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Research Project: Resilient Management Systems and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Agricultural Production and Watershed Responses from Field to National Scale

Location: Grassland Soil and Water Research Laboratory

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

The latitudes, attitudes and platitudes of watershed phosphorus management in North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Comparison of nutrient loss pathways: Runoff and seepage flow in vertisols - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Some challenges in hydrologic model calibration for large-scale studies: A case study of SWAT model application to Mississippi-Atchafalaya River Basin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kannan, N., Santhi, C., White, M.J., Mehan, S., Arnold, J.G., Gassman, P.W. 2019. Some challenges in hydrologic model calibration for large-scale studies: A case study of SWAT model application to Mississippi-Atchafalaya River Basin. Hydrology. 6:17. https://doi.org/10.3390/hydrology6010017.

Quantifying the contribution of tile drainage to basin-scale water yield using analytical methods and a numerical model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schilling, K.E., Gassman, P.W., Arenas-Amado, A., Jones, C.S., Arnold, J.G. 2018. Quantifying the contribution of tile drainage to basin-scale water yield using analytical methods and a numerical model. Water Resources Research. 657:297-309. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.340.

Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus stoichiometric response to hydrologic extremes in a tributary to Lake Erie, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, D.R., Jarvie, H.P. 2018. Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus stoichiometric response to hydrologic extremes in a tributary to Lake Erie, USA. Agricultural and Environmental Letters. 3:180043. https://doi.org/10.2134/ael2018.08.0043.

Climate variability and trends in climate extremes in the priority conservation area El Tokio and adjacent areas in Northeastern Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baez-Gonzalez, A.D., Torres-Meza, M.D., Royo-Marquez, M.O., Kiniry, J.R. 2018. Climate variability and trends in climate extremes in the priority conservation area El Tokio and adjacent areas in Northeastern Mexico. Weather and Climate Extremes. 22:36-47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2018.10.001.

Development of SWAT-Paddy for simulating lowland paddy fields - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Carbon budgets of potential tropical perennial grass cropping scenarios for bioenergy feedstock production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pawlowski, M., Crow, S.E., Meki, M.N., Kiniry, J.R. 2018. Carbon budgets of potential tropical perennial grass cropping scenarios for bioenergy feedstock production. Carbon Balance and Management. 13:17. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13021-018-0102-8.

Transforming soil phosphorus fertility management strategies to support the delivery of multiple ecosystem services from agricultural systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Macintosh, K.A., Doody, D.G., Withers, P.J., McDodowell, R.W., Smith, D.R., Johnson, L.T., Bruulsema, T.W., O'Flaherty, V., McGrath, J.W. 2019. Transforming soil phosphorus fertility management strategies to support the delivery of multiple ecosystem services from agricultural systems. Science of the Total Environment. 649:90-98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.272.

Development, growth, biomass simulations of two common wetland tree species in Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Forage yield estimation with a process-based simulation model - (Book / Chapter)
Kiniry, J.R., Kim, S., Meki, M.N., Johnson, M.V. 2018. Forage yield estimation with a process-based simulation model. In: Edvan, R.L., Santos, E.M., editors. Forage Groups. p. 35-52. Available: https://www.intechopen.com/books/forage-groups/forage-yield-estimation-with-a-process-based-simulation-model.

Two-phase simulation-based location-allocation optimization of biomass storage distribution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S., Kim, S., Kiniry, J.R. 2018. Two-phase simulation-based location-allocation optimization of biomass storage distribution. Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory. 86:155-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.simpat.2018.05.006.

Using SWAT-LUD model to estimate the influence of water exchange and shallow aquifer denitrification on water and nitrate flux - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, X., Bernard-Jannin, L., Grusson, Y., Sauvage, S., Arnold, J.G., Srinivasan, R., Perez, J.S. 2018. Using SWAT-LUD model to estimate the influence of water exchange and shallow aquifer denitrification on water and nitrate flux. Water. 10:528. https://doi.org/10.3390/w10040528.

Potential impact of future climate change on sugarcane under dryland conditions in Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baez-Gonzalez, A.D., Kiniry, J.R., Meki, M.N., Williams, J.R., Alvarez-Cilva, M., Ramos-Gonzalez, J.L., Magallanes-Estala, A. 2018. Potential impact of future climate change on sugarcane under dryland conditions in Mexico. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 204:515-528. https://doi.org/10.1111/jac.12278.

Vegetated treatment area (VTAs) efficiences for E. coli and nutrient removal on small-scale swine operations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harmel, R.D., Pampell, R., Gentry, T., Smith, D.R., Hajda, C.B., Wagner, K., Smith, P.K., Haney, R.L., Higgs, K.D. 2018. Vegetated treatment area (VTAs) efficiences for E. coli and nutrient removal on small-scale swine operations. International Soil and Water Conservation Research. 6(2):153-164. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.iswcr.2018.02.002.

Simulating the productivity of desert woody shrubs in southwestern Texas - (Book / Chapter)

Environmental indicator principium with case references to agricultural soil, water, and air quality and model-derived indicators - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, T.Q., Zheng, Z.M., Lal, R., Lin, Z.Q., Sharpley, A.N., Shober, A.L., Smith, D.R., Tan, C.S., Van Cappellen, P. 2018. Environmental indicator principium with case references to agricultural soil, water, and air quality and model-derived indicators. Journal of Environmental Quality. 47(2):191-202. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2017.10.0398.

Simulating bimodal tall fescue growth with a degree-day-based process-oriented plant model Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kiniry, J.R., Kim, S., Williams, A.S., Lock, T.R., Kallenbach, R.L. 2018. Simulating bimodal tall fescue growth with a degree-day-based process-oriented plant model. Grass and Forage Science. 73:432-439. https://doi.org.10.1111/gfs.12346.

Phosphorus and nitrogen limitation and impairment of headwater streams relative to rivers in Great Britain: A national perspective on eutrophication - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jarvie, H.P., Smith, D.R., Norton, L., Edwards, F., Bowes, M., King, S.M., Scarlett, P., Davies, S., Dils, R., Bachiller-Jareno, N. 2018. Phosphorus and nitrogen limitation and impairment of headwater streams relative to rivers in Great Britain: A national perspective on eutrophication. Science of the Total Environment. 621:849-862. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.128.

Development of a hydrologic connectivity dataset for SWAT assessments in the U.S. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, M.J., Beiger, K., Gambone, M.A., Haney, L., Arnold, J.G., Gao, J. 2017. Development of a hydrologic connectivity dataset for SWAT assessments in the U.S. Water. 9(892):1-10. https://doi.org/10.3390/w9110892.

How can we make biofuels more climate friendly? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crow, S., Pawlowski, M., Meki, M., Kiniry, J.R., Taylor, A., Ogoshi, R., Youkhana, A., Nakahata, M. 2017. How can we make biofuels more climate friendly? Science Journal for Kids. Available: http://www.sciencejournalforkids.org/uploads/5/4/2/8/54289603/hawaii-article.pdf.

Legacies in switchgrass resistance to and recovery from drought suggest that good years can sustain plants through bad years - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hawkes, C.V., Kiniry, J.R. 2018. Legacies in switchgrass resistance to and recovery from drought suggest that good years can sustain plants through bad years. BioEnergy Research. 11:86-94. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12155-017-9879-7.

Evaluation of bioenergy crop growth and the impacts of bioenergy crops on streamflow, tile drain flow and nutrient losses in an extensively tile-drained watershed using SWAT Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guo, T., Cibin, R., Chaubey, I., Gitau, M., Arnold, J.G., Srinivasan, R., Kiniry, J.R., Engel, B.A. 2018. Evaluation of bioenergy crop growth and the impacts of bioenergy crops on streamflow, tile drain flow and nutrient losses in an extensively tile-drained watershed using SWAT. Science of the Total Environment. 613-614:724-735.

Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus stoichiometry and eutrophication in River Thames Tributaries, UK Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, D.R., Jarvie, H.P., Bowers, M.J. 2017. Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus stoichiometry and eutrophication in River Thames Tributaries, UK. Agricultural and Environmental Letters. 2:170020. https://doi.org/10.2134/ael2017.06.0020.

Evaluation of existing and modified wetland equations in the SWAT model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ikenberry, C., Crumpton, W.G., Arnold, J.G., Soupir, M.L., Gassman, P.W. 2017. Evaluation of existing and modified wetland equations in the SWAT model. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 53(6):1267-1280. https://doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12570.

Simulation of daily flow pathways, tile-drain nitrate concentrations, and soil-nitrogen dynamics using SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ikenberry, C.D., Soupir, M.L., Helmers, M.J., Crumpton, W.G., Arnold, J.G., Gassman, P.W. 2017. Simulation of daily flow pathways, tile-drain nitrate concentrations, and soil-nitrogen dynamics using SWAT. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 53(6):1251-1266. https://doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12569.

A new framework for modeling decentralized low impact developments using Soil and Water Assessment Tool Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Her, Y., Jeong, J., Arnold, J.G., Gosselink, L., Glick, R., Jaber, F. 2017. A new framework for modeling decentralized low impact developments using Soil and Water Assessment Tool. Environmental Modelling & Software. 96:305-322. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.06.05.

A large scale GIS geodatabase of soil parameters supporting the modeling of conservation practice alternatives in the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Di Luzio, M., White, M.J., Arnold, J.G., Williams, J.R., Kiniry, J.R. 2017. A large scale GIS geodatabase of soil parameters supporting the modeling of conservation practice alternatives in the United States. Journal of Geographic Information System. 9:267-278.

Impacts of alternative climate information on hydrologic processes with SWAT: A comparison of NCDC, PRISM and NEXRAD datasets Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gao, J., Sheshukov, A.Y., Yen, H., White, M.J. 2017. Impacts of alternative climate information on hydrologic processes with SWAT: A comparison of NCDC, PRISM and NEXRAD datasets. Catena. 156:353-364. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2017.04.010.

Modeling nutrient removal using watershed-scale implementation of the two-stage ditch - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Implications of conceptual channel representation on SWAT streamflow and sediment modeling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Her, Y., Jeong, J., Bieger, K., Rathjens, H., Arnold, J.G., Srinivasan, R. 2017. Implications of conceptual channel representation on SWAT streamflow and sediment modeling. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 53(4):725-747. https://doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12533.

Advancement of a soil parameters geodatabase for the modeling assessment of conservation practice outcomes in the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Di Luzio, M., White, M.J., Arnold, J.G., Williams, J.R., Kiniry, J.R. 2017. Advancement of a soil parameters geodatabase for the modeling assessment of conservation practice outcomes in the United States. International Journal of Geospatial and Environmental Research. 4(1):Article 2. https://dc.uwm.edu/ijger/vol4/iss1/2.

Modeling crop water productivity using a coupled SWAT-MODSIM model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vaghefi, S.A., Abbaspour, K.C., Faramari, M., Srinivasan, R., Arnold, J.G. 2017. Modeling crop water productivity using a coupled SWAT-MODSIM model. Water. 9(157):1-15. https://doi.org/10.3390/w9030157.

Comparison of performance of tile drainage routines in SWAT 2009 and 2012 in an extensively tile-drained watershed in Midwest - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guo, T., Gitau, M., Merwade, V., Arnold, J.G., Srinivasan, R., Hirschi, M., Engel, B. 2017. Comparison of performance of tile drainage routines in SWAT 2009 and 2012 in an extensively tile-drained watershed in Midwest. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 1-33. https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2017-52.

Water balance in paired watersheds with eucalyptus and degraded grassland in Pampa biome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reichert, J.M., Rodrigues, M.F., Pelaez, J.J., Lanza, R., Minella, J.P., Arnold, J.G., Cavalcante, R.B. 2017. Water balance in paired watersheds with eucalyptus and degraded grassland in Pampa biome. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 237-238:282-295. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.02.014.

Assessment of optional sediment transport functions via the complex watershed simulation model SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yen, H., Lu, S., Feng, Q., Wang, R., Gao, J., Brady, D.M., Sharifi, A., Ahn, J., Chen, S., Jeong, J., White, M.J., Arnold, J.G. 2017. Assessment of optional sediment transport functions via the complex watershed simulation model SWAT. Water. 9(76):1-19. https://doi.org/10.3390/w9020076.

Development and testing of a physically based model of streambank erosion for coupling with a basin-scale hydrologic model SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narasimhan, B., Allen, P.M., Coffman, S.V., Arnold, J.G., Srinivasan, R. 2017. Development and testing of a physically based model of streambank erosion for coupling with a basin-scale hydrologic model SWAT. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 53(2):344-364. https://doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12505.

SWATMOD-PREP: Graphical user interface for preparing coupled SWAT-modflow simulations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bailey, R., Rathjens, H., Bieger, K., Chaubey, I., Arnold, J.G. 2017. SWATMOD-PREP: Graphical user interface for preparing coupled SWAT-modflow simulations. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 53(2):400-410. doi:10.1111/1752-1688.12502.

Development and comparison of multiple regression models to predict bankfull channel dimensions for use in hydrologic models - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bieger, K., Rathjens, H., Allen, P.M., Arnold, J.G. 2016. Development and comparison of multiple regression models to predict bankfull channel dimensions for use in hydrologic models. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 52(6):1385-1400. doi:10.1111/1752-1688.

Western Lake Erie Basin: Soft-data-constrained, NHDPlus resolution watershed modeling and exploration of applicable conservation scenarios - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yen, H., White, M.J., Arnold, J.G., Keitzer, S., Johnson, M.V., Atwood, J.D., Daggupati, P., Herbert, M.E., Sowa, S.P., Ludsin, S.A., Robertson, D.M., Srinivasan, R., Rewa, C.A. 2016. Western Lake Erie Basin: Soft-data-constrained, NHDPlus resolution watershed modeling and exploration of applicable conservation scenarios. Science of the Total Environment. 569-570:1265-1281.

Thinking outside of the Lake: Can controls on nutrient inputs into Lake Erie benefit stream conservation in its watershed? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Keitzer, S.C., Ludsin, S.A., Sowa, S.P., Annis, G., Arnold, J.G., Daggupati, P., Froehlich, A.M., Herbert, M.E., Johnson, M.V., Sasson, A.M., Yen, H., White, M.J., Rewa, C.A. 2016. Thinking outside of the Lake: Can controls on nutrient inputs into Lake Erie benefit stream conservation in its watershed? Journal of Great Lakes Research. 42:1322-1331.