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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION PRACTICES TO IMPROVE WATER QUALITY IN AGROECOSYSTEMS OF THE NORTHEASTERN US

Location: Pasture Systems & Watershed Management Research

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

Estrogen transport in surface runoff from agricultural fields treated with two different application methods of dairy manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Imaging hydrological processes in headwater riparian seeps with time-lapse electrical resistivity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.R., Buda, A.R., Singha, K., Folmar, G.J., Elliott, H.A., Schmidt, J.P. 2016. Imaging hydrological processes in headwater riparian seeps with time-lapse electrical resistivity. Water Resources Research. Pg.1. doi:10.1111/gwat.12461.

Comparison of phytate and other organic P forms in Mehlich-3 and Alkaline-EDTA matrices by ICP, NMR and mass spectrometry - (Abstract Only)

Management and land use implications of continuous nitrogen and phosphorus monitoring in a small non-karst catchment in southeastern PA - (Abstract Only)
Elkin, K.R., Veith, T.L., Kennedy, C.D., Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B. 2016. Management and land use implications of continuous nitrogen and phosphorus monitoring in a small non-karst catchment in southeastern PA. water resources research [abstract]. Journal of chromatography A. P.63-69.

Improved simulation of edaphic and manure phosphorus loss in SWAT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collick, A.S., Veith, T.L., Fuka, D.R., Kleinman, P.J., Buda, A.R., Weld, J.L., Bryant, R.B., Vadas, P.A., White, M.J., Harmel, R.D., Easton, Z.M. 2016. Improved simulation of edaphic and manure phosphorus loss in SWAT. Journal of Environmental Quality. 45(4):1215-1225. doi:10.2134/jeq2015.03.0135.

Persistence and surface transport of urea-nitrogen: A rainfall simulation study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kibet, L.C., Bryant, R.B., Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L., Hashem, F.M., May, E.B. 2016. Persistence and surface transport of urea-nitrogen: A rainfall simulation study. Journal of Environmental Quality. 45:1062–1070. doi:10.2134/jeq2015.09.0495.

Hydrogen sulfide release from dairy manure storages containing gypsum bedding - (Abstract Only)
Hile, M., Fabian, E.E., Elliott, H., Brandt, R., Murphy, D.J., Rotz, C.A., Bryant, R.B., Hill, D. 2015. Hydrogen sulfide release from dairy manure storages containing gypsum bedding [abstract]. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE). P. 1.

The effect of rare earth elements on phosphorus leaching in intact soil columns - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A protocol for collecting and constructing soil core lysimeters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Saporito, L.S., Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J. 2016. A protocol for collecting and constructing soil core lysimeters. Journal of Visualized Experiments. 112. doi: 10.3791/53952.

Long-term trends in climate and hydrology in an agricultural, headwater watershed of central Pennsylvania, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, H., Bryant, R.B., Buda, A.R., Collick, A.S., Folmar, G.J., Kleinman, P.J. 2015. Long-term trends in climate and hydrology in an agricultural, headwater watershed of central Pennsylvania, USA. Journal of Hydrology. 4(B):713-731. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrh.2015.10.004.

A novel treatment system to remove phosphorus from liquid manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Church, C., Hristov, A.N., Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J., Fishel, S.K. 2016. A novel treatment system to remove phosphorus from liquid manure. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 32(1):103-112. doi: 10.13031/aea.32.10999.

Nutrient management planners feedback on New York and Pennsylvania phosphorus indices - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from poultry litter stacks and leaching through soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, J., Kleinman, P.J., Beegle, D.B., Weld, J.L., Sharpley, A.N., Saporito, L.S., Schmidt, J.P. 2016. Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from poultry litter stacks and leaching through soils. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 103(1): 101-114. doi:10.1007/s10705-015-9724-3.

Nitrous oxide emissions from a coal mine land reclaimed with stabilized manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dutta, T., Dell, C.J., Stehouwer, R. 2015. Nitrous oxide emissions from a coal mine land reclaimed with stabilized manure. Journal of Environmental Quality. 27:427-437.

Agricultural hydrology and water quality II: Introduction to the featured collection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Buda, A.R., Williard, K.W., Schoonover, J.E., Srinivasan, M.S. 2015. Agricultural hydrology and water quality II: Introduction to the featured collection. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 51(4):877-882.

The pivotal and paradoxical role of phosphorus in a resilient water-energy-food security nexus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jarvie, H.P., Sharpley, A., Flaten, D., Kleinman, P.J.A, Jenkins, A., Simmons, T. 2015. The pivotal and paradoxical role of phosphorus in a resilient water-energy-food security nexus. Journal of Environmental Quality. 44:1049-1062.

Phosphorus and nitrogen losses from winter stacking of manure - (Abstract Only)

Community implementation dynamics: nutrient management in the New York City and Chesapeake Bay watersheds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sterner, G.E., Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J., Watson, J., Alter, T. 2015. Community implementation dynamics: nutrient management in the New York City and Chesapeake Bay watersheds. International Journal of Rural Law and Policy. 1 Available: https://epress.lib.uts.edu.au/journals/index.php/ijrlp/article/view/4366/4812.

Linking nitrogen management, seep chemistry, and stream water quality in two agricultural headwater watersheds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.R., Buda, A.R., Elliott, H.A., Collick, A.S., Dell, C.J., Kleinman, P.J. 2015. Linking nitrogen management, seep chemistry, and stream water quality in two agricultural headwater watersheds. Journal of Environmental Quality. 44(3):910-920.

Phosphorus fate, management and modeling in artificially drained systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kleinman, P.J., Smith, D.R., Bolster, C.H., Easton, Z.M. 2015. Phosphorus fate, management and modeling in artificially drained systems. Journal of Environmental Quality. 44:460-466.

Comparison of low-cost methods for measuring ammonia volatilization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shigaki, F., Dell, C.J. 2015. Comparison of low-cost methods for measuring ammonia volatilization. Agronomy Journal. 4107:1392-1400.

From sacred cows to sacrificial lambs: implementing agricultural phosphorus science and management to combat eutrophication - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kleinman, P.J., Sharpley, A.N., Withers, P.J., Bergstrom, L., Johnson, L.T., Doody, D.G. 2015. Implementing agricultural phosphorus science and management to combat eutrophication. Ambio. 44:297-310.

The role of hydrology in connecting agricultural phosphorus sources to surface water - (Abstract Only)
Buda, A.R. 2015. The role of hydrology in connecting agricultural phosphorus sources to surface water. Phosphorus Symposium. p. 1.

Foliar fertilization–induced injury and recovery of a creeping bentgrass putting green - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhu, Q., Schlossberg, M., Bryant, R.B. 2016. Foliar fertilization–induced injury and recovery of a creeping bentgrass putting green. Journal of Plant Nutrition. doi:10.1080/01904167.2016.1161778.

Influence of riparian seepage zones on nitrate variability in two agricultural headwater streams - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.R., Buda, A.R., Elliott, H.A., Singha, K., Hamlett, J. 2015. Influence of riparian seepage zones on nitrate variability in two agricultural headwater streams. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 51(4): 883-897. doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12335.

Swine manure application effects on ammonia volatilization, forage quality, and yield in the Pre-Amazon Region of Brazil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Costa, M., Shigaki, F., Alves, B., Kleinman, P.J., Pereira, M. 2014. Swine manure application effects on ammonia volatilization, forage quality, and yield in the Pre-Amazon Region of Brazil. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research. 74:311-318.

Linking organic carbon, water content and nitrous oxide emission in a reclaimed coal mine soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dutta, T., Stehouwer, R.C., Dell, C.J. 2014. Linking organic carbon, water content and nitrous oxide emission in a reclaimed coal mine soil. Land Degradation and Development. 26:620-628.

Phosphorus leaching from agricultural soils of the Delmarva Peninsula, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kleinman, P.J., Church, C., Saporito, L.S., Mcgrath, J.M., Reiter, M.S., Allen, A.L., Tingle, S., Binford, G.D., Han, K., Joern, B.C. 2015. Phosphorus leaching from agricultural soils of the Delmarva Peninsula, USA. Journal of Environmental Quality. DOI: 10.2134/jeq2014.07.0301.

Phosphorus and nitrogen leaching before and after tillage and urea application - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, K., Kleinman, P.J., Saporito, L.S., Mcgrath, J.M., Reiter, M.S., Tingle, S.C., Allen, A.L., Wang, L.Q., Bryant, R.B. 2014. Phosphorus and nitrogen leaching before and after tillage and urea application. Soil and Tillage Research. 44:560-571. DOI 10.2134/jeq2014.08.0326.

Using the Sacramento soil moisture accounting model to provide short-term forecasts of surface runoff for daily decision making in nutrient management - (Abstract Only)
Buda, A.R., Reed, S.M., Moser, C.L., Folmar, G.J., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B., Knight, P.G., Miller, D., Bills, B., Ahnert, P., Drohan, P. 2014. Using the Sacramento soil moisture accounting model to provide short-term forecasts of surface runoff for daily decision making in nutrient management. American Water Resources Association Conference Proceedings. P. 1.

Measurement of greenhouse gas flux from agricultural soils using static chambers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collier, S.M., Ruark, M.D., Oates, L.G., Jokela, W.E., Dell, C.J. 2014. Measurement of greenhouse gas flux from agricultural soils using static chambers. Journal of Visual Education. 90 e52110 DOI: 10.3791152110.

Terrestrial sources of urea to water in a mixed land use watershed: exploring the roles of current and past nitrogen management - (Abstract Only)
Buda, A.R., Tzilkowski, S.S., Kibet, L.C., Bryant, R.B., Boyer, E.W., Allen, A.L., Kleinman, P.J., May, E.B. 2014. Terrestrial sources of urea to water in a mixed land use watershed: exploring the roles of current and past nitrogen management. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting. p 103.

Predicting phosphorus dynamics in complex terrains using a variable source area hydrology model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collick, A.S., Fuka, D.R., Easton, Z.M., Buda, A.R., Weld, J.L., White, M.J., Veith, T.L., Bryant, R.B., Bolster, C.H., Kleinman, P.J. 2014. Predicting phosphorus dynamics in complex terrains using a variable source area hydrology model. Hydrological Processes. 29(4):588-601. doi: 10.1002/hyp.10178.

Groundwater flow path dynamics and nitrogen transport potential in the riparian zone of an agricultural headwater catchment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, M.R., Buda, A.R., Elliott, H., Hamlett, J., Boyer, E.W., Schmidt, J.P. 2014. Groundwater flow path dynamics and nitrogen transport potential in the riparian zone of an agricultural headwater catchment. Journal of Hydrology. 511:870-879.

A protocol for conducting rainfall simulation to study soil runoff - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kibet, L.C., Saporito, L.S., Allen, A.L., May, E.B., Kleinman, P.J., Hashem, F.M., Bryant, R.B. 2014. A protocol for conducting rainfall simulation to study soil runoff. Journal of Visualized Experiments. (86), e51664, doi:10.3791/51664.

Treatment of phosphorus transported from tile and ditch-drained agricultural fields using sorption materials - (Abstract Only)
Penn, C.J., Coale, F.J., Smith, D.R., Kjaergaard, C., Mcgrath, J.M., Lyngsie, G., Bryant, R.B., Feyereisen, G.W., Hansen, H.B. 2013. Treatment of phosphorus transported from tile and ditch-drained agricultural fields using sorption materials [Abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No 348-15.

Effect of surface application of FGD gypsum on infiltration rates in a Coastal Plain soil - (Abstract Only)
Collins, L.M., Felton, G.K., Bryant, R.B., Needelman, B.A., Allen, A.L. 2013. Effect of surface application of FGD gypsum on infiltration rates in a Coastal Plain soil [Abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 208-6.

Fate and surface transport of urea in a coastal plain soil: a rainfall simulation study - (Abstract Only)
Kibet, L.C., Bryant, R.B., Allen, A.L., Hashem, F.M., Kleinman, P.J., Tzilkowski, S., Saporito, L.S., May, E. 2013. Fate and surface transport of urea in a Coastal Plain soil: a rainfall simulation study. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 214-1.

Applying hydropedology to nutrient management in the northeastern US: lessons learned from the Mahantango Creek Experimental Watershed - (Abstract Only)
Buda, A.R., Williams, M.R., Folmar, G.J., Lin, H., Vitko, L.F., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B., Drohan, P.J. 2013. Applying hydropedology to nutrient management in the northeastern US: lessons learned from the Mahantango Creek Experimental Watershed [Abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 257-266.

Phosphorus in drainage waters of the Atlantic Coastal Plain - (Abstract Only)
Kleinman, P.J., Easton, Z., Mcgrath, J., Bryant, R.B., Allen, A., Buda, A.R., Sims, T., Kennedy, C.D., Shober, A., Osmond, D. 2013. Phosphorus in drainage waters of the Atlantic Coastal Plain [Abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 348-6.

In-field and edge-of-field chemical barriers to dissolved phosphorus losses - (Abstract Only)
Bryant, R.B., Easton, Z., Buda, A.R., Allen, A. 2013. In-field and edge-of-field chemical barriers to dissolved phosphorus losses. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 348-16.

Effects of subsurface poultry litter application technology on water quality, odor, and corn yield - (Abstract Only)
Allen, A., Chepketer, N., Kleinman, P.J., Brandt, R., May, E.B., Hashem, F.M., Kibet, L., Elliott, H., Bryant, R.B. 2014. Effects of subsurface poultry litter application technology on water quality, odor, and corn yield [Abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 422-3.

Influence of soil phosphorus and manure on phosphorus leaching in Swedish topsoils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Svanback, A., Ulen, B., Etana, A., Bergstrom, L., Kleinman, P.J., Mattsson, L. 2013. Influence of soil phosphorus and manure on phosphorus leaching in Swedish topsoils. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 96:133–147. DOI:10.1007/s10705-013-9582-9.

Mitigation of methane and nitrous oxide emissions from animal operations: III. A review of animal management mitigation options - (Review Article)
Hristov, A.N., Ott, T., Tricarico, J., Rotz, C.A., Waghorn, G., Adesogan, A., Dijkstra, J., Montes, F., Oh, J., Kebreab, E., Oosting, S., Gerber, P.J., Henderson, B., Makkar, H.S., Firkins, J. 2013. Mitigation of methane and nitrous oxide emissions from animal operations: III. A review of animal management mitigation options. Journal of Animal Science. 91:5095-5113.

Phosphorus legacy: overcoming the effects of past management practices to mitigate future water quality impairment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sharpley, A., Jarvie, H.P., Buda, A.R., May, L., Spears, B., Kleinman, P.J. 2013. Phosphorus legacy: overcoming the effects of past management practices to mitigate future water quality impairment. Journal of Environmental Quality. 42:1308-1326.

Separating nitrogen fertilizer and irrigation water application in an alternating furrow irrigation system for maize production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kun, H., Zhou, C., Li, N., Schmidt, J.P., Dell, C.J., Wang, L. 2013. Separating nitrogen fertilizer and irrigation water application in an alternating furrow irrigation system for maize production. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 96:107-122.

Water quality remediation faces unprecedented challenges from ‘legacy phosphorus’ - (Research Notes)
Jarvie, H.P., Sharpley, A.N., Spears, B., Buda, A.R., May, L., Kleinman, P.J. 2013. Water quality remediation faces unprecedented challenges from ‘legacy phosphorus’. Environmental Science and Technology. 47(16):8997-8998.

Serum estrogenicity and biological responses in African catfish raised in wastewater ponds in Ghana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Asem-Hiablie, S., Church, C., Elliott, H.A., Shappell, N.W., Schoenfuss, H.L., Drechsel, P., Williams, C.F., Knopf, A.L., Dabie, M.Y. 2013. Serum estrogenicity and biological responses in African catfish raised in wastewater ponds in Ghana. Science of the Total Environment. 463-464. p.1182-1191.

A look at the environmental footprints of beef production - (Proceedings)
Rotz, C.A., Isenberg, B.J., Stackhouse-Lawson, K.R., Pollak, E.J. 2013. A look at the environmental footprints of beef production[Abstract]. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. Paper No. 13-002.

Persistence of urea in a coastal plain soil: an incubation study - (Abstract Only)
Bottone, I., Kibet, L.C., Allen, A., Marsh, L.E., Hashem, F.M., May, E., Bryant, R.B. 2013. Persistence of urea in a coastal plain soil: an incubation study. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. Paper No. 197.

Use of rainfall simulation to determine the persistence and transport of escherichia coli and salmonella in runoff water - (Abstract Only)
Khairi, T.N., Hashem, F.M., Cotton, C.P., Korir, R., Kibet, L.C., Allen, A., Bryant, R.B., Millner, P.D. 2013. Use of rainfall simulation to determine the persistence and transport of escherichia coli and salmonella in runoff water. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. Paper No. 265.

Ammonia volatilization, corn and forage yield as a function of poultry litter application methods - (Abstract Only)
Shigaki, F., Costa, M.L., Kleinman, P.J., Alves, B.R. 2012. Ammonia volatilization, corn and forage yield as a function of poultry litter application methods. II International Symposium on Integrated Crop-livestock Systems. p 1.

Evaluation of ammonia emissions from manure incorporated with different soil aerator configurations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Myers, T., Dell, C.J., Beegle, D. 2013. Evaluation of ammonia emissions from manure incorporated with different soil aerator configurations. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 68(4):306-314.

Toward understanding mechanisms controlling urea delivery in a coastal plain watershed - (Abstract Only)
Tsilkowski, S., Buda, A.R., Boyer, E., Bryant, R.B., May, E. 2012. Toward understanding mechanisms controlling urea delivery in a coastal plain watershed[abstract]. American Geophysical Union. Poster No. H13C-1353.

Novel technology to measure dissolved anions on-site and on-line - (Abstract Only)
Elkin, K., Krogstad, T., Kleinman, P.J., Riviello, J. 2012. Novel technology to measure dissolved anions on-site and on-line[abstract]. International Ion Chromatography Symposium. Paper No P-114-T.

Pedology: changes in the science, changes in the profession - (Abstract Only)
Bryant, R.B., Drohan, P., Stolt, M. 2012. Pedology: changes in the science, changes in the profession[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 135-1.

Patterns of estrogen occurrence in sewage treatment effluent (STPE) from a university campus - (Proceedings)
Asem-Hiablie, S., Herschel, E.A., Church, C., Watson, J.E., Williams, C.F. 2012. Patterns of estrogen occurrence in sewage treatment effluent (STPE) from a university campus. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International (ASABE), July 29 - August 1, 2012, Dallas Texas. Paper No. 121338255.

Developing a web-based forecasting tool for nutrient management - (Proceedings)
Drohan, P.J., Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Miller, D., Knight, P.G., Beegle, D.B., Lin, H. 2013. Developing a web-based forecasting tool for nutrient management. Proceedings of the Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference. p. 249-254.

Phosphorus transport by surface and subsurface flow pathways in an upland agricultural watershed - (Abstract Only)
Buda, A.R., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B., Drohan, P.J., Folmar, G.J., Dewalle, D.R. 2012. Phosphorus transport by surface and subsurface flow pathways in an upland agricultural watershed[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Poster No 335.

Maize yield response to nitrogen as influenced by spatio-temporal variations of soil-water-topography dynamics - (Abstract Only)
Zhu, Q., Schmidt, J.P. 2012. Maize yield response to nitrogen as influenced by spatio-temporal variations of soil-water-topography dynamics[abstract]. Second International Conference on Hydropedology Abstract. Paper No. P-55.

Effect of tillage on phosphorus leaching through coastal plain soils - (Abstract Only)
Kun, H., Kleinman, P.J., Bryant, R.B., Reiter, M., Mcgrath, J., Church, C., Allen, A. 2012. Effect of tillage on phosphorus leaching through coastal plain soils[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 280-8.

Development and adoption of measures to prevent off-site nutrient transfers - (Abstract Only)
Bryant, R.B., Kleinman, P.J., Jaynes, D.B., Feyereisen, G.W., Ippolito, J.A. 2012. Development and adoption of measures to prevent off-site nutrient transfers. Soil and Water Conservation Society Proceedings. p. 22-23.

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