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Research Project: Invasive Species Assessment and Control to Enhance Sustainability of Great Basin Rangelands

Location: Great Basin Rangelands Research

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

Seed value influences cache pilfering rates by desert rodents Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vander Wall, S.B., Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S., White, J. 2019. Seed value influences cache pilfering rates by desert rodents. Integrative Zoology. 14(1):75-86. https://doi.org/10.1111/1749-4877.12358.

Interaction between seed detectability and seed preference affects harvest rates of granivorous rodents Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Longland, W.S., Dimitri, L.A. 2018. Interaction between seed detectability and seed preference affects harvest rates of granivorous rodents. Western North American Naturalist. 78(2):195-203. https://doi.org/10.3398/064.078.0210.

Impacts of granivorous and frugivorous arthropods on pre-dispersal seed production of western juniper (Juniperus occidentalis) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S., Tonkel, K.C., Rector, B.G., Kirchoff, V.S. 2018. Impacts of granivorous and frugivorous arthropods on pre-dispersal seed production of western juniper (Juniperus occidentalis). Arthropod-Plant Interactions. 12(3):465-476. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11829-018-9603-3

The effects of charcoal and pile burns on C and N Dynamics in Eastern Sierra Nevadan forested soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carter, Z., Sullivan, B., Qualls, R., Blank, R.R., Schmidt, C. 2018. The effects of charcoal and pile burns on C and N Dynamics in Eastern Sierra Nevadan forested soils. Forests. 9(2):93.

Timing of grazing to reduce cheatgrass fuels - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2018. Timing of grazing to reduce cheatgrass fuels. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 71:399.

Rehabilitation of Great Basin rangelands: an integrated approach - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R. 2018. Rehabilitation of Great Basin rangelands: an integrated approach. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 71:53.

Monitoring Nevada's rangelands - (Popular Publication)
Clements, D.D., Jenkins, R. 2018. Monitoring Nevada's rangelands . The Progressive Rancher. 18(1):26-28.

The utility of animal behavior studies in natural resource management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S. 2018. The utility of animal behavior studies in natural resource management. Rangelands. 40:9-16.

Process-based modeling of infiltration, soil loss and dissolved solids on saline and sodic soils Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nouwakpo, S.K., Weltz, M.A., Arsland, A., Green, C.H., Al-Hamdan, O. 2018. Process-based modeling of infiltration, soil loss and dissolved solids on saline and sodic soils. Transactions of the ASABE. 61, 1033– 1048. https://doi.org/10.13031/trans.12705.

Four-wing saltbush (Atriplex canescens) seed and seedling consumption by granivorous rodents Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Four-wing saltbush (Atriplex canescens) seed and seedling consumption by granivorous rodents. Rangelands. 39(6):182-186. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2017.10.002.

The effect of herbicide application on rangeland soil nutrient availability - (Abstract Only)
Blank, R.R., Clements, D.D., Morgan, T.A., Harmon, D.N. 2018. The effect of herbicide application on rangeland soil nutrient availability. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 71:394.

Cheatgrass control and seeding: lessons learned - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R. 2018. Cheatgrass control and seeding: lessons learned. Eastern Nevada Land Coalition. 13:6.

Common garden comparisons of reproductive, forage and weed suppression potential of rangeland rehabilitation grasses of the Great Basin - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D. 2018. Common garden comparisons of reproductive, forage and weed suppression potential of rangeland rehabilitation grasses of the Great Basin. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 71:275.

Improving seeding success on cheatgrass infested rangelands in northern Nevada Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R., Weltz, M.A. 2017. Improving seeding success on cheatgrass infested rangelands in northern Nevada. Rangelands. 39(6):174-181. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2017.10.003.

Improving seeding success on cheatgrass-infested rangelands in Northern Nevada - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R., Weltz, M.A. 2017. Improving seeding success on cheatgrass-infested rangelands in Northern Nevada. Rangelands. 39(6):174-181.

Managing cheatgrass in rangeland restoration efforts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Jenkins, R. 2017. Managing cheatgrass in rangeland restoration efforts. The Progressive Rancher. 17(8):24-28.

Managing cheatgrass in rangeland restoration efforts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Jenkins, R. 2017. Managing cheatgrass in rangeland restoration efforts. The Progressive Rancher. 17(8):24-28.

Why is Taeniatherum caput-medusae (medusahead) Invasive in North America and not in its Native Eurasia? - (Abstract Only)

Satellite assessment of early-season forecasts for vegetation conditions of grazing allotments in Nevada, United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McGwire, K.C., Weltz, M.A., Snyder, K.A., Huntington, J.L., Morton, C.G., McEvoy, D.J. 2017. Satellite assessment of early-season forecasts for vegetation conditions of grazing allotments in Nevada, United States. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 70(60):730-739. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2017.06.005.

New Tools to Estimate Runoff, Soil Erosion, and Sustainability of Rangeland Plant Communities - (Proceedings)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Nesbit, J.E., Mcgwire, K.E. 2017. New Tools to Estimate Runoff, Soil Erosion, and Sustainability of Rangeland Plant Communities. World Conference Soil and Water Conservation Under Global Change (CONSOWA). 144.

Agricultural, Runoff, Erosion and Salinity (ARES) Database to Better Evaluate Rangeland State and Sustainability - (Proceedings)
Nesbit, J.E., Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Mcgwire, K.E., Li, S.Y. 2017. Agricultural, Runoff, Erosion and Salinity (ARES) Database to Better Evaluate Rangeland State and Sustainability. World Conference Soil and Water Conservation Under Global Change (CONSOWA). 143.

Mapping Erosion and Salinity Risk Categories Using GIS and the Rangeland Hydrology Erosion Model - (Proceedings)
Mcgwire, K.E., Founds, M., Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K. 2017. Mapping Erosion and Salinity Risk Categories Using GIS and the Rangeland Hydrology Erosion Model. World Conference Soil and Water Conservation Under Global Change (CONSOWA). 199.

Process-Based Modeling of Upland Erosion and Salt Load in the Upper Colorado River Basin - (Proceedings)
Nouwakpo, S.K., Weltz, M.A., Green, C., Mcgwire, K.E. 2017. Process-Based Modeling of Upland Erosion and Salt Load in the Upper Colorado River Basin. World Conference Soil and Water Conservation Under Global Change (CONSOWA). 147.

Restoring Degraded Rangelands in Jordan: Optimizing Mechanized Micro-Water Harvesting Technique Using Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM) - (Proceedings)
Strohmeire, S., Haddad, M., Devries, J., Sabra, M., Obeidat, E., Nouwapko, S.K., Weltz, M.A. 2017. Restoring Degraded Rangelands in Jordan: Optimizing Mechanized Micro-Water Harvesting Technique Using Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM). World Conference Soil and Water Conservation Under Global Change (CONSOWA). 166.

Sagebrush wildfire effects on surface soil nutrient availability: A temporal and spatial study Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blank, R.R., Clements, D.D., Morgan, T.A., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Sagebrush wildfire effects on surface soil nutrient availability: A temporal and spatial study. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 81(5):1203-1210. https://doi.org/10.2136/SSSAJ2017.02.0039.

Slash application reduces soil erosion in steep-sloped piñon-juniper woodlands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Noelle, S.M., Craig, A.A., Stringham, T.K., Weltz, M.A. 2017. Slash application reduces soil erosion in steep-sloped piñon-juniper woodlands. Review Article. 70(6):774-780.

My Road to the Nevada High School Youth Forum - (Popular Publication)
Vega, L., Harmon, D.N. 2017. My Road to the Nevada High School Youth Forum. The Progressive Rancher. 17(5): 36-37.

Why is Taeniatherum caput-medusae (medusahead) Invasive in North America and not in its Native Eurasia? - (Abstract Only)

Plant materials and methodologies for Great Basin rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Rubald, T. 2017. Plant materials and methodologies for Great Basin rangelands. The Progressive Rancher. 17(4):36-37.

Effects of Phos-Chek® on soil nutrient availability - (Abstract Only)

Distribution of western juniper seeds across an ecotone and implications for seed dispersal processes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S. 2017. Distribution of western juniper seeds across an ecotone and implications for seed dispersal processes. Western North American Naturalist. 77:212-222.

Big sagebrush seed bank densities following wildfires - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Big sagebrush seed bank densities following wildfires. The Progressive Rancher. 17(2):36-38.

Cone and seed traits of two Juniperus species influence roles of frugivores and scatter-hoarding rodents as seed dispersal agents Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S., Vander Wall, S.B. 2017. Cone and seed traits of two Juniperus species influence roles of frugivores and scatter-hoarding rodents as seed dispersal agents. Acta Oecologica. 85(2017):93-103. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actao.2017.09.012.

Lawson Aerator applications on rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., McLain, J., Weltz, M.A., White, J., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Lawson Aerator applications on rangelands. The Progressive Rancher. 17(1):36-38.

Rangeland resilience and resistance: annual and perennial grass stable states - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D., Blank, R.R. 2017. Rangeland resilience and resistance: annual and perennial grass stable states. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:190.

Practical and effective rehabilitation of rangelands: lessons learned - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Practical and effective rehabilitation of rangelands: lessons learned. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:150.

Importance of shrub restoration on rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Freese, M., Scott, M., White, J., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Importance of shrub restoration on rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:167.

Seed storage effects on germination for two forage kochia cultivars - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Seed storage effects on germination for two forage kochia cultivars. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:52.

Competition effects from cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) differs among perennial grasses of the Great Basin - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2017. Competition effects from cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) differs among perennial grasses of the Great Basin. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:46.

Using the Lawson Aerator for range improvement practices - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Mclain, J., Harmon, D.N., Schade, J. 2017. Using the Lawson Aerator for range improvement practices. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 70:47.

Runoff and soil erosion from two rangeland sites - (Abstract Only)
Jones, T.J., Frasier, G., Nesbit, J.E., Weltz, M.A. 2017. Runoff and soil erosion from two rangeland sites. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 95-6.

Natural recruitment of Wyoming big sagebrush in and adjacent to burned areas during an El Nino year - (Abstract Only)
Smith, A., Dencker, C., Newingham, B.A. 2017. Natural recruitment of Wyoming big sagebrush in and adjacent to burned areas during an El Nino year. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 167.

Effects of mulch on plant and soil recovery after wildfire in the eastern Great Basin - (Abstract Only)
Dencker, C., Gicklhorn, J., Derasary, L., Newingham, B.A. 2017. Effects of mulch on plant and soil recovery after wildfire in the eastern Great Basin. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 14-5.

Grass seedling growth and survival under different post-fire grazing management scenarios - (Abstract Only)
Glocklhorn, J., Newingham, B.A. 2017. Grass seedling growth and survival under different post-fire grazing management scenarios. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 77.

Status and updates to the rangeland health model - (Abstract Only)
Pellant, M., Pyke, D., Herrick, J.E., Shaver, P., Busby, F., Riegel, G., Lepak, N., Newingham, B.A., Kachergis, E., Toledo, D.N. 2017. Status and updates to the rangeland health model. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 161-2.

Grazing impacts on infiltration rates at Vernal Pools in the Modoc Plateau - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mirte, L., Saito, L., Montrone, A., Weisberg, P., Blank, R.R. 2016. Grazing impacts on infiltration rates at Vernal Pools in the Modoc Plateau. Journal of the Nevada Water Resources Association (JNWRA). doi:10.22542/JNWRA.1.

Can seed-caching enhance seedling survival of Indian ricegrass (Achnatherum hymenoides) through intraspecific facilitation? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Longland, W.S., Dimitri, L.A. 2016. Can seed-caching enhance seedling survival of Indian ricegrass (Achnatherum hymenoides) through intraspecific facilitation?. Plant Ecology. 217: 1523-1532.

Intermountain west range improvement practices: lessons learned - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Rubald, T., Harmon, D.N. 2016. Intermountain west range improvement practices: lessons learned. The Progressive Rancher. 16(7):16-18.

Insight into sediment transport processes on saline rangeland hillslopes using three-dimensional soil microtopography changes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nouwakpo, S., Weltz, M.A., McGwire, K., Williams, C.J., Al-Hamdan, O., Green, C.H.M. 2017. Insight into sediment transport processes on saline rangeland hillslopes using three-dimensional soil microtopography changes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 42(4):681-696. https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.4013.

Soils conditioned by native vegetation and by the exotic invasive annual grass Bromus tectorum: do a native perennial and two exotic grasses sense the substrates similarly - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blank, R.R., Mackey, B.E., Morgan, T.A. 2016. Soils conditioned by native vegetation and by the exotic invasive annual grass Bromus tectorum: do a native perennial and two exotic grasses sense the substrates similarly. Rhizosphere. 2:38-47.

Denitrification and phosphorus sequestration in restored Oyster beds in the Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA - (Abstract Only)

Experimental investigation of the effect of vegetation on soil, sediment erosion, and salt transport processes in the Upper Colorado River Basin Mancos Shale formation, Price, Utah, USA. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cadaret, E.M., Nouwakpo, S.K., Mcgwire, K.C., Saito, L., Weltz, M.A., Blank, R.R. 2016. Experimental investigation of the effect of vegetation on soil, sediment erosion, and salt transport processes in the Upper Colorado River Basin Mancos Shale formation, Price, Utah, USA. Catena. 147:650-662.

Vegetation canopy cover effects on sediment erosion processes in the upper Colorado River Basin mancos shale formation, Price, Utah - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cadaret, E.M., Mcgwire, K.C., Nouwakpo, S.K., Weltz, M.A., Saito, L. 2016. Vegetation canopy cover effects on sediment erosion processes in the upper Colorado River Basin mancos shale formation, Price, Utah. Catena. 147:334-344.

Importance of shrub restoration on great basin rangelands - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Freese, M., Scott, M., Harmon, D.N. 2016. Importance of shrub restoration on great basin rangelands. The Progressive Rancher. 16(6):8-10.

A review of concentrated flow erosion processes on rangelands: fundamental understanding and knowledge gaps - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nouwakpo, S.K., Williams, C.J., Al-Handan, O., Weltz, M.A., Pierson, F.B., Nearing, M.A. 2016. A review of concentrated flow erosion processes on rangelands: fundamental understanding and knowledge gaps. International Soil and Water Conservation Research. 4(2):75-86.

Plant/life form considerations in the rangeland hydrology and erosion model (RHEM) - (Proceedings)
Spaeth, K.E., Weltz, M.A., Williams, C.J., Pierson Jr, F.B. 2016. Plant/life form considerations in the rangeland hydrology and erosion model (RHEM). In: Proceedings of the X International Rangeland Congress, July 18-22, 2016, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. p. 1005-1006.

Rangeland runoff and soil erosion database - (Proceedings)
Nesbit, J.E., Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S., Li, S.Y. 2016. Rangeland runoff and soil erosion database. In: Proceedings of the X International Rangeland Congress, July 18-22, 2016, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. p. 989-990

Phenology of cheatgrass and associated exotic weeds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Young, J.A., Blank, R.R. 2016. Phenology of cheatgrass and associated exotic weeds. The Progressive Rancher. 16(5):8-9.

A western photographic collection: birds of prey - (Popular Publication)
Blank, R.R., Allen, F.L. 2016. A western photographic collection: birds of prey. The Progressive Rancher. p. 8-10.

Seed Selection by Desert Rodents: Implications for Enhancing Seedling Establishment of Indian Ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Longland, W.S., Dimitri, L.A. 2016. Seed Selection by Desert Rodents: Implications for Enhancing Seedling Establishment of Indian Ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides). Western North American Naturalist. 76:253-258.

Enhanced fire-related traits may contribute to the invasiveness of Downy Brome (Bromus tectorum) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fenisi, A., Saura-Mas, S., Blank, R.R., Kozma, A., Lozer, B., Eszter, R. 2016. Enhanced fire-related traits may contribute to the invasiveness of Downy Brome (Bromus tectorum). Invasive Plant Science and Management. 9(3):182-194.

Woody Plant Encroachment and Effects on Soil Health - (Abstract Only)

Rehabilitation and Cheatgrass Suppression Following Great Basin Wildfires - (Abstract Only)

Integrated approach to cheatgrass suppression on great basin rangelands - (Proceedings)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Weltz, M.A., White, J. 2016. Integrated approach to cheatgrass suppression on great basin rangelands. In: Proceedings of the X International Rangeland Congress, July 18-22, 2016, Saskaton, Saskatchewan, Canada. p. 793-794.

Insight into sediment transport processes on saline rangeland hillslopes using three-dimensional soil microtoprgraphy changes - (Proceedings)
Nouwakpo, S.K., Weltz, M.A. 2016. Insight into sediment transport processes on saline rangeland hillslopes using three-dimensional soil microtoprgraphy changes. In: Proceedings of the X International Rangeland Congress, July 18-22, 2016, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. p. 985-986.

Estimating rangeland runoff, soil erosion, and salt mobility and transport processes - (Proceedings)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K. 2016. Estimating rangeland runoff, soil erosion, and salt mobility and transport processes. In:Proceedings of the X International Rangeland Congress, July 18-22, 2016, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. p.407-409.

Wildlife Habitat Improvement Using Range Improvement Practices - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.L., Weltz, M.A., White, J. 2016. Wildlife Habitat Improvement Using Range Improvement Practices. Society for Range Management Meeting Proceedings. 69:93.

Conservation seeding and diverse seed species performance - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2015. Conservation seeding and diverse seed species performance. In: Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, January 31-February 6, 2015, Sacramento, CA. 68:59.

Plant Material Testing: Can we learn from small plots - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D., Weltz, M.A., White, J. 2016. Plant Material Testing: Can we learn from small plots. Range Management Meeting Proceedings. 69:85.

The ability of winter grazing to reduce wildfire size, intensity, and fire-induced plant mortality was not demonstrated: a comment on Davies et al. (2015) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, A.M., Talhelm, A.F., Kolden, C.A., Newingham, B.A., Kremens, R.L., Adams, H.D., Cohen, J.D., Yedinak, K.M. 2016. The ability of winter grazing to reduce wildfire size, intensity, and fire-induced plant mortality was not demonstrated: a comment on Davies et al. (2015). International Journal of Wildland Fire. doi: 10.1071/WF15163

USDA internet tool to estimate runoff and soil loss on rangelands: rangelands hydrology and erosion model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Hernandez, M., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Armendariz, G.A., Pierson, F.B., Al-Hamdan, O., Williams, C.J., Spaeth, K.F., Wei, H., Heilman, P., Goodrich, D.C. 2015. USDA internet tool to estimate runoff and soil loss on rangelands: rangelands hydrology and erosion model. The Progressive Rancher. 8:24-25.

Quantifying livestock effects on bunchgrass vegetation with Landsat ETM+ data across a single growing season Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jansen, V., Kolden, C.A., Taylor, R.V., Newingham, B.A. 2015. Quantifying livestock effects on bunchgrass vegetation with Landsat ETM+ data across a single growing season. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 37(1):150-175. https://doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2015.1117681.

Performance of the rangeland hydrology and erosion model for runoff and erosion assessment on a semiarid reclaimed construction site - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Mcgwire, K. 2016. Performance of the rangeland hydrology and erosion model for runoff and erosion assessment on a semiarid reclaimed construction site. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 71:220-236.

The importance of seed germination in rangeland research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D. 2015. The importance of seed germination in rangeland research. The Progressive Rancher. 15(7):24-25.

Interactions with soils conditioned by different vegetation: a potential explanation of bromus tectorum L. invasion into salt-deserts? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A. 2016. Interactions with soils conditioned by different vegetation: a potential explanation of bromus tectorum L. invasion into salt-deserts? Journal of Arid Environments. 124:233-238.

Seed dispersal of two juniper species: Do scatter-hoarding rodents play a role? - (Abstract Only)
Dimitri, L.A., Longland, W.S., Vander Wall, S.B. 2015. Seed dispersal of two juniper species: Do scatter-hoarding rodents play a role? Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, August 9-14, 2015, in Baltimore, MD.

Integrating precipitation, grazing, past effects and interactions in long-term vegetation change - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Morris, C., Badik, K.J., Morris, L.R. 2016. Integrating precipitation, grazing, past effects and interactions in long-term vegetation change. Journal of Arid Environments. 124:111-117.

Assessing the performance of structure-from-motion photogrammetry and terrestrial lidar 1 at reconstructing soil surface microtopography of naturally vegetated plots - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Mcgwire, K. 2016. Assessing the performance of structure-from-motion photogrammetry and terrestrial lidar 1 at reconstructing soil surface microtopography of naturally vegetated plots. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 41(3):308-322.

Post-fire grazing management in the Great Basin Reprint Icon - (Government Publication)
Veblen, K.E., Newingham, B.A., Bates, J.D., Lamalfa, E., Glicklhorn, J. 2015. Post-fire grazing management in the Great Basin. Government Publication/Report. 7:1-4.

Biogeographical plant-soil relations of invasive medusahead (Elymus caput-medusae) - (Abstract Only)
O'Neil, M., Morgan, T.A., Blank, R.R., Allen, E.B., Allen, M.F. 2015. Biogeographical plant-soil relations of invasive medusahead (Elymus caput-medusae)[abstract]. Soil Ecology Meeting Abstracts. p. 86.

The role of resource limitation in restoration of sagebrush ecosystems dominated by cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jones, R.O., Chambers, J.C., Board, D.I., Johnson, D.W., Blank, R.R. 2015. The role of resource limitation in restoration of sagebrush ecosystems dominated by cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum). Ecosphere. 6(7):107.

Precipitation monitoring to accurately depict drought conditions on your allotment - (Popular Publication)
Clements, D.D., Mclain, J. 2015. Precipitation monitoring to accurately depict drought conditions on your allotment. The Progressive Rancher. 15(4):36-37.

Estimating flow concentration and sediment redistribution on saline rangeland communities - (Proceedings)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., Mcgwire, K., Rossi, C. 2015. Estimating flow concentration and sediment redistribution on saline rangeland communities. Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference Proceedings. p. 809-821.

Vegetation canopy cover effects on sediment and salt loading in the upper Colorado River Basin Mancos shale, Price and Ferron, Utah - (Proceedings)
Cadaret, E., Blank, R.R., Mcgwire, K., Nouwakpo, S.K., Rossi, C., Weltz, M.A., Adams, T., Boizet, A., Li, S.Y., Morgan, T.A. 2015. Vegetation canopy cover effects on sediment and salt loading in the upper Colorado River Basin Mancos shale, Price and Ferron, Utah . Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference Proceedings. 1621-1629.

Sagebrush wildfire effects on soil chemistry: A temporal and spatial study - (Abstract Only)
Blank, R.R., Clements, D.D., Morgan, T.A., Harmon, D.N. 2015. Sagebrush wildfire effects on soil chemistry: A temporal and spatial study [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. p. 10.

Estimating water quality from saline rangelands - (Abstract Only)

Do cheatgrass, snake river wheatgrass, and crested wheatgrass sense different availabilities of N and P in soils conditioned by a cheatgrass invasion? - (Abstract Only)
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A. 2015. Do cheatgrass, snake river wheatgrass, and crested wheatgrass sense different availabilities of N and P in soils conditioned by a cheatgrass invasion?. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. 68:24.

Assessment of horse creek conservation seeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Weltz, M.A., Blank, R.R., Henderson, D.E. 2015. Assessment of horse creek conservation seeding. The Progressive Rancher. 15(2):35-37.

Bromus tectorum and native grass establishment under drought and warming in sagebrush steppe after fire - (Abstract Only)

Suppression of annual Bromus tectorum by perennial Agropyon cristatum: roles of soil N availability and biological soil space - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A., Allen, F.L. 2015. Suppression of annual Bromus tectorum by perennial Agropyon cristatum: roles of soil N availability and biological soil space. AoB Plants. 7:plv006. doi: 10.1093/abpia/plv006.

Herbicide efficacy and perennial grass establishment - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2015. Herbicide efficacy and perennial grass establishment. In: Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, January 31-Feb 6, 2015, Sacramento, CA. 68:395.

Big sagebrush transplanting success in crested wheatgrass stands - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N. 2015. Big sagebrush transplanting success in crested wheatgrass stands. In: Society for Range Management meeting abstracts, January 31-February 6, 2015, Sacramento, CA. 68:58.

Characteristics that determine a successful squirreltail (Elymus elymoides) - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D. 2015. Characteristics that determine a successful squirreltail (Elymus elymoides). In: Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, January 31-February 6, 2015. 68:46.

Evaluating perennial grass competition as a management tool - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D. 2015. Evaluating perennial grass competition as a management tool. In: Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, January 31-February 6, 2015, Sacramento, CA. 68:251.

The effect of annual precipitation on Agropyron cristatum suppression of bromus tectorum - (Abstract Only)
Harmon, D.N., Clements, D.D. 2015. The effect of annual precipitation on Agropyron cristatum suppression of bromus tectorum. In: Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts, January 31-February 6, 2015, Sacramento, CA. 68:255.

Rangeland hydrologic processes and salinity transport: uplands to river systems - (Government Publication)
Gagnon, S.R., Sears, J.R.L., Makuch, J.R., Rossi, C.G., Nouwakpo, S.K., Weltz, M.A., and Frasier, G. Salinity Mobilization and TransportL Hydrologic and Aeolian Processes and Remediation Techniques for Rangelands. A Selected Biblography. Special Regerence Briefs Series NO. SRB 2014-1. Water Quality Information Center, National Agricultural Library, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. 364 p. 2014.

Effects of Phos-Chek® on soil nutrient availability - (Abstract Only)
Morgan, T.A., Blank, R.R. 2015. Effects of Phos-Chek® on soil nutrient availability. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. p.10.

Does a trend in declining stem density of Lepidium latifolium indicate a phosphorus limitation? A case study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A. 2014. Does a trend in declining stem density of Lepidium latifolium indicate a phosphorus limitation? A case study. Invasive Plant Science and Management. 7:526-531.

Effect of repeated burning on plant and soil carbon and nitrogen in cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) dominated ecosystems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jones, R., Chambers, J.C., Johnson, D.W., Blank, R.R., Board, D.I. 2014. Effect of repeated burning on plant and soil carbon and nitrogen in cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) dominated ecosystems. Plant and Soil. 386:47-64.

Salinity mobilization and transport from rangelands: assessment, recommendations, and knowledge gaps Reprint Icon - (Government Publication)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S., Rossi, C., Jolley, L.W., Frasier, G. 2014. Salinity mobilization and transport from rangelands: assessment, recommendations, and knowledge gaps. United States Department of Agriculture, Agricutlural Research Service, Great Basin Rangelands Research. General Technical Report 1. Reno, Nevada. 61.

The history of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in Nevada - (Other)
Clements, C.D., Young, J.A., Blank, R.R. 2014. The history of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in Nevada. The Progressive Rancher. 14(5):34-35.

Evaluation of structure from motion for soil microtopography measurement Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Nouwakpo, S.K., James, M.R., Huang, C., Chagas, I. 2014. Evaluation of structure from motion for soil microtopography measurement. The Photogrammetric Record. 29(147):297-316.

Time sequence photography of Roosters Comb - (Popular Publication)
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A., Clements, C.D. 2014. Time sequence photography of Roosters Comb. The Progressive Rancher. 14(4):35-37.

A comparison of Bromus tectorum growth and mycorrhizal colonization in salt desert versus sagebrush habitat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Haubensak, K., D'Antonio, C., Embry, S., Blank, R.R. 2014. A comparison of Bromus tectorum growth and mycorrhizal colonization in salt desert versus sagebrush habitat. Rangeland Ecology and Management. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.2111/REM-D-12-00024.1.

Analysis of long-term (1969-2011) vegetation data from Bodie Hills, CA: Integrating weather, disturbance, lag effects and interactions in vegetation change - (Government Publication)
Morris, C., Badik, K., Weltz, M.A. 2014. Analysis of long-term (1969-2011) vegetation data from Bodie Hills, CA: Integrating weather, disturbance, lag effects and interactions in vegetation change. Government Publication/Report. 52 p.

The insect microcosm of western juniper berries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dimitri, L.A., Tonkel, K.C., Longland, W.S., Rector, B.G. 2014. The insect microcosm of western juniper berries. Rangelands. 36(3):8-11.

Prescribed fire and timber harvesting effects on soil carbon and nitrogen in a pine forest - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roaldson, L.M., Johnson, D.W., Miller, W.W., Murphy, J.D., Walker, R.F., Stein, C.M., Glass, D.W., Blank, R.R. 2014. Prescribed fire and timber harvesting effects on soil carbon and nitrogen in a pine forest. Soil Science Society of America Journal. DOI: 10.2136/sssaj2013.08.0350nafsc.

Cheatgrass invasion and woody species encroachment in the Great Basin: benefits of conservation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weltz, M.A., Spaeth, K., Taylor, M.H., Rollins, K., Pierson, F., Jolley, L., Nearing, M., Goodrich, D., Hernandez, M., Nouwakpo, S.K., Rossi, C. 2014. Cheatgrass invasion and woody species encroachment in the Great Basin: Benefits of conservation. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 69(2):39A-44A.

Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, C.D., Young, J.A., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R. 2014. Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: management. The Progressive Rancher. 14(1):28-29.

The importance of persistent monitoring of great basin rangeland rehabilitation efforts - (Abstract Only)

Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: applications and practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clements, C.D., Young, J.A., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R. 2013. Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: applications and practices. The Progressive Rancher. 13(7):30-31.

Effects of thinning, residue mastication, and prescribed fire on soil and nutrient budgets in a Sierra Nevada mixed conifer forest - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, D.W., Walker, R.F., Glass, D.W., Stein, C.M., Murphy, J.B., Blank, R.R., Miller, W.W. 2014. Effects of thinning, residue mastication, and prescribed fire on soil and nutrient budgets in a Sierra Nevada mixed conifer forest. Forest Science. 60:170-179.

Rehabilitation of degraded rangelands: lessons learned - (Abstract Only)
Clements, D.D., Harmon, D.N., Blank, R.R., Young, J.A. 2013. Rehabilitation of degraded rangelands: lessons learned. Meeting Abstract. 13:1.