Brian’s Publications

Brian’s Peer-reviewed publications

Mealor, B.A., S. Cox and D.T. Booth. 2012. Post-fire Downy Brome (Bromus tectorum) Invasion at High Elevation in Wyoming. Invasive Plant Science and Management online early at

Sebade, B., A.L. Hild and B.A. Mealor. 2012. Native grasses collected from invasions demonstrate invasion resistance. Ecological Restoration 30:209-217.

Pocewicz, A., J.M. Kiesecker, G.P. Jones, H.E. Copeland, J. Daline and B.A. Mealor. 2010. Effectiveness of conservation easements for reducing development and maintaining biodiversity in sagebrush ecosystems. Biological Conservation. 144:567-574.

Bergum, K., A.L. Hild and B.A. Mealor. 2010. Phenotypic traits of Sporobolus airoides from invaded and non-invaded exotic invasions after two generations of greenhouse seed increase. Restoration Ecology 20: 227-233. (2012, first published online in 2010)

Ferrero-Serrano, A.L. Hild and B.A. Mealor. 2009. Can invasive species enhance competitive ability and restoration potential in native grass populations? Restoration Ecology 9:545-551.

Ferrero-Serrano, A., T.R. Collier, A.L. Hild, B.A. Mealor, and T. Smith. 2008. Combined impacts of native grass competition and introduced weevil herbivory on Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense).  Rangeland Ecology and Management. 61: 529-534.

Tyrer, S.J., A.L. Hild, B.A. Mealor and L.C. Munn. 2007. Establishment of native species in soils from Russian knapweed (Acroptilon repens) invasions. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 60: 604-612.

Kinter, C.L., B.A. Mealor, N.L. Shaw and A.L. Hild. 2007. Post-fire invasion potential of rush skeletonweed (Chondrilla juncea). Rangeland Ecology and Management. 60: 386-394.

Mealor, B.A. and A.L. Hild. 2007. Post-invasion evolution of native plant populations: a test of biological resilience. Oikos. 116: 1493-1500.

Mealor, B.A. and A.L. Hild. 2006.  Potential selection in native grasses by exotic invasion. Molecular Ecology. 15:2291-3000.

Fererro-Serrano, A., T. Collier, B.A. Mealor, T. Smith, and A.L. Hild. 2006. Interactions between native grass competition and biological control for Canada thistle control. Ecological Restoration. 24: 201-202.

Mealor, B. A., A.L. Hild, & N. L. Shaw. 2004. Native plant community composition and genetic diversity associated with long term weed invasions. Western North American Naturalist. 64:503-513.