Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory

Other Publications

Theses and Dissertations

  1. Moore, J.C. 1986.  Micro-mesofauna dynamics and functions in dryland wheat-fallow agroecosystems.  Ph.D. dissertation, Department of Zoology and Entomology, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO 80523.
  2. Moore, J.C.  1996.  Influence of productivity and ecological efficiency on food chain length.  Plan B Masters Paper, Department of Statistics, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO  80523.
  3. Moore, J.C.  1981.  The effects of atrazine on non-target soil arthropods in no-till corn production.  Masters Thesis, Department of Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823.

 

Books

  1. Moore, J.C., and P.C. de Ruiter 2012.  Energetic Food Webs: An analysis of real and model ecosystems.  Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK 333 pages.
  2. de Ruiter, P.C., V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore.  2005.  Dynamic Food webs: Multispecies assemblages, ecosystem development and environmental change.  Academic Press, San Diego, CA. 590 pages.

 

Book Chapters

  1.  Moore, J.C.  Biodiversity, taxonomic verses functional. In: Encyclopedia of Biodiversity 2nd Edition.  S. Levin (ed.), Elsevier, Oxford (in press).
  2. Moore, J.C. and P.C. de Ruiter 2012.  Soil food webs in agricultural soils.  In: Microbial Ecology in Sustainable Agroecosystems. Cheeke, T., D.C. Coleman, and D. Wall (Eds.), Taylor and Francis, LLC (in press).
  3. Coleman, D.C., V. Gupta, and J.C. Moore 2012 Soil ecology and agroecosystem studies: A dynamic and diverse world. In: Microbial Ecology in Sustainable Agroecosystems. Cheeke, T., D.C. Coleman, and D. Wall (Eds.), Taylor and Francis, LLC (in press).
  4. Moore, J.C., and P.C. de Ruiter.  2012. Bottom-up Control.  In: Sourcebook in Theoretical Ecology, Hastings, A. and Gross, L.  (Eds.), University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA, pp. 108-112.
  5. P.C. de Ruiter, and J.C. Moore.  2012. Top-Down Control.  In: Sourcebook in Theoretical Ecology, Hastings, A. and Gross, L.  (Eds.), University of California Press, University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA, pp. 739-744.
  6. Moore, J.C., J. Sipes, A.A. Whittemore-Olson, H.W. Hunt, D.W. Wall, P.C. de Ruiter, and D.C. Coleman.  2008.  Trophic structure and nutrient dynamics of the belowground food web within the rhizosphere of the shortgrass steppe. In: The Shortgrass Steppe Ecosystem, Lauenroth, W., and I. Burke (Eds.), Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 248-269.
  7. Rahm, J., Naughton, and J. Moore 2008. What kinds of tools and resources are made available to students through effective guidance in a student-scientist partnership program. In: Bert van Oers, Ed Elbers, René van der Veer, and Wim Wardekker (Eds.), The transformation of learning: Advances in Cultural-Historical Activity Theory. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. 342-357.
  8. Debruyn, A.M.H., K.S. McCann, J.C. Moore, and D.R. Strong. 2007. An energetic framework for trophic control. In: From Energetics to Ecosystems for Trophic Control: The Dynamics and Structure of Ecological Systems. Rooney, N., K.S. McCann, D.L.G. Noakes (Eds.). Springer Press, Dordrecth, The Netherlands, pp. 65-85.
  9. Moore, J.C., K. McCann, and P.C. de Ruiter. 2007.  Soil rhizosphere food webs, their stability, and implications for soil processes in ecosystems, In:  The Rhizosphere: An Ecological Perspective. Z.G. Cardon and J.L. Whitbeck (eds), Elsevier Academic Press, San Diego, CA.  pp. 101-123.
  10. Moore, J.C., A. Kazachkov, A.G. Anders, and C. Willis. 2006. The danger of misrepresentations in science education. In: Informal Learning and Public Understanding of Physics. Proceedings of the 3rd International GIREP Seminar, 5-9 September 2005, G. Planinsic, and A. Mohoric (eds.), Ljubljana, Slovenia, pp. 399-404.
  11. Phillips, D.A., T.C. Fox, H. Ferris and J.C. Moore. 2006.  Increases in atmospheric [CO2] and the soil food web. In:  Managed Ecosystems and CO2 Case Studies, Processes and Perspectives. J. Nösberger, S. P. Long, R. J. Norby, M. Stitt, G.R. Hendrey and H. Blum (eds), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg. Chapter 23, (in press).
  12. Moore, J.C., R.T. Simpson, K.S. McCann, and P.C. de Ruiter. 2006.  Food web interactions and modeling.  In: Biodiversity in agricultural production systems.  G. Benckiser and S. Schnell (eds.).  Marcel Dekker, New York, pp. 385-398.
  13. Moore, J.C. 2005.  Variations in community architecture as stabilizing mechanisms of food webs: An Introduction to Section 1, In: Dynamic Food webs: Integration of patterns and dynamics. P.C. de Ruiter, V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore (eds.), Academic Press, San Diego, CA. pp. 24-26.
  14. McCann, K., M. Koen-Alonso, A. Hastings, and J.C. Moore. 2005. Tribute, In: Dynamic Food webs: Integration of patterns and dynamics. P.C. de Ruiter, V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore (eds.), Academic Press, San Diego, CA. pp. 24-26.
  15. de Ruiter, P.C., V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore. 2005.  Dynamic food webs, multispecies assemblages, ecosystem development, and environmental change. In: Dynamic Food webs: Integration of patterns and dynamics. P.C. de Ruiter, V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore (eds.), Academic Press, San Diego, CA., pp. 3-9.
  16. Sabo, J.L., B.E. Beisner, E.L. Berlow, K. Cuddington, A. Hastings, M. Keon-Alonso, G.D. Kokkoris, K. McCann, C. Melian, and J. Moore.  2005.  Population dynamics and food web structure–Predicting measurable food web properties with minimal detail and resolution.  In: Dynamic Food webs: Integration of patterns and dynamics. P.C. de Ruiter, V. Wolters, and J.C. Moore (eds.), Academic Press, San Diego, CA., pp. 437-450.
  17. de Ruiter, P.C., A. Neutel,  and J.C. Moore 2005.  The balance between productivity and food web structure, In: Biological diversity and function in soils, Usher, M.B., Hopkins, D.W., and R. Bardgett (eds.),  Cambridge University Press, UK, pp. 139-153.
  18. King, J.Y., D.G. Milchunas, A. R. Mosier, J. C. Moore, M. H. Quirk, J. A. Morgan, and J. R. Slusser. 2003. Initial impacts of altered UVB radiation on plant growth and decomposition in shortgrass steppe.  In: Proceedings of SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA., pp. 384-395.
  19. de Ruiter, P.C., B. Griffiths, and J.C. Moore 2002.  Biodiversity and Stability in Soil Ecosystems: Patterns, Processes and the Effects of Disturbance. In: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning: a current synthesis. M. Loreau, S. Naeem, and P. Inchausti (eds.).  Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. pp. 102-113.
  20. de Ruiter, P.C., J.C. Moore and  B. Griffiths 2001. Food webs: Interactions and Redundancy in Ecosystems In: Assessing responses to stress in complex ecological systems, D.J. Baird and G.A. Burton Jr. (eds.)  SETAC Pellston Workshop, September 1999.
  21. Moore, J.C. 2001.  Biodiversity, taxonomic verses functional. In: Encyclopedia of Biodiversity.  S. Levin (ed.), Vol. II Academic Press, pp. 205-215.
  22. Moore, J.C. and P.C. de Ruiter. 2000.  Invertebrates in detrital food webs along gradients of productivity. In: Invertebrates as Webmasters in Ecosystems. D.C. Coleman and P.F. Hendrix (eds.), CABI Publishing, Oxford, UK, pp. 161-184.
  23. Moore, J.C., and P.C. de Ruiter.  1997.  Compartmentalization of resource utilization within soil ecosystems. In: Multitrophic Interactions in Terrestrial Systems.  A. Gange and V. Brown (eds.), Blackwell Science, Oxford, pp. 375-393.
  24. Moore, J.C., and P.C. de Ruiter. 1997.  A food web approach to disturbance and ecosystem stability.  In: Ecological Risk Assessment of Contaminants in Soil.  N. van Straalen and H. Lokke (eds).  Chapman and Hall, London, pp. 157-171.
  25. de Ruiter, P.C., A. Neutel, and J.C. Moore.  1996.  Soil-food web interactions and their modeling.  In: Fauna and Soil Ecosystems: Recycling processes, nutrient fluxes, and agricultural production.  G. Benckiser (ed). Marcel Dekker, Inc.  New York.
  26. de Ruiter, P.C., A. Neutel, and J.C. Moore. 1995.  Energetics and stability in belowground food webs.  In: Food Webs: Integration of Patterns and Dynamics.  G.A. Polis and K.O. Winemiller (eds.), Chapman and Hall, New York, pp. 201-210.
  27. Moore, J.C., H.W. Hunt and E.T. Elliott.  1991.  Interactions between soil organisms and herbivores.  In: Multi-trophic Level Interactions Among Microorganisms, Plants and Insects.  P. Barbosa, V. Kirschik and C. Jones (eds.), John Wiley and Sons, New York, pp. 105-140.
  28. Elliott, E.T., H.W. Hunt, D.E. Walter, and J.C. Moore. 1986.  Microcosms, mesocosms and ecosystems:  Linking the laboratory to the field.  In: Proceedings of the IV International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, Yugoslavia.  pp. 472-480.
  29. Snider, R.J., J.C. Moore, and J. Subaja. 1985.  Effects of paraquat and atrazine on non-target soil arthropods.  In: A systems Approach to Conservation Tillage, Chapter 14.  Symposium, Gull Lake, Michigan, 1984, pp. 146-153. 

 

Letters

  1. Ojima, D.S., D.H. Wall, J. Moore, K. Galvin, N.T. Hobbs, H.W. Hunt, K. Paustian, D. Swift, R.B. Boone, R.T. Conant, J. Klein, L. Christensen, M. Sankaran, J. Ratnam, E. Ayers, H. Stelzer, B. Simmons, C. Williams.  2006.  Don’t sell science short.  Science 312:1470

 

Book Reviews

  1.  Moore, J.C.  1993.  Review of:  DeAngelis, D.L. 1992.  Dynamics of Nutrient Cycling and Food Webs, Chapman and Hall, London, 270 pp., Ecology 74:966-967.