Faculty Publications

Below is a select list of publications. This is not a comprehensive list.


Elmore, S. A., E. J. Jenkins, K. P. Huyvaert, L. Polley, J. J. Root, and C. G. Moore. 2012. Toxoplasma gondii in circumpolar people and wildlife. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 12:1-9.


Angert, A. L., L. G. Crozier, L. J. Rissler, S. E. Gilman, J. J. Tewksbury, and A. J. Chunco. 2011. Do species' traits predict recent shifts at expanding range edges? Ecology Letters 14:677-689.

Benjamin, J. R., K. D. Fausch, and C. V. Baxter. 2011. Species replacement by a nonnative salmonid alters ecosystem function by reducing prey subsidies that support riparian spiders. Oecologia 167:503-512.

Berdanier, A. B. and J. A. Klein. 2011. Growing season length and soil moisture interactively constrain high elevation aboveground net primary production. Ecosystems 14:963-974.

Blackburn, H. B., N. T. Hobbs, and J. K. Detling. 2011. Nonlinear responses to food availability shape effects of habitat fragmentation on consumers. Ecology 92:98-107.

Boone, R. B., K. A. Galvin, S. B. BurnSilver, P. K. Thornton, D. S. Ojima, and J. R. Jawson. 2011. Using coupled simulation models to link pastoral decision making and ecosystem services. Ecology and Society 16.

Cotrufo, M. F., R. T. Conant, and K. Paustian. 2011. Soil organic matter dynamics: land use, management and global change. Plant and Soil 338:1-3.

Crooks, K. R., C. L. Burdett, D. M. Theobald, C. Rondinini, and L. Boitani. 2011. Global patterns of fragmentation and connectivity of mammalian carnivore habitat. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 366:2642-2651.

Conant, RT, MG Ryan, GI Agren, HE Birge, EA Davidson, PE Eliasson, SE Evans, SD Frey, CP Giardina, F Hopkins, R Hyvönen, MUF Kirschbaum, JM Lavallee, J Leifeld, WJ Parton, JM Steinweg, MD

Wallenstein, JÅ Martin Wetterstedt, and MA Bradford. 2011. Temperature and soil organic matter decomposition rates – synthesis of current knowledge and a way forward. Global Change Biology 17: 3392–3404.

Funk, W. C., T. S. Garcia, G. A. Cortina, and R. H. Hill. 2011. Population genetics of introduced bullfrogs, Rana (Lithobates) catesbeianus, in the Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA. Biological Invasions 13:651-658.

Gass, T. M. and D. Binkley. 2011. Soil nutrient losses in an altered ecosystem are associated with native ungulate grazing. Journal of Applied Ecology 48:952-960.

Hansen, A. J., C. R. Davis, N. Piekielek, J. Gross, D. M. Theobald, S. Goetz, F. Melton, and R. DeFries. 2011. Delineating the ecosystems containing protected areas for monitoring and management. Bioscience 61:363-373.

Hobbs, N. T. and K. Ogle. 2011. Introducing data-model assimilation to students of ecology. Ecological Applications 21:1537-1545.

Lefsky, M. A., T. Ramond, and C. S. Weimer. 2011. Alternate spatial sampling approaches for ecosystem structure inventory using spaceborne lidar. Remote Sensing of Environment 115:1361-1368.

Loomis, J. 2011. What's to know about hypothetical bias in stated preference valuation studies? Journal of Economic Surveys 25:363-370.

Martin, P. H., T. J. Fahey, and R. E. Sherman. 2011. Vegetation zonation in a Neotropical Montane Forest: environment, disturbance and ecotones. Biotropica 43:533-543.

McKay, J. K. and J. E. Leach. 2011. Linkage illuminates a complex genome. Nature Biotechnology 29:717-718.

Ode, P. J., L. D. Charlet, and G. J. Seiler. 2011. Sunflower Stem Weevil and Its larval parasitoids in native sunflowers: Is parasitoid abundance and diversity greater in the US Southwest? Environmental Entomology 40:15-22.

Romme, W. H., M. S. Boyce, R. Gresswell, E. H. Merrill, G. W. Minshall, C. Whitlock, and M. G. Turner. 2011. Twenty years after the 1988 Yellowstone fires: Lessons about disturbance and ecosystems. Ecosystems 14:1196-1215.

Theobald, D. M., K. R. Crooks, and J. B. Norman. 2011. Assessing effects of land use on landscape connectivity: loss and fragmentation of western U.S. forests. Ecological Applications 21:2445-2458.

Wenger, S. J., D. J. Isaak, C. H. Luce, H. M. Neville, K. D. Fausch, J. B. Dunham, D. C. Dauwalter, M. K. Young, M. M. Elsner, B. E. Rieman, A. F. Hamlet, and J. E. Williams. 2011. Flow regime, temperature, and biotic interactions drive differential declines of trout species under climate change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108:14175-14180.

Wittemyer, G., D. Daballen, and I. Douglas-Hamilton. 2011. Rising ivory prices threaten elephants. Nature 476:282-283.

Wu, T. H., E. Ayres, R. D. Bardgett, D. H. Wall, and J. R. Garey. 2011. Molecular study of worldwide distribution and diversity of soil animals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108:17720-17725.