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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Biological Cell Systems
Canola
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Dairy cattle, live animal
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Endangered species
Farm structures and related facilities
Fertilizers
Finfish
Forage legumes, other
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other Pollinators
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peanut
Peas (dry)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potato
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Rice
River basins
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Sugar beet
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet sorghum
Swine, live animal
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viruses
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife habitats
Winter annual grasses (includes annual ryegrass)
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Soil
item 2014 International Symposium "Evapotranspiration: Challenge in Measurement and Modeling from Leaf to the Landscape Scale and Beyond"
item A Proposal to Expand the Soil Health, Soil Testing, and Grazing Land Management Cooperation between ARS (Temple, TX) and Texas NRCS
item Adaptive Rangeland Management of Livestock Grazing, Disturbance, and Climatic Variation
item APPLICATION OF THE SWAT MODEL TO DETERMINE THE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY OF FEEDSTOCK PRODUCTION OF BIOFUELS IN HAWAII
item CARBON SEQUESTRATION AND NITROGEN CYCLING FOR GREENHOUSE GAS MITIGATION BY SOUTHEASTERN U.S. ANNUAL AND PERENNIAL ENERGY CROPS
item CEAP (Conservation Effects Assessment Program) 2012
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Cropland 2013
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Cropland 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Ecosystem Services 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Grazingland 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Sample Analysis 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - ARS Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project - Grazinglands (2013)
item CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT CROPLANDS WATERSHEDS STUDIES - GULF COAST & WESTERN WATERSHEDS (2012)
item CONTINUATION OF GRACENET STUDY IN PRESQUE ISLE, ME
item DELINEATING SOIL WATER AVAILABILITY USING TOPOGRAPHY AND APPARENT ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY ACROSS FIELD LANDSCAPES
item DELIVERY OF THE OMS-BASED AGES-W RESOURCE CONCERNS ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR EVALUATING WATER/NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION EFFECTS
item DETERMINING GROUNDWATER RECHARGE FROM IRRIGATION SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCTION OF BIOFUELS IN HAWAII
item DEVELOP TECHNOLOGIES TO PROTECT AIR QUALITY, MAINTAIN PRODUCTION EFFICIENCY & ENHANCE USE OF MANURE FROM SOUTHN GREAT PLAINS BEEF & DAIRY AG
item Development of Ecologically-Sound Pest, Water and Soil Management Practices for Northern Great Plains Cropping Systems
item ENHANCED MODELS AND CONSERVATION PRACTICES FOR WATERSHED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT
item Enhanced System Models and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Water Limited Agriculture
item ENHANCED SYSTEM MODELS, MANAGEMENT AND CULTIVAR ADAPTATIONS TO LIMITED WATER AND CLIMATE CHANGE, AND TOOLS FOR PRECISION MANAGEMENT
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Colorado with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Nebraska with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in North Dakota with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in South Dakota with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Wyoming with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Wyoming with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND MANURE MANAGEMENT FOR REDUCTION OF GAS EMISSIONS, NUTRIENTS, AND PATHOGENS
item Estimating Evapotranspiration and Plant Water Stress with Remote Sensing
item Evaluation and Demonstration of VTA Effectiveness to Protect Runoff Water Quality on Small Pork Production Facilities in Texas
item GLOBAL CHANGE IN SEMI-ARID RANGELANDS: ECOSYSTEM RESPONSES AND MANAGEMENT ADAPTATIONS
item Grassland Productivity and Carbon Dynamics: Consequences of Change in Atmospheric CO2, Precipitation, and Plant Species Composition, ...
item Implications of Climatic Variability on Agricultural Productivity and Resource Conservation in Semiarid Agro-Ecosystems
item Improve and Enhance the Object Modeling System (OMS) for Building New Models and Conservation Tools and Transferring This Technology
item Improved Management to Balance Production and Conservation in Great Plains Rangelands
item IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES
item IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-KSU
item IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-TAMU
item IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-WTAMU
item IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-TTU
item INTEGRATING THE CEAP CROPLAND AND WILDLIFE COMPONENTS TO ASSESS FISH HABITAT IN THE WESTERN LAKE ERIE BASIN
item Inter-Compare and Improve Soil-Crop Models for Evaluating Effects of Climate Change and Adaptations on Production and Natural Resources
item LOWERING INPUT COSTS IN CORN PRODUCTION SYSTEMS BY OPTIMIZING SOIL BIOLOGICAL PROCESSES
item Lowering Input Costs in Corn Production Systems by Promoting Native Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi
item Management Practices to Mitigate Global Climate Change, Enhance Bio-Energy Production, Increase Soil-C Stocks & Sustain Soil Productivity...
item MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR MEETING AGRONOMIC, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND SOCIETAL CROP PRODUCTION DEMANDS
item Management Strategies to Sustain Irrigated Agriculture with Limited Water Supplies
item MEASUREMENT AND MODELING OF FUGITIVE DUST FROM OFF-ROAD DOD ACTIVITIES
item Measurement and Modeling of Fugitive Dust from Off-Road DoD Activities
item Mechanistic Modeling of Wind Barriers and Grain Commingling Using CFD and DEM
item Northern Plains Regional Climate Hub
item NRCS Hydrology Tool
item Parameterization of Two Simulation models (ALMANAC and SWAT) in Hawaii with Subsequent Parallelization of the SWAT Model
item Quantify HC&S Management Impacts on Water Supply and the Hydrologic Balance
item Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Effectiveness through the GRA Croplands Greenhouse Gas Network (MAGGnet)
item REGIONAL BIOMASS FEEDSTOCK PARTNERSHIP – BIOMASS RESIDUE REMOVAL
item REGIONAL CORN STOVER REMOVAL IMPACT STUDY—BROOKINGS
item RESEARCH AND MODIFY RZWQM2 MODEL FOR SIMULATING PESTICIDE TRANSPORT AND FATE IN SURFACE WATER FROM CALIFORNIA AGRICULTURAL FIELDS
item Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use and Markets
item Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2014)
item Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advanced Biofuels for Use by the Navy (FY2013)
item RESOURCE ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK FOR DEPENDABLE FEEDSTOCK SUPPLY TO PRODUCE ADVANCED BIOFUELS IN HAWAII
item ROLE OF DUNG BEETLES IN NUTRIENT CYCLING, SOIL CARBON SEQUESTRATION AND GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSION IN SEMIARID RANGELAND ECOSYSTEMS
item SEEDLING ESTABLISHMENT UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE
item Seeds of Success and Global Change: Using Native Diversity for Long-Term Revegetation Success
item Software Support for WEPS
item SOIL AND CROP MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR IMPROVED NATURAL RESOURCE QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY
item SOIL AND GAS FLUX RESPONSE TO IMPROVED MANAGEMENT IN COLD, SEMIARID AGROECOSYSTEMS
item SOIL MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES: KEY INDICATORS OF SOIL C
item Soil Microbial Community Structure and Function in High Production Corn – Soybean Systems
item SOIL RESOURCES AND AIR QUALITY AFFECTED BY WIND EROSION AND FUGITIVE DUST EMISSIONS: PROCESSES, SIMULATION AND CONTROL
item Soil Testing for Soil Health
item SPATIAL DATA AND IMPLEMENTATION TOOLS FOR DISTRIBUTED WATERSHED MODELING ADDRESSING NRCS RESOURCE CONCERNS
item SPATIAL DATA AND IMPLEMENTATION TOOLS FOR DISTRIBUTED WATERSHED MODELING ADDRESSING NRCS RESOURCE CONCERNS
item Spatial Modeling of Agricultural Watersheds: Water and Nutrient Management and Targeted Conservation Effects at Field to Watershed Scales
item Supporting Applied Hydrology and Water Quality Research at the Grassland, Soil and Water Research Laboratory
item SUSTAINABLE AGRO-ECOSYSTEMS THAT CONTROL SOIL EROSION AND ENHANCE THE ENVIRONMENT
item To Provide WEPS (Wind Erosion Prediction Systems) Support
item USDA Agri and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Invent and Evaluate the Potential of Different Cropping Systems, including Biofuels, to Mitigate GHG Emissions
item Vegetation, Soil, and Livestock Gain Responses to Grazing Management Studies
item WEPS Technology Transfer Agreement
Last Modified: 11/13/2013
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