Publication List


Engebretson, J.M., Nelson, K.C., Ogden, L.A., Larson, K.L., Grove, J.M., Hall, S.J., Locke, D.H., Pataki, D.E., Chowdhury, R.R., Trammell, T.L. and Groffman, P.M., 2020. How the Nonhuman World Influences Homeowner Yard Management in the American Residential Macrosystem. Human Ecology, pp.1-10. link

Cubino, J.P., Cavender-Bares, J., Groffman, P.M., Avolio, M.L., Bratt, A.R., Hall, S.J., Larson, K.L., Lerman, S.B., Narango, D.L., Neill, C. and Trammell, T.L., 2020. Taxonomic, phylogenetic, and functional composition and homogenization of residential yard vegetation with contrasting management. Landscape and Urban Planning, 202, p.103877. link

Cavender‐Bares, J., Padullés Cubino, J., Pearse, W.D., Hobbie, S.E., Lange, A.J., Knapp, S. and Nelson, K.C., 2019. Horticultural availability and homeowner preferences drive plant diversity and composition in urban yards. Ecological Applications. link

Padullés Cubino, J.P., Avolio, M.L., Wheeler, M.M., Larson, K.L., Hobbie, S.E., Cavender-Bares, J., Hall, S.J., Nelson, K.C., Trammell, T.L., Neill, C. and Pataki, D.E., 2020. Linking yard plant diversity to homeowners’ landscaping priorities across the US. Landscape and Urban Planning, 196, p.103730. link

Trammell, T.L.E., Pataki, D.E., Pouyat, R.V., Groffman, P.M., Rosier, C., Bettez, N., Cavender‐Bares, J., Grove, M., Hall, S., Heffernan, J. and Hobbie, S.E., Urban soil carbon and nitrogen converge at a continental scale. In press, Ecological


Locke, D.H., Polsky, C., Grove, J.M., Groffman, P.M., Nelson, K.C., Larson, K.L., Cavender-Bares, J., Heffernan, J.B., Chowdhury, R.R., Hobbie, S.E. and Bettez, N.D., 2019. Residential household yard care practices along urban-exurban gradients in six climatically-diverse US metropolitan areas. PloS one, 14(11).link

Padullés Cubino, J., Cavender-Bares, J., Hobbie, S. E., Hall, S. J., Trammell, T. L. E., Neill,C., Avolio, M. L. , Darling, L. E., and Groffman, P. M. 2019. Contribution of non-native plants to the phylogenetic homogenization of U.S.yardfloras. Ecosphere 10(3):e02638. 10.1002/ecs2.2638 link

Padullés Cubino, J.P., Cavender-Bares, J., Hobbie, S.E., Pataki, D.E., Avolio, M.L., Darling, L.E., Larson, K.L., Hall, S.J., Groffman, P.M., Trammell, T.L. and Steele, M.K., 2018. Drivers of plant species richness and phylogenetic composition in urban yards at the continental scale. Landscape Ecology, pp.1-15. link

Trammell, T.L., Pataki, D.E., Still, C.J., Ehleringer, J.R., Avolio, M.L., Bettez, N., Cavender‐Bares, J., Groffman, P.M., Grove, M., Hall, S.J. and Heffernan, J., 2019. Climate and lawn management interact to control C4 plant distribution in residential lawns across seven US cities. Ecological Applications, 29(4),


Blaszczak, J.R., Steele, M.K., Badgley, B.D., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E., Morse, J.L., Rivers, E.N., Hall, S.J., Neill, C., Pataki, D.E. and Groffman, P.M., 2018. Sediment chemistry of urban stormwater ponds and controls on denitrification. Ecosphere, 9(6), p.e02318. link

Locke, D.H., Avolio, M., Trammel, T., Chowdhury, R.R., Grove, J.M., Rogan, J., Martin, D.G., Bettez, N., Cavender-Bares, J., Groffman, P.M. and Hall, S.J., 2018. A multi-city comparison of front and backyard differences in plant species diversity and nitrogen cycling in residential landscapes. Landscape and Urban Planning, 178, pp.102-111. link

Locke, D.H., Roy Chowdhury, R., Grove, J.M., Martin, D.G., Goldman, E., Rogan, J. and Groffman, P., 2018. Social norms, yard care, and the difference between front and back yard management: Examining the landscape mullets concept on urban residential lands. Society & Natural Resources, 31(10),

Pearse, W.D., Cavender-Bares, J., Hobbie, S.E., Avolio, M.L., Bettez, N., Roy Chowdhury, R., Darling, L.E., Groffman, P.M., Grove, J.M., Hall, S.J. and Heffernan, J.B., 2018. Homogenization of plant diversity, composition, and structure in North American urban yards. Ecosphere, 9(2). link


Groffman, P.M., Avolio, M., Cavender-Bares, J., Bettez, N.D., Grove, J.M., Hall, S.J., Hobbie, S.E., Larson, K.L., Lerman, S.B., Locke, D.H. and Heffernan, J.B., 2017. Ecological homogenization of residential macrosystems. Nature ecology & evolution, 1(7),

Groffman, P.M., Cadenasso, M.L., Cavender-Bares, J., Childers, D.L., Grimm, N.B., Grove, J.M., Hobbie, S.E., Hutyra, L.R., Jenerette, G.D., McPhearson, T. and Pataki, D.E., 2017. Moving towards a new urban systems science. Ecosystems, 20(1), pp.38-43. link

Wheeler, M.M., Neill, C., Groffman, P.M., Avolio, M., Bettez, N., Cavender-Bares, J., Chowdhury, R.R., Darling, L., Grove, J.M., Hall, S.J. and Heffernan, J.B., 2017. Continental-scale homogenization of residential lawn plant communities. Landscape and Urban Planning, 165, pp.54-63 link


Groffman, P.M., Grove, J.M., Polsky, C., Bettez, N.D., Morse, J.L., Cavender-Bares, J., Hall, S.J., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E., Larson, K.L. and Neill, C., 2016. Satisfaction, water and fertilizer use in the American residential macrosystem. Environmental Research Letters, 11(3),

Hall, S.J., Learned, J., Ruddell, B., Larson, K.L., Cavender-Bares, J., Bettez, N., Groffman, P.M., Grove, J.M., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E. and Morse, J.L., 2016. Convergence of microclimate in residential landscapes across diverse cities in the United States. Landscape ecology, 31(1), pp.101-117. link

Larson, K.L., Nelson, K.C., Samples, S.R., Hall, S.J., Bettez, N., Cavender-Bares, J., Groffman, P.M., Grove, M., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E. and Learned, J., 2016. Ecosystem services in managing residential landscapes: priorities, value dimensions, and cross-regional patterns. Urban ecosystems, 19(1), pp.95-113. link

Trammell, T.L.E., Pataki, D.E., Cavender-Bares, J., Groffman, P.M., Hall, S.J., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E., Morse, J.L., Neill, C. and Nelson, K.C., 2016. Plant nitrogen concentration and isotopic composition in residential lawns across seven US cities. Oecologia, 181(1), pp.271-285. link


Groffman, P.M., Cavender-Bares, J., Bettez, N.D., Grove, J.M., Hall, S.J., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E., Larson, K.L., Morse, J.L., Neill, C. and Nelson, K., 2014. Ecological homogenization of urban USA. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 12(1),

Polsky, C., Grove, J.M., Knudson, C., Groffman, P.M., Bettez, N., Cavender-Bares, J., Hall, S.J., Heffernan, J.B., Hobbie, S.E., Larson, K.L. and Morse, J.L., 2014. Assessing the homogenization of urban land management with an application to US residential lawn care. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(12), pp.4432-4437. link

Steele, M.K., Heffernan, J.B., Bettez, N., Cavender-Bares, J., Groffman, P.M., Grove, J.M., Hall, S., Hobbie, S.E., Larson, K., Morse, J.L. and Neill, C., 2014. Convergent surface water distributions in US cities. Ecosystems, 17(4), pp.685-697. link