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Recent Publications

Bold type indicates a Geography and Environmental Resources faculty member. Astersisks indicate student authors or co-authors.

Banerjee S, Secchi S, Fargione J, Polaski S, Kraft SE (2013). How to shop for ecosystem services: a guide for new markets. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11(6), 297-304.

Duram LA, *Klein S (2015) University food gardens: A unifying place for higher education sustainability. International Journal of Innovation and Sustainable Development (forthcoming).

Duram LA, *Williams L (2015) Assessing long-term support for student organic gardens within a sustainable campus. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education 16 (1): 3-15.

Duram LA, *Mead A (2014) Exploring linkages between domestic fair trade and consumer food co-operatives in the United States. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems 29(2): 151-160.

Elobeid A, Tokgoz S, Dodder R, Johnson T, Kaplan O, Kurkalova L, Secchi S (2013) Integration of agricultural and anergy system models for biofuel assessment. Environmental Modeling and Software. 48(0), 1-16.

Feng S, Hu Q, Huang W, Ho C, Li R, Tang Z (2014) Projected climate regimes shift under future global warming from multi-model, multi-scenarios CMIP5 simulations. Global and Planetary Change, 112, 41-52.

*Fisher SM, Schoof JT, Lant CL, Therrell MD (2013) The effects of geographical distribution on the reliability of wind energy.  Applied Geography, 40, 83-89.

*Fleming A, Wang G, McRoberts R (2014) Comparison of methods toward multi-scale forest carbon mapping and spatial uncertainty analysis: combining national forest inventory plot data and landsat TM images. European Journal of Forest Research, DOI 10.1007/s10342-014-0838-y.

Ford TW, Rapp AD, Quiring SM, Blake J (2015) Soil moisture-precipitation coupling: observations from the Oklahoma mesonet and underlying physical mechanisms.  Hydrology and Earth Systems Sciences 19, 3617-3631, doi:10.5194/hess-19-3617-2015.

Ford TW (2014) Precipitation anomalies in eastern-central Iowa from 1640 – present. Journal of Hydrology. 519, 918 – 924.

Ford TW, *Wulff CO, Quiring SM (2014) Assessment of observed and model-derived soil moisture-evaporative fraction relationships over the United States Southern Great Plains. Journal of Geophysical Research. 119, 6279 – 6291.

Ford TW, Quiring SM (2014) In-situ soil moisture coupled with extreme temperatures: A study based on the Oklahoma Mesonet. Geophysical Research Letters. 41, 4727 – 4734.

Ford TW, Quiring SM (2014) Comparison and application of multiple methods for temporal interpolation of daily soil moisture. International Journal of Climatology. 34, 2604 – 2621.

Ford TW, Labosier CF (2014) Spatial patterns of drought persistence in the Southeastern United States. International Journal of Climatology. 34, 2229 – 2240.

Ford TW, *Harris E, Quiring SM (2014) Estimating root zone soil moisture using near-surface observations from SMOS. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18, 139 – 154.

Ford TW, Quiring SM (2013) Influence of a MODIS-derived dynamic vegetation parameter on VIC hydrologic model soil moisture simulations in Oklahoma. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 14, 1910 – 1921.

Fu L, Zeng W, Zhang H, Wang G, Lei Y, Tang S (2014). Generic linear mixed-effects individual-tree biomass models for Pinus massoniana Lamb. in Southern China. Southern Forests 76(1), 47-56.

Gao J, Lei G, Xu X, Wang G (2014) Can 13C abundance, water-soluble carbon and light fraction carbon as potential indicators of soil organic carbon dynamics in alpine wetlands?Catena, 119, 21–27.

Gao J, Lei G, Wang G (2014) The changes of soil organic carbon and its fractions in relation to degradation and restoration of wetlands in Zoigê Plateau, China. Wetlands, 34(2), 235-241.

Gottschalk Druschke C, Secchi S (2014) The impact of gender on agricultural conservation knowledge and attitudes in an Iowa watershed. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 69(2), 95-106.

*Guida RJ, Swanson TL, Remo JWF, Kiss T (2014) Strategic floodplain reconnection for the lower Tisza River, Hungary: Opportunities for flood-height reduction and floodplain-wetland reconnection.  Journal of Hydrology, doi:10.1016\j.jhyrdol.2014.11.080.

Howard H, Wang G, *Singer S, Anderson AB (2013) Modeling and prediction of land condition for Fort Riley Military Installation. Transactions of the ASABE, 56(2), 643-652.

Huthoff F, Pinter N, Remo JWF (2014) Closure to “Theoretical analysis of wing dike impact on river flood stages.  Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0000931.

Huthoff F, Pinter N, Remo JWF (2013) Theoretical analysis of stage magnification caused by wing dikes, Middle Mississippi River, USA. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 139(5), 550–556.

Huthoff F, Remo JWF, Pinter N (2013) Hydrodynamic levee-breach and inundation modeling of the Metro East Levee Cell, Middle Mississippi River, Journal of Flood Risk Management.

Kang JW, Ford TW, Quiring SM (2015) Distinguising between unorganized and organized convection when examining land-atmosphere relationships.  Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, in press.

Li R, Merchant J, Chen X (2014) A geospatial approach for assessing groundwater vulnerability to nitrate contamination in agricultural settings. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 225, doi:10.1007/s11270-014-2214-4.

Li R, Tang Z, Li X (2013) Drainage structure dataset and its effects on LiDAR-derived surface flow modeling. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. 2(4): 1136-1152.

Li R, di Virgilio N, Guan Q, Feng S, Richter GM (2013) Reviewing models of land availability and dynamics for biofuel crops in the United States and European Union. Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 7(6): 666–684.

Li R, Merchant J (2013). Modeling vulnerability of groundwater to pollution under future scenarios of climate change and biofuels-related land use change: A case study in North Dakota, USA. Science of the Total Environment, 447: 32–45.

Li Y, Zhang H, Ju H, Wang G (2015) Visual simulation of quantitative thinning in a Chinese fir plantation based on workflow foundation. Applied Engineering in Agriculture  31, 339-349.

Liu C, Herriges JA, Kling CL, Secchi S, Nassauer JI, Phaneuf D (2014). Informational and incentive properties of multinomial choice question formats in stated preference surveys. Frontiers of Economics in China 9(1), 85–108.

Lu D, Chen Q, Wang G, Liu L, Moran E (2014) A survey of remote sensing-based aboveground biomass estimation methods. International Journal of Digital earth, December, 2014,

Miller A, Li R (2014) A geospatial approach for prioritizing wind farm development in Northeast Nebraska, USA. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 3(3), 968-979.

Oyana T, *Johnson SJ, Wang G (2014) Landscape metrics and change analysis of a national wildlife refuge at different spatial resolutions. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 35(9), 3109–3134.

Pryor SC, Barthelmie RJ, Schoof JT (2013) Downscaled projections of climate risks for the Midwestern USA. Climate Research, 56, 61-79.

Remo JWF, Khanal A, Pinter N (2013) Assessment of chevron dikes for the enhancement of physical-aquatic habitat within the Middle Mississippi River, USA. Journal of Hydrology. 50, 146-162.

Romano AJ, Therrell M, Schoof JT, Gibson DJ (2013) Response of non-native invasive plants to large scale wind damage.  Natural Areas Journal, 33, 307-315.

Schoof JT (2015). High resolution projections of 21st century daily precipitation for the contiguous USA.  Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, doi:10.1002/2014JD022376.

Schoof JT, *Heern ZA, Therrell MD, Remo JWF (2014)  Assessing trends in lower tropospheric heat content in the Central USA using equivalent temperature.  International Journal of Climatology, doi: 101002/joc.4175.

Schoof JT, Pryor SC. (2014) Assessing the fidelity of AOGCM-simulated relationships between large-scale modes of climate variability and wind speeds.  Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 119, doi:10.1002/2014JD021601.

Schoof JT (2013) Statistical downscaling in climatology (invited review article).  Geography Compass, 7, 249-265.

Secchi S (2013) Integrated modeling for conservation policy support. Choices 28(3), 1-5.

Smith S, Varble S, Secchi S (2015). Fish consumers: Environmental attitudes and purchasing behavior.  Journal of Food Products Marketing, in press.

Solís P, Adams J, Duram LA, Hume S, Kuslikis A, Lawson V, Miyares I, Padgett D, Ramírez, A (2013) Diverse experiences in diversity at the geography department scale. Professional Geographer 65: DOI:10.1080/00330124.2012.735940.

Tang Z, Li R, Li X, Jiang W, Hirsh A (2014). Capturing LiDAR-derived hydrologic spatial parameters to evaluate playa wetlands. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 50 (1): 234–245.

*Varble S, Secchi S (2013) Human consumption as an invasive species management strategy: A preliminary assessment of the marketing potential of invasive Asian carp in the US. Appetite.65, 58-67.

Wang G, *Murphy D, *Oller A, Howard HR, Anderson AB, *Rijal S, Myers NR, Woodford P (2014) Spatial and temporal assessment of cumulative disturbance impacts due to military training, burning, haying and their interactions on land condition of Fort Riley. Environmental Management, 54(1), 51-66.

Wang G, Weng Q (Eds.) (2013) Remote Sensing of Natural Resources. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. Boca Raton, FL. 532 p.

*Wang JK, *Khong A, Quiring SM, Ford TW (2015) Soil moisture climatology based on multi-decade observations in Iowa. International Journal of Climatology, in press.

Yan E, Wang G, Lin H, Sun H, Mo D (2015) Phenology-assisted classification of vegetation cover types in Northeast China with MODIS NDVI time series. International Journal of Remote Sensing, in press.

Yan E, Lin H, Wang G, Xia C (2014). Analysis of evolution and driving force of ecosystem service values in the Three Gorges Reservoir region during 1990—2011. Acta Ecologia Sinica, 34(20):5962-5973.

Yao H, Tian L, Wang G, Colonna I (2014) Estimation of soil fertility using collocated cokriging by combining aerial hyperspectral imagery and soil sampled data. Applied Engineering in Agriculture (ASABE), 30(1), 113-121.

Zhang M, Wang G, Ge H. (2014) Spatial co-simulation based regional forest carbon estimation and accuracy assessment. Forest Science (in Chinese, Abstract in English), 50(11):13-22.

Zhang M, Lin H, Zeng S, Li J, Shi J, Wang G (2013) Impacts of plot location errors on accuracy of mapping and up-scaling aboveground forest carbon using sample plot and Landsat TM data. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 10(6), 1483-1487.