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Ecosystem Services

Peer-Reviewed Journals

Werling, B.P., T.L. Dickson, R. Isaacs, H. Gaines, C. Gratton, K.L. Gross, H. Liere, C.M. Malmstrom, T.D. Meehan, L. Ruan, B.A. Robertson, G.P. Robertson, T.M. Schmidt, A.C. Schrotenboer, T.K. Teal, J.K. Wilson, and D.A. Landis. 2014. Perennial grasslands enhance biodiversity and multiple ecosystem services in bioenergy landscapes. PNAS. doi:10.1073/pnas.1309492111. View pdf file.

Robertson, G.P., K.L. Gross, S.K. Hamilton, D.A. Landis, T.M. Schmidt, S.S. Snapp, and S.M. Swinton. Farming for ecosystem services: An ecological approach to production agriculture. BioScience. Accepted with minor revision 11/13/13.

Woltz, J.M. and D.A. Landis. 2013. Coccinellid immigration rate influences suppression of Aphis glycines in soybean. Biological Control. 64: 330-337. View pdf file.

Meehan, TD, BP. Werling, DA. Landis and C Gratton. 2012. Pest-Suppression Potential of Midwestern Landscapes under Contrasting Bioenergy Scenarios. PLoS ONE. 7(7):e41728. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041728. View pdf file.

Grieshop, Matthew J., Ben Werling, Krista Buehrer, Julia Perrone, Rufus Isaacs, Doug Landis. 2012. Big brother is watching: studying insect predation in the age of digital surveillance. American Entomologist. 58:172-182. View pdf file.

Woltz, MJ, R Isaacs, DA Landis. 2012. Landscape structure and habitat management differentially influence insect natural enemies in an agricultural landscape. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment. 152: 40-49. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2012.02.008. View pdf file.

Landscape moderation of biodiversity patterns and processes - eight hypotheses. 2012. Teja Tscharntke, Jason M. Tylianakis, Tatyana A. Rand, Raphael K. Didham, Lenore Fahrig, Péter Batáry, Janne Bengtsson, Yann Clough, Thomas O. Crist, Carsten F. Dormann, Robert M. Ewers, Jochen Fründ, Robert D. Holt, Andrea Holzschuh, Alexandra M. Klein, David Kleijn, Claire Kremen, Doug A. Landis, William Laurance, David Lindenmayer, Christoph Scherber, Navjot Sodhi, Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, Carsten Thies, Wim H. van der Putten and Catrin Westphal1. Biological Reviews. 87: 661-685. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-185X.2011.00216.x. View pdf file.

Knapp AK, MD Smith, SE Hobbie, SL Collins, TJ Fahey, GJA Hansen, DA  Landis, KJ La Pierre, JM Melillo, TR Seastadt, GR Shaver, JR Webster. 2012. Past, present and future roles of long-term experiments in the LTER network. BioScience 62(4) 377-389. View pdf file.

Robertson, B.A. C. Porter, D.A. Landis and D.W. Schemske. 2012. Agroenergy crops influence the diversity, biomass, and guild structure of terrestrial arthropod communities. BioEnergy Research. 5:179–188 DOI 10.1007/s12155-011-9161-3. View pdf file.

Werling, B, TD Meehan, C. Gratton, DA Landis. 2011. Influence of habitat and landscape perenniality on insect natural enemies in three candidate biofuel crops. Biological Control 59: 301-312. doi:10.1016/j.biocontrol.2011.06.014. View pdf file.

Meehan, TD, BP. Werling, DA. Landis and C Gratton. 2011. Agricultural landscape simplification and insecticide use in the Midwestern U.S. PNAS. 108: 11500-1505. View pdf file.

Werling, B, TD Meehan, B Robertson, C Gratton, D Landis. 2011. Biocontrol potential varies with changes in biofuel-crop plant communities and landscape perenniality. Global Change Biology-Bioenergy. 59: 304-312. doi: 10.1111/j.1757-1707.2011.01092.x. View pdf file.

Gardiner, MM, DA Landis, C Gratton, N Schmidt; M O'Neal, E Mueller; J Chacon; GE Heimpel. 2010. Landscape composition influences the activity density of Carabidae and Arachnida in soybean fields. Biological Control. 55:11-19.  doi:10.1016/j.biocontrol.2010.06.008. View pdf file.

Saidov N.Sh., A.U. Jalilov, D.A. Landis, A. Fiedler, V.K. Nazirov, T. Mirzoev, S. Karimjanov, 2010. Introduction the flowering plants in agricultural landscapes for increasing of efficiency of natural enemies. Bulletin of the Academy of agricultural sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan, 8 p., In press (in Russian). View pdf file.

Jonsson, M., S.D. Wratten, D.A. Landis, J-ML. Tompkins and R. Cullen. 2010. Habitat manipulation to mitigate the impacts of invasive arthropod pests. Biological Invasions. 12:2933–2945 DOI 10.1007/s10530-010-9737-4. View pdf file.

Heimpel, G.E., L.E. Frelich, D.A. Landis., K.R. Hopper , K.Hoelmer , Z.Sezen, M.K. Asplen, K. Wu. 2010. European buckthorn and Asian soybean aphid as part of an extensive invasional meltdown in North America. Biological Invasions. 12:2913–2931. DOI 10.1007/s10530-010-9736-5. View pdf file.

Gardiner, M, J Tuell, R Isaacs, J Gibbs, J Ascher and DA Landis. 2010. Implications of three model biofuel crops for beneficial arthropods in agricultural landscapes. BioEnergy Research. 3:6–19. DOI 10.1007/s12155-009-9065-7. View pdf file.

Landis, D.A. & B. P. Werling. 2010. Arthropods and Biofuel Production Systems in North America. Insect Science. 17:1–17, DOI 10.1111/j.1744-7917.2009.01310.x. View pdf file.

Gardiner, M.M., D.A. Landis, C. Gratton, M. O’Neal, C. DiFonzo, G. Heimpel, E. Mueller, N. Schmidt, and J. Chacon. 2009. Landscape composition mediates exotic and native coccinellid community structure. Diversity and Distributions. 15:554-564. View pdf file.

Gardiner, M.M., D.A. Landis, C. Gratton, C.D. DiFonzo, M.O’Neal, J. Chacon, M. Wayo, N. Schmidt, E. Mueller and G.E. Heimpel. 2009. Landscape diversity enhances the biological control of an introduced crop pest in the north-central U.S. Ecol. Applic. View pdf file.

Isaacs, R., J. Tuell, A. Fiedler, M. Gardiner and D. Landis. 2009. Maximizing arthropod-mediated ecosystem services in agricultural landscapes: the role of native plants. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 7:196-203 published on-line 26 August 2008 DOI: 10.1890/080035. View pdf file.

Landis, D.A., M.M. Gardiner, W. van der Werf and S.M. Swinton. 2008. Increasing corn for biofuel production reduces biocontrol services in agricultural landscapes. PNAS. 105:20552-20557. View pdf file.

Saidov, N. Sh. and D.A. Landis. 2008. Evaluation of flowering plants to attract natural enemies in Tajikistan. Journal of Biological Sciences of Academy of Science of Tajikistan, November 2008, Vol. IV, 15p. (in Russian). View pdf file.

Tuell, J.K., A. K. Fiedler, D.A. Landis, and R. Isaacs. 2008. Visitation by wild and managed bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) to Eastern U.S. native plants for use in conservation programs. Environ. Entomol. 37: 707–718. View pdf file.

Fiedler, A.K., D.A. Landis and S. Wratten. 2008. Maximizing ecosystem services from conservation biological control: the role of habitat management. Biological Control. 45:254-271.  View pdf file.

Jonsson, M., S.D. Wratten, D.A. Landis and G.M. Gurr. 2008. Recent advances in conservation biological control of arthropods by arthropods. Biological Control. 45:172-175. View pdf file.
Fiedler, A. K., and D. A. Landis. 2007. Attractiveness of Michigan native plants to arthropod natural enemies and herbivores. Environ. Entomol. 36 (4): 751-765. View pdf file.

Swinton, S.M., F. Lupi, G.P. Robertson and D.A. Landis. 2006. Ecosystem services from agriculture: Looking beyond the usual suspects. Am. J of Agric. Econ. 88(5): 1160-1166. View pdf file.