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Research Programs and Projects at this Location

ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are  the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

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Water Availability and Watershed Management (NP #211)
From Field to Watershed: Enhancing Water Quality and Management in Agroecosystems through Remote Sensing, Ground Measurements, and Integrative Modeling
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving, Evaluating and Extending High Resolution Cropland Carbon Monitoring System (CCMS)
(Cooperative Agreement)
Root-Zone Soil Moisture Using P-band Observations
(Cooperative Agreement)
Root-Zone Soil Moisture Using P-band Observations
(Cooperative Agreement)
A Long Term Consistent Multi-Satellite Multi-Depth Soil Moisture ESDR with Uncertainty Information
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Agricultural Research Service Technical Support to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Assessment of NRCS Wetland Easement Program Effects
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain Regional Study
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain Regional Study
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain Regional Study
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP/Harmful Algal Blooms Buffer Evaluation and Legacy Nutrients
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Contribution of Legacy P to Watershed Outcomes - Phase 1 (Beltsville)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2020 Conservation Effects Assessment Project - Choptank River Watershed Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies on croplands
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2021 Conservation Effects Assessment Project Choptank River Watershed Beltsville Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies on Croplands - Beltsville
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Improving, Evaluating and Extending High Resolution Cropland Carbon Monitoring System (CCMS)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Integrating Multi-Platform Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration Retrievals to Constrain Land Surface Water and Energy Balance Coupling
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Monitoring Vineyard Water Use and Vine Water Status with......Improved and Sustainable Water Management from Field to Regional Scales
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Operational Production of Long-Term Enhanced Soil Moisture Information for USDA-FAS using Hydrology Modeling and Remote Sensing
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Root-Zone Soil Moisture Using P-band Observations
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
The Mid-Atlantic Wetland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Using SMAP Soil Moisture Products to Improve Streamflow Forecasting in Ungauged Basins
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Umbrella Agreement Between USGS (LMG) and ARS (HRSL) to Cooperate on Conservation Practice Research
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Accurate Estimation of Crop Transpiration in Orchards and Vineyards using UAV and Satellite Technologies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Agricultural Remote Sensing using Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Calibration and Validation of In Situ Soil Moisture Sensors at Marena Oklahoma
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies for 2020
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Innovative Remote Sensing Approaches for Updating the National Wetlands Inventory
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Risks and Benefits of Grass Buffer Strips Grown for Nutrient Conservation and Poultry Bedding Production on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Risks and Benefits of Grass Buffer Strips to Mitigate Nutrient Losses
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Potential Miscanthus x Giganteas Spread on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Assessments for Wetlands in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Remote Sensing-based Modeling of Evapotranspiration and Stress of Highly Structured Vineyard Canopies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Measurement of Methane Emissions Across a Wetlands Alteration Gradient
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Measuring and Modeling Pollutants in Agricultural Systems and Landscapes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling Watershed Processes for Assessing Ecosystem Services Provided by Restored Wetlands
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Quantifying Life Cycle Impacts of Agricultural Systems with Winter Cover Crops
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Remote Detection and Functional Assessments for Wetlands in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Remote Detection and Functional Assessments for Wetlands in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Soil Moisture Mapping of the South Fork Iowa Soil Moisture Network with Proximal COSMOS Rovers
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Strategies for Controlling Miscanthus x Giganteas and Evaluating Potential Spread on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Models for Assessing Ecosystem Services Provided by Restored Wetlands
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS)
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Enhancing Agricultural Management and Conservation Practices by Advancing Measurement Techniques and Improving Modeling Across Scales
(In-House Appropriated)
Integrating Field Experiments, Remote Sensing, and Modeling toward Improved Understanding and Quantification of Watershed Scale Carbon Cycling
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Utilizing Sustainable Remediation Technologies to Reduce Bioavailability and Transport of Chlorinated Organic Compounds
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Agricultural Systems Research (NP #216)
Enhancing Agricultural Management and Conservation Practices by Advancing Measurement Techniques and Improving Modeling Across Scales
(In-House Appropriated)
From Field to Watershed: Enhancing Water Quality and Management in Agroecosystems through Remote Sensing, Ground Measurements, and Integrative Modeling
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving, Evaluating and Extending High Resolution Cropland Carbon Monitoring System (CCMS)
(Cooperative Agreement)
Root-Zone Soil Moisture Using P-band Observations
(Cooperative Agreement)
Root-Zone Soil Moisture Using P-band Observations
(Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of NRCS Wetland Easement Program Effects
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain Regional Study
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Coastal Plain Regional Study
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
CEAP/Harmful Algal Blooms Buffer Evaluation and Legacy Nutrients
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Contribution of Legacy P to Watershed Outcomes - Phase 1 (Beltsville)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2020 Conservation Effects Assessment Project - Choptank River Watershed Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies on croplands
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2021 Conservation Effects Assessment Project Choptank River Watershed Beltsville Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies on Croplands - Beltsville
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Improving, Evaluating and Extending High Resolution Cropland Carbon Monitoring System (CCMS)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Integrating Field Experiments, Remote Sensing, and Modeling toward Improved Understanding and Quantification of Watershed Scale Carbon Cycling
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Using SMAP Soil Moisture Products to Improve Streamflow Forecasting in Ungauged Basins
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Accurate Estimation of Crop Transpiration in Orchards and Vineyards using UAV and Satellite Technologies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies for 2020
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Risks and Benefits of Grass Buffer Strips Grown for Nutrient Conservation and Poultry Bedding Production on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Risks and Benefits of Grass Buffer Strips to Mitigate Nutrient Losses
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Potential Miscanthus x Giganteas Spread on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Assessments for Wetlands in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Measurement of Methane Emissions Across a Wetlands Alteration Gradient
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling Watershed Processes for Assessing Ecosystem Services Provided by Restored Wetlands
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Quantifying Life Cycle Impacts of Agricultural Systems with Winter Cover Crops
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Remote Detection and Functional Assessments for Wetlands in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Strategies for Controlling Miscanthus x Giganteas and Evaluating Potential Spread on the Delmarva Peninsula
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Models for Assessing Ecosystem Services Provided by Restored Wetlands
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Utilizing Sustainable Remediation Technologies to Reduce Bioavailability and Transport of Chlorinated Organic Compounds
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS)
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Integrating Field Experiments, Remote Sensing, and Modeling toward Improved Understanding and Quantification of Watershed Scale Carbon Cycling
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)