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Research Project: Science and Technologies for the Sustainable Management of Western Rangeland Systems

Location: Range Management Research

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

From points to polygons to rasters: Accounting for soil information uncertainty in agronomic decision-making - (Abstract Only)

Next-generation tools for soil identification, interpretation and soil health monitoring by farmers, ranchers and students - (Abstract Only)

Developing a comprehensive, app-based approach to soil hand texturing - (Abstract Only)

An extreme precipitation event, abrupt grass recovery, and soil processes in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Levi, M., Macanowicz, N.H., Throop, H., Webb, N. 2022. An extreme precipitation event, abrupt grass recovery, and soil processes in the Chihuahuan Desert. Ecological Society of America (ESA). PJ93b5. https://www.eventscribe.net/2021/ESA/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=923259.

Long-term trends in vegetation on Bureau of Land Management lands in the western U.S. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Diet selection of raramuri criollo and angus x hereford crossbred cattle in the Chihuahuan Desert Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Estell, R.E., Nyamuryekung'E, S., James, D.K., Spiegal, S.A., Cibils, A.F., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M.M., Romig, K.B. 2022. Diet selection of Raramuri Criollo and Angus x Hereford crossbred cattle in the Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Arid Environments. 205. Article 104823. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2022.104823.

Errors and uncertainties in soil maps: the need for better on-site estimates and soil map predictions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

The consequences of climate change for dryland biogeochemistry Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Osborne, B., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Currier, C., Homyak, P., Throop, H., Young, K., Reed, S. 2022. The consequences of climate change for dryland biogeochemistry. New Phytologist. https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.18312.

Toward a sustainable grassland ecosystem worldwide Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, J., Wang, Y., Liu, M., Han, G., Piao, S., Li, J., Liu, G., Wilkes, A., Liu, S., Zhao, W., Zhou, H., Yibeltal, M., Berihun Liyew, M., Browning, D.M., Fenta Almaw, A., Tsunekawa, A., Brown, J., Willms, W., Tsubo, M. 2022. Toward a sustainable grassland ecosystem worldwide. Nature Ecology and Evolution. 3(4):Article e100265. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xinn.2022.100265.

Degradation influences equilibrium and non-equilibrium dynamics in rangelands: Implications in resilience and stability Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez, D., Cavallero, L., Willems, P., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Brizuela, M. 2022. Degradation influences equilibrium and non-equilibrium dynamics in rangelands: Implications in resilience and stability. Applied Vegetation Science. e12670. https://doi.org/10.1111/avsc.12670.

Degradation influences equilibrium and non-equilibrun dynamics in rangelands: Implications in resilience and stability Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez, D., Cavallero, L., Wille,S, P., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Brizuela, M. 2022. Degradation influences equilibrium and non-equilibrun dynamics in rangelands: Implications in resilience and stability. Applied Vegetation Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/avsc.12670.

sample.design Reprint Icon - (Other)
Stauffer, N.G., Garman, S. 2022. sample.design. Zenodo. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6518745.

Recycling nutrients in the beef supply chain through circular manuresheds: Data to assess tradeoffs Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiegal, S.A., Vendramini, J.M., Bittman, S., Silveira, M., Gifford, C., Ragosta, J.P., Kleinman, P.J. 2022. Recycling nutrients in the beef supply chain through circular manuresheds: Data to assess tradeoffs. Journal of Environmental Quality. 51(4):494-509. https://doi.org/10.1002/jeq2.20365.

Nutrient circularity for sustainability in beef supply chains: Comparing the performance of three manureshed approaches - (Proceedings)
Spiegal, S.A., Gwendwr, M., Bittman, S., Silveira, M., Vendramini, J.M., Rotz, C.A., Flynn, K.C., Boggess, M.V., Kleinman, P.J. 2022. Nutrient circularity for sustainability in beef supply chains: Comparing the performance of three manureshed approaches. Waste to Worth Conference. Proceedings.

Quantifying the water quality benefits of implementing manureshed concept based manure management in the Susquehanna River Basin - (Abstract Only)
Saha, A., Saha, G., Cibin, R., Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Veith, T.L., White, C.M., Drohan, P.J. 2022. Quantifying the water quality benefits of implementing manureshed concept based manure management in the Susquehanna River Basin. Chesapeake Research Conference Proceedings. Abstract.

An inductive approach to developing ecological site concepts with existing monitoring data Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heller, A., Webb, N.P., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Brungard, C.W., Davidson, Z.M. 2022. An inductive approach to developing ecological site concepts with existing monitoring data. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 83:133-148. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2022.03.009.

Understanding collaboration in a research network: The role of trust - (Abstract Only)
Hurst, Z.M., Gwendwr, M., Friedrichsen, C., Wulfhorst, J.D. 2022. Understanding Collaboration in a Research Network: The Role of Trust. Society and Natural Resources. Presentation.

Mapping North America agroecosystems: A social-ecological systems approach - (Abstract Only)
Hurst, Z.M., Archer, D.W., Coffin, A.W., Van Huysen, T.L., Goslee, S.C., Pisarello, K., Wulfhorst, J.D., Spiegal, S.A. 2022. Mapping North America agroecosystems: A social-ecological systems approach. Agriculture and Human Values. presentation.

Opportunities to implement manureshed management in the Iowa, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania swine industry Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meinen, R.J., Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Flynn, K.C., Goslee, S.C., Mikesell, R.E., Church, C., Bryant, R.B., Boggess, M.V. 2022. Opportunities to implement manureshed management in the Iowa, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania swine industry. Journal of Environmental Quality. 51(4):510-520. https://doi.org/10.1002/jeq2.20340.

Digital ranching as aspirational system for resilient ranching on Southwestern US rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Utsumi, S., Nyamuryekung'E, S., McIntosh, M.M., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Spiegal, S.A., Duff, G., Cao, H., Boucheron, L., Chen, H., Le, T., Winkler, Z., Rahman, S., Gong, Q., Cox, A., Gifford, C., Krohn, M., Ragosta, J., Gouvea, V., Brandani, C., Waterhouse, T., Holland, J., Elias, E.H., Aney, S., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Steiner, J. 2022. Digital ranching as aspirational system for resilient ranching on Southwestern US rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

Oryx (Oryx gazella gazella) presence patterns in a long term grazing study in the Chihuahuan Desert of New Mexico - (Abstract Only)
Funk, M., McIntosh, M.M., Bender, L., Cibils, A.F., Cox, A., Fuentes-Soriano, S., Spiegal, S.A., Estell, R.E. 2022. Oryx (Oryx gazella gazella) presence patterns in a long term grazing study in the Chihuahuan Desert of New Mexico. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

Sustainable Southwest Beef: Evaluating innovations from pasture to plate - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Cibils, A.F., Steiner, J., Estell, R.E., Bestelmeyer, B.T., McIntosh, M.M., Bestelmeyer, S., Aney, S., Elias, E.H., Duff, G. 2022. Sustainable Southwest Beef: Evaluating innovations from pasture to plate. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

Explorations of heritage vs conventional cattle in a changing climate - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M.M., Macon, L.K., Redd, M., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Utsumi, S., Gonzalez, A.L., Cox, A., Duff, G., Schallner, J., Spiegal, S.A. 2022. Explorations of heritage vs conventional cattle in a changing climate. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

Real-time LoRaWAN precision ranching technologies: What we've learned - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M.M., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A.F., Utsumi, S., Estell, R.E., Cox, A., Duni, D., Gouvea, V., Brandani, C., Duff, G., Gong, Q., Waterhouse, T., Holland, J., Cao, H., Boucheron, L., Chen, H., Spiegal, S.A. 2022. Real-time LoRaWAN precision ranching technologies: What we've learned. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

Digital tools for sustainable ranching on Southwestern US rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Utsumi, S., Nyamuryekung'E, S., McIntosh, M.M., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Spiegal, S.A., Duff, G., Cao, H., Boucheron, L., Chen, H., Le, T., Winkler, Z., Rahman, S., Gong, Q., Cox, A., Gifford, C., Ragosta, J., Krohn, M., Gouvea, V., Brandani, C., Waterhouse, T., Holland, J., Elias, E.H., Aney, S., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Steiner, J. 2022. Digital tools for sustainable ranching on Southwestern US rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract.

The social networks of manureshed management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meredith, G., Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Harmel, R.D. 2022. The social networks of manureshed management. Journal of Environmental Quality. 51(4):566-579. https://doi.org/10.1002/jeq2.20334.

Genetic background of Criollo cattle in Uruguay, Mexico, Argentina and the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armstrong, E., Rodriguez-Almeida, F.A., McIntosh, M.M., Poli, M., Cibils, A.F., Martinez-Quintana, J.A., Felix-Portillo, M., Estell, R.E. 2022. Genetic background of Criollo cattle in Uruguay, Mexico, Argentina and the United States. Journal of Arid Environments. 200. Article 104722. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2022.104722.

A web interface for exploring and setting land management benchmarks - (Abstract Only)
Stauffer, N.G., Laurence-Traynor, A., McCord, S.E. 2022. A web interface for exploring and setting land management benchmarks. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Poster #1.

Beef supply chains of the Southwestern United States: Inputs to marketing to consumption - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Duff, G., Cibils, A.F., Steiner, J., Mcintosh, M., Aney, S., Elias, E.H., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Bestelmeyer, S., Estell, R.E. 2022. Beef supply chains of the Southwestern United States: Inputs to marketing to consumption. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Abstract Only.

Classification of daily crop phenology in PhenoCams using deep learning and hidden markov models Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, S.D., Browning, D.M. 2022. Classification of daily crop phenology in PhenoCams using deep learning and hidden markov models. Remote Sensing. 14(2):286. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs14020286.

Deep learning models for identifying cropland attributes from near surface cameras - (Abstract Only)

Measuring the social and ecological performance of agricultural innovations on rangelands: Progress and plans for an indicator framework in the LTAR network Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiegal, S.A., Webb, N., Boughton, E., Boughton, R., Bentley -Brymer, A., Clark, P., Holifield Collins, C.D., Hoover, D.L., Kaplan, N.E., McCord, S.E., Meredith, G., Porensky, L.M., Toledo, D.N., Wilmer, H.N., Wulfhorst, J.D., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2022. Measuring the social and ecological performance of agricultural innovations on rangelands: Progress and plans for an indicator framework in the LTAR network. Rangelands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.12.005.

Opportunities and challenges of grass-finishing on desert pastures - (Abstract Only)
Aney, S., Hurst, Z.M., Torell, G. 2022. Opportunities and challenges of grass-finishing on desert pastures. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Presentation.

Ecological transformations in desert grasslands: resist, accept, or direct? - (Abstract Only)

Can cattle geolocation data yield behavior-based criteria to inform precision grazing systems on rangeland? Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McIntosh, M., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Gong, Q., Cao, H., Gonzalez, A.L., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Can cattle geolocation data yield behavior-based criteria to inform precision grazing systems on rangeland? Livestock Science. 255: Article 104801. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.livsci.2021.104801.

Facilitating knowledge exchange around strategies for sustainability - (Proceedings)
Aney, S., Elias, E.H., Burnett, R., Gifford, C., Duff, G., Auvermann, B., Steiner, J. 2021. Facilitating knowledge exchange around strategies for sustainability. Meeting Abstract. 3-6.

Testing of a LoRa-WAN digital ranching system on desert rangelands: some practical experiences - (Proceedings)
Mcintosh, M.M., Cibils, A.F., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Estell, R.E., Cox, A., Duni, D., Utsumi, S., Gong, Q., Waterhouse, A., Holland, J., Cao, H., Boucheron, L., Chen, H., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Testing of a LoRa-WAN digital ranching system on desert rangelands: some practical experiences. Proceedings of New Mexico State University, Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES) Beef, Dairy and Livestock Update. pp. 51-54

Parameterizing an aeolian erosion (AERO) model for rangelands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Edwards, B.L., Webb, N.P., Van Zee, J.W., Courtright, E.M., Cooper, B.F., Metz, L., Herrick, J.E., Okin, G., Duniway, M.C., Tatarko, J., Tedela, N., Newingham, B.A., Pierson Jr, F.B., Toledo, D.N., Van Pelt, R.S. 2021. Parameterizing an aeolian erosion (AERO) model for rangelands. Aeolian Research. 54. Article 100769. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeolia.2021.100769.

From desert pasture to dinner plate: Evaluating the sustainability of supply chains for beef cattle coming from ranches of the Southwest - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Steiner, J., Skye, A., McIntosh, M. 2022. From desert pasture to dinner plate: Evaluating the sustainability of supply chains for beef cattle coming from ranches of the Southwest. Society for Range Management Meeting Proceedings.

Precision grazing: state of the science and opportunity for user feedback on new technologies - (Proceedings)
McIntosh, M., Spiegal, S.A., Aney, S., Steiner, J. 2022. Precision grazing: state of the science and opportunity for user feedback on new technologies. Society for Range Management Meeting Proceedings. Proceedings.

Data to explore circular manureshed management in beef supply chains of the United States and western Canada Reprint Icon - (Database / Dataset)
Spiegal, S.A., Vendramini, J.M., Bittman, S., Silveira, M., Gifford, C., Rotz, C.A., Worth, D., Ragosta, J.P., Kleinman, P.J. 2021. Data to explore circular manureshed management in beef supply chains of the United States and western Canada. Scientific Data. https://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/8b73fec5b84eb0313a1891e4ee77cba2.

Predicting the geographic range of an invasive livestock disease across the contiguous USA under current and future climate conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burrus, D.N., Rodriguez, L.L., Drolet, B.S., Geil, K., Cohnstaedt, L.W., Derner, J.D., Peters, D.C. 2021. Predicting the geographic range of an invasive livestock disease across the contiguous USA under current and future climate conditions. Climate. 9(11):159. https://doi.org/10.3390/cli9110159.

Water requirements for oil palm grown on marginal lands: A simulation approach Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Akram, H., Levia, D., Herrick, J.E., Lydiasari, H., Schütze, N. 2021. Water requirements for oil palm grown on marginal lands: A simulation approach. Agricultural Water Management. 260. Article 107292. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2021.107292.

Performance of LoRa-WAN sensors for precision livestock tracking and biosensing applications - (Proceedings)
Nyamuryekung'E, S., Estell, R.E., Funk, M., McIintosh, M.M., Cox, A., Utsumi, S., Cao, H., Boucheron, L., Gong, Q., Chen, H., Spiegal, S.A., Duff, G.C. 2022. Performance of LoRa-WAN sensors for precision livestock tracking and biosensing applications. International Grasslands Congress. XXIV.

Rangeland degradation in Mongolia: A review of the evidence Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sumjidmaa, S., Barrio, I., Bulgamaa, D., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Asa, A. 2021. Rangeland degradation in Mongolia: A review of the evidence. Journal of Arid Environments. 196. Article 10465. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104654.

Long-term permanent quadrat sampling project at the Jornada Experimental Range, New Mexico Reprint Icon - (Other)
Christensen, E.M., Maxwell, C., Slaughter, A.L. 2022. Long-term permanent quadrat sampling project at the Jornada Experimental Range, New Mexico. Ecological Society of America Bulletin. 03(1):e01940. https://doi.org/10.1002/bes2.1940.

Mechanisms and drivers of alternative shrubland states Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Archer, S., Peters, D.C., Burrus, D.N., Yao, J. 2022. Mechanisms and drivers of alternative shrubland states. Ecosphere. 13(4):Article e3987. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3987.

A synthesis of ranch-level sustainability indicators for land managers and to communicate across the US beef supply chain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahlering, M.A., Kazanski, C., Lendrum, P., Borrelli, P., Clark, L., Ellis, C., Gadzia, K., Gelbard, J., Goodwin, J., Herrick, J.E., Kachergis, E., Knapp, C., Maczko, K., Porzig, E., Rizzo, D., Spiegal, S.A., Wilson, C. 2021. A synthesis of ranch-level sustainability indicators for land managers and to communicate across the US beef supply chain. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 79:217-230. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2021.08.011.

Making research relevant: Sharing climate change research with rangeland advisors to transform results into drought resilience Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dinan, M., Adler, P., Bradford, J., Brunson, M., Elias, E.H., Felton, A., Greene, C., James, J., Suding, K., Thacker, E. 2021. Making research relevant: Sharing climate change research with rangeland advisors to transform results into drought resilience. Rangelands. 43(5):185-193. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.08.004.

Adaptive monitoring for multi-scale land management: Lessons learned from the Assessment, Inventory, and Monitoring (AIM) principles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kachergis, E., Miller, S.W., McCord, S.E., Dickard, M., Savage, S., Reynolds, L.V., Lepak, N., Dietrich, C., Green, A., Nefus, A., Prentice, K. 2022. Adaptive monitoring for multi-scale land management: Lessons learned from the Assessment, Inventory, and Monitoring (AIM) principles. Rangelands. 44(10):50-63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.08.006.

Sampling design workflows and tools to support adaptive monitoring and management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stauffer, N.G., Duniway, M., Karl, J., Nauman, T. 2021. Sampling design workflows and tools to support adaptive monitoring and management. Rangelands. 44(1):8-16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.08.005.

Monitoring agroecosystem productivity and phenology at a national scale: A metric assessment framework Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Browning, D.M., Russell, E.S., Ponce-Campos, G.E., Kaplan, N.E., Richardson, A.D., Seyednasrollah, B., Spiegal, S.A., Saliendra, N.Z., Alfieri, J.G., Baker, J.M., Bernacchi, C.J., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Bosch, D.D., Boughton, E.H., Boughton, R.K., Clark, P., Flerchinger, G.N., Gomez-Casanovas, N., Goslee, S.C., Haddad, N., Hoover, D.L., Jaradat, A.A., Mauritz, M., Miller, G.R., McCarty, G.W., Sadler, J., Saha, A., Scott, R.L., Suyker, A., Tweedie, C., Wood, J., Zhang, X., Taylor, S.D. 2021. Monitoring agroecosystem productivity and phenology at a national scale: A metric assessment framework. Ecological Indicators. 131. Article 108147. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2021.108147.

Mobile phone use and agricultural impacts among female smallholder farmers in Tanzania Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quandt, A., Salerno, J.D., Baird, T.D., McCabe, J.T., Xu, E., Herrick, J.E., Hartter, J. 2021. Mobile phone use and agricultural impacts among female smallholder farmers in Tanzania. Progress in Development Studies. 6(1):43-54. https://doi.org/10.19268/JGAFS.612021.4.

Plant species richness in multiyear wet and dry periods in the Chihuahuan Desert Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Savoy, H.M., Stillman, D.S., Huang, H., Hudson, A.R., Sala, O.E., Vivoni, E.R. 2021. Plant Species Richness in MultiyearWet and Dry Periods in the Chihuahuan Desert. Climate. 9(8):130. https://doi.org/10.3390/cli9080130.

Informing adaptation and mitigation actions through the Adaptation Workbook - (Proceedings)

Constraints and opportunities for detecting land surface phenology in drylands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, S.D., Browning, D.M., Baca, R.A., Gao, F.N. 2021. Constraints and opportunities for detecting land surface phenology in drylands. Journal of Remote Sensing. 2:1-15. https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.05.21.445173.

Land use change and collaborative manureshed management in New Mexico Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiegal, S.A., Williamson, J., Flynn, K.C., Buda, A.R., Rotz, C.A., Kleinman, P.J. 2021. Land use change and collaborative manureshed management in New Mexico. Journal of Environmental Quality. 51(4):602-613. https://doi.org/10.1002/jeq2.20280.

State-and-transition modelling Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Fernandez-Gimenez, M., Bulgamaa, D., Retta, B. 2021. State-and-transition modelling. Book Chapter. 27: 371-382. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003021339-32.

Evaluation of water quality benefits of manureshed based manure management in the Susquehanna River Basin - (Abstract Only)
Saha, A., Saha, G., Cibin, R., Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J. 2022. Evaluation of water quality benefits of manureshed based manure management in the Susquehanna River Basin. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). Abstract.

Soil loss and PM10 emissions from agricultural fields in the Junggar Basin over the past six decades Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pi, H., Webb, N., Lei, J., Li, S. 2022. Soil loss and PM10 emissions from agricultural fields in the Junggar Basin over the past six decades. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 77(2):113-125. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.2022.00018.

Water footprint of rangeland beef production in New Mexico Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sawalhah, M.N., Geli, H.E., Holechek, J.L., Cibils, A.F., Spiegal, S.A., Gifford, C. 2021. Water footprint of rangeland beef production in New Mexico. Water. 13(14):1950. https://doi.org/10.3390/w13141950.

Long-term network research for the next agricultural revolution Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boughton, B., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Kleinman, P.J., Moglen, G.E., Spiegal, S.A., Tsegaye, T.D. 2021. Long-term network research for the next agricultural revolution. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 19(8):432-434. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.2403.

Ten practical questions to improve data quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McCord, S.E., Welty, J., Courtwright, J., Dillon, C., Traynor, A., Burnett, S., Courtright, E.M., Fults, G., Karl, J.W., Van Zee, J.W., Webb, N., Tweedie, C. 2021. Ten practical questions to improve data quality. Rangelands. 44(1):17-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.07.006.

Adaptive monitoring in support of adaptive management in rangelands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McCord, S.E., Pilliod, D. 2022. Adaptive monitoring in support of adaptive management in rangelands. Rangelands. 44(1):1-7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.07.003.

Addressing air quality, agriculture, and climate change across the Southwest and Southern Plains: A roadmap for research, extension, and policy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dinan, M., Elias, E.H., Webb, N., Zwicke, G., Dy, T.S., Aney, S., Brady, M., Brown, J.R., Dobos, R.R., DuBois, D., Edwards, B., Heimel, S., Luke, N., Rottler, C.M., Steele, C. 2021. Addressing air quality, agriculture, and climate change across the Southwest and Southern Plains: A roadmap for research, extension, and policy. Bulletin of the American Meterological Society. 102(7):1394-1401. https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-21-0088.1.

Shrub encroachment, landscape restoration, and intraguild predation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schooley, R., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Wagnon, C., Coffman, J. 2021. Shrub encroachment, landscape restoration, and intraguild predation. Journal of Arid Environments. 193:Article 104588. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104588.

Quadrat-based monitoring of desert grassland vegetation at the Jornada Experimental Range, New Mexico, 1915-2016 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Christensen, E.M., James, D.K., Slaughter, A.L., Maxwell, C., Adler, P., Havstad, K.M., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2021. Quadrat-based monitoring of desert grassland vegetation at the Jornada Experimental Range, New Mexico, 1915-2016. Ecology. 102(125):Article e03530. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3530.

Movement, activity, and landscape use patterns of heritage and commercial beef cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Vanleeuwen, D., Spiegal, S.A., Steele, C., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M.M., Gong, Q., Cao, H. 2022. Movement, activity, and landscape use patterns of heritage and commercial beef cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland. Journal of Arid Environments. 199:Article 104704. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104704.

The genesis of the Jornada criollo cattle program Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Estell, R.E. 2021. The genesis of the Jornada criollo cattle program. Journal of Arid Environments. 193:Article 104563. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104563.

Conventional vs Heritage cattle supplement intake, weight-gains, and body condition scores on Chihuahuan desert pasture Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M.M., Estell, R.E., Cibils, A.F., Cox, A., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Duni, D., Duff, G., Spiegal, S.A., Brandani, C., Utsumi, S., Gouvea, V. 2021. Conventional vs Heritage cattle supplement intake, weight-gains, and body condition scores on Chihuahuan desert pasture. Journal of Animal Science Supplement. 99(3):375-376. https://doi.org/10.1093/jas/skab235.687.

Foraging behavior and body temperature of heritage vs. commercial beef cows in relation desert ambient heat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., McIintosh, M., VanLeeuwen, D., Steele, C., Gonzalez, A.L., Spiegal, S.A., Reyes, L., Almeida, F.G., Anderson, M.C. 2021. Foraging behavior and body temperature of heritage vs. commercial beef cows in relation desert ambient heat. Journal of Arid Environments. 193.Article 104565. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104565.

Vector surveillance, host species richness, and demographic factors as neuroinvasive West Nile Disease risk factors Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Humphreys Jr, J.M., Young, K.M., Cohnstaedt, L.W., Haney, K., Peters, D.C. 2021. Vector surveillance, host species richness, and demographic factors as neuroinvasive West Nile Disease risk factors. Viruses and Bacteriophages. 13:5. https://doi.org/10.3390/v13050934.

Effects of managed fire on a swale grassland in the Chihuahuan Desert Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Burkett, L.M., Lister, L. 2021. Effects of managed fire on a swale grassland in the Chihuahuan Desert. Rangelands. 1-4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2021.05.001.

Nitrogen dynamics after low-emission applications of dairy slurry or fertilizer on perennial grass: a long term field study employing natural abundance of d15N Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, H., Hunt, D.E., Ellert, B., Maillard, E., Comptob, J., Kleinman, P.J., Spiegal, S.A., Bittman, S. 2021. Nitrogen dynamics after low-emission applications of dairy slurry or fertilizer on perennial grass: a long term field study employing natural abundance of d15N. Plant and Soil. 465:415–430. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-021-04998-7.

Integrating human dimensions within the LTAR network to achieve agroecological system transformation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A comparison of approaches to regional land use capability analysis for agricultural land planning Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ippolito, T., Herrick, J.E., Dossa, E.J., Garba, M., Outtara, M., Singh, U., Stewart, Z., Prasaad, V., Neff, J. 2021. A comparison of approaches to regional land use capability analysis for agricultural land planning. Land. 10. https://doi.org/10.3390/land10050458.

Provoking a cultural shift in data quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McCord, S.E., Webb, N.P., Van Zee, J.W., Burnett, S.H., Christensen, E.M., Ericha, C.M., Laney, C.M., Lunch, C., Maxwell, C., Karl, J.W., Slaughter, A.L., Stauffer, N.G. 2021. Provoking a cultural shift in data quality. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 71(6):647-657. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biab020.

Declines in rodent abundance and diversity track regional climate variability in North American drylands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cardenas, P.A., Christensen, E.M., Ernest, M., Lightfoot, D.C., Schooley, R.L., Stapp, P., Rudgers, J.A. 2021. Declines in rodent abundance and diversity track regional climate variability in North American drylands. Global Change Biology. 27:4005-4023. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.15672.

Consequences of piñon-juniper woodland fuel reduction: Prescribed fire increases soil erosion while mastication does not Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karban, C., Miller, M., Herrick, J.E., Barger, N. 2021. Consequences of piñon-juniper woodland fuel reduction: Prescribed fire increases soil erosion while mastication does not. Ecosystems. 25:122-135. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10021-021-00644-6.

Weight gain, grazing behavior and carcass quality of desert grass-fed Rarámuri Criollo vs. crossbred steers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McIntosh, M.M., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Gonzalez, A.L., Gong, Q., Cao, H., Spiegal, S.A., Soto-Navarro, S.A., Blair, A.D. 2021. Weight gain, grazing behavior and carcass quality of desert grass-fed Rarámuri Criollo vs. crossbred steers. Livestock Science. 249:104511. Online #104511. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.livsci.2021.104511.

Assessing sustainability goals using big data: Collaborative adaptive management in the Malpai borderlands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Spiegal, S.A., Winkler, R., James, D.K., Levi, M., Williamson, J. 2021. Assessing sustainability goals using big data: Collaborative adaptive management in the Malpai borderlands. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 77:17-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2021.03.002.

Examining multi-scale dynamics of drylands amid multi-year wet and dry periods using imagery - (Abstract Only)

Adapt (or succumb) to climate change on rangelands - (Proceedings)
Brown, J., Elias, E.H., Emmott, A., Mahuer, A., Wilmer, H. 2021. Adapt (or succumb) to climate change on rangelands. Society for Range Management Meeting Proceedings. February 15, 2021 - February 18, 2021, virtual. Page 1.

Multi-scale assessment of a grassland productivity model Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, S.D., Browning, D.M. 2021. Multi-scale assessment of a grassland productivity model. Biogeosciences Journal 18(6):2213-2220. https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-2213-2021.

Vegetation canopy gap size and height: Critical indicators for wind erosion monitoring and management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, N., McCord, S.E., Edwards, B., Herrick, J.E., Kachergis, E., Okin, G., Van Zee, J.W. 2021. Vegetation canopy gap size and height: critical indicators for wWind erosion monitoring and management. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 76:78-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2021.02.003.

Standardized aeolian transport observations to support local- to regional-scale modeling. Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Webb, N., Edwards, B., Van Zee, J.W., Courtright, E.M., McCord, S.E., Cooper, B., Duniway, M., Huggins, D.R., Metz, L., Moriasi, D.N., Newingham, B.A., Pierson Jr, F.B., Tatarko, J., Tedela, N., Toledo, D.N., Van Pelt, R.S., Williams, C.J. 2021. Vegetation canopy gap size and height: critical indicators for wind erosion monitoring and management. Association of American Geographers. 76/78-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2021.02.003.

Regional ensemble modeling reduces uncertainty for digital soil mapping Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brungard, C., Nauman, T., Duniway, M., Veblen, K., Nehring, K., Salley, S.W., Anchang, J. 2021. Regional ensemble modeling reduces uncertainty for digital soil mapping. Geoderma. 396. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2021.114998.

Dam-offspring pairing using proximity loggers fitted on Raramuri Criollo cows and calves grazing desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Simpson, C., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M.M., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Dam-offspring pairing using proximity loggers fitted on Raramuri Criollo cows and calves grazing desert rangeland {abstract}. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 15-18, 2021, Virtual. 117.

Landscape use of Angus Crossbred vs. Raramuri Criollo cattle on desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M.M., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Landscape use of Angus Crossbred vs. Raramuri Criollo cattle on desert rangeland {abstract}. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 15-7,2021, virtual. 116.

Feeding habits of Brangus and Raramuri Criollo cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Duni, M.D., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Cox, A., McIntosh, M.M., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Feeding habits of Brangus and Raramuri Criollo cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland {abstract}. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 15-17, 2021, virtual. 119.

Long-term declining trends in Chihuahuan Desert forage production in relation to stocking rates and climate - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M.M., Holecheck, J.L., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., Spiegal, S.A. 2021. Long-term declining trends in Chihuahuan Desert forage production in relation to stocking rates and climate {abstract}. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 15-17, 2021, virtual. 13.

Improving Landsat predictions of rangeland fractional cover with multitask learning and uncertainty Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allred, B.W., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Boyd, C.S., Brown, C., Davies, K.W., Duniway, M.C., Ellsworth, L.M., Erickson, T.A., Fuhlendorf, S.D., Griffiths, T.V., Jansen, V., Jones, M.O., Karl, J., Knight, A., Maestas, J.D., Maynard, J.J., McCord, S.E., Naugle, D.E., Starns, H.D., Twidwell, D., Uden, D.R. 2021. Improving Landsat predictions of rangeland fractional cover with multitask learning and uncertainty . Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 12(5):841-849. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.13564.

Data management in excel and R using national ecological observatory network's (NEON) small mammal data Reprint Icon - (Other)
Maritz, M., Mccord, S.E. 2021. Data management in excel and R using national ecological observatory network's (NEON) small mammal data. Meeting Abstract. https://doi.org/10.25334/Q4XH5S.

Community forests prepare for climate change Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peterson, C., Elias, E.H., Brandt, L., Hurteau, S. 2021. Community forests prepare for climate change. 102. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021EO154456.

State and transition models - (Book / Chapter)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Fernandez Gimenez, M., Densambuu, B., Bruegger, R. 2021. The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods for Social-Ecological Systems. Chpt 27. State and transition models. London:Routledge p.371-382.

The Hidden Costs of Land Degradation in U.S. Maize Agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jong, W.S., Neff, J., Im, Y., Doro, L., Herrick, J.E. 2021. The hidden costs of land degradation in U.S. maize agriculture. Earth's Future. 9(2):1-19. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020EF001641.

A phenotypic characterization of Rarámuri Criollo cattle introduced into the southwestern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McIntosh, M., Gonzalez, A.L., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Nyamuryekung'e, S., Rodriguez, A.F., Spiegal, S.A. 2020. A phenotypic characterization of Rarámuri Criollo cattle introduced into the southwestern United States. Archivos Latinoamericanos De Produccion Animal. 28:111-119.

Foraging behavior of heritage vs commercial rangeland beef cows in relation to dam-offspring contact patterns Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nyamuryekung'e, S., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E., McIntosh, M., Steele, C., Gonzalez, A.L., Spiegal, S.A., Continanza, F. 2021. Foraging behavior of heritage vs commercial rangeland beef cows in relation to dam-offspring contact patterns. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 74:43-49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2020.11.001.

Soil health assessment for agricultural lands Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Stott, D.E., Wienhold, B.J., Van Es, H., Herrick, J.E. 2021. Soil health assessment for agricultural lands. Book Chapter. p.79-99. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780891189817.ch5.

Broad-scale climate drivers of a vector-borne livestock disease movement from Mexico into the United States - (Abstract Only)

Snapshot of rancher perspectives on creative cattle management options Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Elias, E.H., Aney, S., Duff, G., Gifford, C., Spiegal, S.A., Cibils, A., Steiner, J., Estell, R.E. 2020. Snapshot of rancher perspectives on creative cattle management options. Rangelands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rala.2020.09.004.

Using manureshed management to connect distant links of the beef supply chain - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Meredith, G., Silveira, M., Flynn, K.C., Bittman, S., Vendramini, J., Kleinman, P.J. 2020. Using manureshed management to connect distant links of the beef supply chain [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 9-13, 2020, Phoenix, AZ. Virtual.

Opportunities to implement manureshed management in the U.S. swine industry - (Abstract Only)
Meinen, R., Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Flynn, K.C., Goslee, S.C., Mikesell, R., Bryant, R.B. 2020. Opportunities to implement manureshed management in the U.S. swine industry [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 9-13, 2020, Phoenix, AZ. Virtual.

Challenges and opportunities for manureshed management across U.S. dairy systems - (Abstract Only)
Baker, J.M., Dell, C.J., Spiegal, S.A., Porter, S., Leytem, A.B., Flynn, K.C., Bryant, R.B., Bjorneberg, D.L., Rotz, C.A., Hagevoot, R., Williamson, J., Slaughter, A.L., Bittman, S., Kleinman, P.J. 2020. Challenges and opportunities for manureshed management across U.S. dairy systems [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 9-13, 2020, Phoeniz, AZ. Virtual.

Exotic oryx interact with shrub encroachment in the Chihuahuan Desert Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Andreoni, K., Wagnon, C., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Schooley, R. 2021. Exotic oryx interact with shrub encroachment in the Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Arid Environments. 184:104302. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2020.104302.

Digital ecological site mapping in the central California coastal range - (Abstract Only)

Linking ground-based monitoring programs and models to identify management responses to US dust emissions - (Abstract Only)

Parameterization of a drag partition scheme using field measurements of surface shear stress distribution - (Abstract Only)

From playas to peaks: Developing infrastructure and methods to constrain dust dynamics and monitor impacts on snow waterrResources in the intermountain west - (Abstract Only)

Mobile phone use associated with higher smallholder agricultural productivity in Tanzania, East Africa Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quandt, A., Salerno, J.D., Neff, J.C., Hartter, J., Baird, T.D., Herrick, J.E., Mccabe, J., Xu, E. 2020. Mobile phone use associated with higher smallholder agricultural productivity in Tanzania, East Africa. Journal of Rural Studies. 15(8): e0237337. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237337.

Scale invariance of albedo-based wind friction velocity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziegler, N., Webb, N., Chappell, A., LeGrand, S.L. 2020. Scale invariance of albedo-based wind friction velocity. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 125(16):e2019JD031978. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD031978.

Beef production in the southwestern United States: Strategies toward sustainability Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiegal, S.A., Cibils, A.F., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Steiner, J.L., Estell, R.E., Archer, D.W., Auvermann, B., Bestelmeyer, S., Boucheron, L., Cao, H., Cox, A., Devlin, D., Duff, G., Ehlers, K., Elias, E.H., Gifford, C., Gonzalez, A.L., Holland, J., Jennings, J., Marshall, A., McCracken, D., McIntosh, M., Miller, R., Paulin, R., Place, S., Redd, M., Rotz, C.A., Tolle, C., Waterhouse, A. 2020. Beef production in the southwestern United States: Strategies toward sustainability. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 4(114):1-8. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2020.00114.

Numerical soil classification supports soil identification by citizen scientists using limited, simple soil observations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Maynard, J.J., Salley, S.W., Beaudette, D., Herrick, J.E. 2020. Numerical soil classification supports soil identification by citizen scientists using limited, simple soil observations. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/saj2.20119.

Understanding ecological condition and change on rangelands managed by the Bureau of Land Management: An initial report - (Abstract Only)
Burke, R., McCord, S.E., Kachergis, E., Jeffries, M., Dickard, M., Greene, A., Herrick, J.E., Lepak, N., Pilliod, D., Prentice, K. 2020. Understanding ecological condition and change on rangelands managed by the Bureau of Land Management: An initial report [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster # 88711.

Harnessing the power of AI technologies for ecology: The knowledge learning analysis system (KLAS) for spatially-distributed, continuous ecological data - (Abstract Only)
Peters, D.C., Ramirez, G., Anderson, J.P., Savoy, H.M., Huang, H. 2020. Harnessing the power of AI technologies for ecology: The knowledge learning analysis system (KLAS) for spatially-distributed, continuous ecological data [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster #85379.

Effects of contrasting rooting distribution patterns on plant transpiration along a precipitation gradient - (Abstract Only)
Gherardi, L., Sala, O., Peters, D.C. 2020. Effects of contrasting rooting distribution patterns on plant transpiration along a precipitation gradient. [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster #84160.

Building resilience to climate change in agroecosystems by addressing wind erosion - (Abstract Only)

Critical standing crop residue amounts for wind erosion control in the inland Pacific Northwest, USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pi, H., Webb, N., Huggins, D.R., Sharratt, B.S. 2020. Critical standing crop residue amounts for wind erosion control in the inland Pacific Northwest, USA. Catena. 195:104742. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2020.104742.

A standardized land capability classification system for land evaluation using mobile phone technology Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quandt, A., Herrick, J.E., Peacock, G., Salley, S.W., Buni, A., Mkalawa, C., Neff, J. 2020. A standardized land capability classification system for land evaluation using mobile phone technology. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.2020.00023.

A preliminary phenotypic characterization of Raramuri Criollo cattle - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M., Gonzalez, A.L., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Nyamuryekung'e, S., Spiegal, S.A. 2020. A preliminary phenotypic characterization of Raramuri Criollo cattle. Journal of Animal Science Supplement. 98, Supp S3.

Influence of monsoon rainfall events on movement patterns of Angus crossbred vs. Raramuri Criollo cattle on desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Nyamuryekung'e, S., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M., Spiegal, S.A., Duni, D. 2020. Influence of monsoon rainfall events on movement patterns of Angus crossbred vs. Raramuri Criollo cattle on desert rangeland. Journal of Animal Science Supplement. 98, Suppl. S3.

Harnessing AI to transform agriculture and inform agricultural research Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Rivers, A.R., Hatfield, J.L., Lemay, D.G., Liu, S.Y., Basso, B. 2020. Harnessing AI to transform agriculture and inform agricultural research. IEEE IT Professional. 22(3):16-21. https://doi.org/10.1109/MITP.2020.2986124.

Scaling up agricultural research with artificial intelligence - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., Marcillo, G., McCord, S.E., Mirsky, S.B., Moglen, G.E., Neven, L.G., Peters, D.C., Sohoulande Djebou, D.C., Wakie, T. 2020. Scaling up agricultural research with artificial intelligence. IEEE IT Professional. 22:32-38.

AI recommender system with ML for agricultural research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Savoy, H.M., Ramirez, G., Huang, H. 2020. AI recommender system with ML for agricultural research. IEEE IT Professional. 22:29-32.

Harnessing the power of AI technologies for ecology: Grass recovery in shrub dominated landscapes - (Abstract Only)
Burruss, N., Peters, D.C. 2020. Harnessing the power of AI technologies for ecology: Grass recovery in shrub dominated landscapes [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster # 88102.

Big data, local science: Not an oxymoron - (Abstract Only)
Bestelmeyer, B.T., McCord, S.E., Webb, N., Brown, J., Herrick, J.E., Peters, D.C. 2020. Big data, local science: Not an oxymoron [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster #81832.

Hidden biodiversity: How soil seed banks vary across ecological sites and states in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Romig, K.B., James, D.K., Maxwell, C., Brown, J., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Havstad, K., Salley, S.W., Faist, A. 2020. Hidden biodiversity: How soil seed banks vary across ecological sites and states in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster #86481.

Climate and phenology network synergies for sustainable agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Browning, D.M., Taylor, S.D. 2020. Climate and phenology network synergies for sustainable agriculture [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster # 82205.

A web interface for creating random, spatially balanced landscape monitoring designs - (Abstract Only)
Stauffer, N.G. 2020. A web interface for creating random, spatially balanced landscape monitoring designs. [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster #87953.

The pipeline of phenological data in large scale automated forecasts - (Abstract Only)
Taylor, S.D. 2020. The pipeline of phenological data in large scale automated forecasts [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 3-6, 2020, Virtual. Poster # 82199.

Connectivity: insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Iwaniec, D., Gooseff, M., Suding, K., Johnson, D., Reed, D., Peters, D.C., Adams, B., Barrett, J., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Castorani, M., Cook, E., Davidson, M., Hanan, N., Huenneke, L., Johnson, P., McKnight, D., Miller, R., Okin, G., Preston, D., Rassweiller, A., Ray, C., Sala, O., Schooley, R., Seastedt, T., Spasojevic, M., Vivoni, E., Groffman, P. 2021. Connectivity: insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network. Ecosphere. 12(5):e03432. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3432.

Evaluation of the automated reference toolset as a method to select reference plots for oil and gas reclamation on Colorado Plateau rangelands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Di Stefano, S., Karl, J., Bailey, D., Hale, S. 2020. Evaluation of the automated reference toolset as a method to select reference plots for oil and gas reclamation on Colorado Plateau rangelands. Journal of Environmental Management. 265:110578. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.110578.

Woody plant encroachment has a larger impact than climate change on dryland water budgets Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schreiner-McGraw, A., Vivoni, E., Ajami, H., Sala, O., Throop, H., Peters, D.C. 2020. Woody plant encroachment has a larger impact than climate change on dryland water budgets. Scientific Reports. 10:8112. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-65094-x.

Using geospatial methods to measure the risk of environmental persistence of avian influenza virus in South Carolina Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stenkamp-Strahm, C.M., Patyk, K., McCool-Eye, M., Fox, A., Humphreys Jr, J.M., James, A.M., South, D., Magzamen, S.L. 2020. Using geospatial methods to measure the risk of environmental persistence of avian influenza virus in South Carolina. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. 34:100342. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sste.2020.100342.

Modifying connectivity to promote state change reversal: the importance of geomorphic context and plant–soil feedbacks Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Okin, G., Herrick, J.E., Savoy, H.M., Anderson, J., Scroggs, S.L., Zhange, J. 2020. Modifying connectivity to promote state change reversal: the importance of geomorphic context and plant–soil feedbacks. Ecology Letters. 101(9):e03069. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3069.

Manureshed delineation via analysis of county-level data from IPNI-NuGIS and USDA-NASS(2012) Reprint Icon - (Database / Dataset)
Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Endale, D.M., Bryant, R.B., Dell, C.J., Goslee, S.C., Meinen, R.J., Flynn, K.C., Baker, J.M., Browning, D.M., McCarty, G.W., Bittman, S., Carter, J.D., Cavigelli, M.A., Duncan, E., Gowda, P.H., Li, X., Ponce, G., Raj, C., Silveira, M., Smith, D.R., Arthur, D.K., Yang, Q., Nezat, C., Vandenberg, B.C. 2020. Manureshed delineation via analysis of county-level data from IPNI-NuGIS and USDA-NASS(2012). Ag Data Commons. https://doi.org/10.15482/USDA.ADC/1518435.

Manuresheds: Advancing nutrient recycling in US agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Endale, D.M., Bryant, R.B., Dell, C.J., Goslee, S.C., Meinen, R.J., Flynn, K.C., Baker, J.M., Browning, D.M., McCarty, G.W., Bittman, S., Carter, J.D., Cavigelli, M.A., Duncan, E.W., Gowda, P.H., Li, X., Ponce, G., Raj, C., Silveira, M., Smith, D.R., Arthur, D.K., Yang, Q. 2020. Manuresheds: Advancing nutrient recycling in US agriculture. Agricultural Systems. 182:102813. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2020.102813.

Digital soil mapping to support California ecological site development - (Government Publication)
Salley, S.W. 2020. Digital soil mapping to support California ecological site development. National Cooperative Soil Survey Newsletter. 90:27-28.

A decision support system for incorporating land potential information in the evaluation of restoration outcomes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kimiti, D., Ganguli, A., Herrick, J.E., Karl, J., Bailey, D. 2020. A decision support system for incorporating land potential information in the evaluation of restoration outcomes. Ecological Restoration. 38:94-104.

Evaluation of restoration success to inform future restoration efforts in Acacia reficiens invaded rangelands in northern Kenya - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kimiti, D., Ganguli, A., Herrick, J.E., Bailey, D. 2020. Evaluation of restoration success to inform future restoration efforts in Acacia reficiens invaded rangelands in northern Kenya. Ecological Restoration. 38:105-113.

Rapid bulk density measurement using mobile device photogrammetry Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whiting, M., Salley, S.W., James, D.K., Karl, J., Brungard, C. 2020. Rapid bulk density measurement using mobile device photogrammetry. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 84:3 pages 811-817. https://doi.org/10.1002/saj2.20063.

USDA climate hubs: Advancing conservation under a changing climate - (Abstract Only)
Todey, D.P., Elias, E.H., Peck, D.E., Rottler, C.M., Dell, C.J. 2020. USDA climate hubs: Advancing conservation under a changing climate. [abstract] Soil and Water Conservation Society Meeting. July 27-29, 2020, Virtual.

Using benchmarks to assess management objectives across ecological domains - (Abstract Only)
Traynor, A., Miller, S., McCord, S.E., Webb, N., Stauffer, N.G., Kachergis, E., Newbury, C., Courtright, J., Cappucio, N. 2020. Using benchmarks to assess management objectives across ecological domains [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 2-7, 2020. Salt Lake City, Utah. Abstract #88722.

Herbivory effects on Ephedra spp. in the Chihuahuan Desert Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitford, W.G., Steinberger, Y. 2020. Herbivory effects on Ephedra spp. in the Chihuahuan Desert. Open Journal of Ecology. 10:37-44. https://doi.org/10.4236/oje.2020.102003.

The impact of ecosystem change on dust emission in North America Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Hennen, M., Chappell, A., Webb, N. 2020. The impact of ecosystem change on dust emission in North America. European Geosciences Union General Assembly Proceedings. 2020-21883. https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-21883.

A data commons approach can help span scales and stakeholders to support ecosystem conservation and land use - (Abstract Only)
McCord, S.E., Webb, N.P., Bonefont, K., Burke, R., Edwards, B., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Herrick, J.E. 2020. A data commons approach can help span scales and stakeholders to support ecosystem conservation and land use [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 2-7, 2020. Salt Lake City, Utah.Abstract #82161.

Rethinking global carbon storage potential of trees. A comment on Bastin et al. (2019) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, S.D., Marconi, S. 2020. Rethinking global carbon storage potential of trees. A comment on Bastin et al. (2019). Annals of Forest Science. 77:23. https://doi.org/10.1101/730325.

Ecological theory and practice in arid and semiarid ecosystems: a tale of two LTER sites Reprint Icon - (Government Publication)
Peters, D.C. 2021. Ecological theory and practice in arid and semiarid ecosystems: a tale of two LTER sites. Book Chapter. 59. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-66933-1.

Terradactyl: an example of modularity and ontologies to ensure the sustainability of open source software - (Abstract Only)
McCord, S.E., Stauffer, N.G. 2020. Terradactyl: an example of modularity and ontologies to ensure the sustainability of open source software [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado.

Rating fire danger from the ground up Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Levi, M., Krueger, E., Snitker, G.J., Ochsner, T., Villarreal, M.L., Elias, E.H., Peck, D.E. 2019. Rating fire danger from the ground up. Eos GeoHealth. 100. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019EO137858.

Late-fall landscape use by heritage vs conventional beef cattle on Colorado Plateau rangelands: a case study - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M., Duni, D., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Nyamuryekung'e, S., Redd, M., Duniway, M., Spiegal, S.A. 2020. Late-fall landscape use by heritage vs conventional beef cattle on Colorado Plateau rangelands: a case study [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 17-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. #29

A test of LoRa WAN real-time GPS tracking on beef cattle in desert pastures - (Abstract Only)
McIntosh, M., Cibils, A., Nyamuryekung'e, S., Estell, R.E., Cox, A., Dawes, A., Waterhouse, T., Holland, J. 2020. A test of LoRa WAN real-time GPS tracking on beef cattle in desert pastures [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 17-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado. #3

Influence of rainfall events on drinker visitation patterns by beef cows on desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Nyamuryekung'e, S., Dawes, A., McIntosh, M., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Spiegal, S.A. 2020. Influence of rainfall events on drinker visitation patterns by beef cows on desert rangeland [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 17-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. #28

Vegetation selection of heritage vs. conventional beef cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Nyamuryekung'e, S., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., McIntosh, M., Spiegal, S.A., Continanza, G. 2020. Vegetation selection of heritage vs. conventional beef cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. Feburary 17-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado. #104

Long term ecological research and the changing theoretical paradigms of disturbance ecology Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gaiser, E.E., Bell, D.M., Castorani, M.C., Childers, D.L., Groffman, P.M., Jackson, R., Kominoski, J.S., Peters, D.C., Pickett, S.T., Ripplinger, J. 2020. Long term ecological research and the changing theoretical paradigms of disturbance ecology. Bioscience. 70:141-156. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biz162.

Ecosystem service tradeoffs associated with agricultural intensification of grazinglands - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A. 2020. Ecosystem service tradeoffs associated with agricultural intensification of grazinglands [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. February 16-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado

Land of Encroachment: A multi-stakeholder assessment of brush control efforts in New Mexico - (Abstract Only)
Dinan, M., Cuttis, B. 2020. Land of Encroachment: A multi-stakeholder assessment of brush control efforts in New Mexico [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 16-20,2020, Denver, Colorado. Session 12.

A note on the use of drag partition in aeolian transport models Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, N., Chappell, A., LeGrand, S., Ziegler, N., Edwards, B. 2020. A note on the use of drag partition in aeolian transport models. Aeolian Research. 42:100560. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeolia.2019.100560.

Crop vulnerability to climate risk: Analysis of interacting systems and adaptation efficacy for sustainable crop production Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Elias, E.H., Flynn, R., Idowu, O.J., Reyes, J.T., Sanogo, S., Schutte, B., Smith, R., Steele, C., Sutherland, C. 2019. Crop vulnerability to climate risk: Analysis of interacting systems and adaptation efficacy for sustainable crop production. Sustainability. 11(23):6619. https://doi.org/10.3390/su11236619.

Complex disease problems across scales: perspectives on advancing disease ecology with trans-disciplinary research - (Abstract Only)

El rol del bovino Criollo Rarámuri como herramienta de adaptación al cambio climático en los desiertos del SO de los EE.UU. - (Abstract Only)
Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Spiegal, S.A., Nyamuryekung'E, S., McIntosh, M. 2019. El rol del bovino Criollo Rarámuri como herramienta de adaptación al cambio climático en los desiertos del SO de los EE.UU [abstract]. XII Simposio Internacional de recursos Geneticos Para Las Americas Y el Caribe. December 8-11, 2019. Rocha, Uruguay. Dec. 9, 2019.

Water informatics approach to analyze the dynamics of surface water runoff with climate change - (Abstract Only)
Iftikhar, I., Elias, E.H., Brown, C. 2019. Water informatics approach to analyze the dynamics of surface water runoff with climate change [abstract]. American Geophysical Union. December 9-13, 2019. San Francisco, California. #H33M-2160.

Feast or famine: Climate impacts on agriculture using crop insurance data - (Abstract Only)
Reyes, J., Elias, E.H. 2019. Feast or famine: Climate impacts on agriculture using crop insurance data [abstract]. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. December 9-13, 2019, San Francisco, CA. Poster #528860.

What makes southwestern communities resilient to climate change? - (Abstract Only)
Steele, C., Gutierrez, P., Aney, S., Elias, E.H., Reyes, J., Deswood, H. 2019. What makes southwestern communities resilient to climate change? [abstract]. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. December 9-13, 2019, San Francisco, CA. Poster #624120.

Monitoring plant community change at the Jornada Experimental Range: 100 Years of quadrat sampling - (Abstract Only)
Christensen, E., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Maxwell, C., Slaughter, A.L., James, D.K., Romig, K.B., Havstad, K.M. 2020. Monitoring plant community change at the Jornada Experimental Range: 100 Years of quadrat sampling [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado. #92. http://www.srm2020.org/uploads/1/2/4/5/124518227/proceedings_report_from_srm_posters_january_20_2020.pdf

Landpks Soilid: A Smartphone-Based Soil Identification Tool for Rangeland Management - (Abstract Only)
Maynard, J., Herrick, J.E., Salley, S.W., Beaudette, D., O'Geen, A. 2020. Landpks Soilid: A Smartphone-Based Soil Identification Tool for Rangeland Management [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. #116.

Comparison of soil-aggregate crushing-energy meters Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pi, H., Huggins, D.R., Webb, N., Sharratt, B.S. 2020. Comparison of soil-aggregate crushing-energy meters. Aeolian Research. 42:100559. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeolia.2019.100559.

Indicators and benchmarks for wind erosion monitoring, assessment and management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, N., Kachergis, E., Miller, S., McCord, S.E., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Brown, J., Chappell, A., Edwards, B., Herrick, J.E., Karl, J., Leys, J., Metz, L., Smarik, S., Tatarko, J., Van Zee, J.W., Zwicke, G. 2020. Indicators and benchmarks for wind erosion monitoring, assessment and management. Ecological Indicators. 110:105881. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2019.105881.

The evolution of partnerships and their role in building resilience in the first five years of the USDA Climate Hub Network - (Abstract Only)
Elias, E.H., Reyes, J.T., Steele, C., Deswood, H. 2019. The evolution of partnerships and their role in building resilience in the first five years of the USDA Climate Hub Network [abstract]. American Geophysical Union, December 9-13, 2019, San Francisco, California, #PA43E-1184.

Deciphering the past to inform the future: preparing for the next ("really big") extreme event Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peters, D.C., Burruss, N., Okin, G., Hatfield, J.L., Scroggs, S.S., Huang, H., Brungard, C., Yao, J. 2020. Deciphering the past to inform the future: preparing for the next ("really big") extreme event. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.2194.

LandPKS App for Planning and Monitoring Outcome-Based Grazing: New Features - (Abstract Only)
Herrick, J.E., Salley, S.W., Neff, J., Murph, R., Mize, M., Maynard, J., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2020. LandPKS App for Planning and Monitoring Outcome-Based Grazing: New Features [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 16-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. #82.

Spatial prediction of ecosystem state transitions on the Taos Plateau - (Abstract Only)
Heller, A., Webb, N., Bestelmeyer, B.T., McCord, S.E. 2020. Spatial prediction of ecosystem state transitions on the Taos Plateau [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20,2020, Denver, Colorado. #88. http://www.srm2020.org/uploads/1/2/4/5/124518227/proceedings_report_from_srm_posters_january_20_2020.pdf

A web interface for creating random, spatially balanced landscape monitoring designs - (Abstract Only)
Stauffer, N.G., McCord, S.E., Karl, J. 2020. A web interface for creating random, spatially balanced landscape monitoring designs [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. Poster Pod 43, #92.

Twenty-five years and a wiser science - (Popular Publication)
Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. Twenty-five years and a wiser science. Malpai Borderlands Group Annual Newsletter. Pg. 3.

fDNA-based diet selection by Raramuri Criollo and Angus crossbreeds in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
James, D.K., Estell, R.E., Cibils, A., Spiegal, S.A., Nyamuryekung'E, S., McIntosh, M., Gonzalez, A.L., Romig, K.B. 2020. fDNA-based diet selection by Raramuri Criollo and Angus crossbreeds in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting, February 16-20, 2020, Denver, Colorado. Session 8.

The effects of climate change on agricultural systems: A Southwest climate Hub curriculum unit for 6th-12th grade students - (Abstract Only)
Elias, E.H., Reyes, J.T., Steele, C., Bestelmeyer, S., Haan-Amato, S. 2019. The effects of climate change on agricultural systems: A Southwest climate Hub curriculum unit for 6th-12th grade students [abstract]. American Geophysical Union. December 9-13, 2019, San Francisco, California, #ED33A-0935.

The DASH portal: Supporting geoHealth research by automating geospatial data tasks - (Abstract Only)

Mobile Apps for Supporting Soil – and Soil Biodiversity – Management for Sustainability - (Abstract Only)

PhenoCam Dataset v2.0: Digital Camera Imagery from the PhenoCam Network, 2000-2018 Reprint Icon - (Database / Dataset)
Milliman, T., Seyednasrollah, B., Young, A.M., Hufkens, K., Friedl, M.A., Frolking, S., Richardson, A.D., Abraha, M., Allen, D.W., Apple, M., Arain, M.A., Baker, J.M., Bernacchi, C.J., Baldocchi, D., Bhattacharjee, C.J., Blanken, P., Bosch, D.D., Boughton, R., Boughton, E.H., Brown, R.F., Browning, D.M., Brunsell, N., Burns, S.P., Cavagna, M., Chu, H., Clark, P., Conrad, B.J., Cremonese, E., Debinski, D., Desai, A.R., Diaz-Delgado, R., Duchesne, L., Dunn, A.L., Eissenstat, D.M., El-Madany, T., Ellum, D.S., Ernest, S.M., Esposito, A., Fenstermaker, L., Flanagan, L.B., Forsythe, B., Gallagher, J., Gianelle, D., Griffis, T., Groffman, P., Gu, L., Guillemot, J., Halpin, M., Hanson, P.J., Hemming, D., Humphreys, E.R., Jaimes-Hernandez, A., Jaradat, A.A., Johnson, J., Keel, E., Kelly, V.R., Kirchner, J.W., Kirchner, P.B., Knapp, M., Krassovski, M., Langvall, O., Lanthier, G., Maire, G.I., Magliulo, E., Martin, T.A., Mcneil, B., Meyer, G.A., Migliavacca, M., Mohanty, B.P., Moore, C.E., Mudd, R., Munger, J.W., Murrell, Z.E., Nesic, Z., Neufeld, H.S., Oechel, W., Oishi, A.C., Oswald, W.W., Perkins, T.D., Reba, M.L., Sadler, E.J., Scott, R.L., Weyers, S.L., etal. 2019. PhenoCam Dataset v2.0: Digital Camera Imagery from the PhenoCam Network, 2000-2018. Scientific Data. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1689.

PhenoCam Dataset v2.0: Vegetation Phenology from Digital Camera Imagery, 2000-2018 Reprint Icon - (Other)
Milliman, T., Seyednasrollah, B., Young, A.M., Hufkens, K., Friedl, M.A., Frolking, S., Richardson, A.D., Abraha, M., Allen, D.W., Apple, M., Arain, M.A., Baker, J.M., Baldocchi, D., Bernacchi, C.J., Bhattacharjee, J., Blanken, P., Bosch, D.D., Boughton, R., Boughton, E.H., Brown, R.F., Browning, D.M., Brunsell, N., Burns, S.P., Cavagna, M., Chu, H., Clark, P., Conrad, B.J., Cremonese, E., Debinski, D., Desai, A.R., Diaz-Delgado, R., Duchesne, L., Dunn, A.L., Eissenstat, D.M., El-Madany, T., Ellum, D.S., Ernest, S.M., Esposito, A., Fenstermaker, L., Flanagan, L.B., Forsythe, B., Gallagher, J., Gianelle, D., Griffis, T., Groffman, P., Gu, L., Guillemot, J., Halpin, M., Hanson, P.J., Hemming, D., Hove, A.A., Humphreys, E.R., Jaimes-Hernandez, A., Jaradat, A.A., Johnson, J., Keel, E., Kelly, V.R., Kirchner, J.W., Kirchner, P.B., Knapp, M., Krassovski, M., Langvall, O., Lanthier, G., Maire, G.I., Magliulo, E., Martin, T.A., Mcneil, B., Meyer, G.A., Migliavacca, M., Mohanty, B.P., Moore, C.E., Mudd, R., Munger, J.W., Murrell, Z.E., Nesic, Z., Neufeld, H.S., Oechel, W., Oishi, A.C., Oswald, W.W., Perkins, T.D., Reba, M.L., Rundquist, B., Runkle, B.R., Russell, E.S., Sadler, E.J., Saha, A., Saliendra, N.Z., Schmalbeck, L., Schwartz, M.D., Scott, R.L., Smith, E.M., Sonnentag, O., Weyers, S.L., etal. 2019. PhenoCam Dataset v2.0: Vegetation Phenology from Digital Camera Imagery, 2000-2018. Scientific Data. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1674.

Does habitat disturbance promote geographical parthenogenesis in whiptail lizards? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Land restoration for achieving the sustainable development goals - (Other)
Herrick, J.E., Abrahamse, T., Abhilash, P.C., Ali, S., Alvarez-Torres, P., Barau, A.S., Branquinho, C., Chhatre, A., Chotte, J.L., Cowie, A.L. 2019. Land restoration for achieving the sustainable development goals. United Nations Environment Programs (UNEP). 135 p.

Quantifying data quality in citizen science - (Abstract Only)

AI and machine learning to improve understanding and prediction of complex ecosystem dynamics - (Abstract Only)

A transdisciplinary framework for predictive disease ecology based on cross-scale interactions: Insights from long-term data - (Abstract Only)

Landpks: Mobile App for Participatory Soil Health Research, Innovation and Monitoring - (Abstract Only)

Synthesis paper: Targeted livestock grazing: A prescription for healthy rangelands Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bailey, D., Mosley, J.C., Estell, R.E., Cibils, A., Horney, M., Hendrickson, J.R., Walker, J.W., Launchbaugh, K.L., Burritt, E.A. 2019. Synthesis paper: Targeted livestock grazing: A prescription for healthy rangelands. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 72:865-877. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2019.06.003.

Extreme weather events and transmission losses in arid streams Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schreiner-McGraw, A., Ajami, H., Vivoni, E. 2019. Extreme weather events and transmission losses in arid streams. Environmental Research Letters. 14(8):084002. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/ab2949.

Long-term declining trends in Chihuahuan Desert forage production in relation to precipitation and ambient temperature Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McIntosh, M., Holechek, J., Spiegal, S.A., Cibils, A.F., Estell, R.E. 2019. Long-term declining trends in Chihuahuan Desert forage production in relation to precipitation and ambient temperature. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 72:976-987. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2019.06.002.

Vulnerability of acequia communities to climate change - (Abstract Only)
Steele, C., Reyes, J.T., Elias, E.H. 2019. Vulnerability of acequia communities to climate change [abstract]. Universities Council on Water Resources 2019 Conference, June 11-13, 2019, Snowbird, Utah.

Ecosystem dynamics and aeolian sediment transport in the southern Kalahari Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, N., Okin, G., Bhattachan, A., D'Odorico, P., Dintwe, K., Tatlhego, M. 2020. Ecosystem dynamics and aeolian sediment transport in the southern Kalahari. African Journal of Ecology. 58:337-344. https://doi.org/10.1111/aje.12700.

Differing climate and landscape effects on regional dryland vegetation responses during wet periods allude to future patterns - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Applicability of functional groups as indicators of resilience and redundancy in the San Pedro Watershed, Arizona Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leimer, A.K., Boykin, K., Anderson, M.C., Steele, C., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. Applicability of functional groups as indicators of resilience and redundancy in the San Pedro Watershed, Arizona. AIMS Environmental Science. 6(3):127–146. https://doi.org/10.3934/environsci.2019.3.127.

Dust emission from crusted surfaces: Insights from field measurements and modelling Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Klose, M., Gill, G., Etyemezian, V., Nikolich, G., Ghodsi Zadeh, Z., Webb, N., Van Pelt, R.S. 2019. Dust emission from crusted surfaces: Insights from field measurements and modelling. Aeolian Research. 40:1-14.

Multi-scale wind erosion monitoring and assessment supported by a National Wind Erosion Research Network - (Abstract Only)

Body temperature and movement patterns of Raramuri Criollo vs. Angus-crossbred cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland in summer - (Abstract Only)
Nyamuryekung'E, S., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Mcintosh, M., Spiegal, S.A., Anderson, M.C., Steele, C., Continanza, F.G. 2019. Body temperature and movement patterns of Raramuri Criollo vs. Angus-crossbred cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland in summer [abstract]. 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show, July 8-11, 2019. Austin, Texas. PSVII-3.

Carcass characteristics of Criollo and Criollo crossbred steers raised on Chihuahuan Desert rangeland - (Abstract Only)
Mcintosh, M.M., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Spiegal, S.A., Blair, A.D., Nyamuryekung'E, S., Soto-Navarro, S.A., Tolle, C. 2019. Carcass characteristics of Criollo and Criollo crossbred steers raised on Chihuahuan Desert rangeland [abstract]. 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show. July 8-9, 2019. Austin, TX. PSV-34.

Factors determining spread of Vesicular Stomatitis across heterogeneous landscapes: an application of landscape connectivity and AI in disease ecology - (Abstract Only)
Savoy, H., Peters, D.C., Elias, E.H., Pelzel-McCluskey, A., Rodriguez, L.L., Derner, J.D., McVey, D.S. 2019. Factors determining spread of Vesicular Stomatitis across heterogeneous landscapes: an application of landscape connectivity and AI in disease ecology [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. August 11-16, 2019, Louisville, Kentucky.

Predicting the geographic range of an invasive livestock disease across the contiguous USA under current and future climate conditions - (Abstract Only)

Sustainability is in the eye of the stakeholder and other lessons learned through boundary-spanning research on arid rangelands - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Cibils, A., Cox, A., Cutts, B., Dinan, M., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Lister, L., Paulin, R., Redd, M., Schooley, R., Tolle, C. 2019. Sustainability is in the eye of the stakeholder and other lessons learned through boundary-spanning research on arid rangelands. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. Abstract Only.

Mobile phone app for gardeners to access soil survey information - (Abstract Only)
Salley, S.W., Herrick, J.E., Maynard, J.J. 2019. Mobile phone app for gardeners to access soil survey information [abstract]. 2019 National Cooperative Soil Survey (NCSS) National Conference. June 10-13-2019, Narragansett, Rhode Island. Abstract #PL-60.

Stand density and carbon storage in cypress-tupelo wetland forests of the Mississippi River delta Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Edwards, B.L., Allen, S.T., Braud, D.H., Keim, R.F. 2019. Stand density and carbon storage in cypress-tupelo wetland forests of the Mississippi River delta. Forest Ecology and Management. 441:106-114. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2019.03.046.

Competition suppresses shrubs during early, but not late, stages of arid grassland-shrubland state transition Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pierce, N.A., Archer, S.R., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. Competition suppresses shrubs during early, but not late, stages of arid grassland-shrubland state transition. Functional Ecology. 33:1480–1490. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.13336.

Recent streamflow declines and snow drought in the Upper Rio Grande tributary basins - (Abstract Only)
Steele, C., Elias, E.H., Reyes, J.T. 2019. Recent streamflow declines and snow drought in the Upper Rio Grande tributary basins [abstract]. Universities Council on Water Resources 2019 Conference, June 11-13, 2019, Snowbird, Utah.

Islands of resilience: Community challenges and responses to the 2018 Colorado Plateau exceptional drought - (Abstract Only)
Elias, E.H., Steele, C., Reyes, J.T., Brown, D.P., Behery, S., Weight, E. 2019. Islands of resilience:Community challenges and responses to the 2018 Colorado Plateau exceptional drought [abstract]. Universities Council on Water Resources 2019 Conference, June 11-13, 2019, Snowbird, Utah.

Observed changes in Upper Rio Grande snowpack water storage and snowmelt timing: 1980 to 2018 - (Abstract Only)
Elias, E.H., James, D.K., Heimel, S. 2019. Observed changes in Upper Rio Grande snowpack water storage and snowmelt timing: 1980 to 2018 [abstract]. Universities Council on Water Resources 2019 Conference, June 11-13, 2019, Snowbird, Utah.

Using ecological site information to develop drought response strategies - (Abstract Only)
Brown, J., Reyes, J.T., Elias, E.H., Steele, C., Wyndham, A. 2019. Using ecological site information to develop drought response strategies. Universities Council on Water Resources. June 11-13, 2019, Snowbird, Utah.

Wind erosion as a footprint of evolving Sahelian agro-pastoral systems: A case study in southwestern Niger - (Abstract Only)
Pierre, C., Webb, N., Rajot, J., Kergoat, L., Abdourhamane, A. 2019. Wind erosion as a footprint of evolving Sahelian agro-pastoral systems: A case study in southwestern Niger [abstract]. European Geoscience Union (EGU) General Assembly, April 7-12, 2019, Vienna, Austria.

Manuresheds: Redesigning crop-livestock agriculture for sustainable intensification - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B., Endale, D.M., Dell, C.J., Yang, Q., Flynn, K.C., Gowda, P.H., Duncan, E.W., Carter, J.D., Browning, D.M. 2019. Manuresheds: Redesigning crop-livestock agriculture for sustainable intensification [abstract]. US-International Association for Landscape Ecology. April 7-11, 2019, Ft. Collins, Colorado.

Defining thresholds for wind erosion in desert rangeland STMs - (Abstract Only)
Webb, N., Edwards, B., Burke, R., McCord, S.E., Van Zee, J.W., Courtright, E.M., Cooper, B. 2020. Defining thresholds for wind erosion in desert rangeland STMs [abstract]. Society for Range Management Meeting. February 16-20, 2020. Denver, Colorado. Session 9, 5.

Training and calibration key for accurate hand textures Reprint Icon - (Popular Publication)
Salley, S.W. 2019. Training and calibration key for accurate hand textures. CSA News. 64:0211. https://doi.org/10.2134/csa2019.64.0211.

Understanding future threats to western rangelands: Modeling the performance of grazing strategies in the face of environmental change - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torell, G.L., Lee, K.D., Steele, C. 2019. Understanding future threats to western rangelands: Modeling the performance of grazing strategies in the face of environmental change. Western Economics Forum. 17(1):40-45.

Using Ecological Site Descriptions and State and Transition Models to inform native plant restoration strategies - (Abstract Only)
White, M., Spiegal, S.A., Bartolome, J.W. 2019. Using Ecological Site Descriptions and State and Transition Models to inform native plant restoration strategies [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 350.

Trials and tribulations of quantifying hotspots of cattle use in large desert pastures - (Abstract Only)
Spiegal, S.A., Estell, R.E., Cibils, A.F., James, D.K., Peinetti, R., Browning, D.M., Romig, K.B., Gonzalez, A.L., Lyons, A.J., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. Trials and tribulations of quantifying hotspots of cattle use in large desert pastures [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 340.

Area estimates of wind friction velocity derived from net radiometers and MODIS albedo - (Abstract Only)
Parker, N., Webb, N., Chappell, A., Legrand, S. 2019. Area estimates of wind friction velocity derived from net radiometers and MODIS albedo [abstract]. 99th American Meteorological Society Meeting. January 6-10, 2019, Phoenix, Arizona.

Monitoring can be more than an expensive rain gauge - (Popular Publication)
Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2018. Monitoring can be more than an expensive rain gauge. Malpai Newsletter, Malpai Borderlands Group, November 2018. pg. 4.

A New Institution to Promote Resilience-Based Rangeland Management in Mongolia - (Abstract Only)
Densambuu, B., Dashbal, B., Ochir, G.N., Sainnemekh, S., Ulambayar, B., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. A New Institution to Promote Resilience-Based Rangeland Management in Mongolia [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 10.

Viewpoint: Global citizen science for people. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Herrick, J.E., Cox, D., Lundgren, B., Nindi, S. 2018. Viewpoint: Global citizen science for people. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 491. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.1969.

Resilient agroecosystems session - (Abstract Only)
Elias, E.H., Reyes, J.T., Steele, C., Johnson, R., Steele, R. 2018. Resilient agroecosystems session [abstract]. American Geophysical Union. December 10-14, 2018, Washington, DC.

The fourth national climate assessment, Chapter 25: Southwest - (Abstract Only)
Gonzalez, P., Garfin, G., Breshears, D., Broks, K., Elias, E.H., Huntly, N., Maldonado, J., Mantua, N., Margolis, H., Udall, B. 2018. The fourth national climate assessment, Chapter 25: Southwest. Fall Meeting 2018 American Geophysical Union, December 10-14, 2018, Washington, DC. https://www.essoar.org/doi/abs/10.1002/essoar.10500376.1.

Juniper sapling regrowth following targeted grazing treatments in relation to terpenoid concentration - (Abstract Only)
Almalki, Y.M., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Stricklan, D., Utsumi, S.A., Fernald, A.G. 2019. Juniper sapling regrowth following targeted grazing treatments in relation to terpenoid concentration [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 181.

Movement and Cow-calf proximity patterns of Raramuri Criollo vs. Angus-crossbred nursing cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland in summer - (Abstract Only)
Nyamurekung'E, S., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E., Gonzalez, A.L., Mcintosh, M.M., Spiegal, S.A., Continanza, F.G. 2019. Movement and Cow-calf proximity patterns of Raramuri Criollo vs. Angus-crossbred nursing cows grazing Chihuahuan Desert rangeland in summer [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 220.

Long-term Trends in Perennial Grass Production, Precipitation and Temperature in the Chihuahuan Desert - (Abstract Only)
Mcintosh, M.M., Holechek, J.L., Cibils, A., Estell, R.E. 2019. Long-term Trends in Perennial Grass Production, Precipitation and Temperature in the Chihuahuan Desert [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 190.

Rapid Soil and Ecological Site Identification and Vegetation Monitoring Using the LandPKS App and EDIT - (Abstract Only)
Herrick, J.E., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Brown, J., Lepak, D., Murph, R., Quandt, A., Rizza, J., Talbot, C., Williamson, J. 2019. Rapid Soil and Ecological Site Identification and Vegetation Monitoring Using the LandPKS App and EDIT [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 261.

The Restore New Mexico Collaborative Monitoring Program: The Action and the Science - (Abstract Only)
Lister, L., Bestelmeyer, B.T. 2019. The Restore New Mexico Collaborative Monitoring Program: The Action and the Science [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019, Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 327.

Variation of Seed Banks among Ecological States in the Chihuahuan Desert: Implications for Restoration - (Abstract Only)
Romig, K.B., James, D.K., Bestelmeyer, B.T., Maxwell, C.J., Brown, J., Salley, S.W. 2019. Variation of Seed Banks among Ecological States in the Chihuahuan Desert: Implications for Restoration [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 364.

terradactyl: R Package for Rangeland Core Methods Data Extraction and Calculation - (Abstract Only)
Mccord, S.E., Stauffer, N.G. 2019. terradactyl: R Package for Rangeland Core Methods Data Extraction and Calculation [abstract]. In: Abstract Proceedings of the 72nd Society for Range Management International Meeting, February 10-13, 2019. Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 310.

Broadening the impact of K–12 science education collaborations in a shifting education landscape Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bestelmeyer, S., Grace, E., Haan-Amato, S., Pemberton, R., Havstad, K. 2018. Broadening the impact of K–12 science education collaborations in a shifting education landscape. Bioscience. 68:706-714. https://doi:10.1093/biosci/biy088.

Data jams: Promoting data literacy and science engagement while encouraging creativity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Forster, M., Bestelmeyer, S., Baez-Rodriguez, N., Berkowitz, A., Caplan, B., Esposito, R., Grace, E., Mcgee, S. 2018. Data jams: Promoting data literacy and science engagement while encouraging creativity. Science Teacher. 86(2).

A more or less dusty future? - (Abstract Only)
Webb, N. 2018. A more or less dusty future? [abstract]. Ecological Society of America Meeting. August 7-10, 2018. New Orleans, Louisiana.

How to detect change in aeolian sediment transport - (Abstract Only)
Webb, N., Chappell, A., Van Zee, J.W., Edwards, B., James, D.K. 2018. How to detect change in aeolian sediment transport [abstract]. International Conference on Aeolian Research. June 25-29, 2018, Bordeaux, France.

Significance for dust emission modelling of omitting changing aerodynamic roughness - (Abstract Only)
Chappell, A., Webb, N. 2018. Significance for dust emission modelling of omitting changing aerodynamic roughness [abstract]. International Conference on Aeolian Research. June 25-29, 2018. Bordeaux, France.