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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: SEMIARID RANGELAND ECOSYSTEMS: THE CONSERVATION-PRODUCTION INTERFACE

Location: Rangeland Resources Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

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.
Assessing greater sage-grouse breeding habitat with aerial and ground imagery - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beck, J.L., Booth, D.T., Kennedy, C.L. 2014. Assessing greater sage-grouse breeding habitat with aerial and ground imagery. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 67:328-332.
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.
Distribution and nesting success of ferruginous hawks and Swainson's hawks on a great plains agricultural landscape - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(08-Nov-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.
Native ungulates of diverse body sizes collectively regulate long-term woody plant demography and structure of a semi-arid savanna     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sankaran, M., Augustine, D.J., Ratnam, J. 2013. Native ungulates of diverse body sizes collectively regulate long-term woody plant demography and structure of a semi-arid savanna. Ecological Applications. 101:1389-1399.
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.
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.
Competition and facilitation between a native and domestic herbivore: Tradeoffs between forage quantity and quality     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Springer, T.L. 2013. Competition and facilitation between a native and domestic herbivore: Tradeoffs between forage quantity and quality. Ecological Applications. 23(4):850-863.
Do invasive species perform better in their new ranges?     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parker, J.D., Torchin, M.E., Hufbauer, R., Lemoine, N., Alba, C., Blumenthal, D.M., Bossdorf, O., Byers, J., Dunn, A., Heckman, R. 2013. Do invasive species perform better in their new ranges? Ecology. 94(5):985-994.
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.
Evolution of fast-growing and more resistant phenotypes in introduced common mullein (Verbascum thapsus)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumschick, S., Hufbauer, R., Alba, C., Blumenthal, D.M. 2013. Evolution of fast-growing and more resistant phenotypes in introduced common mullein (Verbascum thapsus). Journal of Ecology. 101:378-387.
Associations of grassland bird communities with black-tailed praire dogs in the North American Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Baker, B. 2013. Associations of grassland bird communities with black-tailed praire dogs in the North American Great Plains. Conservation Biology. 27(2):324-334.
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.
Use of Kendall's coefficient of concordance to assess agreement among observers of very high resolution imagery - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(28-Aug-12)
Post-fire Downy Brome (Bromus tectorum) invasion at high elevation in Wyoming - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(30-Jul-12)
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.
Comparing two ground-cover measurement methodologies for semiarid rangelands     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, K.T., Chen, F., Booth, D.T., Raza, M., Serr, K., Gokhale, B. 2013. Comparing two ground-cover measurement methodologies for semiarid rangelands. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66(1):82-87.
Indirect effects of parasites in invasions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunn, A.M., Torchin, M.E., Hatcher, M.J., Kotanen, P.M., Blumenthal, D.M., Byers, J.E., Coon, C., Frankel, V.M., Holt, R.D., Hufbauer, R.A. 2012. Indirect effects of parasites on invasions. Functional Ecology. 26:1262-1274.
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.
Home on a transitioning range: A ranch simulation game demonstrating STMs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pritchett, J., Parsons, J., Kachergis, E.J., Fernandez-Gimenez, M.E., Ritten, J. 2012. Home on a transitioning range: A ranch simulation game demonstrating STMs. Rangelands. 34(3):53-59.
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.
Aerial surveys adjusted by ground surveys to estimate area occupied by black-tailed prairie dog colonies     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sidle, J., Augustine, D.J., Johnson, D.H., Miller, S.D., Cully, J.F., Reading, R.P. 2012. Aerial surveys adjusted by ground surveys to estimate area occupied by black-tailed prairie dog colonies. Wildlife Society Bulletin. 36:248-256.
Differences in plant species composition as evidence of alternative states in sagebrush steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kachergis, E.J., Fernandez-Gimenez, M., Rocca, M.E. 2012. Differences in plant species composition as evidence of alternative states in sagebrush steppe. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 65(5):486-497.
Ecosystem engineering varies spatially: A test of the vegetation modification paradigm for prairie dogs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, B., Augustine, D.J., Sedgwick, J.A., Lubow, B.C. 2012. Ecosystem engineering varies spatially: A test of the vegetation modification paradigm for prairie dogs. Ecography. 36(2):230-239.
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.
Willow cover as a recovery indicator under a conservation grazing plan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E., Simonds, G., Sant, E. 2012. Willow cover as a recovery indicator under a conservation grazing plan. Journal of Ecological Indicators. 18:512-519.
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.
A state-and-transition approach to evaluating trade-offs among ecosystem services - (Abstract Only)
Ritten, J., Fermandez-Gimenez, M., Kachergis, E.J., Pritchett, J. 2012. A state-and-transition approach to evaluating trade-offs among ecosystem services. 65th Annl Society for Range Management mtng. January 28-February 3. Spokane, WA. p. 0279.
A comparison of stream morphology and vegetation of cottonwood-dominated and open reaches within a riparian ecological site in NW Colorado - (Abstract Only)
Puntenney, K.C., Kachergis, E.J., Fernandez-Gimenez, M. 2012. A comparison of stream morphology and vegetation of cottonwood-dominated and open reaches within a riparian ecological site in NW Colorado. 65th Annl Society for Range Management mtng. January 28-February 3. Spokane, WA. Abstract #0303.
Impact of precipitation dynamics on net ecosystem exchange - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parton, W., Morgan, J.A., Smith, D.P., Del Grosso, S.J., Prihodko, L., Lecain, D.R., Kelly, R. 2012. Impact of precipitation dynamics on net ecosystem exchange. Global Change Biology. 28:915-927.
Rangeland Research Roundup - October 2011 - (Popular Publication)
(15-Sep-11)
Soil organic matter of high-elevation wetlands in a sagebrush ecosystem: Fence-line contrasts - (Abstract Only)
Likins, J.C., Booth, D.T., Meimen, P.J. 2011. Soil organic matter of high-elevation wetlands in a sagebrush ecosystem: Fence-line contrasts. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0191.
Competition between cattle and black-tailed prairie dogs in the western Great Plains: Assessing tradeoffs between forage quality and quantity - (Abstract Only)
Augustine, D.J., Springer, T.L. 2012. Competition between cattle and black-tailed prairie dogs in the western Great Plains: Assessing tradeoffs between forage quality and quantity. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0187.
Assessing greater sage-grouse breeding habitat with aerial and ground imagery - (Abstract Only)
Beck, J.L., Booth, D.T., Kennedy, C.L. 2012. Assessing greater sage-grouse breeding habitat with aerial and ground imagery. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0126.
Sagebrush-steppe wetlands and meadows of the upper Sweetwater river: A historical analysis - (Abstract Only)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E., Likins, J.C. 2011. Sagebrush-steppe wetlands and meadows of the upper Sweetwater river: A historical analysis. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 0189.
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.
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.
Evolution of growth but not structural or chemical defense in Verbascum thapsus (common mullein) following introduction to North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alba, C., Bowers, D., Blumenthal, D.M., Hufbauer, R. 2011. Evolution of growth but not structural or chemical defense in Verbascum thapsus (common mullein) following introduction to North America. Biological Invasions. 13:2379-2389.
Art to science: Tools for greater objectivity in resource monitoring - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E. 2011. Art to science: Tools for greater objectivity in resource monitoring. Rangelands. 33(4):27-34.
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.
Effects of Wyoming big sagebrush seeding rate and grass competition on the long-term density and canopy volume of the big sagebrush and wildlife habitat - (Proceedings)
(15-Feb-11)
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.
Comparison of point intercept and image analysis for monitoring rangeland transects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cagney, J., Cox, S.E., Booth, D.T. 2011. Comparison of point intercept and image analysis for monitoring rangeland transects. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 64(3):309-315.
Controls on pathogen species richness in plants introduced and native ranges: roles of residence time, range size and host traits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mitchell, C.M., Blumenthal, D.M., Jarosik, V., Puckett, E.E., Pysek, P. 2010. Controls on pathogen species richness in plants introduced and native ranges: roles of residence time, range size and host traits. Ecology Letters. 13:1525-1535.
Stocking rate effects on spatial heterogeneity in vegetation cover in a grazing-resistant grassland - (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)
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)
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)
Habitat selection by mountain plovers in shortgrass steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J. 2011. Habitat selection by mountain plovers in shortgrass steppe. Journal of Wildlife Management. 75(2):297-304.
Patch burn grazing management and grassland bird habitat in shortgrass steppe - (Abstract Only)
(22-Jun-10)
Aerial Assessment of Leafy Spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) on Idaho's Deep Fire Burn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E., Teel, D. 2010. Aerial Assessment of Leafy Spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) on Idaho's Deep Fire Burn. Native Plant Journal 11(3):327-339.
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.
Response of native ungulates to drought in semiarid Kenyan rangeland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J. 2012. Response of native ungulates to drought in semiarid Kenyan rangeland. African Journal of Ecology. 48:1009-1020.
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.
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.
Immobilizing nitrogen to control plant invasion - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perry, L.G., Blumenthal, D.M., Monaco, T.A., Paschke, M.W., Redente, E.F. 2010. Immobilizing nitrogen to control plant invasion. Oecologia. 163:13-24.
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.
Restoring Competitors and Natural Enemies for Long-Term Control of Plant Invaders     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blumenthal, D.M., Norton, A.P., Seastedt, T.R. 2010. Restoring Competitors and Natural Enemies for Long-Term Control of Plant Invaders. Rangelands. 32:16-20.
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.
Use of Direct and Indirect Estimates of Crown Dimensions to Predict One Seed Juniper Woody Biomass Yield for Alternative Energy Uses - (Abstract Only)
Utsumi, S., Racher, B., Borland, D., Booth, D.T., Bobo, M., Cox, S.E., Cox, S., Dunlap, R., Sandoval, A., Reid, K. 2010. Use of Direct and Indirect Estimates of Crown Dimensions to Predict One Seed Juniper Woody Biomass Yield for Alternative Energy Uses. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Invasion of the highlands: Post-fire Bromus tectorum dynamics at high elevations in the southern Wind River range, Wyoming - (Abstract Only)
(09-Sep-09)
Aerial Assessment of Leafy Spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) on Idaho's Deep Fire Burn - (Abstract Only)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E., Teel, D. 2010. Aerial Assessment of Leafy Spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) on Idaho's Deep Fire Burn. In: Proceedings of the Society of Range Management and Weed Science Society of America joint annual meeting, "Working landscapes, providing for the future." Abstract O-320. p. 188.
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.
Local Versus Landscape-Scale Effects of Savanna Trees on Grasses     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Riginos, C., Grace, J.B., Augustine, D.J., Young, T.P. 2010. Local Versus Landscape-Scale Effects of Savanna Trees on Grasses. Journal of Ecology. 25(5):310-318.
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.
Synergy Between Pathogen Release and Resource Availability in Plant Invasion     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blumenthal, D.M., Mitchell, C.E., Pysek, P., Jarosik, V. 2009. Synergy Between Pathogen Release and Resource Availability in Plant Invasion. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106(19):7899-7904.
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.
Elevated CO2 and warming differentially impact carbon isotope discrimination and tissue N concentration in five grassland species - (Abstract Only)
Sage, E., Pendall, E., Williams, D., Lecain, D.R., Morgan, J.A. 2009. Elevated CO2 and warming differentially impact carbon isotope Discrimination and tissue N concentration in five grassland species. Ecological Society of America Proceedings. COS 42-10.
Elevated CO2 and warming influence ecosystem carbon dynamics and evapotranspiration in a semi-arid grassland - (Abstract Only)
Heisler-White, J., Pendall, E., Williams, D., Carrillo, Y., Morgan, J.A., Lecain, D.R., Newcomb, J. 2009. Elevated CO2 and warming influence ecosystem carbon dynamics and evapotranspiration in a semi-arid grassland. Ecological Society of America Proceedings. COS 07-3.
Conservation Grazing Management - (Popular Publication)
Derner, J.D., Augustine, D.J., Lauenroth, W. 2009. Conservation Grazing Management. Cow Country 139(1):10-11.
A.C. Hildreth: Initiating USDA Agricultural Research in Cheyenne - (Popular Publication)
Booth, D.T., Hildreth, J. 2009. A.C. Hildreth: initiating usda agricultural research in cheyenne. Around Cheyenne 2(3):72-73.
A.C. Hildreth: Initiating USDA Agricultural Research in Cheyenne - (Popular Publication)
Booth, D.T., Hildreth, J. 2009. A.C. Hildreth: initiating usda agricultural research in Cheyenne. Wyoming Livestock Roundup 20(37):19-20.
Plant Interactions With Herbivores - (Review Article)
Blumenthal, D.M., Augustine, D.J. 2009. Plant Interactions With Herbivores. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences doi10.1002?9780470015902.a0003203.pub2.
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.
Vegetation Responses to Prescribed Burning of Grazed Shortgrass Steppe     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Augustine, D.J., Milchunas, D.G. 2009. Vegetation responses to prescribed burning of grazed shortgrass steppe. Rangeland Ecology and Management 62(1):89-97.
Shadow Attenuation With High Dynamic Range Images - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cox, S.E., Booth, D.T. 2008. Shadow Attenuation With High Dynamic Range Images. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 158:23-33.
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.
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.
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.
Dual-Resolution Aerial Assessments of Pipeline Revegetation - (Abstract Only)
Booth, D.T., Cox, S.E. 2009. Dual-Resolution Aerial Assessments of Pipeline Revegetation. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts No. 120-4.
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.
Microchannels affect runoff and sediment yield from a shortgrass prairie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Koler, S., Frasier, G.W., Trilica, M.J., Reeder, J.D. 2008. Microchannels affect runoff and sediment yield from a shortgrass prairie. Rangeland Ecology and Management 61(5):521-528.
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.
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