Adolphson, Susan. “A survey of mosses present along a south-facing dry run in a maple-basswood forest at St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN.” 1998.
Keyword(s): mosses, community composition
Arden, Ivy. “The effects of Garlon application to remove buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica) on soil quality and macroinvertebrate diversity.” 2021.
Keyword(s): Garlon, soil organic matter
Baker, Nick. “Aboveground carbon sequestration in Norway Valley.” 2014.
Bergstrom, Ann. “Radial growth analysis of Acer Saccharum existing in the same area within the Big Woods forest of Minnesota.” 1995.
Keyword(s): tree rings, Acer saccharum
Braker, Wesley. “Tree diameter and growth rate comparisons of southern MN trees in density-variable Fraxinus sp deciduous forest plots.” 2017.
Burck, Emma. “Potential impacts of the emerald ash borer (Agrilus Planipennis) on ash tress (Fraxinus spp.) and forest composition in the St. Olaf College natural lands (Northfield, Minnesota).” 2016.
Keyword(s): community composition, growth
Butz, Ramona J. “Effects of Trail Edge on Species Richness and Floristic Composition in Norway Woods.” 1999.
Keyword(s): community composition, disturbance
Cooper, Leigh. “Early Tree Growth Patterns in a Conifer Restoration.” 2004.
Currie, Meg. “The Relationship Between Percent Soil Moisture and Gender Ratios of the Box Elder (Acer negundo).” 2003.
Keyword(s): soil, Acer negundo
Dresbach, Emily. “Effects of herbivory by Odocoileus virginianus on forest composition in southeastern Minnesota.” 2021.
Keyword(s): deer, Quercus spp.
Granath (Bush), Karla. “MacroInvertebrate Survey of Wolf Creek: A Comparison of Agricultural and Wooded Areas” 1993.
Keyword(s): macroinvertebrates, water quality
Harrison, Andy. “Tree diameter, cone production, and seedlings: an analysis of northern conifers in southern Minnesota” 2021.
Keyword(s): conifers, cone production
Holmes, Robby. “Tree growth and mortality, reproductive patterns, and soil characteristics in a 27 year-old maple-basswood forest restoration project” 2017.
Hones, Marcel. “Comparison of oak tree understory characteristics in remnant and restored oak savannas” 2020.
Keyword(s): savanna, understory, restoration
Ista, Amanda. “Impacts of European Earthworms on Maple-Basswood Forests” 2001.
Keyword(s): soil, worms
Khanna, Merry. “A Study of Edge Effects on Exterior and Interior Forest Composition between Two Small Forests.” 1998.
Keyword(s): edge effects
Kjerland, Tonya. “Distribution and Species Diversity of Gall-forming Insects on Young Oaks Within Two Restored Oak Forests of Southeastern Minnesota.” 2004.
Keyword(s): community composition, species diversity
Knoell, Carly. “Conifer Tree Growth Patterns in the St. Olaf College Restoration Lands.” 2005.
Knutson, Emily. “Tree Ring Width Variation in Pinus strobus with Varied Water Availability; The current effects of past ecological footprints.” 2006.
Keyword(s): tree rings
Koerth, Kirsten. “Forest Composition, Germination, and Soil Health Analysis in a Newly Restored Deciduous Forest in Southeastern Minnesota.” 2018.
Keyword(s): soil, restoration, restored, composition, germination
Larson, Andrew. “Herbivory by Odocoileus virginianus alters species composition in a Minnesota forest restoration by suppressing Quercus macrocarpa density.” 2018.
Keyword(s): Forest restoration, bur oak, Quercus macrocarpa, herbivory, Odocoileus virginianus
Laursen, Scott C. “Growth of Quercus Macrocarpa in Response to Radiation Levels in an Oak Savanna Remnant.” 1996.
Laursen, Scott C. “An Ecological Investigation into a Remnant Oak Savanna in Southern Minnesota.” 1997.
Keyword(s): succession, radiation
Louis, Heather. “The Vegetation of St. Olaf: An Abstract.” 1991.
Keyword(s): community composition
Mayer, Michael. “Comparison of Soil Characteristics Between a Restored Maple-Basswood Forests and a Mature Maple-Basswood Forest.” 2014.
Meagher, Sean. “Analysis of colonization, growth and mortality within a 30 year maple-basswood forest restoration study in the St. Olaf Natural Lands.” 2021.
Keyword(s): restoration, recruitment, mortality, colonization
Meyer, Nathan J. “Island biogeography: the effect of area and isolation on forest composition.”
Keyword(s): isolation, edge effects
Meyer, Nathan J. “The natural history of Manitou Heights.” 1996.
Keyword(s): geology, vegetation
Pain, Rachel. “The effect of active and passive restoration strategies on the species composition of a hardwood forest.” 2012.
Keyword(s): restoration, composition
Parker, Steven J. “The Effects of Girdling on Tree Seedlings in the Western Fields and Forest of St. Olaf Campus.” 1994.
Keyword(s): herbivory, girdling
Prom, Abigail. “Forest composition of a recently restored hardwood, deciduous forest in Southeastern Minnesota.” 2021.
Keyword(s): forest restoration, direct seed, Quercus rubra, Ulmus pumila
Rand, Rebecca. “Effects of White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) on Diversity, Distribution, and Height of Tree Species in a Restoration Field in Northfield, Minnesota.” 2009.
Scott, Henry. “The Effect of Established Trees on Succession Patterns” 2021.
Sherman, Lauren. “The Effect of Established Trees on Succession Patterns” 2021.
Smerud, Kari. “Common Buckthorn’s (Rhamnus cathartica) Influence on Minnesota Soil Properties in Contrast to Native Black Cherry (Prunus serotina).” 2016.
Keyword(s): competition, invasive species, soil
Vadnais, Sabina. “Forest composition comparison in two maple-basswood sites on St. Olaf’s natural lands.” 2016.
Keyword(s): community composition, species diversity, soil
VanNingen, Amber Beth. “Comparative Growth Analysis of Two Restored Thuja Occidentalis Plots.” 2003.
Wahl, Nick. “Comparison of Physical and Chemical Soil Properties in Restored Coniferous and Prairie Ecosystems.” 2014.
Wallace, Alison. “A Comparison of Chemical Characteristics and Soil Invertebrate Diversities in Coniferous and Deciduous Forest Soils.” 1988.
Keyword(s): soil, invertebrates
Wilkens, Clay. “Comparison of forest composition and growth rates in high and low Fraxinus spp. density plots in order to predict potential impacts of Agrilus planipennis infestation.” 2021.
Keyword(s): EAB, Fraxinus, ash
Wood, Alison. “Comparison of Big Woods Forest Composition in Nerstrand Big Woods State Park versus Norway Valley.” 1995.
Keyword(s): community composition