Konza LTER Publications

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2012
Carter DL, Blair JM. Recovery of native plant community characteristics on a chronosequence of restored prairies seeded into pastures in West-Central Iowa. Restoration Ecology. 2012;20:170 -179. doi:10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00760.x.
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/.
Petrie MD, Brunsell N. The role of precipitation variability on the ecohydrology of grasslands. Ecohydrology. 2012;5:337 -345. doi:10.1002/eco.224.
Craine JM, Wolkovich EM, Towne EG. The roles of shifting and filtering in generating community-level flowering phenology. Ecography. 2012;35:1033 -1038. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0587.2012.07625.x.
Nippert JB, Wieme RA, Ocheltree TW, Craine JM. Root characteristics of C-4 grasses limit reliance on deep soil water in tallgrass prairie. Plant and Soil. 2012;355:385 -394. doi:10.1007/s11104-011-1112-4.
Carter DL, Blair JM. Seed source affects establishment and survival for three grassland species sown into reciprocal common gardens. Ecosphere. 2012;3:102 -. doi:10.1890/ES12-00223.1.
Hsu JS, Powell J, Adler P. Sensitivity of mean annual primary production to precipitation. Global Change Biology. 2012;18:2246 -2255. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02687.x.
Mandyam KG, Fox C, Jumpponen A. Septate endophyte colonization and host responses of grasses and forbs native to a tallgrass prairie. Mycorrhiza. 2012;22:109 -119. doi:10.1007/s00572-011-0386-y.
Wheeler D, Darby BJ, Todd TC, Herman MA. Several grassland soil nematodes species are insensitive to RNA-mediated interference. Journal of Nematology. 2012;44:92 -101. Available at: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3593264/.
Collins SL, Koerner SE, Plaut JA, et al. Stability of tallgrass prairie during a 19-year increase in growing season precipitation. Functional Ecology. 2012;26:1450 -1459. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.01995.x.
Dodds WK, Robinson CT, Gaiser EE, et al. Surprises and insights from long-term aquatic datasets and experiments. BioScience. 2012;62:709 -721. doi:10.1525/bio.2012.62.8.4.
Cochran FV, Brunsell N. Temporal scales of tropospheric CO2, precipitation, and ecosystem responses in the central Great Plains. Remote Sensing of Environment. 2012;127:316 - 328. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2012.09.012.
Knapp AK, Hoover DL, Blair JM, et al. A test of two mechanisms proposed to optimize grassland aboveground primary productivity in response to grazing. Journal of Plant Ecology. 2012;5:357 -365. doi:10.1093/jpe/rts020.
Craine JM, Nippert JB, Elmore AJ, Skibbe AM, Hutchinson SL, Brunsell N. The timing of climate variability and grassland productivity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2012;109:3401 -3405. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0706.2012.20400.x.
Tiemann LK, Billings SA. Tracking C and N flows through microbial biomass with increased soil moisture variability. Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2012;49:11 -22. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2012.01.030.
Laws A, Joern A. Variable effects of dipteran parasitoids and management treatment on grasshopper fecundity in a tallgrass prairie. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 2012;102:123 -130. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007485311000472.
Ratajczak Z, Nippert JB, Collins SL. Woody encroachment decreases diversity across North American grasslands and savannas. Ecology. 2012;93:697 -703. doi:10.1890/11-1199.1.
Olstad TA. Zen of the Plains: discovering space, place, and self. 2012;PhD Dissertation:1 -276. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/13520.
2011
Kaufman DW, Kaufman DM, Kaufman GA. Abundance and spatiotemporal distribution of the non-native house mouse in native tallgrass prairie. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science. 2011;114:217 -230. doi:10.1660/062.114.0303.
Firn J, Moore JL, MacDougall AS, et al. Abundance of introduced species at home predicts abundance away in herbaceous communities. Ecology Letters. 2011;14:274 -281. doi:10.1111/j.1461-0248.2010.01584.x.
Jumpponen A. Analysis of ribosomal RNA indicates seasonal fungal community dynamics in Andropogon gerardii roots. Mycorrhiza. 2011;21:453 -464. doi:10.1007/s00572-010-0358-7.
Avolio ML, Chang CC, Smith MD. Assessing fine-scale genotypic structure of a dominant species in native grasslands. The American Midland Naturalist. 2011;165:211 -224. doi:10.1674/0003-0031-165.2.211.
Ott JP, Hartnett DC. Bud production and dynamics of flowering and vegetative tillers of the perennial grass Andropogon gerardii (Poaceae): the role of developmental constraints. American Journal of Botany. 2011;98:1293 -1298. doi:10.3732/ajb.1000264.
Tiemann LK, Billings SA. Changes in variability of soil moisture alter microbial community C and N resource use. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 2011;43(9):1837 - 1847. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2011.04.020.
Garrett KA, Forbes GA, Savary S, et al. Complexity in climate change impacts: An analytical framework for effects mediated by plant disease. Plant Pathology. 2011;60:15 -30. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3059.2010.02409.x.
Findlay SEG, Mulholland PJ, Hamilton S, et al. Cross-stream comparison of substrate-specific denitrification potential. Biogeochemistry. 2011;104:381 -392. doi:10.1007/s10533-010-9512-8.
Augustine JK, Sandercock BK. Demography of female Greater Prairie-Chickens in unfragmented grasslands in Kansas. Avian Conservation and Ecology-Ecologie et Conservation des Oiseaux. 2011;6. doi:10.5751/ACE-00429-060102.
Sousa BF, Stewart SLM. Design and effectiveness of a novel trap for capturing nesting songbirds. Journal of Field Ornithology. 2011;82:425 -429. doi:10.1111/j.1557-9263.2011.00346.x.
N’Guessan M, Hartnett DC. Differential responses to defoliation frequency in Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) in tallgrass prairie: Implications for herbivory tolerance and avoidance. Plant Ecology. 2011;212:1275 -1285. doi:10.1007/s11258-011-9904-4.
Reisinger AJ, Presuma DL, Gido KB, Dodds WK. Direct and indirect effects of central stoneroller (Campostoma anomalum) on mesocosm recovery following a flood: can macroconsumers affect denitrification?. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 2011;30:840 -852. doi:10.1899/10-169.1.
Tsypin M. Dissolved inorganic carbon in soil and shallow groundwater, Konza Prairie LTER Site, NE Kansas, USA. 2011;MS Thesis. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/1808/10386.
Murdock JN, Dodds WK, Gido KB, Whiles MR. Dynamic influences of nutrients and grazing fish on periphyton during recovery from flood. Journal of the North American Benthological Society. 2011;30:331 -345. doi:10.1899/10-039.1.
Chancellor LV, Roth TC, LaDage LD, Pravosudov VV. The effect of environmental harshness on neurogenesis: a large-scale comparison. Developmental Neurobiology. 2011;71:246 -252. doi:10.1002/dneu.20847.
Riley AJ. Effects of riparian woody vegetation encroachment on prairie stream structure and function with emphasis on whole-stream metabolism. 2011;PhD Dissertation. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/8545.
La Pierre KJ, Yuan SH, Chang CC, et al. Explaining temporal variation in above-ground productivity in a mesic grassland: the role of climate and flowering. Journal of Ecology. 2011;99:1250 -1262. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01844.x.
Vanderweide B, Hartnett DC. Fire resistance of tree species explains gallery forest community composition. Forest Ecology and Management. 2011;261:1530 -1538. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2011.01.044.
Steward DR, Yang X, Lauwo SY, Staggenborg SA, Macpherson GL, Welch SM. From precipitation to groundwater baseflow in a native prairie ecosystem: a regional study of the Konza LTER in the Flint Hills of Kansas, USA. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 2011;15:3181 -3194. doi:10.5194/hess-15-3181-2011.
Craine JM, Nippert JB, Towne EG, et al. Functional consequences of climate-change induced plant species loss in a tallgrass prairie. Oecologia. 2011;165:1109 -1117. doi:10.1007/s00442-011-1938-8.
Parsons S. A generalist grasshopper species (Melanoplus femurrubrum) is adapted to variable environments along a latitudinal gradient. 2011;MS Thesis. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/13093.
Casey AE, Sandercock BK, Wisely SM. Genetic parentage and local population structure in the socially monogamous Upland Sandpiper. Condor. 2011;113:119 -128. doi:10.1525/cond.2011.100100.
Rouse MN, Saleh AA, Seck A, et al. Genomic and resistance gene homolog diversity of the dominant tallgrass prairie species across the U.S. Great Plains precipitation gradient. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e17641. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017641.
Laws A, Joern A. Grasshopper fecundity responses to grazing and fire in a tallgrass prairie. Environmental Entomology. 2011;40:979 -988. doi:10.1603/EN10146.
Loaiza V, Jonas JL, Joern A. Grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Acrididae) select vegetation patches in local-scale responses to foliar nitrogen but not phosphorus in native grassland. Insect Science. 2011:1 -8. doi:10.1111/j.1744-7917.2010.01376.x.
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.
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.
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.
Auvenshine SD. Infiltration controls in a tallgrass prairie at a hillslope scale. 2011;MS Thesis:1 -126. Available at: http://hdl.handle.net/2097/13183.
Gregory AJ. The influence of behavioral and landscape ecology on Greater Prairie-Chicken (Tympanuchus cupido) genetic structure and evolution. 2011;PhD Dissertation:1 -129. Available at: http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/8530.
Collins SL, Carpenter SR, Swinton SM, et al. An integrated conceptual framework for long-term social-ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 2011;9:351 -357. doi:10.1890/100068.
McLauchlan KK, Barnes CS, Craine JM. Interannual variability of pollen productivity and transport in mid-North America from 1997 to 2009. Aerobiologia. 2011;27:181 -189. doi:10.1007/s10453-010-9186-7.

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