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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Technologies for Managing Water and Sediment Movement in Agricultural Watersheds

Location: Watershed Physical Processes Research

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

Examining the generality of Tau_0/TKE for gravel and cobble beds with sand fill - (Peer reviewed journal)

Turbulence measurements over immobile gravel with additions of sand from supply limited to capacity transport conditions - (Proceedings)
Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A., Langendoen, E.J., Ursic, M.E. 2016. Turbulence measurements over immobile gravel with additions of sand from supply limited to capacity transport conditions. International Association of Hydraulic Research 2016 River Flow Conference in St. Louis, MO (http://www.iihr.uiowa.edu/riverflow2016/). July 12-15, 2016. PP. 361-362.

Spatial distribution and morphologic characteristics of gullies in the Black Soil Region of China: Hebei watershed - (Peer reviewed journal)

Evaluation of alternative management practices with the AnnAGNPS model in the Carapelle Watershed - (Peer reviewed journal)

A method for identifying boundary interference in PADV data - (Proceedings)

GIS-based channel flow and sediment transport simulation using CCHE1D coupled with AnnAGNPS - (Peer reviewed journal)
Shen, D., Jia, Y., Altinakar, M., Bingner, R.L. 2016. GIS-based channel flow and sediment transport simulation using CCHE1D coupled with AnnAGNPS. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. pp. 1-8 doi. 10.1080/00221686.2016.1168883.

Bed topography and sand transport responses to a step change in discharge and water depth Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J., Kuhnle, R.A. 2016. Bed topography and sand transport responses to a step change in discharge and water depth. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0001172.

Acoustic signal propagation and measurement in natural stream channels for application to surrogate bed load measurements: Halfmoon Creek, Colorado. - (Proceedings)

Passive acoustic monitoring of bed load for fluvial applications - (Peer reviewed journal)
Rigby Jr, J.R., Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A. 2016. Passive acoustic monitoring of bed load for fluvial applications. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0001122.

The economic cost of upland and gully erosion on subsistence agriculture for a watershed in the Ethiopian highlands Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ayele, G.K., Gessess, A.A., Addisie, M.B., Tilahun, S.A., Tenessa, D.B., Langendoen, E.J., Steenhuis, T.S., Nicholson, C.F. 2015. The economic cost of upland and gully erosion on subsistence agriculture for a watershed in the Ethiopian highlands. African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 10(4):265–278.

Ephemeral gully channel width and erosion simulation technology Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bingner, R.L., Wells, R.R., Momm, H., Rigby Jr, J.R., Theurer, F.D. 2016. Ephemeral gully channel width and erosion simulation technology. Natural Hazards. 80(3):1949-1966.

Measuring the erosion of an irrigation reservoir levee Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wren, D.G., Ozeren, Y., Reba, M.L. 2016. Measuring the erosion of an irrigation reservoir levee. Transactions of the ASABE. 59(1):41-48. doi: 10.13031/trans.59.10751.

Soil pipe flow tracer experiments: 1. Connectivity and transport characteristics Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wilson, G.V., Rigby Jr, J.R., Ursic, M.E., Dabney, S.M. 2016. Soil pipe flow tracer experiments: 1. Connectivity and transport characteristics. Hydrological Processes. 30(8):1265-1279.

Soil pipe flow tracer experiments: 2. Application of a transient storage zone model Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Zhou, Y., Wilson, G.V., Fox, G.A., Rigby Jr, J.R., Dabney, S.M. 2016. Soil pipe flow tracer experiments: 2. Application of a transient storage zone model. Hydrological Processes. 30(8):1280-1291.

Land and atmospheric controls on initiation and intensity of moist convection: CAPE dynamics and LCL crossings Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Yin, J., Albertson, J., Rigby Jr, J.R., Porporato, A. 2015. Land and atmospheric controls on initiation and intensity of moist convection: CAPE dynamics and LCL crossings. Water Resources Research. 51: 8476–8493, doi: 10.1002/2015WR017286..

A physically-based channel-modeling framework integrating HEC-RAS sediment transport capabilities and the USDA-ARS bank-stability and toe-erosion model (BSTEM) - (Proceedings)
Gibson, S., Simon, A., Langendoen, E.J., Bankhead, N., Shelley, J. 2015. A physically-based channel-modeling framework integrating HEC-RAS sediment transport capabilities and the USDA-ARS bank-stability and toe-erosion model (BSTEM). In: Proc. 3rd Joint Federal Interagency Sedimentation and Hydrologic Modeling Conference, April 19-23, 2015, Reno, NV. 12 pp.

Responses of experimental river corridors to engineered log jams - (Proceedings)
Gallisdorfer, M.S., Ghaneeizad, S.M., Bennett, S.J., Atkinson, J.F., Cai, D., Simon, A., Langendoen, E.J. 2015. Responses of experimental river corridors to engineered log jams. In: Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2015, May 17-21, 2015, Austin, TX. 12 pp.

The effect of community based soil conservation works on runoff and sediment loss in the Ethiopian highlands: case of Birr Watershed - (Proceedings)
Ayele, G.K., Gessess, A.A., Addisie, M.B., Tilahun, S.A., Moges, M.A., Enku, T., Tenessa, D.B., Langendoen, E.J., Nicholson, C.F., Steenhuis, T.S. 2015. The effect of community based soil conservation works on runoff and sediment loss in the Ethiopian highlands: case of Birr Watershed. In: Proc. 3rd International Conference on the Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2015), May 8-9, 2015, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. 8 pp.

Integrated watershed management for saturation excess generated runoff, erosion and nutrient control - (Proceedings)
Steenhuis, T.S., Schneidermann, E.M., Guzman, C.D., Tebebu, T.Y., Moges, M., Langendoen, E.J., Tilahun, S.A. 2015. Integrated watershed management for saturation excess generated runoff, erosion and nutrient control. In: Proc. 3rd International Conference on the Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2015), May 8-9, 2015, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. 8 pp.

Evaluating ephemeral gully erosion impact on Zea mays L. yield and economics using AnnAGNPS - (Peer reviewed journal)
Li, H., Cruse, R.M., Bingner, R.L., Gesch, K.R., Zhang, X. 2015. Evaluating ephemeral gully erosion impact on Zea mays L. yield and economics using AnnAGNPS. Soil & Tillage Research. 155:157-165.

How irrigation affects soil erosion estimates of RUSLE2 - (Proceedings)
Dabney, S.M., Yoder, D. 2015. How irrigation affects soil erosion estimates of RUSLE2. In Proceedings 3rd Inter-Regional Conference on Land and Water Challenges: Tools for Developing. Sept. 27-30, 2015, Colonia, Uruguay. Agrociencia Setiembre 2015:12-17.

Flow, turbulence, and drag associated with engineered log jams in a fixed-bed experimental channel - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bennett, S.J., Ghaneeizad, S.M., Gallisdorfer, M.S., Cai, D., Atkinson, J.F., Simon, A., Langendoen, E.J. 2015. Flow, turbulence, and drag associated with engineered log jams in a fixed-bed experimental channel. Geomorphology. 248:172–184.

Biophysical and economic assessment of a community-based rehabilitated gully in the Ethiopian highlands Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Ayele, G.K., Gessess, A.A., Addisie, M.B., Tilahun, S.A., Tebebu, T.Y., Tenessa, D.B., Langendoen, E.J., Nicholson, C.F., Steenhuis, T.S. 2016. Biophysical and economic assessment of a community-based rehabilitated gully in the Ethiopian highlands. Land Degradation and Development. 27(2):270–280.

Improving efficacy of landscape interventions in the (sub) humid Ethiopian highlands by improved understanding of runoff processes - (Peer reviewed journal)
Tebebu, T.Y., Steenhuis, T.S., Dagnew, D.C., Guzman, C.D., Bayabil, H.K., Zegeye, A.D., Collick, A.S., Langan, S., Mcallister, C., Langendoen, E.J., Tilahun, S.A. 2015. Improving efficacy of landscape interventions in the (sub) humid Ethiopian highlands by improved understanding of runoff processes. Frontiers in Earth Science. 3:49 doi: 10.3389/feart.2015.00049.

Spatial variability in floodplain resistance to erosion on a large meandering, mixed bedrock-alluvial river - (Peer reviewed journal)
Konsoer, K.L., Rhoads, B.L., Langendoen, E.J., Best, J.L., Ursic, M.E., Abad, J.D., Garcia, M.H. 2016. Spatial variability in floodplain resistance to erosion on a large meandering, mixed bedrock-alluvial river. Geomorphology. 252: 80–97.

Calculating erosion rates of river bank sediment by combining field measurements of erodibility parameters and small-scale topographic features – A case study at the Danube River - (Proceedings)
Pfemeter, M., Kloesch, Langendoen, E.J., Habersack 2015. Calculating erosion rates of river bank sediment by combining field measurements of erodibility parameters and small-scale topographic features – A case study at the Danube River. Proceedings WMHE 2015, September 8-10, 2015, Brno, Czech Republic, pp. 77-86.

Degradation of soil physicochemical quality by ephemeral gully erosion on sloping cropland of the hilly Loess Plateau, China Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Xu, M., Li, Q., Wilson, G.V. 2015. Degradation of soil physicochemical quality by ephemeral gully erosion on sloping cropland of the hilly Loess Plateau, China. Soil & Tillage Research. 155:9-18.

Identification of recharge zones in the lower Mississippi River alluvial aquifer using high-resolution precipitation estimates Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Dyer, J., Mercer, A., Rigby Jr, J.R., Grimes, A. 2015. Identification of recharge zones in the lower Mississippi River alluvial aquifer using high-resolution precipitation estimates. Journal of Hydrology. 531:360-369.

Determination of lake sediment accumulation rates in an agricultural watershed using lead-210 and cesium-137 Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wren, D.G., Rigby Jr, J.R., Davidson, G.R., Locke, M.A. 2016. Determination of lake sediment accumulation rates in an agricultural watershed using lead-210 and cesium-137. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 71(2):137-147; doi: 10.2489/jswc.71.2.137.

Erosion of sand from a gravel bed Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Kuhnle, R.A., Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2016. Erosion of sand from a gravel bed. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 142(2)04015052-1-8. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0001071, 2016.

Sediment-generated noise (SGN): Comparison with physical bedload measurements in a small semi-arid watershed - (Proceedings)
Rigby Jr, J.R., Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A., Nichols, M.H., Goodwiller, B.T., Carpenter, W.O., Chambers, J.P. 2015. Sediment-generated noise (SGN): Comparison with physical bedload measurements in a small semi-arid watershed. In: Proceedings of the Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference. April 19-23, Reno, Nevada. pp. 400-407.

Sediment-generated noise (SGN): Laboratory determination of measurement volume - (Proceedings)
Wren, D.G., Goodwiller, B., Rigby Jr, J.R., Carpenter, W.O., Kuhnle, R.A., Chambers, J.P. 2015. Sediment-generated noise (SGN): Laboratory determination of measurement volume. Joint Federal Interagency Sedimentation and Hydrologic Modeling Proceedings, april 19-23, Reno Nevada. pp. 408-413.

Improved numerical modelling of morphodynamics of rivers with steep banks - (Peer reviewed journal)
Langendoen, E.J., Mendoza, A., Abad, J.D., Tassi, P., Wang, D., Ata, R., El Kadi Abderrezzak, K., Hervouet, J. 2016. Improved numerical modelling of morphodynamics of rivers with steep banks. Advances in Water Resources. 93(PartA):4-14.

Urban land expansion in Quanzhou City, China, 1995-2010 - (Peer reviewed journal)

Simultaneous determination of mercury and organic carbon using a direct mercury analyzer: Mercury profiles in sediment cores from oxbow lakes in the Mississippi Delta Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Chen, J.G., Chakravarty, P., Davidson, G.R., Wren, D.G., Locke, M.A., Zhou, Y., Cizdziel, J.V. 2015. Simultaneous determination of mercury and organic carbon using a direct mercury analyzer: Mercury profiles in sediment cores from oxbow lakes in the Mississippi Delta. Analytica Chimica Acta. 871:9-17.

Approximate analytical solution to diurnal atmospheric boundary-layer growth under well-watered conditions - (Peer reviewed journal)
Rigby Jr, J.R., Yin, J., Albertson, J.D., Porporato, A. 2015. Approximate analytical solution to diurnal atmospheric boundary-layer growth under well-watered conditions. Boundary Layer Meteorology. 156:73-89 doi: 10.1007/s10546-015-0018-8.

Participatory community-based gully rehabilitation on the Ethiopian Highlands: the case of Birr watershed - (Book / chapter)
Ayele, G.K., Tilahun, S.A., Tenessa, D.B., Nicholson, C.F., Langendoen, E.J., Steenhuis, T.S. 2015. Participatory community-based gully rehabilitation on the Ethiopian Highlands: the case of Birr watershed. In: Water-Smart Agriculture in East Africa, A. Nicol, S. Langan, M. Victor, and J. Gonsalves, Eds., International Water Management Institute (IWMI), CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE), Colombo, Sri Lanka and Global Water Initiative East Africa (GWI EA), Kampala, Uganda. pp. 93-96.

Quantifying and modeling sediment loads from streambank erosion along the headwaters of Town Creek in Mississippi - (Proceedings)
Ramirez-Avila, J.J., Langendoen, E.J., Mcanally, W., Martin, J.L., Ortega-Achury, S.L., Bingner, R.L. 2015. Quantifying and modeling sediment loads from streambank erosion along the headwaters of Town Creek in Mississippi. 3rd Joint Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference Proceedings. April 19-23, 2015, Reno, NV, pp.1907-1918.

USDA-ARS National Sedimentation Laboratory: A historic perspective Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wells, R.R., Bennett, S.J., Bingner, R.L., Dabney, S.M., Langendoen, E.J., Momm, H.G., Romkens, M.J., Wilson, G.V. 2015. USDA-ARS National Sedimentation Laboratory: A historic perspective. Journal of Water Resource and Protection. 7:228-246. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jwarp.2015.73019.

A multifaceted approach to prioritize and design bank stabilization measures along the Big Sioux River, South Dakota, USA - (Proceedings)
Langendoen, E.J., Abad, J.D., Bennett, S.J. 2015. A multifaceted approach to prioritize and design bank stabilization measures along the Big Sioux River, South Dakota, USA. I.S. Rivers 2015, June 22-26, 2015, Lyon, France. (3 pp) (Online URL: http://www.graie.org/ISRivers/docs/papers/2C35-53644LAN.pdf).

Soil pipe collapses in a loess pasture of Goodwin Creek Watershed, Mississippi: Role of soil properties and past land use - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wilson, G.V., Rigby Jr, J.R., Dabney, S.M. 2015. Soil pipe collapses in a loess pasture of Goodwin Creek Watershed, Mississippi: Role of soil properties and past land use. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. DOI: 10.1002/esp.3727.

RVR meander - a toolbox for river meander planform design and evaluation - (Proceedings)
Langendoen, E.J., Motta, D., Abad, J.D., Garcia, M.H., Fernandez, R., Oberg, N. 2015. RVR meander - a toolbox for river meander planform design and evaluation. 3rd Joint Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference Proceedings. April 19-23, 2015, Reno, NV, pp. 1823-1830..

GIS technology for spatiotemporal measurements of gully channel width evolution - (Peer reviewed journal)
Momm, H.G., Wells, R.R., Bingner, R.L. 2015. GIS technology for spatiotemporal measurements of gully channel width evolution. Natural Hazards. DOI 10.1007/s11069-015-1615-z.

Emergence, persistence, and organization of rill networks on a soil-mantled experimental landscape - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bennett, S.J., Gordon, L.M., Neroni, V., Wells, R.R. 2015. Emergence, persistence, and organization of rill networks on a soil-mantled experimental landscape. Natural Hazards. DOI 10.1007/s11069-015-1599-8.

Quantifying uncertainty of measuring gully morphological evolution with close-range digital photogrammetry Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Gesch, K.R., Wells, R.R., Cruse, R.M., Momm, H.G., Dabney, S.M. 2015. Quantifying uncertainty of measuring gully morphological evolution with close-range digital photogrammetry. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 79(2):650-659.

Spatially distributed sheet, rill, and ephemeral gully erosion - (Peer reviewed journal)
Dabney, S.M., Vieira, D.A., Yoder, D.C., Langendoen, E.J., Wells, R.R., Ursic, M.E. 2014. Spatially distributed sheet, rill, and ephemeral gully erosion. Journal Hydrologic Engineering. pp. C4014009-1-C4014009-12.

Effectiveness of alternative management scenarios on the sediment load in a Mediterranean agricultural watershed - (Peer reviewed journal)
Abdelwahab, O.M., Bingner, R.L., Milillo, F., Gentile, F. 2014. Effectiveness of alternative management scenarios on the sediment load in a Mediterranean agricultural watershed. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(3):125-136.

Soil erosion on upland areas by rainfall and overland flow - (Book / chapter)
Romkens, M.J., Wells, R.R., Wang, B., Zheng, F., Hickey, C.J. 2015. Soil erosion on upland areas by rainfall and overland flow, pp. 361-405. In Yang, C. T. Y. and Wang, L. K. (eds.) Advances in Water Resources Engineering, Springer. 556 pp. 2015.

Modulation of the flow structure by progressive bed forms in the meandering Wabash River - (Proceedings)
Abad, J.D., Frias, C., Konsoer, K.M., Best, J.L., Rhoads, B.J., Langendoen, E.J., Garcia, M.H. 2014. Modulation of the flow structure by progressive bed forms in the meandering Wabash River. In: Proceedings of River Flow 2014 September 3-5, 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland. A.J. Schleiss, G. De Cesare, M.J. Franca, & M. Pfister (eds.) pp. 1113-1117.

A perspective of the USDA watershed erosion and sedimentation research - (Proceedings)

Numerical modeling of dune progression in a high amplitude meandering channel - (Proceedings)
Mendoza, A., Wang, D., Abad, J.D., Langendoen, E.J., Tassi, P., El Kadi Abderrezzak, K. 2014. Numerical modeling of dune progression in a high amplitude meandering channel. n Proceedings of River Flow 2014, September 3-5, 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland. A. J. Schleiss, G. De Cesare, M. J. Franca, & M. Pfister (eds.) pp. 1097-1104.

2D and 3D numerical simulations of morphodynamics structures in a large-amplitude meanders - (Proceedings)
Wang, D., Tassi, P., El Kadi Abderrezzak, K., Mendoza, A., Abad, J., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. 2D and 3D numerical simulations of morphodynamics structures in a large-amplitude meanders. In: Proceedings of River Flow 2014, September 3-5, 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland. A. J. Schleiss, G. De Cesare, M. J. Franca, & M. Pfister (eds). pp. 1105-111.

Application of a Transient Storage Zone Model o Soil Pipeflow Tracer Injection Experiments - (Proceedings)
Zhou, Y., Wilson, G.V., Fox, G.A., Rigby Jr, J.R., Dabney, S.M. 2014. Application of a transient storage zone model to soil pipeflow tracer injection experiments. In: ASABE -CSBE/ASABe Joint Meeting Proceedings, Montreal, Quebec Canada July 13-16, 2014. PP. 1-12.

Modeling of fluvial geomorphic processes in river channels impacted by agriculture - (Proceedings)
Jia, Y., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Modeling of fluvial geomorphic processes in river channels impacted by agriculture. International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE). Sep 28-Oct 2, 2014, Hamburg, Germany, pp. 1147-1155.

Simulation of sediment transport due to dam removal and control of morphological changes - (Proceedings)
Ding, Y., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Simulation of sediment transport due to dam removal and control of morphological changes. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE). Sep 28 - Oct 2,2014, Hamburg, Germany, pp. 1127-1135.

Using computer models to design gully erosion control structures for humid northern Ethiopia - (Proceedings)
Langendoen, E.J., Zegeye, A.D., Tebebu, T.Y., Steenhuis, T.S. 2014. Using computer models to design gully erosion control structures for humid northern Ethiopia. International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE). Sep 28-Oct 2, 2014, Hamburg, Germany, pp. 1137-1145.

Watershed runoff and sediment transport impacts from management decisions using integrated AnnAGNPS and CCHE1D models - (Proceedings)
Bingner, R.L., Kuhnle, R.A., Wells, R.R., Momm, H.G., Altinakar, M., Singh, J., Shen, D. 2014. Watershed runoff and sediment transport impacts from management decisions using integrated AnnAGNPS and CCHE1D models. International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE). Hamburg, Germany, September 28-October 2, 2014.

Erosion depth of sand from an immobile gravel bed - (Proceedings)
Kuhnle, R.A., Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Erosion depth of sand from an immobile gravel bed. In: Sediment Dynamics from the Summit to the Sea, Y.J Xu (ed) IAHS, Wallingford, UK. pp. 117-121.

Evaluating sediment transport capacity relationships for use in ephemeral gully erosion models - (Proceedings)
Langendoen, E.J., Wells, R.R., Ursic, M.E., Vieira, D.A., Dabney, S.M. 2014. Evaluating sediment transport capacity relationships for use in ephemeral gully erosion models. In: Sediment Dynamics from the Summit to the Sea, Y.J. XU (ed). IAHS, Wallingford, UK pp. 128-133.

Standardized research protocols enable transdisciplinary research of climate variation impacts in corn production systems Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Kladivko, E.J., Helmers, M.J., Abendroth, L.J., Herzmann, D., Lal, R., Castellano, M., Mueller, D.S., Sawyer, J.E., Anex, Jr., R.P., Arrit, R.W., Basso, B., Bonta, J.V., Bowling, L., Cruse, R.M., Fausey, N.R., Frankenberger, J., Gassman, P., Gassmann, A.J., Kling, C.L., Kravchenko, A., Lauer, J.G., Miguez, F.E., Nafziger, E.D., Nkongolo, N., O’Neal, M., Owens, L.B., Owens, P., Scharf, P., Shipitalo, M.J., Strock, J.S., Villamil, M.B. 2014. Standardized research protocols enable transdisciplinary research of climate variation impacts in corn production systems. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 69(6):532-542.

Fine sediment sources in conservation effects assessment project watersheds Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wilson, C., Kuhnle, R.A., Dabney, S.M., Lerch, R.N., Huang, C., King, K.W., Livingston, S.J. 2014. Fine sediment sources in conservation effects assessment project watersheds. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 69(5):402-413.

Misconceptions about mechanical and fluvial erosional strength: implications to streambank stability - (Proceedings)
Sutarto, T.E., Papanicolaou, A.N., Wilson, C.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Misconceptions about mechanical and fluvial erosional strength: implications to streambank stability. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Seminar on Infrastructure Development (ISID 2014), June 3-4, 2014, Balikpapan, Indonesia. pp. 1-8.

Gully development processes in the Ethiopian Highlands - (Proceedings)
Zegeye, A.D., Damtew, S., Tilahun, S.A., Langendoen, E.J., Dagnew, D.C., Guzman, C.D., Tebebu, T.Y., Steenhuis, T.S. 2014. Gully development processes in the Ethiopian Highlands. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on the Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2014), May 16-17, 2014, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. pp. 220-229.

Bank stability analysis for fluvial erosion and mass failure - (Proceedings)
Papanicolaou, A.N., Sutarto, T.E., Wilson, C.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Bank stability analysis for fluvial erosion and mass failure. In: Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress Conference. 1497-1508. doi:10.1061/9780784413548.150.

Improving efficacy of landscape interventions in the (semi) humid Ethiopian Highlands - (Proceedings)
Steenhuis, T.S., Tilahun, S.A., Ayana, E.K., Yitaferu, B., Amare, T., Langan, S., Mcallister, C., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Improving efficacy of landscape interventions in the (semi) humid Ethiopian Highlands. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on the Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2014), May 16-17, 2014, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, pp. 237-244.

Acoustic measurement of suspensions of clay and silt particles using single frequency attenuation and backscatter Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Carpenter, W.O., Goodwiller, B.T., Chambers, J.P., Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A. 2014. Acoustic measurement of suspensions of clay and silt particles using single frequency attenuation and backscatter. Applied Acoustics. 85:123-129.

Biophysical and financial impacts of community-based gully rehabilitation in the Birr Watershed, Upper Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia - (Proceedings)
Ayele, G.K., Gessess, A.A., Addisie, M.B., Tilahun, S.A., Tibebu, T.Y., Tenessa, D.B., Langendoen, E.J., Nicholson, C.F., Steenhuis, T.S. 2014. Biophysical and financial impacts of community-based gully rehabilitation in the Birr Watershed, Upper Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia. In: Proceedings 2nd International Conference on the Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2014), May 16-17, 2014, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. pp. 193-199.

Modification of meander migration by bank failures Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Motta, D., Langendoen, E.J., Abad, J.D., Garcia, M.H. 2014. Modification of meander migration by bank failures. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 119(5):1026-1042. doi:10.1002/2013JF002952.

Laboratory experiments on dam-break flow of water-sediment mixtures - (Proceedings)
Ozeren, Y., Rui, A., Altinakar, M., and Wren, D. G. Laboratory experiments on dam-break flow of water-sediment mixtures. River Flow 2014, International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 3-5, 2014.

A stability analysis of semi-cohesive streambanks with CONCEPTS: Coupling field and laboratory investigations to quantify the onset of fluvial erosion and mass failure - (Peer reviewed journal)
Sutarto, T., Papanicolaou, A.N., Wilson, C.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. A stability analysis of semi-cohesive streambanks with CONCEPTS: Coupling field and laboratory investigations to quantify the onset of fluvial erosion and mass failure. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0000899.

Guest editor's note - (Peer reviewed journal)
El Kadi Abderrezzak, K., Abad, J.D., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Guest editor's note. Journal of Hydro-environment Research. 8(2):75-76.

Studies in wave barrier design and levee erosion - (Other)
Wren, D.G., Ozeren, Y. 2014. Studies in wave barrier design and levee erosion. Completion report for Natural Resources Conservation Project entitled, "Updating NRCS technical release #56 with floating wave barrier guidance. Laboratory Publication. 76 pp.

Imaging a soil fragipans using a high-frequency MASW method - (Proceedings)
Lu, Z., Wilson, G.V., Hickey, C. 2014. Imaging a soil fragipans using a high-frequency MASW method. Symposium on Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems Proceedings. PP 1-8.

Velocity field measurements in tailings dam failure experiments using a combined PIV-PTV approach - (Proceedings)

Bilateral oligopoly in pollution permit markets: experimental evidence Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Schnier, K., Doyle, M., Rigby Jr, J.R., Yates, A.J. 2014. Bilateral oligopoly in pollution permit markets: experimental evidence. Economic Inquiry. 52(3):1060-1079.

Evaluation of the AnnAGNPS model for predicting runoff and sediment yield in a small Mediterranean agricultural watershed in Navarre (Spain) Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Chahor, Y., Casalí, J., Giménez, R., Bingner, R.L. 2014. Evaluation of the AnnAGNPS model for predicting runoff and sediment yield in a small Mediterranean agricultural watershed in Navarre (Spain). Agricultural Water Management. 134:24-37.

Predicting bed load transport of sand and gravel on Goodwin Creek Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Kuhnle, R.A., Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Predicting bed load transport of sand and gravel on Goodwin Creek. Journal of Hydro-environment Research. 8(2):153-163.

A note on acoustic measurements of turbulence, suspended sediment, and bed forms in mobile bed experiments Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J., Kuhnle, R.A. 2014. A note on acoustic measurements of turbulence, suspended sediment, and bed forms in mobile bed experiments. Journal of Hydro-environment Research. 8:(2)164-173.

Laboratory soil piping and internal erosion experiments: evaluation of a soil piping model for low-compacted soils - (Peer reviewed journal)
Fox, G., Felice, R., Midgley, T., Wilson, G.V., Al-Madhhachi, A. 2013. Laboratory soil piping and internal erosion experiments: evaluation of a soil piping model for low-compacted soils. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. p. 1-9 doi:10.1002/esp.3508.

Response of carbon dioxide emissions to warming under no-till and conventional till systems - (Peer reviewed journal)
Hou, R., Ouyang, Z., Wilson, G.V., Li, Y., Li, H. 2013. Response of carbon dioxide emissions to warming under no-till and conventional till systems. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 78(1):280-289 doi:10.2136/sssaj2013.05.0184.

Turbulent flow and sand transport over a cobble bed - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A., Langendoen, E.J., Rigby Jr, J.R. 2014. Turbulent flow and sand transport over a cobble bed. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 140(4). doi: 04014001. 2014.

Physical-scale models of engineered log jams in rivers Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Gallisdorfer, M.S., Bennett, S.J., Atkinson, J.F., Ghaneeizad, S.M., Brooks, A.P., Simon, A., Langendoen, E.J. 2014. Physical-scale models of engineered log jams in rivers. Journal of Hydro-environment Research. 8(2):115-128. doi:10.1016lj.jher.2013.10.002.

Forage harvest representation in RUSLE2 - (Peer reviewed journal)
Dabney, S.M., Yoder, D.C., Ferruzzi, G. 2014. Forage harvest representation in RUSLE2. Agronomy Journal. 106(1):151-167.

Feasibility of using a seismic surface wave method to study seasonal and weather effects on shallow surface soils - (Peer reviewed journal)
Lu, Z. 2014. Feasibility of using a seismic surface wave method to study seasonal and weather effects on shallow surface soils. Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysics. 19(2):71-85 DOI: 10.2113/JEEG19.2.71.

Managing landscape disturbances to increase watershed infiltration Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bonta, J.V. 2013. Managing landscape disturbances to increase watershed infiltration. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(4):1349-1359.

A review of irrigation termination practices in Northeastern Arkansas - (Experiment station)
Reba, M.L., Teague, T.G., Vories, E.D. 2013. A review of irrigation termination practices in Northeastern Arkansas. Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station Research Series 610. 41-44.

Turbulence structure and sand transport over gravel and cobble beds in laboratory flumes - (Book / chapter)
Wren, D.G., Kuhnle, R.A., Langendoen, E.J., Pellachini, C. 2013. Turbulence structure and sand transport over gravel and cobble beds in laboratory flumes. In: Venditti, J. G., Best, J. L., Church, M., and Hardy, R. J. Coherent Flow Structures at Earth's Surface. Chichester, UK. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, p. 341-357.

Assessing gully widening and its control in the Debri-Mawi Watershed, northern Ethiopia - (Proceedings)
Langendoen, E.J., Tebebu, T.Y., Steenhuis, T.S., Tilahun, S.A. 2013. Assessing gully widening and its control in the Debri-Mawi Watershed, northern Ethiopia. In: Procedings of the 1st International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology (ICAST-2013), May 17-18, 2013, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. pp. 214-221.

Organic manure as an alternative to crop residues for no-tillage wheat-maize systems in North China Plain Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Dai, X.Q., Li, Y., Ouyang, Z., Wang, H.M., Wilson, G.V. 2013. Organic manure as an alternative to crop residues for no-tillage wheat-maize systems in North China Plain. Field Crops Research. 149:141-148.

Changes in spatiotemporal land use patterns in selected hydrogeomorphic areas of China and the USA - (Peer reviewed journal)
Quan, B., Romkens, M.J., Bingner, R.L., Momm, H., Wilcox, D.L. 2013. Changes in spatiotemporal land use patterns in selected hydrogeomorphic areas of China and the USA. International Journal of Geosciences. 4(3):537-548.

Laboratory and field investigations of marsh edge erosion - (Book / chapter)
Chen, Q., Ozeren, Y., Zhang, G., Wren, D., Wu, W., Jadhav, R., Parker, K., and Pant, H. Laboratory and field investigations of marsh edge erosion. pp 311-337 In Abdul, K. and Wu, W. (eds.) Sediment Transport: Monitoring, Modeling and Management. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 390 pp. 2013.

A theoretical treatise of drainage and seepage in bottom land areas adjacent to incised channels: the J. J. van Deemter analysis - (Proceedings)
Romkens, M.J. 2013. A theoretical treatise of drainage and seepage in bottom land areas adjacent to incised channels: the J. J. van Deemter analysis. Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on River Sedimentation. 2049-2058. (CD ROM)

Estimation of runoff, peak discharge and sediment load at the event scale in a medium-size Mediterranean watershed using the AnnAGNPS model Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bisantino, T., Bingner, R.L., Chouaib, W., Gentile, F., Liuzzi, G.T. 2013. Estimation of runoff, peak discharge and sediment load at the event scale in a medium-size Mediterranean watershed using the AnnAGNPS model. Land Degradation and Development. Wiley Online Library. DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2213.

Spatiotemporal urban land use changes in the Changzhutan Region of Hunan Province in China - (Peer reviewed journal)
Quan, B., Xiao, Z., Romkens, M.J. 2013. Spatiotemporal urban land use changes in the Changzhutan Region of Hunan Province in China. Journal of Geographic Information System. 5(2):136-147.

Curve numbers for long-term no-till corn and agricultural practices with high watershed infiltration Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Bonta, J.V., Shipitalo, M.J. 2013. Curve numbers for long-term no-till corn and agricultural practices with high watershed infiltration. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(6):487-500.

The role of soil surface water regimes and raindrop impact on hillslope soil erosion and nutrient losses - (Peer reviewed journal)
An, J., Zheng, F., Romkens, M.J., Li, G., Yang, Q., Wen, L., Wang, B. 2013. The role of soil surface water regimes and raindrop impact on hillslope soil erosion and nutrient losses. Natural Hazards. 67:411-430. DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0570-9.

In situ soil pipeflow experiments on contrasting streambank soils - (Peer reviewed journal)
Midgley, T.L., Fox, G.A., Wilson, G.V., Felice, R., Heeren, D. 2013. In situ soil pipeflow experiments on contrasting streambank soils. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(2):479-488.

Quantifying sediment loadings from streambank erosion in selected agricultural watersheds draining to Lake Champlain - (Government publication)
Langendoen, E.J., Simon, A., Klimetz, L.E., Bankhead, N., Ursic, M.E. 2012. Quantifying sediment loadings from streambank erosion in selected agricultural watersheds draining to Lake Champlain. USDA-ARS-NSL Research Report No. 79. pp. 1-78.

Comparison of soil erodibility factors in USLE, RUSLE2, EPIC and Dg models based on a Chinese soil erodibiity database. Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wang, B., Zheng, F., Romkens, M.J. 2013. Comparison of soil erodibility factors in USLE, RUSLE2, EPIC and Dg models based on a Chinese soil erodibiity database.. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B - Soil & Plant Science. 63(1): 69-79.

Elemental chemistry of sand-boil discharge used to trace variable pathways of seepage beneath levees during the 2011 Mississippi River flood - (Peer reviewed journal)
Davidson, G., Rigby Jr, J.R., Pennington, D., Cizdziel, J. 2013. Elemental chemistry of sand-boil discharge used to trace variable pathways of seepage beneath levees during the 2011 Mississippi River flood. Applied Geochemistry. 28:62-68.

Phase II Report for SERRI Project No. 80037: Investigation of surge and wave reduction by vegetation (Phase II) - (Other)
Wu, W., Ozeren, Y., Wren, D.G., Chen, Q., Zhang, G., Holland, M., Marsooli, R., Lin, Q., Jadhave, R., Parker, K., Pant, H., Bouanchaud, J., Chen, Y. 2012. Phase II Report for SERRI Project No. 80037: Investigation of surge and wave reduction by vegetation (Phase II). Government Publication/Report. SERRI Report No. 80037-02:1-397.

Is the change of winter wheat yield under warming caused by shortened reproductive period? - (Peer reviewed journal)
Hou, R., Ouyang, Z., Li, Y., Wilson, G.V., Li, H. 2012. Is the change of winter wheat yield under warming caused by shortened reproductive period?. Ecology and Evolution. 2(12):2999-3008.

Response of a soil-mantled experimental landscape to exogenic forcing Reprint Icon - (Peer reviewed journal)
Gordon, L.M., Bennett, S.J., Wells, R.R. 2012. Response of a soil-mantled experimental landscape to exogenic forcing. Water Resources Research. 48:W10514. doi: 10.1029/2012WR012283.

Observations on the use of acoustic Doppler velocimeters over rough beds with suspended sediment - (Proceedings)
Wren, D.G., Langendoen, E.J., Kuhnle, R.A., Pellachini, C. 2012. Observations on the use of acoustic Doppler velocimeters over rough beds with suspended sediment. Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah. 7 pp. CD-ROM.

Water surface capturing by image processing - (Proceedings)
Ozeren, Y., and Wren, D. G. Water surface capturing by image processing. Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah. 6 pp. 2012. CD-ROM.

Performance assessment and calibration of a profiling lab-scale acoustic Doppler velocimeter for application over mixed sand-gravel beds - (Proceedings)
Ursic, M., Langendoen, E. J., Wren, D. G., Kuhnle, R. A., and Pellachini, C. Performance assessment and calibration of a profiling lab-scale acoustic Doppler velocimeter for application over mixed sand-gravel beds. Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah. 6 pp. 2012. CD-ROM.

Comparison and assessment of four sediment particle-size analysis methodologies - (Proceedings)
Rigby, J. R. and Wren, D. G. Comparison and assessment of four sediment particle-size analysis methodologies. Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah. 5 pp. 2012. CD-ROM.

Using terrestrial LIDAR to characterize morphology and texture of a sand and gravel bed in a laboratory flume - (Proceedings)
Ursic, M., Langendoen, E. J., Momm, H., Wren, D. G., and Kuhnle, R. A. Using terrestrial LIDAR to characterize morphology and texture of a sand and gravel bed in a laboratory flume. Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah. 6 pp. 2012. CD-ROM.

Above ground plots at the MAFES-Holly Springs Experiment Station for studying impacts of seepage on erosion - (Government publication)
Wilson, G.V., Wells, R.R., Dabney, S.M., Momm, H.G., Hudspeth, J.A., Gregory, E.A., Saunders, R. 2012. Above ground plots at the MAFES-Holly Springs Experiment Station for studying impacts of seepage on erosion. Laboratory Publication. pp. 1-83.

Pore-water pressures associated with clogging of soil pipes: Numerical analysis of laboratory experiments - (Peer reviewed journal)
Wilson, G.V., Fox, G. 2013. Pore-water pressures associated with clogging of soil pipes: Numerical analysis of laboratory experiments. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 77(4):1168-1181.

Laboratory measurements of wave attenuation through model and live vegetation - (Book / chapter)
Ozeren, Y. and Wren, D. G. Laboratory measurements of wave attenuation through model and live vegetation. In: Coastal Hazards pp 45–56. American Society of Civil Engineers. doi: 10.1061/9780784412664.005. 2013.

Predicting streambank seepage flows: sensitivity to soil properties and layering - (Proceedings)
Heeren, D.M., Fox, G.A., Chu-Agor, M.L., Wilson, G.V. 2009. Predicting streambank seepage flows: sensitivity to soil properties and layering. Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress Conference. Great Rivers. 342:3753-3762.

A seepage erosion sediment transport function and geometric headcut relationships for predicting seepage erosion undercutting - (Proceedings)
Chu-Agor, M.L., Fox, G.A., Wilson, G.V. 2009. A seepage erosion sediment transport function and geometric headcut relationships for predicting seepage erosion undercutting. Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress Conference. pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/41036(342)378.

Seepage erosion mechanisms of bank collapse: three-dimensional seepage particle mobilization and undercutting - (Proceedings)
Fox, G.A., Chu-Agor, M.L., Cancienne, R.M., Wilson, G.V. 2008. Seepage erosion mechanisms of bank collapse: three-dimensional seepage particle mobilization and undercutting. Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress Conference. pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/40976(316)292.

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