Pillet, M., M. E. Joetzjer, N. Barbier, C. Belmin, J. Chave, P. Ciais, A. Dourdain, M. Evans, B. Herault, S. Luyssaert, and B. Poulter. 2017. Disentangling competitive versus climatic drivers of tropical forest mortality. Journal of Ecology DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12876. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., D. A. Falk, A. Arizpe, T. L. Swetnam, F. Babst, and K. E. Holsinger. 2017. Fusing tree-ring and forest inventory data to infer influences on tree growth. Ecosphere. DOI:10.1002/ecs2.1889 pdf
Vanderwel, M. C., D. M. A. Rosendaal, and M. E. K. Evans. 2017. Predicting the abundance of forest types across the eastern U. S. through inverse modelling of tree demography. Ecological Applications DOI:10.1002/eap.1596 pdf
Evans, M. E. K., C. Merow, S. Record, S. McMahon, and B. J. Enquist. 2016. Towards process-based range modeling of many species. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 31: 860-871.
Charney, N., Babst, F., Poulter, B., Record, S., Trouet, V., Enquist, B., Evans, M. 2016 Observed forest sensitivity to climate implies large changes in 21st century North American forest growth. Ecology Letters 19: 1119-1128.
Dennhardt, A. J., M. E. K. Evans, A. Dechner, L. E. F. Hunt, and B. A. Maurer. 2016. Macroecology and the theory of island biogeography: abundant utility for applications in restoration ecology. Ch. 16 In Falk, D., M. Palmer,
and J. Zedler, eds. Foundations of Restoration Ecology, 2nd Ed. Island Press.
Soulebeau, A., R. Pellens, P. P. Lowry II, X. Aubriot, M. E. K. Evans, and T. Haevermans. 2015. Conservation of phylogenetic diversity in Madagascar's largest endemic plant family, Sarcolaenaceae. Ch. 18 In Pellens, R. and P.
Biodiversity Conservation and Phylogenetic Systematics: species protection in an extinction crisis. Topics in Biodiversity and Conservation, Vol. 14. Springer, New York.
Evans, M. E. K., X. Aubriot, D. J. Hearn, M. Lanciaux, S. Lavergne, C. Cruaud, P. P. Lowry II, and T. Haevermans. 2014. Insights on the evolution of plant succulence from a remarkable radiation in Madagascar. Systematic Biology 63: 698-711.
Merow, C., J. P. Dahlgren, C. J. E. Metcalf, D. Childs, M. E. K. Evans, E. Jongejans, S. Record, M. Rees, R. Salguero-Gomez, and S. McMahon. 2013. Advancing population ecology with integral projection models: a practical guide.
Methods in Ecology and Evolution doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12146.
Lavergne, S., M. E. K. Evans, I. Burfield, F. Jiguet, and W. Thuiller. 2013. Are species' responses to global change predicted by past niche evolution? Invited contribution to a special issue of
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B on evolutionary rescue. pdf
Evans, M. E. K. and K. E. Holsinger. 2012. Estimating covariation between vital rates: a simulation study of connected vs. separate generalized linear mixed models (GLMMs). Invited contribution to
a special issue titled: “Developments
in structured models: construction, analysis, and inference”. Theoretical Population Biology 82: 299-306. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., D. J. Hearn, K. E. Theiss, K. Cranston, M. J. Donoghue, and K. E. Holsinger. 2011. Extreme environments select for reproductive assurance: evidence from evening primroses. New Phytologist 191: 555-563. Selected as recommended reading by Deborah
Charlesworth (Faculty of 1000 Biology). pdf
Evans, M. E. K., K. E. Holsinger, and E. S. Menges. 2010. Fire, vital rates, and population viability: a hierarchical Bayesian analysis of the endangered Florida scrub mint. Ecological Monographs 80(4): 627-649. Featured on the home page of ESA’s
Plant Population Ecology Section, November, 2011. pdf
Theiss, K. E., K. E. Holsinger, and M. E. K. Evans. 2010. Breeding system variation in ten evening primroses (Oenothera, sections
Anogra and Kleinia; Onagraceae). American Journal of Botany 97: 1031-1039. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., S. A. Smith, R. S. Flynn, and M. J. Donoghue. 2009. Climate, niche evolution, and diversification of the “bird-cage” evening primroses (Oenothera, sections Anogra and Kleinia). American
Naturalist 173: 225-240. American Society of Naturalists’ 2010 Presidential
Award. pdf Appendix
Gallet, R., T. Tully, M. E. K. Evans. 2009. Ecological conditions affect evolutionary trajectory in a predator-prey system. Evolution 63: 641-651. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., K. E. Holsinger, and E. S. Menges. 2008. Modeling the effect of fire on demography of Dicerandra frutescens ssp. frutescens, an endangered plant endemic to Florida scrub. Population Ecology 50:53-62.
Evans, M. E. K., R. Ferriere, M. J. Kane, and D. L. Venable. 2007. Bet hedging via seed banking in desert evening primroses (Oenothera, Onagraceae): demographic evidence from natural populations. American Naturalist 169(2):184-194.
Hille Ris Lambers, J., B. Aukema, J. Diez, M. Evans, A. Latimer. 2006. Effects of global change on inflorescence production: a Bayesian hierarchical analysis. Chapter 4 In Hierarchical Modelling for the Environmental Sciences. J. S. Clark
and A. E. Gelfand, editors. Oxford University Press.
Evans, M. E. K., D. J. Hearn, W. J. Hahn, J. Spangle and D. L. Venable. 2005. Climate and life-history evolution in evening primroses (
Oenothera, Onagraceae): a phylogenetic comparative analysis. Evolution 59(9):1914-1927. pdf
Evans, M. E. K. and J. J. Dennehy. 2005. Germ banking: bet hedging and variable release from egg and seed dormancy. The Quarterly Review of Biology 80(4):431-451. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon. 2004. Mating systems and limits to seed production in two Dicerandra mints endemic to Florida scrub. Biodiversity and Conservation 13(10):1819-1832. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon. 2003. Reproductive biology of three sympatric endangered plants endemic to Florida scrub. Biological Conservation 111(2):235-246. pdf
Evans, M. E. K., R. W. Dolan, E. S. Menges, and D. R. Gordon.
2000. Genetic diversity and reproductive biology of Warea carteri (Brassicaceae), a narrowly endemic Florida scrub annual. American
Journal of Botany 87(3):372-381. pdf