Research: publications

Journal Articles (Recent) 

Galatowitsch, S. 2022. Organizational capacity and ecological restoration. Restoration Ecology 30: e13575.

Bohnen, J, S Galatowitsch and L Perry. 2022. Seed persistence of three species, Carex stricta, Carex hystericina, and Phalaris arundinacea, in a restored wetland. Flora 286:

Galatowitsch, S and J Bohnen. 2021. Long-term recovery of a restored palustrine wetland: the role of monitoring and adaptive management. Wetlands 41: Article No. 80.

Robertson, M, S Galatowitsch, and J Matthews. 2021. Wetland compensation and landscape change in a rapidly urbanizing context. Environmental Management 67: 355-370.

Galatowitsch, S and J Bohnen. 2020. Predicting restoration outcomes based on organizational and ecological factors. Restoration Ecology 28: 1201-1212.

Journal Articles (Often Cited)

Galatowitsch, S., L. Frelich, and L. Phillips-Mao. 2009. Regional climate change adaptation strategies for biodiversity conservation in a midcontinental region of North America. Biological Conservation 142: 2011-2022. 

Aronson, M & S Galatowitsch. 2008. Long-term vegetation development of restored prairie pothole wetlands. Wetlands 28: 883-895.

Richardson, DM, PM Holmes, KJ Eisler, SM Galatowitsch, JC Stromberg, SP Kirkman, P Pysek, & RJ Hobbs. 2007. Riparian vegetation: degradation, alien plant invasions, and restoration prospects. Diversity and Distributions 13: 126-139.

Maki, KG & SM Galatowitsch. 2004. Movement of invasive aquatic plants into Minnesota (USA) through horticultural trade. Biological Conservation 118: 389-396.

Perry, LG, SM. Galatowitsch, & CJ Rosen. 2004. Competitive control of invasive vegetation: a native wetland sedge suppresses Phalaris arundinacea in carbon-enriched soil. Journal of Applied Ecology 41: 151-162.

Galatowitsch, SM, NO Anderson, PA Ascher. 1999. Invasiveness in wetland plants of temperate North America. Wetlands 19: 733-755.

Geist, C.& SM. Galatowitsch. 1999. A reciprocal model for meeting ecological and human needs in restoration projects. Conservation Biology 13: 970-979.

Galatowitsch, SM. & AG van der Valk. 1996. The vegetation of restored and natural prairie wetlands. Ecological Applications 6: 102-112.


Tester, J., S. Galatowitsch, R. Montgomery, and J. Moriarity. 2020. Minnesota’s Natural Heritage. Second Edition. University of Minnesota Press. 

Galatowitsch, S.M. 2012. Ecological Restoration, Sinauer Press, Boston MA. 610 p.

Galatowitsch, S.M. and A.G. van der Valk. 1994. Restoring Prairie Wetlands: An Ecological Approach. John Wiley & Sons. 246 p.

Book Chapters (Recent)

Galatowitsch, S. 2017. Natural and anthropogenic drivers of wetland change. Pp. 1-10 IN: The Wetland Book. Springer Science. (M. Finlayson, ed). 

Galatowitsch, S. and J.B. Zedler. 2014. Wetland restoration. Chapter 10 p. 225-260 IN: Ecology of Freshwater and Estuarine Wetlands. University of California Press (D. Batzer and R. Sharitz, eds)..

Galatowitsch, S. 2012. Northern prairie wetlands. P. 283-298. Chapter 20 IN: Wetland Habitats of North America. University of California Press (D. Batzer and A. Baldwin, eds).