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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
Annual grasses, other
Apple
Apricot
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Canola
Carrot
Castor
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Coffee
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.)
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Date
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Eggs
Fiber crops, general/other
Filbert
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Guayule
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Hops
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kiwi
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Mint
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Nectarine
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other products of the forest
Oysters
Papaya
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Perennial grasses, other
Pineapple
Pinyon-juniper
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Rape
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Rye
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solar radiation
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
The farm as an enterprise
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Walnut
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wine grapes
Research Projects within Water resources
item Acquiring and Integrating Big Data into ARS Models to Assess Historical Hydro-climatic Trends and Projected Climate Impacts at LTAR Locations
item Ameriflux Core Site: Santa Rita Mesquite Savanna
item Application of a Physically-Based Distributed Snowmelt and Streamflow Simulation Model in Support of NRCS Water Supply Forecasting
item Application of a physically-based distributed snowmelt model in support of reservoir operations and water management
item Aquatic and Riparian Weed Management to Protect U.S. Water Resources in the Far West United States
item Areawide Management of Aquatic Weeds in Contra Costa County
item Areawide Management of Aquatic Weeds in San Joaquin County
item ARS Support to National Burned Area Emergency Response Agencies Through use of the Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA) Tool
item ARS-Tucson IAG for RHEM and Remote Sensing Products
item ARS-Tucson IAG for RHEM and Remote Sensing Products
item Assessing and Monitoring of Biodeversity Metrics at Multiple Scales in the Southwest to Support the Conservation Effects Assessment Project
item Assessing Atmospheric Emissions from Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations in the Pacific Northwest
item Assessing Cumulative Effects in the South Platte River Basin Using Future Growth Scenarios
item Assessing the Effectiveness of Conservation Practices on Rangelands
item Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA) to Aid in Sustaining Military Mission and Training
item Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment to Aid Military Mission and Training
item Biological Control of Invasive Terrestrial and Riparian Weeds in the Far Western U.S. Region, with Emphasis on Thistles, Brooms and Cape-ivy
item Combining Remote Sensing and Simulation Modeling to Study Hydrologic and Crop Growth Processes of Agricultural Systems
item Cooperation agreement and benefits sharing between the foundation for the study of invasive species & ARS exotic & invasive weeds res. unit
item Crop Genetic Improvement and Crop Management in Irrigated Areas Affected by Salinity and Toxic Ions
item Crop Response to Wastewater Irrigation as Related to Water Salinity and Ion Composition
item Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythium Species in Calla Lilly Soils
item Detection and quantification of pathogenic Pythum species in Calla Lily soils
item Determination of post fumigation recovery of soil microbial communities over time
item Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities Over Time
item Developing Sustainable Cropping Systems to Improve Water Productivity and Protect Water and Soil Quality in Irrigated Agriculture
item DEVELOPING SUSTAINABLE WATER MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR VINEYARDS
item Development of Improved Methods to Predict Emissions of Pesticides and Soil Fumigants in Semi-Arid Regions
item Ecohydrological Processes, Scale, Climate Variability, and Watershed Management
item Ecological and Agricultural Productivity Forecasting Using Root-Zone Soil Moisture Products Derived from the NASA SMAP Mission
item ECOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY FORECASTING USING ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS DERIVED FROM THE NASA SMAP MISSION
item Ecological Restoration and Management of Perennial Pepperweed Infested Tidal Marsh at Southhampton Bay Natural Preserve
item Economics of Sustainable Vinyard Water Management Strategies with Limited and Impaired Water Supplies
item Editor of Soil Science Society of America Journal
item Effects of Agricultural Water Management and Land Use Practices on Regional Water Quality
item Enhancing Water Conservation and Crop Productivity in Irrigated Agriculture
item Environmental Impact Assessment of Methyl Bromide Alternative Chemicals
item Estimating Nitrogen Mineralization in Irrigated Croplands Receiving Dairy Manure
item Evaluating & Predicting H2O Consumption by Irrigated Agriculture in Israel & US: Inverse Biophysical Modeling Utilizing Spaceborne Imagery
item Evaluating the Effects of Conservation Practices on Western Rangelands
item Evaluation of the Cropgro-Cotton Model for Arizona Cotton Production Systems
item Fertigation of Pomegranate with Drip Irrigation
item Fertilization of Pomegranate with Drip Irrigation
item Field-scale Measurement of Salinity and Other Soil Properties Affecting Crop Yield Using Remote Imagery and Proximal Sensors
item Foreign Exploration and Evaluation of Biological Control Agents for Thistles and Tumbleweed
item FY 2014 Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Grazing Land CEAP Assessment
item Identification of Physiological Mechanisms for Boron Tolerance
item Impact of Degraded Waters on Soil Physical and Chemical Properties
item Improved Agricultural Management Practices to Reduce Adverse Impacts on Water Resources in Semi-Arid Regions
item Improving pomegranate fertigation and nitrogen use efficiency with drip irrigation systems
item IN-SITU ARSENIC REMOVAL ON UNSATURATED ALLUVIUM
item Increase Fumigation Efficacy with Alternatives to Methyl Bromide using Low Permeability Tarps (UC Davis)
item INSECTS ASSOCIATED WITH EURASIAN WATERMILFOIL
item INTEGRATED FIELD SCALE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR USE OF DEGRADED WATERS
item Interfacing the SMAP Cal/Val and Applications Plans
item INVESTIGATION INTO EFFECT OF SOIL MOISTURE DEPLETION ON VEGETABLE CROP UPTAKE OF MICROCONTAMINANTS UNDER RECYCLED WATER IRRIGATION
item Landscape-Level Assessment and Management of Invasive Weeds and their Impacts in Agricultural and Natural Systems
item Long-Term Agroecosystems Research for California
item Meeting the Challenge of Salinity: Evaluation of Selected Rootstocks for Response to Salinity
item Memorandum of Understanding between Department of Energy and United States Department of Agriculture
item Meteorological Network for the USDA LTAR
item Mitigating Agricultural Sources of Particulate Matter and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Pacific Northwest
item Modeling Soil Erosion and Sediment Yield in Rangeland Environments
item Multi-Objective Optimization of a Profitable and Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture to Produce Food and Fiber in a Changing Climate
item Multi-State Evaluation of Carbonated Fumigants and Low Permeable Tarps to Reduce Application Rate, Increase Efficacy, and Minimize Emissions
item Parameterization of Stream Tubes Identified with Apparent Soil Electrical Conductivity Directed Sampling
item Passive/active Data Fusion for SMAP Enabled Applications
item Predicting Impacts of Climate Change on Agricultural Systems and Developing Potentials for Adaptation
item Prospective Insect Biological Control Agents of Yellow Starthistle and Scotch Thistle in Turkey
item Quantify Potential Nitrate Leaching to Groundwater from Agriculture in Southern Idaho
item Quantify Potential Nitrate Leaching to Groundwater from Agriculture in Southern Idaho
item Recommendations for Sustainable Water and Soil Management to Minimize the Impacts of Salinity on Grape Yield and Quality
item Reducing contamination from agricultural chemicals
item Reducing Emissions from Agricultural Activities
item REMOTE MEASUREMENT OF SOIL WATER IN GRAPEVINES
item Remote Sensing and Modeling to Study Ecohydrological Feedbacks
item RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN METEOROLOGICAL AND SNOW SENSING INSTRUMENTATION,SNOWMELT HYDROLOGY, AND HYDROLOGIC MODELING
item Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2013)
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 in Hawaii and Western United States (2012)
item Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advanced Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2013)
item Reuse of Treated Municipal Waste Water for Irrigation as a Means to Increase Alternative Water Supplies
item Reynolds Creek Carbon Critical Zone Observatory
item Risk Assessment Using the Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model
item Rootstocks for Sustainable Vineyard Water Management Strategies for Limited and Impaired Water Supplies
item Socio-Economic Assessment of Areawide Pest Management of Aquatic Weeds in the Sacramento/ San Joaquin River Delta
item Soil and Water Conservation for Northwestern Irrigated Agriculture
item Soil Erosion, Sediment Yield, and Decision Support Systems for Improved Land Management on Semiarid Rangeland on Semiarid Rangeland Watersheds
item Spatial Snow Density Estimates in support of ASO: Combining Ground Based Radar and In-situ Measurements with Energy Balance Modeling
item Spatially Integrated Environmental Modeling to Support Ecosystem Services and CWA Jurisdictional Assessment
item Technical Review of Water Quality Standards for Electrical Conductivity and Sodium Adsorption Ratio
item Technology Transfer for Developing Sustainable Vineyard Water Management
item THE EFFECT OF CO-FORMULATION OF 1,3-D AND CHLOROPICRIN ON EMISSION FROM SOIL COLUMNS
item THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT RIVERSIDE AND USDA-ARS U.S. SALINITY LABORATORY NON-FUNDED MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
item The sustainable and productive use of coal seam water – Understanding a soil-plant system to meet environmental and production goals
item Understanding Snow and Hydrologic Processes in Mountainous Terrain with a Changing Climate
item Vineyard Water Management Strategies in Washington State
item Water and Carbon Footprint and Plant Parameters of Biofuel Production on the HC&S Sugarcane Lands in Maui, Hawaii
Last Modified: 10/1/2014
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