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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Assessing Conservation Effects on Water Quantity and Quality at Field and Watershed Scales

Location: National Soil Erosion Research Lab

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

A simple technique for obtaining future climate data inputs for natural resource models - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(24-Aug-15)
Spatial discretization of large watersheds and its influence on the estimation of hillslope sediment yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gonzalez, V.I., Carkovic, A.B., Lobo, G.P., Flanagan, D.C., Bonilla, C.A. 2015. Spatial discretization of large watersheds and its influence on the estimation of hillslope sediment yield. Hydrological Processes. DOI:10.1002/hyp.10559.
Modeling conservation practices in APEX: From the field to the watershed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Francesconi, W., Smith, D.R., Flanagan, D.C., Huang, C., Wang, X. 2015. Modeling conservation practices in APEX: From the field to the watershed. Journal of Great Lakes Research. 41(3):760-769.
Vertical tillage impacts on water quality derived from rainfall simulations     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, D.R., Pappas, E.A. 2015. Vertical tillage impacts on water quality derived from rainfall simulations. Soil and Tillage Research. 153:155-160.
Using landscape metrics to analyze micro-scale soil erosion processes     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marco Da Silva, A., Huang, C., Francesconi, W., Saintil, T., Villegas, J. 2015. Using landscape metrics to analyze micro-scale soil erosion processes. Ecological Indicators. 56(2015):184-193.
Evaluation and improvement of the CLIGEN model for storm and rainfall erosivity generation in Central Chile - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lobo, G.P., Frankenberger, J.R., Flanagan, D.C., Bonilla, C.A. 2015. Evaluation and improvement of the CLIGEN model for storm and rainfall erosivity generation in Central Chile. Catena. 127:206-213. DOI:10.1016/j.catena.2015.01.002.
Phosphorus losses from monitored fields with conservation practices in the Lake Erie Basin, USA     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, D.R., Francesconi, W., Livingston, S.J., Huang, C. 2015. Phosphorus losses from monitored fields with conservation practices in the Lake Erie Basin, USA. Ambio. 44(2):S319-S331.
Reducing nitrogen export from the corn belt to the Gulf of Mexico: Agricultural strategies for remediating hypoxia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(17-Jul-14)
Developing relations between soil erodibilty factors in two different soil erosion prediction models (USLE/RUSLE and wWEPP) and fludization bed technique for mechanical soil cohesion - (Abstract Only)
Deviren Saygin, S., Huang, C., Flanagan, D.C., Erpul, G. 2014. Developing relations between soil erodibilty factors in two different soil erosion prediction models (USLE/RUSLE and wWEPP) and fludization bed technique for mechanical soil cohesion [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2014, Long Beach, CA. 2014 CDROM.
No-tillage and manure effects on soil erosion, carbon and nitrogen dynamics in sugarcane field in Okinawa, Japan - (Abstract Only)
Osawa, K., Huang, C. 2014. No-tillage and manure effects on soil erosion, carbon and nitrogen dynamics in sugarcane field in Okinawa, Japan [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA, November 2-5, 2014 CDROM.
Assessment of pollutants sequestration in flowing waters using Red Mud - (Abstract Only)
Chagas, I., Smith, D.R., Huang, C., Bowling, L. 2014. Assessment of pollutants sequestration in flowing waters using Red Mud [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2014, Long Beach, CA. 2014 CDROM.
Assessment of electrical conductivity as a surrogate measurement for water samples in a tracer injection experiment - (Abstract Only)
Chagas, I., Huang, C., Bowling, L., Smith, D.R. 2014. Assessment of electrical conductivity as a surrogate measurement for water samples in a tracer injection experiment [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2014, Long Beach, CA. 2014 CDROM.
Application of a calibrated/validated Agricultural Policy/Environmental eXtender model to assess sediment and nutrient delivery from the Wildcat Creek Mississippi River Basin Initiative – Cooperative Conservation Partnership - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Francesconi, W., Smith, D.R., Heathman, G.C., Gonzalez, J.M., Benage, M. 2015. Application of a calibrated/validated Agricultural Policy/Environmental eXtender model to assess sediment and nutrient delivery from the Wildcat Creek Mississippi River Basin Initiative – Cooperative Conservation Partnership. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation Initiative. 70(1):23-35.
State of science of phosphorus modeling in tile drained agricultural systems using APEX - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(06-Jun-14)
Surface runoff and tile drainage transport of phosphorus in the Midwestern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, D.R., King, K.W., Johnson, L., Francesconi, W., Richards, P., Baker, D., Sharpley, A.N. 2014. Surface runoff and tile drainage transport of phosphorus in the Midwestern United States. Journal of Environmental Quality. DOI:10.2134/jeq2014.04.0176.
Monitoring and APEX modeling of no-till and reduced-till in tile drained agricultural landscapes for water quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Francesconi, W., Smith, D.R., Heathman, G.C., Wang, X., Williams, C. 2014. Monitoring and APEX modeling of no-till and reduced-till in tile drained agricultural landscapes for water quality. Transactions of the ASABE. 57(3):777-789.
Flume experimental evaluation of the effect of rill flow path tortuosity on rill roughness based on the Manning–Strickler equation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Strohmeier, S., Nouwakpo, S.K., Huang, C., Klik, A. 2014. Flume experimental evaluation of the effect of rill flow path tortuosity on rill roughness based on the Manning–Strickler equation. Catena. DOI:10.1016/j.catena.2014.01.11.
The development of U.S. soil erosion prediction and modeling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laflen, J.M., Flanagan, D.C. 2013. The development of U.S. soil erosion prediction and modeling. World Association of Soil and Water Conservation (WASWAC), International Soil and Water Conservation Research (ISWCR). 1(2):1-11.
Nitrous oxide emissions in Midwest US maize production vary widely with band-injected liquid N fertilizer rates, timing and nitrapyrin presence     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burzaco, J.P., Smith, D.R., Vyn, T.J. 2013. Nitrous oxide emissions in Midwest US maize production vary widely with band-injected liquid N fertilizer rates, timing and nitrapyrin presence. Environmental Research Letters. 8(2013)035031(11pp). DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/035031.
Phosphorus in the Lake Erie Basin: How can we better manage our fertilizers? - (Abstract Only)
Smith, D.R. 2013. Phosphorus in the Lake Erie Basin: How can we better manage our fertilizers? [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Kinetic energy of rainfall simulation nozzles - (Abstract Only)
De F B Colares, M., Lima, P., Lima, L.A., Silva, M.L., Huang, C. 2013. Kinetic energy of rainfall simulation nozzles [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Sediment transport capacity under different subsurface hydrologic conditions - (Abstract Only)
Li, Z., Huang, C. 2013. Sediment transport capacity under different subsurface hydrologic conditions [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Phosphorus losses from drainage systems: breaking the surface tile riser connection - (Abstract Only)
Smith, D.R., Feyereisen, G.W. 2013. Phosphorus losses from drainage systems: breaking the surface tile riser connection [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Drainage water phosphorus losses in the great lakes basin - (Abstract Only)
Smith, D.R., Richards, P., King, K.W., Francesconi, W., Sharpley, A. 2013. Drainage water phosphorus losses in the great lakes basin [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Towards new-generation soil erosion modeling: Building a unified omnivorous model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hu, L-J., Flanagan, D.C. 2013. Towards new-generation soil erosion modeling: Building a unified omnivorous model. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(4):100A-103A.
Quantifying subsurface hydrology effects on chemical transport in drainage ditches using a 20-meter flume - (Abstract Only)
Yoder, C., Huang, C., Bowling, L., Smith, D.R. 2013. Quantifying subsurface hydrology effects on chemical transport in drainage ditches using a 20-meter flume [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL. 2013 CDROM.
Applying online WEPP to assess forest watershed hydrology - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dun, S., Wu, J., Elliot, W.J., Frankenberger, J.R., Flanagan, D.C., McCool, D.K. 2013. Applying online WEPP to assess forest watershed hydrology. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):581-590.
Advances in soil erosion research: processes, measurement, and modeling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flanagan, D.C., Ascough II, J.C., Nieber, J.L., Misra, D., Douglas-Mankin, K.R. 2013. Advances in soil erosion research: processes, measurement, and modeling. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):455-463.
WEPP modeling in the Great Lakes Basin - (Abstract Only)
Flanagan, D.C., Frankenberger, J.R., Wu, J.Q., Dun, S., Elliot, W.J. 2013. WEPP modeling in the Great Lakes Basin [abstract]. In: Abstract Book, 56th Annual Conference on Great Lakes Research, International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR), June 2-6, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI: IAGLR. p. 88.
The impact of climate change on soil erosion in Great Lakes Region - (Abstract Only)
Wang, L.L., Cherkauer, K.A., Flanagan, D.C. 2013. The impact of climate change on soil erosion in Great Lakes Region [abstract]. In: Abstract Book, 56th Annual Conference on Great Lakes Research, International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR), June 2-6, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI. p. 294.
Quantification of soil surface roughness evolution under simulated rainfall - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vermang, J., Norton, L.D., Baetens, J.M., Huang, C., Cornelis, W.M., Gabriels, D. 2013. Quantification of soil surface roughness evolution under simulated rainfall. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):501-514.
WEPP: Model use, calibration, and validation - (Abstract Only)
(15-Jan-13)
Geospatial application of the Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP) model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flanagan, D.C., Frankenberger, J.R., Cochrane, T.A., Renschler, C.S., Elliot, W.J. 2013. Geospatial application of the Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP) model. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):591-601.
Phosphorus doesn’t move through sub-surface tile, right? - (Abstract Only)
Smith, D.R. 2012. Phosphorus doesn’t move through sub-surface tile, right? [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, October 21-24, 2012, Cincinnati, OH. 2012 CDROM.
Identifying best management practices to minimize P loss in a tile drained landscape - (Abstract Only)
Francesconi, W., Smith, D.R., Heathman, G.C., Gonzalez, J.M. 2012. Identifying best management practices to minimize P loss in a tile drained landscape. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting, October 21-24, 2012, Cincinnati, OH. 2012 CDROM.
A multiple-segment recirculating flume to quantify chemical transport processes in drainage ditches - (Abstract Only)
Nouwakpo, S.K., Huang, C. 2012. A multiple-segment recirculating flume to quantify chemical transport processes in drainage ditches [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Abstracts, October 21-24, 2012, Cincinnati, Ohio. 2012. CD ROM.
A fluidized bed technique for estimating soil critical shear stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nouwakpo, S., Huang, C. 2012. A fluidized bed technique for estimating soil critical shear stress. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 76:1192-1196.
Soil greenhouse gas emissions from three decades long-term experimental field of corn-soybean rotation and tillage treatments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seo, J., Vyn, T.J., Gal, A., Smith, D.R. 2012. Soil greenhouse gas emissions from three decades long-term experimental field of corn-soybean rotation and tillage treatments. Korean Journal of Crop Science. 57(1):89-97.
The role of subsurface hydrology in soil erosion and channel network development on a laboratory hillslope - (Proceedings)
Nouwakpo, S., Huang, C. 2012. The role of subsurface hydrology in soil erosion and channel network development on a laboratory hillslope [abstract]. European Geosciences Union General Assembly Proceedings, April 22-27, 2012, Vienna, Austria. 2012 CD ROM.
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