Selected Publications

Douglas T. Bolger

Douglas Thomas Bolger

Morrison, T.A., and D.T. Bolger. 2014. Connectivity and bottlenecks in a migratory wildebeest population. Oryx.

Morrison, T.A., and D.T. Bolger. 2012. Seasonal range fidelity in a tropical migratory ungulate. Journal of Animal Ecology. 81: 543-552.

Bolger, D.T., T.A. Morrison, B. Vance, D. Lee, & H. Farid. 2012. A computer-assisted system for photographic mark–recapture analysis. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 3:813-822.

Morrison, T.A., J. Yoshizaki, J.D. Nichols, D.T. Bolger. 2011. Estimating survival in photographic capture-recapture studies: overcoming misidentification error. In press, Methods in Ecology and Evolution.

Wolkovich, E.M., D. Lipson, R.A. Virginia, K. Cottingham, and D.T. Bolger. 2009. Grass invasion causes rapid increases in ecosystem carbon and nitrogen storage in a semi-arid shrubland. Global Change Biology. 16: 1351–1365.

Bolger, D.T., W.D. Newmark, T.A. Morrison and D.F. Doak. 2008. The need for integrative approaches to understand and conserve migratory ungulates. Ecology Letters, 11: 63-77.

Bolger, D.T. 2007. Spatial and temporal variation in the Argentine ant edge effect: Implications for the mechanism of edge limitation. Biological Conservation, 136:295-305.

Bolger, D T, M A Patten, and D C Bostock, “Avian Reproductive Failure in Response to an Extreme Climatic Event,” Oecologia 142:3 (January 2005) 398-406.

Lowe W.H., K.H. Nislow, and D.T. Bolger, 2004. Stage-specific and interactive effects of sedimentation and trout on a headwater stream salamander. Ecological Applications 14: 164-172.

Crooks, K., A. Suarez, and D.T. Bolger, 2004. Avian assemblages along a gradient of urbanization in a highly fragmented landscape. Biological Conservation 115: 451-462.

Patten, M.A. and D.T. Bolger. 2003. Variation in Top-down Control of Avian Reproductive Success Across a Fragmentation Gradient. Oikos 101:479-488.

Bolger, D.T. 2002. Fragmentation effects on birds in southern California: Contrast to the top-down paradigm. Studies in Avian Biology 25:141-157.

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Joshua Cousins

Cousins, Joshua J. (2016). Volume Control: Stormwater and the politics of urban metabolism. Geoforum. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2016.09.020

Cousins, Joshua J. and Joshua P. Newell. (2015) A Political-industrial Ecology of Water Supply Infrastructure for Los Angeles. Geoforum 58 38-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2014.10.011

Newell, Joshua P. and Joshua J. Cousins. (2015). The Boundaries of Urban Metabolism: Towards a political-industrial ecology. Progress in Human Geography 39:6 702-728. DOI: 10.1177/0309132514558442

Fang, Andrew, Joshua P. Newell, and Joshua J. Cousins. (2015). The Energy and Emissions Footprint of Water Supply for Southern California. Environmental Research Letters 10 114002. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/11/114002.

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Michael Cox

Cox, M. 2014. Applying a social-ecological system framework to the study of the Taos acequia irrigation system. Human Ecology 42(2): 311-324.

Cox, M. 2014. Modern disturbances to a long-lasting community-based resource management system: the Taos Valley acequias. Global Environmental Change 24: 213-222.

Cox, M., Villamayor-Tomas, S. and Hartberg, Y. 2014. The role of religion in community-based natural resource management. World Development 54: 46-55.

Sloan-Wilson, D., E. Ostrom and M. Cox. 2013. Generalizing the core design principles for the efficacy of groups. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 905: 521-532.

Cox, M.,  s. Mincey, T. Ruseva, S. Villamayor-Tomas and B. Fischer. 2013. Evaluating the USFS State & Private Forestry Redesign: A first look at policy implications. Ecological Economics 85: 35-42.

Schoon, M. and M. Cox. 2012. Understanding disturbances and responses in social-ecological systems. Society and Natural Resources 25(2): 141-155.

Cox, M. 2011. Advancing the diagnostic analysis of environmental problems. International Journal of the Commons 5(2): 346-363.

Cox, M. and Ross, J. 2011. Robustness and vulnerability of community irrigation systems: the case of the Taos valley acequias. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 61(3): 254-266.

Cox, M., Arnold, G. and Villamayor Tomás, S. 2010. A review of design principles for community-based natural resource management. Ecology and Society 15(4): [online], .

Ostrom, E. and Cox, M. 2010. Moving beyond panaceas: an interdisciplinary approach to the study of social-ecological systems. Environmental Conservation 37(4): 451-463.

Cox, M. 2008. Balancing accuracy and meaning in common-pool resource theory. Ecology and Society 13(2): [online],

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Lauren E. Culler

Culler, L.E., M.P. Ayres, and R.A. Virginia. 2015. In a warmer Arctic, mosquitoes avoid increased mortality from predators by growing faster. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282

Culler, L.E., M.A. McPeek, and M.P. Ayres. 2014. Predation risk shapes thermal physiology of a predaceous damselfly. Oecologia 176:653-660

Culler, L.E., R.F. Smith, and W.O. Lamp. 2014. Weak relationships between environmental factors and invertebrate communities in constructed wetlands. Wetlands 34: 351-361

Culler, L.E., S. Obha, and P. Crumrine. 2014. Predator-Prey Interactions of Dytiscids. In Ecology, Systematics, and Natural History of Predaceous Diving Beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Editor: D.A. Yee.

Lamp, W.O., D. Miranda, L.E. Culler, and L.C. Alexander. 2011. Host suitability and gas exchange response of grapevine to Potato Leafhopper (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 104: 1316-1322.

Culler, L.E. and W.O. Lamp. 2009. Selective predation by larval Agabus (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) on mosquitoes: support for conservation‐based mosquito suppression in constructed wetlands. Freshwater Biology 54: 2003‐2014

Abdoulaye, D., R.K. Dabire, K. Heidenberger, J. Crawford, W. Lamp, L.E. Culler, and T. Lehmann. 2008. Evidence for divergent selection between the molecular forms of Anopheles gambiae: role of predation. BMC Evolutionary Biology 8:5

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Coleen A. Fox

Fox, C., Reo, N., Turner, D., Cook, J., Dituri, F., Fessell, B., Jenkins, J., Johnson, A., Rakena, T., Riley, C., Turner, A., Williams, J., Wilson, M. 2017. “The river is us; the river is in our veins”: redefining river restoration in three Indigenous communities.  Sustainabilty Science

Fox, C., Sneddon, C. and F. Magilligan. 2016. “You kill the dam, you are killing a part of me”: the environmental politics of dam removal. Geoforum 70 (93-104).

Magilligan, F.J., Sneddon, C.S., and Fox, C.A. 2017. The social, historical and institutional contingencies of dam removal. Environmental Management.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2014. A Genealogy of the Basin: Scalar Politics and Identity in the MekongRiver Basin. In, Negotiating Water Governance, eds, A. Cohen and E. Norman. Ashgate.

Magilligan, F., Nislow, K., Graber, B., Chipman, J., Sneddon, C. & Fox, C. 2016. River restoration by dam removal: assessing riverine re-connectivity and watershed resilience at a regional scale. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene.

Sneddon C. and C. Fox. 2012. Inland capture fisheries and the industrial river basin: a political economy of Mekong fisheries. Journal of Agrarian Change 12(2-3): 279-299.

Fox, C. and C. Sneddon. 2007. Transboundary river basin agreements in the Mekong and Zambezi basins:enhancing environmental security or securitizing the environment? International Environmental Agreements 7: 237-261.

Fox, C. and C. Sneddon. 2005. Flood pulses, international watercourse law, and common pool resources: a case study of the Mekong Lowlands. Research Paper No. 2005/20.  Expert Group on Development Issues. United Nations University – World Institute for Development Economics Research.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2012. Water, geopolitics and economic development in the conceptualization of a region. Eurasian Geography and Economics 53(1): 143-160.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2006. Rethinking transboundary waters: A critical hydropolitics of the Mekong basin. Political Geography 25: 181-202

Magilligan, F.J., Sneddon, C.S., and C. Fox. 2016. The Era of Big Dam Building: It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over.  In, The Politics of Fresh Water: Access, Conflict and Identity. Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management Series.

Sneddon C. and C. Fox. 2011. Cold War technopolitics, the US Bureau of Reclamation and emergence of the "modern" river basin, 1950-1970. Political Geography

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2008.  River-basin politics and the rise of ecological democracy in Southeast Asia and Southern Africa. Water Alternatives 1(1): 66-88.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2008. Struggles over dams as struggles for justice: the World Commission on Dams(WCD) and anti-dam campaigns in Thailand and Mozambique. Society & Natural Resources: An International Journal 21(7): 625-64.

Fox, C. and N. Kohler. 1999. Ecological and Social Sustainability in International River Basins: LocalParticipation in Natural Resource Planning in the Xe Kong and Se San River Basins of Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam. SYLFF Working Papers (12). Tokyo: Global Foundation for Research and Exchange

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2007. Power, development, and institutional change: participatory governance in the Lower Mekong Basin. World Development 35(12): 2161-2181.

Fox, C. 2009. River Basin Development. In, International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. Elsevier Publishers.

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Andrew J. Friedland

Dean, C., J. Kirkpatrick and A.J. Friedland. 2017. Conventional intensive logging does not maintain soil organic carbon. Global Change Biology 23:1-11.

Richardson, J.B. and A.J. Friedland. 2016. Effect of coniferous and deciduous vegetation on major and trace metals in forests of northern New England, USA. Plant and Soil 402:363-378.

Petrenko, C.L., J. Bradley-Cook, E. Lacroix, A.J. Friedland and R.A. Virginia. 2016. Mineral soil carbon and nitrogen storage in graminoid- versus shrub-dominated soils of Western Greenland. Arctic Science 2:165-182. doi: 10.1139/AS-2015-0023.

Petrenko, C.L. and A.J. Friedland. 2015.  Mineral soil carbon pool responses to forest clearing in Northeastern hardwood forests. Global Change Biology-Bioenergy 7:1283-1293. doi: 10.1111/gcbb.12221

Richardson, J.B., J.H. Görres, B.P. Jackson and A.J. Friedland. 2015.Trace metals and metalloids in forest soils and exotic earthworms in northern New England, USA. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 85:190-198.

Richardson, J.B. and A.J. Friedland. 2015. Mercury in coniferous and deciduous upland forests in northern New England, USA: implications of climate change. Biogeosciences 12:6737-6749.

Friedland, A.J. and R. Relyea. Friedland and Relyea Environmental Science for AP*, Second Edition. New York: W.H. Freeman. 2015. 762 pages.

Vario, C.L., Neurath, R. and A.J. Friedland.  2014.  Response of mineral soil carbon to clear-cutting in a northern hardwood forest. Soil Science Society of America Journal 78:309-318.

Richardson, J.B., A.J. Friedland, J.M. Kaste, and B.P. Jackson.  2014.  Forest floor lead changes from 1980-2011 and accumulation in the mineral soil across the northeastern United States. Journal of Environmental Quality 43:926-935.

Buchholz, T., A. J. Friedland, C.E. Hornig, W.S. Keeton, G. Zanchi and J. Nunery. 2014.  Mineral soil carbon fluxes in forests and implications for carbon balance assessment. Global Change Biology-Bioenergy 6:305-311. DOI: 10.1111/gcbb.12044

Richardson, J.B., A.J. Friedland, J.M. Kaste, T.R. Engerbretson, and B.P. Jackson. 2013.  Spatial and vertical distribution of mercury in upland forest soils across the northeastern United States. Environmental Pollution 182:127-134. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2013.07.011

Friedland, A.J., R. Relyea, and D. Courard-Hauri. Essentials of Environmental Science . New York: W.H. Freeman. 2012. 403 pages.

Zummo, L.M. and A.J. Friedland.  2011.  Soil carbon release along a gradient of physical disturbance in a harvested northern hardwood forest. Forest Ecology and Management 261:1016-1026.

Friedland, A.J. and K.T. Gillingham. 2010. Carbon accounting a tricky business (letter). Science 327:410-411.

Friedland, A.J., C.L. Folt, Writing Successful Science Proposals , Second Edition (2009).

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Richard B. Howarth

G. Mavrommati, M.E. Borsuk, and R.B. Howarth. 2017. “A Novel Deliberative Multicriteria Evaluation Approach to Ecosystem Service Valuation.” Ecology and Society 22: 39.

D.A. Lutz, E.A. Burakowski, M.B. Murphy, M.E. Borsuk, R.M. Niemiec, and R.B. Howarth. 2016. “Tradeoffs between Three Forest Ecosystem Services across the State of New Hampshire, USA: Timber, Carbon, and Albedo.” Ecological Applications 26: 146-161.

D.A. Lutz and R.B. Howarth. 2015. “The Price of Snow: Albedo Valuation and a Case Study for Forest Management.” Environmental Research Letters 10: 064013.

R.B. Howarth, M.D. Gerst, and M.E. Borsuk. 2014. “Risk Mitigation and the Social Cost of Carbon.” Global Environmental Change 24: 123-131.

R.M.R. Turaga, R.B. Howarth, and M.E. Borsuk. 2010. “Pro-Environmental Behavior: Rational Choice Meets Moral Motivation.” Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1185: 211-224.

K. Nyborg, R.B. Howarth, and K.A. Brekke. 2006. “Green Consumers and Public Policy: On Socially Contingent Moral Motivation.” Resource and Energy Economics 28: 351-366.

C. Sneddon, R.B. Howarth, and R.B. Norgaard. 2006. “Sustainable Development in a Post-Brundtland World.” Ecological Economics 57: 253-268.

K.A. Brekke and R.B. Howarth. 2002. Status, Growth, and the Environment: Goods as Symbols in Applied Welfare Economics. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

M.A. Wilson and R.B. Howarth. 2002. “Discourse-Based Valuation of Ecosystem Services: Establishing Fair Outcomes through Group Deliberation.” Ecological Economics. 41: 431-443.

R.B. Howarth, B.M. Haddad, and B. Paton. 2000. “The Economics of Energy Efficiency: Insights from Voluntary Participation Programs.” Energy Policy 28: 477-486.

R.B. Howarth and R.B. Norgaard. 1992. “Environmental Valuation under Sustainable Development.” American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings 80: 473‑477.

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Ross T. Jones

Brooks, R. O., R. Jones , and R. A. Virginia . 2002. Law and Ecology: The Rise of the Ecosystem Regime. Ashgate Publishers Ltd.: Aldershot , Brookfield USA , Singapore , Sydney . 411 pp. For the series, Ecology and Law in Modern Society, R. O. Brooks and R. A. Virginia, eds.

Friedland, A. J., R. T. Jones, T. F. Gross, and S. D. Blackmer. 2004. Towards a Sustainable Northern Forest . Journal of Sustainable Forestry. 18: 1-22.

Anne R. Kapuscinski

Anne R. Kapuscinski

Sarker, P.K., A.R. Kapuscinski, A. Lanois, E. Livesey, and K. Bernhard, M. Coley. 2016. Towards sustainable aquafeeds: complete substitution of fish oil with marine microalga Schizochytrium sp. improves growth and fatty acid deposition in juvenile Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). PLOS ONE,

Hart, D.D., J.L. Buizer, J.A. Foley, L.E. Gilbert, L.J. Graumlich, A.R. Kapuscsinski, et al.  2016. Mobilizing the power of higher education to tackle the grand challenge of sustainability: Lessons from novel initiatives.  Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, DOI 10.12952/journal.elementa.000090

Sarker, P.K., M.M. Gamble, S. Kelson and A. R. Kapuscinski. 2015. Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) show high digestibility of lipid and fatty acids from marine Schizochytrium sp. and of protein and essential amino acids from freshwater Spirulina sp. feed ingredients. Aquaculture Nutrition: 11pp. DOI 10.1111/anu.12230

Gerst, M., M. Cox, K. Locke, M. Laser, and A.R. Kapuscinski. 2014. A taxonomic framework for assessing governance challenges and environmental effects of integrated food-energy systems. Environmental Science and Technology: 8 pp. & Suppl. Info. DOI 10.1021/es504090u

Kelson, S.J., A.R. Kapuscinski, D.M. Timmins, W.R. Ardren. 2014. Fine-scale genetic structure of brook trout in a dendritic stream network. Conservation Genetics doi:10.1007/s10592-014-0637-5

Kapuscinski, A.R. and F. Sundström. 2013. Comments on Docket No. FDA-2011-N-0899 Draft Environmental Assessment for AquAdvantage Salmon and Preliminary Finding of No Significant Impact, Dated 4 May 2012, Prepared by the Center for Veterinary Medicine, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, submitted to FDA docket April 19, 2013. 18 pp. (Comment tracking number 1jx-84va-msvp) .  PDF available here.

Johnson, K. A., G. Dana, N. R. Jordan, K. J. Draeger, A. Kapuscinski, L. K. Schmitt Olabisi and P. B. Reich 2012. Using participatory scenarios to stimulate social learning for collaborative sustainable development. Ecology and Society 17(2): 9.

Dana, G., A.R. Kapuscinski and J. Donaldson. 2012. Integrating diverse scientific and practitioner knowledge in ecological risk analysis: a case study of biodiversity risk assessment in South Africa. Journal of Environmental Management 98: 134-146.

Hill, J.E., A. R. Kapuscinski and T. Pavlowich. 2011. Fluorescent transgenic zebra danio more vulnerable to predators than wild-type. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 140(4): 101-105.

Pennington, K. M. and A. R. Kapuscinski. 2011. Predation and food limitation influence fitness traits of growth-enhanced transgenic and wild-type fish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 140:221-234.

Schmitt-Olabisi, L., A.R. Kapuscinski, K. Johnson, P. Reich, B. Stenquist, and K. Draeger. 2010. Using scenario visioning and participatory system dynamics modeling to investigate the future: Lessons from Minnesota 2050. Sustainability 2(8):2686-2706. (Accessible at

Cooper, A.M., Kapuscinski, A.R., and Miller, L.M. 2010. Conservation of population structure and genetic diversity under captive breeding of remnant coaster brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) populations. Conservation Genetics 11(3): 1087-1093.

Kapuscinski, A.R., K. Hayes, S. Li, and G. Dana, eds. 2007. Environmental Risk Assessment of Genetically Modified Organisms, Vol. 3: Methodologies for Transgenic Fish, CABI Publishing, UK. 304 pp.  PDF available here.

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David Lutz

Lutz, D. A., Burakowski, E. A., Murphy, M. B.*, Borsuk, M. E., Niemiec, R. M.*, and Howarth, R. B. Tradeoffs between Three Forest Ecosystem Services across the State of New Hampshire: Timber, Carbon, and Albedo. Minor Revisions: Ecological Applications.

Lutz, D. A. and Howarth, R. B. The Price of Snow: The Use of Climate Metrics for Forest Albedo Valuation. In 2nd Round of Revision: Environmental Research Letters.

McDermott, S.M., Howarth, R. B., and Lutz, D. A. 2015. Addressing the assumption of carbon neutrality: Analysis of the Northern Forest. Land Economics, 91(2), 197-210.

Niemiec, R. A.*, Lutz, D. A., and Howarth, R. B. 2014. Incorporating Carbon Storage into the Optimal Management of Forest Insect Pests: A Case Study of the Southern Pine Beetle (Dendroctonus Frontalis Zimmerman) in the New Jersey Pinelands, Environmental Management, 54(4), 875-887.

Lutz, D.A. and Howarth, R. B. 2014. Valuing Albedo as an Ecosystem Service: Implications for Forest Management. Climatic Change, 124, 53-63. DOI 10.1007/s10584-014-1109-0

Lutz, D. A., Powell, R. L., and Silman, M. R. 2013. Four Decades of Andean Timberline Migration and Implications for Biodiversity Loss with Climate Change. PLoS ONE, 8(9), e74496. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074496

Lutz, D. A., Shugart, H. H., Ershov, D. V., Shuman, J. K., and Isaev, A. S. 2013 Boreal forest sensitivity to increased temperatures at multiple successional stages. Annals of Forest Science, 1-10.

Lutz, D. A., White, M. A., Shugart, H. H. 2012. Sensitivity of Russian forest timber harvest and carbon storage to temperature increase. Forestry (86), 283-293.

Browne, R., Lutz, D. A*. 2010. Lake ecosystem effects associated with top-predator removal due to selenium toxicity. Hydrobiologia, 655 (1), 137-148.

Lutz, D. A., Washington-Allen, R. A., and Shugart, H. H. 2008. Remote Sensing of Boreal Forest Biophysical and Inventory Parameters: A Review. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing Special Issue: Remote characterization of vegetation structure and productivity: plant to landscape scales, 34 (supp 2), pg. S286-S313.

Pitman, N. C. A., Azáldegui, M. D. C. L., Salas, K., Vigo, G. T., and Lutz, D. A*. 2006. Written Accounts of an Amazonian Landscape over the Last 450 Years. Conservation Biology, 21(1), pg. 253-262.

* indicates research performed as an undergraduate

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Terry Osborne

Terry S. Osborne

Best Person Rural: Essays of a Sometime Farmer, by Noel Perrin. David R. Godine. 2006.

Sightlines: The View of a Valley through the Voice of Depression. University Press of New England. 2001.


Nicholas James Reo

Lishawa S.C., B.D. Carson, J.S. Brandt, J.M. Tallant, N.J. Reo, D.A. Albert, A.M. Monks, J.M. Lautenbach, and E. Clark (2017) Mechanical Harvesting Effectively Controls Young Typha spp. Invasion and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Data Enhances Post-treatment Monitoring. Frontiers in Plant Science 8: 619. DOI=10.3389/fpls.2017.00619   

Janowiak, M.K., A.W. D'Amato, C.W. Swanston, L. Iverson, et al. (IN PRESS) New England and New York Forest Ecosystem Vulnerability Assessment and Synthesis. USDA Forest Service General Technical Report.

Reo, N.J, K.P. Whyte, D. McGregor, M.A. Smith and J. Jenkins (IN PRESS) Factors that support Indigenous involvement in multi-actor environmental stewardship. AlterNative.

Fox, C.A., N.J. Reo, D.A. Turner, et al. (2017) “The river is us; the river is in our veins”: re-defining river restoration in three Indigenous communities. Sustainability Science. doi:10.1007/s11625-016-0421-1.

Deyo, N., M. Bohdan, R. Burke, A. Kelley, B. van der Werff, E.D. Blackmer, R.E. Grese and N.J. Reo (2014) Trails on tribal lands in the United States. Landscape and Urban Planning 125: 130–139.

Fletcher, M.L.M, K.E. Fort and N.J. Reo (2014) Tribal disruption and Indian claims. Michigan Law Review First Impressions 112(65): 65-72.

Silver, E. J., J. H. Speer, M. Kaye, N. J. Reo, L. F. Howard, et. al.  2013.  Fire History and Age Structure of an Oakpine Forest on Price Mountain, Virginia, USA.  Natural Areas Journal 33 (4): 440-446. doi:

Fragoso, J. and N. J. Reo. 2013. Complex Interactions Between Biota, Landscapes and Native Peoples Ecological Processes 2 (28).

Reo, N. J. and A. Parker. 2013. Re-thinking colonialism to prepare for the impacts of rapid environmental change Climatic Change 120 (3): 671-682

Reo, N. J. and K. P. Whyte. 2012. Morality and Hunting as Elements of Traditional Ecological Knowledge. Human Ecology 40(1).

Reo, N. J. 2011. The Importance of Belief Systems in Traditional Ecological Knowledge Initiatives. International Indigenous Policy Journal 2(4).

McConnell, W. J., J. D. A. Millington, N. J. Reo, et al. 2011. Research on Coupled Human and Natural Systems (CHANS): Approach, Challenges and Strategies. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 92: 218–228.

Reo, N. J. and J. W. Karl 2010. Tribal and state ecosystem management regimes influence forest regeneration. Forest Ecology and Management 260 (5).

Reo, N. J. 2009. Ash trees, Indian communities and the emerald ash borer. Unpublished article available online at

Kazmierski, J., M. Kram, E. Mills, D. Phemister, N. J. Reo, et al. 2004. Conservation planning at the landscape scale: a landscape ecology method for regional land trusts. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 47 (5).

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Claudia Rodriguez-Solorzano

Nelson, F., E. Collins, A. Frechette, C. Koenig, M. Jones-Yellin, B. Morgan, G. Ramsay, G. Rao, C. Rodriguez, Z. Tulu, C. Watkins, J. Zinda (2008). "Preservation or degradation? Communal Management and Ecological Change in a Southeast Michigan Forest." Biodiversity and Conservation 17(11): 2757-2772.

Rodríguez-Solórzano, C., (2003) Mexican Environmental Decentralization, in: Claudia, Rodríguez-Solórzano (Ed.), Decentralization in Mexico: Reflections and Experiences to Guide Environmental Policy. National Institute of Ecology, Mexico City, Mexico.

Rodriguez-Solórzano, C., (Ed.), (2003) Decentralization in Mexico: Reflections and Experiences to Guide Environmental Policy, National Institute of Ecology, Mexico City, Mexico.

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Pallab Sarker

Sarker, P.K., A.R. Kapuscinski, A. Lanois, E. Livesey, and K. Bernhard, M. Coley. 2016. Towards sustainable aquafeeds: complete substitution of fish oil with marine microalga Schizochytrium sp. improves growth and fatty acid deposition in juvenile Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). PLOS ONE,

Sarker, P. K., M. M. Gamble, S. Kelson, and A. R. Kapuscinski. 2015. Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) show high digestibility of lipid and fatty acids from marine Schizochytrium sp. and of protein and essential amino acids from freshwater Spirulina sp. feed ingredients. Aquaculture Nutrition (doi: 10.1111/anu.12230).

Sarker, P.K., Pilote, A., Auffret, A., Proulx, E., Villemur, R., Vandenberg, G., 2014. Reducing geosmin-associated off-flavor compounds and metabolic phosphorus waste outputs through dietary phosphorus management in rainbow trout raised in recirculating aquaculture systems. Aquaculture and Environment Interaction, 6: 105–117.

Sarker, P.K., Bureau, D.P., Drew, M., Hua, K., Forster, I., Were, K., Hicks, B., Vandenberg, G.W., 2013. Sustainability issues related to feeding salmonids: a Canadian perspective. Reviews in Aquaculture, 5: 1-21.

Sarker, P.K., Yossa, R., Karanth, S., Ekker, M., and Vandenberg, G.W., 2012. Influences of dietary biotin and avidin on growth, survival, deficiency syndrome and hepatic gene expression of juvenile Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 38 (4): 1183-1193.

Sarker, P.K., Fournier, J., Boucher, E., Proulx, E., Noüe de al J., Vandenberg, G.W., 2011. Effects of low phosphorus ingredient combinations on weight gain, apparent digestibility coefficients, non-fecal phosphorus excretion, phosphorus retention and loading of large rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Animal Feed Science and Technology, 168: 241-249.


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Jack Shepherd

Hunger: The Biology and Politics of Starvation by J.R. Butterly and J. Shepherd. Dartmouth College Press 2010.

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Christopher S. Sneddon

Sneddon, C. In Press. Concrete Revolution: The Bureau of Reclamation, Cold War Geopolitics and Large Dams. Chicago: University of Chicago Press (expected September 2015).

Sneddon, C. 2013. “Water, governance and hegemony.” In Harris, L., Goldin, J. and C. Sneddon (eds) Contemporary Water Governance in the Global South: Scarcity, Marketization and Participation. New York: Routledge, pp. 13-24.

Sneddon, C. 2012. The “Sinew of Development”: Cold War geopolitics, technological expertise and river alteration in Southeast Asia, 1954-1975. Social Studies of Science 42(4):564-590.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2012. Inland capture fisheries and large river systems: A political economy of Mekong fisheries. Journal of Agrarian Change 12(2/3):279-299.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2012. Water, geopolitics, and economic development in the conceptualization of a region. Eurasian Geography and Economics 53(1):143-160.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2011. The Cold War, the US Bureau of Reclamation and the technopolitics of river basin development, 1950-1970. Political Geography, 30(8):450-460.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2008. Power, development and institutional change: participatory governance in the Lower Mekong basin. World Development 35(12):2161-2181.

Sneddon, C. 2007. “Nature’s” materiality and the circuitous paths of accumulation: dispossession of riverine fisheries in Cambodia. Antipode 39(1):167-193.

Sneddon, C., Howarth, R. B. and R. B. Norgaard. 2006. Sustainable Development in a Post-Brundtland World. Ecological Economics 57:253-268.

Sneddon, C. and C. Fox. 2006. Rethinking transboundary waters: a critical hydropolitics of the Mekong basin. Political Geography 25:181-202.

Sneddon, C. 2003. Reconfiguring scale and power: the Khong-Chi-Mun project in Northeast Thailand. Environment and Planning A 35:2229-2250.

Sneddon, C. 2000. ‘Sustainability’ in ecological economics, ecology and livelihoods: a review. Progress in Human Geography 24(4): 521-549.

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Ross A. Virginia

Gooseff, M. N., J. E. Barrett, B. J. Adams, P. T. Doran, A. G. Fountain, W. B. Lyons, D. M. McKnight, J. C. Priscu, E. Sokol, C. Takacs-Vesbach, M. L. Vandegehuchte, R. A. Virginia, and D. H. Wall. Decadal ecosystem response to an anomalous melt season in a polar desert in Antarctica. Nature Ecology and Evolution (2017) doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0253-0

Heindel, R. C., L. E. Culler, and R. A. Virginia. Rates and processes of aeolian soil erosion in West Greenland. The Holocene (2017) 1-10, DOI: 10.1177/0959683616687381 

Bradley-Cook, J I, and R A Virginia. Soil carbon storage and respiration potential across an age and climate gradient in western Greenland. Polar Biology 39:1283-1295, (2016) DOI 10.1007/s00300-015-1853-2

Heindel, R C, J W Chipman, and R A Virginia. The spatial distribution and ecological impacts of aeolian soil erosion in Kangerlussuaq, West Greenland. Annals fo the Association of American Geographers (2015) 105(5):875-890, DOI: 10.1080/00045608.2015.1059176  Press release

Mikucki, J A, E Auken, S Tulacyzk, R A Virginia, C Schamper, K I Sorensen, P T Doran, H Dugan, and N Foley.  Deep groundwater and potential subsurface habitats beneath an Antarctic dy valley. Nature Communications 6, Article number: 6831, doi:10.1038/ncomms7831 (2015)

Dugan, H A, P T Doran, S Tulaczyk, J A Mikucki, S A Arcone, E Auken, C Schamper, and R A Virginia. Subsurface imaging reveals a confined aquifer beneath an ice-sealed Antarctic lake. Geophys. Res Lett, 42:96-103, (2015)

Ball, B A, C R Tellez, and R A Virginia. Penquin activity influences soil biogeochemistry and soil respiration in rookeries on Ross Island, Antarctica. Polar Biology 38:1357-1368 (2015) DOI 10.1007/s00300-015-1699-7

Ball, B A and R A Virginia. Controls on diel CO2 flux across soil mositure gradients in a polar desert. Antarctic Science 27:527-534, doi: 10.1017/S0954102015000255 (2015)

Ball, B A and R A Virginia, The ecological role of moss in a polar desert: implications for aboveground- belowground and terrestrial- aquatic linkages. Polar Biology, 37 (2014), 651-664

Ball, B A and R A Virginia. Microbial biomass and respiration responses to nitrogen fertilization in a polar desert. Polar Biology 37 (2014):573-585

Collins, J. F., M. Sfraga, R. A. Virginia, and K. S. Yalowitz. 2013. A Euro-Atlantic Action Plan for Cooperation and Enhanced Arctic Security. Conference Report and Recommendations to the Arctic Council and Interested Parties. February 11-12, 2013, Carnegie Endowment of International Peace, Washington, D. C. and the University of the Arctic Institute for Applied Circumpolar Policy

Virginia, R. A. and D. H. Wall. Ecosystem Function, Principles of.  In: Levin, S. A. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, second edition, Volume 3 (2013), pp. 90-95, Academic Press: Waltham MA

Levy L, M A Kelly, J A Howley, and R A Virginia. Age of the Ørkendalen moraines, Kangerlussuaq, Greenland: Constraints on the extent of the southwestern margin of the Greenland Ice Sheet during the Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews 52 (2012) 1-5

Holm, L K, L A Grenoble, and R A Virginia. A Praxis for Ethical Research and Scientific Conduct in Greenland, Études/Inuit/Studies 35 (2011) 187-200

Virginia, R A, An Ecosystem Approach to Mountain Resorts in Mountain Resorts: Law and Ecology.  J E Milne, J LaMense and R A Virginia (eds.) Ashgate Press, (2009) 24-38

Barrett, J E, R A Virginia, et al., Persistent effects of a discrete climate event on a polar desert ecosystem. Global Change Biology 14:10 (2008) 2249-2261

Chapin, F S III, M Berman, T V Callaghan, et al., “Polar Systems,” in Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Current State and Trends. The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Series, Vol. 1 , R Hassan, R Scholes and N Ash (eds.), (2005) 717-743

Brooks, R O, R T Jones, and R A Virginia. Law and Ecology: The Rise of the Ecosystem Regime. Ashgate Press (2002), 430pp.

Fountain, A. G., G. Saba, S. Stammerjohn, B. Adams, P. Doran, W. Fraser, M. Gooseff, M. Obryk, J. Priscu, and R. A. Virginia.The role of a large-scale climate event on Antarctic ecosystem processes. BioScience 66:848-863 (2016)

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D.G. Webster

D.G. Webster

Webster, D.G. In press. Beyond the Tragedy: Evolution and Sustainability in Global Fisheries Governance. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Webster, D.G. in press. The Action Cycle/Structural Context Framework: A Fisheries Application. Ecology & Society.

Roozmand, Omid and D.G. Webster. In press. Agent based modeling of consumer choice and aggregate demand: Maximizers vs Satisficers. International Journal of Agent Technologies and Systems.

Roozmand, Omid and D.G. Webster. 2014. Agent based modeling of consumer choice andaggregate demand: Maximizers vs. Satisficers. Agent-Directed Simulation Symposium Series 46 (1): 77-83.

Webster, D.G. 2013. International fisheries: Gauging the potential for multispecies management. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 3(2): 169-183.

Pendleton, L.H., P. King, C. Mohn, D.G. Webster, R. Vaughn, and P.N. Adams.  2012.  Estimating the Potential Economic Impacts of Climate Change on Southern California Beaches.  Climatic Change. 109:277-298.  DOI:10.1007/s10584-011-0309-0

Webster, D.G. 2011. “The irony and the exclusivity of Atlantic bluefin tuna management.” Marine Policy , 35:249-251.

Webster, D.G. 2010. Quasi-Property Rightsandthe Effectiveness of Atlantic Tuna Management. In Robin Allen, James Joseph, and Dale Squires, eds. Conservation and Management of Transnational Tuna Fisheries . Wiley: Boston. 321-332.

Adaptive Governance: The Dynamics of Atlantic Fisheries Management ,The MIT Press: Cambridge, MA (2009).

Webster, D G, “Leveraging Competitive Advantages: Developing Countries’ Role in International Fisheries Management,” Journal of Environment and Development , 16:1 (2007) 8-21.

Webster, D G, “The Marlin Conundrums: Turning the Tide for By-catch Species,” Bulletin of Marine Science , 79:3 (2006) 561-575.


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