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Shields, F. D. Jr., Knight, S. S., and Stofleth, J. M. 2005. Alternatives for riverine backwater restoration by manipulation of severed meander bend. In: Walton, R., editor. Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress: Impacts of global climate change.  American Society of Civil Engineers Proceedings 173 (566), Reston, Virginia. 2005 CD-ROM.
Cooper, C.M., Lizotte, R. E. Jr., and Shields, F.D. Jr. 2006. Rehabilitation of a severed meander bendway:effects of flow augmentation on water quality. North American Benthological Society Annual Meeting, Anchorage, AK.
 
Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., and Bryant, C. T. 2008.  Pesticide Trapping Efficiency of a Modified Backwater Wetland Using a Simulated Runoff Event.  Proceedings of the conference, “Fifty Years of Soil and Water Research in a Changing Agricultural Environment,” September 2-5, 2008, National Sedimentation Laboratory, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Oxford, MS.
Shields, F. D., Jr. and Knight, S. S. 2008. Kondolf diagram for river restoration. Proceedings, 2008 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress. American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA. CD-ROM.
Knight, S. S., Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Moore, M. T., Smith, S., Jr., and Shields, F. D., Jr. 2009. Mississippi oxbow lake sediment quality during an artificial flood. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. DOI 10.1007/200128-009-9653-4
Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., Stofleth, J. M., and Wren, D. G. 2009. Towards a basis for designing backwater and side channel restorations.  Proceedings, International Association for Hydraulic Research 2009 Congress - Water Engineering for a Sustainable Environment.  CD-ROM.
Knight, S. S., Lizotte, R. E., Jr., and Shields, F. D., Jr. 2009 Hyalella azteca responses to Coldwater River backwater sediments in Mississippi, USA. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 83(4):493-496.  DOI 10.1007/s00128-009-9804-7.
Shields, F. D., Jr., Wilson, C. N., Bryant, C. T., and Testa, Sam III. 2009. Management of an abandoned river channel wetland for mitigation of nonpoint source pollution.  Proceedings, 2009 Mississippi Water Resources Conference, Mississippi Water Resources Research Institute, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Knight, S.S., Shields, F. D., Jr. and Bryant, C.T.  2009.  Effects of an Atrazine, Metolachlor, and Fipronil Mixture on Hyalella azteca (Saussure) in a Modified Backwater Wetland.  Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology (2009) 83:836-840. doi 10.1007/s00128-009-9850-1.
Lizotte, R. E., Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., and Bryant, C. T.  2009. Efficiency of a Modified Backwater Wetland in Trapping a Pesticide Mixture. Ecohydrology 2(3):287-293. DOI: 10.1002/eco.52
Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., Lizotte, R. E., and Wren, D. G. 2010. Floodplain river backwater restoration:  a case study.  Proceedings, 9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, Joint Federal Interagency Conference Organizing Committee, Washington, D. C., CD-ROM.
Shields, F. D., and Jr., Pearce, C. W. 2010.  Control of agricultural nonpoint source pollution by natural wetland management.  Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering. 4(4):62-70.
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Smith Jr, S., and Bryant, C.T. 2010. Responses of Hyalella azteca to Chronic Exposure of Mississippi Delta Sediments. Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering. 4(3): 1-12 (Serial No. 28).
Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., Lizotte, R. E. and Wren, D. G. Connectivity and variability:  Metrics for riverine floodplain backwater rehabilitation.  In Simon, A., Bennett, S., Castro, J. and Thorne, C. R. (eds.) The Scientific Basis for Stream Restoration in Dynamic Fluvial Systems: Deterministic Approaches, Analyses and Tools. American Geophysical Union. 2010, Geophysical Monograph Series 194, pp. 233-246, doi 10.1029/2010GM000985.
Shields, F. D., Jr., Lizotte, R. E., Jr. and Knight, S. S. 2011. Spatial and temporal water quality variability in aquatic habitats of a cultivated floodplain.  River Research and Applications. Published online. DOI: 10.1002/rra.1596
Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S., Cooper, C. M, Testa, S. III and Bryant, C. T. 2011.  Effects of artificial flooding on water quality of a Coldwater River floodplain backwater.  River Research and Applications. Published online. DOI: 10.1002/rra.1553.
Kroger, R., Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Shields, F. D., Jr., and Usborne, E. 2012. Inundation influences on bioavailability of phosphorus in managed wetland sediments in agricultural landscapes. Journal of Environmental Quality 41(2). 604-614. doi: 10.2134/jeq2011.0251
Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Shields, F. D., Murdock, J. N., and Knight, S. S. 2012. Responses of Hyalella azteca and phytoplankton chlorophyll to a simulated agricultural runoff event in a managed backwater wetland.  Chemosphere 87(2012):684-691. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.201.12.058
Lizotte, R. E., Jr., Shields, F. D., Jr., Murdock, J. N., Kroger, R., and Knight, S. S.  2012. Mitigating Agrichemicals from an Artificial Runoff Event Using a Managed Riverine Wetland.  Science of the Total Environment 427–428 (2012) 373–381.

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