Jonathan Bates

Courtesy Appointment
Jon.Bates [at] oregonstate.edu

Office: 541-573-8932

Dr. Bates is a Rangeland Ecologist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in Burns, Oregon. He joined the research group at the EOARC in 1999. Current research is focused on management of juniper woodlands, grazing management, prescribed fire, and sagebrush steppe ecology.

Ongoing projects includes management of juniper slash debris, response of shrub-herbaceous understories to burning in juniper woodlands and sagebrush grassland, soil nutrient dynamics after juniper management, aspen ecology, prescription grazing in juniper woodlands and sagebrush steppe, and post-fire grazing management in sagebrush steppe rangeland.

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At OSU
Affiliated with: 
Animal & Rangeland Sciences
My Publications

2008

Journal Article

K. W. Davies and Bates, J. D., The Response of Thurber’s Needlegrass to Fall Prescribed Burning, Rangeland Ecology & Management, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 188 - 193, 2008.

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2007

Journal Article

J. D. Bates, Svejcar, T., and Miller, R. F., Litter decomposition in cut and uncut western juniper woodlands, Journal of Arid Environments, vol. 70, no. 2, pp. 222 - 236, 2007.
J. D. Bates, Miller, R. F., and Svejcar, T., LONG-TERM VEGETATION DYNAMICS IN A CUT WESTERN JUNIPER WOODLAND, Western North American Naturalist, vol. 67, no. 4, pp. 549 - 561, 2007.
F. B. Pierson, Bates, J. D., Svejcar, T., and Hardegree, S. P., Runoff and erosion after cutting western juniper, Rangeland Ecology & Management, vol. 60, pp. 285–292, 2007.

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