Publications

Articles

Treyger, A.L. and C.A. Nowak. In press. Tree community dynamics on powerline corridors coincident with global climate change in New York State. In J. Goodrich-Mahoney (ed.), Proceedings 9th International Symposium Environmental Concerns in Rights-of-Way Management, Elsevier, Amsterdam.


Nowak, C.A., R.H. Germain, and A.P. Drew. 2011. Timber harvesting, silviculture, and forest management: an axe does not a forester make. Chapter 8, p. 247-276, In J.D. Castello and S.A. Teale (eds.), Forest Health: An Integrated Perspective, Cambridge University Press.


Treyger, A.L. and C.A. Nowak. 2011. Changes in tree sapling composition within powerline corridors appear to be consistent with climatic change in New York. Global Change Biology 17: 3439-3452.


Tharakan, P.J., T.A. Volk, C.A. Nowak, and G.J. Ofezu. 2008. Assessment of canopy structure, light interception, and light-use efficiency of first year regrowth of shrub willow (Salix sp.). Bioenergy Research 1: 229-238.


Ballard, B.D., K.T. McLoughlin, and C.A. Nowak. 2007. New diagrams and applications of the wire zone-border zone approach to vegetation management on electric transmission line rights-of-way. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry.


Buxbaum, C.A.Z., C.A. Nowak, and E.H. White. 2005. Deep subsoil nutrient uptake in a potassium-deficient aggrading Pinus resinosa (Ait.) forest. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 35: 1978-1983. Nowak, C.A., and B.D. Ballard. 2005. A framework for applying integrated vegetation management on rights-of-way. Journal of Arboriculture 31: 28-37.

Tharakan, P.J., T.A. Volk, C.A. Nowak, and L.P. Abrahamson. 2005. Morphological traits of 30 willow clones and their relationship to biomass production. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 35: 421-431.

Ballard, B.D., and C.A. Nowak. 2006. Timing of cut-stump herbicide applications for killing hardwood trees on powerline rights-of-way. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry 32: 118-125.

Nowak, C.A., and B.D. Ballard. 2006. Off-target herbicide deposition associated with treating individual trees. Environmental Management. 36: 237-247.

Volk, T.A., L.P. Abrahamson, C.A. Nowak, L.B. Smart, P.J. Tharakan, and E.H. White. The development of short-rotation willow in the northeastern United States for bioenergy and bioproducts, agroforestry and phytoremediation. Biomass and Bioenergy 30: 715-727.

 

Books

Ballard, B.D., H. L. Luszak, and C.A. Nowak. 2011. Northeastern shrub and short tree identification-A guide for right-of-way vegetation management, 2nd edition. Research Foundation of SUNY, Liverpool Litho, Liverpool, NY. ISBN 978-0615-54370-3

Ballard, B.D., C.A. Nowak, and A.B. Kline. 2009. Willow (Salix) Identification in New York State. Research Foundation of SUNY, Liverpool Litho, Liverpool, NY. ISBN: 978-0-615-31665-9

Ballard, B.D., H. L. Whittier, and C.A. Nowak. 2004. Northeastern shrub and short tree identification-A guide for right-of-way vegetation management. State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry and Eastwood Litho, Syracuse, New York. ISBN 0-9670681-2-6