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Publications in 2017

Covitt BA, Dauer JM, Anderson CW (2017) The Role of Practices in Scientific Literacy. In Schwarz C, Passmore C, & Reiser B. (Eds.) Helping Students Make Sense of the World Using Next Generation Science and Engineering Practices. The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Press: Arlington, VA.

Dauer, J. M, Lute, M. L, & Straka, O. (2017). Indicators of informal and formal decision-making about a socioscientific issue. International Journal of Education in Mathematics, Science and Technology, 5(2), 124-138.

Benson, J.F., Loveless, K.M., Rutledge, L.Y., Patterson, B.R. 2017. Ungulate predation and ecological roles of wolves and coyotes in eastern North America. Ecological Applications. In press.

Haak, D. M., B. D. Fath, V. E. Forbes, D. R. Martin, and K. L. Pope. 2017. Coupling ecological and social network models to assess "transmission" and "contagion" of an aquatic invasive species. Journal of Environmental Management 190:243-251.

Raynor, E.J., A. Joern, A. Skibbe, M. Sowers, J.M. Briggs, A.N. Laws, and D. Goodin. 2017. Temporal variability in large grazer space use in an experimental landscape. Ecosphere. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1674

Raynor, E.J., T. T. Cable, and B.K. Sandercock. 2017. Effects of Tamarix removal on community dynamics of riparian birds in a semiarid grassland. Restoration Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/rec.12497

Zink, R. M., & E. F. Stuber. No relationship between brain size and risk of being shot in hunted birds: a response to Møller and Erritzøe (2016). Biology Letters, in press

Szilagyi, J., Crago, R., Qualls, R. J., 2017. A calibration-free formulation of the complementary relationship of evaporation for continental-scale hydrology, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD025611.

White, J.A., P.W. Freeman, and C.A. Lemen. 2017. Habitat selection by the Northern Long-eared Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis) in the Midwestern United States: Life in a shredded farmscape. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies. 37:1-10.

White, J.A., P.W. Freeman, H.W. Otto, B.R. Otto, J. Hootman, and C.A. Lemen. 2017. Autumn migration of myotis septentrionalis in Nebraska: documentation of fall activity, migratory timing,and distance using radio-telemetry. In revision: American Midland Naturalist.

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Publications in 2016

Burnett, J. L. and Sieving, K. E. Songbird distress call as a detection enhancement method and applicability to Red-shouldered Hawks (Buteo lineatus. Florida Field Naturalist In review

Burnett, J. L., Moulton, M. P., Sieving, K. E., Avery, M. L., and Robinson, S. K. Are House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) declines a byproduct of urban greening? In review Southeastern Naturalist

Burnett, J. L. and Moulton, M. P. 2015. House Sparrow distribution and rarity in Gainesville, Florida. Florida Field Naturalist 43(4) In press

Gilmore, T.E., D.P. Genereux, D.K. Solomon, J.E. Solder, B.A. Kimball, H. Mitasova, F. Birgand. 2016. Quantifying the fate of agricultural nitrogen in an unconfined aquifer: stream-based observations at three different scales. Water Resources Research, 52, doi:10.1002/2015WR017599

Gilmore, T.E., D.P. Genereux, D.K. Solomon, J.E. Solder. 2016. Groundwater transit time distribution and mean from streambed sampling in an agricultural coastal plain watershed, North Carolina, USA. Water Resources Research, 52, doi:10.1002/2015WR017600.

Gilmore, T.E., D.P. Genereux, D.K. Solomon, K.M. Farrell, H. Mitasova. 2016. Aquifer nitrate budget and future fluxes estimated through groundwater sampling in streambeds and well nests. Accepted, Water Resources Research

Allen, C.R., D.G. Angeler, G.S. Cumming, C. Folke, D. Twidwell and D.R. Uden. 2016. Quantifying spatial resilience. Journal of Applied Ecology 53:625-635.

Hu, Q., and Veres, M.C., 2016: Atmospheric responses to North Atlantic SST anomalies in idealized experiments. Part II: North American precipitation. J. Climate, 29, 659-671.

Christenson, M., A. Kambhu, J. Reece, S. Comfort, and L. Brunner. 2016. A five-year performance review of field-scale, slow-release permanganate candles with recommendations for second-generation improvements. Chemosphere 150: 239-247.

Breeggemann, J.J., M.A. Kaemingk, A.P. Letvin, J.R. Krause, T.M. Stevens, T.J. DeBates, C.P. Paukert, D.W. Willis, and S.R. Chipps. 2016. Potential direct and indirect effects of climate change on a shallow natural lake fish assemblage. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 25: 487-499.

Kaemingk, M.A., J.C. Jolley, C.P. Paukert, D.W. Willis, K. Henderson, R.S. Holland, G.A. Wanner, and M. Lindvall. In press. Common carp disrupt ecosystem structure and function through middle-out effects. Marine and Freshwater Research.

McMullin, S.L., V. Dicenzo, R. Essig, C. Bonds, R.L. DeBruyne, M.A. Kaemingk, M.E. Mather, C. Myrick, Q. Phelps, T.M. Sutton, and J. Triplett. 2016. Are we preparing the next generation of fisheries professionals to succeed in their careers?: A survey of AFS members. Fisheries 41:436-449.

Heilweil, V. M., Solomon D.K., Darrah, T. H., Gilmore T.E., and Genereux, D.P. 2016. Gas-Tracer Experiment for Evaluating the Fate of Methane in a Coastal Plain Stream: Degassing versus in-Stream Oxidation, Environ. Sci. Technol., 50(19), 10504–10511, doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b02224.

Divine, D. P., Joeckel, R. M., and Olafsen Lackey, S., 2016, Aquifers of Nebraska I: The Codell aquifer in northeastern Nebraska, Bulletin 7 (New Series), Conservation and Survey Division, University of Nebraska, 21 p.

Diffendal, R.F., Jr., Fossils on the Floor in the Nebraska State Capitol - A Coloring and Activities Book (Slightly revised from 2015 edition): University of Nebraska-Lincoln, School of Natural Resources, Conservation and Survey Division Educational Circular EC-23, 58 p.

Kaemingk, M.A., R.J. Essig, S.L. McMullin, C. Bonds, R.L. DeBruyne, C. Myrick, Q.E. Phelps, T.M. Sutton, and J.R. Triplett. 2016. Examining the relevancy and utility of the American Fisheries Society certification program to prepare future fisheries professionals. Fisheries 41:458-461.

Dauer, JT and Dauer JM (2016) A framework for understanding the characteristics of complexity in biology. International Journal of STEM Education, 3:13, , 10.1186/s40594-016-0047-y

Dauer, JM & Forbes, CT (2016) Making decisions about complex socioscientific issues: a multidisciplinary science course. Science Education and Civic Engagement: An International Journal, 8:5-12.

Allen, C.R., H.E. Birge, S.L. Bartelt-Hunt, R.A. Bevans, J.L. Burnett, B.A. Cosens, X. Cai, A.S. Garmestani, I. Linkov, E.A. Scott, M.D. Solomon and D.R. Uden. 2016. Avoiding decline: Fostering resilience and sustainability in midsize cities. Sustainability 8(9):844. doi:10.3390/su8090844.

Raynor, E.J., A. Joern, J. Nippert, and J.M. Briggs. 2016. Foraging decisions underlying restricted space use: effects of fire and forage maturation on large herbivore nutrient uptake. Ecology and Evolution 6(16):5843-5853.

Avery, W. A., C. Finkenbiner, T.E. Franz, T. Wang, A.L. Nguy-Robertson, A. Suyker, T. Arkebauer, and F. Munoz-Arriola, Incorporation of globally available datasets into the cosmic-ray neutron probe method for estimating field scale soil water content, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-92, in review, 2016.

Five maps appearing in Amy Nelson Burnett and Emidio Campi (eds.) Companion to the Swiss Reformation (Leiden: Brill, 2016)

Uden, D.R. 2016. “As Far as the Eye Could Reach: Accounts of animals along the Santa Fe Trail, 1821-1880. By Phyllis S. Morgan. (review). Great Plains Research 26(2):147-148.

Simonsen, V.L. and J.J. Fontaine. (2016) Londscape context influences nest survival in a Midwest Grassland. The Journal of Wildlife Management 80:877-883.

Lee, S.S.,A. Paspalof, D.D. Snow, E.K. Richmond, E.J. Rosi-Marshall, J.J. Kelly. 2016. Occurrence and Potential Biological Effects of Amphetamine on Stream Communities. Environ Sci Technol 50(17):9727-9735

Knutson, C. and B.Fuchs. 2016. New Tools for Assessing Drought Conditions for Rangeland Management. Rangelands 38(4):177-182

Knutson, C. and B.Fuchs. 2016. New Tools for Assessing Drought Conditions for Rangeland Management. Rangelands 38(4):177-182

Carlton,J.S., A.S. Mase, C.L. Knutson, M.C.Lemos, T.Haigh, D.P.Haigh, L.S.Prokopy. 2016 The effects of extreme drought on climate change beliefs, risk perceptions, and adaptation attitudes. Clim Change 135(2): 211-226. doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1561-5

Carlton,J.S., A.S. Mase, C.L. Knutson, M.C.Lemos, T.Haigh, D.P.Haigh, L.S.Prokopy. 2016 The effects of extreme drought on climate change beliefs, risk perceptions, and adaptation attitudes. Clim Change 135(2): 211-226. doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1561-5

Carlton,J.S., A.S. Mase, C.L. Knutson, M.C.Lemos, T.Haigh, D.P.Haigh, L.S.Prokopy. 2016 The effects of extreme drought on climate change beliefs, risk perceptions, and adaptation attitudes. Clim Change 135(2): 211-226. doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1561-5

Wishart, David. 2016. Great Plains Indians. Univ. of Nebraska Press.

Hamel, M.J., J.J. Spurgeon, C.J. Chizinski, K.D. Steffensen, M.A. Pegg. 2016. Variability in age estimation results in ambiguity and false understanding of population persistence. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:514-522

Hamel, M.J., J.J. Spurgeon, M.L. Pegg, J.J. Hammen, and M.L. Rugg. 2016. Hydrologic variability influences distribution and occurrence of pallid sturgeon in a Missouri River tributary. River Research and Application 32:320-329.

Burnett, J.L., Roberts, C.P., Allen, C.R., Brown, M.B., and Moulton, M.P. Accepted. Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus) range expansion in North America. Biological Invasions.

Allen, C.R., Birge, H.B., Bartlet-Hunt, S.L., Bevans, R.A., Burnett, J L. , Cosens, B.A., Cai, X., Garmestani, A.S., Linkov, I., Scott, E.A., Solomon, M.D., and Uden, D. Accepted with revisions. Avoiding decline: Fostering resilience and sustainability in midsize cities. Sustainability

Bogner, D.M, M.A. Kaemingk, and M.R. Wuellner. 2016. Consequences of hatch phenology on stages of fish recruitment. PLoS ONE 11(10): e0164980.

Mykleby, P.M., Lenters, J.D., Cutrell, G.J., Herrman, K.S., Istanbulluoglu, E., Scott, D.T., Twine, T.E., Kucharik, C.J., Awada, T., Soylu, M.E., and Dong, B. (2016). Energy and water response of a vegetated wetland to herbicide treatment of invasive Phragmites australis. Journal of Hydrology, 539:290-303.

Nguy-Robertson, A., Buckley, E.M., Suyker, A.S., Awada, T. (2016). Determining factors that impact the calibration of consumer-grade digital cameras used for vegetation analysis. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 37:3365–3383.

Gamon JA, Huemmrich KF, Wong CY, Ensminger I, Garrity S, Hollinger DY, Noormets A, Penuelas J. A remotely sensed pigment index reveals photosynthetic phenology in evergreen conifers. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2016 Nov 1:201606162.

Wehlage DC, Gamon JA, Thayer D, Hildebrand DV. Interannual Variability in Dry Mixed-Grass Prairie Yield: A Comparison of MODIS, SPOT, and Field Measurements. Remote Sensing. 2016 Oct 22;8(10):872.

Dallmann, J. D., E. J. Raynor, L. C. Anderson, L. A. Powell, and Walter H. Schacht. 2016. iButton® Temperature Loggers Effectively Determine Prairie Grouse Nest Absences. Great Plains Research 26:117-123.

Smith, J. A., C. E. Whalen, M. Bomberger Brown, and L. A. Powell. 2016. Indirect Effects of an Existing Wind Energy Facility on Lekking Behavior of Greater Prairie-Chickens. Ethology 122:419-429.

Cunningham, Z., L. A. Powell, M. Vrtiska, S. Stephens, and J. Walker. 2016. Skewed age ratios of breeding mallards in the Nebraska Sandhills. American Midland Naturalist 175:280-285.

Benson, J.F., Mahoney, P.J., Sikich, J.A., Serieys, L.E.K., Pollinger, J.P., Ernest, H.B., Riley, S.P.D. 2016. Demographic, genetic, and landscape interactions threaten viability of a large carnivore in a major metropolitan area. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283 (Cover Article)

Benson, J.F., Sikich, J.A., Riley, S.P.D. 2016. Population and individual-level resource selection patterns of mountain lions preying on mule deer along an urban-wildland gradient. PLOS-One 11.

Little, A.R., Benson, J.F., Chamberlain, M.J. Conner, L.M., Warren, R.J. 2016. Survival and cause-specific mortality of female Eastern wild turkeys in 2 longleaf pine savannas. Wildlife Biology 22:238-245.

Patterson, B.R., Mills, K.J., Middel, K.R., Benson, J.F., Obbard, M.E. 2016. Influence of predation on seasonal and diel timing of moose calving in Ontario. PLOS-One 11.

Birgé, H. E., C. R. Allen, A. S. Garmestani, and K. L. Pope. 2016. Adaptive management for ecosystem services. Journal of Environmental Management 183:343-352.

Dallmann, J.D., E.J. Raynor, L.C. Anderson, L.A. Powell, and W.H. Schacht. 2016. iButton® temperature loggers effectively determine prairie grouse absences. Great Plains Research 26:117-123

Smith, K.H., C.J. Stiles, M.J. Hayes, and C.J. Carparelli, 2016: Support for Drought Response and Community Preparedness: Filling the Gaps between Plans and Action. In Water Policy and Planning in a Variable and Changing Climate, K.A. Miller, A.F. Hamlet, D.S. Kenney, and K.T. Redmond, eds., CRC Press – Taylor and Francis.

Barrowclough GF, Cracraft J, Klicka J, Zink RM (2016) How Many Kinds of Birds Are There and Why Does It Matter? PLoS ONE 11(11): e0166307. doi:10.137 1/journal.pone.0166307

Crago, R., Szilagyi, J., Qualls, R. J., Huntington, J., 2016. Rescaling of the complementary relationship for land surface evaporation, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2016WR019753.

Szilagyi, J., Crago, R. Qualls, R., 2016. Testing the generalized complementary relationship of evaporation with continental-scale long-term water-balance data, Journal of Hydrology, 540, 914-922.

Ma, N., Szilagyi, J., Niu, G.-Y., Zhang, Y., Zhang, T., Wang, B., Wu, Y., 2016. Evaporation variability of Nam Co Lake in the Tibetan Plateau and its role in recent rapid lake expansion, Journal of Hydrology, 537, 27-35.

Wang, T., Franz, T., Yue, W., Szilagyi, J., Zlotnik, V., You, J., Chen, X., Shulski, M. D., Young, A., 2016. Feasibility analysis of using inverse modeling for estimating natural groundwater recharge from a large-scale soil moisture monitoring network, Journal of Hydrology, 533, 250-265.

White, J. A., C.A. Lemen, and P. W. Freeman. 2016. Acoustic detection reveals fine-scale distributions of Myotis lucifugus, Myotis septentrionalis, and Perimyotis subflavus in eastern Nebraska. Western North American Naturalist 76:27-35.

Lemen, C., P.W. Freeman, and J. A. White. 2016. Winter activity of Myotis septentrionalis: The role of temperature in controlling flights from hibernacula. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies. 36:6-8.

Lemen, C., P.W. Freeman, and J. A. White. 2016. Acoustic evidence of bats using rock crevices in winter: A call for more research on winter roosts in North America. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies. 36:9-13.

Dauer, J.T. and J.M. Dauer. 2016. A framework for understanding the characteristics of complexity in biology. International Journal of STEM Education. 3:13.

Publications in 2015

Zhou, X., Schoeneberger, M.M., Brandle, J., Awada, T., Chu, J., Martin, D.L., Li, J., Li, Y., and Mize, C.W. (2015). Analyzing the uncertainties in use of forest-derived biomass equations for open-grown trees in agricultural land. Forest Science. 61:144–161.

Allen, C.R., D.R. Uden, A.R. Johnson and D.G. Angeler. 2015. Spatial modeling approaches for understanding and predicting the impacts of invasive alien species on native species and ecosystems. Pages 162-170 In: Vennette, R.C. (ed). Pest risk modelling and mapping for invasive alien species. CAB International, Wallingford, U.K. 252 pp.

Uden, D.R. 2015. This far-off wild land: The Upper Missouri letters of Andrew Dawson, by Wischmann L. and A.E. Dawson (review). Great Plains Quarterly 35:225

Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, T.D. McCoy, R.B. Mitchell and Q. Guan. 2015. Predicted avian responses to bioenergy development scenarios in an intensive agricultural landscape. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 7:717-726.

Rhoades MG, Meza JL, Beseler CL, Shea PJ, Kahle A, Vose JM, Exner ME, Spalding RF. 2014. Evaluating mixtures in drinking water supplies as risk factors for cancer: A case study of nitrate and atrazine. Chapter 2, p. 21-62 in Epidemiology II. Theory, Research and Practice. I-Concept Press Ltd. Hong Kong.

See vita for updated and more complete list of publications.

Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, D.R. Uden and R.K. Johnson. 2015. Spatial patterns and functional redundancies in a changing boreal lake landscape. Ecosystems 18:889-902.

Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, D.G. Angeler, L. Corral and K.A. Fricke. 2015. Adaptive invasive species distribution models: A framework for modeling incipient invasions. Biological Invasions 17:2831-2850.

Conway, A.L., T.W. deMaar, S.M. Hernandez, and J.P. Carroll. Evaluation of radio transmitter attachments for the pygmy hippopotamus (Choeropsis liberiensis) African Journal of Ecology DOI: 10.1111/aje.12226

Conway, A.L., T.W. deMaar, S.M. Hernandez, and J.P. Carroll. Evaluation of radio transmitter attachments for the pygmy hippopotamus (Choeropsis liberiensis) African Journal of Ecology DOI: 10.1111/aje.12226

Divine, Dana P., Joeckel, R.M., and Korus, Jesse T., 2015, Basic Guide for Description of Cuttings from Boreholes in Nebraska, EC-25, Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Uden, D. R., C. R. Allen, A. A. Bishop, R. Grosse, C. F. Jorgensen, T. G. LaGrange, R. G. Stutheit, and M. P. Vrtiska. 2015. Predictions of future ephemeral springtime waterbird stopover habitat availability under global change. Ecosphere 6(11):215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES15-00256.1

Stiles, C.J., N. Umphlett, J. Rattling Leaf Sr., M.D. Shulski, D. Kluck, M. Hayes, and C. McNutt, 2015: Improving Climate Resiliency in Tribal Communities: Partnering for Change in the Missouri River Basin. Water Resources Impact, 17(4), 15-17.

Zhang, Y., R.G. Krysl, J.M. Ali, D.D. Snow, S.L. Bartelt-Hunt and A.S. Kolok. 2015. Impact of Sediment on Agrichemical Fate and Bioavailability to Adult Female Fathead Minnows: A Field Study. Environmental Science & Technology. doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b01464.

Jaimes-Correa, J.C., D.D. Snow and S.L. Bartelt-Hunt. 2015. Seasonal occurrence of antibiotics and a beta agonist in an agriculturally-intensive watershed. Environ Pollut 205: 87-96.

Soni, B., S.L. Bartelt-Hunt, D.D. Snow, J.E. Gilley, B.L. Woodbury, D.B. Marx, et al. 2015. Narrow Grass Hedges Reduce Tylosin and Associated Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in Agricultural Runoff. Journal of Environmental Quality 44: 895-902.

Sallach, J.B.; Zhang, Y.; Hodges, L.; Snow, D.D.; Li, X.; Bartelt-Hunt, S.L. 2015. Concomitant Uptake of Antimicrobials and Salmonella in Soil and into Lettuce Following Wastewater Irrigation. Environmental Pollution. 197, 269-277.

Brown, D.; Snow, D.; Hunt, G.; Bartelt-Hunt, S.L. 2015. Persistence of pharmaceuticals in effluent-dominated surface waters. Journal of Environmental Quality, 44(1):299-304.

Raynor, E.J., A. Joern, and J.M. Briggs. 2015. Bison foraging responds to fire frequency in nutritionally heterogeneous grassland. Ecology 96:1586�1597.

Svoboda, M.D., B.A. Fuchs, C.C. Poulsen and J.R. Nothwehr. (2015). The drought risk atlas: Enhancing decision support for drought risk management in the United States. Journal of Hydrology. 526: 274-286

Svoboda, M.D., B.A. Fuchs, C.C. Poulsen and J.R. Nothwehr. (2015). The drought risk atlas: Enhancing decision support for drought risk management in the United States. Journal of Hydrology. 526: 274-286

Chainarong Sakulthaew, Steve D. Comfort, Chanat Chokejaroenrat, Xu Li, Clifford E. Harris. 2015. Removing PAHs from urban runoff water by combining ozonation and carbon nano-onions. Chemosphere, 141: 265-273

Kananizadeh, N., C. Chokejaroenrat, Y. Li and S. Comfort. 2015. Modeling improved ISCO treatment of low permeable zones via viscosity modification: Assessment of system variables. J. Contam. Hydrol. 173: 25-37

Tadesse, T., D. Bathke, N. Wall, J. Petr, and T. Haigh, 2015. Participatory Research Workshop on Seasonal Prediction of Hydro-climatic Extremes in the Greater Horn of Africa. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00280.1.

Tadesse, T., G.B. Senay, G. Berhan, T. Regassa, and S. Beyene, 2015. Evaluating a satellite-based seasonal evapotranspiration product and identifying its relationship with other satellite-derived products and crop yield: A case study for Ethiopia, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 40:39-54; doi:10.1016/j.jag.2015.03.006

Tadesse, T., B.D. Wardlow, J. Brown, M. Hayes, M. Svoboda, B. Fuchs, and D. Gutzmer, 2015. Assessing the vegetation condition impacts of the 2011 drought across the U.S. Southern Great Plains using the Vegetation Drought Response Index (VegDRI), Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 54 (1):153-169.

Bayissa, Y.A., S.A. Moges, U. Xuan, S.J. VanAndel, S. Maskey, D.P. Solomatine, A. VanGriensven, and T. Tadesse, 2015. Spatio-temporal assessment of meteorological drought under the influence of varying record length: The case of Upper Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia, Hydrological Sciences Journal

Nam, W.H, M.J. Hayes, M.D. Svoboda, T. Tadesse, and D.A. Wilhite, 2015. Drought hazard assessment in the context of climate change for South Korea, Agricultural Water Management, 160:106–117; doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2015.06.029.

Nam, W.H., T. Tadesse, B.D. Wardlow, MW Jang, and S.Y. Hong, 2015. Satellite-based Hybrid Drought Assessment using Vegetation Drought Response Index in South Korea (VegDRI-SKorea), Journal of the Korean Society of Agricultural Engineers, 57(4):1-9; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5389/KSAE.2015.57.4.001 (in Korean language).

Zeng, L., B.D. Wardlow, T. Tadesse, J. Shan, M. J. Hayes, D. Li, and D. Xiang, 2015. Estimation of Daily Air Temperature Based on MODIS Land Surface Temperature Products over the Corn Belt in the US, Remote Sensing, 7(1):951-970; doi:10.3390/rs70100951.

Korus, J.T., Fielding, C.R., 2015, Enhanced bioturbation on the down-drift flank of a Turonian asymmetric delta: Implications for seaway circulation, river nutrients, and facies models. Sedimentology, Accepted article; doi: 10.1111/sed.12213

Korus, J.T., Fielding, C.R., 2015, Asymmetry in Holocene river deltas: patterns, controls, and stratigraphic effects. Earth Science Reviews. V. 150, p. 219-242.

Solder, J.E., T.E Gilmore, D. Genereux, D.K. Solomon. 2015. Development and testing of a tube seepage meter for in-situ measurement of specific discharge and hydraulic conductivity in streambeds. Groundwater. doi:10.1111/gwat.12388.

Solomon, D.K., T.E. Gilmore, J.E Solder, B.A. Kimball, D.P. Genereux. 2015. Evaluating an unconfined aquifer by analysis of age-dating tracers in stream water. Water Resources Research, 51, 8883–8899, doi:10.1002/2015WR017602.

Burberry, C.M., Joeckel, R.M., Korus, J.T., 2015, Post-Mississippian tectonics of the Nemaha Tectonic Zone and Mid-Continent Rift System, SE Nebraska and N Kansas. The Mountain Geologist, v. 52, p. 47-73.

Shulski, M.D., W. Baule, C. Stiles, and N. Umphlett, 2015: A Historical Perspective on Nebraska’s Variable and Changing Climate. Great Plains Research 25(2), 109-120.

Buller, Rebecca A. Review of Stitching the World: Embroidered Maps and Women's Geographical Education, by Judith A. Tyner. Historical Geography, forthcoming.

Buller, Rebecca A. Review of Wyoming Grasslands: Photographs by Michael P. Berman and William S. Sutton, by Frank H. Goodyear Jr., Charles R. Preston, and Dan Flores. Annals of Wyoming: The Wyoming History Journal Autumn (2015): 33-34.

Evaluation of NCEP CFSV2 Forecast over the Greater Horn of Africa Andualem Shimeles and Tsegaye Tadesse National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Ethiopian panel on Climate Change (2015), First Assessment Report, Working Group I Physical Science Basis, Published by the Ethiopian Academy of Sciences Andualem Shimeles · Jemal Seid · Tesfaye Gisella · Temesgen G. Mariam · Aklilu Amsalu(PhD · Gebru Jember

Linking Seasonal Predictions into Decision-making and Disaster Management in the Greater Horn of Africa Tsegaye Tadesse, Tonya Haigh, Nicole Wall, and Andualem Shiferaw National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Ben Zaitchik John Hopkins University Shimelis Beyene and Getachew Berhan Addis Ababa University Jacob Petr National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL)

Sliwinski, Maggi, Larkin Powell, Nicola Koper, Matthew Giovanni, and Walter Schacht. 2015. “Research Design Considerations to Ensure Detection of All Species in an Avian Community.” Methods in Ecology and Evolution, n/a – n/a. doi:10.1111/2041-210X.12506.

Sliwinski, M S, and N Koper. 2015. “Managing Mixed-Grass Prairies for Songbirds Using Variable Cattle Stocking Rates.” Rangeland Ecology & Management 68 (6): 470–75.

Veres, M.C., and Q. Hu, 2015: Atmospheric responses to North Atlantic SST anomalies in idealized experiments. Part I: Northern Hemispheric circulation. J. Climate, 28, 6204-6220.

Wu, Q., and Q. Hu, 2015: Atmospheric circulation processes contributing to a multidecadal variation in reconstructed and modeled Indian monsoon precipitation. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 532–551, doi:10.1002/2014JD022499.

Qian, W.H., Y. Chen, M. Jiang, Q. Hu, 2015: An anomaly-based prediction method for spring and autumn low temperature events in the mid- to lower-Yangtze River valley, China. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 54, 1216-1233.

Divine, D. P., 2015, The Groundwater Atlas of Saunders County, Nebraska, Resource Atlas 9, Conservation and Survey Division, University of Nebraska, 37 p.

Diffendal, R.F., Jr., Fossils on The Floor - Mosaics in the Rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, School of Natural Resources, Conservation and Survey Division Educational Circular EC-24, 78 p.

Franz, T. E., T. Wang, W. Avery, C. Finkenbiner, and L. Brocca (2015), Combined analysis of soil moisture measurements from roving and fixed cosmic ray neutron probes for multiscale real-time monitoring, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/ 2015GL063963.

Simonsen, V.L., J.E. Fleishmann, and D. Whisenhunt, J.D. Volesky, and D. Twidwell. (2015) Act now or pay later: evaluating the cost of reactive versus proactive Eastern Redcedar management. University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

Hamel, M.J., M.L. Rugg, J.J. Hammen, and M.A. Pegg. 2015. Reproductive Traits of Shovelnose Sturgeon Scaphirhynchus platorynchus (Rafinesque, 1820) in the Lower Platte River, Nebraska. Journal of Applied Ichthyology.

Spurgeon, J.J., M.J. Hamel, M.A. Pegg, and K.L. Pope. 2015. The global status of freshwater fish age validation studies and a prioritization framework for further research. Reviews in Fisheries Science and Aquaculture 23:329-345.

Hogberg, N.P., M.J. Hamel, and M.A. Pegg. 2015. Age-0 channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus growth related to environmental conditions in the channelized Missouri River, Nebraska. River Research and Applications. DOI: 10.1002/rra.2890.

Mykleby, P.M., Awada, T., Lenters, J., Bihmidine, S., Yarina, A. and Young, S. (2015). Ecophysiological responses of invasive and native phragmites australis to temperature and nitrogen fertilization. Great Plains Research. 25:63-74.

Li, Y., Zhao, X., Zhang, F., Awada, T., Wang, S., Zhao, H., Zhang, T., and Li, Y. (2015). Accumulation of soil organic carbon during natural restoration of desertified grassland in China’s Horqin Sandy Land. Journal of Arid Land. 7:328-340.

Gamon JA (2015) Optical sampling of the flux tower footprint. Biogeosciences 12: 4509-4523. doi:10.5194/bg-12-4509-2015 (EuroSpec Special Issue)

Gamon JA, Kovalchuk O, Wong CYS, Harris A, Garrity SR (2015). Monitoring seasonal and diurnal changes in photosynthetic pigments with automated PRI and NDVI sensors. Biogeosciences 12: 4149-4159. doi:10.5194/bg-12-4149-2015

Gitelson A, Gamon JA (2015) The need for a common basis for defining light-use efficiency: implications for productivity estimation. Remote Sensing of Environment 156:196-201.

Sliwinski, M. L. A. Powell, N. Koper, M. Giovanni, W. Schacht. 2015. Research design considerations to ensure detection of all species in an avian community. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 7:456–462.

Steffensen, K.D., L. A. Powell, M. Stukel, K. R. Winders, and W. J. Doyle. 2015. Updated assessment of hatchery-reared pallid sturgeon (Forbes & Richardson,1905) survival in the lower Missouri River. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 32:3-10.

Kowalewski, L. K., C. Chizinski, L. A. Powell, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2015. Accuracy or Precision: Implications of Sample Design and Methodology on Abundance Estimation. Ecological Modelling 316:185-190

Hiller, T. L., J. S. Taylor, J. J. Lusk, L. A. Powell, and A. J. Tyre. 2015. Evidence that the conservation reserve program slowed population declines of pheasants on a changing landscape in Nebraska, USA. Wildlife Society Bulletin 39:529-535.

Winder, V. L., A. J. Gregory, C. A. Hagen, D. A. Haukos, D. C. Kesler, L. C. Larsson, T. W. Matthews, L. B. McNew, M. A. Patten, J. C. Pitman, L. A. Powell, J. A. Smith, T. Thompson, D. H. Wolfe, B. K. Sandercock. 2015. Factors affecting female space use in ten populations of prairie chickens. Ecosphere 6:9, art166. [recipient of The Wildlife Society’s 2016 Wildlife Publication Award]

Giovanni, M. D., Powell, L. A., Schacht, W. 2015. Habitat selection and survival for western meadowlark fledglings in a contiguous prairie system. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 127: 200-211.

Smith, J., Matthews, T. W., Holcomb, E. D., Negus, L. P., Davis, C. A., Brown, M., Powell, L. A., Taylor, J. S. 2015. Invertebrate prey selection by ring-necked pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) broods in Nebraska. American Midland Naturalist 173:318-325.

Ejigu, D. A. Bekele, L. A. Powell, and J. -M. Lernould. 2015. Habitat preference of the endangered Ethiopian walia ibex (Capra walie) in the Simien Mountains National Park, Ethiopia. Animal Biodiversity and Conservation. 38: 1-10.

Anderson, L., W. Schacht, L. A. Powell, J. Lusk, and W. Vodehnal. 2015. Greater Prairie-Chicken Brood Site Selection and Survival in the Nebraska Sandhills. Journal of Wildlife Management 79:559-569.

Pegg, M. A., K. L. Pope, L. A. Powell, K. C. Turek, J. J. Spurgeon, N. T. Stewart, N. P. Hogberg, and M. T. Porath. 2015. Lake and reservoir rehabilitations: seeking the fountain of youth. Fisheries 40:177-181.

Powell, L. A. 2015. Periodic corrections to agricultural land values provide opportunity for conservation. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 70: 39A-44A.

Powell, L. A. 2015. Hitler’s effect on wildlife in Nebraska: World War II and farmed landscapes. Great Plains Quarterly 35:1-26.

Haugen, M., M. Vrtiska, and L. A. Powell. 2015. Duck species co-occurrence in hunter daily bags. Wildlife Society Bulletin 39:70–78.

Haugen, M., M. Vrtiska, and L. A. Powell. 2015. The Effects of Harvest Regulations on Behaviors of Duck Hunters. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 20:15-29.

Benson, J.F., Mahoney, P.J., Patterson, B.R. 2015. Spatiotemporal variation in selection of roads influences mortality risk for canids in an unprotected landscape. Oikos 124:1164-1173.

Benson, J.F., Mills, K.J., Patterson, B.R. 2015. Resource selection by wolves at dens and rendezvous-sites in Algonquin Park, Canada. Biological Conservation 182:223-232.

Benson, J.F., and B.R. Patterson. 2015. Spatial overlap, proximity, and habitat-use by Individual wolves within the same packs. Wildlife Society Bulletin 39:31-40

Kowalewski, L. K., C. J. Chizinski, L. A. Powell, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2015. Accuracy or precision: implications of sample design and methodology on abundance estimation. Ecological Modelling 316:185-190.

McKay, B. D. and R. M. Zink. 2015. Sisyphean evolution in Darwin’s finches. Biological Reviews 90:689-698.

Szilagyi, J., 2015. Complementary-relationship-based 30-year normals (1981-2010) of monthly latent heat fluxes across the contiguous United States, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2015WR017693.

Ma, N., Zhang, Y., Xu, C-Y., Szilagyi, J., 2015. Modeling actual evapotranspiration with routine meteorological variables in the data scarce region of the Tibetan Plateau: comparisons and implications, Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences, 120, 1-20, doi:10.1002/2015JG003006.

Ma, N., Zhang, Y., Szilagyi, J., Guo, Y., Zhai, J., Gao, H., 2015. Evaluating the complementary relationship of evapotranspiration in the alpine steppe of the Tibetan Plateau, Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/2014WR 015493.

Dreier, C. A., K. Geluso, J. D. Frisch, B. N. Adams, A. R. Lingenfelter, A. E. Bridger, P. W. Freeman, C. A. Lemen, J. A. White, B. R. Andersen, H. W. Otto, and C. J. Schmidt. 2015. Mammalian records from southwestern Kansas and northwestern Oklahoma, including the first record of Crawford's desert shrew. Occasional Papers, Natural Science Research Laboratories, Museum of Texas Tech University, 333: 1-11.

Lemen, C., P.W. Freeman, J. A. White, and B. R. Andersen. 2015. The problem of low agreement among automated identification programs for acoustical surveys of bats. Western North American Naturalist 75: 218-225.

Geluso, K., P. W. Freeman, and C. A. Lemen. 2015. Current status of the Northern Long-eared Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis) in northwestern Nebraska. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies, 35:34-40.

Dauer, J.T. and T.M. Long. 2015. Long-term conceptual retrieval by college biology majors following model-based instruction. Journal of Research in Science Teaching. 52(8):1188-1206.

Publications in 2014

Wilhite, D.A. 2014. Guidelines for the Development of National Drought Policies and Preparedness Plans. Special report from the Global Water Partnership and the World Meteorological Organization, Integrated Drought Management Program. Geneva, Switzerland and Stockholm, Sweden.

Fuchs, B.A., M.D. Svoboda, D.A. Wilhite, and M.J. Hayes. 2014. Drought Indices for Drought Risk Assessment in a Changing Climate (Chapter 43). In: Handbook of Engineering Hydrology Vol. 2: Modeling Climate Changes and Variability, Saeid Eslamian (ed.), Taylor and Francis Publishers (in press).

M.V.K. Sivakumar, R. Stefanski, M. Bazza, S. Zelaya, D. Wilhite, and A. Rocha Magalhaes. 2014. High-level Meeting on National Drought Policy: Summary and Major Outcomes. Weather and Climate Extremes (Special Issue, March 2014).

Wilhite, D.A. 2014. Changing the paradigm for drought management: Can we break the Hydro-illogical Cycle? Water Resources Impact (Invited essay, Special Issue, AWRA at 50: The Future for Water Resources in the United States. January. American Water Resources Association.

Wilhite, D.A., M.V.K. Sivakumar, R. Pulwarty. 2014. Managing Drought Risk in a Changing Climate: The Role of National Drought Policy. Weather and Climate Extremes, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2014.01.002.

Knutson, C.L. and D.A. Wilhite. 2014. Opportunities for drought risk reduction in Asia (Chapter 21). In: Global Change and Sustainable Development: Asia-Pacific Perspective, Pak Sum Low (ed.). Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England (in press).

Bihmidine, S., Cao, M., Kang, M., Awada, T., Van Etten, J.L., Dunigan, D.D., and Clemente, T.E. (2014). Expression of Chlorovirus MT325 aquaglyceroporin (aqpv1) in tobacco and its role in mitigating drought stress. Planta. 240:209-21.

Guangyong Li, John E. Froehlich, Christian Elowsky, Joseph Msanne, Andrew C. Ostosh, Chi Zhang, Tala Awada and James R. Alfano. (2014) Distinct Pseudomonas type III effectors utilize a cleavable transit peptide to target chloroplasts. The Plant Journal, 77:310-321.

Huang,Yong H., Tian C. Zhang, Patrick J. Shea, and Steve D. Comfort. 2014. Competitive Reduction of Nitrate, Nitrite, and Nitrobenzene in Fe0-Water Systems. Journal of Environmental Engineering Aug 2014, Vol. 140, No. 8

Sakulthaew, Chainarong, Steve Comfort, Chanat Chokejaroenrat, Clifford Harris, and Xu Li. 2014. A combined chemical and biological approach to transforming and mineralizing PAHs in runoff water. Chemosphere, 117:1-9

Chokejaroenrata, C., S.D. Comfort, C. Sakulthaew, and B. Dvorak. 2014. Improving the treatment of non-aqueous phase TCE in low permeability zones with permanganate. J. Hazardous Materials 268:177-184.

Diffendal, Robert. 2014. Geologic Observations along the Steamboat Trace Trail, Markers 16-20, in the vicinity of Peru, Nemaha County, Nebraska (including on the Indian Cave Sandstone): University of Nebraska Digital Commons

Perkins, M.E., Diffendal, R.F., Jr., Voorhies, M.R., Nash, B.P., and Bailey, B.E.; Ashfall Tephra in the Ogallala Group of the Great Plains: Characteristics and Significance: Geological Society of America Abstracts With Programs, v. 46 (4): p. 51.

White, J. A., B. R. Andersen, H. W. Otto, C. A. Lemen, and P. W. Freeman. 2014. Winter activity of bats in Southeastern Nebraska: an acoustic study. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences 34, 80-83.

Al-Sammak, M., K. Hoagland, D. Snow. 2014. Co-occurrence of the cyanotoxins BMAA, DABA and anatoxin-a in water, fish, and aquatic plants in Nebraska reservoirs. Toxins 6:488-508.

Pope, K. L., C. R. Allen, and D. G. Angeler. 2014. Fishing for resilience. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143:467-478.

Schoengold, K. and D. Zilberman (2014) “The Economics of Tiered Pricing and Cost Functions: Are Equity, Cost Recovery, and Economic Efficiency Compatible Goals?”, Water Resources and Economics, available online: 25-JUL-2014 at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wre.2014.07.002

Schoengold, K. and D. L. Sunding (2014) “The Impact of Water Price Uncertainty on the Adoption of Precision Irrigation Systems” Agricultural Economics 45(6): 729-743, available online: 1-APR-2014, DOI: 10.1111/agec.12118

Schoengold, K., Y. Ding, and R. Headlee (2014) “The Impact of Ad hoc Disaster and Crop Insurance Programs on the Use of Risk Reducing Conservation Tillage Practices”, American Journal of Agricultural Economics available online: 9-Sep-2014 at DOI: 10.1093/ajae/aau073.

Johnsgard, P. E. Fowler, M. Forsberg, M. Bomberger Brown, D. Ebbeka, J. Loomis and P. Freeman. 2014. Game Birds of the World: A catalog of the Madison collection. School of Natural Resources, and University of Nebraska State Museum. 117 pp.

Conway, A.L., S.M. Hernandez, J.P. Carroll, G.T. Green, and L. Larson. 2014. Local awareness of and attitudes toward pygmy hippopotamus conservation in the Moa River Island Complex, Sierra Leone. Oryx in press.

Flowers, A., G. Green, and J.P. Carroll. Using art to assess environmental education outcomes. Environmental Education Research in press.

Nguyen, T.V., T. Savini, and J.P. Carroll. 2014. Defining the present range of the orange-necked partridge (Arborophila davidi) in Viet Nam. Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society 60:in press.

Rush, S.A., K. Sash, J. Carroll, B. Palmer, A.T. Fisk. 2014. Feeding ecology of the snake community of the Red Hills region relative to management for northern bobwhite: Assessing the diet of snakes using stable isotopes. Copeia 2014:288-296.

Lee, M.B. and J.P Carroll. Avian diversity in pine forests along an urban-rural/agriculture-wildland gradient. Urban Ecosystem accepted.

Lee, M.B. and J.P Carroll. 2014. Relative importance of local and landscape variables on site occupancy by avian species in a pine forest, urban, and agriculture matrix. Forest Ecology and Management 320:161-170.

Conway, A.L., S.M. Hernandez, J.P. Carroll, G.T. Green, and L. Larson. 2014. Local awareness of and attitudes toward pygmy hippopotamus conservation in the Moa River Island Complex, Sierra Leone. Oryx in press.

Flowers, A., G. Green, and J.P. Carroll. Using art to assess environmental education outcomes. Environmental Education Research in press.

Nguyen, T.V., T. Savini, and J.P. Carroll. 2014. Defining the present range of the orange-necked partridge (Arborophila davidi) in Viet Nam. Natural History Bulletin of the Siam Society 60:in press.

Rush, S.A., K. Sash, J. Carroll, B. Palmer, A.T. Fisk. 2014. Feeding ecology of the snake community of the Red Hills region relative to management for northern bobwhite: Assessing the diet of snakes using stable isotopes. Copeia 2014:288-296.

Lee, M.B. and J.P Carroll. Avian diversity in pine forests along an urban-rural/agriculture-wildland gradient. Urban Ecosystem accepted.

Lee, M.B. and J.P Carroll. 2014. Relative importance of local and landscape variables on site occupancy by avian species in a pine forest, urban, and agriculture matrix. Forest Ecology and Management 320:161-170.

Dauer J.M. and Perakis S.S. (2014) Calcium oxalate contribution to calcium cycling in forests of contrasting nutrient status. Forest Ecology and Management. 334:64-73.

Dauer JM, Doherty JH, Freed AL, Anderson CW (2014) Connections between student explanations and arguments from evidence about plant growth. CBE-Life Science Education. 13:397-409.

Bergman, C.J., 2014: Improving Drought Management for Transboundary River Basins in the United States through Collaborative Environmental Planning. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 142 pp.

Joeckel, R.M., Wooden, S.R., Jr., Korus, J.T., and Garbisch, J.O., 2014. Architecture, heterogeneity, and origin of late Miocene fluvial deposits hosting the most important aquifer in the Great Plains, USA. Sedimentary Geology, v. 311, p. 75-95.

Uden, D.R., M.L. Hellman, D.G. Angeler and C.R. Allen. 2014. The role of reserves and anthropogenic habitats for functional connectivity and resilience of ephemeral wetlands. Ecological Applications 24:1569-1582.

Divine, Dana P., 2014, The Groundwater Atlas of Lancaster County, Nebraska. RA-7, Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Shepard, Robert. The Role of Gender in Rural Population Decline in Kansas and Nebraska, 1990–2010. Great Plains Research 24, no. 1 (2014): 1-12.

Whitby, M. D., T. C. Carter , E. R. Britzke, S.M. Bergeson. 2014. Evaluating the Effectiveness of Three Acoustic Monitoring Techniques for Landscape Level Bat Population Monitoring. Acta Chiropterlogica 16: 223-230.

Wang, Shih-Yu, Joseph Santanello; Hailan Wang; Daniel Barandiaran; Rachel Pinker; Siegfried Schubert; Robert Gillies; Robert Oglesby; Kyle Hilburn; Ayse Kilic; Paul Houser. 2014. An enhanced seasonal transition that intensified summer drought in the central U.S. J. Climate. Accepted.

Irmak, Suat, Ayse Kilic, Sumantra Chatterjee. 2014. On the Equality Assumption of Latent and Sensible Heat Energy Transfer Coefficients of the Bowen Ratio Theory for Evapotranspiration Estimations: Another Look at the Potential Causes of Inequalities. Climate 2(3):185-204.

Mutiibwa, Denis, Ayse Kilic, and Suat Irmak. 2014. The effect of land cover/land use changes on the regional climate of the High Plains. Climate 2014, 2(3): 153-167 doi:10.3390/cli20x000x

Mutiibwa, D., A. Kilic, and S. Irmak. 2014. Identifying the fingerprints of the anthropogenic component of land use/land cover changes on regional climate of the USA High Plains. Great Plains Journal (submitted).

Roy, D.P.; Wulder, M.A.; Loveland, T.R.; Woodcock, C.E.; Allen, R.G.; Anderson, M.C.; Helder, D.; Irons, J.R.; Johnson, D.M.; Kennedy, R.; Scambos, T.A.; Schaaf, C.B.; Schott, J.R.; Sheng, Y.; Vermote, E.F.; Belward, A.S.; Bindschadler, R.; Cohen, W.B.; Gao, F.; Hipple, J.D.; Hostert, P.; Huntington, J.; Justice, C.O.; Kilic, A.; Kovalskyy, V.; Lee, Z.P.; Lymburner, L.; Masek, J.G.; McCorkel, J.; Shuai, Y.; Trezza, R.; Vogelmann, J.; Wynne, R.H.; Zhu, Z. Landsat-8: Science and product vision for terrestrial global change research. 2014. Remote Sensing of Environment 145:154-172.

ANALYSIS AND MAPPING OF CLIMATE CHANGE RISK AND VULNERABILITY IN CENTRAL RIFT VALLEY OF ETHIOPIA L. GIZACHEW and A. SHIMELIS

Azzam, A., G. Nene, and K. Schoengold (2014) "Hog Industry Structure and the Stringency of Environmental Regulation", Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, available online: 25-Sep-2014 at DOI: 10.1111/cjag.12053.

Tadesse, T., G.B. Demisse, B. Zaitchik, and T. Dinku, 2014. Satellite-based hybrid drought monitoring tool for prediction of vegetation condition in Eastern Africa: A case study for Ethiopia, Water Resources Research, 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR014281.

Harms, S., T. Tadesse, and B.D. Wardlow, 2014. Improving drought risk modelling: Using multiple periods of satellite data with ensembles of data mining algorithm, International Journal of Society Systems Science, 6 (2):143-158. DOI: 10.1504/IJSSS.2014.062438.

Berhan, G., S. Hill, T. Tadesse, and S. Atnafu, 2014. Drought prediction system for improved climate change mitigation, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52(7):4032-4037. doi 10.1109/TGRS.2013.2279020.

Nashleanas, Katherine (ed.). 2014. Human Geography Reader. San Diego, CA: Cognella Academic Publishing.

Impacts of climate variability and change on Maize productivity, income and food security of smallholder farmers in Ethiopia: A case of Adama District Climate and Crop Modeling Team: Ethiopia April 2014

Hu, Z.Y., C. Zhang, Q. Hu, and H. Tian, 2014: Temperature changes in central Asia from 1979-2011 based on multiple datasets. J. Climate, 27, 1143-1167.

Yang, C., X. Chen, R. Zhang, Q. Hu, Z. Yu, Z. Hao, Z. Lin, 2014: Characteristics of flood and drought events of the last half millennium in Huaihe River Basin. Advances in Water Sciences, 25, 503-510.

Feng, S., Q. Hu, W. Huang, C. Ho, R. Li, and Z. Tang, 2014: Projected climate regimes shift under future global warming from multi-model, multi-scenarios CMIP5 simulations. Global and Planetary Change, 112, 41-52.

Maloney, E.D., S.J. Camargo, E. Chang, B. Colle, R. Fu, K.L. Geil, Q. Hu, et al. 2014: North American Climate in CMIP5 Experiments. Part III: Assessment of 21st century projections. J. Climate, 27, 2230-2270.

Kaemingk, M.A., K.J. Stahr, J.C. Jolley, R.S. Holland, and D.W. Willis. 2014. Evidence for bluegill spawning plasticity obtained by disentangling complex factors related to recruitment. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 71:93-105.

Kaemingk, M.A., B.D.S. Graeb, and D.W. Willis. 2014. Temperature, hatch date, and prey availability influence age-0 yellow perch growth and survival. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143:845-855.

Hamel, M.J., M.A. Pegg, R.R. Goforth, Q.E. Phelps, K.D. Steffensen, J.J. Hammen, and M.L. Rugg. 2014. Range-wide age and growth characteristics of shovelnose sturgeon from mark-recapture data: implications for conservation and management. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 72:71-82.

Goto, D., M.J. Hamel, J.J. Hammen, M.L. Rugg, M.A. Pegg, and V.E. Forbes. 2014. Spatiotemporal variation in flow-dependent recruitment of long-lived riverine fish: Model development and evaluation. Ecological Modelling 296:79-92.

Rugg, M.L., M.J. Hamel, M.A. Pegg, and J.J. Hammen. 2014. Validation of annuli formation in pectoral fin rays from shovelnose sturgeon in the lower Platte River, Nebraska. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 34:1028-1032.

Williamson SN, Hik DS, Gamon JA, Kavanaugh JL, Flowers GE (2014) Estimating mean surface air temperature from MODIS Land Surface Temperature observations in a sub-Arctic alpine environment. Remote Sensing 6(2):946-963. DOI: 10.3390/rs6020946.

S. D. Choudhury, T. Tjahjadi, Robust View-Invariant Multiscale Gait Recognition, Pattern Recognition, 48 (2014) 798 - 811.

Benson, J.F., Patterson, B.R, Mahoney, P.J. 2014. A protected area influences genotype-specific survival and the structure of a Canis hybrid zone. Ecology 95:254-264. (Cover Article).

Gardner, C.L., Pamperin, N.J., Benson, J.F. 2014. Movement patterns and space use of maternal grizzly bears influence cub survival in Interior Alaska. Ursus 25:121-138.

Wiseman, J., M.R. Burchell, G.L. Grabow, D.L. Osmond, and T.L. Messer (2014) Groundwater nitrate concentration reductions in a riparian buffer enrolled in the NC Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program. Journal of American Water Resources Association 50(3): 653-664.

Zink, R.M., Groth, J. G., Vázquez-Miranda, H., & Barrowclough, G.F. 2014. Phylogeography of the California gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica) using multilocus DNA sequences and ecological niche modeling: implications for conservation. Auk 130:449-458.

Zink, R. M. 2014. Homage to Hutchinson, and the role of ecology in lineage divergence and speciation. J. Biogeography 41:999-1006.

Hung, C.-M., Shaner, P. J. L., Zink, R. M., Liu, W. C., Chu, T. C., Huang, W. S., & Li, S. H. 2014. Drastic population fluctuations explain the rapid extinction of the passenger pigeon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111:10636-10641. (Selected as one of top 10 papers in PNAS for 2014).

Szilagyi, J., 2014. Temperature corrections in the Priestley-Taylor equation of evaporation, Journal of Hydrology, 519, 455-464.

Rossman, N. R., Zlotnik, V. A., Rowe, C. M., Szilagyi, J., 2014. Vadose zone lag time and potential 21st century climate change effects on spatially distributed groundwater recharge rates in the semi-arid Nebraska Sand Hills, Journal of Hydrology, 519, 656-669.

Szilagyi, J., Schepers, A., 2014. Coupled heat and vapor transport: the thermostat effect of a freely evaporating land surface, Geophysical Research Letters, 41(2), 435-441.

Gates, J. B., Steele, G. V., Nasta, P., Szilagyi, J., 2014. Lithologic influences on groundwater recharge through incised glacial till from profile to regional scales: Evidence from glaciated Nebraska, Water Resources Research, 50, 1-16, doi:10.1002/2013WR014073.

Publications in 2013

Swain, S., B.D. Wardlow, S. Narumalani, T. Tadesse, and K. Callahan, 2011. Assessment of vegetation response to drought in Nebraska using Terra-MODIS land surface temperature and normalized difference vegetation index. GIScience and Remote Sensing 48(3):432-455.

Berhan, G., S. Hill, T. Tadesse, and S. Atnafu, 2011. Using Satellite Images for Drought Monitoring: A knowledge discovery approach. Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability, 7(1):135-153.

M.V.K. Sivakumar, D.A. Wilhite, R.S. Pulwarty and R. Stefanski. 2013. The Need for National Drought Policies: Summary of the High-level Meeting on National Drought Policy (HMNDP). Bulletin of the Amer. Meteorol. Soc. (Published online).

Wilhite, D.A., M.J. Hayes, and M. Svoboda. 2013. Drought. Encyclopedia on Environmetrics. Abdel H. El-Shaarawi and Walter P. Piegorsch, editors. John Wiley and Sons (in press).

Awada, T., R. El-Hage, M. Geha, D.A. Wedin, J.A. Huddle, X. Zhou, J. Msanne, R.A Sudmeyer, D.L. Martin, and J.R. Brandle, (2013). Intra-annual variability and environmental controls over transpiration in a 58-year-old even-aged stand of invasive Juniperus virginiana L. in the Nebraska Sandhills, USA. Ecohydrology 6:731-740.

Quinn, J.E., A. Oden, J.R. Brandle. 2013. The influence of different cover types on American Robin nest success in organic agroecosystems. Sustainability. 5:3502-3512

Li, Y.Q., Brandle, J., Awada, T., Chen, Y.P., Han, J.J., Zhang, F.X., Luo, Y.Q., 2013. Accumulation of carbon and nitrogen in the plant–soil system after afforestation of active sand dunes in China's Horqin Sandy Land. Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 177, 75–84.

Quinn, J.E., J.R. Brandle, and R.J. Johnson. 2013. A farm-scale biodiversity and ecosystem services assessment tool: The Healthy Farm Index. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability. 11(2): 176-192.

Li, Y., X. Zhou, J.R. Brandle, T. Shang, Y. Chen, J. Han. 2012. Tempoeral progress in improving carbon and nitrogen storage by grazing exclosure practice in a degraded land area of China’s Horgin Sandy Grassland. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 150:55-61

Chokejaroenrat Chanat, Negin Kananizadeh, Chainarong Sakulthaew, Steve Comfort, and Yusong Li. 2013. Improving the sweeping efficiency of permanganate into low permeable zones to treat TCE: Experimental results and model development. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47:13031-13038

Foreword: In Jorus, J. et al, The Groundwater Atlas of Nebraska (3rd Revised Edition), Conservation and Survey Division, University of Nebraska, Resource Atlas 4b, p. vii.

Al-Sammak, M., K. Hoagland, D. Snow, and D. Cassada. 2013. Methods for simultaneous detection of the cyanotoxins BMAA, DABA, and anatoxin-a in environmental samples. Toxicon 76:316-325.

Wilde, G. R., and K. L. Pope. 2013. Worldwide trends in fishing interest indicated by internet search volume. Fisheries Management and Ecology 20:211-222.

Searcey N, Reinhard KJ, Gardner SL, Egarter-Vigl E, Maixner F, Piombino-Mascali D, Zink A, Van Der Sanden W, Bianucci R (2013) Parasitism of the Zweeloo Woman Bog Body International Journal of Paleopathology (in press).

Reinhard K, Ferreira LF, Bouchet F, Sianto L, Dutra JMF, Iniguez A., Leles D, Le Bailly M, Fugassa M, Pucu E, Araújo A (2013). Food, parasites, and epidemiological transitions: a broad perspective. International Journal of Paleopathology (in press).

Cleeland,LM, Mason R, Tito RY, Reinhard K, Lewis CM (2013) Clarifying Prehistoric Parasitism from a Complementary Morphological and Molecular Approach. Journal of Archaeological Science 40:3060-3066.

Haas, J., Creamer, W., Huamán, L., Goldstein, D., Reinhard, K., Vergel, C., Ruiz A (2013) Evidence for Maize (Zea mays) in the Late Archaic (3000-1800 CE) in the Norte Chico region of Peru. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(13):4945-4949.

Piombino-Mascali D, Zink AR, Reinhard KJ, Lein M, Panzer S, Aufderheide AC, Rachid R, De Souza W, Araujo A, Chaves SAM, Teixeira-Santos I, Dutra J, (2013) Dietary Analysis of Piraino 1, Sicily, Italy: the Role of Archaeopalynology in Forensic Science. Journal of Archaeological Science 40: 1935–1945.

Schoengold, K., P. Shrestha, and M. Eiswerth (2013) “The Joint Impact of Drought Conditions and Media Coverage on the Colorado Rafting Industry” Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research 5(2-3): 183-198.

Bartelt-Hunt, S. L.; DeVivo, S.; Johnson, L.; Snow, D. D.; Kranz, W. L.; Mader, T. L.; Shapiro, C. A.; van Donk, S. J.; Shelton, D. P.; Tarkalson, D. D.; Zhang, T. C. 2013. Effect of Composting on the Fate of Steroids in Beef Cattle Manure. Journal of Environmental Quality, 42, (4), 1159-1166.

Zhang, Y.; Zhang, C.; Parker, D.; Snow, D.; Zhou, Z.; Li, X. 2013. Occurrence of Antimicrobials and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in Beef Cattle Storage Ponds and Swine Lagoons. Science of the Total Environment, 463-464: 631-638

Joy, Stacey ; Bartelt-Hunt, S.; Snow, D. ; Gilley, J.; Woodbury, B.; Parker, D.; Marx, D.; Li, X. 2013. Fate and transport of antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance genes in soil and runoff following land application of swine manure slurry. Environmental Science and Technology, 47(21): 12081-12088.

Al-Sammak, M. A., Snow, D., Hoagland, K., and Cassada, D. 2013. Methods for Detection of Neurodegenerative Cyanotoxins BMAA, DABA, and Anatoxin-a in Environmental Samples. Toxicon, 76(0): 316-325.

Snow, D.D., T.R. Damon-Powell, S. Onanong, and D.A. Cassada. 2013. Sensitive and simplified analysis of natural and synthetic steroids in water and solids using on-line solid phase extraction and microwave-assisted solvent extraction coupled to liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry atmospheric pressure photoionization. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 405, (5), 1759-1771.

Brown, C. R., M.B. Brown and E.A. Roche. 2013. Fluctuating viability selection on morphology of cliff swallows driven by climate. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 1120-1142

Brown, C. R. and M.B. Brown. 2013. Where has all the road kill gone? Current Biology 23: R233 R234.

Shuttleworth, W. J., R. Rosolem, M. Zreda, and T. E. Franz (2013), The COsmic-ray Soil Moisture Interaction Code (COSMIC) for use in data assimilation, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 3205-3217.

Rosolem, R., W. J. Shuttleworth, M. Zreda, T. E. Franz, X. Zeng, and S. A. Kurc (2013), The Effect of Atmospheric Water Vapor on the Cosmic-ray Soil Moisture Signal, J. Hydrometeorol. doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0120.1.

Franz, T. E., M. Zreda, R. Rosolem, B. Hornbuckle, S. Irvin, H. Adams, T. Kolb, C. Zweck, and W. J. Shuttleworth (2013), Ecosystem scale measurements of biomass water using cosmic-ray neutrons, Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 3929-3933. doi:10.1002/grl.50791.

Franz, T. E., M. Zreda, R. Rosolem, and P. A. Ferre (2013), A universal calibration function for determination of soil moisture with cosmic-ray neutrons, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 453-460. doi:10.5194/hess-17-453-2013.

Dauer JM, and S Perakis (2013) Contribution of calcium oxalate to soil exhangeable calcium. Soil Science, 178:671-678.

Dauer, J., Miller, H. & Anderson, C. W. (2014). Conservation of energy: An analytical tool for student accounts of carbon-transforming processes. In R. Chen, A. Eisenkraft, D. Fortus, J. Krajcik, K. Neumann & A. Scheff (Eds.), Teaching and Learning of Energy in K-12 Education. New York: Springer, pgs 47-61.

Dauer, J., Miller, H., and Anderson, C.W. 2013. Students’ inquiry and argumentation about carbon transforming processes, National Association for Research in Science Teaching, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

Anderson CW, Dauer JM, Miller H, and Freed A (2015) Carbon Transformations in Matter and Energy (TIME) Curriculum. Peer-reviewed middle and high school curriculum.

Dauer, J.T. and E. Jongejans. 2013. Elucidating the population dynamics of Japanese knotweed using integral projection models. PLoS ONE 8:e75181.

Dauer, J.T., Momsen, J.L., Bray-Speth, E., Makohon-Moore, S., and T.M. Long. 2013. Analysis of Student-Constructed Models of Complex Biological Systems. Journal of Research in Science Teaching. 50(6):639-659.

Biggers, M., Forbes, C.T. , & Zangori, L. (2013). Elementary teachers' curriculum design and pedagogical reasoning for supporting students' comparison and evaluation of evidence-based explanations. The Elementary School Journal, (114)1, 48-72.

Forbes, C.T., Biggers, M., & Zangori, L. (2013). Investigating essential characteristics of scientific practices in elementary science learning environments: The Practices of Science Observation Protocol (P-SOP). School Science and Mathematics, (113)4, 180-190.

Zangori, L. & Forbes, C.T. (2013). Preservice elementary teachers and explanation construction: Knowledge-for-practice and knowledge-in-practice. Science Education, 97(2), 310-330.

Forbes, C.T. (2013). Curriculum-dependent and curriculum-independent factors in preservice elementary teachers’ adaptation of science curriculum materials for inquiry-based science. Journal of Science Teacher Education, (24)1, 179-197.

Zangori, L., Forbes, C.T., & Biggers, M. (2013). Fostering student sense-making in elementary science learning environments: Elementary teachers’ use of science curriculum materials to promote explanation-construction. Journal of Research in Science Teaching, (50)8, 887-1017.

Korus, J.T., Joeckel, R.M., and Divine, D.P., 2013, Three-dimensional hydrostratigraphy of the Firth, Nebraska area: Results from Helicopter Electromagnetic (HEM) mapping in the Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA). Geological Survey Bulletin 3 (new series), Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Puta, R.A., Hanson, P.R., Young, A.R. 2013. Late Holocene Activation History of the Stanton Dunes, Northeastern Nebraska. Great Plains Research, v. 23, n. 1, 11-24.

Unstad, K.M., D.R. Uden, C.R. Allen, N.M. Chaine, D.M. Haak, D.M., R.A. Kill, K.L. Pope, B.J. Stephen and A. Wong. 2013. Survival and behavior of Chinese mystery snails (Bellamya chinensis) in response to simulation water body drawdowns and air exposure. Management of Biological Invasions 4:123-127.

Uden, D.R., R.B. Mitchell, C.R. Allen, T.D. McCoy and Q. Guan. 2013. The feasibility of generating adequate biomass for year-round cellulosic ethanol production in an intensive agricultural fuelshed. 2013. Bioenergy Research 6:930-938.

Stephen, B.J., N.M. Chaine, C.R. Allen, K.A. Fricke, D.M. Haak, M.L. Hellman, R.A. Kill, K.T. Nemec, K.L. Pope, N.A. Smeenk, D.R. Uden, K.M. Unstad, A.E. VanderHam and A. Wong. 2013. Fecundity of the Chinese mystery snail in a Nebraska Reservoir. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 28:439-444.

Allen, C.R., K.T. Nemec, K.L. Decker, D.A. Wardwell, M. Brust, D. Fogell, J.D. Hoffman, J. Hogue, A. Lotz, T. Miller, M. Pummill, L.E. Ramirez-Yanes and D.R. Uden. 2013. Predictors of regional establishment success and spread of introduced nonindigenous vertebrates. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22:889-899.

Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, R.B. Mitchell, Q. Guan and T.D. McCoy. 2013. Scenarios of bioenergy development impacts on regional groundwater withdrawals. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 68:124A-128A.

Wong, A., C.R. Allen, N.M. Hart, D.M. Haak, K.L. Pope, N.A. Smeenk, B.J. Stephen and D.R. Uden. 2013. Enamel-based mark performance for marking Chinese mystery snail Bellamya chinensis. Management of Biological Invasions 4:231-234.

Divine, Dana P. and Korus, Jesse T., 2013. Three-dimensional hydrostratigraphy of the Swedeburg, Nebraska Area: Results from Helicopter Electromagnetic (HEM) mapping in the Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA), Conservation and Survey Division Bulletin 5 (New Series), Conservation and Survey Division, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Korus, Jesse T., Divine, Dana P., and Hanson, Paul R., 2013. Three geologic cross sections across portions of eastern Nebraska showing Quaternary lithologic units and stratigraphy of uppermost bedrock. CCS-18. Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Rhoades MG, Meza JM, Beseler CL, Shea PJ, Kahle A, Vose JM, Eskridge, KM, Spalding RF. Atrazine and Nitrate in Public Drinking Water Supplies Associated with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Nebraska USA. Environmental Health Insights 2013:7 15-27. DOI:10.4137/EHIS10629

Joshi N, Rhoades MG, Bennett GD, Wells SM, Mirvish SS, Breitbach MJ, Shea PJ. Developmental abnormalities in chicken embryos exposed to N-nitrosoatrazine. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A. 2013. 76(17):1015-1022. DOI: 10.1080/15287394.2013.831721)

Stephen, B.J., C.R. Allen, N.M. Chaine, K.A. Fricke, D.M. Haak, M.L. Hellman, R.A. Kill, K.T. Nemec, K.L. Pope, N.A. Smeenk, D.R. Uden, K.M. Unstad, A.E. VanderHam, A. Wong. 2013. Fecundity of the Chinese mystery snail in a Nebraska reservoir. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 28(3):439-444.

Whitby, M., S. Bergeson, T. Carter, S. Rutan and R. McClanahan. 2013. The Discovery of a Reproductive Population of Eastern Small-footed bat, Myotis leibii, in Southern Illinois Using a Novel Survey Method. American Midland Naturalist 169: 229-233.

Bergeson, S. M., T. C. Carter, and M. D. Whitby. 2013. Partitioning of foraging resources between sympatric Indiana and little brown bats. Journal of Mammalogy 94: 1311-1320.

Awada, T., El-Hage, R., Geha, M., Wedin, D.A., Huddle, J.A., Zhou, X., Msanne, J., Sudmeyer, R.A., Martin, D.L., and Brandle, J.R. (2013). Intra-annual variability and environmental controls over transpiration in a 58-year-old even-aged stand of invasive woody Juniperus virginiana L. in the Nebraska Sandhills, USA. Ecohydrology. 6: 731-740.

Bihmidine, S., Lin, J., Stone, J.M., Awada, T., Specht, J.E., Clemente, T.E. (2013). Activity of the Arabidopsis RD29A and RD29B promoter elements in soybean. Planta. 237(1):55-64.

Li, Y., Brandle, J., Awada, T., Chen, Y., Hana, J., Zhang, F., Luo. Y. (2013). Accumulation of carbon and nitrogen in the plant–soil system after afforestation of active sand dunes in China's Horqin Sandy Land. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 177: 75–84.

Kamble, B., A. Kilic, & K. Hubbard. 2013. Estimating Crop Coefficients Using Remote Sensing-Based Vegetation Index. Remote Sens. 5:1588-1602.

Kamble, B., A. Irmak (Kilic), K.G. Hubbard, & P. Gowda. 2013. Irrigation scheduling using remote sensing data assimilation approach" Advances in Remote Sensing 2 (2013): 258. DOI: 10.4236/ars.2013.23028

Gengxin O., X. Chen, A. Kilic, S. Bartelt-Hunt, Y. Li, & A. Samal. "Development of a cross-section based streamflow routing package for MODFLOW." Environmental Modelling & Software 50 (2013): 132-143.

Lagos, L. O., D.L. Martin, D. L., S.B. Verma, S. Irmak, A. Irmak (Kilic), D. Eisenhauer, & A. Suyker. 2013. Surface energy balance model of transpiration from variable canopy cover and evaporation from residue-covered or bare soil systems: model evaluation. Irrigation Science, 31(2), 135-150

Allen, R.G., B. Burnett, W. Kramber, J. Huntington, J. Kjaersgaard, A. Kilic-Irmak, C. Kelly, R. Trezza. 2013. Automated Calibration of the METRIC-Landsat Evapotranspiration Process. J. Am. Water Resources Assoc. 49(3):563-576

Allen, R.G., R. Trezza, A. Kilic-Irmak, M. Tasumi, H. Li. 2013. Sensitivity of Landsat-scale energy balance to aerodynamic algorithms in mountains and complex terrain. J. Am. Water Resources Assoc. 49(3):592-604

Raynor, E.J., A.R. Pierce, Tabitha M. Owen, C.M. Leumas, and F.C. Rohwer. 2013. Short- term demographic responses of a coastal waterbird community after two major hurricanes. Waterbirds 36 (1): 88-93.

Gilmore, T.E., F. Birgand and K. Chapman. 2013. Source and magnitude of error in an inexpensive image-based water level measurement system. Journal of Hydrology 496: 178-186. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.05.011.

Sheffield, J., S.J. Camargo, R. Fu, Q. Hu, et al., 2013: North American climate in CMIP5 experiments. Part II: Evaluation of 20th century intra-seasonal to decadal variability. J. Climate, 26, 9247-9290.

Sheffield, J., A. Barrett, B. Colle, R. Fu, K.L. Geil, Q. Hu, et al., 2013: North American climate in CMIP5 experiments. Part I: Evaluation of 20th century continental and regional climatology. J. Climate, 26, 9209-9245.

Veres, M.C., and Q. Hu, 2013: AMO-forced regional processes affecting summertime precipitation variations in the Central United States. J. Climate, 26, 276-290.

VanDeHey, J.A., M.A. Kaemingk, A.C. Jansen, B.D.S Graeb, D.J. Dembkowski, and D.W. Willis. 2013. Effects of simulated cold fronts on the survival and behavior of yellow perch Perca flavescens yolk-sac fry. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 29:364-367.

Stahr, K.J., M.A. Kaemingk, and D.W. Willis. 2013. Factors associated with bluegill nest site selection within a shallow, natural lake. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 28:283-292.

Kaemingk, M.A., D.J. Dembkowski, H.A. Meyer, and L.M. Gigliotti. 2013. Insights for undergraduates seeking an advanced degree in wildlife and fisheries sciences. Fisheries 38:483-490.

Jolley, J.C., E.S. Albin, M.A. Kaemingk, and D.W. Willis. 2013. A survey of aquatic invertebrate communities in Nebraska Sandhill lakes reveals potential alternative ecosystem states. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 4:151-162.

Hayer, C.-A., M.A. Kaemingk, J.J. Breeggemann, D.J. Dembkowski, D. Deslauriers, and T. Rapp. 2013. Pressures to publish: catalysts for the loss of scientific writing integrity? Fisheries 38:348-351.

Jolley, J.C., M.A. Kaemingk, D.W. Willis, and R.S. Holland. 2013. Overwinter mortality of sympatric juvenile bluegill and yellow perch in mid-temperate prairie lakes. The Open Fish Science Journal 6:58-70.

S. D. Choudhury, T. Tjahjadi, Gait Recognition Based on Shape and Motion Analysis of Silhouette Contour, Computer Vision and Image Understanding, 117 (2013) 1770-1785.

Benson, J.F. 2013. Improving rigor and efficiency of use-availability habitat selection analyses with systematic estimation of availability. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4:244-251.

Benson, J.F., Patterson, B.R. 2013. Inter-specific territoriality in a Canis hybrid zone: spatial segregation between wolves, coyotes, and hybrids. Oecologia 173:1539-1550.

Benson, J.F., Mills, K.J., Loveless, K.M., Patterson, B.R. 2013. Genetic and environmental influences on pup mortality risk for wolves and coyotes within a Canis hybrid zone. Biological Conservation 166:133-141.

Benson, J.F., Patterson, B.R. 2013. Moose predation by eastern coyotes and coyote x wolf hybrids. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 91:837-841.

Patterson, B.R., Benson, J.F., Middel, K.R., Mills, K.J. Obbard, M.E. 2013. Moose-calf mortality in central Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Management 77: 832-841.

Hung, C.-M., S. V. Drovetski, & R. M. Zink. 2013. Multilocus coalescence analyses support a mtdna-based phylogeographic history for a widespread Palearctic passerine bird, Sitta europaea. Evolution 66-9: 2850–2864.

Szilagyi J., Zlotnik, V., Jozsa, J. 2013. Net recharge versus depth to groundwater relationship in the Platte River Valley of Nebraska, USA, Ground Water, 51(6), 945-951, doi:10.1111/gwat.12007.

Szilagyi J., Jozsa, J. 2013. MODIS-aided statewide net groundwater-recharge estimation in Nebraska, Ground Water, 51(5), 735-744, doi:10.1111/j.1745-6584.2012.01019.x.

Veres, M.C., and Q. Hu, 2013: AMO-forced regional processes affecting summertime precipitation variations in the Central United States. J. Climate, 26, 276-290.

Publications in 2012

Berhan, G., T. Tadesse, S. Atnafu, S. Hill, and Y. Tesfatsion, 2012. Application of NDVI and SPI Parameters to Monitor Drought at National Scale: The Case of Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Development Research, 34 (1): 67-94.

Sivakumar, M.K.V., R. Stefanski, and D.A. Wilhite. 2012. Proceedings of an International Workshop on Drought Indices and Early Warning Systems (University of Nebraska, December 2009). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Wilhite, D. 2012. Defining Drought: The Challenges for Early Warning Systems. In: Proceedings of an International Workshop on Drought Indices and Early Warning Systems (University of Nebraska, December 2009). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Li, Y.Q., Awada, T., Shang, W., Chen, Y.P., Zhou, X.H., Zuo, X.A., Wang ,S.K., Liu, X.P., and Feng, J. (2012). Mongolian pine plantations enhance soil physico-chemical properties and carbon and nitrogen capacities in semi-arid degraded sandy land in China. Applied Soil Ecology. 45: 1-9.

Chen, Y., Li, Y., Zhao, X., Awada, T., Shang, W., and Han, J. (2012) Effects of Grazing Exclusion on Soil Properties and on Ecosystem Carbon and Nitrogen Storage in a Sandy Rangeland of Inner Mongolia, Northern China. Environmental Management. 50(4):622-632.

Chen Y., Li, Y., Awada, T., Han J., and Luo Y. (2012). Carbon sequestration in the total and light fraction soil organic matter along chronosequence in grazing exclosures in a semiarid degraded sandy site in China. Journal of Arid Land. 4:411-419.

Msanne, J., Xu, D., Konda, A.R., Casas-Mollano, J.A., Awada, T., Cahoon, E.B., and Cerutti, H. (2012). Metabolic and gene expression changes triggered by nitrogen deprivation in photoautotrophically grown microalgae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii and Coccomyxa sp. C-169. Phytochemistry. 75:50-59.

Chen Y., Li, Y., Awada, T., Han J., and Luo Y. (2012). Carbon sequestration in the total and light fraction soil organic matter along chronosequence in grazing exclosures in a semiarid degraded sandy site in China. Journal of Arid Land, 4:411-419

Quinn, J.E., J. Brandle, and R. Johnson. 2012. The effects of land sparing and wildlife-friendly practices on grassland bird abundance within organic farmlands. Agriculture Ecosystems, & Environment. 161:10-16.

Schoeneberger, M.M., G. Bentrup, H. deGooijer, R. Soolanayakanahally, T. Sauer, J. Brandle, X. Zhou, and D. Current. 2012. Agroforestry as a climate change mitigation and adaptation tool for agriculture. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 67:128A-136A

Halihan, T., J. Albano, S.D. Comfort, and V.A. Zlotnik. 2012. Electrical resistivity imaging of a permanganate injection during in situ treatment of RDX-contaminated groundwater. Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation 32:43-52.

Rauscher, Lindy, Chainarong Sakulthaew, and Steve Comfort. 2012. Using slow-release permanganate candles to remediate PAH-contaminated water. J. Hazard. Materials 241-242:441-449.

Kambhu, A., S. Comfort, C. Chokejaroenrat, and C. Chainarong. 2012. Developing slow-release persulfate candles to treat BTEX contaminated water. Chemosphere 89:656-664.

Christenson, M.D., A. Kambhu, and S.D. Comfort. 2012. Using slow-release permanganate candles to remove TCE from a low permeable aquifer at a former landfill. Chemosphere 89:680-687.

Robertson, B.A., R.A. Rice, T.S. Sillett, C.A. Ribic, B.A. Babcock, D.A. Landis, J.R. Herkert, R.J. Fletcher, Jr., J.J. Fontaine, P.J. Doran, and D.W. Schemske. 2012. Are agrofuels a conservation threat or opportunity for grassland birds in the United States? Condor 114:679-688.

Decker, K.L., C.J. Conway, and J.J. Fontaine. 2012. Nest predation, food, and female age explain seasonal declines in clutch size. Evolutionary Ecology 26:683-699.

Leles D, Gardner S, Reinhard K, Iniguez A, Araujo A (2012) Are Ascaris lumbricoides and Ascaris suum a single species? Parasites & Vectors 5:42.

Jiménez FA, Gardner SL, Araújo A, Fugassa M, Brooks RH, Racz E, Reinhard KJ (2012) Zoonotic and Human Parasites of Inhabitants of Cueva de Los Muertos Chiquitos, Rio Zape Valley, Durango, México. Journal of Parasitology 98:304-309.

Reinhard KJ, Johnson KL, LeRoy-Toren S, Wieseman K, Teixeira-Santos I, Vieira M (2012) Understanding the Pathoecological Relationship between Ancient Diet and Modern Diabetes through Coprolite Analysis: A Case Example from Antelope Cave, Mojave County, Arizona. Current Anthropology 53: (in press).

Biswas, S., C. A. Shapiro, W. L. Kranz, T. L. Mader, D. P. Shelton, D. D. Snow, S. L. Bartelt-Hunt, D. D. Tarkalson, S. J. van Donk, T. C. Zhang, S. Ensley. 2012. Current knowledge on the environmental fate, potential impact and management of growth promoting compounds used in the US beef cattle industry. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(4):325-336.

Bartelt-Hunt, S.L., D.D. Snow, W.L. Kranz, T.L. Mader, C.A. Shapiro, S.J. van Donk, D.P. Shelton, D.D. Tarkalson, and T.C. Zhang. 2012. Effect of growth promotants on the occurrence of steroid hormones on feedlot soils and in runoff from beef cattle feeding operations.Environmental Science and Technology, 46, (3), 1352-1360.

Buller, Rebecca A. Review of Women on the North American Plains, edited by Renee M. Laegreid and Sandra K. Mathews. Great Plains Quarterly 32, no. 3 (2012): 236-237.

Buller, Rebecca A. Review of The Big Empty: The Great Plains in the Twentieth Century, by R. Douglas Hurt. Montana: The Magazine of Western History 62, no. 4 (2012).

Franz, T. E., K. K. Caylor, E. G. King, J. M. Nordbotten, M. A. Celia, and I. Rodriguez-Iturbe (2012), An ecohydrological approach to predicting hillslope-scale vegetation patterns in dryland ecosystems, Water Resources Research, 48. doi:W01515 10.1029/2011wr010524.

Franz, T. E., M. Zreda, P. A. Ferre, R. Rosolem, C. Zweck, S. Stillman, X. Zeng, and W. J. Shuttleworth (2012), Measurement depth of the cosmic-ray soil moisture probe affected by hydrogen from various sources, Water Resources Research, 48. doi:10.1029/2012WR011871.

King, E. G., T. E. Franz, and K. K. Caylor (2012), Ecohydrological interactions in a degraded two-phase mosaic dryland: implications for regime shifts, resilience, and restoration Ecohydrology, 5(6), 733–745. doi:10.1002/eco.260.

Miller, G. R., J. M. Cable, A. K. McDonald, B. Bond, T. E. Franz, L. X. Wang, S. Gou, A. P. Tyler, C. B. Zou, and R. L. Scott (2012), Understanding ecohydrological connectivity in savannas: a system dynamics modelling approach, Ecohydrology, 5(2), 200-220. doi:10.1002/eco.245.

Franz, T. E., M. Zreda, R. Rosolem, and P. A. Ferre (2012), Field validation of cosmic-ray soil moisture sensor using a distributed sensor network, Vadose Zone Journal, 11(4). doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0046.

Wang, L. X., C. Zou, F. O'Donnell, S. Good, T. E. Franz, G. R. Miller, K. K. Caylor, J. M. Cable, and B. Bond (2012), Characterizing ecohydrological and biogeochemical connectivity across multiple scales: a new conceptual framework, Ecohydrology, 5(2), 221-233. doi:10.1002/eco.187.

Zreda, M., W. J. Shuttleworth, X. Xeng, C. Zweck, D. Desilets, T. E. Franz, and R. Rosolem (2012), COSMOS: The COsmic-ray Soil Moisture Observing System, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 4079-4099. doi:10.5194/hess-16-1-2012.

Forbes, C.T. & Davis, E.A. (2012). Operationalizing identity in action: A comparative study of direct versus probabilistic measures of curricular role identity for inquiry-based science teaching. International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 10(2), 267-292.

Biggers, M. & Forbes, C.T. (2012). Balancing teacher and student roles in elementary classrooms: Preservice elementary teachers' ideas about the inquiry continuum. International Journal of Science Education, 34(14), 2205-2229.

Zangori, L., Forbes, C.T., & Biggers, M. (2012). This is inquiry…right? Strategies for effectively adapting elementary science lessons. Science & Children, 50(1), 48-53.

Bathke, D., N. Wall, J. Nothwehr, K. Smith, D. Woudenberg, T. Bernadt, C. Bergman, J. Robine, M. Hayes, M. Svoboda, L. Darby, and R. Pulwarty, 2012: Building a Sustainable Network of Drought Communities. National Integrated Drought Information System Engaging Preparedness Communities Workshop Report, Chicago, Illinois, 37 pp.

Joeckel, R.M., and Korus, J.T., 2012, Bayhead delta interpretation of an Upper Pennsylvanian sheetlike sandbody and the broader understanding of transgressive deposits in cyclothems. Sedimentary Geology, v. 275-276, p. 22-37.

Hanson, P.R., Korus, J.T., and Divine, D.P., 2012, Three-dimensional hydrostratigraphy of the Platte River Valley near Ashland, Nebraska: Results from Helicopter Electromagnetic (HEM) mapping in the Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA). Geological Survey Bulletin 2 (new series), Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Divine, D.P., and Korus, J.T., 2012, Three-dimensional hydrostratigraphy of the Sprague, Nebraska area: Results from Helicopter Electromagnetic (HEM) mapping in the Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA). Geological Survey Bulletin 4 (new series), Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Chaine, N.M., C.R. Allen, K.A. Fricke, D.M. Haak, M.L. Hellman, R.A. Kill, K.T. Nemec, K.L. Pope, N.A. Smeenk, B.J. Stephen, D.R. Uden, K.M. Unstad and A.E. Vanderham. 2012. Population estimate of Chinese mystery snail (Bellamya chinensis) in a Nebraska reservoir. BioInvasion Records 1:283–287.

Mitchell, R.B., K.P. Vogel and D.R. Uden. 2012. The feasibility of switchgrass for biofuel production. Biofuels 3:47-59.

Houston, Adam L., Brian Argrow, Jack Elston, Jamie Lahowetz, Eric W. Frew, Patrick C. Kennedy, 2012: The Collaborative Colorado–Nebraska Unmanned Aircraft System Experiment. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 39–54.

Divine, Dana P. and Korus, Jesse T., 2012. Three-dimensional hydrostratigraphy of the Sprague, Nebraska Area: Results from Helicopter Electromagnetic (HEM) mapping in the Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assesment (ENWRA), Conservation Bulletin 4 (New Series), Conservation and Survey Division, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

“Laboratory Earth Under the Lens: Diachronic Evaluation of an Integrated Graduate-Level On-Line Earth System Science Course Series for K-12 Educators” Russanne Low, David C Gosselin, Christine Haney, Cindy Larson-Miller, Ron Bonnstetter, Carole Mandryk. Poster. American Geophysical Union. Fall Meeting. December 2012.

Chaine, N.M., C.R. Allen, K.A. Fricke, D.M. Haak, M.L. Hellman, R.A. Kill, K.T. Nemec, K.L. Pope, N.A. Smeenk, B.J. Stephen, D.R. Uden, K.M. Unstad, and A.E. VanderHam. 2012. Population estimate of Chinese mystery snail (Bellamya chinensis) in a Nebraska reservoir. Bioinvasions Records 1(4):283-287.

Sliwinski, M., and N. Koper. 2012. Grassland bird responses to three edge types in a fragmented mixed-grass prairie. Avian Conservation and Ecology 7(2):6.

“Laboratory Earth Under the Lens: Diachronic Evaluation of an Integrated Graduate-Level On-Line Earth System Science Course Series for K-12 Educators” Russanne Low, David C Gosselin, Christine Haney, Cindy Larson-Miller, Ron Bonnstetter, Carole Mandryk. Poster. American Geophysical Union. Fall Meeting. December 2012.

You, Y., Y. Shim, C-H. Cho, M-H. Ryu, P.J. Shea, S. Kamala-Kannan, and B-T. Oh. 2012. BTEX interactions during biodegradation by Pseudomonas putida YNS1 isolated from oil-contaminated soil. Journal of Basic Microbiology 52:1-6.

Flores, K.L., Matkin, G.S., Burbach, M.E., Quinn, C.E., & Harding, H. (2012). Deficient critical thinking skills among college graduates: Implications for leadership. Educational Philosophy and Theory, 44, 212-230. DOI:10.1111/j.1469-5812.2010.00672.x

Burbach, M.E., Matkin, G.S., Quinn, C.E., & Searle, T.P. (2012). The impact of preparing agriculture faculty to influence student critical thinking disposition. Journal of Agricultural Education, 53(2), 1-14.

Czap, N.V., Czap, H.J., Khachaturyan, M., Lynne, G.D., & Burbach, M.E. (2012). Walking in the shoes of others: Experimental testing of dual-interest and empathy in environmental choice. Journal of Socio-Economics, 41, 642-653.

Christos Bazakos, Maria E. Manioudaki, Ioannis Therios, Demetrios Voyiatzis,Dimitris Kafetzopoulos, Tala Awada, Panagiotis Kalaitzis. (2012). Comparative Transcriptome Analysis of Two Olive Cultivars in Response to NaCl-Stress. PLoS ONE. 7(8): e42931.

Zygielbaum, A.I., T.J. Arkebauer, E.A. Walter-Shea, and D. L. Scoby. 2012. Detection and measurement of vegetation photoprotection stress response using PAR reflectance. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences 60: 37-48.

Sharma, V., A. Irmak (Kilic), S. Irmak, and I. Kabenge*. 2012. Application of GIS to evaluate the spatial nonstationarity relationships between precipitation vs. irrigated and rainfed maize and soybean yields. Trans. ASABE Vol. 54(3): 953-972.

Raynor, E.J., A.R. Pierce, C.M. Leumas, and F.C. Rohwer. 2012. Breeding habitat requirements and colony formation by Royal Tern (Thallaseus maximus) and Sandwich Tern (Thallaseus sandvincensis) on barrier islands in the Gulf of Mexico. Auk 129 (4):763-772.

Berhan, G., T. Tadesse, S. Atnafu, S. Hill, and Y. Tesfatsion, 2012. Application of NDVI and SPI parameters to monitor drought at national scale: The case of Ethiopia, Ethiopian Journal of Development Research, 34(1):67-94.

Wilhite, D.A., M.J. Hayes, and M. Svoboda. 2012. Drought. Encyclopedia on Environmetrics. Abdel H. El-Shaarawi and Walter P. Piegorsch, editors. John Wiley and Sons (in press).

Kaemingk, M.A., J.C. Jolley, D.W. Willis, and S.R. Chipps. 2012. Priority effects among young-of-the-year fish: reduced growth of bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) caused by yellow perch (Perca flavescens)? Freshwater Biology 57:654-665.

Kaemingk, M.A., T.L. Galarowicz, J. Clevenger, D.F. Clapp, and H. Lenon. 2012. Fish assemblage shifts and population dynamics of smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in the Beaver Archipelago, northern Lake Michigan: A comparison between historical and recent time periods amidst ecosystem changes. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 141:550-559.

Kaemingk, M.A., and D.W. Willis. 2012. Mensurative approach to examine potential interactions between age-0 yellow perch (Perca flavescens) and bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus). Aquatic Ecology 46:353-362.

Raynor, E.J., T. Owen, A.R. Pierce, C. Leumas, and F.C. Rohwer. 2012. Sooty Terns Breeding on Isles Dernieres Barrier Island Chain, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. Journal of Louisiana Ornithology 9:1-6.

Benson, J.F., Patterson, B.R., Wheeldon, T.J. 2012. Spatial genetic and morphologic structure of wolves and coyotes in relation to environmental heterogeneity in a Canis hybrid zone. Molecular Ecology 21:5934-5954.

Murray, D.L, Hussey, K., Finnegan, L., Lowe, S., Price, G., Benson, J.F. et al. 2012. Assessment of status and viability of a moose population at the southern range limit in Ontario. Canadian Journal of Zoology 90:422-434.

Messer, T. L., M.R. Burchell, D.L. Osmond, and G.L. Grabow (2012) Groundwater Nitrate Reductions within Upstream and Downstream Sections of a Riparian Buffer. Ecological Engineering 47: 397-407.

Wilhite, D.A. 2012. Breaking the Hydro-Illogical Cycle: Changing the Paradigm for Drought Management (Comment), EARTH Magazine, July (pp. 71-72) (www.earthmagazine.org).

Guo, H., Q. Hu, Q. Zhang, and S. Feng, 2012: Effects of the Three Gorges Dam on Yangtze River flow and river interaction with the Poyang Lake, China: 2003-2008. J. Hydrology, v. 416-417, 19-27.

Hu, Q., and S. Feng, 2012: AMO- and ENSO-driven summertime circulation and precipitation variations in North America. J. Climate, 25, 6477-6495.

Publications in 2011

Hiller, T.L., D.R. Etter, J.L. Belant, A. J. Tyre. 2011. Factors Affecting Harvests of Fishers and American Martens in Northern Michigan. Journal of Wildlife Management 75(6):1399-1406.

Quinn, J.E., J. R. Brandle, R. J. Johnson, A. J. Tyre. 2011. Application of detectability in the use of indicator species: A case study with birds. Ecological Indicators 11(5):1413-1418.

Max Post van der Burg and Andrew J. Tyre 2011. Integrating info-gap decision theory with robust population management: a case study using the mountain plover. Ecological Applications 21:303-312.

Giovanni, M. D., M. Post van der Burg, L. C. Anderson, L. A. Powell, W. H. Schacht, and A. J. Tyre. 2011. Estimating nest density when nest detectability is incomplete: variation in nest attendance and response to disturbance by adult Western Meadowlarks. Condor 113:223-232.

Swain, S., B.D. Wardlow, S. Narumalani, T. Tadesse, and K. Callahan, 2011. Assessment of vegetation response to drought in Nebraska using Terra-MODIS land surface temperature and normalized difference vegetation index. GIScience and Remote Sensing 48(3):432-455.

Jaime McFadden, Tim L. Hiller and Andrew J. Tyre 2011. Evaluating the Efficacy of Adaptive Management Approaches: Is there a Formula for Success? Journal of Environmental Management 92:1354-1359.

Max Post van der Burg, Bartholomew Bly, Tammy VerCauteren and Andrew J. Tyre. 2010. Making better sense of monitoring data from low density species using a spatially explicit modeling approach. Journal of Applied Ecology 48:47-55.

Andrew J. Tyre and Sarah Michaels 2011. Confronting socially generated uncertainty in adaptive management. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1365-1370.

Bazakos, C., Manioudaki, M., Therios, I., Voyiatzis, D., Kafetzopoulos, D., Sarropoulou, E., Awada, T., and Kalaitzis, P. (2011). Gene expression analysis of olive tree (Olea europaea L.) in response to salt stress. Acta Horticulturae, 924:47-54.

Zhou, X.H., Brandle, J.R., Awada, T., Schoeneberger, M.M., Martin, D.L., and Tang, Z.H. (2011). The use of forest-derived specific gravity for the conversion of volume to biomass for open-grown trees on agricultural land. Biomass and Bioenergy. 35: 1 7 21 - 17 3 1.

Msanne, J., Jiusheng, L., Stone, J., and Awada, T. (2011). Characterization of abiotic stress-responsive Arabidopsis thaliana RD29A and RD29B genes and evaluation of transgenes. Planta. 234:97-107.

Quinn, J.E, J.R. Brandle, R.J. Johnson, and A.J. Tyre. (2011) Application of detectability in the use of indicator species: A case study with birds. Ecological Indicators 11:1413-1418.

Hernandez-Ramirex, G., T.J. Sauer, C.A. Cambardella, J.R. Brandle and D.E. James. (2011) Carbon sources and dynamics in afforested and cultivated corn belt soils. Soil Sci. Soc. of Am. J. 75:216-225.

Zhou, X.H., J.R. Brandle, T.N. Awada, M.M. Schoeneberger, D.L. Martin, Z.H Tang. (2011) The use of forest-derived specific gravity for the conversion of volume to biomass for open grown trees on agricultural land. Biomass and Bioenergy 35:1721-1731.

Hou, Q., L.J. Young, J.R. Brandle, and M.M. Schoeneberger. (2011) A spatial model approach for assessing windbreak growth and carbon stocks. J. Environ. Quality 40:842-852.

Day, F.C., & Burbach, M.E. (2011). Telework considerations for public managers with strategies for increasing utilization. Communications of the IBIMA, 2011, 1-18. DOI: 10.5171/2011.880212.

Kalderis, D, A. Juhasz, R. Boopathy, and S.D. Comfort. 2011. Soil contaminated by explosives - environmental fate and evaluation of state of the art remediation processes (IUPAC Technical Report). Pure and Applied Chemistry. 83:1407-1484

Chokejaroenrat, C., S.D. Comfort, C. Harris, D. Snow, D. Cassada, C. Sakulthaew, and T. Satapanajaru. 2011. Transformation of Hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine (RDX) by Permanganate. Environ. Sci. Technol., 45:3643-3649

Wooden, S.R., Joeckel, R.M., Korus, J.T.,and Diffendal, R.F., Jr.; Lithofacies and Stratigraphic Architecture of the Ash Hollow Formation, Ogallala Group in the General Type Area: Geological Society of America Abstracts With Programs, v. 43 (5), p. 601.

Fontaine, J.J., E. Arriero, H. Schwable, and T.E. Martin. 2011. Nest predation and circulating corticosterone levels within and among species. Condor 113:825-833.

Fontaine, J.J. 2011. Improving our Legacy: Incorporation of adaptive management into state wildlife action plans. J. Environmental Management 92:1393-1398.

Skagen, S.K., J.J. Fontaine, R.J. Stutzman, V. Steen, C. Melcher, J. Stamm, G. Clow, M. Anderson, P. Norton, N. Niemuth, J.M. Friedman, R. Gleason, and B. Tangen. 2011. Avian conservation in the Prairie Pothole Region, Northern Great Plains: Understanding the links between climate, ecosystem processes, wetland management, and bird communities. USGS Fact Sheet FS11-3030.

Allen, C.R., J.J. Fontaine, K.L. Pope and A.S. Garmestani. 2011. Adaptive management for a turbulent future. J. Environmental Management 92:1339-1345.

Freeman, P. W. Book Review: MAMMALIAN TEETH: ORIGIN, EVOLUTION, AND DIVERSITY, Peter S.Ungar. 2010. The Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore. 304 pp. ISBN-13: 978-0-8018-9668-2, price $95.00. Journal of Mammalogy, 92: 1138-1140.

2011. Freeman, P.W. Book Review: MAMMALOGY, 5TH EDITION, Vaughan, T. A., J. M. Ryan, and N. J. Czaplewski. 2011. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Sudbury, Massachusetts, 750 pp. ISBN 978-0-7637- 6299-5, price (paperback) $100.00. Journal of Mammalogy 92: 478-479.

Martin, D. R., and K. L. Pope. 2011. Luring anglers to enhance fisheries. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1399-1403.

Kumm K, Reinhard KJ, Araújo A, Piombino-Mascali D (2011) The Parasitology of the Piraino 1 Mummy, Sicily, Italy. Anthropologie: International Journal of the Science of Man 48:177–184.

Fugassa MH, Reinhard KJ, Johnson KL, Vieira M, Araújo A (2011) Parasitism of prehistoric humans and companion animals from Antelope Cave Mojave County, Arizona. Journal of Parasitology 97: 862-867.

Eggers S, Parks M, Grupe G, Reinhard KJ (2011) Paleoamerican Diet, Migration and Morphology in Brazil: Archaeological Complexity of the Earliest Americans. PLoS ONE 6(9): e23962. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0023962

Reinhard KJ, LeRoy-Toren S, Arriaza B (2011) Where Have All the Plant Foods Gone? The Search for Refined Dietary Reconstruction from Chinchorro Mummies. Yearbook of Mummy Studies 1:139-151.

Zhang, Z. and K. Schoengold (2011), “Carbon Emissions Control Policies in China’s Power Generation Sector” China Agricultural Economic Review 3(3).

Buller, Rebecca A. “Intersections of Place, Time, and Entertainment in Nebraska’s Hidden Paradise.” Nebraska History 92, no. 2 (2011): 82-95.

Brown, M.B. 2011. Natural selection and age-related variation in morphology of a colonial bird. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.

Brown, M.B. and C. R. Brown. 2011. Intense natural selection on morphology of Cliff Swallows a decade later: did the population move between adaptive peaks? Auk 128: 69 77.

Franz, T. E., J. Nolan, J. M. Nordbotten, K. K. Caylor, and L. D. Slater (2011), Quantifying Lateral Subsurface Transient Soil Moisture Dynamics Using Multi-Point Direct-Current Resistivity in Homogeneous Sand, Vadose Zone Journal, 10(1), 286-298.

Franz, T. E., E. G. King, K. K. Caylor, and D. A. Robinson (2011), Coupling vegetation organization patterns to soil resource heterogeneity in a central Kenyan dryland using geophysical imagery, Water Resources Research, 47. doi:W07531 10.1029/2010wr010127.

Dauer JM, C Lettero, M Ocana, 2011. A review of ethical concepts and moral reasoning integration into climate change curriculum. Journal for Activism in Science & Technology Education 3:131-175.

Forbes, C.T. & Zint, M. (2011). Elementary teachers’ beliefs about, perceived competencies for, and reported use of scientific inquiry to promote student learning about and for the environment. Journal of Environmental Education, 42(1), 30-42.

Davis, E.A., Beyer, C., Forbes, C.T., & Stevens, S. (2011). Understanding pedagogical design capacity through teachers’ narratives. Teaching and Teacher Education, 27(4), 797-810.

Forbes, C.T. (2011). Preservice elementary teachers’ adaptation of science curriculum materials for inquiry-based elementary science. Science Education, 95, 1–29.

The Tempest UAS: The VORTEX2 Supercell Thunderstorm Penetrator Read More: http://arc.aiaa.org/doi/abs/10.2514/6.2011-1524

Wei HR, Rhoades MG, Shea PJ. 2011. Formation, Adsorption, and Stability of N-Nitrosoatrazine in Water and Soil. Ed. Benvenuto MA, Roberts-Kirchohoff ES, Murray MN, Garshott DM. Found in It’s All in the Water: Studies of Materials and Conditions in Fresh and Salt Water Bodies. ACS Symposium Series 1086. Chapter 1; pp 3-19. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.

Knutson, C.L., T. Haigh, M.J. Hayes, M. Widhalm, J. Nothwehr, M. Kleinschmidt, (2011). Farmer Perceptions of Conservation and Sustainable Agriculture Practices and Drought Risk Reduction in Nebraska,USA, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, 26(3): 255-266

Young, A.R.,Hanson, P.R. 2011, Surficial Geology and Interpretive Geologic Cross Section of the North Platte West 7.5'Quadrangle, Nebraska.

Knutson, C.L., T. Haigh, M.J. Hayes, M. Widhalm, J. Nothwehr, M. Kleinschmidt, (2011). Farmer Perceptions of Conservation and Sustainable Agriculture Practices and Drought Risk Reduction in Nebraska,USA, Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, 26(3): 255-266

Szilagyi, J., Zlotnik, V., Gates, J., Jozsa, J., 2011. Mapping mean annual groundwater recharge in the Nebraska Sand Hills, USA, Hydrogeology Journal, 19(8), 1503-1513, doi: 10.1007/s10040-011-0769-3.

Joeckel, R.M., Wally, K.D., Ang Clement, B. J., Hanson, P.R., Dillon, J.S., and Wilson, S.K., 2011, Low-temperature acidic weathering of sulfidic shales and neoformation of aluminum-bearing minerals, Eastern Nebraska, USA, Catena, v. 85, p. 253-266.

Brown, M.B., Burbach, M.E., Dinan, J., Held, R.J., Johnson, R.J., Jorgensen, J.G., Lackey, J., Marcus, J.F., Matkin, G.S., & Thody, C.M. (2011). Nebraska’s Tern and Plover Conservation Partnership – A model for sustainable conservation of threatened and endangered species. Wader Study Group Bulletin, 118(1), 22-25.

Gambrell, K.M., Matkin, G.S., & Burbach, M.E. (2011). Cultivating leadership: The need for renovating models to higher epistemic cognition. Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, 18, 308-319.

Wilhite, D.A. 2011. Essential Elements of National Drought Policy: Moving Towards Creating National Drought Policy Guidelines. In: Sivakumar, M.K.V., D. Wilhite, and J. Qu. 2011. Proceeding of an Expert Meeting on a Compendium on National Drought Policy (George Mason University, July 2011). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Sivakumar, M.K.V., R. Motha, D. Wilhite, and D. Wood. 2011. Proceedings of an Expert Meeting on Agricultural Drought Indices (Murcia, Spain, June, 2010), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Wilhite, D.A. 2011. Quantification of Agricultural Drought for Effective Drought Mitigation and Preparedness: Key Issues and Challenges. In: Sivakumar, M.K.V., R. Motha, D. Wilhite, and D. Wood. 2011. Proceedings of an Expert Meeting on Agricultural Drought Indices (Murcia, Spain, June, 2010). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Sivakumar, M.K.V., D. Wilhite, and J. Qu. 2011. Proceedings of an Expert Meeting on a Compendium for National Drought Policy (George Mason University, July 2011). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Hayes, M., D. Wilhite, M. Svoboda, and M. Trnka. 2011. Investigating the Connections between Climate Change, Drought, and Agricultural Production. In: R. Mendelsohn and A. Dinar (eds.), Handbook on climate Change and Agriculture. Edward Eigar Publishing Ltd.

Kjaersgaard, J., R.G. Allen and A. Irmak (Kilic). 2011. Improved methods for estimating monthly and growing season ET estimation using METRIC applied to moderate-resolution satellite imagery. J. Hydrological Processes. 25:4028–4036.

Allen, R.G., A. Irmak (Kilic), R. Trezza, J. Hendrickx, W. Bastiaanssen, and J. Kjaersgaard. 2011. Satellite based ET estimation in agriculture using SEBAL and METRIC. J. Hydrological Processes. 25:4011–4027

Healey, N.C., A. Irmak (Kilic), T.J. Arkebauer, D.P. Billesbach, J.D. Lenters, K.G. Hubbard, R.G. Allen, J. Kjaersgaard. 2011. Remote Sensing and In Situ-Based Est. of Evapotranspiration for Subirrigated Meadow, Dry Valley, and Upland Dune Ecosystems in the Semi-arid Sand Hills of NE, USA. Irrigation and Drainage Systems 25(3):151-178.

Irmak (Kilic), A., I. Ratcliffe, P. Ranade, K.G. Hubbard, R.K. Singh, B. Kamble and J. Kjaersgaard. 2011. Estimation of land surface evapotranspiration: A satellite remote sensing procedure. Great Plains Research. 21(1):73-88, April 2011.

Irmak, (Kilic) A., R.K. Singh, E. Walter-Shea, S.B. Verma and A.E. Suyker. 2011. Comp. and Anal. Empirical Equ. for Soil Heat Flux for Different Cropping Sys. and Irrig. Methods. Trans. ASABE. 54(1): 67-

Singh, R. K., and A. Irmak (Kilic). 2011. Treatment of anchor pixels in METRIC model for improved sensible and latent heat fluxes in a semi-arid region. Hydrological Sciences Journal 56(5): 895–906.

Singh, R.K., A. Irmak (Kilic), E. Walter-Shea, S.B. Verma and A.E. Suyker. 2011. Spectral data-based estimation of soil heat flux. Transactions of the ASABE 54(5): 1589-1597.

Lagos, L.O., D.L. Martin, S.B. Verma, S. Irmak, A. Irmak (Kilic), D.E. Eisenhauer, and A. Suyker. 2011. Surface energy balance model of transpiration and evaporation from residue-covered or bare-soil systems: Model evaluation. Irrigation Science, (on-line) Aug. 2011. DOI10.1007/s00271-011-0298-9.

Healey, N.C., A. Irmak, K.G. Hubbard, J.D. Lenters. 2011. Environmental variables controlling site suitability for corn-based ethanol production in Nebraska. Biomass and Bioenergy 35(7): 2852-2860.

Lenters, J.D., G.J. Cutrell, E. Istanbulluoglu, D.T. Scott, K.S. Herrman, A. Irmak, D.E. Eisenhauer. 2011. Seasonal energy and water balance of a Phragmites australis-dominated wetland in the Republican River basin of south-central Nebraska (USA). Journal of Hydrology 408(1-2): 19-34.

Sivakumar, M.K.V., R. Pulwarty, D. Wilhite, and J. Ginnetti. Proposed Elements in a Compendium on National Drought Policy. Proceedings of an Expert Meeting on National Drought Policy. World Meteorological Organization.

Wilhite, D.A. 2011. National Drought Policies: Addresses Impacts and Societal Vulnerability. In: Sivakumar, M.K.V., D. Wilhite, and J. Qu. 2011. Proceeding of an Expert Meeting on a Compendium on National Drought Policy (George Mason University, July 2011). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

Nashleanas, Katherine. 2011. Metageographic Communities: A Geographic Model of Demassified Societies. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 101(3): 625-649.

Kaemingk, M.A., A. Clem, and T.L. Galarowicz. 2011. The influence of habitat and environment on smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) nest sites and nest success in northern Lake Michigan. Journal of Great Lakes Research 37:380-385.

Kaemingk, M.A., M.J. Weber, P.R. McKenna, and M.L. Brown. 2011. Effect of passive integrated transponder tag implantation site on tag retention, growth, and survival of two sizes of juvenile bluegills and yellow perch. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 31:726-732.

Kaemingk, M.A., J.C. Jolley, D.W. Willis, and B.D.S. Graeb. 2011. Exploring spatial distributions of larval yellow perch Perca flavescens, bluegill Lepomis macrochirus, and their prey in relation to wind. Journal of Fish Biology 78:1132-1151.

Kaemingk, M.A., T.L. Galarowicz, J. Clevenger, and D.F. Clapp. 2011. Movement of smallmouth bass within the Beaver Island Archipelago, Northern Lake Michigan. Journal of Great Lakes Research 37:625-631.

Velmurugan, P., H. Hur, V. Balachandar, S. Kamala-Kannan, K-J. Lee, S-M. Lee, J-C. Chae, P.J. Shea, and B-T. Oh. 2011. Monascus pigment production by solid-state fermentation with corn cob substrate. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 112:590-594.

Wei, H-R., M.G. Rhoades, and P.J. Shea. 2011. Formation, adsorption, and stability of N-nitrosoatrazine in water and soil. Pages 3-19 In: It's All in the Water: Studies of Materials and Conditions in Fresh and Salt Water Bodies, M.A. Benvenuto, ed. American Chemical Society Symposium Series. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society.

Benson, J.F, Hostetler, J.H., Onorato, D., Johnson, W.E., Roelke, M., O'Brien, S.J., Jansen, D., Oli, M.K. 2011. Intentional genetic introgression influences survival of adults and sub-adults in a small, inbred felid population. Journal of Animal Ecology 80:958-966. (Cover Article)

Zink, R. M. 2011. The evolution of avian migration. Biol. J. Linnaean Society. 104:237–250.

Arnold, T. W. & R. M. Zink. 2011. Structural collision mortality does not affect long-term avian population trends. PlosOne PLoS ONE 6(9): e24708. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024708

Huntington, J., Szilagyi, J., Tyler, S., Pohll, G., 2011. Evaluating the Complementary Relationship for estimating evapotranspiration from arid shrublands, Water Resources Research, 47, W05533, doi:10.1029/W2010WR009874.

Wilhite, D.A. 2011. Breaking the Hydro-Illogical Cycle: Progress or Status Quo for Drought Management in the United States. European Water 34:3-16.

Hu, Q., S. Feng, and R.J. Oglesby, 2011: Variations in North American summer precipitation driven by the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation. J. Climate, 24, 5555-5570.

Publications in 2010

Tadesse, T., B.D. Wardlow, M.J. Hayes, M.D. Svoboda, and J.F. Brown, 2010. The Vegetation Condition Outlook (VegOut): A New Method for Predicting Vegetation Seasonal Greenness. GIScience and Remote Sensing, 47(1):25-52.

Hoagland, L., L. Hodges, G.A. Helmers, J.R. Brandle and C.A. Francis. 2010. Labor availability in an integrated agricultural system. J. Sust. Agric. 34:532-548.

Burbach, M.E., Matkin, G.S., Gambrell, K.M., & Harding, H.E. (2010). The impact of preparing faculty in the effective use of student teams. College Student Journal, 44, 752-761.

Quinn, C.E., & Burbach, M.E. (2010). A test of personal characteristics that influence farmer’s pro-environmental behaviors. Great Plains Research, 20, 193-204.

Albano. J., Comfort, S.D., Zlotnik, V., Halihan, T., Burbach, M.E., Chokejaroenrat, C., Onanong, S., & Clayton, W. (2010). In situ chemical oxidation of RDX-contaminated ground water with permanganate at the Nebraska Ordnance Plant. Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation, 30(3), 96-106.

Robertson, B.A., R.L. Hutto and J.J. Fontaine 2010. Evaluating food availability and nest predation as sources of bias in aural bird surveys. J. Field Ornithology 81:420-429.

2010. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. Simple predictors of bite force in bats: the good, the better and the better still. Journal of Zoology 282: 284-290.

Powell, L.A. A.J. Tyre, S.E. Hygnstrom, D.A. Wedin, P.R. Hanson, M.S. Kuzila, and J.B. Swinehart. 2010. Wilderness serendipity: planning and assessing learning during an experiential field course. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Journal 53:56-61.

Virchow, D.R., S.M. Vantassel, S.E. Hygnstrom, D.M. Ferraro, J.J. Lusk, and M. Wilhite. 2010. Habits and habitat: cottontail rabbits. Wildlife Control Technology. 17(3):13-14.

Virchow, D.R., S.M. Vantassel, S.E. Hygnstrom, D.M. Ferraro, J.J. Lusk, and M. Wilhite. 2010. Cottontail control: an overview. Wildlife Control Technology. 17(3):32-34.

Baasch, D.M., J.W. Fischer, S.E. Hygnstrom, K.C. VerCauteren , A.J Tyre, J.J. Millspaugh, J.W. Merchant, and J.D. Volesky. 2010. Resource selection by elk in an agro-forested landscape in northwestern Nebraska. Environmental Management 46:725-737.

Baasch, D.M., A.J Tyre, S.E. Hygnstrom, J.J. Millspaugh, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2010. An evaluation of three statistical methods used to model resource selection. Ecological Modeling 221:565-574.

Crank, D.R. S.E. Hygnstrom, S.R. Groepper, and K.M. Hams. 2010. Landowner attitudes toward elk in the Pine Ridge region of northwestern Nebraska. Human-Wildlife Interactions 4:67-76.

Julian, T.J, S.M. Vantassel, S.R. Groepper, and S.E. Hygnstrom. 2010. Opinion paper: euthanasia methods in field settings for wildlife damage management. Human-Wildlife Interactions 4:158-164.

Lavelle, M.J. , J.W. Fischer, S.E. Hygnstrom , J.J. White, A.M. Hildreth, G.E. Phillips, and. K.C. VerCauteren. 2010. Response of deer to containment by a poly-mesh fence for mitigating disease outbreaks. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:1620-1625.

Walter, W.D., K.C. VerCauteren, H. Campa III, W.R. Clark, J.W. Fischer, S.E. Hygnstrom, N.E. Mathews, C.K. Nielsen, E.M. Shauber, T.R. Van Deelen, and S.R. Winterstein. 2010. Regional assessment on influence of landscape configuration and connectivity on range size of white-tailed deer. Landscape Ecology 24:1405-1420.

Vantassel, S.M., T.L. Hiller, K.D.J. Powell, and S.E. Hygnstrom. 2010. Using advancements in cable-trapping to overcome barriers to furbearer management in the United States: a commentary. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:934-939.

Ludvigson, G.A., Witzke, B.J., Joeckel, R.M., Ravn, R.L., Phillips, P.L., Gonzalez, L.A., Brenner, R.L., 2010. New insights on the sequence stratigraphic architecture of the Dakota Formation in Kansas-Nebraska-Iowa from a decade of sponsored research activity. Kansas Geological Survey Current Research in Earth Sciences, Bulletin 25, part 2. p. 1-35.

Knutson, C.L. and D.A. Wilhite (in press), New Developments and Opportunities for Drought Risk Reduction in Asia, In Global Change and Sustainable Development: Asia-Pacific Perspectives, ed. P.K. Low, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England

UNDP (2010) The Community Water Initiative: Fostering Water Security and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation, (C.L. Knutson, Lead Author), United Nations Development Program, GEF Small Grants Program, New York, NY, 34+ pp.

Ryu, J.H., M.D. Svoboda, J.D. Lenters, T. Tadesse, and C.L. Knutson (2010) Finding Potential Extents for ENSO-Driven Hydrologic Drought Forecasts in the United States, Climatic Change, 101(3-4): 575-597

Olafsen Lackey. S. and X.H. Chen, 2010. Streambed Hydrology Tests in the Lower Elkhorn River and Tributaries, Nebraska, 51 p.

Post van der Burg, M., L. A. Powell, and A. J. Tyre. 2010. Finding the smoothest path to success: model complexity and the consideration of non-linear patterns in nest survival data. Condor 112:421-431.

Powell, L. A., K. D. Powell, and T. R. Powell. 2010. Dust and mud: perspectives from Namibia. Lincoln, Nebraska: Lulu Publishing. 42pp.

Powell, L. A. 2010. Farming with wildlife: conservation and ecotourism on private lands in Namibia. Lincoln, Nebraska: Lulu Publishing. 50pp.

Steffensen, K. D., L. A. Powell, and J. D. Koch. 2010. Assessment of Hatchery-Reared Pallid Sturgeon Survival in the Lower Missouri River. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 30:671-678.

Kucera M, Panny D, Boyadjian CH, Reinhard K, Eggers S (2010) Efficient But Destructive: A Test Of The Dental Wash Technique Using Secondary Electron Microscopy. Journal of Archaeological Science (epub 26 Sept, 2010)

Leles D, Reinhard KJ, Fugassa M, Ferreira LF, Iniguez AM, Araújo A (2010) A parasitological paradox: Why is ascarid infection so rare in the prehistoric Americas? Journal of Archaeological Science 37: 1510-1520.

Wesolowski V, de Souza SMM, Reinhard KJ, Ceccantini G (2010) Evaluating Microfossil Content of Dental Calculus from Brazilian Sambaquis. Journal of Archaeological Science 37: 1326-1338.

Arriaza BT, Reinhard KJ, Araújo AG, Orellana NC, Standen VG (2010) Possible Influence of ENSO Phenomenon on the Pathoecology of Diphyllobothriasis and Anisakiasis in ancient Chinchorro Populations. Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 105: 66-72.

Wendler G., M. Shulski, and B. Moore, 2010. Changes in the climate of the Alaskan North Slope and the ice concentration of the adjacent Beaufort Sea. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 99, 67-74.

Franz, T. E., K. K. Caylor, J. M. Nordbotten, R. I. Rodriguez-Iturbe, and M. A. Celia (2010), An ecohydrological approach to predicting regional woody species distribution patterns in dryland ecosystems, Adv. Water Resour., 33(2), 215-230. doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2009.12.003.

Forbes, C.T. & Davis, E.A. (2010). Curriculum design for inquiry: Preservice elementary teachers’ mobilization and adaptation of science curriculum materials. Journal of Research in Science Teaching, 47(7), 365-387.

Forbes, C.T. & Davis, E.A. (2010). Beginning elementary teachers’ beliefs about the use of anchoring questions in science: A longitudinal study. Science Education, 94(2), 365-387.

Rhoades MG. Risk of non-Hodgkin Lymphoma and Drinking Water in Nebraska:Atrazine and Nitrate. PhD dissertation: University of Nebraska Medical Center

Young, A.R.,Hanson, P.R. 2010, Surficial Geology and Interpretive Geologic Cross Section of the Schuyler 7.5'Quadrangle, Nebraska

Max Post van der Burg, Andrew J. Tyre, Larkin A. Powell (2010) Finding the smoothest path to success: model complexity and the consideration of non-linear patterns in nest survival data. Condor 112:421-431.

David M. Baasch, Justin W. Fischer, Scott E. Hygnstrom, Kurt C. VerCauteren, Andrew J. Tyre, Joshua J. Millspaugh, James W. Merchant, Jerry D. Volesky (2010) Resource selection by elk in an agro-forested landscape of northwestern Nebraska. Environmental Management. 46:725-737.

Justin D. Hoffman, Naikoa Aguilar-Amuchastegui, and Andrew J. Tyre (2010). Use of simulated data from a process-based habitat model to evaluate methods for predicting species occurrence. Ecography 33:656-666.

Tim L. Hiller, J. P. Burroughs, H. Campa, M. K. Cosgrove, B. A. Rudolph, and Andrew J. Tyre. 2010. Sex-Age Selectivity and Correlates of Capture for Winter-Trapped White-Tailed Deer. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:564-572.

David M. Baasch, Andrew J. Tyre, Joshua J. Millspaugh, Scott E. Hygnstrom, Kurt C. VerCauteren (2010) An evaluation of three statistical methods used to model resource selection. Ecological Modelling 221:565-574.

Ludvigson, G.A., Joeckel, R.M., Gonzalez, L.A., Gulbranson, E.L., Rasbury, E.T., Hunt, G.J., Kirkland, J.I., and Madsen, S., 2010, Correlation of Aptian-Albian Carbon Isotope Excursions in Continental Strata of the Cretaceous Foreland Basin of eastern Utah. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 80, p. 955-974.

Boparai, H.K., S.D. Comfort, T. Satapanajaru, J.E. Szecsody, P.R. Grossl and P.J. Shea. 2010. Abiotic transformation of high explosives by freshly precipitated iron minerals in aqueous FeII solutions. Chemosphere, 79:865-872.

Albano, J. S.D. Comfort, V. Zlotnik, T. Halihan, M. Burbach, C. Chokejaroenrat, S. Onanong, W. Clayton. 2010. In Situ Chemical Oxidation of RDX-Contaminated Ground Water with Permanganate at the Nebraska Ordnance Plant. Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation 30:96-106.

"The Geography of Buddhist Pilgrimage in Asia," in Pilgrimage and Buddhist Art, ed. Adriana Proser, Asia Society Museum with Yale University Press, 2010, pp. 2-4.

"Great Plains Region," essay for Encyclopedia of Religion in America, eds. Charles H. Lippy and Peter W. Williams, CQ Press, 2010.

"Vaishno Devi, the most famous goddess shrine in the Siwalks," with Georgana Foster, in Sacred Geography of Goddesses in South Asia: Essays in Memory of David Kinsley, ed. By Rana P.B. Singh, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, 2010, pp. 109-124.

Book Review of The Separatist Conflict in Sri Lanka: Terrorism, Ethnicity, Political Economy by Asoka Bandarage in The Professional Geographer, Vol. 62, 2010, pp. 149-151.

Irmak (Kilic), A., Ranade, P., D. Marx, K.G. Hubbard, S. Irmak, G. Meyer, and D.L. Martin. 2010. Spatial interpolation of climate variables in Nebraska. Trans. ASABE 53(6): 1759-1771.

Irmak, A., Singh, R.K., E. Walter-Shea, S. Verma, and A.E. Suyker. 2010. Comparison and analysis of empirical equations for different cropping systems and irrigation methods. Trans. ASABE 54(1).

Vasilyeva, G.K., E.R. Strijakova, S.N. Nicolaeva, A.T. Lebedev and P.J. Shea. 2010. Dynamics of PCB removal and detoxification in historically contaminated soils amended with activated carbon. Environmental Pollution 158:770-777.

Boparai, H.K., S.D. Comfort, T. Satapanajaru, J.E. Szecsody, P.R. Grossl, and P.J. Shea. 2010. Abiotic transformation of high explosives by freshly precipitated iron minerals in aqueous FeII solutions. Chemosphere 79:865-872.

McKay, B. D. and R. M. Zink. 2010. The causes of mitochondrial DNA gene tree paraphyly in birds. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 54: 647–650.

Tang, Z., Burbach, M.E., & Wei, T. (2010). Bridging the gap between environmental planning education and practice. International Journal of Sustainable Development & Planning, 5, 430-442.

Phipps, K.A., & Burbach, M.E. (2010). Strategic leadership in the nonprofit sector: Opportunities for research. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 11, 137-154.

PytlikZillig, L.M., Q. Hu, K.G. Hubbard, and G.D. Lynne, 2010: Improving farmers’ perception and use of climate predictions in farming decisions: A transition model. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 49, 1333-1340..

Publications in 2009

Oglesby, R.J., T.L. Sever, W. Saturno,D.J. Erickson, and J. Srikishen (2009) The Collapse of the Maya: Effects of Natural and Human-induced Drought, Journal of Geophysical Research, accepted pending revision

Araújo A, Jansen AM, Reinhard K, Ferreira LF (2009) Paleoparasitology of Chagas disease: A review. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.

Sianto L, Chame M, Silva CSP, Gonçalves MLC, Reinhard K, Fugassa M, Araújo A (2009) Animal Helminths in Human Archaeological Remains: A Review Of Zoonoses in the Past. Revista do Instituto de Medina Tropical de São Paulo 51:119-130.

Ding, Y., K. Schoengold, and T. Tadesse, 2009. The Impact of Weather Extremes on Agricultural Production Methods: Does drought increase adoption of conservation tillage practices? Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 34(3):395-411.

Wardlow, B.D., M.J. Hayes, M.D. Svoboda, T. Tadesse, and K.H. Smith, 2009. Sharpening the Focus on Drought - New Monitoring and Assessment Tools at the National Drought Mitigation Center. Earthzine. (Available online)

Arkebauer, T.J., E.A. Walter-Shea, M.A. Mesarch, A.E. Suyker, and S.B. Verma. 2009. Scaling up of CO2 fluxes from leaf to canopy in maize-based agroecosystems. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology.doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2009.04.013

Wardlow, B.D., M.J. Hayes, M.D. Svoboda, T. Tadesse, and K.H. Smith, 2009. Sharpening the Focus on Drought New Monitoring and Assessment Tools at the National Drought Mitigation Center. Earthzine, In press.

Wardlow, B.D. and S.L. Egbert, 2009. A comparison of MODIS 250-m evi and ndvi data for crop mapping in the U.S. Central Great Plains. International Journal of Remote Sensing, In press.

Iglesias, A., A. Cancelliere, F. Cubillo, L. Garrote, and D. Wilhite, eds. Coping with Drought Risk in Agriculture and Water Supply Systems: Drought Management and Policy Development in the Mediterranean. Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. (in press)

Mize, C., J. Brandle, M. Schoeneberger, and G. Bentrup. 2008. Ecological development and function of shelterbelts in temperate North America. Pp 27-54. Jose S., and Gordon A. (eds.) Toward Agroforestry Design: An Ecological Approach. Springer, The Netherlands.

Brandle, J.R., J. Tyndal, R.A. Sudmeyer, and L. Hodges (2009) Windbreak Practices. In: Garrett, H.E., W.J. Rietveld, and R.F. Fisher (eds.) North American Agroforestry: An Integrated Science and Practice, 2nd edition, Am. Soc. Agronomy, Madison, WI.

Puckett, H.L, J.R. Brandle, R.J. Johnson, and E.E. Blankenship (2009) Avian foraging patterns in crop field edges adjacent to woody habitat. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 131:9-15.

Hygnstrom, S.E., S.J. Josiah, P.D. Skelton, J.A. Gilsdorf, D.R. Virchow, J.R. Brandle, A.K. Jayaprakash, K.M. Eskridge and K.C. VerCauteren. (2009) White-tailed deer browsing and rubbing preferences for trees and shrubs that produce non-timber forest products. HortTechnology 19:204-211.

Perry, M.E.L., W.H. Schacht, G.A. Ruark, and J.R. Brandle (2009) Tree canopy effect on grass and grass/legume mixtures in eastern Nebraska. Agroforestry Systems 77:23-35

Korus, J.T., & Burbach, M.E. (2009). Analysis of aquifer depletion criteria with implications for groundwater management in Nebraska. Great Plains Research, 19, 187-200.

Quinn, C., Burbach, M.E. Matkin, G.S., & Flores, K. (2009). Critical thinking for natural resource, agricultural, and environmental ethics education. Journal of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Education, 38, 221–227.

Fontaine, J.J. and K.L. Decker. 2009. Exploring predation and animal coloration through outdoor activity. Science Activities 45:3-7.

Fontaine, J.J., K.L. Decker, S. Skagen and C. van Riper. 2009. Spatial and temporal variation in climate change: A bird’s eye view. Climatic Change 97:305-311.

Robertson, B.A., J.J. Fontaine and E. Loomis. 2009. Seasonal patterns of song structure variation in a suboscine passerine. Wilson J. Ornithology 121:815-818.

Fontaine, J.J. and C. van Riper. 2009. A Neotropical Migrant Bird’s Dilemma—Where to Stop for a Good Meal. USGS Fact Sheet 2009-3038.

2009. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. Puncture-resistance of leather gloves for handling bats. Journal of Wildlife Management, 73: 1251-1254.

2009. Geluso, K, M.J. Harner, C.A. Lemen, and P.W. Freeman. Survey of bats in northern Trinidad late in the rainy season. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Texas Tech University, 285: 1-13.

Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., D.D. Snow, T. Damon, J. Shockley, and K. Hoagland. 2009. The occurrence of illicit and therapeutic pharmaceuticals in wastewater effluent and surface waters in Nebraska. Environmental Pollution 157:786-791.

Wilson, S., A.R. Doster, J.D. Hoffman, and S.E. Hygnstrom. 2009. First record of pseudorabies in feral swine in Nebraska. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 45:874-876.

Frost, C.J., S.E. Hygnstrom, A.J. Tyre, K.M. Eskridge, D.M. Baasch, J.R. Boner, G.M. Clements, J.M. Gilsdorf, T.C. Kinsell, K.C. VerCauteren. 2009. Probabilistic movement model with emigration simulates movements of deer in Nebraska, 1990-2006. Ecological Modeling 220:2481-2490.

Hygnstrom, S., C. Frost, S. Vantassel, T. Bass, A. Blythe, H. Christensen, M. Colling, C. Cowan, B. Erb, M. Gruntorad, K. Herlacher, R. Howser, A. Kester, B. Lawyer, J. McFadden, M. McGuire, M. Pakes, A. Rasmussen, J. Schenk, J. Small, A. Smith, G. Wiemer, and C. Zajac. 2009. A community-based approach to managing white-tailed deer in Wilderness Park, Lincoln, Nebraska. University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 15 pp.

Walter, W.D., K.C. VerCauteren, J.M. Gilsdorf, and S.E. Hygnstrom. 2009. Crop, native vegetation, and biofuels: long-term response of white-tailed deer to changing habitat management priorities. Journal of Wildlife Management 73:339-344.

Hygnstrom, S.E., P.D. Skelton, S.J. Josiah, J.M. Gilsdorf, D.R. Virchow, J.A. Brandle, A.K. Jayaprakash, K.M. Eskridge, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2009. White-tailed deer browsing and rubbing preferences for trees and shrubs that produce non-timber forest products. HortTechnology 19:204-211.

Crank, R.D., S.E. Hygnstrom, and S.R. Groepper. 2009. Tourist attitudes toward elk management in the Pine Ridge region of northwestern Nebraska. Great Plains Research 19:215-223.

Irmak, S., D. Mutiibwa, A. Irmak, T.J. Arkebauer, A. Weiss, D.L. Martin, and D.E. Eisenhauer. 2008. On the scaling up leaf stomatal resistance to canopy resistance using photosynthetic photon flux density. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 148:1034-1044.

Singh R., and A. Irmak. 2009. Estimation of Crop Coefficients Using Satellite Remote Sensing. J. Irrig. And Drain. Eng., ASCE 135(5): 597-608 (DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0000052).

Irmak, A., and B. Kamble. 2009. Evapotranspiration Data Assimilation with Genetic Algorithms and SWAP Model for On-demand Irrigation. Irrigation Science. 28:101-112 (DOI 10.1007/s00271-009-0193-9).

UNISDR/NDMC (2009) Drought Risk Reduction Practices: Contributing to the Implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action Second Edition, (C.L. Knutson, Collaborating Author), United Nations secretariat for the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR): Geneva, Switzerland, 194+vi pp.

Divine, D.P., Joeckel, R.M., Korus, J.T., Hanson, P.R., Olafsen Lackey, S., 2009, Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA): Introduction to a Hydrogeologic Study (R. M. Joeckel, ed.). University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division Bulletin 1 (New Series), 32 p.

Chen, X.H., J. Song, C. Cheng, D. Wang, and S. Lackey, 2009. A new method for mapping variability in vertical seepage flux in streambeds. Hydrogeology Journal 17(3), 519-525

Song, J.X., X. H. Chen, C. Cheng, D.M. Wang, S. Lackey, and Z. Xu, 2009. Feasibility of grain-size analysis methods for determination of vertical hydraulic conductivity. Journal of Hydrology 375 (3-4), 428-438, 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.06.043.

Chen, X.H., and S. Lackey, 2009. Streambed Hydrology Tests in the Upper Elkhorn River between Stuart and Neligh, Nebraska, 26 p.

Olafsen-Lackey, S., Myers, W.F., Christopherson, T.C., Gottula, J.J., 2009, Nebraska Grout Task Force; In-Situ Study of Grout Materials 2001-2006 and 2007 Dye Testing: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, School of Natural Resources, Conservation and Survey Division, Educational Circular EC-20. 31pp.

Vinton SD, Perry L, Reinhard KJ, Santoro CM, Teixeira-Santos I (2009) Impact of Empire Expansion on Household Diet: the Inka in Northern Chile's Atacama Desert. PLoS ONE 4: e8069. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008069

Bhatti, A., D. Rundquist, J. Schalles, L. Ramirez, S. Nasu, and M. Takagi, 2009. A comparision between above-water surface and subsurface spectral reflectances collected over inland waters. GeoCarto International, 24: 2, 133-141.

Rundquist, D., A. Gitelson, M. Lawson, G. Keydan, B. Leavitt, R. Perk, J. Keck, D. Mishra, and S. Narumalani, 2009. Proximal sensing of coral features: spectral characterization of Sidastrea siderea. GIScience and Remote Sensing, 46:2, 139-160.

Steele, M., A. Gitelson, and D. Rundquist, 2009. Non-destructive estimation of anthocyanin content in grapevine leaves. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, 60:87-92.

Zygielbaum, A., A. Gitelson, T. Arkebauer, and D. Rundquist, 2009. Non-destructive detection of water stress and estimation of relative water content in maize. Geophysical Research Letters, 36,LI2403,doi:10.1029/2009GL038906,2009.

Ding, Y., K. Schoengold, and T. Tadesse (2009), “The Impact of Weather Extremes on Agricultural Production Methods: Does drought increase adoption of conservation tillage practices?” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 34(3): 395-411.

Sellin, M. K.; Snow, D. D.; Schwarz, M.; Carter, B. J.; Kolok, A. S., 2009. Agrichemicals in Nebraska, USA, Watersheds: Occurrence and Endocrine Effects. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 28, (11), 2443-2448.

Satapanajaru, T.; Onanong, S.; Comfort, S. D.; Snow, D. D.; Cassada, D. A.; Harris, C., 2009. Remediating dinoseb-contaminated soil with zerovalent iron. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 168, (2-3), 930-937.

Waria, M.; Comfort, S. D.; Onanong, S.; Satapanajaru, T.; Boparai, H.; Harris, C.; Snow, D. D.; Cassada, D. A., 2009. Field-Scale Cleanup of Atrazine and Cyanazine Contaminated Soil with a Combined Chemical-Biological Approach. J Environmental Quality, 38, (5), 1803-1811.

Sellin, M. K.; Snow, D. D.; Gustafson, S. T.; Erickson, G. E.; Kolok, A. S., 2009. The endocrine activity of beef cattle wastes: Do growth-promoting steroids make a difference? Aquatic Toxicology, 92, (4), 221-227.

Snow, D. D.; Bartelt-Hunt, S. L.; Devivo, S.; Saunders, S.; Cassada, D. A., 2009. Detection, Occurrence, and Fate of Emerging Contaminants in Agricultural Environments. Water Environment Research, 81, 941-958.

Shulski M., J. Walsh, E. Stevens, and R. Thoman, 2009. Diagnosis of extended cold season temperature anomalies in Alaska. Monthly Weather Review, 138 (2), 453-462.

Zygielbaum, A., A. Gitelson, T. Arkebauer, and D. Rundquist, 2009. Non-destructive detection of water stress and estimation of relative water content in maize. Geophysical Research Letters, 36,LI2403,doi:10.1029/2009GL038906, 2009.

Zygielbaum, A.I., A.A. Gitelson, T.J. Arkebauer, and D.C. Rundquist, 2009, Crop water stress detection using visible spectrum reflectance, Poster presentation, AGU Fall Meeting.

Dauer JM, JM Withington, J Oleksyn, J Chorover, OA Chadwick, PB Reich, DM Eissenstat, 2009. A scanner-based approach to soil profile-wall mapping of root distribution. Dendrobiology 62:35-40

Bergman, C.J., 2009: A Survey of Drought Impacts and Mitigation Planning in Kentucky. Master's thesis, Western Kentucky University, Paper 95, 178 pp.

Puta, R.A and Rawling III, J.E. 2009. Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analysis of Little Lake, Oregon. The Big M, v. 5, 69-77.

Distributed Amospheric Sensing Using Small UAS and Doppler Radar

Fricke, K. A., S. L. F. Kempema, and L. A. Powell. 2009. Ecology of small mammals, vegetation, and avian nest survival on private rangelands in Nebraska. Great Plains Research 19(1):65-72

Frost, C. J., S. E. Hygnstrom, A. J. Tyre, K. M. Eskridge, D. M. Baasch, J. R. Boner, G. M. Clements, J. M. Gilsdorf, T. C. Kinsell, and K. C. Vercauteren. (2009) Probabilistic movement model with emigration simulates movements of deer in Nebraska, 1990-2006. Ecological Modelling 220:2481-2490.

Szilagyi, J., Jozsa, J., 2009. An evaporation estimation method based on the 2-D turbulent heat and vapor transport equations, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 114: D06101, doi:10.1029/2008JD010772.

Szilagyi, J., Jozsa, J., 2009. Complementary relationship of evaporation and the mean annual water-energy balance, Water Resources Research, 45, W09201, doi:10.1029/2009WR008129.

Shulski M. and H.M. Mogil, 2009. Alaska's Weather and Climate. Weatherwise, Jan/Feb, 2009.

Shulski M., A. Prechtel, R. Thoman, and T. Fathauer, 2003 - 2009. Weatherwatch: Alaskan Weather. Weatherwise, Bi-monthly.

Post van der Burg, M., Larkin. A. Powell, and Andrew J. Tyre. (2009). Modelling parasitism rate and parasitism risk: an illustration using a colonially nesting songbird. Journal of Avian Biology 40:263-270.

Brigitte Tenhumberg, Andrew J. Tyre, Richard Rebarber (2009) Model complexity affects predicted transient population dynamics following a dispersal event: A case study with Acyrthosiphon pisum. Ecology 90:1878-1890.

Satapanajaru, T., S. Onanong, S.D. Comfort, D.D. Snow, D.A. Cassada, and C. Harris. 2009. Remediating dinoseb-contaminated soil with zerovalent iron. J. Hazardous Materials 168:930-937.

Waria, M., S.D. Comfort, S. Onanong, T. Satapanajaru, H. Boparai, C. Harris, D. Snow, and D.A. Cassada. 2009. Field-scale cleanup of atrazine and cyanazine contaminated soil with a combined chemical-biological approach. J. Environ. Qual.38: 1803-1811.

Kolok, A.S., C.L. Beseler, X-H. Chen, and P.J. Shea. 2009. The watershed as a conceptual framework for the study of Environmental and human health. Environmental Health Insights. 3:1-10.

Klein D. and M. Shulski, 2009. Lichen recovery following heavy grazing by reindeer delayed by climate warming. Ambio,38 (1), 11-16.

Bartelt-Hunt, Shannon L. Daniel D. Snow, Teyona Damon, Johnette Shockley, Kyle Hoagland. 2009. The occurrence of illicit and therapeutic pharmaceuticals in wastewater effluent and surface waters in Nebraska. Environmental Pollution. 157(3): 786-791

Sellin, Marlo K., Daniel D. Snow, Debbie L. Akerly, and Alan S. Kolok. 2009. Estrogenic Compounds Downstream From Three Small Cities in Eastern Nebraska: Occurrence and Biological Effect. JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 45(1), 14 - 21

Korus, J.T., and Burbach, M.E., 2009, Analysis of aquifer depletion criteria with implications for groundwater management: Great Plains Research, v. 19, p. 187-200.

Arkebauer, T.J., E.A. Walter-Shea, M.A. Mesarch, A.E.Suyker, S.B. Verma. 2009. Scaling up of CO2 fluxes from leaf to canopy in maize-based agroecosystems. Agro. For. Meteo.

Arkebauer, T.J., E.A. Walter-Shea, M.A. Mesarch, A.E.Suyker, S.B. Verma. 2009. Scaling up of CO2 fluxes from leaf to canopy in maize-based agroecosystems. Agro. For. Meteo.

Powell, L.A., A.J. Tyre, S.E. Hygnstrom, D.A. Wedin, P.R. Hanson, M.S. Kuzila, and J.B. Swinehart. 2009. Wilderness serendipity: planning and assessing learning during an experiential field course.North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Journal 53: 56-61.

Powell, L., S. Riley, A. Tyre, and S. Hygnstrom. 2009. The value of early experience: students know they need it, but how do they get it? The Wildlife Professional 3(4):45-47.

Hiller, T. L., L. A. Powell, T. D. McCoy, and J. J. Lusk. 2009. Long-term agricultural land-use trends in Nebraska: 1866-2007. Great Plains Research 19:225-237.

Post van der Burg, M., L. A. Powell, and A. J. Tyre. 2009. Modeling parasitism rate and parasitism risk: an illustration using a colonially nesting songbird, the red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus. Journal of Avian Biology 40:263-270.

Kocer, C. J., and L. A. Powell. 2009. A field system for isoflurane anesthesia of multiple species of mesopredators. American Midland Naturalist 161(2):406-412.

Powell, L. A. 2009. The role of learning styles in student evaluations of a problem-based learning course. Transformative Dialogues 2(3):1-15.

Fricke, K. A., S. L. F. Kempema, and L. A. Powell. 2009. Small mammal ecology on private rangelands in Nebraska. Great Plains Research 19:65-72.

Powell, L. A. 2009. Using reflection documents to assess student learning. Journal of Natural Resources and Life Science Education 38:33-39.

"Pilgrimage Places and Sacred Geometries," in Pilgrimage: Sacred Landscapes and Self-Organized Complexity, ed. J. McKim Malville and B. Saraswati, D.K. Printworld, New Delhi, 2009, pp. 163-177.

Langell, M.A., E.B. Kadossov, H.K. Boparai, and P.J. Shea. 2009. Surface composition of iron-containing aquifer sediment after treating with sodium dithionite. Journal of Surface and Interface Science 41:941-950.

Wilhite, D.A. 2009. The Role of Monitoring as a Component of Preparedness Planning: Delivery of Information and Decision Support Tools. In: Iglesias, A., A. Cancelliere, F. Cubillo, L. Garrote, and D. Wilhite, eds. Coping with Drought Risk in Agriculture and Water Supply Systems: Drought Management and Policy Development in the Mediterranean. Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

C.L. Knutson and D.A. Wilhite. 2009. New Developments and Opportunities for Drought Risk Reduction in Asia. In: P.K. Low (ed.), Global Change and Sustainable Development: Asia-Pacific Perspectives. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England.

Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling. 2009. Foundations of Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY. ~311pp.

Amedeo, Douglas, with Reginald G. Golledge and Robert J. Stimson. Person-Environment-Behavior Research: Investigating Activities and Experiences in Spaces and Environments. 2009, Guilford Publications, Inc.

Bihmidine, S., Bryan, N.M., Payne, K.R., Parde, M.R., Okalebo, J.A., Cooperstein, S.E., and Awada, T. (2010) Photosynthetic performance of invasive Pinus ponderosa and Juniperus virginiana seedlings under gradual soil water depletion. Plant Biology. 12: 668 - 675.

Eggemeyer, K.D., Awada, T., Harvey, F.E., Wedin, D., Zanner, R. and Zhou, X. (2009). Seasonal Changes in depth of water uptake for encroaching trees Juniperus virginiana and Pinus ponderosa and two dominant C4 grasses in a semi-arid grassland. Tree Physiology. 29:157-169.

2009, October "Type Logs for Formal and Informal Stratigraphic Correlation in the Nebraska Panhandle", Midcontinent Meeting American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa

2009, June "Nebraska Uranium History and Prospects", National Meeting American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Denver

2009, April "The Growth of North America - Nebraska's Contribution", Nebraska Academy of Science.

2009, March "Lincoln Rocks !!!", Lincoln Gem and Mineral Show, Lincoln

McGrath, L.J., C. van Riper, and J.J. Fontaine. 2009. Flower power: Tree flowering phenology as a settlement cue for migrating birds. J. Animal Ecology 78:22-30.

Hanson, P.R., Joeckel, R.M., Young, A.R., Horn, J., 2009, Late Holocene Dune Activity in the Eastern Platte River Valley, Nebraska, Geomorphology 103, 555-561.

Hanson, P.R., Joeckel, R.M., Young, A.R., Horn, J., 2009, Late Holocene Dune Activity in the Eastern Platte River Valley, Nebraska, Geomorphology 103, 555-561.

Divine, D.P., Joeckel, R.M., Korus, J.T., Hanson, P.R., Olafsen Lackey, S., 2009, Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA): Introduction to a Hydrogeologic Study, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division Bulletin 1 (New Series), 32 p.

Divine, D.P., Joeckel, R.M., Korus, J.T., Hanson, P.R., Olafsen Lackey, S., 2009, Eastern Nebraska Water Resources Assessment (ENWRA): Introduction to a Hydrogeologic Study, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division Bulletin 1 (New Series), 32 p.

Publications in 2008

Johnson KL, Reinhard KJ, Sianto L, Araújo A, Gardner SL, Janovy Jr. J (2008) A tick from a prehistoric Arizona coprolite. Journal of Parasitology 94: 296-298.

Reinhard KJ, Araújo A, Sianto L, Costello JG, Swope K. (2008) Chinese liver flukes in latrine sediments from Wong Nim's property, San Bernardino, California: Archaeoparasitology of the Caltrans District Headquarters. Journal of Parasitology 94:300-303.

Reinhard KJ, Chaves SAM, Iñiguez AM (2008) Chloroplast aDNA in Prehistoric Texas Coprolites: Evidence of Contamination, Medicine, and Diet. Journal of Archaeological Science 35: 1748-1755.

Tito RY, Macmil S, Wiley G, Najar F, Cleeland L, Qu C, Wang P, Romagne F, Leonard S, Ruiz AJ, Reinhard K, Roe BA, Lewis CM Jr. (2008) Phylotyping and functional analysis of two ancient human microbiomes. PLoS ONE 3(11):e3703. Epub 2008 Nov 11.

Wilde, G. R., and K. L. Pope. 2008. A simple model for predicting survival of angler-caught and released largemouth bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 137:834-840

Plummer, M. V., D. G. Krementz, L. A. Powell, and N. E. Mills. 2008. Effects of habitat disturbance on survival rates of softshell turtles (Apalone spinifera) in an urban stream. Journal of Herpetology 42:555-563.

Groepper, S. R., P. J. Gabig, M. P. Vrtiska, J. M. Gilsdorf, S. E. Hygnstrom, and L. A. Powell. 2008. Population and spatial dynamics of resident Canada geese in southeastern Nebraska. Human-wildlife Conflicts 2:271-278.

Varland, D. E., L. A. Powell, M. K. Kenney, and T. L. Fleming. 2008. Monitoring peregrine falcon use of coastal beaches in Washington, 1995-2003. Journal of Raptor Research 42:161-170.

Powell, L. A. 2008. An ecologist struggles with the problem of evil: why Aldo Leopold and baby meadowlarks argue against an all-powerful God. Theology 16:96-108.

Araújo A, Reinhard KJ, Ferreira LF, Gardner SL (2008) Parasites: probes for evidence of prehistoric human migrations. Trends in Parasitology 24: 112-115.

Fugassa M, Sardella N, Taglioretti V, Reinhard K, Araújo A (2008) Eimeriid Oocysts From Archaeological Samples in Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Parasitology 94:1418-1420.

Steele, M., A. Gitelson, and D. Rundquist, 2008. A comparison of two techniques for non-destructive measurement of chlorophyll content in grapevine leaves. Agronomy Journal, 100:3, 779-782.

Eggers S, Petronilho CC, Brandt K, Jerico-Daminello C, Filippini J, Reinhard KJ (2008) How does a riverine setting affect the lifestyle of shellmound builders in Brazil? HOMO-Journal of Comparative Human Biology.

Tadesse, T., M. Haile, G. Senay, C. Knutson, and B.D. Wardlow, 2008. Building integrated drought monitoring and food security systems in sub-Saharan Africa. Natural Resources Forum, 32, 265-279.

Brown, J.F., B.D. Wardlow, T. Tadesse, M.J. Hayes, and B.C. Reed, 2008. The vegetation drought response index (VegDRI): a new integrated approach for monitoring drought stress in vegetation. GIScience and Remote Sensing, 45(1):16-46.

Tadesse, T., B. Wardlow, and M. Hayes, 2008. The application of data mining for drought monitoring and prediction. Data Mining Applications for Empowering Knowledge Societies, Idea Group Publishers, New York, NY, pp. 280-291.

Wardlow, B.D. and S.L. Egbert, 2008. Large-area crop mapping using time-series MODIS 250 mndvi data: an assessment for the U.S. Central Great Plains. Remote Sensing of Environment, 112:1096-1116.

Gu, Y., E. Hunt, B.D. Wardlow, J.B. Basara, J.F. Brown, and J.P. Verdin, 2008. Evaluation and validation of modis ndvi and ndwi for vegetation drought monitoring using Oklahoma mesonet soil moisture data. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2008GL035772.

Wilhite, D.A. 2008. The Role of Monitoring as a Component of Preparedness Planning: Delivery of Information and Decision Support Tools. In: Iglesias, A., A. Cancelliere, F. Cubillo, L. Garrote, and D. Wilhite, eds. Coping with Drought Risk in Agriculture and Water Supply Systems: Drought Management and Policy Development in the Mediterranean. Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. (in press)

C.L. Knutson and D.A. Wilhite. 2008. New Developments and Opportunities for Drought Risk Reduction in Asia. In: P.K. Low (ed.), Global Change and Sustainable Development: Asia-Pacific Perspectives. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. (in press)

Mize, C.W., J. Colletti, W. Batchelor, S.S. Kim, E.S. Takle, and J.R. Brandle (2008) Modeling a field shelterbelt system with the shelterbelt agroforestry modeling system. In: D.R. Batish, R.K. Kohli, S. Jose, and H.P. Singh (eds.) Ecological Basis of Agroforestry. Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL. p. 273-285.

Zhou, X.H., J.R. Brandle, C.W. Mize, and E.S. Takle (2008) Relationship of three-dimensional structure to shelterbelt function: A theoretical hypothesis. In: D.R. Batish, R.K. Kohli, S. Jose, and H.P. Singh (eds.) Ecological Basis of Agroforestry. Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL. p. 273-285.

van Riper, C., III, K. Paxton, C.J. van Riper, K.A. van Riper, L. McGrath, and J.J. Fontaine. 2008. The role of protected areas as bird stop-over habitat. Pp. 312-320, In: Rethinking Protected Areas in a Changing World. (S. Weber and D. Harmon, Eds.). The George Wright Society, Hancock, MI.

2008. Genoways, H. H., J. Hoffman, P. W. Freeman, K. Geluso, R. A. Benedict, and J. J. Huebschman. The Mammals of Nebraska: Checklist, Key, and Bibliography, Bulletin, University of Nebraska State Museum, 23: 1-92.

2008. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. A simple morphological predictor of bite force in rodents. Journal of Zoology (London) 275: 418-422.

2008. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. Material properties of coyote dentin under bending: gradients in flexibility and strength by position. Journal of Zoology (London) 275: 106-114.

2008. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. Measuring bite force in small mammals with a piezo-resistive sensor. Journal of Mammalogy. 89: 513-517.

Gubanyi, J.A., J.A. Savidge, S.E. Hygnstrom, K.C. Vercauteren, G.W. Garabrandt, and S.P. Korte. 2008. Deer impact on vegetation in natural areas in southeastern Nebraska. Natural Areas Journal 28:121-129.

Frickey, K.A., M.A. Cover, S.E. Hygnstrom, S.R. Groepper, H.H. Genoways, K.M. Hams, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2008. Historic and recent distributions of elk in Nebraska. Great Plains Research 18:189-204.

Groepper, S.R., P.J. Gabig, M.P. Vrtiska, J.M. Gilsdorf, S.E. Hygnstrom, and L.A. Powell. 2008. Population and spatial dynamics of resident Canada geese in southeastern Nebraska. Human-Wildlife Conflicts 2:271-278.

Hygnstrom, S.E., S.R. Groepper, K.C. VerCauteren, C.J. Frost, J.R. Boner, T.C. Kinsell, and G.M. Clements. 2008. Literature review of mule deer and white-tailed deer movements in western and midwestern landscapes. Great Plains Research 18:219-231.

Gilsdorf, J.M., K.C. VerCauteren, S.E. Hygnstrom, W.D. Walter, J.R. Boner, and G.M. Clements. 2008. An integrated vehicle-mounted system for VHF telemetry applications. Journal of Wildlife Management 72:1241-1246.

Singh, R.K., A. Irmak, S. Irmak and D.L. Martin. 2008. Application of SEBAL for mapping evapotranspiration and estimating surface energy fluxes in south central Nebraska. J. Irrig. And Drain. Eng., ASCE 134(3):273-285.

Irmak, S., E. Istanbulluoglu, and A. Irmak. 2008. An evaluation of evapotranspiration model complexity versus performance in comparison with Bowen ratio energy balance measurements. Transactions of the ASABE 51(4):1295-1310.

Irmak, A., and S. Irmak. 2008. Reference and crop evapotranspiration in south central Nebraska: II. Measurement and estimation of actual evapotranspiration. J. Irrig. And Drain. Eng., ASCE 134(6):700-715.

Irmak, A., S. Irmak, and D.L. Martin. 2008. Reference and crop evapotranspiration in south central Nebraska: I. Comparison and analysis of grass and alfalfa-reference evapotranspiration. J. Irrig. And Drain. Eng., ASCE 134(6):690-699.

T. Tadesse, M. Haile, G. Senay, B. D. Wardlow, and C. L. Knutson (2008) The need for integration of drought monitoring tools for proactive food security management in sub-Saharan Africa, Natural Resources Forum, 32:4, pp. 303-316

Knutson, C.L., (2008) Adaptation to Water Stress in the Great Plains. Water Resources IMPACT, Vol. 10(4), pp18-21

Knutson, C.L., S. Jones, M.E. Sittler, M. Higgins, M.D. Svoboda, D.R. Kluck, and D.A. Wilhite (2008) Development of a Low Flow Early Warning System for the NOAA National Weather Service, USA, Stream Ecology and Low Flows, Special Issue of the International Journal of Ecological Economics and Statistics, Vol. 12(F08), pp.44-57

FOA/NDMC (2008) The Near East Drought Planning Manual: Guidelines for Drought Mitigation and Preparedness Planning, C. L. Knutson (Lead Author), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Near East Regional Office and the National Drought Mitigation Center, USA. FAO: Rome, Italy, 52+iv pp.

Knutson, C.L., (2008) Feature: The role of water conservation in drought planning. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 63(5)

Reinhard KJ (2008) Parasite Pathoecology of Chacoan Great Houses: The Healthiest and Wormiest Ancestral Puebloans In, (PF Reed, ed) Chaco's Northern Prodigies Salmon, Aztec, and the Ascendancy of the Middle San Juan Region after AD 1100. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 86-95.

Reinhard KJ, Bryant VM (2008) Pathoecology and the Future of Coprolite Studies. In (AWM Stodder, ed.) Reanalysis and Reinterpretation in Southwestern Bioarchaeology. Arizona State University Press: Tempe, 199-216.

Steele, M., A. Gitelson, and D. Rundquist, 2008. Non-destructive estimation of leaf chlorophyll content in grapes. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, 59:3, 299-305.

Buller, Rebecca A. “Life and Landscapes in the Post-Office Communities of Holt County, Nebraska.” Great Plains Quarterly 28, no. 2 (2008): 135-151.

Melvin, M.J., A.I. Zygielbaum, D. Gutzmer, S. Rentschler, J. Bower, and K.G. Hubbard, 2008. Network requirements for sensor accuracy and precision: a case study to assess atmospheric variability in simple terrain, International Journal of Climatology, 28(2): 267-272.

Forbes, C.T. & Davis, E.A. (2008). The development of preservice elementary teachers’ curricular role identity for science teaching. Science Education, 92(5), 909-940.

Forbes, C.T. & Davis, E.A. (2008). Exploring preservice elementary teachers' critique and adaptation of curriculum materials in respect to socioscientific issues. Science & Education, 17(8-9), 829-854.

Fricke, K. A., M. A. Cover, S. E. Hygnstrom, S. R. Groepper, H. H. Genoways, K. M. Hams, and K. C. VerCauteren. 2008. Historic and recent distributions of elk in Nebraska. Great Plains Research 18(2):189-204

Tadesse, T., M. Haile, G. Senay, B.D. Wardlow, and C. Knutson, 2008. Building integrated drought monitoring and food security systems in sub-Saharan Africa. U.N. Natural Resources Forum, 32(4):303-316.

Brown, J.F., B.D. Wardlow, T. Tadesse, M.J. Hayes, and B.C. Reed, 2008. The vegetation drought response index (VegDRI): a new integrated approach for monitoring drought stress in vegetation. GIScience and Remote Sensing, 45(1):16-46.

Tadesse, T., B. Wardlow, and M. Hayes, 2008. The application of data mining for drought monitoring and prediction. Data Mining Applications for Empowering Knowledge Societies, Idea Group Publishers, New York, NY, pp. 280-291.

Don Wardwell, Craig R. Allen, Garry D. Peterson and Andrew J. Tyre (2008). A test of the cross-scale resilience model: functional richness in Mediterranean-climate ecosystems. Ecological Complexity 5(2):165-182

Joan Lubben, Brigitte Tenhumberg, Andrew J. Tyre, Richard Rebarber (2008). Management Recommendations Based on Matrix Projection Models: The Importance of Considering Biological Limits. Biological Conservation. 141, 517-523.

Meier DK, Reinhard KJ, Carter DO, Brooks DW (2008) Simulations with elaborated worked example modeling: beneficial effects on schema acquisition. Journal of Science Education and Technology 17:262-273.

Gitelson, A., G. Dall'Olmo, W. Moses, D. Rundquist, T. Barrow, T. Fisher, D. Gurlin, and J. Holz, 2008. A simple semi-analytical model for remote estimation of chlorophyll-a in turbid waters: validation. Remote Sensing of Environment, 112, 3582-3593.

"Water Resource Management and the Poor" (with Petra Hellegers and David Zilberman) (2008), Economics Of Poverty, Environment And Natural-Resource Use, eds. Rob B. Dellink and Arjan Ruijs, Springer Publishing.

Boparai, H.K., P.J. Shea, S.D. Comfort, and T.A. Machacek. 2008. Sequencing zerovalent iron treatment with carbon amendments to remediate agrichemical-contaminated soil. Water, Air and Soil Poll. 193:189-196.

Boparai, H.K., S.D. Comfort, P.J. Shea, and J.E. Szecsody. 2008. Evaluating in situ redox manipulation of a perched aquifer to remediate explosive-contaminated groundwater. Chemosphere 71:933-941.

Snow, Daniel.D. Shannon L. Bartelt-Hunt, S.E. Saunders, S.L. Devivo, and D.A. Cassada. 2008. Detection, Occurrence and Fate of Emerging Contaminants in Agricultural Environments. Water Environment Research (80)10. 868-897.

Korus, J.T., Kvale, E.P., Eriksson, K.A., and Joeckel, R.M., 2008, Compound paleovalley fills in the Lower Pennsylvanian New River Formation, West Virginia, USA: Sedimentary Geology, v. 208, p. 15-26.

Young, A.R., Hanson, P.R., 2008, Optical dating of the St. Croix River spillways, Wisconsin and Minnesota, Geological Society of America 2008 Annual Meeting, Houston, TX, Abstracts with Programs

Young, A.R., Hanson, P.R., 2008, Alluvial and eolian depositional history of the Barrens Fan, Northwestern Wisconsin, North Central Geological Society of America Meeting, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs V. 40, no. 5, p. 78.

Rawling, J.E., III, Hanson, P.R., Young, A.R., Attig, J.W., 2008, Late Pleistocene dune construction in the Central Sand Plain of Wisconsin, USA, Geomorphology

Walker, J. A., Z. J. Cunningham, M. P. Vrtiska, S. E. Stephens and L. A. Powell. 2008. Low reproductive success of mallards in the Sandhills of Nebraska. Prairie Naturalist 40:1-15.

Benson, J.F., Lotz, M.A., Jansen, D. 2008. Natal den selection by Florida panthers. Journal of Wildlife Management 72:405-410.

Land E.D., Shindle, D.B., Kawula, R., Benson, J.F., Lotz, M.A., Onorato, D.P. 2008. Florida panther habitat selection analyses of concurrent GPS and VHF telemetry data. Journal of Wildlife Management 72:633-639.

Zink, R. M. & G. F. Barrowclough. 2008. Mitochondrial DNA under siege in avian phylogeography. Molecular Ecology 17:2107–2121.

Trnka, M., M. Dubrovsky, M. Svoboda, D. Semeradova, M. Hayes, Z. Zalud, and D. Wilhite, 2008. Developing a Regional Drought Climatology for the Czech Republic. International Journal of Climatology. [On-line] DOI: 10.1002/joc.1745

Rupe, A.D. and Awada, T. (2008). Results of a twenty-two year old progeny test of a Pinus sylvestris plantation in eastern Nebraska. RURALS 3(1): art 3. 1- 17.

Burbach, M.E. (2008). Emotional intelligence in professional and personal settings: An experiential learning exercise. Journal of the Academy of Business Education, 9, 98-110.

Chen, X., Burbach, M., & Cheng, C. (2008). Electrical and hydraulic vertical variability in channel sediments and its effects on streamflow depletion due to groundwater extraction. Journal of Hydrology, 352, 250-266.

Quinn, C.E., & Burbach, M.E. (2008). Personal characteristics preceding pro-environmental behaviors that improve surface water quality. Great Plains Research 18(1), 103-114.

Boparai, H.K., S.D. Comfort, P.J. Shea, and J.E. Szecsody. 2008. Remediating explosive-contaminated groundwater by in situ redox manipulation (ISRM) of aquifer sediments. Chemosphere 71:933-941.

Boparai, H.K., P.J. Shea, S.D. Comfort, and T.A. Machacek. 2008. Sequencing zerovalent iron treatment with carbon amendments to remediate agrichemical-contaminated soil. Water, Air and Soil Pollution.193:189-196.

Gitelson, A.A., Via, A., Masek J.G., Verma, S. B., and A. E. Suyker. 2008. Synoptic Monitoring of Gross Primary Productivity of Maize Using Landsat Data, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 5, No. 2, April 2008, 10.1109/LGRS.2008.915598.

Gitelson, A.A. G. DallOlmo, W. Moses, D.C. Rundquist, T. Barrow, T.R. Fisher, D. Gurlin, and J. Holz. 2008. A simple semi-analytical model for remote estimation of chlorophyll-a in turbid waters: Validation. Remote Sensing of Environment, 112: 35823593, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2008.04.015

Harvey, F.E., Ayers, J.F. and Gosselin, D.C. 2008. Ground Water Dependence of Endangered Ecosystems: An Example from Nebraska's Saline Wetlands, Journal of Ground Water, 45, 6, 736-752.

Rawling, J.E., III, Hanson, P.R., Young, A.R., Attig, J.W., 2008, Late Pleistocene dune construction in the Central Sand Plain of Wisconsin, USA, Geomorphology 100, 494-505.

Rawling, J.E., III, Hanson, P.R., Young, A.R., Attig, J.W., 2008, Late Pleistocene dune construction in the Central Sand Plain of Wisconsin, USA, Geomorphology 100, 494-505.

Mason, J.A., Miao, X., Hanson, P.R., Johnson, W.C., Jacobs, P.M., Goble, R.J., 2008, Loess record of the last Glacial-Interglacial transition on the northern and central Great Plains, Quaternary Science Reviews 27, 1772-1783.

Mason, J.A., Miao, X., Hanson, P.R., Johnson, W.C., Jacobs, P.M., Goble, R.J., 2008, Loess record of the last Glacial-Interglacial transition on the northern and central Great Plains, Quaternary Science Reviews 27, 1772-1783.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Swinehart, J.B., Loope, D.B., Hanson, P.R., Goble, R.J., Liu, X., 2007, A 10,000-year record of dune activity, dust storms, and drought in the central Great Plains, Geology 35, 119-122.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Swinehart, J.B., Loope, D.B., Hanson, P.R., Goble, R.J., Liu, X., 2007, A 10,000-year record of dune activity, dust storms, and drought in the central Great Plains, Geology 35, 119-122.

Brown, J. F., B. D. Wardlow, T. Tadesse, M. J. Hayes, and B. C. Reed. 2008. The Vegetation Drought Response Index (VegDRI): A new integrated approach for monitoring drought stress in vegetation. GIScience and Remote Sensing 45 (1):16-46.

Dubrovsky, M., M. D. Svoboda, M. Trnka, M. J. Hayes, D. A. Wilhite, Z. Zalud, and P. Hlavinka. 2008. Application of relative drought indices in assessing climate change impacts on drought conditions in Czechia. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-008-0020-x.

Trnka, M., M. Dubrovsky, M. D. Svoboda, D. Semeradova, M. J. Hayes, Z. Zalud, and D. A. Wilhite. 2008. Developing a regional drought climatology for the Czech Republic. International Journal of Climatology. DOI: 10.1002/joc.1745.

Wilhelmi, O. V, M. J. Hayes, and D. S. K. Thomas, 2008. Managing drought in mountain resort communities: Colorado's experiences. Disaster Prevention and Management. 15(5):672-680.

Woudenberg, D. L., D. A. Wilhite, and M. J. Hayes. 2008. Perception of drought hazard and its sociological impacts in South-Central Nebraska. Great Plains Research, 18(1): 93-102.

Hu, Q., and S. Feng, 2008: Variation of the North American summer monsoon regimes and the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation. J. Climate, 21, 2371-2383.

Hu, Q., Z.N. Liang, and M.W. Hoffman, 2008: Detecting source regions of wave activities in the tropical atmosphere by applying beamforming to interpolated data grids. J. Atmos. Oceanic Tech., 26, 270-280.

Joeckel, R.M., and Henebry, G.M., 2008, Channel and Island Change in the Lower Platte River, Eastern Nebraska, USA: 1855-2005. Geomorphology, v. 102, p. 407-418

Joeckel, R.M., 2008, Enigmatic structures in an Upper Pennsylvanian (Stephanian/Kasimovian) marine limestone. Palaios, v. 23, p. 833-847.

Publications in 2007

Michaels, A., K.R. Laird, S.E. Wilson, D. Thomson, P.R. Leavitt, R.J. Oglesby, and B.F. Cummings (2007) Multi-decadal to millennial-scale shifts in drought conditions on the Canadian prairies over the past six millenai: Implications for future drought assessment. Global Biology Change, 13, 1295-1307

Rowe, C.M., Loope, D.B., Oglesby, R.J., Van der Voo, R., and Broadwater, C.E., (2007) Inconsistencies between Pangean reconstructions and basic climate? controls. Science, 318, 1284-1286, DOI: 10.1126/science.1146639

Powell, L. A. 2007. Approximating variance of demographic parameters using the delta method: a reference for avian biologists. Condor 109:950-955.

Fritz, S., D. Husmann, D. Reese, R. Stowell, and L. Powell. 2007. High school students' perceptions of a College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. NACTA Journal 51:44-49.

Wardlow, B.D., S.L. Egbert, and J.H. Kastens, 2007. Analysis of time-series MODIS 250-meter vegetation index data for crop discrimination in the U.S. Central Great Plains. Remote Sensing of Environment, 108, 290-310.

Gitelson, A.A., B.D. Wardlow, G.P. Keydan, and B. Leavitt, 2007. Green leaf area index estimation in crops using MODIS 250 meter data. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L20403, doi:10.1029/2007GL031620.

Dosskey, M.G., K.D. Hoagland, and J.R. Brandle (2007) Change in filter strip performance over ten years. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 62 (1): 21-32.

Zhou, X.H., J. Brandle, M. Schoeneberger, and T. Awada (2007) Developing above gournd biomass equations for open-grown multiple-stemmed tree species: Shelterbelt grown Russian olive. Ecological Modeling 202:311-323.

Sauer, T.J., C.A. Cambardella, and J.R. Brandle (2007) Soil carbon and tree litter dynamics in a red cedar-scotch pine shelterbelt. Agroforestry Systems 71:163- 174

Auer, S.K., R.D. Bassar, J.J. Fontaine, and T.E. Martin. 2007. Breeding biology of passerines in a subtropical montane forest in Northwestern Argentina. Condor 109:321-333.

Fontaine, J.J., M. Martel, H.M. Markland, A.M. Niklison, K.L. Decker and T.E. Martin. 2007. Testing ecological and behavioral correlates of nest predation. Oikos 116:1887-1894.

Fontaine, J.J., S.C. Stier, M.L. Maggio and K.L. Decker. 2007. Schoolyard microclimate. Science Teacher 74:38-42.

2007. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. The tradeoff between strength and tooth penetration: Predicting optimal shape of canine teeth. Journal of Zoology (London), 273:273-280.

2007. Freeman, P. W., and Cliff A. Lemen. Using scissors to quantify hardness of insects: Do bats select for size or hardness? Journal of Zoology (London), 271:469-476.

2007. Freeman, P.W., and Cliff A. Lemen. An experimental approach to quantifying strength of canine teeth. Journal of Zoology (London), 271:162-169.

Vantassel, S., S.E. Hygnstrom, P.D. Curtis, R.H. Schmidt, G.A. Yarrow, and R. Smith. 2007. The new Internet Center for Wildlife Damage Management. Vertebrate Pest Conference 22:489-491.

Dauer JM, J Chorover, OA Chadwick, J Oleksyn, MG Tjoelker, SE Hobbie, PB Reich, DM Eissenstat, 2007. Controls over leaf and litter calcium concentrations among temperate trees. Biogeochemistry 86: 175-187

Fielding, C.R., LaGarry, H. E., LaGarry, L. A., Bailey, B. E., and Swinehart, J. B., 2007. Sedimentology of the Whiteclay Gravel Beds (Ogallala Group) in northwestern Nebraska, USA: Structurally controlled drainage promoted by Early Miocene uplift of the Balch Hills Dome. Sedimentary Geology 200, 58-71.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Swinehart, J.B., Loope, D.B., Hanson, P.R., Goble, R.J., Liu, X., 2007, A 10,000-year record of dune activity, dust storms, and drought in the central Great Plains, Geology

Zlotnik, V.A., Burbach, M.E., Swinehart, J.B., Bennett, D., Fritz, S.C., Loope, D.B., and F. Olaguera, 2007. Direct push methods for aquifer characterization in dune-lake environments: The Nebraska Sand Hills, Environmental and Engineering Geosciences.

Harvey, F.E., J.B. Swinehart and T.M. Kurtz, 2007, Ground Water Sustenance of Unique Ecosystems: Nebraskas Sand Hills Peatland Fens, Ground Water

Robert J. Toonen and Andrew J. Tyre (2007). If larvae were smart: a simple model for optimal settlement behavior of competent larvae. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 349. 43-61.

Aly Deines, Ellen Peterson, Derek Boeckner, James Boyle, Amy. Keighley, Joy Kogut, Joan Lubben, Richard. Rebarber, Richard Ryan, Brigitte. Tenhumberg, Stuart Townley, Andrew J. Tyre (2007) Robust population management under uncertainty for structured population models. Ecological Applications 17(8):2175-2138.

Scott Field, Patrick O'Connor, Andrew J. Tyre, & Hugh Possingham (2007) Making Monitoring Meaningful. Austral Ecology 32:485-491.

Mishra, D. R., S. Narumalani, D. Rundquist, M. Lawson, and R. Perk, 2007. Enhancing the detection and classification of coral reef and associated benthic habitats: A hyperspectral remote sensing approach, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C08014, doi:10.1029/2006JC003892.

Andrew J. Tyre, Gregory D. Kerr, Brigitte Tenhumberg, and C. Michael Bull (2007) Identifying mechanistic models of spatial behaviour using pattern-based modelling: an example from lizard home ranges. Ecological Modelling 208:307-316.

The Economics of Water, Irrigation and Development (with David Zilberman), Handbook of Agricultural Economics: vol. 3, ed. Robert Evenson, Elsevier Science Publishers (2007).

Onanong, S. S.D. Comfort, P.D. Burrow, and P.J. Shea. 2007. Using gas-phase molecular descriptors to predict dechlorination rates of chloroalkanes by zerovalent iron. Environ. Sci. Technol. 41:1200-1205.

Kim, J.S., P.J. Shea, J.E. Yang, and J-E. Kim. 2007. Halide salts accelerate degradation of high explosives by zerovalent iron. Environmental Pollution 147:634-641.

Kim, J., M. Cho, J. Yoon, P.J. Shea, and B-T. Oh. 2007. Surficial disinfection of Escheriachia coli contaminated playground soil by UV irradiation. Environ. Geochem. Health 12:64-71.

Shulski M. and G. Wendler, 2007. The Climate of Alaska, University of Alaska Press, 216 pp.

Kaemingk, M.A., B.D.S. Graeb, C.W. Hoagstrom, and D.W. Willis. 2007. Patterns of fish diversity in a mainstem Missouri River reservoir and associated delta in South Dakota and Nebraska, USA. River Research and Applications 23:786-791.

Benson, J.F., Chamberlain, M.J. 2007. Space use, movements, survival, and reproduction of reintroduced female Louisiana black bears. Journal of Wildlife Management 71:2393-2403.

Wu, H., M.D. Svoboda, M.J. Hayes, D.A. Wilhite, and Wen, F., 2007. Appropriate Application of the Standardized Precipitation Index in Arid Locations and Dry Seasons. International Journal of Climatology, 27: 65-79.

Zhou, X.H., Brandle, J.R., Schoeneberger, M.M. and Awada, T. (2007) Developing above-ground biomass equations for open-grown multiple-stemmed tree species: Shelterbelt grown Russian-olive. Ecological Modelling 202: 311-323.

Awada, T. and Josiah, S. (2007). Physiological responses of four hazelnut hybrids to water availability in Nebraska. Great Plains Research 14:193-202.

Zlotnik, V.A., Burbach, M.E., Swinehart, J.B., Bennett, D., Fritz, S.C., Loope, D.B., & Olaguera, F. (2007). Direct push methods for aquifer characterization in dune-lake environments: The Nebraska Sand Hills. Environmental and Engineering Geosciences, 13, 205-216.

2007 Carlson M.P., Precambrian Accretionary History and Phanerozoic Structures a Unified Explanation for the Tectonic Architecture of the Nebraska Region, USA, in Hatcher, R.D., Jr., Carlson, M.P., McBride, J.H., and Martinez Catalan, J.R., eds., 4-D Framework of Continental Crust: Geological Society of America Memoir 200, Chapter 16.

2007 Carlson, M.P., Some Keys to Exploration in the Forest City Basin; Mid-Continent Section, American Association Petroleum Geologists Abstracts with Program, p. 36.

2007 with R.M, Joeckel and B.L. Nicklen, Low-accommodation detrital apron alongside a basement uplift, Pennsylvanian of Midcontinent North America: Sedimentary Geology 197, p. 165-187

Onanong, S. S.D. Comfort, P.D. Burrow, and P.J. Shea. 2007. Using gas-phase molecular descriptors to predict dechlorination rates of chloroalkanes by zerovalent iron. Environ. Sci. Technol.41:1200-1205.

Knutson, C. L., M. J. Hayes, and M. D. Svoboda. 2007. Case study of tribal drought planning: the Hualapai Tribe. Natural Hazards Review, 8(4): 125-131.

Wilhite, D. A., M. D. Svoboda, and M. J. Hayes. 2007. Understanding the complex impacts of drought: a key to enhancing drought mitigation and preparedness. Journal of Water Resources Management, 21(5): 763-774.

Wu, H., M. D. Svoboda, M. J. Hayes, D. A. Wilhite, and F. Wen. 2007. Appropriate application of the Standardized Precipitation Index in arid locations and dry seasons. International Journal of Climatology, 27: 65-79.

Dosskey, M.G., K.D. Hoagland and J.R. Brandle. 2007. Change in filter strip performance over ten years. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 62, 21-32.

Hu, Q., S. Feng, H. Guo, and T. Jiang, 2007: Interactions of the Yangtze River flow and the hydrologic processes of the Poyang Lake, China. J. Hydrology, 347, 90-100.

Joeckel, R.M., Loope, H.M., Wally, K.D., and Hellerich, J.E., 2007, Late Cenozoic geomorphology of a bedrock-dominated landscape adjacent to the laurentide glacial limit, Southeastern Nebraska, USA. Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie, v. 51, p. 469-486.

Joeckel, R.M., Wally, K.D., Fischbein, S.A., and Hanson, P.R., 2007, Sulfate mineral paragenesis in Pennsylvanian rocks and the occurrence of slavikite in Nebraska. Great Plains Research, v. 17, p. 17-34.

Joeckel, R.M., Nicklen, B.L., and Carlson, M.P., 2007, Low-accommodation, eustasy-dominated, coarse-clastic sediment apron alongside a basement uplift, Pennsylvanian of Midcontinent North America. Sedimentary Geology, v. 197, p. 165-187.

Mason, J.A., Joeckel, R.M., and Bettis, E.A., 2007, Middle to Late Pleistocene loess record in eastern Nebraska, USA, and implications for the unique record of Oxygen Isotope Stage 2. Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 26, p. 773-792.

Phillips, P.L., Ludvigson, G.A., Joeckel, R.M., Gonzalez, L.A., Brenner, R.L., and Witzke, B.J., 2007, Sequence stratigraphic controls on synsedimentary cementation and preservation of dinosaur tracks: Examples from the lower Cretaceous (upper Albian) Dakota Formation, Southeastern Nebraska, U.S.A. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 246, p. 367-389.

Knutson, C.L., M.J. Hayes, and M.D. Svoboda (2007) Case Study of Tribal Drought Planning: The Hualapai Tribe. Natural Hazards Review, Vol. 8(4), pp. 125-131

Publications in 2006 &: Older

Draper, Patricia & Christine E. Haney (2005). Naming among the Ju/'hoansi of Dobe: analyzing a cultural practice. Ethnology. 44(3):243-259.

Draper, Patricia & Christine E. Haney (2005). Naming among the Ju/'hoansi of Dobe: analyzing a cultural practice. Ethnology. 44(3):243-259.

Hitchcock, Robert K., Melvin Johnson and Christine E. Haney (2004). Indigenous women in Botswana: changing gender roles in the face of dispossession and modernization. In Indigenous peoples' rights in Southern Africa, eds. Robert Hitchcock and Diana Vinding, pp. 166-182. IWGIA: Copenhagen.

Hitchcock, Robert K., Melvin Johnson and Christine E. Haney (2004). Indigenous women in Botswana: changing gender roles in the face of dispossession and modernization. In Indigenous peoples' rights in Southern Africa, eds. Robert Hitchcock and Diana Vinding, pp. 166-182. IWGIA: Copenhagen.

Evans, J.P., R.J. Oglesby, and W.M. Lapenta, (2005) Time Series analysis of Regional Climate Model Performance. J. Geophys. Res., 110, No. D4, DO4104 10.1029/2004JD005406

Oglesby, R.J., S. Marshall, J.O. Roads, and F.R. Robertson (2001) Diagnosing warm season precipitation over the GCIP region from a model and reanalysis. Journal of Geophysical Research, 106(D4), 3357-3369.

Oglesby, R.J., S. Marshall, D.J. Erickson III, J.O. Roads, and F.R. Robertson (2002) Thresholds in atmosphere-soil moisture interactions: Results from climate model studies. Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(D14), 10.1029/2001JD001045.

Laird, K.R, B.F. Cummings, S. Wunsam, J.A. Rusak, R.J. Oglesby, S.C. Fritz, and P.R. Leavitt (2003) Lake sediments record large-scale shifts in moisture regimes across the northern prairies of North America during the past two millennia. PNAS, 100(5), 2483-2488.

Hu, H., R.J. Oglesby, and S. Marshall, (2005) The simulation of moisture processes in climate models and climate sensitivity, J. Clim., 18, 2172-2193.

Hoffman, F.R., W.W. Hargrove, D.J. Erickson, and R.J. Oglesby, 2005. Using Clustered Climate Regimes to Analyze and Compare Predictions from Fully Coupled General Circulation Models. Earth Interactions, 9, Paper 10.

Oglesby, R.J., M.Y. Stephens, and B. Saltzman, (2005) The Influence of Ocean Thermocline Temperatures on the Earth's Surface Climate, J. Clim., 18, 2222-2246.

Powell, L. A., J. D. Lang, D. G. Krementz, and M. J. Conroy. 2005. Use of radio-telemetry to reduce bias in nest searching. Journal of Field Ornithology 76:274-278.

Powell, L. A. 2004. A multi-state capture-recapture model using stable isotope data to enhance estimation of movement rates. Condor 106:761-767.

Sear, C.B., T. Tadesse, B. Bettany, P. Budgen, V. Copley, and D. Griggs, 1996. The presentation of weather information via the media in Ethiopia, Meteorological Application, 3:295-300.

Deering, D.W., E.M. Middleton, B.L. Blad, E.A. Walter-Shea, J. Irons, C.L. Walthall and C.J. Hays, 1992. Prairie grassland bidirectional reflectances measured by different instruments at the FIFE site. Journal of Geophysical Research 97:18,887-18,904.

Walter-Shea, E.A., J.M. Norman and B.L. Blad, 1989. Leaf bidirectional reflectance and transmittance in corn and soybean. Remote Sensing of Environment. 29(2):161-174.

Craine, J.M., D.A. Wedin, F.S. Chapin and P.B. Reich. 2002. Relationship between the structure of root systems and resource use for 11 North American grassland plants. Plant Ecology 165:85-100.

Tjoelker, M.G., J.M. Craine, D. Wedin, P.B. Reich and D. Tilman. 2005. Linking leaf and root trait syndromes among 39 grassland and savannah species. New Phytologist, 167:493-508.

Reich, P.B., D. Tilman, S. Naeem, D.S. Ellsworth, J. Knops, J. Craine, D. Wedin, and J. Trost. 2004. Species and functional group diversity independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to CO2 and N. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, (PNAS) 101:10101-10106.

Craine, J. M., D. A. Wedin, and P. B. Reich. 2001. The response of soil CO2 flux to changes in atmospheric CO2, nitrogen supply, and plant diversity. Global Change Biology7:947-953.

Wedin, D.A. and D. Tilman. 1996. Influence of nitrogen loading and species composition on the carbon balance of grasslands. Science, 274:1720-1723.

Tjoelker, M.G., J.M. Craine, D. Wedin, P.B. Reich and D. Tilman. 2005. Linking leaf and root trait syndromes among 39 grassland and savannah species. New Phytologist, 167:493-508.

Sanderson, M.A., R.H. Skinner, D.J. Barker, G.R. Edwards, B.F. Tracy, and D.A. Wedin. 2004. Plant species diversity and management of temperate forage and grazing land ecosystems. Crop Science, 44:1132-1144.

Reich, P.B., D. Tilman, S. Naeem, D.S. Ellsworth, J. Knops, J. Craine, D. Wedin, and J. Trost. 2004. Species and functional group diversity independently influence biomass accumulation and its response to CO2 and N. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, (PNAS) 101:10101-10106.

Craine, J.M., D.A.Wedin, F.S. Chapin III, and P.B.Reich. 2003. The dependence of root system properties on root system biomass of 10 North American grassland species. Plant and Soil, 250:39-47. (UNL ARD #13772).

Wedin, D.A. 2004. C4 Grasses: Resource use, ecology and global change. 2004. Pages 15-50 in Moser, L.E., B.L. Burson, and L.E. Sollenberger (ed.) Warm-Season (C4) Grasses. Monograph No. 45. ASA, CSSA, SSSA. Madison, WI.

Weiss, A. 2003. Introduction (Symposium on Crop Modeling and Genomics) Agronomy J. 95:1-3.

Streck, N.A., A. Weiss, Q. Xue, and P.S. Baenziger. 2003. Improving predictions of development stages in winter wheat: A modified Wang and Engel model. Agricultural and Forestry Meteorology 115:139-150.

Weiss, A., C.J. Hays, and J. Won. 2003. Assessing winter wheat responses to climate change scenarios: A simulation study in the U.S. Great Plains. Climate Change, 58:119-147.

Wilhite, D.A., M.J. Hayes, C. Knutson, and K.H. Smith. 2000. Planning for Drought: Moving from Crisis to Risk Management. J. of Amer. Water Res. Assoc. 36:697-710.

Wilhite, D.A. 2000. Drought Response and Preparedness in the Context of Sub-Saharan Africa (invited). J. of Contingency Planning and Crisis Management 8(2):81-92. Special issue, H. Bruins (ed.).

Wu, H., M.J. Hayes, D.A. Wilhite, and M.D. Svoboda. 2005. The Effect of the Length of Record on the Standardized Precipitation Index Calculation. International Journal of Climatology, 25:505-520.

Tadesse, T., D.A. Wilhite, S.K. Harms, M.J. Hayes, and S. Goddard. 2004. Drought Monitoring Using Data Mining Techniques: A Case Study for Nebraska, U.S.A. Natural Hazards 33(1):137-159.

Wilhite, D.A. (ed.). 2000. Drought: A Global Assessment (2 volumes, 51 chapters, 700 pages). Hazards and Disasters: A Series of Definitive Major Works (7 volume series), edited by A.Z. Keller. Routledge Publishers.

Wilhite, D.A., 2001. Moving beyond Crisis Management, Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy 16(1):20-28. Special issue (invited).

Wu, H. and D.A. Wilhite. 2004. An Operational Agricultural Drought Risk Assessment Model for Nebraska, USA. Natural Hazards 33(1):1-21.

Wilhelmi, O. and D.A. Wilhite. 2002. Assessing Vulnerability to Agricultural Drought: A Nebraska Case Study. Natural Hazards 25: 37-58.

Botterill, L. C. and D.A. Wilhite (eds). 2005. From Disaster Response to Risk Management: Australia's National Drought Policy. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Wilhite, D.A., 2002. Combating Drought through Preparedness. Natural Resources Forum 26: 275-285.

Wilhite, D.A. 2005 Drought and Water Crises: Science, Technology and Management Issues. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Wilhite, D.A. and D.A. Wood. 2001. Revisiting Drought Relief and Management Efforts in the West: Have We Learned from the Past? Journal of the West 40(3):18-25

Wilhite, D.A., 2003. Drought Policy and Preparedness: International Experiences and Future Directions, in Drought: People, Policy, and Place (L. Botterill and M. Fisher, eds.), Melbourne, Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

Wu, H., K.G. Hubbard, and D.A. Wilhite. 2004. An Agricultural Drought Risk Assessment Model for Corn and Soybeans. International Journal of Climatology 24:723-741.

Wilhelmi, O., K. Hubbard, and D.A. Wilhite. 2002. Spatial Representation of Agroclimatology in a Study of Agricultural Drought. International Journal of Climatology 22: 1399-1414.

Amedeo, D. & York, R.A., (1984). Grouping in affective responses to environments: Indications of emotional norm influence in person-environment relations. In D. Duerk & D. Campbell (Eds.), EDRA 15: Proceedings, 193-205. Washington DC: Environmental Design and Research Association.

Amedeo, D., Golledge R.G. (2003). Environmental perception and behavioral geography. In G.L. Gaile & C.J,. Willmott (Eds.), Geography in America at the dawn of the 21st century, 133-148. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Amedeo, D. & York, R.A. (1988). Affective states in cognitively-oriented person-environment-behavior frameworks. In D. Lawrence, R. Habe, A. Hacker, & D. Sherrod (Eds.), EDRA 19: Proceedings, 203-211. Oklahoma City, OK: Environmental Design Research Association.

Zhou, X.H., J.R. Brandle, C.W. Mize, E.S. Takle 2005. Three-dimensional aerodynamic structure of a tree shelterbelts: Definition, characterization ans working models. Agroforestry Systems 63:133-147.

Quo, Q., M. Taper, M. Schoeneberger, J. Brandle 2005. Spatial-temporal population dynamics across species range: from centre to margin. Oikos 108:47-57.

Skelton, P., S.J. Josiah, J.W. King, J.R. Brandle, G.A. Helmers, and C.A. Francis (2005) Adoption of riparian forest buffers on private lands in Nebraska, USA. Journal of Small-Scale Forest Economics, Management and Policy 4:185-204.

Helmers, G. and J.R. Brandle (2005) Optimum windbreak spacing in Great Plains Agriculture. Great Plains Research 15:179-198.

Huang, P-H, R.F. Diffendal, Jr. and M. Yang. 2002. Structural and Geomorphic Evolution of Hangshan (Yellow Mountain), Anhui Province, China. TER-QUA Symposium Series. 3:109-124.

2005. Garland, Theodore, Jr., and P.W. Freeman. Selective breeding for high endurance running increases hind limb symmetry. Evolution, 59: 1851-1854.

2005. Freeman, P. W. Nebraska’s endangered species. Part 6: threatened and endangered mammals. Museum Notes, 120: 1-4.

Schmitt, T., M.G. Dosskey and K.D. Hoagland. 1999. Filter strip performance and processes for different vegetation, widths, and contaminants. Journal of Environmental Quality 28:1479-1489.

Lewis, R.J., L.M. Johnson and K.D. Hoagland. 2002. Effects of cell density, temperature, and light intensity on growth and stalk production in the biofouling diatom Achnanthes longipes (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 38:1125-1131.

Nelson, K.J., K.D. Hoagland and B.D. Siegfried. 1999. Chronic effects of atrazine on tolerance of a benthic diatom. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 18:1038-1045.

Hoagland, K.D., J.R. Rosowski, M.R. Gretz and S.C. Roemer. 1993. Diatom extracellular polymeric substances: function, fine structure, chemistry, and physiology. Journal of Phycology 29:537-566.

Hoagland, K.D., S.C. Roemer, and J.R. Rosowski. 1982. Colonization and community structure of two periphyton assemblages, with emphasis on the diatoms (Bacillariophyceae). American Journal of Botany 69:188-213.

Prevention and Control of Wildlife Damage, Editor, 1994, currently under revision.

Hygnstrom, S., S. Vantassel, C. Adams, D. Anderson, C. Becker, J. Brannen, K. Corman, C. Daily, D. DeLape, D. Ekberg, J. Freese, K. Fricke, J. Jones, P. Kniep, L. Kotas, M. Lippincott, C. Lund, S. Moore, L. Pierce, T. Schmidt, T. Simonsen, and R. Walrath. 2005. Pigeon management in Lincoln, Nebraska: a community-based, integrated plan. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 25 pp.

Summerside, S., Olafsen-Lackey, S., Goeke, J., and Myers, W., 2005; Mapping of Aquifer Properties - Transmissivity and Specific Yield - for Selected River Basins in Central and Eastern Nebraska: OFR #71.

Olafsen-Lackey, S., W. Kranz, C. Shapiro, 2002; Agricultural Management Practices and the Groundwater System of Northern Holt County, Nebraska, CSD Educational Circular 15 and Cooperative Extension Circular EC02-799-X.

"Hinduism," entry in Encyclopedia of the Great Plains, ed. David Wishart, University of Nebraska Press, 2004, p. 746.

"Changing Patterns of Rural Churches," 27th Annual Interdisciplinary Symposium, Center for Great Plains Studies, Lincoln, NE, Mar. 2003.

"Indians of the East Move West," co-authored with Bidisha Nag, 26th Annual Interdisciplinary Symposium, Center for Great Plains Studies, Lincoln, NE, Mar. 2002.

Brown, C. R. and M. B. Brown. 1998. Intense natural selection on body size and wing and tail asymmetry in Cliff Swallows during severe weather. Evolution 52: 1461 - 1475.

Lu, H.,X. Miao, Y.Zhou, J. Mason, J. Swinehart, J. Zhang, L. Zhou, S. Yi , 2005, Late Quaternary aeolian activity in the Mu Us and Otindag dune fields (north China) and lagged response to isolation forcing. American Geophysical Union, v 32, p. 716-720.

Goble, R. J., J. A. Mason, D. B. Loope, and J. B. Swinehart. 2004. Optically stimulated luminescence and radiocarbon ages of stacked paleosols and dune sands in the Nebraska Sand Hills, USA. Quaternary Science Reviews 23:1173-1182.

Nicholson, B.J. and Swinehart, J.B., 2005, Evidence of Holocene climate change in a Nebraska Sandhills wetland. Great Plains Research, v. 15, pp. 45-67.

Martin, T.G., Wintle, B.A., Rhodes, J.R., Kuhnert, P.M., Field, S.A., Low-Choy, S.J., Tyre, A.J., Possingham, H.P. (2005) Zero tolerance ecology: improving ecological inference by modelling the source of zero observations. Ecology Letters, 8, 1235 -1246.

Verma, S.B., A. Dobermann, K.G. Cassman, D.T. Walters, J.M.H. Knops, T.J. Arkebauer, A.E. Suyker, G.G. Burba, B. Amos, H. Yang, D. Ginting, K.G. Hubbard, A.A. Gitelson, and E.A. Walter-Shea. 2005. Annual carbon dioxide exchange in irrigated and rainfed maize-based agroecosystems. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 131:77-96.

Hanan, N.P., J.A. Berry, S.B. Verma, E.A. Walter-Shea, A.E. Suyker, G.G. Burba and A.S. Denning. 2005. Model analyses of biosphere-atmosphere exchanges of CO2, water and energy from Great Plains tallgrass prairie and wheat sites, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 131: 162-179.

Walter-Shea, E.A., J.L. Privette, D. Cornell, M.A. Mesarch and C.J. Hays, 1997. Relations between directional spectral vegetation indices and leaf area and absorbed radiation in alfalfa. Remote Sensing of Environment 61:162-177.

Mason, J. A., J. B. Swinehart, R. J. Goble, and D. B. Loope. 2004. Late Holocene dune activity linked to hydrological drought, Nebraska Sand Hills, USA. The Holocene 14: 209-217.

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Tadesse, T., D.A. Wilhite, M.J. Hayes, S.K. Harms, and S. Goddard. 2005. Discovering associations between climatic and oceanic parameters to monitor drought in Nebraska using data-mining techniques. Journal of Climate, 18(10):1541-1550.

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Spalding, R.F., M.E. Exner, D.D. Snow, D.A. Cassida, M.E. Burbach, and S.J. Monson. (2003). Herbicides in Ground Water Beneath Nebraska's Management Systems Evaluation Area. Journal of Environmental Quality, 32, 92-99.

Lunde, J. Povlacs, & Burbach, M.E. (2005). Responding with empathy. In Fritz, S.M., Povlacs Lunde, J., & Banset, E.A. (Eds.). Interpersonal Skills for Leadership (pp. 260-284). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.

2005 The Application of Basement Tectonic Research to the Development of Natural Resources Example Midcontinent North America; Natural Resources Research, V. 14, No. 2, p. 125-128

2005 with W.H. Sydow, Reinterpreting Nebraskas Structures New Geometry, New Exploration, New Reservoirs; Poster Abstract, 2005 Amer. Assoc. Petr. Geol. Mid-Continent Section Meeting, p. 34.

2005 with S.B Treves, The Elk Creek Carbonatite, Southeast Nebraska An Overview; Natural Resources Research, V. 14, No. 1, p. 39-45.

Park, J., S.D. Comfort, P.J. Shea, and J.S. Kim. 2005. Increasing Fe0-mediated HMX destruction in highly contaminated soil with didecyldimethylammonium bromide surfactant. Environ. Sci. Technol. 39:9683-9688.

Adam, M.L., S.D. Comfort, T.C. Zhang, and M.C. Morley. 2005. Evaluating Biodegradation as a Primary and Secondary Treatment for Removing RDX (Hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine) from a Perched Aquifer. Bioremediation Journal 9:9-19.

Comfort, S.D. 2005. Remediating RDX and HMX Contaminated Soil and Water. In M. Fingerman and R. Nagabhushanam (eds) Bioremediation of Aquatic and Terrestrial EcoSystems. Science Publishers, Inc. Enfield, NH p. 263-310.

Dewey, K. F. 2001. Climate and the West. Journal of the West.pp. 6-9.

Dewey, K.F. 2001. Weather of the West. Journal of the West. pp. 31-38.

Dewey, K. F. 2001. Weather in the West (volume editor). Journal of the West. 40(3).

Dewey, K.F. and S. Meyer. 2000. Active Learning in Introductory Climatology. Journal of College Science Teaching. 29:265-272.

Leathers, D.J., M.A. Palecki, D.A. Robinson, and K.F. Dewey. 1998. A climatology of the daily temperature range annual cycle in the United States. Climate Research. 9:197-211.

Dewey, K. 1996. The Weather and Climate of Nebraska. NEBRASKALand Magazine. p. 138

Martin, T.E., P.R. Martin, C.R. Olson, B.J. Heidinger, and J.J. Fontaine. 2000. Parental care and clutch sizes in North and South American birds. Science 287:1482-1485.

2003. Swartz, S., Freeman, P.W., and E. Stockwell. Ecomorphology of Bats: Comparative and Experimental Approaches. Pp. 257-300, in Bat Ecology (T. H. Kunz and M. B. Fenton, eds.). University of Chicago Press. 779 pp.

2000. Benedict, R. A., H. H. Genoways, and P. W. Freeman. Shifting distributional patterns of mammals in Nebraska. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences, 26: 55-84.

2000. Freeman, P.W. Macroevolution in Microchiroptera: Recoupling morphology and ecology with phylogeny. Evolutionary Ecology - Research, 2: 317-335.

Gitelson, A. A. Wide Dynamic Range Vegetation Index for Remote Quantification of Crop Biophysical Characteristics. Journal of Plant Physiology, Vol. 161, 165-173, 2004.

Gitelson, A. A., S. B. Verma, A. Vina, D. C. Rundquist, G. Keydan, B. Leavitt, T. J. Arkebauer, G. G. Burba, and A. E. Suyker, Novel technique for remote estimation of CO2 flux in maize, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(9), 1486, doi:10.1029/2002GL016543, 2003.

Dall'Olmo, G., A. A. Gitelson, and D. C. Rundquist, Towards a unified approach for remote estimation of chlorophyll-a in both terrestrial vegetation and turbid productive waters, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(18), 1938, doi:10.1029/2003GL018065, 2003.

Gitelson, A.A., Gritz, U. and Merzlyak M.N. 2003. Relationships between leaf chlorophyll content and spectral reflectance and algorithms for non-destructive chlorophyll assessment in higher plant leaves. J Plant Physiol, Vol. 160, No 3, 271-282.

Chen, X.H., J. Goeke, J.F. Ayers and S. Summerside. 2003. The observation well network design for pumping tests in unconfined aquifers. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 39:17-32.

Chen, X.H., J. Goeke, and S. Summerside. 1999. Hydraulic properties and uncertainty analysis for an unconfined alluvial aquifer. Ground Water. 37(6):845-854.

Gosselin, D.C., S. Drda, F. E. Harvey, and J. Goeke. 1999. Hydrologic Dynamics of Two Interdunal Valleys in the Central Sand Hills Nebraska. Ground Water. 37:924-933.

Chen, X.-H., J. Goeke and S. Summerside. 1998. Geology, Hydrogeology and Aquifer Hydraulic Properties from Five Test Sites in the Republican River Valley, Nebraska. Contract Report for Nebraska Department of Water Resources.

Goeke, J.W. 1992. Hydrogeology of Parts of the Twin Platte and Middle Republican Natural Resources Districts Southwestern Nebraska. Nebraska Water Survey. (79):79.

Anumalla, S, Ramamurthy, B., Gosselin, D., and Burbach, M. 2005. Groundwater monitoring using smart sensors. Proceedings of the IEEE EIT Conference, May 22-25, 2005, Lincoln, NE.

Gosselin, D.C., F.E. Harvey, C.D. Frost, R. Stotler, and A. Macfarlane. 2004. Strontium isotope geochemistry of ground water in the central part of the Great Plains (Dakota) aquifer. Applied Geochemistry, 19, 359377.

Bonnstetter R.J. and D.C. Gosselin. 2004. Present Status on Earth Science Education in the USA. Proceedings of the Joint Conference (SITH2003) of The 38th Conference of Socit Internationale des Techniques Hydrothermales and The 56th Annual Meeting of the Balneological Society of Japan, August, Okayama, Japan.

Gosselin, D.C., R.H. Levy, and R.J. Bonnstetter. 2003. Using Earth science research to develop collaboration between scientists at a research university and K-12 educators: Insights for future efforts. Journal of Geoscience Education. 51:113-120.

Gosselin, D.C. and J.L. Macklem-Hurst. 2002. Pre/Post Knowledge Assessment of an Earth Science Course for Elementary/Middle School Education Majors. Journal of Geoscience Education. 50:169-176.

Gosselin, D.C. and J.L. Macklem-Hurst. 2002. Pre/Post Knowledge Assessment of an Earth Science Course for Elementary/Middle School Education Majors. Journal of Geoscience Education. 50:169-176.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Goble, R.J. and Hanson, P.R. 2005. Loess-inferred dry climate and eolian activity in the early to mid-Holocene, central Great Plains, North America. The Holocene 15, 339-346.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Goble, R.J. and Hanson, P.R. 2005. Loess-inferred dry climate and eolian activity in the early to mid-Holocene, central Great Plains, North America. The Holocene 15, 339-346.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Goble, R.J. and Hanson, P.R. 2005. Loess-inferred dry climate and eolian activity in the early to mid-Holocene, central Great Plains, North America. The Holocene 15, 339-346.

Miao, X., Mason, J.A., Goble, R.J. and Hanson, P.R. 2005. Loess-inferred dry climate and eolian activity in the early to mid-Holocene, central Great Plains, North America. The Holocene 15, 339-346.

Hanson, P.R., Mason, J.A. and Goble, R.J. 2004. Episodic late Quaternary slope wash deposition as recorded in colluvial aprons, southeastern Wyoming. Quaternary Science Reviews 23, 1835-1846.

Hanson, P.R., Mason, J.A. and Goble, R.J. 2004. Episodic late Quaternary slope wash deposition as recorded in colluvial aprons, southeastern Wyoming. Quaternary Science Reviews 23, 1835-1846.

Mason, J.A., Jacobs, P.M., Hanson, P.R., Miao, X. and Goble, R.J. 2003. Sources and paleoclimatic significance of Holocene Bignell Loess, central Great Plains, U.S.A. Quaternary Research 60, 330-339.

Mason, J.A., Jacobs, P.M., Hanson, P.R., Miao, X. and Goble, R.J. 2003. Sources and paleoclimatic significance of Holocene Bignell Loess, central Great Plains, U.S.A. Quaternary Research 60, 330-339.

Tadesse, T., D. Wilhite, M. Hayes, S. Harms, and S. Goddard. 2005. Discovering associations between climatic and oceanic parameters to monitor drought in Nebraska using data-mining techniques. Journal of Climate, 18(10): 1541-1550.

Wu, H., M. Hayes, D. Wilhite, and M. Svoboda. 2005. The effect of the length of record on the Standardized Precipitation Index calculation. International Journal of Climatology, 25: 505-520.

Dosskey, M.G., M.J. Helmers, D.E. Eisenhauer, T.G. Franti and K.D. Hoagland. 2002. Assessment of concentrated flow through riparian buffers. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 57, 336-343.

Holz, J.C. and K.D. Hoagland. 1999. Effects of phosphorus reduction on water quality: comparison of alum-treated and untreated portions of a hypereutrophic lake. Journal of Lake and Reservoir Management, 15, 70-82.

Hu, Q., and S. Feng, 2004: Why has the land memory changed? J. Climate, 17, 3236-3243.

Wilhite, D.A., M.J. Hayes, and C.L. Knutson (2005) Drought Preparedness Planning: Building Institutional Capacity. D.A. Wilhite (ed.), Drought and Water Crises: Science, Technology, and Management Issues. CRC Press: Boca Raton, FL

Stolpe, N.B. and M.S. Kuzila. 2002. Relative mobility of atrazine, 2, 4-D and dicamba in volcanic soils of south-central Chile. Soil Science. 167(5):338-345.

Mason, J.A., and M.S. Kuzila. 2000. Episodic Holocene loess deposition in central Nebraska. Quaternary International. 163:394-403.

Stolpe, N.B., M.S. Kuzila, and P.J. Shea. 1998. Importance of taxonomic variability in using soil maps to predict pesticide mobility. Soil Sci. 163(5): 394-403.

Kuzila, M.S. and Lewis, D.T. 1993. Properties and genesis of loessial soils across a south central Nebraska basin. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 57:155_161.

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