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Black, C. E., M. Giraudeau, K. McGraw and P. Nolan. Bird song development along a rural-urban gradient. Frontiers in Zoology

Douglas, I., R. Wang, W. Xiang, L. Lin, D. L. Childers and J. Xie. Urban ecology: A comparison and contrast of approaches between East and West. Landscape and Urban Planning

Hutton, P. and K. McGraw. Effect of nighttime disturbance on sleep, disease, and stress in a songbird. Functional Ecology

Kim, Y., D. Eisenberg, E. Bondank, M. Chester, G. Mascaro and B. S. Underwood. Fail-safe and safe-to-fail adaptation: Decision-making for urban flooding under climate change. Climatic Change

Kitchen, K., M. C. Andrade and J. C. Johnson. Age differences, family origin and maternal investment explain juvenile cannibalism in the black widow spider better than kin selection. Animal Behaviour

Markolf, S., C. Hoehne, A. M. Fraser, S. Underwood and M. Chester. Transportation resilience to climate change and extreme weather events -- beyond risk and boundaries. Transport Policy

Pisani, O., M. Gao, N. Maie, T. Miyoshi, D. L. Childers and R. Jaffe. Compositional aspects of herbaceous litter decomposition in freshwater marshes of the Florida Everglades: A litter bag experiment. Plant and Soil

Sokolowski, M., A. Buell and P. Fox. An assessment of quagga mussel survival in the Salt and Verde River reservoirs as compared to the Colorado River. Water Environment Research

Song, J., Z. Wang, S. W. Myint and C. Wang. Interpreting physical characteristics of urban climatology in Phoenix metropolitan area, Arizona. Theoretical and Applied Climatology

Warner, B. P., D. L. Childers, C. Kuzdas and G. Stocks. Stakeholder adaptation to drought in Costa Rica's crony capitalist rice economy. Development and Change

In Press

du Bray, M., A. Y. Wutich, K. L. Larson, D. D. White and A. A. Brewis Slade. Anger and sadness: Gendered emotional responses to climate threats in four island nations. Cross-Cultural Research DOI: 10.1177/1069397118759252. (link )

2018

Andrade, R., H. L. Bateman, J. Franklin and D. Allen. 2018. Waterbird community composition, abundance, and diversity along an urban gradient. Landscape and Urban Planning 170(Feb):103-111. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.11.003. (link )

Hondula, D. M., E. R. Kuras, J. Longo and E. W. Johnston. 2018. Toward precision governance: Infusing data into public management of environmental hazards. Public Management Review 20(5):746-765. DOI: 10.1080/14719037.2017.1320043. (link )

Schuster, R. C., S. Han, A. A. Brewis and A. Wutich. 2018. Increasing overweight and obesity erodes engagement in one's neighborhood by women, but not men. Preventative Medicine Reports 10(Jun):144-149. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2018.02.013. (link )

Templeton, N., E. R. Vivoni, Z. Wang and A. P. Schreiner-McGraw. 2018. Quantifying water and energy fluxes over different urban land covers in Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 123(4):2111-2128. DOI: 10.1002/2017JD027845. (link )

Zhao, Q., J. Yang, Z. Wang and E. A. Wentz. 2018. Assessing the cooling benefits of tree shade by an outdoor urban physical scale model at Tempe, AZ. Urban Science 2(1):Art 4. DOI: 10.3390/urbansci2010004. (link )

2017

Andrade, R., H. L. Bateman and Y. Kang. 2017. Seasonality and land cover characteristics drive aphid dynamics in an arid city. Journal of Arid Environments 122(Sep):12-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2017.04.007. (link )

Banville, M. J., H. L. Bateman, S. R. Earl and P. S. Warren. 2017. Decadal declines in bird abundance and diversity in urban riparian zones. Landscape and Urban Planning 159(Mar):48-61. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2016.09.026. (link )

Berisha, V., D. M. Hondula, M. Roach, J. R. White, B. McKinney, D. Bentz, A. Mohamed, J. Uebelherr and K. Goodin. 2017. Assessing adaptation strategies for extreme heat: A public health evaluation of cooling centers in Maricopa County, Arizona. Weather, Climate, and Society 9(1):71-81. DOI: 10.1175/WCAS-D-16-0033.1. (link )

Bois, P., D. L. Childers, T. Corlouer, J. Laurent, A. Massicot, C. A. Sanchez and A. Wanko. 2017. Confirming a plant-mediated "Biological Tide" in an aridland constructed treatment wetland. Ecosphere 8(3):e01756. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1756. (link )

Burillo, D., M. V. Chester, B. Ruddell and N. Johnson. 2017. Electricity demand planning forecasts should consider climate non-stationarity to maintain reserve margins during heat waves. Applied Energy 206(Nov):267-277. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.08.141. (link )

Chapman, E. J., H. Cadillo-Quiroz, D. L. Childers, M. R. Turetsky and M. P. Waldrop. 2017. Soil microbial community composition is correlated to soil carbon processing along a boreal wetland formation gradient. European Journal of Soil Biology 82(Sep-Oct):17-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2017.08.001. (link )

Cook, M. O., M. J. Weaver, P. Hutton and K. McGraw. 2017. The effects of urbanization and human disturbance on problem solving in juvenile house finches (Haemorhous mexicanus). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 71:Art. 85. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-017-2304-6. (link )

DeMyers, C., C. Warpinski and A. Wutich. 2017. Urban water insecurity: A case study of homelessness in Phoenix, Arizona. Environmental Justice 10(3):72-80. DOI: 10.1089/env.2016.0043. (link )

Eagar, J., P. Herckes and H. E. Hartnett. 2017. The characterization of haboobs and the deposition of dust in Tempe, AZ from 2005 to 2014. Aeolian Research 24(Feb):81-91. DOI: 10.1016/j.aeolia.2016.11.004. (link )

Fishman, J. and V. K. Smith. 2017. Latent tastes, incomplete stratification, and the plausibility of vertical sorting models. Environmental and Resource Economics 66(2):339–361. DOI: 10.1007/s10640-015-9952-7. (link )

Fraser, A. M. and M. V. Chester. 2017. Transit system design and vulnerability of riders to heat. Journal of Transport & Health 4(Mar):216-225. DOI: 10.1016/j.jth.2016.07.005. (link )

Giraudeau, M., R. Stikeleather, J. McKenna, P. Hutton and K. McGraw. 2017. Plumage micro-organisms and preen gland size in an urbanizing context. Science of the Total Environment 580(Feb):425-429. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.09.224. (link )

Grimm, N. B., S. T. Pickett, R. L. Hale and M. L. Cadenasso. 2017. Does the ecological concept of disturbance have utility in urban social-ecological-technological systems?. Ecosystem Health and Sustainability 3(1):e01255. DOI: 10.1002/ehs2.1255. DOI: 10.1002/ehs2.1255. (link )

Groffman, P. M., M. Avolio, J. Cavender-Bares, N. D. Bettez, J. M. Grove, S. J. Hall, S. E. Hobbie, K. L. Larson, S. B. Lerman, D. H. Locke, J. B. Heffernan, J. L. Morse, C. Neill, K. C. Nelson, J. O'Neil-Dunne, D. E. Pataki, C. Polsky, R. Roy Chowdhury and T. L. Trammell. 2017. Ecological homogenization of residential macrosystems. Nature: Ecology & Evolution 1:Art. 0191. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-017-0191. (link )

Groffman, P. M., M. L. Cadenasso, J. Cavender-Bares, D. L. Childers, N. B. Grimm, J. M. Grove, S. E. Hobbie, L. R. Hutyra, G. D. Jenerette, P. T. McPhearson, D. E. Pataki, S. T. Pickett, R. V. Pouyat, E. Rosi-Marshall and B. L. Ruddell. 2017. Moving towards a new urban systems science. Ecosystems 20(1):38-43. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-016-0053-4. (link )

Hagaman, A. K. and A. Y. Wutich. 2017. How many interviews are enough to identify metathemes in multisited and cross-cultural research? Another perspective on Guest, Bunce, and Johnson's (2006) landmark study. Field Methods 29(1):23-41. DOI: 10.1177/1525822X16640447. (link )

Hondula, D. M., R. C. Balling Jr., R. Andrade, S. Krayenhoff, A. Middel, A. Urban, M. Georgescu and D. J. Sailor. 2017. Biometeorology for cities. International Journal of Biometeorology 61(Supp. 1):59-69. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-017-1412-3. (link )

Klaiber, H. A., J. K. Abbott and V. K. Smith. 2017. Some like it (less) hot: Extracting tradeoff measures for physically coupled amenities. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economics 4(4): 1053-1079. DOI: 10.1086/692842. (link )

Krause, S., J. Lewandowski, N. B. Grimm, D. M. Hannah, G. Pinay, K. McDonald, E. Marti, A. Argerich, L. Pfister, J. Klaus, T. Battin, S. Larned, J. Schelker, J. Fleckenstein, C. Schmidt, M. O. Rivett, G. Watts, F. Sabater, A. Sorolla and V. Turk. 2017. Ecohydrological interfaces as hotspots of ecosystem processes. Water Resources Research 53(8):6359-6376. DOI: 10.1002/2016WR019516. (link )

Kuras, E. R., M. B. Richardson, M. M. Calkins, K. L. Ebi, J. J. Hess, K. W. Kintziger, M. A. Jagger, A. Middel, A. A. Scott, J. T. Spector, C. K. Uejio, J. K. Vanos, B. F. Zaitchik, J. M. Gohlke and D. M. Hondula. 2017. Opportunities and challenges for personal heat exposure research. Environmental Health Perspectives 125(8):085001. DOI: 10.1289/EHP556. (link )

Larson, K. L., J. Hoffmann and J. Ripplinger. 2017. Legacy effects and landscape choices in a desert city. Landscape and Urban Planning 165:22-29. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.04.014. (link )

Li, X., Y. Kamarianakis, Y. Ouyang, B. L. Turner II and A. J. Brazel. 2017. On the association between land system architecture and land surface temperatures: Evidence from a desert metropolis -- Phoenix, Arizona. Landscape and Urban Planning 163(2017):107-120. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.02.009. (link )

McCluney, K., J. D. Burdine and S. D. Frank. 2017. Variation in arthropod hydration across US cities with distinct climate. Journal of Urban Ecology 3(1):1-9. DOI: 10.1093/jue/jux003. (link )

McHale, M. R., S. J. Hall, A. Majumdar and N. B. Grimm. 2017. Carbon lost and carbon gained: A study of vegetation and carbon tradeoffs among diverse land uses in Phoenix, AZ. Ecological Applications 27(2):644–661. DOI: 10.1002/eap.1472. (link )

McPhearson, P. T., D. M. Iwaniec and X. Bai. 2017. Positive visions for guiding urban transformations toward sustainable futures. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 22:33-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2017.04.004. (link )

Palta, M. M., N. B. Grimm and P. M. Groffman. 2017. "Accidential" urban wetlands: Ecosystem functions in unexpected places. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 15(5):248-256. DOI: 10.1002/fee.1494. (link )

Pulford, E., B. A. Polidoro and M. L. Nation. 2017. Uniderstanding the relationships between water quality, recreational fishing practices, and human health in Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Environmental Management 199(2017):242-250. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.05.046. (link )

Rice, J. and P. K. Westerhoff. 2017. High levels of endocrine pollutants in US streams during low flow due to insufficient wastewater dilution. Nature Geoscience 10:587-591. DOI: 10.1038/ngeo2984. (link )

Ripplinger, J., S. L. Collins, A. M. York and J. Franklin. 2017. Boom-bust economics and vegetation dynamics in a desert city: How strong is the link?. Ecosphere 8(5):e01826. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1826. (link )

Smith, V. K., S. L. Harlan, M. McLean, J. Fishman, C. Valcarcel and M. L. Nation. 2017. Does reputation enhance response rates?. Applied Economic Letters 24(17):1228-1231. (link )

Song, J., Z. Wang and C. Wang. 2017. Biospheric and anthropogenic contributors to atmospheric CO2 variability in a residential neighborhood of Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 122:3317-3329. DOI: :10.1002/ 2016JD026267. (link )

van Riper, C. J., A. C. Landon, S. Kidd, P. Bitterman, L. A. Fitzgerald, E. F. Granek, S. Ibarra, D. Iwaniec, C. M. Raymond and D. Toledo. 2017. Incorporating sociocultural phenomena into ecosystem service valuation: The importance of critical pluralism. BioScience 67(3):233-244. DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biw170. (link )

Wang, Z., D. Shao and P. K. Westerhoff. 2017. Wastewater discharge impact on drinking water sources along the Yangtze River (China). Science of the Total Environment 599-600(Dec):1399-1407. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.05.078. (link )

Wheeler, M. M., C. Neill, P. M. Groffman, M. Avolia, N. D. Bettez, J. Cavender-Bares, R. Roy Chowdhury, L. Darling, J. M. Grove, S. J. Hall, J. B. Heffernan, S. E. Hobbie, K. L. Larson, J. L. Morse, K. C. Nelson, L. A. Ogden, W. D. Pearse, J. O'Neil-Dunne, D. E. Pataki, C. Polsky, M. K. Steele and T. L. Trammell. 2017. Continental-scale homogenization of residential lawn plant communities. Landscape and Urban Planning 165:54-63. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.05.004. (link )

York, A. M., K. Kane, C. M. Clark, L. E. Gentile, A. Wutich and S. L. Harlan. 2017. What determines public support for graduated development impact fees?. State and Local Government Review 49(1):15-26. DOI: 10.1177/0160323X17716745. (link )

Zhang, Y., A. T. Murray and B. L. Turner II. 2017. Optimizing green space locations to reduce daytime and nighttime urban heat island effects in Phoenix, Arizona. Landscape and Urban Planning 165:162-171. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.04.009. (link )

Zhao, Q., E. A. Wentz and A. T. Murray. 2017. Tree shade coverage optimization in an urban residential environment. Building and Environment 115(Apr):269-280. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2017.01.036. (link )

2016

Barry, M., C. Chiu and P. Westerhoff. 2016. Severe weather impacts on water quality in central Arizona. Journal of the American Water Works Association 108(4):E221-E231. DOI: 10.5942/jawwa.2016.108.0027. (link )

Burillo, D., M. Chester and B. Ruddell. 2016. Electric grid vulnerabilities to rising air temperatures in Arizona. Procedia Engineering 145:1346-1353. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.04.173. (link )

Chapman, E. J., D. L. Childers and J. J. Vallino. 2016. How the second law of thermodynamics has informed ecosystem ecology through its history. BioScience 66(1):27-39. DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biv166. (link )

Davies, S., S. Lane, S. L. Meddle, K. Tsutsui and P. J. Deviche. 2016. The ecological and physiological bases of variation in the phenology of gonad growth in an urban and desert songbird. General and Comparative Endrocrinology 230-231(May):17-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2016.03.013. (link )

Davies, S., S. Noor, E. Carpenter and P. Deviche. 2016. Innate immunity and testosterone rapidly respond to acute stress, but is corticosterone at the helm?. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 186(7):907-918. DOI: 10.1007/s00360-016-0996-y. (link )

Groffman, P. M., J. M. Grove, C. Polsky, N. D. Bettez, J. L. Morse, J. Cavender-Bares, S. J. Hall, J. B. Heffernan, S. E. Hobbie, K. L. Larson, C. Neill, K. C. Nelson, L. A. Ogden, J. O'Neil-Dunne, D. E. Pataki, R. Roy Chowdhury and D. Locke. 2016. Satisfaction, water and fertilizer use in the American residential macrosystem. Environmental Research Letters 11(3):034004. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034004. (link )

Grove, J. M., D. L. Childers, M. Galvin, S. Hines, T. A. Munoz-Erickson and E. Svendsen. 2016. Linking science and decision-making to promote an ecology for the city: Practices and opportunities. Ecosystem Health and Sustainability 2(9):e01239. DOI: 10.1002/ehs2.1239. (link )

Hall, S. J., J. K. Learned, B. Ruddell, K. L. Larson, J. Cavender-Bares, N. Bettez, P. M. Groffman, J. M. Grove, J. B. Heffernan, S. E. Hobbie, J. L. Morse, C. Neill, K. C. Nelson, J. P. O'Neil-Dunne, L. A. Ogden, D. E. Pataki, W. D. Pearse, C. Polsky, R. Roy Chowdhury, M. K. Steele and T. L. Trammell. 2016. Convergence of microclimate in residential landscapes across diverse cities in the United States. Landscape Ecology 31:101-117. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0297-y. (link )

Heavenrich, H. and S. J. Hall. 2016. Elevated soil nitrogen pools after conversion of turfgrass to water-efficient residential landscapes. Environmental Research Letters 11(8):084007. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/8/084007. (link )

Hutton, P. and K. McGraw. 2016. Urban impacts on oxidative balance and animal signals. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4:Art. 54. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2016.00054. (link )

Hutton, P. and K. McGraw. 2016. Urban-rural differences in eye, bill, and skull allometry in House Finches (Haemorhous mexicanus). Integrative Comparative Biology 56(6):1215-1224. DOI: 10.1093/icb/icw077. (link )

Iwaniec, D. M., G. S. Metson and D. Cordell. 2016. P-FUTURES: Towards urban food & water security through collaborative design and impact. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 20(Jun):1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2016.03.001. (link )

Jenerette, G. D., L. W. Clarke, M. L. Avolio, D. E. Pataki, T. W. Gillespie, S. Pincetl, D. J. Nowak, L. R. Hutyra, M. R. McHale, J. P. McFadden and M. Alonzo. 2016. Climate tolerances and trait choices shape continental patterns of urban tree diversity. Global Ecology and Biogeography 25(11):1367-1376 . DOI: 10.1111/geb.12499. (link )

Jenerette, G. D., S. L. Harlan, A. Buyantuyev, W. L. Stefanov, J. Declet-Barreto, B. L. Ruddell, S. W. Myint, S. Kaplan and X. Li. 2016. Micro-scale urban surface temperatures are related to land-cover features and residential heat related health impacts in Phoenix, AZ USA. Landscape Ecology 31(4):745-760. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0284-3. (link )

Kaplan, S., C. S. Galletti, W. T. Chow and S. W. Myint. 2016. First order approximation of broadband directional albedo with high resolution Quickbird imagery: A case study for arid urban areas. GIScince & Remote Sensing 53(3):303-319. DOI: 10.1080/15481603.2016.1153944. (link )

Larson, K. L., K. C. Nelson, S. R. Samples, S. J. Hall, N. Bettez, J. Cavender-Bares, P. M. Groffman, M. Grove, J. B. Heffernan, S. E. Hobbie, J. Learned, J. L. Morse, C. Neill, L. A. Ogden, J. O'Neil-Dunne, D. E. Pataki, C. Polsky, R. Roy Chowdhury, M. Steele and T. L. Trammell. 2016. Ecosystem services in managing residential landscapes: Value priorities, dimensions, and cross-regional patterns. Urban Ecosystems 19(1):95-113. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-015-0477-1. (link )

Larson, K. L., R. Stotts, A. Wutich, A. Brewis and D. D. White. 2016. Cross-cultural perceptions of water risks and solutions across select sites. Society & Natural Resources 29(9):1049-1064. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2015.1122132. (link )

Li, X., W. Li, A. Middel, S. L. Harlan, A. J. Brazel and B. L. Turner II. 2016. Remote sensing of the surface urban heat island and land architecture in Phoenix, Arizona: Combined effects of land composition and configuration and cadastral-demographic-economic factors. Remote Sensing of Environment 174(March):233-243. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.022. (link )

McPhearson, P. T., S. T. Pickett, N. B. Grimm, J. Niemala, M. Alberti, T. Elmqvist, C. Weber, D. Haase, J. Breuste and S. Qureshi. 2016. Advancing urban ecology toward a science of cities. BioScience 66(3):198-212. DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biw002. (link )

Mulchandani, A. and P. K. Westerhoff. 2016. Recovery opportunities for metals and energy from sewage sludges. Bioresource Technology 215(Sep):215-226. DOI: 0.1016/j.biortech.2016.03.075. (link )

Munoz-Erickson, T. A., L. Campbell, D. L. Childers, J. M. Grove, D. M. Iwaniec, S. T. Pickett, M. Romolini and E. Svendsen. 2016. Demystifying governance and its role for transitions in urban social-ecological systems. Ecosphere 7(11):e01564. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.1564. (link )

Naja, M., D. L. Childers and E. E. Gaiser. 2016. Water quality implications of hydrologic restoration alternatives in the Florida Everglades United States. Restoration Ecology 25(S1):S58-S58. DOI: 10.1111/rec.12513. (link )

Palta, M. M., M. du Bray, R. Stotts and A. Y. Wutich. 2016. Ecosystem services and disservices for a vulnerable human population: Findings from urban waterways and wetlands in an American desert city. Human Ecology 44(4):463-478. DOI: 10.1007/s10745-016-9843-8. (link )

Pettiti, D. B., D. M. Hondula, S. Yang, S. L. Harlan and G. Chowell-Puente. 2016. Multiple trigger points for quantifying heat-health impacts: New evidence from a hot climate. Environmental Health Perspectives 124(2):176–183. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1409119. (link )

Pickett, S. T., M. L. Cadenasso, D. L. Childers, M. J. McDowell and W. Zhou. 2016. Evolution and future of urban ecological science: Ecology in, of, and for the city. Ecosystem Health and Sustainability 2(7):e01229. DOI: 10.1002/ehs2.1229. (link )

Ripplinger, J., J. Franklin and S. L. Collins. 2016. When the economic engine stalls – a multi-scale comparison of vegetation dynamics in pre- and post-recession Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning 153(Sep):140-148. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2016.05.009. (link )

Ruddell, B. L., R. Yu, M. Kang and D. L. Childers. 2016. Seasonally varied controls of climate and phenophase on terrestrial carbon dynamics: Modeling eco-climate system state using Dynamical Process Networks. Landscape Ecology 31(1):1-16. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0253-x. (link )

Sanchez, C. A., D. L. Childers, L. J. Turnbull, R. F. Upham and N. A. Weller. 2016. Aridland constructed treatment wetlands II: Plant mediation of surface hydrology enhances nitrogen removal. Ecological Engineering 97(Dec):658-665. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2016.01.002. (link )

Shaffer, S. R., M. Moustaoui, A. Mahalov and B. L. Ruddell. 2016. A method of aggregating heterogeneous subgrid land-cover input data for multiscale urban parameterization. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 55(9):1889=1905. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0027.1. (link )

Sisser, J. M., K. C. Nelson, K. L. Larson, L. A. Ogden, C. Polsky and R. Roy Chowdhury. 2016. Lawn enforcement: How municipal policies and neighborhood norms influence homeowner residential landscape management. Landscape and Urban Planning 150(Jun):16-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2016.02.011. (link )

Smith, V. K., S. L. Harlan, M. McLaen, J. Fishman, C. Valcarcel and M. L. Nation. 2016. Using household surveys to implement field experiments: The willingness to donate to food banks. Applied Economic Letters 23(13):969-972. DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2015.1125423. (link )

Vanos, J. K., A. Middel, G. R. McKercher, E. R. Kuras and B. L. Ruddell. 2016. Hot playgrounds and children's health: A multiscale analysis of surface temperatures in Arizona, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning 146(February):29-42. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2015.10.007. (link )

Wang, C., S. W. Myint, Z. Wang and J. Song. 2016. Spatio-temporal modeling of the urban heat island in the Phoenix metropolitan area: Land use change implications. Remote Sensing 8(3):185. DOI: 10.3390/rs8030185. (link )

Weller, N. A., D. L. Childers, C. A. Sanchez, L. J. Turnbull and R. F. Upham. 2016. Aridland constructed treatment wetlands I: Macrophyte community productivity, community composition, and nitrogen uptake. Ecological Engineering 97(Dec):649=657. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2015.05.044. (link )

Wentz, E. A., S. Rode, X. Li, E. M. Tellman and B. L. Turner II. 2016. Impact of Homeowner Association (HOA) landscaping guideliners on residential water use. Water Resources Research 52(5):3373-3386. DOI: 10.1002/2015WR018238. (link )

Xu, M. 2016. Ecological scaling laws link individual body size variation to population abundance fluctuation. Oikos 125(3):288-299. DOI: 10.1111/oik.03100. (link )

Zhao, Q. and E. A. Wentz. 2016. A MODIS/ASTER Airborne Simluator (MASTER) imagery for urban heat island research. Data 1(1):Art. 7. DOI: 10.3390/data1010007. (link )

2015

Abbott, J. K., H. A. Klaiber and V. K. Smith. 2015. Economic behavior, market signals, and urban ecology. NBER Working Paper Series, Working Paper 20959. (link )

Ackley, J. W., M. J. Angilletta Jr., D. DeNardo, B. K. Sullivan and J. Wu. 2015. Urban heat island mitigation strategies and lizard thermal ecology: Landscaping can quadruple potential activity time in an arid city. Urban Ecosystems DOI: 10.1007/s11252-015-0460-x. (link )

Ackley, J. W., J. Wu, M. Angilletta, S. W. Myint and B. K. Sullivan. 2015. Rich lizards: How affluence and land cover influence the diversity and abundance of desert reptiles persisting in an urban landscape. Biological Conservation 182:87-92. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2014.11.009. (link )

Ball, B. A. and J. Alvarez Guevara. 2015. The nutrient plasticity of moss-dominated crust in the urbanized Sonoran Desert. Plant and Soil 389(1):225-235. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-014-2355-7. (link )

Bartos, M. D. and M. V. Chester. 2015. Impacts of climate change on electric power supply in the western United States. Nature Climate Change 5:748-752. DOI: doi:10.1038/nclimate2648. (link )

Bateman, H. L., J. C. Stromberg, M. J. Banville, E. Makings, B. D. Scott, A. Suchy and D. Wolkis. 2015. Novel water sources restore plant and animal communities along an urban river. Ecohydrology 8(5):792-811. DOI: 10.1002/eco.1560. (link )

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Wang, Z. 2014. A new perspective of urban-rural differences: The impact of soil water advection. Urban Climate 10(2014):19-34. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2014.08.004. (link )

Wang, Z. 2014. Monte Carlo simulations of radiative heat exchange in a street canyon with trees. Solar Energy 110(2014):704-713. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2014.10.012 . (link )

Wu, J. 2014. Urban ecology and sustainability: The state-of-the-science and future directions. Landscape and Urban Planning 125(May):209-221. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.01.018. (link )

Wu, J., W. Xiang and J. Zhao. 2014. Urban ecology in China: Historical developments and future directions. Landscape and Urban Planning 125(May):222-233. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.02.010. (link )

Wutich, A. and A. Brewis. 2014. Food, water, and scarcity: Toward a broader anthropology of resource insecurity. Current Anthropology 55(4):444–468. DOI: 10.1086/677311. (link )

Wutich, A., A. Ruth, A. Brewis and C. Boone. 2014. Stigmatized neighborhoods, social bonding, and health. Medical Anthropology Quarterly 28(4):556-577. DOI: 10.1111/maq.12124. (link )

Wutich, A., A. C. White, D. D. White, K. L. Larson, A. Brewis and C. Roberts. 2014. Hard paths, soft paths, or no paths? Cross-cultural perceptions of water solutions. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18(1):109–120. DOI: doi:10.5194/hess-18-109-2014. (link )

Yang, J. and Z. Wang. 2014. Physical parameterization and sensitivity of urban hydrological models: Application to green roof systems. Building and Environment 79(2014):250-263. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2014.02.006. (link )

Yang, J. and Z. Wang. 2014. Land surface energy partitioning revisited: A novel approach based on single depth soil measurement. Geophysical Research Letters 41(23):8348-8358. DOI: 10.1002/2014GL062041. (link )

York, A., J. Tuccillo, B. Bolin, C. Boone, L. E. Gentile, B. Schoon and K. Kane. 2014. Zoning and land use: A tale of incompatibility and environmental injustice in early Phoenix. Journal of Urban Affairs 36(5):833-853. DOI: 10.1111/juaf.12076. (link )

Zheng, B., S. W. Myint and C. Fan. 2014. Spatial configuration of anthropogenic land cover impacts on urban warming. Landscape and Urban Planning 130(October 2014):104-111. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.07.001. (link )

2013

Abbott, J. K. and H. A. Klaiber. 2013. The value of water as an urban club good: A matching approach to community-provided lakes. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 65(2):208-224. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeem.2012.09.007. (link )

Brewis, A. A., M. Gartin, A. Y. Wutich and A. Young. 2013. Global convergence in ethnotheories of water and disease. Global Public Health 8(1):13-36. DOI: 10.1080/17441692.2012.758298. (link )

Carbone, J. C. and V. K. Smith. 2013. Valuing nature in a general equilibrium. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 66(1):72-89. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeem.2012.12.007. (link )

Chuang, W., P. Gober, W. T. Chow and J. S. Golden. 2013. Sensitivity to heat: A comparative study of Phoenix, Arizona and Chicago, Illinois (2003-2006). Urban Climate 5(October 2013):1-18. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2013.07.003. (link )

Connors, J. P., C. S. Galletti and W. T. Chow. 2013. Landscape configuration and urban heat island effects: Assessing the relationship between landscape characteristics and land surface temperature in Phoenix, Arizona. Landscape Ecology 28(2):271-283. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-012-9833-1. (link )

Crona, B., A. Y. Wutich, A. Brewis and M. Gartin. 2013. Perceptions of climate change: Linking local and global perceptions through a cultural knowledge approach. Climatic Change 119(2):519-531. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-013-0708-5. (link )

Davies, S., N. S. Rodriguez, K. L. Sweazea and P. J. Deviche. 2013. The effect of acute stress and long-term corticosteroid administration on plasma metabolites in an urban and desert songbird. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 86(1):47-60. (link )

Declet-Barreto, J., A. J. Brazel, C. A. Martin, W. T. Chow and S. L. Harlan. 2013. Creating the park cool island in an inner-city neighborhood: Heat mitigation strategy for Phoenix, AZ.. Urban Ecosystems 16(3):617-635. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-012-0278-8. (link )

Hall, S. J., J. Trujillo, D. K. Nakase, C. A. Strawhacker, M. Kruse-Peeples, H. Schaafsma and J. M. Briggs. 2013. Legacies of prehistoric agricultural practices within plant and soil properties across an arid ecosystem. Ecosystems DOI: 10.1007/s10021-013-9681-0. (link )

Hamilton, G. A. and H. E. Hartnett. 2013. Soot black carbon concentration and isotopic composition in soils from an arid urban ecosystem. Organic Geochemistry 59:87-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.04.003. (link )

Klaiber, H. A. and V. K. Smith. 2013. Quasi experiments, hedonic models, and estimating tradeoffs for local amenities. Land Economics 89(3):413-431. (link )

Kuminoff, N. V., V. K. Smith and C. Timmins. 2013. The new economics of equilibrium sorting and policy evaluation using housing markets. Journal of Economics Literature 51(4):1007-1062. DOI: 10.1257/jel.51.4.1007. (link )

Larson, E. K. and C. K. Perrings. 2013. The value of water-related amenities in an arid city: The case of the Phoenix metropolitan area. Landscape and Urban Planning 109(1):45-55. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2012.10.008. (link )

Martin, C. A. and J. C. Stutz. 2013. Tree health in Phoenix. Arboriculture and Urban Forestry 39(6):286-291.

Marusenko, Y. Y., D. P. Huber and S. J. Hall. 2013. Fungi mediate nitrous oxide production but not ammonia oxidation in aridland soils of the southwestern US. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 63:24-36. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.03.018. (link )

Myint, S. W., C. S. Galletti, S. Kaplan and W. K. Kim. 2013. Object versus pixel: A systmatic evaluation in urban environments. Geocarta International DOI: 10.1080/10106049.2013.776642. (link )

Pickett, S. T., C. G. Boone, B. P. McGrath, M. L. Cadenasso, D. L. Childers, L. A. Ogden, M. R. McHale and J. M. Grove. 2013. Ecological science and transformation to the sustainable city. Cities 32(Supplement 1):510-520. DOI: 10.1016/j.cities.2013.02.008. (link )

Redman, E. 2013. Advancing educational pedagogy for sustainability: Developing and implementing programs to transform behaviors. International Journal of Environmental and Science Education 8(1):1-34.

Rice, J., A. Wutich and P. Westerhoff. 2013. Assessment of de facto wastewater reuse across the USA: Trends between 1980 and 2008. Environmental Science and Technology 47(19):11099-11105. DOI: 10.1021/es402792s. (link )

Romolini, M., S. Record, R. Garvoille, Y. Y. Marusenko and R. S. Geiger. 2013. The next generation of scientists: Examining the experiences of graduate students in network-level socio-ecological science. Ecology and Society 18(3):Art. 42. DOI: 10.5751/ES-05606-180342. (link )

Ruddell, D., D. Hoffman, O. Ahmad and A. Brazel. 2013. Historical threshold temperatures for Phoenix (urban) and Gila Bend (desert), central Arizona, USA. Climate Research 55(3):201-215. DOI: 10.3354/cr01130. (link )

Rushforth, R. R., E. A. Adams and B. L. Ruddell. 2013. Generalizing ecological, water and carbon footprint methods and their worldwide assumptions using Embedded Resource Accounting. Water Resources and Industry 1-2:77-90. DOI: 10.1016/j.wri.2013.05.001. (link )

Troxler, T. G., E. Gaiser, J. Barr, J. D. Fuentes, R. Jaffe, D. L. Childers, L. Collado-Vides, V. H. Rivera-Monroy, E. Castaneda-Moya, W. Anderson, R. Chambers, M. Chen, C. Coronado-Molina, S. E. Davis, V. Engel, C. Fitz, J. Fourqurean, T. Frankovich, J. S. Kominoski, C. Madden, S. L. Malone, S. F. Oberbauer, P. Olivas, J. Richards, C. J. Saunders, J. Schedlbauer, L. Scinto, F. H. Sklar, T. Smith, J. M. Smoak, G. Starr, R. R. Twilley and K. R. Whelan. 2013. Integrated carbon budget models for the Everglades terrestrial-coastal-oceanic gradient: Current status and needs for inter-site comparisons. Oceanography 26(3):98-107. DOI: 10.5670/oceanog.2013.51. (link )

Upadhyay, N., Q. Sun, J. O. Allen, P. K. Westerhoff and P. Herckes. 2013. Characterization of aerosol emissions from wastewater aeration basins. Journal of the Air and Waste Mangement Association 63(1):20-26. DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2012.726693. (link )

Wutich, A. 2013. Water insecurity, emotional distress, and mental illness: Implications for human development & capabilities. Maitreyee, Bulletin of the Human Development and Capability Association 23:14-16. (link )

Wutich, A. Y., A. Brewis, A. M. York and R. Stotts. 2013. Rules, norms, and injustice: A cross-cultural study of perceptions of justice in water institutions. Society and Natural Resources 26(7):795-809. DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2012.723302. (link )

Ye, L. and N. B. Grimm. 2013. Modelling potential impacts of climate change on water and nitrate export from a mid-sized, semiarid watershed in the US Southwest. Climatic Change 120(1-2):419-431. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-013-0827-z.

Zhang, C., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm, M. R. McHale and A. Buyantuyev. 2013. A hierarchical patch mosaic ecosystem model for urban landscapes: Model development and evaluation. Ecological Modelling 250:81-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.09.020. (link )

Zhang, S., A. M. York, C. G. Boone and M. Shrestha. 2013. Methodological advances in the spatial analysis of land fragmentation. The Professional Geographer 65(3):512-526. DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2012.700501. (link )

2012

Ackley, J. W. and J. Wu. 2012. Watering grass in the desert: Can a Phoenix change its color?. CityGreen 5:Art. 11.

Bain, D. J., R. L. Hale and W. M. Wollheim. 2012. Hotbeds of biogeochemical diversity: Insights from urban long-term ecological research sites. Elements 8:435-438. DOI: 10.2113/gselements.8.6.435. (link )

Bang, C., S. H. Faeth and J. L. Sabo. 2012. Control of arthropod abundances, richness and composition in a heterogeneous desert city. Ecological Monographs 82(1):85-100. DOI: 10.1890/11-0828.1.

Banville, M. J. and H. L. Bateman. 2012. Urban and wildland herpetofauna communities and riparian microhabitats along the Salt River, Arizona. Urban Ecosystems 15:473-488. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-012-0228-5. (link )

Boone, C. G., E. M. Cook, S. J. Hall, M. L. Nation, N. B. Grimm, C. B. Raish, D. M. Finch and A. M. York. 2012. A comparative gradient approach as a tool to understanding and managing urban ecosystems. Urban Ecosystems 15(4):795-807. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-012-0240-9. (link )

Brumand, J. and K. L. Larson. 2012. Neighborhood norms and restrictions as drivers landscape management in Phoenix neighborhoods. The Triple Helix 8(1):36-39. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2012. Urbanization diversifies land surface phenology in arid environments: Interactions among vegetation climatic variation, and land use pattern in the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning 105:149-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2011.12.013. (link )

Chow, W. T. and A. J. Brazel. 2012. Assessing xeriscaping as a sustainable heat island mitigation approach for a desert city. Building and Environment 47:170-181. DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2011.07.027. (link )

Chow, W. T., D. Brennan and A. J. Brazel. 2012. Urban heat island research in Phoenix, Arizona: Theoretical contributions and policy applications. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 93(4):517-530. DOI: 10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00011.1. (link )

Chow, W. T., W. Chuang and P. Gober. 2012. Vulnerability to extreme heat in metropolitan Phoenix: Spatial, temporal and demographic dimensions. The Professional Geographer 64(2):286-302. DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2011.600225. (link )

Cook, E., S. J. Hall and K. L. Larson. 2012. Residential landscapes in an urban socio-ecological context: A synthesis of multi-scalar interactions between people and their home environment. Urban Ecosystems 15(1):19-52. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0197-0. (link )

Fokidis, H. B., M. B. des Roziers, R. Sparr, C. Rogowski, K. Sweazea and P. J. Deviche. 2012. Unpredictable food availability induces metabolic and hormonal changes independent of food intake in a sedentary songbird. Journal of Experimental Biology 215:2920-2930. DOI: 10.1242/?jeb.071043. (link )

Fokidis, H. B. and P. J. Deviche. 2012. Brain arginine vasotocin immunoreactivity differs between urban and desert Curve-billed Thrashers, Toxostoma curvirostre: Relationships with territoriality and stress physiology. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 79(2):84-97. DOI: 10.1159/000332766. (link )

Harris, E. M., C. Polsky, K. L. Larson, R. Garvoille, D. G. Martin, J. Brumand and L. A. Ogden. 2012. Heterogeneity in residential yard care: Evidence from Boston, Miami, and Phoenix. Human Ecology 40(5):735-749. DOI: 10.1007/s10745-012-9514-3. (link )

Johnson, J. C., P. Trubl and L. S. Miles. 2012. Black widows in an urban desert: City-living compromises spider fecundity and egg investment despite urban prey abundance. The American Midland Naturalist 168:333-340. (link )

Jones, J. A., A. P. Covich, C. N. Dahm, N. B. Grimm, M. S. Williams, M. Benson, E. Boose, D. M. Brown, J. Campbell, D. Clow, I. F. Creed, K. Elder, C. Ford, K. Hatcher, D. L. Henshaw, K. L. Larson, E. Miles, K. M. Moore, S. Sebestyen, K. Stone, J. M. Vose and P. L. Warren. 2012. Ecosystem processes and human influences regulate streamflow response to climate change at Long-Term Ecological Research sites. BioScience 62(4):390-404. DOI: 10.1525/bio.212.62.4.10. (link )

Kaplan, S. and S. W. Myint. 2012. Estimating agricultural water use through Landsat TM and a simplified surface energy balance modeling in the semi-arid environments of Arizona. Photogrammatic Engineering and Remote Sensing 78(8):849-859. DOI: 0099-1112/12/7808–849. (link )

Koch, G. R., D. L. Childers, E. E. Gaiser and T. Price. 2012. Hydrological conditions control P loading and aquatic metabolism in an oligotrophic, subtropical estuary. Estuaries and Coasts 35:292-307. DOI: 10.1007/s12237-011-9431-5. (link )

Larson, E. K. and N. B. Grimm. 2012. Small-scale and extensive hydrogeomorphic modification and water redistribution in a desert city and implications for regional nitrogen removal. Urban Ecosystems 15:71-85. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0208-1. (link )

Lerman, S. B., V. K. Turner and C. Bang. 2012. Homeowner associations as a vehicle for promoting native urban biodiversity. Ecology and Society 17(4):Art. 45. (link )

Lerman, S. B., P. S. Warren, H. Gan and E. Shochat. 2012. Linking foraging decisions to residential yard bird composition. PLoS One 7(8):e43497. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0043497. (link )

Litteral, J. E. and J. Wu. 2012. Urban landscape matrix affects urban diversity in remnant vegetation fragments: Evidence from the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA. Urban Ecosystems 15(4):939-959. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-012-0245-4. (link )

Metson, G. S., D. L. Childers and R. M. Aggarwal. 2012. Efficiency through proximity: Changes in phosphorus cycling at the urban-agricultural interface of a rapidly urbanizing desert region. Journal of Industrial Ecology 16(6):914-927. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2012.00554.x. (link )

Metson, G. S., R. L. Hale, D. M. Iwaniec, E. M. Cook, J. R. Gorman, C. S. Galletti and D. L. Childers. 2012. Phosphorus in Phoenix: A budget and spatial representation of phosphorus in an urban ecosystem. Ecological Applications 22(2):705-721. DOI: 10.1890/11-0865.1. (link )

Ruddell, D. M., S. L. Harlan, S. Grossman-Clarke and G. Chowell. 2012. Scales of perception: Public awareness of regional and neighborhood climates. Climatic Change 111(3-4):581-607. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-011-0165-y. (link )

Shrestha, M., A. M. York, C. G. Boone and S. Zhang. 2012. Land fragmentation due to rapid urbanization in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area: Analyzing the spatiotemporal patterns and drivers. Applied Geography 32(2):522-531. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2011.04.004. (link )

Sponseller, R. A., S. J. Hall, D. P. Huber, N. B. Grimm, J. P. Kaye, C. M. Clark and S. L. Collins. 2012. Variation in monsoon precipitation drives spatial and temporal patterns of Larrea tridentata growth in the Sonoran Desert. Functional Ecology 26(3):750-758. DOI: DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.01979.x. (link )

Thompson, J., A. D. Wiek, F. Swanson, S. Carpenter, N. Fresco, T. Hollingsworth, T. Chapin, T. Spies and D. R. Foster. 2012. Scenario studies as a synthetic and integrative research activity for long-term ecological research. BioScience 62(4):367-376. DOI: 10.1525/bio.2012.62.4.8. (link )

Trubl, P., T. Gburek, L. S. Miles and J. C. Johnson. 2012. Black widows in an urban desert: Population variation in an arthropod pest across metropolitan Phoenix. Urban Ecosystems 15(3):599-609. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0223-2. (link )

Turnbull, L. J., B. P. Wilcox, L. Belnap, S. Ravi, S. D Odorico, D. L. Childers, W. Gwenzi, G. Okin, J. Wainwright, K. Caylor and T. Sankey. 2012. Understanding the role of ecohydrological feedbacks in ecosystem-state change in drylands. Ecohydrology 5:174-183. DOI: 10.1002/eco265. (link )

Willcox, B. P., L. J. Turnbull, M. H. Young, C. J. Williams, S. Ravi, M. S. Seyfried, D. R. Bowling, R. L. Scott, M. J. Germino, T. G. Caldwell and J. Wainwright. 2012. Invasion of shrublands by exotic grasses: Ecohydrological consequences in cold versus warm deserts. Ecohydrology 5:160-173. DOI: 10.1002/eco.247. (link )

Wutich, A. Y., A. M. York, A. A. Brewis, R. Stotts and C. M. Roberts. 2012. Shared cultural norms for justice in water institutions: Results from Fiji, Ecuador, Paraguay, New Zealand, and the U.S. Journal of Environmental Management 113:370-376. (link )

Zhuo, X., C. G. Boone and E. L. Shock. 2012. Soil lead distribution and environmental justice in the Phoenix metropolitan region. Environmental Justice 5(4):206-213. DOI: 10.1089/env.2011.0041. (link )

2011

Bang, C. and S. H. Faeth. 2011. Variation in arthropod communities in response to urbanization: Seven years of arthropod monitoring in a desert city. Landscape and Urban Planning 103(3-4):383-399. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2011.08.013. (link )

Bleasdale, T., C. Crouch and S. L. Harlan. 2011. Community gardening in disadvantaged neighborhoods in Phoenix, Arizona: Aligning programs with perceptions. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development 1(3):Art. 7. DOI: 10.5304/jafscd.2011.013.007. (link )

Childers, D. L., J. Corman, M. Edwards and J. J. Elser. 2011. Sustainability challenges of phosphorus and food: Solutions from closing the human phosphorus cycle. BioScience 61(2):117-124. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/bio.2011.61.2.6. (link )

Chow, W. T., R. L. Pope, C. A. Martin and A. J. Brazel. 2011. Observing and modeling the nocturnal park cool island of an arid city: Horizontal and vertical impacts. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 103(1-2):197-211. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-010-0293-8. (link )

Chow, W. T. and B. M. Svoma. 2011. Analyses of noctural temperature cooling rate response to historical local-scale urban land-use/land cover change. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 50:1872-1883. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-10-05014.. (link )

Clark, K. B. 2011. Fragmentation effects on vegetation and resulting vertebrate species distributions in the Sonoran Desert. Journal of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Sciences 42(2):84-91. (link )

Collins, S. L., S. R. Carpenter, S. M. Swinton, D. E. Orenstein, D. L. Childers, T. L. Gragson, N. B. Grimm, J. M. Grove, S. L. Harlan, J. P. Kaye, A. K. Knapp, G. P. Kofinas, J. J. Magnuson, W. H. McDowell, J. M. Melack, L. A. Ogden, G. P. Robertson, M. D. Smith and A. C. Whitmer. 2011. An integrated conceptual framework for social-ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 9(6):351-357. (link )

Edmonds, J. W. and N. B. Grimm. 2011. Abiotic and biotic controls of organic matter cycling in a managed stream. Journal of Geophysical Research, Biogiosciences 116(G02015):1-13. DOI: 10.1029/2010JG001429. (link )

Faeth, S. H., C. Bang and S. Saari. 2011. Urban biodiversity: Patterns and mechanisms. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1223:69-81. DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2010.05925.x. (link )

Findlay, S. E., P. J. Mulholland, J. L. Tank, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, C. N. Dahm, W. K. Dodds, N. B. Grimm, W. H. McDowell, J. D. Potter, D. J. Sobota and S. K. Hamilton. 2011. Cross-stream comparison of substrate-specific denitrification potential. Biogeochemistry 104:381-392. DOI: 10.1007/s10533-010-9512-8. (link )

Fokidis, H. B. 2011. Homeowners associations: Friend or foe to native desert avifauna?. Journal of Arid Environments 75:394-396. DOI: http://dx.doi.org.ezproxy1.lib.asu.edu/10.1016/j.jaridenv.2010.12.003. (link )

Fokidis, H. B. and P. J. Deviche. 2011. Plasma corticosterone of city and desert Curve-billed Thrashers, Toxostoma curvirostre, in response to stress-related peptide administration. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 159:32-38. (link )

Fokidis, H. B., L. Hurley, C. Rogowski, K. L. Sweazea and P. J. Deviche. 2011. Effects of captivity and body condition on plasma corticosterone, locomotor behavior, and plasma metabolites in Curve-billed Thrashers. Physiology and Biochemical Zoology 84(6):595-606. (link )

Fokidis, H. B., M. Orchinik and P. J. Deviche. 2011. Context-specific aggressive responses in urban birds: No evidence for an involvement of testosterone or corticosterone. Hormones and Behavior 59:133-143. (link )

Hall, S. J., R. A. Sponseller, N. B. Grimm, D. P. Huber, J. P. Kaye, C. F. Clark and S. L. Collins. 2011. Ecosystem response to nutrient enrichment across an urban airshed in the Sonoran Desert. Ecological Applications 21(3):640-660. (link )

Harlan, S. L. and D. M. Ruddell. 2011. Climate change and health in cities: Impacts of heat and air pollution and potential co-benefits from mitigation and adaptation. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 3:126-134. (link )

Jenerette, G. D., S. L. Harlan, W. L. Stefanov and C. A. Martin. 2011. Ecosystem services and urban heat riskscape moderation: Water, green spaces, and social inequality in Phoenix, USA. Ecological Applications 21(7):2637-2651. DOI: 10.1890/10-1493.1. (link )

Johnson, J. C., P. Trubl, V. Blackmore and L. S. Miles. 2011. Male black widows court well-fed females more than starved females: Silken cues indicate sexual cannibalism risk. Animal Behaviour 82(2):388-390. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.05.018. (link )

Johnson, P. C., O. Revis and J. C. Johnson. 2011. Chemical prey cues influence urban microhabitat preferences of Western black widow spiders, Latrodectus hesperus. Journal of Arachnology 39:449-453. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1636/Hi11-19.1. (link )

Kaye, J. P., S. E. Eckert, D. A. Gonzales, J. O. Allen, S. J. Hall, R. A. Sponseller and N. B. Grimm. 2011. Decomposition of urban atmospheric carbon in Sonoran Desert soils. Urban Ecosystems 4:737-754. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0173-8. (link )

Larson, K. L., D. C. Ibes and D. D. White. 2011. Gendered perspectives about water risks and policy strategies: A tripartite conceptual approach. Environment and Behavior 43(3):415-438. DOI: 10.1177/0013916510365253. (link )

Larson, K. L., A. Wutich, D. White, T. A. Munoz-Erickson and S. L. Harlan. 2011. Multifaceted perspectives on water risks and policies: A cultural domains approach in a Southwestern city. Human Ecology Review 18(1):75-87. (link )

Lerman, S. B. and P. S. Warren. 2011. The conservation value of residential yards: Linking birds and people. Ecological Applications 21(4):1327-1339. (link )

Majumdar, A., C. Gries and J. S. Walker. 2011. A non-stationary spatial generalized linear mixed model approach for studying plant diversity. Journal of Applied Statistics 38(9):1935-1950. DOI: 10.1080/02664763.2010.537650. (link )

Marusenko, Y. Y., P. Herckes and S. J. Hall. 2011. Distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soils of urban transportation corridors in an arid ecosystem. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 219:473-487. DOI: 10.1007/s11270-010-0721-5. (link )

McDonald, R. I., M. E. Douglas, C. Revenga, R. L. Hale, N. B. Grimm, J. Gronwall and B. Fekete. 2011. Global urban growth and the geography of water availability, quality, and delivery. Ambio 40:437-446. DOI: doi:10.1007/s13280-011-0152-6. (link )

Pruitt, J. N., N. DiRienzo, S. Kralj-Fisher, J. C. Johnson and A. Sih. 2011. Individual- and condition-dependent effects on habitat choice and choosiness. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65(10):1987-1995. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-011-1208-0. (link )

Roach, W. J. and N. B. Grimm. 2011. Denitrification mitigates N flux through the stream-floodplain complex of a desert city. Ecological Applications 21(7):2618-2636. DOI: 10.1890/10-1613.1. (link )

Roy Chowdhury, R., K. L. Larson, M. Grove, C. Polasky, E. Cook, J. Onsted and L. A. Ogden. 2011. A multi-scalar approach to theorizing socio-ecological dynamics of urban residential landscapes. Cities and the Environment 4(1):Article 6. DOI: doi:http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/cate/vol4/iss1/6. (link )

Tian, G. J., Y. Ouyang, Q. Quan and J. Wu. 2011. Simulating spatiotemporal dynamics of urbanization with multi-agent systems: A case study of the Phoenix metropolitan regions, USA. Ecological Modeling 222:1129-1138. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.12.018. (link )

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White, J. and J. C. Stromberg. 2011. Resilience, restoration and riparian ecosystems: Case study of a dryland, urban river. Restoration Ecology 19(1):101-111. DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2009.00531.x. (link )

Wu, J., G. D. Jenerette, A. Buyantuyev and C. L. Redman. 2011. Quantifying spatiotemporal patterns of urbanization: The case of the two fastest growing metropolitan regions in the United States. Ecological Complexity 8:1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecocom.2010.03.002. (link )

York, A. M., D. Barnett, A. Y. Wutich and B. Crona. 2011. Household bottled water consumption in Phoenix: A Lifestyle Choice. Water International 36(6):708-718. DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2011.610727. (link )

York, A. M., M. Shrestha, C. G. Boone, S. Zhang, J. Harrington, T. Prebyl, A. Swann, M. Agar, M. Antolin, B. Nolin, J. Wright and R. Skaggs. 2011. Land fragmentation under rapid urbanization: A cross-site analysis of southwestern cities. Urban Ecosystems 14(3):429-455. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-011-0157-8. (link )

2010

Aguilar, R., J. Pan, C. Gries, I. San Gil and G. Palanisamy. 2010. A flexible online metadata editing and management system. Ecological Informatics 5:26-31. (link )

Bang, C., J. L. Sabo and S. H. Faeth. 2010. Reduced wind speed improves plant growth in a desert city. PLoS One 5(6):e11061. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.001161. (link )

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, P. C. Johnson, J. M. O Brien, J. D. Potter, R. W. Shiebley III, D. J. Sobota and S. M. Thomas. 2010. Nitrous oxide emission from denitrification in stream and river networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 108(1):214-219. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1011464108. (link )

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. Peterson, G. C. Poole, H. M. Valett, C. Arango, J. J. Beaulieu, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, A. M. Helton, P. C. Johnson, J. Merriam, B. R. Niederlehner, J. M. O Brien, J. D. Potter, R. W. Scheibley, S. M. Thomas and K. Wilson. 2010. Inter-regional comparison of land-use effects on stream metabolism. Freshwater Biology 55:1874-1890. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2010.02422.x. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2010. Urban heat islands and landscape heterogeneity: Linking spatiotemporal variations in surface temperatures to land-cover and socioeconomic patterns. Landscape Ecology 25(1):17-33. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-009-9402-4. (link )

Buyantuyev, A., J. Wu and C. Gries. 2010. Multiscale analysis of the urbanization pattern of the Phoenix metropolitan landscape of USA: Time, space, and thematic resolution. Landscape and Urban Planning 94:206-217. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2009.10.005. (link )

Collins, K. A., T. J. Lawrence, E. K. Stander, R. J. Jontos, S. S. Kaushal, T. A. Newcomer, N. B. Grimm and M. C. Ekberg. 2010. Opportunities and challenges for managing nitrogen in urban storm water: A review and synthesis. Ecological Engineering 36(2010):1507-1519. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2010.03.015. (link )

Crenshaw, C. L., N. B. Grimm, L. H. Zeglin, R. W. Sheibley, C. N. Dahm and A. D. Pershall. 2010. Dissolved inorganic nitrogen dynamics in the hyporheic zone of reference and human-altered southwestern U. S. streams. Fundamental and Applied Limnology 176(4):391-405. DOI: 10.1127/1863-9135/2010/0176-0391. (link )

Davies, R. C. and S. J. Hall. 2010. Direct and indirect effects of urbanization on soil and plant nutrients in desert ecosystems of the Phoenix metropolitan area, AZ. Urban Ecosystems 13(3):295-317. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-010-0120-0. (link )

Faeth, S. H. and E. Shochat. 2010. Inherited microbial symbionts increase herbivore abundances and alter arthropod diversity on a native grass. Ecology 91:1329-1343. (link )

Gartin, M., B. Crona, A. Y. Wutich and P. K. Westerhoff. 2010. Urban ethnohydrology: Cultural knowledge of water quality and water management in a desert city. Ecology and Society 15(4):36. (link )

Grossman-Clarke, S., J. A. Zehnder, T. Loridan and C. B. Grimmond. 2010. Contribution of land use changes to near surface air temperatures during recent summer extreme heat events in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 49(8):1649-1664. DOI: 10.1175/2010JAMC2362.1. (link )

Johnson, J. C., K. Kitchen and M. C. Andrade. 2010. Family affects sibling cannibalism in the black widow spider, Latrodectus hesperus. Ethology 116(8):770-777. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0310.2010.01792.x. (link )

Larson, K. L., E. M. Cook, C. Strawhacker and S. J. Hall. 2010. The influence of diverse values, ecological structure, and geographic context on residents' multifaceted landscaping decisions. Human Ecology 38(6):747-761. DOI: 10.1007/s10745-010-9359-6. (link )

Majumdar, A. and C. Gries. 2010. Bivariate zero-inflated regression for count data: A Bayesian model with application to plant counts. International Journal of Biostatistics 6(1):Art. 27. DOI: 10.2202/1557-4679.1229. (link )

Majumdar, A., D. Paul and J. P. Kaye. 2010. Sensitivity analysis and model selection for a generalized convolution model for spatial processes. Bayesian Analysis 5(3):493-518. (link )

Martin, C. A., S. A. Whitcomb and J. C. Stutz. 2010. Effects of Frequent Shearing on Root Growth and Mycorrhizal Colonization of Two Landscape Shrubs. HortScience 45(10):1573-1576. (link )

Mayer, P., N. B. Grimm, C. A. Lepczyk, J. Pickett, R. V. Pouyat and P. S. Warren. 2010. Urban ecosystem research joins mainstream ecology. Nature 467:153. DOI: 10.1038/467153b. (link )

Myint, S. W., A. J. Brazel, G. Okin and A. Buyantuyev. 2010. Combined effects of impervious surface and vegetation cover on air temperature variations in a rapidly expanding desert city. GIScience and Remote Sensing 47(3):301-320. DOI: 10.2747/1548-1603.47.3.301. (link )

Neil, K., L. R. Landrum and J. Wu. 2010. Effects of urbanization on flowering phenology in the metropolitan Phoenix region of USA: Findings from herbarium records. Journal of Arid Environments 74:440-444. (link )

Shochat, E., S. B. Lerman, J. M. Anderies, P. S. Warren, S. H. Faeth and C. H. Nilon. 2010. Invasion, competition, and biodiversity loss in urban ecosystems. BioScience 60(3):199-208. DOI: 10.1525/bio.2010.60.3.6. (link )

Stiles, A. and S. M. Scheiner. 2010. A multi-scale analysis of fragmentation effects on remnant plant species richness in Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Biogeography 37(9):1721-1729. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2010.02333.x. (link )

Taylor, C. and R. M. Aggarwal. 2010. Motivations and barriers to stakeholder participation in local food value changes in Phoenix, Arizona. Urban Horticulture Magazine Sept(24):46-48. (link )

Townsend, A. R., L. A. Martinelli and N. B. Grimm. 2010. Perspectives on the modern nitrogen cycle. Ecological Applications 20(1):3-4. DOI: 10.1890/09-0811.1. (link )

Turnbull, L. J., J. Wainwright, R. E. Brazier and R. Bol. 2010. Biotic and abiotic changes in ecosystem structure over a shrub-encroachment gradient in the southwestern USA. Ecosystems 13:1239-1255. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-010-9384-8. (link )

Walker, J. S. and E. Shochat. 2010. Scalar effects of vegetation on bird communities in an urbanizing desert ecosystem. Urban Ecosystems 13:155-167. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-009-0112-0. (link )

White, D. D., A. Y. Wutich, K. L. Larson, P. Gober, T. Lant and C. M. Senneville. 2010. Credibility, salience, and legitimacy of boundary objects: Water managers' assessment of a simulation model in an immersive decision theater. Science and Public Policy 37(3):219-232. DOI: 10.3152/030234210X497726. (link )

Wutich, A. Y., T. Lant, D. D. White, K. L. Larson and M. Gartin. 2010. Comparing focus group and individual responses on sensitive topics: A study of water decision-makers in a desert city. Field Methods 22(1):88-110. DOI: 10.1177/1525822X09349918. (link )

2009

Brazel, A. J. and G. M. Heisler. 2009. Climatology of urban long-term ecological research sites: Baltimore ecosystem study and Central Arizona-Phoenix. Geography Compass 3(1):22-44. DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00189.x. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2009. Urbanization alters spatiotemporal patterns of ecosystem primary production: A case of the Phoenix metropolitan area, USA. Journal of Arid Environments 73(4-5):512-520. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2008.12.015. (link )

Chen, X. and J. Wu. 2009. Sustainable landscape architecture: Implications of philosophy of "unity of man with nature" and beyond. Landscape Ecology 24(8):1015-1026. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-009-9350-z. (link )

Cutts, B. B., K. Darby, C. G. Boone and A. Brewis. 2009. City structure, obesity, and environmental justice: An integrated analysis of physical and social barriers to walkable streets and park access. Social Science and Medicine 69(9):1314-1322. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.08.020. (link )

Dresner, M. and M. M. Elser. 2009. Enhancing science teachers' understanding of ecosystem interactions with qualitative conceptual models. Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology 6(Research 1):. (link )

Fokidis, H. B., M. Orchinik and P. J. Deviche. 2009. Corticosterone and corticosteroid binding globulin in birds: Relation to urbanization in a desert city. General and Comparative Endrocrinology 160(3):259-270. DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2008.12.005. (link )

Grineski, S. E. 2009. Human-environment interactions and environmental justice: How do diverse parents of asthmatic children minimize hazards?. Society and Natural Resources 22(8):727-743. DOI: 10.1080/08941920802001077. (link )

Hall Jr, 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. Gregory, C. N. Dahm, L. W. Cooper, L. R. Ashkenas, S. M. Thomas, R. W. Sheibley, J. D. Potter, B. R. Niederlehner, P. C. Johnson, A. M. Helton, C. L. Crenshaw, A. J. Burgin, M. J. Bernot, J. J. Beaulieu and C. Arango. 2009. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N additiona experiments: Total uptake. Limnology And Oceanography 54(3):653-665. (link )

Hall, S. J., B. Ahmed, P. Ortiz, R. C. Davies, R. A. Sponseller and N. B. Grimm. 2009. Urbanization alters soil microbial functioning in the Sonoran Desert. Ecosystems 12(4):654-671. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-009-9249-1. (link )

Harlan, S. L., S. T. Yabiku, L. Larsen and A. J. Brazel. 2009. Household water consumption in an arid city: Affluence, affordance, and attitudes. Society and Natural Resources 22(8):691-709. DOI: 10.1080/08941920802064679. (link )

Larson, K. L., D. G. Casagrande, S. L. Harlan and S. T. Yabiku. 2009. Residents' yard choices and rationales in a desert city: Social priorities, ecological impacts, and decision tradeoffs. Environmental Management 44(5):921-937. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-009-9353-1. (link )

Larson, K. L., A. Gustafson and P. W. Hirt. 2009. Insatiable thirst and a finite supply: Assessing municipal water conservation policy in greater Phoenix, Arizona, 1980-2007. Journal of Policy History 21(2):107-137. DOI: 10.1017/S0898030609090058. (link )

Larson, K. L., D. D. White, P. Gober, S. L. Harlan and A. Y. Wutich. 2009. Divergent perspectives on water resource sustainability in a public-policy-science context. Environmental Science and Policy 12(7):1012-1023. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2009.07.012. (link )

Marussich, W. A. and S. H. Faeth. 2009. Effects of urbanization on trophic dynamics of arthropod communities on a common desert host plant. Urban Ecosystems 12(3):265-286. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-009-0086-y. (link )

Mulholland, P. J., R. O. Hall Jr, D. J. Sobota, W. K. Dodds, S. E. Findlay, N. B. Grimm, S. K. Hamilton, W. H. McDowell, J. M. Obrien, J. L. Tank, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, S. V. Gregory, S. L. Johnson, J. L. Meyer, B. J. Peterson, G. C. Poole, H. M. Valett, J. R. Webster, C. Arango, J. J. Beaulieu, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, A. M. Helton, P. C. Johnson, B. R. Niederlehner, J. D. Potter, R. W. Shiebley and S. M. Thomas. 2009. Nitrate removal in stream ecosystems measured by 15N addition experiments: Denitification. Limnology And Oceanography 54(3):666-680.

Myint, S. W. and G. S. Okin. 2009. Modelling land-cover types using multiple endmember spectral mixture analysis in a desert city. International Journal of Remote Sensing 30(9):2237-2257. DOI: 10.1080/01431160802549328. (link )

Neil, K. 2009. Flowering phenology and pollination: An activity to introduce human and environmental effects on plant reproduction. The American Biology Teacher 71(5):300-304. DOI: 10.1662/005.071.0511. (link )

Roach, W. J. and N. B. Grimm. 2009. Nutrient variation in an urban lake chain and its consequences for phytoplankton production. Journal of Environmental Quality 38:1429-1440. DOI: 10.2134/jeq2008.0191. (link )

Ruddell, D. M. and E. A. Wentz. 2009. Multi-tasking: Scale in geography. Geography Compass 3(2):681-697. DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00206.x. (link )

Singer, C. K. and C. A. Martin. 2009. Effect of landscape mulches and drip irrigation on transplant establishment and growth of three Southwest desert plants. Journal of Environmental Horticulture 27(3):166-170. (link )

Sun, C., A. J. Brazel, W. T. Chow, B. C. Hedquist and L. Prashad. 2009. Desert heat island study in winter by mobile transect and remote sensing techniques. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 98:323-335. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-009-0120-. (link )

Walker, J. S., N. B. Grimm, J. M. Briggs, C. Gries and L. Dugan. 2009. Effects of urbanization on plant species diversity in central Arizona. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7(9):465-470. DOI: 10.1890/080084. (link )

Yabiku, S. T., J. E. Glick, E. A. Wentz, S. A. Haas and Z. Zhu. 2009. Migration, health, and environment in the desert Southwest. Population and Environment 30(4-5):131-138. DOI: 10.1007/s11111-009-0082-4. (link )

2008

Fokidis, H. B., E. C. Greiner and P. J. Deviche. 2008. Interspecific variation in avian blood parasites and haematology associated with urbanization in a desert habitat. Journal of Avian Biology 39(3):300-310. DOI: 10.1111/j.0908-8857.2008.04248.x. (link )

French, S. S., H. B. Fokidis and M. C. Moore. 2008. Variation in stress and innate immunity in the tree lizard (Urosaurus ornatus) across an urban-rural gradient. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 178(8):997-1005. DOI: 10.1007/s00360-008-0290-8. (link )

Golden, J. S., D. A. Hartz, A. J. Brazel, G. Luber and P. Phelan. 2008. A biometeorology study of climate and heat-related morbidity in Phoenix from 2001 to 2006. International Journal of Biometeorology 52(6):471-480. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-007-0142-3. (link )

Grimm, N. B., S. H. Faeth, N. E. Golubiewski, C. L. Redman, J. Wu, X. Bai and J. M. Briggs. 2008. Global change and the ecology of cities. Science 319(5864):756-760. (link )

Grimm, N. B., D. R. Foster, P. M. Groffman, J. M. Grove, C. S. Hopkinson, K. J. Nadelhoffer, D. P. Peters and D. E. Pataki. 2008. The changing landscape: Ecosystem responses to urbanization and pollution across climatic and societal gradients. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(5):264-272. (link )

Grossman-Clarke, S., Y. Liu, J. A. Zehnder and J. D. Fast. 2008. Simulations of the urban planetary boundary layer in an arid metropolitan area. Journal of Applied Meterology and Climatology 47(3):752-768. (link )

Hall, S. J., D. P. Huber and N. B. Grimm. 2008. Soil N2O and NO emissions in an arid urban ecosystem. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences 113(doi):. DOI: 10.1029/2007JG000523. (link )

Harlan, S. L., A. J. Brazel, G. D. Jenerette, N. S. Jones, L. Larsen, L. Prashad and W. L. Stefanov. 2008. In the shade of affluence: The inequitable distribution of the urban heat island. Research in Social Problems and Public Policy 15:173-202. (link )

Hirt, P. W., A. Gustafson and K. L. Larson. 2008. The mirage in the Valley of the Sun. Environmental History 13(3):482-514. DOI: 10.1093/envhis/13.3.482v. (link )

Kaye, J. P., A. Majumdar, C. Gries, A. Buyantuyev, N. B. Grimm, D. Hope, W. Zhu, G. D. Jenerette and L. A. Baker. 2008. Hierarchical Bayesian scaling of soil properties across urban, agricultural and desert ecosystems. Ecological Applications 18(1):132-145. DOI: 10.1890/06-1952.1. (link )

Lohse, K. A., D. Hope, R. A. Sponseller, J. O. Allen and N. B. Grimm. 2008. Atmospheric deposition of carbon and nutrients across an arid metropolitan area. Science of the Total Environment 402(1):95-105. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.04.044. (link )

Majumdar, A., J. P. Kaye, C. Gries, D. Hope and N. B. Grimm. 2008. Hierarchical spatial modeling and prediction of multiple soil nutrients and carbon concentrations. Communications in Statistics -- Simulation and Computation 37(2):434-453. (link )

Martin, C. A. 2008. Landscape sustainability in a Sonoran Desert city. Cities and the Environment 1(2):Art. 5. (link )

McCrackin, M. L., T. K. Harms, N. B. Grimm, S. J. Hall and J. P. Kaye. 2008. Responses of soil microorganisms to resource availability in urban, desert soils. Biogeochemistry 87(2):143-155. DOI: 10.1007/s10533-007-9173-4. (link )

Miller, T. R., T. D. Baird, C. M. Littlefield, G. P. Kofinas, F. S. Chapin III and C. L. Redman. 2008. Epistemological pluralism: Reorganizing interdisciplinary research. Ecology and Society 13(2):Art. 46. (link )

Mulholland, P. J., A. M. Helton, G. C. Poole, R. O. Hall Jr, S. K. Hamilton, B. J. Peterson, J. L. Tank, L. R. Ashkenas, L. W. Cooper, C. N. Dahm, W. K. Dodds, S. E. Findlay, S. V. Gregory, N. B. Grimm, S. L. Johnson, W. H. McDowell, J. L. Meyer, H. M. Valett, J. R. Webster, C. Arango, J. J. Beaulieu, M. J. Bernot, A. J. Burgin, C. L. Crenshaw, P. C. 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 452:202-205. DOI: 10.1038/nature06686. (link )

Peters, D. P., P. M. Groffman, K. J. Nadelhoffer, N. B. Grimm, S. L. Collins, W. K. Michener and M. A. Huston. 2008. Living in an increasingly connected world: A framework for continental-scale environmental science. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(5):229-237. (link )

Roach, W. J., J. B. Heffernan, N. B. Grimm, R. Arrowsmith, C. Eisinger and T. Rychener. 2008. Unintended consequences of urbanization for aquatic ecosystems: A case study from the Arizona desert. BioScience 58(8):715-727. DOI: 10.1641/B580808.

Shao, G. F. and J. Wu. 2008. On the accuracy of landscape pattern analysis using remote sensing data. Landscape Ecology 23(5):505-511. (link )

Shen, W., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm and D. Hope. 2008. Effects of urbanization-induced environmental changes on desert ecosystem functioning. Ecosystems 11(1):138-155. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-007-9085-0. (link )

Singer, C. K. and C. A. Martin. 2008. Effect of landscape mulches on desert landscape microclimates. Arboriculture and Urban Forestry 34(4):230-237. (link )

Stabler, L. B. 2008. Management regimes affect woody plant productivity and water use efficiency in an urban desert ecosystem. Urban Ecosystems 11(2):197-211. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-008-0050-2. (link )

Stiles, A. and S. M. Scheiner. 2008. Nestedness of remnant Sonoran Desert plant communities in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. Ecology 89(9):2473-2481. DOI: 10.1890/07-1184.1. (link )

Walker, J. S., R. C. Balling, J. M. Briggs, M. V. Katti, P. S. Warren and E. A. Wentz. 2008. Birds of a feather: Interpolating distribution patterns of urban birds. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 32(1):19-28. DOI: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2007.02.001. (link )

Walker, J. S. and T. Blaschke. 2008. Object-based land-cover classification for the Phoenix metropolitan area: Optimization versus transportability. International Journal of Remote Sensing 29(7):2021-2040. DOI: 10.1080/01431160701408337. (link )

Warren, P. S., S. B. Lerman and N. D. Charney. 2008. Letter to the Editor: Plants of a feather: Spatial autocorrelation of gardening practices in suburban neighborhoolds. Biological Conservation 141(1):3-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2007.10.005.

Wu, J. 2008. Changing perspectives on biodiversity conservation: From species protection to regional sustainability. Biodiversity Science 16(3):205-213. DOI: 10.3724/SP.J.1003.2008.08037. (link )

Wu, J. 2008. Making the case for landscape ecology: An effective approach to urban sustainability. Landscape Journal 27(1):41-50. (link )

Yabiku, S. D., D. G. Casagrande and E. Farley-Metzger. 2008. Preferences for landscape choice in a Southwestern desert city. Environment and Behavior 40:382-400. DOI: 10.1177/0013916507300359.

2007

Anderies, J. M., M. V. Katti and E. Shochat. 2007. Living in the city: Resource availability, predation, and bird population dynamics in urban areas. Journal of Theoretical Biology 247(1):36-49. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2007.01.030. (link )

Brazel, A. J., P. Gober, S. J. Lee, S. Grossman-Clarke, J. A. Zehnder, B. C. Hedquist and E. Comparri. 2007. Determinants of changes in the regional urban heat island in metropolitan Phoenix (Arizona, USA) between 1990 and 2004. Climate Research 33(2):171-182. (link )

Briggs, J. M., H. Schaafsma and D. Trenkov. 2007. Woody vegetation expansion in a desert grassland: Prehistoric human impact?. Journal of Arid Environment 69(3):458-472. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2006.10.012. (link )

Buyantuyev, A. and J. Wu. 2007. Effects of thematic resolution on landscape pattern analysis. Landscape Ecology 22(1):7-13. (link )

Buyantuyev, A., J. Wu and C. Gries. 2007. Estimating vegetation cover in an urban environment based on Landsat ETM+ imagery: A case study in Phoenix, USA. International Journal of Remote Sensing 28(2):269-291. DOI: 10.1080/01431160600658149. (link )

Casagrande, D. G., D. Hope, E. Farley-Metzger, W. Cook, S. T. Yabiku and C. L. Redman. 2007. Problem and opportunity: Integrating anthropology, ecology, and policy through adaptive experimentation in the urban Southwest U.S.. Human Organization 66(2):125-139. (link )

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Dugan, L. E., M. F. Wojciechowski and L. R. Landrum. 2007. A large-scale plant survey: Efficient vouchering with identification through morphology and DNA analysis. Taxon 56(4):1238-1244. (link )

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Lewis, D. B. and N. B. Grimm. 2007. Hierarchical regulation of nitrogen export from urban catchments: Interactions of storms and landscapes. Ecological Applications 17(8):2347-2364. DOI: 10.1890/06-0031.1. (link )

Li, K., P. Zhang, J. C. Crittenden, S. Guhathakurta, Y. Chen, H. J. Fernando, A. Sawhey, P. H. McCartney, N. B. Grimm, R. Kahhat, H. Joshi, G. Konjevod, Y. J. Choi, E. Fonseca, B. R. Allenby, D. Gerrity and P. M. Torrens. 2007. Development of a framework for quantifying the environmental impacts of urban development and construction practices. Environmental Science and Technology 41(14):5130-5136. DOI: 10.1021/es062481d. (link )

Liu, J., T. Dietz, S. R. Carpenter, M. Alberti, C. Folke, E. Moran, A. N. Pell, P. Deadman, T. Kratz, J. Lubchenco, E. Ostrom, Z. Ouyang, W. Provencher, C. L. Redman, S. H. Schneider and W. W. Taylor. 2007. Complexity of coupled human and natural systems. Science 317(5844):1513-1516. DOI: 10.1126/science.1144004. (link )

Liu, J., T. Dietz, S. R. Carpenter, M. Alberti, C. Folke, E. Moran, A. N. Pell, P. Deadman, T. K. Kratz, J. Lubchenco, E. Ostrom, Z. Ouyang, W. Provencher, C. L. Redman, S. H. Schneider and W. W. Taylor. 2007. Coupled human and natural systems. Ambio 36(8):639-649. (link )

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McDonald, R. I., C. Yuan-Farrell, C. Fievet, M. S. Moeller, P. M. Kareiva, D. R. Foster, T. Gragson, A. P. Kinzig, L. H. Kuby and C. L. Redman. 2007. Estimating the effect of protected lands on the development and conservation of their surroundings. Conservation Biology 21(6):1526-1536. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2007.00799.x. (link )

Schaafsma, H. and J. M. Briggs. 2007. Hohokam silt capturing technology: Silt fields in the northern Phoenix basin. Kiva 72(4):443-469.

Sponseller, R. A. 2007. Precipitation pulses and soil CO2 flux in a Sonoran Desert ecosystem. Global Change Biology 13(2):426-436. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01307.x. (link )

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Wu, J. 2007. Past, present and future of landscape ecology. Landscape Ecology 22(10):1433-1435. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-007-9172-9. (link )

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2006

Anderies, J. M. 2006. Robustness, institutions, and large-scale change in social-ecological systems: The Hohokam of the Phoenix Basin. Journal of Institutional Economics 2(2):133-155. DOI: 10.1017/S1744137406000312. (link )

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Baker, L. A., P. K. Westerhoff and M. R. Sommerfeld. 2006. An adaptive management strategy using multiple barriers to control tastes and odors. Journal of the American Water Works Association 98(6):113-126. (link )

Briggs, J. M., K. A. Spielmann, H. Schaafsma, K. W. Kintigh, M. Kruse, K. Morehouse and K. Schollmeyer. 2006. Why ecology needs archaeologists and archaeology needs ecologists. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4(4):180-188. DOI: 10.1890/1540-9295(2006)004[0180:WENAAA]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Chow, W. T. and M. S. Roth. 2006. Temporal dynamics of the urban heat island of Singapore. International Journal of Climatology 26(15):2243-2260. DOI: 10.1002/joc.1364. (link )

Cook, W. M. and S. H. Faeth. 2006. Irrigation and land use drive ground arthropod community patterns in urban desert. Environmental Entomology 35:1532-1540. DOI: 10.1603/0046-225X(2006)35[1532:IALUDG]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Cumming, G. S., D. H. Cumming and C. L. Redman. 2006. Scale mismatches in social-ecological systems: Causes, consequences, and solutions. Ecology and Society 11(1):. (link )

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Grimm, N. B., A. P. Covich and J. M. Melillo. 2006. A vision for ecology's future: Where are we today?. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4(3):115. DOI: 10.1890/1540-9295(2006)004[0115:AVFEFW]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Haberl, H., V. Winiwarter, K. Andersson, R. U. Ayres, C. G. Boone, M. Castillo, G. Cunfer, M. Fischer-Kowalski, W. R. Freudenburg, E. Furman, R. Kauffmann, F. Krausmann, E. Langthaler, H. Lotze-Campen, M. Mirtl, C. L. Redman, A. Reenberg, A. Wardell, B. Warr and H. Zechmeister. 2006. From LTER to LTSER: Conceptualizing the socioeconomic dimensiont of long-term socioecological research. Ecology and Society 11(2):13. (link )

Harlan, S. L., A. J. Brazel, L. Prashad, W. L. Stefanov and L. Larsen. 2006. Neighborhood microclimates and vulnerability to heat stress. Social Science & Medicine 63(11):2847-2863. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.07.030. (link )

Hartz, D. A., A. J. Brazel and G. M. Heisler. 2006. A case study in resort climatology of Phoenix, Arizona, USA. International Journal of Biometeorology 51(1):73-83. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-006-0036-9. (link )

Hartz, D. A., L. Prashad, B. C. Hedquist, J. S. Golden and A. J. Brazel. 2006. Linking satellite images and handheld infrared thermography to observed neighborhood climate conditions. Remote Sensing of Environment (Urban Thermal Special Issue) 104(2):190-200. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2005.12.019. (link )

Hope, D., C. Gries, D. G. Casagrande, C. L. Redman, C. A. Martin and N. B. Grimm. 2006. Drivers of spatial variation in plant diversity across the central Arizona-Phoenix ecosystem.. Society and Natural Resources 19(2):101-116. DOI: 10.1080/08941920500394469. (link )

Jenerette, G. D., J. Wu, N. B. Grimm and D. Hope. 2006. Points, patches and regions: Scaling soil biogeochemical patterns in an urbanized arid ecosystem. Global Change Biology 12(8):1532-1544. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01182.x. (link )

Jenerette, G. D., W. Wu, S. Goldsmith, W. A. Marussich and W. J. Roach. 2006. Contrasting water footprints of cities in China and the United States. Ecological Economics 57(3):346-358. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2005.04.016. (link )

Kaye, J. P., P. M. Groffman, N. B. Grimm, L. A. Baker and R. V. Pouyat. 2006. A distinct urban biogeochemistry?. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21(4):192-199. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2005.12.006. (link )

Kirby, A. M., S. L. Harlan, L. Larsen, E. J. Hackett, B. Bolin, A. L. Nelson, T. R. Rex and S. Wolf. 2006. Examining the significance of housing enclaves in the metropolitan United States of America. Housing, Theory and Society 23(1):19-33. DOI: 10.1080/14036090500435995. (link )

Larsen, L. and S. L. Harlan. 2006. Desert dreamscapes: Landscape preference and behavior. Landscape and Urban Planning 78(1-2):85-100. (link )

Lewis, D. B., J. P. Kaye, C. Gries, A. P. Kinzig and C. L. Redman. 2006. Agrarian legacy in soil nutrient pools of urbanizing arid lands. Global Change Biology 12(4):703-709. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01126.x. (link )

Lewis, D. B., J. D. Schade, A. K. Huth and N. B. Grimm. 2006. The spatial structure of variability in a semi-arid, fluvial ecosystem. Ecosystems 9:386-397. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-005-0161-z. (link )

Moeller, M. S. and T. Blaschke. 2006. GIS-gestützte Bildanalyse der städtischen Vegetation als ein Indikator urbaner Lebensqualitä. Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation 2006(1):19-30.

Neil, K. and J. Wu. 2006. Effects of urbanization on plant flowering phenology: A review. Urban Ecosystems 9:243-257. (link )

Oleson, J., D. Hope, C. Gries and J. P. Kaye. 2006. Estimating soil properties in heterogeneous land-use patches: A Bayesian approach. Environmetrics 17:517-525. DOI: 10.1002/env.789. (link )

Shochat, E., P. S. Warren and S. H. Faeth. 2006. Future directions in urban ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21(12):661-662. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2006.09.007. (link )

Shochat, E., P. S. Warren, S. H. Faeth, N. E. McIntyre and D. Hope. 2006. From patterns to emerging processes in mechanistic urban ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21(4):186-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2005.11.019. (link )

Stuart, G., C. Gries and D. Hope. 2006. The relationship between pollen and extant vegetation across an arid urban ecosystem and surrounding desert in the southwest USA. Journal of Biogeography 33:573-591. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2005.01334.x. (link )

Walker, B. H., J. M. Anderies, A. P. Kinzig and P. Ryan. 2006. Exploring resilience in social-ecological systems through comparative studies and theory development: Introduction to the special issue. Ecology and Society 11(1):Art 12. (link )

Warren, P. S., M. V. Katti, M. Ermann and A. J. Brazel. 2006. Urban bioacoustics: It's not just noise. Animal Behaviour 71(3):491-502. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2005.07.014. (link )

Warren, P. S., C. Tripler, D. Bolger, S. H. Faeth, N. Huntly, C. A. Lepczyk, J. L. Meyer, C. Parker, E. Shochat and J. S. Walker. 2006. Urban food webs: Predators, prey, and the people who feed them. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 87(4):387-393. DOI: 10.1890/0012-9623(2006)87[387:UFWPPA]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Wentz, E. A., W. L. Stefanov, C. Gries and D. Hope. 2006. Land use and land cover mapping from diverse data sources for an arid urban environments. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 30(2006):320-246. (link )

Wu, J. 2006. Editorial: Landscape ecology, cross-disciplinarity, and sustainability science. Landscape Ecology 21:1-4. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-006-7195-2. (link )

Zhu, W. X., D. Hope, C. Gries and N. B. Grimm. 2006. Soil characteristics and the accumulation of inorganic nitrogen in an arid urban ecosystem. Ecosystems 9(5):711-724. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-006-0078-1. (link )

2005

Allenby, B. R. and J. H. Fink. 2005. Toward inherently secure and resilient societies. Science 309(5737):1034-1036. (link )

Banks, D. L., M. M. Elser and C. Saltz. 2005. Analysis of the K-12 component of the Central Arizona--Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research (CAP LTER) project 1998 to 2002. Environmental Education Research 11(5):649-663. DOI: 10.1080/13504620500314272. (link )

Bolin, B., S. E. Grineski and T. W. Collins. 2005. Geography of despair: Environmental racism and the making of south Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Human Ecology Review 12(2):155-167. (link )

Brazel, A. J., H. J. Fernando, J. C. Hunt, N. J. Selover, B. C. Hedquist and E. Pardyjak. 2005. Evening transition observations in Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Applied Meteorology 44(1):99-112. (link )

Burns, E. K. and E. D. Kenney. 2005. Building and maintaining urban water infrastructure: Phoenix, Arizona from 1950 to 2003. Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers 67:47-64. (link )

Celestian, S. B. and C. A. Martin. 2005. Effects of parking lot location on size and physiology of four Southwest landscape trees. Journal of Arboriculture 31(4):191-197. (link )

Douglass, J., R. I. Dorn and B. Gootee. 2005. A large landslide on the urban fringe of metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. Geomorphology 65(2005):321-336. DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2004.09.022. (link )

Faeth, S. H., P. S. Warren, E. Shochat and W. A. Marussich. 2005. Trophic dynamics in urban communities. BioScience 55(5):399-407. (link )

Grimm, N. B., R. W. Sheibley, C. L. Crenshaw, C. N. Dahm, W. J. Roach and L. H. Zeglin. 2005. Nutrient retention and transformation in urban streams. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 24:626-642. DOI: 10.1899/04-027.1. (link )

Grossman-Clarke, S., J. A. Zehnder, W. L. Stefanov, Y. Liu and M. A. Zoldak. 2005. Urban modifications in a mesoscale meteorological model and the effects on surface energetics in an arid metropolitan region. Journal of Applied Meteorology 44(9):1281-1297. (link )

Hedquist, B. C. 2005. Assessment of the urban heat island of Casa Grande, Arizona. Journal of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science 38(1):29-39. DOI: 10.2181/1533-6085(2005)038[0029:AOTUHI]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Hope, D., W. Zhu, C. Gries, J. Oleson, J. P. Kaye, N. B. Grimm and B. Baker. 2005. Spatial variation in soil inorganic nitrogen across and arid urban ecosystem. Urban Ecosystems 8:251-273. (link )

Kinzig, A. P., P. S. Warren, C. A. Martin, D. Hope and M. V. Katti. 2005. The effects of socioeconomic and cultural characteristics on urban patterns of biodiversity. Ecology and Society 10(1):23. (link )

Landrum, L. R., L. Dugan, S. Whitcomb, J. R. Anderson, D. Damrel and F. E. Northam. 2005. Noteworthy collections, Arizona: Oncosiphon piluliferum (L. f.) Kallersjo (Asteraceae). Madrono 52:270-274. DOI: 10.3120/0024-9637(2005)52[270:A]2.0.CO;2.

Larson, E. K., N. B. Grimm, P. Gober and C. L. Redman. 2005. The paradoxical ecology and management of water in the Phoenix, USA metropolitan area. Journal of Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology 5(4):287-296. (link )

Melillo, J. M., N. B. Grimm and A. P. Covich. 2005. NEON: Lighting the way forward. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3(7):351. DOI: 10.1890/1540-9295(2005)003[0351:NLTWF]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Melillo, J. M., N. B. Grimm and W. H. Schlesinger. 2005. Ecology and the transition to sustainability. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3(1):3. DOI: 10.1890/1540-9295(2005)003[0003:EATTTS]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Mueller, E. C. and T. A. Day. 2005. The effect of urban ground cover on microclimate, growth and leaf gas exchange of oleander in Phoenix, Arizona. International Journal of Biometeorology 49(4):244-255. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-004-0235-1. (link )

Musacchio, L. R., E. Ozdenerol, M. Bryant and T. Evans. 2005. Changing landscapes, changing disciplines: Seeking to understand interdisciplinarity in landscape ecological change research. Landscape and Urban Planning 73(4):326-338. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2004.08.003. (link )

Nguyen, M., P. Westerhoff, L. Baker, Q. Hu, M. Esparza-Soto and M. Sommerfeld. 2005. Characteristics and reactivity of algae-produced dissolved organic carbon. Journal of Environmental Engineering 131(11):1574-1582. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9372(2005)131:11(1574). (link )

Rainey, F., K. Ray, M. Ferreira, B. Z. Gatz, N. F. Nobre, D. Bagaley, B. A. Rash, M. J. Park, A. M. Earl, N. C. Shank, A. Small, M. C. Henk, J. R. Battista, P. Kaempfer and M. S. Da Costa. 2005. Extensive diversity if ionizing-radiation-resistant bacteria recovered from Sonoran Desert soil and description of nine new species of the genus Delnococcus obtained from a single soil sample. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 71(9):5225-5235. DOI: 10.1128/?AEM.71.9.5225-5235.2005. (link )

Redman, C. L. and N. S. Jones. 2005. The environmental, social, and health dimensions of urban expansion. Population and Environment 26(6):505-520. DOI: 10.1007/s11111-005-0010-1. (link )

Shen, W., J. Wu, P. R. Kemp, J. F. Reynolds and N. B. Grimm. 2005. Simluating the dymanics of primary productivity of a Sonoran ecosystem: Model parameterization and validation. Ecological Modelling 189(2005):1-24. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2005.04.010. (link )

Stabler, L. B., C. A. Martin and A. J. Brazel. 2005. Microclimates in a desert city were related to land use and vegetation index. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 3:137-147. DOI: 10.1016/j.ufug.2004.11.001. (link )

Stefanov, W. L. and M. Netzband. 2005. Assessment of ASTER land cover and MDIS NDVI data at multiple scales for ecological characterization of an arid urban center. Remote Sensing of Environment 99(1-2):31-43. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2005.04.024. (link )

2004

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2004. Modeling urban landscape dynamics: A review. Ecological Research 19:119-129. DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1703.2003.00611.x. (link )

Berling-Wolff, S. and J. Wu. 2004. Modeling urban landscape dynamics: A case study in Phoenix, USA. Urban Ecosystems 7:215-240. (link )

Boreson, J., A. M. Dillner and J. Peccia. 2004. Correlating bioaerosol load with PM2.5 and PM10cf concentrations: A comparison between natural desert and urban fringe aerosols. Atmospheric Environment 38(35):6029-6041. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.06.040. (link )

Burns, E. K. and G. Bey. 2004. City of Phoenix and Arizona State University map water features with GIS and GPS. Underground Focus 18(3):12-13.

Celestian, S. B. and C. A. Martin. 2004. Rhizosphere, surface, and under tree canopy air temperature patterns at parking lots in Phoenix, AZ. Journal of Arboriculture 30(4):245-251. (link )

Cook, W. M., D. G. Casagrande, D. Hope, P. M. Groffman and S. L. Collins. 2004. Learning to roll with the punches: Adaptive experimentation in human-dominated systems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 2(9):467-474. DOI: 10.1890/1540-9295(2004)002[0467:LTRWTP]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Grimm, N. B. and C. L. Redman. 2004. Approaches to the study of urban ecosystems: The case of central Arizona--Phoenix. Urban Ecosystems 7:199-213. (link )

Hope, D., M. W. Naegeli, A. H. Chan and N. B. Grimm. 2004. Nutrients on asphalt parking surfaces in an arid urban environment. Water Air and Soil Pollution: Focus 4:371-390. DOI: 10.1023/B:WAFO.0000028366.61260.9b. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2004. Interactions of ecosystem processes with spatial heterogeneity in the puzzle of nitrogen limitation. Oikos 107(2):273-282. DOI: 10.1111/j.0030-1299.2004.13325.x. (link )

Katti, M. V. and P. S. Warren. 2004. Research focus: Tits, noise, and urban bioacoustics. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 19(3):109-110. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2003.12.006. (link )

Larsen, L., S. L. Harlan, B. Bolin, E. J. Hackett, D. Hope, A. M. Kirby, A. L. Nelson, T. R. Rex and S. Wolf. 2004. Bonding and bridging: Understanding the relationship between social capital and civic action. Journal of Planning Education and Research 24(1):64-77. (link )

Li, H. and J. Wu. 2004. Use and misuse of landscape indices. Landscape Ecology 19(4):389-399. (link )

Martin, C. A. and L. B. Stabler. 2004. The relationship of homeowner practices and carbon acquisition potential of landscape plants to mesic and xeric designed Southwest residential landscapes. Acta Horticulturae 630:137-141. (link )

Martin, C. A. and L. B. Stabler. 2004. Urban horticultural ecology: Interactions between plants, people and the physical environment. Acta Horticulturae 639:97-101. (link )

Martin, C. A. and J. C. Stutz. 2004. Interactive effects of temperature and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth, P uptake and root respiration of Capsicum annuum L.. Mycorrhiza 14(4):241-244. DOI: 10.1007/s00572-003-0261-6. (link )

Martin, C. A., P. S. Warren and A. P. Kinzig. 2004. Neighborhood socioeconomic status is a useful predictor of perennial landscape vegetation in residential neighborhoods and embedded small parks of Phoenix, Arizona. Landscape and Urban Planning 69(4):355-368. (link )

Mash, H., M. Nguyen, P. K. Westerhoff, L. A. Baker and R. Neiman. 2004. Dissolved organic matter in Arizona reservoirs and member analysis. Organic Geochemistry 35:831-843. DOI: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2004.03.002. (link )

Musacchio, L. R., J. Ewan and R. A. Yabes. 2004. Regional landscape system protection in the urbanizing desert Southwest: Lessons from the Phoenix metropolitan region, U.S.A. Landscape Review 10(1&2):58-68.

Musacchio, L. R. and J. Wu. 2004. Collaborative landscape-scale ecological research: Emerging trends in urban and regional ecology. Urban Ecosystems 7:175-178. (link )

Quay, R. 2004. Bridging the gap between ecological research and land use policy: The North Sonoran Collaboration. Urban Ecosystems 7(3):283-294. (link )

Redman, C. L., J. M. Grove and L. H. Kuby. 2004. Integrating social science into the Long-Term Ecological (LTER) network: Social dimensions of ecological change and ecological dimensions of social change. Ecosystems 7(2):161-171. (link )

Shen, W., G. D. Jenerette, J. Wu and R. Gardner. 2004. Evaluating empirical scaling relations of pattern metrics with simulated landscapes. Ecography 27:459-469. DOI: 10.1111/j.0906-7590.2004.03799.x. (link )

Shochat, E. 2004. Credit or debit? Resource input changes population dynamics of city-slicker birds. Oikos 106(3):622-626. DOI: 10.1111/j.0030-1299.2004.13159.x. (link )

Shochat, E., S. B. Lerman, M. V. Katti and D. B. Lewis. 2004. Linking optimal foraging behavior to bird community structure in an urban-desert landscape: Field experiments with artificial food patches. American Naturalist 164(2):232-243. (link )

Shochat, E., W. L. Stefanov, M. E. Whitehorse and S. H. Faeth. 2004. Urbanization and spider diversity: Influences of human modification of habitat structure and productivity. Ecological Applications 14(1):268-280. DOI: 10.1890/02-5341. (link )

Stabler, L. B. and C. A. Martin. 2004. Irrigation and pruning affect growth and water use efficiency of two desert-adapted shrubs. Acta Horticulturae 638:255-258. (link )

Wu, J. 2004. Effects of changing scale on landscape pattern analysis: Scaling relations. Landscape Ecology 19(2):125-138. (link )

Wu, J. 2004. Key research topics in landscape ecology. Acta Ecologica Sinica 24(9):2074-2076.

Zhu, W. X., N. D. Dillard and N. B. Grimm. 2004. Urban nitrogen biogeochemistry: Status and processes in green retention basins. Biogeochemistry 71(2):177-196. DOI: 10.1007/s10533-004-9683-2. (link )

2003

Celestian, S. B. and C. A. Martin. 2003. Effects of commercial parking lots on the size of six Southwest landscape trees. Acta Horticulturae 618:125-129. (link )

Cousins, J. R., D. Hope, C. Gries and J. C. Stutz. 2003. Preliminary assessment of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity and community structure in an urban ecosystem. Mycorrhiza 13:319-326. (link )

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Fenn, M. E., R. Haebuer, G. S. Tonnesen, J. S. Baron, S. Grossman-Clarke, D. Hope, D. A. Jaffe, S. Copeland, L. Geiser, H. M. Rueth and J. O. Sickman. 2003. Nitrogen emissions, deposition and monitoring in the western United States. BioScience 53(4):397-403. (link )

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Pezzey, J. C. and J. M. Anderies. 2003. The effect of subsistence on collapse and institutional adaptation in population-resource societies. Journal of Development Economics 72(1):299-320. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3878(03)00078-6. (link )

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2002

Baker, L. A., A. J. Brazel, N. J. Selover, C. A. Martin, N. E. McIntyre, F. R. Steiner, A. L. Nelson and L. R. Musacchio. 2002. Urbanization and warming of Phoenix (Arizona, USA): Impacts, feedbacks, and mitigation. Urban Ecosystems 6(3):183-203. (link )

Bolin, B., A. L. Nelson, E. J. Hackett, K. Pijawka, C. S. Smith, D. Sicotte, E. K. Sadalla, E. Matranga and M. O'Donnell. 2002. The ecology of technological risk in a Sunbelt city. Environment and Planning A 34(2):317-339. DOI: 10.1068/a3494. (link )

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Gober, P. and E. K. Burns. 2002. The size and shape of Phoenix's urban fringe. Journal of Planning Education and Research 21(4):379-390. DOI: 10.1177/0739456X0202100403 . (link )

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Katti, M. V. 2002. Old avian ecology in a new ecosystem. Ecology 83(9):2643-2644. DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2002)083[2643:OAEIAN]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Koerner, B. A. and J. M. Klopatek. 2002. Anthropogenic and natural CO2 emission sources in an arid urban environment. Environmental Pollution 116:S45-S51. DOI: 10.1016/S0269-7491(01)00246-9. (link )

Luck, M. A. and J. Wu. 2002. A gradient analysis of the landscape pattern of urbanization in the Phoenix metropolitan area of USA. Landscape Ecology 17(4):327-339. (link )

Martin, C. A. and L. B. Stabler. 2002. Plant gas exchange and water status in urban desert landscapes. Journal of Arid Environments 51(2):235-254. DOI: 10.1006/jare.2001.0946. (link )

Musacchio, L. R. and W. Grant. 2002. Agricultural production and wetland habitat quality in a coastal prairie ecosystem: Simulated effects of alternative resource policies on land-use decisions. Ecological Modelling 150(1-2):23-43. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00459-8. (link )

Nyguen, M. L., L. A. Baker and P. K. Westerhoff. 2002. Sources of DOC and DBP precursors in western U.S. watersheds and reservoirs. Journal of American Water Works Association 94(5):98-112. (link )

Qi, Y., M. Xu and J. Wu. 2002. Temperature sensitivity of soil respiration and its effects on ecosystem carbon budget: Nonlinearity begets surprises. Ecological Modeling 153(1-2):131-142. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00506-3. (link )

van der Leeuw, S. E. and C. L. Redman. 2002. Placing archaeology at the center of socio-natural studies. American Antiquity 67(4):597-605. (link )

Whitcomb, S. and J. C. Stutz. 2002. Small-scale spatial patterns of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity in an experimental urban landscaped site. Inoculum 53(3):59.

Wu, J. and J. L. David. 2002. A spatially explicit hierarchical approach to modeling complex ecological systems: Theory and applications. Ecological Modelling 153:7-26. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00499-9. (link )

Wu, J. and R. Hobbs. 2002. Key issues and research priorities in landscape ecology: An idiosyncratic synthesis. Landscape Ecology 17:355-365. DOI: 10.1023/A:1020561630963. (link )

Wu, J. and D. Marceau. 2002. Modeling complex ecological systems: An introduction. Ecological Modelling 153:1-6. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00498-7. (link )

Wu, J., W. Shen, W. J. Sun and P. T. Tueller. 2002. Empirical patterns of the effects of changing scale on landscape metrics. Landscape Ecology 17(8):761-782. (link )

Zhang, C. and J. Wu. 2002. A statistical thermodynamic model of the organizational order of vegetation. Ecological Modelling 153:69-80. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00502-6. (link )

2001

Baker, L. A., D. Hope, Y. Xu, J. W. Edmonds and L. Lauver. 2001. Nitrogen balance for the Central Arizona - Phoenix ecosystem. Ecosystems 4(6):582-602. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-001-0031-2. (link )

Dawson, J. J., M. F. Billett and D. Hope. 2001. Diurnal variations on the carbon chemistry of two acidic peatland streams in north-east Scotland. Freshwater Biology 46(10):1309-1322. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2427.2001.00751.x. (link )

Fagan, W. F., E. Meir, S. S. Carroll and J. Wu. 2001. The ecology of urban landscapes: Modeling housing starts as a density-dependent colonization process. Landscape Ecology 16(1):33-39. (link )

Fernando, H. J., M. S. Lee, J. R. Anderson, M. Princevac, E. Pardyjak and S. Grossman-Clarke. 2001. Urban fluid mechanics 2001: Air circulation and contaminant dispersion in cities. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 1(1):107-164. DOI: 10.1023/A:1011504001479. (link )

Graf, W. L. 2001. Damage control: Restoring the physical integrity of America's rivers. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 91(1):1-27. DOI: 10.1111/0004-5608.00231. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2001. Analysis and simulation of land-use change in the central Arizona - Phoenix region. Landscape Ecology 16(7):611-626. (link )

Kinzig, A. P. 2001. Bridging disciplinary divides to address environmental challenges. Ecosystems 4(8):709-715. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-001-0039-7. (link )

Luck, M. A., G. D. Jenerette, J. Wu and N. B. Grimm. 2001. The urban funnel model and spatially heterogeneous ecological footprint. Ecosystems 4(8):782-796. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-001-0046-8. (link )

Martin, C. A. 2001. Landscape water use in Phoenix, Arizona. Desert Plants 17(2):26-31.

McIntyre, N. E. and M. E. Hostetler. 2001. Effects of urban land use on pollinator (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) communities in a desert metropolis. Basic and Applied Ecology 2(3):209-218. DOI: 10.1078/1439-1791-00051. (link )

McIntyre, N. E., J. Rango, W. F. Fagan and S. H. Faeth. 2001. Ground arthropod community structure in a heterogeneous urban environment. Landscape and Urban Planning 52:257-274. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-2046(00)00122-5. (link )

Stabler, L. B., C. A. Martin and J. C. Stutz. 2001. Effect of urban expansion on arbuscular mycorrhizal mediation of landscape tree growth. Journal of Arboriculture 27(4):193-200. (link )

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Stefanov, W. L., M. S. Ramsey and P. R. Christensen. 2001. Monitoring urban land cover change: An expert system approach to land cover classification of semiarid to arid urban centers. Remote Sensing of Environment 77(2):173-185. DOI: 10.1016/S0034-4257(01)00204-8. (link )

Wu, J. 2001. A top-down approach to landscape ecology (Sanderson, J. and L. D. Harris, editors 2000). Ecology 82(2):604-606. DOI: 10.1890/0012-9658(2001)082[0604:ATDATL]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Wu, J. 2001. Book review: Urban ecology (Brueste, J., H. Feldmann and O. Uhlmann, editors 1998). Ecological Engineering 16(2001):581-582. DOI: 10.1016/S0925-8574(00)00138-5. (link )

2000

Bolin, B., E. Matranga, E. J. Hackett, E. K. Sadalla, K. Pijawka, D. Brewer and D. Sicotte. 2000. Environmental equity in a Sunbelt city: The spatial distribution of toxic hazards in Phoenix, Arizona. Environmental Hazards 2(1):11-24. DOI: 10.1016/S1464-2867(00)00010-3. (link )

Brazel, A. J., N. J. Selover, R. Vose and G. Heisler. 2000. The tale of two climates -- Baltimore and Phoenix urban LTER sites. Climate Research 15(2):123-135. (link )

Christensen, P. R., J. L. Bandfield, V. E. Hamilton, D. A. Howard, M. D. Lane, J. L. Piatek, S. W. Ruff and W. L. Stefanov. 2000. A thermal emission spectral library of rock-forming minerals. Journal of Geophysical Research 105(E4):9735-9739. DOI: 10.1029/1998JE000624. (link )

Collins, J. P., A. P. Kinzig, N. B. Grimm, W. F. Fagan, D. Hope, J. Wu and E. T. Borer. 2000. A new urban ecology. American Scientist 88(5):416-425. DOI: 10.1511/2000.5.416. (link )

Gober, P. 2000. In search of synthesis. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 90(1):1-11. DOI: 10.1111/0004-5608.00181. (link )

Graf, W. L. 2000. Locational probability for a dammed, urbanizing stream, Salt River, Arizona.. Environmental Management 25(3):321-335. DOI: 10.1007/s002679910025. (link )

Grimm, N. B., J. M. Grove, C. L. Redman and S. T. Pickett. 2000. Integrated approaches to long-term studies of urban ecological systems. BioScience 50(7):571-584. DOI: 10.1641/0006-3568(2000)050[0571:IATLTO]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Hostetler, M. E. and C. S. Holling. 2000. Detecting the scales at which birds respond to structure in urban landscapes. Urban Ecosystems 4(1):25-54. DOI: 10.1023/A:1009587719462. (link )

Jenerette, G. D. and J. Wu. 2000. On the definitions of scale. Bull. Ecol. Soc. Am. 81(1):104-105. (link )

Lauver, L. and L. A. Baker. 2000. Wastewater reuse: Implications for nitrogen export and retention in the Phoenix ecosystem. Water Research 34(10):2754-2760. DOI: 10.1016/S0043-1354(99)00355-3. (link )

McIntyre, N. E. 2000. The ecology of urban arthropods: A review and a call to action.. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93(4):825-835.

McIntyre, N. E., K. Knowles-Yanez and D. Hope. 2000. Urban ecology as an interdisciplinary field: Differences in the use of "urban" between the social and natural sciences. Urban Ecosystems 4(1):5-24. (link )

Stabler, L. B. and C. A. Martin. 2000. Irrigation regimens differentially affect growth and water use efficiency of two Southwest landscape plants. Journal of Environmental Horticulture 18(2):66-70. (link )

Wenninger, E. J. and W. F. Fagan. 2000. Effect of river flow manipulation on wolf spider assemblages at three desert riparian sites. Journal of Arachnology 28:115-122. DOI: 10.1636/0161-8202(2000)028[0115:EORFMO]2.0.CO;2. (link )

Westerhoff, P. K. and D. Anning. 2000. Concentrations and characteristics of organic carbon in surface water in Arizona: Influence of urbanization. Journal of Hydrology 236:202-222. DOI: 10.1016/S0022-1694(00)00292-4. (link )

Wu, J., D. E. Jelinski, M. A. Luck and P. Tueller. 2000. Multiscale analysis of landscape heterogeneity: Scale variance and pattern metrics. Geographic Information Sciences 6:6-19. DOI: 10.1080/10824000009480529. (link )

Wu, J., Y. Liu and D. E. Jelinski. 2000. Effects of leaf area profiles and canopy stratification on simulated energy fluxes: The problem of vertical spatial scale. Ecological Modelling 134(1-2):283-297. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(00)00353-7. (link )

Wu, J. and Y. Qi. 2000. Dealing with scale in landscape analysis: An overview. Geographic Information Sciences 6(1):1-5. (link )

Zipperer, W. C., J. Wu, R. V. Pouyat and S. T. Pickett. 2000. The application of ecological principles to urban and urbanizing landscapes. Ecological Applications 10(3):685-688. DOI: 10.1890/1051-0761(2000)010[0685:TAOEPT]2.0.CO;2. (link )

1999

Baker, M. A. and D. J. Pinkava. 1999. A new Arizona hybrid cholla, Opuntia xcampii (Cactaceae). Cactus and Succulents Journal (Los Angeles) 71(6):320-322.

Drewes, J. E., M. Sprinzl, A. Soellner, M. D. Williams, P. Fox and P. K. Westerhoff. 1999. Tracking residual dissolved organic carbon using XAD-fractionation and 13C-NMR spectroscopy in indirect potable reuse systems. Vom Wasser 93:95-107. DOI: 10.1002/3527600892.

Hostetler, M. E. 1999. Scale, birds, and human decisions: A potential for integrative research in urban ecosystems.. Landscape and Urban Planning 45(1999):15-19. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-2046(99)00025-0. (link )

Martin, C. A. and L. B. McDowell. 1999. Seasonal effects on growth of Olneya tesota following root pruning. Hortscience 34:501. (link )

McDowell, L. B. and C. A. Martin. 1999. Landscape design and history affect urban plant gas exchange parameters.. Hortscience 34(3):549. (link )

McIntyre, N. E. 1999. Influences of urban land use on the frequency of scorpion stings in the Phoenix, Arizona, metropolitan area.. Landscape and Urban Planning 45(1999):47-55. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-2046(99)00021-3. (link )

Peterson, K. A., L. B. McDowell and C. A. Martin. 1999. Plant life form frequency, diversity, and irrigation application in urban residential landscapes.. HortScience 34(3):491. (link )

Redman, C. L. 1999. Human dimensions of ecosystem studies. Ecosystems 2:296-298. (link )

Stefanov, W. L. and P. R. Christensen. 1999. Comparative analysis of soil development on semiarid hillslopes using linear deconvolution of thermal infrared multispectral scanner (TIMS) data. American Geophysical Union EOS Transactions 80(46):442.

Wu, J. 1999. Hierarchy and scaling: Extrapolating information along a scaling ladder. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 25(4):367-380. (link )

1998

Baker, L. A., T. Qureshi and M. Wyman. 1998. Sources and fate of arsenic in the Salt and Verde Rivers, Arizona. Water Resources Research 34(2):1543-1562. DOI: 10.1029/98WR00627. (link )

Hostetler, M. E. 1998. How birds perceive landscapes. National Wildlife 36(6 Oct-Nov):44-45. (link )

McDonald, K. A. 1998. Ecology's last frontier: Studying urban areas to monitor the impact of human activity. The Chronicle of Higher Education XLIV(23):A18-A19. (link )

Parlange, M. 1998. The city as an ecosystem: Urban long-term ecological research projects aim to put the pieces together. BioScience 48(8):581-585.

Stutz, J. C. and C. A. Martin. 1998. Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity associated with ash trees in urban landscapes in Arizona. Phytopathology 88:586. (link )

1997

Kaiser, J. 1997. Ecologists to study life in the fast lane. Science 278(5337):375. (link )

1992

Krebbs, K. 1992. Hummingbird breeding and nesting success at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. 410-417.