Natural Resources Management
203C Morrill Hall
- Plant community ecology
- Restoration ecology
- Prairie and wetland restoration
- Ph.D., Natural Resources Management, North Dakota State University, 2015
- M.S., Natural Resources Management, North Dakota State University, 2008
- B.S., Biology and Biological Aspects of Conservation, University of Wisconsin, 2005
Preister, L., B. Kobiela, C. Dixon, and E.S. DeKeyser. 2019. A model to identify smooth brome elongation using correlation of mean stage count and accumulated growing degree days. Natural Areas Journal 39:364-371.
Altrichter, K.M., E.S. DeKeyser, B. Kobiela, and C.L.M. Hargiss. 2018. A comparison of five wetland communities in a North Dakota fen complex. Natural Areas Journal 35:275-285.
B. Kobiela, J. Quast, C. Dixon, and E.S. DeKeyser. 2017. Targeting Introduced Species to Improve Plant Community Composition on USFWS-managed Prairie Remnants. Natural Areas Journal 37:150-160.
Strehlow, T., E.S. DeKeyser, and B. Kobiela. 2017. Estimating wetland restoration costs in Southeastern North Dakota. Ecological Restoration 35:23-32.
Strehlow, T., E.S. DeKeyser, and B. Kobiela. 2017. Managing seedbank composition to enhance wetland restoration. Ecological Restoration 35:12-16.
Link, A., B. Kobiela, E.S. DeKeyser, and M. Huffington. 2017. Effectiveness of burning, herbicide, and seeding toward restoring rangelands in Southeastern North Dakota. Rangeland Ecology & Management 70:599-603.
B. Kobiela, M. Biondini, and K. Sedivec. 2016. Comparing root and shoot responses to nutrient additions and mowing in a restored semi-arid grassland. Plant Ecology. DOI 10.1007/s11258-016-0571-3.
Smith, C.S., E.S. DeKeyser, C. Dixon, B. Kobiela, and A. Little. 2016. Effects of Sediment Removal on Prairie Pothole Wetland Plant Communities in North Dakota. Natural Areas Journal 36:48-58.
DiAllesandro, A., B. Paradeis Kobiela, and M. Biondini. 2013. Invasion as a function of species diversity: A case study of two restored North Dakota grasslands. Ecological Restoration 31:186-194.
Paradeis, B., S. Lovas, A. Aipperspach, A. Kazmierczak, M. Boche, Y. He, P. Corrigan, K. Chambers, Y. Gao, J. Norland, and T. DeSutter. 2012. Dog-park soils: Concentration and Distribution of urine-borne constituents. Urban Ecosystems. DOI 10.1007/s11252-012-0264-1.
Paradeis, B.L., E.S. DeKeyser, and D.R. Kirby. 2010. Evaluation of restored and native Prairie Pothole Region plant communities following an environmental gradient. Natural Areas Journal. 30:294-304.
Paradeis, B.L., E.S. DeKeyser, and D.R. Kirby. 2008. Plant community composition of wetlands located on restored and native prairie. North Dakota Water Resources Research Institute. Technical Report ND08-05.