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Sarah A Porter
Agroecosystems Management Research
Physical Science Technician

Phone: (515) 294-2246
Fax: (515) 294-8125

2110 University Blvd.
NLAE
AMES , IA 50011

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Right practice, right place: A conservation planning toolbox for meeting water quality goals in the Corn Belt -
Mclellan, E., Schilling, K.E., Wolter, C.F., Tomer, M.D., Porter, S.A., Magner, J.A., Smith, D.R., Prokopy, L.S. 2018. Right practice, right place: A conservation planning toolbox for meeting water quality goals in the Corn Belt. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 73(2):29A-34A.
Identifying riparian zones best suited to installation of saturated buffers: a preliminary multiwatershed assessment -
Identifying riparian zones appropriate for installation of saturated buffers: A multi-watershed assessment -
Tomer, M.D., Jaynes, D.B., Porter, S.A., James, D.E., Isenhart, T.M. 2016. Identifying riparian zones appropriate for installation of saturated buffers: A multi-watershed assessment. In: Proceedings of ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 6-9, 2016, Phoenix, AZ.
Agricultural Conservation Planning Toolbox User's Manual -
Porter, S.A., Tomer, M.D., James, D.E., Boomer, K.M. 2015. Agricultural Conservation Planning Toolbox User's Manual. Agricultural Conservation Planning Toolbox User's Manual. Available: www.northcentralwater.org/acpf/.
Agricultural conservation planning framework: 2. Classification of riparian buffer design-types with application to assess and map stream corridors Reprint Icon -
Tomer, M.D., Boomer, K.M., Porter, S.A., Gelder, B.K., James, D.E., McLellan, E. 2015. Agricultural conservation planning framework: 2. Classification of riparian buffer design-types with application to assess and map stream corridors. Journal of Environmental Quality. 44:768-779.
Agricultural conservation planning framework: 1. Developing multi-practice watershed planning scenarios and assessing nutrient reduction potential Reprint Icon -
Tomer, M.D., Porter, S.A., Boomer, K.M., James, D.E., Helmers, M.J., Isenhart, T.M., McLellan, E. 2015. Agricultural conservation planning framework: 1. Developing multi-practice watershed planning scenarios and assessing nutrient reduction potential. Journal of Environmental Quality. 44:754-767.
A planning approach for agricultural watersheds using precision conservation -
Tomer, M.D., Porter, S.A., James, D.E. 2015. A planning approach for agricultural watersheds using precision conservation. Getting Into Soil and Water. p. 22-23.
Challenges and progress in distributed watershed modeling: applications of the AgroEcoSystem-Watershed (AgES-W) model -
J.C. Ascough II, Tomer, M.D., Green, T.R., David, O., Cole. K.J., Kipka, H., and Porter, S.A. 2014. Challenges and progress in distributed watershed modeling: Applications of the AgroEcoSystem-Watershed (AgES-W) model. Procs. Third 21st Century Watershed Technology Conference and Workshop: Improving Water Quality and Environment, Paper No. 14-002, pgs. 1-8. DOI: 10.13031/wtcw.2014-002.DOI: 10.13031/wtcw.2014-002.
Opportunities for energy crop production based on subfield scale distribution of profitability -
Bonner, I.J., Cafferty, K.G., Muth Jr., D.J., Tomer, M.D., James, D.E., Porter, S.A., Karlen, D.L. 2014. Opportunities for energy crop production based on subfield scale distribution of profitability. Energies. 7:6509-6526.
Combining precision conservation technologies into a flexible framework to facilitate agricultural watershed planning -
Tomer, M.D., Porter, S.A., James, D.E., Boomer, K.M., Kostel, J.A., Mclellan, E. 2013. Combining precision conservation technologies into a flexible framework to facilitate agricultural watershed planning. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(5):113A-120A.
A framework for watershed conservation planning using precision technologies -
Tomer, M.D., Porter, S.A., James, D.E. 2014. A framework for watershed conservation planning using precision technologies [CD-ROM]. In: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts, Nov. 3-6, 2013, Tampa, FL.