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Fall 2008


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Conference Proceedings

Bakker, J.D., Moore, M.M., and Laughlin, D.C. (PhD forest science). "The Hill plots: A rare long-term vegetation study." Proceedings of the Fort Valley Centennial Conference, August 8, 2008.

Fischer, Melissa, J. (MS forestry), Waring, K.M., Hofstetter, R.W., Kolb, T.E. "The resin composition of ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) attacked by the roundheaded pine beetle (Dendroctonus adjunctus) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae)." In: S.D. Olberding,  M.M. Moore, Technical Coordinators, Fort Valley Experimental Forest – A Century of Research 1908-2008. Proceedings RMRS-P-53CD, pp. 5-251. Fort Collins, Colorado: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2008.

Friggens, Megan M. (PhD forest science). "Is there a link between anthropogenic disturbance and the diversity and abundance of rodent flea communities?" In:  Multifunctional grasslands in a changing world: proceedings of the XXI International Grassland Congress and VIII International Rangeland Congress, Hohot, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China, June 23–July 13, p 77, 2008.

Halliday, W.R. and Wynne, J. Judson (PhD Biological Science). "Differentiating lava tube skylights from pit craters: A study of the cave-like structures on Arsia Mons, Mars." Abstract # 133859, 104th Cordilleran Section and 60th Rocky Mountain Section Joint Meeting, Geological Society of America, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2008.

Laughlin, D.C. (PhD forest science), and Moore, M.M. "Forest and range research on the 'Wild Bill plots' (1927-2007)." Proceedings of the Fort Valley Centennial Conference, August 8, 2008.

Verba, Circe (MS Geology) et al. "HiRISE observation of Martian Albedo Boundaries (2008)." 39th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, (Lunar and Planetary Science XXXIX), League City, Texas. LPI Contribution No. 1391, p. 2352, 2008.

Wynne, J. Judson (PhD Biological Science), Titus, T.N. , Drost, C.A. , Toomey III, R.S., and Peterson, K. "Annual thermal amplitudes and thermal detection of southwestern U.S. caves: Additional insights for remote sensing of caves on earth and Mars," Abstract #2459, LPSC XXXIX, Houston, Texas, 2008.