Lead author publications:
Brown, J.K., J.C. Zinnert. 2021. Trait-based investigation reveals patterns of community response to nutrient enrichment in coastal mesic grassland. Diversity 13(1):19 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/d13010019 PDF
Brown, J.K., J.C. Zinnert. 2020. Topography and disturbance influence trait-based composition and productivity of adjacent habitats in a coastal system. Ecosphere 11(5) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.3139 PDF
Brown, J.K., J.C. Zinnert. 2018. Mechanisms of surviving burial: Interspecific differences of similar species drives survival after sand deposition. Ecosphere 9(3) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2162 PDF
Brown, J.K., J.C. Zinnert, D.R. Young. 2018. Emergent interactions influence functional traits and success of dune building ecosystem engineers. Journal of Plant Ecology 11(4) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/jpe/rtx033 *Editor’s Choice* PDF
Stallins, J.A., L. Hsu, J.C. Zinnert, J.K. Brown. 2020. How bottom-up and top-down controls shape dune topographic variability along the U.S. Virginia barrier island coast and the influence of dune dynamical properties. Journal of Coastal Conservation 24(30) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11852-020-00747-7
Goldstein, E.B., E.V. Mullins, R.G. Biel, J.K. Brown, S.D. Hacker, K.R. Jay, R.S. Mostow, P. Ruggiero, J.C. Zinnert, L.J. Moore. 2018. Literature-based latitudinal distribution and possible range shifts of two US east coast dune grass species (Uniola paniculata and Ammophila breviligulata). PeerJ DOI: https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4932 PDF
Brown, J.K., J.C. Zinnert. Influence of multi-year nutrient enrichment on productivity and community structure of a barrier island grassland. In prep for PLOS One.