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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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Journal Articles


Bowles, D.E., Dodd, H.R., Hinsey, J.T., Cribbs, J.T., and Luraas, J.A., 2011, Spring communities monitoring at Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri: 2007-2009 status report: National Park Service. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/OZAR/NRTR-2011/511. 57 p.   

Dodd, H.R., Bowles, D.E., Mueller, S.K., and Clark, M.K., 2011, Fish community monitoring at Wilson's Creek National Battlefield: 2006-2007, 2010 status report.: National Park Service. Natural Resource Data Series NPS/HTLN/NRDS-2011/176, 20 p.
Dodd, H. R., Bowles, D. E., Mueller, S. K., and Clark, M. K., 2011, Fish community monitoring at George Washington Carver: 2006-2007, 2010 status report.: National Park Service. Natural Resource Data Series NPS/HTLN/NRDS-2011/138.19 p.

Dodd, H. R., Hinsey, J. A., and Mueller, S. K., 2011, Fish community monitoring at Pea Ridge National Military Park: 2009 report: National Park Service. Natural Resources Data Series NPS/HTLN/NRDS 2011/217.13 p.

Journal Articles

Appold, M.S. and Wenz, Z.J., 2011, Composition of ore fluid Inclusions from the Viburnum Trend, Southeast Missouri District, United States: Implications for transport and precipitation mechanisms: Economic Geology, 106(1): 55-78.

Bonett, R.M., Steffen, M.A., Trujano-Alvarez, A.L., Martin, S.D., Bursey, C.R., and McAllister, C.T., 2011, Distribution, abundance, and genetic diversity of Clinostomum spp. Metacercariae (Trematoda: Digenea) in a modified Ozark stream system: Journal of Parasitology, 97(2): 177-184.

Brewer, S.K. and Ellersieck, M.R., 2011, Evaluating two observational sampling techniques for determining the distribution and detection probability of age-0 smallmouth bass in clear, warmwater Streams: North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 31(5): 894-904.

Brion, G., Brye, K.R., Haggard, B.E., West, C., and Brahana, J.V., 2011, Land-use effects on water quality of a first-order stream in the Ozark Highlands, mid-southern United States: River Research and Applications, 27(6): 772-790.

Brye, K.R. and Gbur, E.E., 2011, Near-surface soil property changes over time as affected by grassland management in the Ozark Highlands: Soil Science, 176(3): 129-135.

Burgmeier, N.G., Unger, S.D., Meyer, J.L., Sutton, T.M., and Williams, R.N., 2011, Health and habitat quality assessment for the eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) in Indiana, USA: Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 47(4): 836-848.

Burgmeier, N.G., Unger, S.D., Sutton, T.M., and Williams, R.N., 2011, Population status of the eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) in Indiana: Journal of Herpetology, 45(2): 195-201.

Cashner, M.F., Piller, K.R., and Bart, H.L., 2011, Phylogenetic relationships of the North American cyprinid subgenus Hydrophlox: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 59(3): 725-735.

Comer, Christopher E., Bell, A.L., Oswald, B.P., Conway, W.C., and Burt, D.B., 2011, Vegetation and avian response to prescribed fire on glade habitats in the Missouri Ozarks: American Midland Naturalist, 165(1): 91-104.

Crane, A.L. and Mathis, A., 2011, Landmark learning by the Ozark zigzag salamander Plethodon angusticlavius: Current Zoology, 57(4): 485-490.

Crowhurst, R.S., Faries, K.M., Collantes, J., Briggler, J.T., Koppelman, J.B., and Eggert, L.S., 2011, Genetic relationships of hellbenders in the Ozark highlands of Missouri and conservation implications for the Ozark subspecies (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis bishopi): Conservation Genetics, 12(3): 637-646.

DeWitt, Andrew R., Pavlowsky, Robert T., and Harrington, Megan, 2011, Drainage area-regime equations to quantify channel morphology of an Ozarks river, Southwest Missouri: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 249

Diaz, Nathan and Gouzie, Douglas R., 2011, Evaluating Missouri's Ozark Aquifer water-quality for a potential carbon sequestration injection monitoring program: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 166

Dodd, L.E., Lacki, M.J., and Rieske, L.K., 2011, Habitat associations of lepidoptera in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas: Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, 84(4): 271-284

Doughty, Travis M. and Johnson, Aaron W., 2011, Pilot study of heavy metal chemistry of cave sediments in the Springfield (MO) Plateau: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 131

Edens-Meier, R., Joseph, M., Arduser, M., Westhus, E., and Bernhardt, P., 2011, The pollination biology of an annual endemic herb, Physaria filiformis (Brassicaceae), in the Missouri Ozarks following controlled burns: Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society, 138(3): 287-297.

Emel, S.L. and Bonett, R.M., 2011, Considering alternative life history modes and genetic divergence in conservation: a case study of the Oklahoma salamander: Conservation Genetics, 12(5): 1243-125.

Fan, Z.F., Fan, X.L., Spetich, M.A., Shifley, S.R., Moser, W.K., Jensen, R.G., and Kabrick, J.M., 2011, Developing a stand hazard index for oak decline in upland oak forests of the Ozark Highlands, Missouri: Northern Journal of Applied Forestry, 28(1): 19-26.

Fisher, J.R., Skvarla, M.J., Bauchan, G.R., Ochoa, R., and Dowling, A.P.G., 2011, Trachymolgus purpureus sp. n., an armored snout mite (Acari, Bdellidae) from the Ozark highlands: morphology, development, and key to Trachymolgus Berlese: ZooKeys, 2011(125): 1-34.

Graham, S.P., Soehren, E.C., Cline, G.R., Schmidt, C.M., Sutton, W.B., Rayburn, J.R., Stiles, S.H., and Stiles, J.A., 2011, Conservation status of hellbenders (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) in Alabama, USA: Herpetological Conservation and Biology, 6(2): 242-249

Haavik, L.J., Ayres, M.P., Stange, E.E., and Stephen, F.M., 2011, Phloem and xylem nitrogen variability in Quercus rubra attacked by Enaphalodes rufulus: Canadian Entomologist, 143(4): 380-383.

Haavik, L.J., Stahle, D.W., and Stephen, F.M., 2011, Temporal aspects of Quercus rubra decline and relationship to climate in the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains, Arkansas: Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 41(4): 773-781.

Haavik, L.J. and Stephen, F.M., 2011, Factors that affect compartmentalization and wound closure of Quercus rubra infested with Enaphalodes rufulusAgricultural and Forest Entomology, 13(3): 291-300.

Haavik, L.J. and Stephen, F.M., 2011, Optimal cross-sectional sampling strategy for red oak borer (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) scars within northern red oaks: Southern Journal of Applied Forestry, 35(1): 44-49.

Heeren, D.M., Mittelstet, A.R., Fox, G.A., and Storm, D.E., 2011, Assessing streambank stability of Oklahoma Ozark streams with rapid geomorphic assessments: World Environmental and Water Resources Congress: 3907-3916

Hodges, S.W. and Magoulick, D.D., 2011, Refuge habitats for fishes during seasonal drying in an intermittent stream: movement, survival and abundance of three minnow species: Aquatic Sciences, 73(4): 513-522.

Holleley, C.E., Nichols, R.A., Whitehead, M.R., Gunn, M.R., Gupta, J., and Sherwin, W.B., 2011, Induced dispersal in wildlife management: experimental evaluation of the risk of hybrid breakdown and the benefit of hybrid vigor in the F1 generation: Conservation Genetics, 12(1): 31-40.

Holzmueller, E.J., Groninger, J.W., Ruffner, C.M., and Ozier, T.B., 2011, Composition of oak stands in the Illinois Ozark Hills 2 decades following light harvesting and no cutting: Northern Journal of Applied Forestry, 28(1) 50-53.

Hopkins, W.A. and Durant, S.E., 2011, Innate immunity and stress physiology of eastern hellbenders (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) from two stream reaches with differing habitat quality: General and Comparative Endocrinology, 174(2): 107-115

Hufhines, B.W., Brye, K.R., Haggard, B.E., and Morgan, R., 2011, Net nutrient uptake in the White River, Northwest Arkansas, downstream of a municipal wastewater treatment plant: Journal of Environmental Protection, 2(3):255-270.

Johnson, T.B., Mckay, L.D., Layton, A.C., Jones, S.W., Johnson, G.C., Cashdollar, J.L., Dahling, D.R., Villegas, L.F., Fout, G.S., Williams, D.E., and Sayler, G., 2011, Viruses and bacteria in karst and fractured rock aquifers in East Tennessee, USA: Ground Water, 49(1): 98-110.

Kabrick, J.M., Goyne, K.W., Fan, Z.F., and Meinert, D., 2011, Landscape determinants of exchangeable calcium and magnesium in Ozark Highland forest soils: Soil Science Society of America Journal, 75(1): 164-180.

Keen-Zebert, Amanda, Shepherd, Stephanie L., Hudson, Mark R., and Turner, Kenzie J., 2011, Characterization of Quaternary alluvial terraces in the Buffalo National River valley, Arkansas:  Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 249

Ko, D.W. and He, H.S., 2011, Characterizing the historical process of private forestland ownership parcelization and aggregation in the Missouri Ozarks, USA, from 1930 to 2000: Landscape and Urban Planning, 102(4): 262-270.

Koehn, K., Brye, K.R., and Scarlat, C., 2011, Quantification of stormwater runoff using a combined GIS and curve number approach: a case study for an urban watershed in the Ozark Highlands, USA: Urban Water Journal, 8(4): 255-265.

Kosnicki, E. and Sites, R.W., 2011, Seasonal predictability of benthic macroinvertebrate metrics and community structure with maturity-weighted abundances in a Missouri Ozark stream, USA: Ecological Indicators, 11(2): 704-714.

LeBlanc, D.C. and Terrell, M.A., 2011, Comparison of growth-climate relationships between northern red oak and white oak across eastern North America: Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 41(10): 1936-1947.

Ledezma, Abraham, Mickus, Kevin, and Sobel, Elizabeth, 2011, Electrical resistivity survey of the Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Southwest Missouri: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 245

Lhotka, J.M. and Loewenstein, E.F., 2011, An individual-tree diameter growth model for managed uneven-aged oak-shortleaf pine stands in the Ozark Highlands of Missouri, USA: Forest Ecology and Management, 261(3): 770-778.

Marshak, Stephen, Pavlis, Gary L., Hamburger, Michael W., Gilbert, Hersh, Larson, Timothy, and Shoemaker, Kimberly, 2011, The Ozark-Illinois-Indiana-Kentucky (OIINK) earthscope project: characterizing cratonic-platform lithosphere in North America's midcontinent: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 363

Martin, D.J. and Pavlowsky, R.T., 2011, Spatial patterns of channel instability along an Ozark river, Southwest Missouri: Physical Geography, 32(5): 445-468.

McAllister, C.T., Robison, H.W., and Font, W.F., 2011, Metacercaria of Alloglossidium corti (Digenea: Macroderoididae) from 3 Species of Crayfish (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in Arkansas and Oklahoma, U.S.A: Comparative Parasitology, 78(2): 382-386.

Mittelstet, A.R., Heeren, D.M., Fox, G.A., Storm, D.E., White, M.J., and Miller, R.B., 2011, Comparison of subsurface and surface runoff phosphorus transport rates in alluvial floodplains: Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 141(3-4): 417-425.

Nickerson, C.A., Ott, C.M., Castro, S.L., Garcia, V.M., Molina, T.C., and others, 2011, Evaluation of microorganisms cultured from injured and repressed tissue regeneration sites in endangered giant aquatic Ozark hellbender salamanders: PLoS ONE, v. 6, no. 12, e28906.

Owen, M.R. and Pavlowsky, R.T., 2011, Base flow hydrology and water quality of an Ozarks spring and associated recharge area, southern Missouri, USA: Environmental Earth Sciences, 64(1): 169-183.

Owen, M.R., Pavlowsky, R.T., and Womble, P.J., 2011, Historical disturbance and contemporary floodplain development along an Ozark river, Southwest Missouri: Physical Geography, 32(5): 423-444

Pavlowsky, Robert T. and Lecce, Scott A., 2011, Downstream changes in historical floodplain sedimentation along the Big River, Meramec Basin, Missouri Ozarks: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 509

Peck, S.B. and Cook, J., 2011, Systematics, distributions and bionomics of the Catopocerini (eyeless soil fungivore beetles) of North America (Coleoptera: Leiodidae: Catopocerinae): Zootaxa, 3077: 1-118.

Pelch, Michael A. and Appold, Martin, 2011, Composition of fluid inclusions from the cave-in-rock bedded-replacement fluorite deposits in the Illinois-Kentucky district: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 633

Quinn, J.W. and Kwak, T.J., 2011, Movement and survival of brown trout and rainbow trout in an Ozark tailwater river: North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 31(2): 299-304.

Rothrock, P.E., Reznicek, A.A., and Bryson, C.T., 2011, Geographic range and morphological and chromosomal variability of Carex molestiformis (Cyperaceae) east of the Mississippi River: Castanea, 76(2): 178-182.

Salas, Daniel, Mickus, Kevin, and Sobel, Elizabeth, 2011, Ground penetrating radar survey of the historic cemeteries at the Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Southwest Missouri: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 244

Schiller, Andrew L. and Pavlowsky, Robert T., 2011, Trap efficiency and suspended sediment levels for Ozark Mill Pond, Ozark, MO: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 447

Schrader, J.A. and Graves, W.R., 2011, Taxonomy of Leitneria (Simaroubaceae) resolved by ISSR, ITS, and morphometric characterization: Castanea, 76(3): 313-338.

Schmitt, C.J., Stricker, C.A., and Brumbaugh, W.G., 2011, Mercury bioaccumulation and biomagnification in Ozark stream ecosystems: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 70(8):2215-2224.

Shepherd, S.L., Dixon, J.C., and Davis, R.K., 2011, Are Ozark streams underfit? Using GIS to re-examine Dury's theory of underfit streams: Physical Geography, 32(2): 179-194.

Shepherd, S.L., Dixon, J.C., Davis, R.K., and Feinstein, R., 2011, The effect of land use on channel geometry and sediment distribution in gravel mantled bedrock streams, Illinois River watershed, Arkansas: River Research and Applications, 27(7): 857-866.

Skvarla, M.J. and Dowling, A.P.G., 2011, Some new armascirine cunaxids (Acari: Prostigmata:Cunaxidae) from the Eastern United States: Zootaxa, 3194: 1-34

Slay, M.E. and Taylor, S.J., 2011, Brackenridgia ashleyi (Isopoda: trichoniscidae): Range extension with notes on ecology: Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 73(3): 197-200

Splinter, D.K., Dauwalter, D.C., Marston, R.A., and Fisher, W.L., 2011, Watershed morphology of Highland and Mountain Ecoregions in Eastern Oklahoma: Professional Geographer, 63(1): 131-143.

Stambaugh, M.C., Dey, D.C., Guyette, R.P., He, H.S., and Marschall, J.M., 2011, Spatial patterning of fuels and fire hazard across a central US deciduous forest region: Landscape Ecology, 26(7): 923-935.

Templeton, A.R., Brazeal, H., and Neuwald, J.L., 2011, The transition from isolated patches to a metapopulation in the eastern collared lizard in response to prescribed fires: Ecology, 92(9): 1736-1747.

Tonione, M., Johnson, J.R., and Routman, E.J., 2011, Microsatellite analysis supports mitochondrial phylogeography of the hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis): Genetica, 139(2): 209-219.

Welcome, Leiaka T., Zachry, Doy L., and Dumond, Gregory, 2011, Stratigraphic evidence indicating syndepositional faulting along the Cass Fault system in the southern Ozarks, northwestern Arkansas: Geological Society of America: Abstracts with Programs, 43(5): 442

Xu, J.Y., Chen, J.Q., Brosofske, K., Li, Q.L.,  Weintraub, M., Henderson, R., Wilske, B., John, R., Jensen, R., Li, H.T., and Shao, C.L., 2011, Influence of timber harvesting alternatives on forest soil respiration and its biophysical regulatory factors over a 5-year period in the Missouri Ozarks: Ecosystems, 14(8): 1310-1327

Yang, J., He, H.S., Shifley, S.R., Thompson, F.R., and Zhang, Y.J., 2011, An innovative computer design for modeling forest landscape change in very large spatial extents with fine resolutions: Ecological Modelling, 222(15): 2623-2630.




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