Focus on physical or aesthetic benefits of urban forests

Book: Benefits of the Urban Forest

Benefits of the Urban Forest (1995 : Sacramento, Calif.) Sequest, Richard.; Bornstein, Robert D.; Salmon, G. (Ginger); Sacramento Municipal Utility District (Calif.); Sacramento Tree Foundation.
Oxford : Pergamon 1998

Journal: Urban forests

Urban forests; American Foresty Association, Washington, D.C. : American Forestry Association; 1990-95

I used the keywords: Benefits, Urban, Forests.

Focus on physical or aesthetic benefits of urban forests

Book: Benefits of the Urban Forest

Benefits of the Urban Forest (1995 : Sacramento, Calif.) Sequest, Richard.; Bornstein, Robert D.; Salmon, G. (Ginger); Sacramento Municipal Utility District (Calif.); Sacramento Tree Foundation.
Oxford : Pergamon 1998

Journal: Urban forests

Urban forests; American Foresty Association, Washington, D.C. : American Forestry Association; 1990-95

I used the words Benefits, Urban, and Forests to find these two sources.

physical benefits of urban forests

Article: Dwyer John, F., Mcpherson Gregory, , Schroeder Herbert, W., & Rowntree Rowan, A. (1992). Assessing the benefits and costs of the urban forests . (18 ed., Vol. 5, p. 227). Journal of aboriculture.
BOOK: Kimble John, M. (2007). Soil carbon management economic, environmental and societal benefits. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Effectiveness of Wilderness Therapy

Einerson, Dean E. Behavior Management Strategies Utilized by Wilderness Therapy Instructors within Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Programs. Plan B Paper--University of Minnesota, Duluth, 2009. Print.

Russell, K. C., J. C. Hendee, and D. Phillips-Miller. "How Wilderness Therapy Works: an Examination of the Wilderness Therapy Process to Treat Adolescents with Behavioral Problems and Addictions." Utdoor Behavior Healthcare Research Cooperative 3. Ovid SP. Web. 22 Nov. 2011.

Global Biological Changes

Seen, D. lo, et al. Soil carbon stocks, deforestation and land-cover changes in the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot (India). Global Change Biology. 16 (6), 1777-1792.

Tribal Forestry in N. America

Jostad, Patricia M., Leo H. McAvoy, and Daniel McDonald. "Native American Land Ethics: Implications for Natural Resource Management." Society & Natural Resources 9.6 (1996): 565-81. Web.

Graham, John. First Nation and Forest Industry Relationships : Some Perspectives from British Columbia : A Report for the National Aboriginal Forestry Association, the Forest Products Association of Canada, and the First Nations Forestry Program. Eds. Jake Wilson, et al. Ottawa: [Ottawa] : First Nations Forestry Program, 2004. Web.

Forest Tent Caterpillar

Chang, Wei-Yew, Van A. Lantz, and David A. MacLean. "Social Benefits Of Controlling Forest Insect Outbreaks: A Contingent Valuation Analysis In Two Canadian Provinces." Canadian Journal Of Agricultural Economics 59.3 (2011): 383-404. Academic Search Premier. Web. 22 Nov. 2011.

Forest Tent Caterpillar. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Area, Region 8, 1996. Print.

Clinton, Barton D. 2010. Flat Branch project stream water temperature and sediment response s to forest cutting in the riparian zone. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service; Southern Research Station. Print.

Hewlett, JD. 1961 "Increases in water yield after several types of forest cutting" IAHS AISH. Pub. 1-16.

keywords: hydrology, forest, clear cut, water yield

Ecological Effects of Desertification

Middleton, Nick. 1991. Desertification. Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom.
This book is scholarly because it had to go through the editing and publication process at Oxford which is a world renown education institution.

Schlesinger, William H., et. all. 1990. Biological Feedbacks in Global Desertification. Available online at; last accessed Nov. 21, 2011.
This article is scholarly because it gives a bibliography of where the information in it came from and all of the people involved in reviewing and making it.

Forest tent caterpillar

Hahn, Jeffrey D. 2000. Forest tent caterpillar in Minnesota. University of Minnesota Extension Service, St. Paul, MN. 4p.
Philippe, R. N., Ralph, S. G., Mansfield, S. D., & Bohlmann, J. (2010). Transcriptome profiles of hybrid poplar ( Populus trichocarpa × deltoides) reveal rapid changes in undamaged, systemic sink leaves after simulated feeding by forest tent caterpillar ( Malacosoma disstria). New Phytologist, 188(3), 787-802. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03392.x

Stem Girdling Roots

Johnson, Gary R. Stem girdling roots : the underground epidemic killing our trees / by Gary Johnson, Dennis Fallon. [St. Paul, Minn.] : University of Minnesota : USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area ; [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Xcel Energy, [2007].

Gilman, Edward F.; Harchick, Chris; Paz, Maria. Planting Depth Affects Root Form of Three Shade Tree Cultivars in Containers. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, May2010, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p132-139

Effects of Tourism in Denali

Mason, Peter. 2008. Tourism, impacts, planning and management. Butterworth-Hienemann, Oxford united Kingdom. 62 p.

Heacox, Kim. 1994. "Alaska's Yellowstone." Wildland Conservation. 97(2), 66.

Aspects of visitor use on national parks

1. Book
Yard, Robert Sterling. 1920. Glimpses of our national parks. Washington, United States.

2. Article
Tumusiime, D.M, Svarstad, H. 2011. A local counter-narrative on the conservation of
mountain gorillas. Forum for development studies 38(3):0239-265.
doi: 10. 1080/0803-9410.61.0.000

Environmental impacts on timber forests

Book: Environmental Impacts of Preservative-Treated Wood Conference (2004 : Orlando, Fla.). 2004. Environmental Impacts of Preservative-Treated Wood Conference Feb. 8-11, 2004, Orlando, FL. Gainesville, FL : Florida Center for Solid and Hazardous Waste Management.

Journal: Howarth, F.G. 1991. Environmental Impacts of Classical Biological Control. J. Linsley Gressitt Center for Research in Entomology. 36:485-509.
doi: 10.1146/annurev.en.36.010191.002413

Tree ring analysis of Bristlecone pine

Fritts, H.C. 1969. Bristlecone pine in the White Mountains of California; growth and ring-width characteristics. University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ.

Krebs, P.V.H. 1973. Dendrochronology and the distribution of Bristlecone pine (Pinus aristata Englem.) in California. Diss. Abst. Int. 33(8):3603-3604.

Regeneration of old-growth forests

Guyette, Richard P. 1995. Age, size and regeneration of old growth white pine at Dividing Lake Nature Reserve, Algonquin Park, Ontario. Sault Ste. Marie, Ont : Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Ontario Forest Research Institute.

Article in journal:
Alessandrini, A.; Biondi, F.; Filippo, A. di; Ziaco, E.; Piovesan, G. Tree size distribution at increasing spatial scales converges to the rotated sigmoid curve in two old-growth beech stands of the Italian Apennines. Forest Ecology and Management. 2011. 262: 11, 1950-1962.

Environmental Impacts of Urban Forests in Oregon

Nowak, D.J. 2010. Urban and community forests of the Pacific Region: California, Oregon, Washington. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Services, Northern Research Station, Newtown Square, PA. 38 p.

Revelence: This particular book relates directly to urban forests of the Pacific Region, including Oregon, and is published by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.

Scholarly Article:
Ries, P.D., A.S. Reed, S.J. Kresse. 2007. The impact of statewide urban forestry programs: a survey of cities in Oregon, U.S. Arb. Urb. For. 33(3):168-175.

Relevence: This peer-reviewed scholarly article has information published by Arboriculture & Urban Forestry that relates directly to the impacts of urban forests in Oregon.

Aspects of visitor use on national parks

Book: MacLaren, I. S. 2007. Culturing wilderness in Jasper National Park : studies in two centuries of human history in the Upper Athabasca River Watershed. University of Alberta Press, Edmonton, Canada. 356 p.

Article: Rodway-Dyer, Sue, and Gareth Shaw. "The Effects of the Foot-and-Mouth Outbreak on Visitor Behaviour: The case of Dartmoor National Park, South-West England." Journal of Sustainable Tourism 13.1 (2005): 63-81. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO. Web. 23 Nov. 2010.

Library Assignment: Emerald Ash Borer

McCullough, Deborah G. Emerald Ash Borer. Washington D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 2002, Print
Journal article
Duan, Jian J. et al. "Measuring the impact of biotic factors on populations of immature emerald ash borers (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)" Environmental Entomology 39.5 (2010):1513-1522. CAB Abstracts database. Web. 23 Nov. 2010
The key words i used to search these two articles were "emerald ash borer" in one phrase.

Kimberly, Rebek A. 2006. Homeowner guide to emerald ash borer treatments. Michigan State University Extension, East Lancing, Michigan.

Smitley, D., Doccola, J., & Cox, D. 2010. Multiple-year Protection of Ash Trees from Emerald Ash Borer with a Single Trunk Injection of Emamectin Benzoate, and Single-year Protection with an Imidacloprid Basal Drench. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, 36(5), 206-211.

Aging and Dynamics of Clonal Aspen Stands

Journal Article:

Dilara Ally, Kermit Ritland, and Sarah P. Otto. 2010. Aging in a Long-Lived Clonal Tree. PLoS Biol. 2010 August; 8(8): e1000454. Published online 2010 August 17.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000454.


Shepperd, Wayne D. 1993. Initial growth, development, and clonal dynamics of regenerated aspen in the Rocky Mountains. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station

Dutch Elm Disease

"Has your elm tree had its vaccine?." Maclean's 122.21 (2009):21.

McCallum, A. W., K. E. Stewart. 1951. Dutch Elm Disease. Dept. of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada

Management of a Black Walnut Stand

Book - United States Science and Education Administration, (1978), Growing black walnuts for home use, Washington, Washington: Dept. of Agriculture, Science and Education Administration
Article - Woeste K. E, (2001), An efficient method for evaluating black walnut for resistance to walnut anthracnose in field plots and the identification of resistant genotypes. , Plant Breeding, Vol. 120, Issue 5, p454-456

Hjelmfelt, M.R. 2007. Microbursts and Macrobursts. P. 59-98 in Plant disturbance ecology: the process and the response, Johnson, E.A., and M. Kiyoko (eds.). Elsevier, Amsterdam, NL, Boston, MA.

Arevalo, J. R., J.K. DeCoster,.S.D. McAlister, and M.W. Palmer. 2000. Changes in two Minnesota forests during 14 years following catastrophic windthrow. Journal of Vegetation Science. 11(6):833-840.

Library assighnment, Forestry and indigenous peoples

Search terms: Forest* and indigenous peoples

International Alliance of Indigenous-Tribal Peoples of the Tropical Forest, International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs. 1996. Indigenous peoples, forest, and biodiversity : indigenous peoples and the global environmental agenda. International Alliance of Indigenous-Tribal Peoples of the Tropical Forests and International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs, London, England. 197p.

this source was published by a reputable organization that specilizes very specifically in the topic I am looking for

Philippine Non-Timber Forest Products Task Force. 2000. Not by timber alone [electronic resource] : the official publication of The Philippine Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFP) Task Force. Quezon City, Philippines : Philippine Non-Timber Forest Products Task Force, Vol. 1, no. 1

Again, this source is by an organization that specilizes in the specific topic of interest.