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Ruffing C, Veach AM, Schechner A, Ruegg J, Trentman M, Dodds WK. Prairie stream metabolism recovery varies based on network position and antecedent hydrology after a bank-full flood. In Revision.

26. Dove NC, Veach AM, Muchero W, Wahl T, Stegen JC, Schadt CW, Cregger MA. (2021). Assembly of the Populus microbiome is temporally dynamic and determined by selective and stochastic factors. mSphere. DOI: 10.1128/mSphere.01316-20.

25. Carper DL, Weston DJ, Barde A, Timm CM, Lu TS, Burdick LH, Jawdy SS, Klingeman DM, Robeson MS, Veach AM, Cregger MA, Kalluri UC, Schadt CW, Podar M, Doktycz MJ, Pelletier DA. (2021). Cultivating the Poplar Microbiome. mSystems. DOI: 10.1128/mSystems.01306-20.

24. Veach AM, Troia MJ, Cregger MA. (2021). Assessing biogeographic gaps in bacterial diversity knowledge: a global synthesis of freshwaters. Freshwater Biology. 66: 1595-1605. PDF

23. Veach AM, Chen H, Yang Z, Labbe A, Engle N, Tschaplinski T, Schadt CW, Cregger MA. (2020). Plant hosts modify belowground microbial community response to extreme drought. mSystems. DOI: 10.1128/mSystems.00092-20. PDF

22.  Chen H, Dai Z, Veach AM, Xu J, Zheng, J, Schadt CW. (2020). Global meta-analyses show that conservation tillage practices promote soil fungal and bacterial biomass. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and the Environment. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2020.106841. PDF

21.  Veach AM, Zeglin LH. (2020). Historical drought affects microbial population dynamics and activity during soil drying and re-wet. Microbial Ecology. 79: 662-674. PDF

20.  Brown SP, Veach AM, Horton JL, Ford E, Jumpponen A, Baird R. (2019). Soil fungal and bacterial communities shift in response to recent wildfires in Southern Appalachia – but context is dependent on functional guilds, burn severity, and locations. Forest Ecology and Management. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2019.117520. PDF

19.  Veach AM, Morris R, Yip DZ, Yang ZK, Engle NL, Cregger MA, Tschaplinski TJ, Schadt CW. (2019). Rhizosphere microbiomes diverge among Populus trichocarpa plant-host chemotypes, but it depends on soil origin. Microbiome. DOI: 10.1186/s40168-019-0668-8. PDF

18. Tiegs S, Costello D, Isken M, Woodward G, McIntyre P, Gessner MO, Chauvet E, Griffiths N, Flecker A, et al. (including Veach AM). (2019). Global patterns and drivers of ecosystem functioning in rivers and riparian zones. Science Advances. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aav0486. PDF

17.  Larson DM, Dodds WK, Veach AM. (2019). Riparian woody removal substantially altered a stream ecosystem in an otherwise undisturbed grassland watershed. Ecosystems. 22:64-76. PDF

16. Yip DZ, Veach AM, Yang ZK, Cregger MA, Schadt CW. (2019). Methanogenic archaea dominate mature heartwood habitats of Eastern Cottonwood (Populus deltoides). New Phytologist. 222:115-121. PDF

15.  Veach AM, Griffiths NA. Testing the light:nutrient hypothesis: insights into biofilm structure and function using metatranscriptomics. (2018). Molecular Ecology. 27:2909-2912. PDF

14.  Veach AM, Yip DZ, Engle NL, Bible A, Morrell-Falvey J, Tschaplinksi T, Kalluri UC, Schadt CW. (2018). Modification of plant cell wall chemistry impacts metabolome and microbiome composition in Populus PdKOR1 RNAi plants. Plant and Soil. 429:349-361. PDF

13.  Daleo P, Alberti J, Jumpponen A, Veach AM, Ialonardi I, Iribarne O, Silliman B. (2018). Nitrogen enrichment suppresses other environmental drivers and homogenizes salt marsh leaf microbiome. Ecology. 99:1411-1418. PDF

12.  Christensen GA, Moon JW, Veach AM, Mosher JJ, Wymore AN, van Nostrand JD, Zhou J, Hazen TC, Arken AP, Elias DA. (2018). Use of in-field bioreactors demonstrate groundwater filtration influences planktonic bacterial community assembly, but not biofilm composition. PLoS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194663. PDF

11.  Cregger MA, Veach AM, Yang ZK, Crouch MJ, Vilgalys R, Tuskan GA, Schadt CW. (2018). The Populus holobiont: dissecting the effects of plant niches and genotype on the microbiome. Microbiome. 6:31. DOI: 10.1186/s40168-018-0413-8. PDF

10.  Veach AM, Stokes CE, Knoepp J, Jumpponen A, Baird R. (2018). Fungal communities and functional guilds shift across an elevational gradient in the southern Appalachian Mountains. Microbial Ecology. 76:156-168. PDF

9.  Veach AM, Troia MJ, Dodds WK, Jumpponen A. (2018). Top - down effects of a freshwater grazing minnow (Campostoma anomalum) on stream biofilm microbial communities. Freshwater Science. 37:121-133. PDF

8.  Veach AM, Stegen J, Brown SP, Dodds WK, Jumpponen A. (2016). Spatial and successional dynamics of biofilm microbial communities in a grassland stream ecosystem. Molecular Ecology. 25:4674-4688. PDF

7.  Martin EC, Bello N, Gido KB, Dodds WK, Veach AM. (2016). Increasing fish taxonomic and functional richness affects ecosystem properties of small headwater prairie streams. Freshwater Biology. 61:887-898. PDF

6.  Veach AM, Dodds WK, Jumpponen A. (2015). Woody plant encroachment, and its removal, impact bacterial and fungal communities across stream and terrestrial habitats in a tallgrass prairie ecosystem. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 91: DOI: 10.1093/femsec/fiv109. PDF

5.  Brown SP, Veach AM, Grond KG, Licktieg SK, Lothamer K, Oliver AK, Rigdon-Huss AR, Jumpponen A. (2015). Scraping the bottom of the sequence barrel: are rare sequences artifacts? Fungal Ecology. 13:221-225. PDF

4.  Veach AM, Dodds WK, Skibbe A. (2014). Fire and grazing influences on rates of riparian woody plant expansion along grassland streams. PLoS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106922. PDF  ***note correction PDF

3.  Dodds WK, Veach AM, Ruffing C, Larson D, Fischer J, Costigan K. (2013). Abiotic controls and temporal variability of river metabolism: multiyear analyses of Mississippi and Chattahoochee River data. Freshwater Science. 32:1073-1087. PDF

2.  Veach AM, Bernot MJ, Mitchell JK. (2012). The influence of six pharmaceuticals on freshwater sediment microbial growth incubated at different temperatures and UV exposures. Biodegradation. 23:497-507. PDF

1.  Veach AM, Bernot MJ. (2011). Temporal variation of pharmaceuticals in an urban and agriculturally influenced stream. Science of the Total Environment. 409:4553-4563. PDF