Biodiversity Research


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News

Faculty 360 | John Munafo, 7/12/2017

UTIA Priorities Poise Institute for Future Success, 2/5/2017

Examining the Relationship Between Grasslands and Soil Biodiversity, 2/2/2017

Five Things You Didn’t Know about the East Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, 2/25/2016

 

Recent Publications

Planting patterns and species mixtures for enhancing biodiversity during reforestation.  Hale, C. W., D. S. Buckley, and J. J. Granger.  2019.  Poster presentation, Posters at the Capitol, 26 February 2019; Nashville, TN.

Guide to Caves and Sinkholes in Tennessee, an Overview Drumm, E. C.  2018.  Extension web publication W453-A, Guide to Caves and Sinkholes in Tennessee, edited by Eric C. Drumm, a series of web Extension publications related to caves and karst in Tennessee. [Abstract]

Planting patterns and species mixtures for enhancing biodiversity during reforestation.  Hale, C. W., D. S. Buckley, and J. J. Granger.  2018.  Poster presentation, Society of American Foresters National Convention, 3-6 October; Portland, OR.

Planting patterns and species mixtures for enhancing biodiversity during reforestation.  Hale, C. W., D. S. Buckley, and J. J. Granger.  2018.  Poster presentation, University of Tennessee Office of Undergraduate Research, 4th Annual Discovery Day, 30 August 2018; Knoxville, TN.

Systematics of the meniscus midges (Diptera: Dixidae) – molecular phylogenetics of world taxa and highlights from revisionary studies of Nearctic Dixa Meigen.  Moulton, J. K.  2018.  Proceedings: The 9th International Congress of Dipterology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, November 25–30, Windhoek, Namibia. [Abstract]

Spatially explicit modelling of biological productivity and economic attractiveness of short rotation woody crops Stanturf J., T. M. Young, and J. H. Perdue.  2018.  conference “Governing sustainability of bioenergy, biomaterial and bioproduct supply chains from for, In: Nielsen, T.F., Matuszak, A., Stupak, I., Futter, M. (eds.) (2018). Book of Abstracts. [Abstract]

Arlea judithnajtae n. sp. (Collembola: Isotomidae), a temperate North American member of a Gondwanan genus Bernard, E. C.  2017.  Zoosystema, 39(1):87-93. [Abstract]

A newly discovered pathogen threatens amphibian biodiversity in the USA.  Gray, M. J., J. P. W. Cusaac, E. D. Carter, J. A. Spatz, D. C. Woodhams, L. Rollins-Smith, L. Reinert, L. A. Williams, B. Reeves, P. Nanjappa, and D. L. Miller.  2017.  71st Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Louisville, KY.

Advancing the Valuation and Measurement of Forest Ecosystem Services: Future Research/Management Directions.  Japelj, A., N. C. Poudyal, M. Bosch, and D. G. Hodges.  2017.  Interconnecting Forests, Science and People, p. 79, In: Book of Abstracts from 125th Anniversary Meeting of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations, Freiburg, Germany. [Abstract]

UT studies relationship of grasslands and soil biodiversity, on NIFA-AFRI project.  Keyser, P. D.  2017.  Farm World Magazine, (Feb 13, 2017) interviewed for May 25 article.

Ant Biodiversity in Switchgrass Fields and Other Land Cover Types in the U.S.  Lawhorn, K., C. Lash, H. Mullally, C. Kwit, P. D. Keyser, and C. Lituma.  2017.  Association of Southeastern Biologists Annual Meeting, Montgomery, AL, March 29-April 1 (poster).

Ant Biodiversity in Switchgrass Fields and Other Land Cover Types in the U.S.  Lawhorn, K., C. Lash, H. Mullally, C. Kwit, P. D. Keyser, and C. Lituma.  2017.  Exhibition of Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement (EUReCA), Knoxville, TN, USA. April 17-21 (poster).