Publications

 
Book Chapter(s)
What Role Can Water Markets Play in Adapting to Climate Change? Evidence from Two River Basins in the Western United States Koebele, E., Singletary, L., Hockaday, S., & Ormerod, K.J. 2021, In John C. Duerk (Ed.) Environmental Philosophy, Politics, and Policy. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Bulletins
A.D. Guy AmeriCorps Member Recruitment
The UNR Extension, A.D. Guy Knowledge Center is recruiting for AmeriCorps members! Multiple positions are available. The date of service begins now and runs through July 31, 2021. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to support our youth and serve our community!
McGee, S., Rojas, A. 2021, University of Nevada, Reno Extension 4-H
Certified Nursery Workers, Spring 2021
Certified Nursery Worker Professional List, Spring 2021 Class
Morris, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Bulletin
Certified Radon Mitigation Contractors
A radon mitigation contractor is a professional who can fix your home to reduce the radon level.
Howe, S. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno. IP
Nevada Certified Radon Measurement Providers
Board certified Nevada radon measurement professionals information.
Howe, S. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada Radon Test Kit Locations
Nevada Radon Education Program Radon Test Kit Locations
Howe, S. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Bulletins
New Year, New Reads!
Do you like to meet new characters, imagine worlds unknown and learn about notable people and events in history? Join us in this challenge of expanding your knowledge and reading skills!
McGee, S. 2021, University of Nevada, Reno Extension
Native bee on desert marigold
Using native plants to attract pollinators and other beneficial insects- workshop and plant giveaway
These workshops in Reno and Elko will cover the fascinating ecology of our native pollinators and how to use native plants to provide critical habitat for them and pest control services for you. In addition, there will be a plant giveaway at the end of the workshop!
Burls, K.J. and H. Kratsch 2021, University of Nevada, Reno Event Calendar
Fact Sheets
nevada sunset
Climate Impacts in Nevada
Summarized in this fact sheet are specific details about how climate change has already and will continue to impact the state of Nevada and strategies that can be used to prepare for these changes.
McAfee, S., Restaino, C., Ormerrod, K., Dettinger, M., McEvoy, D., Kalansky, J., Cayan, D., Lachniet, M., Moser, S., VanderMolen, K., Wall, T. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno FS-21-06
Forms
Short-Term Radon Test Kit Request Form
Use this form to request a $11 (plus shipping) Short-Term Radon Test Kit in Nevada.
Howe, S. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno. IP
Informational Publications
Fairview Peak in Churchill County
Churchill County Cultural Overview
Churchill County Cultural Overview is a short summary and the county's culture, history, landscape, climate and community.
Daniel Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
COVID-19 Small Business Information and Resources
Since the COVID19 pandemic began, Extension has been accumulating important links for business owners.  These resources include small business loans, grants, and guidelines provided by our state and county offices. 
L. Thomas 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
County Fair Boots in Elko, NV
Cultural Overview for Elko County, NV
A quick look at Elko's demographics, history, geography, and culture.
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park
Demographic Characteristics for Douglas County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Ophir Canyon Ghost Town
Demographic Characteristics for Lander County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Hay Bales in a Field in Lyon County, NV
Demographic Characteristics for Lyon County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Mineral County Roadside Marker
Demographic Characteristics for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park fields with snow covered mountains in background
Douglas County Cultural Overview
Cultural overview of Douglas County, NV
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Genoa Bar - Nevada's Oldest Thirst Parlor, Genoa, NV
Economic Characteristics for Douglas County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Spencer Hot Springs
Economic Characteristics for Lander County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Course Crusher, Donavan's Mill, Silver City, NV
Economic Characteristics for Lyon County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Joe's Tavern in Hawthorne, Nevada
Economic Characteristics for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Boundary Peak, Esmeralda County, NV
Esmeralda County Cultural Overview
A quick look at Esmeralda 's demographics, history, geography, and culture.
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Eureka Opera House
Eureka County Cultural Overview
A quick look at Eureka's demographics, history, geography, and culture.
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
History a reflection of the past, and a teacher for the future
The breadth and depth of Black history goes far beyond 28 days in February
McGee, S. 2021, Nevada Today NSights | University of Nevada, Reno February 24, 2021
Great Basin College in Humboldt County
Humboldt County Cultural Overview
A quick look at Humboldt's demographics, history, geography, and culture.
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
JT Basque Restaurant, Gardnerville, NV
Industry Top Performers for Douglas County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Hickson Petroglyphs
Industry Top Performers for Lander County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Topaz Lake with fall colors on the shoreline
Land Use and Fiscal Characteristics for Douglas County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Mustangs of Battle Mountain
Land Use and Fiscal Characteristics for Lander County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Green Field with Mountains in Background
Land Use and Fiscal Characteristics for Lyon County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
El Capitan Restaurant in Hawthorne, NV
Land Use and Fiscal Characteristics for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Battle Mountain Mustangs
Lander County Cultural Overview
A quick look at Lander's demographics, history, geography, and culture.
D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Cemetery Gate in Lyon County, NV
NAICS Top Performers for Lyon County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park fields with snow covered mountains in background
Social Characteristics for Douglas County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Kingston Lucky Spur Bar
Social Characteristics for Lander County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Old Corner Bar, Dayton, NV
Social Characteristics for Lyon County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Sportsman's Beach sign
Social Characteristics for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Hawthorne sign in Hawthorne, Nevada
Top Industry Performers for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, L. Thomas, J. Lednicky, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Journals
A Change in the Ecological Understanding of Rangelands in the Great Basin and Intermountain West and Implications for Management: Revisiting Mack and Thompson (1982) Perryman, P., Schultz, B., Meiman, P. 2021, Rangeland Ecology & Management Vol 76, Pages 1-11
Effects of bacteriophages and peroxyacetic acid applications on beef contaminated with Salmonella during different grinding stages Shebs-Maurine, E.L., Giotto, F.M., Laidler, S.T., de Mello, A.S. 2021, Meat Science
Historical Fire and Ventenata dubia Invasion in a Temperate Grassland
Ventenata is an invasive annual grass that has rapidly expanded its range across temperate grassland and shrub-steppe ecosystems in western North America.
Luke W. Ridder, JoAnna M.Perrena, Lesley R.Morris, Bryan A.Endress, Robert V.Taylord, Bridgett J.Naylore 2021, Rangeland Ecology & Management, Vol 75, March 2021, Pg 35-40
Newsletters
4-H 4 Nevada Vol 21, Iss 1
Quarterly newsletter covering: 4-H AfterSchool Program, STEM and shooting sports, AmeriCorps Day of Service, Volunteer Annamarie Thompson, and a Q and A with alumni Elisabeth Watkins
Alfaro, H., Kozsan, T., Malloy, M., Wharton, C. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
demo garden
Desert Gardening in Southern Nevada, January 2021
The Master Gardener Volunteers of Southern Nevada provides horticultural information on gardens, landscapes, plants and other related topics. This newsletter is one of many resources of information available to the public to help accomplish that mission.
Mcgue, D., Perry, T., Ruskamp, L., Sgamma, R. 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Edition 21-01
Expanding Knowledge in Clark County | Vol 21, Issue 01
Providing updates on the programs and impacts Extension has in Clark County. This issue includes how Extension is Growing a stronger Nevada, New SNAP-Ed programming strategy, Extension trains toddler teachers, Gardening in the spring, Meet Extension's Community Economic Development
Malloy, M 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter
Healthy LIVING while aging! (2021-01)
Monthly newsletter covering: keeping new year resolutions simple and make them last; top 10 healthy New Year's resolutions for older adults; new virtual programming options for 2021 including Seniors Eating Well and Bingocize®; and a quicky and healthy recipe for black-eyed peas.
A. Lindsay, N. Mazzullo 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Volume 2, Issue 1
Healthy LIVING while aging! (2021-02)
Monthly newsletter covering: heart health; grocery shopping tips; heart healthy shopping items to add to your next grocery list; and a high-fiber mixed berry crisp treat that provides heart health benefits.
A. Lindsay, N. Mazzullo 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Volume 2, Issue 2
Healthy LIVING While Aging! (2021-03)
Monthly newsletter covering: Dietary Guidelines for Americans, My Plate, making every bite count, Spring fruits and vegetables; and a hearty and nutritious oat breakfast that is a good combination of fiber, protein and dairy.
A. Buffington, A. Lindsay, N. Mazzullo 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Volume 2, Issue 3
Healthy LIVING while aging! (2021-04)
Monthly newsletter covering: vegetable ornamentals, health benefits of gardening, using SNAP benefits; and a vegetable forward pasta dish that is flavorful and nutritious.
O'Callaghan, A., Lindsay, A., Mazzullo, N. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Volume 2, Issue 4
Healthy LIVING while aging! (2021-05)
Monthly newsletter covering: arthritis and movement, anti-inflammatory foods, honoring mothers and older adults, supporting independence; and a fish taco recipe that is fresh, flavorful and nutritious.
Lindsay, A. and Mazzullo, N. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Newsletter, Volume 2, Issue 5
Presentations
Asset Mapping for Pershing County
Community Assets are anything that improves a community. Assets are what we want to keep in our community, the things we want to build upon. Assets are what we want to sustain for future generations.
B. Borden, M. Rebori, J. Lednicky 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, Powerpoint presentation
Mountains in Pershing County, NV
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Presentation (1 21)
Process to develop and maintain an extensive data repository and set of analytical tools that are meaningful, consistent, and verifiable. This can be used by Nevada Counties and Communities for various types of planning and policy assessments.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, L. Thomas 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Special Publications
Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park fields with snow covered mountains in background
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Socioeconomic Baseline Report for Douglas County
This report will be used by local, state, and federal agencies as a tool for future planning, aiming to assist the communities of Nevada. It will help readers understand their community’s social, demographic, economic, and environmental trends.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, M. Rebori, L. Thomas, D. Zapata, L. Chichester 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Battle Mountain Mustangs
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Socioeconomic Baseline Report for Lander County, Nevada
This report will be used by local, state, and federal agencies as a tool for future planning, aiming to assist the communities of Nevada. It will help readers understand their community’s social, demographic, economic, and environmental trends.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, M. Rebori, L. Thomas, D. Zapata 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Hay Bales in a field with mountains in the background
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Socioeconomic Baseline Report for Lyon County, Nevada
This report will be used by local, state, and federal agencies as a tool for future planning, aiming to assist the communities of Nevada. It will help readers understand their community’s social, demographic, economic, and environmental trends.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, M.Rebori, D. Zapata, A. Ahmed 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Sportsman's Beach in Mineral County, NV
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Socioeconomic Baseline Report for Mineral County, Nevada
The project focuses on providing Nevada’s counties, state and federal agencies, and their partners with quantitative and qualitative baseline data and analyses to better understand the counties’ demographic, social, economic, fiscal, and environmental characteristics, trends, and impacts.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, M. Rebori, D. Zapata, S. Emm 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Central Pacific Railroad Depot, Lovelock, NV
Nevada Economic Assessment Project Socioeconomic Baseline Report for Pershing County, Nevada
This report will be used by local, state, and federal agencies as a tool for future planning, aiming to assist the communities of Nevada. It will help readers understand their community’s social, demographic, economic, and environmental trends.
B. Borden, J. Lednicky, L.Thomas, M. Rebori 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada Stakeholder Perceptions of Youth Educational and Mental Health Needs During the Pandemic
Nearly a year after the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in the U.S., it is evident that the pandemic is more than just a physical health crisis, especially for young people.
Horrillo, S; Evans, W; Gallo, J; Norze, J; Stark, C; Sanchez, J; Demchak, M; Chvilicek, S; Bray, S; 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada Statewide SNAP-Ed Needs Assessment, 2020-2021
A needs assessment of SNAP-Ed programs statewide in Nevada. In 2020, all counties had a SNAP-Ed program, though they did not all receive individual funding, and 9 had programs, delivered by Extension. This publication shows many counties lack health and nutrition programs and how to improve this within the state.
Buffington, A., Webber, K., and Lindsay, A. 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno
Resource Guide for Nevada Stakeholder Perceptions of Youth Educational and Mental Health Needs During the Pandemic
This Resource Guide to Support Youth and Families was developed to share community resources that are available through the University of Nevada, Reno and other state and community organizations.
Stark, C; Horrillo, S; Evans, W; Gallo, J; Norze, J; Sanchez, J; Demchak, M; Chvilicek, S; Bray, S 2021, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, Special Report
Videos
All About Financial Statements | SBEP Finance Quick Tip
This video is about all of the financial statements. There are 3 financial statements: the income statement, the balance sheet, and the statement of cash flow.
M. Bindrup, Juan Salas, Reyna Mendez, Farrah Stockett, Michelle Davis 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
What's an Income Statement? | SBEP Finance Quick Tip
In this short video, we'll answer the question: what's an income statement?
M. Bindrup, J. Salas, R. Mendez, F. Stockett, M. Davis 2021, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno
 

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