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Kettenring Wetland Ecology Lab

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications:

2016 publications

Espeland, E, N. Emery, K. Mercer, S. Woolbright, K.M. Kettenring, P. Gepts, J. Etterson. 2016.  Evolution of plant materials for restoration: Insights from the applied and basic literature.  Journal of Applied Ecology.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M. 2016. Viability, dormancy, germination, and intraspecific variation of Bolboschoenus maritimus (alkali bulrush) seeds.  Aquatic Botany.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., K.E. Mock, B. Zaman, and M. McKee. 2016. Life on the edge: reproductive mode and rate of invasive Phragmites australis patch expansion. Biological Invasions:1-21.  Redirect to journal website.

2015 publications

Hazelton, E.L.G., M.K McCormick, M. Sievers, K.M. Kettenring, and D.F. Whigham. 2015. Stand age is associated with clonal diversity, but not vigor, community structure, or insect herbivory in Chesapeake Bay Phragmites australis. Wetlands, 35: 877-888.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., D.F. Whigham, E.L.G. Hazelton, S.K. Gallagher, and H.M. Baron. 2015.  Biotic resistance, disturbance, and mode of colonization impact the invasion of a widespread, introduced wetland grass.  Ecological Applications, 25: 466-480.  Redirect to journal website.

Laine, C.M., K.M. Kettenring, and B.B. Roper. 2015. An assessment of response metrics to measure seasonal variation and grazing effects on riparian plant communities. Western North American Naturalist, 75: 102-114.  Redirect to journal website.

Menuz, D.R., K.M. Kettenring, C. Hawkins, and R. Cutler. 2015. Non-equilibrium in plant distribution models - only an issue for introduced or dispersal limited species?  Ecography, 38: 231-240.  Redirect to journal website.

2014 publications

Downard, R., J. Endter-Wada, and K.M. Kettenring. 2014. Adaptive wetland management in an uncertain and changing arid environment.  Ecology and Society, 19(2): 23.  Redirect to journal website.

Hazelton, E.L.G., T. Mozdzer, D. Burdick, D.F. Whigham, and K.M. Kettenring. 2014. Phragmites australis management in the Unites States: 40 years of methods and outcomes.  AoB Plants, plu001.  *Selected as "Editor's Choice"Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., K.L. Mercer, C. Reinhardt Adams, and J. Hines. 2014. Application of genetic diversity-ecosystem function research to ecological restoration. Journal of Applied Ecology, 51: 339-348.  *Selected as "Editor's Choice" (Dr. Brian Wilsey, Associate Editory, essay)Redirect to journal website.

Santos Vanderlinder, M.E.L., C.M.U. Neale, D.E. Rosenberg, and K.M. Kettenring. 2014. Use of remote sensing to assess changes in wetland plant communities over an 18-year period – a case study from the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Great Salt Lake, UT.  Western North American Naturalist, 74: 33-46.  Redirect to journal website.

Triplett, L.D., K.M. Kettenring, M. Tal, and C. Smith. 2014.  The potential for multiple signatures of invasive species in the geologic record.  Anthropocene, 5: 59-64.  Redirect to journal website.

2013 publications

Laine, C.M., K.M. Kettenring, and B.B. Roper. 2013. An assessment of permanent and nonpermanent plots in riparian vegetation monitoring.  Western North American Naturalist, 73(3): 337-346.  Redirect to journal website.

Menuz, D.R. and K.M. Kettenring. 2013. The importance of roads, nutrients, and climate for invasive plant establishment in riparian areas in the northwestern United States. Biological Invasions, 15: 1601-1612.  Redirect to journal website.

Sweetman, A.C., K.M. Kettenring, and K.E. Mock. 2013. The pattern and structure of genetic diversity of Schoenoplectus maritimus: implications for wetland revegetation. Aquatic Botany, 104: 47-54.  Redirect to journal website.

Welsh, L., J. Endter-Wada, R. Downard, and K.M. Kettenring. 2013. Developing adaptive capacity to droughts: the rationality of locality.  Ecology and Society, 18: 7.  Redirect to journal website.

2012 publications

Kettenring, K.M., S. de Blois, and D.P. Hauber.  2012.  Moving from a regional to a continental perspective of Phragmites australis invasion in North America.  AoB Plants, 1-18.  *Selected as "Editor's Choice"Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M. and K.E. Mock. 2012. Genetic diversity, reproductive mode, and dispersal differ between the cryptic invader, Phragmites australis, and its native conspecific.  Biological Invasions, 14: 2489-2504.  Redirect to journal website.

2011 publications

Kettenring, K.M., M.K. McCormick, H.M. Baron, and D.F. Whigham. 2011. Mechanisms of Phragmites australis invasion: feedbacks among genetic diversity, nutrients, and sexual reproduction. Journal of Applied Ecology 48: 1305-1313.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M. and C. Reinhardt Adams. 2011.  Lessons learned from invasive plant control experiments: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Applied Ecology 48: 970-979.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., and S.M. Galatowitsch. 2011Carex seedling emergence in restored and natural prairie wetlands. Wetlands 31: 273-281.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., and S.M. Galatowitsch. 2011.  Seed rain of restored and natural prairie wetlands. Wetlands 31: 283-294.  Redirect to journal website.

2010 publications

Baldwin, A.H., K.M. Kettenring and D.F. Whigham. 2010. Seed banks of Phragmites australis-dominated brackish wetlands: relationships to seed viability, inundation, and land cover. Aquatic Botany 93: 163-169.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., M.K. McCormick, H.M. Baron, and D.F. Whigham. 2010. Phragmites australis (common reed) invasion in the Rhode River subestuary of the Chesapeake Bay: disentangling the effects of foliar nutrients, genetic diversity, patch size, and seed viability. Estuaries and Coasts 33: 118-126.  Redirect to journal website.

McCormick, M.K., K.M. Kettenring, H.M. Baron, D.F. Whigham. 2010. Extent and reproductive mechanisms of Phragmites australis spread in brackish wetlands in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland (USA). Wetlands 30: 67-74.  Redirect to journal website.

McCormick, M.K., K.M. Kettenring, H.M. Baron, D.F. Whigham. 2010. Spread of invasive Phragmites australis in estuaries with differing degrees of development: genetic patterns, Allee effects and interpretation. Journal of Ecology 98: 1369-1378.  Redirect to journal website.

2009 publications

Kettenring, K.M., C.W.Weekley, and E.S. Menges. 2009. Herbivory delays flowering and reduces fecundity of Liatris ohlingerae (S.F. Blake) B.L. Rob., an endangered, endemic plant of the Florida scrub. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 136: 350-362.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M. and D.F. Whigham. 2009. Seed viability and seed dormancy of Phragmites australis in suburbanized and forested watersheds of the Chesapeake Bay, USA. Aquatic Botany 91:199-204.  Redirect to journal website.

Hipp, A.L., K.M. Kettenring, K.A. Feldheim, and J.A. Weber. 2009. Isolation of 11 polymorphic tri- and tetranucleotide microsatellite loci in a North American sedge (Carex scoparia: Cyperaceae) and cross-species amplification in three additional Carex species. Molecular Ecology Resources 9(2):625-627.  Redirect to journal website.

2007 publications

Kettenring, K.M., and S.M. Galatowitsch. 2007. Temperature requirements for dormancy break and seed germination vary greatly among 14 wetland Carex species. Aquatic Botany 87:209-220.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., and S.M. Galatowitsch. 2007. Tools for Carex revegetation in prairie pothole wetlands: understanding dormancy loss and germination temperature requirements. Plant Ecology 193:157-169.  Redirect to journal website.

2006 publications

Kettenring, K.M., G.M. Gardner, and S.M. Galatowitsch. 2006. Effect of light on seed germination of eight wetland Carex species. Annals of Botany 98:869-874.  Redirect to journal website.

Kettenring, K.M., B.T. Martinez, A.M. Starfield, and W.M. Getz. 2006. Good practices for sharing ecological models. BioScience 56:59-64.  Redirect to journal website.

Reports:

Kettenring, K.M., C.B. Rohal, C. Cranney, and E.L.G. Hazelton. 2014. Assessing approaches to manage Phragmites in Utah wetlands. Final report to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources. 12 pp.  Request PDF.

Kettenring, K.M., A.L. Long, C. Cranney, C.B. Rohal, and E.L.G. Hazelton. 2013. Assessing approaches to manage Phragmites in the Great Salt Lake watershed. Final report to the Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry, Fire & State Lands. 17 pp.  Request PDF.

Sweetman, A.C., K.M. Kettenring, and K.E. Mock. 2012.  The ecology and genetics of alkali bulrush (Schoenoplectus maritimus): management implications.  Final report to Great Salt Lake wetland managers.  4 pp.  Request PDF.

Kettenring, K.M. 2012. Management of Phragmites in the Great Salt Lake watershed.  Final report to Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry, Fire & State Lands. 47 pp. Request PDF.

Kettenring, K.M., and K.E. Mock. 2010. Spread and genetic relatedness of native vs. introduced Phragmites australis in Utah wetlands.  Final report to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  Request PDF.

Wetland Gazette (Research news from the Kettenring Wetland Ecology Lab):

January 2014 Issue.