Research Accomplishments

Earlier Publications

Ecological
         Insights

130 69th Street SE

Hazelton, ND 58544 

​Telephone : ​701-425-6456

rebecca.phillips@ecologicalinsights.org

Rebecca (Beckie) Lee Phillips, PhD

Peer-reviewed Scientific Journal Publications (2010-1999):

27.   Polley, H.W., W. Emmerich, J.A. Bradford, P. Sims, D.A. Johnson, ,N. Saliendra, T. Svejcar, R. Angell, A.B. Frank, R.L. Phillips, K. Snyder, and J.A. Morgan.  2010a. Global Change Biology 16: 990–1002, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.01966.x

 

28.   Polley, H.W., W. Emmerich, J.A. Bradford, P. Sims, D.A. Johnson, ,N. Saliendra, T. Svejcar, R. Angell, A.B. Frank, R.L. Phillips, K. Snyder, J.A. Morgan, J. Sanabria, P.C. Mielnick, and W.A. Dugas.  2010b. Rangeland Ecol. and Manage. 63: 176-186, doi: 10.2111/REM-D-09-00015.1.

29.   Phillips, R.L., and F. Podrebarac. 2009. Net fluxes of carbon dioxide, but not nitrous oxide or methane, are affected following agronomic-scale additions of urea to prairie and arable soils. Soil Biol Biochem 41:2011–2013.

30.   Phillips, R.L., D. Tanaka, D. Archer, and J.D. Hanson. 2009. Fertilizer application timing affects greenhouse gas fluxes over a growing season. J Environ Qual 38:1569–1579.

31.   Phillips, R.L., O. Beeri, E. Scholljegerdes, D. Bjergaard, and J. Hendrickson. 2009b. Integration of geospatial and cattle nutrition information to estimate paddock grazing capacity in Northern US prairie. Agr Syst 100:72–79.

32.   Phillips, R.L., and O. Beeri. 2008. Scaling-up knowledge of growing-season net ecosystem exchange for long-term assessment of North Dakota grasslands under the Conservation Reserve Program. Glob Change Biol 14:1008–1017.

33.   Polley, W., A.B. Frank, J. Sanabria, and R.L. Phillips. 2008. Interannual variability in carbon dioxide fluxes and flux-climate relationships on northern mixed-grass prairie. Glob Change Biol 14:1620–1632.

34.   Phillips, R.L., 2007. Denitrification in cropping systems at sub-zero soil temperatures. Agron Sustainable Environ 28: 87–93.

 

35.   Phillips, R.L., and O. Beeri. 2008. The role of hydropedologic vegetation zones in greenhouse gas emissions for agricultural wetland landscapes. Catena 72:386–394.

 

36.   Phillips, R.L. 2007. Organic agriculture and nitrous oxide emissions at sub-zero soil temperatures. J Environ Qual 36:23–30.

37.   Beeri, O., R.L. Phillips, J. Hendrickson, A.B. Frank, and S. Kronberg. 2007. Estimating forage quantity and quality using aerial hyperspectral imagery for northern mixed-grass prairie. Remote Sens Environ 110:216–225.

38.   Beeri, O., and R.L. Phillips. 2007. Tracking palustrine water seasonal and annual variability in agricultural wetland landscapes using Landsat from 1997 to 2005. Glob Change Biol 13:897–912.

39.   Phillips, R.L., O. Beeri, and M.A. Liebig. 2006. Landscape estimation of canopy carbon/nitrogen ratios under variable drought stress in Northern Great Plains rangelands. J Geophys Res-Biogeosci 111, G02015:1–10.

40.   Liebig, M.A., J.R. Gross, S.L. Kronberg, J.D. Hanson, A.B. Frank, and R.L. Phillips. 2006. Soil response to long-term grazing in the northern Great Plains of North America. Agri Ecosyst Environ 115:270–276.

41.   Phillips, R.L., O. Beeri, and E.S. DeKeyser. 2005. Remote wetland assessment for Missouri Coteau prairie glacial basins. Wetlands 25:335–349.

42.   Beeri, O., R.L. Phillips, M. Liebig, and P. Carson. 2005. Alternate satellite models for estimation of sugar beet residue nitrogen credit. Agr Ecosyst Environ 107:21–35.

43.   Phillips, R.L., D.R. Zak, W.E. Holmes, and D.C. White. 2002. Microbial community composition and function beneath temperate trees exposed to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide and ozone. Oecologia 131:236–244.

44.   Phillips, R.L., S.C. Whalen, and W.H. Schlesinger. 2001. Influence of atmospheric carbon dioxide enrichment on nitrous oxide flux in a temperature forest ecosystem. Global Biogeochem Cycles 15:741-752.

 

45.   Phillips, R.L., S.C. Whalen, and W.H. Schlesinger. 2001. Influence of atmospheric carbon dioxide enrichment on methane consumption in a temperate forest soil. Glob Change Biol 7:557–563.

 

46.   Phillips, R.L., S.C. Whalen, and W.H. Schlesinger. 2001. Response of  soil methanotrophic activity to carbon dioxide enrichment in a North Carolina coniferous forest. Soil Biol Biochem 33:793–800.

 

47.   Whalen, S.C., R.L. Phillips, and E. Fischer. 1999. Nitrous oxide emission from an agricultural field fertilized with liquid lagoonal swine effluent. Global Biogeochem Cycles 14:545–558.

48.   Phillips, R.L., M.J. Trlica, W.C. Leininger, and W.P. Clary. 1999. Cattle use affects forage quality in a montane riparian ecosystem. J Range Manage 52:283–289.