Forest Resource Management
2001, Southern Illinois University
Forestry 1999, Southern Illinois University
hardwood and conifer systems
management of oak dominated forests
forest canopy structure and the understory environment
structure on the development of natural and artificial seedling
Silvicultural implications of invasive
cover silvicultural systems
Restoration of forest communities
size-density relationships in single and mixed species stands
horizontal forest structure on tree crown architecture
of species composition and canopy structure on stand growth
Vegetation Simulator (FVS) in management, research, and education
J.M., J.M. Lhotka, and J.W. Stringer. In Press. Evaluating initial
responses of natural and underplanted oak reproduction and a shade
tolerant competitor to midstory removal. Forest Science (Accepted:
December 20, 2013).
Lhotka, J.M., and J.W. Stringer. 2013. Forest edge effects on Quercus
reproduction within naturally regenerated mixed broadleaf stands.
Canadian Journal of Forest Research 43(10):911-918.
J.M. 2013. Effect of gap size on mid-rotation stand structure and
species composition in a naturally regenerated mixed broadleaf forest.
New Forests 44(3):311-325.
D.L., J.M. Lhotka, J.W. Stringer, and D.N. Dillaway. 2012. Seven-year
effects of midstory removal on natural and underplanted oak
reproduction. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry 29(4):182-190.
J.S., J.M. Lhotka, C.D. Barton, R.C. Warner, and C.T. Agouridis. 2011.
Effects of fertilization and irrigation on American sycamore and black
locust planted on a reclaimed surface mine in Appalachia. Forest
Ecology and Management 261:640-648.
J.M., and E.F. Lowenstein. 2011. An individual-tree diameter growth
model for managed uneven-aged oak-shortleaf pine stands in the Ozark
Highlands of Missouri, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 261:770-778.
J.M., and E.F. Loewenstein. 2008. An examination of species-specific
growing space utilization. Canadian Journal of Forest Research
John M. and
Edward F. Loewenstein. 2008. Influence of canopy structure on the
survival and growth of underplanted seedlings. New Forests. 35(1): 89-104.
Edward F. Loewenstein. 2006. Indirect measures of predicting light
transmittance along a gradient of riparian forest canopy structures.
Forest Ecology and Management. 226: 310-318.
John M. and
J. Zaczek. 2003. Effects of scarification disturbance on the seedling
and midstory layer in a successional mixed-oak forest. Northern
Journal of Applied Forestry. 20(2): 85-91.