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Publications

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  • Murray, K.G., K. Winnett-Murray, J. Roberts*, K. Horjus*, W.A. Haber, W. Zuchowski, M. Kuhlmann* and T. M. Long-Robinson*. 2008. The roles of disperser behavior and physical Habitat structure in regeneration of post-agricultural fields. Pp. 192-215, in R. W. Myster (editor): Post-agricultural succession in the Neotropics. Springer, publ. 308 pp.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. and L. Hertel. 2007 Investigating the consequences of an invasive species to the ecological integrity of the community. Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching, Volume 28. (M.A. O'Donnell, Editor). Proceedings of the 26th Workshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE).
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 2007. Chapter 5: "Resurrecting the Lab Practical", in: R. Mezeske and B. Mezeske, eds.: Beyond Tests and Quizzes: Creative Assessments in College Classrooms. Anker Publishing, Joseey-Bass, Inc.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 2004. New on-line resource "TIEE"s together experiments, ecological issues, and pedagogical reform (website review). ABLE: Association for Biology Laboratory Education. (link)
  • Murray, K.G., K. Winnett-Murray and L. Hertel. 2005. Photosynthetic Strategies and their Consequences for Plant Community Structure. Pages 233-254, in Tested studies for laboratory teaching, Volume 26. (M.A. O’Donnell, Editor). Proceedings of the 26th Workshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), 452 pages.
  • Cronkite, D.L., L. Hertel, and K. Winnett-Murray. 2005. The Phylum Masquerade and Other Games. Pages 414-418, in Tested studies for laboratory teaching, Volume 26. (M.A. O'Donnell, Editor). Proceedings of the 26th Workshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), 452 pages.
  • Murray, K.G., K.Winnett-Murray, and the Ecological Society of America. 2004. The effect of Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) on the establishment of interspecific seedlings. Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology Volume 1. Experiments to Teach Ecology.
  • Murray, K.G., K. Winnett-Murray and L. Hertel. 2002. Species diversity, island biogeography and the design of nature reserves. Pages 125-143, in Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching. Vol. 23 (M.A. O'Donnell, Editor). Proceedings of the 23rd Workshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), 392 pp.
  • Lepczyk, C.A.*, K.G.Murray, K. Winnett-Murray, P. Bartell*, E. Geyer*, and T. Work*. Seasonal fruit preferences and digestive correlates in American Robins. Auk 117: 709 717.
  • Winnett-Murray, K., K.G. Murray, L. Hertel, and C.L. Barney. 2000. Energetic strategies in terrestrial vertebrates. Pp. 356-379 in Tested studies for laboratory teaching, Volume 21 (S.J. Karcher, ed.). Proceedings of the 21st Workshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE), 509 pages.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 2000. Choosiness and productivity of wrens in forests, fragments, and farms. pp. 208-210 In: Nadkarni, N.M. and N.T. Wheelwright (eds.). Monteverde: Ecology and Conservation of a Tropical Cloud Forest. Oxford University Press.
  • Winnett-Murray, K., A. Spaman*, and K. Joos*. 2000. The use of graphing calculators in ecology-based general education courses. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 81: 135-137.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 2000. Stock up on Diversity - A Schoolyard Inventory. Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. May/June 2000: 9-11. National Science Teacher's Assoc., Arlington, VA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1999. Timekeepers, pp. 9-10 in: Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. January/February 1999. National Science Teacher's Association, Arlington, VA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1999. If I Lived to 200, pp. 10-11 in: Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. September/October 1999. National Science Teacher's Association, Arlington, VA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K., L. Hertel, and K.G. Murray. 1997. Herbivory and Anti-Herbivory. pp. 249 - 272 in: Glase, C. (ed.). Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching. Proceedings of the 18thWorkshop/Conference of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE).
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1997. Playing with Biodiversity (The Scientist's Bookshelf: Science Books for Young Readers). American Scientist 85: 554-555.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1997. Ecosystem in a Nutshell, pp. 13-15 in: Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. May/June 1997. National Science Teacher's Associaton, Arlington, VA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1996. Parachute or Plummet, pp. 14-15 in: Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. September/October 1996. National Science Teacher's Assoc., Arlington, VA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1996. Why Fly when You Can Jump?, pp. 16-17 in: Dragonfly Teacher's Companion. September/October 1996. National Science Teacher's Assoc., Arlington, VA.
  • Murray, K.G., S. Russell*, C.M. Picone*, K. Winnett-Murray, W. Sherwood*, and M.L. Kuhlmann*. 1994. Fruit laxatives and seed passage rates in frugivores: consequences for plant reproductive success. Ecology 75: 989-994.
  • Murray, K.G., K. Winnett-Murray, E.A. Cromie*, M. Minor*, and E. Meyers*. 1993. The influence of seed packaging and fruit color on feeding preferences of American Robins. Vegetatio 107/108: 217-226.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1992. Variation in the reproduction, behavior, and food supply of four neotropical wrens. III Congreso de Ornitologia Neotropical 3: 33-37.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1991. Veery. Pp. 350-351, in: Brewer, R., G.A. McPeek, and R.J. Adams, Jr. (eds.) The atlas of the breeding birds of Michigan. Michigan State University Press, Lansing, MI.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1991. Hermit Thrush. Pp. 354-355, in: Brewer, R., G.A. McPeek, and R.J. Adams, Jr. (eds.) The atlas of the breeding birds of Michigan. Michigan State University Press, Lansing, MI.
  • McDonald, D. and K. Winnett-Murray. 1989. First reported nest of the Black-breasted Wood-Quail (Odontophorus leucolaemus). Condor 91: 985-986.
  • Winnett-Murray, K., K.G. Murray and W.H. Busby. 1988. Two nests of the Azure-hooded Jay with notes on nest attendance. Wilson Bulletin 100: 134-135.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1986. Variation in the behavior and food supply of four neotropical wrens. Ph.D. Dissertation, the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 USA.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1985. First reported nest of the White-eared Ground-Sparrow (Melozone leucotis). Condor 87: 554.
  • Murray, K.G., K. Winnett-Murray, Z.A. Eppley, G.L. Hunt, Jr., and D.B. Schwartz. 1983. Breeding biology of the Xantus' Murrelet. Condor 85: 12-21.
  • Murray, K.G., K.A. Winnett-Murray and G.L. Hunt, Jr. 1980. Egg neglect in Xantus' Murrelet. Proc. Colonial Waterbird Group 3: 186-195.
  • Winnett-Murray, K. 1980. The influence of cover on offspring survival in Western Gulls. Proc. Colonial Waterbird Group 3: 33-43.
  • Winnett, K.A. and K.G. Murray. 1979. Southern race of Xantus' Murrelet breeding on Santa Barbara Island, California. Western Birds 10: 81-82.
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