Student Publications

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


Eads, D.A., J.J. Millspaugh, D.E. Biggins, T.M. Livieri, and D.S. Jachowski. 2012. Post-breeding resource selection by adult black-footed ferrets in Conata Basin, South Dakota. Journal of Mammalogy 92:760-770.


Alba, C., M. D. Bowers, D. Blumenthal, and R. Hufbauer. 2011. Evolution of growth but not structural or chemical defense in Verbascum thapsus (common mullein) following introduction to North America. Biological Invasions 13:2379-2389.

Ames, G. M., D. B. George, C. P. Hampson, A. R. Kanarek, C. D. McBee, D. R. Lockwood, J. D. Achter, and C. T. Webb. 2011. Using network properties to predict disease dynamics on human contact networks. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 278:3544-3550.

Auerbach, D. A. and N. L. Poff. 2011. Spatiotemporal controls of simulated metacommunity dynamics in dendritic networks. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 30:235-251.

Baruch-Mordo, S., S. W. Breck, K. R. Wilson, and J. Broderick. 2011. The Carrot or the stick? Evaluation of education and enforcement as management tools for Human-Wildlife Conflicts. Plos One 6.

Buhnerkempe, M., N. Burch, S. Hamilton, K.M. Byrne, E. Childers, K.A. Holfelder, L. McManus, M.I. Pyne, G. Schroeder, and P.F. Doherty, Jr. 2011. The utility of transient sensitivity for wildlife management and conservation: Bison as a case study. Biological Conservation 144:1808-1815.

Byrne, K. M., W. K. Lauenroth, P. B. Adler, and C. M. Byrne. 2011. Estimating Aboveground Net Primary Production in Grasslands: A Comparison of Nondestructive Methods. Rangeland Ecology & Management 64:498-505.

Eads, D.A., J.J. Millspaugh, D.E. Biggins, D.S. Jachowski, and T.M. Livieri. 2011. Evaluation of a black-footed ferret resource utilization function model. Journal of Wildlife Management 75:1155-1163.

Evans, S. E., K. M. Byrne, W. K. Lauenroth, and I. C. Burke. 2011. Defining the limit to resistance in a drought-tolerant grassland: long-term severe drought significantly reduces the dominant species and increases ruderals. Journal of Ecology 99:1500-1507.

Evans, SE, IC Burke, WK Lauenroth. 2011. Controls on soil organic carbon and nitrogen in Inner Mongolia, China: a cross-continental comparison of temperate grasslands. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 25: GB3006.

Kachergis, E., M. E. Rocca, and M. E. Fernandez-Gimenez. 2011. Indicators of ecosystem function identify alternate states in the sagebrush steppe. Ecological Applications 21:2781-2792.

Sheth, SN, LG Lohmann, T Distler, and I Jiménez. 2011. Understanding bias in geographic range size estimates. Global Ecology and Biogeography, doi: 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00716.x.