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Publications, January 1-December 31, 2002

BIRD, D.M. (Coleman, J.L., Bird, D.M. and Jacobs, E.A.) 2002. Nest habitat use and productivity of sharp-shinned hawks nesting in an urban area. Wilson Bulletin 114:467-473.

--(Harnal, V.K., Wildt, D.E., Bird, D.M., Montfort, S.L. and Ballou, J.D.) 2002. Computer simulations to determine the efficacy of different genome resource banking strategies for maintaining genetic diversity. Cryobiology 44:122-131.

--(Bisson, I.A., Ferrer, M. and Bird, D.M.) 2002. Factors influencing nest site selection by Spanish imperial eagles. Journal of Field Ornithology 73:298-302.

--(Anderson, S.J., Bird, D.M. and Hagen, M.D.) 2002. Semen characteristics of the quaker parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus). Zoo Biology 21:507-512.

--(Smallwood, J.A. and Bird, D.M.) 2002. American kestrel (Falco sparverius). In A. Poole and F. Gill, eds. The Birds of North America, No. 602. Academy of Natural Sciences, Washington, DC and The American Ornithologists' Union, 32 pp.

BOUCHER, S. 2002. Revision of the Nearctic species of Cerodontha (Cerodontha) Rondani (Diptera: Agromyzidae). The Canadian Entomologist 134:577-603.

--(Boucher, S. and Wheeler, T.A.) 2002. Going Vegetarian: Plant and fungus feeding. Biodiversity 3(4):15-16.

--see Wheeler, T.A.

BUDDLE, C.M. (Work, T.T., Buddle, C.M., Korinus, L.M. and Spence, J.R.) 2002. Pitfall trap size and capture of three taxa of litter-dwelling arthropods and implications for biodiversity studies. Environmental Entomology 31:438-448.

--2002. Interactions among young stages of the wolf spiders Pardosa moesta and P. mackenziana (Araneae, Lycosidae). Oikos 96:130-136.

COTE, B. (Boucher, P. and Côté, B.) 2002. Characterizing base cation immobilization in the stem of six hardwoods of eastern Canada. Ann. For. Res. 59:397-407.

--(Côté, B., Fyles, J.W. and Djalilvand, H.) 2002. Increasing N and P resorption efficiency and proficiency in northern deciduous hardwoods with decreasing foliar N and P concentrations. Ann. For. Res. 59:275-281.

--(Bélanger, N., Côté, B., Courchesne, F., Fyles, J.W., Warfvinge, P. and Hendershot, W.H.) 2002. Simulation of soil chemistry and nutrient availability in a forested ecosystem of southern Quebec. Part I. Reconstruction of the time-series files of nutrient cycling using the MAKEDEP model. Environmental Modelling and Software 17:427-445.

--(Bélanger, N., Courchesne, F., Côté, B., Fyles, J.W., Warfvinge, P. and Hendershot, W.H.) 2002. Simulation of soil chemistry and nutrient availability in a forested ecosystem of southern Quebec. Part II. Application of the SAFE model. Environmental Modelling and Software 17:447-465.

DRISCOLL, B.T. (Zhang, H., Charles, T.C., Driscoll, B.T., Prithiviraj, B. and Smith D.L.) 2002. Low temperature-tolerant Bradyrhizobium japonicum strains allowing improved soybean yield in short season areas. Agron. J. 94:870-875.

--(Zhang, H., D'Aoust, F., Charles T.C., Driscoll, B.T., Prithiviraj, B. and Smith D.L.) 2002. Bradyrhizobium japonicum mutants allowing improved nodulation and nitrogen fixation of field-grown soybean in a short season area. J. Agric. Sci. 138:293-300.

--(Zhang, H., D'Aoust, F., Charles T.C., Driscoll, B.T., Prithiviraj, B. and Smith D.L.) 2002. Bradyrhizobium japonicum mutants allowing improved soybean yield in short season areas with cool spring soil temperatures. Crop Sci. 42:1186-1190.

--(Zhang, H., Prithiviraj, B., Souleimanov, A., D'Aoust, F, Charles T.C., Driscoll, B.T., and Smith D.L.) 2002. The effect of temperature and genistin concentration on lipo-chitooligosaccharide (LCO) production by wild-type and mutant strains of Dradyrhizobium japonicum. Soil Biol. Biochem. 34:1175-1180.

--(Trosok, S.P., Juck, D.F., Luong, J.H.T., and Driscoll, B.T.) 2002. Characterization of two novel yeast strains used in mediated BOD biosensors for wastewater analysis. Can. J. Microb. 48:418-426.

--(Bai, Y., D'Aoust, F., Smith, D.L., and Driscoll, B.T.) 2002. Isolation of plant-growth promoting Bacillus strains from soybean root nodules. Can. J. Microb. 48:230-238.

DUNPHY, G.B., Niven, D.F. and Chadwick, J.S. 2002. Iron contributes to the antibacterial functions of the haemolymph of Galleria mellonella. J. Insect Physiol. 48:903-914.

--(Zakarian, R.J., Dunphy, G.B., Albert, P.J. and Rau, M.E.) 2002. Apolipophorin-III affects the activity of the haemocytes of Galleria mellonella larvae. Journal of Insect Physiology 48:715-723.

--(Zakarian, R.J., Dunphy, G.B. and Quiot, J.-M.) 2002. Growth of an ovarian cell line of Galleria mellonella and its response to immune-inducing factors. In Vitro-Cell Dev. Biol-Animal 38:572-581.

FYLES, J. (Yamasaki, S., Fyles, J.W. and Titus, B.) 2002. Interactions among Kalmia angustifolia, soil characteristics and the growth and nutrition of black spruce seedlings in two boreal Newfoundland plantations of contrasting fertility. Can. J. For. Res. 32:2215-2224.

--see Côté, B.

HENDERSHOT, W.H. (Ge, Y., Murray, P., Sauvé, S. and Hendershot, W.) 2002. Low metal bioavailability in a contaminated urban site. Environ. Tox. Chem. 21:954-961.

--(Kennette, D., Hendershot, W.H., Tomlin, A. and Sauvé, S.) 2002. Uptake of trace metals by the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris L. in urban contaminated soils. Appl. Soil Ecol. 19:191-198.

--see Côté, B.

HUMPHRIES, M.M., Thomas, D.W. and Speakman, J.R. 2002. Climate-mediated energetic constraints on the distribution of hibernating bats. Nature 418:313-316.

--(Humphries, M.M., Thomas, D.W., Hall, C.L., Speakman, J.R. and Kramer, D.L.) 2002. The energetics of autumn mast hoarding in eastern chipmunks. Oecologia 133:30-37.

MEHUYS, G. (Burgess, M.S., Mehuys G.R. and Madramootoo C.A.) 2002. Decomposition of grain-corn residues (Zea mays L.): A litterbag study under three tillage systems. Can. J. Soil Sci. 82:127-138.

--(Burgess, M.S., Mehuys, G.R. and Madramootoo, C.A.) 2002. Nitrogen dynamics of decomposing corn residue components under three tillage systems. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 66:1350-1358.

--(Nakkami, D., Elektorowicz M., and Mehuys, G.R.) 2002. Optimizing the management of soil erosion. Water Qual. Res. J. Can. 37:577-586.

NIVEN,D.F. (Ekins, A., and Niven, D.F.) 2002. Identification of fur and fldA homologs and a Pasteurella multocida tbpA homolog in Histophilus ovis and the effects of iron availability on their transcription. J. Bacteriol. 184:2539-2542.

--see Dunphy, G.B.

RAU, M.E. (Nguyen, D., Dutilleul, P. and Rau, M.E.) 2002. Impact of nutrition and exposure to the parasite Plagiorchis elegans (Trematoda: Plagiorchiidae) on the development of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae): analysis by time-dependent transition probabilities. Environmental Entomology 31:54-64.

--see Dunphy, G.B.

STRACHAN, I.B., Pattey, E. and Boisvert, J.B.) 2002. Impact of nitrogen and environmental conditions on corn as detected by hyperspectral reflectance. Remote Sensing of Environment 80(2):213-224.

--(Strachan, I.B. and McCaughey, J.H.) 2002. Stomatal conductance of P. trichocarpa in Southern Iceland in relation to environmental variables. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 17(1):7-14.

--(Pattey, E., Strachan, I.B., Desjardins, R.L., and Massheder, J.) 2002. Measuring nighttime CO2 flux over terrestrial ecosystems using eddy covariance and nocturnal boundary layer methods. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 113(1-4):145-153.

--(Haboudane, D., Miller, J.R., Pattey, E., Strachan, I.B., and Zarco-Tejada, P.J.) 2002. Effects of chlorophyll concentration on green LAI prediction in crop canopies: Modelling and assessment. Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing. September 16-20, 2002, Auditori de Torrent, Spain, pp.891-899.

TITMAN, R.D. (Jung, T.S., Thompson, I.D., Hickey, M.B.C. and Titman, R.D.) 2002. Apparent capture myopathy in hoary bats, Lasiurus cinereus: a cautionary note. Canadian Field-Naturalist 116(1):136-137.

--(Drilling, N.E., Titman, R.D. and McKinney, F.) 2002. Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) In The Birds of North America, No. 658 (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds), The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 44 pp.

WHALEN, J.K., Chang, C. and Clayton, G.W. 2002. Cattle manure and lime amendments to improve crop production of acidic soils in Northern Alberta. Canadian Journal of Soil Science 82:227-238.

--(Whalen, J.K. and Chang, C.) 2002. Phosphorus sorption capacities of calcareous soils receiving cattle manure applications for 25 years. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 33:1011-1026.

--(Whalen, J.K. and Chang, C.) 2002. Macroaggregate characteristics in cultivated soils after 25 annual manure applications. Soil Science Society of America Journal 66:1637-1647.

--(Yang, C-.C., Prasher, S.O., Whalen, J.K. and Goel, P.K.) 2002. Use of hyperspectral imagery for identification of different fertilization methods with decision tree technology. Biosystems Engineering 83:291-298.

--2002. Calcium co-amendments modify extractable ortho-phosphate levels in fresh and composted cattle manure. Water Air and Soil Pollution 141:105-124.

--(Whalen, J.K. and Janzen, H.H.) 2002. Labelling earthworms uniformly with 13C and 15N: implications for monitoring nutrient fluxes. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 34:1913-1918.

WHEELER, T.A. and Boucher, S. 2002. Comment on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Chlorops meigenii Loew, 1866 (Insecta: Diptera). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 59(3):54-55.

--(Beaulieu, F., and Wheeler, T.A.) 2002. Insects (Diptera, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera) reared from wetland monocots (Cyperaceae, Poaceae, Typhaceae) in southern Quebec. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 104:300-308.

--(Brooks, S.E. and Wheeler, T.A.) 2002. Revision of the Neotropical genus Syntomoneurum Becker (Diptera: Dolichopodidae). Insect Systematics and Evolution 33: 311-324.

--(Brooks, S.E., Wheeler, T.A. and Evenhuis, N.L.) 2002. Pelastoneurus Loew, 1861 (Insecta, Diptera): proposed conservation. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 59:196-197.

--(Forrest, J., and Wheeler, T.A.) 2002. Asteiidae (Diptera) of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. Studia Dipterologica 9:307-317.

--(Wheeler, T.A., and Forrest, J.) 2002. A new species of Elachiptera Macquart from the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, and the taxonomic status of Ceratobarys Coquillett (Diptera: Chloropidae). Zootaxa 98:1-9.

--(Wheeler, T.A., and Varady-Szabo, H.) 2002. Establishment of Urophora quadrifasciata (Diptera: Tephritidae), an introduced seedhead gall fly of knapweed, in eastern Canada. Entomological News 113:323-325.

--see Boucher, S.

WHYTE, L.G., Smits, T., Labbé, D., Witholt, B., Greer, C.W., and J. van Beilen. 2002. Gene cloning and characterization of multiple Alkane Hydroxylases in Rhodococcus spp. strains Q15 and 16531. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68:5933-5942.

--(van Beilen, J.B., Smits T.H.M, Whyte, L.G., Schorcht, S., Röthlisberger, M., Plaggemeier, T., Engesser, K-H., and Witholt, B.) 2002. Alkane hydroxylase homologues in gram-positive strains. Environmental Microbiol. 4:676-682.

--(Whyte, L.G., Schultz, A., van Beilen, J.B., Luz, A.P., Pellizari, D., Labbé, D., and Greer, C.W.) 2002. Prevalence of alkane monooxygenase genes in Arctic and Antarctic hydrocarbon-contaminated and pristine soils. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 41:141-150.