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N. Krishnan, Assessing Field‐Scale Risks of Foliar Insecticide Applications to Monarch Butterfly (Danaus plexippus) Larvae, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 2020.
L. Ries and Debinski, D. M., Butterfly responses to habitat edges in the highly fragmented prairies of Central Iowa, J. Animal Ecology, vol. 70, pp. 840-852, 2001.
T. J. Grant, Krishnan, N., and Bradbury, S. P., Conservation risks and benefits of establishing monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) breeding habitat in close proximity to maize and soybean fields in the North Central U.S.: A landscape‐scale analysis of foliar insecticide impacts on non‐migratory.., Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 2021.
D. M. Debinski, Moranz, R. A., Delaney, J. T., Miller, J. R., Engle, D. M., Winkler, L. B., McGranahan, D. A., Barney, R. J., Trager, J. C., Stephenson, A. L., and Gillespie, M. K., A cross-taxonomic comparison of insect responses to grassland management and land-use legacies., Ecosphere, vol. 2, no. 12, 2011.
S. M. Hirsh, Mabry, C. M., Schulte, L. A., and Liebman, M. Z., Diversifying agricultural catchments by incorporating tallgrass prairie buffer strips., Ecological Restoration, vol. 31, pp. 201-211, 2013.
S. E. Lizotte-Hall, Effect of postemergence fomesafen application on common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) growth and utilization by monarchs (Danaus plexippus), Crop Protection, vol. 116, pp. 121-125, 2018.
K. E. Fisher, Employing Very High Frequency (VHF) Radio Telemetry to Recreate Monarch Butterfly Flight Paths, Environmental Entomology, 2020.
K. E. Fisher, Estimates of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) utilization by monarch larvae (Danaus plexippus) and the significance of larval movement, Journal of Insect Conservation, 2020.
T. G. Grant, Estimating arthropod survival probability from field counts: A case study with monarch butterflies., Ecosphere, 2020.
K. E. Fisher and Bradbury, S. P., Estimating perceptual range of female monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) to potted vegetative common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) and blooming nectar resources., Environmental Entomology, 2021.
O. R. Taylor, Jr., Pleasants, J. M., Grundel, R., Pecoraro, S. D., Lovett, J. P., and Ryan, A., Evaluating the Migration Mortality Hypothesis Using Monarch Tagging Data, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2020.PDF icon evaluating_migration_mortality_hypothesis.pdf (871.94 KB)
N. Krishnan, Hall, M. J., Hellmich, R. L., Coats, J. R., and Bradbury, S. P., Evaluating toxicity of Varroa mite (Varroa destructor)-active dsRNA to monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) larvae, PLOS ONE, 2021.
A. Janke, Tyndall, J. C., and Bradbury, S. P., Financial analysis of converting rural lawns to pollinator habitat in the U.S. Corn Belt, Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management, 2021.
K. Elizabeth Fisher and Dixon, P. M., Locating large insects using automated VHF radio telemetry with a multi-antennae array, Methods of Ecology and Evolution, 2020.PDF icon locating_large_insects_using_automated_vhf_radio_telemetry_with_a_multi-antennae_array_-_fisher_-_-_.pdf (138.34 KB)
K. Ozcan, Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) plant detection using mobile cameras, Ecosphere, 2020.
P. J.M. and K.S., O., Milkweed loss in agricultural fields because of herbicide use: effect on the monarch butterfly population, Insect Conservation and Diversity, vol. 6, pp. 135-144, 2013.
V. M. Pocius, Milkweed Matters: Monarch Butterfly (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Survival and Development on Nine Midwestern Milkweed Species, Environmental Entomology , 2017.PDF icon milkweed_matters_oxford_2017.pdf (319.68 KB)
V. M. Pocius, Monarch butterflies do not place all of their eggs in one basket: oviposition on nine Midwestern milkweed species, Ecosphere, vol. 9, no. 1, 2018.
V. M. Pocius, Monarch Butterflies Show Differential Utilization of Nine Midwestern Milkweed Species, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2018.
N. Krishnan, Zhang, Y., Aust, M. E., Hellmich, R. L., Coats, J. R., and Bradbury, S. P., Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) life cycle risks from foliar and seed-treatment insecticides, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 2021.
A. D. Kaul and Wisley, B. J., Monarch butterfly host plant (milkweed Asclepias spp.) abundance varies by habitat type across 98 prairies, Restoration Ecology, vol. 27, no. 6, 2019.PDF icon monarch_butterfly_host_plant_milkweed_asclepias_spp._abundance_varies_by_habitat_type_across_98_pr.pdf (175.25 KB)
M. L. Hladik, Neonicotinoid insecticide removal by prairie strips in row-cropped watersheds with historical seed coating use, 2017.
R. G. Hartzler and Buhler, D. D., Occurrence of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) in cropland and adjacent areas., Crop Protection, vol. 19, pp. 363-366, 2000.
M. J. Hall, Optimization of QuEChERS Method for Simultaneous Determination of Neonicotinoid Residues in Pollinator Forage, Molecules, 2020.
A. N. Mullins, Bradbury, S. P., Sappington, T. W., and Adelman, J. S., Oviposition Response of Monarch Butterfly (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) to Imidacloprid-Treated Milkweed, Environmental Entomology, 2021.
V. M. Pocius, Performance of early instar monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus L.) on nine milkweed species native to Iowa, Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society , vol. 71, no. 3, 2017.PDF icon lepi.71i3.a5.pdf (511.62 KB)
T. J. Grant, Predicting monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) movement and egg-laying with a spatially-explicit agent-based model: The role of monarch perceptual range and spatial memory, Ecological Modelling, vol. 374, 2018.
K. A. Gill, Cox, R., and O'Neal, M. E., Quality Over Quantity: Buffer Strips can be Improved with Select Native Plant Species., Environmental Entomology, vol. 43, no. 2, pp. 298-311, 2014.
R. G. Hartzler, Reduction in common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) occurrence in Iowa cropland from 1999 to 2009., Crop Production, vol. 29, pp. 1542-1544, 2010.
T. G. Grant, The role of modeling in monarch butterfly research and conservation, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 2019.
H. Asbjornsen, Hernandez-Santana, V., Liebman, M. Z., Bayala, J., Chen, J., Helmers, M. J., Ong, C. K., and Schulte, L. A., Targeting perennial vegetation in agricultural landscapes for enhancing ecosystem services., Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, vol. 29, pp. 101-125, 2012.
K. S. Oberhauser, Prysby, M. D., Mattila, H. R., Stanley-Horn, D. E., Sears, M. K., Dively, G., Olson, E., Pleasants, J. M., Lam, W. F., and Hellmich, R. L., Temporal and spatial overlap between monarch larvae and corn pollen, PNAS, vol. 98, pp. 11913-11918, 2001.
R. A. Moranz, Debinski, D. M., McGranahan, D. A., Engle, D. M., and Miller, J. R., Untangling the effects of fire, grazing, and land-use legacies on grassland butterfly communities., Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 2719-2746, 2012.
T. T. Heidel-Baker, O'Neal, M. E., Batzer, J. C., and Gleason, M. L., Attracting Beneficial Insects to Iowa Agricultural Crops through Floral Provisioning., Iowa State University, Ames, 2076, 2013.
B. J. Wilsey, Dominant Grass Effects on Diversity and Functioning of Restored Grassland, Iowa State University, Ames, 1428, 2003.
K. A. Yurkonis, Wilsey, B. J., and Moloney, K. A., The Effect of Plant Distribution on Diversity and Exotic Species Invasion in Prairie Restoration, Iowa State University, Ames, 493, 2008.
L. M. Martin and Wilsey, B. J., Improving Prairie Restorations, 131, 2011.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops and Timing of Planting: Effects on Weed Invasion and Prairie Establishment., 815, 2007.
L. M. Martin and Wilsey, B. J., Native Cover Crops and Timing of Planting: Three Years of Establishment, 292, 2010.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops: Effects on Weed Invasion and Prairie Establishment, Iowa State University, Ames, 1173, 2005.
B. J. Wilsey and Blong, A., Native Cover Crops: Germination and First-Season Cover and Biomass, Iowa State University, Ames, 1308, 2004.
B. J. Wilsey and Losure, D., Plant Species Effects on Diversity and Weed Invasion Resistance in Restored Grasslands, Iowa State University, Ames, 1174, 2005.
B. J. Wilsey and Losure, D., Plant Species Effects on Diversity and Weed Invasion Resistance in Restored Grasslands, Iowa State University, Ames, 1299, 2004.
B. J. Wilsey, Huang, Y., and Martin, L. M., Species Diversity is a Good Predictor of Prairie Plant Persistence in Restorations., 129, 2011.