Publications – Michael Murray

Listed in order of publication date.

 

  • Murray, M.P., and V. Berger. 2018. Blister Rust Inoculation Trials for Whitebark Pine (Pinus albicaulis) in the Canadian Kootenay Region. In: Schoettle, Anna W.; Sniezko, Richard A.; Kliejunas, John T., eds. 2018. Proceedings of the IUFRO joint conference: Genetics of five-needle pines, rusts of forest trees, and Strobusphere; 2014 June 15–20; Fort Collins, CO. Proc. RMRS-P-76. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 136-139.
  • Hunt, Richard S.; Murray, Michael; Reich, Richard; Rusch, David; Woods, Alex; Zeglen, Stefan. 2018. Persistence of major gene resistance in western white pine (Pinus monticola) in British Columbia. In: Schoettle, Anna W.; Sniezko, Richard A.; Kliejunas, John T., eds. 2018. Proceedings of the IUFRO joint conference: Genetics of five-needle pines, rusts of forest trees, and Strobusphere; 2014 June 15–20; Fort Collins, CO. Proc. RMRS-P-76. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 149-150.
  • Murray, M.P.; and J. Siderius. 2018. Historic frequency and severity of fire in whitebark pine forests of the Cascade Mountain Range, USA. Forests. 9(2):1-10. https://www.mdpi.com/1999-4907/9/2/78
  • Liu, J; Williams, H.; Li, X.R.; Schoettle, A.W.; Sniezko, R.A., Murray, M.; Zamany, A. Roker, G.; Chen, H. 2017. Profiling methyl jasmonate-responsive transcriptome for understanding induced systemic resistance in whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis). Plant Molecular Biology. 95(4-5):359-374.
  • British Columbia Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. 2018. Managing Root Disease in British Columbia.  Resource Practices Branch, Victoria, B.C. 39 p.
  • Moody, R., and M.P. Murray 2017. Whitebark pine health of southern British Columbia. In: Goodrich, B. & P. Palacios (compilers). Proceedings of the 64th Annual Western International Forest Disease Work Conference; 2016 May 9-13, Sitka, AK. 115-119.
  • Jules, E.S.; Jackson, J.I.; van Mantgem, P.J.; Beck, J.S.; Murray, M.P.; Sahara, E.A. 2016. The relative contributions of disease and insects in the decline of a long-lived tree: a stochastic demographic model of whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis). Forest Ecology and Management  381:144–156
  • Liu, J-J.; Sniezko,  R.; Murray, M.; Wang, N.; Chen, H.; Zamany, A.; Sturrock, R.N.; Savin, D.; Kegley, A. 2016. Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Whitebark Pine (Pinus albicaulis Engelm.) in Western North America. PLoS ONE 11(12): e0167986. http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0167986
  • Murray, M.P., and A. Leslie. 2016. Tracking annual Armillaria root disease associated mortality in a young plantation. In: Ramsey, A. & P. Palacios (compilers). Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Western International Forest Disease Work Conference; 2015 Sept. 21-25; Newport, Oregon. 41-44.
  • Murray, M. and P. Palacios, eds. 2015. Proceedings of the 62nd annual western international forest disease work conference. 8-12 September 2014; Cedar City, UT. WIFDWC. 157 p.
  • Murray, M.P. 2014. A Canadian-based blister rust inoculation trial for whitebark pine. In: Chadwick, K. Comp. Proceedings of the 61st Annual Western International Forest Disease Work Conference; 2013 October 6-11; Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta. 35-38.
  • Murray, M.P. 2013.  Stump removal for root disease control: trial examinations in southeastern BC.  In: Browning, J. Comp. Proceedings of the 60th Annual Western International Forest Disease Work Conference; 2012 October 8-12; Tahoe City, CA.  155-158.
  • Brice, B.;. Lorion, K.K.; Griffin, D.; Macalady, A.K.; Guiterman, C.H.; Speer, J.H.; Benakoun, L.R.; Cutter, A.; Hart, M.E.; Murray, M.P.; Nash, S.E.;Shepard, R.; Stewart, A.K.; Wang, H.2013. Signal strength in sub-annual tree-ring chronologies from Pinus ponderosa in northern New Mexico. Tree-Ring Research 69(2)81–86.
  • Murray, M.P. and J. Krakowski. 2013. Silvicultural options for the endangered whitebark pine. Silviculture Magazine. Winter: 22-23. http://www.fgcouncil.bc.ca/Whitebark_Pine_Silviculture_2013.pdf
  • Keane, Robert E.; Tomback, D.F.; Aubry, C.A.; Bower, A.D.; Campbell, E.M.; Cripps, C.L.; Jenkins, M.B.; Mahalovich, M.F.; Manning, M.; McKinney, S.T.; Murray, M.P.; Perkins, D.L.; Reinhart, D.P.; Ryan, C.; Schoettle, A.W.; Smith, C.M. 2012. A range-wide restoration strategy for whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis). Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-279. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 108 p.
  • Berch, S.M., M. Curran, C. Dymond, K. Hannam, M. Murray, S. Tedder, B. Titus, and M. Todd. 2012. Criteria and guidance considerations for sustainable tree stump harvesting in British Columbia. Scand. J. For. Res. 27(8):709-723 [Link]
  • Keane, Robert E.; Tomback, Diana F.; Murray, Michael P.; and Smith, Cyndi M., eds. 2011. The
  • Campbell, E.M.; R.E. Keane; E.R. Larson; M.P. Murray; A.W. Schoettle; C. Wong. 2011. Disturbance ecology of high-elevation five-needle pine ecosystems in western north america. In Keane, Robert E.; Tomback, Diana F.; Murray, Michael P.; and Smith, Cyndi M., eds. 2011. The future of high-elevation, five-needle white pines in Western North America: Proceedings of the High Five Symposium. 28-30 June 2010; Missoula, MT. Proceedings RMRS-P-63. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 154-163.
  • Murray, M.P. 2011. Annual observations of conspicuous canker activity on whitebark pine (2003 to 2007). In Keane, Robert E.; Tomback, Diana F.; Murray, Michael P.; and Smith, Cyndi M., eds. 2011. The future of high-elevation, five-needle white pines in Western North America: Proceedings of the High Five Symposium. 28-30 June 2010; Missoula, MT. Proceedings RMRS-P-63. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 235-237.
  • Keane, Robert E.; Tomback, Diana F.; Murray, Michael P.; and Smith, Cyndi M., eds. 2011. The  future of high-elevation, five-needle white pines in Western North America: proceedings of the high five symposium. 28-30 June 2010; Missoula, MT. Proceedings RMRS-P-63. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 376 p.  http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/pubs/rmrs_p063.html
  • Rusch, D., H. Kope, M. Murray, J. Yurkewich, and S. Zeglen. 2019. Dwarf mistletoe management in British Columbia. Prov. B.C., Victoria, B.C. Land Manag. Handb. 73. www.for.gov.bc.ca/hfd/pubs/Docs/Lmh/LMH73.htm
  • Murray, M.P. 2007. Cone collecting techniques for whitebark pine. Western Journal of Applied Forestry 22(3):153-155.
  • Murray, M.P. ; Pearl, C.A.; and Bury, R.B. 2006. Apparent predation by gray jays, Perisoreus canadensis, on long-toed salamanders, Ambystoma macrodactylum, in the Oregon Cascade Range. Canadian Field Naturalist 119:291-292.
  • Davies, M.A.; Murray, M. 2006. Tree tong puts whitebark pine cones within reach. Tech Tip 0624–2354–MTDC. Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Missoula Technology and Development Center. 8 p.
  • Murray, M.P. 2005. Our threatened timberlines: the plight of whitebark pine ecosystems. Kalmiopsis 12:25-29.
  • Murray, M.P. 2003. Tree encroachment on Klamath mountain meadows. Fremontia 31(2):13-18.
  • Murray, M.P., and M.C. Rasmussen. 2003. Non-native blister rust disease on whitebark pine at Crater Lake National Park. Northwest Science 77:87-91.
  • Morgan, P.; Murray, M.P. 2001. Landscape ecology and isolation: implications for conservation of whitebark pine. In: Tomback,  D.F.; Arno, S.F.; Keane, R.E, (eds.) Whitebark pine communities: ecology and restoration. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 289-309.
  • Scott, J.M.; Murray, M.P.; Wright R.G.; Csuti, B.; Morgan, P.; Pressey, R.L. 2001. Representation of natural vegetation in protected areas: capturing the geographic range. Biodiversity and Conservation 10:1297-1301.
  • Wright, R.G., Scott, J.M., Mann, S. and M. Murray. 2001. Identifying unprotected and potentially at risk plant communities in the western USA. Biological Conservation 98:97-106.
  • Murray, M.P.; Bunting, S.C.; Morgan, P.C. 2000. Landscape trends (1753-1993) of whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis) forests in the West Big Hole Range, Idaho/Montana, U.S.A. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 32(4):412-418.
  • Murray, M.P.; Bunting, S.C.; Morgan, P.C. 1998. Fire history of an isolated subalpine mountain range of the Intermountain Region, United States. Journal of Biogeography 25:1071-1080.
  • Wright, R.G.; Murray, M.P; Merrill, T. 1998. Ecoregions as a level of ecological analysis. Biological Conservation 86(2):207-213.
  • Murray, M.P. 1997. High elevation meadows and grazing: common past effects and future improvements. International Journal of Wilderness 3(4):24-28.
  • Natural processes: wilderness management unrealized. Natural Areas Journal 16(1):55-61.