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Full List of 2016 Publications

Publications by members of SENR in 2016

Aishwath, O.P., R. Lal. 2016. Resilience of Spices, Medicinal, and Aromatic Plants with Climate Change Induced Antibiotic Stress. Annals of Plant and Soil Research 18(2):91-109.

Alberts, Jeremy M. and S. Mazeika P. Sullivan. 2016. Factors influencing aquatic-to-terrestrial contaminant transport to terrestrial arthropod consumers in a multiuse river system. Environmental Pollution 213:53-62.

Alcaniz, Isabella, Berardo, Ramiro. 2016. "Cooperation in the management of transboundary waters: Evidence from the La Plata basin. Water Policy 18:1120-1138. doi: 110.2166/wp.2016.232.

Allred, B., R. Freeland, K. Grote, E. McCoy, L. Martinez and D. Gamble. 2016. Ground-penetrating radar water content mapping of golf course green sand layers. Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics  21(4):215-229.

Anderson, T. L., B.H. Ousterhour, D.L. Drake, J. J. Burkhart, F. Rowland, W. E. Peterman, R.D. Semlitsch. 2016. Differences in larval allometry among three amystomatid salamanders. Journal of Herpetology 50:464-470.

Ard, Kerry. 2016. By all measures: An examination of the relationship between segregation and health risk from air pollution. Population and Environment 38(1):1-20.

Ard, Kerry, Fairbrother, Malcolm. 2016. Pollution prophylaxis? Social capital and environmental inequality. Social Science Quarterly 1:1-24

Ard, Kerry, Marisol Becerra, Cynthia Colen, Thelma Velez. 2016. Two mechanisms: The role of social capital and industrial pollution exposure in explaining racial disparities in self-rated health. International Journal of environmental Research and Public Health 13(10):1-16. 

Aydin, G., M.A. Cullu, S. Ersahin, E. Akca, E. Erdogan, L. Atatanir, A. Yorulamz, A. Cilek, M. Ersay, S.R. Miavaghi, S. Kapur, R. Lal. 2016. Mapping soil carbon: stocks in Turkey. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1412-1415. 

Basta, N.T., D.M. Busalacchi, L.S. Hundal, K. Kumar, R.P. Dick, R,P. Lanno, J. Carlson, A.E. Cox and T.C. Granato. 2016. Restoring ecosystem function in degraded urban soil using biosolids, biosolids blend, and compost. Journal of Environmental Quality 45(1):74-83.

Beniston, Joshua W., Rattan Lal, Kristin L. Mercer. 2016. Assessing and managing soil quality for urban agriculture in a degraded vacant lot soil. Land Degradation and Development 27(4):996-1006.

Berardo, Ramiro, Lubell, Mark. 2016. Understanding what shapes a poly-centric governance system. Public Administration Review. 76(5): 738-751. doi: 10.1111/puar.12532.

Beyer, W.N., N.T. Basta, R.L. Chaney, P.F.P. Henry, D.E. Mosby, B.A. Rattner, K.G. Scheckel, D.T. Sprague and J.S. Weber. 2016. Bioaccessibility tests accurately estimate bioavailability of lead to quail. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry  35(9):2311-2319.

Bigham, J.M., and C.C. Cravotta III. 2016. Acid mine drainage. p. 6-10. In: Lal, R., (ed.)Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Ed. CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL. 

Blanco-Canqui, H., R. Lal. 2016. Aggregates: tensile strength. In R. Lal (3rd Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 51-54.

Briedis, C., J.C.D. Sa, R. Lal, F. Tivet, A.D. Ferreira, J.C. Franchini, R. Schimiguel, D.D.  Hartman and J.Z. dos Santos. 2016. Can highly weathered soils under conservation agriculture be C saturated? CATENA 147:638-649.

Bruskotter, Jeremy T., John A Vucetich and Robyn S. Wilson. 2016. Of bears and biases: Scientific judgment and the fate of Yellowstone’s grizzlies. The Conversation [online].

Carter, N., Lopez-Bao, J.V., Bruskotter, J.T., Gore, M., Chapron, G., Johnson, A., Epstein, Y., Shrestha, M., Frank, J., Ohrens, O., Treves, A. 2016. A conceptual framework for understanding illegal killing of large carnivores. Ambio, p. 1-14. doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0852-z.

Chambers, Adam, Rattan Lal and Keith Paustian. 2016. Soil carbon sequestration potential of US croplands and grasslands: Implementing the 4 per Thousand Initiative. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 71(3):68A-74A.

Chaudhary, Doongar R. and Richard P. Dick. 2016. Identification of metabolically active rhizosphere microorganisms by stable isotopic probing of PLFA in switchgrass. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 47(21):2433-2444.

Chaudhary, Doongar R. and Richard P. Dick. 2016. Linking microbial community dynamics associated with rhizosphere carbon flow in a biofuel crop (Jatropha curcas L.). Communications in soil Science and Plant Analysis 47(9):1193-1206. doi: 10.1080/00103624.2016.1166243

Chen, J., R. Dick, J.G. Lin and J.D. Gu. 2016. Current advances in molecular methods for detection of nitrite-dependent anaerobic methane oxidizing bacteria in natural environments. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology  100(23):9845-9860.

Chen, K.Y., S.A. Ludsin, M.M. Corey, P.D. Collingsworth, M.K. Nims, J.W. Olesik, K. Dabrowski, J.J. van Tassell and E.A. Marschall. 2016. Experimental and field evaluation of otolith strontium as a marker to discriminate between river-spawning populations of walleye in Lake Erie. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Chen, Jung, Dick, Richard, Lin, Jih-Gaw, Gu, Ji-Dong. 2016. Current Advances in Molecular Methods for Detection of Nitrite-dependent Anaerobic Methane Oxidizing Bacteria in Natural Environments. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 100:9845-9860.

Čivas, L, V. Kesminas and S.M.P. Sullivan. 2016. Hydrogeomorphology drives fish assemblages in the Nevėžis River, Lithuania: implications for river basin management plans in the Baltics. Environmental Monitoring & Assessment 188(109):1-16. 

Clark, J.S., L. Iverson, C.W. Woodall, C.D. Allen, D.M. Bell, D.C. Bragg, A.W. D'Amato, F.W. Davis, M.H. Hersh, I. Ibanez, S.T. Jackson, S. Matthews, N. Pederson, M. Peters, M.W. Schwartz, K.M. Waring and N.E. Zimmermann. 2016. The impacts of increasing drought on forest dynamics, structure, and biodiversity in the United States. Global Change Biology 22(7):2329-2352.

Clark, Jill K., Molly Bean, Samina Raja, Scott Loveridge, Julia Freedgood and Kimberley Hodgson. 2016. Cooperative extension and food system change: goals, strategies and resources. Agriculture and Human Values pp. 1-16. ISSN: 0889-048X (Print) 1572-8366 (Online).

Clarke, C.E., Bugden, D. Hart, P.S., Stedman, R.C., Jacquet, J.B., Evensen, D.T.N. Boudet, H.S. 2016. How geographic distance and political ideology interact to influence public perception of unconventional oil/natural gas development. Energy Policy 97(October):301-309.

Connette, Grant M., Michael S. Osbourn and William E. Peterman. 2016. The distribution of a stream-breeding salamander, Desmognathus ocoee, in terrestrial habitat suggests the ecological importance of low-order streams. Copeia 104(1):149-156.

Costigan, K.H., K.L. Jaeger, C.W. Goss, K.M. Fritz and P.C. Goebel. 2016. Understanding controls on flow permanence in intermittent rivers to aid ecological research: integrating meteorology, geology and land cover. Ecohydrology 9(7):1141-1153.

Crawford, John A., William E. Peterman, Andrew R. Kuhns and Lori S. Eggert. 2016. Altered functional connectivity and genetic diversity of a threatened salamander in an agroecosystem. Landscape Ecology 31(10):2231-2244.

Crews, T.E., J. Blesh, S.W. Culman, R.C. Hayes, E.S. Jensen, M.C. Mack, M.B. Peoples and M.E. Schipanski. 2016. Going where no grains have gone before: From early to mid-succession. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment  223:223-238.

Cubillos, A.M., V.E. Vallejo, Z. Arbeli, W. Teran, R.P. Dick, C.H. Molina, E.  Molina and F. Roldan. 2016. Effect of the conversion of conventional pasture to intensive silvopastoral systems on edaphic bacterial and ammonia oxidizer communities in Colombia. European Journal of Soil Biology 72:42-50.

Das, A., D.P. Patel, R. Lal, M. Kumar, G.I. Ramkrushna, J. Layek, J. Buragohain, S.V. Ngachan, P.K. Ghosh, B.U. Choudhury, K.P. Mohapatra and B.G. Shivakumar. 2016. Impact of fodder grasses and organic amendments on productivity and soil and crop quality in a subtropical region of the eastern Himalayas, India. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 216:274-282.

Das, Anup, Rattan Lal, Upender Somireddy, Catherine Bonin, Sudhir Verma and Basant Kumar Rimal. 2016. Changes in soil quality and carbon storage under biofuel crops in central Ohio. Soil Research 54(4):371-382.

Das, A., R. Gi, B. Makdoh, D. Sarkar, J. Layek, S. Mandal, R. Lal. 2016. Lower Himalayas: Soil management.  In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p.1382-1387.

Davies, G.M., N. Kettridge, C.R. Stoof, A. Gray, R. Marrs, D. Ascoli, P.M. Fernandes, K.A. Allen, S.H. Doerr, G.D. Clay, J. McMorrow and V. Vandvik. 2016. Informed debate on the use of fire for peatland management means acknowledging the complexity of socio-ecological systems. Nature Conservation-Bulgaria 16:59-77.

Davies, G. Matt and Colin J.Legg. 2016. Regional variation in fire weather controls the reported occurrence of Scottish wildfires. PeerJ 4.

Davies, G.M., N. Kettridge, C.R. Stoof, A. Gray, D. Ascoli, P.M. Fernandes, R. Marrs, K.A. Allen, S.H. Doerr, G.D. Clay, J. McMorrow and V. Vandvik. 2016. The role of fire in UK peatland and moorland management: the need for informed, unbiased debate. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 371(1969). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0342

Davies, G. Matt, Cathelijne R. Stoof, Nicholas Kettridge and Alan Gray. 2016. Comment on: Vegetation burning for game management in the UK uplands is increasing and overlaps spatially with soil carbon and protected areas. Biological Conservation  195:293-294.

Davies, G. Matt, Domenech, R., Gray, A., Johnson P.C.D. 2016. Vegetation structure and fire weather influence variation in burn severity and fuel consumption during peatland wildfires. Biogeosciences 13:389-398.

Davies, G. Matt, Kettridge, N., Stoof, C.R., Gray, A., Ascoli D., Fernandes, P.M., Marrs, R., Allen, K.A., Doerr, S.H., Clay, G., McMorrow, J., Vandvick, V. 2016. The peatland vegetation burning debate: Keep scientific critique in perspective. A response to Brown et al. and Douglas et al. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 371, 20160434.

DeHaan, L.R., D.L. Van Tassel, J.A. Anderson, S.R. Asselin, R. Barnes, G.J. Baute, D.J. Cattani, S.W. Culman, K.M. Dorn, B.S. Hulke, M. Kantar, S. Larson, M.D. Marks, A.J. Miller, J. Poland, D.A. Ravetta, E. Rude, M.R. Ryan, D. Wyse and X.F. Zhang. 2016. A pipeline strategy for grain crop domestication. Crop Science  56(3):917-930. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2015.06.0356

Demessie, A., B.R. Singh, R. Lal. 2016. Soil carbon sequestration: Ethiopia.  In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p.2066-2072.

Diakhate, S., M. Gueye, T. Chevallier, N.H. Diallo, K. Assigbetse, J. Abadie, M. Diouf, D. Masse, M. Sembene, Y.B. Ndour, R.P. Dick and L. Chapuis-Lardy. 2016. Soil microbial functional capacity and diversity in a millet-shrub intercropping system of semi-arid Senegal. Journal of Arid Environments 129:71-79.

Diakhate, Sidy, Ndeye-Yacine badine Ndour, Hassna Founoune-Mboup, Sally Diatta, Abdoulaye Fofana- Fall, Rebecca Hernandez, Laurent Cournac, Richard Dick, Lydie Chapuis-Lardy. 2016/ Impact of Simulated Drought Stress on Soil Microbiology, and Nematofauna in a native Shrub and Millet Intercropping System in Senegal. Journal of Soil Science 6:189-203.

Dietsch, A.M., Manfredo, M.J., Teel, T.L. 2016. Social values and biodiversity conservation in a dynamic world. Conservation Biology 30(6); 1212-1221. doi: 10.1111/cobi.12742

Dietsch, A.M., Manfredo, M.J., Teel, T.L. 2016. Implications of human value shift and persistence for biodiversity conservation. Conservation Biology 30(2): 287-296. doi: 10.1111/cobi.12619.

Dossman, B.C., G.W. Mitchell, D.R. Norris, P.D. Taylor, C.G. Guglielmo, S.N. Matthews and P.G. Rodewald. 2016. The effects of wind and fuel stores on stopover departure behavior across a migratory barrier. Behavioral Ecology 27(2):567-574.

Engebretson J.M., T.E. Hall, J.J. Blades, C.S. Olsen, E. Toman, and S. Frederick. 2016. Characterizing public tolerance of smoke from wildland fires across the United States. Journal of Forestry 114(6): 601-609. 

Eynard, A., R. Lal, K.D. Wiebe. 2016. Salt-affected soils.  In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1965-1968. 

Eynard, A., R. Lal, K.D. Wiebe. 2016. Water-repellent soils. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2546-2549.

Frew, M.S., D.L. Evans, H.A. Londo,  W.H. Cooke and D. Irby. 2016. Measuring douglas-fir crown growth with multitemporal LiDAR. Forest Science 62(2):200-212.

George, Kelly A., Kristina M. Slagle, Robyn S. Wilson, Steven J. Moeller and Jeremy T.  Bruskotter.  2016. Changes in attitudes toward animals in the United States from 1978 to 2014. Biological Conservation 201:237-242.

Gomelsky, Boris, Jeffrey L. Warner, Thomas A. Delomas and Laurel A. Nason. 2016. Inheritance of red eyes in ornamental koi carp. North American Journal of Aquaculture 78(3):251-258.

Gomelsky, Boris, Thomas A. Delomas and Jeffrey L. Warner. 2016. Ploidy variation and viability of aneuploid ornamental koi carp obtained by crossing triploid females with diploid males. North American Journal of Aquaculture  78(3):218-223.

Gray, S.M., L.H. McDonnell, N.E. Mandrak and L.J. Chapman. 2016. Species-specific effects of turbidity on the physiology of imperiled blackline shiners Notropis spp. in the Laurentian Great Lakes. Endangered Species Research 31:271-277.

Gray, S.M. 2016. Muddy waters: The influence of soil and sediment on aquatic life. In Lal, R. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Soil Science. Taylor and Francis. doi: 10.1081/E-ESS3-120052911.

Groth, Theresa M., Allan Curtis, Eric Toman and Emily Mendham. 2016. The utility of a collective identity construct to explore the influence of farming identity on natural resource management. Society & Natural Resources  29(5):588-602.

Guo, X.L., H.S. Shi, K. Wu, Z.H. Ju and W.A. Dick. 2016. Performance and risk assessment of alinite cement-based materials from municipal solid waste incineration fly ash (MSWIFA). Materials and Structures 49(6):2383-2391.

Guo, Liwei, Tangyuan Ning, Liangpeng Nie, Zengjia Li and Rattan Lal. 2016. Interaction of deep placed controlled-release urea and water retention agent on nitrogen and water use and maize yield. European Journal of Agronomy 75:118-129.

Guzman, J.G., R. Lal, S. Byrd, S.I. Apfelbaum and R.L. Thompson. 2016. Carbon life cycle assessment for prairie as a crop in a reclaimed mine land. Land Degradation and Development  27(4):1196-1204.

Guzman, J.G., R. Lal. 2016. Mine soils: miscanthus plantations. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1458-1461.

Hassan, A., S.S. Ijaz, R. Lal, S. Ali, Q. Hussain, M. Ansar, R.H. Khattak and M.S. Baloch. 2016. Depth distribution of soil organic carbon fractions in relation to tillage and cropping sequences in some dry lands of Punjab, Pakistan. Land Degradation and Development 27(4):1175-1185.

Hassan, A., S.S. Ijaz, R. Lal, D. Barker, M. Ansar, S. Ali, S. Jiang. 2016.  Tillage effect on partial budget analysis of cropping intensification under dryland farming in Punjab, Pakistan. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science 62:151-162.

Heeren, A.J., A.S. Singh, A. Zwickle, T.M. Koontz, \ and A.C. McCreery. 2016. Is sustainability knowledge half the battle? An examination of sustainability knowledge, attitudes, norms, and efficacy to understand sustainable behaviours. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education 17(5):613-632.

*Heeren, A., Karns, G.R., Bruskotter, J.T., Toman, E., Wilson, R.S., Szarek, H. 2016. Expert judgement and uncertainty regarding the protection of imperiled species. Conservation Biology. doi: 10.1111/cobi.12838.

Hirsch, Ben T., Jennifer J.H. Reynolds, Stanley D. Gehrt and Megan E. Craft. 2016. Which mechanisms drive seasonal rabies outbreaks in raccoons? A test using dynamic social network models. Journal of Applied Ecology 53(3):804-813.

Hix, D.M. 2016. The forest management program at The Ohio State University. The Ohio Woodland Journal 23(4): 24-26.

Hurisso, T.T., Culman, S.W., Horwath, W.R.Wade, J., Cass, D., Beniston, J.W., Bowles, T.M., Grandy, A.S. Franzluebbers, A.J., Scipanski, M.E., Lucas, S.T., Ugarte, C.M. 2016. Comparison of Permanganate-Oxidizable Carbon and Mineralizable Carbon for Assessment of Organic Matter Stabilizationand Mineralization. Soil Science Scoeity of America Journal 80: 1352-1364. doi: 10.2136.sssaj2016.04.0106

Ishaq, M., R. Lal. 2016. Crop yield: compaction. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 516-521.

Iverson, L., K.S. Knight, A, Prasad, D.A. Herms, S. Matthews, M. Peters, A. Smith, D.M. Hartzler, R. Long and J. Almendinger. 2016. Potential species replacements for black ash (Fraxinus nigra) at the confluence of two threats: Emerald ash borer and a changing climate. Ecosystems  19(2):248-270.

Iverson, L.R., Thompson, R.R., Matthews, S. Peters, M., Prasad, A., Dijak, W.D.,...& Janowiak, M. 2016. Multi-model comparison on the effects of climate change on tree species in the eastern US: results from an enhanced niche model and process-based ecosystem and landscape models. Landscape Ecology, 1-20. doi: 10.1007/s10980-016-0404-8.

Jacinthe, P.A., R. Lal. 2016. Erosion: Carbon dioxide. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 777-781.

Jacinthe, P.A., R. Lal. 2016. Respiration. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1928-1931. 

Jacquet, J.B., Guthrie, E., Jackson, H. 2016. Swept Out: measuring rurality and migration intentions on the upper Great Plains. Rural Sociology (online). 

Jiao, Y.Q., J.K. Bower, W. Im, N. Basta, J. Obrycki, M.Z.  Al-Hamdan, A. Wilder, C.E. Bollinger, T.W. Zhang, L.S. Hatten, J. Hatten and D.B. Hood. 2016. Application of citizen science risk communication tools in a vulnerable urban community. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13(1):10.3390/ijerph13010011.

Karns, Gabriel R., Robert J. Gates, Stephen N. Matthews, Jeremy T. Bruskotter, J. Clint McCoy and Michael J. Tonkovich. 2016. Factors influencing spatial heterogeneity of female white-tailed deer harvest dynamics. Wildlife Society Bulletin 40(4):758-763.

Kaur, Samanpreet, Rajan Aggarwal and Rattan Lal. 2016. Assessment and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions from groundwater irrigation. Irrigation and Drainage 65(5):762-770.

Kautza, Adam and S. Mazeika P. Sullivan. 2016. Anthropogenic and natural determinants of fish food-chain length in a midsize river system. Freshwater Science  35(3):895-908.

Kautza, Adam and S. Mazeika P. Sullivan. 2016. The energetic contributions of aquatic primary producers to terrestrial food webs in a mid-size river system. Ecology  97(3):694-705.

Khan, M.N., Y. Gong, T. Hu, R. Lal, J. Zheng, M.F. Justine, M. Azhar, M. Che, and H. Zhang. 2016. Effect of slope, rainfall intensity and mulch on erosion and infiltration under simulated rain on purple soil of south-western Sichuan Province, Chine. Water 8(528). doi: 10.3390/w8110528

Kong, X., X. Zhang, R. Lal, F. Zhang, X. Chen, Z. Niu, L. Han, W. Song. 2016. Groundwater depletion by agricultural intensification in China's HHH Plains since 1980s. Agronomy Journal 135:59-106.

Kong, X., R. Lal. 2016. Fertility: North China Plains. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 899-902. 

Kong, X., R. Lal. 2016. Green Revolution: China North Eastern Plains. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1042-1047.

Lal, R. 2016. Global food security and nexus thinking. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 71(4):85A-90A.

Lal, R., D. Kraybill, D.O. Hansen, B.R. Singh, T. Mosogoya and L.O. Eik (Eds.). 2016. Climate Change and Multi-Dimensional Sustainability in African Agriculture. Climate Change and Sustainability in Agriculture. Springer 717 pp. ISBN 978-3-319-41238-2

Lal, R. 2016. Managing Soil and Water Resources for Sustainable Intensification of Agroecosystems in India. Indian Journal of Fertilisers 11. 

Lal, R. 2016. Potential challenges of conservation agriculture in sequestration of atmospheric CO2 for enhancing climate-resilience and improving productivity of soil of small landholder farms. CAB Reviews 11:009. doi: 10.1079/PAVSNNR201611009.

Lal, R. 2016. Soil health and carbon management. Food and Energy Security. 5(4):212-222. 

Lal, R. 2016. Feeding 11 billion on .5 hectare of cropland. Food and Energy Security 5(4):239-251.

Lal, Rattan. 2016. Biochar and soil carbon sequestration. Agricultural and Environmental Applications of Biochar: Advances and Barriers  63:175-197.

Lal, Rattan. 2016. Tenets of soil and landscape restoration. Land Restoration: Reclaiming Landscapes for a Sustainable Future pp. 79-06.

Lal, Rattan. 2016. Beyond COP21: Potential and challenges of the "4 per Thousand" initiative. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 71(1):20A-25A.

Lal, R. 2016. Climate change and agriculture. In T. Letcher (ed) Climate Change 2nd Edition Elsevier 465-489. 

Lal, R. 2016. Biochar and soil carbon sequestration. In M. Guo, Z. He, and S.M.Uchimiya (eds) Agricultural and Environmental Applications of Biochar: Advances and Barriers. SSSA Special Publication 63:175-198. 

Lal, R. 2016. Degradation: Quality. In R. Lal (Ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 602-607.

Lal, R. 2016. Environmental sustainability. IN Lal, R., Kraybill, D., Hansen, D.O., Singh, B.R., Mosogoya, T., Eik, L.O. (eds). Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African Agriculture. Springer, Cham, Switzerland, p 3-12. 

Lal, R. 2016. Globalizing environmental sustainability: "2015 International Year of Soil" transitioning to "2015-2024 International Decade of Soil". In Lal, R., Kraybill, D., Hansen, Do. O., Singh, B.R., Mosoyaga, T., Eik, L.O. (eds). Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African Agriculture. Springer, Cham, Switzerland, p. 457-466. 

Lal, R. 2016. Greenhouse effect. In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1048-1052.

Lal, R. 2016. Human society and soil. Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1123-1126. 

Lal, R. 2016. Managing landscapes for environmental sustainability. In Lal, R., Kraybill, D., Hansen, D.O., Singh, B.R., Mosoyaga, T., Eik, L.O. (eds). Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African Agriculture. Springer, Cham, Switzerland, p. 215-226. 

Lal, R. 2016. Resilience quality and quantity. In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1918-1923. 

Lal, R. 2016. Soil organic matter (SOM). In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2108-2111. 

Lal, R. 2016. Value of Soil to Humans. In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2416-2418. 

Lekies, K.S., Brensinger, J. 2016. Childhood nature experiences across residential settings: rural, suburban, and urban. In C. Freeman and P. Tranter (Eds.), Geographies of children and our people major reference work, Vol. 12, Risk, protection, provision and policy, p. 1-20. Singapore: Springer Science and Business Media. 

Lekies, K.S., Beery, T., Brensinger, J. 2016. Investigating children's collecting behavior outdoors. In T. Walled, E. Arlemalm-Hagser, L. Lee-hammond, K.S. Lekies, E. B. H. Snadseter, and S. Wyver (Eds), The international handbook of outdoor play and learning. London: Sage.

Lemus, R., R. Lal. 2016. Bioenergy crops: carbon balance assessment. In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p.  210-212. 

Y. Li., Q. Guo, S. Tao, G. Zheng, K. Zhao, B. Xue, Y. Su. 2016. Derivation, validation, and sensitivity analysis of terrestrial laser scanning-based leaf area index, Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, p. 1-11.

Li, H.W., J. He, Z.P. Bharucha, R. Lal and J. Pretty. 2016. Improving China's food and environmental security with conservation agriculture. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability 14(4):377-391.

Liu, R., R. Lal. 2016. Nanofertilizers. In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p.1511-1515. 

Liu, Mengyun, David A.N. Ussiri and Rattan Lal. 2016. Soil organic carbon and nitrogen fractions under different land uses and tillage practices. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis  47(12):1528-1541.

Liu, Ruiqiang, Huiying Zhang and Rattan Lal. 2016. Effects of stabilized nanoparticles of copper, zinc, manganese, and iron oxides in low concentrations on lettuce (Lactuca sativa) seed germination: Nanotoxicants or nanonutrients? Water Air and Soil Pollution 227(1):42.

Lobao, Linda. 2016. The intersection of biography and work as a rural sociologist. In, J.L. Bakker (ed.), Rural Sociologists at Work: Candid Accounts of Theory, Method, and Practice. New York: Routledge, p. 105-116

Linda M. Lobao, Mark Partridge, Minyu Zhou, and Michael Betz. 2016. Poverty, place, and coal employment in a new economic era. Rural Sociology 81(3):343-386.

Linda M. Lobao, 2016. The rising importance of local governments in the United States. Sociology Compass 10:893-905. doi: 10.1111/soc4.12410.

Lorenz, K. and R. Lal. 2016. Environmental impact of organic agriculture. Advances in Agronomy in press.

Lorenz, K., R. Lal. 2016. Organic carbon: subsoil pools.  In R. Lal (ed). Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd edition, Taylor and Francis, p.1614-1617.  

Lyons, WB., J.M. Bigham, A.E. Carey, R. Lal. 2016. Weathering: carbon sequestration. p. 2563-2566. In Lal, R., (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Ed. CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL.

Malpass, J.S.*, Rodewald, A.D., Matthews, S. 2016. Species dependent effects of bird feeders on nest predators and nest survival of two urban birds. Condor 119:1-16.

Manfredo, M.J., Bruskotter, J.T., Teel, T.L., Fulton, D.C., Schwartz, S.H., Arlinghaus, R., Oishi, S., Uskul, A.K., Redford, K., Kitayama, S., Sullivan, L. 2016. Why we can't change social values for the sake of conservationConservation Biology, doi: 10.1111/cobi.12855.

Manfredo, Michael J., Tara L. Teel and Alia M. Dietsch. 2016. Implications of human value shift and persistence for biodiversity conservation. Conservation Biology  30(2):287-296.

Marois, Darryl E. and William J. Mitsch. 2016. Modeling phosphorus retention at low concentrations in Florida Everglades mesocosms. Ecological Modelling  319:42-62.

Massawe, B. H. J., S.K. Subburayalu, A.K. Kaaya, L. Winowiecki and B.K. Slater. 2016. Mapping numerically classified soil taxa in Kilombero Valley, Tanzania using machine learning. Geoderma DOI 10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.11.020.

Massawe, B., B.K. Slater, S. Subburayalu, A. Kaya and L. Winowiecki. 2016. Updating legacy soil maps for climate resilient agriculture: A case of Kilombero Valley, Tanzania. In. Climate Change and Multi-Dimensional Sustainability in African Agriculture: Climate Change and Sustainability in Agriculture. New York, Springer. pp 345-364.

McNeil, G.V., C.N. Friesen, S.M. Gray, A. Aldredge and L.J. Chapman. 2016. Male colour variation in a eurytopic African cichlid: the role of diet and hypoxia. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society  118(3):551-568.

Mengistu, Daniel, Woldeamlak Bewket and Rattan Lal. 2016. Conservation effects on soil quality and climate change adaptability of Ethiopian watersheds. Land Degradation and Development  27(6):1603-1621.

Milanovich, Joseph R. and William E. Peterman. 2016. Revisiting Burton and Likens (1975): Nutrient standing stock and biomass of a terrestrial salamander in the Midwestern United States. Copeia 104(1):165-171.

Mukherjee, Chiranjit, F. Sandy Jones, Jerry M. Bigham and Olli H. Tuovinen. 2016. Synthesis of argentojarosite with simulated bioleaching solutions produced by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans. Materials Science and Engineering G-Materials for Biological Applications 66:164-169. doi:10.1016/j.msec.2016.04.061
Mukherjee, A., R. Lal. 2016. Biochar and soil characteristics. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 184-189. 
Munoz, M.A., J.G. Guzman, R. Zornoza, F. Moreno, A. Faz and R. Lal. 2016. Effects of biochar and marble mud on mine waste properties to reclaim tailing ponds. Land Degradation and Development 27(4):1227-1235.
Nakajima, T., R.K. Shrestha, R. Lal. 2016. On farm assessments of soil quality in Ohio and Michigan. Soil Science Society of America Journal 80(4): 1020-1026. doi: 10.2136/sssaj2016.01.0003.
Nakajima, T.,  R.K. Shrestha, P.-A, Jacinthe, R. Lal, S. Bilen and W. Dick. 2016. Soil organic carbon pools in ploughed and no-till Alfisols of central Ohio. Soil Use and Management  32(4):515-524.
Narango, D.L. and A.D. Rodewald. 2016. Urban-associated drivers of song variation along a rural-urban gradient. Behavioral Ecology 27(2):608-616.
Nath, A.J., A.K. Das, R. Lal.  2016. Village bamboos. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p.2459-2463. 
Nath, A.J., A.K. Das, R. Lal.  2016. Juhm: cultivation.  In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1273-1280.  
Nawaz, A, M. Farooq, R. Ahmad, S.M.A. Basra, and R. Lal. 2016. Seed priming improves stand establishment and productivity of no till wheat grown after direct seeded aerobic and transplanted flooded rice. European Journal of Agronomy 76:130-137. doi:10.1016/j.eja.2016.02.012
Nawaz, A., M. Farooq, R. Lal, A. Rehman, T. Hussain, A. Nadeem. 2016. Influence of sesbania brown manuring and rice residue mulch on soil health, weeds and system productivity of conservation rice-wheat systems. Land Degradation and Development. doi: 10.1002/ldr.2578
Nawaz, A., R. Lal, R.K. Shrestha and M. Farooq. 2016. Mulching Affects Soil Properties and Greenhouse Gases Emission under Long Term No-Till and Plough Till Systems in Alfisols of Central Ohio. Land Degradation and Development. doi: 10.1002/ldr.2253
Nelson, Michael Paul, Jeremy T. Bruskotter, John A. Vucetich and Guillaume Chapron. 2016. Emotions and the ethics of consequence in conservation decisions: Lessons from Cecil the Lion. Conservation Letters 9(4):302-306.
Nelson, Michael Paul, John A. Vucetich and Jeremy T. Bruskotter. 2016. Ecological value and the US Endangered Species Act: Comment on Waples et al. (2015). Endangered Species Research 30:187-190.
Newman, M.M., N. Hoilett, N. Lorenz, R.P. Dick, M.R. Liles, C. Ramsier and J.W. Kloepper. 2016. Glyphosate effects on soil rhizosphere-associated bacterial communities. Science of the Total Environment 543:155-160.
Ning, T., ​​​​​​R. Lal, A. Li, M. Zing. 2016. Urea: subsoiling and controlled release. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2411-2415.
Nolting, J.M., A.C. Fries, R.J. Gates, A.S. Bowman and R.D. Slemons. 2016. Influenza A viruses from overwintering and spring-migrating waterfowl in the Lake Erie Basin, United States. Avian Diseases 60(1):241-244.
Obade, Vincent de Paul and Rattan Lal. 2016. Towards a standard technique for soil quality assessment. Geoderma 265:96-102.
Obade, V. and R. Lal. 2016. A standardized soil quality index for diverse field conditions. Science of the Total Environment 541:424-434.
Obrycki, John F., Nicholas T. Basta, Kirk Scheckel, Brooke N. Stevens and Kristen K. Minca. 2016. Phosphorus amendment efficacy for in situ remediation of soil lead depends on the bioaccessible method. Journal of Environmental Quality 45(1):37-44.
Oestreicher, Z., E. Mumper, C. Gassman, D.A Bazylinski, S.K. Lower and B.H. Lower. 2016. Spatial localization of Mms6 during biomineralization of Fe3O4 nanocrystals in Magnetospirillum magneticum AMB-1. Journal of Materials Research 31(5):527-535.
Olson, K.R., M. Al-Kaisi, R. Lal and L. Cihacek. 2016. Impact of soil erosion on soil organic carbon stocks. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 71(3):61A-67A.
Olson, K.R., M. Al-Kaisi, R. Lal, L. Cihacek. 2016. Soil organic carbon dynamics in eroding and depositional landscapes. Open Journal of Soil Science 6:121-134.
Page, L.K., D.A.P. Delzell, S.D. Gehrt, I.M. Hamilton. 2016. The structure and seasonality of Baylisascaris procyonis populations. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 52: 286-292.
Peiera Filho, A, J. Teixeira Filho, V. Giongo, W.L. Simoes, R. Lal. 2016. Nutrients Dynamics in Soil Solution at the Outset of No-Till Implementation with the Use of Plant Cocktails in Brasilian Semi-arid regions. African Journal of Agricultural Research 11:234-246.
Peterman, William E., John A. Crawford and Daniel J. Hocking. 2016. Effects of elevation on Plethodontid salamander body size. Copeia 104(1):202-208.
Peterman, W.E., B.H. Ousterhout, T.L. Anderson, D.L. Drake, R.D. Semlitsch and L.S. Eggert. 2016. Assessing modularity in genetic networks to manage spatially structured metapopulations. Ecosphere 7(2):e01231.
Peterman, William, Emily R. Brocato, Raymond D. Semlitsch and Lori S. Eggert. 2016. Reducing bias in population and landscape genetic inferences: the effects of sampling related individuals and multiple life stages. PeerJ 4.
Prasad, Anantha M., Louis R. Iverson, Stephen N. Matthews and Matthew P. Peters. 2016. A multistage decision support framework to guide tree species management under climate change via habitat suitability and colonization models, and a knowledge-based scoring system. Landscape Ecology 31(9):2187-2204.
Rhoden, Cody M., Christopher A. Taylor and William E. Peterman. 2016. Highway to heaven? Roadsides as preferred habitat for two narrowly endemic crayfish. Freshwater Science 35(3):974-983.
Rimoldi, S., G. Terova, G. Zaccone, T. Parker, M. Kuciel and K. Dabrowski. 2016. The effect of hypoxia and hyperoxia on growth and expression of hypoxia-related genes and proteins in spotted gar Lepisosteus oculatus larvae and juveniles. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B-Molecular and Developmental Evolution 326(4):250-267.
Ripples, W.J., Chapron, G., Lopez-Bao, J.V., Durant, S.M., Macdonald, D. W., Lindsey, P.A., et. al. (2016). Saving the world's terrestrial megafauna. Bioscience 66(10):807-812. doi: 10.1093/biosci/biw092
Ruiz-Lopez, M.J., C. Barelli, F. Rovero, K. Hodges, C. Roos, W.E. Peterman and N. Ting. 2016. A novel landscape genetic approach demonstrates the effects of human disturbance on the Udzungwa red colobus monkey (Procolobus gordonorum). Heredity  116(2):167-176.
Samal, L., V. Sejian, M Bagarth, R. U. Suganthi, R. Bhatta, R. Lal. 2016. Grazing Lands: gaseous emissions. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1035-1041. 
Seben Jr., G., J.E. Cora, R. Lal. 2016. Physical quality of an oxisol under no-tillage subjected to different cropping systems. Pesq. agropec. bras., Brasilia 51(9):1568-1574.
Seben Jr., G., J.E. Cora, R. Lal. 2016. Soil aggregation according to the dynamics of carbon and nitrogen in soil under different cropping systems. Pesq. agropec. bras., Brasilia 51(9):1652-1659.
Shah, A., M. Darr, S. Khanal, R. Lal. 2016. A techno-environmental overview of a corn stover biomass feedstock supply chain for cellulosic biorefineries. Biofuels. doi: 10.1080/17597269.2016.1200864
Shukla, M.K., R. Lal. 2016. Water Infiltration. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2507-2509. 
Silvis, Alexander, Stanley D. Gehrt and Roger A. Williams. 2016. Effects of shelterwood harvest and prescribed fire in upland Appalachian hardwood forests on bat activity. Forest Ecology and Management 360:205-212.
Somasundaram, J., N.K. Sinha, R. Lal. 2016. Vertisols: surface crack management. In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 2450-2455. 
Sonmez, Namik Kemal and Brian Slater. 2016. Measuring intensity of tillage and plant residue cover using remote sensing. European Journal of Remote Sensing 49:121-135.
Srinivasaro, C., R. Lal, A Subba Rao, S. Kundu, K. L. Sahrawat, G. Ravindra Chary, P.B. Thakus, K. Srinivas. 2016. Carbon Management as key to climate smart agriculture. In Climate Resilient Agronomy, First edition. Indian Society of Agronomy. p. 182-202. 
Stout, Bill, Rattan Lal and Curtis Monger. 2016. Carbon capture and sequestration: The roles of agriculture and soils. International Journal of Agricultural, and Biological Engineering 9(1):1-8.
Sullivan, S. Mazeika P., Lindsey E. Boaz and Katie Hossler. 2016. Fluvial geomorphology and aquatic-to-terrestrial Hg export are weakly coupled in small urban streams of Columbus, Ohio. Water Resources Research 52(4):2822-2839.
Tagwireyi, P. and S.M.P. Sullivan. 2016. Riverine landscape patches influence trophic dynamics of riparian ants. River Research and Applications 32(8):1721-1729.
Tagwireyi, Paradzayi and S. Mazeika P. Sullivan. 2016. Distribution and trophic dynamics of riparian tetragnathid spiders in a large river system. Marine and Freshwater Research  67(3):309-318.
Tan, Y., C. Xu, D. Liu, W. Wu, R. Lal, F. Meng. 2016. Effects of optimized N fertilization on greenhouse gas emission and crop production in the North China Plain. Field Crops Research (in press).
Teague, W.R., S. Apfelbaum, R. Lal, U.P. Kreuter, J. Rowntree, C.A. Davies, R. Conser, M. Rasmussen, J. Hatfield, T. Wang, F. Wang and P. Byck. 2016. The role of ruminants in reducing agriculture's carbon footprint in North America. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation  71(2):156-164.
Tian, S.Z., T.Y. Ning, Y. Wang, Z. Liu, G. Li, Z.J. Li, and R. Lal. 2016. Crop yield and soil carbon responses to tillage method changes in North China. Soil and Tillage Research 162:207-213.
Tian, S.Z., Z. Liu, B.W. Wang, Y. Wang, Z.J. Li, T.Y. Ning, R. Lal. 2016. Balancing the use of maize residues for soil amendment and forage. Plant, Soil, and Environment 62(11):490-496. 
Tonra, Christopher M., Kimberly Sager-Fradkin and Peter P. Marra. 2016. Barriers to salmon migration impact body condition, offspring size, and life history variation in an avian consumer. Ecography 39(11):1056-1065.
Ussiri, DAN. R. Lal. 2016. Mine soil: measuring geogenic carbon. In In R. Lal (ed) Encyclopedia of Soil Science, 3rd Edition, Taylor and Francis, p. 1449-1465.
Villemey, A. W.E. Peterman, M. Richard, A. Ouin, I. van Halder, V.M. Stevens, M, Baguette, P. Roche and F. Archaux. 2016. Butterfly dispersal in farmland: a replicated landscape genetics study on the meadow brown butterfly (Maniola jurtina). Landscape Ecology 31(7):1629-1641.
Winowiecki, L., T.G. Vagen, B. Massawe, N.A. Jelinski, C. Lyamchai, G. Sayula and E. Msoka. 2016. Landscape-scale variability of soil health indicators: effects of cultivation on soil organic carbon in the Usambara Mountains of Tanzania. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 105(3):263-274.
Woodworth, B.K., A.E.M. Newman, S.P. Turbek, B.C. Dossman, K.A. Hobson, L.I. Wassenaar, G.W. Mitchell, N.T. Wheelwright and D.R. Norris. 2016. Differential migration and the link between winter latitude, timing of migration, and breeding in a songbird. Oecologia 181(2):413-422.
Wu, M.L., W.A. Dick, W. Li, X.C. Wang, Q. Yang, T.T. Wang, L.M. Xu, M.H. Zhang and L.M. Chen. 2016. Bioaugmentation and biostimulation of hydrocarbon degradation and the microbial community in a petroleum-contaminated soil. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 107:158-164.
Yang, X., J.W. Tang, J.F. Mustard, J. Wu, K.G. Zhao, S. Serbin and J.E. Lee. 2016. Seasonal variability of multiple leaf traits captured by leaf spectroscopy at two temperate deciduous forests. Remote Sensing of Environment 179:1-12.
Yoak, Andrew J., John F. Reece, Stanley D. Gehrt and Ian M. Hamilton. 2016. Optimizing free-roaming dog control programs using agent-based models. Ecological Modelling 341:53-61.
Zhang, B.B., G. Feng, X.B. Kong, R. Lal, Y. Ouyang, A. Adeli and J.N. Jenkins. 2016. Simulating yield potential by irrigation and yield gap of rainfed soybean using APEX model in a humid region. Agricultural Water Management 177:443-453.
Zhang, Huiying, Ruiqiang Liu and Rattan Lal. 2016. Optimal sequestration of carbon dioxide and phosphorus in soils by gypsum amendment. Environmental Chemistry Letters 14(4):443-338.
Zhang, L.L., R.Q. Liu, B.W. Gung, S. Tindall, J.M. Gonzalez, J.J. Halvorson and A.E. Hagerman. 2016. Polyphenol-aluminum complex formation: Implications for aluminum tolerance in plants. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 64(15):3025-3033.
Zhang, M.L., R. Lal, Y.Y. Zhao, W.L. Jiang and Q.G. Chen. 2016. Estimating net primary production of natural grassland and its spatio-temporal distribution in China. Science of the Total Environment  553:184-195.
Zhang, Wendong, Robyn S. Wilson, Elizabeth Burnett, Elena G. Irwin, Jay F. Martin. 2016. What motivates farmers to apply phosphorus at the "right" time? Survey evidence from the Western Lake Erie Basin. Journal of Great Lakes Research 42(6):1343-1356.
Zhang, X., Kong, X., Lal, R., Zhang, F., Niu, Z., Song, W., Han, L. 2016. Groundwater depletion by agricultural intensification in China's HHH Plains since 1980s. Advances in Agronomy 135:59-106. 
Zhang, X.Q., C. Pu, X. Zhao, J.F. Xue, R. Zhang, Z.J. Nie, F. Chen, R. Lal, H.L. Zhang. 2016. Tillage effects on carbon footprint and ecosystems services of climate regulation in a winter wheat-summer maize cropping system of the North China Plain. Ecological Indicators 67:821-829. 
Zhao, X., S.L. Liu, C. Pu, X.Q. Zhang, J.F. Xue, R. Zhang, Y.Q. Wang, R. Lal,  H.L. Zhang and F. Chen. 2016. Methane and nitrous oxide emissions under no-till farming in China: a meta-analysis. Global Change Biology  22(4):1372-1384.
Zinn, Yuri L. and Jerry M. Bigham. 2016. Pedogenic and lithogenic gravels as indicators of soil polygenesis in the Brazilian Cerrado. Soil Research 54(4):440-450.
Zwickle, S. R. Wilson, D. Bessette, C. Herms and D. Doohan. 2016. Facilitating ecological weed management decisions by assessing risk-benefit tradeoffs. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems  40(7):635-659.