Understanding our environment

KU Ecosystems Research Group: Publications

Ballantyne, F., D. Menge, A. Ostling, P. Hosseini. 2008. Nutrient recycling affects autotroph and ecosystem stoichiometry. American Naturalist 171(4):511-523.
Billings, S., S.E. Ziegler. 2008. Altered patterns of soil carbon substrate usage and heterotrophic respiration in a pine forest with elevated CO2 and N fertilization. Global Change Biology 14:1025-1036.
Billings, S., E. Gaydess. 2008. Soil nitrogen and carbon dynamics in a fragmented landscape experiencing forest succession. Landscape Ecology 23:581-592.
Tiemann, L., S. Billings. 2008. Carbon controls on nitrous oxide production with changes in substrate availability in a North American grassland. Soil Science 173:332-341.
Haavik, L., F. Stephen, M. Fierke, V. Salisbury, S. Leavitt, S. Billings. 2008. Dendrochronological parameters of northern red oak (Quercus rubra Fagaceae) infested with red oak borer (Enapholodes rufulus) (Haldeman) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)). Forest Ecology and Management 255:1501-1509.
Lichter, J., S. Billings, S.E.Ziegler, D. Gaindh, R. Ryals, A.C. Finzi, R.B. Jackson, E.A. Stemmler, W.H. Schlesinger. 2008. Soil carbon sequestration in a pine forest after nine years of atmospheric CO2 enrichment. Global Change Biology 14:2910-2922.
Richter, D., S. Billings. 2008. Strengthening the world's long-term soil research base. International Union of Soil Scientists Bulletin 112:10-12.
Bijoor, N.S., C. Czimczik, D. Pataki, S. Billings. 2008. The effects of temperature and fertilization on nitrogen cycling and community composition of an urban lawn. Global Change Biology 14:2119-2131.
Billings, S., D. Richter. 2008. The science of global soil change: Networking for our future. EOS: Transactions of the American Geophysical Union 89:151.
Schaeffer, S.M., S. Billings, R.D. Evans. 2007. Laboratory incubations reveal potential responses of soil nitrogen cycling to changes in soil C and N availability in Mojave Desert soils exposed to elevated atmospheric CO2. Global Change Biology 13(4):854-865.