Konza LTER Publications

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Bachle S. Physiological and morphological responses of grass species to drought. Department of Biology. 2017;MS Thesis. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/36188.
Zahner A. Plant responses to grazer-mediated habitat alterations in tallgrass prairie. 2015;MS Thesis. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/19065.
Harper S. Pollination and floral scent biology of Phlox divaricata L. (Polemoniaceae). 2003;MS Thesis:1 -66.
Clinebell, II. RR. The pollination biology of the genus penstemon (Scrophulariaceae) in the tallgrass prairie. 1998;PhD Dissertation.
Kaufman GA. Population ecology, social organization, and mating systems in the deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus bairdii) in mixed-grass prairie in Kansas. 1990;PhD Dissertation:1 -187.
Dea H. Prairie plant communities and their associated phyllosphere fungal communities change across the steep precipitation gradient in Kansas USA, though individual plant species’ phyllosphere communities may not. Department of Biology. 2023;MS Thesis. Available at: https://krex.k-state.edu/bitstream/handle/2097/43453/HannahDea2023.pdf?sequence=12.
Strauss EA. Protozoa-bacteria interactions in subsurface sediments and the subsequent effects on nitrification. 1995;MS Thesis:1 -74.
Orozco RA. Quantifying phenotypic variation between populations of Panicum virgatum along a latitudinal gradient within the Great Plains. 2010;MS Thesis.
Hutchinson JMS. Radar backshatter soil-moisture relationships over tallgrass prairie. 1997;MS Thesis:1 -54.
Scott DA. Recovery of whole soil conditions through restoration from agriculture and its role in mediating plant-plant competition. 2015;MS Thesis. Available at: https://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/1826/.
Lewis CN. Regional diversity of braconid wasps (Braconidae: Hymenoptera) collected from sites in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Kansas. 2001;PhD Dissertation:1 -219.
Newcomb LC. Regional diversity of braconid wasps (Braconidae: Hymenoptera) collected from sites in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Kansas. 2001;PhD Dissertation:1 -219. Available at: https://library.uark.edu/search~S14?/X%28braconid+wasps+%29&SORT=D&searchscope=14/X%28braconid+wasps+%29&SORT=D&searchscope=14&SUBKEY=(braconid+wasps+)/1%2C2%2C2%2CB/frameset&FF=X%28braconid+wasps+%29&SORT=D&searchscope=14&1%2C1%2C.
Mendola MM. Regional-climate and local-microbial controls on ecosystem processes during grassland restoration. 2013;MS Thesis. Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/1338/.
McAllister CA. The relationship between leaf-level photosynthetic rates and success in a high productivity grassland. 1997;MS Thesis:1 -49.
Ling BH. Remote sensing of vegetation characteristics and spatial analysis of pyric herbivory in a Tallgrass Prairie. 2018;PhD. Dissertation. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/39091.
Haller SJ. Reproductive biology of Lespedeza cuneata. 2005;BS Thesis.
Ross M. Response and recovery of grassland plant communities exposed to multiyear drought differs across a precipitation gradient. 2022;MS Thesis. Available at: https://api.mountainscholar.org/server/api/core/bitstreams/d7eb2bdf-6570-4232-abc4-8229e1c8f835/content.
Goad RK. Response of regional sources of tallgrass prairie species to variation in climate and soil microbial communities. 2012;MS Thesis. Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/922/.
Hartman JC. Responses of switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) to precipitation amount and temperature. 2011;MS Thesis. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/10720.
Davy AL. Responses of two forbs, Solidago canadensis and Vernonia baldwinii , to variation in nitrogen availability and light environments in lowland, annually burned tallgrass prairie. 1996;MS Thesis:1 -75.
Carson M. Responses to long-term fertilization and burning: impacts on nutrient dynamics and microbial composition in a tallgrass prairie. 2013;MS Thesis. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/16029.
Black SM. Restored prairie response to reduction in ectophagous insects. 2017; MS Thesis. Available at: https://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/2331/.
Blew RD. Rhizosphere nitrogen fixation (C2H2 reduction) associated with the major species of the tallgrass prairie. 1984;MS Thesis:1 -58.
Oakes RM. Riparian impacts on water quality in eastern Kansas watersheds. 2003;MS Thesis:1 -89.
Harris PT. The role of deer browsing on plant community development and ecosystem functioning during tallgrass prairie restoration. 2014;MS Thesis. Available at: https://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/1515/.
Cavitt JF. The role of food supply and nest predation in limiting reproductive success of Brown Thrashers (Toxostoma rufum ) : Effects of predator removal, food supplements and predation risk. 1998;PhD Dissertation:1 -148.
Kale C. The role of host egg color in host nest selection by the brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater). 1985;MS Thesis:1 -23. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/27471.
Smith MD. The role of mycorrhizae and dominant competitors in tallgrass prairie plant community structure and belowground processes. 1998;MS Thesis:1 -139.
Adams T. The role of soil heterogeneity in the recruitment of new species and interactions with grasshoppers (Acrididae) and Katydids (Tettigoniidae) in restored prairie. 2017;MS Thesis. Available at: https://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/theses/2080/.
Gómez JEnrique. Role of spatial and temporal vegetation heterogeneity from fire-grazing interactions to the assembly of tallgrass prairie spider communities. Department of Biology. 2017;PhD Dissertation. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/34672.
Jayachandran K. Role of vescular-arbuscular mycorrhizae in phosphorus acquisition from unavailable phosphorus sources. 1991;PhD Dissertation:1 -74.
Klopf R. Root dynamics of three dominant prairie grasses from different population sources. 2007;MS Thesis:1 -88.
Frank EE. Rust and drought effects on gene expression and phytohormone concentration in big bluestem. 2007; MS Thesis:1 -64. Available at: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/29867720_Rust_and_drought_effects_on_gene_expression_and_phytohormone_concentration_in_big_bluestem.
Mandyam KG. Seasonal and temporal variation of arbuscular mycorrhizal and dark septate endophytic fungi in a tallgrass prairie ecosystem. 2004;MS Thesis:1 -63.
Hayes DC. Seasonal nitrogen translocation in big bluestem, Andropogon gerardii Vitman, in Kansas during a drought year. 1982;MS Thesis:1 -75. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/12760.
Hayes DC. Seasonal root biomass and nitrogen dynamics of big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii Vitman) under wet and dry conditions. 1986;PhD Dissertation:1 -89.
Brillhart DE. Seasonal, temporal, and spatial variation in prey use by coyotes (Canis latrans). 1993;MS Thesis:1 -66.
Wood HK. Seasonality and rates of mineral weathering in karst aquifers at the Konza Prairie. 2001;MS Thesis:1 -115.
Lyons SA. Seed dispersal by adhesion: influence of dispersal agent, diaspore morphology, habitat, height of attachment, and nutrient content on the dissemination of diaspores. 1994;MS Thesis:1 -43.
Heisler JL. Sensitivity of grassland ecosystemsacross the Great Plains to present and future variability. 2008;PhD Dissertation:1 -161. Available at: https://search.proquest.com/docview/304623353/?pq-origsite=primo.
Ojima DS. The short-term and long-term effects of burning on tallgrass ecosystem properties and dynamics. 1987;PhD Dissertation:1 -98.
Blecker SW. Silica biogeochemistry across a grassland climosequence. 2005;PhD Dissertation:1 -142. Available at: https://search.proquest.com/docview/305013436/?pq-origsite=primo.
Glaze SL. Sodium Accumulation and Genesis of Polygenetic Soils in Northcentral Kansas. 1998;MS Thesis:1 -98.
Carter T. Soil and microbial response to manipulated precipitation and land management. Department of Agronomy. 2019;PhD Dissertation. Available at: https://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/39682.
Williams MA. Soil and microbial responses in tallgrass prairie to elevated CO2. 1998;MS Thesis:1 -111.
Watson G. Soil biotic interactions and carbon dynamics. 2005;MS Thesis.
Mino LA. Soil characteristics and ecosystem-level effects of woody species encroachment in tallgrass prairie. 2016;MS Thesis. Available at: https://shareok.org/handle/11244/54571.
Tiemann L. Soil microbial community carbon and nitrogen dynamics with altered precipitation regimes and substrate availability. 2011;PhD Dissertation. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/1808/7689.
Hetrick JA. Soil phosphorus chemistry: A systems approach. 1989;PhD Dissertation:1 -151.
Jensen WE. Spatial variation in brown-headed cowbird(Molothrus ater) abundance and brood parasitism in the Flint Hillstallgrass prairie. 2003;MS Thesis. Available at: https://www.k-state.edu/kscfwru/files/alumni/William%20E.%20Jensen%20Abstract.pdf.