Humboldt State University | Department of Biological Sciences

Erik S. Jules

Publications:

Kurkjian, H.M., S.K. Carothers, E.S. Jules. 2017. Seed predation has the potential to drive a rare plant to extinction. Journal of Applied Ecology doi:10.1111/1365-2664.12808.

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Jules, E.S., J.I. Jackson, P.J. van Mantgem, J.S. Beck, M.P. Murray, and E.A. Sahara. 2016. The relative contributions of disease and insects in the decline of a long-lived tree: a stochastic demographic model of whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis). Forest Ecology and Management 381:144-156.

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Livingston, A.C, J.M. Varner, E.S. Jules, J.M. Kane, and L.A. Arguello. 2016. Prescribed fire and conifer removal promote positive understory vegetation responses in Quercus garryana woodlands. Journal of Applied Ecology doi:10.1111/1365-2664.12703

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Barbour, M.A., M.A. Fortuna, J. Bascompte, J.R. Nicholson, R. Julkunen-Tiitto, E.S. Jules, and G.M. Crutsinger. 2016. Genetic specificity of a plant-insect food web: implications for linking genetic variation to network complexity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113:2128-2133.

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DeSiervo, M.H., E.S. Jules, M.E. Kauffmann, D.S. Bost and R.J. Butz. 2016. Revisiting John Sawyer and Dale Thornburgh's 1969 vegetation plots in the Russian Wilderness: a legacy continued. Fremontia 44:20-25.

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DeSiervo, M.H., E.S. Jules, and H.D. Safford. 2015. Disturbance response across a productivity gradient: postfire vegetation in serpentine and non-serpentine forests. Ecosphere 6(4):60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES14-00431.1

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Barbour, M.A., M.A. Rodriguez-Cabal, E.T. Wu, R. Julkunen-Tiitto, C.E. Ritland, A.E. Miscampbell, E.S. Jules, and G.M. Crutsinger. 2015. Multiple plant traits shape the genetic basis of herbivore community assembly. Functional Ecology DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12409

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Sahara, E.A., D. Sarr, R.W. Van Kirk, and E.S. Jules. 2015. Quantifying habitat loss: assessing tree encroachment into a serpentine savanna using dendroecology and remote sensing. Forest Ecology and Management 340:9-21.

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Jules, E.S., C.M. Steenbock, and A.L. Carroll. 2014. Update on the 35-year expansion of the invasive root pathogen, Phytophthora lateralis, across a landscape of Port Orford cedar (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana). Forest Pathology DOI: 10.1111/efp.12158

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Jules, E.S., A.L. Carroll, A.M. Garcia, C.M. Steenbock, and M.J. Kauffman. 2014. Host heterogeneity influences the impact of a non-native disease invasion on populations of a foundation tree species. Ecosphere 5(9):105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES14-00043.1

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Mola, J.M., J.M. Varner, E.S. Jules, and T. Spector. 2014. Implications of altered community flammability for the persistence of an endangered conifer. PLoS ONE 9(8): e103933. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0103933

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Kauffman, M. J., J.F. Brodie, E.S. Jules. 2013. Are wolves saving Yellowstone's aspen? a landscape-level test of a behaviorally mediated trophic cascade: reply. Ecology 94:1425-1431.

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Jules, E.S. 2011. Review of Serpentine: the evolution of a model system, by Susan Harrison and Nishanta Rajakaruna. Rhodora 113:523-526.

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Jules, E.S., A.M. Ellison, N.J. Gotelli, S. Lillie, G. Meindl, N.J. Sanders, A.N. Young. 2011. The influence of fire on a rare serpentine plant assemblage: a five year study of Darlingtonia fens. American Journal of Botany 98:801-811.

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Kauffman, M. J., J.F. Brodie, E.S. Jules. 2010. Are wolves saving Yellowstone's aspen? a landscape-level test of a behaviorally mediated trophic cascade. Ecology 91:2740-2753.

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Wittman, S.E. N.J. Sanders, A.M. Ellison, E.S. Jules, J.S. Ratchford, N.J. Gotelli. 2010. Species interactions and thermal constraints on ant community structure. Oikos 119:551-559.

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Jules, M.J., J.O. Sawyer and E.S. Jules. 2008. Assessing the relationships between stand development and understory vegetation using a 420- year chronosequence. Forest Ecology and Management 255:2384-2393.

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Loya, D.T., and E.S. Jules. 2008. Use of richness estimators improves evaluation of understory plant response to logging: a study of redwood forests. Plant Ecology 194:179-194.

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Sanders, N.J., N.J. Gotelli, J.S. Wittman, J.S. Ratchford, A.M. Ellison, and E.S. Jules. 2007. Assembly rules across spatial scales and habitats. Journal of Biogeography 34:1632-1641.

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Palladini, J.D., M.G. Jones, N.S. Sanders, and E.S. Jules. 2007. The recovery of ant communities in regenerating temperate conifer forests. Forest Ecology and Management 242:619-624.

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Kauffman, M.J., and E.S. Jules. 2006. Heterogeneity shapes invasion: host size and environment influence susceptibility to a nonnative pathogen. Ecological Applications 16:166-175.

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Ratchford, S.E., Sanders, N.J., J.S. Wittman, E.S. Jules, A.M. Ellison, and N.J. Gotelli. 2005. The effects of fire, local environment and time on ant assemblages in fens and forests. Diversity and Distributions 11:487-497.

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Kahmen, A. and E.S. Jules. 2005. Assessing the recovery mechanisms of a long-lived herb in secondary forests: Trillium ovatum across a 424-year chronosequence. Forest Ecology and Management 210:107-116.

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Carroll A.L. and E.S. Jules. 2005. Climatic and ecological implications from a 580-year Port Orford cedar (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana) chronology in the Pacific Northwest , USA . Madroño 52:114-122.

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Elliott, S. and E.S. Jules. 2005. Assessing the factors that govern alpine plant communities: small scale variation in the Sierra Nevada. Madroño 52:38-45.

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Jules, E.S. 2004. The importance of managed forests for the persistence of plants in fragmented landscapes. Pages 141-148 in M. Brooks, S. Carothers, and T. LaBanca, editors. Ecology and management of rare plants of Northwestern California. California Native Plant Society Press, Sacremento , CA .

 

Tallmon, D.A., E.S. Jules , N.J. Radke, and L. S. Mills. 2003. Of mice and men and trillium: cascading effects of forest fragmentation. Ecological Applications 13:1193-1203.

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Jules, E.S. and P. Shahani. 2003. A broader ecological context to habitat fragmentation: why matrix habitat is more important than we thought. Journal of Vegetation Science 14:459-464.

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Sinkiewicz, C.A. and E.S. Jules. 2003. Port Orford cedar and the non-native pathogen, Phytophthora lateralis. Fremontia 31:14-20.

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Jules, E.S., M.J. Kaufmann, W. Ritts, & A.L. Carroll. 2002. Spread of an invasive pathogen over a variable landscape: a non-native root rot on Port Orford cedar. Ecology 83:3167-3181.

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Doak, D.F., D. Thomson, and E.S. Jules. 2002. Population viability analysis for plants: understanding the demographic consequences of seed banks for population persistence and management. Pages 312-337 in Beissinger, S. R. and D. R. McCullough, editors. Population viability analysis. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

 

Hansen, E.M., D.J. Goheen, E.S. Jules, and B. Ullian. 2000. Managing Port Orford cedar and the introduced pathogen, Phytophthora lateralis. Plant Disease 84:4-10.

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Ullian, B. and E.S. Jules. 2000. Predictability begets optimism: a conservation perspective on Port Orford cedar and Phytophthora lateralis. Plant Disease 84:12-13.

 

Jules, E.S., E.J. Frost, L.S. Mills, and D.A. Tallmon. 1999. Ecological consequences of forest fragmentation in the Klamath Region. Natural Areas Journal 19:368-378.

 

Jules, E.S., D.A. DellaSala, and J.K. Marsden. 1999. The Klamath-Siskiyou Region. Natural Areas Journal 19:295-297.

 

Jules, E.S. and B.J. Rathcke. 1999. Mechanisms of reduced trillium recruitment along edges of old-growth forest fragments. Conservation Biology 13:784-793.

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Jules, E.S. 1998. Habitat fragmentation and demographic change for a common plant: trillium in old-growth forest. Ecology 79:1645-1656.

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Jules, E.S. and T.V. Dietsch. 1997. Dangers in dividing conservation biology and agroecology (Letters section). Conservation Biology 11:1272-1273.

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Jules, E.S. 1997. Consequences of forest fragmentation for the understory plant, Trillium ovatum (Liliaceae). Pages 201-206 in T.N. Kaye, A. Liston, R.M. Love, D. Luoma, R.J. Meinke, M.V. Wilson, editors. Conservation and Management of Native Plants and Fungi. Native Plant Society of Oregon , Corvallis , Oregon .

 

Jules, E.S. 1996. Yellow jackets (Vespula vulgaris) as a second seed disperser for the myrmecochorous plant, Trillium ovatum. American Midland Naturalist 135:367-369.

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Jules, E.S. and A.J. Shaw. 1994. Adaptation to metal-contaminated soils in populations of the moss, Ceratodon purpureus: vegetative growth and reproductive expression. American Journal of Botany 81:791-797.

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Rathcke, B.J. and E.S. Jules. 1993. Habitat fragmentation and plant-pollinator interactions. Current Science 65:273-277.

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Shaw, A.J., E.S. Jules, and S.C. Beer. 1991. Effects of metals on growth, morphology, and reproduction of Ceratodon purpureus. The Bryologist 94:270-277.

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