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Wendy Bigler

Wendy Bigler

IGERT in Urban Ecology Fellow, School of Geographical Sciences

wbigler@siu.edu

618-453-6018

Department of Geography and Environmental Resources
Southern Illinois University
Fanner Hall 4520, 1000 Faner Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901-4514
USA

Titles

  • IGERT in Urban Ecology Fellow, School of Geographical Sciences

Journal Articles

2004

Hawkins, T. W., A. J. Brazel, W. L. Stefanov, W. Bigler and E. M. Saffell. 2004. The role of rural variability in urban heat island determination for Phoenix, Arizona. Journal of Applied Meteorology 43(3):476-486. (link )

2001

Bigler, W., K. Butler and K. Dixon. 2001. Beaver-pond sequence morphology and sedimentation in northwestern Montana. Physical Geography (6):531-540.

2000

Boehm, E. and W. Bigler. 2000. Health of the discipline indicators. Papers and Proceedings of the Applied Geography Conference (23):300-308.

Book Chapters

2004

Shelly, F., W. Bigler and R. Aspinall. 2004. Geography, technology, and institutional history. In: Brunn, S. D., S. L. Cutter and J. W. Harrington Jr eds., TechnoEarth: A Social History of Geography.

Posters

2003

Gade, K., W. Bigler, T. W. Collins, E. Ng, J. Parker and L. B. Stabler. 2003. From horse-drawn streetcars to light rail: The legacy of segregation at Eastlake Park. Poster presented at February, 21, 2003, Fourth Annual Meeting of the Life, Earth and Social Sciences Graduate Research Symposium, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

2002

Bigler, W. 2002. Reconstructing prehistoric streamflow in the Salt River: An error analysis. Poster presented at the January 17, 2002, CAP LTER Fourth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ. (link )

Bigler, W., T. W. Collins, K. Gade, E. Ng, J. Parker and L. B. Stabler. 2002. From horse drawn streetcars to light rail and ecological roles at Eastlake Park. Poster presented at January 17, 2002, CAP LTER Fourth Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Gade, K., W. Bigler, T. W. Collins, E. Ng, J. Parker and L. B. Stabler. 2002. From horse-drawn streetcars to light rail. Poster presented at August 4-9, 2002, 87th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Tucson, AZ.

2001

Bigler, W. 2001. Before the river became a lake: Historical channel change in the Salt River, Tempe. Poster presented at the January 19, 2001, CAP LTER Third Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ.

Bigler, W. 2001. Historic channel changes in the Salt River, Arizona, 1890-1931. Poster presented at 11-12 May 2001 15th Annual Meeting of the Arizona Riparian Council, Tucson.

Bigler, W. 2001. Historical channel changes in a dammed, urbanized river: The Salt River, Arizona. Poster presented March 2001 at the American Association of Geographers, New York.

Bigler, W. 2001. Historical channel changes in a dammed, urbanized river: The Salt River, Arizona. Poster presented at the American Association of Geographers, New York, NY.

Bigler, W. 2001. Historical channel changes in the Salt River Arizona, 1890-1931. Poster presented February at the 2nd Annual Meeting of the Graduates in Earth, Live and Social Sciences Poster Symposium, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. (link )

Bigler, W. 2001. Reconstructing historic channel change in an arid urbanized river. Poster presented 19 January at the 3rd Annual CAP LTER Research Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ Center for Environmental Studies,Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Bigler, W. 2001. Reconstructing historic channel channels in an arid, urbanized river. Poster presented at the March 2001 LTER NSF Site Visit, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Presentations

2003

Gade, K., W. Bigler, T. W. Collins, E. Ng, J. Parker and L. B. Stabler. 2003. Interdisciplinary research in urban ecology: A study of Eastlake Park. Presentation at September 18-21, 2003, Annual Meeting of the Long Term Ecological Research Network, All Scientist Meeting, Seattle, WA.

2002

Bigler, W. 2002. Geography of step pools in desert mountain streams: The role of litology. Presented March at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers, Los Angeles.

2001

Bigler, W. 2001. Integrative Graduate Education Research and Training: Opportunities for collabotation in urban ecology. Department of Geography, Arizona State University, Tempe.

Thesis (PhD)

2007

Bigler, W. 2007. Historical biocomplexity in irrigation agriculture: The Akimel O'Odham (Pima) and the Gila River, Arizona. PhD dissertation. Arizona State University.