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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Ecosystem Response to Environment Change
item Prescribed fire effects on runoff, erosion, and soil water repellency on steeply-sloped sagebrush rangeland over a five year period (Dec 2015)
item Dryland systems yields over 24 years as impacted by potential ET site and soil landscape position. (Nov 2015)
item Systems approach critical to agroecosystems management (Nov 2015)
item 4R Water quality impacts: An assessment and synthesis of forty years of drainage nitrogen losses (Nov 2015)
item Green manure and forage potential of lablab in the U.S. Southern Plains (Nov 2015)
item Recovery of African wild dogs suppresses prey but does not trigger a trophic cascade (Oct 2015)
item Modeling water-quality loads to the reservoirs of the Upper Trinity River Basin, Texas, USA (Oct 2015)
item Temperament does not affect steer weight gains on extensively managed semiarid rangeland (Oct 2015)
item Hydrologic impacts of woodland encroachment and tree removal in Great Basin sagebrush steppe (Oct 2015)
item Assessing the effects of USDA conservation programs on ecosystem services provided by wetlands (Sep 2015)
item The Importance of Seed Germination in Rangeland Research (Sep 2015)
item Short-term impacts of tree removal on runoff and erosion from sagebrush-steppe hillslopes (Sep 2015)
item Development of a landscape unit delineation framework for ecoy-hydrologic models (Aug 2015)
item Simulating the hydrologic impact of Arundo donax invasion on the headwaters of the Nueces River in Texas (Aug 2015)
item Vegetated treatment area effectiveness at reducing nutrient runoff from small swine operations in central Texas (Aug 2015)
item Northwest regional climate hub assessment of climate change vulnerability and adaptation and mitigation strategies (Aug 2015)
item Post-fire grazing management in the Great Basin (Jul 2015)
item Evaluating four N2O emission algorithms in RZWQM2 in response to N rate on an irrigated corn field (Jul 2015)
item The role of resource limitation in restoration of sagebrush ecosystems dominated by cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) (Jul 2015)
item The MANAGE drain load database: Review and compilation of more than fifty years of North American drainage nutrient studies (Jul 2015)
item Structural and functional connectivity as a driver of hillslope erosion following disturbance (Jul 2015)
item Sustaining working rangelands: Insights from rancher decision making (Jul 2015)
item Nitrogen application for spring growth of cool-season grasses overseeded into unimproved warm-season pasture (Jun 2015)
item Timing of nitrogen fertilizer application for annual ryegrass overseeded into unimproved perennial warm-season pasture (Jun 2015)
item Hydrothermal germination models: comparison of two data-fitting approaches with probit optimization (Jun 2015)
item Patch-burn grazing management, vegetation heterogeneity and avian responses in a semi-arid grassland (Jun 2015)
item Development of a grid-based version of the SWAT landscape model (Jun 2015)
item Seasonal weather-related decision making for cattle production in the Northern Great Plains (Jun 2015)
item Development of bankfull hydraulic geometry relationships for the physiographic divisions of the United States (Jun 2015)
item A case study of wolf use of a mountainous Idaho landscape (Jun 2015)
item Green manures in continuous wheat systems affect grain yield and nitrogen content (Jun 2015)
item Burning reveals cryptic plant diversity and promotes coexistence in a California prairie restoration experiment (May 2015)
item Evaluation of alternative surface runoff accounting procedures using the SWAT model (May 2015)
item A comparison between evapotranspiration estimates based on remotely sensed surface energy balance and ground-based soil water balance analyses (May 2015)
item Two-year growth cycle sugarcane crop parameter attributes and their application in modeling (May 2015)
item Assessment of model predictions and parameter transferability by alternative land use data on watershed modeling (May 2015)
item Green manure and forage potential of lablab in the U.S. southern plains (May 2015)
item Evaluation of native microbial soil populations at a trichloroethylene contaminated Superfund site in the presence of a permeable reactive barrier (biowall) using a metagenomics approach (May 2015)
item Development of sediment and nutrient export coefficients for U.S. ecoregions (Apr 2015)
item Frequency of androgenesis in poa arachnifera x p. ligularis and p. poiformis hybridizations (Apr 2015)
item Assessment of fire impacts on hydrology and erosion using field experiments and the Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (Apr 2015)
item Estimating Sediment Yield on Disturbed Rangeland Using the Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM) (Apr 2015)
item Generation of ecosystem hotspots using short-term cattle corrals in an African savanna (Apr 2015)
item Precipitation monitoring to accurately depict drought conditions on your allotment (Apr 2015)
item Livestock grazing in a changing climate: Implications for adaptive management (Mar 2015)
item Undergraduate range management exam: 1999-2014 (Mar 2015)
item Parameterization of ALMANAC crop simulation model for non-irrigated dry bean in semi-arid temperate areas in Mexico (Mar 2015)
item What is causing the harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie? (Mar 2015)
item A refined regional modeling approach for the Corn Belt - experiences and recommendations for large-scale integrated modeling (Mar 2015)
item Patch burn grazing management in a semiarid grassland: Consequences for pronghorn, plains pricklypear and wind erosion (Mar 2015)
item Integration of hydrologic and water allocation models in basin-scale water resources management considering crop pattern and climate change: Karkheh River Basin in Iran (Mar 2015)
item Antecedent moisture and temperature conditions modulate the response of ecosystem respiration to elevated CO2 and warming (Feb 2015)
item The impact of considering uncertainty in measured calibration/validation data during auto-calibration of hydrologic and water quality models (Feb 2015)
item Dataset: Soil erosion and organic matter for central Great Plains cropping systems under residue removal (Feb 2015)
item Modeling the effects on water erosion processes of rangeland conservation practices in the Great Basin region (Feb 2015)
item Hydrologic ramifications of an increased role of wildland fire across the rangeland-dry forest continuum (Feb 2015)
item Analysis methods for the determination of anthropogenic additions of P to agricultural soils (Feb 2015)
item Assessment of horse creek conservation seeding (Feb 2015)
item Effects of Phos-ChekĀ® on soil nutrient availability (Feb 2015)
item Estimating hydrologic and erosion response for use in ecological site descriptions (Feb 2015)
item Resource management in rangeland (Feb 2015)
item Use of RHEM to assess runoff and erosion following disturbance on rangelands (Feb 2015)
item The effect of annual precipitation on Agropyron cristatum suppression of bromus tectorum (Jan 2015)
item Big sagebrush transplanting success in crested wheatgrass stands (Jan 2015)
item Conservation seeding and diverse seed species performance (Jan 2015)
item Characteristics that determine a successful squirreltail (Elymus elymoides) (Jan 2015)
item Evaluating perennial grass competition as a management tool (Jan 2015)
item Herbicide efficacy and perennial grass establishment (Jan 2015)
item Suppression of annual Bromus tectorum by perennial Agropyon cristatum: roles of soil N availability and biological soil space (Jan 2015)
item A review of ecological consequences of shifting the timing of burning tallgrass prairie (Jan 2015)
item Evaluation of soil and water conservation measures in a semi-arid river basin in Tunisia using SWAT (Dec 2014)
item Quantifying corn yield and water use efficiency in response to growth-stage based irrigation scheduling and seasonal water availability (Dec 2014)
item Modeling the effects of irrigation frequencies, initial water and nitrogen on corn yield responses for best management (Dec 2014)
item Syntheses of the current model applications for managing water and needs for experimental data and model improvements to enhance these applications (Dec 2014)
item Using a model and forecasted weather to predict forage and livestock production for making stocking decisions in the coming growing season (Dec 2014)
item Modeling differential growth in switchgrass cultivars across the Central and Southern Great Plains (Nov 2014)
item Estimating the effects of agricultural conservation practices on phosphorus loads in the Mississippi-Atchafalaya River basin (Nov 2014)
item Influence of potential evapotranspiration on the water balance of sugarcane fields in Maui, Hawaii (Nov 2014)
item Testing for thresholds in a semiarid grassland: The influence of prairie dogs and plague (Nov 2014)
item A soil parameters geodatabase for the modeling assessment of agricultural conservation practices effects in the United States (Nov 2014)
item Effects of agricultural conservation practices on N loads in the Mississippi-Atchafalya River Basin (Nov 2014)
item C-SWAT: The Soil and Water Assessment Tool with consolidated input files in alleviating computational burden of recursive simulations (Nov 2014)
item Does a trend in declining stem density of Lepidium latifolium indicate a phosphorus limitation? A case study (Nov 2014)
item Self-seeding warm-season legumes for low-input forage production in the southern Great Plains of the USA (Oct 2014)
item The potential for agricultural land use change to reduce flood risk in a large watershed (Oct 2014)
item Estimation of big sagebrush leaf area index with terrestrial laser scanning (Oct 2014)
item Improvement of the variable storage coefficient method with water surface gradient as a variable (Oct 2014)
item USDA-ARS Riesel Watersheds, Riesel, Texas, USA: Water quality research database (Oct 2014)
item Developing and normalizing average corn crop water production functions across years and locations using a system model (Sep 2014)
item Effect of varying temperature regime on phyllochron in four warm-season pasture grasses (Sep 2014)
item Evaluation of structure from motion for soil microtopography measurement (Sep 2014)
item Trace gas fluxes from a northern mixed-grass prairie interseeded with alfalfa (Sep 2014)
item Impact of the agricultural research service watershed assessment studies on the conservation effects assessment project cropland national assessment (Sep 2014)
item Sustainability and environmental assessment of fertigation in an intensive olive grove under Mediterranean conditions (Sep 2014)
item A synopsis of short-term responses to alternative restoration treatments in sagebrush-steppe: the SageSTEP project (Sep 2014)
item Short-term effects of tree removal on infiltration, runoff, and erosion in woodland-encroached sagebrush steppe (Sep 2014)
item Effect of repeated burning on plant and soil carbon and nitrogen in cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) dominated ecosystems (Aug 2014)
item The role of interior watershed processes in improving parameter estimation and performance of watershed models (Aug 2014)
item Fenceline contrasts: Grazing increases wetland surface (Aug 2014)
item Chemical and mechanical defenses vary among maternal lines and leaf ages in Verbascum thapsus L. (Scrophulariaceae) and reduce palatability to a generalist insect (Aug 2014)
item Productive Spillovers of the Take-Up of Index-Based Livestock Insurance (Jul 2014)
item Characteristics of burns conducted under modified prescriptions to mitigate limited fuels in a semi-arid grassland (Jul 2014)
item Prescribed fire and timber harvesting effects on soil carbon and nitrogen in a pine forest (Jul 2014)
item LUMINATE: Linking agricultural land use, local water quality and Gulf of Mexico hypoxia (Jun 2014)
item The insect microcosm of western juniper berries (Jun 2014)
item Environmental impacts of in-house windrow composting of broiler litter prior to land application in subtropical/semi-arid conditions (May 2014)
item Evaluating, interpreting, and communicating performance of hydrologic/water quality models considering intended use: A review and recommendations (May 2014)
item Salinity mobilization and transport from rangelands: assessment, recommendations, and knowledge gaps (May 2014)
item Development and validation of a basin scale model PCPF-1@SWAT for simulating fate and transport of rice pesticides (May 2014)
item The history of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service in Nevada (May 2014)
item A comparison of Bromus tectorum growth and mycorrhizal colonization in salt desert versus sagebrush habitat (May 2014)
item Adaptations between ecotypes and along environmental gradients in Panicum virgatum (Apr 2014)
item Metal and nanoparticle occurrence in biosolids - amended soils (Apr 2014)
item Mountain plover nest survival in relation to prairie dog and fire dynamics in shortgrass steppe (Apr 2014)
item Time sequence photography of Roosters Comb (Apr 2014)
item Analysis of long-term (1969-2011) vegetation data from Bodie Hills, CA: Integrating weather, disturbance, lag effects and interactions in vegetation change (Mar 2014)
item Cheatgrass invasion and woody species encroachment in the Great Basin: benefits of conservation (Mar 2014)
item The role of simulation models in monitoring soil organic carbon storage and greenhouse gas mitigation potential in bioenergy cropping systems (Mar 2014)
item Plant parameters for plant functional groups of western rangelands to enable process-based simulation modeling (Mar 2014)
item Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM) enhancements for applications on disturbed rangelands (Mar 2014)
item Estimating sagebrush biomass using terrestrial laser scanning (TLS) (Mar 2014)
item Effects of thinning, residue mastication, and prescribed fire on soil and nutrient budgets in a Sierra Nevada mixed conifer forest (Feb 2014)
item Chapter 5: Quality assurance/quality control in stormwater sampling (Feb 2014)
item A framework for propagation of uncertainty contributed by parameterization, input data, model structure, and calibration/validation data in watershed modeling (Feb 2014)
item Hydrologic modeling of detention pond (Feb 2014)
item Hydrological modeling of upper Indus Basin and assessment of deltaic ecology (Jan 2014)
item Aboveground total and green biomass of dryland shrub derived from terrestrial laser scanning (Jan 2014)
item Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: management (Jan 2014)
item Nutrient delivery from the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico and effects of cropland conservation (Jan 2014)
item Simulating landscape sediment transport capacity by using a modified SWAT model (Jan 2014)
item An integrated modeling approach for estimating the water quality benefits of conservation practices at the river basin scale (Jan 2014)
item Global warming likely reduces crop yield and water availability of the dryland cropping systems in the U.S. central Great Plains (Dec 2013)
item Evaluating remote sensing methods for targeting erosion in riparian corridors (Dec 2013)
item Evaluating the capability of the enhanced Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM) for modeling the soil erosion impact of disturbance on rangelands (Dec 2013)
item Hydrologic vulnerability of western US rangelands in the wake of woodland encroachment and increasing wildfire activity (Dec 2013)
item Seasonal weather influences on yearling beef steer production in C3-dominated Northern Great Plains rangeland (Dec 2013)
item A Review of Fire Effects on Vegetation and Soils in the Great Basin Region: Response and Ecological Site Characteristics (Nov 2013)
item Resilience to disturbance and resistance to alien grass invasions in the cold desert of western North America (Nov 2013)
item Review of nitrogen fate models applicable to forest landscapes in the southern U.S. (Oct 2013)
item An efficient sampling protocol for sagebrush/grassland monitoring (Sep 2013)
item Rehabilitation of cheatgrass-infested rangelands: applications and practices (Sep 2013)
item Simulating sediment loading into the major reservoirs in Trinity River Basin (Sep 2013)
item Significance of connectivity and post-wildfire runoff (Aug 2013)
item Inclusion of glacier processes for distributed hydrological modeling at basin scale with application to a watershed in Tianshan Mountains, northwest China (Aug 2013)
item Eco-hydrology considerations for enhancement of ecological site descriptions (Jul 2013)
item Modeling soil erosion impact of rangeland disturbance using the Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model (RHEM) (Jul 2013)
item A decade of advancement in understanding of rangeland hydrology and erosion and the effects of conservation practices (Jul 2013)
item Modifying SWAT to simulate cropland carbon flux: Model development and initial evaluation (Jul 2013)
item Effects of an off-stream watering facility on cattle behavior and instream E. coli levels (Jun 2013)
item Modeling sedimentation-filtration basins for urban watersheds using Soil and Water Assessment Tool (Jun 2013)
item Energy sorghum biomass harvest thresholds and tillage effects on soil organic carbon and bulk density (May 2013)
item Efficient multi-objective calibration of a computationally intensive hydrologic model with parallel computing software in Python (Apr 2013)
item The impact of asynchronicity on event-flow estimation in basin-scale hydrologic model calibration (Apr 2013)
item Perennial biomass grasses and the Mason-Dixon Line: Comparative productivity across latitudes in the southern Great Plains (Mar 2013)
item Soil and variety effects on the energy and carbon balances of switchgrass-derived ethanol (Dec 2012)
item Evolution of the SCS curve number method and its applications to continuous runoff simulation (Nov 2012)
item Effects of urbanization and climate change on stream health in north-central Texas (Aug 2012)
item Impact of suspended sediment and nutrient loading from land uses against water quality in the Hii River basin, Japan (May 2012)
Last Modified: 9/20/2013
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