Follow

Theses/Dissertations from 2017

PDF

Assessing Phosphorus Sources with a GIS-Based Phosphorus Risk Index in a Mixed-Use, Montane Watershed, Josiah A. Johns

PDF

Assessing Phosphorus Sources with Synoptic Sampling in the Surface Waters of a Mixed-Use, Montane Watershed, Austin Willis Pearce

PDF

Ecological and Genetic Variation Among Populations of Boechera caeruleamontana sp. nov. (Brassicaceae) from Blue Mountain and Dinosaur National Monumentin Eastern Utah and Western Colorado, Melissa Snyder

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

PDF

Effects of Abscisic Acid (ABA) on Germination Rate of Three Rangeland Species, Turmandakh Badrakh

PDF

Ancient Maya Agricultural Resources in the Rio Amarillo Valley near Copán, Honduras, Bryce Matthew Brown

PDF

Polymer Coated Urea in Kentucky Bluegrass, Jessica Chelise Buss

PDF

Population Structure, Genetic Diversity, Geographic Distribution, and Morphology of Two Boechera (Brassicaceae) Parental Species (Boechera thompsonii and Boechera formosa) and of Their Resultant Hybrid Boechera duchesnensis, Christina Elizabeth Fox Call

PDF

Competition Dynamics Within Communities of Desert Wildlife at Water Sources, Lucas Keith Hall

PDF

Exploring the Possibility of Photosynthetic Plasticity in Agave sensu lato, John Anthony Huber

PDF

Deficient, Adequate and Excess Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium Growth Curves Established in Hydroponics for Biotic and Abiotic Stress-Interaction Studies in Lettuce, Douglas Keith Jacobson

PDF

Improving Cotton Agronomics with Diverse Genomic Technologies, Aaron Robert Sharp

PDF

Ecology of Gambel's Quail (Callipepla gambelii) in Relation to Water and Fire in Utah's Mojave Desert, Wesley R. Skidmore

PDF

Influence of Release Timing on Survival and Movements of Translocated Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus) in Utah, David C. Smedley

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

PDF

Rangeland Monitoring Using Remote Sensing: An Assessment of Vegetation Cover Comparing Field-Based Sampling and Image Analysis Techniques, Ammon K. Boswell

PDF

The Cascading Effects of Invasive Grasses in North American Deserts: The Interactions of Fire, Plants, and Small Mammals, Tiffanny R. Bowman

PDF

Tree Islands of Fertility Structure Bacterial Community Assembly and Functional Genes Contributing to Ecosystem Processes, Tayte Paul Campbell

PDF

Drought and Nitrogen Effects on Maize Canopy Temperature and Stress Indices, David A. Carroll

PDF

The Amaranth (Amaranthus Hypochondriacus) Genome: Genome, Transcriptome and Physical Map Assembly, Jared William Clouse

PDF

Evaluation of a Combination Approach to Pedagogy in a Soil Science Laboratory Classroom and an Environmental Site Assessment Sample, Emily Linda Gervais

PDF

Mating-type Locus Characterization and Variation in Pyrenophora semeniperda, Julie Leanna Henry

PDF

Control of Alternaria solani Resistance to Boscalid, Fluopyram, and Chlorothalonil, Andrew K. Hollingshead

PDF

Mountain Big Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata ssp vaseyana) Seed Production, Melissa L. Landeen

PDF

Maternal Denning Phenology and Substrate Selection of Polar Bears (Ursus maritimus) in the Southern Beaufort and Chukchi Seas, Jay Wesley Olson

PDF

Evidence of Ancient Maya Agriculture in the Bajos Surrounding Tikal, Guatemala, Adam Calvin Parker

PDF

Estimating Pinyon and Juniper Cover Across Utah Using NAIP Imagery, Darrell B. Roundy

PDF

Indications of Ancient Maya Soil Resource Management in Northern Belize, Austin Michael Ulmer

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

PDF

Characterization of the Granule-Bound Starch Synthase I Gene in Chenopodium, Douglass C. Brown

PDF

Wet-Thermal Time and Plant Available Water in the Seedbeds and Root Zones Across the Sagebrush Steppe Ecosystem of the Great Basin, Nathan Lyle Cline

PDF

Population Genetics of Greater Sage-Grouse in Strawberry Valley, Utah, Paula S. Dunken

PDF

Identification of the Infection Route of a Fusarium Seed Pathogen into Non-Dormant Bromus tectorum Seeds, JanaLynn Franke

PDF

Parturition of Mule Deer in Southern Utah: Management Implications and Habitat Selection, Eric D. Freeman

PDF

The Impacts of Feral Horses on the Use of Water by Pronghorn on the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge, Nevada, Amy Marie Gooch

PDF

Secondary Dormancy and Summer Conditions Influence Outcomes in the Pyrenophora semeniperda - Bromus tectorum Pathosystem, Katie Karen Hawkins

PDF

Targeted Sequencing of Plant Genomes , Mark D. Huynh

PDF

Soil Fertility Status and Degradation of 2, 4, 6-Trinitrotoluene Contaminated Soils, Chelsea Kae Katseanes

PDF

Fire and Ungulate Herbivory Differentially Affect the Sexual Reproduction of Generalist and Specialist Pollinated Plants, Andrew Hollis Lybbert

PDF

A Study of the American Black Bear (Ursus americanus) in Utah: An Analysis of the Post-Denning Activities and Bear-Human Conflict, Julie Ann Miller

PDF

Cheatgrass Die-Off Phenomena: What are the Short and Long Term Recovery Factors of Bromus tectorum Stand Failure?, Joshua Alan Nicholson

PDF

Nitrogen Use Efficiency of Polymer-Coated Urea, Curtis J. Ransom

PDF

Post-Den Emergence Behavior and Den Detection of Polar Bears (Ursus maritimus) in Northern Alaska and the Southern Beaufort Sea, Rusty Wade Robinson

PDF

Fuel Response to Mechanical Mastication of Pinyon-Juniper Woodlands in Utah, Alan Wyatt Shakespear

PDF

Fire Severity and Size Alter Quaking Aspen (Populus tremuloides) Regeneration and Defense Against Ungulate Herbivory, Ho Yi Wan

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

PDF

Exploring Post-Fire Recovery of Biocrusts and Desert Ecosystem Services, Jason R. Bahr

PDF

Certain Agave Species Exhibit the Capability to be Moderately Productive Under Conditions of High Salt and Drought Stress, Steven J. Bergsten

PDF

Importance of Placement Depth in Evaluating Soil Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Sulfur Using Ion Exchange Resin Capsules in Semi-Arid, Low Fertility Soils, Rachel Lynn Buck

PDF

Understory Vegetation Response to Mechanical Mastication of Piñon and Juniper Woodlands, Jordan Ann Bybee

PDF

Habitat Selection and Response to Disturbance by Pygmy Rabbits in Utah, Robert John Edgel

PDF

Population Genetic Structure of Bromus tectorum in the American Desert Southwest, Desiree Rochelle Eldon

PDF

Habitat Selection and Nesting Ecology of Snowy Plover in the Great Basin, Kristen Sue Ellis

PDF

Post-fire Interactions Between Soil Water Repellency, Islands of Fertility, and Bromus tectorum Invasibility, Kaitlynn Jane Fernelius

PDF

The Bromus tectorum-Pyrenophora semeniperda Pathosystem, Heather Finch

PDF

The Influence of Anthropogenic Development of Water on Coyotes and Kit Foxes in the Great Basin and Mojave Deserts, Lucas Keith Hall

PDF

Geochemical Evidence of Ancient Maya Marketplace Activities in the Puuc Hills of Mexico and at Caracol, Belize, Jacob M. Horlacher

PDF

Factors Underlying Invasive Grass Fire Regimes in the Mojave Desert and its Consequences on Plant and Animal Communities, Kevin J. Horn

PDF

Habitat Selection by Two K-Selected Species: An Application to Bison and Sage Grouse, Joshua Taft Kaze

PDF

Ecology, Phylogenetics, and Conservation of Draba asterophora Complex: A Rare, Alpine, Endemic from Lake Tahoe, USA, Emily Ruth Smith Putnam

PDF

Microbial Responses to Coarse Woody Debris in Juniperus and Pinus Woodlands, Deborah Monique Rigby

PDF

Resource Legacies and Priming Regulate Microbial Communities in Antarctica's Dry Valleys, Sabrina Deni Saurey

PDF

Application of Genome Reduction, Next Generation Sequencing, and KASPar Genotyping in Development, Characterization, and Linkage Mapping of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in the Grain Amaranths and Quinoa, Scott Matthew Smith

PDF

The Seed Ecology of Rare and Endangered Gibbens' Beardtongue (Penstemon gibbensii) and Blowout Penstemon (Penstemon haydenii), Kassie Lorraine Tilini

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

PDF

Plant-Soil Feedbacks and Subalpine Fir Facilitation in Aspen-Conifer Forests, Joshua R. Buck

PDF

Characterization and Variable Expression of the CslF6 Homologs in Oat (Avena sp.), Melissa A. Coon

PDF

Translocation Mortality and Local, Regional, and Continental Diet of the Northern River Otter (Lontra canadensis), Casey Craig Day

PDF

Cultural Thinning of Native Sagebrush Stands to Increase Seed Yields, Kurt David Elder

PDF

Improving Phosphorus Use Efficiency Through Organically Bonded Phosphorus, Micheal W. Hill

PDF

An Object-Based Image Analysis of Treated and Untreated Pinyon and Juniper Woodlands Across the Great Basin, April Hulet

PDF

Thin Soils and Sacbes: The Soil Resources of Uci, Yucatan, Mexico, Zachary S. Larsen

PDF

Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum), Native Grasses, and Small Mammals in the Great Basin: a Test of the Apparent Competition Hypothesis Facilitated by a Novel Method of Decanting Seeds from a Flotation Solution, Jacob Elias Lucero

PDF

A Survey of Invasive Exotic Ants Found on Hawaiian Islands: Spatial Distributions and Patterns of Association, Camie Frandsen Martin

PDF

Transcriptome and Methylation Analysis of Gossypium Petal Tissue, Aditi Rambani

PDF

Transcriptome Analysis of Drought Induced Stress in Chenopodium Quinoa, Joshua Arthur Raney

PDF

Summer Watering Patterns of Mule Deer and Differential Use of Water by Bighorn Sheep, Elk, Mule Deer, and Pronghorn in Utah, Andrew V. Shields

PDF

Alteration of behavior by desert bighorn sheep from human recreation and Desert Bighorn Sheep Survival in Canyonlands National Park: 2002 - 2010, Kanalu K. Sproat

PDF

Effectiveness of Phosphorus Fertilizers in Hydroponics and Glasshouse Settings with Moderate and High Organic Matter Soils, Jeffrey Sean Christian Summerhays

PDF

Habitat Selection of Greater Sage-Grouse Centrocercus urophasianus and Northern River Otters Lontra canadensis in Utah, Matthew D. Westover

PDF

Plant Establishment and Soil Microenvironments in Utah Juniper Masticated Woodlands, Kert R. Young

PDF

Post-Fire Soil Water Repellency: Extent, Severity and Thickness Relative to Ecological Site Characteristics Within Piñon-Juniper Woodlands, Daniel Lewis Zvirzdin

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

PDF

Transcriptome Characterization and Polymorphism Detection in Subspecies of Big Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata), Prabin Bajgain

PDF

Marker Discovery in Allotetraploid Cotton Using 454 Pyrosequencing, Robert L. Byers

PDF

Geochemical Analysis of Ancient Activities at Two Plazas in Cobá, Mexico, Eric G. Coronel

PDF

Genome Snapshot and Molecular Marker Development in Penstemon (Plantaginaceae), Rhyan B. Dockter

PDF

Assessment of Genetic Diversity Among Peruvian Amaranth (Amaranthus caudatus L.) Germplasm Using SNP Markers, Felix Ruben Jimenez Rondan

PDF

Scarification and Cultural Practice of Four Lupine Species Native to the Great Basin, Covy Dennis Jones

PDF

Evaluating Nutrient Availability in Low Fertility Soils With Resin Capsules and Conventional Soil Tests, Mary Pletsch Jones

PDF

Environmental Implications of Polymer Coated Urea, Joshua James LeMonte

PDF

Apparent Competition with Bromus tectorum Through Pyrenophora semeniperda Reduces Establishment of Native Grasses, Katherine Temus Merrill

PDF

Usage and Development of Molecular Markers for Investigation of the Population and Ecological Genetics of Bromus tectorum L., Keith R. Merrill

PDF

Stable Isotope Diet Reconstruction of Feral horses (Equus caballas) on the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge, Nevada, USA, Megan Kathleen Nordquist

PDF

Seasonal Habitat Selection by Greater Sage Grouse in Strawberry Valley Utah, Riley D. Peck

PDF

Geochemical Analysis of Ancient Fremont Activity Areas at Wolf Village, Utah, Laura Morrison Pyper

PDF

Oat SNP Marker Discovery and Mapping Based on 454 Pyrosequencing of Genome-Reduced Avena magna Murphy et Terrell, Rachel Rebecca Redman

PDF

Reproductive Success and Soil Seed Bank Characteristics of Astragalus ampullarioides and A. holmgreniorum (Fabaceae): Two Rare Endemics of Southwestern Utah, Allyson B. Searle

PDF

De novo Genome Assembly and SNP Marker Development of Pyrenophora semeniperda, Marcus Makina Soliai

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

PDF

The Dirt on the Ancient Maya: Soil Chemical Investigations of Ancient Maya Marketplaces, Daniel Aaron Bair

PDF

Multidisciplinary Assessment and Documentation of Past and Present Human Impacts on the Neotropical Forests of Petén, Guatemala, Christopher Stephen Balzotti

PDF

An Examination of the DNA Content, Taxonomy and Phylogeny of Penstemon (Plantaginaceae), Shaun R. Broderick

PDF

Diversity and Abundance of the Dark Kangaroo Mouse, Microdipodops megacephalus, in Communities of Nocturnal Granivorous Rodents in Western North America, Ashley Sagers Haug

PDF

Part I: Evaluation of Student Assessment of Learning Gains (SALG)in Two Different Biology 100 Classes Part 2: What Biology Concepts are Important in General Education?: Analysis of Seventeen Core Concepts, Jessica Marie Rosenvall Howelle

PDF

Community Response to False Hellebore (Veratrum californicum Durand) Harvest 18 Years after Treatment, Craig Douglas Johnson

PDF

Historic Fire Regimes on Eastern Great Basin (USA) Mountains Reconstructed from Tree Rings, Stanley G. Kitchen