Prairie (Research Papers)

Anderson, Rory. “Comparing Species Composition and Soil Characteristics in a Chronosequence of Restored Tallgrass Prairie Ecosystems.” 2014.
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Blank, Shoshanna. “Effect of Snowpack on Biomass, Soil and Microbial Activity in Restored Prairies in Southeastern Minnesota.” 2009.
Keyword(s): snowpack, biomass
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Brownlee, Annie. “Effect of Snowpack on Species Composition, Biomass, Soil Composition and Microbial Activity in Restored Prairies in Southeastern Minnesota.” 2010.
Keyword(s): snowpack, biomass
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Eckert, Rachel. “The Influence of Edge Effects and Recreational Trails in a Restored Tallgrass Prairie Ecosystem.” 2016.
Keyword(s): biomass, disturbance, edge effects
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Fifield, Cindy. “Presence and Absence Survey of Wetland Anurans in St. Olaf College Natural Lands.” 2016.
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Garrigan, Dana. “An Ecological Analysis of a Prairie Restoration Project on the St. Olaf Campus, Northfield, MN.” 1987.
Keyword(s): restoration, succession
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Glineberg, Mark R. “Patterns of Reed Canary Grass (Phalaris arundinacea L.) Distribution in Relation to Soil Moisture.” 2005.
Keyword(s): invasive species, soil
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Haakensen, Kelly A. “Assessing the Progress of Prairie Restoration on the campus of St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN.” 2003.
Keyword(s): restoration
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Louis, Heather. “The Vegetation of St. Olaf: An Abstract.” 1991.
Keyword(s): community composition
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Okerman, Anne K. “Comparison of two prairie restoration sites to examine density, maturity, and species diversity.” 1997.
Keyword(s): restoration
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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
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Patterson, Emily. “Biomass and Burn Cycles in a Tallgrass Prairie of Southern Minnesota.” 2014.
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Wahl, Nick. “Comparison of Physical and Chemical Soil Properties in Restored Coniferous and Prairie Ecosystems.” 2014.
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