Faculty Publications 2004
ENVIRONMENT & LIFE SCIENCES
Amador, Jose A. SEE also: Browning, M.; Gorres, Josef F.; Potts, David A.; Savin, Mary C.
Amador, J. A. and J. H. Gorres. "Fauna." IN: Principles and Applications of Soil Microbiology. 2nd Edition. Edited by D. M. Sylvia et al. Prentice Hall. 2004. p.181-2000.
Amador, Jose A. and Josef F. Gorres. "A Problem-Solving Learning Approach to Teaching Introductory Soil Science." Journal of Natural Resources and Life Sciences. 33:21-27. 2004.
August, Peter V. SEE also: Hollister, Jeffrey W.
August, Peter V., Roger Greene and Frederick J. Vincent. "Taking Narragansett Bay's Vital Signs." Providence Journal. September 8, 2004. p.B4.
Bohlen, Patrick J., Peter M. Groffman, Timothy J. Fahey, Melany C. Fisk, Esteban Suarez, Derek M. Pelletier and Robert T. Fahey. "Ecosystem Consequences of Exotic Earthworms Invasion of Northern Temperant Forests." Ecosystems. 7(1):1-11. February 2004.
Bohlen, Patrick J., Deek M. Pelletier, Peter M. Groffman, Timothy J. Fahey and Melany C. Fisk. " Influence of Earthworm Invasion on Redistribution and Retention of Soil Carbon and Nitrogen in Northern Temperant Forests." Ecosystems. 7(1):13-27. February 2004.
Boving, T. B., M. Stolt and J. Augenstern. "Investigation of the University of Rhode Island Porous Pavement Parking Lot and Its Impact on Subsurface Water Qality." IN: Proceedings of the International Association of Hydrologists, XXXIII Annual Meeting, Zacatecas, Mexico. 2004. 4p.
Browning, M., C. Dawson, S. R. Alm, J. H. Gorres and J. A. Amador. "Differential Effects on Butyric Acid on Nematodes From Four Trophic Groups." Applied Soil Ecology. 27(1):47-54. September 2004.
Buckley, Francine G. SEE: Buckley, Paul A.; Ginsberg, Howard S.
Buckley, Paul A. SEE also: Ginsberg, Howard S.
Buckley, P. A. and Francine G. Buckley. "Rapid Speciation by a Lesser Antillean Endemic, Barbados Bullfinch Loxigilla barbadensis." Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club. 124(2):108-123. October 2004.
Compton, Jana E. SEE also: Davis, Aletta.
Compton, Jana E., Lidia S. Watrud, L. Arlene Potreuse and Shira DeGrood. "Response of Soil Microbial Biomass and Community Composition to Chronic Nitrogen Additions at Harvard Forest." Forest Ecology and Management. 196(1):143-158. 212 July 2004.
Davis, Aletta, Mark H. Stolt and Jana E. Compton. "Spatial Distribution of Soil Carbon in Southern New England Hardwood Forest Landscapes." Soil Science Society of America Journal. 68(3):895-904. May-June 2004.
Egan, Robert S. and Peter W. C. Paton. "Within-Pond Parameters Affecting Oviposition by Wood Frogs and Spotted Salamanders." Wetlands. 24(1):1-13. March 2004.
Fisk, Melany C., Timothy J. Fahey, Peter M. Groffman and Patrick J. Bohlen. "Earthworm Invasion, Fine-Root Distributions, and Soil Respiration in Northern Temperant Forests." Ecosystems. 7(1):55-62. February 2004.
Forrester, Graham E. and Mark A. Steele. "Predators, Prey Refuges, and the Spatial Scaling of Density-Dependent Prey Mortality." Ecology. 85(5):1332-1342. May 2004.
Ginsberg, Howard S., Elyes Zhioua, Shaibal Mitra, James Fischer, P. A. Buckley, Frank Verrat, H. Brian Underwood and Francine G. Buckley. "Woodland Type and Spatial Distribution of Nymphal Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodida)." Environmental Entomolgy. 32(5):1266-1273. Octoberb 2004.
Gold, Arthur J. SEE: Rotkin-Ellman Marian.
Gorres, Josef H. SEE also: Amador, Jose A.; Browning, M.; Potts, David A.; Rotkin, Ellman M; Savin, Mary C.
Gorres, J. H. and J. A. Amador. "Spatial Variability of Soil Biological Processes." IN: Encyclopedia of Soils in the Environment, Vol.3. D. Hillel, Editor. Elsevier. 2004. p.561-570.
Groffman, Peter M. SEE also: Bohlen, Patrick J.; Fisk, Melany C.; Suarez, Esteban R.; Veneterea, Rodney T.; Wigand, Cathleen.
Groffman, Peter M., Patrick J. Bohlan, Melancy C. Fisk and Timothy J. Fahey. "Exotic Earthworms Invasion and Microbial Biomass in Northern Temperant Forests." Ecosystems. 7(1):45-54. February 2004.
Groffman, Peter M., Neely Llau, Kenneth T. Belt, Lawrence E. Band and Gary T. Fisher. "Nitrogen Fluxes and Rotation in Urban Watershed Ecosystems." Ecosystems. 7(1):393-403. February 2004.
Groffman, Peter M., Charles T. Driscoll, Gene E. Likens, Timothy J. Fahey, Richard T. Holmes, Christopher Eagar and John D. Aber. "Nor Gloom of Night: A New Conceptual Model for the Hubbard Brook Ecosystem Study." Bioscience. 54(2):139-148. February 2004.
Hollister, Jeffrey W., M. Liliana Gonzalez, John F. Paul, Peter V. August and Jane L. Copeland. "Assessing the Accuracy of National Land Cover Dataset Area Estimates at Multiple Spatial Events." PE&RS; Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 70(4):405-414. April 2004.
McKinney, Richard A., Sarah M. Glatt and Scott R. McWilliams. "Allometric Length-Weight Relationships for Benthic Prey of Acquatic Wildlife in Coastal Marine Habitats." Wildlife Biology. 10(4):241-249. December 2004.
McWilliams, Scott R. SEE also: McKinney, Richard A.; Pierce, Barbara J.
McWilliams, Scott R. and D. G. Raveling. "Energetics and Time Allocation in Cackling Canada Geese." IN: Biology and Management of Canada Geese; Proceedings of the 2nd International Canada Goose Symposium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 2004.
McWilliams, Scott R., Christopher Guglielmo, Barbara Pierce and Marcel Klaassen. "Flying, Fasting, and Feeding in Birds During Migration: A Nutritional Perspective." Journal of Avian Biology. 35(5):377-393. 2004.
Morgan, C. P. and M. H. Stolt. "A Comparison of Several Approaches to Monitor Water-Table Fluctuations." Social Science Society of America Journal. 68(2):562-566. March-April 2004.
Novak, Alyssa B. and Y. Q. Wang. "Effects of Suburban Sprawl on Rhode Island's Forrests: A Landsat View From 1972 to 1999." Northeastern Naturalist. 11(1):67-74. 2004.
Olsen, Stephen Bloye. "The Orders of Outcome in Integrated Coastal Management; A Framework of Progress Markers to More Sustainable Forms of Coastal Development." Sea Technology. 45(10):41-46. October 2004.
Paton, Peter W. C. SEE: Egan, Robert S.
Pierce, Barbara J., Scott R. McWilliams, Allen R. Place and Michael A. Huguenin. "Diet Preferences for Specific Fatty Acids and Their Effect on Composition of Fat Reserves in Migratory Red-Eyed Vireos (Vireo olivaceous)." Comparative Physiology. A. Molecular and Integral Phsyiology. 138(4):503-514. August 2004.
Pierce, Barbara J. and Scott R. McWilliams. "Diet Quality and Food Limitation Affect the Dynamics of Body Composition and Digestive Organs in a Migratory Songbird (Zonotrichia albicollis)." Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 77(3):471-483. May-June 2004.
Potts, David A., Josef H. Gorres, Erika L. Nicosia and Jose A. Amador. "Effects of Aeration on Water Quality From Septic System Leachfields." Journal of Environmental Quality. 33(5):1828-1838. September/October 2004.
Rotkin-Ellman Marian, Kelly Addy, Arthur J. Gold and Peter M. Groffman. "Tree Species, Root Decomposition and Subsurface Denitrification Potential in Riparian Wetlands." Plant and Soil. 263(1-2):335-344. June 2004.
Savin, Mary C., Josef H. Gorres and Jose A. Amador. "Microbial and Microfaunal Dynamics in Artificial and Lumbricus terrestrise (L.) Burrows." Soil Science Society of America Journal. 68(1):116-124. January/February 2004.
Stolt, Mark H. SEE: Boving, Thomas B.; Davis, Aletta; Morgan, C. P.
Suarez, Esteban R., Derek M. Pelletier, Peter M. Groffman, Patrick J. Bohlan and Melany C. Fisk. "Effects of Exotic Earthworms on Soil Phosphorus Cycling in Two Broadleaf Temperant Forests." Ecosystems. 7(1):28-44. February 2004.
Venterea, Rodney T., Peter M. Groffman, Louis V. Verchot, Alison H. Magill and John D. Aber. "Gross Nitrogen Process Rates in Temperate Forest Soils Exhibiting Symptoms of Nitrogen Saturation." Forest Ecology and Management. 196(1):129-142. 12 July 2004.
Venterea, Rodney T., Peter M. Groffman, Mark S. Castro, Louis V. Verchot, Ivan J. Fernandez and Mary Beth Adams. "Soil Emissions of Nitric Oxide in Two Forest Watersheds Subjected to Elevated N Inputs." Forest Ecology and Management. 196(2/3):335-340. 26 July 2004.
Wang, Yeqiao. SEE also: Novak, Alyssa B.; Yang, J.
Wang, Yeqiao, Shuwen Zhang, Ying Li, Dexuan Wang and Jiansheng Yang. "Land Cover Change, Greenhouse Gas Emission, and Climate Change: A Case Study in the Three-River-Plain Region of the Northeast China." IN: Remote Sensing and Modeling of Ecosystems for Sustainability. (Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, v.5544). 2004. p.85-95.
Wang, Yeqiao and Xinsheng Zhang. "A SPLIT Model for Extraction of Subpixel Impervious Surface Information." PE&RS: Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 70(7):821-828. July 2004.
Wigand, Cathleen, Richard A. McKinney, Marnita M. Chintala, Michael A. Charpentier and Peter M. Groffman. "Denitrification Enzyme Activity of Fringe Salt Marshes in New England (USA)." Journal of Environmental Quality. 33(3):1144-1151. May-June 2004.
Yang, J. and Y. Wang. "Estimation of Land Surface Temperature Using Spatial Interpolation and Satellite-Derived Surface Emissivity." Journal of Environmental Informatics. 4(1):40-47. August 2004.
Zhioua, Elyes. SEE: Ginsberg, Howard S.