Understanding our environment

KU Ecosystems Research Group: Publications

Thorp, J. H., G.A. Lamberti, A.F. Casper. 2010. St. Lawrence River. Field Guide to Rivers of North America. Chapter Chapter 22. Academic Press (Elsevier). 418-435.
Ballantyne, F. 2010. Commentary on Taylor 1961. Foundations of Macroecology. Chicago, IL:University of Chicago Press.
Billings, S., J. Lichter, S.E. Ziegler, B.A. Hungate, de B.D. Richter. 2010. A call to investigate drivers of soil organic matter retention vs. mineralization in a high CO2 world. Soil Biology and Biogeochemistry 42:665-668.
Billings, S., R. W. Buddemeier, de B.D. Richter, K. van Oost, G. Bohling. 2010. A simple method for estimating the influence of eroding soil profiles on atmospheric CO2. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 24:GB2001,doi:10.1029/2009GB003560.
Grandy, A.S., S. Billings, de B.D. Richter. 2010. Saving our soils. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 8(4):171.
Goedhart, C.M., D.E. Pataki, S. Billings. 2010. Seasonal variations in plant nitrogen relations and photosynthesis along a grassland to shrubland gradient in Owens Valley, California. Plant and Soil 327:213-223.
H.A. York, S. Billings. 2009. Stable isotope analysis of diets of short-tailed fruit bats (Chiroptera: Phyllostormidae: Carollia). Journal of Mammalogy 90:1469-1477.
Pataki, D.E., S. Billings, E. Naumburg, C.M. Goedhart. 2008. Water sources and nitrogen relations of grasses and shrubs in phreatophytic communities of the Great Basin Desert. Journal of Arid Environments 72:1581-1593.
Hurlbert, A.H., F. Ballantyne, S. Powell. 2008. Shaking a leg and hot to trot: The effects of body size and temperature on running speed in ants. Ecological Entomology 33:144-154.
Billings, S., E. Gaydess. 2008. Soil nitrogen and carbon dynamics in a fragmented landscape experiencing forest succession. Landscape Ecology 23:581-592.