Publications


Townsend's Solitaire (<em>Myadestes townsendi</em>) nestlings in conifer removal plot at Mount Haggin Wildlife Management Area, Montana.

Townsend’s Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi) nestlings in conifer removal plot at Mount Haggin Wildlife Management Area, Montana.

LaManna, J. A., S. A. Mangan, A. Alonso, N. A. Bourg, W. Y. Brockelman, S. Bunyavejchewin, L. Chang, J. Chiang, G. B. Chuyong, K. Clay, R. Condit, S. Cordell, S. J. Davies, T. J. Furniss, C. P. Giardina, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, F. He, R. W. Howe, S. P. Hubbell, C. Hsieh, F. M. Inman-Narahari, D. Janík, D. J. Johnson, D. Kenfack, L. Korte, K. Král, A. J. Larson, J. A. Lutz, S. M. McMahon, W. J. McShea, H. R. Memiaghe, A. Nathalang, V. Novotny, P. S. Ong, D. A. Orwig, R. Ostertag, G. G. Parker, R. P. Phillips, L. Sack, I. Sun, J. S. Tello, D. W. Thomas, B. L. Turner, D. M. Vela Díaz, T. Vrška, G. D. Weiblen, A. Wolf, S. Yap, and J. A. Myers. 2017. Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale. Science 356:1389–1392.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., R. T. Belote, L. A. Burkle, C. Catano, & J. A. Myers. 2017. Negative density dependence mediates biodiversity-productivity relationships across scales. Nature Ecology & Evolution 1:1107–1115.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., & T. E. Martin. 2017. Logging impacts on avian species richness and composition differ across latitudes and foraging and breeding habitat preferences. Biological Reviews 92:1657–1674.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., & T. E. Martin.  2017. Seasonal fecundity and costs to λ are more strongly affected by direct than indirect predation effects across species. Ecology 98:1829–1838.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., M. L. Walton, B. L. Turner, & J. A. Myers. 2016. Negative density dependence is stronger in resource-rich environments and diversifies communities when stronger for common but not rare species. Ecology Letters 19:657–667.   Abstract  PDF


LaManna, J. A., & T. E. Martin. 2016. Costs of fear: behavioral and life-history responses to risk and their demographic consequences vary across species. Ecology Letters 19:403–413.   Abstract   PDF


Myers, J. A., & J. A. LaManna. 2016. The promise and pitfalls of beta diversity in ecology and conservation. Journal of Vegetation Science 27:1081–1083.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., A. B. Hemenway, V. Boccadori, & T. E. Martin. 2015. Bird species turnover is related to changing predation risk along a vegetation gradient. Ecology 96:1670–1680.   Abstract   PDF


George*, T. L. R. Harrigan*, J. A. LaManna*, J. F. Saracco, D. F. DeSante, & T. Smith. 2015. Persistent impacts of West Nile Virus on North American bird populations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 112:14290–14294.

*Authors contributed equally   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., T. L. George, J. F. Saracco, M. P. Nott, & D. F. DeSante. 2012. El Niño-Southern Oscillation influences annual survival of a migratory songbird at a regional scale. The Auk: Ornithological Advances 129:734–743.   Abstract   PDF


Powers, B., M. D. Johnson, J. A. LaManna, & A. Rich. 2011. The influence of cattle grazing on pocket gophers in the central Sierra Nevada mountains, California: potential implications for great gray owls. Northwestern Naturalist 92:13–18.   Abstract   PDF


LaManna, J. A., J. Braddock-Wilking, S. H. Lin, & B. J. Feldman. 1999. 13C NMR spectroscopy of amorphous hydrogenated carbon nitride. Solid State Communications 109:573–576.   Abstract   PDF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Selected Oral Presentations

LaManna, J. A., & T. E. Martin. Costs of fear: behavioral and life-history responses to risk and their demographic consequences vary across species. 6th North American Ornithological Conference (NAOC), Washington, DC, USA. August 18, 2016.

LaManna, J. A., M. L. Walton, B. L. Turner, & J. A. Myers. Negative density dependence is stronger in resource-rich environments and diversifies communities when stronger for common but not rare species. 101st meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. August 11, 2016.

LaManna, J. A. Natural enemies: Environmentally-mediated effects on community assembly, biodiversity, and the evolution of defensive traits. Evolution, Ecology and Plant Biology seminar series, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. February 25, 2016.

LaManna, J. A., T. L. George, R. Harrigan, J. F. Saracco, D. F. DeSante, & T. B. Smith. West Nile virus: The impact of an introduced disease on native populations. Washington University’s Science on Tap public seminar series, Kirkwood, Missouri, USA. February 24, 2016.

LaManna, J. A. Vegetation influences on species turnover and demography in avian communities. Seminar. Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. December 17, 2014.

LaManna, J. A. & T. E. Martin. Effects of conifer removal and aspen regeneration on avian communities. Annual meeting of Montana State Fish, Wildlife, & Parks wildlife biologists, Butte, Montana, USA. May 28, 2014.

LaManna, J. A., T. L. George, J. Saracco, P. Nott, & D. F. DeSante. Spring migration precipitation influences annual survival of migratory songbirds. 5th North American Ornithological Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. August 18, 2012.

LaManna, J. A., T. L. George, J. Saracco, P. Nott, & D. F. DeSante. Effects of global climate cycles on interannual survival of a migratory songbird. North American Conference of the American Ornithological Union, the Cooper Ornithological Society, and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists, San Diego, California, USA. February 8, 2010.

 

Selected Poster Presentations

LaManna, J. A. & T. E. Martin. Costs of fear: behavioral and life-history responses to risk and their demographic consequences vary across species. 2nd Predator-Prey Interactions Gordon Conference, Ventura, CA, USA. January, 2016.

LaManna, J. A., M. L. Walton, & J. A. Myers. Changes in the strength of negative density dependence across an environmental gradient and life-stages explain changes in diversity. Danforth Center & Missouri Botanical Gardens Symposium, St. Louis, MO, USA. October, 2015.

LaManna, J. A., M. L. Walton, & J. A. Myers. Changes in the strength of negative density dependence across an environmental gradient and life-stages explain changes in diversity. St. Louis Ecology and Evolution Conference, St. Louis, MO, USA. September, 2015.

LaManna, J. A. & T. E. Martin. Cost of fear: predation risk affects reproductive traits and success across species. 1st Predator-Prey Interactions Gordon Conference, Ventura, CA, USA. January, 2014.

LaManna, J. A., T. L. George, J. Saracco, P. Nott, & D. F. DeSante. 2010. El Niño-Southern Oscillation determines variation in annual survival of a migratory songbird. November 2010. Wildlife Society National Conference, Snowbird, UT, USA. October, 2010.