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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Ecohydrological Processes, Scale, Climate Variability, and Watershed Management

Location: Southwest Watershed Research

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

Actual evapotranspiration (water use) assessment of the Colorado River Basin at the Landsat resolution using the operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance Model. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Singh, R., Seney, G., Velpuri, N., Bohms, Scott, R.L., Verdin, J. 2013. Actual evapotranspiration (water use) assessment of the Colorado River Basin at the Landsat resolution using the operational Simplified Surface Energy Balance Model.. Remote Sensing. 6: 223-256. doi: 74110.3390/rs6010233.
Quantifying the time scales over which exogenous and endogenous conditions affect soil respiration - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barron-Gafford, G., Cable, J., Bentley, L., Scott, R.L., Huxman, T., Jenerette, G., Ogle, K. 2014. Quantifying the time scales over which exogenous and endogenous conditions affect soil respiration. New Phytologist. 202:442-454. doi: 74310.1111/nph.12675
Mapping Impervious Surfaces Using Object-oriented Classification in a Semiarid Urban Region 2212 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(30-Oct-13)
Modeling evapotranspiration and its partitioning over a semiarid shrub ecosystem from satellite imagery: a multiple validation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, Y., Scott, R.L., Shang, S. 2013. Modeling evapotranspiration and its partitioning over a semiarid shrub ecosystem from satellite imagery: a multiple validation. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS). 7: 1-16. doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.7.073495.
Landscape and environmental controls over leaf and ecosystem carbon dioxide fluxes under woody plant expansion - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barron-Gafford, G., Scott, R.L., Jenerette, G., Hamerlynck, E.P., Huxman, T. 2013. Landscape and environmental controls over leaf and ecosystem carbon dioxide fluxes under woody plant expansion. Journal of Ecology. 101: 1471-1483. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12161
Spatiotemporal Variability of Summer Precipitation in Southeastern Arizona - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stillman, S., Zeng, X., Shuttleworth, W., Goodrich, D.C., Unkrich, C.L., Zerda, M. 2013. Spatiotemporal Variability of Summer Precipitation in Southeastern Arizona. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 14: 1944-1951. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-13-017.1.
Evaluating the effect of rainfall variability on vegetation establishment in a semidesert grassland - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Fehmi, J., Nie, G., Scott, R.L., Mathias, A. 2013. Evaluating the effect of rainfall variability on vegetation establishment in a semidesert grassland . Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 186:395-406. DOI 10.1007/s10661-013-3384-z.
Estimating riparian and agricultural actual evapotranspiration by reference evapotranspiration and MODIS Enhanced Vegetation Index - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nagler, P., Glenn, E., Nguyen, U., Scott, R.L., Doody, T. 2013. Estimating riparian and agricultural actual evapotranspiration by reference evapotranspiration and MODIS Enhanced Vegetation Index. Remote Sensing. 5: 3849-3871.
Antecedent conditions influence soil respiration differences in shrub and grass patches - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cable, J., Ogle, K., Barron-Gafford, G., Bentley, L., Cable, W., Scott, R.L., Williams, D., Huxman, T. 2013. Antecedent conditions influence soil respiration differences in shrub and grass patches. Ecosystems. 16:1230-1247. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-013-9679-7.
Consequences of cool-season drought induced plant mortality to Chihuahuan Desert grassland ecosystem and soil respiration dynamics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hamerlynck, E.P., Scott, R.L., Barron-Gafford, G. 2013. Consequences of cool-season drought induced plant mortality to Chihuahuan Desert grassland ecosystem and soil respiration dynamics. Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-013-9675-y.
Projecting avian guild responses to restoration scenarios on a large dryland river (middle Rio Grande,New Mexico, U.S.A.) 2222 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brand, A., Dixon, M., Fetz, T., Stewart, S., Brookshire, D., Stromberg, J., Goodrich, D.C., Graber, G., Benedict, K., Thacher, J., Broadbent, `. 2013. Projecting avian guild responses to restoration scenarios on a large dryland river (middle Rio Grande,New Mexico, U.S.A.). Journal of Restoration Ecology. 58(2):150–162.
Response of Cross-biome Productivity to the Early 21st Century Drought - (Abstract Only)
Ponce Campos, G., Moran, M.S., Huete, A., Zhang, Y., Bresloff, C., Huxman, T., Bosch, D.D., Buda, A.R., Gunter, S.A., Kitchen, S., Mcnab, W., Mcclaran, M., Morgan, J.A., Peters, D.C., Sadler, E.J., Seyfried, M.S., Starks, P.J., Montoya, A.D., Heartsill Scalley, T., Eamus, D. 2012. Response of Cross-biome Productivity to the Early 21st Century Drought. [abstract]. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA. December 3 - 7,2012.
Extreme precipitation patterns reduced terrestrial ecosystem production across biomass - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, Y., Moran, M.S., Nearing, M.A., Ponce Campos, G., Huete, A., Buda, A.R., Bosch, D.D., Gunter, S.A., Kitchen, S., Mcnab, W., Morgan, J.A., Mcclaran, M., Sutherland Montoya, D., Peters, D.C., Starks, P.J. 2013. Extreme precipitation patterns reduced terrestrial ecosystem production across biomass. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences. 118:148–157.
Assessing satellite-based rainfall estimates in semi-arid watersheds using the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch gauge network and TRMM-PR - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Amitai, E., Unkrich, C.L., Goodrich, D.C., Habib, E., Thill, B. 2012. Assessing satellite-based rainfall estimates in semi-arid watersheds using the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch gauge network and TRMM-PR. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13:1579-1588.
Kineros2/agwa: Model Use, Calibration, and Validation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goodrich, D.C., Burns, I., Unkrich, C.L., Semmens, D., Guertin, D., Hernandez, M., Yatheendradas, S., Kennedy, J., Levick, L. 2012. KINEROS2/AGWA: Model use, calibration, and validation. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(4):1561-1574.
Global estimation of evapotranspiration using a leaf area index-based surface energy and water balance model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yan, H., Wang, S., Billesbach, D., Oechel, W., Zhang, J., Meyes, T., Martin, T., Matamala, R., Baldocchi, D., Bohrer, G., Dragoni, D., Scott, R.L. 2012. Global estimation of evapotranspiration using a leaf area index-based surface energy and water balance model. Remote Sensing of Environment. 124:581-595. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2012.06.004.
Impacts of Climate Change on Ecosystem Services - (Other)
Kareiva, P., Ruckelshaus, M., Arkema, K., Geller, G., Girvetz, E., Goodrich, D.C., Nelson, E., Matzek, V., Pinsky, M., Saunders, M., Semmens, D., Tallis, H. 2012. Impacts of Climate Change on Ecosystem Services. Chapter 4 of Michelle D. Staudinger, Nancy B. Grimm, Amanda Staudt, Shawn L. Carter, F. Stuart Chapin III, Peter Kareiva, Mary Ruckelshaus, Bruce A. Stein. 2012. Impacts of Climate Change on Biodiversity, Ecosystems, and Ecosystem Services: Technical Input to the 2013 National Climate Assessment. Cooperative Report to the 2013 National Climate Assessment. 296 p.
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