Jornada Bibliography

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Book Chapter
Wall D.H., Virginia R.A.  2000.  The world beneath our feet: Soil biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Nature and Human Society: The Quest for a Sustainable World. :225-241.
Conference Proceedings
Virginia R.A.  1990.  Desert restoration: the role of woody legumes. Environmental Restoration: Science and Strategies for Restoring the Earth. 23-30
Bainbridge D.A, Virginia R.A.  1992.  Desert soils and soil biota. The California Desert: Natural Resources and Man's Impact.
Connin SL, Virginia RA, Page C, Huenneke L, Harrison K, Schlesinger WH.  1995.  Dynamics of carbon storage in degraded arid land environments: a case study from the Jornada experimental range, New Mexico, (USA). Combating Global Climate Change By Combating Land Degradation. :132-148.
de Soyza A.G., Whitford WG, Virginia R.A, Reynolds J.F..  1996.  Effects of summer drought on the water relations, physiology, and growth of large and small plants of Prosopis glandulosa and Larrea tridentata. Wildland Shrub Symposium, Proceedings: Shrubland Ecosystem Dynamics in a Changing Environment. General Technical Report INT-GTR-338:220-223.
Journal Article
Brussaard L., Behan-Pelletier V.M, Bignell D.E, Brown V.K, Didden W.AM, Folgarait P.J, Fragoso C., Freckman D.W, Gupta V.SR, Hattori T. et al..  1997.  Biodiversity and ecosystem function in soil. Ambio. 26:563-70.
Schlesinger W.H., Reynolds J.F., Cunningham G.L, Huenneke L., Jarrell W.M, Virginia R.A, Whitford WG.  1990.  Biological Feedbacks in Global Desertification. Science. 247:1043-1048.
Connin S.L, Virginia R.A, Chamberlin C.P.  1997.  Carbon isotopes reveal soil organic matter dynamics following arid land shrub expansion. Oecologia. 110:374-386.
Thomas PM, Golly KF, Virginia RA, Zyskind JW.  1995.  Cloning of nod gene regions from mesquite rhizobia and bradyrhizobia and nucleotide sequence of the nodD gene from mesquite rhizobia. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 61:3422-3429.
Wall DH, Virginia RA.  1999.  Controls on soil biodiversity: insights from extreme environments. Applied Soil Ecology. 13:137-150.
Kemp P.R., Reynolds J.F., Virginia R.A, Whitford WG.  2003.  Decomposition of leaf and root litter of Chihuahuan Desert shrubs: Effects of three years of summer drought. Journal of Arid Environments. 53:21-39.
Jenkins MB, Virginia RA, Jarrell WM.  1988.  Depth distribution and seasonal populations of mesquite-nodulating rhizobia in warm desert ecosystems. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 52:1644-1650.
Jenkins MB, Virginia RA, Jarrell WM.  1989.  Ecology of fast-growing and slow-growing mesquite nodulating rhizobia in Chihuahuan and Sonoran desert ecosystems. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 53:543-549.
Franco A.C., de Soyza A.G., Virginia R.A, Reynolds J.F., Whitford WG.  1994.  Effects of plant size and water relations on gas exchange and growth of the desert shrub Larrea tridentata. Oecologia. 97:171-178.
de Soyza A.G., Franco A.C., Virginia R.A, Reynolds J.F., Whitford WG.  1996.  Effects of plant size on photosynthesis and water relations in the desert shrub Prosopis glandulosa (Fabaceae). American Journal of Botany. 83:99-105.
BassiriRad H., Reynolds J.F., Virginia R.A, Burnelle M.H.  1997.  Growth and root NO3- and PO4- uptake capacity of three desert species in response to atmospheric CO2 enrichment. Austrialian Journal of Plant Physiology. 24:353-358.
Reynolds J.F., Virginia R.A, Kemp P.R., de Soyza A.G., Tremmel D.C.  1999.  Impact of drought on desert shrubs: Effects of seasonality and degree of resource island development. Ecological Monographs. 69:69-106.
Connin S.L, Feng X., Virginia R.A.  2001.  Isotopic discrimination during long-term decomposition in an arid land ecosystem. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 33:41-51.
Connin S.L, Virginia R.A, Chamberlin C.P.  1997.  Isotopic study of environmental change from disseminated carbonate in polygenetic soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 61:1710-1722.
Silva S., Whitford WG, Jarrell W.M, Virginia R.A.  1989.  The microarthropod fauna associated with a deep rooted legume, Prosopis glandulosa, in the Chihuahuan Desert. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 7:330-335.
Freckman DW, Virginia RA.  1989.  Plant-feeding nematodes in deep-rooting desert ecosystems. Ecology. 70:1665-1678.
Murphy KL, Burke IC, Vinton MAnn, Lauenroth WK, Aguiar MR, Wedin DA, Virginia RA, Lowe PN.  2002.  Regional analysis of litter quality in the central grassland region of North America. Journal of Vegetation Science. 13:395-402.
BassiriRad H., Tremmel D.C, Virginia R.A, Reynolds J.F., de Soyza A.G., Brunell M.H.  1999.  Short-term patterns in water and nitrogen acquisition by two desert shrubs following a simulated summer rain. Plant Ecology. 145:27-36.
Virginia R.A, Freckman D.W.  1997.  Soil and sediments: Linkages to new research. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America. 78:284-285.
Virginia R.A, Jarrell W.M, Whitford WG, Freckman D.W.  1992.  Soil biota and soil properties associated with surface rooting zone of mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa) in historical and recently desertified Chihuahuan Desert habitats. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 14:90-98.
Virginia RA.  1986.  Soil development under legume tree canopies. Forest Ecology and Management. 16:69-79.
Ho M, Roisman R.E, Virginia R.A.  1996.  Using strontium and rubidium tracers to characterize nutrient uptake patterns in creosotebush and mesquite. The Southwestern Naturalist. 41:239-247.
Thomas P.M, Golly K.F, Zyskind J.W, Virginia R.A.  1994.  Variation of clonal, mesquite-associated rhizobial and bradyrhizobial populations from surface and deep soils by symbiotic gene region restriction fragment length polymorphism and plasmid profile analysis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 60:1146-1153.