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Groundwater recharge in desert playas: current rates and future effects of climate change. Environmental Research Letters. 13 014025:10pp.. . 2018.
Abiotic processes are insufficient for fertile island development: A 10-year artificial shrub experiment in a desert grassland. Geophysical Research Letters. 44:2245-2253.PDF . 2017.
Asynchrony among local communities stabilises ecosystem unction of metacommunities. Ecology Letters. . 2017.
Comment on “The extent of forest in dryland biomes”. Science. 358:3pp. . 2017.
Global-change drivers of ecosystem functioning modulated by natural variability and saturating responses. Global Change Biology. 23:503-511. . 2017.
Grassland Communities and Ecosystems. Reference Module in Life Sciences. . 2017.
Nematode exclusion and recovery in experimental soil microcosms. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 108:78-83. . 2017.
Percolation observations in an arid piedmont watershed and linkages to historical conditions in the Chihuahuan Desert. Ecosphere. 8(11):Articlee02000. . 2017.
Pushing precipitation to the extremes in distributed experiments: recommendations for simulating wet and dry years. Global Change Biology. 23:1774-1782. . 2017.
Rainfall variability and fine-scale life history tradeoffs help drive niche partitioning in a desert annual plant community. Ecology Letters. :11pages. . 2017.
Rangeland ecosystem services: nature’s supply and humans’ demand. Rangeland Systems: Processes, Management and Challenges. :467-489.PDF . 2017.
A toolkit for ecosystem ecologists in the time of Big Science. Ecosystems. . 2016.
Biophysical controls over concentration and depth distribution of soil organic carbon and nitrogen in desert playas. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences. 121 . 2016.
Carbon sequestration in response to grassland–shrubland–turfgrass conversions and a test for carbonate biomineralization in desert soils, New Mexico, USA. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 80:1591-1603.PDF . 2016.
Closing the water balance with cosmic-ray soil moisture measurements and assessing their relation to evapotranspiration in two semiarid watersheds. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 20:329-345.PDF . 2016.
Direct effects dominate responses to climate perturbations in grassland plant communities. Nature Communications. :1-10.PDF . 2016.
Do climate model predictions agree with long-term precipitation trends in the arid southwestern United States? American Geophysical Union. . 2016.
Few multiyear precipitation–reduction experiments find a shift in the productivity–precipitation relationship. Global Change Biology. 22:2570-2581. . 2016.
Global-change drivers of ecosystem functioning modulated by natural variability and saturating responses. Global Change Biology. . 2016.
Impact of land surface states within the flux footprint on daytime land-atmosphere coupling in two semiarid ecosystems of the Southwestern U.S.. Water Resources Research. 52 . 2016.
Leaf litter decomposition is rapidly enhanced by the co-occurrence of monsoon rainfall and soil-litter mixing across a gradient of coppice dune development in the Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Arid Environments. 129:111-118. . 2016.
On the observed hysteresis in field-scale soil moisture variability and its physical controls. Environmental Research Letters. 11(8):084008. . 2016.
Point discharge current measurements beneath dust devils. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar–Terrestrial Physics. 150:55-60.PDF . 2016.
Beyond desertification: new paradigms for dryland landscapes. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):4-12.PDF . 2015.
Characterizing differences in precipitation regimes of extreme wet and dry years: implications for climate change experiments. Global Change Biology. 21:2624-2633. . 2015.
Climate change and the water cycle: A new southwest regional climate hub curriculum unit for 6th-12th grade students. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. . 2015.
Collaboration, interdisciplinary thinking, and communication: new approaches to K–12 ecology education. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):37-43.PDF . 2015.
Connectivity in dryland landscapes: shifting concepts of spatial interactions. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):20-27.PDF . 2015.
Desertification, land use, and the transformation of global drylands. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):28-36.PDF . 2015.
Ecological challenges posed by climate uncertainty. The Economic and Financial Risks of a Changing Climate; Insights from Leading Experts. :8. . 2015.
Emerging technological and cultural shifts advancing drylands research and management. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):52-60.PDF . 2015.
Enhanced interannual precipitation variability increases plant functional diversity that in turn ameliorates negative impact on productivity. Ecology Letters. 18(12):1293-1300.PDF . 2015.
Enhanced precipitation variability decreases grass- and increases shrub-productivity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 112(41):12735-12740.PDF . 2015.
Enhanced precipitation variability effects on water losses and ecosystem functioning: differential response of arid and mesic regions. Climate Change. 131(2):213-227.PDF . 2015.
In-situ measurement of dust devil activity at La Jornada Experimental Range, New Mexico, USA. Aeolian Research. :1-12.PDF . 2015.
Legacy effects in linked ecological–soil– geomorphic systems of drylands. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):13-19.PDF . 2015.
Modifying landscape connectivity by reducing wind driven sediment redistribution, northern Chihuahuan Desert, USA. Aeolian Research. 17:129-137.PDF . 2015.
Quantifying how short-term environmental variation leads to long-term demographic responses to climate change. Journal of Ecology. :1-12. . 2015.
Rangeland ecosystem services: shifting focus from supply to reconciling supply and demand. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1):44-51.PDF . 2015.
Responses of a desert nematode community to changes in water availability. Ecosystems. 6(3) . 2015.
Scale-dependent feedbacks between patch size and plant reproduction in desert grassland. Ecosystems. 18(1):146-153.PDF . 2015.
Sunlight and Soil–Litter Mixing: Drivers of Litter Decomposition in Drylands. Progress in Botany. 76:273-302. . 2015.
A double-sampling approach to deriving training and validation data for remotely-sensed vegetation products. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 35(5):1936-1955.PDF . 2014.
An ecosystem services perspective on brush management: research priorities for competing land-use objectives. Journal of Ecology. 102(6):1394-1407. . 2014.
Constraints and time lags for recovery of a keystone species (Dipodomys spectabilis) after landscape restoration. Landscape Ecology. 29:665-675.PDF . 2014.
Covariate selection with iterative principal component analysis for predicting physical soil properties. Geoderma. 219-220:46-57.PDF . 2014.
Differential sensitivities of grassland structural components to changes in precipitation mediate productivity response in a desert ecosystem. Functional Ecology. 28:1292-1298. . 2014.
Ecohydrology with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Ecosphere. 5(10) . 2014.
Effects of grassland restoration efforts on mound-building ants in the Chihuahuan Desert. Journal of Arid Environments. 111:79-83.PDF . 2014.
Effects of stocking rate on the variability of peak standing crop in a desert steppe of Eurasia grassland. Environmental Management. 53:266-273.PDF . 2014.
Experimental micropedology-A technique for investigating soil carbonate biogenesis along a desert-grassland-forest transect, New Mexico, USA. Spanish Journal of Soil Science. 4(1):1-18. . 2014.
Functional response of U.S. grasslands to the early 21st-century drought. Ecology. 95(8):2121-2133.PDF . 2014.
Harnessing the power of big data: infusing the scientific method with machine learning to transform ecology. Ecosphere. 5(6)PDF . 2014.
High-resolution characterization of a semiarid watershed: Implications on evapotranspiration estimates. Journal of Hydrology. 509:306-319.PDF . 2014.
Interactions among resource partitioning, sampling effect, and facilitation on the biodiversity effect: a modeling approach. Oecologia. 174(2):559-566. . 2014.
Interpretation of high-resolution imagery for detecting vegetation cover composition change after fuels reduction treatments in woodlands. Ecological Indicators. 45:570-578.PDF . 2014.
Mechanisms of grass response in grasslands and shrublands during dry or wet periods. Oecologia. 174:1323-1334.PDF . 2014.
Modeling vegetation heights from high resolution stereo aerial photography: An application for broad-scale rangeland monitoring. Journal of Environmental Management. 144:226-235.PDF . 2014.
Modelling emergent patterns of dynamic desert ecosystems. Ecological Monographs. 84(3):373-410.PDF . 2014.