Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Articles of note in the Sterling Morton Library : July's offerings

These are some recent articles that can be found within the journal collection of the Sterling Morton Library. Please visit the Library to discover the incredible botanical and horticultural resources that await you! If you are unable to visit the Library and interested in reviewing one of these articles, I would be delighted to help you at rhassert@mortonarb.org.

Bruun, H.H. Why are small seeds dispersed through animal guts: large numbers or seed size per se? Oikos, v. 113, no. 3, p. 402-411.

Fraser, Eric C. Carbohydrate transfer through root grafts to support shaded trees. Tree Physiology, v. 26, no. 8, p. 1019-1023.

Hayek, Jay. Floodplain forest management. The Illinois Steward, v. 15, no. 1, p. 27-28.

Kelsey, Kyle. Planting trees in prairie landscapes: do the ecological costs outweigh the benefits? Natural Areas Journal, v. 26, no. 3, p. 254-260.

Laughlin, D.C. A multivariate model of plant species richness in forested systems: old-growth montane forests with a long history of fire. Oikos, v. 114, no. 1, p. 60-70.

Meir, Patrick. The influence of terrestrial ecosystems on climate. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, v. 21, no. 5, p. 254-260.

Raver, Anne. Gardening on the forest floor. Landscape Architecture, v. 96, no. 8, p. 36-43.

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