Jornada Bibliography

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Book Chapter
Beck RF, Gibbens, Robert P..  1999.  The Chihuahuan Desert Ecosystem. Ensuring Sustainable Development of Arid Lands Through Time. 39:45-85.
Conference Paper
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF, Atwood T.L..  1986.  Canopy and ground cover inside and outside of livestock exclosures on brush ranges in southern New Mexico with up to 50 years of protection. 39th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :133.
Hartsough M.J., Fredrickson E.L., Truett J., Beck RF.  2002.  Dietary preferences of black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) reintroduced into a Chihuahuan Desert grassland. 55th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :67.
Atwood T.L., Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF.  1986.  Effect of livestock exclusion on grass basal cover and shrub canopy cover on southern New Mexico mesa dropseed ranges. 39th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :111.
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF.  1987.  Increase in number of dominance-classes on a grassland in the northern Chihuahuan Desert. 40th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :43.
Atwood T.L., Beck RF, Gibbens, Robert P..  1985.  Influence of long-term protection from livestock grazing on basal cover of perennial grasses and canopy cover of shrubs on black grama rangelands in southern New Mexico. 38th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :No.155.
Rango A., Laliberte, Andrea S., Tartowski S., Havstad K, Gibbens, Robert P., Brown J., Beck RF.  2003.  The progression of shrub encroachment into a desert grassland in southern New Mexico from 1936-2003. 2003 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union. :F335.
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF, McNeely R.P..  1990.  Recent rates of mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa Torr.) establishment in the northern Chihuahuan Desert. 43rd Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :191.
Beck RF, Atwood T.L., Gibbens, Robert P..  1986.  Vegetation changes following 20 years of protection on black grama sites originally grazed at four intensities. 39th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :110.
Atwood T.L., Beck RF, Gibbens, Robert P..  1987.  Vegetation parameters inside and outside livestock exclosures on three Chihuahuan Desert grassland communities. 40th Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management. :34.
Conference Proceedings
Allison C.D., Anderson D.M., Beck RF, Donart G.B., Pieper, Rex D., Schickedanz J.G..  1982.  Developing grazing strategies on arid and semiarid rangelands. Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Management Technology. :124-133.
Beck RF.  1978.  A grazing system for semiarid lands. First International Rangeland Conference. Vol. 1
Beck RF, McNeely R.P., Gibbens, Robert P..  1999.  Mesquite-grassland ecotones in the Chihuahuan Desert. Proceedings: Shrubland Ecotones. RMRS-P-11:84-87.
Havstad K, Beck RF.  1996.  Research in the Jornada Basin of southern New Mexico: A field tour. Wildland Shrub Symposium, Proceedings: Shrubland Ecosystem Dynamics in a Changing Environment. General Technical Report INT-GTR-338:269-275.
Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF, Gibbens, Robert P., Donart G.B..  1993.  Sustainable livestock grazing in New Mexico. Journal of Proceedings: New Mexico Conference on the Environment. 2:847-854.
Journal Article
Wansi T, Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF, Murray LW.  1992.  Botanical content of black-tailed jackrabbit diets on semidesert rangeland. Great Basin Naturalist. 52:300-308.
Rosiere R.E, Beck RF, Wallace J.D..  1975.  Cattle diets on semidesert grassland: botanical composition. Journal of Range Management. 28:89-93.
Rosiere R.E, Beck RF, Wallace J.D..  1975.  Cattle diets on semidesert grassland: nutritive content. Journal of Range Management. 28:94-96.
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF.  1988.  Changes in grass basal area and forb densities over a 64-year period on grassland types of the Jornada Experimental Range. Journal of Range Management. 41:186-192.
Tiedeman J.A, Beck RF, Ecret R.V.  1991.  Dependence of standing crop on range condition rating in New Mexico. Journal of Range Management. 44:602-605.
Tejada-Velez E.H, Kiesling H.E., Beck RF, Southward G.M..  1991.  Grazing behavior of Angora goats confined to a semi-desert mesquite brush dominated rangeland. Proceedings. Western Section, American Society of Animal Science. 42:177-179.
Nadabo S, Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF.  1980.  Growth patterns and biomass relations of Xanthocephalum sarothrae (Pursh) Shinners on sandy soils in southern New Mexico. Journal of Range Management. 33:394-397.
Moroka N, Beck RF, Pieper, Rex D..  1982.  Impact of borrowing activity of the bannertail kangaroo rat on southern New Mexico desert rangeland. Journal of Range Management. 35:707-710.
Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF.  1980.  Importance of Forbs on Southwestern Ranges. Rangelands. 2:35-36.
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF.  1987.  Increase in number of dominant plants and dominance-classes on a grassland in the northern Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Range Management. 40:136-139.
Laliberte, Andrea S., Rango A., Havstad K, Paris J.F., Beck RF, McNeely R.P., Gonzalez AL.  2004.  Object-oriented image analysis for mapping shrub encroachment from 1937-2003 in southern New Mexico. Remote Sensing of Environment. 93:198-210.
E. Pamo T, Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF.  1991.  Range condition analysis: comparison of 2 methods in southern New Mexico desert grasslands. Journal of Range Management. 44:374-378.
Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF.  1990.  Range conditions from an ecological perspective: modifications to recognize multiple use objectives. Journal of Range Management. 43:550-552.
Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF, McNeely R.P., Herbel C.H..  1992.  Recent rates of mesquite establishment in the northern Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Range Management. 45:585-588.
Rango A., Goslee S.C., Herrick JE, Chopping M., Havstad K, Huenneke L., Gibbens, Robert P., Beck RF, McNeely R.P..  2002.  Remote sensing documentation of historic rangeland remediation treatments in southern New Mexico. Journal of Arid Environments. 50:549-572.
Fatehi M, Pieper, Rex D., Beck RF.  1988.  Seasonal food habits of blacktailed jackrabbits (Lepus californicus) in southern New Mexico. The Southwestern Naturalist. 33:367-370.
Welsh RG, Beck RF.  1976.  Some ecological relationships between creosotebush and bush muhly. Journal of Range Management. 29:427-475.
Winder J.A, Beck RF.  1990.  Utilization of linear, prediction procedures to evaluate animal response to grazing systems. Journal of Range Management. 43:396-400.
Gibbens, Robert P., McNeely R.P., Havstad K, Beck RF, Nolen B..  2005.  Vegetation changes in the Jornada Basin from 1858 to 1998. Journal of Arid Environments. 61:651-668.