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  • 2019

    Basso, B., G. Shaui, J. Zhang, and G. P. Robertson. 2019. Yield stability analysis reveals sources of large-scale nitrogen loss from the U.S. Midwest. Scientific Reports 9:5774.

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  • Komatsu, K. J., M. L. Avolio, N. P. Lemoine, F. Isbell, E. Grman, G. R. Houseman, S. E. Koerner, D. S. Johnson, K. R. Wilcox, J. M. Alatalo, J. P. Anderson, R. Aerts, S. G. Baer, A. H. Baldwin, J. Bates, C. Beierkuhnlein, R. T. Belote, J. Blair, J. M. Bloor, P. J. Bohlen, E. W. Bork, E. H. Boughton, W. D. Bowman, A. J. Britton, J. F. Cahill, E. Chaneton, N. R. Chiariello, J. Cheng, S. L. Collins, J. H. Cornelissen, G. Du, A. Eskelinen, J. Firn, B. Foster, L. Gough, K. Gross, L. M. Hallett, X. Han, H. Harmens, M. J. Hovenden, A. Jagerbrand, A. Jentsch, C. Kern, K. Klanderud, A. K. Knapp, J. Kreyling, W. Li, Y. Luo, R. L. McCulley, J. R. McLaren, J. P. Megonigal, J. W. Morgan, V. Onipchenko, S. C. Pennings, J. S. Prevéy, J. N. Price, P. B. Reich, C. H. Robinson, F. L. Russell, O. E. Sala, E. W. Seabloom, M. D. Smith, N. A. Soudzilovskaia, L. Souza, K. Suding, K. B. Suttle, T. Svejcar, D. Tilman, P. Tognetti, R. Turkington, S. White, Z. Xu, L. Yahdjian, Q. Yu, P. Zhang, and Y. Zhang. 2019. Global change effects on plant communities are magnified by time and the number of global change factors imposed. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA doi: 10.1073/pnas.1819027116

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  • Manning, P., J. Loos, A. D. Barnes, P. Batáry, F. J. Bianchi, N. Buchmann, G. B. De Deyn, A. Ebeling, N. Eisenhauer, M. Fischer, J. Fründ, I. Grass, J. Isselstein, M. Jochum, A. M. Klein, E. O. Klingenberg, D. A. Landis, J. Lepš, R. Lindborg, S. T. Meyer, V. M. Temperton, C. Westphal, and T. Tscharntke. 2019. Transferring biodiversity-ecosystem function research to the management of ‘real-world’ ecosystems. Advances in Ecological Research doi: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2019.06.009.

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  • Smidt, S. J., A. D. Kendall, and D. W. Hyndman. 2019. Increase dependence on irrigated crop production across the CONUS (1945-2015). Water 11:1458.

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  • Veen, G. F., E. R. Wubs, R. D. Bardgett, E. Barrios, M. A. Bradford, S. Carvalho, G. B. de Deyn, F. T. de Vries, K. E. Giller, D. Kleijn, D. A. Landis, W. A. Rossing, M. Schrama, J. Six, P. C. Struik, S. van Gils, J. S. Wiskerke, W. H. van Der Putten, and L. E. Vet. 2019. Applying the aboveground-belowground interaction concept in agriculture: spatio-temporal scales matter. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7:300.

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  • Xu, T., J. M. Deines, A. D. Kendall, B. Basso, and D. W. Hyndman. 2019. Addressing challenges for mapping irrigated fields in subhumid temperate regions by integrating remote sensing and hydroclimatic data. Remote Sensing 11:370.

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  • 2018

    Khanna, M., S. M. Swinton, and K. D. Messer. 2018. Sustaining our natural resources in the face of increasing societal demands on agriculture: Directions for future research. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 40:38-59.

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  • Kim, T. N., S. Bartel, B. D. Wills, D. A. Landis, and C. Gratton. 2018. Disturbance differentially affects alpha and beta diversity of ants in tallgrass prairies. Ecosphere 9:e02399.

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  • Noriega, J., J. Hortal, F. Francisco, M. Azcárate, M. Berg, N. Bonada, M. Briones, I. Del Toro, D. Goulson, S. Ibanez, D. Landis, M. Moretti, S. Potts, E. Slade, J. Stout, U. , MD, F. Wackers, B. Woodcock, and A. Santos. 2018. Research trends in ecosystem services provided by insects. Basic and Applied Ecology 26:8-23.

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  • Spiegal, S., B. T. Bestelmeyer, D. W. Archer, D. J. Augustine, E. H. Boughton, R. K. Boughton, M. A. Cavigelli, P. E. Clark, J. D. Derner, E. W. Duncan, C. Hapeman, D. H. Harmel, P. Heilman, M. A. Holly, D. R. Huggins, K. King, P. J. Kleinman, M. A. Liebig, M. A. Locke, G. W. McCarty, N. Millar, S. B. Mirsky, T. B. Moorman, F. B. Pierson, R. , J.R., G. P. Robertson, J. L. Steiner, T. C. Strickland, H. M. Swain, B. J. Wienhold, J. D. Wulfhorst, M. A. Yost, and C. L. Walthall. 2018. Evaluating strategies for sustainable intensification of US agriculture through the Long-Term Agroecosystem Research network. Environmental Research Letters 13:034031.

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  • 2017

    Buchanan, A. L., S. L. Hermann, M. Lund, and Z. Szendrei. 2017. Data from: A meta-analysis of nonconsumptive predator effects in arthropods: the influence of organismal and environmental characteristics. Dryad Digital Repository http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.b3k81.

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  • Buchanan, A. L., S. L. Hermann, M. Lund, and Z. Szendrei. 2017. A meta-analysis of non-consumptive predator effects in arthropods: The influence of organismal and environmental characteristics. Oikos 126:1233-1240.

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  • Dugan, H. A., S. L. Bartlett, S. M. Burke, J. P. Doubek, F. E. Krivak-Tetley, N. K. Skaff, J. C. Summers, K. J. Farrell, I. M. McCullough, A. M. Morales-Williams, D. C. Roberts, Z. Ouyang, F. Scordo, P. C. Hanson, and K. C. Weathers. 2017. Salting our freshwater lakes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114:4453-4458.

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  • Dugan, H. A., J. C. Summers, N. K. Skaff, F. E. Krivak-Tetley, and J. P. Doubek. 2017. Data Descriptor: Long-term chloride concentrations in North American and European freshwater lakes. Scientific Data 4:170101.

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  • Izaurralde, C., W. B. McGill, J. Williams, C. Jones, R. Link, D. Manowitz, D. Schwab, X. Zhang, G. P. Robertson, and N. Millar. 2017. Simulating microbial denitrification with EPIC: Model description and initial testing. Ecological Modelling 359:349-362.

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  • Kim, T. N., A. F. Fox, B. D. Wills, T. D. Meehan, D. A. Landis, and C. Gratton. 2017. Harvesting biofuel grasslands has mixed effects on natural enemy communities and no effects on biocontrol services. Journal of Applied Ecology 54:2011-2021.

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  • Norman, B. C., M. R. Whiles, S. M. Collins, A. S. Flecker, S. K. Hamilton, S. L. Johnson, E. J. Rosi, L. R. Ashkenas, W. B. Bowden, C. L. Crenshaw, T. Crowl, W. K. Dodds, R. O. Hall, R. El-Sabaawi, N. A. Griffiths, E. Marti, W. H. McDowell, S. D. Peterson, H. M. Rantala, T. Riis, K. S. Simon, J. L. Tank, S. A. Thomas, D. von Schiller, and J. R. Webster. 2017. Drivers of nitrogen transfer in stream food webs across continents. Ecology 98:3044-3055.

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  • O'Neill, B. 2017. Increasing rotational complexity in row crops restructures microbial communities and soil nutrient dynamics. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.

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  • Soranno, P. A., L. C. Bacon, M. Beauchene, K. E. Bednar, E. G. Bissell, C. K. Boudreau, M. G. Boyer, M. T. Bremigan, S. R. Carpenter, J. W. Carr, K. S. Cheruvelil, S. T. Christel, M. Claucherty, S. M. Collins, J. D. Conroy, J. A. Downing, J. Dukett, C. E. Fergus, C. T. Filstrup, C. Funk, M. J. Gonzalez, L. T. Green, C. Gries, J. D. Halfman, S. K. Hamilton, P. C. Hanson, E. N. Henry, E. M. Herron, C. Hockings, J. R. Jackson, K. Jacobson-Hedin, L. L. Janus, W. W. Jones, J. R. Jones, C. M. Keson, K. B. King, S. A. Kishbaugh, J. Lapierre, B. Lathrop, J. A. Latimore, Y. Lee, N. R. Lottig, J. A. Lynch, L. J. Matthews, W. H. McDowell, K. E. Moore, B. P. Neff, S. J. Nelson, S. K. Oliver, M. L. Pace, D. C. Pierson, A. C. Poisson, A. I. Pollard, D. M. Post, P. O. Reyes, D. O. Rosenberry, K. M. Roy, L. G. Rudstam, O. Sarnelle, N. J. Schuldt, C. E. Scott, N. K. Skaff, N. J. Smith, N. R. Spinelli, J. J. Stachelek, E. H. Stanley, J. L. Stoddard, S. B. Stopyak, C. A. Stow, J. M. Tallant, P. Tan, A. P. Thorpe, M. J. Vanni, T. Wagner, G. Watkins, K. C. Weathers, K. E. Webster, J. D. White, M. K. Wilmes, and S. Yuan. 2017. LAGOS-NE: a multi-scaled geospatial and temporal database of lake ecological context and water quality for thousands of US lakes. GigaScience 6:1-22.

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  • Tank, J. L., E. Martí, T. Riis, D. von Schiller, A. J. Reisinger, W. K. Dodds, M. R. Whiles, L. R. Ashkenas, W. B. Bowden, S. M. Collins, C. L. Crenshaw, T. A. Crowl, N. A. Griffiths, N. B. Grimm, S. K. Hamilton, S. L. Johnson, W. H. McDowell, B. M. Norman, E. J. Rosi, K. S. Simon, S. A. Thomas, and W. , J.R.. 2017. Partitioning assimilatory nitrogen uptake in streams: an analysis of stable isotope tracer additions across continents. Ecological Monographs 88:120-138.

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  • 2016

    Geertsema, W., W. A. Rossing, D. A. Landis, F. J. Bianchi, P. C. van Rijn, J. H. Schaminée, T. Tscharntke, and W. van der Werf. 2016. Actionable knowledge for ecological intensification of agriculture. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 14:209-216.

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  • Gustafson, D., M. Hayes, E. Janssen, D. B. Lobell, S. Long, G. C. Nelson, H. B. Pakrasi, P. Raven, G. P. Robertson, R. Robertson, and D. Wuebbles. 2016. Pharaoh's dream revisited: An integrated US Midwest field research network for climate adaptation. BioScience 66:80-85.

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  • Hossard, L., D. W. Archer, M. Bertrand, C. Colnenne-David, P. Debaeke, M. Ernfors, M. Jeuffroy, N. Munier-Jolain, C. Nilsson, G. R. Sanford, S. S. Snapp, E. S. Jensen, and D. Makowski. 2016. A meta-analysis of maize and wheat yields in low-input vs. conventional and organic systems. Agronomy Journal 108:1155-1167.

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  • Kallenbach, C. M., S. D. Frey, and A. S. Grandy. 2016. Direct evidence for microbial-derived soil organic matter formation and its ecophysiological controls. Nature Communications 7:13630.

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  • Ladwig, L. M., Z. R. Ratajczak, T. W. Ocheltree, K. A. Hafich, A. C. Churchill, S. J. Frey, C. B. Fuss, C. E. Kazanski, J. D. Muñoz, M. D. Petrie, A. B. Reinmann, and J. G. Smith. 2016. Beyond arctic and alpine: the influence of winter climate on temperate ecosystems. Ecology 97:372-382.

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  • Rusch, A., R. Chaplin-Kramer, M. M. Gardiner, V. Hawro, J. Holland, D. Landis, C. Thies, T. Tscharntke, W. W. Weisser, C. Winqvist, M. Woltz, and R. Bommarco. 2016. Agricultural landscape simplification reduces natural pest control: A quantitative synthesis. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 221:198-204.

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  • Xu, M. 2016. Ecological scaling laws link individual body size variation to population abundance fluctuation. Oikos 125:288-299.

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  • 2015

    Bahlai, C. A., W. vander Werf, M. O'Neal, L. Hemerik, and D. A. Landis. 2015. Shifts in dynamic regime of an invasive lady beetle are linked to the invasion and insecticidal management of its prey. Ecological Applications 25:1807-1818.

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  • Egbendewe-Mondzozo, A., S. M. Swinton, S. Kang, W. M. Post, J. C. Binfield, and W. Thompson. 2015. Bioenergy supply and environmental impacts on cropland: insights from multi-market forecasts in a Great Lakes subregional bioeconomic model. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 37:602-618.

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  • Liere, H., T. N. Kim, B. P. Werling, T. D. Meehan, D. A. Landis, and C. Gratton. 2015. Trophic cascades in agricultural landscapes: indirect effects of landscape composition on crop yield. Ecological Applications 25:652-661.

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  • Smith, M. D., K. LaPierre, S. L. Collins, A. K. Knapp, K. L. Gross, J. E. Barrett, S. D. Frey, L. Gough, R. J. Miller, J. T. Morris, L. E. Rustad, and J. Yarie. 2015. Global environmental change and the nature of aboveground net primary productivity responses: Insights from long-term experiments. Oecologia 177:935-947.

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  • 2014

    Davidson, E. A., J. N. Galloway, N. Millar, and A. M. Leach. 2014. N-related greenhouse gases in North America: innovations for a sustainable future. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 9-10:1-8.

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  • Dodds, W. K., S. M. Collins, S. K. Hamilton, J. L. Tank, S. Johnson, J. R. Webster, K. S. Simon, M. R. Whiles, H. M. Rantala, W. H. McDowell, S. D. Peterson, T. Riis, C. L. Crenshaw, S. A. Thomas, P. B. Kristensen, B. M. Cheever, A. S. Flecker, N. A. Griffiths, T. Crowl, E. J. Rosi-Marshall, R. El-Sabaawi, and E. Martí. 2014. You are not always what we think you eat: selective assimilation across multiple whole-stream isotopic tracer studies. Ecology 95:2757-2767.

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  • Gilmanov, T. G., J. M. Baker, C. J. Bernacchi, D. P. Billesbach, G. G. Burba, S. Castro, J. Chen, W. Eugster, M. L. Fischer, J. A. Gamon, M. T. Gebremedhin, A. J. Glenn, T. J. Griffis, J. L. Hatfield, M. W. Heuer, D. M. Howard, M. Y. Leclerc, H. W. Loescher, O. Marloie, T. P. Meyers, A. Olioso, R. L. Phillips, J. H. Prueger, R. H. Skinner, A. E. Suyker, M. Tenuta, and B. K. Wylie. 2014. Productivity and carbon dioxide exchange of leguminous crops: estimates from flux tower measurements. Agronomy Journal 106:545-559.

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  • McDaniel, M. D., L. K. Tiemann, and A. S. Grandy. 2014. Does agricultural crop diversity enhance soil microbial biomass and organic matter dynamics? A meta-analysis. Ecological Applications 24:560-570.

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  • Necpálová, M., R. P. Anex, A. N. Kravchenko, L. J. Abendroth, S. J. Del Grosso, W. A. Dick, M. J. Helmers, D. Herzmann, J. G. Lauer, E. D. Nafziger, J. E. Sawyer, P. C. Scharf, J. S. Strock, and M. B. Villamil. 2014. What does it take to detect a change in soil carbon stock? A regional comparison of minimum detectable difference and experiment duration in the north central United States. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 69:517-531.

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  • Pryor, S. C., D. Scavia, C. Downer, M. Gaden, L. Iverson, R. Nordstrom, J. Patz, and G. P. Robertson. 2014. Chapter 18: Midwest. Pages 418-440 in J. M. Melillo, T. C. Richmond, and G. W. Yohe, eds. Climate change impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment. U.S. Global Change Research Program, doi:10.7930/J0J1012N.

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  • Robertson, G. P., K. L. Gross, S. K. Hamilton, D. A. Landis, T. M. Schmidt, S. S. Snapp, and S. M. Swinton. 2014. Farming for services: An ecological approach to production agriculture. BioScience 64:404-415.

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  • Shcherbak, I., N. Millar, and G. P. Robertson. 2014. Global metaanalysis of the nonlinear response of soil nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions to fertilizer nitrogen. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111:9199-9204.

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  • Thobaben, E. T. and S. K. Hamilton. 2014. The relative importance of groundwater and its ecological implications in diverse glacial wetlands. American Midland Naturalist 172:205-218.

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  • Woltz, J. M. and D. A. Landis. 2014. Coccinellid response to landscape composition and configuration. Agricultural and Forest Entomology 16:341-349.

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  • 2013

    Cleland, E. E., S. L. Collins, T. L. Dickson, E. C. Farrer, K. L. Gross, L. A. Gherardi, L. Hallett, R. Hobbs, J. Hsu, L. Turnbul, and K. N. Suding. 2013. Sensitivity of grassland plant community composition to spatial vs. temporal variation in precipitation. Ecology 94:1687-1696.

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  • Millar, N., G. P. Robertson, A. Diamant, R. J. Gehl, P. R. Grace, and J. P. Hoben. 2013. Quantifying N2O emissions reductions in US agricultural crops through N fertilizer rate reduction. Verified Carbon Standard, Washington, DC, USA.

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  • Robinson, T. M., K. J. La Pierre, M. A. Vadeboncoeur, K. M. Byrne, M. L. Thomey, and S. E. Colby. 2013. Seasonal, not annual precipitation drives community productivity across ecosystems. Oikos 122:727-738.

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  • 2012

    Calderón, F. J., D. J. Schultz, and E. A. Paul. 2012. Carbon allocation, belowground transfers, and lipid turnover in a plant–microbial association. Soil Science Society of America Journal 76:1614-1623.

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  • Gage, S. H. 2012. Computational ecology. Pages 141-144 in A. Hastings and L. J. Gross, eds. Encyclopedia of Theoretical Ecology. University of California Press, Los Angeles, California USA .

  • Millar, N., G. P. Robertson, A. Diamant, R. J. Gehl, P. R. Grace, and J. P. Hoben. 2012. Methodology for quantifying nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions reductions by reducing nitrogen fertilizer use on agricultural crops. American Carbon Registry, Winrock International, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA.

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  • Woltz, M. J., R. Isaacs, and D. A. Landis. 2012. Landscape structure and habitat management differentially influence insect natural enemies in an agricultural landscape. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 152:40-49.

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  • 2011

    Beaulieu, J. J., J. L. Tank, S. K. Hamilton, W. M. Wollheim, R. O. Hall, Jr., P. J. Mulholland, B. J. Peterson, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, W. K. Dodds, N. B. Grimm, S. L. Johnson, W. H. Mcdowell, G. C. Poole, H. M. Valett, C. P. Arango, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, A. M. Helton, L. T. Johnson, J. M. O'Brien, J. D. Potter, R. W. Sheibley, D. J. Sobota, and S. M. Thomas. 2011. Nitrous oxide emission from denitrification in stream and river networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108:214-219.

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  • Cleland, E. E., C. M. Clark, S. L. Collins, J. E. Fargione, L. Gough, K. L. Gross, S. C. Pennings, and K. N. Suding. 2011. Patterns of trait convergence and divergence among native and exotic species in herbaceous plant communities are not modified by nitrogen enrichment. Journal of Ecology 99:1327-1338.

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  • Collins, S. L., S. R. Carpenter, S. M. Swinton, T. L. Gragson, N. B. Grimm, J. M. Grove, S. L. Harlan, A. K. Knapp, G. P. Kofinas, J. J. Magnuson, W. H. McDowell, J. M. Melack, L. A. Ogden, D. Ornstein, G. P. Robertson, M. D. Smith, and A. C. Whitmer. 2011. An integrated conceptual framework for long-term social-ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 9:351-357.

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  • Eagle, A. J., L. R. Henry, L. P. Olander, K. Haugen-Kozyra, N. Millar, and G. P. Robertson. 2011. Greenhouse gas mitigation potential of agricultural land management in the United States: a synthesis of the literature. Third Edition. Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Durham, North Carolina, USA.

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  • Grace, P., G. P. Robertson, N. Millar, M. Colunga-Garcia, B. Basso, S. Gage, and J. Hoben. 2011. The contribution of maize cropping in the Midwest USA to global warming: A regional estimate. Agricultural Systems 104:292-296.

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  • Helton, A. M., G. C. Poole, J. L. Meyer, W. M. Wollheim, B. J. Peterson, P. J. Mulholland, E. S. Bernhardt, J. A. Stanford, C. Arango, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, W. K. Dodds, S. V. Gregory, R. O. Hall, S. K. Hamilton, S. L. Johnson, W. H. McDowell, J. D. Potter, J. L. Tank, S. M. Thomas, H. Valett, J. R. Webster, and L. Zeglin. 2011. Thinking outside the channel: modeling nitrogen cycling in networked river ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 9:229-238.

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  • Lal, R., J. A. Delgado, P. M. Groffman, N. Millar, C. Dell, and A. Rotz. 2011. Management to mitigate and adapt to climate change. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 66:276-285.

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  • Lüpold, S., D. F. Westneat, and T. R. Birkhead. 2011. Geographical variation in sperm morphology in the red-winged blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus). Evolutionary Ecology 25:373-390.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3529)
  • Meehan, T. D., B. P. Werling, D. A. Landis, and C. Gratton. 2011. Agricultural landscape simplification and insecticide use in the Midwestern United States. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108:11500-11505.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2089)
  • Song, F., J. Zhao, and S. M. Swinton. 2011. Switching to perennial energy crops under uncertainty and costly reversibility. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93:764-779.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2080)
  • Swinton, S. M., B. A. Babcock, L. K. James, and V. Bandaru. 2011. Higher US crop prices trigger little area expansion so marginal land for biofuel crops is limited. Energy Policy 39:5254-5258.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2079)
  • Werling, B. P., T. D. Meehan, C. Gratton, and D. A. Landis. 2011. Influence of habitat and landscape perenniality on insect natural enemies in three candidate biofuel crops. Biological Control 59:304-312.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2076)
  • 2010

    Ahern, R. G., D. A. Landis, A. A. Reznicek, and D. W. Schemske. 2010. Spread of exotic plants in the landscape: the role of time, growth habit, and history of invasiveness. Biological Invasions 12:3157-3169.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2159)
  • Ball, B. A., J. S. Kominoski, H. E. Adams, S. E. Jones, E. S. Kane, T. D. Loecke, W. M. Mahaney, J. P. Martina, C. M. Prather, T. M. Robinson, and C. T. Solomon. 2010. Direct and terrestrial vegetation-mediated effects of environmental change on aquatic ecosystem processes. BioScience 60:590-601.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2158)
  • Bernot, M. J., D. J. Sobota, R. O. Hall, Jr., P. J. Mulholland, W. K. Dodds, J. R. Webster, J. L. Tank, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, S. V. Gregory, N. B. Grimm, S. K. Hamilton, S. L. Johnson, W. H. McDowell, J. L. Meyer, B. J. Peterson, G. C. Poole, H. M. Valett, C. Arango, J. J. Beaulieu, A. J. Burgin, C. M. Crenshaw, A. M. Helton, L. Johnson, J. Merriam, B. R. Niederlehner, J. M. O'Brien, J. D. Potter, R. W. Sheibley, S. M. Thomas, and K. C. Wilson. 2010. Inter-regional comparison of land-use effects on stream metabolism. Freshwater Biology 55:1874-1890.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2157)
  • Gardiner, M. M., D. A. Landis, C. Gratton, N. Schmidt, M. O'Neal, E. Mueller, J. Chacon, and G. E. Heimpel. 2010. Landscape composition influences the activity density of Carabidae and Arachnida in soybean fields. Biological Control 55:11-19.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2151)
  • Heimpel, G. E., L. E. Frelich, D. A. Landis, K. R. Hopper, K. A. Hoelmer, Z. Sezen, M. K. Asplen, and K. Wu. 2010. European buckthorn and Asian soybean aphid as components of an extensive invasional meltdown in North America. Biological Invasions 12:2913-2931.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2143)
  • Landis, D. A. and B. P. Werling. 2010. Arthropods and biofuel production systems in North America. Insect Science 17:220-236.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2140)
  • Noma, T., C. Gratton, M. Colunga-Garcia, M. J. Brewer, E. E. Mueller, K. A. Wyckhuys, G. E. Heimpel, and M. E. O'Neal. 2010. Relationship of soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to soybean plant nutrients, landscape structure, and natural enemies. Environmental Entomology 39:31-41.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3469)
  • 2009

    Gardiner, M. M., D. A. Landis, C. Gratton, N. Schmidt, M. O. O'Neal, E. Mueller, J. Chacon, G. E. Heimpel, and C. D. DiFonzo. 2009. Landscape composition influences patterns of native and exotic lady beetle abundance. Diversity and Distribution 15:554-564.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2208)
  • Gardiner, M. M., D. A. Landis, C. Gratton, C. D. DiFonzo, M. O. O'Neal, J. Chacon, M. Wayo, N. Schmidt, E. Mueller, and G. E. Heimpel. 2009. Landscape diversity enhances biological control of an introduced crop pest in the north-central USA. Ecological Applications 19:143-154.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2209)
  • Hall, R. O., J. L. Tank, D. J. Sobota, P. J. Mulholland, J. M. O'Brien, W. K. Dodds, J. R. Webster, H. M. Valett, G. C. Poole, B. J. Peterson, J. L. Meyer, W. H. McDowell, S. L. Johnson, S. K. Hamilton, N. B. Grimm, S. V. Gregory, C. N. Dahm, L. W. Cooper, L. R. Ashkenas, S. M. Thomas, R. W. Sheibley, J. D. Potter, B. R. Niederlehner, L. T. Johnson, A. M. Helton, C. M. Crenshaw, A. J. Burgin, M. J. Bernot, J. J. Beaulieu, and C. P. Arango. 2009. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N addition experiments: Total uptake. Limnology and Oceanography 54:653-665.

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  • Hoben, J. P. 2009. On-farm nitrous oxide (N2O) response to nitrogen fertilizer in corn cropping systems. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA..

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2201)
  • Lüpold, S. 2009. Sexual selection and sperm design in passerine birds. Dissertation, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, United Kingdom. .

  • Mullholland, P. J., R. O. Hall, Jr., D. J. Sobota, W. K. Dodds, D. L. Findlay, N. B. Grimm, S. K. Hamilton, W. H. McDowell, J. M. O'Brien, J. L. Tank, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, S. V. Gregory, S. L. Johnson, W. M. Meyer, B. J. Peterson, G. C. Poole, H. M. Valett, J. R. Webster, C. Arango, J. Beaulieu, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, A. M. Helton, L. T. Johnson, B. R. Niederlehner, J. D. Potter, R. W. Sheibley, and S. M. Thomas. 2009. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N addition experiments: Denitrification. Limnology and Oceanography 54:666-680.

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  • 2008

    Cleland, E. E., C. Clark, S. Collins, J. Fargione, L. Gough, K. L. Gross, D. G. Milchunas, S. Pennings, W. D. Bowman, I. C. Burke, W. K. Lauenroth, G. P. Robertson, J. Simpson, D. Tilman, and K. N. Suding. 2008. Species responses to nitrogen fertilization in herbaceous plant communities, and associated species traits. Ecology 89:1175.

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  • Collins, S., K. N. Suding, E. E. Cleland, M. Batty, S. Pennings, K. L. Gross, J. B. Grace, L. Gough, J. Fargionne, and C. M. Clark. 2008. Rank clocks and plant community dynamics. Ecology 89:3534-3541.

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  • Gardiner, M. 2008. Landscape scale and within-field influences on predator abundance and biocontrol services in soybean fields. Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2264)
  • Johnson, L. T. 2008. The influence of land use on the role of dissolved organic carbon and nitrogen in stream nutrient processing. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, USA.

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  • Kane, E. S., E. F. Betts, A. J. Burgin, H. M. Clilverd, C. L. Crenshaw, J. B. Fellan, I. H. Myers-Smith, J. A. O'Donnell, D. J. Sobota, W. J. Van Verseveld, and J. B. Jones. 2008. Precipitation control over inorganic nitrogen import-export budgets across watersheds: A synthesis of long-term ecological research. Ecohydrology 1:105-117.

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  • Landis, D. A., M. M. Gardiner, W. van der Werf, and S. M. Swinton. 2008. Increasing corn for biofuel production reduces biocontrol services in agricultural landscapes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 105:20552-20557.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2250)
  • Mulholland, P. J., A. M. Helton, G. C. Poole, R. O. Hall, S. K. Hamilton, B. J. Peterson, J. L. Tank, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, W. K. Dodds, S. Findlay, S. V. Gregory, N. B. Grimm, S. L. Johnson, W. H. McDowell, J. L. Meyer, H. M. Valett, W. , J.R., C. P. Arango, J. J. Beaulieu, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, L. T. Johnson, B. R. Niederlehner, J. M. O'Brien, J. D. Potter, R. W. Sheibley, D. J. Sobota, and S. M. Thomas. 2008. Stream denitrification across biomes and its response to anthropogenic nitrate loading. Nature 452:202-206.

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  • Robertson, G. P., V. H. Dale, O. C. Doering, S. P. Hamburg, J. M. Melillo, M. M. Wander, W. J. Parton, P. R. Adler, J. N. Barney, R. M. Cruse, C. S. Duke, P. M. Fearnside, R. F. Follett, H. K. Gibbs, J. Goldemberg, D. J. Miadenoff, D. Ojima, M. W. Palmer, A. Sharpley, L. Wallace, K. C. Weathers, J. A. Wiens, and W. W. Wilhelm. 2008. Sustainable biofuels redux. Science 322:49-50.

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  • Safir, G. R., S. H. Gage, M. Colunga-Garcia, P. Grace, and S. Rowshan. 2008. Simulation of corn yields in the Upper Great Lakes Region of the US using a modeling framework. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 60:301-305.

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  • 2007

    Jensen, O. P., B. J. Benson, J. J. Magnuson, V. M. Card, M. N. Futter, P. A. Soranno, and K. M. Stewart. 2007. Spatial analysis of ice phenology trends across the Laurentian Great Lakes region during a recent warming period. Limnology and Oceanography 52:2013-2026.

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  • (National Research Council) 2007. Status of Pollinators in North America. National Academy Press, Washington, DC, USA

  • Nessledge, G. M., B. A. Maurer, and S. H. Gage. 2007. Gypsy moth response to landscape structure differs from neutral model predictions: Implications for invasion monitoring. Biological Invasions 9:585-595.

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  • Robertson, G. P., L. W. Burger, C. L. Kling, R. Lowrance, and D. J. Mulla. 2007. New approaches to environmental management research at landscape and watershed scales. Pages 27-50 in M. Schnepf and C. Cox, eds. Managing Agricultural Landscapes for Environmental Quality. Ankeny, Iowa, USA.

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  • Wossink, A. and S. Swinton. 2007. Jointness in production and farmers' willingness to supply non-marketed ecosystem services. Ecological Economics 64:297-304.

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  • Zhang, W., T. H. Ricketts, C. Kremen, K. Carney, and S. M. Swinton. 2007. Ecosystem services and dis-services to agriculture. Ecological Economics 64:253-260.

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  • 2006

    Schmidt, T. M. 2006. The maturing of microbial ecology. International Microbiology 9:217-223.

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  • Swinton, S. M., F. Lupi, G. P. Robertson, and D. A. Landis. 2006. Ecosystem services from agriculture: Looking beyond the usual suspects. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 88:1160-1166.

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  • 2005

    Dethlefsen, L. and T. M. Schmidt. 2005. Differences in codon bias cannot explain differences in translational power among microbes. BMC Bioinformatices 6:3.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2462)
  • Landis, D. A., F. D. Menalled, A. C. Costamagna, and T. K. Wilkinson. 2005. Manipulating plant resources to enhance beneficial arthropods in agricultural landscapes. Weed Science 53:902-908.

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  • 2004

    Dodds, W. K., E. Marti, J. L. Tank, J. Pontius, S. K. Hamilton, N. B. Grimm, W. B. Bowden, W. H. McDowell, B. J. Peterson, H. M. Valett, J. R. Webster, and S. Gregory. 2004. Carbon and nitrogen stoichiometry and nitrogen cycling in streams. Oecologia 140:458-467.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2510)
  • Menalled, F. D., D. A. Landis, and L. E. Dyer. 2004. Research and extension supporting ecologically based IPM systems. Journal of Crop Improvement 11:153-174.

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  • 2003

    Dalal, R. C., W. Wang, G. P. Robertson, and W. J. Parton. 2003. Nitrous oxide emission from Australian agricultural lands and mitigation options: A review. Australian Journal of Soil Research 41:165-195.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2566)
  • Reilly, J., F. Tubiello, B. A. McCarl, D. Abler, R. Darwin, K. Fuglie, S. Hollinger, R. C. Izaurralde, S. Jagtag, J. Jones, L. Mearns, D. Ojima, E. A. Paul, K. Paustian, S. Riha, N. Rosenberg, and C. Rosenzweig. 2003. U.S. agriculture and climate change: New results. Climatic Change 57:43-69.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2536)
  • South, S. R. 2003. Identification and mapping of agricultural tillage methods utilizing remotely sensed data. Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2526)
  • Symstad, A. J., F. S. Chapin, D. H. Wall, K. L. Gross, L. F. Huenneke, G. G. Mittelbach, D. P. Peters, and D. G. Tilman. 2003. Long-term and large-scale perspectives on biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationships. BioScience 53:89-98.

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  • 2001

    Mittelbach, G. G., C. S. Steiner, K. L. Gross, H. Reynolds, S. M. Scheiner, R. B. Waide, M. R. Willig, and S. I. Dodson. 2001. What is the observed relationship between species richness and productivity? Ecology 82:2381-2396.

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  • 2000

    Gross, K. L., M. R. Willig, L. Gough, R. Inouye, and S. B. Cox. 2000. Species density and productivity at different spatial scales in herbaceous plant communities. Oikos 89:417-427.

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  • 1999

    Gage, S. H., S. A. Isard, and M. Colunga-Garcia. 1999. Ecological scaling of aerobiological dispersal processes. Agricultural and Forest Meterorology 97:249-261.

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  • Menalled, F. D., P. C. Marino, S. H. Gage, and D. A. Landis. 1999. Does agricultural landscape structure affect parasitism and parasitoid diversity? Ecological Applications 9:634-641.

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  • 1998

    Lele, S., M. Taper, and S. H. Gage. 1998. Statistical analysis of population dynamics in space and time using estimating functions. Ecology 79:1489-1502.

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  • 1994

    Elliott, E. T., K. Paustian, H. P. Collins, E. A. Paul, C. V. Cole, I. C. Burke, R. L. Blevins, D. J. Lyon, W. W. Frye, A. D. Halvorson, D. R. Huggins, R. F. Turco, M. Hickman, C. A. Monz, and S. D. Frey. 1994. Terrestrial carbon pools and dynamics: preliminary data from the corn belt and Great Plains. Pages 179-191Defining soil quality for a sustainable environment. Soil Science Society of America, Special publication number 35, Madison, WI

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  • 1990

    Crum, J. R., G. P. Robertson, and F. Nurenberger. 1990. Long-term climate trends and agricultural productivity in Southwestern Michigan. Pages 53-58 in U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, Asheville, North Carolina, USA.

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