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Michael Armbrister

Michael R. Armbrister, 2002. Changes in Fire Regimes and the Successional Status of Table Mountain Pine (Pinus pungens Lamb.) in the Southern Appalachians, USA. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 151 pp.


Beth Atchley

Elizabeth A. Atchley, 2004. The Effects ofHabitat Alterations on Growth and Vitality of Torreya taxifolia Arn. in Northern Florida, U.S.A.: A Dendroecological Study. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 245 pp.


Christine Biermann Christine P. Biermann, 2009. Twentieth Century Changes in the Climate Response of Yellow Pines in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 171 pp.
Savannah Collins Savannah A. Collins, 2014. Detecting Tropical Cyclone Signals in Tree Rings of Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris Mill.), Valdosta, Georgia, U.S.A. M.S. Thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 115 pp.
Jake Cseke Jacob J. Cseke, 2003. A Dendroecological Approach for Dating Individual Small-scale Canopy Disturbance Events, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, USA. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 247 pp.
Georgina DeWeese Georgina G. DeWeese, 2007. Past Fire Regimes of Table Mountain Pine (Pinus pungens Lamb.) Stands in the Central Appalachian Mountains, Virginia, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 308 pp.
Alex Dye Alex W. Dye, 2013. Stand Dynamics and Fire History of a Southern Appalachian Pine-Hardwood Forest on Rainy Mountain, Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 111 pp.
Ian Feathers Ian C. Feathers, 2010. Fire History from Dendrochronological Analyses at Two Sites near Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 139 pp.
Niki Garland Niki A. Garland, 2013. A Dendroecological Evaluation of the Effects of Coal Ash on Tree Growth, Kingston Fossil Plant, Harriman, Tennessee, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 80 pp.
Grant Harley Grant L. Harley, 2012. Tree Growth Dynamics, Fire History, and Fire-Climate Relationships in Pine Rocklands of the Florida Keys, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 232 pp.
Justin Hart Justin L. Hart, 2007. A Multi-scale Analysis of Disturbance Dynamics in Hardwood Forest Communities on the Cumberland Plateau, USA. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 189 pp.
Joe Henderson Joseph P. Henderson, 2006. Dendroclimatological Analysis and Fire History of Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) in the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 463 pp.
Joe Henderson Allison E. Ingram, 2016. Testing the Temporal Stability of the Climate Response of Tree Species at Norris Dam State Park, Tennessee, U.S.A. M.S. Thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 109 pp.
Lisa LaForest Lisa B. LaForest, 2012. Fire Regimes of Lower‐elevation Forests in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 279 pp.
Evan Larson

Evan R. Larson, 2005. Spatiotemporal Variations in Fire Regimes of Whitebark Pine (Pinus albicaulis Engelm.) Forests, Western Montana, USA, and Their Management Implications. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 232 pp.


Daniel Lewis

Daniel B. Lewis, 2003. Fire Regimes of Forested Kipukas in El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 145 pp.

Daniel B. Lewis, 2009. Deciphering Climate from the Characterization of Ring Width, Carbon, and Oxygen Isotopes in Latewood Tree-Ring Cellulose, Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 106 pp.

Nancy Li Nancy Li, 2011. Dendroclimatic Analysis of Oscillations for the Southeastern United States from Tree-Ring Network Data. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 190 pp.
David Mann David F. Mann, 2002. The Dendroarchaeology of the Swaggerty Blockhouse, Cocke County, Tennessee. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 139 pp.

David F. Mann, 2008. Treeline Responses to Climate Change in High-elevation Landscapes of Western Montana, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 230 pp.
Alison Miller Alison C. Miller, 2007. Fire History of Caribbean Pine (Pinus caribaea var. bahamensis (Griseb.) W.H. Barrett & Golfari) Forests on Abaco Island, The Bahamas. M.S. Research Paper, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 84 pp.
Dana Miller Dana L. Miller, 2005. A Tree-ring Oxygen Isotope Record of Tropical Cyclone Activity, Moisture Stress, and Long-term Climate Oscillations for the Southeastern U.S. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 169 pp.
Whitney Nelson Whitney L. Nelson, 2008. Assessing the Tree-ring Oxygen Isotope Hurricane Proxy along the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Seaboards, U.S.A. Ph.D. dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 287 pp.
Alex Pilote Alex Pilote, 2012. Interacting Effects of Fire Activity, Climate, and Habitat Diversity on Forest Dynamics, El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico, USA. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 100 pp.
Bill Reding William M. Reding, 2002. Assessment of Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Log Structures in East Tennessee. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 67 pp.
Maegen Rochner Maegen L. Rochner, 2014. Dendrogeomorphic Analysis of Debris Slides on Mt. Le Conte, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee. U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 280 pp.
Monica Rother Monica T. Rother, 2010. Influences of Climate and Anthropogenic Disturbances on Wildfire Regimes of the Zuni Mountains, New Mexico, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 152 pp.
John Sakulich John B. Sakulich, 2011. A Dendrochronological Approach for Analyzing the Geographic Range Structure of Tree Species. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 207 pp.
Liz Schneider Elizabeth A. Schneider, 2014. Climate Drivers of Wildfire Activity in the Magdalena Mountains of New Mexico, U.S.A. M.S. Thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 100 pp.
Jessica Slayton Jessica D. Slayton, 2010. Separating the Effects of Wildfires from Climate Response in Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa Douglas ex. C. Lawson), Central Idaho, U.S.A. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 124 pp.
Mark Spond Mark D. Spond, 2011. A Multi-Proxy Approach to Understanding Environmental Dynamics in Old-Growth Woodlands, El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico, U.S.A. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 177 pp.
Lauren StachowiakLauren A. Stachowiak, 2016. Using Spatial Analysis to Evaluate Fire Activity in a Pine Rockland Ecosystem, Big Pine Key, Florida, USA. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 204 pp.
Chris Underwood Christopher A. Underwood, 2007. Century-scale Trends in Climatic Variability for the Pacific Northwest from Western Juniper (Juniperus occidentalis Hook. ssp. occidentalis) Tree-ring Data. M.S. thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 211 pp.
Saskia van de Gevel Saskia L. van de Gevel, 2008. Landscape-level Dynamics of an Endangered Mountain Ecosystem, Western Montana, U.S.A. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 253 pp.
Sarah Jones Wayman Sarah Jones Wayman, 2015. Stand Dynamics of a Unique Pygmy Forest, El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico, U.S.A. M.S. Thesis, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 76 pp.

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