Moran, M.D. and Abad, H. 2020. Boquillas Ecotourism Report. Hendrix College, Conway, AR, USA.
Boquillas Ecotourism Report
McClung, M.R., N.T. Taylor*, B.K. Zamzow*, E.T. Stone*, H. Abad*, and M.D. Moran . 2019. The threat of energy diversification to a bioregion: a landscape-level analysis of current and future impacts on the U.S. Chihuahuan Desert. Regional Environmental Change 19: 1949-1962.
Moran, M.D ., A. Monroe*, and L. Stallcup. 2019. A proposal for practical and effective biological corridors to connect protected areas in northwest Costa Rica. Nature Conservation 36: 113-137.
Howden, C.M.*, Stone, E.T.*, Nallur, V.*, McClung, M.R., and M.D. Moran . 2019. Impact of Bakken/Three Forks unconventional oil and gas development on important wildlife landscapes in North Dakota. Land Degradation and Development 30:524-532.
Murphy, S.*, Mitchell, V.*, Thurman, J.*, Davis, C.N.*, Bonumwezi, J.*, Katz, S.*, Penner, J.L., and M.D. Moran . 2018. Seed dispersal in Osage Orange (
) by squirrels (
spp.). American Midland Naturalist 180:312-317.
Nickel, Z.D.*, Varriano, S.*, Plemmons, E.*, and M.D. Moran . 2018 Ecosystem engineering by bison (
) wallowing increases arthropod community heterogeneity in space and time. Ecosphere 9:e02436.
McClung, M.R. and M.D. Moran . 2018. Understanding and mitigating the impacts of unconventional oil and gas on land-use and ecosystem services in the U.S. Current Opinion in Environmental Science and Health 3:19-26.
Davis, K.M.*, Nguyen, M.N.*, McClung, M.R., and M.D Moran . 2018. A comparison of the impacts of wind energy and unconventional gas development on land-use and ecosystem services: An example from the Anadarko Basin of Oklahoma, USA. Environmental Management 61:796-804
, S. K. Murphy
, and M.D. Moran . 2017. The role of the leaf-cutter ant (
) in structuring leaf-litter arthropod communities. Environmental Entomology 46:1264-1274.
Taylor, N.T.*, Davis, K.M.*, Abad, H.*, M. R. McClung, and M.D. Moran . 2017. Ecosystem services of the Big Bend region of the Chihuahuan Desert. Ecosystem Services 27:48-57.
Rebein, M.*, Davis, C. N.*, Abad, H.*, Stone, T.*, del Sol, J.*, Skinner, N.*, and M.D. Moran . 2017. Seed dispersal of
in the past and the present: Evidence for a generalist evolutionary strategy. Ecology and Evolution 7:4035-4043.
Moran, M.D ., Taylor, N. T.*, Mullins, T. B.*, and Sardar, S. S.*, and M. R. McClung. 2017. Land-use and Ecosystem Services Costs of Unconventional Oil and Gas in the U.S. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 15:237-242
Nickell, Z. D.* and M. D. Moran. 2017. Disease introduction by aboriginal humans in North America and the Pleistocene extinction. Journal of Ecological Anthropology 19:29-41.
Cox, A. B.*, Taylor, N. T.*, Rebein, M. A.*, Song, M.*, Moran M. D. , and M. R. McClung. 2017. Land use changes from unconventional gas development in public lands of the Fayetteville Shale. Natural Areas Journal 37: 233-239
Davis, C. N.* and M. D. Moran . 2016. An argument supporting de-extinction and a call for field research. Frontiers of Biogeography. 8:e28431.
Moran, M. D. , A. B. Cox*, R. L. Wells*, C. C. Benichou*, and M. R. McClung. 2015. Habitat loss and modification due to gas development in the Fayetteville Shale. Environmental Management 55:1276-1284.
Boone, M. J.*, C. N. Davis*, L. Klasek*, J. del Sol*, K. Roehm*, and M. D. Moran . 2015. A test of Pleistocene mammal seed dispersal in anachronistic fruits using extant ecological and physiological analogs. Southeastern Naturalist 14:22-32.
Moran, M.D . 2014. Bison grazing increases arthropod abundance and diversity in a tallgrass prairie. Environmental Entomology 43:1174-1184
Penner, J. L., K. Zalocusky*, L. Holifield*, J. Abernathy*, B. McGuff*, S. Schichtl*, W. Weaver*, and M. D. Moran . 2013. Are high pilferage rates an artifact of experimental design? The effects of food provisioning on foraging behaviour. Southeastern Naturalist
Roehm, K.* and M.D. Moran. 2013. Is the Coyote (
) a potential seed disperser for the American Persimmon (
)? American Midland Naturalist 169:414-419.
Moran, M. D. 2010. Predation by a Lava Heron (
Butorides striata sundevalli
) on a Small Ground Finch (
) in the Galapagos Islands. Waterbirds. 33:258-259.
Lloyd, A*., K. Pratt*, E. Siebrasse*, M. D. Moran , and A. A. Duina. 2009. Uncoupling of the patterns of chromatin association of different transcription elongation factors by a histone H3 mutant in yeast. Eukaryotic Cell 8:257-260.
Boyer, A. G.*, R. E. Swearingen*, M. A. Blaha*, C. T. Fortson*, S. K. Gremillion*, K. A. Osborn*, and M. D. Moran . 2003. Seasonal variation in top-down and bottom-up processes in a grassland community. Oecologia. 136:309-316.
Moran, M. D. 2003. Arguments for rejecting the sequential Bonferroni in ecological studies. Oikos 100: 403-405
Skelton, L.*, A. Polk*, B. C. Fitzgerald*, and M. D. Moran . 2002. Fire effects on three trophic levels in a central Arkansas grassland. Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Sciences. 56:162-168.
Moran, M. D. and C. D. Baldridge.* 2002. New records for the Diana Fritillary,
, (Nymphalidae) with notes on nectar plant and habitat preference. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society. 56:162-165.
Moran, M. D. and A. R. Scheidler.* 2002. Effects of nutrients and predators on an old-field food chain: interactions of top-down and bottom-up processes. Oikos 98:116-124
Fagan, W. F., M. D. Moran , J. J. Rango, and L. E. Hurd. 2002. Community impacts of praying mantids: a meta-analysis of the influences of species identity and experimental design. Ecological Entomology 27: 285-295
Baldridge, C. D.* and M. D. Moran. 2001. Behavioral means of coexisting in old fields by heterospecific arthropod predators. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 103:81-88.
Rooney, T.P., M. D. Moran , and C Antolik*. 2000 The impact of salamander predation on Collembola abundance. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102: 308-312.
Harris, S. J*, and M. D. Moran. 2000. Life history and population characteristics of the Carolina Mantid,
Saussure (Mantodea: Mantidae). Environmental Entomology 29:64-68.
Moran, M. D. and L. E. Hurd. 1998. A trophic cascade in a diverse arthropod community caused by a generalist arthropod predator. Oecologia 113:126-133.
Moran, M. D. and L. E. Hurd. 1997. Relieving food limitation reduces survivorship of a generalist predator. Ecology 78:1266-1270.
Jones, T. H., M. D. Moran , and L. E. Hurd. 1997. Cuticular extracts of five common mantids (Mantodea: Mantidae) of the Eastern United States. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 116B:419-422.
Moran, M. D. , T. P. Rooney, and L. E. Hurd. 1996. Top down cascade from a bitrophic predator in an old-field community. Ecology 77:2219-2227.
Moran, M. D. 1995. Intraguild predation between sympatric species of mantids (Mantodea: Mantidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 97:634-638.
Hurd, L. E., R. E. Eisenberg, M. D. Moran , T. P. Rooney, W. J. Gangloff, and V. M. Case.1995. Time, temperature, and food as determinants of population persistence in a temperate univoltine insect. Environmental Entomology 24:348-353.
Moran, M. D. and L. E. Hurd. 1994. Short-term responses to elevated predator densities: noncompetitive intraguild interactions and behavior. Oecologia 98:269-273.
Moran, M. D. and L. E. Hurd. 1994. Environmentally determined male-biased sex ratio in a praying mantid. American Midland Naturalist 123:205-208.