Selected Publications

Jha, S. and C. Kremen. 2013. Urban land use limits regional bumble bee gene flow. Molecular Ecology. 22: 2483-2495.

Kennedy, C., E. Lonsdorf, M. Neel, N. Williams, T. Ricketts, R. Winfree, R. Bommarco, C. Brittain, A. Burley, D. Cariveau, L. Carvalheiro, N. Chacoff, S. Cunningham, B. Danforth, J. Dudenhöffer, E. Elle, H. Gaines, C. Gratton, L. Garibaldi, A. Holzschuh, R. Isaacs, S. Javorek, S. Jha, A. Klein, K. Krewenka, Y. Mandelik, M. Mayfield, L. Morandin, L. Neame, M. Otieno, M. Park, S. Potts, M. Rundlöf, A. Saez, I. Steffan-Dewenter, H. Taki, J. Wilson, B. Viana, C. Westphal, S. Greenleaf, and C. Kremen. 2013. (accepted). A global quantitative synthesis of local and landscape effects on wild bee pollinators in agroecosystems. Ecology Letters.

Brittain, C., Williams, N., Kremen, C. and Klein, A.M. 2013. Synergistic effects of non-Apis bees and honey bees for pollination services. Proc R Soc B 280: 20122767. [Full Text]

Morandin, L.A.  and C. Kremen. 2012. (accepted). Hedgerow restoration promotes pollinator populations and exports native bees to adjacent fields. Ecological Applications.

Hanna, C., D. Foote, and C. Kremen. 2012. Invasive species management restores a plant–pollinator mutualism in Hawaii. Journal of Applied Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12027

Brittain, C., C. Kremen, and A.-M. Klein. 2012. Biodiversity buffers pollination from changes in environmental conditions. Global Change Biology 19:540-547.[Full Text]

Kremen, C., and A. Miles. 2012. Ecosystem services in biologically diversified versus conventional farming systems: benefits, externalities, and trade-offs. Ecology and Society 17(4): 40. [Full Text]

Kremen, C., A. Iles, and C. Bacon. 2012. Diversified farming systems: an agroecological, systems-based alternative to modern industrial agriculture. Ecology and Society 17(4): 44. [Full Text]

Chaplin-Kramer, R., and C. Kremen. 2012. Pest control experiments show benefits of complexity at landscape and local scales. Ecological Applications. 22:1936-1948. [Full text]

Golden, C.D., B.J.R. Rasolofoniaina, E.J.G. Anjaranirina, L. Nicolas, L. Ravaoliny, C. Kremen. 2012. Rainforest Pharmacopeia in Madagascar Provides High Value for Current Local and Prospective Global Uses. PLoS ONE 7(7): e41221. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041221[Full text]

Mandelik, Y., Winfree, R., Neeson, T. and Kremen, C. 2012. Complementary habitat use by wild bees in agro-natural landscapes. Ecological Applications. 22:1535–1546.[Full text]

Morandin, L. and C. Kremen. 2012. Bee preference for native versus exotic plants in restored agricultural hedgerows. Restoration Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2012.00876.x [Full text]

Williams, N. M., J. Regetz, and C. Kremen. 2012 Landscape-scale resources promote colony growth but not reproductive performance of bumblebees. Ecology 93: 1049-1058. doi: 10.1890/11-1006.1 [Full text]

Allnutt, T. F., T. R. McClanahan, S. Andrefouet, M. Baker, E. Lagabrielle, C. McClennen, A. J. M. Rakotomanjaka, T.F. Tiansarisoa, R. Watson, and C. Kremen. Comparison of Marine Spatial Planning Methods in Madagascar Demonstrates Value of Alternative Approaches. PLoS ONE 7:e38969. [Full text]

Golden, C. D., L. C. H. Fernald, J. S. Brashares, B. J. R. Rasolofoniaina, and C. Kremen. 2011.Benefits of wildlife consumption to child nutrition in a biodiversity hotspot. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S.A. 108:19653-19656. [Full text]

Fischer, J., P. Batary, K. S. Bawa, L. Brussaard, M. J. Chappell, Y. Clough, G. C. Daily, J. Dorrough, T. Hartel, L. E. Jackson, A. M. Klein, C. Kremen, T. Kuemmerle, D. B. Lindenmayer, H. A. Mooney, I. Perfecto, S. M. Philpott, T. Tscharntke, J. Vandermeer, T. C. Wanger, and H. Von Wehrden. 2011. Conservation: Limits of Land Sparing. Science 334:593. [Full text]

Winfree, R, B. Gross, and C. Kremen. 2011. Valuing pollination services to agriculture. Ecological Economics. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2011.08.001 [Full text]

Garibaldi, L., I. Steffan-Dewenter, C. Kremen, J. Morales, R. Bommarco, S. Cunningham, L. Carvalheiro, N. Chacoff, J. Dudenhöffer, S. Greenleaf, A. Holzschuh, R. Isaacs, K. Krewenka, Y. Mandelik, M. Mayfield, L. Morandin, S. Potts, T. Ricketts, H. Szentgyörgyi, B. Viana, C. Westphal, R. Winfree, and A. Klein. Stability of pollination services decreases with isolation from natural areas despite honey bee visits. Ecology Letters. [Full text]

Chaplin-Kramer, R., E.J. Blitzer, M.O’Rourke and C. Kremen.  2011. A meta-analysis of crop pest and natural enemy response to landscape complexity. Ecology Letters. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2011.01642.x. [Full text] 

Kremen, C., Ullman, K. S. and Thorp, R. W. 2011. Evaluating the Quality of Citizen-Scientist Data on Pollinator Communities. Conservation Biology, 25: 607-617.[Full text] 

Eilers, E.J., C. Kremen, S.S. Greenleaf, A.K.Garber, A.-M. Klein. 2011. Contribution of Pollinator-mediated Crops to Nutrients in the Human Food Supply. PLoS ONE 6: e21363.[Full text] 

Chaplin-Kramer, R., K. Tuxen-Bettman, and C. Kremen. 2011. Value of wildland habitat for supplying pollination services to Californian agriculture. Rangelands 33:33-41. [Full text] 

Menz, M. H. M., R. D. Phillips, R. Winfree, C. Kremen, M. A. Aizen, S. D. Johnson, and K. W. Dixon. Reconnecting plants and pollinators: challenges in the restoration of pollination mutualisms. Trends in Plant Science. 16:4-12. [Full text] 

Potts, S. G., J. C. Biesmeijer, C. Kremen, P. Neumann, O. Schweiger, and W. E. Kunin. 2010. Global pollinator declines: trends, impacts and drivers. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 24:345-353. [Full text] 

Winfree, R., and C. Kremen. 2009. Are ecosystem services stabilized by differences among species? A test using crop pollination. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 276:229-237. [Full text] 

Lonsdorf, E., C. Kremen, T. Ricketts, R. Winfree, N. Williams, and S. Greenleaf. 2009. Modelling pollination services across agricultural landscapes. Annals of Botany 103:1589-1600. [Full text] 

Klein, A. M., C. M. Mueller, P. Hoehn, and C. Kremen. 2009.  Understanding the role of species richness for pollination services. Pages 195-208 in D. Bunker, A. Hector, M. Loreau, C. Perrings, and S. Naeem, editors. Biodiversity, Ecosystem Functioning, and Human Wellbeing. Oxford University Press, Oxford. [Full text] 

Kremen, C. 2008. Crop Pollination Services from Wild Bees. Pages 10-26 in R. James and T. L. Pitts-Singer, Editors. Bee Pollinators in Agricultural Ecosystems. Oxford University Press, New York. [Full text] 

Kremen, C., A. Cameron, A. Moilanen, S. Phillips, C. Thomas, H. Beentje, J. Dransfield, B. Fisher, F. Glaw, T. Good, G. Harper, R. Hijmans, D. Lees, E. Louis, R. Nussbaum, C. Raxworthy, A. Razafimpahanana, G. Schatz, M. Vences, D. Vieites, P. Wright, M. Zjhra. 2008. Aligning Conservation Priorities Across Taxa in Madagascar with High-Resolution Planning Tools. Science , 320 (5873), 222-226. [Abstract] [Full text]

Kremen C. and R. Chaplin. 2007. Insects as providers of ecosystem services: crop pollination and pest control. In Insect Conservation Biology: proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society's 23rd Symposium. (Stewart, A.J.A., New, T.R. and Lewis, O.T. (eds)) CABI Publishing, Wallingford, 349-382. [Full text]

Kremen, C., N. M. Williams, M. A. Aizen, B. Gemmill-Harren, G. LeBuhn, R. Minckley, L. Packer, S. G. Potts, T. Roulston, I. Steffan-Dewenter, D. P. Vazquez, R. Winfree, L. Adams, E. E. Crone, S. S. Greenlead, T. H. Keitt, A. M. Klein, J. Regetz, and T. H. Ricketts. 2007. Pollination and other ecosystem services produced by mobile organisms: a conceptual framework for the effects of land-use change. Ecology Letters 10:299-314.

Williams N. & Kremen C. 2007. Floral resource distribution among habitats determines productivity of a solitary bee, Osmia lignaria, in a mosaic agricultural landscape. Ecological Applications. 17:910-921

Winfree, R., N. M. Williams, J. Dushoff and C. Kremen. 2007. Wild bees provide insurance against ongoing honey bee losses. Ecology Letters. 10:1105-1113

Greenleaf, S., N. Williams, R. Winfree, & Kremen C. 2007. Bee foraging ranges and their relationships to body size. Oecologia. 153:589-596.

Winfree R., Griswold T. & Kremen C. (2007). Effect of human disturbance on bee communities in a forested ecosystem. Conservation Biology 21:213-223.

Klein A.M., Vaissière B., Cane J.H., Steffan-Dewenter I., Cunningham S.A., Kremen C. & Tscharntke T. (2007). Importance of crop pollinators in changing landscapes for world crops. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 274: 303-313.

Zhang,W., T. H. Ricketts ; C. Kremen , K.Carney & S. M. Swinton. 2007, Ecosystem Services and Dis-services to Agriculture. Ecological Economics. 64, 253-260. [Full text]

Good, T. C., M. L. Zjhra and C. Kremen. 2006. Dealing with data deficiency in classifying extinction risk: A case study of a radiation of Bignoniaceae from Madagascar. Conservation Biology, 20:1099-1110.

Greenleaf, S.S., and C. Kremen. 2006a. Wild bee species increase tomato production but respond differently to surrounding land use in Northern California. Biological Conservation 133:81-87. [Full text]

Greenleaf, S. S. and C. Kremen (2006). Wild bees enhance honey bees' pollination of hybrid sunflower. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103: 13890-13895. [Full text]

Kremen, C., and R. S. Ostfeld. 2005. A call to ecologists: measuring, analyzing, and managing ecosystem services. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3:540-548. [Full text]

Kremen, C. 2005. Managing for ecosystem services: what do we need to know about their ecology? Ecology Letters, 8:468-479.

Larsen, T. H., N. M. Williams and C. Kremen. 2005. Extinction order and altered community structure rapidly disrupt ecosystem functioning. Ecology Letters, 8:538-547. [Full text]

Kremen, C., N. M. Williams, R. L. Bugg, J. P. Fay and R. W. Thorp. 2004. The area requirements of an ecosystem service: crop pollination by native bee communities in California. Ecology Letters, 7:1109-1119. [Full text]

Kremen, C. , Lees, D. C. and J. Fay. 2003. Butterflies and conservation planning in Madagascar: from pattern to practice. Pp 517-540 In Ecology and Evolution Taking Flight: Butterflies as Model Systems (C. L.Boggs, W. B. Watt, and P. R. Ehrlich, Eds.). University of Chicago Press.

Kremen, C., Williams, N. M. and R. W. Thorp. 2002a. Crop pollination from native bees at risk from agricultural intensification. PNAS 99:16812-16816. (Selected as “Editor’s Choice”, Science, 12/20/2002). [Full text]

Kremen, C., R. L. Bugg, N. Nicola, S. A. Smith, R. W. Thorp and N. M Williams. 2002b. Native bees, native plants and crop pollination in California. Fremontia 30:41–49. (Invited selection for special issue on Californian insects).

Kremen, C. Niles, J., Dalton, M., Daily, G., Ehrlich, P., Fay, P., Grewal, D. and R. P. Guillery. 2000. Economic incentives for rain forest conservation across scales. Science, 288, 1828-1832.

Kremen, C., Razafimahatratra, V., Guillery, R. P., Rakotomalala, J., Weiss, A., and J. Ratsitsompatrarivo. 1999. Designing a new national park in Madagascar based on biological and socio-economic data. Conservation Biology, 13,1055-1068.

Kremen, C., Lance, K. and I. Raymond. 1998. Interdisciplinary tools for monitoring conservation impacts in Madagascar. Conservation Biology, 12, 549-563.

Kremen, C., Colwell, R., Erwin, T. L., Murphy, D. D., Noss, R. F. and S. Muttulingam. 1993. Terrestrial arthropod assemblages: their use as indicators for biological inventory and monitoring programs. Conservation Biology, 7, 796-808.

Kremen, C. 1992. Assessing indicator species assemblages for natural areas monitoring: guidelines from a study of rain forest butterflies in Madagascar. Ecological Applications, 2, 203-217.