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  • Brinley Buckley, E. M., C. R. Allen, M. Forsberg, M. Farrell, and A. J. Caven. 2017. Capturing change: the duality of time-lapse imagery to acquire data and depict ecological dynamics. Ecology and Society 22(3):30.
    https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-09268-220330
  • Bundschuh, M., R. Schulz, R. Schäfer, C. Allen, and D. Angeler. 2017. Resilience in ecotoxicology: Toward a multiple equilibrium context. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36:2574-2580.
  • Burnett, J.L., C.P. Roberts, C.R. Allen, M.B. Brown, and M.P. Moulton. 2017. Dynamics of range expansion by Passer montanus in North America. Biological Invasions 19: 5-9.

  • Gunderson, L., B. A. Cosens, B. C. Chaffin, C. A. (T.) Arnold, A. K. Fremier, A. S. Garmestani, R. K. Craig, H. Gosnell, H. E. Birge, C. R. Allen, M. H. Benson, R. R. Morrison, M. C. Stone, J. A. Hamm, K. Nemec, E. Schlager, and D. Llewellyn. 2017. Regime shifts and panarchies in regional scale social-ecological water systems. Ecology and Society 22(1):31.
    https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-08879-220131
  • Streit Krug, A., D. R. Uden, C. R. Allen, and D. Twidwell. 2017. Culturally induced range infilling of eastern redcedar: a problem in ecology, an ecological problem, or both?.
    Ecology and Society 22(2):46. https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-09357-220246
  • Gillespie, C.R. and J.J. Fontaine. 2017. Shorebird migratory stopover responses to local and regional change: habitat decisions in a vanishing landscape. J. Wildlife Management 81:1051-1062. DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.21271
  • Cumming, G.S., and C.R. Allen. 2017. Protected areas as social ecological-systems: Perspectives from resilience and social-ecological systems theory. Ecological Applications 27: 1709-1717. DOI: 10.1002/eap.1584.
  • DeWitte, S.N., M.H. Kurth, C.R. Allen and I. Linkov. 2017. Disease epidemics: Lessons for resilience in an increasingly connected world. Journal of Public Health 39: 254-257.

  • Martin, D. R., D. Shizuka, C. J. Chizinski, and K. L. Pope. 2017. Network analysis of a regional fishery: implications for management of natural resources, and recruitment and retention of anglers. Fisheries Research 194:31-41.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., D. G. Angeler, J. J. Fontaine, A. S. Garmestani, N. M. Hart, K. L. Pope, and D. Twidwell. 2017. Adaptive management of rangeland ecosystems. Pages 373-394 in D. D. Briske, editor. Rangeland systems: processes, management and challenges. Springer, New York.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J., C.F. Jorgensen, E.F. Stuber, L. Gruber, A.A. Bishop, J.J. Lusk, E. Zach and K.L. Decker. 2017. Species distributions models in wildlife planning: agricultural policy and wildlife management in the Great Plains. Wildlife Society Bulletin 41:194-204. DOI: 10.1002/wsb.763
  • Pope, K. L., L. A. Powell, B. S. Harmon, M. A. Pegg, and C. J. Chizinski. 2017. Estimating the number of recreational anglers for a given waterbody. Fisheries Research 191:69-75.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., J. Slater, E. Wiggers and H. Birge. 2017. The invasive ant, Solenopsis invicta, reduces herpetofauna richness and abundance. Biological Invasions 19: 713-722.
  • Wszola, L., V. Simonsen, E.F. Stuber, C. Gillespie, L.N. Messinger, K.L. Decker, J.J. Lusk, C.F. Jorgensen, A.A. Bishop , and J.J. Fontaine. Translating statistical wildlife-habitat models to interactive decision support tools. Plos One.
  • Haak, D. M., B. D. Fath, V. E. Forbes, D. R. Martin, and K. L. Pope. 2017. Coupling ecological and social network models to assess "transmission" and "contagion" of an aquatic invasive species. Journal of Environmental Management 190:243-251.  | Download  | 
  • Birgé, H.E., C.R. Allen, D.G. Angeler, S.G. Baer, R.A. Bevans and D.H. Wall. 2016.
    Adaptive management for soil ecosystem services. Journal of Environmental
    Management 183: 371-378.

  • Hodbod, J., O. Barreteau, C.R. Allen and Daniele Magda. 2016. Managing adaptively for multifunctionality in agricultural systems. Journal of Environmental Management 183: 379-388.

  • Chaffin, B., A.S. Garmestani, D.G. Angeler, D.L. Herrmann, C.A. Stow, M. Nyström, J. Sendzimir , M.E. Hopton, J. Kolasa and C.R. Allen. 2016. Biological invasions, ecological resilience and adaptive governance. Journal of Environmental Management
    183: 399-407.
  • Chaffin, B.C., A.S. Garmestani, L.H. Gunderson, M.H. Benson, D.A. Angeler, C Arnold, B. Cosens, R.K. Craig, J.B. Ruhl and C.R. Allen. 2016. Transformative environmental governance. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 41: 399-423.
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, A.S. Garmestani, L.H. Gunderson and I. Linkov. 2017.
    Panarchy use in environmental science for risk and resilience planning. Environment,
    Systems and Decisions 36: 225-228.
  • Twidwell, D., C.R. Allen, S. Elbaum, and C. Detweiler. Smokey comes of age: Unmanned aerial systems for fire management. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment:
  • Allen, C.R., H.E. Birge, S.L. Bartelt-Hunt, R.A. Bevans, J.L. Burnett, B.A. Cosens, X Cai, A.S. Garmestani, I. Linkov, E.A. Scott, M.D. Solomon and D.R. Uden. 2016. Avoiding
    decline: Fostering resilience and sustainability in midsize cities. Sustainability 8: 844-868.

  • Birgé, H. E., C. R. Allen, A. S. Garmestani, and K. L. Pope. 2016. Adaptive management for ecosystem services. Journal of Environmental Management 183:343-352.  | Download  | 
  • Laskowski, J., C. Gillespie, L. Corral, A. Oden, K. Fricke, and J.J. Fontaine. Teaching animal habitat selection using wildlife tracking equipment. Science Activities 53:147-154. DOI: 10.1080/00368121.2016.1211080  | Abstract | 
  • DeBoer, J. A., and K. L. Pope. 2016. Factors influencing recruitment of walleye and white bass to three distinct early ontogenetic stages. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 25:504-517.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., M. A. Pegg, N. W. Cole, S. F. Siddons, A. D. Fedele, B. S. Harmon, R. L. Ruskamp, D. R. Turner, and C. C. Uerling. 2016. Fishing for ecosystem services. Journal of Environmental Management 183:408-417.  | Download  | 
  • Sundstrom, S.M., C.R. Allen and L.H. Gunderson. 2016. Resisting resilience theory—a response to Connell, Sean D, and Ghedini, Giulia. 2015. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 31:412-413.
  • Spanbauer, T.L., C.R. Allen, D.G. Angeler, T. Eason, S.C. Fritz, A.S. Garmestani, K.L. Nash, J.R. Stone, C.A. Stow, and S. Sundstrom. Body size distributions signal regime shifts in
    ecosystems. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. DOI:
    10.1098/rspb.2016.0249.

  • Pope, K. L., C. J. Chizinski, C. L. Wiley, and D. R. Martin. 2016. Influence of anglers’ specializations on catch, harvest, and bycatch of targeted taxa. Fisheries Research 183:128-137.  | Download  | 
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, C. Barichievy, T. Eason, A.S. Garmestani, N.A.J. Graham, D. Granholm, L. Gunderson, M. Knutson, K.L. Nash, R.J. Nelson, M. Nyström, T. Spanbauer, C.A. Stow, and S.M. Sundstrom. 2016. Management implications of discontinuity theory. Journal of Applied Ecology 53:688-698.
  • Angeler, D.G., and C.R. Allen. Quantifying resilience. 2016. Journal of Applied Ecology 53: 617-624.
  • Allen, C.R., D.G. Angeler, G.S. Cumming, C. Folke, D. Twidwell, and D. Uden. 2016. Quantifying spatial resilience. Journal of Applied Ecology 53: 625-635.
  • Angeler, D.G, S. Sundstrom, and C.R. Allen. 2016. Deathcore, creativity, and scientific thinking. Research Ideas and Outcomes 2: e8867
  • Simonsen, V.L and J.J. Fontaine. 2016. Landscape context influences nest survival in a Midwest grassland. J. Wildlife Management 80:877-883. DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.1068
  • Allen, C.R., A.S. Garmestani and D.G. Angeler. 2016. Resilience. In Wohl, E., Editor. Oxford Bibliographies in Environmental Science. Oxford University Press, New York.
    DOI: 10.1093/obo/9780199363445-0048.

  • DeBoer, J. A., C. M. Webber, T. A. Dixon, and K. L. Pope. 2016. The influence of a severe reservoir drawdown on springtime zooplankton and larval fish assemblages in Red Willow Reservoir, Nebraska. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 31:131-146.  | Download  | 
  • Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, K. L. Pope, and S. Schainost. 2016. Potential population and assemblage influences of non-native trout on native nongame fish in Nebraska headwater streams. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 25:99-108.  | Download  | 
  • Spurgeon, J. J., N. T. Stewart, M. A. Pegg, K. L. Pope, and M. T. Porath. 2016. Using standardized fishery data to inform rehabilitation efforts. Lake and Reservoir Management 32:41-50.  | Download  | 
  • Angeler, DG, CR Allen, AS Garmestani, LH Gunderson, O Hjerne, M Winder. 2016. Quantifying the adaptive cycle. PLoS ONE 10(12): e0146053. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146053.
  • Allen, C.R., and A. Garmestani. 2015. Adaptive Management. Pages 1 - 10 in Allen and Garmestani, Editors, Adaptive Management of Social-ecological Systems. Springer, Dordrecht, the Netherlands.
  • Garmestani, A.S., and C.R. Allen. 2015. Adaptive management of social-ecological systems: the path forward. Pages 255-262 in Allen, C.R., and A.S. Garmestani, Editors. Adaptive Management of Social Ecological Systems. Springer, Dordrecht, the Netherlands.
  • Allen, C.R., D.G. Angeler, M. P. Moulton, and C. S. Holling. The importance of scaling for detecting community patterns: success and failure in assemblages of introduced species. Diversity 7:229-241.
  • Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, A.A. Bishop, R. Grosse, C.F. Jorgensen, T.G. LaGrange, R.G. Stutheit, and M.P. Vrtiska. 2015. Predictions of future ephemeral wetland habitat availability for the continued management of North American waterbirds under global change. Ecosphere 6:art215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES15-00256.1
    Ecosphere.
  • Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, D.G. Angeler, L.Corral and K.A. Fricke. 2015. Adaptive invasive species distribution models: A framework for modeling incipient invasions. Biological Invasions 10: 2831-2850.
  • Angeler, D.G., D.L. Baho, C.R. Allen, and R.K. Johnson. 2015. Linking degradation status with ecosystem vulnerability to environmental change. Oecologia 178: 899-913.
  • Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2015. Experimental evaluation of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss predation on longnose dace Rhinichthys cataractae. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 24:600-607.  | Download  | 
  • Kowalewski, L. K., C. J. Chizinski, L. A. Powell, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2015. Accuracy or precision: implications of sample design and methodology on abundance estimation. Ecological Modelling 316:185-190.  | Download  | 
  • Green, O.O., A.S. Garmestani, L.H. Gunderson, C.R. Allen, J.B. Ruhl, C.A. Arnold, N.A.J. Graham, B. Cosens, D.G. Angeler, B. Chaffin and C.S. Holling. 2015. Barriers and bridges to the integration of social-ecological resilience and law. Frontiers in Ecology
    and the Environment 13:332-337.

  • Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, T.D. McCoy, R. B. Mitchell and Q. Guan. 2015. Predicted avian responses to scenarios of biofuel-based landuse change in an intensive agricultural landscape. Global Change Biology – Bioenergy 7: 717-726.
  • Spears, B.M., S.C. Ives, D.G. Angeler, C.R. Allen, S Birk, L. Carvalho, S. Cavers, F. Daunt, R.D. Morton, M.J.O. Pocock, G. Rhodes, and S.J. Thackeray. 2015. Effective management of ecological resilience – are we there yet? Journal of Applied Ecology 52: 1311-1315.
  • Spurgeon, J. J., M. J. Hamel, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2015. The global status of freshwater fish age validation studies and a prioritization framework for further research. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture 23:329-345.  | Download  | 
  • Graeme S. Cumming, Craig R. Allen, Natalie C. Ban, Duan Biggs, Harry C. Biggs, David H. M. Cumming, Alta De Vos, Graham Epstein, Michel Etienne, Kristine Maciejewski, Raphaël Mathevet, Christine Moore, Mateja Nenadovic, and Michael Schoon. 2015.
    Understanding protected area resilience: a multi-scale, social-ecological approach. Ecological Applications 25: 299-319.
  • DeBoer, J. A., J. J. Fontaine, C. J. Chizinski, and K. L. Pope. 2015. Masked expression of life-history traits in a highly variable environment. Great Plains Research 25:25-38.  | Download  | 
  • Pegg, M. A., K. L. Pope, L. A. Powell, K. C. Turek, J. J. Spurgeon, N. T. Stewart, N. P. Hogberg, and M. T. Porath. 2015. Reservoir rehabilitations: seeking the fountain of youth. Fisheries 40:177-181.  | Download  | 
  • Birge, H.E, C.R Allen, R.K. Craig, A.S. Garmestani, J.A. Hamm, C. Babbitt, K. Nemec,
    and E. Schlager. 2014. Social-Ecological Resilience and Law in the Platte River Basin.
    Idaho Law Review 51:229 - 256.
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, D.R. Uden, and R.K. Johnson. 2015. Spatial scaling patterns and functional redundancies in a changing boreal lake landscape.
    Ecosystems 18:889-902.
  • Martin, D. R., C. J. Chizinski, and K. L. Pope. 2015. Reservoir area of influence and implications for fisheries management. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 35:185-190.  | Download  | 
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, A. Vila-Gispert, and D. Almeida. 2014. Fitness in animals correlates with proximity to discontinuities in body mass distributions. Ecological Complexity 20:213-218.
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, H.E. Birge, B.G. McKie, R.K. Johnson. 2014. Assessing and managing freshwater ecosystems vulnerable to global change. Ambio 43:113-125.
  • Fontaine, J.J., R.J. Stutzman, and L.Z. Gannes. 2015. Leaps, chains, and climate change for western migratory songbirds. Pp. 3–15 in E.M. Wood and J.L. Kellermann (editors). Phenological synchrony and bird migration: changing climate and seasonal resources in North America. Studies in Avian Biology (no. 47), CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.  | Download  | 
  • Stutzman, R.J., and J.J. Fontaine. 2015. Shorebird migration in the face of climate change: potential shifts in migration phenology and resource availability. Pp. 145–159 in E.M. Wood and J.L. Kellermann (editors), Phenological synchrony and bird migration: changing climate and seasonal resources in North America. Studies in Avian Biology (no. 47), CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Haugen, M. T., L. A. Powell, M. P. Vrtiska, and K. L. Pope. 2015. The effects of harvest regulations on behaviors of duck hunters. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 20:15-29.  | Download  | 
  • Emma Göthe, Leonard Sandin, Craig R. Allen and David G. Angeler. 2014. Quantifying cross-scale spatial patterns and their local and regional correlates in headwater streams: implications for resilience. Ecology and Society 19(3): 15. http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-06750-190315.


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  • Chizinski, C. J., D. R. Martin, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Self-confidence of anglers in identification of freshwater sport fish. Fisheries Management and Ecology 21:448-453.  | Download  | 
  • Myers, P.E., H. Birge, and C.R. Allen. Consuming fire ants reduces northern bobwhite survival and weight gain. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 30:49-58.
  • Allen, C.R., D.G. Angeler, A.S. Garmestani, L.H. Gunderson and C.S. Holling. 2014. Panarchy: theory and application. Ecosystems 17:578-589.
  • Uden, D. R., M. L. Hellman, D.G. Angeler, and C. R. Allen. The role of reserves
    and anthropogenic elements for functional connectivity and resilience of ephemeral
    habitats. Ecological Applications 24:1569-1582.
  • Nash, K.L., C. R. Allen, C. Barichievy, M. Nyström, S. Sundstrom, and N.A.J. Graham. Habitat structure and body size distributions: ecosystem appropriate metrics and methods. Oikos 123:971-983.  | Abstract | 
  • Haak, D. M., B. J. Stephen, R. A. Kill, N. A. Smeenk, C. R. Allen, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Toxicity of copper sulfate and rotenone to Chinese mystery snail (Bellamya chinensis). Management of Biological Invasions 5:371-375.  | Download  | 
  • Spanbauer, T.L., C.R. Allen, D.G. Angeler, T. Eason, K.L. Nash, S.C. Fritz, and J.R. Stone.
    2014. Prolonged instability prior to a regime shift. PLoS ONE 9(10): e108936. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0108936
  • Sundstrom, S., C.R. Allen, A.S. Garmestani, J. Garcia, and D.G. Angeler. 2014. Transdisciplinary application of the cross-scale resilience model. Sustainability 6(10):
    6925-6948.

  • Chizinski, C. J., D. R. Martin, C. G. Huber, and K. L. Pope. 2014. The influence of a rapid drawdown and prolonged dewatering on fishing effort, catch, and harvest in a Nebraska reservoir. Great Plains Research 24:145-152.  | Download  | 
  • Huber, C. G., T. B. Grabowski, K. L. Pope, and R. Patiño. 2014. Distribution and habitat associations of juvenile common snook in the lower Rio Grande, Texas. Marine and Coastal Fisheries 6:170-180.  | Abstract |  Download  |  Publisher Website | 
  • Cosens, B., L. Gunderson, C.R. Allen and M. Harm Benson. Identifying legal, ecological
    and governance obstacles and opportunities for adapting to climate change. Sustainability 6: 2338-2356; doi:10.3390/su6042338.
  • Jorgensen, C.F., L.A. Powell, J.J. Lusk, A.A. Bishop and J.J. Fontaine. 2014. Assessing landscape constraints on species abundance: Does the neighborhood limit species response to local habitat conservation programs? Plos One 9:e99339. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0099339  | Abstract | 
  • Nash, K.L., C.R. Allen, D. Angeler, C. Barichievy, A.S. Garmestani, N. A. J. Graham, D.
    Granholm, M. Knutson, J. Nelson, M. Nyström, S. Riley, C.A. Stow and S.M. Sundstrom. 2014. Discontinuities, cross-scale patterns and the organization of ecosystems. Ecology 95: 654-667.
  • Garmestani, AS, and CR Allen. Resilience and law, an introduction. Pages 1 - 14 in Garmestani, AS and CR Allen, Editors. Law and Social-ecological Resilience. University of Columbia Press.
  • Nemec, K.T., J. Chan, J. Hamm, C. Hoffman, T. Spanbauer, L Acosta, C. Allen, T Hefley, D.Pan, and P. Shrestha. Assessing resilience in stressed watersheds. 2013.Ecology and Society 19(1): 34. http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-06156-190134.

  • Garmestani, A., C. R. Allen, J.B. Ruhl and C.S. Holling. 2014. The Integration of resilience and law. Pages 365-382 in Resilience and Law, Garmestani, A.S. and C.R. Allen, Editors. Columbia University Press.
  • Baho, D.L., S Drakare, R.K. Johnson, C.R. Allen, and D.G. Angeler. Similar resilience
    attributes in lakes with different management practices.PLoS ONE 9(3):e91881. doi: 0.1371/journal.pone.0091881.

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  • Martin, D. R., C. J. Chizinski, K. M. Eskridge, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Using posts to an online social network to assess fishing effort. Fisheries Research 157:24-27.  | Download  | 
  • Spurgeon, J. J., R. H. Stasiak, G. R. Cunningham, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2014. Status of native stream fishes within selected protected areas of Niobrara River in western Nebraska. Great Plains Research 24:71-78.  | Download  | 
  • Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Short-term evaluation of visible implant alpha tags in juveniles of three fish species under laboratory conditions. Journal of Fish Biology 84:971-981.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., C. R. Allen, and D. G. Angeler. 2014. Fishing for resilience. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143:467-478.  | Download  | 
  • Sundstrom, S., and C. R. Allen. Complexity versus certainty in understanding species’
    declines. Diversity and Distributions 20: 344-355.
  • Chizinski, C. J., D. R. Martin, K. L. Hurley, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Self-imposed length limits in recreational fisheries. Fisheries Research 155:83-89.  | Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., D. R. Martin, K. L. Pope, T. J. Barada, and J. J. Schuckman. 2014. Angler effort and catch within a spatially complex system of small lakes. Fisheries Research 154:172-178.  | Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A. and C.R. Allen. 2014. Social – Ecological Resilience and Law. University of Columbia Press, New York, New York: in press. 404pp.
  • Nemec, K.T., C.R. Allen, S.D. Danielson, and C.J. Helzer. 2014. Responses of predatory invertebrates to seeding density and richness in experimental tallgrass prairie restorations. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 183: 11 - 20.
  • Lotz, A., and C. R. Allen. 2013. Social-ecological predictors of global invasions and extinctions. Ecology and Society 18(3): 15.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-05550-180315
  • Daniel R. Uden, R. B. Mitchell, C. R. Allen, Qingfeng Guan and Tim D. McCoy. The feasibility of producing adequate feedstock for year–round cellulosic ethanol production in an intensive agricultural fuelshed. Bioenergy Research 6: 930-938.
  • Andrew C. Kessler, James W. Merchant, Steven D. Shultz, and Craig R. Allen. Using Cost-Effectiveness Analysis to Assess Alternatives for Managing Impacts of Invasive Vegetation on Sandhill Crane Roosting Habitat. Journal of Wildlife Management 77: 1301–1310.
  • Wong, A., C. R. Allen, N. M. Chaine, D. M. Haak, K. L. Pope, N. A. Smeenk, B. J. Stephen, and D. R. Uden. 2013. Enamel-based mark performance for marking Chinese mystery snail Bellamya chinensis. Management of Biological Invasions 4:231-234.  | Download  | 
  • Uden, D.R., C.R. Allen, R.B. Mitchell, Q. Guan and T.D. McCoy. Bioenergy feedstock development scenarios and potential impacts on regional groundwater withdrawals. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 68(5):124A-128A.
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, M. Alvarez-Cobelas, C. Rojo, M.A. Rodrigo, and S. Sánchez-Carrillo. 2013. Inferring the relative resilience of alternative states. PLoS ONE 8(10): e77338. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077338.
  • Uphoff, C. S., C. W. Schoenebeck, W. W. Hoback, K. D. Koupal, and K. L. Pope. 2013. Degree-day accumulation influences annual variability in growth of age-0 walleye. Fisheries Research 147:394-398.  | Download  | 
  • Haak, D.M., N.M. Chaine, B.J. Stephen, A. Wong, and C.R. Allen. 2013. Mortality
    estimate of Chinese mystery snail (Bellamya chinensis) in a Nebraska reservoir. BioInvasion Records 2:137-139.
  • Nemec, K. T., C. R. Allen, C. J. Helzer, and D. A. Wedin. 2013. Influence of diversity and seeding density on invasion resistance in experimental tallgrass prairie restorations. Ecological Restoration 31:168-185.
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, and M. H. Benson. 2013. Can law foster social-ecological resilience? Ecology and Society 18(2): 37.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-05927-180237
  • Allen, C.R., Nemec, K.T., Wardwell, D.A., Hoffman, J.D., Brust, M., Decker, K.L., Fogell, D., Hoffman, J.D., Hogue, J., Lotz, A., Miller, T., Pummill, M., Ramirez-Yañez, L.E, and Uden, D.R. 2013. Predictors of regional establishment success and spread of introduced non-indigenous vertebrates. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22: 889-899.
  • Angeler, D.G., C.R. Allen, and R.K. Johnson. 2013. Measuring the relative resilience of subarctic lakes to global change: redundancies of functions within and across temporal scales. Journal of Applied Ecology 50:572-584.
  • Angeler, D., Pope, K. L. and C. R. Allen. 2012. Saliendo del circulo vicioso: Gestiones
    alternativas para garantizar la sostenibilidad de la pesca. Revista Latinoamericana de Recursos Naturales 8(2):76-89.
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  • Stephen, B. J., C. R. Allen, N. M. Chaine, K. A. Fricke, D. M. Haak, M. L. Hellman, R. A. Kill, K. T. Nemec, K. L. Pope, N. A. Smeenk, D. R. Uden, K. M. Unstad, A. E. VanderHam, and A. Wong. 2013. Fecundity of the Chinese mystery snail in a Nebraska reservoir. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 28:439-444.  | Download  | 
  • Unstad, K. M., D. R. Uden, C. R. Allen, N. M. Chaine, D. M. Haak, R. A. Kill, K. L. Pope, B. J. Stephen, and A. Wong. 2013. Survival and behavior of Chinese mystery snails (Bellamya chinensis) in response to simulated water body drawdowns and extended air exposure. Management of Biological Invasions 4:123-127.  | Download  | 
  • van Riper, C., J.W. van Wagtendonk and J.J. Fontaine. 2013. Great gray owls (Strix nebulosa) in Yosemite National Park: On the importance of food, nesting snags,and human disturbance. Natural Areas Journal 33:286-295  | Download  | 
  • Jorgensen, C.F., R.J. Stutzman, L. Anderson, S. Decker, L.A. Powell, and J.J. Fontaine. 2013. Choosing a DIVA: a comparison of emerging digital imagery vegetation analysis techniques. Applied Vegetation Science 16:552-560. Doi: 10.1111/avsc.12037  | Download  | 
  • DeBoer, J. A., K. L. Pope, and K. D. Koupal. 2013. Environmental factors regulating the recruitment of walleye Sander vitreus and white bass Morone chrysops in irrigation reservoirs. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 22:43-54.  | Download  | 
  • Wilde, G. R., and K. L. Pope. 2013. Worldwide trends in fishing interest indicated by internet search volume. Fisheries Management and Ecology 20:211-222.  | Download  | 
  • Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2013. Review of the negative influences of non-native salmonids on native fish species. Great Plains Research 23:39-49.  | Download  | 
  • Hubert, W. A., K. L. Pope, and J. M. Dettmers. 2012. Passive capture techniques. Pages 223-265in A. V. Zale, D. L. Parrish, and T. M. Sutton, editors. Fisheries techniques, 3rd edition. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Kowalewski, L. K., A. P. Maple, M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2012. Latitudinal influence on age estimates derived from scales and otoliths for bluegill. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 32:1175-1179.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C.R., J.J. Fontaine, and A.S. Garmestani. 2012. Adaptive management of ecosystems. Pp. xx-xx, In: Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology. Springer
  • Chaine, N. M., C. R. Allen, K. A. Fricke, D. M. Haak, M. L. Hellman, R. A. Kill, K. T. Nemec, K. L. Pope, N. A. Smeenk, B. J. Stephen, D. R. Uden, K. M. Unstad, and A. E. VanderHam. 2012. Population estimate of Chinese mystery snail (Bellamya chinensis) in a Nebraska reservoir. BioInvasions Records 1:283-287.  | Download  | 
  • Robertson, B.A., R.A. Rice, T.S. Sillett, C.A. Ribic, B.A. Babcock, D.A. Landis, J.R. Herkert, R.J. Fletcher, Jr., J.J. Fontaine, P.J. Doran, and D.W. Schemske. 2012. Are agrofuels a conservation threat or opportunity for grassland birds in the United States? Condor 114:679-688  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Martin, D. R., B. M. Pracheil, J. A. DeBoer, G. R. Wilde, and K. L. Pope. 2012. Using the internet to understand angler behavior in the Information Age. Fisheries (Bethesda) 37:458-463.  | Download  | 
  • Jurek Kolasa, J., C.R.. Allen, J. Sendzimir, and C.A. Stow. 2012. Predictions and retrodictions of the hierarchical representation of habitat in heterogeneous environments. Ecological Modeling: in press.
  • Angeler, D. G., C. R. Allen, and R. K. Johnson. 2012. Insight on invasions and resilience derived from spatiotemporal discontinuities of biomass at local and regional scales. Ecology and Society 17(2): 32.http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-04928-170232.
  • Nemec, K.T., J.C. Trager, E. Manley, J. A. Kalisch, and C. R. Allen. 2012. Five new records
    of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) for Nebraska. The Prairie Naturalist 44:63–65
  • Sundstrom, S., C. R. Allen and C. Barichievy. 2012. Species, functional groups, and thresholds in ecological resilience. Conservation Biology 26:305-314
  • Decker, K.L., C. R. Allen, L. Acosta, M. Hellman, C. Jorgensen, S. Rolfsmeier, G. Steinhauer, R. Stutzman, K. Unstad, A. Williams, and M. Yans. 2011. Landuse, landscapes, and biological invasions. Invasive Plant Science and Management 5:108-116

  • Decker, K., C. J. Conway, J. J. Fontaine. 2012. Nest predation, food, and female age explain seasonal declines in clutch size. Evolutionary Ecology 26:683-699.  | Download  | 
  • Martin, D. R., L. A. Powell, and K. L. Pope. 2012. Habitat selection by adult walleye during spawning season in irrigation reservoirs: a patch occupancy modeling approach. Environmental Biology of Fishes 93:589-598.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, Craig R., Joseph J. Fontaine, and A.S. Garmestani. 2012. Adaptive Management of Ecosystems. Pages 125-147 in Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology. Springer, New York, NY.
  • Allen, C. R., A. S. Garmestani, and S. Sundstrom. 2012. Resilience. Pages 335-339 in
    Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Volume 5, Ecosystem Management and Sustainability. Berkeshire Publishing Group, MA.
  • Allen, C. R., G. S. Cumming, A. Garmestani, P. D. Taylor, and B. Walker. 2011. Managing for resilience. Wildlife Biology 17:337-349.
  • Kessler, A. C., J. W. Merchant, C. R. Allen, and S. D. Shultz. 2011. Invasive plants impacts on sandhill crane (Grus canadensis) roosting habitat. Invasive Plant Science and Management 4: 369-377.
  • Fontaine, J.J., E. Arriero, H. Schwable, and T.E. Martin. 201). Nest predation and circulating corticosterone levels within and among species. Condor 113:(825-833)  | Download  | 
  • Porath, M. T., L. D. Pape, L. K. Richters, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2011. Influence of throat configuration and fish density on escapement of channel catfish from hoop nets. Pages 563-571 in P. H. Michaletz and V. H. Travnichek, editors. Conservation, ecology, and management of catfish: the second international symposium. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 77, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Richters, L. K., and K. L. Pope. 2011. Catch of channel catfish with tandem-set hoop nets and gill nets in lentic systems of Nebraska. Pages 573-580 in P. H. Michaletz and V. H. Travnichek, editors. Conservation, ecology, and management of catfish: the second international symposium. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 77, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Nemec, K., C. R. Allen, A. ALAI, G. Clements, A. Kessler, T. Kinsell, A. Major, and B. J. Stephen. 2011. Woody invasions of urban parks and trails and the changing face of urban forests in the Great Plains, USA. American Midland Naturalist 165:241-256.
  • Allen, C. R., J. J. Fontaine, K. L. Pope, and A. S. Garmestani. 2011. Adaptive management for a turbulent future. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1339-1345.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J. 2011. Improving our Legacy: Incorporation of adaptive management into state wildlife action plans. J. Environmental Management.  | Download  | 
  • Martin, D. R., and K. L. Pope. 2011. Luring anglers to enhance fisheries. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1409-1413.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and L. H. Gunderson. 2011. Pathology and failure in the design and implementation of adaptive management. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1379-1384.  | Download  | 
  • Gosch, N. J. C., and K. L. Pope. 2011. Using consumption rate to assess potential predators for biological control of white perch. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems 403, 2:1-9.  | Download  | 
  • Rehme, S. E., L. A. Powell, and C. R. Allen. 2011. Multimodel inference and adaptive
    management. Journal of Environmental Management 92:1360-1364.  | Download  | 
  • Robertson, B.A., R.L. Hutto and J.J. Fontaine 2010. Evaluating food availability and nest predation as sources of bias in aural bird surveys. J. Field Ornithology. 81:420-429.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R. and C. Holling 2010. Novelty, adaptive capacity, and resilience. Ecology and
    Society 15(3): 24. [online] URL: http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol15/iss3/art24/
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  • Gosch, N. J. C., L. L. Pierce, and K. L. Pope. 2010. The effect of predation on stunted and nonstunted white perch. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 19:401-407.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J. 2010. Changing climates and the incorporation of adaptive management into our state wildlife action plans. Trans. N. Am. Wildlife and Natural Resource Conference. 75:171-172.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., S. E. Lochmann, and M. K. Young. 2010. Methods for assessing fish populations. Pages 325-351 in W. A. Hubert and M. C. Quist, editors. Inland fisheries management in North America, 3rd edition. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Miller, T. K., C. R. Allen, W. Landis, and J. Merchant. 2010. Risk assessment: Simultaneously prioritizing the control of invasive plant species and the conservation of rare plant species. Biological Conservation 143:2070-2079.
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  • Chizinski, C. J., K. L. Pope, and G. R. Wilde. 2010. A modelling approach to evaluate potential management actions designed to increase growth of white perch in a high-density population. Fisheries Ecology and Management 17:262-271.  | Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., B. Vondracek, C. Blinn, D. Atuke, E. Merten, N. Hemstad, R. M. Newman, N. Schlesser and K. Fredricks. 2010. The influence of partial timber harvesting in riparian buffers on macroinvertebrate and fish communities in small streams in Minnesota, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 259(10):1946-1958.  | Abstract | 
  • Warner, D. A., C. F. Jorgensen, and F. J. Janzen. 2010. Effects of maternal and abiotic factors on egg mortality and hatchling size in a natural population of turtles: temporal variation in selection over seven years. Functional Ecology 24:857-866
  • Chizinski, C. J., K. L. Pope, G. R. Wilde and R. L. Strauss. 2010. Implications of stunting on morphology of freshwater fish. Journal of Fish Biology 76:564-579.  | Download  | 
  • Gosch, N. J. C., J. R. Stittle, and K. L. Pope. 2010. Food habits of stunted and non-stunted white perch: the role of population status. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 25:31-39.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., and G. R. Wilde. 2010. Survival of foul-hooked largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides). Journal of Freshwater Ecology 25:135-139.  | Download  | 
  • Epperson, D., and C. R. Allen. 2009. Red imported fire ant impacts on upland arthropods in southern Mississippi. American Midland Naturist 163:54-63.  | Download  | 
  • Wardwell, D., and C. R. Allen. 2009. Variability in population abundance is associated with thresholds between scaling regimes. Ecology and Society 14 (2):42. [online] URL: http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol14/iss2/art42/
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  • Robertson, B.A., J.J. Fontaine and E. Loomis. 2009. Seasonal patterns of song structure variation in a suboscine passerine. Wilson J. Ornithology 121:815-818.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R. 2009. Wildlife Science: Linking Ecological Theory and Management Applications (book review). Great Plains Research 19:258-259.
  • Allen, C. R., E. A. Forys, and C. S. Holling. 2010. Body mass patterns predict invasions and extinctions in transforming landscapes. Pages 281-297 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY. (Reprinted from Ecosystems 2:114-121.)
  • Allen, C. R., L. Gunderson, and C. S. Holling. 2010. Commentary on part one articles. Pages 3-18 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY.
  • Allen, C. R., L. Gunderson, and C. S. Holling. 2010. Commentary on part three articles. Pages 301-307 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY.
  • Allen, C. R., L. Gunderson, and C. S. Holling. 2010. Commentary on part two articles. Pages 197-204 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY.
  • Gunderson, L., and C. R. Allen. 2010. Why resilience? Why now? Pages xii-xxv in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY.
  • Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. 2010. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY. 466pp.
  • Gunderson, L., C. S. Holling, and C. R. Allen. 2010. The evolution of an idea - the past, present, and future of ecological resilience. Pages 423-444 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY.
  • Peterson, G., C. R. Allen, and C. S. Holling. 2010. Ecological resilience, biodiversity and scale. Pages 167-193 in Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen and C. S. Holling, Editors. Foundations of Ecological Resilience. Island Press, New York, NY. (Reprinted from Ecosystems 1:6-18.)
  • Gosch, N. J. C., K. L. Pope, and P. H. Michaletz. 2009. Stomach capacities of six freshwater fishes. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 24:645-649.  | Download  | 
  • Martin, D. R., L. A. Powell, and K. L. Pope. 2009. Spring home ranges of white bass in irrigation reservoirs of the Republican River Basin, Nebraska. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 18:514-519.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., R. M. Neumann, and S. D. Bryan. 2009. Warmwater fish in small standing waters. Pages 13-27 in S. A. Bonar, W. A. Hubert, and D. W. Willis, editors. Standard methods for sampling North American freshwater fishes. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, and L. Gunderson. 2009. Panarchy: discontinuities reveal similarities in the dynamic system structure of ecological and social systems. Ecology and Society 14 (1): 15. [online] URL: http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol14/iss1/art15/
  • Fontaine, J.J., K.L. Decker, S. Skagen and C. van Riper. 2009. Spatial and temporal variation in climate change: A bird’s eye view. Climatic Change 97:305-311.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Decker, K. L., and C. J. Conway. 2009. Effects of an unseasonable snowstorm on Red-faced Warbler nesting success. The Condor 111:392-395.
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, and H. Cabezas. 2009. Panarchy, adaptive management and governance: sustainable options for building resilience. Nebraska Law Review 87:1036-1054.
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  • Fontaine, J.J. and K.L. Decker. 2009. Exploring predation and animal coloration through outdoor activity. Science Activities 45:3-7.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • McGrath, L.J., C. van Riper, and J.J. Fontaine. 2009. Flower power: Tree flowering phenology as a settlement cue for migrating birds. J. Animal Ecology 78:22-30.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., A. Alai, A. Kessler, T. Kinsell, A. Major, K. Nemec and B. Stevens. 2008. Invasive Plants: A Guide to Identification, Impacts, and Control of Common North American Species (Book Review). Great Plains Research: in press.
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen and C. M. Gallagher. 2008. Power laws, discontinuities and regional city size distributions. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 68:209-216.  | Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., B. Sharma, K. L. Pope, and R. Patino. 2008. A bioenergetic model for zebrafish Danio rerio (Hamilton). Journal of Fish Biology 73:35-43.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling, Editors. 2008. Discontinuies in Ecosystems and other Complex Systems. University of Columbia Press, New York, NY. 272 pages.
  • Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling. 2008. Cross-scale structure and the generation of innovation and novelty in discontinuous complex systems. Pages 219-233 in Allen, C. R. and C. S. Holling, editors. Discontinuities in Ecosystems and other Complex Systems. University of Columbia Press, New York, NY.
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, and K. M. Bessey. 2008. Discontinuities in urban systems: comparison of regional city-size structure in the United States. Pages 136-164 in Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling, editors. Discontinuities in Ecosystems and other Complex Systems. University of Columbia Press, New York, NY.
  • Holling, C. S., C. R. Allen, and G. D. Peterson. 2008. Panarchies and discontinuities. Pages 3-19 in Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling, editors. Discontinuities in Ecosystems and other Complex Systems. University of Columbia Press, New York, NY.
  • Wilde, G. R., and K. L. Pope. 2008. A simple model for predicting survival of angler-caught and released largemouth bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 137:834-840.  | Download  | 
  • Wardwell, D., C. R. Allen, G. D. Peterson and A. D. Tyre. 2008. A test of the cross-scale resilience model: functional richness in Mediterranean-climate ecosystems. Ecological Complexity 5:165-182  | Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., C. G. Huber, and K. L. Pope. 2008. Development and validation of a bioenergetics model for the inland silverside in freshwater systems. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 137:254?261.  | Download  | 
  • van Riper, C., III, K. Paxton, C.J. van Riper, K.A. van Riper, L. McGrath, and J.J. Fontaine. 2008. The role of protected areas as bird stop-over habitat. Pp. 312-320, In: Rethinking Protected Areas in a Changing World. (S. Weber and D. Harmon, Eds.). The George Wright Society, Hancock, MI.  | Download  | 
  • LaBram, J. A., A. E. Peck and C. R. Allen. 2007. Monitoring-based Assessment of Gap Analysis models. Southeastern Naturalist 6:633-656.
  • Fontaine, J.J., M. Martel, H.M. Markland, A.M. Niklison, K.L. Decker and T.E. Martin. 2007. Testing ecological and behavioral correlates of nest predation. Oikos 116:1887-1894.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, C. M. Gallagher and J. D. Mittelstaedt. 2007. Departures from Gibrat's law, discontinuities and city size distributions. Urban Studies 44:1997-2007.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J., S.C. Stier, M.L. Maggio and K.L. Decker. 2007. Schoolyard microclimate. Science Teacher 74:38-42.  | Download  | 
  • Stow, C. A., C. R. Allen and A. S. Garmestani. 2007. Evaluating discontinuities in complex systems. Ecology and Society 12(1): 26. [online] URL: http://www. ecologyandsociety. org/vol12/iss1/art26/  | Download  | 
  • Decker, K. L., A. M. Niklison, and T. E. Martin. 2007. First Description of the nest, eggs, and breeding behavior of the Merida Tapaculo. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 119:121-124.
  • Fontaine, J. J., S. C. Stier, M. L. Maggio and K. L. Decker. 2007. Schoolyard Microclimate. The Science Teacher 74:38-42.
  • Gunderson, L., C. R. Allen, and D. Wardwell. 2007. Temporal scaling in complex systems: resonant frequencies and biotic variability. Chapter 5 in Bissonette, J. A., and I. Storch, eds. Temporal dimensions in landscape ecology: wildlife responses to variable resources. Springer.
  • Lotz, A., and C. R. Allen. 2007. Observer bias in anuran call surveys. Journal of Wildlife Management 71:675-679.  | Download  | 
  • Auer, S.K., R.D. Bassar, J.J. Fontaine, and T.E. Martin. 2007. Breeding biology of passerines in a subtropical montane forest in Northwestern Argentina. Condor 109:321-333.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., C. G. Huber, M. Langoria, and K. L. Pope. 2007. Intraspecific resource partitioning by an opportunistic strategist, inland silverside Menidia beryllina. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 23:147-151.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., G. R. Wilde, and D. W. Knabe. 2007. Effect of catch-and-release angling on growth and survival of rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum). Fisheries Management and Ecology 14:115-121.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., D. R. Blankinship, M. Fisher, and R. Patino. 2006. Status of the common snook (Centropomus undecimalis) in Texas. Texas Journal of Science 58:325-332.  | Download  | 
  • Pope, K. L., and C. G. Kruse. 2007. Condition. Pages 423-471 in C. S. Guy and M. L. Brown, editors. Analysis and interpretation of freshwater fisheries data. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and D. A. Saunders. 2006. Multi-model inference and the understanding of complexity, discontinuity and nomadism. Ecosystems 9: 694-699.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J., and T.E. Martin. 2006. Habitat selection responses of parents to offspring predation risk: an experimental test. American Naturalist 168:811-818.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Durham, B. W., G. R. Wilde, and K. L. Pope. 2006. Temperature-caused fish kill in a flowing Great Plains river. The Southwestern Naturalist 51:397-401.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., A. R. Johnson and L. Parris 2006. A framework for spatial risk assessments: potential impacts of nonindigenous invasive species on native species. Ecology and Society 11 (1): 39. [online] URL: http://www. ecologyandsociety. org/vol11/iss1/art39/  | Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, J. D. Mittelstaedt, C. A. Stow, and W. A. Ward. 2006. Firm size diversity, functional richness and resilience. Environmental and Development Economics 11: 533-551.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R. 2006. Sprawl, and the resilience of humans and nature: an introduction to the special feature. Ecology and Society 11 (1): 36. [online] URL: http://www. ecologyandsociety. org/vol11/iss1/art36/  | Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, J. D. Mittelstaedt, C. A. Stow, and W. A. Ward. 2006. Firm size diversity, functional richness and resilience. Environmental and Development Economics: 11: 533-551.
  • Allen, C. R. 2006. Discontinuities in ecological data. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 103: 6083-6084.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., A. Garmestani, T. Havlicek, P. Marquet, G. D. Peterson, C. Restrepo, C. Stow, and B. Weeks. 2006. Patterns in body mass distributions: sifting among alternative competing hypotheses. Ecology Letters 9: 630-643.  | Download  | 
  • Fontaine, J.J., and T.E. Martin. 2006. Parent birds assess nest predation risk and adjust their reproductive strategies. Ecology Letters 9:428-434.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Martin, T.E., R.D. Bassar, S.K. Bassar, J.J. Fontaine, P. Lloyd, H. Mathewson, A. Niklison, and A. Chalfoun. 2006. Life history and ecological correlates of geographic variation in egg and clutch mass among passerine species. Evolution 60:390-398  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R. 2006. Predictors of introduction success in the South Florida avifauna. Biological Invasions 8:491-500.  | Download  | 
  • Chizinski, C. J., C. L. Higgins, C. E. Shavlik, and K. L. Pope. 2006. Multiple hypotheses testing of fish incidence patterns in an urbanized ecosystem. Aquatic Ecology 40:97-109.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., Garmestani, A., LaBram, J., Peck, A., and L. Provost. 2006. When landscaping goes bad: the incipient invasion of Mahonia bealei in the Southeastern United States. Biological Invasions 8:169-176.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., L. Gunderson, and A. R. Johnson. 2005. The use of discontinuities to assess relative resilience in complex systems. Ecosystems 8: 958-966.  | Download  | 
  • Garmestani, A., C. R. Allen , and K. M. Bessey. 2005. Time series analysis of clusters in city size distributions. Urban Studies 42: 1507-1515.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., and C. R. Allen. 2005. The impacts of sprawl on biodiversity: the ant fauna of the lower Florida Keys. Ecology and Society 10 (1): 25. [online] URL: http://www. ecologyandsociety. org/vol10/iss1/art25/  | Download  | 
  • Johnson, A. R., C. R. Allen, and K. A. N. Simpson. 2004. Estimating functional connectivity of wildlife habitat and its relevance to ecological risk assessment. Pages 41-55 in Kapustka, L. A., H. Gilbraith, M. Luxon, and G. R. Biddinger, eds. Landscape ecology and wildlife habitat evaluation: critical information for ecological risk assessment, land-use management activities, and biodiversity enhancement practices, ASTM STP 1458. ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA. In press.
  • Garmestani, A. S., C. R. Allen, J. A. Labram, and A. E. Peck. 2004. Laboratory observations of red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) predation upon eastern tent caterpillars (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae). Journal of Entomological Science 39: 472-473.
  • Allen, C. R., D. Epperson and A. Garmestani. 2004. The impacts of fire ants on wildlife: a decade of research. American Midland Naturalist 152:88-103.  | Download  | 
  • Zettler, J. A., M. D. Taylor, C. R. Allen, and T. P. Spira. 2004. Consequences of forest clear cuts for native and non-indigenous ants. Annuals of the Entomological Society of America 97:513-518.
  • Conroy, M. J., C. R. Allen, J. T. Peterson, L. Pritchard, Jr., and C. T. Moore. 2003. Landscape change in the southern Piedmont: challenges, solutions, and uncertainty across scales. Conservation Ecology 8(2): 3. [online] URL: http://www.consecol.org/vol8/iss2/art3.  | Abstract |  Download  |  Publisher Website | 
  • Bale, M. T., J. A. Zettler, B. A. Robinson, T. P. Spira, and C. R. Allen. 2003. Yellow jackets may be an underestimated component of an ant-seed mutualism. Southeastern Naturalist 2:609-614.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., K. Simpson and A. R. Johnson. 2003. Improving vertebrate modeling in Gap Analyses: incorporating minimum viable populations and functional connectivity in patchy environments. Gap Analysis Bulletin 11:15-18.
  • LaBram, J. A., A. E. Peck and C. R. Allen. 2003. Description and application of an accuracy assessment method for Gap Analysis models. Gap Analysis Bulletin 11:18-24.
  • Sendzimir, J., C. R. Allen, L. Gunderson and C. Stow. 2003. Implications of body mass patterns: linking ecological structure and process to wildlife conservation and management. Pages 125 - 152 in, Bissonette, J., and I. Storch, eds. Landscape ecology and resource management: linking theory with practice. Island Press, Washington, DC.  | Download  | 
  • Pearlstine, L., S. E. Smith, L. Brandt, C. Allen, W. Kitchens, and J. Stenberg. 2002. Assessing state-wide biodiversity in the Florida gap analysis project. Journal of Environmental Management 66:127-144.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., R. S. Lutz, T. Lockley, S. A. Phillips, jr., and S. Demarais. 2001. The non-indigenous ant, Solenopsis invicta, reduces loggerhead shrike and native insect abundance. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 18:249-259.
  • Zettler, J. A., T. M. Mcinnis, jr., C. R. Allen, and T. P. Spira. 2002. The biodiversity of fungi in red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) mounds. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95:487-491  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling. 2002. Cross-scale structure and scale breaks in ecosystems and other complex systems. Ecosystems 5:315-318.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and D. A. Saunders. 2002. Variability between scales: predictors of nomadism in birds of an Australian Mediterranean-climate ecosystem. Ecosystems 5:348-359.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., and C. R. Allen. 2002. Functional group change within and across scales following invasions and extinctions in the Everglades ecosystem. Ecosystems 5:339-347.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., C. R. Allen, and D. P. Wojcik. 2002. Influence of proximity and amount of human development and roads on the occurrence of the red imported fire ant in the Lower Florida Keys. Biological Conservation 108:27-33.  | Download  | 
  • Holling, C. S., and C. R. Allen. 2002. Adaptive inference for distinguishing credible from incredible patterns in nature. Ecosystems 5:319-328.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., and C. S. Holling. 2001. Cross-scale morphology. Pages 450-452 in A. H. El-Shaarawi and W. W. Piegorsch, editors. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, UK.  | Download  | 
  • Zettler, J. A., T. P. Spira, and C. R. Allen. 2001. Yellow jackets (Vespula spp. ) disperse Trillium (spp. ) seeds in eastern North America. American Midland Naturalist 146:444-446.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R. 2001. Ecosystems and immune systems: hierarchical response provides resilience against invasions. Conservation Ecology 5(1): 15. [online] URL: http://www. consecol. org/vol5/iss1/art15
  • Allen, C. R., E. A. Forys, K. G. Rice, and D. P. Wojcik. 2001. Effects of fire ants on hatching turtles and prevalence of fire ants on sea turtle nesting beaches in Florida. Florida Entomologist 84:250-253.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., L. G. Pearlstine, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Modeling viable mammal populations in gap analyses. Biological Conservation 99:135-144.  | Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., L. G. Pearlstine, D. P. Wojcik, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. The spatial distribution of diversity between disparate taxa: spatial correspondence between mammals and ants. Landscape Ecology: 453-464.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., A Quistorff, and C. R. Allen. 2001. Potential fire ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) impact on the endangered Schaus swallowtail (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae). Florida Entomologist 84:254-258.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., A. Quistorff, C. R. Allen and D. P. Wojcik. 2001. The likely cause of extinction of the tree snail Orthalicus rese reses (Say). Journal of Molluscan Studies 67:369-376.  | Download  | 
  • Wojcik, D. P., C. R. Allen, R. J. Brenner, E. A. Forys, D. P. Jouvenaz, and R. S. Lutz. 2001. Red imported fire ants: impact on biodiversity. American Entomologist 47(1):16-23.  | Download  | 
  • Zettler, J. A., T. P. Spira, and C. R. Allen. 2001. Ant-seed mutualisms: can fire ants sour the relationship? Biological Conservation 101: 249-253
  • Martin, T.E., P.R. Martin, C.R. Olson, B.J. Heidinger, and J.J. Fontaine. 2000. Parental care and clutch sizes in North and South American birds. Science 287:1482-1485.  | Abstract |  Download  | 
  • Allen, C. R., R. D. Willey, P. E. Myers, P. M. Horton, and J. Buffa. 2000. The impact of red imported fire ant infestation on northern bobwhite abundance trends in the Southeastern United States. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology 17:43-51.
  • Allen, C. R., E. A. Forys, and C. S. Holling. 1999. Body mass patterns predict invasions and extinctions in transforming landscapes. Ecosystems 2:114-121.  | Download  | 
  • Forys, E. A., and C. R. Allen. 1999. Biological invasions and deletions: community change in south Florida. Biological Conservation 87:341-347.
  • Peterson, G., C. R. Allen, and C. S. Holling. 1999. Ecological resilience, biodiversity and scale. Pages 415-432 in Readings in Ecology, S. Dodson, S. R. Carpenter, R. L. Jeanne, J. F. Kitchell, N. E. Langston, M. G. Turner, T. Ives, K. Elliot, and T. F. H. Allen, eds. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.
 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 3

Masters Students: 10

Phd Students: 15

Post Docs: 3

University Staff: 26

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 35

Scientific Publications: 110

Presentations: 192

Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  3. U.S. Geological Survey
  4. University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  5. Wildlife Management Institute