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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Dawn M Browning
Range Management Research
Research Physical Scientist

Phone: (575) 646-4842
Fax: (575) 646-5889
2995 KNOX STREET
LAS CRUCES, NM, 88003

Projects
MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR CONSERVATION OF WESTERN RANGELANDS
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423561
Field and Laboratory Analysis of Soil Samples for the Terrestrial Observation System of NEON
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 426632
Management Technologies for Western Rangelands
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 424317

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Emerging technological and cultural shifts advancing drylands research and management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Rango, A., Karl, J.W., Laney, C., Vivoni, E., Tweedie, C. 2015. Emerging technological and cultural shifts advancing drylands research and management. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13:52-60.
Cross-scale perspectives on patterns and environmental cues driving plant phenology in an arid upland grassland - (Abstract Only) - (20-Apr-14)
Spatial patterns of grassland-shrubland state transitions: a 74-year record on grazed and protected areas Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Franklin, J., Archer, S.R., Gillan, J., Guertin, D. 2014. Spatial patterns of grassland-shrubland state transitions: a 74-year record on grazed and protected areas. Ecological Applications. 24:1421-1433.
The landscape of fear: The missing link to understand top-down and bottom-up controls of prey abundance? Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laundre, J.W., Hernandez, L., Lopez Medina, P., Campanella, A., Lopez-Portilla, J., Gonzales-Romero, A., Grajales-Tam, K.M., Burke, A.M., Gronemeyer, P., Browning, D.M. 2014. The landscape of fear: The missing link to understand top-down and bottom-up controls of prey abundance? Ecology. 95(5):1141-1152.
Mechanisms of grass response in grasslands and shrublands during dry or wet periods Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Yao, J., Browning, D.M., Rango, A. 2014. Mechanisms of grass response in grasslands and shrublands during dry or wet periods. Oecologia. 174:1323-1334.
Integrating phenology and patterns in spatial autocorrelation to delineate perennial grass cover using Landsat: A case study in a southwestern U.S. arid ecosystem - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-13)
Vegetation index differencing for broad-scale assessment of productivity under prolonged drought and sequential high rainfall conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Steele, C. 2013. Vegetation index differencing for broad-scale assessment of productivity under prolonged drought and sequential high rainfall conditions. Remote Sensing. 5:327-341.
Deciphering landscape complexity to predict (non)linear responses to extreme climatic events - (Abstract Only)
Peters, D.C., Yao, J., Browning, D.M., Duniway, M., Huang, H., Rango, A., Peters, S. 2012. Deciphering landscape complexity to predict (non)linear responses to extreme climatic events [abstract]. 2012 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union. December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, CA. Paper No. H54D-04.
A strategy for rangeland management based on best available knowledge and information Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karl, J.W., Herrick, J.E., Browning, D.M. 2012. A strategy for rangeland management based on best available knowledge and information. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 65:638-646.
Cross-scale interactions drive ecosystem responses to precipitation in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Pillsbury, F.C., Peters, D.C., Browning, D.M., Duniway, M.C. 2012. Cross-scale interactions drive ecosystem responses to precipitation in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. 97th Ecological Society of America Meeting, August 5-10, 2012, Portland, OR. COS 186-2.
Comparing phenology of Chihuahuan desert perennial grasses and shrubs between normal and below-average precipitation years - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Mattocks, M.M. 2012. Comparing phenology of Chihuahuan desert perennial grasses and shrubs between normal and below-average precipitation years [abstract]. 97th Ecological Society of America Meeting, August 5-10, 2012, Portland, Oregon. PS 92-59.
Phenological patterns of Chihuahuan desert perennial grasses and shrubs in normal and below-average precipitation years - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Mattocks, M.M. 2012. Phenological patterns of Chihuahuan desert perennial grasses and shrubs in normal and below-average precipitation years [abstract]. 6th Annual Phenology Research and Observations of Southwest Ecosystems (PROSE) Symposium, March 19, 2012, Tucson, Arizona.
Cross-scale interactions, legacies, and spatial connectivity: integrating time and space to predict post-disturbance response across scales - (Abstract Only) - (21-Nov-11)
Hierarchical analysis of vegetation dynamics over 71 years: Soil-rainfall interactions in a Chihuahuan Desert ecosystem - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Duniway, M.C., Laliberte, A.S., Rango, A. 2012. Hierarchical analysis of vegetation dynamics over 71 years: Soil-rainfall interactions in a Chihuahuan Desert ecosystem. Ecological Applications. 22:909-926.
Ecohydrology of petrocalcic horizons: water storage, ecological potential, and hydrologic models Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Duniway, M.C., Herrick, J.E., Monger, H.C., Browning, D.M., Snyder, K.A., Peters, D.C. 2011. Ecohydrology of petrocalcic horizons: water storage, ecological potential, and hydrologic models [abstract]. Ecological Society of America (ESA). p. 00547-7.
A comparison of three feature selection methods for object-based classification of sub-decimeter resolution UltraCam-L imagery Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laliberte, A.S., Browning, D.M., Rango, A. 2012. A comparison of three feature selection methods for object-based classification of sub-decimeter resolution UltraCam-L imagery. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 15:70-78.
Patterns in reproductive phenology for dryland grasses and shrubs from 1993 to 2010 in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Anderson, J.P., Peters, D.C. 2011. Patterns in reproductive phenology for dryland grasses and shrubs from 1993 to 2010 in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. 96th ESA Annual Meeting, August 7-12, 2011, Austin, Texas. COS 2-7.
Multiscale drivers of spatially variable grass production and loss in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Pillsbury, F.C., Peters, D.C., Yao, J., Okin, G.S., Browning, D.M., Gronemeyer, M. 2011. Multiscale drivers of spatially variable grass production and loss in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. 96th ESA Annual Meeting, August 7-12, 2011, Austin, Texas. PS 8-96.
Digital soil mapping in the absence of field training data: A case study using terrain attributes and semiautomated soil signature derivation to distinguish ecological potential Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Duniway, M.C. 2011. Digital soil mapping in the absence of field training data: A case study using terrain attributes and semiautomated soil signature derivation to distinguish ecological potential. Applied and Environmental Soil Science. 2011, Article ID 421904:1-12.
Protection from livestock fails to deter shrub proliferation in a desert landscape with a history of heavy grazing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Archer, S.R. 2011. Protection from livestock fails to deter shrub proliferation in a desert landscape with a history of heavy grazing. Ecological Applications. 21(5):1629-1642.
Change detection using 75-year aerial photo and satellite data sets, inexpensive means to obtain 6 cm resolution data, and developing opportunities for community-oriented remote sensing through photography - (Abstract Only)
Rango, A., Laliberte, A.S., Winters, C.D., Steele, C.M., Browning, D.M. 2010. Change detection using 75-year aerial photo and satellite data sets, inexpensive means to obtain 6 cm resolution data, and developing opportunities for community-oriented remote sensing through photography [abstract]. 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, California. IN33B-1310.
Field validation of biomass retrieved from Landsat for rangeland assessment and monitoring - (Proceedings)
Browning, D.M., Peters, D.C., Steele, C., Rango, A. 2010. Field validation of biomass retrieved from Landsat for rangeland assessment and monitoring [abstract]. 2010 International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, July 25-30, 2010, Honolulu, HI. TH3.L05.1.
Rangeland resource assessment, monitoring, and management using unmanned aerial vehicle-based remote sensing - (Proceedings)
Rango, A., Laliberte, A., Havstad, K.M., Winters, C.D., Steele, C., Browning, D.M. 2010. Rangeland resource assessment, monitoring, and management using unmanned aerial vehicle-based remote sensing. IEEE IGARSS Annual Proceedings, July 25-30, 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Temporal dynamics of shrub proliferation: Linking patches to landscapes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Laliberte, A.S., Rango, A. 2011. Temporal dynamics of shrub proliferation: Linking patches to landscapes. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. 25(6):913-930.
Bridging field observations and remotely sensed assessments of land surface phenology in the arid southwestern U.S. - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Rango, A., Anderson, J., Peters, D.C. 2010. Bridging field observations and remotely sensed assessments of land surface phenology in the arid southwestern U.S. [abstract]. 95th Ecological Society of America Meeting, August 1-6, 2010, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PS 9-74.
Hierarchical object-based classification of ultra-high-resolution digital mapping camera (DMC) imagery for rangeland mapping and assessment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laliberte, A.S., Browning, D.M., Herrick, J.E., Gronemeyer, P. 2010. Hierarchical object-based classification of ultra-high-resolution digital mapping camera (DMC) imagery for rangeland mapping and assessment. Journal of Spatial Science. 55(1):101-115.
Feature selection methods for object-based classification of sub-decimeter resolution digital aerial imagery - (Proceedings)
Laliberte, A.S., Browning, D.M., Rango, A. 2010. Feature selection methods for object-based classification of sub-decimeter resolution digital aerial imagery. Proceedings of GEOBIA 2010 Conference, June 29-July 2, 2010, Ghent, Belgium. Vol. XXXVIII-4/C7.
Object-based classification of hyperspatial digital mapping camera (DMC) imagery for potential integration into the National Resource Inventory (NRI) of grazing lands - (Abstract Only)
Laliberte, A.S., Browning, D.M., Herrick, J.E., Gronemeyer, P. 2010. Object-based classification of hyperspatial digital mapping camera (DMC) imagery for potential integration into the National Resource Inventory (NRI) of grazing lands [abstract]. American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) Annual Conference, April 26-30,2010, San Diego, CA.
Species–specific contributions to moderate resolution vegetation indices derived from sub-decimeter aerial photography – Prospects for phenological monitoring - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Laliberte, A.S., Rango, A. 2010. Species–specific contributions to moderate resolution vegetation indices derived from sub-decimeter aerial photography – Prospects for phenological monitoring [abstract]. American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Proceedings, April 26-30, 2010, San Diego, California. CDROM.
Prospects for phenological monitoring in an arid southwestern U.S. rangeland using field observations with hyperspatial and moderate resolution imagery - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Laliberte, A.S., Rango, A., Herrick, J.E. 2009. Prospects for phenological monitoring in an arid southwestern U.S. rangeland using field observations with hyperspatial and moderate resolution imagery [abstract]. 2009 American Geophysical Union meetings, December 14-18, 2009, San Francisco, California. B43C-0392.
Prospects for phenological monitoring in an arid southwestern U.S. rangeland using field observations with hyperspatial and moderate resolution imagery - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Laliberte, A., Rango, A., Herrick, J.E. 2009. Prospects for phenological monitoring in an arid southwestern U.S. rangeland using field observations with hyperspatial and moderate resolution imagery [abstract]. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14-18, 2009. p. B43C-0392.
Unmanned aerial vehicle-based remote sensing for rangeland assessment, monitoring, and management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rango, A., Laliberte, A., Herrick, J.E., Winters, C., Havstad, K.M., Steele, C., Browning, D.M. 2009. Unmanned aerial vehicle-based remote sensing for rangeland assessment, monitoring, and management. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS). 3(1):033542.
Does woody plant encroachment increase ecosystem carbon stocks? - (Abstract Only)
Archer, S.R., Throop, H.L., Browning, D.M., Predick, K. 2009. Does woody plant encroachment increase ecosystem carbon stocks? [abstract]. Ecological Society of America 94th Annual Meeting, August 2-7, 2009, Albuquerque, New Mexico. PS 46-59.
Does livestock grazing influence spatial patterns of woody plant proliferation? - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Archer, S.R., Franklin, J., Guertin, D. 2009. Does livestock grazing influence spatial patterns of woody plant proliferation [abstract]? Ecological Society of America, 94th Annual Meeting, August 2-8, 2009, Albuquerque, New Mexico. COS 127-10.
Field validation of 1930s aerial photography: What are we missing? Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Archer, S.R., Byrne, A.T. 2009. Field validation of 1930s aerial photography: What are we missing? Journal of Arid Environments. 73:844-853.
Grazing effect on woody plant recruitment in a Sonoran Desert grassland across space and time - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Franklin, J., Archer, S. 2009. Grazing effect on woody plant recruitment in a Sonoran Desert grassland across space and time [abstract]. US-International Association for Landscape Ecology, April 12-16, 2009, Snowbird, Utah. CDROM.
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