(Downloads of papers available at: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Truman_Young/contributions)
- Stuble, K.L. and T.P. Young. Priority treatment leaves restorations vulnerable to invasion. Diversity, invited paper in review.
- Young, T.P., K.L. Stuble, K.L., J.A. Balachowski, and C.M. Werner. 2017. Using priority effects to manipulate competitive relationships in restoration. Restoration Ecology 25:S114–S123.
- Brudvig, L.A., R.S. Barak, J.T. Bauer, T.T. Caughlin, D.C. Laughlin, L. Larios, J.W. Matthews, K.L. Stuble, N.E. Turley, C.R. Zirbel. 2017. Interpreting variation to advance predictive restoration science. Journal of Applied Ecology 54:1018-1027.
- Stuble, K, K.J. Vaughn, E.P. Zefferman, K.M. Wolf, and T.P. Young. 2017. Outside the envelope: rare events disrupt the relationship between climate factors and species interactions. Ecology 98:1623-1630.
- Young, T.P., K.L. Stuble, J.A. Balachowski, M.E. Lulow and K. Wolf. 2017. Approaches to addressing climate change challenges in restoration. Grasslands 27:10-15.
- Stuble, K.L., S.E. Fick, T.P. Young. 2017. Every restoration is unique: testing year effects and site effects as drivers of initial restoration trajectories. Journal of Applied Ecology 54:1051–1057. (“Highly Commended Paper”: Runner-up for the Southwood Prize)
- Wolf, K.M. and T.P. Young. 2016. Summer watering at restored native grassland sites flushes an annual exotic seed bank but fails to increase native perennial cover. Ecosphere 7:e01309.
- Werner, C.M., K.J. Vaughn, K.L. Stuble, K. Wolf, and T.P. Young. 2016. Persistent asymmetrical priority effects in a California grassland restoration experiment. Ecological Applications 26:1624-163.
- Vaughn, K.J. & T.P. Young. 2015. Short-term priority over invasive exotics increases the establishment and persistence of California native perennial grasses. Ecological Applications 25:791-199.
- Young, T.P., E.M. Zefferman, K.J. Vaughn & S. Fick. 2015. Initial success of native grasses is contingent on interacting annual grass competition, temporal priority, rainfall, and site effects. AoB PLANTS 7:plu08.
Other Restoration Papers:
- Young, D.J.N., C.M. Werner, K.R. Welch, T.P. Young, and A.M. Latimer. 2019. Post-fire forest regeneration in California, USA shows limited potential to track climate change. Ecology 100:e0257.
- Morales, L.V., C.S. Sevillano-Rios, S. Fick, and T.P. Young. 2018. Differential seedling regeneration patterns across forest-grassland ecotones in two tropical treeline species (Polylepis spp.). Austral Ecology 43:514-526.
- Welch, K., H. Safford and T.P. Young. 2017. Variables affecting postfire tree regeneration in middle elevation conifer forests, California, USA. Ecosphere 7:e01609.
- Sprenkle-Hyppolite, S.D., A.M. Latimer, & T.P. Young. 2016. Landscape and management correlates of reforestation success in Haiti. Ecological Restoration 34:306-316.
- Aslan, C., J. Bronstein, H.S. Rogers, K. Gedan, J. Brodie, T.M. Palmer and T.P. Young. 2016. Leveraging nature’s backup plans: species interactions and resilience in restoration. Restoration Ecology 24:434-440.
- Young, D.N., L.M. Porensky, K. Wolf, S. Fick, and T.P. Young. 2015. Burning reveals cryptic plant diversity and promotes coexistence in a California prairie restoration experiment. Ecosphere 6:81.
- Zefferman, E.M, J. Stevens, G. Charles, M.D. Dunbar, T. Emam, S. Fick, L.V. Morales, K. Wolf, D.N. Young, and T.P. Young. 2015. Plant communities in harsh sites are less invaded: a summary of observations and proposed explanations. AoB PLANTS 7:plv056. (Editor’s Choice)
- Young, T.P. and K.E. Veblen. 2015. Strong recruitment from sparse plug plantings of native California bunchgrasses. Grasslands 25:9-1
- Wilkerson, M.L., K.L. Ward, N.M. Williams, K.S. Ullmann, and T.P. Young. 2014. Native forbs and pollinators in an agricultural landscape: pollinator services and restoration tradeoffs. Restoration Ecology 22:782-789.
- Young, T.P. 2013. Ecological Restoration, by S.M. Galatowitsch. Ecological Restoration 31:424-425 (book review).
- Young, T.P. 2013. Restoration Ecology: The New Frontier 2nd Ed. by Van Andel and Aronson. S.M. Restoration Ecology 21:526 (book review).
- Young, T.P. 2012. Introduction to Restoration Ecology, by Howell, E.A., J.A. Harrington, and S.B. Glass. Ecological Restoration 30:426 (book review).
- Lulow, M.E. and T.P. Young. 2012. Is there still native diversity in California grasslands? Fremontia 39(2/3):6-11.
- Porensky, L.M., K.J. Vaughn & T.P. Young. 2012. Can initial intraspecific spatial aggregation increase multi-year diversity by creating temporal priority? Ecological Applications 22:927-936. pdf
- Vaughn, K.J., C. Biel, F. de Herralde, X. Aranda, J.J. Clary, R.Y. Evans, T.P. Young & R. Savé. 2011. California perennial grasses are physiologically distinct from both Mediterranean annual and perennial grasses. Plant & Soil 345:37-46. pdf
- Holmes, K.A., K.E. Veblen, A.M. Berry & T.P. Young. 2011. Effects of prescribed fires on planted valley oak saplings at a research restoration site in the Sacramento Valley. Restoration Ecology 19:118-125. pdf
- Young, T.P. & K.J. Vaughn. 2011. Restoration. Pp. 594-597 in Encyclopedia of Biological Invasivions. D. Simberlof & M. Rejmanek (eds.), University of California Press. pdf
- Vaughn, K.J., L.M. Porensky, M.L. Wilkerson, J. Balachowski, E. Peffer, C. Riginos & T.P. Young. 2010. Restoration Ecology. Nature Education Knowledge 1(8):66. web link
- Vaughn, K.J. & T.P. Young. 2010. Contingent conclusions: year effects influence the results of ecological field experiments, but temporal replication is rare. Restoration Ecology 18S1:59-64. pdf
- Kinyua, D.M., L.E. McGeoch, N. Georgiadis, & T.P. Young. 2010. Short-term and long-term effects of tilling, fertilization, and seeding on the restoration of a tropical rangeland. Restoration Ecology 18S1:226-233. pdf
- Palmerlee, A.P. & T.P. Young. 2010 Direct seeding is more cost-effective than planting container stock across ten woody species in California. Native Plants Journal 11:89-102. pdf
- Veblen K.E. & T.P. Young. 2010. Contrasting effects of cattle and wildlife on the vegetation development of a savanna landscape mosaic. Journal of Ecology 98:993-1001. pdf
- Erwin, T.L. & T.P. Young. 2010. A native besieged: the effects of non-native frugivores and ground vegetation on fruit removal in a highly endangered Hawaiian shrub, Delissea kauaiensis. Pacific Science 64:33-43. pdf
- Young, T.P. & E. Peffer. 2010. “Recalcitrant understory layers” revisited: arrested succession and the long life spans of clonal mid-successional species. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40:1184-1188. pdf
- Lulow, M.E. and T. P. Young. 2009. High native forb richness in Central Valley “grassland” sites in the western Sacramento Valley and adjacent foothills. Grasslands 14(3):7-11. pdf
- Veblen, K.E. & T.P. Young. 2009. A California grasslands alkali specialist Hemizoniapungens pungens prefers non-alkali soil. Journal of Vegetation Science 20:170-176. pdf
- Infalt, S.B. & T.P. Young. 2008. Forest restoration of campsites at Kings Canyon National Park, California. Ecological Restoration 26:302-310. pdf
- Ingolia, M., T.P. Young & E.G. Sutter. 2008. Germination ecology of Rorippa subumbellata (Tahoe yellow cress), an endangered, endemic species of Lake Tahoe. Seed Science and Technology 36:621-632. pdf
- Holmes, K.A., K.E. Veblen, T.P. Young, and A.M. Berry. 2008. California oaks and fire: a review and case study. Pages 551-565 in: Merenlender, A., D. McCreary, and K.L. Purcell, eds. Proceedings of the Sixth California Oak Symposium: Today's Challenges, Tomorrow's Opportunities. 2006, October 9-12. General Technical Report PSW-GTR-217. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. 699 pp. pdf
- Stromberg, M., C.M. D’Antonio, T.P. Young, J. Wirka & P. Kephart. 2007. California Grassland Restoration. Pp. 254-280 in: Stromberg, M., J.D. Corbin, and C.M. D’Antonio (eds). Ecology and Management of California Grasslands. University of California Press.
- Dawson, K., T.P. Young & K.E. Veblen. 2007. Alkali ecotypes in an invasive annual grass, Lolium multiflorum. Biological Invasions 9:327-234. pdf
- Stromberg, M., T.P. Young, J. Wirka & P. Kephart. 2007. California Grassland Restoration. Pp. 254-280 in: Stromberg, M., J.D. Corbin, and C.M. D’Antonio (eds). Ecology and Management of California Grasslands. University of California Press, Berkeley. pdf
- Lulow, M.E., T.P. Young, J.L. Wirka, & J.H. Anderson. 2007. Variation in the initial success of seeded native bunchgrasses in the rangeland foothills of Yolo County, California. Ecological Restoration 25:20-28. pdf
- Veblen, K.E., K.A. Holmes, & T.P. Young. 2007. Most one-year-old grass plugs survive controlled burns. Ecological Restoration 25:50-51. pdf
- Deering R.H. & T.P. Young. 2006. Germination speeds of exotic annual and native perennial grasses in California, and the potential benefits of seed priming for grassland restoration. Grasslands 15:1,14-15. pdf
- Young, T.P. 2006. Declining rural economies and the future of biodiversity: missing the forest for the trees? Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy 9:319-138 . pdf
- Young, T.P. & R.Y. Evans. 2005. Growth and survivorship of valley oaks (Quercus lobata) planted from seed and containers. Native Plants Journal 6:83-90. pdf
- Young, T.P., D.A. Petersen & J.J. Clary. 2005. The ecology of restoration: historical links, emerging issues, and unexplored realms. Ecology Letters 8:662-672. pdf
- Kostel-Hughes, F., T.P. Young & J.D. Weir. 2005. Emergence and seedling growth of native and non-native trees species in response to leaf litter depth. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 132:50-61. pdf
- Huddleston, R.T & T.P. Young. 2005. The effects of weed control and soil amendments on exotic species and planted native grasses in an Oregon grassland. Western North American Naturalist 65:507-515. pdf
- Huddleston, R.T & T.P. Young. 2004. Spacing and competition between planted grass plugs and pre-existing perennial grasses. Restoration Ecology 12:546-551. pdf
- Clary, J., R. Save, C. Biel & F. de Herralde. 2003. Water relations in competitive interactions of Mediterranean grasses and shrubs. Annals of Applied Biology 144:149-155.
- Young, T.P., J.M Chase & R.T. Huddleston. 2001. Community succession and assembly-- comparing, contrasting and combining paradigms in the context of ecological restoration. Ecological Restoration 19:5-18. pdf
- Hobbs, T. and T.P. Young. 2001. Growing Valley Oak. Ecological Restoration 19:165-171. pdf
- Young, T.P. & R.Y Evans. 2001. Container stock versus direct seeding for woody species in restoration sites. Comb. Proc. Intl. Plant Propagation Soc. (2000) 50: 577-582. pdf
- Young, T.P. 2000. Restoration ecology and conservation biology. Biological Conservation 92:73-83. pdf
- Ostro, L.E.T., T.P. Young, S.C. Silver, & F.W. Koontz. 2000. Habitat selection by translocated howler monkeys in Belize. Animal Conservation 3:175-181. pdf
- Ostro, L.E.T., S.C. Silver, F.W. Koontz, T.P. Young and R. H. Horwich. 1999. Ranging behavior of translocated and established groups of black howler monkeys Alouatta pigra in Belize, Central America. Biological Conservation 87:181-190. pdf
- Young, T.P. & F. Chan. 1998. Establishment of deergrass (Muhlenbergia rigens) at a restoration site, and its prospects for woody plant suppression in transmission rights of way. Grasslands 8(3):3-10.
- Kostel-Hughes, T.P. Young & F.M. McDonnell. 1998. The soil seed bank and its relationship to the aboveground vegetation in deciduous forests in New York City. Urban Ecosystems 2:43-59. pdf
- Kostel-Hughes, F., T.P. Young, and M.M. Carreiro. 1998. Leaf litter traits and seedling occurrence in forests along an urban-rural land-use gradient. Urban Ecosystems 2:263-278. pdf
- Russo, C. & T.P. Young. 1997. Egg and seed removal at urban and suburban forest edges. Urban Ecosystems 1:171-178. pdf
Chhaya Werner (2018): “Temporal variation and plant community regeneration after disturbance”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Derek Young (2017): "Post-fire forest recovery and restoration in a changing climate. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Laura Morales (2017): “Polylepis regeneration and the potential for forest expansion in the Peruvian Andes: the influence of cattle and environmental conditions”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Steve Fick (2016): “Applied spatial analyses at local, regional and global scales to address issues in restoration and conservation”, Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Kristina Wolf (2016): “Examinations of the ecology, management, and restoration of rangeland ecosystems”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Kelly Gravuer (2016): “Mapping macrobial concepts to the microbial scale: lessons from grassland and agricultural ecosystems”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Jen Balachowski (2015): “Functional and drought survival strategies of California perennial grasses in the context of restoration”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Kevin Welch (2014): “Post-fire regeneration in Sierra Nevada forests”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Mila Hickenbottom (2014): “Structural comparison of Baja California (Mexico) and Eastern Sierra Nevada (USA) Yellow Pine and Mixed-Conifer forests”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Emily Zefferman (2014): "Responses of aquatic plant communities to stream and riparian restoration and management". Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Marit Wilkerson (2013): “Invasive plants in conservation linkages: from conceptual model to understanding real-world patterns. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Starry Sprenkle (2013): “Sapling success: interspecific spatial mixing, nurse trees, and landscape impacts on establishment of community-managed agroforestry in Haiti”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Kurt Vaughn (2011): “Contingency in California grassland restoration: biogeographic history, inter-annual variation, and priority effects”. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
Alex Palmerlee (2007): Relative survivorship advantage and cost-effectiveness of container stock over direct seeding declines with seed size in ten native California woody species. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Tracy Erwin (2007): Recruitment limitation in endangered Hawaiian plants. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Susan Infalt (2006): Forest restoration in campgrounds at Kings Canyon National Park, California: an experimental field study. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis."
- Mia Ingolia (2006): Germination characteristics of Rorippa subumbellata (Tahoe Yellow Cress). M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Jeffrey Clary (2006): Distribution and ecophysiological adaptations of annual and perennial grasses in Mediterranean climate zones of California and the Iberian Peninsula. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Deborah Petersen (2005): Facilitating prescribed fire to manage invasive exotic grasses on California's annual grasslands: reseeding with annual clovers and grasses to mitigate first-year forage loss. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Megan E. Lulow (2004): Restoration in California's inland grasslands: The role of priority effects and management strategies in establishing native communities, and the ability of native grasses to resist invasion by non-native grasses. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Davis.Linde
- Ryan Deering (2001): Germination of exotic annual and native perennial grasses in California and testing the potential benefits of seed priming for grassland restoration. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Russell Huddleston (2001): Native prairie restoration on The Nature Conservancy's Agate Desert Preserve in southwest Oregon. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Diana Hershey (1999): Re-establishing riparian community architecture on old gravel mines. M.Sc. dissertation, University of California, Davis.
- Linde Ostro (1998): The spatial ecology of translocated black howler monkeys (Alouatta pigra) in Belize. Ph.D. dissertation, Fordham University
- Fartih Kostel-Hughes (1998): The role of soil seed banks and leaf litter in the regeneration of native and exotic tree species in urban forests. Ph.D. dissertation, Fordham University
- Young, T.P. Young, T.P. 2006. Restoration Ecology, by J. Van Andel and J. Aronson. Environmental Conservation 33:82-83 (book review).
- Young, T.P. 2005. Assembly Rules and Restoration Ecology. Environmental Conservation 32:98-99 (book review). pdf
- (Young. T.P. & D. Johnson.) 2004. Restoration. Noxious Times 5(4):10.
- Smith, S. and T.P. Young. 2002. EH faculty host conference on restoration issues at UCD. Growing Points 6(2):8. pdf
- Young, T.P., D.L. Immel and J.J. Clary. 2002. Historical Ecology, by Egan & Howell. Journal of Environmental Management 68:437-8 (book review). pdf
- Young, T.P. 2001. What is a native? Noxious Times (California Interagency Noxious Weed Coordinating Committee) 3(4):11. Reprinted in Growing Points 6(2):2. pdf
- Young, T.P. & D.B. Leroy. 2000. Restoration in Education. At UC-Davis, the emphasis is on growing a Restoration Ecology program for the future. Society for Ecological Restoration News 13(1):8.
- Young, T.P. & R.Y. Evans. 2000. Root growth in containers: implications for xeriscape and restoration. Report of the Elvenia J. Slossen Fund for Ornamental Horticulture 1998-1999, pp 15-18.
- Young, T.P. 1999. Restoration ecology takes root at UC Davis. Growing Points 3(1):4. pdf
- Young. T.P. (with F. Chan). 1997. Restoration ecology: renewing our disturbed landscapes. Growing Points 1(6):1-2. pdf
- Wester, A. & T.P. Young. 1997. Spatial pattern of deer herbivory at suburban forest edges. Restoration & Management Notes 15:186-187.