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Compiled by Margaret J. Keefe

Faculty Publications 2008

ENVIRONMENT & LIFE SCIENCES
Natural Resources Science

Amador, Jose A.  SEE also: Hull, Richard J.; Patenaude, Erika; Sotomayor-Ramirez, S..

Amador, Jose A., David A. Potts, Erika Patenaude and Josef H. Gorres. "Effects of Sand Depth on Domestic Wastewater Renovation in Intermittently Aerated Leach Field Mesocosms." Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 13(8):729-734. August 2008.

Amador, J., A. K. Winiarski and D. Sotomayor-Ramirez. "Impact of Coffee Management Practices on the Soil Ecosystem: Earthworm Community Function."  IN: Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Caribbean Food Crop Society, Miami, Florida, July 15-17. 2008.  p.356-364.

Amador, Jose A., David Sotomayor-Ramirez, Gustavo Martinez, Lixian Chen and Dave Bachoon. "Tracking Human Faecal Contamination in Tropical Reservoirs in Puerto Rico." Lakes & Reservoirs: Research & Management. 13(4):301-317. December 2008.

August, Peter V.   SEE: Boothroyd, Jon C.;  Hollister, Jeffrey W.

Backlund, P., A. Janetas, D. Schimmel. J. Hatfield, K. Boote, P. Fay, L. Hahn, C. Izaurralde, B. A. Kimball, T. Mader, J.Morgan, D. Ort, W. Polley, A. Thomson, D. Wolfe, M. Ryan, S. Archer, R. Birdsey, C. Dahm, L. Heath, J. Hicke, D. Hollinger, T. Hoxman, G. Orkin, R. Oren, J. Randerson, W. Schlesinger, D. Lettenmaier, D. Major, L. Poff, S. Running, L. Hansen, D. INouye, B. P. Kelly, L. Meyerson, B. Peterson and R. Shaw. The Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture, Land Resources, and Biodiversity; A Report by the U. S,Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2008. 362p.

Baron, Jill S., Craig D. Allen, Erica Fleishman, Lance Gundurson, Don McKenzie, Laura Meyerson, Jill Oropeza and Nate Stepanson. "National Parks."  IN: Preliminary Review of Adaptation Options for Climate-Sensitivity Ecosystems and Resources: A Report  by the U. S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research.  Edited by S. H. Julius and J. M. West. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2008. p.4-1 - 4-68.

Bergondo, Deanna.  SEE: Kincaid, Christopher.

Boothroyd, Jon C. and Peter V. August. "Geologic and Contemporary Landscapes of the Narragansett Bay Ecosystem."  IN: Desbonnet, Alan and Barry A. Costa-Pierce, Editors.  Science for Ecosystem-Based Management: Narragansett Bay in the 21st Century. Springer. (Springer Series in Environmental Management) 2007.   p.1-33.

Boving, Thomas B., Mark H. Stolt, Janelle Augenstern and Brian Brosnan. "Potential for Localized Groundwater Contamination in a Porous Pavement Parking Lot Setting in Rhode Island." Environmental Geology.55(3): 571-582. August 2008.

Butler, Matthew J., Warren B. Ballard, Mark  C. Wallace and Stephen J. DeMaso. "Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) Detectability From Helicopters and Ramifications for Estimating Abundance." European Journal of Wildlife Research. 54(1):148-152. February 2008.

Cadenasso, M. L., S. T. A. Pickett, P. M. Groffman, L. E. Bend, G. S. Brush, M. F. Galvin, J. M. Grove, G. Hagar, V. Marshall and B. P. McGrath. "Exchanges Across Land-Water-Scape Boundaries in Urban Systems."  IN: Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology, 2008, Edited by Richard Sostfield and William H. Schlesinger. Blackwell. (Annals of the New York Academy of Science No.1134)  2008.  p.213-232.

Carrera, Rogelio, Warren Ballard, Philip Gibson, Brian T. Kelly, Paul R. Krausman, Mark C. Wallace, Carlos Villalobos and David B. Wester. "Comparison of Mexican Wolf and Coyote Diets in Arizona and New Mexico." Journal of Wildlife Management. 72(2):376-381. February 2008.

Chipman, Erica D., Nancy E. McIntyre, Richard E. Strauss, Mark C. Wallace, James D. Ray and Clint W. Boal. "Effects of Human Land Use on Western Burrowing Owl Foraging and Activity Budgets." Journal of Raptor Research. 42(2):87-98. June 2008.

Cleavitt, Natalie L., Timothy J. Fahey, Peter M. Groffman, Janet P. Hardy, Karen S. Henry and Charles T. Driscoll. "Effects of Soil Freezing on Fine Roots in a Northern Hardwood Forest." Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 38(1):82-91. January 2008.

Desrochers, D. W., H. K. W. Gee and J. M. Reed. "Response of Hawaiian Moorhens to Broadcast of Conspecific Calls and a Comparison With Other Survey Methods." Journal of Field Ornithology. 79(4):448-457. December 2008.

Egan, Robert S. and Peter W. C. Paton. "Multiple Scale Habitat Characteristics of Pond-Breeding Amphibians Across a Rural-Urban Gradient."  IN: Urban Herpetology, Edited by J. C. Mitchell, R. E. Jung Brown and B. Bartholomew. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. 2008. 3:53-65.

Forrester, Graham E., Mark A. Steele, Jameal F. Samhouri and Richard R. Vance. "Settling Larvae of a Small Coral-Reef Fish Discrimate Reef Features at Large, But Not Small, Spatial Scales." Limnology and Oceanography. 53(5).1956-1962. September 2008.

Forrester, Graham E., Mark A. Steele, Jameal F. Samhouri, Bryn Evans and Richard R. Vance. "Spatial Density Dependence Scales Up But Does Not Produce Temporal Density Dependence in a Reef Fish." Ecology. 89(11):2980-2985. November 2008.

Gold, Arthur J.  SEE: Gurwick, Noel P.; Kaushal, Sujay S.; Kellogg, Dorothy Q.; Nowicki, Barbara L.; Zamman, M.

Gorres, Josef H.  SEE: Amador, Jose A.

Groffman, Peter M.  SEE: Cadenasso, M. L.; Cleavitt, Natalie L.; Kaushal, Sujay S.; Kellogg, Dorothy Q.; Kulkarni, M.adhuraV.; Peters, D. P. C.; Pickett, Steward T. A.; Raciti, S. M.; Shields, Catherine A.; Steinweg, J. Megan; Zamman, M.

Gurwick, Noel P., Peter M. Groffman, Joseph B. Yavitt, Arthur J. Gold, Gary Blazejewski and Mark Stolt. "Microbially Available Carbon in Buried Riparian Soils in a Glaciated Landscape." Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 40(1):85-96. January 2008.

Gurwick, Noel  P., Daniel M. McCorkle, Peter M. Groffman, Arthur J. Gold, D. Q. Kellogg and Peter Seitz-Rundledtt. "Mineralization of Ancient Carbon in the Subsurface of Riperian Forests." Biogeosciences. 113(2):02021. May 10, 2008.

Haskell, Shawn P., Warren B. Ballard, David A. Butler, Mark C. Wallace, Thomas R. Stephenson, Ole J. Alcumbrac and Mary H. Humphrey. "Factors Affecting Birth Dates of Sympaptic Deer in West-Central Texas." Journal of Mammology. 89(2):448-458. April 2008.

Hassan, G., R. B. Reneau, Jr., C. Hagedorn and A. R. Jantrania.  "Modeling Effluent Distribution and Nitrate Transport Through an On-Site Wastewater System." Journal of Environmental Quality. 37(5):1937-1948. September-October 2008.

Hollister, Jeffrey W.,  Peter V. August and John F. Paul. "Effects of Spatial Extent on Landscape Structure and Sediment Metal Concentration Relationships in Small Estuarine Systems of the United States Mid-Atlantic Coast." Landscape Ecology. 23(S1):91-106. January 2008.

Hollister, Jeffrey W., Peter V. August, John F. Paul and Henry A. Walker. "Predicting Estuarine Sediment Metal Concentrations and Inferred Ecological Conditions: An Information Theoretic Approach." Journal of Environmental Quality. 37(1):234-244. 2008.

Hull, Richard J. and Jose A. Amador. "Landscape Types Influence Severity of Nitrate Leaching." TurfGrass TRENDS. April 2008.  p.89,92-93.

Husband, Thomas P.  SEE: Nichols, James D.

Janetos, A., L. Hansen, D. Inouye, B. P. Kelly, L. Meyerson, B. Peterson and R. Shaw. "Biodiversity."  IN: The Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture, Land Resources, and Biodiversity; A Report by the U. S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2008.  p.151-181,

Jantrania, Anish R.  SEE: Hassan, G.

Kaushal, Sujay S., Peter M. Groffman, Paul M. Mayer, Elise Striz and Arthur J. Gold. "Effects of Stream Restoration on Denitrification in an Urbanizing Watershed." Ecological Applications. 18(3):789-804. April 2008.

Kaushal, Sujay S., Peter M. Groffman, Lawrence E. Band, Catherine A. Shields, Raymond P. Morgan, Margaret A. Palmer, Kenneth T. Belt, Christopher M. Swan, Stuart E. G. Findlay and Gary T. Fisher. "Interaction Between Urbanization and Climate Variability Amplifies Watershed Nitrate Export in Maryland." Environmental Science & Technology. 42(16):5872-5878. August 15, 2008.

Kellogg, Dorothy Q.  SEE also: Zamman, M.

Kellogg, D. Q., A. J. Gold, P. M. Groffman, M. H. Stolt and K. Addy. "Riparian Ground-Water Flow Patterns Using Flownet Analysis: Evapotranspiration-Induced Upwelling and Implications for N Removal." Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 44(4):1024-1034. August 2008.

Kincaid, Christopher, Deanna Bergondo and Kurt Rosenburger. "The Dyanamics of Water Exchange Between Narragansett Bay and Rhode Island Sound."   IN: Desbonnet, Alan and Barry A. Costa-Pierce, Editors. Science for Ecosystem-Based Management: Narragansett Bay in the 21st Century. Springer. (Springer Series in Environmental Management) 2007.  p.301-324.

King, John W. J. Bradford Hubeny, Carol L. Gibson, Elizabeth Laliberte, Kathryn H. Ford, Mark Cantwell, Rick McKinney and Peter Appleby. "Anthropogenic Eutrophication of Narragansett Bay: Evidence From Dated Sediment Cores."  IN:  Desbonnet, Alan and Barry A. Costa-Pierce, Editors. Science for Ecosystem-Based Management: Narragansett Bay in the 21st Century. Springer. (Springer Series in Environmental Management) 2007.  p.211-232.

Kulkarni, Madhura V., Peter M. Groffman and Joseph B. Yavitt. "Solving the Nitrogen Problem: It's a Gas!" Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(4):199-206. May 2008.

Kurvers, Ralf H. J. M., Mark L. Roberts, Scott R. McWilliams, and Anne Peters. "Experimental Manipulation of Testosterone and Condition During Molt Affects Activity and Vocalizations of Male Blue Tits." Hormones and Behavior. 54(2):263-269. July 2008.

Latimer, J. S., R. McKinney, G. Cicchetti and M. Charpentier. "Application of a Watershed Nitrogen Loading Model to Forty-Nine (49) Medium Sized Southern New England Embayment Type Estuaries (Abstract)."  IN: Ocean Sciences Meeting: From Watershed to the Global Ocean, Orlando, FL (USA), 2-7 March 2008

McKinney, Richard A. SEE: King, John W.; Latimer, J. S,; Oczkowski, Autumn; Thornber, Carol S.

McWilliams, Scott R.  SEE: Kurvers, Ralf H. J. M.

Meyerson, Laura A.  SEE also: Backlund, P.; Baron, Jill S.; Janetros, A.; Reaser, Jamie K.

Meyerson, L. A. "Biosecurity, Biofuels, and Biodiversity (Editorial Material)." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(6):291. August 2008.

Meyerson, Laura A., Richard Engeman and Robin O'Malley. "Tracking Non-Native Vertebrate Species: Indicator Design for the United States of America." Wildlife Research. 35(3):235-241. 2008.

Mitchell, Joseph C., Peter W. C. Paton and Christopher J. Raithel." Importance of Vernal po0ols to reptiles. Birds, and mammals."  IN: Calhoun, Aram J. K. and Phllip G. DeMayndien. Science and Conservation of Vernal Pools in Northeastern North America. CRC Press. 2008.

Nichols, James D., Larissa L. Bailey, Allan F. O'Connell, Neil W. Talancy, Evan H. Campbell Grant, Andrew T. Gilbert, Elizabeth M. Annand, Thomas P. Husband and James E. Hines. "Multi-Scale Occupancy Estimation and Modelling Using Multiple-Detection Methods." Journal of Applied Ecology. 45(5):1321-1329. October 2008.

Nowicki, Barbara L. and Arthur J. Gold. "Groundwater Nitrogen Transport and Input Along the Narragansett Bay Coastal Margin."   IN: Desbonnet, Alan and Barry A. Costa-Pierce, Editors. Science for Ecosystem-Based Management: Narragansett Bay in the 21st Century. Springer. (Springer Series in Environmental Management) 2007.  p.67-100.

O'Connell, Allan F., Jr.  SEE: Nichols, James D.

Oczkowski, Autumn, Scott Nixon, Kelly Henry, Peter Dimilla, Michael Pilson, Stephen Granger, Betty Buckley, Carol Thornber, Richard McKinney and Joaquin Chaves. "Distribution and Trophic Importance of Anthropogenic Nitrogen in Narragansett Bay: An Assessment Using Stabile Isotopes." Estuaries and Coasts. 31(1):53-69. February 2008.

Oczkowski, Autumn, Scott Nixon, Steve Granger, Abdel-Fattah El-Sayed, Mark A. Habert and Richard McKinney. "A Preliminary Survey of the Nitrogen and Carbon Isotope Characteristics of Fish From the Lagoons of Egypt's Nile Delta." Estuaries and Coasts. 316):1130-1142. December 2008.

Patenaude, Erika L., Janet A. Atoyan, David A. Potts and Jose A. Amador. "Effects of Tetracycline on Water Quality, Soil and Gases in Aerated and Unaerated Leachfield Mesocosms." Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Pt. A, Toxic Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering. 43(9):1054-1063.July  2008.

Paton, Peter W. C.  SEE also: Egan, Robert S.; Mitchell, Joseph C.

Paton, Peter W. C , Christian McDonough and Katherine E. Montieth. "Migration Ecology of Spotted Salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum) on Golf Courses in Southern New England."    IN: Urban Herpetology, Edited by J. C. Mitchell, R. E. Jung Brown and B. Bartholomew. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. 2008.  3:293-301.

Peters, Debra P. C., Peter M. Groffman, Knute J. Nadelhoffer, Nancy B. Grimm, Scott L. Coffins, William K. Michener and Michael A. Huston. "Living in an Increasingly Connected World: A Framework for Continental-Scale Environmental Science." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(5):229-234. June 2008.

Pickett, Steward T. A., Mary L. Cadenasso, J. Morgan Grove, Peter M. Groffman, Lawrence E. Band, Christopher G. Boone, William R. Burch, Jr., C. Susan B. Grimmond, John Hom, Jennifer C. Jenkins, Neely L. Law, Charles H. Nilon, Richard V. Pouyat, Katalin Szlavecz, Paige S. Warren and Matthew A. Wilson. "Beyond Urban Legends: An Emerging Framework of Urban Ecology, as Illustrated by the Baltimore Ecosystem Study." BioScience. 58(2):139-150. February 2008.

Raciti, S. M., P. M. Groffman and T. J. Fahey. "The Nitrogen Retention in Urban Laws and Forests." Ecological Applications. 18(7):1615-1626. October 2008.

Reaser, Jamie K., Laura A. Meyerson and Betsy Von Holle. "Saving Camels From Straws: How Propagule Pressure-Based Prevention Policies Can Reduce the Risk of Biological Invasion." Biological Invasions. 10(7):1085-1098. October 2007.

Reed, J. Michael.  SEE: Desrochers, D. W.

Rockwell, Robert F.  SEE: Zaikowski, Lori.

Shields, Catherine A., Lawrence E. Band, Neely Law, Peter M. Groffman, Sujay S. Kaushal, Katerina Svvas, Gary T. Fisher and Kenneth T. Belt. "Streamflow Distribution of Non-Point Source Nitrogen Export From Urban-Rural Catchments in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed." Water Resources Research. 44(9):W09416. September 11,  2009.

Sotomayor-Ramirez, David, Veronica Acosta-Martinez, Yusmary Espinoza, Eduardo Schroeder, and Jose Amador. "Soil Biological Community Structure in Coffee (Coffea arabica L.) Agroecosystems in Puerto Rico."  IN: Proceedings of  the 44th Annual Meeting of the Caribbean Food Crop Society, Miami, Florida, July 15-17, 2008.  p.333-345.

Steele, Mark A.  SEE: Forrester, Graham E.; Kellogg, Dorothy Q.; Wormald, C. L.

Steinweg, J. Megan, Melany Fisk, Benjamin McAlexander, Peter M. Groffman and Janet P. Hardy. "Experiment Snowpack Reduction Alters Organic Matter and Net N Mineralization Potential of Soil Macroaggregates in a Northern Hardwood Forest." Biology and Fertility of Soils. 45(1):1-10. October 2008.

Stolt, Mark H.   SEE: Boving, Thomas B.; Forrester, Graham E.; Gurwick, Nael P.; Kellogg, Dorothy Q.

Thornber, Carol S., Peter Dimilla, Scott W. Nixon and Richard A. McKinney. "Natural and Anthropgenic Nitrogen Uptake by Bloom-Forming Macroalgae." Marine Pollution Bulletin. 56(2):261-269. February 2008.

Wallace, Mark C.  SEE: Butler, Matthew J.; Carrera, Rogelio; Chipman, Erica D.; Haskell, Shawn P.

Wang, Yaiqing.  See: Zhou, Yuyu.

Wormald, C. L. and M. A. Steele. "Testing Assumptions of Mark-Recepture Theory in the Coral Reef Fish Lutjanus apodus." Journal of Fish Biology. 73(3):498-509. August 2008.

Zaikowski, Lori, Kevin T. McDonnell, Robert F. Rockwell and Fred Rispoli. "Temporal and Spatial Variations in Water Quality on New York South Shore Estuary Tributaries: Carmans, Patchogue, and Swan Rivers." Estuaries and Coasts. 31(1):85-99. February 2008.

Zamman, M., M. L. Nguyen, A. J. Gold, P. M. Groffman, D. Q. Kellogg and R. J. Wilcock. "Nitrous Oxide Generation, Dentrification, and Nitrate Removal in a Seepage Wetland Intercepting Surface and Subsurface Flows From a Grazed Dairy Catchment." Australian Journal of Soil Research. 46(7):565-577. 2008.

Zhou, Yuyu and Y. Q. Wang. "Extraction of Impervious Surface Areas From High Spatial Resolution Imagery by Multiple Agent Segmentation and Classification." PE&RS: Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 74(7):857-868. July 2008.


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