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SageSTEP Publications

Following is a complete list of publications that have been published as a result of the SageSTEP research. Publications are categorized by topic.

Many of the publications listed below are available in PDF format. If you need help accessing journal articles, please email lael.gilbert@usu.edu. To download an updated version of Adobe Reader (for viewing PDF documents), click here.

Economics
GIS/Remote Sensing
Hydrology
Other
SageSTEP General
Sociopolitical
Soils
Vegetation and Fuels
Wildlife

Economics

Brunson, M.W. and J. Tanaka. 2011. Economic and Social Impacts of Wildfires and Invasive Plants in American Deserts: Lessons From the Great Basin. Rangeland Ecology and Management 64:463-470. Available here.

Evans, M.D.R. and K. Rollins. 2008. Rangeland Fires and Cheatgrass: Values at Risk and Support for Preservation. Western Rural Development Center Rural Connections. Spring 2008, Vol. 2, Issue 3. P. 7-8. Available here.

Kobayashi, M., K. Rollins and M.D.R. Evans. 2010. Sensitivity of WTP Estimates to Definition of 'Yes': Reinterpreting Expressed Response Intensity. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 39(1): 37-55. Available here.

Kobayashi, M., K. Rollins, and M.H. Taylor. 2010. Ranching, Invasive Annual Grasses, and the External Costs of Wildfire in the Great Basin: A Stochastic Dynamic Programming Approach. Selected Paper prepared for presentation at the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association’s 2010 AAEA, CAES & WAEA Joint Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, July 25-27, 2010. Available here.

Kobayashi, M., T. Harris, and K. Rollins. 2009. Invasive weeds, wildfire, and rancher decision-making in the Great Basin. Pages 1-23 In: Proceedings, American Agricultural Economics Association Conference, Milwaukee, WI, July 2009, UNR Joint Economics Working Paper Series No. 09-004, University of Nevada, Reno, NV. Available here.

Landis, Malieka. 2010. The effect of invasive annual plants on wildfire suppression costs. MS Thesis, University of Nevada, Reno, NV. 78p. Available here.

Maher, A. 2007. The Economic Impacts of Sagebrush Steppe Wildfires on an Eastern Oregon Ranch. M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. Available here.

Maher, A.T., J.A. Tanaka, N. Rimbey. 2013. Economic Risks of Cheatgrass Invasion on a Simulated Eastern Oregon Ranch. Rangeland Ecology and Management 66:356-363. Available here.

Rollins, K., A. Castledine, S. Swanson, M. Evans, K. McAdoo, B. Schultz, M. Havercamp and R. Wilson. 2007. The 2005 Nevada Rangeland Vegetation Survey General Public Questionnaire and Survey of Responses. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Special Publication 07-11. Available here.

Rollins, K., M.D.R. Evans, M. Kobayashi and A. Castledine. 2010. Willingness to Pay Estimation When Protest Beliefs are not Separable from the Public Good Definition. University of Nevada Reno Joint Economics Working Paper No. 10-002. Available here.

Rollins, K and M. Kobayashi. 2010. Estimating expected fire suppression cost savings due to vegetation management on pinyon pine and juniper invaded sagebrush rangelands. Nevada Pinyon-Juniper Restoration and Utilization Summit, Las Vegas, NV, December 8-9, 2010. Available here.

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GIS/Remote Sensing

Hulet, A., B. Roundy, S. Petersen and S. Bunting. 2010. Applying Remote Sensing and Definiens eCognition Developer 8 to Estimate Tree, Shrub, and Intercanopy Vegetation Cover of Pinyon-Juniper Woodlands in the Great Basin. 63rd SRM and 50th WSSA Annual Meeting: Working Landscapes, Denver, CO, February 7-11, 2010. Poster available here.

Hulet, A. 2012. An object-based image analysis of treated and untreated pinyon and juniper woodlands across the Great Basin. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 86 pages. Available here.

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Hydrology

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Pierson, M.A. Nearing, J.J. Stone, C.J. Williams, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll, and M.A. Weltz. 2011. Shear stress partitioning of overland flow on disturbed and undisturbed rangelands. In: (eds.), Proceedings of the International Symposium on Erosion and Landscape Evolution, September 18-21, 2011, Anchorage, AK, USA. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, ASABE Publication Number 711P0311cd, Paper #11134. Available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Pierson, M.A. Nearing, J.J. Stone, C.J. Williams, C.A. Moffett, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll, and M.A. Weltz. 2012. Characteristics of Concentrated Flow Hydraulics for Rangeland Ecosystems: Implications for Hydrologic Modeling. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37(2): 157-168. Available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B Pierson Jr, C.J. Williams, P.R. Kormos, M.A. Nearing and J. Boll. 2009. Slope Impacts on Concentrated Flow Hydraulics in Rangeland. EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract EP31B-0595. Poster available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Person, C.J. Williams, M.A. Nearing, J.J. Stone, C.A. Moffet, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll and M.A. Weltz. 2010. New concentrated flow hydraulics equations for physically-based rangelands hydrology and erosion models. American Geophysical Union 2010 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 13-17, 2010. Poster available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Pierson, C.J. Williams, M. Nearing, J. Stone, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll and M.A. Weltz. 2011. Estimating concentrated flow erodibility parameters from pre- and post-fire rangeland field data for physically-based erosion modeling. Abstract H31B-1141. American Geophysical Union 2011 Fall Meeting, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, CA. Poster available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Pierson, M.A. Nearing, C.J. Williams, J.J. Stone, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll, and M.A. Weltz. 2012. Concentrated flow erodibility for physically based erosion models: temporal variability in disturbed and undisturbed rangelands. Water Resources Research 48: doi:10.1029/2011 WR011464. Available here.

Al-Hamdan, O.Z., F.B. Pierson, M.A. Nearing, C.J. Williams, J.J. Stone, P.R. Kormos, J. Boll, and M.A. Weltz. 2013. Risk assessment of erosion from concentrated flow on rangelands using overland flow distribution and shear stress partitioning. Transactions of the ASABE 56(2):539-548. Available here.

Cline, N. 2008. Post-treatment hydrologic response to mechanical shredding in a juniper woodland. M.S. Thesis, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 32 pages. Available here.

Cline, N.L., B.A. Roundy, F. Pierson, P. Kormos and C.J. Williams. 2009. Hydrologic Response to Mechanical Shredding in a Juniper Woodland in Utah. Society for Range Management 62nd Annual Meeting, Merging Trails: Culture, Science and Innovation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 8-12, 2009. Poster available here.

Cline, N.L., B.A. Roundy, F.B. Pierson, P. Kormos and C.J. Williams. 2010. Hydrologic response to mechanical shredding in a juniper woodland. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63(4):467-477. Available here.

Pierson, F.B., C.J. Williams, P.R. Kormos, S.P. Hardegree, P.E. Clark and B.M. Rau. 2010. Hydrologic vulnerability of sagebrush steppe following pinyon and juniper encroachment. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63(6): 614-629. Available here.

Pierson, F., P. Kormos, and J. Williams. 2007. The Influence of Woodland Encroachment on Runoff and Erosion in Sagebrush Steppe Systems in the Great Basin Region, USA. American Geophysical Union Fall 2007 Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 10-14, 2007. Poster available here.

Pierson, F.B., P.R. Kormos, and C.J. Williams. 2008. Hydrologic and erosional impacts of pinyon and juniper encroachment into sagebrush steppe communities of the Great Basin, USA.  In: 15th International Congress of ISCO Proceedings Volume, 18-23 May 2008, Budapest. Geographical Research Institute, Hungary, CD-ROM. Available here. Poster available here.

Pierson, F.B., C.J. Williams, S.P. Hardegree, M.A. Weltz, J.J. Stone and P.E. Clark. 2011. Fire, Plant Invasions, and Erosion Events on Western Rangelands. Rangeland Ecology and Management 64:439-449. Available here.

Pierson, F.B., C.J. Williams, S.P. Hardegree, P.E. Clark, P.R. Kormos, and O.Z. Al-Hamdan. 2013. Hydrologic and erosion responses of sagebrush steppe following juniper encroachment, wildfire, and tree-cutting. Rangeland Ecology and Management 66:274-289. Available here.

SageSTEP News Issue 14. Effects of Tree Removal on Water Runoff and Erosion and Implications for Land Management. Pp. 4-5. Available here.

Williams, C.J., F.B. Pierson Jr, P.R. Kormos and O.Z. Al-Hamdan. 2009. Hydrologic Impacts of Soil Water Repellency on Fine-to-Coarse-Textured Soils of Wooded Shrublands and Shrub-Steppe Communities. In: AGU Chapman Conference on Examining Ecohydrological Feedbacks of Landscape Change Along Elevation Gradients in Semiarid Regions, American Geophysical Union, Boise and Sun Valley, Idaho, October 4-8, 2009. Poster available here.

Williams, C.J., F.B. Pierson, P.R. Robichaud, J. Boll and O.Z. Al-Hamdan. 2011. Hydrologic Impacts Associated with the Increased Role of Wildland Fire Across the Rangeland-Xeric Forest Continuum of the Great Basin and Intermountain West, USA. Abstract H31B-1157. American Geophysical Union 2011 Fall Meeting, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, CA. Poster available here.

Williams, C.J., F.B. Pierson, P.R. Robichaud, K.E. Spaeth, S.P. Hardegree, P.E. Clark. C.A. Moffet, O.Z. Al-Hamdan and Jan Boll. 2010. Hydrologic Vulnerability and Risk Assessment Associated With the Increased Role of Fire on Western Landscapes. American Geophysical Union 2010 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 13-17, 2010. Poster available here.

Williams, C.J., F.B. Pierson, P.R. Kormos, S.P. Hardegree, P.E. Clark and O.Z. Al-Hamdan. 2011. Hydrologic Vulnerability of Great Basin Sagebrush-Steppe Following Pinyon and Juniper Encroachment. Society for Range Management 64th Annual Meeting, Billings, MT, February 6-11, 2011. Poster available here.

Williams, C.J., F.B. Pierson, O.Z. Al-Hamdan, P.R. Kormos, S.P. Hardegree, and P.E. Clark, 2013. Can wildfire serve as an ecohydrologic threshold-reversal mechanism on juniper-encroached shrublands Ecohydrology doi:10.1002/eco. 1364. Available here.

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Other

Chambers, J., B.Bradley, C.Brown, C. D'Antonio, M. Germino, J. Grace, S. Hardegree, R. Miller, and D. Pyke. 2013. Resilience to Stress and Disturbance, and Resistance to Bromus tectorum L. Invasion in Cold Desert Shrublands of Western North America. Ecosystems. Published Online 14 November, 2013. Available here.

Scherpenisse, D.S. 2009. Mycorrhizae in sagebrush-steppe community restoration: mycorrhizal dependency of invasive and native grasses with intraspecific and interspecific competition. M.S. Thesis, Utah State University, Logan, Utah. Available here.

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SageSTEP General

McIver, J., H. Barrett, M. Brunson, S. Bunting, J. Chambers, C. D'Antonio, P. Doescher, S. Karl, S. Knick, R. Miller, M. Pellant, F. Pierson, D. Pyke, K. Rollins, B. Roundy, G. Schupp, R. Tausch, D. Turner, and M. Wisdom. 2005. A Regional Experiment to Evaluate Effects of Fire and Fire Surrogate Treatments in the Sagebrush Biome. February 16, 2005. Available here (original project proposal).

McIver, J.D., M. Brunson, S. Bunting, J. Chambers, N. Devoe, P. Doescher, J. Grace, D. Johnson, S. Knick, R. Miller, M. Pellant, F. Pierson, D. Pyke, K. Rollins, B. Roundy, G. Schupp, R. Tausch, D. Turner. 2010. The Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): A Test of State-and-Transition Theory. RMRS-GTR-237. USDA Forest Service General Technical Report, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Ft. Collins, CO. Available here.

McIver, J. and S. Olsen. 2009. Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): A Long-Term Monitoring and Ecological Network. Poster available here.

Olsen, S. 2008. Restoring Sagebrush Rangelands in the Great Basin: An Introduction to Alternative Land Management Strategies. DVD. Utah State University and the Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP), 2008. More information available here.

Olsen, S. 2012. An Introduction to the Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): Fire Science Research to Inform Land Management Decision. The Progressive Rancher, February 2012:26-27. Available here.

Olsen, S. 2008. Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP): Restoration Research with Practical Applications. Western Rural Development Center Rural Connections. Spring 2008, Vol. 2, Issue 3. P. 9. Available here.

SageSTEP general poster (PDF format, 2.53MB, updated Feb. 08)

Yost, C. 2011. SageSTEP: A Model Collaboration for Land Managers. Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Units Project Spotlight, November 2011. Available here.

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Sociopolitical

Brunson, M. 2008. Gauging the Acceptability of Fuels Management: A Matter of Trust. Western Rural Development Center Rural Connections. Spring 2008, Vol. 2, Issue 3. Pp. 2-4. Available here.

Brunson, M. and J. Peterson. 2007. Comparing citizens’ and managers’ concerns about sagebrush management and restoration in the Great Basin. Utah State University, Logan, UT. Available here.

Brunson, M.W. and J. Tanaka. 2011. Economic and Social Impacts of Wildfires and Invasive Plants in American Deserts: Lessons From the Great Basin. Rangeland Ecology and Management 64:463-470. Available here.

Gordon, R.P. 2012. Public Perceptions of Sagebrush Ecosystem Management: A Longitudinal Panel Study of Residents in the Great Basin, 2006-2010. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 137p. Available here.

Hoffman, S., M. Brunson and S. Olsen. 2010. A guide to stakeholder groups for Great Basin sagebrush steppe restoration. Department of Environment and Society, Utah State University, Logan, UT. Available here.

Olsen, S. and M. Brunson. 2010. Communication Across Boundaries: Sharing Bioregional Knowledge Via Pathways Defined by Administrative Region. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, April 13-18, 2010, Washington, DC. Poster available here.

Shindler, B., R. Gordon, and M. Brunson. 2007. Public Priorities for Rangeland Management: A Regional Survey of Citizens in the Great Basin. SageSTEP Independent Publication. Available here.

Shindler, B., R. Gordon, M. Brunson and C. Olsen. 2011. Public Perceptions of Sagebrush Ecosystem Management in the Great Basin. Rangeland Ecology and Management 64:335-343. Available here.

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Soils

Rau, B.M., R. Tausch, A. Reiner, D.W. Johnson, J.C. Chambers, and R.R. Blank. 2012. Developing a model framework for predicting effects of woody expansion and fire on ecosystem carbon and nitrogen in a pinyon-juniper woodland. Journal of Arid Environments 76:97-104. Available here.

Rau, B.M. 2009. Assessing Carbon and Nitrogen in a Central Nevada Pinyon Woodland with Tree Encroachment and Prescribed Fire. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, Nevada. 135p. Available here.

Rau, B.M., R.R. Blank, J.C. Chambers and D.W. Johnson. 2007. Prescribed fire in a Great Basin sagebrush ecosystem: dynamics of soil extractable nitrogen and phosphorus. Journal of Arid Environments 71:362-375. Available here.

Rau, B.M., R.R. Blank and T. Morgan. 2008. Microsite and time since prescribed fire’s influence on soil microbiology in a Pinyon woodland. In: Kitchen, Stanley G.; Pendleton, Rosemary L.; Monaco, Thomas A.; Vernon, Jason, comps.  2008. Proceedings - Shrublands under fire: disturbance and recovery in a changing world; 2006 June 6-8; Cedar City, UT.  Proceedings RMRS-P-X. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 175-178. Available here.

Rau, B.M., Chambers, J.C., Blank, R.R. and D.W. Johnson. 2008. Prescribed fire, soil, and plants: Burn effects and interactions in the central Great Basin. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 61:169-181. Available here.

Rau, B.M., D.W. Johnson, R.R. Blank and J.C. Chambers. 2009. Soil carbon and nitrogen in a Great Basin pinyon-juniper woodland: Influence of vegetation, burning and time. Journal of Arid Environments 73:472-479. Available here.

Rau, B.M., D.W. Johnson, R.R. Blank, A. Lucchesi, T.G. Caldwell and E.W. Schupp. 2011. Transition from sagebrush steppe to annual grass (Bromus tectorum): Influence on belowground carbon and nitrogen. Rangeland Ecology and Management 64:139-147. Available here.

Rau, B.M., D.W. Johnson, R.R. Blank, R.J. Tausch, B.A. Roundy, R.F. Miller, T.G. Caldwell and A. Lucchesi. 2011. Woodland expansion's influence on belowground carbon and nitrogen in the Great Basin U.S. Journal of Arid Environments 75:827-835. Available here.

Rau, B.M., A.M. Melvin, D.W. Johnson, C.L. Goodale, R.R. Blank, G. Fredriksen, W.W. Miller, J.D. Murphy, D.E. Todd, Jr., and R.F. Walker. 2011. Revisiting Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Sampling: Quantitative Pits Versus Rotary Cores. Soil Science 176:273-279. Available here.

Rau, B.M., R. Tausch, A. Reiner, D.W. Johnson, J.C. Chambers, R.R. Blank and A. Lucchesi. 2010. Influence of Prescribed Fire on Ecosystem Biomass, Carbon, and Nitrogen in a Pinyon Juniper Woodland. Rangeland Ecology and Management 63(2):197-202. Available here.

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Vegetation and Fuels

Bourne, A. and S. Bunting. 2011. Guide for Quantifying Post-treatment Fuels in the Sagebrush Steppe and Juniper Woodlands of the Great Basin. Technical Note 437. Bureau of Land Management, Denver, CO, BLM/ID/PT-11/003+2824. 115p. Available here.

Duncan, C. 2008. Seedbank response to juniper expansion in the semi-arid lands of Oregon, U.S.A. M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, 81 pages. Available here.

Duncan, C.M., R.F. Miller and D.A. Pyke. 2009. An Investigation into the Relationship between Seed Bank Density and Juniper Abundance in Oregon’s sagebrush steppe. Special Report 1092, Range Field Day 2009 Progress Report, Eastern Oregon Agricultural Research Center, Oregon State University. p. 68-73. Available here.

Hulet, A., B. Roundy, S. Petersen and S. Bunting. 2010. Applying Remote Sensing and Definiens eCognition Developer 8 to Estimate Tree, Shrub, and Intercanopy Vegetation Cover of Pinyon-Juniper Woodlands in the Great Basin. 63rd SRM and 50th WSSA Annual Meeting: Working Landscapes, Denver, CO, February 7-11, 2010. Poster available here.

Miller, R.F., J.D. Bates, T.J. Svejcar, F.B. Pierson, and L.E. Eddleman. 2007. Western Juniper Field Guide: Asking the Right Questions to Select Appropriate Management Actions. U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1321, 61p. More information available here.

Miller, R., J. Ratchford, and D. Johnson. 2008. A history of woodland dynamics in the Owyhee's: encroachment, stand closure, understory dynamics, and tree biomass. Pp. 54-61 In: Range Field Day 2008 Progress Report, Oregon State University Agricultural Experiment Station and USDA Agricultural Research Service, Special Report 1085. Available here.

Pekas, K.M. 2010. Seed Pool Dynamics of a Great Basin Sagebrush Community in the Context of Restoration. MS Thesis, Utah State University, Logan, UT. Available here.

Pekas, K. and G. Schupp. 2009. Seed pools, aboveground vegetation, and prescribed fire in the context of sagebrush restoration. Intermountain Graduate Research Symposium, Logan, UT, April 1, 2009. Poster available here.

Pyke, D.A. 2011. Restoring and rehabilitating sagebrush habitats. Pp. 531-548 In S.T. Knick and J.W. Connelly (editors). Greater Sage-Grouse: ecology and conservation of a landscape species and its habitats. Studies in Avian Biology (vol. 38), University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. Available here.

Pyke, D.A., M.L. Brooks and C. D'Antonio. 2010. Fire as a restoration tool: a decision framework for predicting the control or enhancement of plants using fire. Restoration Ecology 18(3):274-284. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00658.x 11p. Available here.

Reisner, M.D., J.B. Grace, D.A. Pyke, and P.D. Doescher. 2013. Conditions favouring Bromus tectorum dominance of endangered sagebrush steppe ecosystems. Journal of Applied Ecology 50(4): 1039-1049. Available here.

Reisner, M. 2010. Drivers of community dynamics in sagebrush steppe ecosystems: cattle grazing, heat, and water stress. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. Available here.

Shultz, L., 2013. Pocket Guide to Sagebrush. PRBO Conservation Science, 84 p. More information available here.

Shaff, S.E., D.A. Pyke, A.I. Lindgren, J. Burnham, E. Schupp, J. Chambers and P. Doescher. 2012. Larger inter-perennial gaps may increase invasibility of sagebrush systems. Ecological Society of America 97th Annual Meeting, August 5-9, 2012. Poster available here.

Stebleton, A. and S. Bunting. 2009. Guide for Quantifying Fuels in the Sagebrush Steppe and Juniper Woodlands of the Great Basin. Technical Note 430. Bureau of Land Management, Denver, CO, BLM/ID/PT-09/002+2824 81p. More information available here.

Tausch, R., N.O. Frakes, R.F. Miller and B. Roundy. 2010. Geographic Variation in Crown Structure and Foliage Biomass of Woodland Trees Across the Great Basin. UDSA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station All Scientist Meeting, March 24, 2010, Fort Collins, Colorado. Poster available here.

Tausch, R.J., R.F. Miller, B.A. Roundy and J.C. Chambers. 2009. Piñon and Juniper Field Guide: Asking the Right Questions to Select Appropriate Management Actions. U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1335, 96p. More information available here.

Wijayratne, U.C. 2011. Seed and Seedling Ecology of Artemisia tridentata in a Restoration Context. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University Corvallis, Oregon. 131p. Available here.

Wijayratne, U.C. and D.A. Pyke. 2012. Burial increases seed longevity of two Artemisia tridentata (Asteraceae) subspecies. American Journal of Botany 99:438-447. Available here.

Young, K.R, B.A. Roundy, and D.L. Eggett. 2013. Plant Establishment in Masticated Utah Juniper Woodlands. Rangeland Ecology & Management 66(5):597-607. Available here.

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Wildlife

Knick, S., M. Leu, J. Rotenberry, S. Hanser, and K. Fesenmyer. 2013. Diffuse migratory connectivity in two species of shrubland birds: evidence from stable isotopes. Oecologia. October 2013. Available Here.

Macke, E.J., J.D. McIver and K.L. Erickson. 2010. Butterflies of dry upland sites in the Great Basin. 6th International Conference on the Biology of Butterflies, Edmonton, Canada, June 29-July 3, 2010. Poster available here.

McIver, J. 2008. Woodland Encroachment and Ants in the Central Great Basin. Annual National Meeting, Entomological Society of America, Reno, Nevada, November 19, 2008. Poster available here.

Pitkin, M. and L. Quattrini. 2010. Pocket Guide to Sagebrush Birds. Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory and PRBO Conservation Science Independent Publication, 68 p. More information available here.

Pyke, D.A. 2011. Restoring and rehabilitating sagebrush habitats. Pp. 531-548 In S.T. Knick and J.W. Connelly (editors). Greater Sage-Grouse: ecology and conservation of a landscape species and its habitats. Studies in Avian Biology (vol. 38), University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. Available here.

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