This collection contains publications generated by work that was done at the Oak Lake Field Station.
Publications from 2021
Examining the Utility of DNA Barcodes for the Identification of Tallgrass Prairie Flora, Sarah A. Herzog and Maribeth Latvis
ETDS from 2020
Publications from 2018
Coniophora Graminicola Nijveldt (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), a European Gall Midge Newly Discovered in North America, J.Manuel Perilla Lopez and P. J. Johnson
Aphid-Parasitoid (Insecta) Diversity and Trophic Interactions in South Dakota, Abigail P. Martens
Publications from 2017
Fates of Ovules in Groundplum Milk-Vetch (Astragalus crassicarpus Nutt.) in South Dakota, Arvid A. Boe and Paul J. Johnson
Examination of the Potential of Terrestrial Laser Scanning and Structure-from-Motion Photogrammetry for Rapid Nondestructive Field Measurement of Grass Biomass, Sam D. Cooper, David P. Roy, Crystal B. Schaaf, and Ian Paynter
Comparing Spider (ARANEAE) Diversity in Remnant VS Restored Tallgrass Prairie in Eastern South Dakota, A. VanTassel, L. B. Patrick, and P. Johnson
Publications from 2015
Livestock Development in South Dakota, Alvaro Garcia, Joseph Darrington, Erin Cortus, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., Bob Thaler, Evert Van der Sluis, Gary L. Taylor, and Chris Hay
A New Species of Stenodiplosis (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) on Spartina Grasses (Poaceae) with Notes on its Biology and its Parasitoid Tetrastichus Bromi (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), J. Manuel Perilla Lopez, Paul J. Johnson, Raymond J. Gagne, and Arvid A. Boe
Persistence Wins: Long-Term Agricultural Conservation Outreach Pays Off, Alexander Smart, David Clay, Ronald Stover, M. Rezwanul Parvez, Kurtis D. Reitsma, Larry Janssen, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., Suzette R. Burckhard, and Eric M. Mousel
Publications from 2013
Effects of Climate Change on Phenology of Blackbirds and Orioles (Icterids) in Eastern South Dakota, Kelsey Bedford, Nicole Burkard, Brandi Crider, Emma Barnett, and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Relationships Between Net Primary Production, Water Transparency, Chlorophyll A, and Total Phosphorus in Oak Lake, Brookings County, South Dakota, Lyntausha Kuehl and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Belowground Bud Bank of Smooth Brome in Response to Mowing Treatments, Taylor Ranum, Lan Xu, Arvid A. Boe, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., and Haiming Kan
The Switchgrass Gall Midge (Chilophaga virgati Gagné) in the Northern Great Plains, Veronica Calles Torrez
Publications from 2011
Optimal Timing of Prescribed Burns Based on Smooth Brome Development, Emily E. Johnson and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Growing Season Productivity and Trophic Classification of Oak Lake, Brookings County, South Dakota, Lyntausha Kuehl and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Estimates of Diel Productivity from an Intermittently Exposed Prairie Pothole Basin, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Detecting Channel Riparian Vegetation Response to BMP Implementation in Western South Dakota Ephemeral Streams Using Spot Imagery, Kendall Vande Kamp, Matthew Rigge, Alexander Smart, Bruce Wiley, and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Hydroperiod of Intermittent Headwater Streams in the Northern Glaciated Plains, Ross Vander Vorste, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., and Eric Rasmussen
Publications from 2009
Mentum Deformation of Chironomidae Subfamilies, Funtional Feeding, Guilds, and Habitat Guilds within the Cheyenne River Basin, South Dakota, Andrew Kopp and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Patterns of Occurrence from Spring Bird Counts at Oak Lake Field Station, Brookings County, South Dakota, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., Jennifer D. Maag, and Gary E. Larson
Range Management and Soil Seed Bank: New Perspective, Lan Xu, Brent E. Turnipseed, Roger N. Gates, Patricia Johnson, and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Publications from 2008
Macroinvertebrate Communities and Their Responses to Regional Sediment Loads in Two Habitat Type of Oak Lake, A Prairie Pothole in Eastern South Dakota, Kristopher G. Dozark and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Chironomidae (Diptera: Insectia) Genera Accumulation Curves for Streams of the Lower Cheyenne River Watershed, Andrew Kopp and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Presidential Address: The Need for Field Biologists in a Technophilic World, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Water Quality, Stream Habitat and Macroinvertebrates of Sage Creek, Badlands National Park, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr. and Jill D. Rust
Family-Level Community Structure of Insects Inhabiting Intermittent Streams within the Northern Glaciated Plains, Ross Vander Vorste, Eric Rasmussen, and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Publications from 2007
Location and Characteristics of Springs Contributing Water to the Oak Lake Basin, Brookings County, SD, Eric Dominiack and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Western Snowberry Response to Fire and Goat Browsing, Alexander Smart, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr., Kelly W. Burns, Jay A. Daniel, and Jeff E. Held
Macroinvertebrates in the Littoral of a Prairie Pothole, Oak Lake, Brookings, SD, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr. and Kristopher Dozark
Publications from 2006
Descriptive Analysis of Aquatic Intertebrate Communities in Wadeable and Non-Wadeable Streams of the Northern Great Plains Network, Jill Rust and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Vital Signs Monitoring in Our Parks: What to Measure?, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr. and Jill Rust
Publications from 2005
Spider Biodiversity at Oak Lake Field Station, Brookings County, South Dakota, Katherine E. Okins and Paul J. Johnson
Description of Aquatic Systems in National Parks of the Great Plains Network, Jill Rust and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Descriptive Characters of a Red-Bellied Snake Population at Oak Lake Field Station, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr. and Regina D. Cahoe
Publications from 2004
Habitat Use and Population Biology of the Northern Redbelly Snake at Oaklake Field Station, SD, Regina D. Cahoe and Nels H. Troelstrup
Attempts to Locate Culex Tarsalis Larvae In Traditional Mosquito - Breeding Habitats from Brookings County, South Dakota, M. L. Hart and M. B. Hildreth
Oak Lake Field Station as a Model for Ethanobotanical Research in the Prairie Pothole Region of South Dakota, Gretchen McClintock-Ames and R. Neil Reese
Publications from 2003
Mosquito Populations from Eastern South Dakota During 2001 and 2002, M. B. Hildreth, J. Nolz, K. Zirpel, and S. L. Koth
Insect-Habitat Relationships in Intermittent Streams of Eastern South Dakota, Paul B. Lorenzen and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Aquative Invertebrate Communities and Biomonitoring: The Importance of Taxonomic Resolution, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Publications from 2002
Long-term Plankton and Nutrient Changes in Prairie Lakes, Lois Haertel
Publications from 2001
Effects of Un-Ionized Ammonia on Hydropsyche Morosa Hagen Larava Net and Retreat Construction, Althea Caraway and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Water Quality and Benthic Invertebrates Within a Prairie Pothole Lake Basin, Kelly Connelly and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Nutrient Loadings and Phytoplankton Dymanics Within a Power Plant Cooling Pond, Amy L. Gronke and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Morphological Examination of Prairie Turnip (Psoralea Esculenta Pursh) Root, Edward Kraft and R. Neil Reese
Optimal Macroinvertebrate Metrics for the Assessment of a Northern Prairie Stream, A. M. Larson and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Publications from 2000
Water Quality of Phytoplankton Dynamics of the Ottertail Poer Plant Cooling Pond, Milbank, SD, Amy L. Gronke and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Characterizaiton of a Rural Stream to Define Critical Reaches Influenced by Non-Point Source Pollution, A. M. Larson and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Native Plants of the Northern Great Plains: Ethylene Induction of Asteraceae Seed Germination, April Stahnke and R. Neil Reese
Publications from 1999
Characterization of Lake Littoral Zone Habitats and Invertebrate Communities in Northern Glaciated Plains and Northwestern Glaciated Plains Ecoregions, Corey W. Braskamp and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Characterization of Water Quality and Phytoplankton Dynamics in the Cooling Pond of the Ottertail Power Plant, Milbank, SD, Amy L. Gronke and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Publications from 1998
Birds of the Oak Lake Field Station, Kristel K. Bakker and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Patterns in Avian Community Structure and Non-Point Source Disturbance Potential Along the Land-Water Interface of a Prairie Pothole Lake, Kristel K. Bakker and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Transport of Nutrients and Phytoplankton into Two Glacial Prairie Lakes, Lois Haertel and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Ornamental Traits in Hyalella Azteca as Indicators of Water Quality: Implications for Biological Monitoring, Eric A. Miller and Nels H. Troelstrup Jr.
Utilization of Hands-On Activities in the Science of Classroom: An Assessment of Student Performance, Nels H. Troelstrup Jr. and Dennis Clark
Publications from 1997
Allelopathy in Echinacea Angustifoloia D.C. Roots, Peter A. Jauert and R. Neil Reese
A Characterization of Water Chemistry and Plankton from Four Prairie Lakes, Theodore B. McMillan and Lois Haertel
Publications from 1996
A Biological Assessment of Landscape Disturbance Potential on the Littoral Zone Benthos of a Prairie Pothole Lake, John L. Foley and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.
Fusarium Oxysporum Infection of Cultivated Coneflowers (Echninacea Angustifolia, K. Peichowski, S. Rizvi, and R. Neil Reese
Publications from 1993
Research in Artificial Streams: Applications, Uses, and Abuses, Gary Lambert and Alan D. Steinman
Publications from 1985
A Listing of Algal Taxa Collected from South Dakota Wetlands, James Kritlow and Lois Haertel
Publications from 1982
Effect of Winterkill on the Water Quality of Prairie Lakes, Lois Haertel and Darryl Jongsma