Mojave National Preserve is internationally known as a place to conduct research in relatively undisturbed ecosystems. The following is a partial bibliography of research products related to Mojave National Preserve. Some material on this page may be protected by copyright. Please contact the author and publisher for permission to use this material.
Bardsley, A. C., 2009. Luminescence dating of ceramics from archaeological sites in the Soda Lake region of the Mojave Desert, Master's Thesis, Department of Anthropology, California State University, Long Beach, 175 p.
McKee, C. J., 2012. Spatial Patterns and Population Performance of Mule Deer: Responses to Water Provisioning in Mojave National Preserve, California, Master's Thesis, University of Nevada, Reno, 131 p.
Geology and Hydrology
Giffin, J. M. 2006. Sediment production, storage, and transport processes studied in two semi-arid basins and in a recently burned region of the Mojave National Preserve, Master's Thesis, University of Nevada Reno, 163 p.
Langenheim, V. E., S. Biehler, R. Negrini, K. Mickus, D. M. Miller, and R. J. Miller, 2009. Gravity and magnetic investigations of the Mojave National Preserve and adjacent areas, California and Nevada, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1117, 25 p.
Miller, D. M., R. J. Miller, J. E. Nielsen, H. G. Wilshire, K. A. Howard, and P. Stone, 2003. Geologic map of the East Mojave National Scenic Area, California, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California, map.
Mirus, B. B., K. S. Perkins, J. R. Nimmo, and K. Singha. 2009. Hydrologic Characterization of Desert Soils with Varying Degrees of Pedogenesis: 2. Inverse Modeling for Effective Properties, Vadose Zone Journal 8:496-509.
Muhs, D. R., R. L. Reynolds, J. Been, and G. Skipp. 2003. Eolian sand transport pathways in the southwestern United States: importance of the Colorado River and local sources, Quaternary International 104:3-18.
Nimmo, J. R. 2006. Soil-water experiments on the Globe piedmont of the Providence Mountains, Mojave National Preserve, California, U.S. Geological Survey, Public Lecture, Menlo Park, California, 40 slides.
Nimmo, J. R., K. S. Perkins, K. M. Schmidt, D. M. Miller, J. D. Stock, and K. Singha. 2009. Hydrologic Characterization of Desert Soils with Varying Degrees of Pedogenesis: 1. Field Experiments Evaluating Plant-Relevant Soil Water Behavior, Vadose Zone Journal 8:480-495.
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Green, M., D. DuBois, G. Nikolich, J. Xu, A. Huggins, D. Randerson, R. Dennis, J. Wood, and R. Lantrip. 2006. Summary of DRI upper air measurements during the Clark County regional ozone and precursor study, Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas, Nevada, 50 p.