Publications and Presentations

PRESENTATION

Longleaf Pine Project general presentation

Published papers:  

Kronenberger, J., Cipollini, M.L., T. Baldvins, A. Montgomery, and A. Simpson. 2014. Vegetative and bird community response to management in a mountain longleaf pine forest. Natural Areas Journal 34(1):8-23.  

Cipollini, M.L., J. Culberson, C. Strippelhoff, T. Baldvins, and K. Miller. 2012. Herbaceous plants and grasses in a mountain Longleaf Pine forest undergoing restoration: a survey and comparative study. Southeastern Naturalist 11(4):637–668.  

Cipollini, M., C. Strippelhoff, T. Baldvins, R. Armstrong, K. Miller, E. Lane, C. McDaniel, and J. Culberson. 2009. Herbaceous plants and grasses of the Berry Longleaf Management Area: a preliminary survey.  Proceedings of the 7th Longleaf Alliance Regional Meeting.  Longleaf Alliance Report 14:75.

Cipollini, M. 2008. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Progress over the First Five Years. Third Montane Longleaf Conference Proceedings. Longleaf Alliance Report 13:42. 

Cipollini, M., J. Blalock, P. Browning, G. Cassell, E. Lane, N. Malloy, and E. Swanson.  2008. Short-term effects of restoration burning and herbicide treatment on aboveground biomass and tree community structure in a relict Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem. Third Montane Longleaf Conference Proceedings. Longleaf Alliance Report 13:72.

Cipollini, M., C. Francia, C. Kujala, A. Lottes, N. Malloy, M. Mann, E. Swanson, and N. Wigington. 2008. Effects of restoration prescribed burning on post-fire mortality in relict Montane Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris) in northwestern Georgia.  Third Montane Longleaf Conference Proceedings. Longleaf Alliance Report 13:71. 

Cipollini, M. 2006. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Progress over the first three years. Proceedings of the 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  Longleaf Alliance Report 9:9-12. (not peer reviewed)  

Knight, T., M. Cipollini and C. Worrell. 2006. Dendrochronological investigations of longleaf pine on Lavendar Mountain. Proceedings of the 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  Longleaf Alliance Report 9:18-24. (not peer reviewed)  

Currie, K., J. M. Varner, J. Kush, and M. Cipollini. 2006. A survey of the herbaceous vegetation found in the Berry Longleaf Pine Management Area.  Proceedings of the 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  Longleaf Alliance Report 9:35-39. (not peer reviewed)  

Huber, A., A. Gaskell, C. Worrell, and M. Cipollini. 2006. Estimation of carbon storage in a Mountain Longleaf ecosystem in northwestern Georgia.  Proceedings of the 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  Longleaf Alliance Report 9:44-48. (not peer reviewed)  

Cipollini, M., Gaskell, A., and C. Worrell. 2005. Use of herbicides and prescribed burning to control hardwoods in the regeneration and restoration of Mountain Longleaf Pine habitats.  Longleaf Alliance Report 8:9-13. (not peer reviewed)  

Cipollini, M. L. 2004. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: a management update. Proceedings of the First Mountain Longleaf Alliance Conference.  Longleaf Alliance Report 7: 43-50. (not peer reviewed)  

Cipollini, M. L., C. R. Faulkner, and J. G. Goss. 2003. The Berry Longleaf Management Plan: status of Mountain Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris) on campus and current management plan. Proceedings of the Fourth Longleaf Alliance Regional Conference.  Longleaf Alliance Report 6: 25-28. (not peer reviewed)  

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:  (undergraduate co-authors are underlined)  

Cipollini, M.L. 2014. Forest restoration and student/community engagement. Bonner Summer Leadership Institute: Community-Based Learning:  Pedagogies, Partners, and Practice Symposium. May 29, 2014, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA.  

Cipollini, M. L. 2014. Natural forests, native trees and healthy watersheds: Restoration of Mountain Longleaf Pine and American Chestnut Forests in Georgia. Georgia Statewide Arbor Day Celebration, Rome, GA, February 18, 2014.  

Cipollini, M. L. 2012. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Lessons for Marshall Forest. Emma Lewis Lipps Ecology Lecture. Shorter University, April 11, 2012.  

Montgomery, A., M. Cipollini, and S. Barrow. 2012. Survey of ravine-dwelling herpetofauna in Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem. Berry College Symposium on Student Scholarship, April 11, 2012, Mount Berry, GA (Montgomery presenting)  

Cipollini, M. L. 2011. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Progress Over the First Nine Years. 4th Montane Longleaf Pine Conference. Cheaha State Park, Alabama. Oct. 25, 2011.  

Culberson, J., M. Cipollini, T. Baldvins, E. Lane, C. McDaniel, K. Miller, and C. Strippelhoff. 2010. Herbaceous plants and grasses of the Berry College Longleaf Management Area. Abstracts: Ecological Society of America 95th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.  August 1-6, 2010.  

Kronenberger, J., T. Baldvins, M. Cipollini and A. Montgomery. 2010. Early effects of restoration practices within a historically fire-suppressed mountain longleaf pine ecosystem on vegetative and bird community structure.  Abstracts: Ecological Society of America 95th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.  August 1-6, 2010.  

Kronenberger, J., T. Baldvins, M. Cipollini, W. McCullough, A. Montgomery, and A. Simpson. 2010. Early effects of restoration practices within a historically fire-suppressed mountain longleaf pine ecosystem on vegetative structure and the bird community.  71st Annual Association of Southeastern Biologists Meeting, April 7-11, 2010, Asheville, NC.  

Baldvins, T., M. Cipollini, J. Culberson, K. Miller, and C. Strippelhoff. 2009. Herbaceous plants and grasses of the Berry College Longleaf Management Area: a preliminary survey. 70th Annual Association of Southeastern Biologists Meeting, April 1-4, 2009, Birmingham, AL.

Cipollini, M., C. Strippelhoff, T. Baldvins, R. Armstrong, K. Miller, E. Lane, and C. McDaniel. 2008. Herbaceous plants and grasses of the Berry College Longleaf Management Area: a preliminary survey. Abstracts: The Longleaf Alliance & Forest Guild Joint Meeting 2008. October 28 – November 1, Sandestin, FL.  

Cipollini, M., J. Blalock, P. Browning, G. Cassell, E. Lane, N. Malloy, and E. Swanson. 2008. Short-term effects of restoration burning and herbicide treatment on aboveground biomass and tree community structure in a relict Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem.  Abstracts: Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Spartanburg, SC.  April 16-19, 2008.  

Cipollini, M., C. Francia, C. Kujala, A. Lottes, N. Malloy, M. Mann, E. Swanson, and N. Wigington. 2008. Effects of restoration prescribed burning on post-fire mortality in relict Montane Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris) in northwestern Georgia.  Abstracts: Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Spartanburg, SC.  April 16-19, 2008.  

Cipollini, M. 2008. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Progress over the First Five Years. Abstracts: Third Montane Longleaf Conference, Auburn, AL. March 11, 2008.  

Cipollini, M., J. Blalock, P. Browning, G. Cassell, E. Lane, N. Malloy, and E. Swanson. 2008. Short-term effects of restoration burning and herbicide treatment on aboveground biomass and tree community structure in a relict Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem. Abstracts: Third Montane Longleaf Conference, Auburn, AL. March 11, 2008.  

Cipollini, M., C. Francia, C. Kujala, A. Lottes, N. Malloy, M. Mann, E. Swanson, and N. Wigington. 2008. Effects of restoration prescribed burning on post-fire mortality in relict Montane Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris) in northwestern Georgia.  Abstracts: Third Montane Longleaf Conference, Auburn, AL.  March 11, 2008.  

Cipollini, M. L. and R. Worley. 2007. Fuel loads, tree community structure, and carbon storage in Mountain Longleaf Pine stands undergoing restoration.  Abstracts: Ecological Society of America 92nd Annual Meeting, San Jose, CA.  August 4-11, 2007.  

Worley, R. and M. L. Cipollini. 2007. Fuel loads and carbon storage in mountain longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) stands undergoing restoration.  Abstracts: North Carolina Academy of Science 104th Annual Meeting, East Carolina University, March 30 – April 1, 2007.   

Worley, R. and M. L. Cipollini. 2006. Fuel loads, tree community structure, and carbon storage in Mountain Longleaf Pine stands undergoing restoration.  Longleaf Alliance Conference, Tifton, GA.  November 13-16, 2006 and Berry College NSF-REU Symposium, August 2006.  

Cipollini, M. L., A. Huber, A. Gaskell, M. Belk and C. Donahue. 2006. Estimation of carbon storage and dynamics in a Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem undergoing restoration. Ecological Society of America 91st Annual Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee.  August 6-11, 2006.  

Currie, K., J. M. Varner, J. Kush and M. Cipollini. 2006. A survey of the herbaceous vegetation in the Berry College Longleaf Pine Management Area.  The Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Gatlinburg, TN.  March 29-April 1, 2006. Southeastern Biology 53(2):208 and Berry College NSF-REU Symposium, August 2005.  

Huber, A., A. Gaskell, C. Worrell, L. Rogers and M. Cipollini. 2006. Estimation of total biomass in a Mountain Longleaf Pine ecosystem in northwestern Georgia.  The Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Gatlinburg, TN.  March 29-April 1, 2006. Southeastern Biology 53(2):169-170 and Berry College NSF-REU Symposium, August 2005.  

Cipollini, M. 2005. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: Progress Over the First Three Years. Program and Abstracts: 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  

Knight, T., M. Cipollini and C. Worrell. 2005. Dendrochronological investigations of longleaf pine on Lavendar Mountain. Program and Abstracts: 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  

Currie, K., J. M. Varner, J. Kush, and M. Cipollini. 2005. A Survey of the Herbaceous Vegetation Found in the Berry Longleaf Pine Management Area.  Program and Abstracts: 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  

Huber, A.A. Gaskell, C. Worrell and M. Cipollini. 2005. Estimation of Carbon Storage in a Mountain Longleaf Ecosystem of Northwestern Georgia.  Program and Abstracts: 2nd Mountain Longleaf Conference, Mount Berry, GA.  November 18-19, 2005.  

Cipollini, M., A. Gaskell and C. Worrell. 2005. Use of herbicide and prescribed burning to control hardwoods in the regeneration and restoration of Mountain Longleaf Pine habitats.   Abstracts: The Annual Meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, Florence, AL.  April 13-16, 2005. Southeastern Biology 52: 210 and Berry College NSF-REU Symposium, August 2004.  

Worrell, C., J. Oliver, and M. Cipollini. 2005. Determination of average longleaf pine seed viability and grafting success rate.  Abstracts: Berry College Symposium on Student Scholarship, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA, April, 2005.  

Cipollini, M., A. Gaskell, C. Worrell, M. Belk and C. Donahue. 2004. Use of herbicide and prescribed burning to control hardwoods in the regeneration and restoration of Mountain Longleaf Pine habitats.  Program and Abstracts: 5th Longleaf Alliance Regional Conference, Kush, J.S. Comp. October 12-15, 2004; Hattiesburg, MS.  

Belk, M., C. Donahue and M. Cipollini. 2004. An analysis of standing fuel loads within the Berry College Longleaf Management Area, Floyd County, GA.  Abstracts: Georgia Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA.  March 22-24, 2004.  

Cipollini, M. L. 2003. The Berry College Longleaf Pine Project: A Management Update. Abstracts: First Montane Longleaf Conference, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL.  October 15-17, 2003.  

Cipollini, M. L., C. R. Faulkner and J. G. Goss. 2002. The Berry College longleaf management plan: Status of Mountain Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris) on campus and current management plans.  Abstracts: The Fourth Longleaf Alliance Regional Conference: Longleaf Pine: A Southern Legacy Rising from the Ashes.  Southern Pines, North Carolina, November 17-20, 2002.