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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: DISTURBANCE ASSESSMENT AND MITIGATION OF GREAT BASIN RANGELAND

Location: Northwest Watershed Management Research

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

Prescribed fire effects on resource selection by cattle in mesic sagebrush steppe. Part 1: Spring grazing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clark, P., Lee, J., Ko, K., Nielson, R., Johnson, D.E., Ganskopp, D.C., Chigbrow, D.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Hardegree, S.P. 2014. Prescribed fire effects on resource selection by cattle in mesic sagebrush steppe. Part 1: Spring grazing. Journal of Arid Environments. 100-101:78-88.
Hydrologic and erosion responses to wildfire along the rangeland-xeric forest continuum in the western US: a review and model of hydrologic vulnerability - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, C.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Boll, J. 2014. Hydrologic and erosion responses to wildfire along the rangeland-xeric forest continuum in the western US: a review and model of hydrologic vulnerability. International Journal of Wildland Fire. 23:155-172. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/WF12161.
Lidar-derived estimate and uncertainty of carbon sink in successional phases of woody encroachment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sankey, T.T., Shrestha, R., Sankey, J.B., Hardegree, S.P., Strand, E. 2013. Lidar-derived estimate and uncertainty of carbon sink in successional phases of woody encroachment. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences. 118:1144-1155.
Hydrologic and erosion responses of sagebrush steppe following juniper encroachment, wildfire, and tree cutting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Williams, C.J., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P., Kormos, P.R., Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2013. Hydrologic and erosion responses of sagebrush steppe following juniper encroachment, wildfire, and tree cutting. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66:274-289.
Risk assessment of erosion from concentrated flow on rangelands using overland flow distribution and shear stress partitioning - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson Jr, F.B., Nearing, M.A., Williams, C.J., Stone, J.J., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., Weltz, M.A. 2013. Risk assessment of erosion from concentrated flow on rangelands using overland flow distribution and shear stress partitioning. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):539-548.
Can wildfire serve as an ecohydrologic threshold-reversal mechanism on juniper-encroached shrublands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, C.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Kormos, P.R., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P. 2013. Can wildfire serve as an ecohydrologic threshold-reversal mechanism on juniper-encroached shrublands. Ecohydrology. 7:453-477. DOI: 10.1002/eco.1364.
Wildfire as a mechanism to reverse ecohydrologic thresholds in juniper-encroached shrublands - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., Pierson, F.B., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P.E., and Kormos, P.R. 2012. Wildfire as a mechanism to reverse ecohydrologic thresholds in juniper-encroached shrublands. Presented at the American Geophysical Union Annual Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, CA.
Rainfall and sheet power equation for interrill erosion on steep hillslope - (Abstract Only)
Shin, S.S., Park, S.D., Pierson, F.B., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., and Williams, C.J. 2012. Rainfall and sheet power equation for interrill erosion on steep hillslope. Presented at the American Geophysical Union Annual Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, CA.
Modeling overland erosion on disturbed rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Hernandez, M., Pierson, F.B., Nearing, M., Stone, J.J., Williams, C.J., Boll, J., and Weltz, M. 2012. Modeling overland erosion on disturbed rangeland. Presented at the American Geophysical Union Annual Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, CA.
Advances in grazing distribution practices - (Abstract Only)
(25-Sep-12)
Weather variability and adaptive management for rangeland restoration - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hardegree, S.P., Schneider, J.M., Moffet, C.A. 2012. Weather variability and adaptive management for rangeland restoration. Rangelands. 34(6):53-56.
Using weather data to improve decision-making - (Government Publication)
Hardegree, S.P., Schneider, J.M., Moffet, C.A., Boehm, A.R. 2012. Using weather data to improve decision-making. Agricultural Research Service Publication. 18 p.
Hydrothermal assessment of temporal variability in seedbed microclimate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hardegree, S.P., Cho, J., Moffet, C.A., Roundy, B.A., Jones, T.A., James, J.J., Flerchinger, G.N., Clark, P., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2013. Hydrothermal assessment of temporal variability in seedbed microclimate. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 66:127-135.
Concentrated flow erodibility for physically-based erosion models: temporal variability in disturbed and undisturbed rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson Jr, F.B., Nearing, M.A., Williams, C.J., Stone, J.J., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., Weltz, M.A. 2012. Concentrated flow erodibility for physically-based erosion models: temporal variability in disturbed and undisturbed rangelands. Water Resources Research. DOI: 10.1029/2011WR011464.
A perspective on livestock-wolf interactions on western rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beck, S., Clark, P., Howery, L., Johnson, D., Kluever, B., Smallidge, S., Cibils, A.F. 2012. A perspective on livestock-wolf interactions on western rangelands. Rangelands. 34(5):6-11.
Water quality effects of herded stream crossings by domestic sheep bands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clark, P., Moffet, C.A., Lewis, G.S., Seyfried, M.S., Hardegree, S.P., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2012. Water quality effects of herded stream crossings by domestic sheep bands. Journal of Environmental Quality. 41:1-11.
Hydrologic response of sagebrush steppe to woodland encroachment and subsequent tree removal: implications for assessing sagebrush steppe hydrologic stability and resiliency - (Abstract Only)
Pierson, F.B., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., and Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2012. Hydrologic Response of Sagebrush Steppe to Woodland Encroachment and Subsequent Tree Removal: Implications for Assessing Sagebrush Steppe Hydrologic Stability and Resiliency. In: Abstracts of the 65th Annual Meeting of the Society for Range Management, January 29 - February 3, 2012, Spokane, WA.
Environmental vulnerability, assessment, and monitoring of grazing systems under index-based livestock insurance programs in East Africa - (Abstract Only)
(21-Oct-11)
Evaluation of sediment hazards by extreme rainfall in wildfire lands - (Abstract Only)
Shin, S., Park, S., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2011. Evaluation of sediment hazards by extreme rainfall in wildfire lands. Trans American Geophysical Union.
Hydrologic impacts associated with the increased role of wildland fire across the rangeland-xeric forest continuum of the Great Basin and Intermountain West, USA - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., Pierson, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Boll, J., and Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2011. Hydrologic Impacts Associated with the Increased Role of Wildland Fire Across the Rangeland-Xeric Forest Continuum of the Great Basin and Intermountain West, USA. Abstract H31B-1157. Presented at the 2011 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, CA.
Estimating concentrated flow erodibility parameters from pre- and post-fire rangeland field data for physically-based erosion modeling - (Abstract Only)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson, F.B., Williams, C.J., Nearing, M., Stone, J., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., and Weltz, M.A. 2011. Estimating concentrated flow erodibility parameters from pre- and post-fire rangeland field data for physically-based erosion modeling. Abstract H31B-1141. Presented at the 2011 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, CA.
Vegetation cover and volume estimates in semi-arid rangelands using LiDAR and hyperspectral data - (Abstract Only)
Spaete, L., Mitchell, J., Glenn, N.F., Shrestha, R., Sankey, T.T., Murgoitio, J., Gould, S., Leedy, T., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. Vegetation cover and volume estimates in semi-arid rangelands using LiDAR and hyperspectral data. Trans American Geophysical Union.
LiDAR-derived carbon estimates in encroaching juniper woodlands - (Abstract Only)
Sankey, T.T., Shrestha, R., Sankey, J., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. LiDAR-derived carbon estimates in encroaching juniper woodlands. Trans American Geophysical Union.
Characteristics of concentrated flow hydraulics for rangeland ecosystems: implications for hydrologic modeling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson Jr, F.B., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Williams, C.J., Moffet, C.A., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., Weltz, M.A. 2012. Characteristics of concentrated flow hydraulics for rangeland ecosystems: Implications for hydrologic modeling. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 37(2):157-168.
Effect of fungicide on Wyoming big sagebrush seed germination - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cox, R.D., Kosberg, L.H., Shaw, N.L., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. Effect of fungicide on Wyoming big sagebrush seed germination. Native Plant Journal. 12:262-267.
Weather data, site variability, and probabilities of success: a practical perspective on adaptive management - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P., Cho, J. 2012. Weather data, site variability, and probabilities of success: a practical perspective on adaptive management. In: Abstracts of the 65th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Spokane, WA, Jan 29-Feb 3, 2012 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Germination prediction from soil moisture and temperature in the Great Basin - (Abstract Only)
Cline, N.L., Roundy, B.A., Hardegree, S.P. 2012. Germination prediction from soil moisture and temperature in the Great Basin. In: Abstracts of the 65th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Spokane, WA, Jan 29-Feb 3, 2012 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Weather variability, ecological processes and optimization of soil micro-environment for rangeland restoration - (Book / Chapter)
Hardegree, S.P., Cho, J., Schneider, J.M. 2012. Weather variability, ecological processes and optimization of soil micro-environment for rangeland restoration. In: Monaco, T.A. and Sheley, R.L., editors. Invasive Plant Ecology and Management: Linking Processes to Practice. Wallingford, Oxon: CAB International. p. 107-121.
Suitability of terrestrial laser scanning for studying surface roughness effects on concentrated flow erosion processes in rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eitel, J.U., Williams, C.J., Vierling, L.A., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2011. Suitability of terrestrial laser scanning for studying surface roughness effects on concentrated flow erosion processes in rangelands. Catena. 87(2):398-407.
Hydrologic and erosional impacts associated with an increased role of wildland fire on western rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., and Pierson, F.B. 2011. Hydrologic and Erosional Impacts Associated with an Increased Role of Wildland Fire on Western Rangelands. In: Abstracts of the Association for Fire Ecology Interior West Conference, November 14-17, 2011, Snowbird, UT.
Surface roughness effects on concentrated flow erosion processes in rangelands pre- and post-fire - (Abstract Only)
Eitel, J., Williams, C.J., Vierling, L., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., and Pierson, F.B. 2011. Surface Roughness Effects on Concentrated Flow Erosion Processes in Rangelands Pre- and Post-Fire. In: Abstracts of the Association for Fire Ecology Interior West Conference, November 14-17, 2011, Snowbird, UT.
Runoff and erosion responses on burned and unburned sagebrush steppe and wooded shrublands in the Great Basin, USA - (Abstract Only)
Pierson, F.B., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., and Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2011. Runoff and Erosion Responses on Burned and Unburned Sagebrush Steppe and Wooded Shrublands in the Great Basin, USA. In: Abstracts of the Association for Fire Ecology Interior West Conference, November 14-17, 2011, Snowbird, UT.
Fire, plant invasions, and erosion events on western rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Williams, C.J., Hardegree, S.P., Weltz, M.A., Stone, J.J., Clark, P. 2011. Fire, plant invasions, and erosion events on western rangelands. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 64(5):439-449. DOI: 10.2111/REM-D-09-00147.1.
Shear stress partitioning of overland flow on disturbed and undisturbed rangelands - (Proceedings)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson, F.B., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., and Weltz, M.A. (2011) “Shear Stress Partitioning of Overland Flow on Disturbed and Undisturbed Rangelands”, in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Erosion and Landscape Evolution, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers and Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologist, Edited by Flanagan, D.C., Ascough II, J.C., and Nieber J.L., Paper # 11134.
Shear stress partitioning of overland flow on disturbed and undisturbed rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson, F.B., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., and Weltz, M.A. (2011) “Shear Stress Partitioning of Overland Flow on Disturbed and Undisturbed Rangelands”, Abstract, in the International Symposium on Erosion and Landscape Evolution, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers and Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologist, Edited by Ascough II C. and Flanagan, D. C. pp 110.
Errors in LiDAR-derived shrub height and crown area on sloped terrain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Glenn, N.F., Spaete, L.P., Sankey, T.T., Derryberry, D.R., Hardegree, S.P., Mitchell, J.J. 2010. Errors in LiDAR-derived shrub height and crown area on sloped terrain. Journal of Arid Environments. 75(4):377-382.
Spatial-temporal interactions of beef cattle and wolves on a western Idaho rangeland - (Experiment Station)
Clark, P., Williams, J., Chigbrow, J., Larson, L.L., Johnson, M.D., Rimbey, N., Crane, K., Ndzeidze, S.K., Johnson, D.E. 2010. Spatial-temporal interactions of beef cattle and wolves on a western Idaho rangeland. Oregon State University Extension Publications. BEEF051:1-10.
Spatial behavior and distribution of cattle grazing riparian zones in northeastern Oregon - (Experiment Station)
Johnson, D.E., Wilson, M., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Williams, J., Ndzeidze, S.K., DelCurto, T., Clark, P. 2010. Spatial behavior and distribution of cattle grazing riparian zones in northeastern Oregon. Oregon State University Extension Publications. BEEF052:1-10.
Ecohydrological consequences of grasses invading shrublands: A comparison of cold and warm deserts - (Abstract Only)
Wilcox, B.P., Turnbull, L., Young, M., Williams, C.J., Ravi, S., Seyfried, M.S., Bowling, D.R., Scott, R.L., Caldwell, T.G., Wainwright, J., and Germino, M.J. 2010. Ecohydrological consequences of grasses invading shrublands: A comparison of cold and warm deserts. Presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Meeting, San Francisco, California, 13-17 December 2010, Abstract H32B-08.
New concentrated flow hydraulics equations for physically-based rangeland hydrology and erosion models - (Abstract Only)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson, F.B., Williams, C.J., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Moffet, C.A., Kormos, P.R., Boll, J., and Weltz, M.A. 2010. New Concentrated Flow Hydraulics Equations for Physically-Based Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Models. Presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, 13-17 December 2010, Abstract H41F-1156.
Suitability of terrestrial laser scanner derived surface roughness for predicting rill erosion in rangeland ecosystems - (Abstract Only)
Eitel, J.U.H., Williams, C.J., Vierling, L.A., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., and Pierson, F.B. 2010. Suitability of Terrestrial Laser Scanner Derived Surface Roughness For Predicting Rill Erosion in Rangeland Ecosystems. Presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, 13-17 December 2010, Abstract B41C-0316.
Quantifying the coevolution of bedload transport rates and bed topography in mountain rivers: A field experiment in Reynolds Creek, ID - (Abstract Only)
Olinde, L., Johnson, J., and Pierson, F.B. 2010. Quantifying the Coevolution of Bedload Transport Rates and Bed Topography in Mountain Rivers: A Field Experiment in Reynolds Creek, ID. Presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, 13-17 December 2010, Abstract EP31A-0728.
Hydrologic vulnerability and risk assessment associated with the increased role of fire on western landscapes, Great Basin, USA - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., Pierson, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Spaeth, K.E., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P.E., Moffet, C.A., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., and Boll, J. 2010. Hydrologic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment Associated with the Increased Role of Fire on Western Landscapes, Great Basin, USA. Presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, 13-17 December 2010.
Feature mapping on extensive landscapes using GPS-enabled computers - (Abstract Only)
Ndzeidze______, S.K., Carr, C.A., Woerz, A.L., Clark, P., Louhaichi, M., Johnson, D.E. 2011. Feature mapping on extensive landscapes using GPS-enabled computers. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Digital charting technology and its applications on rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Clark, P., Johnson, D.E. 2011. Digital charting technology and its applications on rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Spatial movement of free-roaming cattle (Bos Taurus) when in proximity to wolves (Canis lupus) - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J., Clark, P., Crane, K., Larson, L., Johnson, D.E. 2011. Spatial movement of free-roaming cattle (Bos Taurus) when in proximity to wolves (Canis lupus). Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Predicting wolf (Canis lupus)-cattle (Bos Taurus) encounters and consequential effects on cattle resource selection patterns - (Abstract Only)
Clark, P., Chigbrow, D.J., Crane, K.K., Williams, J., Larson, L.L., Johnson, D.E. 2011. Predicting wolf (Canis lupus)-cattle (Bos Taurus) encounters and consequential effects on cattle resource selection patterns. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
An algorithm for approximate rectification of digital aerial images - (Abstract Only)
Ndzeidze, S.K., Johnson, K.E., Johnson, M.D., Clark, P., Louhaichi, M., Johnson, D.E. 2011. An algorithm for approximate rectification of digital aerial images. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Hydrologic vulnerability of Great Basin sagebrush-steppe following pinyon and juniper encroachment - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., Pierson, F.B., Kormos, P.R., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P.E., and Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2011. Hydrologic Vulnerability of Great Basin Sagebrush-Steppe Following Pinyon and Juniper Encroachment. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting of the Society for Range Management, February 6-10, 2011, Billings, MT.
Optimizing regional collaborative efforts to achieve long-term discipline-specific objectives - (Abstract Only)
Pierson, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Spaeth, K., Williams, C.J., and Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2011. Optimizing Regional Collaborative Efforts to Achieve Long-Term Discipline-Specific Objectives. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting of the Society for Range Management, February 6-10, 2011, Billings, MT.
Fine-scale characterization of juniper expansion via LiDAR data and fusion with Landsat 5 TM image - (Abstract Only)
Sankey, T.T., Glenn, N.F., Shrestha, R., Hardegree, S.P. 2010. Fine-scale characterization of juniper expansion via LiDAR data and fusion with Landsat 5 TM image. In: EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Vol 91, December 2010. San Francisco, CA (CD-ROM Abstract).
The Great Basin Research and Management Partnership: Facilitating Collaborative Solutions - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P. 2011. The Great Basin Research and Management Partnership: Facilitating Collaborative Solutions. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Billings, MT, Feb 6-10, 2011 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Weather and climate applications for rangeland restoration planning - (Abstract Only)
Cho, J., Hardegree, S.P., Schneider, J.M. 2011. Weather and climate applications for rangeland restoration planning. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Billins, MT, Feb 6-10, 2011 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Germination prediction from soil moisture and temperature data across the Great Basin - (Abstract Only)
Cline, N., Roundy, B., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. Germination prediction from soil moisture and temperature data across the Great Basin. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Billings, MT, Feb 6-10, 2011 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Rehabilitation of medusahead and cheatgrass dominated rangelands in the Boise foothills. An Ecologically-based Invasive Plant Management (EBIPM) program research and demonstration project - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P., Cho, J. 2011. Rehabilitation of medusahead and cheatgrass dominated rangelands in the Boise foothills. An Ecologically-based Invasive Plant Management (EBIPM) program research and demonstration project. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Billings, MT, Feb 6-10, 2011 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Hydrothermal indices for classification of seedbed microclimate - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P., Cho, J., Roundy, B., Moffet, C., Jones, T.A., James, J.J., Shaw, N., Cox, R. 2011. Hydrothermal indices for classification of seedbed microclimate. In: Abstracts of the 64th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Billings, MT, Feb 6-10, 2011 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Modeling low-height vegetation with airborne LiDAR - (Abstract Only)
Glenn, N.F., Mitchell, J., Spaete, L., Sankey, T.T., Shrestha, R., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. Modeling low-height vegetation with airborne LiDAR. In: EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, Annual Meeting, Vol 91, December 2010. San Francisco, CA (CD-ROM Abstract).
Vegetation and slope effects on accuracy of a LiDAR-derived DEM in the sagebrush steppe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spaete, L.P., Glenn, N.F., Derryberry, D.R., Sankey, T.T., Hardegree, S.P. 2011. Vegetation and slope effects on accuracy of a LiDAR-derived DEM in the sagebrush steppe. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 2(4):317-326.
Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice - (Book / Chapter)
Hardegree, S.P., T.A. Jones, B.A. Roundy, N.L. Shaw and T.A. Monaco. 2011. Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice. Chapter 4, In: Briske, D.D., editor. Conservation Benefits of Rangeland Practices: Assessment, Recommendations, and Knowledge Gaps. Lawrence, KS: Allen Press. p. 171-212.
Hydrologic vulnerability of sagebrush steppe following pinyon and juniper encroachment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Hardegree, S.P., Clark, P., Rau, B.M. 2010. Hydrologic vulnerability of sagebrush steppe following pinyon and juniper encroachment. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 63(6):614-629.
Characterizating western juniper expansion via a fusion of Landsat 5 thematic mapper and LiDAR data - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sankey, T.T., Glenn, N.F., Ehinger, S., Boehm, A.R., Hardegree, S.P. 2010. Characterizating western juniper expansion via a fusion of Landsat 5 thematic mapper and LiDAR data. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 63(5):514-523.
The Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): A test of state-and-transition theory - (Government Publication)
McIver, J.D., Brunson, M., Bunting, S.C., Chambers, J., Devoe, N., Doescher, P., Grace, J.B., Johnson, D., Knick, S., Miller, R., Pellant, M., Pierson Jr, F.B., Pyke, D., Rollins, K., Roundy, B., Schupp, E., Tausch, R., Turner, D. 2010. The Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): A Test of State-and-Transition Theory. General Technical Report RMRS-GTR-237. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fort Collins. 16 p.
Use of rainfall simulation and concentrated flow experiments to characterize rangeland hydrologic and erosional processes in the Great Basin, USA - (Abstract Only)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Boll, J. 2010. Use of Rainfall Simulation and Concentrated Flow Experiments to Characterize Rangeland Hydrologic and Erosional Processes in the Great Basin, USA. In: Proceedings of European Geosciences General Assembly, May 2-7, 2010, Vienna, Austria, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, EGU2010-7674.
Influence of soil water repellency on infiltration into fine- to coarse-textured soils of burned and unburned rangeland ecosystems in the Great Basin, USA - (Abstract Only)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2010. Influence of soil water repellency on infiltration into fine- to coarse-textured soils of burned and unburned rangeland ecosystems in the Great Basin, USA. In: Proceedings of European Geosciences Assembly, May 2-7, 2010, Vienna, Austria, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, EGU2010-7696.
Hydrologic response to mechanical shredding in a juniper woodland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cline, N.L., Roundy, B.A., Pierson, F.B., Kormos, P., and Williams, C.J. 2010. Hydrologic Response to Mechanical Shredding in a Juniper Woodland. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 63:467-477.
Slope impacts on concentrated flow hydraulics in rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Al-Hamdan, O.Z., Pierson Jr, F.B., Williams, C.J., Kormos, P.R., Nearing, M.A., Boll, J. 2009. Slope Impacts on Concentrated Flow Hydraulics in Rangeland, EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract EP31B-0595.
A comparision of cumulative-germination response of cheatgrass (Bromus Tectorum L.) and five perennial bunchgrass species to simulated field-temperature regimes     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hardegree, S.P., Moffet, C.A., Roundy, B.A., Jones, T.A., Novak, S.J., Clark, P., Pierson Jr, F.B., Flerchinger, G.N. 2010. A comparision of cumulative-germination response of cheatgrass (Bromus Tectorum L.) and five perennial bunchgrass species to simulated field-temperature regimes. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 69:321-327.
Behavior and distribution of cattle grazing riparian zones - (Experiment Station)
Wilson, M.A., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Clark, P., DelCurto, T., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Behavior and distribution of cattle grazing riparian zones. Oregon State University Extension Publications. BEEF009:1-5.
VegMeasure 2: A software package that facilitates measurement of foliar cove, litter, and bareground on rangelands - (Experiment Station)
Johnson, M.D., Clark, P., Louhaichi, M., Worz, A., Ndzieze, S.K., Johnson, D.E. 2009. VegMeasure Z: A software package that facilitates measurement of foliar cove, litter, and bareground on rangelands. Oregon State University Extension Publications. BEEF008:1-10.
Evaluation of wolf impacts on cattle productivity and behavior - (Experiment Station)
Clark, P., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Williams, J., Rimbey, N., Johnson, M.D., Crane, K., Ndzeidze, S.K., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Evaluation of wolf impacts on cattle productivity and behavior. Oregon State University Extension Publications. BEEF010:1-12.
Hydrologic impacts of soil water repellency on fine-to-coarse-textured soils of wooded shrublands and shrub-steppe communities - (Abstract Only)
Williams, C.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., Al-Hamdan, O.Z. 2009. Hydrologic Impacts of Soil Water Repellency on Fine-to-Coarse-Textured Soils of Wooded Shrublands and Shrub-Steppe Communities. In:AGU Chapman Conference on Examining Ecohydrological Feedbacks of Landscape Change Along Elevation Gradients in Semiarid Regions, American Geophysical Union, Boise and Sun Valley, Idaho, October 4-8, 2009.
Comparison of the diurnal pattern and magnitude of velocities of goats (Capra Hircus), sheep (Ovis Aries), horses (Equus Caballus) and cattle (Bos Taurus) - (Abstract Only)
Louhaichi, M., Johnson, M.D., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Johnson, D.E., Clark, P. 2010. Comparison of the diurnal pattern and magnitude of velocities of goats (Capra Hircus), sheep (Ovis Aries), horses (Equus Caballus) and cattle (Bos Taurus). Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Cattle use patterns of riparian pastures in northeastern Oregon - (Abstract Only)
Wilson, M.A., Clark, P., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Johnson, M.D., Williams, J., Johnson, D.E. 2010. Cattle use patterns of riparian pastures in northeastern Oregon. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Cattle site preference in northeastern Oregon - (Abstract Only)
Wilson, K.D., Clark, P., Larson, L.L., Williams, J., Johnson, M.D., Louhaichi, M., Johnson, D.E. 2010. Cattle site preference in northeastern Oregon. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
The Great Basin Research and Management Partnership - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P., J.C. Chambers, M. Pellant. (2010). The Great Basin Research and Management Partnership. In: Abstracts of the 63nd Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Denver, CO, Feb 7-11, 2010 (CD-ROM Abstract)
A probabilistic approach to modeling postfire erosion after the 2009 australian brushfires - (Proceedings)
Robichaud, P.R., Elliot, W.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Hall, D.E., Moffet, C.A. 2009. A Probabilistic Approach to Modeling Postfire Erosion After the 2009 Australian Brushfires. In: Anderssen, R.S., Braddock, R.D., Newham, L.T.H. (Eds.). 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modeling and Simulation. Modeling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, July 13-17, 2009, p. 2377-2383.
Distribution of cattle grazing in a northeastern Oregon riparian pasture - (Experiment Station)
Wilson, K.D., Clark, P., Louhaichi, M., Johnson, M.D., DelCurto, T., Williams, J., Larson, L.L., Harris, N.R., Vavra, M., Ganskopp, D.C., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Distribution of Cattle Grazing in a Northeastern Oregon Riparian Pasture. In: Range Field Day 2009 Progress Report. Special Report 1092. June 2009. Corvallia, OR: Oregon State University, Agricultural Experiment Station. p. 15-24.
Wolf-cattle interactions in the northern Rocky Mountains - (Experiment Station)
Clark, P., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Wolf-Cattle Interactions in the Northern Rocky Mountains. In: Range Field Data 2009 Progress Report. Special Report 1092. June 2009. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University, Agricultural Experiment Station. p. 1-7.
Hydrologic and erosional impacts of altered fire regimes and plant invasions - (Abstract Only)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Stone, J.J. 2008. Hydrologic and Erosional Impacts of Altered Fire Regimes and Plant Invasions. Wildfire and Invasive Plants in American Deserts, Society for Range Management, Reno, NV, December 9-11, 2008.
Vegetation and groundcover influences on hydrology and erosion in pinyon and juniper woodland communities - (Abstract Only)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., Williams, C.J. 2008. Vegetation and Groundcover Influences on Hydrology and Erosion in Pinyon and Juniper Woodland Communities. In:15th International Congress of the International Soil and Water Conservation Organization Book of Abstracts, May 18-23,2008, Budapest-Hungary.
Cutting-edge technologies: GPS/Satellite communications-based tracking - (Abstract Only)
Clark, P., Spencer, D.F., Johnson, D.E., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2009. Cutting-edge technologies: GPS/Satellite communications-based tracking. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Wolf-livestock interactions in the northern Rocky Mountains - (Abstract Only)
Clark, P., Johnson, D.E., Wilson, K.D., Larson, L.L., Johnson, M.D., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2009. Wolf-livestock interactions in the northern Rocky Mountains. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Intrinsic movement patterns of grazing Rocky Mountains elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii) and beef cattle (Bos taurus) - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, M.D., Clark, P., Ganskopp, D.C., Woodside, G.J., Vavra, M., Louhaichi, M., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Intrinsic movement patterns of grazing Rocky Mountains elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii) and beef cattle (Bos taurus). Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
A time-stop nonlinear model of cattle site preference in Northwestern Oregon and Western Idaho - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, M.D., Wilson, K.D., Clark, P., Larson, L.L., Woerz, A.L., Johnson, D.E. 2009. A time-stop nonlinear model of cattle site preference in Northwestern Oregon and Western Idaho. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Effect of lunar phase on summer activity budgets of Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii) - (Abstract Only)
Woodside, G.J., Clark, P., Ganskopp, D.C., Vavra, M., Dick, B.L., Wilkinson, M.G., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Effect of lunar phase on summer activity budgets of Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii). Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Velocity of Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii) grazing a Northeast Oregon pasture - (Abstract Only)
Woodside, G.J., Clark, P., Ganskopp, D.C., Vavra, M., Dick, B.L., Wilkinson, M.G., Johnson, D.E. 2009. Velocity of Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii) grazing a Northeast Oregon pasture. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts.
Soil water repellency and ground cover effects on infiltration in response to prescribed burning of steeply-sloped sagebrush hillslopes - (Abstract Only)
Weigel, A.B., Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., Williams, C.J., Pierce, J.L. 2008. Soil Water Repellency and Ground Cover Effects on Infiltration in Response to Prescribed Burning of Steeply-Sloped Sagebrush Hillslopes. EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H33D-1036.
Biomass estimation of Douglas fir stands using airborne LiDAR data - (Abstract Only)
Wang, C., Glenn, N.F., Hardegree, S.P., Boehm, A.R. 2008. Biomass estimation of Douglas fir stands using airborne LiDAR data. In: EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, Annual Meeting, Vol 89, Dec 15-19,2008. San Francisco, CA (CD-ROM Abstract).
Effect of plant species composition on rangeland hydrology and erosion - (Abstract Only)
Spaeth, K.E., Pierson Jr, F.B., Robichaud, P.R. 2009. Effect of Plant Species Composition on Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion. In: Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Merging Trails: Culture, Science, and Innovation, Society for Range Management, February 8-12,2009, Albuquerque, NM.
Hydrologic response of mechanical mastication in juniper woodland in Utah - (Abstract Only)
Cline, N.L., Roundy, B.A., Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., Williams, C.J. 2009. Hydrologic Response of Mechanical Mastication in Juniper Woodland in Utah. In: Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Merging Trails: Culture, Science, and Innovation, Society for Range Management, February 8-12, 2009, Albuquerque, NM.
New technologies for modeling fire and disturbed conditions in forest and rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Elliott, W.J., Robichaud, P.R., Pierson Jr, F.B., Moffet, C.A. 2009. New Technologies for Modeling Fire and Disturbed Conditions in Forest and Rangelands. In: Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Merging Trails: Culture, Science, and Innovation, Society for Range Management, February 8-12,2009, Albuquerque, NM.
Hydrologic effects of fire in sagebrush plant communities: Implications for rangeland hydrology and erosion modeling - (Abstract Only)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Robichaud, P.R., Moffet, C.A., Spaeth, K.E., Williams, C.J. 2009. Hydrologic Effects of Fire in Sagebrush Plant Communities: Implications for Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Modeling. In: Proceedings of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Merging Trails: Culture, Science, and Innovation, Society for Range Management, February 8-12, 2009, Albuquerque, NM.
Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice - (Abstract Only)
Hardegree, S.P., B.A. Roundy, N.L. Shaw., C.A. Moffet, T.A. Monaco, T.A. Jones and E.F. Redente. 2009. Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice. In: Abstracts of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Albuquerque, NM, Feb 8-12, 2009 (CD-ROM Abstract).
Effect of lunar phase on diurnal activity of Rocky Mountain Elk (Cervus Elaphus Nelsonii) - (Abstract Only)
Woodside, G.J., Johnson, D.E., Clark, P., Ganskopp, D.C., Vavra, M., Dick, B.L., Wilkinson, M.G. 2009. Effect of lunar phase on diurnal activity of Rocky Mountain Elk (Cervus Elaphus Nelsonii). Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. NA.
Interactions among livestock grazing, vegetation type, and fire behavior in the Murphy wildland fire complex in Idaho and Nevada, July 2007 - (Government Publication)
Launchbaugh, K., Brammer, B., Brooks, M., Bunting, S., Clark, P., Davison, J., Fleming, M., Kay, R., Pellant, M., Pyke, D., Wylie, B. 2008. Interactions Among Livestock Grazing, Vegetation Type, and Fire Behavior in the Murphy Wildland Fire Complex , July 2007. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1214. Reston, VA: USGS. P.42
Hydrologic and erosional impacts of pinyon and juniper encroachment into sagebrush steppe communities of the Great Basin, USA. - (Proceedings)
Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., and Williams, C.J. 2008. Hydrologic and erosional impacts of pinyon and juniper encroachment into sagebrush steppe communities of the Great Basin, USA. In: Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of the International Soil and Water Conservation Organization, May 18-23, 2008, Budapest-Hungary. CD-ROM.
First year soil and runoff response to compaction after mechanical mastication of juniper woodland - (Abstract Only)
Cline, N.A., Roundy, B.A., Pierson Jr, F.B., Kormos, P.R., and Williams, C.J. 2008. First Year Soil and Runoff Response to Compaction After Mechanical Mastication of Juniper Woodland. In: Proceedings of the 2008 Joint Meeting of the Society for Range Management and the American Forage and Grassland Council, January 26 - 31, 2008, Louisville, KY.
Western Juniper Field Guide: Asking the Right Questions to Select Appropriate Management Actions - (Government Publication)
Miller, R., Bates, J.P., Svejcar, A.J., Pierson Jr, F.B., Eddleman, L. 2007. Western Juniper Field Guide: Asking the Right Questions to Select Appropriate Management Actions. United States Geological Survey Circular 1321, 61p.
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