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Brenner, F. J, R. B. Kelly, and J. Kelly.  1982.  Mammalian community characteristics on surface mine lands in Pennsylvania.  Environmental Management 6: 241–249.

Donalty, S., S. E. Henke, and C. L. Kerr.  2003.  Use of winter food plots by nongame wildlife species.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 31: 774–778.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).  2003.  Upland erosion control, revegetation, and maintenance plan. http://www.ferc.gov/industries/gas/enviro/plan.pdf.  accessed 1 October 2013. 

Healy, W. H., and E. S. Nenno.  1983.  Minimum maintenance verse intensive management of clearing for wild turkey.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 11: 113–120.

Keller, G. S., and R. H. Yahner.  2002.  Butterfly communities in two Pennsylvania national parks.  Northeastern Naturalist 9: 235–242.

Natural Resource Conservation Service.  year unknown.  Early successional habitat management – old field management.  Vermont Conservation Practice Job Sheet VT-647. efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/references/public/VT//JS647VT_OldField_FillableForm.pdf

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources, 2010.  Guidelines for administering oil and gas activities on state forest lands.  Version 2010-1 (Draft). September, 2010. www.dcnr.state.pa.us/ucmprd1/groups/public/documents/document/d_000600.pdf

Pennsylvania Game Commission and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.  2005.  Pennsylvania comprehensive wildlife conservation strategy.  http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt?open=514&objID=622722&mode=2.

Rafaill, B. L., and W. G. Vogel.  1978.  A guide for vegetating surface-mined lands for wildlife in eastern Kentucky and West Virginia.  USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station.  Berea, KY.

Sweigard, R., J. Burger, C. Zipper, J. Skousen, C. Barton, and P. Angel.  2007.  Low compaction grading to enhance reforestation success on coal surface mines.  Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative, Forest Reclamation Advisory No. 3. arri.osmre.gov/FRA/Advisories/FRA_No.3.pdf

Taylor, R. L, B. D. Maxwell, and R. J. Boik.  2006.  Indirect effects of herbicides on bird food resources and beneficial arthropods.  Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment: 116: 157–164.

United States Department of Interior and United States Department of Agriculture.  2007.  Surface operating standards and guidelines for oil and gas exploration and development.  BLM/WO/ST-06/021+3071/REV 07.  Bureau of Land Management.  Denver, CO. http://www.blm.gov/pgdata/etc/medialib/blm/wo/MINERALS__REALTY__AND_RESOURCE_PROTECTION_/energy/oil_and_gas.Par.54908.File.dat/Gold Book 2007.doc

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  2007.  Best management practices for Fayetteville shale natural gas activities.  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  Conway, AR.  www.fws.gov/arkansas-es/docs/Fay_Shale_NatGas_BMP.pdf

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  2009.  Arkansas best management practices for natural gas pipeline construction and maintenance activities in the Fayetteville Shale area, upper Little Red River watershed.  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arkansas Ecological Services Field Office, Conway, AR.