Diversity, distribution patterns and effect of N fertilization on fungal communities in a semiarid grassland. Biology Department. Ph.D.. 2008.
Diversity of animal communities on southwestern rangelands: Species patterns, habitat relationships, and land management. Natural Resources and Environmental Issues: Biodiversity in Rangelands. :50-71.. 1995.
The diversity, spatial variability, and functional roles of vertebrates in desert grassland. The Desert Grassland. :196-229.. 1995.
Diversity-stability relationships revisited: Scaling rules for biological communities near equilibrium. Ecological Modelling. 140:247-254.. 2001.
Do individual plant species show predictable responses to nitrogen addition across multiple experiments? Oikos. 110:547-555.. 2005.
Do plants derived from seeds that readily germinate differ from plants derived from seeds that require forcing to germinate? A case study of the desert mustard Lesquerella fendleri The American Midland Naturalist. 138:121-133.. 1997.
Do surface plant and soil seed bank populations differ genetically? A multipopulation study of the desert mustard Lesquerella fendleri (Brassicaceae) American Journal of Botany. 85:1098-1109.. 1998.
Does having multiple partners weaken the benefits of facultative mutualism? A test with cacti and cactus-tending ants Oikos. 116:500-512.. 2007.
Does shrub invasion indirectly limit grass establishment via seedling herbivory? A test at grassland-shrubland ecotones Journal of Vegetation Science. 18:363-370.. 2007.
Does weather shape rodents? Climate related changes in morphology of two heteromyid species. Naturwissenschaften. 96:93-101.. 2009.
Drought increases freezing tolerance of both leaves and xylem of Larrea tridentata. Plant, Cell & Environment. 34:43-51.. 2011.
Drought predisposes pinon–juniper woodlands to insect attacks and mortality. New Phytologist. :1-12.. 2013.
Dryland, calcareous soils store (and lose) significant quantities of near-surface organic carbon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 121:19.. 2016.
Dynamics and controls of ecosystem scale water, carbon, and energy cycling at semiarid grassland and shrubland. Ph.D.. 2006.
Dynamics of evapotranspiration in semiarid grassland and shrubland ecosystems during the summer monsoon season, central New Mexico. Water Resources Research. 40:W09305.. 2004.
Dynamics of plant and arthropod diversity during old field succession. Ecography. 22:406-414.. 1999.
Earth Stewardship: science for action to sustain the human-earth system. Ecosphere. 2:1-20.. 2011.
Ecoenzymatic stoichiometry and ecological theory. The Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 43:313-343.. 2012.
Ecoenzymatic stoichiometry of microbial organic nutrient acquisition in soil and sediment. Nature. 462:795-799.. 2009.
Ecoenzymatic stoichiometry of recalcitrant organic matter decomposition: The growth rate hypothesis in reverse. Biogeochemistry. 102:31-43.. 2011.
Ecohydrological control of deep drainage in arid and semiarid regions. Ecology. 86:277-287.. 2005.
Ecohydrological implications of woody plant encroachment. Ecology. 86:308-319.. 2005.
Ecohydrological interactions across a semi-arid grassland to shrubland transition. Deparment of Geography. Ph. D.. 2008.