Publications

Deans, R. A. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2017. Matrix context and patch quality jointly determine diversity in a landscape-scale experiment. Oikos 126:874-887.

Nolan, C, D. Tufford and D. R. Chalcraft. 2016  Needs assessment of coastal land managers for drought indicators in the southeastern US.  Journal of Coastal Research 32:1016-1024.

Amoroso, N. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2015. Duration of colonization and interactions between early and late colonists determine the effects of patch colonization history on patch biodiversity. Oikos 124:1317-1326.

Davenport, J. M. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2014. Increasing conspecific density weakens the ability of intermediate predators to develop induced morphological defenses to top predators. Freshwater Biology 59:87-99.PDF

Davenport, J. M. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2013. Nonconsumptive effects in a multiple predator system reduce the foraging efficiency of a keystone predator. Ecology and Evolution 3:3063-3072. PDF

Homyack, J. A., Z. Aardweg, T. A. Gorman, and D. R. Chalcraft. 2013. Initial effects of woody biomass removal and intercropping of switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) on herpetofauna in eastern North Carolina. Wildlife Society Bulletin 37:327-335. PDF

Chalcraft, D. R. 2013. Changes in ecological stability across realistic biodiversity gradients depend on spatial scale. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22:19-28. PDF

Davenport, J. M . and D. R. Chalcraft. 2012. Evaluating the effects of trophic complexity on a keystone predator by disassembling a partial intraguild predation food web. Journal of Animal Ecology 81:242-250.PDF

Hernandez, J. P. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2012. Synergistic effects of multiple mechanisms drive priority effects within a tadpole assemblage. Oikos 121:259-267. PDF

Chalcraft, D. R., B. J. Wilsey, C. Bowles, and M. R. Willig. 2009. The relationship between productivity and mulitple aspects of biodiversity in grassland communities. Biodiversity and Conservation18:91-104.PDF.

Rogers, T. N. and D. R. Chalcraft. 2008. Effect of density-dependent processes on larval anurans depends on environmental context. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 65:2761-2768.PDF.

Chalcraft, D. R., S. Cox, C. Clark, E. Cleland, K. Suding, E. Weiher, and D. Pennington. 2008. Scale-dependent responses of plant biodiversity to nitrogen enrichment. Ecology 89:2165-2171.PDF.

Resetarits, Jr, W. J., and D. R. Chalcraft. 2007. Functional diversity within a morphologically conservative genus of predators: implications for functional equivalence and redundancy in ecological communities. Functional Ecology 21:793-804. PDF.*

* This paper was listed by the British Ecological Society as one of the 100 most influential publications ever published by the society. Click here for the list.

Wilsey, B. J., D. R. Chalcraft, C. Bowles, and M. R. Willig. 2005. Multidimensional nature of species diversity in grassland communities. Ecology 86:1178-1184. PDF.

Chalcraft, D. R., C. A. Binckley, and W. J. Resetarits, Jr. 2005. Experimental venue and estimation of interaction strength: Comment. Ecology 86:1061-1067. PDF.

Resetarits, Jr, W. J., C. A. Binckley, and D. R. Chalcraft. 2005. Habitat selection, dispersal, species interactions and community assembly in complex landscapes: a metacommunity perspective. In: "Metacommunities:Spatial Dynamics and Ecological Communities" edited by Marcel Holyoak, Mathew A. Leibold and Robert D. Holt. University of Chicago Press.

Chalcraft, D. R., J. Williams, M. D. Smith, and M. R. Willig. 2004. Scale dependence in the relationship between diversity and productivity: assessing the role of spatial and temporal turnover. Ecology 85:2701-2708. PDF.

Chalcraft, D.R. and W.J. Resetarits, Jr. 2004. Metabolic rate models and the substitutability of predator populations. Journal of Animal Ecology 73:323-332. PDF.

Chalcraft, D.R. and W.J. Resetarits, Jr. 2003. Mapping functional similarity among top predators on the basis of trait similarities. American Naturalist 162:390-402. PDF.

Chalcraft, D.R. and W. J. Resetarits, Jr. 2003. Predator identity and ecological impacts: functional redundancy or functional diversity? Ecology 84:2407-2418. PDF.

Chalcraft, D.R. and R.M. Andrews. 1999. Predation on lizard eggs by ants: species interactions in an unstable physical environment. Oecologia 119:285-292. PDF.

M'Closkey, R.T., S.J. Hecnar, D.R. Chalcraft and J.E. Cotter. 1998. Size and sex distributions of dispersing lizards. Oecologia 116:501-509.

M'Closkey, R.T., S.J. Hecnar, D.R. Chalcraft, J.E. Cotter, J. Johnston and R.G. Poulin. 1997. Colonization and saturation of habitats by lizards. Oikos 78:283-290.