Publications & Results

Publications and outcomes from on-going and completed projects.
Resource Title Brief Summary
Microbial responses to changes in flow status in temporary headwater streams: a cross-system comparison Jun 04, 2015

Article published in Frontiers in Microbiology.

Genetically Modified Mosquito Sparks a Controversy in Florida Jun 04, 2015

Officials in the Florida Keys are seeking to use a GM mosquito that could help prevent a recurrence of dengue fever there. But fears among some residents — which scientists say are unfounded — are slowing the release of mosquitoes whose offspring are genetically programmed to die.

Fighting Climate Change AND Hunger Jun 04, 2015

A Texas group is helping prevent hunger and climate change at the same time.

Do Growing Degree Days Predict Phenology Across Butterfly Species? Jun 01, 2015

Article published in Ecology.

Best Practices for Integrating Ecosystem Services into Federal Decision Making, a National Ecosystem Services Partnership Jun 01, 2015

Report published by the  National Ecosystem Services Partnership.

Best Practices for Integrating Ecosystem Services into Federal Decision Making Jun 01, 2015

As a first attempt by experts to set standards for implementation of ecosystem services assessments, Best Practices for Integrating Ecosystem Services into Federal Resource Management is intended to assist federal agencies to respond to the 2012 Forest Planning Rule, the 2013 Principles and Requirements for Federal Investments in Water Resources, and prospective guidance from the Council on Environmental Quality related to ecosystem services and federal decision making.

An Empirical Examination of Echo Chambers in US Climate Policy Networks May 25, 2015

Article published in Nature Climate Change.

Estimating the absolute wealth of households May 15, 2015

Article published in Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

Resilience and reactivity of global food security May 12, 2015

Article published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Committing to ecological restoration May 07, 2015

Perspective published in Science.