Food Security in India


 Zavaleta, Jennifer. Women’s Role in Ensuring Seasonal Food Security in Rainfed India. 2019. University of Michigan, Ph.D. dissertation.

Conservation Agriculture in Malawi


Bell, A. R., Zavaleta Cheek, J., Mataya, F., & Ward, P. S. (2018). Do as they did: Peer effects explain adoption of conservation agriculture in Malawi. Water, 10(1), 51.



Community Forestry in Chile


Andersson, K., Lawrence, D., Zavaleta, J., & Guariguata, M. R. (2016). More trees, more poverty? The socioeconomic effects of tree plantations in Chile, 2001–2011. Environmental management, 57(1), 123-136.


Donoso, P. J., Frêne, C., Flores, M., Moorman, M. C., Oyarzún, C. E., & Zavaleta, J. C.  (2014). Balancing water supply and old-growth forest conservation in the lowlands of south-central Chile through adaptive co-management. Landscape Ecology, 29(2), 245-260.

Donoso, P. J., & Zavaleta, J. C. (2014). Propuesta preliminar de incorporación de nuevos sitios de investigaciones socio-ecológicas de largo plazo en la Red LTSER de Chile. Bosque (Valdivia), 35(3), 459-465.



Shinnery Oak Prairie and Lesser Prairie Chickens


Zavaleta, J. C., Haukos, D. A., Grisham, B., Boal, C., & Dixon, C. (2016). Restoring sand shinnery oak prairies with herbicide and grazing in New Mexico. The Southwestern Naturalist, 61(3), 225-232.


Zavaleta, J. (2012). Community response to use of prescribed grazing and tebuthiuron herbicide for restoration of sand shinnery oak communities (Master’s Thesis).


Haukos, D. A., & Zavaleta, J. C. (2016). Habitat. Ecology and conservation of lesser prairie-chickens. Studies in Avian Biology, 48, 99-132.


​Grisham, B. A., Zavaleta, J. C., Behney, A. C., Borsdorf, P. K., Lucia, D. R., Boal, C. W., & Haukos, D. A. (2016). Ecology and conservation of Lesser Prairie-Chicken in Sand Shinnery Oak Prairie. Ecology and Conservation of Lesser Prairie-Chickens. Studies in Avian Biology, 48, 315-344.


Boal, C. W., Grisham, B. A., Haukos, D. A., Zavaleta, J. C., & Dixon, C. (2014). Lesser Prairie-Chicken nest site selection, microclimate, and nest survival in association with vegetation response to a grassland restoration program (No. 2013-1235). US Geological Survey.



Zavaleta, Jennifer. Improving the Status of Indigenous Women in Peru. 2010. Claremont McKenna College, B.A. Thesis.

Cheek, C. A., Hlavaty, S., Perkins, R. N., Peyton, M. A., Ryan, C. N., Zavaleta, J. C., Boal, C.W., & Perry, G. (2013). Vertical structure use by the Stout Iguana (Cyclura pinguis) on Guana Island, BVI. IRCF Reptiles & Amphibians, 20(3), 112-118.