Impacts of increasing aridity and wildfires on aerosol loading in the intermountain Western US. Environmental Research Letters. 12:9.. 2017.
The influence of seasonal precipitation and grass competition on 20 years of forb dynamics in northern Chihuahuan Desert grassland. Journal of Vegetation Science. 28(2):10.. 2016.
Interdependence of chronic hydraulic dysfunction and canopy processes can improve integrated models of tree response to drought. Water Resources Research. 51(8):6156-6176.. 2015.
The influence of personal belief, agency mission and city size on open space decision making processes in three southwestern cities. Urban Ecosystems.. 2014.
Integrating ecophysiology and forest landscape models to improve projections of drought effects under climate change. Global Change Biology. 21(2):843-856.. 2014.
Incorporating clonal growth form clarifies the role of plant height in response to nitrogen addition. Oecologia. 169:1053-1062.. 2012.
An integrated conceptual framework for long-term social-ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and Environment. 9:351-357.. 2011.
On the impact of shrub encroachment on microclimate conditions in the northern Chihuahuan desert. Journal of Geophysical Research. 115. 2010.
The influence of spatial patterns of soil moisture on the grass and shrub responses to a summer rainstorm in a Chihuahuan Desert Ecotone. Ecosystems. 13:511-525.. 2010.
Interactions between soil erosion processes and fires: Implications for the dynamics of fertility islands. Rangeland Ecological Management. 63:267-274.. 2010.
Impact of feedbacks on the stability of Chihuahuan desert grasslands: Transience and metastability. Journal of Geophysical Research. 114:G01004,doi:10.1029/2008JG000833.. 2009.
Impacts of insect herbivory on cactus population dynamics: experimental demography across an environmental gradient. Ecological Monographs. 79:155-172.. 2009.
The impact of soil reflectance on the quantification of the green vegetation fraction from NDVI. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112(4):1835-1845.. 2008.
Integrating ecological data: Notes from the grasslands ANPP data integration project. Proceedings of the Environmental Information Management Conference 2008 (EIM 2008). :52-61.. 2008.
Investigating desert soil processes using the stable isotope composition of soil carbon dioxide. Department of Biology. Ph. D.. 2008.
Information management standards and strategies for net primary production data. Principles and Standards for Measuring Net Primary Production. :12-26.. 2007.
Interactions between cacti and cactus-feeding insects: Causes and consequences of variation. Ph.D.:230.. 2007.
Integrating patch and boundary dynamics to understand and predict biotic transitions at multiple scales. Landscape Ecology. 21:19-33.. 2006.
Introduction: A framework for biodiversity studies. Biodiversity in Drylands: Towards a Unified Framework. :3-12.. 2005.
Interdependence of plankton spatial patterns and temporal oscillations: Mathematical simulation. Biofizika. 48:104-110.. 2003.
Increased coupling between subpopulations in a spatially structured environment can lead to population outbreaks. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 212:549-562.. 2001.
Indices of grassland biodiversity in the Chihuahuan Desert ecoregion derived from remote sensing. Conservation Biology. 15:844-855.. 2001.
The importance of being earnest: What, if anything, constitutes a "specimen examined?" Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 17:129-132.. 2000.