment Using Recreational-Grade Side Scan Sonar, Daniel Hamill

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Spatial and Temporal Variation in Brackish Wetland Seedbanks: Implications for Wetland Restoration Following Phragmites Control, Eric L. G. Hazelton, Rebekah Downard, Karin M. Kettenring, Melissa K. McCormick, and Dennis F. Whigham; Estuaries and Coasts

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Optimizing Barrier Removal to Restore Connectivity in Utah’s Weber Basin, Maggi Kraft

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Twentieth Century Channel Change of the Green River in Canyonlands National Park, Utah, Alexander E. Walker

2016

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Watershed Studies Institute Research Symposium

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf and Howard J. Whiteman; Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting

Functional trait screening of bulrushes to improve restoration of ecosystem multifunctionality in wetlands, Rachel Nia Hager and Karin Kettenring; USU Student Research Symposium

Intraspecific variation in native bulrushes as a potential driver of restoration multifunctionality, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Marty, K. Hulvey, and Karin Kettenring; 2016 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Restoring ecosystem multifunctionality in wetlands through native bulrushes, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Marty, K. Hulvey, and Karin Kettenring; Great Salt Lake Issues Forum

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Relationships between Riparian Vegetation, Hydrology, Climate and Disturbance across the Western United States, Nathaniel Hough-Snee

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A Lota lota consumption: trophic dynamics of non-native Burbot in a valuable sport fishery, Stephen L. Klobucar, W. Carl Saunders, and Phaedra Budy; Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

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The Role of a Beaver in Shaping Stream Channel Complexity and Thermal Heterogeneity in a Central Oregon Stream, Florence Consolati Machen

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Revegetation of Bulrushes Bolboschoenus Maritimus, Schoenoplectus Acutus, and S. Americanus in Great Salt Lake Wetlands: Seed Biology and Influence of Environmental Factors on Rhizomes, James Marty

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Aligning Conservation Goals and Management Objectives for Bonneville Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus Clarki Utah) in the Logan River, Utah, Harrison Mohn

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Effects of Environmental Water Rights Purchases on Dissolved Oxygen, Stream Temperature, and Fish Habitat, Nathaniel R. Mouzon

Contrasting trait responses to latitudinal climate variation in two lineages of an invasive grass, Thomas J. Mozdzer, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, C. Edward Proffitt, and Laura A. Myerson; Biological Invasions

Complex invader-ecosystem interactions and seasonality mediate the impact of non-native Phragmites on CH4 emissions, Peter Mueller, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Thomas J. Mozdzer, J. Adam Langley, Kai Jensen, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Biological Invasions

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Discharge-Suspended Sediment Relations: Near-channel Environment Controls Shape and Steepness, Land Use Controls Median and Low Flow Conditions, Angus A. Vaughan

2015

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The Effectiveness of Livestock Exclosures in the Restoration of Steelhead Onchorychus mykiss Habitat and Populations in the John Day River Basin of Eastern Oregon, Matthew Archibald

Effects of Omnivory and Size Structure on Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Murray State University Departmental Graduate Research Proposal Presentation

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Mansfield University Showcase of Student Scholarship

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Mansfield University Senior Seminar

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania University Biologists Meeting

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Using Network Models to Predict Steelhead Abundance, Middle Fork John Day, OR, Monica R. Blanchard

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Short Term Effectiveness of High Density Large Woody Debris in Asotin Creek as a Cheap and Cheerful Restoration Restoration Action, Reid Camp

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Global change accelerates carbon assimilation by a wetland ecosystem engineer, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Environmental Research Letters

Gross primary productivity of Phragmites australis under elevated CO2 and N enrichment, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer

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Effects of Environmental Water Transfers on Stream Temperatures, Logan Elmore

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A Century of Geomorphic Change of the San Rafael River and Implications for River Rehabilitation, Stephen T. Fortney

Brackish marsh methane emissions increase under Phragmites australis invasion, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Global Change Research Symposium

Phragmites australis Invasion Influences Brackish Marsh Methane Emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; 2015 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Phragmites australis invasion influences brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Leaves of Green Environmental Symposium

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Linking Form and Process in Braided Rivers Using Physical and Numerical Models, Alan Kasprak

Genetic response of Phragmites to multiple global change factors, M. K. McCormick, Thomas J. Mozdzer, I. Slette, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, and J. Patrick Megonigal; 2014 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Invading Phragmites australis stimulates methane emissions from tidal marshes, Peter Mueller, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal

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Population and Community Dynamics of Freshwater Decapods in Response to Ecological and Anthropogenic Factors in Subtropical Streams in the Caribbean, Omar Perez-Reyes

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Matching Watershed and Otolith Chemistry to Establish Natal Origin of an Endangered Desert Lake Sucker, Deanna Strohm

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Great Salt Lake Past and Present: Elevation and Salinity Changes to Utah's Great Salt Lake from Railroad Causeway Alterations, James S. White

2014

Seasonal carbon fixation by an invasive wetland grass under global change, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting

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Ecomorphological and Genetic Investigations into the Utah Lake, UT Sucker Complex with Comparisons to the Jackson Lake, WY Sucker Complex, David Cole

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An Evaluation of the Relative Performance of Diploid Versus Triploid Brook Trout with Consideration of the Influence of Lake Characteristics, Andy Dean

Carbon fixation by the invasive common reed under current and near future CO2 and nitrogen conditions, E. Geoghegan, Joshua S. Caplan, L. Brougham, Rachel Nia Hager, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Mid-Atlantic Regional Climate Symposium

Phragmites australis functional traits and carbon fixation are affected by anthropogenic climate change, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Aquatic Estuarine Research Society Meeting

Rising CO2 and N influence Phragmites australis functional traits and carbon fixation, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Society of Wetland Scientists Mid Atlantic Regional Conference

Rapid changes in genotype frequency by an invasive species in response to elevated CO2 and N, Rachel Nia Hager, M. McCormick, I. Slette, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting

Influence of Phragmites australis invasion on brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal