DeBoer, J. A., M. C. Thoms, J. T. Lamer, A. F. Casper, and M. D. Delong. 2021. Complex to simple: fish growth along the Illinois River network. Ecological Complexity 45:100891.
DeBoer, J. A., M. C. Thoms, M. D. Delong, M. E. Parsons, and A. F. Casper. 2020. Spatial heterogeneity of ecosystem function in an “Anthropocene” river system. Anthropocene. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ancene.2020.100252
Whitten, A. L., J. A. DeBoer, L. E. Solomon, A K. Fritts, M. W. Fritts, R. M. Pendleton, T. D. Van Middlesworth, and A. F. Casper. 2020. Spatial variation in bluegill population demographics in a highly modified large river system. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 35:303-320.
DeBoer, J. A., M. C. Thoms, A. F. Casper, and M. D. Delong. 2019. The response of fish diversity in a highly modified large river system to multiple anthropogenic stressors. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 124:384-404.
DeBoer, J. A., A. M. Anderson, and A. F. Casper. 2018. Multi-trophic response to invasive silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix) in a large floodplain river. Freshwater Biology 63:597–611.
VonBank, J. A., J. A. DeBoer, A. F. Casper, and H. M. Hagy. 2018. Ichthyochory in a temperate river system by common carp (Cyprinus carpio). Journal of Freshwater Ecology 33:83–96.
Love, S. A., N. J. Lederman, R. L. Haun, J. A. DeBoer, and A. F. Casper. 2018. Does aquatic invasive species removal benefit native fish? The response of gizzard shad (Dorosoma cepedianum) to commercial harvest of bighead carp (Hypophthalmichthys nobilis) and silver carp (H. molitrix). Hydrobiologia 817:403-412.
Gibson-Reinemer, D. K., R. A. Sparks, J. A. DeBoer, M. W. Fritts, A. F. Casper, and J. H. Chick. 2017. Ecological recovery of a river fish assemblage following the implementation of the Clean Water Act. BioScience 67: 957-970.
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Parker, J. L., M. W. Fritts, and J. A. DeBoer. 2018. Length-weight relationships for small Midwestern US fishes. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 34:1081–1083.
Fritts, M. W., A. K. Fritts, R. M. Pendleton, T. D. VanMiddlesworth, L. E. Solomon, J. A. DeBoer, and A. F. Casper. 2018. Survey of intersex (testicular oocytes) in black crappie collected from the Illinois River Waterway. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 9(2):659–665.
Fritts, M. W., J. A. DeBoer, D. K. Gibson-Reinemer, B. J. Lubinski, M. A. McClelland, and A. F. Casper. 2017. Over a half-century of fish community monitoring in Illinois’ large rivers: the evolution of methods used by the Illinois Natural History Survey’s Long-term Survey and Assessment of Large-River Fishes in Illinois Monitoring Program. Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin 41(1): 1–18.
Fritts, A. K., M. W. Fritts, W. R. Haag, J. A. DeBoer, and A. F. Casper. 2017. Freshwater mussel shells (Unionidae) chronicle changes in a North American river over the past 1000 years. Science of the Total Environment 575: 199-206.
Gibson-Reinemer, D. K., D. R. Stewart, A. F. Casper, M. W. Fritts, and J. A. DeBoer. 2016. Estimating the effects of environmental variables and gear type on the detection and occupancy of large river fishes in a standardized sampling program using multi-season Bayesian mixture models. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:1445-1456.
Fritts, M. W., J. A. DeBoer, A. K. Fritts, K. A. Kellock, R. B. Bringolf, and A. F. Casper. 2016. Survey of intersex occurrence in Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides) from the Upper Illinois River Waterway. American Midland Naturalist 176 (1), 158-165.
DeBoer, J. A., C. M. Webber, T. A. Dixon, and K. L. Pope. 2016. The influence of a severe reservoir drawdown on springtime zooplankton and larval fish assemblages in Red Willow Reservoir, Nebraska. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 31:131-146. DOI:10.1080/02705060.2015.1055312.
DeBoer, J. A. and K. L. Pope. 2015. Factors influencing recruitment of walleye and white bass to three distinct early ontogenetic stages. Ecology of Freshwater Fish. DOI: 10.1111/eff.12229.
DeBoer, J. A., S. A. Ogren, J. M. Holtgren, and E. B. Snyder. 2015. Movement and habitat use by mottled sculpin in a sand-dominated 1st-order stream following habitat restoration. American Midland Naturalist 173:335-345.
DeBoer, J. A., J. J. Fontaine, C. J. Chizinski, and K. L. Pope. 2015. Counterintuitive life-history expression in a highly variable environment. Great Plains Research 25:25-38.
DeBoer, J. A., K. L. Pope, and K. D. Koupal. 2013. Environmental factors regulating the recruitment of walleye Sander vitreus and white bass Morone chrysops in irrigation reservoirs. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 22:43-54.
Martin,D. L., B. M. Pracheil, J. A. DeBoer, G. R. Wilde, and K. L. Pope. 2012. Using the internet to understand angler behavior in the information age. Fisheries 37:458-463.
DeBoer, J. A., S. A. Ogren, J. M. Holtgren, and E. B. Snyder. 2011. A 100-year flood in a low-gradient Michigan stream: response of the resident and non-resident fish assemblages. American Midland Naturalist 166:446-452.