Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability, School of

Research Output

2008

Variable effects of cinder-cone eruptions on prehistoric agrarian human populations in the American southwest

Ort, M. H., Elson, M. D., Anderson, K. C., Duffield, W. A. & Samples, T. L., Oct 1 2008, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 176, 3, p. 363-376 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Yo-yo tectonics of the Niǧde Massif during wrenching in central Anatolia

Whitney, D. L., Umhoefer, P. J., Teyssier, C. & Fayon, A. K., Apr 18 2008, In : Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences. 17, 2, p. 209-217 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2007

40Ar/39Ar and field studies of Quaternary basalts in Grand Canyon and model for carving Grand Canyon: Quantifying the interaction of river incision and normal faulting across the western edge of the Colorado Plateau

Karlstrom, K. E., Crow, R. S., Peters, L., McIntosh, W., Raucci, J., Crossey, L. J., Umhoefer, P. & Dunbar, N., Jan 1 2007, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 119, 11-12, p. 1283-1312 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Contributions of arbuscular mycorrhizas to soil biological fertility

Douds, D. D. & Johnson, N. C., Dec 1 2007, Soil Biological Fertility: A Key to Sustainable Land Use in Agriculture. Springer Netherlands, p. 129-162 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

14 Scopus citations

Corrigendum to "Age model for a continuous, ca 250-ka Quaternary lacustrine record from Bear Lake, Utah-Idaho" [Quaternary Science Reviews 25 (2006) 2271-2282] (DOI:10.1016/j.quascirev.2005.10.015)

Colman, S. M., Kaufman, D. S., Bright, J., Heil, C., King, J. W., Dean, W. E., Rosenbaum, J. G., Forester, R. M., Bishcoff, J. L., Perkins, M. & McGeehin, J. P., Apr 1 2007, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 26, 7-8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Dung, diet, and the paleoenvironment of the extinct shrub-ox (Euceratherium collinum) on the Colorado Plateau, USA

Kropf, M., Mead, J. I. & Scott Anderson, R., Jan 1 2007, In : Quaternary Research. 67, 1, p. 143-151 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Ecological impacts of wildlife conservation units policy in Mexico

Sisk, T. D., Castellanos V, A. E. & Koch, G. W., May 1 2007, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 5, 4, p. 209-212 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Edge responses of tropical and temperate birds

Lindell, C. A., Riffell, S. K., Kaiser, S. A., Battin, A. L., Smith, M. L. & Sisk, T. D., Jun 1 2007, In : Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 119, 2, p. 205-220 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Evolution and hydrological conditions of a maar volcano (Atexcac crater, Eastern Mexico)

Carrasco-Núñez, G., Ort, M. H. & Romero, C., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 159, 1-3, p. 179-197 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Impact of grazing intensity during drought in an Arizona grassland: Contributed papers

Loeser, M. R. R., Sisk, T. D. & Crews, T. E., Feb 1 2007, In : Conservation Biology. 21, 1, p. 87-97 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Introduction

Roeske, S. M., Till, A. B., Foster, D. A. & Sample, J. C., Jan 1 2007, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 434, p. vii-x

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Late Quaternary distal tephra-fall deposits in lacustrine sediments, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska

de Fontaine, C. S., Kaufman, D. S., Scott Anderson, R., Werner, A., Waythomas, C. F. & Brown, T. A., Jul 1 2007, In : Quaternary Research. 68, 1, p. 64-78 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Lead isotopes by LA-MC-ICPMS: Tracking the emergence of mantle signatures in an evolving silicic magma system

Simon, J. I., Reid, M. R. & Young, E. D., Apr 15 2007, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 71, 8, p. 2014-2035 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Linking ecosystem health indicators and collaborative management: A systematic framework to evaluate ecological and social outcomes

Muñoz-Erickson, T. A., Aguilar-González, B. & Sisk, T. D., Jan 1 2007, In : Ecology and Society. 12, 2, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
33 Scopus citations

Mycorrhizal community dynamics following nitrogen fertilization: A cross-site test in five grasslands

Egerton-Warburton, L. M., Johnson, N. C. & Allen, E. B., Nov 1 2007, In : Ecological Monographs. 77, 4, p. 527-544 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

174 Scopus citations

Mycorrhizas: Symbiotic Mediators of Rhizosphere and Ecosystem Processes

Johnson, N. C. & Gehring, C. A., Dec 1 2007, The Rhizosphere. Elsevier Inc., p. 73-100 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

31 Scopus citations

Numerical dating of a Late Quaternary spit-shoreline complex at the northern end of Silver Lake playa, Mojave Desert, California: A comparison of the applicability of radiocarbon, luminescence, terrestrial cosmogenic nuclide, electron spin resonance, U-series and amino acid racemization methods

Owen, L. A., Bright, J., Finkel, R. C., Jaiswal, M. K., Kaufman, D. S., Mahan, S., Radtke, U., Schneider, J. S., Sharp, W., Singhvi, A. K. & Warren, C. N., May 1 2007, In : Quaternary International. 166, 1, p. 87-110 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Orbital- and millennial-scale vegetation and climate changes of the past 225 ka from Bear Lake, Utah-Idaho (USA)

Jiménez-Moreno, G., Scott Anderson, R. & Fawcett, P. J., Jul 1 2007, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 26, 13-14, p. 1713-1724 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
52 Scopus citations

Research focus: Crust formation in the western United States

Duebendorfer, E. M., Feb 1 2007, In : Geology. 35, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Sediment mixing and stratigraphic disorder revealed by the age-structure of Tellina shells in Great Barrier Reef sediment

Kosnik, M. A., Hua, Q., Jacobsen, G. E., Kaufman, D. S. & Wüst, R. A., Sep 1 2007, In : Geology. 35, 9, p. 811-814 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Soil vs. canopy seed storage and plant species coexistence in species-rich Australian shrublands

Enright, N. J., Mosner, E., Miller, B. P., Johnson, N. & Lamont, B. B., Sep 2007, In : Ecology. 88, 9, p. 2292-2304 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

The role of old-growth forests in frequent-fire landscapes

Binkley, D., Sisk, T., Chambers, C., Springer, J. & Block, W., Jan 1 2007, In : Ecology and Society. 12, 2, 18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Scopus citations

Transtensional fault-termination basins: An important basin type illustrated by the Pliocene San Jose Island basin and related basins in the southern Gulf of California, Mexico

Umhoefer, P. J., Schwennicke, T., Del Margo, M. T., Ruiz-geraldo, G., Ingle, J. C. & Mcintosh, W., Jun 1 2007, In : Basin Research. 19, 2, p. 297-322 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Variation in styles of rifting in the Gulf of California

Lizarralde, D., Axen, G. J., Brown, H. E., Fletcher, J. M., González-Fernández, A., Harding, A. J., Holbrook, W. S., Kent, G. M., Paramo, P., Sutherland, F. & Umhoefer, P. J., Jul 26 2007, In : Nature. 448, 7152, p. 466-469 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

178 Scopus citations

Yo-yo tectonics in a wrench zone, Central Anatolian fault zone, Turkey

Umhoefer, P. J., Whitney, D. L., Teyssier, C., Fayon, A. K., Casale, G. & Heizler, M. T., Jan 1 2007, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 434, p. 35-57 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
2006

Abrupt climatic events during the last glacial-interglacial transition in Alaska

Hu, F. S., Nelson, D. M., Clarke, G. H., Rühland, K. M., Huang, Y., Kaufman, D. S. & Smol, J. P., Sep 28 2006, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 33, 18, L18708.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

A continuous 250,000 yr record of oxygen and carbon isotopes in ostracode and bulk-sediment carbonate from Bear Lake, Utah-Idaho

Bright, J., Kaufman, D. S., Forester, R. M. & Dean, W. E., Sep 1 2006, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 25, 17-18, p. 2258-2270 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Advanced exploratory data analysis for mapping regional canopy cover

Xu, Y., Prather, J. W., Hampton, H. M., Aumack, E. N., Dickson, B. G. & Sisk, T. D., Jan 2006, In : Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 72, 1, p. 31-38 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Age model for a continuous, ca 250-ka Quaternary lacustrine record from Bear Lake, Utah-Idaho

Colman, S. M., Kaufman, D. S., Bright, J., Heil, C., King, J. W., Dean, W. E., Rosenbaum, J. G., Forester, R. M., Bischoff, J. L., Perkins, M. & McGeehin, J. P., Sep 2006, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 25, 17-18, p. 2271-2282 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

A postglacial palaeoecological record from the San Juan Mountains of Colorado USA: Fire, climate and vegetation history

Toney, J. L. & Anderson, R. S., Jun 1 2006, In : Holocene. 16, 4, p. 505-517 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Complex effects of prescribed fire on restoring the soil water content in a high-elevation Riparian Meadow, Arizona

Mullen, R. M., Springer, A. E. & Kolb, T. E., Jun 1 2006, In : Restoration Ecology. 14, 2, p. 242-250 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Development and transfer of spatial tools based on landscape ecological principles: Supporting public participation in forest restoration planning in the Southwestern United States

Hampton, H. M., Aumack, E. N., Prather, J. W., Dickson, B. G., Xu, Y. & Sisk, T. D., Dec 1 2006, Forest Landscape Ecology: Transferring Knowledge to Practice. Springer New York, p. 65-95 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Electrical resistance sensors record spring flow timing, Grand Canyon, Arizona

Adams, E. A., Monroe, S. A., Springer, A. E., Blasch, K. W. & Bills, D. J., Sep 1 2006, In : Ground Water. 44, 5, p. 630-641 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Evapotranspiration of two vegetation communities in a high-elevation riparian meadow at Hart Prairie, Arizona

Springer, A. E., Amentt, M. A., Kolb, T. E. & Mullen, R. M., Mar 1 2006, In : Water Resources Research. 42, 3, W03412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
55 Scopus citations

Filling the North American Proterozoic tectonic gap: 1.60-1.59-Ga deformation and orogenesis in southern Wyoming, USA

Duebendorfer, E. M., Chamberlain, K. R. & Heizler, M. T., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Geology. 114, 1, p. 19-42 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations
29 Scopus citations

From lilliput to brobdingnag: Extending models of mycorrhizal function across scales

Johnson, N. C., Hoeksema, J. D., Bever, J. D., Chaudhary, V. B., Gehring, C., Klironomos, J., Koide, R., Miller, R. M., Moore, J., Moutoglis, P., Schwartz, M., Simard, S., Swenson, W., Umbanhowar, J., Wilson, G. & Zabinski, C., Nov 1 2006, In : BioScience. 56, 11, p. 889-900 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Holocene development of Boreal forests and fire regimes on the Kenai Lowlands of Alaska

Anderson, R. S., Hallett, D. J., Berg, E., Jass, R. B., Toney, J. L., De Fontaine, C. S. & DeVolder, A., Sep 1 2006, In : Holocene. 16, 6, p. 790-803 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Integrating policy and land management issues into a natural sciences education: Teaching environmental sciences on the lower San Juan River, Utah

Ort, M. H., Anderson, D. E. & Ostergren, D. M., Mar 2006, In : Journal of Geoscience Education. 54, 2, p. 116-122 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Interactions between geomorphology and ecosystem processes in travertine streams: Implications for decommissioning a dam on Fossil Creek, Arizona

Marks, J. C., Parnell, R., Carter, C., Dinger, E. C. & Haden, G. A., Jul 30 2006, In : Geomorphology. 77, 3-4, p. 299-307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Landscape models to predict the influence of forest structure on tassel-eared squirrel populations

Prather, J. W., Dodd, N. L., Dickson, B. G., Hampton, H. M., Xu, Y., Aumack, E. N. & Sisk, T. D., Jun 1 2006, In : Journal of Wildlife Management. 70, 3, p. 723-731 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Mapping the probability of large fire occurrence in northern Arizona, USA

Dickson, B. G., Prather, J. W., Xu, Y., Hampton, H. M., Aumack, E. N. & Sisk, T. D., Jul 1 2006, In : Landscape Ecology. 21, 5, p. 747-761 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

Mojave-Yavapai boundary zone, southwestern United States: A rifting model for the formation of an isotopically mixed crustal boundary zone

Duebendorfer, E. M., Chamberlain, K. R. & Fry, B., Aug 1 2006, In : Geology. 34, 8, p. 681-684 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Multiple constraints on the age of a Pleistocene lava dam across the Little Colorado River at Grand Falls, Arizona

Duffield, W., Riggs, N., Kaufman, D., Champion, D., Fenton, C., Forman, S., McIntosh, W., Hereford, R., Plescia, J. & Ort, M., Mar 1 2006, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 118, 3-4, p. 421-429 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Oxygen isotope composition of annually banded modern and mid-Holocene travertine and evidence of paleomonsoon floods, Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA

O'Brien, G. R., Kaufman, D. S., Sharp, W. D., Atudorei, V., Parnell, R. A. & Crossey, L. J., May 1 2006, In : Quaternary Research. 65, 3, p. 366-379 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Participatory landscape analysis to guide restoration of ponderosa pine ecosystems in the American Southwest

Sisk, T. D., Prather, J. W., Hampton, H. M., Aumack, E. N., Xu, Y. & Dickson, B. G., Nov 28 2006, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 78, 4, p. 300-310 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Petroleum Geologist's award to novelist Crichton is inappropriate

Brigham-Grete, J., Anderson, S., Clague, J., Cole, J., Doran, P., Gillespie, A., Grimm, E., Guccione, P., Hijghen, K., Jackson, S., Jull, T., Leavitt, S., Mandel, R., Ortiz, J., Rodbell, D., Schweger, C., Smith, A. & Styles, B., Sep 5 2006, In : Eos. 87, 36, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Predicting abundance of desert riparian birds: Validation and calibration of the effective area model

Brand, L. A., Noon, B. R. & Sisk, T. D., Jul 21 2006, In : Ecological Applications. 16, 3, p. 1090-1102 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations