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    • Convergent Surface Water Distributions in U.S. Cities 

      Steele, MK; Heffernan, JB; Bettez, N; Cavender-Bares, J; Groffman, PM; Grove, JM; Hall, S; ... (17 authors) (Ecosystems, 2014-01-01)
      Earth's surface is rapidly urbanizing, resulting in dramatic changes in the abundance, distribution and character of surface water features in urban landscapes. However, the scope and consequences of surface water redistribution ...
    • Ecological homogenization of urban USA 

      Groffman, PM; Cavender-Bares, J; Bettez, ND; Grove, JM; Hall, SJ; Heffernan, JB; Hobbie, SE; ... (17 authors) (Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 2014-02-01)
      A visually apparent but scientifically untested outcome of land-use change is homogenization across urban areas, where neighborhoods in different parts of the country have similar patterns of roads, residential lots, commercial ...
    • Morphological characteristics of urban water bodies: mechanisms of change and implications for ecosystem function. 

      Steele, MK; Heffernan, JB (Ecol Appl, 2014-07)
      The size, shape, and connectivity of water bodies (lakes, ponds, and wetlands) can have important effects on ecological communities and ecosystem processes, but how these characteristics are influenced by land use and land ...