This bibliography of Ozark literature focuses on scientific investigations related to Ozark natural resources. It includes peer-reviewed journal articles as well as "gray literature." It is not exhaustive, but it is periodically updated.
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Springfield Plateau Grotto, National Speleological Society, 2008, Caring for your karst: Springfield, MO, 20 p.: accessed March 27, 2012, at http://www.spgcavers.org/Caring%20for%20your%20karst.pdf
Bowles, D.E., Dodd, H.R., Williams, M.H., Morrison, L.M., James, K., DeBacker, M. D., Ciak, C. E., and Hinsey, J. A. ROwell G. A. Haack J. L., 2008, Protocol for Monitoring Spring Communities at Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri.: National Park Service. Natural Resources Report NPS/HTLN/NRR-2008-029. 214 p.
Bowles, D.E., Williams, M.H., Dodd, H.R., Morrison, L.W., Hinsey, J.A., Ciak, C.E., Rowell, G.A., DeBacker, M.D., and Haack, J.L., 2008, Monitoring Protocol for Aquatic Invertebrates of Small Streams in the Heartland Inventory & Monitoring Network: National Park Service. Natural Resource Report NPS/HTLN/NRR-2008/042. 137 p.
Christensen, V.G., Esralew, R.A., and Allen, M.L., 2008, Estimated nutrient concentrations and continuous water-quality monitoring in the Eucha-Spavinaw Basin, Northwestern Arkansas and Northeastern Oklahoma, 2004-2007. U.S. Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5218.
Dodd, H.R., Peitz, D.G., Rowell, G.A., Bowles, D.E., and Morrison, L.M., 2008, Protocol for monitoring fish communities at small streams parks in the Heartland Inventory and Monitoring Network: National Park Service. Natural Resource Report NPS/HTLN/NRR-2008/052. 121 p.
Gale, R.W., May, T.W., Orazio, C.E., and McKee, M.J., 2008, Determination of polychlorinated biphenyls, selected persistent organochlorine pesticides, and polybrominated flame retardants in fillets of fishes from the 2006 Missouri Department of Conservation Monitoring Programs U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report 2008-1028.
Gillip, J.A., Czarnecki, J.B., and Mugel, D.N., 2008, Potentiometric Surfaces in the Springfield Plateau and Ozark Aquifers of Northwestern Arkansas, Southeastern Kansas, Southwestern Missouri, and Northeastern Oklahoma, 2006 U.S. Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5253 p. 34.
Kleeschulte, M.J., 2008, Hydrologic investigations concerning lead mining issues in Southeastern Missouri. U.S. Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5140.
Petersen, J.C., Justus, B.G., Dodd, H.R., Bowles, D.E., Morrison, L.W., and Rowell, G.A., 2008, Methods for monitoring fish communities of Buffalo National River and Ozark National Scenic Riverways in the Ozark Plateaus of Arkansas and Missouri: Version 1.0 U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report 2007-1302.
Schmitt, C.J., Brumbaugh, W.G., Besser, J.M., Hinck, J.E., Bowles, D.E., Morrison, L.W., and Williams, M.H., 2008, Protocol for monitoring metals in Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri: Version 1.0. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008–1269.
Allert, A.L., Fairchild, J.F., DiStefano, R.J., Schmitt, C.J., Besser, J.M., Brumbraugh, W.G., and Besser, J.M., 2008, Effect of lead-zinc mining on crayfish in the Black River watershed, Missouri: Missouri Department of Conservation, Science Notes, 3: 2p.
Allert, A.L., Fairchild, J.F., DiStefano, R.J., Schmitt, C.J., Besser, J.M., Brumbaugh, W.G., and Poulton, B.C., 2008, Effects of lead-zinc mining on crayfish (Orconectes hylas) in the Black River watershed, Missouri, USA: Freshwater Crayfish, 16: 97-111.
Amtoft, A., Lutzoni, F., and Miadlikowska, J., 2008, Dermatocarpon (Verrucariaceae) in the Ozark Highlands, North America: Bryologist, v. 111, no. 1, p. 1-40.
Aquino, L.D., Tullis, J.A., and Stephen, F.M., 2008, Modeling red oak borer, Enaphalodes rufulus (Haldeman), damage using in situ and ancillary landscape data: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 3-4, p. 931-939.
Chastain, R.A., Struckhoff, M.A., He, H.S., and Larsen, D.R., 2008, Mapping vegetation communities using statistical data fusion in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri, USA: Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, v. 74, no. 2, p. 247-264.
Dauwalter, D.C., and Fisher, W.L., 2008, Ontogenetic and seasonal diet shifts of smallmouth bass in an Ozark stream: Journal of Freshwater Ecology, v. 23, no. 1, p. 113-121.
Dauwalter, D.C., and Fisher, W.L., 2008, Spatial and temporal patterns in stream habitat and smallmouth bass populations in eastern Oklahoma: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, v. 137, no. 4, p. 1072-1088.
Dauwalter, D.C., Splinter, D.K., Fisher, W.L., and Marston, R.A., 2008, Biogeography, ecoregions, and geomorphology affect fish species composition in streams of eastern Oklahoma, USA: Environmental Biology of Fishes, v. 82, no. 3, p. 237-249.
Dodd, L.E., Lacki, M.J., and Rieske, L.K., 2008, Variation in moth occurrence and implications for foraging habitat of Ozark big-eared bats: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 11, p. 3866-3872.
Engbring, B.L., Heitzman, E., and Spetich, M.A., 2008, Ridgetop fire history of an oak-pine forest in the ozark mountains of Arkansas: Southeastern Naturalist, v. 7, no. 1, p. 49-60.
Etges, W.J., and Levitan, M., 2008, Variable evolutionary response to regional climate change in a polymorphic species: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 95, no. 4, p. 702-718.
Fan, Z.F., Kabrick, J.M., Spetich, M.A., Shifley, S.R., and Jensen, R.G., 2008, Oak mortality associated with crown dieback and oak borer attack in the Ozark Highlands: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 7, p. 2297-2305.
Groninger, J.W., and Long, M.A., 2008, Oak ecosystem management considerations for central hardwoods stands arising from silvicultural clearcutting: Northern Journal of Applied Forestry, v. 25, no. 4, p. 173-179.
Haavik, L.J., Stephen, F.M., Fierke, M.K., Salisbury, V.B., Leavitt, S.W., and Billings, S.A., 2008, Dendrochronological parameters of northern red oak (Quercus rubra L. (Fagaceae)) infested with red oak borer (Enaphalodes rufulus (Haldeman) (Coleoptera : Cerambycidae)): Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 5-6, p. 1501-1509.
Heist, E.J., and Mustapha, A., 2008, Rangewide genetic structure in paddlefish inferred from DNA microsatellite loci: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, v. 137, no. 3, p. 909-915.
Hill, J.G., and Beaupre, S.J., 2008, Body size, growth, and reproduction in a population of Western Cottonmouths (Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma) in the Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas: Copeia, v. 2008, no. 1, p. 105-114.
Hoagland, B.W., and Buthod, A.K., 2008, The vascular flora of an Ozark Plateau Site, Ottawa County, Oklahoma: Southeastern Naturalist, v. 7, no. 4, p. 581-594.
Jetton, R.M., Dvorak, W.S., and Whittier, W.A., 2008, Ecological and genetic factors that define the natural distribution of Carolina hemlock in the southeastern United States and their role in ex situ conservation: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 8-9, p. 3212-3221.
Kabrick, J.M., Dey, D.C., Jensen, R.G., and Wallendorf, M., 2008, The role of environmental factors in oak decline and mortality in the Ozark Highlands: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 5-6, p. 1409-1417.
Kabrick, J.M., Zenner, E.K., Dey, D.C., Gwaze, D., and Jensen, R.G., 2008, Using ecological land types to examine landscape-scale oak regeneration dynamics: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 255, no. 7, p. 3051-3062.
Knight, A.J., 2008, ''Bats, snakes and spiders, Oh my!'' How aesthetic and negativistic attitudes, and other concepts predict support for species protection: Journal of Environmental Psychology, v. 28, no. 1, p. 94-103.
Larue, M.A., and Nielsen, C.K., 2008, Modelling potential dispersal corridors for cougars in midwestern North America using least-cost path methods: Ecological Modelling, v. 212, no. 3-4, p. 372-381.
Lewis, W.H., 2008, Rosa carolina (Rosaceae) subspecies and hybrids in eastern and Midwestern United States, Canada, and Mexico: Novon, v. 18, no. 2, p. 192-198.
Liang, C.T., and Langston, C.A., 2008, Ambient seismic noise tomography and structure of eastern North America: Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, v. 113, no. B3, p. B03309.
Lopez, R.D., Nash, M.S., Heggem, D.T., and Ebert, D.W., 2008, Watershed vulnerability predictions for the Ozarks using landscape models: Journal of Environmental Quality, v. 37, no. 5, p. 1769-1780.
McAllister, C.T., and Upton, S.J., 2008, A new species of Eimeria (Apicomplexa : Eimeriidae) from the marbled salamander, Ambystoma opacum (Caudata : Ambystomatidae), from northern Louisiana: Journal of Parasitology, v. 94, no. 3, p. 727-730.
McCallum, M.L., BeharrY, S., and Trauth, S.E., 2008, A complex mimetic relationship between the Central Newt and Ozark Highlands leech: Southeastern Naturalist, v. 7, no. 1, p. 173-179.
Milanovich, J.R., Trauth, S.E., and McKay, T., 2008, Diet of Western Slimy Salamander, Plethodon albagula (Caudata : Plethodontidae), from two mountain ranges in Arkansas: Southeastern Naturalist, v. 7, no. 2, p. 323-330.
Millet, D.B., Jacob, D.J., Boersma, K.F., Fu, T.M., Kurosu, T.P., Chance, K., Heald, C.L., and Guenther, A., 2008, Spatial distribution of isoprene emissions from North America derived from formaldehyde column measurements by the OMI satellite sensor: Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, v. 113, no. D2.
Moser, W.E., Richardson, D.J., Wheeler, B.A., Irwin, K.J., Daniels, B.A., Trauth, S.E., and Klemm, D.J., 2008, Placobdella cryptobranchii (Rhynchobdellida : glossiphoniidae) on Cryptobranchus alleganiensis bishopi (Ozark Hellbender) in Arkansas and Missouri: Comparative Parasitology, v. 75, no. 1, p. 98-101.
Muilenburg, V.L., Goggin, F.L., Hebert, S.L., Jia, L.L., and Stephen, F.M., 2008, Ant predation on red oak borer confirmed by field observation and molecular gut-content analysis: Agricultural and Forest Entomology, v. 10, no. 3, p. 205-213.
Phillips, C.T., and Johnston, C.E., 2008, Geographical divergence of acoustic signals in Cyprinella galactura, the whitetail shiner (Cyprinidae): Animal Behaviour, v. 75, p. 617-626.
Pierce, A.R., Bromer, W.R., and Rabenold, K.N., 2008, Decline of Cornus florida and forest succession in a Quercus-Carya forest: Plant Ecology, v. 195, no. 1, p. 45-53.
Radwell, A.J., and Brown, A.V., 2008, Benthic meiofauna assemblage structure of headwater streams: density and distribution of taxa relative to substrate size: Aquatic Ecology, v. 42, no. 3, p. 405-414.
Ray, J.M., Lang, N.J., Wood, R.M., and Mayden, R.L., 2008, History repeated: recent and historical mitochondrial introgression between the current darter Etheostoma uniporum and rainbow darter Etheostoma caeruleum (Teleostei : Percidae): Journal of Fish Biology, v. 72, no. 2, p. 418-434.
Roe, K.J., Mayden, R.L., and Harris, P.M., 2008, Systematics and zoogeography of the rock basses (Centrarchidae: Ambloplites): Copeia, no. 4, p. 858-867.
Rybczynski, S.M., Walters, D.M., Fritz, K.M., and Johnson, B.R., 2008, Comparing trophic position of stream fishes using stable isotope and gut contents analyses: Ecology of Freshwater Fish, v. 17, no. 2, p. 199-206.
Semlitsch, R.D., Conner, C., Hocking, D.J., Rittenhouse, T.A.G., and Harper, E.B., 2008, Effects of timber harvesting on pond-breeding amphibian persistence: Testing the evacuation hypothesis: Ecological Applications, v. 18, no. 2, p. 283-289.
Shifley, S.R., Thompson, F.R., Dijak, W.D., and Fan, Z.F., 2008, Forecasting landscape-scale, cumulative effects of forest management on vegetation and wildlife habitat: A case study of issues, limitations, and opportunities: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 254, no. 3, p. 474-483.
Sokolov, I.M., and Watrous, L.E., 2008, A new species and the first record of the Genus Anillinus (Carabidae Trechinae: Bembidiini) from the Ozark Region: Coleopterists Bulletin, v. 62, no. 4, p. 537-543.
Stambaugh, M.C., and Guyette, R.P., 2008, Predicting spatio-temporal variability in fire return intervals using a topographic roughness index: Forest Ecology and Management, v. 254, no. 3, p. 463-473.
Striegler, R.K., and Morris, J.R., 2008, Effect of rootstock on performance of Chambourcin grapevines in the Ozark Mountain Region: American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, v. 59, no. 1, p. 110A-110A.
Sun, X.Q., He, Z.Q., and Kabrick, J., 2008, Bayesian spatial prediction of the site index in the study of the Missouri Ozark Forest Ecosystem Project: Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, v. 52, no. 7, p. 3749-3764.
Wang, C.Z., He, H.S., and Kabrick, J.M., 2008, A Remote Sensing-Assisted Risk Rating Study to Predict Oak Decline and Recovery in the Missouri Ozark Highlands, USA: GIScience & Remote Sensing, v. 45, no. 4, p. 406-425.
Welker, S.L., Muzika, R.M., and Guyette, R.P., 2008, Individual tree and stand level influences on the growth, vigor, and decline of red oaks in the Ozarks: Forest Science, v. 54, no. 1, p. 8-20.
Yang, J., He, H.S., and Shifley, S.R., 2008, Spatial controls of occurrence and spread of wildfires in the Missouri Ozark Highlands: Ecological Applications, v. 18, no. 5, p. 1212-1225.
Yang, J., He, H.S., Sturtevant, B.R., Miranda, B.R., and Gustafson, E.J., 2008, Comparing effects of fire modeling methods on simulated fire patterns and succession: a case study in the Missouri Ozarks: Canadian Journal of Forest Research, v. 38, no. 6, p. 1290-1302.
Zanatta, D.T., and Murphy, R.W., 2008, The phylogeographical and management implications of genetic population structure in the imperiled snuffbox mussel, Epioblasma triquetra (Bivalvia : Unionidae): Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 93, no. 2, p. 371-384.
Ziegler, S.S., Larson, E.R., Rauchfuss, J., and Elliott, G.P., 2008, Tree establishment during dry spells at an oak savanna in Minnesota: Tree-Ring Research, v. 64, no. 1, p. 47-54.
Ciak, C.E., Bowles, D.E., and Dodd, H.R., 2008, Long-Term Monitoring of Large Spring Ecosystems at Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri, in 56th Annual Meeting of the North American Benthological Society, Salt Lake City, Utah (USA), 25-30 May 2008.
Dillman, C., Wood, R., and Wagner, B., 2008, Molecular Systematics and Biogeography of Orconectes nana and Orconectes macrus: Midget Crayfish from Western Ozarks, in 2008 Southern Division of the American Fisheries Society Spring Meeting, Oglebay Resort and Conference Center, Wheeling, West Virginia (USA), 28 Feb-2 Mar 2008.
Hudson, M.R., and Turner, K.J., 2008, Geologic framework of the Boxley Quadrangle on the southern flank of the Ozark Dome, Northern Arkansas, in 42nd Annual Meeting of the South-Central Section of Geological Society of America, Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs, Arkansas (USA), 30 March-1 April 2008.
Hunt, G.W., 2008, The effect of point source effluent on hyporheic communities in four Ozark streams, in 56th Annual Meeting of the North American Benthological Society, Salt Lake City, Utah (USA), 25-30 May 2008.
Speer, D.M., and Pavlowsky, R.T., 2008, Large woody debris influence on Ozarks Streams in relation to ice storm wood loadings, in 2008 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Boston, Massachusetts (USA), 15-19 Apr 2008.
Williams, A., Pavlowsky, R., Owen, M., and Martin, D., 2008, Human disturbance and geomorphic response of a small Ozarks Plateau Catchment, in 2008 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Boston, Massachusetts (USA), 15-19 April 2008.
Yang, J., He, H.S., and Shifley, S.R., 2008, Spatial controls of occurrence and spread of wildfires in the central hardwood forests of the Missouri Ozark Highlands, in 2008 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Boston, Massachusetts (USA), 15-19 April 2008.
Richards, J.M., and Mugel, D.N., 2008, Potentiometric surface of the Ozark Aquifer near Springfield, Missouri, 2006-07. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3003
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