Genotype Richness in Native Bulrush as a Potential Driver of Ecosystem Multifunctionality in Wetland Restoration

Utah State University Water Initiative – Spring Runoff Conference Oral Presentation, June 6, 2016 Rachel Hager James Marty Kristin Hulvey Karin Kettenring Abstract One of the most critical goals in wetland restoration is to enhance or recover the multitude of... Continue Reading

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Functional Role of Bacteria from Invasive Phragmites australis in Promotion of Host Growth

M. A. Soares H-Y. Li K. P. Kowalski M. Bergen M. S. Torres J. F. White Microbial Ecology 72(2) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00248-016-0793-x | Published online June 3, 2016 Abstract We hypothesize that bacterial endophytes may enhance the competitiveness and... Continue Reading

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Diversity of fungal endophytes in non-native Phragmites australis in the Great Lakes

Keith Clay Zackery R. C. Shearin Kimberly A. Bourke Wesley A. Bickford Kurt P. Kowalski Biological Invasions 18(9) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-016-1137-y | Published online April 2016 Abstract Plant–microbial interactions may play a key role in plant... Continue Reading

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Evaluation of the functional roles of fungal endophytes of Phragmites australis from high saline and low saline habitats

Evaluation of the functional roles of fungal endophytes of Phragmites australis from high saline and low saline habitats

Marcos Antônio Soares, Hai-Yan Li, Kurt P. Kowalski, Marshall Bergen, Mónica S. Torres, James Francis White Biological Invasions 18(9), pp. 2703-2716 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-016-1137-y| Published online April 4, 2016 Abstract Plant–microbial interactions... Continue Reading

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Fungal endophytes from seeds of invasive, non-native Phragmites australis and their potential role in germination and seedling growth

Zackery R. C. Shearin Matthew Filipek Rushvi Desai Wesley A. Bickford Kurt P. Kowalski Keith Clay Plant and Soil (forthcoming issue) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-017-3241-x | Published online April 1, 2017 Abstract Background and aims We characterized fungal... Continue Reading

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