Konza LTER Publications

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Cully JF, Michaels HL. Henslow's Sparrow habitat associations on Kansas tallgrass prairie. Wilson Bulletin. 2000;112:115 -123. doi:10.1676/0043-5643(2000)112[0115:HSSHAO]2.0.CO;2.
Bakker ES, Ritchie ME, Olff H, Milchunas DG, Knops JMH. Herbivore impact on grassland plant diversity depends on habitat productivity and herbivore size. Ecology Letters. 2006;9:780 -788. doi:10.1111/j.1461-0248.2006.00925.x.
Borer ET, Seabloom EW, Gruner DS, et al. Herbivores and nutrients control grassland plant diversity via light limitation. Nature. 2014;508(7497):517 - 520. doi:10.1038/nature13144.
Dyer MI, Turner CL, Seastedt TR. Herbivory and its consequences. Ecological Applications. 1993;3:10 -16. doi:10.2307/1941781.
Heinrich ML, Kaufman DW. Herpetofauna of the Konza Prairie Research Natural Area, Kansas. The Prairie Naturalist. 1985;17:101 -112.
Casey AE, Jones KL, Sandercock BK, Wisely SM. Heteroduplex molecules cause sexing errors in a standard molecular protocol for avian sexing. Molecular Ecology Resources. 2009;9:61 -65. doi:10.1111/j.1755-0998.2008.02307.x.
Collins SL, Glenn SM. A hierarchical analysis of species abundance patterns in grassland vegetation. The American Midland Naturalist. 1990;135:633 -648. doi:http://www.jstor.org/stable/2462027.
Collins SL, Glenn SM, Roberts DW. The hierarchical continuum concept. Journal of Vegetation Science. 1993;4:149 -156. doi:10.2307/3236099.
Gregory AJ, McNew LB, Prebyl TJ, Sandercock BK, Wisely SM. Hierarchical modeling of lek habitats of Greater Prairie-Chickens. Studies in Avian Biology. 2011;39:21 -32. Available at: https://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/documents/R2ES/LitCited/LPC_2012/Gregory_et_al_2011.pdf.
Commerford JL, McLauchlan KK, Minckley TA. High dissimilarity within a multiyear annual record of pollen assemblages from a North American tallgrass prairie. Ecology and Evolution. 2016;6(15):5273 - 5289. doi:10.1002/ece3.2259.
Craine JM, Towne EG. High leaf tissue density grassland species consistently more abundant across topographic and disturbance contrasts in a North American tallgrass prairie. Plant and Soil. 2010;337:193 -203. doi:10.1007/s11104-010-0515-y.
Rivers JW, Young S, Gonzalez EG, Horton B, Lock J, Fleisher RC. High levels of relatedness between Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) nestmates in a heavily parasitized host community. The Auk. 2012;129:623 -631. doi:10.1525/auk.2012.11236.
Woods TM, Hartnett DC, Ferguson CJ. High propagule production and reproductive fitness homeostasis contribute to the invasiveness of Lespedeza cuneata (Fabaceae). Biological Invasions. 2009;11:1913 -1927. doi:10.1007/s10530-008-9369-0.
Carter DL, Blair JM. High richness and dense seeding enhance grassland restoration establishment, but have little effect on drought response. Ecological Applications. 2012;22:1308 -1319. doi:10.1890/11-1970.1.
Ott JP, Hartnett DC. Higher-order bud production increases tillering capacity in the perennial caespitose grass Scribner's Panicum (Dichanthelium oligosanthes). Botany. 2012;90:884 -890. doi:10.1139/b2012-043.
Grace T, Joern A, Brown SJ, Apple JL, Wisely SM. Highly polymorphic microsatellites in the North American snakeweed grasshopper, Hesperotettix viridis. Journal of Orthoptera Research. 2009;18:19 -21. doi:10.1665/034.018.0111.
Darby DJ, Todd TC, Herman MA. High-throughput amplicon sequencing of rRNA genes requires a copy number correction to accurately reflect the effects of management practices on soil nematode community structure. Molecular Ecology. 2013;22:5456 -5471. doi:10.1111/mec.12480.
Roth TC, Pravosudov VV. Hippocampal volumes and neuron numbers increase along a gradient of environmental harshness: a large-scale comparison. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 2009;276:401 -405. doi:10.1098/rspb.2008.1184.
Kaufman GA, Kaufman DM. Hispid pocket mice in tallgrass prairie: abundance, seasonal activity, habitat association, and individual attributes. Western North American Naturalist. 2012;72:377 -392. doi:10.3398/064.072.0312.
Abrams MD. Historical development of gallery forest in northeast Kansas. Vegetatio. 1986;65:29 -37. doi:10.1007/BF00032124.
Blevins E, Wisely SM, With KA. Historical processes and landscape context influence genetic structure in peripheral populations of the collared lizard (Crotaphytus collaris). Landscape Ecology. 2011;26:1125 -1136. doi:10.1007/s10980-011-9631-1.
Hulbert LC. History and use of Konza Prairie Research Natural Area. The Prairie Scout. 1985;5:63 -95.
Eom AH, Hartnett DC, Wilson GWT. Host plant species effects on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities in tallgrass prairie. Oecologia. 2000;122:435 -444. doi:10.1007/s004420050050.
Jonas JL, Joern A. Host-plant quality alters grass/forb consumption by a mixed-feeding insect herbivore, Melanoplus bivittauts (Orthoptera: Acrididae). Ecological Entomology. 2008;33:546 -554. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2311.2008.01004.x.
Kaufman DW, Kaufman GA. House mice (Mus musculus) in natural and disturbed habitats in Kansas. Journal of Mammalogy. 1990;71:428 -432. doi:10.2307/1381956.
Biederman L, Mortensen B, Fay PA, et al. How do extra nutrients affect the timing of flowering in prairies. Environmental Science Journal for Teens. 2017;(September, 2017). Available at: http://www.sciencejournalforkids.org/uploads/5/4/2/8/54289603/flowers_article.pdf.
Stapanian MA, Smith CC. How fox squirrels influence the invasion of prairies by nut-bearing trees. Journal of Mammalogy. 1986;67:326 -332. doi:10.2307/1380886 .
Sullivan PL, Stops MW, Macpherson GL, Li L, Hirmas DR, Dodds WK. How landscape heterogeneity governs stream water concentration-discharge behavior in carbonate terrains (Konza Prairie, USA). Chemical Geology. In Press. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.12.002.
McNew LB, Gregory AJ, Wisely SM, Sandercock BK. Human-mediated selection on life-history traits of Greater Prairie-Chickens. Studies in Avian Biology. 2011;39:255 -266. Available at: https://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/landbirds/pdfs/McNew_etal_2011_sab2.pdf.
Cavitt JF, Pearse AT, Rintoul DA. Hybridization of Mountain Bluebird and Eastern Bluebird in Northeastern Kansas. Kansas Ornithological Society. 1998;49:21 -32. Available at: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/268287117_Hybridization_o_Mountain_Bluebird_and_Eastern_Blubird_In_Northeastern_Kansas.
Macpherson GL. Hydrogeology of thin-bedded limestones: the Konza Prairie Long-Term Ecological Research site, Northeastern Kansas. Journal of Hydrology. 1996;186:191 -228.
Gurtz ME, Marzolf GR, Killingbeck KT, Smith DL, McArthur JV. Hydrologic and riparian influences on the import and storage of coarse particulate organic matter in a prairie stream. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science. 1988;45:655 -665. doi:10.1139/f88-079.
Gurtz ME, Tate CM. Hydrologic influences on leaf decomposition in a channel and adjacent bank of a gallery forest stream. The American Midland Naturalist. 1988;120:11 -21. doi:10.2307/2425882.
Ling BH, Goodin DG, Raynor EJ, Joern A. Hyperspectral analysis of leaf pigments and nutritional elements in tallgrass prairie vegetation. Frontiers in Plant Science. 2019;10. doi:10.3389/fpls.2019.00142.
Nippert JB, Culbertson TSF, Orozco GL, Ocheltree TW, Helliker BR. Identifying the water sources consumed by bison: implications for large mammalian grazers worldwide. Ecosphere. 2013;4:23 -. doi:10.1890/ES12-00359.1.
Hoover DL, Knapp AK, Smith MD. The immediate and prolonged effects of climate extremes on soil respiration in a mesic grassland. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2016;121(4):1034 - 1044. doi:10.1002/2015JG003256.
Daly E, Porporato A. Impact of hydroclimatic fluctuations on the soil water balance. Water Resources Research. 2006;42:4606 -. doi:10.1029/2005WR004606.
Johnson SR. Impact of Ischnodemus falcus (Hemiptera: Lygaeidae) on photosynthesis and production of Spartina pectinata wetlands. Environmental Entomology. 1996;25:1122 -1127. doi:10.1093/ee/25.5.1122.
Trentman MT. The impact of long-term regional air mass patterns on nutrient precipitation chemistry and nutrient deposition within a United States grassland ecosystem. Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry. 2018;75(4):399-410. doi:10.1007/s10874-018-9384-1.
Reed HE, Blair JM, Wall D, Seastedt TR. Impacts of management legacies on litter decomposition in response to reduced precipitation in a tallgrass prairie. Applied Soil Ecology. 2009;42:79 -85. doi:10.1016/j.apsoil.2009.01.009.
Welti E, Helzer C, Joern A. Impacts of plant diversity on arthropod communities and plant-herbivore network architecture. Ecosphere. 2017;8(10):e01983. doi:10.1002/ecs2.1983.
Brunsell N, Nippert JB, Buck TL. Impacts of seasonality and surface heterogeneity on water-use efficiency in mesic grasslands. Ecohydrology. 2014;7:1223 -1233. doi:10.1002/eco.1455.
Foster DR, Swanson F, Aber J, et al. The importance of land-use legacies to ecology and conservation. BioScience. 2003;53:77 -88. doi:10.1641/0006-3568(2003)053[0077:TIOLUL]2.0.CO;2.
Seastedt TR, Coxwell CC, Ojima DS, Parton WJ. Importance of photosynthetic pathways, management, and climate on plant production and soil carbon of semihumid temperate grasslands. Ecological Applications. 1994;4:344 -354. doi:10.2307/1941938.
Collins SL, Glenn SM. Importance of spatial and temporal dynamics in species regional abundance and distribution. Ecology. 1991;72:654 -664. doi:10.2307/2937205.
Craine JM. The importance of timing of precipitation for grassland productivity. Plant Ecology. 2013;213:1085 -1089. doi:10.1007/s11258-013-0236-4.
Gómez JE, Lohmiller J, Joern A. Importance of vegetation structure to the assembly of an aerial web-building spider community in North American open grassland. Journal of Arachnology. 2016;44(1):28 - 35. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1636/P14-58.1.
Gough L, Gross KL, Cleland EE, et al. Incorporating clonal growth form clarifies the role of plant height in response to nitrogen addition. Oecologia. 2012;169:1053 -1062. doi:10.1007/s00442-012-2264-5.
Lind EM, La Pierre KJ, Seabloom EW, et al. Increased grassland arthropod production with mammalian herbivory and eutrophication: a test of mediation pathways. Ecology. 2017;98(12):3022-3033. doi:10.1002/ecy.2029.
Fay PA, Hartnett DC, Knapp AK. Increased photosynthesis and water potentials in Silphium integrifolium galled by cynipid wasps. Oecologia. 1993;93:114 -120. doi:10.1007/BF00321200.