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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

JUSTIN D.. DERNER

SUPERVISORY RESEARCH RANGELAND MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Evaluating plant biodiversity measurements and exotic species detection in National Resources Inventory Sampling protocols using examples from the Northern Great Plains of the USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toledo, D.N., Sanderson, M.A., Johnson, H.A., Reeves, J.L., Derner, J.D., Vermeire, L.T., Hendrickson, J.R. 2014. Evaluating plant biodiversity measurements and exotic species detection in National Resources Inventory Sampling protocols using examples from the Northern Great Plains of the USA. Ecological Indicators. 46:149-155.
Modeling weather and stocking rate threshold effects on forage and steer production in northern mixed-grass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fang, Q.X., Andales, A.A., Derner, J.D., Ahuja, L.R., Ma, L., Bartling, P.N., Reeves, J.L. 2014. Modeling weather and stocking rate threshold effects on forage and steer production in northern mixed-grass prairie. Agricultural Systems. doi:10.1016/j.agsy.2014.05.011.
Characteristics of burns conducted under modified prescriptions to mitigate limited fuels in a semi-arid grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D., Smith, D.P. 2014. Characteristics of burns conducted under modified prescriptions to mitigate limited fuels in a semi-arid grassland. Fire Ecology. 10(2):36-47.
Community responses of arthropods to a range of traditional and manipulated grazing in shortgrass steppe Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Newbold, S.T., Stapp, P., Levansailor, K.E., Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K. 2014. Community responses of arthropods to a range of traditional and manipulated grazing in shortgrass steppe. Environmental Entomology. 43(3):556-568.
Prescribed fire, soil nitrogen dynamics, and plant responses in a semiarid grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Brewer, P., Blumenthal, D.M., Derner, J.D., Von Fischer, J. 2014. Prescribed fire, soil nitrogen dynamics, and plant responses in a semiarid grassland. Journal of Arid Environments. 104:59-66.
Impacts of climate change drivers on C4 grassland productivity: Scaling driver effects through the plant community Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Derner, J.D., Jackson, R.B., Wilsey, B.J., Fay, P.A. 2014. Impacts of climate change drivers on C4 grassland productivity: Scaling driver effects through the plant community. Journal of Experimental Botany. 65(13):3415-3424.
Western land managers will need all available tools for adapting to climate change, including grazing: A critique of Beschta et al Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Svejcar, A.J., Boyd, C.S., Davies, K.W., Madsen, M.D., Bates, J.D., Sheley, R.L., Marlow, C., Bohnert, D., Borman, M., Mata-Gonzalez, R., Buckhouse, J., Stringham, T., Perryman, B., Swanson, S., Tate, K., George, M., Ruyle, G., Roundy, B., Call, C., Jensen, K.B., Launchbaugh, K., Gearhart, A., Vermeire, L.T., Tanaka, J., Derner, J.D., Frasier, G.W., Havstad, K.M. 2014. Western land managers will need all available tools for adapting to climate change, including grazing: A critique of Beschta et al. Environmental Management. 53:1035-1038. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-013-0218-2.
Commentary: A critical assessment of the policy endorsement for holistic management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Briske, D.D., Derner, J.D., Huntsinger, L., Ash, A.J. 2014. Commentary: A critical assessment of the policy endorsement for holistic management. Agricultural Systems. 125:50-53.
Plant and soil consequences of shrub management in a big sagebrush-dominated rangeland ecosystem Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Schuman, G.E., Follett, R.F., Vance, G. 2014. Plant and soil consequences of shrub management in a big sagebrush-dominated rangeland ecosystem. Environment and Natural Resources Research. 4(1):19-30.
Seasonal weather influences on yearling beef steer production in C3-dominated Northern Great Plains rangeland Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reeves, J.L., Derner, J.D., Sanderson, M.A., Hendrickson, J.R., Kronberg, S.L., Petersen, M.K., Vermeire, L.T. 2013. Seasonal weather influences on yearling beef steer production in C3-dominated Northern Great Plains rangeland. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 183:110-117.
Controls over the strength and timing of fire-grazer interactions in semiarid rangeland Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2014. Controls over the strength and timing of fire-grazer interactions in semiarid rangeland. Journal of Applied Ecology. 51:242-250.
Seasonal weather influences on yearling steer beef production in C3-dominated Northern Great Plains rangeland - (Abstract Only) - (19-Aug-13)
Seasonal temperature and precipitation effects on cow-calf production in northern mixed-grass prairie - (Abstract Only) - (19-Aug-13)
Do environmental variables influence overnight weight loss of yearling steers in semiarid rangelands? - (Abstract Only) - (17-Aug-13)
Conservation program participation and adaptive rangeland decision-making Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lubell, M.N., Cutts, B.B., Roche, L.M., Hamilton, M., Derner, J.D., Kachergis, E.J., Tate, K.W. 2013. Conservation program participation and adaptive rangeland decision-making. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66:609-620.
Rangeland management strategies for adapting to climatic variability: Enhancing the positive and mitigating the negative effects - (Abstract Only) - (15-May-13)
Seasonal temperature and precipitation effects on cow-calf production in northern mixed-grass prairie Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reeves, J.L., Derner, J.D., Sanderson, M.A., Petersen, M.K., Vermeire, L.T., Hendrickson, J.R., Kronberg, S.L. 2013. Seasonal temperature and precipitation effects on cow-calf production in northern mixed-grass prairie. Livestock Science. 155:355-363.
Ranchers responding to drought - (Popular Publication)
Mealor, R., Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Roche, L., Tate, K., Lubell, M. 2013. Ranchers responding to drought. Wyoming Livestock Roundup. Vol. 24, #48.
Disproportionate effects of non-colonial small herbivores on structure and diversity of grassland dominated by large herbivores Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rebollo, S., Milchunas, D., Stapp, P., Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2013. Disproportionate effects of non-colonial small herbivores on structure and diversity of grassland dominated by large herbivores. Oikos. 122:1757-1767.
Assessing herbivore foraging behavior with GPS collars in a semiarid grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2013. Assessing herbivore foraging behavior with GPS collars in a semiarid grassland. Sensors. 13:3711-3723.
Temperature and precipitation affect steer weight gains differentially by stocking rate in northern mixed-grass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reeves, J.L., Derner, J.D., Sanderson, M.A., Peterson, M.L., Vermeire, L.T., Hendrickson, J.R., Kronberg, S.L. 2013. Temperature and precipitation affect steer weight gains differentially by stocking rate in northern mixed-grass prairie. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66(4):438-444.
Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: Natural resource goals, management practices and information sources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Roche, L.M., Tate, K.W., Lubell, M., Mealor, R., Magagna, J. 2013. Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: Natural resource goals, management practices and information sources. Natural Resources. 4:45-54.
Rangeland decision-making in Wyoming - (Popular Publication)
Mealor, R., Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Roche, L., Tate, K., Lubell, M., Magagna, J. 2013. Rangeland decision-making in Wyoming. Wyoming Livestock Roundup. Vol 24, #36.
Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: natural resource goals, management practices and information sources - (Abstract Only)
Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Roche, L., Tate, K., Lubell, M., Mealor, R., Magagna, J. 2013. Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: natural resource goals, management practices and information sources. In: Proceedings Society for Range Management Strategic grazing management for complex adaptive systems. November 29-30, 2012. p. 3.
Bridging the management-science partnership gap: Adaptive grazing management experiment in shortgrass steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Briske, D., Fernandez-Gimenez, M., Tate, K.W., Kachergis, E.J., Roche, L. 2013. Bridging the management-science partnership gap: Adaptive grazing management experiment in shortgrass steppe. In: Proceedings Today's rangeland management: Integrating science, practices, partnerships and policy symposium, 8th annual California rangeland conservation consortium, January 2013. p. 2.
Adaptive grazing management experiment: The new frontier of grazing management - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Briske, D.D., Fernandez-Gimenez, M., Tate, K.W., Kachergis, E.J., Roche, L.M. 2012. Adaptive grazing management experiment: The new frontier of grazing management. In: Proceedings Strategic grazing management for complex adaptive systems. Society for Range Management, 29-30 November 2012. p. 22.
Rangeland management for multiple outcomes: Explicity integrating ecosystem services into management models - (Abstract Only)
Roche, L., O'Geen, A.T., Eviner, V., Derner, J.D., Tate, K.W. 2012. Rangeland management for multiple outcomes: Explicity integrating ecosystem services into management models. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No 157.
Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: natural resource goals, management practices and information sources - (Abstract Only)
Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Mealor, R., Magagna, J., Tate, K., Lubell, M., Eviner, V., Roche, L. 2012. Characterizing Wyoming ranching operations: natural resource goals, management practices and information sources. In: Proceedings Strategic grazing management for complex adaptive systems. Society for Range Management, 29-30 November 2012. p. 25.
Spatial redistribution of nitrogen by cattle in semiarid rangeland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Milchunas, D.G., Derner, J.D. 2013. Spatial redistribution of nitrogen by cattle in semiarid rangeland. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66:56-62.
Managing for ecosystem services and livestock production: Are there tradeoffs? - (Proceedings)
Derner, J.D. 2012. Managing for ecosystem services and livestock production: Are there tradeoffs?. In: P. Murray, (ed.). Proc: 2012 Nebraska Grazing Conference. p. 16-20.
Opportunities for increasing utility of models for rangeland management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Ascough II, J.C., Ahuja, L.R. 2012. Opportunities for increasing utility of models for rangeland management. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 65(6):623-631.
Rancher participation in conservation easements: Survey results from California - (Abstract Only) - (19-Apr-12)
Cattle as ecosystem engineers: New grazing management enhances rangeland biodiversity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Kachergis, E.J. 2014. Cattle as ecosystem engineers: New grazing management enhances rangeland biodiversity. Western Confluence. Winter 2014:10-13.
Tiller organization within the tussock grass Schizachyrium scoparium: A field assessment of competition-cooperation tradeoffs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Briske, D.D., Polley, H.W. 2012. Tiller organization within the tussock grass Schizachyrium scoparium: A field assessment of competition-cooperation tradeoffs. Botany. 90:669-677.
What can the rangeland decision-making survey do for you? - (Popular Publication)
Kachergis, E.J., Derner, J.D., Magagna, J., Olsen, K. 2012. What can the rangeland decision-making survey do for you?. Wyoming Livestock Roundup. 127:12-13.
Development and evaluation of the carbon-nitrogen cycle module for the GPFARM-Range model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Qi, Z., Bartling, P.N., Ahuja, L.R., Derner, J.D., Dunn, G.H., Ma, L. 2012. Development and evaluation of the carbon-nitrogen cycle module for the GPFARM-Range model. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 83:1-10.
Response to Barnes et al. Letter to the Editor (reference to Bracy Knight et al. 2011 paper in Rangelands) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toombs, T.P., Derner, J.D., Knight, B.K. 2012. Response to Barnes et al. Letter to the Editor (reference to Bracy Knight et al. 2011 paper in Rangelands). Rangelands. 34(1):40-41.
Parameterization of the GPFARM-Range model for simulating rangeland productivity - (Book / Chapter)
Adiku, S.K., Ahuja, L.R., Dunn, G.H., Derner, J.D., Andales, A.A., Garcia, L., Bartling, P.N. 2011. Parameterization of the GPFARM-Range model for simulating rangeland productivity. In Ahuja, L.R., Ma, L. editors. Methods of Introducing System Models into Agricultural Research. Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America. p.209-222.
Fall and winter forage characteristics on 15 perennial range grass species - (Abstract Only)
Jensen, K.B., Derner, J.D., Staub, J.E., Rigby, C.W., Waldron, B.L. 2012. Fall and winter forage characteristics on 15 perennial range grass species. Abstract #23. Society for Range Management 65th Annual Meetings, Spokane, WA. Jan. 28-Feb. 5, 2012.
Rangeland Research Roundup - October 2011 - (Popular Publication) - (15-Sep-11)
Carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas fluxes in agriculture: Challenges and opportunities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, R.F., Mooney, S., Morgan, J.A., Paustian, K., Allen Jr, L.H., Archibeque, S., Del Grosso, S.J., Derner, J.D., Dijkstra, F., Franzluebbers, A.J., Kurkalova, L., Mccarl, B., Ogle, S., Parton, W., Petersen, J., G. Philip, R., Schoeneberger, M., West, T., Williams, J. 2011. Carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas fluxes in agriculture: Challenges and opportunities. Council for Agricultural Science and Technology Issue Paper. 112 p.
Differential relationships of livestock production and seasonal precipitation for three grazing intensities in shortgrass steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Milchunas, D. 2012. Differential relationships of livestock production and seasonal precipitation for three grazing intensities in shortgrass steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0080.
Brush management effects on soil carbon sequestration in sagebrush-dominated rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Vance, G.F., Schuman, G.E., Follett, R.F. 2011. Brush management effects on soil carbon sequestration in sagebrush-dominated rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0078.
Grazing intensity and spatial heterogeneity in bare soil in a grazing-resistant grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E., Derner, J.D. 2012. Grazing intensity and spatial heterogeneity in bare soil in a grazing-resistant grassland. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 65:39-46.
Rangeland sequestration potential assessment (Final Report) - (Government Publication)
Spangler, L., Vance, G.F., Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2011. Rangeland sequestration potential assessment (Final Report). Acarology International Congress Proceedings. DOE: DE-FC26-05NT42587.
Disturbance regimes and mountain plovers in shortgrass steppe: Large herbivore grazing does not substitute for prairie dog grazing or fire Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2012. Disturbance regimes and mountain plover habitat in shorgrass steppe: Large herbivore grazing does not substitute for prairie dog grazing or fire. Journal of Wildlife Management. 76(4):721-728.
Rangeland Research Roundup -1 - (Popular Publication)
Derner, J.D. 2011. Rangeland Research Roundup -1. Cow Country. Summer 2011.
Linaria dalmatica invades south-facing slopes and less grazed areas in grazing-tolerant mixed-grass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blumenthal, D.M., Norton, A.P., Cox, S.E., Hardy, E.M., Liston, G.E., Kennaway, L., Booth, D.T., Derner, J.D. 2011. Linaria dalmatica invades south-facing slopes and less grazed areas in grazing-tolerant mixed-grass prairie. Biological Invasions. 14:395-404.
Soil Carbon dynamics and rangeland management - (Book / Chapter)
Derner, J.D., Jin, V.L. 2012. Soil Carbon dynamics and rangeland management. In: Liebig, M.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., and Follett, R.F. (eds.). Managing agricultural greenhouse gases: Coordinated agricultural research through GraceNet to address our changing climate. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Academic Press. Book Chapter. p. 79-92.
An evidence-based assessment of prescribed grazing practices - (Book / Chapter)
Briske, D.D., Derner, J.D., Milchunas, D.G., Tate, K. 2011. An evidence-based assessment of prescribed grazing practices. Book Chapter. In: D.D. Briske (ed.). Conservation benefits of rangeland practices: Assessment, recommendations, and Knowledge Gaps. United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Research Service. pp. 21-74.
The conservation-production interface in rangelands: Acknowledging tradeoffs and moving towards win-win solutions - (Abstract Only)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2011. The conservation-production interface in rangelands: Acknowledging tradeoffs and moving towards win-win solutions. Ecological Society of America Annual conference, Austin, TX, August, 2011. Abstract.
Origin, persistence, and resolution of the rotational grazing debate: Integrating human dimensions into rangeland research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Briske, D.D., Sayre, N., Huntsinger, L., Fernandez-Gimenez, M., Budd, B., Derner, J.D. 2011. Origin, persistence, and resolution of the rotational grazing debate: Integrating human dimensions into rangeland research. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 64(4):325-334.
Decreasing precipitation variability does not elicit major aboveground biomass or plant diversity responses in a mesic rangeland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hickman, K.R., Polley, H.W. 2011. Decreasing precipitation variability does not elicit major aboveground biomass or plant diversity responses in a mesic rangeland. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 64(4):352-357.
Climate change mitigation and adaptation in rangelands - (Proceedings) - (30-Jan-11)
Cross-fencing on private US rangelands: Financial costs and producer risks - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bracey-Knight, K., Toombs, T.P., Derner, J.D. 2011. Cross-fencing on private US rangelands: Financial costs and producer risks. Rangelands. 33(2):41-44.
Time scales of biogeochemical and organismal responses to individual precipitation events - (Abstract Only) - (15-Sep-10)
Ecological sites: Organizational tool for outcome-based land management - (Abstract Only) - (02-Sep-10)
A historical perspective on the development of the ecological site concept - (Abstract Only) - (02-Sep-10)
Is livestock production for the birds?: Linking grazing management and grassland brds in North America shortgrass steppe and mixed-grass prairie - (Abstract Only) - (02-Sep-10)
Stocking rate effects on spatial heterogeneity in vegetation cover in a grazing-resistant grassland - (Abstract Only) - (02-Sep-10)
Managing rangelands for multiple ecosystem services: Beyond Bement (1969) - (Abstract Only) - (01-Sep-10)
Integrating dynamic soil and vegetation properties into ecosystem service-based state and transition models to guide rangeland management - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-10)
Patch burn grazing management and grassland bird habitat in shortgrass steppe - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-10)
Managing for Biodiversity and Livestock: A Scale-Dependent Approach for Promoting Vegetation Heterogenity in Western Great Plains Grasslands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toombs, T.P., Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Krueger, B., Gallagher, S. 2010. Managing for Biodiversity and Livestock: A Scale-Dependent Approach for Promoting Vegetation Heterogenity in Western Great Plans Rangelands. Rangelands. 32(3):10-15.
Large animal grazing and temporal patterns in ecosystem services - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J. 2010. Large animal grazing and temporal patterns in ecosystem services. Proceedings of the 95th Ecological Society of America annual meeting. Abstract #00S28-3.
Effects of Grazing Pressure on Efficiency of Grazing on North American Great Plains Rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smart, A.J., Derner, J.D., Hendrickson, J.R., Dunn, B.H., Mousel, E.M., Johnson, P.S., Gates, R.N., Sedivec, K.K., Harmoney, K.R., Volesky, J.D. 2010. Effects of Grazing Pressure on Efficiency of Grazing on North American Great Plains Rangelands. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63:397-406.
Prescribed Fire, Grazing and Herbaceous Plant Production in Shortgrass Steppe Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D., Milchunas, D.G. 2010. Prescribed Fire, Grazing and Herbaceous Plant Production in Shortgrass Steppe. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 63(3):317-323.
Rotational grazing systems and grazing management research: Mapping the future - (Proceedings)
Brown, J., Derner, J.D., Dobrowolski, J., Havstad, K.M. 2009. Rotational grazing systems and grazing management research: Mapping the future. Proceedings of the 4th National Conference on Grazing Lands and the Society for Range Management, December 13-16, 2009, Sparks, Nevada. CDROM.
Livestock and vegetation responses to stocking rate and grazing system - (Proceedings)
Derner, J.D. 2009. Livestock and vegetation responses to stocking rate and grazing system. In: Range Beef Cow Symposium XXI Proceedings. Casper, WY. p. 89.
Influence of grazing on rangeland soil carbon: State of the science - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D. 2010. Influence of grazing on rangeland soil carbon: State of the science. In: Proceedings of the annual Society for Range Management and Weed Science Society of America joint meeting "Working landscapes, providing for the future." Abstract # SYM-187. p. 844.
Carbon sequestration in agricultural lands of the United States Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Morgan, J.A., Follett, R.F., Allen Jr, L.H., Del Grosso, S.J., Derner, J.D., Dijkstra, F.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., Fry, R., Paustian, K., Schoeneberger, M.M. 2010. Carbon sequestration in agricultural lands of the United States. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 65(1):6A-13A.
Interactive Effects of Fire and Grazing in Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Augustine, D.J., Derner, J.D. 2009. Interactive Effects of Fire and Grazing in Shortgrass Steppe. In: Proceedings of the Society of Range Management and Weed Science Society of America joint annual meeting, "Working landscapes, providing for the future." Abstract PC-92. p. 92.
Livestock Responses to Complementary Forages in Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2010. Livestock Responses to Complementary Forages in Shortgrass Steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts P A-52.
Thinning Treatments of Big Sagebrush in Western Wyoming: Shrub and Grass Responses - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Burgin, M., Vance, G., Schuman, G.E. 2010. Thinning Treatments of Big Sagebrush in Western Wyoming: Shrub and Grass Responses. In: Proceedings of the Society of Range Management and Weed Science Society of America joint annual meeting, "Working landscapes, providing for the future." Abstract PC-76. p. 292.
Relationships Between Visual Obstruction and Aboveground Biomass in Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J. 2010. Relationships Between Visual Obstruction and Aboveground Biomass in Shortgrass Steppe. In: Proceedings of the Society of Range Management and Weed Science Society of America joint annual meeting, "Working landscapes, providing for the future." Abstract PC-20. p. 316.
Grazing Intensity Does Not Affect Plant Diversity in Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hickman, K.R. 2010. Grazing Intensity Does Not Affect Plant Diversity in Shortgrass Steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts P C-92.
Plant Diversity: Effects of Grazing System and Stocking Rate in Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hickman, K. 2010. Plant Diversity: Effects of Grazing System and Stocking Rate in Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts P C-91.
Livestock responses to complementary forages in shortgrass steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2010. Livestock responses to complementary forages in shortgrass steppe. Great Plains Research. 20(2):223-228.
Small Mammal and Plant Community Responses to Mechanical Disturbance and Rest in Wyoming Big Sagebrush Grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Borchgrevink, M.B., Derner, J.D., Weston, T.R., Olson, R.A., Schuman, G.E., Hess, B.W. 2010. Small mammal and plant community responses to mechanical disturbance and rest in Wyoming big sagebrush grassland. Arid Land Research and Management. 24:57-67.
Supporting Evidence for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture - (Book / Chapter)
Dumanksi, J., Desjardins, R.L., Lal, R., De Freitas, P.L., Landers, J.N., Gerber, P., Steinfeld, H., Verchot, L., Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2010. Supporting Evidence for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture. In: Stigter, K. (ed.), Applied Agrometeorology. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany. pp 1101. Book Chapter.
Strategies and Economics for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture - (Book / Chapter)
Dumanski, J., Desjardins, R.L., Lal, R., De Freitas, P.L., Landers, J.N., Gerber, P., Steinfeld, H., Verchot, L., Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2010. Strategies and Economics for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture. In: Stigter, K. (ed.), Applied Agrometeorology. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany. pp 1101. Book Chapter.
Global Ppotentials for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture - (Book / Chapter)
Dumanski, J., Desjardins, R.L., Lal, R., De Freitas, P.L., Landers, J.N., Gerber, P., Steinfeld, H., Verchot, L., Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2010. Global Ppotentials for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Agriculture. In: Stigter, K. (ed.), Applied Agrometeorology. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany. pp 1101. Book Chapter.
Response of the shortgrass steppe plant community to fire Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scheintaub, M., Derner, J.D., Kelly, E.F., Knapp, A.K. 2009. Response of the shortgrass steppe plant community to fire. Journal of Arid Environments. 73:1136-1143.
Carbon sequestration in the agricultural lands of the United States - (Other)
Morgan, J.A., Follett, R.F., Allen Jr, L.H., Del Grosso, S.J., Derner, J.D., Dijkstra, F.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., Fry, R., Mccarl, B.A., Mooney, S., Paustian, K., Schoeneberger, M. 2009. Carbon sequestration in the agricultural lands of the United States. Technical Report. pp. 72. 2009.
Pgn Prescribed Burn Research Summary - (Popular Publication)
Augustine, D.J., Milchunas, D.G., Derner, J.D. 2009. PNG Prescribed Burn Research Summary. Pawnee National Grassland Range Bulletin 10:1.
Infection of Melanoplus Sanguinipes Grasshoppers Following Ingestion of Rangeland Plant Species Harboring Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Drolet, B.S., Stuart, M.A., Derner, J.D. 2009. Infection of Melanoplus Sanguinipes Grasshoppers Following Ingestion of Rangeland Plant Species Harboring Vesicular Stomatitis Virus. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 75(10):3029-3033.
Root Responses Along a Subambient to Elevated CO2 Gradient in a C3-C4 Grassland Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, L.J., Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W., Gordon, W.S., Eissenstat, D.M., Jackson, R.B. 2009. Root Responses Along a Subambient to Elevated CO2 Gradient in a C3-C4 Grassland. Global Change Biology. 16:454-468.
Conservation Grazing Management - (Popular Publication)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Lauenroth, W. 2009. Conservation Grazing Management. Cow Country 139(1):10-11.
Livestock as Ecosystem Engineers for Grassland Bird Habitat in the Western Great Plains of North America Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K., Stapp, P., Augustine, D.J. 2009. Livestock as Ecosystem Engineers for Grassland Bird Habitat in the Western Great Plains of North America. Rangeland Ecology and Management 62(2):111-118.
Plant interspaces resulting from contrasting grazing management in northern mixed-grass prairie:Implications for ecosystem function Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Whitman, A.J. 2008. Plant interspaces resulting from contrasting grazing management in northern mixed-grass prairie:Implications for ecosystem function. Rangeland Ecology and Management 62(1):83-88.
Does Repeated Intensive Defoliation Influence Cool- and Warm-Season Plant Cover in Shortgrass Steppe and Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie? - (Abstract Only)
Lafantasie, J.J., Derner, J.D., Enloe, S.F. 2009. Does Repeated Intensive Defoliation Influence Cool- and Warm-Season Plant Cover in Shortgrass Steppe and Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie?. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 65-7.
Relationship Between Forage Allowance and Grazing Efficiency in the Great Plains: Implications for Managing Rangelands for Both Livestock Production and Desired Ecosystem Goods and Services - (Abstract Only)
Smart, A.J., Derner, J.D., Dunn, B.H., Mousel, E.M., Gates, R.N., Sedivec, K.K., Harmoney, K.R., Volesky, J.D., Gillen, R.L., Hendrickson, J.R. 2008. Relationship Between Forage Allowance and Grazing Efficiency in the Great Plains: Implications for Managing Rangelands for Both Livestock Production and Desired Ecosystem Goods and Services. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 65-2.
Assessment of Prescribed Grazing as a Conservation Practice - (Abstract Only)
Briske, D.D., Derner, J.D., Milchunas, D.G., Tate, K.W. 2009. Assessment of Prescribed Grazing as a Conservation Practice. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 11-2.
Experimental Evidence for Grazing System Research: What Does it Tell Us? - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Briske, D.D., Milchunas, D.G., Tate, K.W. 2009. Experimental Evidence for Grazing System Research: What Does it Tell Us?. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 19-3.
Management Approaches to Accomplish Contemporary Livestock Production-Conservation Objectives in Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Stapp, P., Lauenroth, W.K. 2009. Management Approaches to Accomplish Contemporary Livestock Production-Conservation Objectives in Shortgrass Steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 2030-6.
Effects of Prescribed Burning on Grazed Shortgrass Steppe - (Abstract Only)
Augustine, D.J., Milchunas, D.G., Derner, J.D. 2009. Effects of Prescribed Burning on Grazed Shortgrass Steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 1030-28.
Infection of grasshoppers following ingestion of grassland plant species harboring vesicular stomatitis virus - (Abstract Only)
Drolet, B.S., Derner, J.D. 2007. Infection of grasshoppers following ingestion of grassland plant species harboring vesicular stomatitis virus. Meeting Abstract.
Management implications of global change for Great Plains rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Morgan, J.A., Derner, J.D., Milchunas, D., Pendall, E. 2008. Management implications of global change for Great Plains rangelands. Rangelands 30(3):18-22.
Moisture pulses, trace gas emissions and soil C and N in cheatgrass and native grass-dominated sagebrush-steppe in Wyoming, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norton, U., Mosier, A., Morgan, J.A., Derner, J.D., Ingram, L.J., Stahl, P. 2008. Moisture pulses, trace gas emissions and soil C and N in cheatgrass and native grass-dominated sagebrush-steppe in Wyoming, USA. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 40:1421-1431.
Cattle grazing on the shortgrass steppe - (Book / Chapter)
Hart, R.H., Derner, J.D. 2008. Cattle grazing on the shortgrass steppe. In: W.K. Launeroth and I.C. Burke (eds.). Ecology of the shortgrass steppe: A long-term perspective. Oxford University Press. pp. 447-458. Book Chapter.
Chapter 19. The future of the shortgrass steppe - (Book / Chapter)
Burke, I.C., Lauenroth, W.K., Antolin, M.F., Derner, J.D., Milchunas, D.G., Morgan, J.A., Stapp, P. 2008. Chapter 19. The future of the shortgrass steppe. In: W.K. Lauenroth and I.C. Burke (eds.). Ecology of the shortgrass steppe: A long-term perspective. Oxford Univeristy Press, Oxford, England. pp. 484-510. Book Chapter.
Grazing impacts on soil carbon and microbial communities in a mixed-grass ecosystem - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ingram, L.J., Stahl, P.D., Schuman, G.E., Buyer, J.S., Vance, G.F., Ganjegunte, G.K., Welker, J.W., Derner, J.D. 2008. Grazing and drought impacts on soil carbon and microbial communities in a mixed-grass ecosystem. Soil Science Society of America Journal 72(4):939-948.
Comparison of catalysts for direct transesterification of fatty acids in freeze-dried forage samples - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weston, T.R., Derner, J.D., Murrieta, C.M., Rule, D.C., Hess, B.W. 2008. Comparison of catalysts for direct transesterification of fatty acids in freeze-dried forage samples. Crop Science 48:1636-1641.
Long-term cattle gain responses to stocking rate and grazing systems in northern mixed-grass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H., Smith, M., James, W.W. 2008. Long-term cattle gain responses to stocking rate and grazing systems in northern mixed-grass prairie. Livestock Science 117:60-69.
Long-term effects of grazing and precipitation on carbon sequestration and microbial dynamics on rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Schuman, G.E., Vance, G.F., Derner, J.D., Ingram, L.L., Stahl, P.D. 2007. Long-term effects of grazing and precipitation on carbon sequestration and microbial dynamics on rangelands. Proceedings: ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Mtng. November 2007, New Orleans, LA. CDROM.
Basal gaps in long-term (25 years) ungrazed and heavy grazed northern mixed-grass prairie - (Abstract Only)
Whitman, A.J., Derner, J.D. 2008. Basal gaps in long-term (25 years) ungrazed and heavy grazed northern mixed-grass prairie. In: American Forage and Grassland Council and Society for Range Management annual mtng "Building bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands." Louisville, KY, January 2008. CDROM, Absract #2666).
Functional group and species responses to spring precipitation in three semi-arid rangeland ecosystems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hess, B.W., Olson, R.A., Schuman, G.E. 2008. Functional group and species responses to spring precipitation in three semi-arid rangeland ecosystems. Arid Land Research and Management 22:81-92.
Rotational grazing on rangelands: Reconciliation of perception and experimental evidence - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Briske, D.D., Derner, J.D., Brown, J.R., Fuhlendorf, S.D., Teague, R.W., Havstad, K.M., Gillen, R.L., Ash, A.J., Willms, W.D. 2008. Rotational grazing on rangelands: Reconciliation of perception and experimental evidence. Rangeland Ecology and Management 61:3-18.
Rotational grazing on rangelands: Reconciliation of perception and experimental evidence - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Sep-07)
Soil alterations and Black henbane growth following disturbance - (Abstract Only)
Lafantasie, J., Enloe, S., Derner, J.D. 2008. Soil alterations and Black henbane growth following disturbance. In: American Forage and Grassland Council and Society for Range Management annual mtngs "Building bridges: Grasslands to rangelands." Louisville, KY, January 2008. CDROM, Abstract #2051.
Reductions in livestock gain with rotational grazing and heavy stocking rates in northern mixed-grass prairie - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2008. Reductions in livestock gain with rotational grazing and heavy stocking rates in northern mixed-grass prairie. In: Proceedings of the Annual American Forage and Grassland Council and Society for Range Management mtngs "Building bridges: Grasslands to rangelands." Louisville, KY, January 2008. CDROM, Abstract #1724.
Building bridges using livestock as ecosystem engineers in semi-arid rangelands: Addressing conservation and livestock production goals - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K., Stapp, P., Augustine, D.J. 2008. Building bridges using livestock as ecosystem engineers in semi-arid rangelands: Addressing conservation and livestock production goals. In: American Forage and Grassland Council and Society for Range Management annual mtngs "Building bridges: Grasslands to rangelands. Louisville, KY, January, 2008. CDROM, Abstract #1725.
Dominant species constrain effects of species diversity on temporal variability in biomass production of tallgrass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. 2007. Dominant species constrain effects of species diversity on temporal variability in biomass production of tallgrass prairie. Oikos. 116:2044-2052.
Influence of Management on Soil Organic Carbon Dynamics in Northern Mixed-Grass Rangeland Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Schuman, G.E., Ingram, L.J., Stahl, P.D., Derner, J.D., Vance, G.F., Morgan, J.A. 2009. Influence of Management on Soil Organic Carbon Dynamics in Northern Mixed-Grass Rangeland. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration and the Greenhouse Effect, 2nd Ed., SSSA Special Publication 57. ASA-CSSA-SSSA, Madison, WI. Book Chapter.
Grazing-Induced Modifications to Peak Standing Crop in Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2007. Grazing-induced modifications to peak standing crop in northern mixed-grass prairie. Rangeland Ecology and Management 60:270-276.
Carbon sequestration and rangelands: A synthesis of land management and precipitation effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Schuman, G.E. 2007. Carbon sequestration and rangelands: A synthesis of land management and precipitation effects. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 62(2):77-85.
Livestock and Vegetation Responses to Rotational Grazing in Shortgrass Steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2007. Livestock and vegetation responses to rotational grazing in shortgrass steppe. Western North American Naturalist 67:359-367.
Everybody Wins!! Happy cattle makes for a happy staff at the new low stress and low maintenance facilities at CPER Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Ashby, M.M., Thomas, J.B., Mortenson, M.C., Derner, J.D. 2007. Everybody Wins!! Happy cattle makes for a happy staff at the new low stress and low maintenance facilities at CPER. Shortgrass Steppe Symposium.
Using livestock grazing to improve habitat for Mountain Plovers: A summary of responses after 3 years of treatments Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Newbold, S.T., Stapp, P., Levensailor, K.E., Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K. 2007. Using livestock grazing to improve habitat for Mountain Plovers: A summary of responses after 3 years of treatments. Shortgrass Steppe Symposium.
Blackland Tallgrass Prairie Vegetation Dynamics Following Cessation of Herbicide Application. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hickman, K.R., Derner, J.D. 2007. Blackland tallgrass prairie vegetation dynamics following cessation of herbicide application. Rangeland Ecology and Management 60:186-190.
Dynamics of Long-Term Organic Carbon Storage in Northern Mixed-Grass Rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Schuman, G.E., Lachlan, I.J., Derner, J.D., Stahl, P.D., Vance, G.F. 2006. Dynamics of long-term organic carbon storage in northern mixed-grass rangelands. In: Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings "Rocky Mtn Rendezvous II. p. 58-59. Keystone, CO, July 22-26, 2006.
Black-tailed prairie dogs affect livestock weight gains in shortgrass steppe Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Detling, J.K., Antolin, M.F. 2007. Black-tailed prairie dogs affect livestock weight gains in shortgrass steppe. Shortgrass Steppe Symposium.
Enhanced forage production resulting from rising atmospheric carbon dioxide may not be good news for rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Morgan, J.A., Milchunas, D., Pendall, E., Parton, W.J., Derner, J.D. 2007. Enhanced forage production resulting from rising atmospheric carbon dioxide may not be good news for rangelands. Fourth USDA Greenhouse Gas conference. Baltimore, MD. February, 2007. CDROM.
Are Livestock Gains Affected by Blacktailed Prairie Dogs? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Detling, J.K., Antolin, M.F. 2006. Are livestock gains affected by blacktailed prairie dogs?. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 4(9):459-464.
Effects of prairie dogs on livestock gains in shortgrass steppe - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Detling, J.K., Antolin, M.F. 2007. Effects of prairie dogs on livestock gains in shortgrass steppe. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CDROM Traditions and Transitions #121.
Carbon sequestration and rangelands: Effects of length of management practice and precipitation gradients - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Schuman, G.E. 2007. Carbon sequestration and rangelands: Effects of length of management practice and precipitation gradients. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CDROM Traditions and Transitions #122.
Relationships of cow age and initial cow body weight with calf and cow grazing season weight changes - (Abstract Only)
Garrelts, A., Waggoner, J.W., Hart, R.H., Smith, M.A., Derner, J.D., Hess, B.W. 2007. Relationships of cow age and initial cow body weight with calf and cow grazing season weight changes. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CDROM Traditions and Transitions #160.
Management implications of rising atmospheric CO2 for semi-arid rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Morgan, J.A., Milchunas, D., Pendall, E., Parton, W.J., Derner, J.D. 2007. Management implications of rising atmospheric CO2 for semi-arid rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CDROM Traditions and Transitions. Abstract #300.
Species Composition and Diversity As Regulators of Temporal Variability in Biomass Production of Tallgrass Prairie - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. 2007. Species composition and diversity as regulators of temporal variability in biomass production of tallgrass prairie. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 337. CDROM.
Response of Seedlings of Two Hypogeal Brush Species to Co2 Enrichment - (Proceedings)
Tischler, C.R., Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2007. Response of seedlings of two hypogeal brush species to co2 enrichment. Proceedings: Shrubland dynamics - fire and water. p. 104-106.
Strategic and Tactical Prediction of Forage Production in Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Andales, A.A., Derner, J.D., Ahuja, L.R., Hart, R.H. 2006. Strategic and Tactical Prediction of Forage Production in Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 59 (6): 576-584. doi: 10.2111/06-001R1.1.
Water Relations and Management of Semi-Arid Grasslands: Current Status, Further Critical Research, and the Useful Role of Models - (Abstract Only)
Morgan, J.A., Derner, J.D., Andales, A.A., Dunn, G.H. 2006. Water relations and management of semi-arid grasslands: current status, further critical research, and the useful role of models. pp. 30-31. 36th Annual Biological Systems Simulation Conference. April 2006, Ft. Collins, CO.
Applications of a Forage Production Model in Semi-Arid Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie - (Abstract Only)
Andales, A.A., Derner, J.D., Ahuja, L.R., Hart, R.H. 2006. Applications of a forage production model in semi-arid northern mixed-grass prairie. [Abstract]. 36th Biological Systems Simulation Group Conference, Fort Collins, CO; Apr. 11-13, 2006.
Grazing-Induced Modifications to the Productive Capacity of Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D. 2006. Grazing-induced modifications to the productive capacity of northern mixed-grass prairie. p. 94. In: Proceedings of the 91st annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America. Abstract.
Long Term Effects of Tebuthiuron on Bromus Tectorum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blumenthal, D.M., Norton, U., Derner, J.D., Reeder, S.J. 2006. Long term effects of tebuthiuron on bromus tectorum. Western North American Naturalist. 66:420-425.
Comparison of Catalysts for Direct Transesterification of Fatty Acids in Freeze-Dried Forage Samples - (Proceedings)
Weston, T.R., Derner, J.D., Murrieta, C.M., Rule, D.C., Hess, B.W. 2006. Comparison of catalysts for direct transesterification of fatty acids in freeze-dried forage samples. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Animal Science. 57:245-248.
Soil Carbon Pools in Central Texas: Prairies, Restored Grasslands, and Croplands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Potter, K.N., Derner, J.D. 2006. Soil carbon pools in Central Texas: prairies, restored grasslands, and croplands. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 61(3):124-128.
Tactical and Strategic Difficulties in Managing Water-Limited Rangelands of the Western Great Plains - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Andales, A.A., Morgan, J.A. 2006. Tactical and strategic difficulties in managing water-limited rangelands of the Western Great Plains. In: Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings, Rocky Mountain Rendezvous II. p. 10.
Early-Successional Plants Regulate Grassland Productivity and Species Composition: a Removal Experiment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D., Johnson, H.B., Sanabria, J. 2006. Early-successional plants regulate grassland productivity and species composition: a removal experiment. Oikos. 113:287-295.
Predictability of Effects of Rotational Grazing Systems Along Environmental Gradients - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Gillen, R.L. 2006. Predictability of effects of rotational grazing systems along environmental gradients. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CD-ROM Rangeland to Rainforests #87.
Effects of Spring Precipitation on Total and Functional Group Forage Production in Three Semi-Arid Rangeland Ecosystems - (Abstract Only)
East, E.L., Derner, J.D., Hess, B.W., Olson, R.A., Schuman, G.E. 2006. Effects of spring precipitation on total and functional group forage production in three semi-arid rangeland ecosystems. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. CD-ROM Rangelands To Rainforests #91.
Grazing and Ecosystem Carbon Storage in the North American Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Boutton, T.W., Briske, D.D. 2006. Grazing and ecosystem carbon storage in the North American great plains. Plant and Soil Journal 280:77-90.
USDA-ARS Global Change Research on Rangelands and Pasturelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Schuman, G.E., Jawson, M.D., Shafer, S.R., Morgan, J.A., Polley, H.W., Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Torbert Iii, H.A., Rogers Jr, H.H., Bunce, J.A., Ziska, L.H., White, J.W., Franzluebbers, A.J., Reeder, S.J., Venterea, R.T., Harper, L.A. 2005. USDA-ARS global change research on rangelands and pasturelands. Rangelands. 27(5):36-42.
Heifer Performance under Two Stocking Rates on Fourwing Saltbush-Dominated Rangeland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2005. Heifer performance under two stocking rates on fourwing saltbush-dominated rangeland. Rangeland Ecology and Management.58(5):489-494.
Early-Successional Plants Regulate Grassland Productivity and Species Composition - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D., Johnson, H.B., Sanabria, J. 2005. Early-successional plants regulate grassland productivity and species composition. In: Ecological Society of America Abstracts, August 7-12, 2005, Montreal, Canada. 2005 CDROM.
Aspects of Rangeland Health - Research on Mixed and Short Grass Prairie and Sagebrush Steppe - (Popular Publication)
Derner, J.D. 2005. Aspects of rangeland health - research on mixed and short grass prairie and sagebrush steppe. Society for Range Management Wyoming Section Newsletter, Spring 2005. 2:6-8.
Characteristics and Potential Nutritive Value of Sagebrush-Grassland Vegetation Collected from Sites Continuously Grazed, Rested for One Year and One Year Post-Disturbance - (Proceedings)
Weston, T.R., Olson, R., Nayigihugu, V., Lake, S.L., Derner, J.D., Schuman, G.E., Hess, B.W. 2005. Characteristics and potential nutritive value of sagebrush-grassland vegetation collected from sites continuously grazed, rested for one year and one year post-disturbance. In: Proceedings of the Western Section, American Society of Animal Science. 56:9-12.
Using Cattle Grazing to Manage Grassland Structure for Nesting Mountain Plover - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K., Stapp, P.T. 2005. Using cattle grazing to manage grassland structure for nesting mountain plover. p. 13. Great Plains Conservation Conference.
Evaluation of Gpfarm for Simulation of Forage Production and Cow-Calf Weights. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Andales, A.A., Derner, J.D., Bartling, P.N., Ahuja, L.R., Dunn, G.H., Hart, R.H., Hanson, J.D. 2005. Evaluation of GPFARM for simulation of forage production and cow-calf weights. Rangeland Ecology and Management.58:247-255.
Seedling Growth of Two Honey Mesquite Varieties under Co2 Enrichment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Tischler, C.R., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2005. Seedling growth of two honey mesquite varieties under CO2 enrichment. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 58:292-298.
The Grassland Assessment Tool: a New Technique for Monitoring Grasslands - (Abstract Only)
Mitchell, R., Schmer, M.R., Vogel, K.P., Vermeire, L.T., Derner, J.D. 2005. The grassland assessment tool: a new technique for monitoring grasslands. Society for Range Management Meeting Proceedings.
Grazing-Induced Modifications to the Productive Capacity of Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie: Effects of Grazing System and Stocking Rate - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R.H. 2005. Grazing-induced modifications to the productive capacity of northern mixed-grass prairie: effects of grazing system and stocking rate. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. V. 58:80.
Management Effects and Potential for Rangeland Carbon Sequestration - (Proceedings)
Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2005. Management effects and potential for rangeland carbon sequestration. In: Proceedings Annual Society for Range Management meeting. CD Abstract #307. Fort Worth, TX, Feb. 2005.
Patterns of Plant Species Diversity in Remnant and Restored Tallgrass Prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Derner, J.D., Wilsey, B.J. 2005. Patterns of plant species diversity in remnant and restored tallgrass prairies. Restoration Ecology. 13(3):480-487.
Carbon Sequestration by Rangelands: Management Effects and Potential - (Proceedings)
Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D. 2004. Carbon sequestration by rangelands: management effects and potential. Proceedings of the Western Regional Cooperative Soil Survey Conference. 13-17 June, 2004, Jackson, WY, USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Casper, WY.
Trace Gas Emissions and Soil C and N Transformations Following Moisture Pulses in Sagebrush: Effects of Invasive and Native Companion Plant Species - (Abstract Only)
Norton, U., Morgan, J.A., Mosier, A.R., Derner, J.D. 2004. Trace gas emissions and soil c and n transformations following moisture pulses in sagebrush: effects of invasive and native companion plant species. p. 358. In: Proceedings of the American Geophphysical Union Fall Meeting Abstracts.
Trace Gas Emissions and Soil C and N Transformations Following Moisture Pulses in Sagebrush: Effects of Invasive and Native Companion Plant Species - (Proceedings)
Norton, U., Morgan, J.A., Mosier, A.R., Derner, J.D., Stahl, P., Ingram, L.J. 2004. Trace gas emissions and soil c and n transformations following moisture pulses in sagebrush: effects of invasive and native companion plant species. American Society of Agronomy Abstracts. Abstract 5328.
Response of Species Diversity Within Plant Functional Groups to Altered Precipitation Regimes in Tallgrass Prairie - (Abstract Only)
Hickman, K.R., Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W. 2004. Response of species diversity within plant functional groups to altered precipitation regimes in tallgrass prairie. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. V. 89. p. 219.
Drought and Grazing Impacts on Co2 Fluxes in the Colorado Shortgrass Steppe - (Proceedings)
Morgan, J.A., Lecain, D.R., Reeder, S.J., Schuman, G.E., Derner, J.D., Lauenroth, W.K., Parton, W.J., Burke, I.C. 2004. Drought and grazing impacts on co2 fluxes in the colorado shortgrass steppe. Ecological Society Of America Proceedings.
Vegetation States in a Semi-Arid Grassland: Grazing-Induced Transitions Between States - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hickman, K.R., Hart, R.H. 2004. Vegetation states in a semi-arid grassland: grazing-induced transitions between states. pp. 122-123. In: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.
Effects of Elevated Co2 on Growth Responses of Honey Mesquite (Prosopis Glandulosa) Seedlings from Sites Along a Precipitation Gradient - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Tischler, C.R., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2004. In: Hild, A.L., Shaw, N.L., Meyer, S.E., Booth, D.T., McArthur, E.D., editors. Proceedings of the Seed and Soil Dynamics in Shrubland Ecosystems, August 12-16, 2002, Laramie, Wyoming. p. 156-160.
Responses of Seedlings of Five Woody Species to Carbon Dioxide Enrichment - (Proceedings)
Tischler, C.R., Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2004. Responses of seedlings of five woody species to carbon dioxide enrichment. In: Hild, A.L., Shaw, N.L., Meyer, S.E., Booth, D.T., McArthur, E.D., editors. Proceedings of the Seed and Soil Dynamics in Shrubland Ecosystems, August 12-16, 2002, Laramie, Wyoming. p. 161-163.
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Derner, J.D., Tischler, C.R., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2004. Effects of elevated co2 on growth responses of honey mesquite seedlings from sites along a precipitation gradient. pp. 156-160. Wildland Shrub Symposium Proceedings. Laramie, WY.
Research at the High Plains Grasslands Research Station - (Proceedings)
Booth, D.T., Derner, J.D. 2004. Research at the high plains grasslands research station. pp. 209-211. In: Proceedings of the Seed and Soil Dynamics in Shrubland Ecosystems Proceedings. Laramie, WY.
Spatial Patterns of Light Gaps in Mesic Grasslands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Wu, X. 2004. Spatial patterns of light gaps in mesic grasslands. Journal of Range Management. 57(4):393-398.
Continuous and Rotational Grazing of Shortgrass Steppe: Animal Gains - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R. 2004. Continuous and rotational grazing of shortgrass steppe: animal gains. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. No. 75.
Grazing Four-Wing Saltbush (Atriplex Canescens): What Is the Proper Stocking Rate? - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R. 2003. Grazing four-wing saltbush (atriplex canescens): what is the proper stocking rate?. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. No. 76.
Calving Date, Weaning Date and Stocking Rate in the Northern Mixed-Grass Prairie: Which Combination Is the Best? - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Hart, R., Waggoner, J., Smith, M. 2004. Calving date, weaning date and stocking rate in the northern mixed-grass prairie: which combination is the best?. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. No. 77.
Intergenerational above and Belowground Responses of Spring Wheat (Triticum Aestivum L.) to Elevated Co2 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Tischler, C.R., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2004. Intergenerational above- and belowground responses of spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) to elevated CO2. Basic and Applied Ecology. 5:145-152.
Application of Gpfarm to Simulate Forage Production and Cow-Calf Weights - (Abstract Only)
Andales, A.A., Derner, J.D., Bartling, P.N., Ahuja, L.R., Dunn, G.H., Hart, R.H. 2004. Application of gpfarm to simulate forage production and cow-calf weights. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. No. 5.
Increasing Co2 from Subambient to Superambient Concentrations Alters Species Composition and Increases above-Ground Biomass in a C3/c4 Grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B., Derner, J.D. 2003. Increasing CO2 from subambient to superambient concentrations alters species composition and increases above-ground biomass in a C3/C4 grassland. New Phytologist. 160:319-327.
An Alamo Switchgrass Population with Reduced Seed Dormancy - (Abstract Only)
Tischler, C.R., Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B. 2004. An 'Alamo' switchgrass population with reduced seed dormancy. In: Randall, J., Burns, J.C. Proceedings of The Third Eastern Native Grass Symposium, October 1-3, 2002, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. p. 292.
Structural Attributes of Schizachyrium Scoparium in Restored Texas Blackland Prairies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Derner, J.D., Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B., Tischler, C.R. 2004. Structural attributes of Schizachyrium scoparium in restored Texas blackland prairies. Restoration Ecology. 12(1):80-84.
Plant Species Diversity in Native and Restored Tallgrass Prairies: Patterns and Controls - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. 2003. Plant species diversity in native and restored tallgrass prairies: patterns and controls [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. p. 269.
Above and Belowground Responses of C3-C4 Species Mixtures to Elevated Co2 and Soil Water Availability - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
DERNER, J.D., JOHNSON, H.B., KIMBALL, B.A., PINTER JR, P.J., POLLEY, H.W., TISCHLER, C.R., BOUTTON, T., LAMORTE, R., WALL, R.J., ADAM, N.R. ABOVE- AND BELOWGROUND RESPONSES OF C3-C4 SPECIES MIXTURES TO ELEVATED CO2 AND SOIL WATER AVAILABILITY. GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY. 2003.
Grazing Impacts on Ecosystem Carbon Storage Along a Precipitation Gradiant in Great Plains Grasslands - (Abstract Only)
DERNER, J.D., BOUTTON, T.W., BRISKE, D.O. GRAZING IMPACTS ON ECOSYSTEM CARBON STORAGE ALONG A PRECIPITATION GRADIANT IN GREAT PLAINS GRASSLANDS. SOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT MEETING ABSTRACTS. 2003.
Effects of Elevated Co2 on above and below-Ground Growth Responses of Two Varieties of Mesquite - (Abstract Only)
DERNER, J.D., TISCHLER, C.R., POLLEY, H.W., JOHNSON, H.B. EFFECTS OF ELEVATED CO2 ON ABOVE- AND BELOW-GROUND GROWTH RESPONSES OF TWO VARIETIES OF MESQUITE. SOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT MEETING ABSTRACTS. 2003.
Drought Effects on Rangeland Ecosystems - (Proceedings)
DERNER, J.D., HENDRICKSON, J.R., FRANK, A.B., MORGAN, J.A., THUROW, T.L., HART, R.H. DROUGHT EFFECTS ON RANGELAND ECOSYSTEMS. WESTERN RANGE SCIENCE SEMINAR PROCEEDINGS: THE RANGE: PROGRESS & POTENTIAL. 2003.
Carbon Storage on Shortgrass and Northern Mixed-Grass Prairies - (Proceedings)
DERNER, J.D., SCHUMAN, G.E., REEDER, S.J., MORGAN, J.A. CARBON STORAGE ON SHORTGRASS AND NORTHERN MIXED-GRASS PRAIRIES. MEETING ABSTRACT. 2002.
History of the Central Plains Experimental Range (Cper), 1937-2002 - (Abstract Only)
Derner, J.D., Ashby, M.M. 2003. History of the central plains experimental range (CPER), 1937-2002. Shortgrass Steppe Symposium Abstracts.
Competition Intensity and Species Evenness: Effects on Expression of Non-Complementary Interactions in Plant Species Mixtures - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. Competition intensity and species evenness: effects on expression of non-complementary interactions in plant species mixtures. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2002. p. 237-238.
Competition Intensity and Species Evenness: Effects on Expression of Non-Complementary Interactions in Plant Species Mixtures - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. Competition intensity and species evenness: effects on expression of non-complementary interactions in plant species mixtures. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2002. p. 237-238.
Competition Intensity and Species Evenness: Effects on Expression of Non-Complementary Interactions in Plant Species Mixtures - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. Competition intensity and species evenness: effects on expression of non-complementary interactions in plant species mixtures. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2002. p. 237-238.
Competition Intensity and Species Evenness: Effects on Expression of Non-Complementary Interactions in Plant Species Mixtures - (Abstract Only)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. Competition intensity and species evenness: effects on expression of non-complementary interactions in plant species mixtures. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts. 2002. p. 237-238.
Do Species Evenness and Plant Density Influence the Magnitude of Selection and Complementarity Effects in Annual Plant Species Mixtures? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Wilsey, B.J., Derner, J.D. 2003. Do species evenness and plant density influence the magnitude of selection and complementarity effects in annual plant species mixtures? Ecology Letters. 6:248-256.
Soil and Plant-Water Dynamics in a C3/c4 Grassland Exposed to a Subambient to Superambient Co2 Gradient - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Johnson, H.B., Derner, J.D. Soil- and plant-water dynamics in a C3/C4 grassland exposed to a subambient to superambient CO2 gradient. Global Change Biology. 2002. v. 8. p. 1118-1129.
High Plains Grasslands Research Station - Changing to Meet the Challenges of a New Century - (Popular Publication)
Derner, J.D., Booth, D.T., Morgan, J.A., Schuman, G.E., Reeder, S.J. 2002. High plains grasslands research station - changing to meet the challenges of a new century. Symposium Proceedings.
Belowground Carbon and Nitrogen Accumulation in Perennial Grasses: a Comparison of Caespitose and Rhizomatous Growth Forms - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Aug-01)
Growth Rate and Survivorship of Drought: Co2 Effects on the Presumed Tradeoff in Seedlings of Five Woody Legumes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Polley, H.W., Tischler, C.R., Johnson, H.B., Derner, J.D. Growth rate and survivorship of drought: CO2 effects on the presumed tradeoff in seedlings of five woody legumes. Tree Physiology. 2002. v. 22. p. 383-391.
Light Distribution in Mesic Grasslands: Spatial Patterns and Temporal Dynamics - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (24-Mar-01)
Root System Response of C4 Grass Seedlings to Co2 and Soil Water - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Jan-01)
Effects of Recurrent Selection for Reduced Seed Dormancy on Germination of Alamo Switchgrass Seed - (Abstract Only) - (15-Nov-00)
Does a Tradeoff Exist Between Morphological and Physiological Root Plasticity? a Comparison of Grass Growth Forms - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-Sep-99)
Intraclonal Regulation in a Perennial Caespitose Grass: a Field Evaluation of above and below-Ground Resource Availability - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Jun-99)
Do Caespitose and Rhizomatous Grass Growth Forms Constitute Unique Functional Groups? - (Proceedings) - (01-Jun-99)
Belowground Nutrient Pools in Bunch and Rhizomatous Grasses: Are They Comparable Strategies? - (Abstract Only) - (01-Feb-99)
Root Plasticity in Perennial Grasses: Caepitose Vs. Rhizomatous Growth Forms - (Abstract Only) - (02-Aug-98)
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