Adams, DE, Anderson RC, Collins SL. 1982. Differential response of woody and herbaceous species to summer and winter burning in an Oklahoma grassland. Southwestern Naturalist. 27:55-61.
Agnew, ADQ, Collins SL, van der Maarel E. 1993. Mechanisms and processes in vegetation dynamics - Introduction. Journal of Vegetation Science. 4:145-148.
Allen, MF, Swenson W, Allen EB, Lansing JL, Pregitzer KS, Hendrick RL, Ruess RW, Collins SL. 2010. Chronic N inputs as a factor in tree mortality in southwestern USA: impact of N fertilization on mycorrhizae, roots, and shoots in piñon-juniper woodlands. Journal of Arid Environments. 74:1170-1176.
Baez, S, Collins SL. 2008. Shrub invasion decreases diversity and alters community stability in northern Chihuahuan Desert plant communities. PLoS One. 3:e2332.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0002332.
Bartha, S, Collins SL, Glenn SM, Kertesz M. 1995. Small-scale spatial organization of tallgrass prairie vegetation along a topographic gradient. Folia Geobotanica and Phytotaxonomica. 30:169-184.
Burns, CE, Collins SL, Smith MD. 2009. Plant community response to loss of large herbivores: comparing consequences in a South African and a North American grassland. Biodiversity and Conservation. 18:2327-2342.
Cardinale, BR, Palmer MA, Collins SL. 2002. Species diversity enhances ecosystem functioning via facilitation. Nature. 415:426-429.
Chen, X, Li HB, Collins SL. 2005. Multiscale monitoring of multispecies interactions: dynamics of two desert grassland species. Plant Ecology. 179:149-154.
Cleland, EE, Clark CM, Collins SL, Fargione JE, Gough L, Gross KL, Pennings SC, Suding KN. 2011. Patterns of trait convergence and divergence among native and exotic species in herbaceous plant communities are not modified by nitrogen enrichment. Journal of Ecology. 99:1327-1338.