Villarreal, M., R. C. Cochran, D. E. Johnson, E. G. Towne, G. W. T. Wilson, D. C. Hartnett and D. G. Goodin. 2006. The use of pasture reflectance characteristics and arbuscular mycorrhizal root colonization to predict pasture characteristics of tallgrass prairie grazed by cattle and bison.
Grass and Forage Science 61:
Dr Gene Towne
Address: 116 Ackert Hall, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506
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Towne, E. G., D. C. Hartnett and R. C. Cochran. 2005. Vegetation
trends in tallgrass prairie from bison and cattle grazing.
Ecological Applications 15:
Towne, E. G., and K. E. Kemp. 2003. Vegetation dynamics from annually burning tallgrass prairie in different seasons.
Journal of Range Management 56:
Towne, E. G. 2002. Vascular plants of Konza Prairie Biological Station: An annotated checklist of species in a Kansas tallgrass prairie.
Towne, E. G. 2000. Prairie vegetation and soil nutrient responses to ungulate carcasses.
Towne, E. G., and I. Barnard. 2000. Themeda quadrivalvis (Poaceae: Andropogoneae) in Kansas: An exotic plant introduced from birdseed.
Knapp, A. K., J. M. Blair, J. M. Briggs, S. L. Collins, D. C. Hartnett, L. C. Johnson, and E. G. Towne. 1999. The keystone role of bison in North American tallgrass prairie.
Towne, E. G. 1999. Bison performance and productivity on tallgrass prairie.
Southwestern Naturalist 44:
Titgemeyer, E. C., R. C. Cochran, E. G. Towne, C. K. Armendariz, and K. C. Olson. 1996. Elucidation of factors associated with the maturity related decline in degradability of big bluestem cell wall.
Journal of Animal Science 74:
Towne, E. G., and A. K. Knapp. 1996. Biomass and density responses in tallgrass prairie legumes to annual fire and topographic position.
American Journal of Botany 83:
Gibson, D. J., and E. G. Towne. 1995. Dynamics of big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) in ungrazed tallgrass prairie.
Proceedings of the 14th NorthAmerica Prairie Conference 9-
Towne, E. G. 1995. Influence of fire frequency and burning date on the proportion of reproductive tillers in big bluestem and indiangrass.
Proceedings of the 14th North America Prairie Conference 75-