Kenneth M. Klemow, Ph.D. - Publications

Published journal articles and book chapters

Published notes, reviews, and op-ed pieces

Papers and posters presented at meetings

Miscellaneous other reviews and essays


Published journal articles and book chapters

Klemow, K.M. & D. J.Raynal. 1981. Population ecology of Melilotus alba in a limestone quarry. Journal of Ecology 69: 33-44.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J.Raynal. 1983. Population biology of an annual plant in a temporally variable habitat. Journal of Ecology 71: 691-703.

Klemow, K.M. 1984. Plant community development in an abandoned limestone quarry; a demographic assessment. In: Veziroglu, T.N. (editor). The Biosphere: Problems and Solutions. Elsevier Science Publishers, Amsterdam. 195-210.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J.Raynal. 1985. Demography of two facultative biennial plant species in an unproductive habitat. Journal of Ecology 73: 147-167.

Klemow, K.M. 1985. Water relations of limestone-quarry and old-field herbaceous plant species. Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 59: 18-22.

Klemow, K. M. & D. J.Raynal. 1986. Demography of the polycarpic herbaceous perennial Asclepias tuberosa (butterflyweed) in a chronically unproductive site. American Midland Naturalist 115: 374-385.

Klemow, K. M. 1991. Science education: a tale of three conferences. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 71: 94-100.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Angiosperms. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 95-104.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Demographics. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 597-605.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Flower Structure. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 999-1009.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Fruit Structure. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 1038-1046.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Plant Life Spans. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 2110-2118.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Exponential and Logistic Growth. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science, Salem Press. Pasadena. 2161-2169.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Stems. In: Magill, F.N. (editor) Magill's Survey of Science: Life Science. Salem Press, Pasadena. 2535-2543.

Klemow, K.M. 1996. Chapter 45: Individuals and Populations. In: Wallace, R.A., G.P. Sanders, and R.J. Ferl. Biology: The Science of Life (4th Edition). HarperCollins College Publishers.

Klemow, K.M. 1996. Chapter 46: Communities, Ecosystems and Landscapes. In: Wallace, R.A., G.P. Sanders, and R.J. Ferl. Biology: The Science of Life (4th Edition). HarperCollins College Publishers.

Klemow, K.M. 1996. Chapter 47: Biosphere and Biomes. In: Wallace, R.A., G.P. Sanders, and R.J. Ferl. Biology: The Science of Life (4th Edition). HarperCollins College Publishers.

Walski, T.M., S. J. Draus, K. M. Klemow, & W. Tarutis. 1997. Hydrologic modeling of coal-mine impacts and associated remediation alternatives for the Nanticoke Creek watershed. In: Brandt, J. E. Proceedings, 14th Annual National Meeting. American Society for Surface Mining and Reclamation. pp. 49-59.

Klemow, K.M. 1998. Chapter 1: Wetland Mapping. In: Majumdar, S.K., E.W. Miller, and F.J. Brenner. Ecology of Wetlands and Associated Systems. Pennsylvania Academy of Science.

Klemow, K.M. & T. Walski. 1998. Chapter 37: Wetlands and Flood Control. In: Majumdar, S.K., E.W. Miller, and F.J. Brenner. Ecology of Wetlands and Associated Systems. Pennsylvania Academy of Science.

Klemow, K.M., D.R. Clements, P.B. Cavers, & P.F. Threadgill. 2002. The Biology of Canadian Weeds: Echium vulgare L. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 82 (1): 235-248.

Klemow, K.M., E. Bilbow, D. Grasso, K. Jones, J. McDermott, & E. Pape.  2004.  Chapter 35: Medical Attributes of St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum).  In: Packer, L, C.N. Ong, & B. Halliwell.  Herbal and Traditional Medicine: Molecular Aspects of Health.  Marcel Dekker. 

Chaplin, J.J., C.A. Cravotta, J.B. Weitzel, and K.M. Klemow.  2007. Effects of historical coal mining and drainage from abandoned mines on streamflow and water quality in Newport and Nanticoke Creeks, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 1999-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5061, 40 p.

Klemow, K.M., T. Mourad, D. Kirschtel, J. Riem.  2009.  Assessing faculty use of digital resources to teach undergraduate ecology: can ESA’s EcoEd Digital Library save the day? Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America.  90: 286-295.

Klemow, K.M., A. Bartlow, J. Crawford, N. Kocher, J. Shah, M. Ritsick.  2010.  The Medical Attributes of St. John’s wort, Hypericum perforatum. In Benzie, I. and S. Wachtel-Galor (eds.) Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects.  Taylor and Francis Group. Hong Kong. Chapter 11, pp. 211-237

Beck, C., K. Klemow, J. Paulson, et. al.  2012.  Add ecology to the premedical curriculum.  Science: 335:1301.

Klemow, K.M. 2012.  Science and energy policy: leave the cherries alone.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 10: 115.

Klemow, K.M. 2012.  Marcellus gas: taking advantage of a teachable moment.  Pennsylvania Association for Environmental Educators Journal.  Winter issue. 1-5.

Klemow, K.M., P. Allen, P, Weihe, A, McMillen, and T. Mourad. 2013. Understanding human demography using the Science Pipes demography module: Guides to Students and Instructors. Ecological Society of America’s EcoEd Digital Library.

Stevenson, R., K. Klemow, and L. Gross.  2014.  Harnessing Bits and Bytes to Transform Ecology Education.  Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 12:306-307.

Jablonski, L., K. Klemow, and G. Puttick.  2015. Achieving Energy and Ecological Literacies for All: Linking Ecology and Energy Education.  Perspectives from Sessions at Ecological Society of America 2014 Conference.  Journal of Sustainability Education, 8.  Available at: http://www.jsedimensions.org/wordpress/content/achieving-energy-and-ecological-literacies-for-all-linking-ecology-and-energy-education-perspectives-from-sessions-at-ecological-society-of-america-esa-2014-annual-meeting_2015_01/

Klemow, K.  2015. Undergraduate Energy Education: The Interdisciplinary Imperative. Journal of Sustainability Education, 8. Available at: http://www.jsedimensions.org/wordpress/content/undergraduate-energy-education-the-interdisciplinary-imperative_2015_01/

Entrekin, S.A, K.O. Maloney, K. Kapo, A. Walters, M. Evans-White, and K. Klemow.  2015. Stream vulnerability to widespread and emergent stressors: a focus on unconventional oil and gas. PLOS ONE. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0137416.

Bruns, D.A., B.J. Naberezny, and K.M. Klemow. 201x.  Stream Macroinvertebrate Indicators’ Response to Land Use and Marcellus Shale Gas Development: a GIS Watershed Approach.  (In preparation).

 

Published notes, reviews, and op-ed pieces

Klemow, K.M. 1985. Species behavior is a factor in natural revegetation in an abandoned limestone quarry. Restoration and Management Notes 3:1.

Klemow, K.M. 1987. Review of the Centennial Sigma Xi meeting. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 68:186-188.

Klemow, K.M. 1987. Education Section (Proposed). Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 68: 597-598.

Klemow, K.M. & L.J. Turoczi. 1989. Biological Word Power: review of The Facts on File Dictionary of Biology. Bioscience 38:267.

Klemow, K.M. 1989. Greetings from the Chairperson. Ecological Society of America Education Section Newsletter 1:1,4-5,8.

Klemow, K.M. 1990. Science education: gleanings from three conferences. Ecological Society of America Education Section Newsletter 2:4,7.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Wetlands:What Developers Should Know. Written for the Northeast Pennsylvania Business JournalHTML version.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Is there a balance of nature? Gleanings from a recent symposium. Luzerne County Science Teachers' Association Newsletter 2: 1, 3.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Basic Ecological Literacy: A First Cut. Ecological Society of America Education Section Newsletter 2:4-5.  HTML version

Klemow, K.M. 1993. Report of ESA Representative to CELS: The CELS III Conference. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 74:329-330.

Klemow, K.M. 1995. Honor Mother Nature's Claims to Kirby Park. Op Ed. Published by Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (25 January).  HTML version.

Klemow, K.M. 1996. Lessons from the Flood of 1996: Bringing Upstreamers and Downstreamers Together.  Op Ed.  Published by Scripps-Howard News Service. Carried by: Wilkes-Barre Citizen's Voice (12 February), Hazleton Standard-Speaker (13 February), Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (26 February), Albany, NY Times-Union (25 February), Marshall, TX News Messenger (26 February).  HTML version. 

Klemow, K.M. 2001. Gauging the Truth of Internet Information. Op Ed.  Published by the Wilkes University Beacon (25 October).  HTML version

Klemow, K.M. 2011. Drilling study merits review rather than biased reaction.  Published by Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (16 June 2011).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2012. When scientists disagree.  Published by the Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader and the Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice.  (24 July 2012).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2012. Sandy’s energy lessons.  Published by the Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader, Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice, and the Harrisburg Patriot News.  (6 November 2012).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2014. Threat to land could negate potential triple win.  Published by Scranton Times-Tribune (8 June 2014).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2014. Energy: Just say “no” to “Just say no.” Published by Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice (20 October 2014).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2014. Getting off the fossil fuel roller coaster. Published by Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice (19 December 2014)  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2014. Resolving four truths on energy. Published by Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (22 January 2015).  .pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2014. Science and society must meet to resolve energy issues. Published by Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice (19 February 2015).  .pdf version
   
Klemow, K.M., D. Duggan-Haas, J. Henderson, S. McGraw, B. Oram, S. Perry.  2015. Public Reaction to EPA Report on Fracking Reveals a Fractured Society. Published by Huffington Post.  29 June 2015. HTML version.pdf version

Klemow, K.M. 2015. Science, economics can coexist peacefully in pipeline debate.  Published by Penn Live (3 September 2015). HTML version.pdf version

Klemow, K.M., T. Baldino, D. Duggan-Haas, S. Halsor, J. Henderson, B. Oram, S. Perry. 2016.  Ten Challenges to De-Carbonizing Our Energy Supply.  Published by Huffington Post (17 February 2016). HTML version.pdf version

 

Papers and posters presented at meetings

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1977. Plant population patterning and community development in a limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 58:16.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1978. The population dynamics of Melilotus alba in a limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 59:110.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1979. The demography of Melilotus alba, an obligate biennial. Invited paper: Symposium on the Population Biology of Monocarpic Perennials, Botanical Society of America Meeting. Abstract: Botanical Society of America. Miscellaneous Series Publication 157:27.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1979. The population ecology of Erucastrum gallicum (Cruciferae). Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 60:112.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1981. Demography of the facultative biennial Picris hieracioides (Compositae) in a stressful environment. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 62:149.

Klemow, K.M. & D. J. Raynal. 1982. Seed demography of monocarpic species colonizing a limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 63:148.

Klemow, K.M. 1983. Population biology of butterflyweed in an abandoned limestone quarry. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 57:123.

Klemow, K.M. 1984. Water relations of limestone-quarry and old-field herbaceous plant species. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 58:110.

Shealer, K. & K. M. Klemow. 1984. Population flux of Echium vulgare L. (blueweed) in a limestone quarry: analysis by population projection matrices. Contributed paper: Eastern Colleges Science Conference. Abstract: Eastern Colleges Science Conference Program 38:19.

Klemow, K.M. 1984. Plant community development in an abandoned limestone quarry: a demographic assessment. Contributed paper: Miami International Symposium on the Biosphere. Extended abstract: Proceedings of Condensed Papers (ed. by T. N. Veziroglu):61-64.

Klemow, K.M. 1984. Natural revegetation in an abandoned limestone quarry: a demographic perspective. Contributed poster: Symposium on Restoration Ecology: Theory and Practice. Madison, WI. Abstract: Conference Proceedings.

Klemow, K.M. & M. Yencha. 1985. Demography of the clonal perennial Hieracium florentinum in an abandoned limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 59:79.

Yencha, M. & Klemow, K.M. 1985. Population ecology of the clonal perennial Hieracium florentinum L. (hawkweed) in an abandoned limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Eastern Colleges Science Conference. Abstract: Eastern Colleges Science Conference Program 39:4.

Klemow, K.M. 1985. Demography of Asclepias tuberosa in an abandoned limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 66:209.

Klemow, K.M. 1986. Persistence of Melilotus alba in a temporally variable habitat: When does a biennial behave like an annual? Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 60:85.

Klemow, K.M. 1986. Patterns of juvenile survival among herbs colonizing an abandoned limestone quarry: a test of life-history theory. Contributed paper: Fourth International Congress of Ecology. Abstract: Program of the Fourth International Congress of Ecology: 203.

Klemow, K.M. 1987. Patterns of juvenile survival among herbs colonizing an abandoned limestone quarry: a test of life-history theory. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 61:89.

Broody, D.J. & K. M. Klemow. 1987. Reproduction in the herbaceous plant Echium vulgare: effects of seed position on weight and germination of seeds and seedling growth. Contributed paper: Eastern Colleges Science Conference. Abstract: Eastern Colleges Science Conference Program 41.

Klemow, K.M. 1987. Demography of the clonal perennial Hieracium florentinum in an unproductive habitat. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 68:341-342.

Broody, D.J. & K. M. Klemow. 1988. Seed production and early seedling survival in Echium vulgare L. (blueweed). Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 62:41.

Klemow, K.M. 1988. Plant communities of the Tubs Natural Area, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 62:49.

Oliver, J.L. & K. M. Klemow. 1988. Annual growth decline in red spruce (Picea rubens) in northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 62:55.

Klemow, K.M. 1988. A demographic analysis of rarity and commonness among plant species in a limestone quarry. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 69:193.

Klemow, K.M. 1989. A demographic analysis of commonness and rarity among co-occurring herbaceous plant species. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 63:50.

Klemow, K.M. 1989. How to allay students' fears when presenting complex material: introducing the Bewilderment - Study Effort curve. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 63:50.

Klemow, K.M. & D. Broody. 1989. Reproduction in Echium vulgare L. (blueweed): effects of seed position and seed weight on seedling growth. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 70:171.

Klemow, K.M. 1990. Attributes of an outstanding professor: results of a survey at Wilkes University. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 63:217.

Heaman, P. & K. M. Klemow. 1990. Using writing to involve students in learning in content areas. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Department of Education meeting - Creating a Climate for Learning.

Klemow, K.M. 1991. Towards a rational ecology education strategy for pre-meds, future genetic engineers and other non-organismally-oriented students. Invited paper: Ecological Society of America Symposium on Ecology Education for Undergraduates: Current Perspectives and Future Directions. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 72: 163.

Klemow, K.M. 1992. Ecology in the undergraduate curriculum: Results of a national survey. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 65:185-186.

Klemow, K.M. 1992. Ecology for Pre-meds: what physicians prescribe. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 65:186.

Klemow, K.M. 1993. Creation of wetland probability maps for Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 66:190.

Klemow, K.M. 1993. Creation of wetland probability maps for Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 74: 311.

Klemow, K.M. 1994. BioInformatics: A laboratory exercise to introduce introductory-level science majors to the scientific literature. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 67:183.

Tarutis, W., K. Klemow, & T. Walski. 1994. A survey of water quality in acid mine drainage streams of Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 67:200.

Tarutis, W., T. Walski, & K. Klemow. 1994. Estimation of acid mine drainage impact on streams using conductance measurements. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 67:200.

Klemow, K.M. 1994. EcoInformatics: A laboratory exercise to introduce undergraduate students to the ecological literature. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 75:112.

Klemow, K., W. Tarutis, & T. Walski. 1995. Aerial extent of acid mine drainage in the lower Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 68:182.

Walski, T., M. Curry, & K. Klemow. 1995. Is the Susquehanna River a source or sink for Acid Mine Drainage in the Wyoming Valley of Eastern Pennsylvania? Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 68:197.

Klemow, K.M. 1996. How accurate are the National Wetland Inventory maps: An analysis from northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 69:153.

Klemow, K. M. and M. Mohseni 1996. How accurate are the National Wetland Inventory maps: An analysis from northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 77:237.

Klemow, K.M., M. Mohseni, D. Clancy, D. Grassi, T. Massenheimer, H. Quick, S. Schoenwolf, and M. Wassel. 1997. Further evaluation of National Wetland Inventory Maps for Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 70:179.

Klemow, K.M. 1998. Using the Internet to teach ecology. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 71:182-183.

Klemow, K. M.*, M. Mohseni, J. Azarewicz, C. Chipego, J. Jesse, and D. Siani. 1999. Correlation of National Wetland Inventory Boundaries to in-field delineations: a follow-up assessment. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 72:167.

Kwasny, J.A.* and K. M. Klemow. 2000. Developing an online taxonomic key to the plants of the Kirby Park Natural Area. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 73:165.

Klemow, K. M.*, C. A. Cravotta, T. Chesnick, J. J. Chaplin, M. Taney, and B.Davis. 2000. Effects of abandoned mine drainage on stream water quality in the southern Wyoming Valley: a new picture emerges. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 73:163.

Grant, B.W., C. D'Avanzo, S. Musante, and K. Klemow. 2000. Experiments to Teach Ecology (Volume 2): A new ESA-sponsored web site and CD-ROM for undergraduate ecological education. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts 108.

Klemow, K. M. and T. Chesnick. 2001. Assessment of the Earth Conservancy's Phase II mine drainage treatment wetland system.. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 74:xxx.

Petras, M., R. Ali, and K. M. Klemow. 2001. Mine reclamation strategies: early successes may hinder long-term outcomes. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 74:xxx.

Klemow, K.M. 2001. On-line databases for research and education: some general perspectives. Invited panel presentation. American Institute of Biological Sciences meeting.

Klemow, K. M. 2001. Restoring an urbanized watershed impacted by abandoned mine drainage: an integrated strategy. Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts 132.

Klemow, K. M. 2002. Plant community attributes within two urbanized, mine-impacted watersheds in the Wyoming Valley. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 75:110-111.

Hughes, S. L., S. Zuchowski, and K M. Klemow. 2002. Improving the on-line key to the plants of the Kirby Park Natural Area. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 75:108.

Klemow, K.M. 2002. Correlating water quality, vegetation, and macroinvertebrates in two AMD-impacted watersheds.   Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts 180-181.

Rizzo, S.A., C. Angelo, J. Hassan, J. Mack, E. Robaczewski, K. Klemow, and W. Toothill. 2003. Impact of abandoned mine drainage on riparian plant communities along streams in the Wyoming Valley of Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 76:130-131.

Klemow, K.M. 2003. Patterns of native and alien plant species in two watersheds impacted by anthracite mining and urbanization.  Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts 184-185.

Keller, J., R. Klemish, R. Helfrick, J. DiGerardo, T. Tonkin, and K. M. Klemow. 2004. Tree invasion on reclaimed strip mines: reevaluating inhibition.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 77:136.

Klemow, K.M. 2004. Patterns of native and alien plant species in two watersheds impacted by anthracite mining and urbanization.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 77:137.

DiGerardo, J., J. Keller, R. Klemish, R. Helfrick, T. Tonkin, and K. M. Klemow. 2004. Tree invasion on reclaimed strip mines: reevaluating inhibition.  Contributed paper: Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting. Abstract: Program of the Ecological Society of America - Mid-Atlantic Chapter conference.

Klemow, K. M. 2005.  Smart Land Reclamation.  Council for the Research & Reclamation of Disturbed Lands in PA Annual Meeting, Jersey Shore, PA.

Keating, B. E. Roveda, M. Smith, K. Klemow, W. Toothill, and M. Troy. 2005. Inventorying and assessing the values of urban trees in Kingston, PA using CITYgreen® 5.0.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 78:117. [get poster]

Burnham, A., A. Henry, B. Rabel, H. Thomas, and K. M. Klemow. 2005. Developing dichotomous and polyclave online keys for the plants from the Kirby Park Natural Area of Wilkes-Barre, PA.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 78:106.

Thompson, S., C. Bier, K. Klemow, J. Bonomo, F. Felbaum, P. Johnson, S. Klinger, P. Lyskava, and E. Schroth. 2005. Developing a biodiversity conservation plan for Pennsylvania: an overview.  Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 78:135.

C.W. Bier, J.E. Rawlins, S.A. Thompson, and K.M. Klemow. 2005. Developing a biodiversity conservation plan for Pennsylvania: providing the science. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 78:104.

Klemow, K.M. and S.A. Thompson. 2005. Developing a biodiversity conservation plan for Pennsylvania: sharing biodiversity data.  Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 78:118-119. [get Powerpoint]

Klemow, K.M. 2005. Tree invasion on reclaimed anthracite surface mines in Pennsylvania: reevaluating inhibition.  Contributed paper presented at Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts. [get Powerpoint]

Giroux, R., B. Karwaski, K. M. Klemow, T. Wignot, D. Mencer, and B. Whitman. 2006. Role of plant architecture and cuticular features in removing iron from wetlands constructed to treat abandoned mine drainage.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 79:109. [get poster]

Sweppenheiser, N. and K. M. Klemow. 2006. Inventory and valuation of urban trees in Kingston, PA using CITYgreen® 5.0. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 79:126-127. [get Powerpoint]

Dibble, B., M. Johnston, T. Orelien, J. Thompson, K. Klemow, and M. Zukoski.  2006. Online polyclave key for the plants from the Kirby Park Natural Area, Wilkes-Barre, PA.  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 79:107. [get poster]

Klemow, K., Dibble, B., M. Johnston, T. Orelien, J. Thompson, and M. Zukoski.  2006. Online polyclave key for the plants from the Kirby Park Natural Area, Wilkes-Barre, PA.  Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting Abstracts 9. [get poster]

Klemow, K.M.  2007.  Using and contributing to BiosciEd.net - the digital library for teaching resources in the biological sciences.  Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 80:114-115. [get Powerpoint]

Wilson, Z., R. Stetz, and K. Klemow.  2007.  Developing handheld electronic aids to promote understanding of plants in the field. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 80:129. [get Powerpoint]

Lee, A., C. Kudrak, D. Resciniti, and K. Klemow.  2007.  Evaluating the ability of different wetland species to remove iron within constructed wetlands to treat abandoned mine drainage. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 80:115. [get poster]

Riem, J. and K. Klemow.  2007.  EcoEd.net: ESA's digital library to advance teaching in Ecology.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Meeting Abstracts.

Curtis, R., R. Kosik, H. Washenko, A. Velopolcak, and K. Klemow.  2008.  Developing a podcast nature guide for the Kirby Park Natural Area, Wilkes-Barre. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. Abstract: Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 81:113. [get poster]

Washenko, H., A. Velopolcak, R. Kosik, Curtis, R., R. Stetz, Z. Wilson, and Klemow, K.  2008.  Developing a podcast nature guide for the Kirby Park Natural Area, Wilkes-Barre. Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America - Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting Abstracts. [get poster]

Klemow, K., Curtis, R., A. Velopolcak, H. Washenko, R. Kosik, R. Stetz, and Z. Wilson.  2008.  Developing a podcast nature guide for an urban natural area in northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Meeting Abstracts. [get poster]

Riem, J. and K. Klemow.  2008.  Find resources to teach undergraduate ecology using EcoEd Digital Library.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Meeting Abstracts. [get poster]

Klemow, K.M. & J. Riem.  2009.  Find resources to teach undergraduate ecology using EcoEd Digital Library” Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America, Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting.

Curtis, R., J. Mancuso, A. Perini, A. Patel, & J. Bauman  2009.  Can Japanese knotweed serve as a source of biomass energy?  Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America, Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting.

Klemow, K.M.  2009.  Digital Libraries for Teaching Biology.  Invited Paper.  Symposium on Biology Education.  Pennsylvania Academy of Science.

Klemow, K.M. & J. Riem.  2009.  Locate and publish digital teaching materials using EcoEd Digital Library. Contributed poster:  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M. 2010. Improving biodiversity conservation and restoration in inland wetlands with effective implementation of environmental public policy.  Invited paper:  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M., D. Kirschtel, K.L. Shea, T. Mourad, and J. Riem.  2010.  Evolving ESA’s EcoEd Digital Library to support outstanding undergraduate ecology education.  Invited poster.  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Janosov, E., R. Mercatili, C. Rizzardi, J. Akakpo, J. Lor, P. Payne, T. Ricker, and K. M. Klemow. 2010.  Evaluating tree colonization on reclaimed mines in the northern anthracite fields of Pennsylvania. Contributed paper:  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Hopper, K., C. Sperger, and K. Klemow.  2010. Developing podcast trail guides: using technology to merge community based learning with public ecology education. Contributed poster:  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Cheehan, A., M. Haas, G. Sworen, and K. Klemow.  2011.  Inhibition of woody colonization on a reclaimed anthracite mine: seed rain and seed bank dynamics  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Maloney, B., C. Sperger, and K. Klemow.  2011.  Developing a podcast trail guide for Nuangola Bog, Luzerne County, PA  Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Klemow, K., D. Kirschtel, K. Shea, T. Mourad.  2011.  EcoEd Digital Library: Supporting innovative undergraduate ecology education through peer-reviewed collections   Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Klemow, K. J. Morrison, M. Wu. 2011.  Special symposium: Ecological and Economic Implications of Marcellus Shale Development.  Ecological Society of America, Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting.  Speakers included: F. Anderson (Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences), R. Howarth (Cornell University), M. Jacobson (Penn State).  Montclair, NJ.

Sperger, C., B. Maloney, and K. Klemow.  2011.  Developing a podcast trail guide for Nuangola Bog, Luzerne County, PA.  Contributed poster: Ecological Society of America, Mid-Atlantic Chapter meeting.

Sworen, G., M. Haas, A. Cheehan, and K.M. Klemow. 2011. Inhibition of woody colonization on a reclaimed anthracite mine: Seed rain and seed bank dynamics.  Contributed paper.  Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M. 2011.  Can use of handhelds in citizen science programs spur public consensus on development of shale gas in northeastern Pennsylvania?  Contributed paper.  Ecological Society of America meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M., P. Allen, D. Kirschtel, K.L. Shea, A. Herrera, and T. Mourad. 2011.  Using data discovery to promote ecological understanding in undergraduate ecology courses: The EcoEd DL and Science Pipes collaboration. Contributed poster at Organized Poster Session. Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Sperger, C., B. Maloney, and K.M. Klemow.  2011. Developing a podcast trail guide for Nuangola Bog, Luzerne County, PA: Achieving community education through service learning and technology.  Contributed poster.  Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M. 2012.  Achieving an accurate public understanding of shale gas impacts: Opportunities for scientists and educators.  Invited presentation.  Environmental and Social Implications of Hydraulic Fracturing and Gas Drilling in the United States: An Integrative Workshop for the Evaluation of the State of Science and Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC.

Barnard, T., E. Schramm, B. Naberezny, D. Bruns, and K. Klemow. 2012. Surface water quality monitoring to address the impacts on Marcellus Gas development on small and medium streams in northeast Pennsylvania. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Allen, P., K.M. Klemow, T. Mourad, and C. Smith. 2012.  Data exploration in the ecology classroom: The Science-Pipes approach. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Klemow, K.M.  2012. Achieving an accurate public understanding of Marcellus shale gas impacts: opportunities for scientists and educators. Contributed paper: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Hines, D., E. Schramm, C. Sperger, and K. Klemow. 2012.  Educating the public about Marcellus Shale: an informational website for Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Hanna, G, C. Filipkowski, A. Wascavage, and K.M. Klemow.  2012.  Inhibition of Woody Colonization on a Reclaimed Anthracite Mine: Role of Seed Germination and Seedling Survival. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Klemow, K.M. and D. Bruns. 2012.  Achieving an accurate public understanding of shale gas impacts: Opportunities for scientists and educators. Organized Oral Presentation.  Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Barnard, T. D. Bruns, E. Schramm, B. Naberezny, C. Sperger, and K. Klemow. 2012. Surface water quality monitoring to address the impacts on Marcellus Gas development on small and medium streams in northeast Pennsylvania. Contributed Oral Presentation.  Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M., P. Allen, D. Kirschtel, K.L. Shea, A. McMillan, and T. Mourad. 2012.  Using data discovery to promote ecological understanding in undergraduate ecology courses: The EcoEd DL and Science Pipes collaboration. Contributed Poster.  Ecological Society of America meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M. P. Allen, T. Mourad, and A. McMillen.  2013.  Data Exploration in the Ecology Classroom: The Science-Pipes Approach.  Invited presentation.  Life Discovery Education Conference.

Klemow, K.M.  2013. Public reaction to emerging science on shale gas development: Leave the cherries alone.  Invited panel presentation: Marcellus Educator’s Conference.

Klemow, K.M.  2013.  The IEER program for educating the public on shale gas issues in Northeastern PA.  Contributed poster: Marcellus Educator’s Conference.

Klemow, K.M. 2013. Translating scientific findings into public understanding of shale gas issues: challenges and potential solutions. Invited presentation.  Symposium on Marcellus Shale development.  Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting.

Bruns, D., K. Klemow*, B. Naberezny, E. Schramm, K. Larkin, & C. Sperger.  2013.  Potential Impacts of Marcellus Shale Gas Development on Water Chemistry and Macroinvertebrate Community Composition in Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Invited presentation: Symposium on environmental impacts of unconventional natural gas development.  Society for Freshwater Science meeting.

Klemow, K.M.  2013.  Surface water impacts from hydrofracking.  Environmental Issues in Natural Gas Production.  Invited presentation: Short course offered by HalfMoon Education Inc.  Fort Washington, PA.

Klemow, K.M., P. Allen, K. Shea, T. Mourad, and A. McMillan. 2013.  Enhancing student learning in undergraduate ecology courses through the EcoEdDL / Science Pipes collaboration. Contributed Poster. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M.  2013.  Using Science Pipes in Undergraduate Ecology Courses.  Invited presentation.  Workshop on Using Large Scale Datasets in Education. Mourad, T., A. McMillen, and D. Bowie. (orgs.).  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting.   Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Klemow, K.M.  Science, Energy, and Environmental Education: Challenges and Opportunities. North American Association for Environmental Education conference. (Oct. 2013).

Klemow, K.M. 2014.  Wilkes University: Energy in our World: BIO / EES 105.  Invited webinar presentation.  Department of Energy. Dialogue #1: Energy in the Classroom. http://www.energy.gov/sites/prod/files/2014/07/f17/Energy101Dialogue1_0.pdf.

Jablonski, L., K. Klemow, N. Henger, and K. Kuriger. 2014.  Analysis of the Ecological Dimensions in General Public Energy Education Programs of Major Justice, Faith-Based, Indigenous and Environmental organizations: Energizing a Future Role for Ecologists. Presentation at symposium that I organized.  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts

Klemow. K.M. 2014.  Eleven-Year Retrospective of a Wetland Mitigation Project in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed Oral Presentation. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts

Bruns, D.A., B. Naberezny, and K. Klemow. 2014.  Stream Macroinvertebrate Indicators Response to Land Use and Marcellus Shale Gas Development in the Susquehanna Basin of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed Oral Presentation. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.  

Klemow, K.M.  2014.  Is Religion a Problem or a Solution for Global Environmental Issues? Insights from the Jewish Tradition.  Invited Ignite Presentation. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts. (August 2015)

Klemow, K.M.  2015. Undergraduate Energy Education: The Interdisciplinary Imperative.  Invited presentation.  National Energy Education Summit. National Coalition for Science and the Environment.  (January 2015).

Klemow, K., A. Alghusn, T. Berhe, M. Davis, D. Dech, C. Kropiewnicki, and C. Smith. 2015. Vegetation Assessment of the Transco Natural Gas Pipeline in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed poster: Pennsylvania Academy of Science meeting. (April 2015).

Klemow, K.M., D.A. Bruns, & B. Naberezny, and K. Klemow. 2015.  Stream macroinvertebrate indicators response to selected measures of habitat, water chemistry, land use, and Marcellus shale gas development in the Susquehanna Basin of northeastern Pennsylvania.  Invited presentation at Shale Network 2015 Workshop.  Penn State.  (May 2015).

Klemow, K. 2015. Ecologists as consultants: Biostitutes, or the front line as ecological protectors and educators? Presentation at an Ignite session that I organized.  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting
Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.  (August 2015).

Klemow. K.M. 2015. The regional impact of university institutes in promoting ecoliteracy and sustainability agenda. Presentation at an Organized Oral session that I co-organized.  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts. (August 2015).

Klemow, K.M.  2015. Public reaction to science for shale gas development: Can we get to a better place? Invited presentation at TEDx event, Stroudsburg, PA. (October 2015). Link to YouTube video

Klemow, K.M.  2015. Shale gas development in Pennsylvania: Tales from south of the border.  Invited presentation at State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY. (October 2015).

Klemow, K.M. and D. Messersmith.  2016.  Governor’s Pipeline Task Force.  Webinar hosted by Penn State University Extension.  (March 2016).

Heid, C., A. Campisi, F. Fach, C. Nicolae, V. Yeselevige Rudovitz, and K. Klemow. 2016. Vegetation assessment of the Transco pipeline right of way in Luzerne Co., PA. Contributed Poster.  Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter annual meeting. (March 2016).

Klemow, K.M. 2016. Integrating ecologists into the pipeline of emerging energy careers. Presentation at an Ignite session that I co-organized.  Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Heid, C. A. Campisi, J. Youkoski, C. Gregory and K. Klemow. 2016. Vegetation assessment of an interstate natural gas pipeline right-of-way in northeastern Pennsylvania, USA. Contributed paper. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Bruns, D.A., B. Naberezny, K. Klemow. 2016. Stream macroinvertebrate indicator response to selected measures of habitat, water chemistry, land use, and Marcellus Shale gas development in the Susquehanna Basin of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Contributed paper. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting.  Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Solomon, L., K. Klemow, C. Cid, J.A. Reynolds, T. Mourad.  2016. An historical timeline of ESA’s efforts to promote ecological literacy and enhance human diversity among ecologists. Contributed poster. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts. https://eco.confex.com/eco/2016/webprogram/Paper60883.html.

Klemow, K.M., K.A. Shea, T. Mourad.  2016. Enhancing student learning in undergraduate ecology courses through EcoEdDL. Contributed poster. Ecological Society of America Annual meeting. Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstracts.

Miscellaneous other reviews and essays

Klemow, K.M. 1987. Review of the 1986 Sigma Xi annual meeting. A New Agenda for Science. Circulated to members of the Wilkes College Sigma Xi club, and other interested members of the community.

Klemow, K.M. 1988. Review of the 1987 Sigma Xi annual meeting. The International Geosphere-Biosphere Program. Circulated to members of the Wilkes College Sigma Xi club, and other interested members of the community.

Klemow, K.M. 1988. Review of the 1988 Sigma Xi annual meeting. Public Understanding of Science and Technology. Circulated to members of the Wilkes College Sigma Xi club, and other interested members of the community.

Klemow, K.M. 1990. Review of the 1989 Sigma Xi annual meeting. Science as a Way of Knowing: the Undergraduate Experience. Circulated to members of the Wilkes College Sigma Xi club, and other interested members of the community.


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