Konza LTER Publications

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2009
Craine JM, Spurr R, McLauchlan KK, Fierer N. Landscape-level variation in temperature sensitivity of soil organic carbon decomposition. Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2009;42:373 -375. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2009.10.024.
Dodds WK. Laws, Theories, and Patterns in Ecology. Berkeley: University of California Press; 2009.
Worapong J, Dendy SP, Tang Z, Awl DJ, Garrett KA. Limiting temperatures for urediniospore germination are low in a systemic rust fungus of tallgrass prairie. Mycologia. 2009;101:390 -394. doi:10.3852/08-102.
Harmon ME, Silver WL, Fasth B, et al. Long-term patterns of mass loss during the decomposition of leaf and fine root litter: an intersite comparison. Global Change Biology. 2009;15:1320 -1338. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2008.01837.x.
Jumpponen A, Jones KL. Massively parallel 454-sequencing of Quercus macrocarpa phyllosphere fungal communities indicates reduced richness and diversity in urban environments. New Phytologist. 2009;184:438 -448. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.02990.x.
Johnson NC, Chaudhary VB, Hoeksema JD, et al. Mysterious mycorrhizae? A field trip and classroom experiment to demystify the symbioses formed between plants and fungi. American Biology Teacher. 2009;71:424 -429. Available at: https://ecommons.luc.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1002&context=ies_facpubs.
Hall, Jr. RO, Tank JL, Sobota DJ, et al. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N addition experiments: Total uptake. Limnology and Oceanography. 2009;54:653 -665. doi:10.4319/lo.2009.54.3.0653.
Mulholland PJ, Hall RO, Sobota DJ, et al. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N addition experiments: Denitrification. Limnology and Oceanography. 2009;54:666 -680. doi:10.4319/lo.2009.54.3.0666.
Baer SG, Engle D, Knops JMH, et al. Non-target and invasive species in rehabilitated production systems: Ecological impacts, management and future use. Environmental Management. 2009;43:189 -196.
Rivers JW. Parent-absent begging in the Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater): the role of short-term need and nestmate size. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 2009;63:707 -717. doi:10.1007/s00265-008-0704-3.
Garrett KA, Nita M, De Wolf ED, Gomez L, Sparks AH. Plant pathogens as indicators of climate change. In: Letcher T Climate and Global Change: Observed Impacts on Planet Earth. Climate and Global Change: Observed Impacts on Planet Earth. Elsevier; 2009:425 -437. Available at: http://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/PNADU515.pdf.
Dragoo JW, Coan KE, Moore KA, Henke SE, Fleisher RC, Wisely SM. Polymorphic microsatellite markers for the striped skunk, Mephitis mephitis, and other mephitids. Molecular Ecology Resources. 2009;9:383 -385. doi:10.1111/j.1755-0998.2008.02463.x.
Wilson GWT, Rice CW, Rillig MC, Springer A, Hartnett DC. Soil aggregation and carbon sequestration are tightly correlated with the abundance of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: results from long-term field experiments. Ecology Letters. 2009;12:452 -461. doi:10.1111/j.1461-0248.2009.01303.x.
Knapp CW, Dodds WK, Wilson KC, O’Brien JM, Graham DW. Spatial heterogeneity of denitrification genes in a highly homogenous urban stream. Environmental Science & Technology. 2009;43:4273 -4279. doi:10.1021/es9001407.
Banner EBK, Stahl AJ, Dodds WK. Stream discharge and riparian land use influence in-stream concentrations and loads of phosphorus from Central Plains watersheds. Environmental Management. 2009;44:552 -565. doi:10.1007/s00267-009-9332-6.
Evans-White MA, Dodds WK, Huggins DG, Baker DS. Thresholds in macroinvertebrate biodiversity and stoichiometry across water-quality gradients in Central Plains (USA) streams. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 2009;28:855 -868. doi:10.1899/08-113.1.
Roth TC, Pravosudov VV. Tough times call for bigger brains. Communicative and Integrative Biology. 2009;2:1 -3. doi:10.4161/cib.2.3.8099.
Morisette JT, Richardson AD, Knapp AK, et al. Tracking the rhythm of the seasons in the face of global change: phenological research in the 21st century. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 2009;7:253 -260. doi:10.1890/070217.
Middendorf G, Becerra TA, Cline D. Transition and resilience in the Kansas Flint Hills. Online Journal of Rural Research and Policy. 2009;4.3:1 -28. doi:10.4148/ojrrp.v4i3.109.
Campbell RE. Variation in benefit from arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal colonization within cultivars and non-cultivars of Andropogon gerardii and Sorghastrum nutans. 2009;MS Thesis:1 -97. Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/509/.
Wilson IE, Harrington JJ, McLauchlan KK, Martinson EJ, Hutchinson SL. The water budget, climate variability, and climate impacts assessment in Northeast Kansas. 2009;32:189 -196.
Kaufman DW, Kaufman GA. The woodland vole on Konza Prairie Biological Station, Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science. 2009;112:229 -230. doi:10.1660/062.112.0413.
2008
Middendorf G, Cline D, Bloomquist L. Agrarian Landscape Transition in the Flint Hills of Kansas:Legacies and Resilience. In: Redman C, Foster DR Agrarian Landscapes in Transition: Comparisons of Long TermEcological&Cultural Change. Agrarian Landscapes in Transition: Comparisons of Long TermEcological&Cultural Change. New York: Oxford University Press; 2008:206 -237.
Hoover DL. Altered rainfall due to climate change: Modeling the ecological effects on grasslands. 2008;MS Thesis:1 -63. Available at: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2008AGUFM.B21C0377H.
O'Brien JM, Dodds WK. Ammonium uptake and mineralization in prairie streams: chamber incubation and short-term nutrient addition experiments. Freshwater Biology. 2008;53:102 -112. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2427.2007.01870.x.
Anderson JF, Parrish TD, Akhtar M, Zurek L, Hirt H. Antibiotic resistance of Enterococci in American bison (Bison bison) from a nature preserve compared to that of Enterococci in pastured cattle. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2008;74:1726 -1730. doi:10.1128/AEM.02164-07.
Garrett KA, Cox CM. Applied biodiversity science: Managing emerging diseases in agriculture and linked natural systems. In: Ostfeld R, Keesing F, Eviner V Infectious DiseaseEcology: Effects of Ecosystems on Disease and of Disease on Ecosystems. Infectious DiseaseEcology: Effects of Ecosystems on Disease and of Disease on Ecosystems. Princeton University Press; 2008:368 -386.
Brunsell N, Ham JM, Owensby CE. Assessing the multi-resolution information content of remotely sensed variables and elevation for evapotranspiration in a tall-grass prairie environment. Remote Sensing of Environment. 2008;112:2977 -2987. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2008.02.002.
McKinley DC, Norris MD, Johnson LC, Blair JM. Biogeochemical changes associated with Juniperus virginia encroachment into grasslands. In: Van Auken OW Ecological Studies Vol. 196, Western North American Juniperus communities: A dynamic vegetation type. Ecological Studies Vol. 196, Western North American Juniperus communities: A dynamic vegetation type. Springer-Verlag, NY; 2008:170 -187.
Blundell MA, Von Korff B. Bobolinks (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) nesting at Konza Prairie Biological Station, Riley County, Kansas. Bulletin of the Kansas Ornithological Society. 2008;59:21 -23.
Fay PA, Kaufman DM, Nippert JB, Carlisle JD, Harper CW. Changes in grassland ecosystem function due to extreme rainfall events: implications for responses to climate change. Global Change Biology. 2008;14:1600 -1608. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2008.01605.x.
Garrett KA. Climate change and plant disease risk. In: Global Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events: Understanding the Contributions to Infectious Disease Emergence. Global Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events: Understanding the Contributions to Infectious Disease Emergence. National Academies Press; 2008:143 -155. Available at: https://vtechworks.lib.vt.edu/handle/10919/68091.
Behmer ST, Joern A. Coexisting generalist herbivores occupy unique nutritional feeding niches. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2008;105:1977 -1982. doi:10.1073/pnas.0711870105.
Dodds WK, Wilson KC, Rehmeier RL, et al. Comparing ecosystem goods and services provided by restored and native lands. BioScience. 2008;58:837 -845. doi:10.1641/B580909.
Han X, Dend SP, Garrett KA, Fang L, Smith MD. Comparison of damage to native and exotic tallgrass prairie plants by natural enemies. Plant Ecology. 2008;198:197 -210. doi:10.1007/s11258-008-9395-0.
Knapp AK, Beier C, Briske DD, et al. Consequences of more extreme precipitation regimes for terrestrial ecosystems. BioScience. 2008;58:811 -821. doi:10.1641/B580908.
McKinley DC, Rice CW, Blair JM. Conversion of grassland to coniferous woodland has limited effects on soil nitrogen cycle processes. Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2008;40:2627 -2633. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2008.07.005.
Kosciuch KL, Sandercock BK. Cowbird removals unexpectedly increase productivity of a brood parasite and the songbird host. Ecological Applications. 2008;18:537 -548. doi:10.1890/07-0984.1.
Mandyam K. Dark spetate fungal endophytes from a tallgrass prairie and their continuum of interactions with host plants. 2008;PhD Dissertation:1 -136. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/1127.
Swemmer AM, Knapp AK. Defoliation synchronizes above-ground growth of co-occurring C4 grass species. Ecology. 2008;89:2860 -2867. doi:10.1890/07-1434.1.
Sandercock BK, Jensen WE, Williams CK, Applegate RD. Demographic sensitivity of population change in the Northern Bobwhite. Journal of Wildlife Management. 2008;72:970 -982. doi:10.2193/2007-124.
Hutchinson SL, Koelliker JK, Knapp AK. Development of water usage coefficients for the fully-watered tallgrass prairie. Transactions of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers. 2008;51:153 -159.
Kageyama SA, Mandyam KG, Jumpponen A. Diversity, function and potential applications of the root-associated endophytes. In: Varma A Mycorrhiza Genetics and Molecular Biology, Eco-Function, Biotechnology, Ecophysiology, Structure and Systematics. Mycorrhiza Genetics and Molecular Biology, Eco-Function, Biotechnology, Ecophysiology, Structure and Systematics. Springer-Verlag, Berlin; 2008:29 -59.
Loaiza V, Jonas JL, Joern A. Does dietary-P affect feeding and performance in the mixed-feeding grasshopper (Acrididae) Melanoplus bivitattus?. Environmental Entomology. 2008;37:333 -339. doi:10.1093/ee/37.2.333.
Knapp AK, McCarron JK, Silletti AM, et al. Ecological consequences of the replacement of native grassland by Juniperus virginiana and other woody plants. In: Van Auken OW Ecological Studies Vol. 196, Western North American Juniperus communities: A dynamic vegetation type. Ecological Studies Vol. 196, Western North American Juniperus communities: A dynamic vegetation type. Springer-Verlag, NY; 2008:156 -169. doi:10.1007/978-0-387-34003-6_8.
Coolon JD. Ecological genomics of nematode responses to different bacterial environments. 2008;PhD Dissertation. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/2750.
Dalgleish HJ, Woods TM. The effects of bison grazing on plant diversity in a tallgrass prairie (Konza Prairie LTER). Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology. Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology. 2008. Available at: http://tiee.ecoed.net/vol/v5/practice/dalgleish/abstract.html.
Sandercock BK, Hewett EL, Kosciuch KL. Effects of experimental cowbird removals on brood parasitism and nest predation in a grassland songbird. Auk. 2008;125:820 -830. doi:10.1525/auk.2008.06155.
Bengtson JR, Evans-White MA, Gido KB. Effects of grazing minnows (Phoxinus erythrogaster) and crayfish (Orconectes nais and O. neglectus) on stream ecosystem structure and function. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 2008;27:772 -782. doi:10.1899/07-136.1.
Strum KM. Exposure of migratory shorebirds to organophosphorus and carbamate pesticides at migratory stopover and non-breeding sites in the western hemisphere. 2008;MS Thesis:1 -76. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/807.

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