New Publications from the Watershed Sciences Department!
"A Web Tool to Estimate Prey Fish Lengths Consumed by Common Freshwater Piscivorous Fishes"
Published June 2019 American Fisheries Society doi: 10.1002.fish.10235, Jereme Gaeta*
"Quantifying thermal refugia connectivity by combining temperature modeling, distributed temperature sensing, and thermal infrared imaging" Published July 2019 Hydrology and Earth System Sciences doi: 10.5194/hess-23-2965-2019, Jessica Dzara, Bethany Neilson, Sarah Null*
"Climatization - Negligent Attribution of Great Salt Lake Dessication: A Comment on Meng (2019)"
Published May 2019 Climate doi: 10.3390/cli7050067, M. Wine, Sarah Null*, R DeRose, Wayne Wurtsbaugh*
"Increased Dust Deposition in New Zealand Related to Twentieth Century Australian Land Use" Accepted online April 2019 American Geophysical Union doi: 10.1029/2018JG004627, Janice Brahney*, A. Ballantyne, M. Vandergoes, T. Baisen and J. Neff
"Littoral habitat loss caused by multiyear drought and the response of an endemic fish species in a deep desert lake"
Published March 2019 Freshwater Biology doi: 10.1111/fwb.13231 Hayley Glassic, Jereme Gaeta*
"Climate Forecasts and Flood Mitigation" Published April 2019 Southern Economic Journal doi: 10.1002/soej.12331 Charles Sims and Sarah Null*
"Prioritizing Stream Barrier Removal to Maximize Connected Aquatic Habitat and Minimize Water Scarcity"
Published January 2019 Journal of the American Water Resources doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12718 Maggi Kraft, David Rosenberg, and Sarah Null*
"Economic-Engineering Method for Assessing Trade-Offs between Instream and Offstream Uses" Published December 2018 Water Resour. Plann. Manage. doi.org/10/1061/(ASCE)WR.1943.5452.0001026 Pauline Genova, Sarah Null*, And Marcelo Olivares
"Light may have triggered a period of net heterotrophy in Lake Superior"
Published 2018 Limnology and Oceanography doi: 10.1002/lno.10808 Soren Brothers* and Paul Sibley
"The cost of addressing saline lake level decline and the potential for water conservation markets" Published September 2018 Science of the Total Environment doi.org/10/1016.j.scitotenv.2018.09.006 Eric Edwards, Sarah Null*
"Predators Shape Sedimentary Organic Carbon Storage in a Coral Reef Ecosystem"
Published Aug 2018 Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution doi: 10.3389/fevo.2018.00110 Trisha Atwood*, Elizabeth Madin, Harborne, Edd Hammill*, Luiz, Olliver, Roelfsema, Macreadie, and Lovelock
"Empirical correspondence between trophic transfer efficiency in freshwater food webs and the slope of their size spectra"
Published April 2018 Ecology. Lischke, Scharnweber, Attermeyer, Soren Brothers*, Gaedke, Hilt, Brucet
"Strategic plant choices can alleviate climate change impacts: A review"
Published June 2018 Journal of Environmental Management https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.05.042 Erin Espeland and Karin Kettenring*
"Using systematic conservation planning to establish management priorities for freshwater salmon conservation, Matanuska-Susitna Basin, AK, USA" Published March 2018 Aquatic Conserv: Mar Freshwater Ecosyst https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2933 Andrew Witt and Edd Hammill*
"The Importance of Evaluating Long-Term Impacts: Utah Master Naturalist Program as a Case Study"
Published October 2018 Journal of Extension Article #6RIB3 Mark Larese-Casanova*
"Modeling the fish community population dynamics and forecasting the eradication success of an exotic fish from and alpine stream" Published April 2018 Biological Conservation doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.04.024 Christopher Laplance, Arnaud Elger, Frederic Santoul, Gary Thiede**, Phaedra Budy*
"Engaging people in nature stewardship through Master Naturalist programs"
Published Fall 2018 Human-Wildlife Interactions 12 (2): 259-271 digital commons.usu.edu/hwi Mark Larese-Casanova*
"High Resolution Monitoring of River Bluff Erosion Reveals Failure Mechanisms and Geomorphically Effective Flows" Published March 2018 Water doi:10.3390/w10040394. Sara Kelly and Patrick Belmont*
"Natural and managed watershed show similar responses to recent climate change"
Published January 18, 2018 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences doi: 10.1073/pnas.1801026115 Ficlin, Abatzoglou, Robeson, Sarah Null* and Knouft
"Go big or ... don't? A field-based diet evaluation of freshwater piscivore and prey fish size relationships" Published March 15, 2018 PLOS One doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194092. Jereme Gaeta, Ahrenstorff, Diana, Fetzer, Jones, Lawson, McInerny, Santucci, Vander Zanden
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