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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Scott S. Knight

RESEARCH ECOLOGIST


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effects of sampling methodology on fish based IBI metrics Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Killgore, J. 2014. Effects of sampling methodology on fish based IBI metrics. Journal of Agriculture and Biodiversity Research. 3(8) 117-125. 2014.
Fish communities associated with a complex Mississippi stream system. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Shields Jr, F.D. 2014. Fish communities associated with a complex Mississippi stream system.. International Journal of Ecological Science and Environmental Engineering. 1(3):73-79.
The limnology of a Mississippi River alluvial plain oxbow lake following the application of conservation practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jun-14)
Effects of contaminated sediments on a backwater restoration project in the Mississippi River Delta Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D. 2014. Effects of contaminated sediments on a backwater restoration project in the Mississippi River Delta. Journal International Environmental Application and Science. 9(2):231-237.
Effects of conservation practices on fisheries management Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Cullum, R.F. 2014. Effects of conservation practices on fisheries management. Journal of Agriculture and Biodiversity Research. 3(1):1-8.
Factors affecting low summer dissolved oxygen concentrations in Mississippi Delta bayous - (Proceedings)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields, F.D., Locke, M.A., Murdock, J.N., Knight, S.S. 2013. Factors affecting low summer dissolved oxygen concentration in Mississippi Delta bayous. Mississippi Water Resources Research Conference Proceedings. pp 27-28.
Influence of integrated watershed-scale agricultural conservation practices on lake water quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Bingner, R.L. 2014. Influence of integrated watershed-scale agricultural conservation practices on lake water quality. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 69(2):160-170.
Factors affecting low summer dissolved oxygen concentrations in Mississippi Delta bayous - (Abstract Only) - (03-Jan-13)
Effects of agricultural conservation practices on oxbow lake watersheds in the Mississippi River alluvial plain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Rebich, R.A., Locke, M.A., Smith, Jr., S. 2012. Effects of agricultural conservation practices on oxbow lake watersheds in the Mississippi River alluvial plain. Soil and Water Research. 8(3):113-123.
Floodplain restoration with flood control: fish habitat value of levee borrow pits Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2013. Floodplain restoration with flood control: fish habitat value of levee borrow pits. Ecological Engineering. 53:217-227 doi:10.1016/jecoleng.2012.12.046.
Assessment of best management practice effects on metolachlor mitigation in an agricultural watershed - (Abstract Only)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Locke, M.A., Bingner, R.L., Knight, S.S., Steinriede Jr, R.W. 2012. Assessment of best management practice effects on metolachlor mitigation in an agricultural watershed. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Abstracts. 267-268.
Mitigating agrichemicals from an artificial runoff event using a managed riverine wetland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Murdock, J.N., Kroger, R., Knight, S.S. 2012. Mitigating agrichemicals from an artificial runoff event using a managed riverine wetland. Science of the Total Environment. 427-428:373-381.
Associations between conservation practices and ecology: ecological responses of agricultural streams and lakes - (Abstract Only)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Smiley, P.C., Lowrance, R.R., Vellidis, G., Gillespie, R.B. 2012. Associations between conservation practices and ecology: Ecological responses of agricultural streams and lakes. Soil and Water Conservation Society 2012 Annual Conference Abstract Book. pp. 24.
Responses of Hyalella azteca and phytoplankton to a simulated agricultural runoff event in a managed backwater wetland Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Murdock, J.N., Knight, S.S. 2012. Responses of Hyalella azteca and phytoplankton to a simulated agricultural runoff event in a managed backwater wetland. Chemosphere. 87(7):684-691. DOI:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2011.12.058.
Spatial and temporal water quality variability in aquatic habitats of a cultivated floodplain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S. 2013. Spatial and temporal water quality variability in aquatic habitats of a cultivated floodplain. River Research and Applications. 29(3):313-329. DOI:10.1002/rra.1596.
Significance of riverine hypoxia for fish: The case of the Big Sunflower River, Mississippi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr., F.D., Knight, S.S. 2011. Significance of riverine hypoxia for fish: The case of the Big Sunflower River, Mississippi. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 48(1):170-186. DOI:10.1111/j.1752-1688.2011.00606.x
Water quality monitoring of an agricultural watershed lake: the effectiveness of agricultural best management practices Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Steinriede Jr, R.W., Testa III, S., Bryant, C.T. 2012. Water quality monitoring of an agricultural watershed lake: the effectiveness of agricultural best management practices. pp. 283-294. In: Hernandez, S., and Brebbia, C.A. (eds.), Design and Nature IV: Comparing Design in Nature with Science and Engineering. WIT Transactions in Ecology and the Environment Series, Volume 160, 332 pp. WIT Press, UK.
Effects of artificial flooding on water quality of a floodplain backwater - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M., Testa III, S., Bryant, C.T. 2012. Effects of artificial flooding on water quality of a floodplain backwater. River Research and Applications. 28:1644-1657. DOI: 10.1002/44a.1553.
Ten-year assessment of agricultural management and land-use practices on pesticide loads and risk to aquatic biota of an oxbow lake in the Mississippi Delta, USA - (Book / Chapter)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Steinriede Jr, R.W. 2011. Ten-year assessment of agricultural management and land-use practices on pesticide loads and risk to aquatic biota of an oxbow lake in the Mississippi Delta, USA, 349-371. In: B. Hendriks (ed.) Agricultural Research Updates. New York, NY: Nova Publishers, Vol. 2. 478 pp.
Effects of channelization on fish biomass in river ecosystems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Cullum, R.F., Shields Jr, F.D., Smiley, P.C. 2012. Effects of channelization on fish biomass in river ecosystems. Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering A. David Publishing Company. 1:980-985.
Effects of conservation reserve program on runoff and lake water quality in an oxbow lake watershed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cullum, R.F., Locke, M.A., Knight, S.S. 2010. Effects of conservation reserve program on runoff and lake water quality in an oxbow lake watershed. Journal International Environmental Application and Science. 6:318-328.
Sediment quality assessment of Beasley Lake: Bioaccumulation and effects of pesticides in Hyalella azteca - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Bryant, C.T. 2010. Sediment quality assessment of Beasley Lake: Bioaccumulation and effects of pesticides in Hyalella azteca. Chemistry and Ecology. 26(6):411-424. DOI:10.1080/02757540.2010.522997.
Connectivity and variability: metrics for riverine floodplain backwater rehabilitation - (Book / Chapter)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Wren, D.G. 2011. 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.
Water quality and ecology research in the Mississippi Delta - (Abstract Only) - (13-Aug-10)
Effects of land management practices on water quality in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes: biochemical and microbiological aspects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zablotowicz, R.M., Zimba, P.V., Locke, M.A., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Gordon, R.E. 2010. Effects of land management practices on water quality in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes: biochemical and microbiological aspects. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 139(1-2):214-223.
Trapping Efficiency of Agricultural Runoff in a Modified Riverine Backwater Wetland - (Abstract Only)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Murdock, J.N., Robert, K., Knight, S.S. 2010. Trapping Efficiency of Agricultural Runoff in a Modified Riverine Backwater Wetland. Abstract Book Mid South Chapter of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2010, p. 25.
Floodplain Backwater Restoration: A Case Study - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Bryant, C.T., Wren, D.G. 2010. Floodplain backwater restoration: A case study. Proceedings, 9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, Joint Federal Interagency Conference Organizing Committee, Washington, D.C., CD-ROM.
Toxicity evaluation of a conservation effects assessment program watershed, Beasley Lake, in the Mississippi Delta, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M. 2010. Toxicity evaluation of a conservation effects assessment program watershed, Beasley Lake, in the Mississippi Delta, USA. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 84(4):422-426. DOI:10.1007/s00128-010-9551-x.
Responses of Hyalella azteca to chronic exposure of Mississippi Delta sediments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Smith Jr, S., 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).
Pre-restoration Assessment, Big Sunflower River, Mississippi: Where to Begin? - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2010. Pre-restoration assessment, Big Sunflower River, Mississippi: Where to begin? Proceedings, 2010 World Water Congress, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA. CD-ROM.
Agricultural BMPs and ecosystem services in Beasley Lake, a CEAP watershed - (Abstract Only)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Bryant, C.T. 2010. Agricultural BMPs and ecosystem services in Beasley Lake, a CEAP watershed. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings. pp. 1.
The stream channel incision syndrome and water quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M., Wilcox, D.L. 2010. The stream channel incision syndrome and water quality. Ecological Engineering 36(1):78-90. DOI:10.1016/j.ecoleng.2009.09.014.
Effects of an atrazine, metolachlor, and fipronil mixture on Hyalella azteca (Saussure) in a modified backwater wetland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr., R.E., Knight, S.S., Shields Jr., F.D., Bryant, C.T. 2009. Effects of an atrazine, metolachlor, and fipronil mixture on Hyalella azteca in a modified backwater wetland. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 83(6):836-840. DOI:10.1007/s00128-009-9850-1.
Hyalella azteca Responses to Coldwater River Backwater Sediments in Mississippi, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Jun-09)
Hyalella azteca Responses to Coldwater River Backwater Sediments in Mississippi, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D. 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 [online].
How Conservation Reserve Program Affects Runoff and Nutrients in an Oxbow Lake Watershed - (Proceedings)
Cullum, R.F., Locke, M.A., Knight, S.S. 2009. How Conservation Reserve Program Affects Runoff and Nutrients in an Oxbow Lake Watershed. ASABE Annual International Meeting, Reno, NV, June 2009, Paper #097236.
Temporal Changes in Pesticide Contamination of Beasley Lake: A Conservation Effects Assessment Program Watershed - (Abstract Only)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A. 2009. Temporal Changes in Pesticide Contamination of Beasley Lake: A Conservation Effects Assessment Program Watershed. Soil and Water Conservation Society 64th International Annual Conference Abstract Book, pp. 83.
Influence of Gully Erosion Control on Amphibian and Reptile Communities within Riparian Zones of Channelized Streams Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smiley, P.C., Knight, S.S., Shields Jr, F.D., Cooper, C.M. 2009. Influence of Gully Erosion Control on Amphibian and Reptile Communities within Riparian Zones of Channelized Streams. Ecohydrology. 2(3):302-312.
Agricultural pesticides in Mississippi Delta oxbow lake sediments during autumn and their effects on Hyalella azteca - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Bryant, C.T., Smith Jr, S. 2009. Agricultural pesticides in Mississippi Delta oxbow lake sediments during autumn and their effects on Hyalella azteca. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 57(3):495-503. DOI:10.1007/s0024-009-9327-6.
Towards a Basis for Designing Backwater and Side Channel Restorations - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Stofleth, J.M., Wren, D.G. 2009. Towards a Basis for Designing Backwater and Side Channel Restorations. Water Engineering for a Sustainable Environment, Proceedings, International Association for Hydraulic Research 33rd Congress, IAHR, Madrid, CD-ROM.
Efficiency of a modified backwater wetland in trapping a pesticide mixture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., 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.
Designing impact assessments for evaluating ecological effects of agricultural conservation practices on streams Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smiley, P.C., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2009. Designing impact assessments for evaluating ecological effects of agricultural conservation practices on streams. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 45:867-878.
Mississippi oxbow lake sediment quality during an artificial flood - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Moore, M.T., Smith Jr, S., Shields Jr, F.D. 2009. Mississippi oxbow lake sediment quality during an artificial flood. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 82(4): 496-500. DOI 10.1007/s00128-009-9653-4 [on line].
Effects of conservation practices on fishes within agricultural watersheds - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Gillespie, R.B., Moore, M.T. 2009. Effects of Conservation Practices on Fishes Within Agricultural Watersheds [abstract]. Soil and Water Conservation Society. p.88-89.
Pesticide trapping efficiency of a modified backwater wetland using a simulated runoff event - (Proceedings)
Lizotte Jr, R.E., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Bryant, C.T. 2011. Pesticide trapping efficiency of a modified backwater wetland using a simulated runoff event. In: Proceedings of the conference "Fifty Years of Soil & Water Research in a Changing Agricultural Environment." National Sedimentation Laboratory, September 2-5, 2008. Oxford, Mississippi. CD-ROM.
Effects of Land Management Practices on Water Quality in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes: Biochemical and Microbiological Aspects - (Government Publication) - (15-Sep-08)
Influence of gully erosion control on amphibian and reptile communities within riparian zones of channelized streams - (Proceedings)
Smiley, P.C., Knight, S.S., Shields Jr, F.D., Cooper, C.M. 2011. Influence of gully erosion control on amphibian and reptile communities within riparian zones of channelized streams. Meeting Proceedings. 346-362.
Bias Associated with Sampling Interval in Removal Method for Fish Population Estimates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M. 2008. Bias Associated With Sampling Interval in Removal Method for Fish Population Estimates. Journal International Environmental Application and Science, 3(4): 201-206.
Mitigation of two pyrethroid insecticides in a Mississippi Delta constructed wetland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, M.T., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr, S., Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Bennett, E.R. 2009. Mitigation of two pyrethroid insecticides in a Mississippi Delta constructed wetland. Environmental Pollution. 157: 250-256.
Influence of Gully Erosion Control on Amphibian and Reptile Communities Within Riparian Zones of Channelized Streams - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Knight, S.S., Shields, D.F., Cooper, C.M. 2008. Influence of Gully Erosion Control on Amphibian and Reptile Communities Within Riparian Zones of Channelized Streams. Meeting Abstract.
Effects of Suspended Sediments on the Chlorophyll-Phosphorus Relationship in Oxbow Lakes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Cullum, R.F., Cooper, C.M., Lizotte Jr, R.E. 2008. Effects of Suspended Sediments on the Chlorophyll-phosphorus Relationship in Oxbow Lakes. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences 34(1): 01-06.
Effects of conservation practices on fishes, amphibians, and reptiles within agricultural streams and wetlands - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Gillespie, R.B., Moore, M.T. 2008. Effects of conservation practices on fishes, amphibians, and reptiles within agricultural streams and wetlands. American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists. Paper No. 0215.
Kondolf Diagram for River Restoration - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E. 2008. Kondolf Diagram for River Restoration. In Babcock, R.W. and Walter R. (eds.) Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress Conference. American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA. CD-ROM.
Environmental Quality Research in Beasley Lake Watershed, 1995-2007: Succession from Conventional to Conservation Practices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Locke, M.A., Knight, S.S., Smith Jr, S., Cullum, R.F., Zablotowicz, R.M., Yuan, Y., Bingner, R.L. 2008. Environmental quality research in Beasley Lake Watershed, 1995-2007: Succession from conventional to conservation practices. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 63(6):430-442.
Pesticides in lake water in the Beasley Lake Watershed, 1998-2005 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith Jr, S., Cooper, C.M., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Locke, M.A., Knight, S.S. 2007. Pesticides in lake water in the Beasley Lake Watershed, 1998-2005. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences. 33(1):61-71.
Effects of Conservation Practices on Aquatic Habitats and Fauna - (Book / Chapter)
Knight, S.S., Boyer, K.L. 2007. Effects of Conservation Practices on Aquatic Habitats and Fauna. In: Haufler, J. B., Editor. Fish and Wildlife Benefits of Agricultural Conservation Practices. The Wildlife Society Technical Review 07-1, Bethesda, Maryland. p. 83-101.
Mitigation of Pyrethroid Insecticides in a Mississippi Delta Constructed Wetland - (Abstract Only)
Moore, M.T., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr, S., Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A. 2007. Mitigation of pyrethroid insecticides in a mississippi delta constructed wetland. Abstracts of the 2007 Annual Meeting of the Mid-South Regional Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, May 22-24, 2007, Nashville, TN. p.9.
Diazinon mitigation in constructed wetlands: influence of vegetation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, M.T., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr, S., Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A., Bennett, E.R. 2007. Diazinon mitigation in constructed wetlands: influence of vegetation. Water, Air and Soil Pollution. 184:313-321.
Stream bed organic carbon and biotic integrity. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Stofleth, J.M. 2008. Stream bed organic carbon and biotic integrity.. Aquatic Conservation. 18:761-779.
Designing sampling protocols for evaluating ecological effects of conservation practices on agricultural streams - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2007. Designing sampling protocols for evaluating ecological effects of conservation practices on agricultural streams. Soil and Water Conservation Society. p.33.
Distribution and Spatial Variation in Surface Sediment Pesticides of Mississippi Alluvial Plain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Smith Jr, S., Bryant, C.T. 2007. Distribution and spatial variation in surface sediment pesticides of Mississippi alluvial plain. Journal International Environmental Application and Science. 2(3&4):40-50.
Pesticide body residues of Hyalella azteca exposed to Mississippi Delta sediments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith Jr, S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S. 2007. Pesticide body residues of Hyalella azteca exposed to Mississippi Delta sediments. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 78(1):26-29. DOI:10.1007/s00128-007-9020-2.
Assessment of Pesticide Contamination in Three Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes Using Hyalella Azteca - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, M.T., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Smith Jr, S., Cooper, C.M. 2007. Assessment of pesticide contamination in three mississippi delta oxbow lakes using hyalella azteca. Chemosphere. 67(11):2184-2191.
Can Warmwater Streams Be Rehabilitated Using Watershed-Scale Standard Erosion Control Measures Alone? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M. 2007. Can warmwater streams be rehabilitated using watershed-scale standard erosion control measures alone? Environmental Management 40:62-79. DOI 10.1007/s00267-006-0191-0.
Influence of Watershed System Management on Herbicide Concentrations in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zablotowicz, R.M., Locke, M.A., Krutz, L.J., Lerch, R.N., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Gordon, R.E., Steinriede Jr, R.W. 2006. Influence of watershed system management on herbicide concentrations in mississippi delta oxbow lakes. Science of the Total Environment 370:552-560.
Designing Stream Sampling Protocols for Measuring Ecological Effects of Conservation Practices - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2006. Designing stream sampling protocols for measuring ecological effects of conservation practices. Meeting Abstract. p. 16
Source Areas in the Lower Mississippi River Basin: Ills and Cures in the Yazoo River Basin - (Abstract Only)
Cooper, C.M., Locke, M.A., Knight, S.S. 2006. Source Areas in the Lower Mississippi River Basin: Ills and Cures in the Yazoo River Basin. Abstract for the Lower Mississippi River Symposium, pp. 61-62. New Orleans, LA, June 1-2, 2006.
Ecological Methods for Assessing the Influence of Conservation Practices on Lotic Ecosystems - (Abstract Only)
Smiley, P.C., Gillespie, R.B., Shields, D., Knight, S.S. 2006. Ecological methods for assessing the influence of conservation practices on lotic ecosystems. Meeting Abstract.
Large Wood Addition for Aquatic Habitat Rehabilitation in An Incised, Sand-Bed Stream, Little Topashaw Creek, Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Stofleth, J.M. 2006. Large wood addition for aquatic habitat rehabilitation in an incised, sand-bed stream, Little Topashaw Creek, Mississippi. River Research and Applications. Vol 22, Issue 7, pp 803-817. Published online 06/29/06.
Combined Effects of Best Management Practices on Water Quality in Oxbow Lakes from Agricultural Watersheds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr, S. 2006. Combined effects of best management practices on water quality in oxbow lakes from agricultural watersheds. Soil & Tillage Research. Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. doi:10.1016/j.still.2005.09.004, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 90:212-221. Available online at www.sciencedirect.com.
Watershed Management Principles As Components of Larger-Scale Basin Improvement for Ecological and Economical Sustainability - (Proceedings)
Cooper, C. M., Shields, F. D., Jr., Knight, S. S. 2005. Watershed management principles as components of larger-scale basin improvement for ecological and economical sustainability. Proceedings of the International Yellow River Forum. 2:75-84.
Alternatives for Riverine Backwater Restoration by Manipulation of Severed Meander Bend - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Stofleth, J.M. 2005. Alternatives for riverine backwater restoration by manipulation of severed meander bend. 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), doi: 10.1061/40792(173)566, Reston, VA, CD-ROM.
Efficiency of Three Aquatic Macrophytes in Mitigating Nutrient Runoff - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Deaver, E., Moore, M. T., Cooper, C. M., Knight, S. S. 2005. Efficiency of three aquatic macrophytes in mitigating nutrient runoff. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences. 31(1):1-7.
The Demonstration Erosion Control Project: Aspects of Water Quality in Abiaca Creek, Mississippi - (Proceedings)
Cooper, C.M., Lizotte Jr., R.E., Knight, S.S., Moore, M.T. 2004. The Demonstration Erosion Control Project: Aspects of Water Quality in Abiaca Creek, Mississippi. Mississippi Water Resources Research Conference Proceedings. Mississippi Water Resources Research - Geo Resources Institute, Mississippi State University, pp. 73-88. CD-ROM.
Large Wood for Stream Habitat Restoration: Harder Than It Looks - (Research Notes)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2005. Large wood for stream habitat restoration: Harder than it looks. Stream Notes. Stream Systems Technology Center, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fort, Collins, CO. p. 4-6.
Herbicide Concentrations in the Oxbow Lakes of the Mississippi Delta Msea Project: 2000 to 2003 - (Abstract Only)
Zablotowicz, R.M., Locke, M.A., Krutz, L.J., Lerch, R.N., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Knight, S.S., Steinriede Jr, R.W. 2005. Herbicide concentrations in the oxbow lakes of the mississippi delta msea project: 2000 to 2003. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts, Vol. 45, CD ROM.
Conservation Management in Mississippi Delta Watersheds: Beasley Lake and Related Research - (Abstract Only)
Locke, M.A., Cooper, C.M., Cullum, R.F., Dabney, S.M., Knight, S.S., Moore, M.T., Shields Jr, F.D., Smith Jr, S. 2004. Conservation management in Mississippi Delta watersheds: Beasley Lake and related research [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Abstracts. #4594.
Efficiency of Three Aquatic Macrophytes in Mitigating Nutrient Runoff: a Mesocosm Study - (Abstract Only)
Deaver, E., Moore, M.T., Cooper, C.M., Knight, S.S. 2003. Efficiency of three aquatic macrophytes in mitigating nutrient runoff: a mesocosm study. Abstract Book of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society Of Environmental Toxicology And Chemistry. p. 252.
Constructed Wetlands: An Edge-of-Field Management Practice for Reduction of Coliform - (Proceedings)
Cooper, C.M., Knight, S.S., Testa III, S. 2004. Constructed wetlands: An edge-of-field management practice for reduction of coliform. Mississippi Water Resources Research Conference Proceedings. p. 25-30.
Planting for Success: Using Aquatic Vegetation to Mitigate Agricultural Runoff - (Abstract Only)
Moore, M.T., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr, S., Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Locke, M.A. 2004. Planting for success: Using aquatic vegetation to mitigate agricultural runoff. American Water Resources Association Conference Proceedings. CD-ROM.
Watershed Research to Assess Conservation Management and Pesticide Fate in Lake Water - (Abstract Only)
Locke, M.A., Zablotowicz, R.M., Knight, S.S., Smith Jr., S., Lerch, R.N. 2004. Watershed research to assess conservation management and pesticide fate in lake water. International Association of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry. p. 38.
Stream Ecosystem Restoration: Is Watershed Treatment Effective Without Instream Habitat Rehabilitation? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr., F. D., Knight, S. S., Cooper, C. M. 2005. Stream ecosystem restoration: Is watershed treatment effective without instream habitat rehabilitation? Ecological Restoration. 23(2):103-109.
Watershed Assessments of Conservation Management Practices and Herbicide Fate - (Abstract Only)
Locke, M.A., Zablotowicz, R.M., Knight, S.S., Smith Jr., S. Watershed assessments of conservation management practices and herbicide fate. International Weed Control Congress Abstracts. Durban, South Africa. Abstract S22MT05P03, p. 69.
Water Quality of Northern Mississippi Hill Land Streams in the Demonstration Erosion Control (Dec) Project During Calendar-Year 2002, with Emphasis on Chlorophyll - (Government Publication)
LIZOTTE JR, R.E., COOPER, C.M., MIKELL, JR., A.T., MOORE, M.T., KNIGHT, S.S., HILL JR, J.T. WATER QUALITY OF NORTHERN MISSISSIPPI HILL LAND STREAMS IN THE DEMONSTRATION EROSION CONTROL (DEC) PROJECT DURING CALENDAR-YEAR 2002, WITH EMPHASIS ON CHLOROPHYLL. NATIONAL SEDIMENTATION LABORATORY RESEARCH REPORT NO. 40. DECEMBER 2003. 86 PAGES.
Survival and Growth of Hyalella Azteca Exposed to Three Mississippi Oxbow Lake Sediments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moore, M.T., Lizotte Jr., R.E., Cooper, C.M., Smith Jr., S., Knight, S.S. 2004. Survival and growth of Hyalella Azteca exposed to three Mississippi oxbow lake sediments. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 72:777-783.
Pesticide Mitigation in Drainage Ditches and Constructed Wetlands for Agricultural Non-Point Source Runoff - (Proceedings)
Cullum, R.F., Moore, M.T., Knight, S.S., Rodrigue, P.B. 2003. Pesticide mitigation in drainage ditches and constructed wetlands for agricultural non-point source runoff. Water Management to Meet Emerging TMDL Environmental Regulations Conference. 486-493.
Use of Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers to Describe Velocity Distributions at the Reach Scale - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S., Testa Iii, S., Cooper, C.M. 2003. USE OF ACOUSTIC DOPPLER CURRENT PROFILERS TO DESCRIBE VELOCITY DISTRIBUTIONS AT THE REACH SCALE. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 39(6):1397-1408.2003.
Fish Tissue Contamination in Regions of the Yalobusha River and Grenada Reservoir Watershed - (Proceedings)
Cooper, C.M., Testa III, S., Knight, S.S., Welch, T.D. 2003. Fish Tissue Contamination in Regions of the Yalobusha River and Grenada Reservoir Watershed. Mississippi Water Resources Research Conference Proceedings. Mississippi Water Resources Research - Geo Resources Institute, Mississippi State University, pp. 57-67. CD-ROM.
Effects of Land Management Practices on Herbicides, Sediments and Planktonic Populations of Three Mississippi Delta Msea Oxbow Lakes - (Abstract Only)
Zablotowicz, R.M., Locke, M.A., Zimba, P.V., Lerch, R.N., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr, R.E., Steinriede Jr, R.W. 2003. Effects of land management practices on herbicides, sediments and planktonic populations of three mississippi delta msea oxbow lakes. [Abstract]. American Society of Agronomy.
Stream Corridor Restoration Research: a Long and Winding Road - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
SHIELDS JR, F.D., COOPER, C.M., KNIGHT, S.S., MOORE, M.T. STREAM CORRIDOR RESTORATION RESEARCH: A LONG AND WINDING ROAD. ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING. 2003. 20:441-454.
Groundwater Nutrients in the Beasley Lake Watershed of the Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area - (Book / Chapter)
Dabney, S.M., Schreiber, J.D., Smith Jr, S., Knight, S.S. 2004. Groundwater nutrients in the Beasley Lake watershed of the Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area. In: Nett, M.T., Locke, M.A., and Pennington, D.A., editors. Water Quality Assessments in the Mississippi Delta: Regional Solutions, National Scope. ACS Symposium Series 877. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society. p. 75-90.
Ten Years After: Retrospective Evaluation of a Stream Habitat Restoration Project - (Proceedings)
Shields Jr, F.D., Knight, S.S. 2004. Ten years after: retrospective evaluation of a stream habitat restoration project. American Society Of Civil Engineers Water Resources Conference Proceedings. p. 38-50.
Agriculture and Water Quality in Mississippi: Natural Solutions for Historical Problems - (Abstract Only)
MOORE, M.T., COOPER, C.M., SMITH JR, S., KNIGHT, S.S. AGRICULTURE AND WATER QUALITY IN MISSISSIPPI: NATURAL SOLUTIONS FOR HISTORICAL PROBLEMS. SOCIETY OF ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY ABSTRACTS. 2003. p. 26.
Best Management Effects on Water Quality in Oxbow Lakes Within the Mississippi Delta - (Proceedings)
Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Cooper, C.M., Smith, S. 2003. Best Management Effects on Water Quality in Oxbow Lakes Within the Mississippi Delta. ASABE Annual International Meeting, ASAE Paper No. 032163, pp. 1-13. (online at http://asabe.frymulti.com).
Distribution and Concentrations of Metals and Pcbs in Fish Tissue from a Large Mississippi Flood Control Reservoir and Its Watershed Streams - (Abstract Only)
COOPER, C.M., KNIGHT, S.S., TESTA III, S., WELCH, T.D. DISTRIBUTION AND CONCENTRATIONS OF METALS AND PCBS IN FISH TISSUE FROM A LARGE MISSISSIPPI FLOOD CONTROL RESERVOIR AND ITS WATERSHED STREAMS. NORTH AMERICAN BENTHOLOGICAL SOCIETY BULLETIN. 2003. v. 20(1). p. 346.
Water Quality of Northern Mississippi Hill Land Streams in the Demonstration Erosion Control (Dec) Project: Calendar Year 2001 - (Government Publication)
LIZOTTE JR, R.E., MOORE, M.T., COOPER, C.M., HILL JR, J.T., HOLLAND, M.M., KNIGHT, S.S. WATER QUALITY OF NORTHERN MISSISSIPPI HILL LAND STREAMS IN THE DEMONSTRATION EROSION CONTROL (DEC) PROJECT: CALENDAR YEAR 2001. LABORATORY PUBLICATION. 2003. Number 35. pp. 85.
Water Quality from Oxbow Lakes Within the Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area - (Proceedings)
Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr., R.E., Cooper, C.M. 2002. Water quality from oxbow lakes within the Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area. Water Management to Meet Emerging TMDL Environmental Regulations Conference. 83-91.
Reducing Agricultural Non-Point Source Contaminations: Evolving Concepts on Use of Wetland Vegetation from Ars/cooperator Research - (Abstract Only)
Cooper, C.M., Moore, M.T., Smith Jr, S., Testa III, S., Knight, S.S. 2003. Reducing agricultural non-point source contaminations: evolving concepts on use of wetland vegetation from ARS/cooperator research. Proceedings of the 5th Science And Sustainability Conference for the University of Mississippi Field Station and Center for Water Wetland Resources. Publication No. 19. no page numbers.
Developing Linkages Between Clean Sediment Indices and Biological Impairment - (Proceedings)
KUHNLE, R.A., SIMON, A., KNIGHT, S.S. DEVELOPING LINKAGES BETWEEN CLEAN SEDIMENT INDICES AND BIOLOGICAL IMPAIRMENT. Proceedings of Central Plains Aquatic Bioassessment and Biocriteria Symposium. 2002. CD-ROM.
Evaluation of Watershed Management Practices on Oxbow Lake Ecology and Water Quality - (Book / Chapter)
Knight, S.S., Welch, T.D. 2004. Evaluation of watershed management practices on oxbow lake ecology and water quality. In: Nett, Mary, Locke, Martin A., Pennington, Dean (Eds.), Water Quality Assessments in the Mississippi Delta, Regional Solutions, National Scope. ACS Symposium Series 877, American Chemical Society, Oxford University Press, Washington, D.C. pp. 119-133.
The Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area Project - (Proceedings)
Knight, S.S., Rebich, R.A., Smith Jr, S., Schreiber, J.D., Locke, M.A., Hanks, J.E. 2002. The Mississippi Delta Management Systems Evaluation Area Project. Sixth International Conference on Diffuse Pollution, pp. 471-478.
Response of Fishes and Aquatic Habitats to Sand-Bed Stream Restoration Using Large Woody Debris - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
SHIELDS JR, F.D., KNIGHT, S.S., MORIN, N., BLANK, J. RESPONSE OF FISHES AND AQUATIC HABITATS TO SAND-BED STREAM RESTORATION USING LARGE WOODY DEBRIS. HYDROBIOLOGIA. 2003. 494:251-257.
Structural and Cultural Effects on Oxbow Lake Water Quality - (Abstract Only)
Cullum, R.F., Knight, S.S., Lizotte Jr., R.E., Cooper, C.M., Romkens, M.J.M. 2002. Structural and cultural effects on oxbow lake water quality. Soil Science Society of America. November. Poster Abstract SO6-cullum162613.
Effects of Suspended Sediment on Chlorophyll Concentration and Implications for Tmdl Criteria - (Abstract Only)
KNIGHT, S.S., COOPER, C.M. EFFECTS OF SUSPENDED SEDIMENT ON CHLOROPHYLL CONCENTRATION AND IMPLICATIONS FOR TMDL CRITERIA. SOCIETY OF ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY ABSTRACTS. 2002. p. 6.
Dynamics of Herbicide Concentrations in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes and the Role of Planktonic Microorganisms in Herbicide Metabolism - (Book / Chapter)
Zablotowicz, R.M., Locke, M.A., Lerch, R.N., Knight, S.S. 2004. Dynamics of herbicide concentrations in mississippi delta oxbow lakes and the role of planktonic microorganisms in herbicide metabolism. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 877. In: Nett, Mary T., Locke, Martin, A., and Pennington, Dean A., editors. Water Quality Assessments in the Mississippi Delta. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. pp. 134-149.
Little Topashaw Creek Restoration Project: Context and Overview - (Abstract Only)
Shields, F.D., Jr., Cooper, C.M., Knight, S.S., Dabney, S.M. Little Topashaw Creek resetoration project: Context and overview. American Water Resources Association 2002 Annual Water Resources Conference Proceedings. 2002. Abstract p. 236.
Effects of Woody Debris Erosion Control Structures on Fish Communities of Little Topashaw Creek, Ms - (Abstract Only)
KNIGHT, S.S., SHIELDS JR, F.D., WELCH, T.D. EFFECTS OF WOODY DEBRIS EROSION CONTROL STRUCTURES ON FISH COMMUNITIES OF LITTLE TOPASHAW CREEK, MS. AMERICAN WATER RESOURCES ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2002. ABSTRACT p. 239.
Sediment-Chlorophyll Relationship in Oxbow Lakes in the Mississippi River Alluvial Plain - (Proceedings)
Knight, S.S., Cullum, R.F., Welch, T.D., Cooper, C.M. 2002. Sediment-Chlorophyll Relationship in Oxbow Lakes in the Mississippi River Alluvial Plain. Proceedings of Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Environmental Regulations, March 11-13, Fort Worth, TX, pp. 76-82. (Sponsored by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE)).
Watershed Management Practices and the Dynamics of Herbicide Occurrence in Mississippi Delta Oxbow Lakes - (Abstract Only) - (30-Mar-01)
Cyclic Perturbation of Lowland River Channels and Ecological Response - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-Nov-99)
Sediment Retention and Water Quality Enhancement in Disturbed Watersheds - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Mar-99)
Fish Communities Within Created Riparian Habitats and the Influence of Pool Area and Depth - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Dec-98)
Impact of Sediment in Aquatic Ecosystems - (Proceedings) - (01-Jul-98)
Comparisons of Small Mammal and Bird Communities Within Impacted and Created Riparian Habitats - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-98)
Rehabilitation of Aquatic Habitats in Warmwater Streams Damaged by Channel Incision in Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-98)
Fish Utilization of Riparian Habitats Created by Erosion Control Structures - (Abstract Only) - (01-Apr-98)
Fish Utilization of Riparian Habitats Created by Erosion Control Structures - (Proceedings) - (01-Apr-98)
Preliminary Analysis of Msea Lake Water Quality - (Proceedings) - (01-Mar-98)
Watershed Evaluation of the Upper Yalobusha River: Fishes - (Abstract Only) - (01-Feb-98)
Stream Habitat Restoration Using Spurs Added to Toe Protection - (Proceedings) - (05-Jan-98)
Toxicological Evaluation of Constructed Wetland Habitat Sediments Utilizinghyalella Azteca 10-Day Sediment Toxicity Tests and Bacterial Bioluminescence - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jan-98)
Assessing Habitats Created by Installation of Drop Pipes - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jul-97)
A Constructed Wetland System for Treating Agricultural Waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jun-97)
Fishes, Amphibians, and Reptiles of Habitats Created by Erosion Control Structures - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Fisheries-Based Characterization of Demonstration Erosion Control Project Streams - (Proceedings) - (15-Apr-97)
Water Quality of Drop Pipe Inlet Basins in the Dec Project - (Proceedings) - (15-Apr-97)
The Effect of Pool Area, Depth, and Season on Fish Communities Within Created Habitats - (Abstract Only) - (01-Apr-97)
The Demonstration Erosion Control Project: Water Quality in Incised Streams - (Proceedings) - (15-Jan-97)
Channel Rehabilitation in Incised Streams: Combining Structures and Ecology - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Dec-96)
Vertebrate Use of Habitats Created by Installation of Field-Scale Erosion Control Structures - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Nov-96)
Rehabilitation of Warmwater Stream Ecosystems Damaged by Channel Incision - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Nov-96)
Habitat Enhancement (Chapter 4) - (Book / Chapter) - (15-Sep-96)
Channel Restoration of Incising, Mixed Grain Size Streams: Lessons Learned - (Proceedings) - (15-Jul-96)
Insecticide and Metal Contamination of a Mixed Cover Agricultural Watershed - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jun-96)
A Management Systems Evaluation Area (Msea) Project for the Mississippi Delta - (Proceedings) - (01-Jun-96)
Fishes of Drop Pipe Created Habitats - (Abstract Only) - (01-May-96)
Assessment of a Constructed Bulrush Wetland for Treatment of Cattle Waste: 1991-1994 - (Other) - (20-Jan-96)
Preliminary Water Quality Analysis of Drop Pipe Inlet Basins in the Dec Project - (Proceedings) - (15-Dec-95)
Ecological Studies on the Demonstration Erosion Control Project in the Yazoo Basin - (Proceedings) - (15-Dec-95)
A Tale of Two Streams: Restoration Strategies Compared - (Proceedings) - (15-Dec-95)
Vertebrate Utilization of Habitats Created by Installation of Drop Pipes - (Proceedings) - (15-Dec-95)
Streambank Protection and Habitat Restoration - (Proceedings) - (14-Aug-95)
Pesticide Transport Research at the Nsl: Past, Present, Future - (Proceedings) - (12-Apr-95)
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