John L Sabo

Summary

Affiliation: Arizona State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dams in the Cadillac Desert: downstream effects in a geomorphic context
    John L Sabo
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1249:227-46. 2012
  2. pmc Reclaiming freshwater sustainability in the Cadillac Desert
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, PO Box 874501, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21263-70. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The role of discharge variation in scaling of drainage area and food chain length in rivers
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Post Office Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Science 330:965-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Hot rocks or no hot rocks: overnight retreat availability and selection by a diurnal lizard
    John L Sabo
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 3140, USA
    Oecologia 136:329-35. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Food chains in freshwaters
    John L Sabo
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1162:187-220. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting [corrected] extinction risk in spite of predator-prey oscillations
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Science, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, P O Box 874501, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1543-54. 2007
  7. pmc Tracing water sources of terrestrial animal populations with stable isotopes: laboratory tests with crickets and spiders
    Kevin E McCluney
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15696. 2010
  8. pmc Multitaxonomic diversity patterns along a desert riparian-upland gradient
    Candan U Soykan
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e28235. 2012
  9. doi request reprint A landscape perspective on bat foraging ecology along rivers: does channel confinement and insect availability influence the response of bats to aquatic resources in riverine landscapes?
    Elizabeth M Hagen
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Oecologia 166:751-60. 2011
  10. pmc The cost of male aggression and polygyny in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus)
    Leah R Gerber
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12230. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Dams in the Cadillac Desert: downstream effects in a geomorphic context
    John L Sabo
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1249:227-46. 2012
    ..Moreover, large, unregulated tributaries are key to restoring continuity in physical habitat and the biota in large regulated rivers...
  2. pmc Reclaiming freshwater sustainability in the Cadillac Desert
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, PO Box 874501, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21263-70. 2010
    ..We close with a prospectus for reclaiming freshwater sustainability in the Cadillac Desert, including a suite of recommendations for reducing region-wide human appropriation of streamflow to a target level of 60%...
  3. doi request reprint The role of discharge variation in scaling of drainage area and food chain length in rivers
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Post Office Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Science 330:965-7. 2010
    ..Ecosystem size lengthens river food chains by integrating and attenuating discharge variation through stream networks, thereby enhancing environmental stability in larger river systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hot rocks or no hot rocks: overnight retreat availability and selection by a diurnal lizard
    John L Sabo
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 3140, USA
    Oecologia 136:329-35. 2003
    ..Rocks 15 cm thick were the warmest retreats commonly available on this habitat type. Thus, thermal microenvironments available to and chosen by gravid female lizards differ considerably between river and non-river habitats...
  5. doi request reprint Food chains in freshwaters
    John L Sabo
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1162:187-220. 2009
    ..Finally, there is a discussion of the potential relationships between global climate change, hydrology, and FCL in freshwaters...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting [corrected] extinction risk in spite of predator-prey oscillations
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Science, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, P O Box 874501, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4501, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:1543-54. 2007
    ..High performance of simple time series models like the CDA owes to their ability to effectively partition stochastic and deterministic sources of variation in population abundance...
  7. pmc Tracing water sources of terrestrial animal populations with stable isotopes: laboratory tests with crickets and spiders
    Kevin E McCluney
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15696. 2010
    ..The ability to use isotopes to document patterns of animal water use should be a great asset to biologists globally, especially those studying drylands, droughts, streamside areas, irrigated landscapes, and the effects of climate change...
  8. pmc Multitaxonomic diversity patterns along a desert riparian-upland gradient
    Candan U Soykan
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e28235. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, across taxonomic groups the overall pattern is one of greater species richness and abundance in riparian zones, coupled with a distinct suite of species...
  9. doi request reprint A landscape perspective on bat foraging ecology along rivers: does channel confinement and insect availability influence the response of bats to aquatic resources in riverine landscapes?
    Elizabeth M Hagen
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Oecologia 166:751-60. 2011
    ..These data suggest that along the lateral dimension bats track food resources, but that along the longitudinal dimension channel shape and landscape structure determine bat distributions more than food resources...
  10. pmc The cost of male aggression and polygyny in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus)
    Leah R Gerber
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12230. 2010
    ..Thus in polygynous mating systems, male aggression may increase male fitness at the cost of female fitness and overall population viability...
  11. ncbi request reprint Water availability directly determines per capita consumption at two trophic levels
    Kevin E McCluney
    P O Box 874601, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4601, USA
    Ecology 90:1463-9. 2009
    ..Under dry conditions, animals may make foraging decisions based first on water needs, not energy or nutrients, suggesting strong and predictable effects of alterations in aridity on species interactions...
  12. pmc Reduced wind speed improves plant growth in a desert city
    Christofer Bang
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e11061. 2010
    ..Wind effects on primary productivity have heretofore not been studied in the context of urbanization...
  13. ncbi request reprint A statistical approach to quasi-extinction forecasting
    Elizabeth Eli Holmes
    Northwest Fisheries Science Center, 2725 Montlake Boulevard East, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Ecol Lett 10:1182-98. 2007
    ..However, for forecasting quasi-extinction risk, statistical models that are based on the convergent statistical properties of population processes offer many advantages over biologically realistic models...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cost-effective suppression and eradication of invasive predators
    Peter W J Baxter
    School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    Conserv Biol 22:89-98. 2008
    ..This suggests that controlling predators only when they are most abundant is the "best" strategy when financial resources are limited and eradication is unlikely...