Reports and Publications

Downloadable links listed by date.

Do mechanical vegetation treatments of pinyon-juniper and sagebrush communities work? A review of the literature. 2019. Jones.

Rapid Stream-Riparian Assessment Users Guide. ©2008 updated 2018. Stacey et al.

Influence of Land-Use Legacies Following Shrub Reduction and Seeding of Big Sagebrush Sites. Journal of Rangeland Ecology and Management 71:695-704. 2018. Monaco et al.

Upland Water and Deferred Rotation Effects on Cattle Use in Riparian and Upland Areas. Rangelands 39:112-118. 2017. Carter et al.

Implications of Longer Term Rest from Grazing in the Sagebrush Steppe: an Alternative Perspective (Response to Davies et al. 2015). Journal of Rangeland Applications (3): 1-8. 2016. Jones et al.  

Shooting the Albatross: Why a State takeover of federal public lands would make Endangered Species Act compliance more expensive and difficult. Environs 39(2): 115-139. 2016. Ruple et al.

Quaking Aspen at the Residential-Wildland Interface: Sustained Elk Herbivory Hinders Forest Conservation. Natural Areas Journal 35: 416-427. 2015. Rogers et al.

Central Colorado Plateau Conservation Analysis and Mapbook. 2015. Vasquez et al.

Holistic Management: Misinformation on the Science of Grazed Ecosystems. International Journal of Biodiversity Volume 2014. 2014. Carter et al.

Off-road vehicle best management practices for forestlands: A review of scientific literature and guidance for managers. Journal of Conservation Planning. Vol 8:12 – 24. 2012. Switalski and Jones.

Best Management Practices for siting, developing, operating, and monitoring renewable energy in the Intermountain West. 2012. Jones et al.

Range management in the face of climate change. In: 2011 Proceedings - Threats to shrubland ecosystem integrity. 2011. Catlin et al.

The importance of connected and conserved landscapes in a time of changing climate. Utah Environmental Law Review 31: 135-153. 2011. Jones.

A rapid stream-riparian assessment protocol and its utility in the Grand Staircase region, Utah. Proceedings: Learning from the Land: 2006 Science Symposium at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. 2010. Jones et al.

The legacy and future visions of conservation biology on the Colorado Plateau. In: Proceedings of the Ninth Biennial Conference of research on the Colorado Plateau. 2010. Jones et al.

Lynx habitat modeling in Yellowstone. Wild Felid Monitor 3: 22. 2010. Jones et al.

Best Management Practices for Off-Road Vehicle Use on Forestlands. 2008. Switalski and Jones.

A Status Review of the Least Chub (Iotichthys phlegethontis). 2007. Jones.

Least-Cost Corridor Analysis for Evaluation of Lynx Habitat Connectivity in the Middle Rockies. 2007. Bates and Jones.

Conservation Planning and assessment of irreplaceability and vulnerability of conservation sites in the Heart of the West region, Middle Rockies. Journal of Conservation Planning 2: 34-52. 2006. Jones et al.    

The Heart of the West Conservation Plan. 2004. Jones et al.

A Status Review of the Scurfpea Globemallow (Sphaeralcea psoraloides). 2002. Jones.

A Status Review of the Mussentuchit Gilia (Gilia tenuis). 2002. Jones.

Riparian Ecosystem Evaluation: a Review and Test of the Bureau of Land Management's Properly Functioning Condition Assessment Guidelines. 2002. Stevens et al.

Effects of Livestock Grazing on North American Ecosystems: a Quantitative Review. Western North American Naturalist 60: 155-164. 2000. Jones.