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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

John D. Williams

Hydrologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Soil and water conservation in the Pacific Northwest through no-tillage and intensified crop rotations - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Dec-13)
Soil water dynamics in continuous winter wheat grown in the semiarid Pacific Northwest, U.S.A. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Wuest, S.B. 2014. Soil water dynamics in continuous winter wheat grown in the semiarid Pacific Northwest, U.S.A.. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 78(2):571-578.
Root to shoot ratios and belowground biomass distribution for Pacific Northwest dryland crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Reardon, C.L., Mccool, D.K., Douglas, C.L., Albrecht, S.L., Rickman, R.2. 2013. Root to shoot ratios and belowground biomass distribution for Pacific Northwest dryland crops. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(5):349-360.
Chemical composition and bioethanol potential of different plant species found in Pacific Northwest conservation buffers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, D., Juneja, A., Hohenschuh, W.E., Williams, J.D., Murthy, G.S. 2012. Chemical composition and bioethanol potential of different plant species found in Pacific Northwest conservation buffers. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. DOI: 10.1063/1.4766889.
Chemical composition of lignocellulosic feedstock from Pacific Northwest conservation buffers - (Proceedings)
Kumar, D., Juneja, A., Hohenschuh, W.E., Williams, J.D., Murthy, G.S. 2012. Chemical composition of lignocellulosic feedstock from Pacific Northwest conservation buffers. Agricultural Engineering International Conference. Paper No. 121337450.
Chemical composition and bioethanol potential of different plant species found in pacific northwest conservation buffers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Juneja, A., Kumar, D., Williams, J.D., Wysocki, D.J., Murthy, G.S. 2011. Potential for ethanol production from conservation reserve program lands in Oregon. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. 3(6). Available http://jrse.aip.org/
Plant community development in a dryland CREP in Northeastern Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Hartman, H.M., Spencer, L.M., Loiland, J.O. 2011. Plant community development in a dryland CREP in Northeastern Oregon. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 2(6):744-752.
Measuring hillslope and small drainage freeze-thaw events in the Pacific Northwest: a journey from H-flumes to drop-box weirs - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J.D., Robertson, D.S. 2011. Measuring hillslope and small drainage freeze-thaw events in the Pacific Northwest: a journey from H-flumes to drop-box weirs. Meeting Abstract. ASA, CSSA and SSSA Annual Meeting (San Antonio, Texas).
Capture of Plateau Runoff by GPS Guided Drill Seed Operation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Long, D.S., Wuest, S.B. 2012. Capture of Plateau Runoff by GPS Guided Seed Drill Operation. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 66(6):355-361.
Intensive crop rotation yield and economic performance in minimum tillage and no-tillage, in northeastern Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Long, D.S. 2011. Intensive crop rotation yield and economic performance in minimum tillage and no-tillage, in northeastern Oregon. Crop Management. Available: http://plantmanagementnetwork.org/cm/element/sum2.aspx?id=9430
Tillage and no-tillage conservation effectiveness in the intermediate precipitation zone of the inland Pacific Northwest, United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Wuest, S.B. 2011. Tillage and no-tillage conservation effectiveness in the intermediate precipitation zone of the inland Pacific Northwest, United States. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 66(4):242-249.
Plant Community Development in a Dryland CREP in Northeastern Oregon - (Experiment Station)
Williams, J.D., Hartman, H.M., Spencer, L.M., Loiland, J.O. 2010. Plant Community Development in a Dryland CREP in Northeastern Oregon. Agricultural Experiment Station Publication. 2010. http://cbarc.aes.oregonstate.edu/dryland-research-report-2010-0
Contour Planting: A Strategy to Reduce Soil Erosion on Steep Slopes - (Proceedings)
Long, D.S., Wuest, S.B., Williams, J.D., Rauwendall, R., Bailey, M.J. 2010. Contour Planting: A Strategy to Reduce Soil Erosion on Steep Slopes. In R. Khosla (ed.) 10th International Conference on Precision Agriculture Abstracts & Proceedings.
Raindrop Characteristics in the Pacific Northwest Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
McCool, D.K., Williams, J.D., Morse, J.R. 2009. Raindrop Characteristics in the Pacific Northwest. ASABE Annual International Meeting. ASABE Paper No.097441. Reno, NV. June 21-24. Pp. 19.
Wepp Simulations of Dryland Cropping Systems in Small Drainages of Northeastern Oregon Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Dun, S., Robertson, D.S., Wu, J.Q., Brooks, E., Flanagan, D.C., Mccool, D.K. 2010. WEPP Simulations of Dryland Cropping Systems in Small Drainages of Northeastern Oregon. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation Society. 65(1):22-33.
Erodibility from natural rainfall events on soils of the Pacific Northwest - (Abstract Only) - (02-Sep-08)
Comparison of Runoff and Soil Erosion from No-Till and Inversion Tillage Production Systems - (Experiment Station)
Wuest, S.B., Williams, J.D., Gollany, H.T., Siemens, M.C., Long, D.S. 2008. Comparison of runoff and soil erosion from no-till and inversion tillage production systems. Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Annual Report.
Comparison of Runoff, Soil Erosion, and Winter Wheat Yields from No-Till and Inversion Tillage Production Systems in Northeastern Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Gollany, H.T., Siemens, M.C., Wuest, S.B., Long, D.S. 2009. COMPARISON OF RUNOFF, SOIL EROSION, AND WINTER WHEAT YIELDS FROM NO-TILL AND INVERSION TILLAGE PRODUCTION SYSTEMS IN NORTHEASTERN OREGON. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 64(1):42-53.
Soil Loss from Long-Term Winter-Wheat/summer Fallow Residue and Nutrient Management Experiment at Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center, Pendleton, Oregon - (Experiment Station)
Williams, J.D. 2008. Soil loss from long-term winter-wheat/summer fallow residue and nutrient management experiment at Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center, Pendleton, Oregon. In 2008 Dryland Agricultural Research Annual Report SR ---, ed. D.S. Long, S.E. Petrie and P.M. Frank, __ - __. Oregon State University Agricultural Experiment Station in cooperation with USDA-ARS, Corvallis, Oregon.
Soil Erosion by Water - (Book / Chapter)
McCool, D.K., Williams, J.D. 2008. Soil Erosion by Water. In Sven Erik Jorgensen & Brian D. Fath, (Editor-in-Chief), Ecological Processes. Vol. [4] of Encyclopedia of Ecology, 1st Edition, Elsevier B.V., 5 vols. pp. [3284-3290] Oxford.
Soil Erosion from Dryland Winter Wheat–fallow Ground in a Long-Term Residue and Nutrient Management Experiment in North-Central Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D. 2008. Soil erosion from dryland winter wheat–fallow ground in a long-term residue and nutrient management experiment in north-central oregon. J. Soil Water Cons. 63:2 53-59.
Simulating accumulation and melt of snow for RUSLE2 databases - (Abstract Only) - (31-Aug-07)
Effects of Tillage on Water Infiltration - (Experiment Station)
Wuest, S.B., Williams, J.D., Johlke, T.R. 2006. Effects of tillage on water infiltration. Dryland Agricultural Research Annual Report. Oregon Agric. Exp. Sta. Special Report 1068.
Success of Spaw and Wepp in Simulating Accumulation and Melt of Snow. - (Proceedings) - (12-May-06)
Tillage and Perennial Grass Effects on Ponded Infiltration for Seven Semi-Arid Loess Soils. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wuest, S.B., Williams, J.D., Gollany, H.T. 2006. Tillage and perennial grass effects on ponded infiltration for seven semi-loess soils. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, Vol. 61(4)218-223.
Spatial and Temporal Contributions to Variability in Sediment Loads of the Umatilla River, Oregon - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J.D., Robertson, D.S., Geffen, B.A., Webster, J.G., Clifton, C.F. 2006. Spatial and temporal contributions to variability in sediment loads of the Umatilla River, Oregon. In Proceedings of the SWCS International Environmental Management Conference, July 22-26, Keystone, CO. 2006. CDROM.
Notill Farming Practices on the Columbia Plateau; Changes in Field Erosion and Stormflow - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J.D., Robertson, D.S. 2006. No-till farming practices on the Columbia Plateau; changes in field erosion and stormflow. In Proceedings of the SWCS International Environmental Management Conference, July 22-26, Keystone, CO. 2006.CDROM.
Total Maximum Daily Load Water Quality Monitoring for Sediment in Wildhorse Creek, Northeast Oregon - (Other)
Geffen, B., Clifton, C., Webster, J., Williams, J.D. 2005. Total maximum daily load water quality monitoring for sediment in Wildhorse Creek, northeast Oregon. In Proceedings of the American Water Resources Association Conference, November 1-4, Seattle, WA. CDROM.
Effects of Tillage and Residue Management on Seed-Zone Temperature and Moisture: Field Investigation and Shaw Modeling - (Other)
Qiu, H., Williams, J.D., Wu, J., Flerchinger, G.N., Oviatt, H.S., Wuest, S.B., Mccool, D.K. 2005. Effects of tillage and residue management on seed-zone temperature and moisture: field investigation and shaw modeling. American Society of Agri Engineers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers.
Current Topics in Agricultural Hydrology and Water Quality: Introduction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Koplin, D.W. 2005. Current topics in agricultural hydrology and water quality: Introduction. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 41(2): 243-244.X
Rotary Subsoiling Newly Planted Winter Wheat Fields to Improve Infiltration in Frozen Soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, J.D., Wuest, S.B., Schillinger, B.F., Gollany, H.T. 2006. Rotary subsoiling newly planted winter wheat fields to improve infiltration in frozen soil. Soil & Tillage Research 86 (2006) 141-151.
Using the Shaw Model to Evaluate the Effects of Treatments on Seed-Zone Temperature and Moisture - (Other)
Qiu, H., Wu, J., Williams, J.D., Oviatt, H.S., Wuest, S.B. 2005. Using the shaw model to evaluate the effects of treatments on seed-zone temperature and moisture. Pacific Northwest Direct Seed Conference Proceedings. (Poster)
Organic Matter Addition, N, and Residue Burning Effects on Infiltration, Biological, and Physical Properties of An Intensively Tilled Silt-Loam Soil. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wuest, S.B., Caesar-TonThat, T.C., Wright, S.F., Williams, J.D. 2005. Organic matter addition, N, and residue burning effects on infiltration, biological, and physical properties of an intensively tilled silt-loam soil. Soil & Tillage Research 84 (2005) 154-167.
Changes in Storm Flow Responses As a Result of Direct Seed Farming Practices on the Columbia Plateau Croplands - (Proceedings)
Williams, J.D., Robertson, D.S., Oviatt, H.S. 2005. Changes in storm flow responses as a result of direct seed farming practices on the Columbia Plateau croplands. American Geophysical Union.
Rotary Subsoiling to Reduce Erosion and Improve Infiltration in Newly Planted Winter Wheat after Summer Fallow - (Experiment Station)
Williams, J.D., Wuest, S.B., Schillinger, W.F., Gollany, H.T. 2004. Rotary subsoiling to reduce erosion and improve infiltration in newly planted winter wheat after summer fallow. IN: Special Report 1054, 2004 Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center Annual Report. Oregon State University, 8 june 2004, Adams, OR.
Freeze/thaw Effects on Rill and Gully Erosion in the Northwestern Wheat and Range Region - (Proceedings)
McCool, D.K., and Williams, J.D. 2004. Freeze/thaw effects on rill and gully erosion in the Northwestern Wheat and Range Region. In: Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Gully Erosion, April 28-May 1, 2004, Oxford, Mississippi. 2004 CDROM.
Freeze/thaw Effects on Rill and Gully Erosion in the Northwestern Wheat and Range Region - (Proceedings)
McCool, D.K., and Williams, J.D. 2004. Freeze/thaw effects on rill and gully erosion in the Northwestern Wheat and Range Region. In: Proceedings of the ASAE Pacific Northwest Section Meeting, September 23-25, 2004, Baker City, Oregon. Paper No. PNW04-1002.
Rotary Subsoiling Effectiveness on Runoff and Erosion in Dryland Wheat, Washington - (Proceedings)
Williams, J.D., Wuest, S.B., Schillinger, W.F., Gollany, H.T., Mccool, D.K. 2003. Rotary subsoiling effectiveness on runoff and erosion in dryland wheat, Washington. IN: American Water Resources Association 2003 Conference Proceedings, American Water Resources Association, San Diego, CA, Nov. 3, 2003. (Published on CD-ROM, no page number assignment).
Effects of Long-Term Winter Wheat, Summer Fallow Residue and Nutrient Management on Field Hydrology in Silt Loam, North-Central Oregon, U.S.A. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
WILLIAMS, J.D. EFFECTS OF LONG-TERM WINTER WHEAT, SUMMER FALLOW RESIDUE AND NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT ON FIELD HYDROLOGY IN SILT LOAM, NORTH-CENTRAL OREGON, U.S.A. SOIL & TILLAGE RESEARCH. 75 (2004) 109-119.
Subsoiling Influence on Nutrients in Runoff Following Rainfall Simulation - (Abstract Only)
GOLLANY, H.T., WUEST, S.B., WILLIAMS, J.D., SCHILLINGER, W.F., BAKER, A.A., ROBERTSON, D.S. SUBSOILING INFLUENCE ON NUTRIENTS IN RUNOFF FOLLOWING RAINFALL SIMULATION. AGRONOMY ABSTRACTS. 2003.
Freeze/thaw Effects on Rill and Gully Erosion in the Northwestern Wheat and Range Region - (Abstract Only)
McCool, D.K., Williams, J.D. Freeze/thaw effects on rill and gully erosion in the northwestern wheat and range region. International Symposium on Gully Erosion Under Global Change Proceedings.
A Paired-Drainage, Four-Year No-Till System Project in North-Central Oregon - (Abstract Only)
Williams, J.D. 2003. A paired-drainage, four-year no-till system project in north-central Oregon. IN: Proceedings American Water Resources Association Spring Specialty Conference Proceedings - Agricultural Hydrology and Water Quality. Kansas City, MO, May 12-14, 2003. (Published on CD_ROM, No Page Number Assignment).
Using 3-D Visual Computer Software and Griding Algorithm to View Seasonal Soil Water Changes in a Hillshope - (Other) - (08-Mar-02)
Nutrient Loss from Dryland Winter Wheat Fields on the Columbia Plateau - (Abstract Only) - (29-Aug-01)
Water Movement and Storage in a Hillslope Soil under Four Years No-Till Practice - (Abstract Only) - (29-Aug-01)
No-Till Influence on Hydrology and Stream Morphology in Dryland Crop Area - (Experiment Station) - (01-Feb-01)
Biological Soil Crusts: Ecology and Management - (Government Publication) - (01-Jan-01)
North-Central Oregon Dryland Crop Riparian Conservation Project - (Proceedings) - (28-Aug-00)
Meander Shape and Design of Stable Meanders - (Proceedings) - (08-May-00)
Direct Seeding Influence on Hydrology and Stream Morphology in Dryland Crop Areas - (Proceedings) - (25-Apr-00)
Soil Erodibility in Long Term Crop Systems: Preliminary Results Following Two Years of Monitoring - (Proceedings) - (03-Apr-00)
Mow-Plow Crop Residue Management Influence on Soil Erosion in North-Central Oregon - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Feb-00)
Introduction and Development of a Dryland Crop Riparian Conservation Project - (Experiment Station) - (15-Feb-00)
Evaluation of Long Term Crop Systems on Hydrology and Soil Erosion; Preliminary Results from Second Year of Monitoring - (Abstract Only) - (09-Dec-99)
Biological Soil Crusts: Ecology and Management - (Government Publication) - (04-Nov-99)
The Influence of Crop Residue Management on Winter Soil Erosion - (Abstract Only) - (01-May-99)
Instrumentation of the Long-Term Crop Residue Plots for Hydrologic and Soil Erosion Evaluation - (Experiment Station) - (01-May-99)
Surface Runoff from Semiarid Croplands; Preliminary Hydrologic Evaluation of Sixty-Eight Year Ongoing Soil Crop Management Research - (Abstract Only) - (15-Nov-98)
Microbiotic Crust Influence on Unsaturated Hydraulic Conductivity - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (29-Jul-98)
Nutrients in Runoff from Frozen Soil in the Dryland Areas of the Pacific Northwest - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-98)
Stream Morphological Description of the Umatilla River - (Experiment Station) - (20-Apr-98)
A New Rainfall Simulator for the Pacific Northwest - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-Jan-98)
Microbiotic Crust Influence on Soil Hydrology and Erosion - (Proceedings) - (01-Jul-97)
Winter Erosion in Four Residue Management Systems: Preliminary Report - (Experiment Station) - (01-May-97)
Nutrient in Runoff from Frozen Soils in the Dryland Areas of the Pacific Northwest - (Proceedings) - (31-Mar-97)
Contributions to the Establishment of Tmdl Values for the Umatilla River Watershed - (Experiment Station) - (05-Feb-97)
Erosion and Crop Response to Contour-Ripped Planted-Wheat in Seasonally Frozen Soil of the Pacific Northwest - (Proceedings) - (08-Jan-97)
Effect of Residue Management on Predicted Soil Loss. - (Experiment Station) - (03-Apr-96)
The Pacific Northwest Rainfall Simulator; a Research Tool for the Interior Northwest. - (Experiment Station) - (18-Mar-96)
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