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The Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science (JAAS) is the major publication of the Academy. The Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science appears annually as a single volume. The Journal publishes peer-reviewed manuscripts that were submitted at the annual meeting of the previous year. The Scope of the Journal reflects the broad vision of the Academy to promote science within Arkansas and disseminate the science being carried out by scientists in Arkansas throughout the US and the world. Specific areas of science include (but are not limited to) Biomedical Sciences, Botany and Plant Science, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, Math and Computing Science, Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science, Ecology, Invertebrate Zoology, and Vertebrate Zoology.

Current Volume: Volume 70 (2016)

Entire Issue

Front Matter

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Table of Contents
Academy Editors

Articles

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Geochemical Processes and Controls Affecting Water Quality of the Karst Area of Big Creek near Mt. Judea, Arkansas
V. Brahana, J. Nix, C. Kuyper, T. Turk, F. Usrey, S. Hodges, C. Bitting, K. Ficco, E. Pollock, R. Quick, B. Thompson, and J. Murdoch

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The Ticks (Arachnida: Acari: Ixodida) of Arkansas
C. T. McAllister, L. A. Durden, and H. W. Robison

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Acanthocephala of Arkansas, Including New Host and Geographic Distribution Records from Fishes
C. T. McAllister, D. J. Richardson, M. A. Barger, T. J. Fayton, and H. W. Robison

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Electron Shock Waves with a Large Current Behind the Shock Front
H. D. Newberry, M. Hemmati, H. D. Moore, K. Ledbetter, and M. W. Bowman

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New Distributional Records of the Ohio Shrimp, Macrobrachium ohione Smith (Decapoda: Palaemonidae) in Arkansas
H. W. Robison, L. Lewis, C. Cox, G. Spooner, R. Adams, and C. T. McAllister

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Polyethylene Oxide Nanofiber Production by Electrospinning
H. E. Schneider, J. G. Steuber, W. Du, M. Mortazavi, and D. W. Bullock

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Biomass (yard waste) Suspensions as Alternative Daily Cover Material for Landfills
R. Sharma, K. Arnoult, K. Hart, G. Phillips, S. Knight, and M. Grappe

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Vegetation Diversity in Natural and Restored Forested Wetland Sites in Southeast Arkansas
C. J. Sheldon, R. L. Ficklin, K. P. Fawley, M. W. Fawley, M. Bataineh, A. S. Nelson, and S. Wilson

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Food Habits of Green Tree Frogs (Hyla cinerea) from Arkansas
C. S. Thigpen, H. Dodson, and S. E. Trauth

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Long-term Monitoring and Recovery of a Population of Alligator Snapping Turtles, Macrochelys temminckii (Testudines: Chelydridae), from a Northeastern Arkansas Stream
S. E. Trauth, D. S. Siegel, M. L. McCallum, D. H. Jamieson, A. Holt, J. B. Trauth, H. Hicks, J. W. Stanley, J. Elston, J. J. Kelly, and J. D. Konvalina

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Vertebrate Natural History Notes from Arkansas, 2016
R. Tumlison, C. T. McAllister, H. W. Robison, M. B. Connior, D. B. Sasse, D. A. Saugey, and S. Chordas III

General Notes

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New Chigger (Acari) Records from Arkansas Amphibians (Caudata, Anura) and Reptiles (Sauria)
M. B. Connior, C. T. McAllister, L. A. Durden, S. E. Trauth, and H. W. Robison

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An Adult Female Mosquito Survey in Southwest Missouri in 2014
O. E. Jamieson, J. L. Moreland, and D. H. Jamieson

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Hematozoan Parasites (Apicomplexa, Kinetoplastida) of Seven Arkansas Reptiles (Testudines, Ophidia)
C. T. McAllister, M. B. Connior, H. W. Robison, T. J. Fayton, R. Tumlison, and S. E. Trauth

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First Record of the Opossum Shrimp, Mysis diluviana (Crustacea: Mysida) from Arkansas
K. Schanke, H. W. Robison, N. J. Wentz, and C. T. McAllister

Arkansas Academy Annual Meeting reports

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Instructions to Authors
Academy Editors

Editors

Editor-in-Chief
Mostafa Hemmati
Managing Editor
Ivan H. Still
Biota Editor
Douglas A. James
Editoral Board
C. Geren
P. Selvam
D. Barron
F. Hardcastle