Western Geographic Science Center


Publications

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2010   •   2005   •   2000

2017


Benjamin M. Sleeter, Nathan J. Wood, Christopher E. Soulard, Tamara S. Wilson, 2017, Projecting community changes in hazard exposure to support long-term risk reduction: a case study of tsunami hazards in the U.S. Pacific Northwest. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 02/2017, DOI:10.1016/j.ijdrr.2017.02.015

Bunting, E.L., Munson, S.M., and Villarreal, M.L. 2017. Climate lags and legacy effects on dryland plant communities in the southwestern U.S.. Ecological Indicators 74:216-229. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.10.024

Christine M. Albano, Michael D. Dettinger, Christopher E. Soulard, 2017, Influence of atmospheric rivers on vegetation productivity and fire patterns in the southwestern US. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, DOI:10.1002/2016JG003608

Christopher E. Soulard, William Acevedo, Warren B. Cohen, Zhiqiang Yang, Stephen V. Stehman, Janis L. Taylor, 2017, Harmonization of forest disturbance datasets of the conterminous USA from 1986 to 2011. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 189(4), DOI:10.1007/s10661-017-5879-5

Christopher E. Soulard, William Acevedo*, Stephen V. Stehman, Owen P. Parker, 2016, Mapping extent and change in surface mines within the United States for 2001 to 2006. Land Degradation & Development 27 (2), DOI:10.1002/ldr.2412.

James M. Omernik, Glenn E. Griffith, Robert M. Hughes, James B. Glover, Marc H. Weber, 2017, How Misapplication of the Hydrologic Unit Framework Diminishes the Meaning of Watersheds. Environmental Management 60(1), 1-11, DOI:10.1007/s0026

Jones, J. M., Henry, K., Wood, N., Ng, P., & Jamieson, M. (2017). HERA: A dynamic web application for visualizing community exposure to flood hazards based on storm and sea level rise scenarios. Computers & Geosciences. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2017.08.012

Nauman, T., Duniway, M. Villarreal, M.L., and Poitras, T. 2017. Disturbance Automated Reference Toolset (DART): monitoring oil and gas well-pad recovery patterns on the Colorado Plateau. Science of the Total Environment. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.01.034

Norman, L. M., Sankey, J. B., Dean, D. J., Caster, J., DeLong, S. B., DeLong, W. M., & Pelletier, J. (2017). Quantifying geomorphic change at ephemeral stream restoration sites using a coupled-model approach. Geomorphology283, 1–16. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.01.017

Teluguntla, P., Thenkabail, P.S., Xiong, J., Gumma, M.K., Congalton, R.G., Oliphant, A., Poehnelt, J., Yadav, K., Rao, M., and Massey, R. 2017. Spectral matching techniques (SMTs) and automated cropland classification algorithms (ACCAs) for mapping croplands of Australia using MODIS 250-m time-series (2000–2015) data, International Journal of Digital Earth, DOI: 10.1080/17538947.2016.1267269. IP-074181. Link to this article: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17538947.2016.1267269


2016


Abdollahian, Nina, Jones, J.L., and Wood, N.J., 2016, Community exposure to potential climate-driven changes to coastal-inundation hazards for six communities in Essex County, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016–1187, 87 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161187

Byrd, K. B., L. Windham-Myers, T. Leeuw, B. Downing, J. T. Morris, and M. C. Ferner. 2016. Forecasting tidal marsh elevation and habitat change through fusion of Earth observations and a process model. Ecosphere 7(11): e01582. 10.1002/ecs2.1582

Dye, Dennis G., and Rian C. Bogle. "Improved Ground-Based Remote-Sensing Systems Help Monitor Plant Response to Climate and Other Changes". No. 2016-3013. US Geological Survey, 2016.

Griffith, G.E., Omernik, J.M., Smith, D.W., Cook, T.D., Tallyn, E., Moseley, K., and Johnson, C.B., 2016, Ecoregions of California (poster): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016–1021, with map, scale 1:1,100,000, http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161021.

Gumma, M.K., Thenkabail, P.S.,Teluguntla, P., Rao, M.N., Mohammed, I.A., and Whitbread, A.M. 2016. Mapping rice-fallow cropland areas for short-season grain legumes intensification in South Asia using MODIS 250 m time-series data. International Journal of Digital Earth,  To link to this article (open Access):http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17538947.2016.1168489

Henry, K. D., Wood, N. J., & Frazier, T. G. (2016). Influence of road network and population demand assumptions in evacuation modeling for distant tsunamis. Natural Hazardshttps://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-016-2655-8

Hess, T.M., Sumberg,J., Biggs, T., Georgescu, M., Haro-Monteagudo, D., Jewitt, G., Ozdogan, M., Marshall, M., Thenkabail, P., Daccache, A., Marin,F., Knox, J.W. 2016. A sweet deal? Sugarcane, water and agricultural transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa, Global Environmental Change, Volume 39, July 2016, Pages 181-194, ISSN 0959-3780, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.05.003.

Jones, J.L., Jamieson, M.R., and Wood, N.J., 2016, Community exposure to tsunami hazards in Hawai‘i: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigation Report 2016–5053, 32 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/sir20165053.

Liu, J., Sleeter, B., Zhu, Z., Heath, L., Tan, Z., Wilson, T.S.Sherba, J., and D. Zhou (2016) Estimating Carbon Sequestration in the Piedmont Ecoregion of the United States from 1971 to 2010. Carbon Balance and Management 11(1): 1-13

Marshall, M.T., Thenkabail, P.S., Biggs, T., and Post, K. 2016. Hyperspectral narrowband and multispectral broadband indices for remote sensing of crop evapotranspiration and its components (transpiration and soil evaporation). Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 218-219 (2016) 122-134.

Munson, S.M., Sankey, T.T., Xian, G., Villarreal, M.L. and Homer, C.G. 2016. Decadal shifts in grasses and woody plants are driven by prolonged drying and modified by topo-edaphic properties. Ecological Applications, 26(8): 2480–2494. http://doi: 10.1002/eap.1389

Munson, Seth; Long, A.; Wallace, Cynthia; Webb, Robert (2016) Cumulative drought and land-use impacts to perennial vegetation across a North American dryland region Applied Vegetation Science. Doi: 10.1111/avsc.12228    

Norman, L. M., and Niraula, R. (2016). Model analysis of check dam impacts on long-term sediment and water budgets in Southeast Arizona, USA. Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecohyd.2015.12.001

Omernik, J.M., Paulsen, S.G., Weber, M.H., and Griffith, G.E., 2016. Regional patterns of total nitrogen concentrations in the National Rivers and Streams Assessment: Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, v. 71, no. 3, (in press).

Peters, J., Wood, N., Wilson, R., & Miller, K. (2016). Intra-community implications of implementing multiple tsunami-evacuation zones in Alameda, California. Natural Hazards, 1-21. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-016-2469-8

Petrakis, R., Wu, Z., McVay, J., Middleton, B., Dye, D., and Vogel, J., 2016. Vegetative response to water availability on the San Carlos Apache Reservation. Forest Ecology and Management, 378. 14-23.

Qiuan Zhu, Changhui Peng, Jinxun Liu, et al., 2016. Climate-driven increase of natural wetland methane emissions offset by human-induced wetland reduction in China over the past three decades. Scientific Reports | 6:38020 | DOI: 10.1038/srep38020

Rose, A., Sue Wing, I., Wei, D., and Wein, A. (2016). "Economic Impacts of a California Tsunami." Nat. Hazards Rev. ,10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000212, 04016002

Shengli Huang, Carlos Ramireza, Scott Conway, Kama Kennedy, Tanya Kohler, Jinxun Liu, 2016. Mapping site index and volume increment from forest inventory, Landsat, and ecological variables in Tahoe National Forest, California, USA. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 47: 113–124 dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2016-0209.

Soulard, C.E.; Albano, C.M.; Villarreal, M.L.; Walker, J.J. Continuous 1985–2012 Landsat Monitoring to Assess Fire Effects on Meadows in Yosemite National Park, California. Remote Sens. 2016, 8, 371. https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70171057

Stoker, J.M., Brock, J.C., Soulard, C.E., Ries, K.G., Sugarbaker, L.J., Newton, W.E., Haggerty, P.K., Lee, K.E., and Young, J.A., 2016, USGS lidar science strategy—Mapping the technology to the science: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1209, 33 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20151209.

Torregrosa, A. (2016). @KarlTheFog Has Been Mapped!, BayGeo, v9. n 1. (online at http://journal.baygeo.org/karlthefog/) doi:10.5066/F7PV6HG6

Torregrosa, A., Combs, C. and Peters, J., 2016. GOES‐derived fog and low cloud indices for coastal north and central California ecological analyses. Earth and Space Science, doi:10.1002/2015EA000119.

Villarreal, M.L., Norman, L.M., Buckley, S. Wallace, C.S. and Coe, M. 2016 Multi-index time series monitoring of drought and fire effects on desert grasslands.  Remote Sensing of Environment, 183: 186-197. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2016.05.026

Waldner F, Fritz S, Di Gregorio A, Plotnikov D, Bartalev S, Kussul N, Gong P, Thenkabail P, Hazeu G, Klein I, Löw F, Miettinen J, Dadhwal VK, Lamarche C, Bontemps S, Defourny P. A Unified Cropland Layer at 250 m for Global Agriculture Monitoring. Data. 2016; 1(1):3.

Wallace, C.S.A., J.J. Walker, S.M. Skirvin, C. Patrick-Birdwell, J.F. Weltzin, and H. Raichle. 2016. Mapping Presence and Predicting Phenological Status of Invasive Buffelgrass in Southern Arizona using MODIS, Climate and Citizen Science Observation Data. Remote Sensing, Special Issue: Citizen Science and Earth Observation, 8(7), 524; doi:10.3390/rs8070524.

Wein, A., Becker, J., Potter, S., Johal, S. Doyle, E., 2016. Communications during an Earthquake
Sequence: Coordinating the Science Message with other Communication Roles, Seismological Research Letters vol. 87, no. 1.

Wilson, N. R., Norman, L. M., Villarreal, M., Gass, L., Tiller, R., & Salywon, A. (2016). Comparison of remote sensing indices for monitoring of desert cienegas. Arid Land Research and Management, 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1080/15324982.2016.1170076

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., and D.R. Cameron (2016) Future land-use related water demand in California. Environmental Research Letters 11(5) http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/5/054018 

Wood N, Wilson R, Jones J, Peters J, MacMullan E, Krebs T, Shoaf K, and Miller K, 2016, Community disruptions and business costs for distant tsunami evacuations using maximum versus scenario-based zones, Natural Hazards, doi:10.1007/s11069-016-2709-y http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11069-016-2709-y

Wu, Z., Dye, D., Vogel, J., Middleton, B., 2016. Estimating Forest and Woodland Aboveground Biomass Using Active and Passive Remote Sensing. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 82(4):271-281. DOI: 10.14358/PERS.82.4.271

Wu, Z., Dye, D., Stoker, J., Vogel, J., Velasco, M., and Middleton, B., 2016. Evaluating Lidar Point Densities for Effective Estimation of Aboveground Biomass. Int. J. Adv. Rem. Sens. GIS, 5(1):1483-1499.

Wu, Z., Velasco, M., McVay, J., Middleton, B., Vogel, J. and Dye, D., 2016. MODIS Derived Vegetation Index for Drought Detection on the San Carlos Apache Reservation. International Journal of Advanced Remote Sensing and GIS, pp.1524-1538.

Wu, Z.Middleton, B., Hetzler, R., Vogel, J., Dye, D., 2015. Vegetation Burn Severity Mapping using Landsat 8 and WorldView-2. Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, 81(2), pp.143-154.

Xuehe Lu, Hong Jiang, Jinxun Liu, et al., 2016. Simulated effects of nitrogen saturation on the global carbon budget using the IBIS model. Scientific Reports | 6:39173 | DOI: 10.1038/srep39173

Xuehe Lu, Hong Jiang, Xiuying Zhang, Jinxun Liu & JiaXin Jin. 2016. Estimating 40 years of nitrogen deposition in global biomes using the SCIAMACHY NO2 column. International Journal of Remote Sensing, Volume 37:20, 4964-4978.


2015


Bachelet, D., K. Ferschweiler, T.J. Sheehan, B.M. Sleeter, Z. Zhu, 2015, Projected carbon stocks in the conterminous USA with land use and variable fire regimes, Global Change Biology, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13048.

Byrd, K.B., L. Flint, P. Alvarez, C.F. Casey, B.M. Sleeter, C.E. Soulard, A. Flint and T. Sohl. 2015. Integrated climate and land use change scenarios for California rangeland ecosystem services: wildlife habitat, soil carbon and water supply. Landscape Ecology 30(4):729-750. doi: 10.1007/s10980-015-0159-7.

Byrd, K.B., L. Windham-Myers, LM. Schile and M. Kelly. 2015. Root growth rates and nitrogen accumulation in a highly productive restored temperate peatland. Wetland Ecology and Management In Review.

Chornesky, E.A., D.D. Ackerly, P. Beier, F.W. Davis, L.E. Flint, J.J. Lawler, P.B. Moyle, M.A. Moritz, M. Scoonover, P. Alvarez, K.B. Byrd, N. Heller, L. Micheli, and S. Weiss. 2015. Adapting California’s Ecosystems to a Changing Climate. Bioscience 65(3):247-262. doi: 10.1093/biosci/biu233.

Christian, B. Joshi, N., Saini, M., Mehta, N., Goroshi, S., Nidamanuri,R.R.,  Thenkabail, P., Desai, A.R., Krishnayya, N.S.R. 2015. Seasonal variations in phenology and productivity of a tropical dry deciduous forest from MODIS and Hyperion, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, Volumes 214–215, 15 December 2015, Pages 91-105, ISSN 0168-1923, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.08.246.

Davis, F., Kreitler, J., Soong, O., Stoms, D.M., Dashiell, S., Schloss, C., Hannah, L., Wilkinson, W., and J. Dingman. (2015). Cumulative Biological Impacts Framework for Solar Energy Projects in the California Desert. California Energy Commission. Publication number: CEC-500-2015-062. 97 pages.http://www.energy.ca.gov/2015publications/CEC-500-2015-062/index.html

Drummond, M.A., Stier, M.P., Auch, R.F., Taylor, J.L., Griffith, G.E., Riegle, J.L., Hester, D.J., Soulard, C.E., and McBeth, J.L., 2015, Assessing landscape change and processes of recurrence, replacement, and recovery in the Southeastern Coastal Plains, USA: Environmental Management, v. 56, no. 5, p. 1252-1271. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00267-015-0574-1.

Gumma, M.K., Thenkabail, P.S., Mohammed, I.A., and Teluguntla, P. 2015. Inland Valley Wetland Cultivation and Preservation for Africa’s Green and Blue Revolution using Multi-Sensor Remote Sensing, Chapter 9. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume III): Remote Sensing of Water Resources, Disasters, and Urban Studies. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York.  ISBN 9781482217919 - CAT# K22128.  Pp. 227-258. (45%)

Huang, S., Liu, S., Liu, J., Dahal, D., Young, C., Davis, B., Sohl, T.L., Hawbaker, T.J., Sleeter, B., Zhu, Z. 2015. Projecting the spatiotemporal carbon dynamics of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem from 2006 to 2050. Carbon Balance and Management. 10:7 doi:10.1186/s13021-015-0017-6.

Nicole E. Heller, Jason Kreitler, David D. Ackerly, Stuart B. Weiss, Amanda Recinos, Ryan Branciforte, Lorraine E. Flint, Alan L. Flint, and Elisabeth Micheli (2015). Targeting climate diversity in conservation planning to build resilience to climate change. Ecosphere 6:art65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES14-00313.1

Kreitler, J., C. Schloss, O. Soong, L. Hannah, and F.W. Davis. (2015). Conservation planning for offsetting the impacts of development: a case study of biodiversity and renewable energy in the Mojave Desert. PLoS ONE. DOI: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0140226

Marshall M. T., and Thenkabail P. 2015. Developing in situ Non-Destructive Estimates of Crop Biomass to Address Issues of Scale in Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing. 2015; 7(1):808-835. doi:10.3390/rs70100808.

Marshall, M.T., and Thenkabail, P.S. 2015. Advantage of hyperspectral EO-1 Hyperion over multispectral IKONOS, GeoEye-1, WorldView-2, Landsat ETM+, and MODIS vegetation indices in crop biomass estimation. International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS P&RS). 108:205–218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2015.08.001

Niraula, Rewati, Thomas Meixner, and Laura M. Norman. 2015.“Determining the Importance of Model Calibration for Forecasting Absolute / Relative Changes in Streamflow from LULC and Climate Changes.” Journal of Hydrology, 522, 439–451. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.01.007

Norman, L. M., Brinkerhoff, F., Gwilliam, E., Guertin, D. P., Callegary, J., Goodrich, D. C., Nagler, P.L., and Gray, F. (2015). Hydrologic Response of Streams Restored with Check Dams in the Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona. River Research and Applications, DOI: 10.1002/rra.2895; ISSN: 1535-1467

Panda, S. S., Rao, M.N., Thenkabail, P.S., Fitzerald, J.E. 2015. Remote Sensing Systems – Platforms and Sensors: Aerial, Satellites, UAVs, Optical, Radar, and LiDAR, Chapter 1. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume I): Remotely sensed data characterization, classification, and accuracies. ISBN 9781482217865 - CAT# K22125. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York.  Pp. Pp. 3-60.

Sankey, J.B., McVay, J., Kreitler, J., Hawbaker, T., Vaillant, N., Lowe, S., (2015). Predicting Watershed Post-fire Sediment Yield With The InVEST Sediment Retention Model: Accuracy and Uncertainties, in Garsjo, M. M. and Hoeft, C., technical program chairs, SEDHYD 2015, joint 10th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference and 5th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, Reno, 2015 [Proceedings], 12 pp. http://acwi.gov/sos/pubs/3rdJFIC/Proceedings.pdf

Sankey, J.B.; Munson, S.M.; Webb, R.H.; Wallace, C.S.A.; Duran, C.M. 2015 Remote Sensing of Sonoran Desert Vegetation Structure and Phenology with Ground-Based LiDAR. Remote Sens. v. 7, 342-359; doi:10.3390/rs70100342.
http://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/7/1/342

Sayler, K.L., Acevedo, W., Soulard, C.E., and Taylor, J.L., 2015, Land cover trends dataset, 2000–2011: U.S. Geological Survey, http://dx.doi.org/10.5066/F7DJ5CNT.

Sherba, J.T., B.M. Sleeter, A.W. Davis, O. Parker, 2015, Downscaling global land-use/land-cover projections for use in region-level state-and-transition simulation modeling, AIMS Environmental Science, 2(3), 623-647.

Sleeter, B.M., J. Liu, C. Daniel, L. Frid, Z. Zhu, 2015, An integrated approach to modeling changes in land use, land cover, and disturbance and their impact on ecosystem carbon dynamics: a case study in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California., AIMS Environmental Science, 2(3), 577-606.

Sleeter, Rachel R., Acevedo, William, Soulard, Christopher E., Sleeter, Benjamin M. (2015) Methods used to parameterize the spatially-explicit components of a state-and-transition simulation model, AIMS Environmental Science,2,2372-0352, http://dx.doi.org/10.3934/environsci.2015.3.668.

Soulard, C.E. and T.S. Wilson (2015). Recent land-use/land-cover change in the Central California Valley. Journal of Land Use Science, 10(1): 59-80, IP-041215, Director approval date: 1/30/2014, DOI: 10.1080/1747423X.2013.841297 

Soulard, Christopher E., Acevedo, William, Stehman, Stephen V. Parker, Owen P. (2015) Mapping Extent and Change in Surface Mines within the United States for 2001 to 2006, Land Degradation and Development, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.2412

Teluguntla, P., Thenkabail, P.S., Xiong, J., Gumma, M.K., Giri, C., Milesi, C., Ozdogan, M., Congalton, R., Tilton, J., Sankey, T.R., Massey, R., Phalke, A., and Yadav, K. 2015.  Global Food Security Support Analysis Data at Nominal 1 km (GFSAD1km) Derived from Remote Sensing in Support of Food Security in the Twenty-First Century: Current Achievements and Future Possibilities, Chapter 6.   In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume II):  Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York.  ISBN 9781482217957 - CAT# K22130. Pp. 131-160.

Teixeira, Antônio de C., Hernandez, F.B.T., Scherer-Warren, M., Andrade, R.G.,  Leivas, J.F., Victoria, D.C., Bolfe E.L., Thenkabail, P.S., and Franco, R.A.M. 2015. Water Productivity Studies From Earth Observation Data: Characterization, Modeling and Mapping Water Use and Water productivity, Chapter 4. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume III): Remote Sensing of Water Resources, Disasters, and Urban Studies. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York.  ISBN 9781482217919 - CAT# K22128. Pp. 101-128.

Thenkabail P.S. 2015. Hyperspectral Data Processing: Algorithm Design and Analysis by Chein-I Chang. Book Review. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing (PE&RS). Vol. 81(6): 441-442, doi:10.14358/PE&RS.81.6.441.

Thenkabail, P.S., 2015. Remote sensing data characterization, classification, and accuracies: Advances of last 50 years and a vision for the future, Chapter 31. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume I): Remotely sensed data characterization, classification, and accuracies. ISBN 9781482217865 - CAT# K22125. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 625-662.

Thenkabail, P.S., 2015. Remote sensing of land resources: monitoring, modeling, and mapping: Advances of last 50 years and a vision for the future, Chapter 26. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume II): Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York. ISBN 9781482217957 - CAT# K22130. Pp. 791-832.

Thenkabail, P.S., 2015. Remote sensing of water resources, disasters, and urban: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping: Advances over Last 50 Years and a Vision for the Future, Chapter 25. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume III): Remote Sensing of Water Resources, Disasters, and Urban Studies. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York. ISBN 9781482217919 - CAT# K22128. 615-658.

Thenkabail, P.S., 2015. Hyperspectral Remote Sensing for Terrestrial Applications, Chapter 9. In Thenkabail, P.S., (Editor-in-Chief), 2015. “Remote Sensing Handbook” (Volume II): Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing. Taylor and Francis Inc.\CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York. ISBN 9781482217957 - CAT# K22130. Pp. 201-236.

Torregrosa, A., Combs, C., & Peters, J. (2015). Goes-derived fog and low cloud indices for Coastal North and Central California ecological analyses. Earth and Space Science. doi:10.1002/2015EA000119

Turpie, K., V.V. Klemas, K.B. Byrd, M. Kelly, and J. Heon-Young. 2015. Prospective HyspIRI Global Observations of Coastal Wetlands. Remote Sensing of Environment 167:206-217. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.05.008 [Link]O’Connell, J.L., K.B. Byrd, and M. Kelly. 2015. A hybrid model for mapping relative differences in belowground biomass and root:shoot ratios using spectral reflectance, foliar N and plant biophysical data within coastal marsh. Remote Sensing 7(12),16480-16503.doi:10.3390/rs71215837.

Vadrevu, K.P., Justice, C., Thenkabail. P.S., Prasad, N., and Gutman, G. (Eds). 2015. “Land Cover/Land Use Change and Impacts on Environment in South Asia” Special issue for the Journal of Environmental Management. (148):1-3.

Wein, A., Mitchell, D., Peters, J., Rowden, J., Tran, J., Corsi, A., and Dinitz, L., 2016, Agricultural damages and losses from ARkStorm scenario flooding in California: Natural Hazards Review, v. 17, no. 4, 9 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000174

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., Sherba, J., and D. Cameron (2015). Land-use impacts on water resources and protected areas: applications of state-and-transition simulation modeling offuture scenarios. AIMS Environmental Science 2(2): 282-301. http://www.aimspress.com/aimses/ch/reader/view_abstract.aspx?doi=10.3934/environsci.2015.2.282

Wilson, T.S. and C.Ryan, (2015). Chapter 2: Northern Lakes and Forests Ecoregion, in Auch, R., Karstensen, K. and others, eds., (in review), Status and trends of land change in the Midwest-South Central United States—1973 to 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1794-C.

Wilson, T.S., Costanza, J., Smith, J., and J. Morisette (2015). Second State-and-Transition Simulation Modeling Conference. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 96:174-175. IP-059951, Director approval date: 11/3/2014. http://www.esajournals.org/doi/full/10.1890/0012-9623-96.1.174

Wood, N., Jones, J., Spielman, S., and Schmidtlein, M., 2015, Community clusters of tsunami vulnerability in the US Pacific Northwest, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1420309112

Wood, Nathan J.; Peters, Jeff, 2015. Variations in population vulnerability to tectonic and landslide-related tsunami hazards in Alaska. Springer Natural Hazards , 21 p.

Wu, Z., Middleton, B., Hetzler, R., Vogel, J., and Dye, D., 2015. Vegetation Burn Severity Mapping Using Landsat-8 and Worldview-2. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 81(2):143-154. DOI: 10.14358/PERS.81.2.143

Zheng, B., Myint, S.W., Thenkabail, P.S., and Aggarwal, R.M. 2015. A support vector machine to identify irrigated crop types using time-series Landsat NDVI data. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geiinformation. 34: 103-112.


2014


Byrd, K.B., J.L. O’Connell, S. Di Tommaso, and M. Kelly. 2014. Evaluation of sensor types and environmental controls on mapping biomass of coastal marsh emergent vegetation. Remote Sensing of Environment. 149:166-180. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2014.04.003.

Byrd, Kristin; Alvarez, Pelayo; Flint, Lorraine; Flint, Alan, 2014. Future scenarios of impacts to ecosystem services on California rangelands. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014-3019, 2 p.

Byrd, K.B., B. Sleeter, L. Flint, C. Soulard, P. Alvarez, F. Casey and T. Sohl. 2014. Integrated scenarios and outreach for habitat threat assessments on California Rangelands. Chapter 3.7 in: Erika L. Rowland, Molly S. Cross, and Holly Hartmann (eds.). Considering Multiple Futures: Scenario Planning To Address Uncertainty in Natural Resource Conservation. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 162 pp. Available at http://www.fws.gov/home/climatechange/pdf/Scenario-Planning-Report.pdf.

Griffith, G.E., Omernik, J.M., Johnson, C.B., and Turner, D.S., 2014, Ecoregions of Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2014-1141, with map, scale 1:1,325,000, http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20141141

Kreitler, J., D.M. Stoms, and F.W. Davis. (2014). Optimization in the utility maximization framework for conservation planning: a comparison of solution procedures in a case study of multifunctional agriculture. PeerJ DOI:2:e690 http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.690

Jones, J.M., Ng, P., Wood, N.J., 2014, The pedestrian evacuation analyst—Geographic information systems software for modeling hazard evacuation potential: U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods, book 11, chap. C9, 25 p.

Norman, Laura M.; Villarreal, Miguel; Pulliam, H. Ronald; Minckley, Robert L.; Gass, Leila; Tolle, Cindy; Coe, Michelle, 2014. Remote sensing analysis of riparian vegetation response to desert marsh restoration in the Mexican Highlands. Elsevier, 14 p.

O’Connell J.L., K.B. Byrd, and M. Kelly. 2014. Remotely-sensed indicators of N-related biomass allocation in Schoenoplectus acutus. PLoS ONE 9(3): e90870. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0090870

Omernik, J.M., and Griffith, G.E., 2014, Ecoregions of the conterminous United States - evolution of a hierarchical spatial framework: Environmental Management, v. 54, no. 6, p. 1249-1266, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00267-014-0364-1

Orris, Greta J.; Cocker, Mark D.; Dunlap, Pamela; Wynn, Jeff C.; Spanski, Gregory T.; Briggs, Deborah A.; Gass, Leila; Bliss, James D.; Bolm, Karen S.; Yang, Chao; Lipin, Bruce R.; Ludington, Stephen D.; Miller, Robert J.; Slowakiewicz, Miroslaw, 2014. Potash: a global overview of evaporate-related potash resources, including spatial databases of deposits, occurrences, and permissive tracts: Chapter S in Global mineral resource assessment. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5090-S, Report: vi, 76 p.; Readme; 3 GIS Packages

Reker, R.R., Sayler, K.L., Friesz, A.M., Sohl, T.L., Bouchard, M.A., Sleeter, B.M., Sleeter, R.R.,Wilson, T.S., Griffith, G.E. and M.L. Knuppe (2014). Mapping and Modeling of Land Use and Land Cover in the Eastern United States From 1992-2050. Chapter 3 in Zhu, Zhiliang, and Reed, Bradley, eds., Baseline and projected future carbon storage and greenhouse-gas fluxes in ecosystems of the eastern United States: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1804, 204 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/pp1804

Sleeter, B.M., Griffith, G.E., Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, R.R., Soulard, C.E., Sayler, K.L., Reker, R.R., Bouchard, M.A., and Sohl, T.L., 2014, Ecoregion and scenario framework, Chapter 2 of Zhu, Zhiliang, and Reed, B.C., eds., Baseline and projected future carbon storage and greenhouse gas fluxes in ecosystems of the eastern United States. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1804, p.17–26, http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/pp1804.

Sohl, TL, Sayler, KL, Bouchard, MA, Reker, RR, Friesz, AM, Bennett, SL, Sleeter, B.M., Sleeter, RR, Wilson, TS, Soulard, CE, Knuppe, M, Van Hofwegen, T., 2014, Spatially explicit modeling of 1992–2100 land cover and forest stand age for the conterminous United States. Ecological Applications 24:1015–1036. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/13-1245.1

Soulard, C.E., Acevedo, W., Auch, R.F., Sohl, T.L., Drummond, M.A., Sleeter, B.M., Sorenson, D.G., Kambly, S., Wilson, T.S., Taylor, J.L., Sayler, K.L., Stier, M.P., Barnes, C.A., Methven, S.C., Loveland, T.R., Headley, R., and Brooks, M.S., 2014, Land Cover Trends Dataset, 1973–2000: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 844, 10 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ds844.

Soulard, C.E., Acevedo, W., Auch, R.F., Sohl, T.L., Drummond, M.A., Sleeter, B.M., Sorenson, D.G., Kambly, S., Wilson, T.S., Taylor, J.L., Sayler, K.L., Stier, M.P., Barnes, C.A., Methven, S.C., Loveland, T.R., Headley, R., and Brooks, M.S., 2014, Land Cover Trends Dataset, 1973–2000: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 844, 10 p.,http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ds844.

Sleeter, B.M., Griffith, G., Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, R.R., Soulard, C.E., Sayler, K.L., Reker, R.R., Bouchard, M.A. and T.L. Sohl (2014). Ecoregion and Scenario Framework. Chapter 2 in Zhu, Zhiliang, and Reed, Bradley, eds., Baseline and projected future carbon storage and greenhouse-gas fluxes in ecosystems of the eastern United States: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1804, 204 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/pp1804

Wein, A., Mitchell, D., Peters, J., Rowden, J., Tran, J., Corsi, A., and Dinitz, L., 2014, Agricultural damages and losses from ARkStorm scenario flooding in California: Natural Hazards Review, v. 17, no. 4, 9 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000174.

Wein, A., Ratliff, J., Baez, A., and Sleeter, R., 2014, Regional analysis of social characteristics for evacuation resource planning: ARkStorm scenario, Natural Hazards Review, v. 17, no. 4, 10 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000161

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., and A.W. Davis (in press). Projected future land use threats to California’s protected areas. Regional Environmental Change. 

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., Sleeter, R.R., Soulard, C.E. 2014. Land use threats and protected areas: a scenario-based, landscape level approach.  Land  http://www.mdpi.com/2073-445X/3/2/362

Wilson, T.S. Potential future land-use conversion scenarios in the Pacific Northwest from 2000-2100 (4/8/2014). Map database of land use threats in the Pacific Northwest based on the Land publication. ScienceBase U.S. Geological Survey https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/5348485be4b06f6ce034abe8

Wilson, T.S. Map database of land use threats in the Pacific Northwest (4/2014). Conservation Biology Institute. Published on www.databasin.org

Gallery - http://databasin.org/galleries/b7fb6dc79b73405a99e178b377494c7d

Figure 5 - http://databasin.org/datasets/540284cd07bc48d099beb1387db13038

Figure 6 - http://databasin.org/datasets/0d87f5ae8be84a5ca153f42318d2c1f8

Figure 7 - http://databasin.org/datasets/2e2d0b358c914b9cbe9497c59370a938

Wood, N., Ratliff, J., Schelling, J., and Weaver, C., 2014, Comparing population exposure to multiple Washington earthquake scenarios for prioritizing loss estimation studies, Applied Geography, 52, 191-203, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0143622814001088.

Nathan J. Wood, Mathew C. Schmidtlein, Jeff Peters, 2014, Changes in population evacuation potential for tsunami hazards in Seward, Alaska, since the 1964 Good Friday earthquake, Natural Hazards, Volume 70, Issue 2, pp 1031-1053.


2013


Byrd, K., J. Ratliff, N. Bliss, A. Wein, B. Sleeter, T. Sohl, and Z. Li. 2013. Quantifying climate change mitigation potential in the United States Great Plains wetlands for three greenhouse gas emission scenarios. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change:1-27. 10.1007/s11027-013-9500-0.

Bogle, R., Velasco, M., and Vogel, J., 2013, An automated digital imaging system for environmental monitoring applications, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1271, 18 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1271/.

Coletti, A., Howe, P., Yarnal, B., and Wood, N., 2013, A support system for assessing local vulnerability to weather and climate, Natural Hazards, 65 (1): 999-1008 (published 1/1/13)

Dinitz, Laura B.; Taketa, Richard A., 2013. Applying the Land Use Portfolio Model with Hazus to analyse risk from natural hazard events. Inderscience Publishers , 20 p.

Forney, W.M., Soulard, C.E., and Chickadel, C.C., 2013, Salmonids, stream temperatures, and solar loading--modeling the shade provided to the Klamath River by vegetation and geomorphology: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013–5022, 25 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2013/5022/

Fraser, S., Wood, N., Johnston, D., and Leonard, G., 2013, Simulation of local tsunami and evacuation of urban areas, informed by population exposure analysis and studies of tsunami evacuation behavior, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15, EGU2013-3635-1, European General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 1p.

Howe, P., Yarnal, B., Coletti, A., and Wood, N., 2013, The participatory vulnerability scoping diagram - deliberative risk ranking for community water systems, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 103 (2), 343-352. (published 2/27/13)

Kreitler J, Papenfus M, Byrd K, Labiosa W (2013) Interacting Coastal Based Ecosystem Services: Recreation and Water Quality in Puget Sound, WA. PLoS ONE 8(2): e56670. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056670

Mathie, A.M., and Wood, N., 2013, Residential and service-population exposure to multiple natural hazards in the Mount Hood region of Clackamas County, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013–1073.

Norman, L.M., Shuster, Rudy, and Parcher, Jean. (2013). Chapter 6. Challenge Theme 4. People in the Borderlands; In Updike, R.G., Ellis, E.G., Page, W.R., Parker, M.J., Hestbeck, J.B., and Horak, W.F., eds., 2012, United States–Mexican Borderlands—Facing tomorrow’s challenges through USGS science: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1380, 318 p., 1 pl. http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1380/.

Norman, L.M., Villarreal, Miguel L., Niraula, Rewati, Meixner, Thomas, Frisvold, George, Labiosa, William. (2013). "Framing Scenarios of Binational Water Policy with a Tool to Visualize, Quantify and Valuate Changes in Ecosystem Services." Water 5, no. 3: 852-874. http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/5/3/852.

Porter, K., Byers, W., Dykstra, D., Lim, A., Lynett, P., Ratliff, J., Scawthorn, C., Wein, A., and Wilson, R., 2013, The SAFRR tsunami scenario—Physical damage in California, chap. E in Ross, S.L., and Jones, L.M., eds., The SAFRR (Science Application for Risk Reduction) Tsunami Scenario: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013–1170, 168 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1170/e/.

Raunikar, R.P., Forney, W.M., and Benjamin, S.P., 2013, What is the economic value of satellite imagery?: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013–3003, 2 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3003/.

Schile, Lisa M., Kristin B. Byrd, Lisamarie Windham-Myers and Maggi Kelly. 2013. Accounting for nonphotosynthetic vegetation in remote-sensing-based estimates of carbon flux in wetlands. Remote Sensing Letters 4(6):542-551. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/2150704X.2013.766372.

Torregrosa A, Taylor MD, Flint LE, Flint AL (2013) Present, Future, and Novel Bioclimates of the San Francisco, California Region. PLoS ONE 8(3): e58450. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058450

Villarreal, M.L., Norman, L.M., Boykin, K.G., and Wallace, C.SA. 2013. Biodiversity losses and conservation trade- offs: Assessing future urban growth scenarios for a North American trade corridor. International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services 8. Management.

Wickham, James D.; Stehman, Stephen V.; Gass, Leila; Dewitz, Jon; Fry, Joyce A.; Wade, Timothy G., 2013. Accuracy assessment of NLCD 2006 land cover and impervious surface. Elsevier , 11 p.

William Labiosa, William Forney, Ann-Margaret Esnard, Diana Mitsova-Boneva, Richard Bernknopf, Paul Hearn, Dianna Hogan, Leonard Pearlstine, David Strong, Hugh Gladwin, Eric Swain, 2013. The South Florida Ecosystem Portfolio Model: An Integrated Multi-criteria Scenario Evaluation Web Tool for Participatory Land-Use Planning for Sustainability in the Face of Sea Level Rise. Environmental Modelling and Software, Volume 41, Pages 210–222

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., Sohl, T.L, Griffith, G., Acevedo, W., Bennett, S., Bouchard, M., Reker, R., Ryan, C., Sayler, K.L., Sleeter, R., and Soulard, C.E., 2012, Future scenarios of land-use and land-cover change in the United States – The Marine West Coast Forests Ecoregion: U.S. Geological Survey OpenFile Report 2012-1252. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1252/

Wood, N., and Schmidtlein, M., 2013, Community variations in population exposure to near-field tsunami hazards as a function of pedestrian travel time to safety, Natural Hazards, 65 (3): 1603-1628 (published 2/1/13)

Wood, N., Ratliff, J., and Peters, J., 2013, Community exposure to tsunami hazards in California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5222, 49 p. (posted 2/20/13)

Wood, N., Ratliff, J., Peters, J., and Shoaf, K., 2013, Population vulnerability and evacuation challenges in California for the SAFRR tsunami scenario, chap. I in Ross, S.L., and Jones, L.M., eds., The SAFRR (Science Application for Risk Reduction) Tsunami Scenario: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1170, 53 p.


2012


Howle, J.F.,Bawden, G.W., Schweickert, R.A, Finkel, R.C., Hunter, L.E., Rose, R.S., and von Twistern, B., 2012, LiDAR analysis and geochronology of faulted glacial moraines in the Tahoe Sierra frontal fault zone, reveal substmtial seismic hazards in the Lake Tahoe region, California-Nevada, USA. Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 124, no. 7-8, p. 1087-1101, doi:10.1130lB30598.

Dinitz, L., Forney, W., and Byrd, K., 2012, Decision-support systems for natural- hazards and land-management issues: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012- 3001, 2 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3001/

Forney, W.M., Raunikar, R.P., Bernknopf, R.L., and Mishra, S.K., 2012, An economic value of remote-sensing information—Application to agricultural production and maintaining groundwater quality: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1796, 60 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1796/

Klose, K., S.D. Cooper, A.L. Leydecker, and J. Kreitler. (2012). Relationships among catchment land use and concentrations of nutrients, algae, and dissolved oxygen in a southern California river. Freshwater Science. DOI: 10:1899/11-155.

Anne D. Guerry, Mary H. Ruckelshaus, Katie K. Arkema, Joey R. Bernhardt, Gregory Guannel, Choong-Ki Kim, Matthew Marsik, Michael Papenfus, Jodie E. Toft, Gregory Verutes, Spencer A. Wood, Michael Beck, Francis Chan, Kai M.A. Chan, Guy Gelfenbaum, Barry D. Gold, Benjamin S. Halpern,William B. Labiosa, Sarah E. Lester, Phil S. Levin, Melanie McField, Malin L. Pinsky, Mark Plummer, Stephen Polasky, Peter Ruggiero, David A. Sutherland, Heather Tallis, Andrew Day & Jennifer Spencer (2012): Modeling benefits from nature: using ecosystem services to inform coastal and marine spatial planning, International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services & Management, DOI:10.1080/21513732.2011.647835

Labiosa, W.B., et al., An integrated multi- criteria scenario evaluation web tool for participatory land-use planning in urbanized areas: The Ecosystem Portfolio Model, Environmental Modelling 8. Software (2012), http://dx.doi.org/10.101Qj.envsoft.2012.10. 012

Lee, D.C., Quigley, T., Goodrick, S., Kirsch, A., Kreitler, J., Norman, S., Nalle, D., Prestemon, J., and M. Thompson. (2012). Scientific Basis for Modeling Wildland Fire Management: the Phase II Report of the National Science and Analysis Team. Final report submitted to the Wildland Fire Executive Council http://www.forestsandrangelands.gov/strategy/documents/reports/phase2/NSAT_Phase_2_Summary_Report.pdf

Hogan, D., Labiosa, W., Pearlstine, L., Hallac, D., Strong, D., Hearn, P., Bernknopf, R., 2011, Estimating the Cumulative Ecological Effect of Local Scale Landscape Changes in South Florida: 2012 Environmental Management, 49: 502-515.

Laura M. Norman, Miguel L. Villarreal, Francisco Lara-Valencia, Yongping Yuan, Wenming Nie, Sylvia Wison, Gladys Amaya, Rachel Sleeter Mapping socio-environmentally vulnerable populations access and exposure to ecosystem services at the U.S.—Mexico borderlands Applied Geography, Volume 34, May 2012, Pages 413-424 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0143622812000082

Norman, L.M., Caldeira, F., Callegary, J., Gray, F., O’Rourke, M. K., Meranza, V., and Rijn, S. (2012). Socio-Environmental Health Analysis in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico. Water Quality, Exposure and Health. doi:10.1007/s12403-012-0067-x (Also available online at http://www.springerlink.com/index/10.1007/s12403-012-0067-x).

Norman, L.M., Feller, M., and Villarreal, M. L. (2012). Developing spatially explicit footprints of plausible land-use scenarios in the Santa Cruz Watershed, Arizona and Sonora. Landscape and Urban Planning, 107(3), 225–235. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2012.06.015 (Also available online  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169204612002101

Norman, L.M., Villarreal, M. L., Lara-Valencia, F., Yuan, Y., Nie, W., Wilson, S., Amaya, G., and Sleeter, R. (2012). Mapping socio-environmentally vulnerable populations access and exposure to ecosystem services at the U.S.–Mexico borderlands. Applied Geography, 34(0), 413–424. doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.01.006  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0143622812000082

Sankey, J.B., Germino, M.J., Benner, S.G., Glenn, N.F., Hoover, A.N. (2012) Transport of biologically important nutrients by wind in an eroding cold desert. Aeolian Research, doi:10.1016/j.aeolia.2012.01.003

Sankey, J. B., S. Ravi, C. S. A. Wallace, R. H. Webb, and T. E. Huxman (2012), Quantifying soil surface change in degraded drylands: Shrub encroachment and efiects offire and vegetation removal in a desert grassland, J. Geophys. Res., 117, G02025, doi:10.1029/2012JG002002.

Terry L. Sohl, Benjamin M. Sleeter, Zhiliang Zhu, Kristi L. Sayler, Stacie Bennett, Michelle Bouchard, Ryan Reker, Todd Hawbaker, Anne Wein, Shuguang Liu, Ronald Kanengieter, William Acevedo, A land-use and land-cover modeling strategy to support a national assessment of carbon stocks and fluxes, Applied Geography, Volume 34, May 2012, Pages 111-124, ISSN 0143-6228, 10.1016/j.apgeog.2011.10.019. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0143622811002220

Sleeter, B.M., Wilson, T.S., and Acevedo, W., eds. 2012, Status and trends of land change in the Western United States-1973 to 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1794-A, 313 p.

B.M. Sleeter, T.S. Wilson, C.E. Soulard, J. Liu, Estimation of late twentieth century land-cover change in California: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 173 (2011), pp. 251–266.

Benjamin M. Sleeter, Terry L. Sohl, Michelle A. Bouchard, Ryan R. Reker, Christopher E. Soulard, William Acevedo, Glenn E. Griffith, Rachel R. Sleeter, Roger F. Auch, Kristi L. Sayler, Stephen Prisley, Zhiliang Zhu, Scenarios of land use and land cover change in the conterminous United States: Utilizing the special report on emission scenarios at ecoregional scales: Global Environmental Change, Volume 22, Issue 4, October 2012, Pages 896–914 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2012.03.008

Sleeter, B. M., J. P. Calzia, S. R. Walter, 2012, Earthquakes and Faults in Southern California: 1970-2010, U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2012-3222.

Soulard, CE, Esque, TC, Bedford, DR, Bond, S, (2012), The role of fire on soil mounds and surface roughness in the Mojave Desert, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, doi: 10.1002/esp.3264

Soulard, CE, Sleeter, BM, 2012, Late twentieth century land-cover change in the basin and range ecoregions of the United States, Regional Environmental Change DOI 10.1007/s10113-012-0296-3.

Thenkabail, Prasad S., Jerry W. Knox, Mutlu Ozdogan, Murali Krishna Gumma, Russell G. Congalton, Ziuoting Wu, Cristina Milesi, Alex Finkral, Mike Marshall, Isabella Mariotto, Songcai You, Chandra Giri, and Pamela Nagler. 2012. Assessing Future Risks to Agricultural Productivity, Water Resources and Food Security: How Can Remote Sensing Help? Photogrammetry Engineering and Remote Sensing 78 (8): 771-782

Thomas, K.A., Guertin, P.P., and Gass, L., 2012, Plant distributions in the southwestern United States; a scenario assessment of the modern-day and future distribution ranges of 166 species: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1020, 83 p. and 166-page appendix. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1020/

Villarreal, Miguel L.; Gass, Leila; Norman, Laura; Sankey, Joel B.; Wallace, Cynthia S.A.; McMacken, Dennis; Childs, Jack L.; Petrakis, Roy E., 2012. Examining wildlife responses to phenology and wildfire using a landscape-scale camera trap network. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service,Rocky Mountain Research Station , 3 p.

Villarreal, Miguel L., Norman, Laura M., Webb, Robert H., Boyer, Diane E. and Turner, Raymond M., 2011 In Review, Unravelling Long-term Lmdscape Change in a Binational Watershed Using Multitemporal Land Cover Data and Historical Repeat Photogaphy: Implications for Future Management Practices, In Proceeding of MULTITEMP 2011, 6th International Workshop on the Analysis of Multitempord Remote Sensing Images, Trento, Italy, 12-14 July 2011.

Wilson, T.S., Sleeter, B.M., Sohl, T.L, Griflith, G., Acevedo, W., Bennett, S., Bouchard, M., Reker, R., Ryan, C., Sayler, K.L., Sleeter, R., and Soulard, C.E., 2012, Future scenarios of land-use and land-cover change in the United Staes-The Marine West Coast Forests Ecoregion: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012- 1252, 14 p. and data files.

Wood, N., and Schmidtlein, M., 2012, Anisotropic path modeling to assess pedestrian-evacuation potential from Cascadia-related tsunanis in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, Natural Hazards, 62 (2), 275-300

Zhu, Z., B. M. Sleeter, G. Griffith, S. Stackpoole, T. Hawbaker, B. Bergamaschi, 2012, Introduction to scope, methodology, and ecosystems of the assessment. In: Zhu, Z, and Reed, B (eds.), Baseline and projected future carbon storage and greenhouse-gas fluxes in ecosystems of the Western United States: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1797, p. 5-16.


2011


Byrd, Kristin, 2011. Land-use planning for near-shore ecosystem services—the Puget Sound Ecosystem Portfolio Model. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3067, 2 p.

Byrd, K.B, Kreitler, J.R, and Labiosa, W.B, 2011, Tools and methods for evaluating and refining alternative futures for coastal ecosystem management—the Puget Sound Ecosystem Portfolio Model: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011–1279, 47 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1279/

Dinitz, Laura; Forney, William; Byrd, Kristin, 2012. Decision-support systems for natural-hazards and land-management issues. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3001, 2 p.

Forney, W.M., and Oldham, I.B., 2011, The Lake Tahoe Basin Land Use Simulation Model: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1275, 63 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1196/

Forney, W., 2010, "Method development to modeling the shading provided to the Klamath River and its tributaries by vegetation and geomorphology," in Thorsteinson, L.,S. VanderKooi, and W. Duffy (eds.), Proceedings of the Klamath Basin Science Conference, Medford, Oregon, February 1–5, 2010: USGS OFR 2011-1196, pp. 216 - 217. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1196/

Mathie, A.M., Welborn, T.L., Susong, D.D., and Tumbusch, M.L., 2011, Phreatophytic land-cover map of the northern and central Great Basin Ecoregion: California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Oregon, and Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3169, scale 1,150,000, 10 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/3169/

Norman, Laura, Lara-Valencia, Francisco, Wilson, Sylvia, Yuan, Yongping, Nie, Wenming, Amaya, Gladys, Villareal, Miguel, and Rachel Sleeter, Mapping Human Well-being in the U.S. –Mexico Borderlands, submitted to Ecology and Society.

Villareal, Miguel L. , Norman, Laura M., Wallace, Cynthia S.A, and Van Riper, Charles, 2011, A Multi-temporal (1979-2009) Land Use/Land Cover data set of the binational Santa Cruz Watershed, USGS Open File Report 2011-1131 http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1131/

J. Liu, J. Vogelmann, Z. Zhu, C. Key, B. M. Sleeter, D. Price, J. Chen, M. Cochrane, J. Eidenshink, S. Howard, N. Bliss, H. Jiang, 2011, Estimating California ecosystem carbon change using process model and land cover disturbance data: 1951-2000 Ecological Modeling, doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2011.03.042

Zhu, Zhiliang, ed., Bouchard, Michelle, Butman, David, Hawbaker, Todd, Li, Zhengpeng, Liu, Jinxun, Liu, Shuguang, McDonald, Cory, Reker, Ryan, Sayler, Kristi, Sleeter, Benjamin, Sohl, Terry, Stackpoole, Sarah, Wein, Anne, and Zhu, Zhiliang, 2011, Baseline and projected future carbon storage and greenhouse-gas fluxes in the Great Plains region of the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1787, 28 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1787/

Soulard, C.E., and Bogle, R.C., 2011, Using terrestrial light detection and ranging (lidar) technology for land-surface analysis in the Southwest: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3017, 2 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3017/

Thenkabail, Prasad, Lyon, John G., and Alfredo Huete, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation and Agricultural Crops: Current Status and Future Possibilities, chapter 28 in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation.

Thenkabail, Prasad, Lyon, John G., and Alfredo Huete, Advances in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation and Agricultural Crops, chapter 1 in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation.

Gumma, M.K., Thenkabail, P.S., Muralikrishna, I.V., Velpuri, M.N., Gangadhararao, P.T., Dheeravath, V., Biradar, C.M., Acharya Nalan, S., Gaur, A., 2011. Changes in agricultural cropland areas between a water-surplus year and a water-deficit year impacting food security, determined using MODIS 250 m time-series data and spectral matching techniques, in the Krishna River basin (India). International Journal of Remote Sensing 32(12), 3495-3520.

Murali Krishna Gumma and Prasad S.Thenkabail. 2011. Methods and Approaches of irrigated area mapping using Remote Sensing. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG Dudweiler Landstr. 99, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany. Schaltungsdienst Lange o.H.G., Berlin Books on Demand GmbH, Norderstedt Reha GmbH, Saarbrücken Amazon Distribution GmbH, Leipzig. ISBN: 978-3-8443-1099-3, paperback, 156 pages.

Torregrosa, Alicia, 2011, Geographic science for public and Tribal lands management: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3059, 2 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3059/]

Wallace, C.S., 2011, Mapping perennial vegetation cover in the Mojave Desert: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3077 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3077/].

Wallace, Cynthia S.A., Villarreal, Miguel L, and Norman, Laura M., 2011, Developing a high-resolution binational vegetation map of the Santa Cruz River riparian corridor and surrounding watershed, USGS Open File Report 2011-1143 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3077/].

Anne Wein, Laurie Johnson, and Richard Bernknopf, Recovering from the ShakeOut Earthquake, Earthquake Spectra 27, pp. 521-538 (2011);

Anne Wein and Adam Rose, Economic Resilience Lessons from the ShakeOut Earthquake Scenario, Earthquake Spectra 27, pp. 559-573 (2011);

Keith Porter, Ken Hudnut, Sue Perry, Mike Reichle, Charles Scawthorn, and Anne Wein, Foreword, Earthquake Spectra 27, pp. 235-237 (2011);

Keith Porter, Lucile Jones, Dale Cox, James Goltz, Ken Hudnut, Dennis Mileti, Sue Perry, Daniel Ponti, Michael Reichle, Adam Z. Rose, Charles R. Scawthorn, Hope A. Seligson, Kimberley I. Shoaf, Jerry Treiman, and Anne Wein, The ShakeOut Scenario: A Hypothetical Mw7.8 Earthquake on the Southern San Andreas Fault, Earthquake Spectra 27, pp. 239-261 (2011);

Adam Rose, Dan Wei, and Anne Wein, Economic Impacts of the ShakeOut Scenario Earthquake Spectra 27, pp. 539-557 (2011)

Wilson, T.S., Land-cover change research at the U.S. Geological Survey - Assessing our nation's dynamic land surface, U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3080, 2p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3080/].

Wood, Nathan, 2011, Understanding risk and resilience to natural hazards: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3008, 2 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3008/]

Wood, N., and Ratliff, J., 2011, Population and business exposure to twenty scenario earthquakes in the State of Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1016, 13 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1016/]


2010


Bernknopf, R., K. Gillen, S. Wachter, and A. Wein, (publication: September, 2010), Using Econometrics and Geographic Information Systems for Property Valuation: A Spatial Hedonic Pricing Model, in Linne, M., and M. Thompson, Visual Valuation: Implementing Valuation Modeling and Geographic Information Systems, The Appraisal Institute, Chicago, in press.

Bernknopf, R., Forney, W., Raunikar, R., and Mishra, S., A general framework for estimating the benefits of moderate resolution imagery in environmental applications: a case study in non-point source pollution of groundwater resources, Book Chapter submitted to Resources for the Future, 33 p.

Bryce, S.A., Griffith, G.E., Omernik, J.M., Edinger, G., Indrick, S., Vargas, O., and Carlson, D., 2010, Ecoregions of New York (color poster with map, descriptive text, summary tables, and photographs): Reston, Virginia, U.S. Geological Survey (map scale 1:1,250,000).

Dye, Dennis. Wood, N., 2010, Geography Science Synthesis Team Final Report: Implementing Geographic Science at USGS over the Next 5 Years (Co-authored with Tom Loveland and 5 other team members in response to directive from Associate Director for Geography, Ione Taylor)

Stoms, D.S., Kreitler, J., and F.W. Davis. In Press. The power of information for targeting cost-effective conservation investments in multifunctional farmlands. Environmental Modeling & Software. Doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.03.008

Labiosa, W., Bernknopf, R., Paul Hearn, Dianna Hogan, David Strong, and Leonard Pearlstine, 2010. The South Florida Ecosystem Portfolio Model: A Web-Enabled Multicriteria Land Use Planning Decision Support System. Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (CD-ROM), Computer Society Press, January 5 - 8, 2010, 10 pp. http://www.computer.org/portal/web/csdl/doi/10.1109/HICSS.2010.482

Norman, Laura M., Callegary, James, van Riper, Charles, III, and Gray, Floyd, 2010, The Border Environmental Health Initiative; investigating the transboundary Santa Cruz watershed: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3097, 2 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3097/]

Norman, Laura M., Urbanization and Environmental Health in the Arizona–Sonora Borderlands, 2010, In "The Colonias Reader; Economy, Housing and Public Health in U.S.- Mexico Border Colonias", Eds., Donelson, Angela J., and Esparza, Adrian X., University of Arizona Press 978-0-8165-2852-3, 304 pp.

Norman, L.; Tallent-Halsell, N.; Labiosa, W.; Weber, M.; McCoy, A.; Hirschboeck, K.; Callegary, J.; van Riper III, C.; Gray, F. Developing an Ecosystem Services Online Decision Support Tool to Assess the Impacts of Climate Change and Urban Growth in the Santa Cruz Watershed; Where We Live, Work, and Play. Sustainability 2010, 2, 2044-2069.

Sleeter, B. M., T. Wilson, C. Soulard, and J. Liu, 2010, Estimation of Late 20th Century Landscape change in California, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, DOI 10.1007/s10661-010-1385-8

Sohl, T., T. R. Loveland, B. M. Sleeter, K. L. Sayler, and C. A. Barnes, 2010, Establishing foundations for forecasting landscape change at regional scales, Landscape Ecology, Vol. 25, pp. 233-247

Soulard, C.E., 2010, Contemporary land cover change in the Blue Mountains Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper.

Taketa, R., Ng, P., and Hong, M., 2010, Land-Use Portfolio Modeler, Version 1.0: U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods 11-C4, 54 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/tm/tm11c4/ (Originating ofiice: Western Geographic Science Center) IPPA: men09-9848-6145

Thenkabail, P.S. 2010. Guest Editor: Special issue on “Global Croplands” for Journal Remote Sensing. Total: 15 papers. http://www.mdpi.com/journal/remotesensing/special_issues/croplands. Several articles already published. All articles expected to be published in July 2010.

Gumma, M., Nelson, A., Thenkabail, P.S., Singh, A.N., Garcia, C., Maunahan, A., Villano, L. 2010. Mapping rice areas in South Asia. Rice Today. July-September, 2010. Pp. 42-43.

Fujii, H., Gumma, M., Thenkabail, P., Namara, R. 2010 (August). Suitability Evaluation for Lowland Rice in Inland Valleys in West Africa. Journal Transactions of the Japanese society of Irrigation, drainage and rural Engineering. page numbers:Vol.78 No.4 pp47-55. publisher: Japanese society of Irrigation, drainage and rural Engineering. (In Japanese with abstract in English).

Thenkabail P.S., Hanjra M.A., Dheeravath V., Gumma M. A. 2010. A Holistic View of Global Croplands and Their Water Use for Ensuring Global Food Security in the 21st Century through Advanced Remote Sensing and Non-remote Sensing Approaches. Journal Remote Sensing. 2(1):211-261. doi:10.3390/rs2010211. http://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/2/1/211

Gumma, M.K, Thenkabail, P.S., Velpuri, N.M., GangadharaRao,T.P., Venkateswarlu, D., Biradar, C.,Nalan, S.A., and Gaur, A. 2010. Changes in Agriculture cropland areas between a water-surplus year and water-deficit year impacting food security determined using MODIS 250m time series data and spectral matching techniques in the Krishna River Basin (India). International Journal of Remote Sensing, TRES-PAP-2009-0162.R1. (accepted, in press).

Cai, X. Thenkabail, P. 2010. Using remote sensing to assess crop water productivity. SPIE Newsroom. DOI: 10.1117/2.1201002.002576. http://spie.org/x39199.xml?highlight=x2420&ArticleID=x39199.

Dheeravath, V., Thenkabail, P.S., Chandrakantha, G, Noojipady, P., Biradar, C.B., Turral. H., Gumma, M.1, Reddy, G.P.O., Velpuri, M. 2010. Irrigated areas of India derived using MODIS 500m data for years 2001-2003. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2009.08.004. 65(1): 42-59.

Milesi C., Samanta A., Hashimoto H., Kumar K.K., Ganguly S., Thenkabail P.S., Srivastava A.N., Nemani R.R., Myneni R.B. Decadal Variations in NDVI and Food Production in India. Remote Sensing. 2010; 2(3):758-776.

Thomas, K.A., P. Guertin, and L. Gass. 2010. What can predictive modeling tell us about plant vulnerability to climate change in the Southwest? Poster presentation. A workshop on: Natural resource needs related to climate change in the Great Basin and Mojave Desert: research, adaptation, mitigation. 20– 22 April. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Torregrosa, Alicia, Casazza, M.L., Caldwell, M.R., Mathiasmeier, T.A., Morgan, P.M., Overton, C.T., 2010, Science in the public sphere; Greater Sage-grouse conservation planning from a transdisciplinary perspective: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1049, 31 p.

Flint, L.E., Flint, A.L., Torregrosa, A., Woodward, A., Welty, A., Finn, S., Pilliod, D., Garman, S., Baer, L., Matchett, J.R., Brooks, M., and Casazza, M., 2010, Projecting Future Changes in Sagebrush Distribution in the Great Basin, in Natural Resource Needs Related to Climate Change in the Great Basin and Mojave Desert: Research, Adaptation, Mitigation, Las Vegas, April 20 -22, http://www.wr.usgs.gov/workshops/ccw2010/posters/P16_GBILM_poster6_ClimateWorkshop_4-20-10.pdf

Torregrosa, A. and Woodward, A., 2010. Integration Models, pp 97 - 110 in: Miller, D.M., Finn, S.P., Woodward, A., Torregrosa, A., Miller, M.E., Bedford, D.R., and Brasher, A.M., 2010, Conceptual ecological models to guide integrated landscape monitoring of the Great Basin: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5133, 134 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/513

Torregrosa, A., 2010. Human-Social System Model, pp 19 - 27 in: Miller, D.M., Finn, S.P., Woodward, A., Torregrosa, A., Miller, M.E., Bedford, D.R., and Brasher, A.M., 2010, Conceptual ecological models to guide integrated landscape monitoring of the Great Basin: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5133, 134 p, available online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5133/

Wood, N., Burton, C., and Cutter, S., 2010, Community variations in social vulnerability to Cascadia-related tsunamis in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, Natural Hazards, 52(2), 369-389.

Baron, H., Wood, N., Ruggiero, P., Allan, J., and Corcoran, P., 2010, Assessing societal vulnerability of U.S. Pacific Northwest communities to storm-induced coastal change, Proceedings of The Coastal Society Annual Meeting, June 7-11, 2010, Wilmington, NC, 5 p.

Frazier, T., Wood, N., and Yarnal, B., Stakeholder perspectives on land-use strategies for adapting to climate-change-enhanced coastal hazards: Sarasota, Florida, Applied Geography (2010), doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2010.05.007

Frazier, T., Wood, N., and Yarnal, B., Frazier, T., Wood, N., Yarnal, B., Bauer, D., Influence of potential sea level rise on societal vulnerability to hurricane storm-surge hazards, Sarasota County, Florida, Applied Geography (2010), doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2010.05.005


2009


Biradar, C.M., Thenkabail. P.S., Noojipady, P., Li, Y.J., Dheeravath, V., Velpuri, M., Turral, H., Cai, X.L., Gumma, M., Gangalakunta, O.R.P., Schull, M., Alankara, R.D., Gunasinghe, S., and Xiao, X. 2009. Book Chapter 15: Global map of rainfed cropland areas (GMRCA) and stastistics using remote sensing. Pp. 357-392. In the book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (CRC Press- Taylor and Francis group, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 475. Published in June, 2009. (Editors: Thenkabail. P., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H.).

Biradar, C.M., Thenkabail, P.S., Noojipady, P., Yuanjie, L., Dheeravath, V., Velpuri, M., Turral, H., Gumma, M.K., Reddy, O.G.P., Xueliang, L. C., Schull, M.A., Alankara, R.D., Gunasinghe, S., Mohideen, S., Xiao, X. 2009. A global map of rainfed cropland areas (GMRCA) at the end of last millennium using remote sensing. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 11(2). 114-129. doi:10.1016/j.jag.2008.11.002. January, 2009.

Cai, X.L., Thenkabail, P.S., Biradar, C., Platonov, A., Gumma, M., Dheeravath, V., Cohen, Y., Goldshlager, N., Eyal Ben-Dor, Victor Alchanatis, and Vithanage, J.V. 2008. Water Productivity Mapping Methods and Protocols using Remote Sensing Data of Various Resolutions to Support “more crop per drop”. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 3(1) 033557 (2009); doi:10.1117/1.3257643. Published October 12, 2009.

Chavula, G., Brezonik, P., Thenkabail, P., Johnson, T., Bauer, M., 2009. Estimating chlorophyll concentration in Lake Malawi from MODIS satellite imagery, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. Parts A/B/C. 34(13-16): 755-760. doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2009.07.015.

Chavula, G., Brezonik, P., Thenkabail, P., Johnson, T., Bauer, M., 2009. Estimating the surface temperature of Lake Malawi using AVHRR and MODIS satellite imagery, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. Parts A/B/C. 34(13-16): 749-754. doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2009.08.001.

Dinitz L, Champion R, Wein A, Ng P, and Bernknoph R. (2009). Assessing natural hazards with GIS. GIS for decision support and public policy making, Thomas C and Humenik-Sappington N eds. ESRI Press, Redlands, CA. p 106-111.

Dinitz, L., and Ng, P., 2009, The Land Use Portfolio Model: A Tool for Natural-Hazards Risk Analysis [abs.], in Brady, S.R., ed., 2009, Proceedings of the Second All-USGS Modeling Conference, February 11–14, 2008—Painting the Big Picture: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009–5013, 70 p., available only online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2009/5013/.

Frazier, T., Wood, N., and Yarnal, B., 2009, A framework for using GIS and stakeholder input to assess vulnerability to coastal-inundation hazards: a case study from Sarasota County, Florida, In U. Paleo (ed.), Building safer communities—risk governance, spatial planning and responses to natural hazards, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series, 58, Amsterdam: IOS Press, pp. 226-245.

Ferrigno, Jane G., Cook, Alison J., Mathie, Amy M., Williams, Richard S. Jr., Swithinbank, Charles; Foley, Kevin M., Fox, Adrian J., Thomson, Janet W., and Sievers, Jörn. Coastal-change and glaciological map of the Larsen Ice Shelf area, Antarctica: 1940-2005. 1:1,000,000. Map 1-2600-B. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia: 2008.

Gangalakunta, O.R.P., Dheeravath, V., Thenkabail, P.S., Chandrakantha, G., Biradar, C.M., Noojipady, P., Velpuri, M., and Kumar, M.A. 2009. Book Chapter 5: Irrigated areas of India derived from satellite sensors and national statistics: A way forward from GIAM experience. Pp. 139-176. In the book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (CRC Press- Taylor and Francis group, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 475. Published in June, 2009. (Editors: Thenkabail. P., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H.).

Grossman, E., Labiosa,B., Stevens, A., Curran,C., Rubin, S.,Swarzenski, P., George, D., Lam, A., Gibson,J., Hood,G., and Beamer,E.; Sediment transport processes and benthic habitat responses associated with large-scale river-delta channelization: Developing models to predict nearshore habitat recovery with dike removal. Puget Sound Georgia Basin Ecosystem Conference, Seattle, WA, February, 2009

Gumma, M.K., Thenkabail, P.S., Fujii, H., and Namara, R., 2009. Spatial models for selecting the most suitable areas of rice cultivation in the Inland Valley Wetlands of Ghana using remote sensing and geographic information systems. J. Appl. Remote Sens. Vol. 3, 033537.

Labiosa, Bill; Hinton, Steve (SRSC); and Grossman, Eric; Using Decision Analysis in Support of Ecological Restoration Projects: A Skagit River Delta Example. Puget Sound Georgia Basin Ecosystem Conference, Seattle, WA, February, 2009.

Labiosa, William B., Bernknopf, Richard, Hearn, Paul, Hogan, Dianna, Strong, David, Pearlstine, Leonard, Mathie, Amy M., Wein, Anne M., Gillen, Kevin, and Wachter, Susan, 2009, The South Florida Ecosystem Portfolio Model; a map-based multicriteria ecological, economic, and community land-use planning tool: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5181, 41 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2009/5181/

Li, Y.J., Thenkabail, P.S., Biradar, C.M., Noojipady, P., Dheeravath, V., Velpuri, M., Gangalakunta, O.R., Cai, X.L. 2009. Book Chapter 2: A history of irrigated areas of the world. Pp. 13-40. In the book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (CRC Press- Taylor and Francis group, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 475. Published in June, 2009. (Editors: Thenkabail. P., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H.).

Liu, J., Vogelmann, J. E., Zhu, Z., Key, C. H., Sleeter, B. M., Price, D. T., Chen, J. M., Cochrane, M. A., Eidenshink, J. C., Howard, S. M., Bliss, N. B., and Jiang, H. (2009), Effects of Climate Change and Disturbances on Carbon Sequestration of California Ecosystems, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B33E-08

Norman,Laura M., Huth,Hans, Levick, Lainie,Burns, I. Shea, Guertin, D. Phillip, Lara-Valencia, Fransisco, and Semmens, Darius, 2009 In Review, Flood Hazard Awareness and Hydrologic Modeling at Ambos Nogales, US-Mexico Border; And it was submitted to the Journal of Flood Risk Management.

Nussear, K.E., Esque, T.C., Inman, R.D., Gass, Leila, Thomas, K.A., Wallace, C.S.A.,Blainey, J.B., Miller, D.M., and Webb, R.H., 2009, Modeling habitat of the desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) in the Mojave and parts of the Sonoran Deserts of California, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1102, 18 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1102/

Reynolds, R.L., Bogle, R., Vogel, J. , Goldstein, H., and Yount, J., 2009. “Dust emission at Franklin Lake Playa, Mojave Desert (USA): response to meteorological and hydrologicchanges 2005–2008.” In: A. Oren, D. Naftz, P. Palacios and W.A.Wurtsbaugh (eds). Saline Lakes Around the World: Unique Systems with Unique Values. Natural Resources and Environmental Issues, volume XV. S.J. and Jessie E. Quinney Natural Resources Research Library, Logan, Utah, USA.

Sleeter, B. M., J. Liu, 2009, Land-use and land-cover change in California and the implications on regional carbon flux, EOS Trans. AGU, XX(XX, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract XXXX-XX

Thenkabail. P.S., Biradar, C.M., Noojipady, P., Dheeravath, V., Gumma, M., Li, Y.J., Velpuri, M., Gangalakunta, O.R.P. 2009. Book Chapter 3: Global irrigated area maps (GIAM) and statistics using remote sensing. Pp. 41-120. In the book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (CRC Press- Taylor and Francis group, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 475. Published in June, 2009. (Editors: Thenkabail. P., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H.).

Thenkabail, P.S., Biradar C.M., Noojipady, P., Dheeravath, V., Li, Y.J., Velpuri, M., Gumma, M., Reddy, G.P.O., Turral, H., Cai, X. L., Vithanage, J., Schull, M., and Dutta, R. 2009. Global irrigated area map (GIAM), derived from remote sensing, for the end of the last millennium. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 30(14): 3679-3733. July, 20, 2009.

Thenkabail, P. S.; Dheeravath, V.; Biradar, C. M.; Gangalakunta, O. P.; Noojipady, P.; Gurappa, C.; Velpuri, M.; Gumma, M.; Li, Y. 2009. Irrigated Area Maps and Statistics of India Using Remote Sensing and National Statistics. Journal Remote Sensing. 1:50-67. http://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/1/2/50.

Thenkabail. P. S., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H. June, 2009. Book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (editors: Thenkabail, P.S., Lyon, J.G., Turral. H.. and Biradar, C.M.,(CRC Press- Taylor and Francis). Pp. 556

Casazza, M.L., Overton, C.T., Farinha, M.A., Torregrosa, Alicia , Fleskes, J.P., Miller, M.R., Sedinger, J.s., and Kolada, Eric, 2009, Ecology of greater sage-grouse in the Bi-State Planning Area final report, September 2007: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File 2009-1113, 49 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1113/

Torregrosa, A., Woodward, A., Miller, D., Denn., Bedford, D, and Finn, S., 2009, Linking Plot to Landscapes: A Synthetic Framework for Monitoring Change in the Great Basin Ecosystem, in Brady, S.R., ed., 2009, Proceedings of the Second All-USGS Modeling Conference, February 11–14, 2008—Painting the Big Picture: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009–5013, 70 p., available only online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2009/5013/.

Torregrosa, A., Hanser, S., Tumbusch, M., and Bedford, D., 2009, Phenological assessment in the Owhyee Uplands: integrating climate drivers and ecological response at local to regional scales, Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, December 2009.

Torregrosa, A., Mathiasmeier, T., Mathie, A., 2009, Achieving Interagency Goals through Geospatial Data Sharing and Management: A Report to the Southern Nevada Agency Partnership, Geospatial Information Systems Team, USGS Administrative Report, 37 p.

Turral, H., Thenkabail, P.S., Lyon, J.G., and Biradar, C.M. 2009. Book Chapter 1: Context, need: The need and scope for mapping global irrigated and rain-fed areas. Pp. 3-12. In the book entitled: “Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security” (CRC Press- Taylor and Francis group, Boca Raton, London, New York. Pp. 475. Published in June, 2009. (Editors: Thenkabail. P., Lyon, G.J., Biradar, C.M., and Turral, H.).

Velpuri, M., Thenkabail, P.S., Gumma, M.K., Biradar, C.B., Dheeravath, V., Noojipady, P., Yuanjie, L., 2009. Influence of Resolution or Scale in Irrigated Area Mapping and Area Estimations. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing (PE&RS). 75(12): December 2009 issue.

Wilson, T.W. 2009, Contemporary land cover change in the North Cascades Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper. Also available here: http://landcovertrends.usgs.gov/west/eco77Report.html

Wood, N., 2009, Tsunami exposure estimation with land-cover data: Oregon and the Cascadia subduction zone, Applied Geography, 29, 158-170

Wood, Nathan, and Soulard, Christopher, 2009, Community exposure to lahar hazards from Mount Rainier, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5211, 26 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2009/5211/].


2008


Aiello, Danielle P., Torregrosa, Alicia, Jason, Allyson L., Fuentes Tracy L., and Josberger, Edward G., 2008, Description of existing data forintegrated landscape monitoring in the Puget Sound Basin, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1308, 105 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1308/].

Benson Sherrouse, David Hester, Anne Wein. 2008/ Potential Effects of a Scenario Earthquake on the Economy of Southern California: Labor Market Exposure and Sensitivity Analysis to a Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake, , U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report, OFR 2008-1211. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1211/. This publication is online only.

Benson Sherrouse, David Hester, Anne Wein. 2008. Potential Effects of a Scenario Earthquake on the Economy of Southern California: Small Business Exposure and Sensitivity Analysis to a Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report, OFR 2008-1222, http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1222/. This publication is online only

Biradar, C.M., Thenkabail, P.S., Platonov, A., Xiangming, X., Geerken, R., Vithanage, J., Turral, H., and Noojipady, P. 2008. Water Productivity Mapping Methods using Remote Sensing. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Vol. 2, 023544 (6 November 2008).

Champion, Richard A., 2008, A Bernoulli formulation of the Land-Use Portfolio Model: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1310, 25 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1310/].

Champion, Richard and Wein, Anne, 2008. ShakeOut Scenario Appendix I: Characterizing a Regional Economy –Bureau of Labor Statistics Location Quotients for Industrial Sectors in Southern California, USGS Open File Report 2008-1150, CGS Preliminary Report 25I, ftp://ftp.consrv.ca.gov/pub/dmg/rgmp/ShakeOut/Final%20Appendices/CGS%20PR%2025%20AppendixI.pdf

Coons, Tom, Soulard, Christopher E., and Knowles, Noah, 2008, High-resolution digital terrain models of the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta Region, California: U.S. Geological Survey, Data Series 359 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/359/].

Curtis E Woodcock, Richard Allen, Martha Anderson, Alan Belward, Robert Bindschadler, Warren Cohen, Feng Gao, Samuel N Goward, Dennis Helder, Eileen Helmer, Rama Nemani, Lazaros Oreopoulos, Joh Schott, Prasad S. Thenkabail, Eric F Vermote, James Vogelmann, Michael A Wulder, Randolph Wynne. Free access to Landsat Imagery. Science. 2008 May 23;320 (5879):1011 18497274.

Delbart, Nicolas, Picard, Ghislain, Le Toan, Thuy, Kergoat, Laurant, Queqan, Shaun, Woodward, Ian, Dye, Dennis, and Fedotova, Violetta, 2008. Spring Phenology in boreal Eurasia over a nearly century time scale, Global Change Biology, 14(3):603-614.

Dinitz, L.B., 2008, Applying the Land Use Portfolio Model to estimate natural-hazard loss and risk; a hypothetical demonstration for Ventura County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1309,12 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1309/].

Dye, D G, Kobayashi, H., Wu, P., Sulistyowati, R., Sarodja, D., Syamsudin, F., 2008. Enhanced PAR Irradiance Under Broken Cloud Fields and its Significance for Tropical Forest Photosynthesis, EOS Trans. AGU, 89(53) Fall Meeting Suppl., Abstract B51A-0358.

Frazier, T., Wood, N., and Yarnal, B., 2008, A framework for using GIS and stakeholder input to assess vulnerability to coastal-inundation hazards: a case study from Sarasota County, Florida, Proceedings of the 2008 North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Advanced Training Course “Spatial planning as a strategy for mitigation and adaptation to natural hazards,” Santiago de Compostela, Spain, p. 210-228.

Gumma, Murali Krishna [IWMI]; Thenkabail, Prasad S. [IWMI]; Gautam, N. C. NARS]; Gangadhara Rao, T. Parthasaradhi [IWMI]; Manohar, Velpuri [IWMI] 2008. rrigated area mapping using AVHRR, MODIS and LANDSAT ETM+ data for the Krishna River basin, India. Technology Spectrum, 2(1):1-11. Islam, Md. A., Thenkabail, P. S., Kulawardhana, R. W., Alankara, R., Gunasinghe, S., Edussriya, C. and Gunawardana, A. 2008. 'Semi-automated methods for mapping wetlands using Landsat ETM+ and SRTM data',International Journal of Remote Sensing,. 29:24,7077 — 7106.

Jones, Lucile M.; Bernknopf, Richard; Cox, Dale; Goltz, James; Hudnut, Kenneth; Mileti, Dennis; Perry, Suzanne; Ponti, Daniel; Porter, Keith; Reichle, Michael; Seligson, Hope; Shoaf, Kimberley; Treiman, Jerry; Wein, Anne, The ShakeOut Scenario: Open-File Report 2008-1150 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr20081150].

Liu, J., Vogelmann, J. E., Zhu, Z., Key, C. H., Sleeter, B. M., Price, D. T., Chen, J. M., Cochrane, M. A., Eidenshink, J. C., Howard, S. M., Bliss, N. B., and Jiang, H. (2008), Effects of Climate Change and Disturbances on Carbon Sequestration of California Ecosystems, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B33E-08

MacMillan, R.A., Torregrosa, A., Moon D., Coupe R., and Phillips, N., 2008, Automated Predictive Mapping of Ecological Entities, in Geomorphology: Concepts, Software, Applications, Developments in Soil Science Vol 33, eds. Hengl, T. and Reuter, H.I., Elsevier, 796 pp.

Maier, H.R., Ascough II, J.C., Wattenbach, M., Renschler, C.S., Labiosa, W.B., Ravalico, J.K., 2008, Uncertainty in Environmental Decision-Making: Issues, Challenges and Future Directions in A.J. Jakeman, Ed., Developments in Integrated Environmental Assessment, Elsevier Pubs

Mathie, A.M., 2008, Coastal Change and Glaciological Map of the Larsen Ice Shelf Area, Antarctica: 1940–2005: ESRI Map Book Volume 23, http://www.esri.com/mapmuseum/mapbook_gallery/volume23/environmental.html

Norman, Laura M., Feller, Mark, and Guertin, D. Phillip, 2008, Forecasts of Cross-border Urban Growth Using the SLEUTH Model; Ambos Nogales Watershed, United States-Mexican Border, Computers, Environment, and Urban Systems http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2008.10.003.

Norman, Laura M., Guertin, D. Phillip, and Feller, Mark, 2008. A Coupled-Model Approach to Reduce Nonpoint Source Pollution Resulting from Predicted Urban Growth: A Case Study in the Ambos Nogales Watershed, Journal of Urban Geography, 29 (5): pp. 496-516.

Norman, Laura M., Hirsch, Derrick D., and Ward, A. Wesley, eds., 2008, Proceedings of a USGS Workshop on facing tomorrow's challenges along the U.S.-Mexico border; monitoring, modeling, and forecasting change within the Arizona-Sonora transboundary watersheds: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1322, 63 p. [ http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1322/].

Norman, L.M., and Wallace, C.S.A., 2008, Mapping land use/land cover in the Ambos Nogales study area: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1378, 38 p.

Perry, Suzanne; Cox, Dale; Jones, Lucile; Bernknopf, Richard; Goltz, James; Hudnut, Kenneth; Mileti, Dennis; Ponti, Daniel; Porter, Keith; Reichle, Michael; Seligson, Hope; Shoaf, Kimberley; Treiman, Jerry; Wein, Anne, The ShakeOut Earthquake Scenario - A Story That Southern Californians Are Writing: Circular 1324 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/cir/cir1324].

Platonov, A., Thenkabail, P.S., Biradar, C., Cai, X., Gumma, M., Dheeravath, V., Cohen, Y., Alchanatis, V., Goldshlager, N., Ben-Dor, E., Vithanage, J., Manthrithilake, H., Kendjabaev, Sh., and Isaev. S. 2008. Water Productivity Mapping (WPM) using Landsat ETM+ Data for the Irrigated Croplands of the Syrdarya River Basin in Central Asia. Sensors Journal, 8(12), 8156-8180; DOI: 10.3390/s8128156. http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8220/8/12/8156/pdf.

Sleeter, B. M., 2008, Contemporary land cover change in the Mojave Basin and Range Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper.

Sleeter, B. M., 2008, Late 20th century land change in the Central California Valley Ecoregion, The California Geographer, Vol. 48 pp. 27-60.

Sleeter, Rachel, A New Method for Mapping Population Distribution: U. S. Geological Survey Factsheet 2008-3010 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2008/3010/]

Soulard, C.E., 2008, Contemporary land cover change in the Northern Basin and Range Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper.

Soulard, Christopher E., and Raumann, Christian G., 2008, Historical orthoimagery of the Lake Tahoe Basin: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 376 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/376/].

Torregrosa, A and N. Devoe. 2008. Urbanization and changing land use in the Great Basin. in Chambers, Jeanne C.; Devoe, Nora; Evenden, Angela, eds. Collaborative management and research in the Great Basin — examining the issues and developing a framework for action. G en. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-204. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 66 p.

Wallace, C.S.A. and K.A. Thomas, 2008. An Annual Plant Growth Proxy in the Mojave Desert using MODIS-EVI data, Sensors 2008, 8(12), 7792-7808; DOI: 10.3390/s8127792

Wallace, Cynthia S.A., and Leila Gass, 2008, Elevation derivatives for Mojave Desert Tortoise Habitat models: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1283, 7 p. [ http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1283/]

Wallace, C.S.A., R.H. Webb, and K.A. Thomas, 2008. Estimation of perennial vegetation cover distribution in the Mojave Desert using MODIS-EVI data. GIScience and Remote Sensing. 45-2, 167-187

Wilson, T.W. and Sorenson, D. 2008, Contemporary land cover change in the Willamette Valley Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper. Also available here: http://landcovertrends.usgs.gov/west/eco3Report.html

Wood, Nathan, 2008, Amount and percentage of current societal assets in areas on Kaua`i, Hawai`i, within the 1992 Hurricane `Iniki storm-surge inundation zone: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1280, 12 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1280/].

Wood, N. and Soulard, C., 2008, Variations in community exposure and sensitivity to tsunami Hazards on the open-ocean and Strait of Juan de Fuca coasts of Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigative Report 2008-5004, 34 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5004/]

Wood, N., 2008, Use of midresolution land-cover data for rapid comparison of community vulnerability to tsunamis, Proceedings of the 2006 North American Land Cover Summit, Washington, D.C., Campbell, J.C., Jones, K.B., Smith, J.H., Koeppe, M.T., (eds.), Washington, DC: Association of American Geographers, p. 169 – 180.


2007


Adaptive Management Working Group. Chair: R. Thomas Weimer. Lead Authors: Byron K. Williams, Robert C. Szaro, and Carl D. Shapiro, Contributors: Robert Adamcik, Mary Boatman, Sarah Bransom, Jeremy Casterson, John Fay, Scott Florence, Douglas Growitz, Caroline Hermans, Fred A. Johnson, James Kendall, Dennis Kubly, Michael Mayer, Susan Moyer, Malka Pattison, Randall Peterson, Laura van Riper, Michael Runge, Robert Snow, Christine Turner, and Rich Whitley, 2007, Adaptive Management: The U.S. Department of the Interior Technical Guide, Washington, DC. Forest Ecology and Managment. http://www.doi.gov/initiatives/AdaptiveManagement/TechGuide.pdf

Bernknopf, R.L., Wein, A. M., St-Onge, M. R., Lucas, S., Analysis of Improved Government Geological Map Information for Mineral Exploration: Incorporating Efficiency, Productivity, Effectiveness, and Risk Considerations, Professional Paper 1721 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/pp/pp1721]

Champion, Richard A., Jr., Cost-Benefit Analysis of Computer Resources for Machine Learning; Open-File Report 2007-1398 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr20071398]

Frazier, T., Wood, N., and Yarnal, B., 2007, Current & future vulnerability of Sarasota County, Florida, to hurricane storm surge & sea level rise, Proceedings of the Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008 Conference, Oahu, Hawai`i, p. 210-221.

Halsing, David L., 2007. Social Science Research Strategies in Z.P. Hymanson (ed.) and Tahoe Science Consortium (2007). Comprehensive Science Plan for the Lake Tahoe Basin, Part 1: Conceptual Framework and Research Strategies.

Jones, Lucy; Bernknopf, Richard; Cannon, Susan; Cox, Dale A.; Gaydos, Len; Keeley, Jon; Kohler, Monica; Lee, Homa; Ponti, Daniel; Ross, Stephanie; Schwarzbach, Steven; Shulters, Michael; Ward, A. Wesley; Wein, Anne, Increasing Resiliency to Natural Hazards--A Strategic Plan for the Multi-Hazards Demonstration Project in Southern California, Open-File Report 2007-1255 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr20071255]

Lowry, J. H, Jr., R. D. Ramsey, K. A. Thomas, D. Schrupp, T. Sajwaj, J. Kirby, E. Waller, S. Schrader, S. Falzarano, L. Langs, G. Manis, C. Wallace, K. Schulz, P. Comer, K. Pohs, W. Rieth, C. Velasquez, B. Wolk, W. Kepner, K. Boykin, L. O’Brien, D. Bradford, B. Thompson, J. Prior-Magee, 2007. Mapping moderate-scale land-cover over very large geographic areas within a collaborative framework: A case study of the Southwest Regional Gap Analysis Project (SWReGAP). Remote Sensing of Environment. Vol. 108, p. 59-73

Norman, Laura M., 2007. United States-Mexican Border Watershed Assessment: Modeling Nonpoint Source Pollution in Ambos Nogales, Journal of Borderland Studies 22 (1): 20 p.

Norman, Laura, Feller, Mark, Suarez-Barnett, Alberto, and Austin, Diane, 2007. Multiple Applications of Hot Spot Predictive Modeling for Ambos Nogales. Proceedings of the US-Mexico Binational Center for Environmental Sciences and Toxicology: Inaugural Ceremony and Global Environmental Health Workshop, March 12-14, Lowes Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, AZ (POSTER)

Raumann, Christian G., 2007, Land-cover change in the southern Lake Tahoe basin, California and Nevada, 1940-2002: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2962, scale 1:27,000 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2007/2962/].

Raumann, Christian G., and Cablk, Mary E., 2007, Land use/cover change in the Lake Tahoe Basin, California and Nevada, USA, 1940-2002. Journal - Forest Ecology and Management (in review).

Raumann, Christian G., and Soulard, Christopher E., 2007, Land-cover trends of the Sierra Nevada Ecoregion, 1973-2000: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5011 [available on the World Wide Web at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2007/5011/].

Shapiro, Carl D.; Bernknopf, Richard L.; Wachter, Susan M., A Roundtable on a National Framework for Natural Hazard Risk Reduction and Management: Developing a Research Agenda Summary Report; Open-File Report 2007-1106 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr20071106]

Sleeter, B.M., 2007, Contemporary land cover change in the Central California Valley Ecoregion in Acevedo, W. eds., Status and Trends of Western United States Land Cover, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, [available on the World Wide Web at http://landcovertrends.usgs.gov/west/eco7Report.html].

Sleeter, Rachel, Gould, Michael, Geographic Information System Software to Remodel Population Data Using Dasymetric Mapping Methods: U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods 11-C2 [http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/tm/tm11C2]

Soulard, C.E., Raumann, C.G., and Wilson, T.S., 2007, Land-cover trends of the Southern California Mountains Ecoregion. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5235 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2007/5235/].

Wallace, C.S.A., S.E. Marsh, 2007. Characterizing the Spatial Structure of Endangered Species Habitat Using Geostatistical Analysis of IKONOS Imagery; Abstract in proceedings of the Association of American Geographers conference in San Francisco.

Webb, R.H., Griffiths, P.G., Wallace, C.S.A., and Boyer, D.E., 2007. Channel response to low-elevation desert fire: the King Valley Fire of 2005: U.S. Geological Survey Data Report DS 275, 52 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2007/275/

Wood, N., 2008, Variations in city exposure and sensitivity to tsunami hazards in Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigative Report 2007-5283, 43 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2007/5283/]

Wood, N., 2007, Appendix C.1.1 Hazard assessment – Introduction, in Bernard, E., Dengler, L., and Yim, S., (eds.), National Tsunami Research Plan—report of a workshop sponsored by NSF/NOAA, N OAA Technical Memorandum OAR PMEL-133, p. 51.

Wood, N., and Hine, A., 2007, Spatial trends in marsh sediment deposition within a microtidal creek system, Waccasassa Bay, Florida, Journal of Coastal Research, 23 (4): p. 823 – 833.

Wood, N., Church, A., Frazier, T., and Yarnal, B., 2007, Variations in community exposure and sensitivity to tsunami hazards in the State of Hawai'i: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigative Report 2007-5208, 42 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2007/5208/]


2006


Bernknopf, R. L., D. S. Brookshire, D. R. Soller, M. J. McKee, J. F. Sutter, J. C. Matti, and R. H. Campbell, 2006, The Societal Value of Geologic Maps, in Ogasawara, M., and K. Ooi, ed., Societal Value of Geologic Maps – Japanese Translation of USGS Circular 1111 and Reviews of Studies on the Economic Evaluation of Geologic Maps in the United States, GSJ Interim Report No. 37, Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, p. 5-58.

Bernknopf, R., S. Rabinovici, L. Dinitz, and N. Wood, 2006, The Influence of Hazard Models on GIS-Based Regional Risk Assessments and Mitigation Policies, International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, v.6, nos. 4/5/6, p. 369-387.

Bernknopf, R., Wein, A., St-Onge, M., Lucas, S.B., 2006, Analysis of Improved Government Geological Map Information for Mineral Exploration: Incorporating Efficiency, Productivity, Effectiveness, and Risk Considerations, Joint USGS Professional Paper 1721 - Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 593, in press.

Dinitz, Laura, 2006, Using GIS to assess natural hazards risk in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada

Euskirchen, E.S., McGuire, A.D., Kicklighter, D.W., Zhuang, J.S., Clein, R.J., Dargaville, R.J., Dye, D.G., Kimball, J.S., McDonald, K.C., Mellillo, J., Romanovsky, V.W., and Smith, N.V., 2006. Importance of recent shifts in soil thermal dynamics on growing season length, productivity, and carbon sequestration in terrestrial high-latitude ecosystems, Global Change Biology, 12, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2486.2006.01113.x

Hermans, Caroline, 2006, Multicriteria Decision Analysis: Overview and implications for environmental decision-making. Ecological Economics of Sustainable Watershed Management.

Hermans, C., Erickson, J., Noordewier, T., Sheldon, A., and Klilne M., 2006, Collaborative environmental planning in river management: an application of multicriteria decision analysis in the White River Watershed in Vermont. Journal of Environmental Management

Hermans, Caroline M., Taketa, Richard, 2006. Integrating Stakeholders and Users into the Geography Discipline's Research Process: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2006-1344 . http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1344/of2006-1344.pdf

Lam, Alven H., Norman, Laura M., and Donelson, Angela J., 2006. Accessible Information Technology for Equitable Community Planning, In Equity and Sustainable Development: Reflections from the U.S.-Mexican Border. Ed.s: Clough-Riquelme, Jane and Rabago, Nora L. Bringas. Lynne Rienner Publishers, Boulder, CO.

Norman, Laura, 2006, A coupled model approach to control sediment dispersion resulting from predicted urban growth in binational watershed

Norman, Laura, 2006, Forecasts of cross border urban growth using SLEUTH model: Ambos Nogales watershed, United States-Mexican border. Environment and Planning.

Norman, Laura M., Donelson, Angela, Pfeifer, Edwin, and Lam, Alven H., 2006, Colonia Development and Land Use Change in Ambos Nogales, United States-Mexican Border: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2006-1112. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1112

Norman, Laura M., Gishey, Michael, Gass, Leila, Yanites, Brian, Pfeifer, Edwin, Simms, Ron, and Ahlbrant, Ray, 2006, "Processed 1938 Aerial Photography for Selected Areas of the Lower Colorado River, Southwestern United States": U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2006-1141. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1141

Sleeter, B.M., 2006, Dynamics of land cover change in the California Central Valley Ecoregion, Association of American Geographers conference, San Francisco, CA, April 17-21, 2007, abstract

Sleeter, B.M. and Raumann, C.R., 2006, Land-Cover Trends in the Mojave Basin and Range ecoregion, U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5098. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2006/5098/]

Sleeter, R., N. Wood, 2006, Estimating daytime and nighttime population density for coastalcommunites in Oregon: Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, Annual Conference, Proceedings, Vancouver, BC, September 26-29, 2006.

Sleeter, R., and Wood, N., 2006, Estimating daytime and nighttime population density for coastal communities in Oregon: Proceedings of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, Annual Conference, Vancouver, BC, September 26-29, 2006, 8 p.

Soulard, Christopher E., 2006, Land-cover trends of the Central Basin and Range Ecoregion: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5288 [available on the World Wide Web at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2006/5288/].

Suzuki, R., Masuda, K., and Dye, D.G., 2006. Interannual covariability between actual evapotranspiration and PAL and GIMMS NDVIs of Northern Asia. Remote Sensing of Environment, 106:387-398.

Wood, N., 2006, Dialog on Science Impact: Benchmarking External Efforts and Organizations, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 1013, http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1013/

Wood, N., 2006, Variations in community vulnerability to tsunami hazards on the U.S. Pacific Northwest coast, Proceedings: International Disaster Reduction Conference, Davos, Switzerland, volume 3, pp. 649-652.

Wood, N., and Halsing, David L., 2006, Opportunities and needs for mobile-computing technology to support U.S. Geological Survey fieldwork: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 2006-1299, 24 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2006/1299/]

Wood, N., Sleeter, B., and Ng, P., 2006, Techniques and Methods 11-C1 Geographic Information System Software to Enhance Field-Data Collection and Management of Land Cover Trends Information: U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods 11-C1, 27 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/tm/2006/tm11c1/]

Wood, N., 2006, Dialog on Science Impact: benchmarking external efforts and organizations, USGS Report Series 2006 – 1013, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, 80 p. [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1013/]

Wood, Nathan J., and Halsing, David L., 2006, Opportunities and needs for mobile-computing technology to support U.S. Geological Survey fieldwork, USGS Circular 1299.

Wood, Nathan, Sleeter, B., and Ng, P., 2006, Techniques and Methods 11-C1 Geographic Information System software to enhance Field-Data Collection and Management of Land Cover Trends Information


2005


Bernknopf, R., 2005, Geospatial Decision Support Systems for Societal Decision Making, Boletin Geologico y Minero, v.116, no.4, p. 325-330.

Bernknopf, R., Rabinovici, S., Wood, N. and Dinitz, L., 2006, The influence of hazard models on GIS-based regional risk assessments and mitigation policies, International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, 6 (4/5/6), 369 – 387

Binnian, E.F., 2005, Beaufort Coastal Plain, North Slope , Alaska : U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005-3007, 2 p.

Calzia, J.P., ed., 2005, Fifty years of Death Valley research: a volume in honor of Lauren A. Wright and Bennie Troxel: Earth Science Reviews, v.73, Issues 1-4.

Calzia, J.P., and Ramo, O.T., 2005, Middle Miocene rapakivi granites of Death Valley, in Calzia, J.P., ed., Fifty years of Death Valley Research: A Volume in Honor of Lauren A. Wright and Bennie Troxel: Earth Science Reviews, v. 73, Issues 1-4.

Dye, D., 2005. Timing and Statistics of Autumn and Spring Annual Snow Cover for the Northern Hemisphere, 1972 to 2000. National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado. Digital dataset and documentation published online at URL http://nsidc.org/data/g02168.html

Ganderton, P.T., Brookshire, D.S., and Bernknopf, R.L., in press, Improving the Homeland Security Advisory System: an experimental analysis of threat communication for homeland security, in Gordon, P., ed., Economic Costs and Consequences of a Terrorist Attack:  Cheltenham , UK , Edward Elgar.

Ganderton, P., D. Brookshire, and R. Bernknopf, 2005, Improving the Homeland Security Advisory System: an experimental analysis of threat communication for national security, in Richardson, H., P. Gordon, and J. Moore II, ed., The Economic Impacts of Terrorist Attacks, Edward Elger, Cheltenham, p. 133-151.

Halsing, David L., Hessenflow, Mark L., and Wein, Anne, 2005, The no-project alternative analysis: an early product of the Tahoe Decision Support System: Journal of the Nevada Water Resources Association, v. 2, no. 1, p. 15-28. [available online only at http://www.nvwra.org/docs/journal/jnwra_2_tahoe.pdf]

McMahon, G., Benjamin, S., Clarke, K., Findley, J., Fisher, R., Graf, W., Gundersen, L., Jones, J., Loveland, T., Roth, K., Usery, E., and N. Wood, 2005, Geography for a changing world: a science strategy for the geographic research of the U.S. Geological Survey, 2005-2015, Circular 1281, U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, 54 p.

Peterson, David, Smith, Richard, Stewart, Iris, Knowles, Noah, Soulard, Chris, and Hager, Stephen, 2005, Snowmelt discharge characteristics Sierra Nevada, California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5056 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2005/5056/].

Queija, V.R., Stoker, J. M., and Kosovich J. J., 2005, Recent U.S. Geological Survey applications of lidar: Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, v. 71, no. 1, p. 5-9.

Sleeter, B.M. and Raumann, C.R., 2005, Rates of contemporary land cover change in the Mojave Basin and Range ecoregion, Association of American Geographers conference, Denver, CO, April 5-9, 2005, abstract

Sleeter, Benjamin M., and Halsing, David L., 2005, Results of land cover change detection analysis in and around Cordillera Azul National Park, Peru:  U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2879, scale 1:380,000, 6 sheets. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2005/2879/].

Wallace, C.S.A., and Marsh, S.E., 2005, Characterizing the spatial structure of endangered species habitat using geostatistical analysis of IKONOS imagery: International Journal of Remote Sensing, v. 26, no. 12, p. 2,607-2,629.

Wood, A.W., Bernknopf, R., Rytuba, J., Singer, D.A., Champion, R., and Labiosa, W.B., 2005, An adaptive management approach for mitigating mercury sources under Total Maximum Daily Load Guidelines: American Academy of Sciences, First International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, Proceedings, New Orleans, La., January 23-26, 2005.

Wood, A.W., Bernknopf, R., Rytuba, J., Singer, D.A., Champion, R., and Labiosa, W.B., in press, Offset-based decision-support models for mitigating mercury sources in the Cache Creek watershed, north-central California: Water Environment Federation, 2005 TMDL Conference, Philadelphia, PA, June 26-29, 2005 .

Wood, N., and Good, J., 2005, Perceptions of earthquake and tsunami issues in U.S. Pacific Northwest port and harbor communities, International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters, 23 (3), 103–138.


2004


Goldstein, Noah C., Candeau, Jeannette, and Clarke, Keith C., 2004, Approaches to simulating the “march of bricks and mortar”, in Benenson, I., and Torrens, P.M., eds., Geosimulation: Computers, Environment, and Urban Systems, v. 28, no. 1-2, p.125-147.

Halsing, David L., Sleeter, Benjamin M., and Champion, Richard A., 2004, Detection and prediction of land-cover change in and around Cordillera Azul National Park, Peru:  American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Images to Decisions: Remote Sensing Foundations for GIS Applications, Proceedings, Kansas City, Mo., September 12-16, 2004, 12p.

Halsing, D.L., Theissen, K.M., and Bernknopf, R.L., 2004, A cost-benefit analysis of The National Map: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1271, 48 p.

Halsing, D.L., Theissen, K.M., and Bernknopf, R.L., 2004, Modeling the benefits and costs of The National Map: American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Conference Proceedings, Denver , Colo. , May 24-28, 2004, 11 p.

Halsing, D.L., Theissen, K.M., and Bernknopf, R.L., 2004, The National Map-benefit at what cost?: Geospatial Solutions, v. 14, no. 2, p. 25-31.

Norman, Laura M., Parcher, Jean W., and Lam, Alven H., 2004, Monitoring colonias along the United States-Mexico border: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2004-3070, 2 p.

Norman, Laura M., Donelson, Angela, Pfeifer, Edwin, Lam, Alven H., and Osborn, Kenneth J., 2004, Analyses of urban sprawl and colonias development in Douglas, Arizona, and Agua Prieta, Sonora, on the United States Mexico Border: a process application using GIS and remote sensing: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1212, 116 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1212/]

Norman, Laura M., Guertin, D. Phillip, Hernández, David Peña, Barnett, Alberto Suàrez and Ashton-Reis, Kelly, 2004, Binational Digital Soils Map of the Ambos Nogales Watershed, Southern Arizona and Northern Sonora, Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report: OF 2004-1335. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1335/

Rabinovici, S.J., Bernknopf, R.L., Coursey, D.L., Wein, A.M., and Whitman, R.L., 2004, The economic and health risk trade offs of swim closures at a Lake Michigan beach: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 38, no. 10, p. 2737-2745.

Raumann, C.G., Ostergren, C., Duffie, E.S., and Kaiser, W., 2004, The National Map partnership project and geographic applications: Lake Tahoe , California :  Geospatial Information and Technology Association, Annual Conference, Proceedings, Seattle , April 25-28, 2004.

Raumann, C.G., Mathie, A.M., and Vitales, R.D., and Adams, K.D., 2004, Development and applications of historical digital orthophotos: American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Annual Conference, Proceedings, Denver , May 23-28, 2004.

Sleeter, B.M., Calzia, J.P., Walter, S.R., Wong, F.L., and Saucedo, George, 2004, Earthquakes and Faults in the San Francisco Bay area (1970-2003): U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2848, scale 1:300,000, 1 sheet.

Sleeter, R., 2004, Dasymetric mapping techniques for the San Francisco Bay region, California : Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, Annual Conference, Proceedings, Reno , Nev. , November 7-10, 2004.

Torregrosa, A., Bernknopf, R., and Dinitz, L., 2004, Parcel attribute analysis: integrating socioeconomic data into decision and planning support systems [abs.]: U.S.Geological Survey 5th GIS Workshop, Denver , March 1-5, 2004.

Torregrosa, A., Crist, P., Stoms, D., and Barker, K., 2004, Testing biodiversity-conservation analysis for public consumption [abs.]: Ecological Society of America Annual Conference, Portland , Oreg., August 1-6, 2004, p. 509-510.

Torregrosa, A., Peltz-Lewis, L., Kapellas, J., Wittner, E., and Christopher, R., 2004, Seventh order topographic-bathymetric watershed delineation, [abs.] Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Philadelphia , Penn. , March 13-16, 2004.

Trusty, Rachel, 2004, 0.3-Meter Resolution Orthoimagery, Using Softcopy Photogrammetry Techniques Becomes a Component of The National Map, Through Multi-Agency Collaboration: American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Conference Proceedings, Denver , Colo. , May 24-28, 2004.

Vogel, John M., Gishey, Michael F., and Miller, David M., 2004, A comparison of three data sources for evaluating historical human impacts in the Mojave Desert [abs.]: Proceedings, 2004 Mojave Desert Science Symposium, Redlands , Calif. , November 16-18, 2004, p. 48.

Wallace, C.S.A., Thomas, K.A., and Webb, R.H., 2004, Use of MODIS EVI remotely sensed imagery to map perennial vegetation cover in the Mojave Desert [abs]: Proceedings, 2004 Mojave Desert Science Symposium, Redlands , Calif. , November 16-18, 2004, p. 49.

Wood, A.W., Bernknopf, R., Rytuba, J., Singer, D.A., Champion, R., and Labiosa, W.B., 2004,  USGS adaptive management approach for mitigating mercury sources under TMDL Guidelines [abs]: CALFED, Third Biennial CALFED Bay-Delta Program Science Conference, Sacramento, Calif, October 4-6, 2004.

Wood, A.W., Bernknopf, R., Labiosa, W.B., Rytuba, J., Singer, D.A., Kapla, R. and Champion, R., 2004, Incorporating uncertainty into mercury-offset decisions with a probabilistic network for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit holders: an interim report: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2004-1408, 75 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1408/2004-1408.pdf]

Wood, N., and Good, J., 2004, Vulnerability of a port and harbor community to earthquake and tsunami hazards: the use of GIS in community hazard planning: Coastal Management, v. 32, no. 3, p. 243-269.

Wood, N., Kapla, R., Hessenflow, M., and Bernknopf, R., 2004, Portfolio Modeler: a GIS-based tool for community multi-hazard mitigation analysis [abs.]: Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Penn., March 13-16, 2004.


2003


Barrett, Robert C., Frew, Suzanne L. Frew, Howell, David G., Karl, Herman A., and Rudin, Emily B., 2003, Rim Sim: a role-play simulation: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2212, 113 p. [available online only at http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/bulletin/b2212/B2212.pdf]

Bernknopf, Richard L., Brookshire, David S., and Ganderton, Philip T., 2003, The role of geoscience information in reducing catastrophic loss using a web-based economics experiment: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1683, 34 p.

Brooks, M., Miller, D., Fisher, R., Gass, L., Matchett, J. R., Meyer, K., and Weigand, J., 2003, Effects of off-highway vehicles on soils and biodiversity in the Mojave Desert [poster]: Bureau of Land Management Resource Management Tools Conference, Phoenix, Ariz., April 21-25, 2003.

Calzia, J.P., and Troxel, B.W., Geologic map of the Valjean Hills 7.5' quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California, with a digital database by Christian G. Raumann: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-096, 1 sheet.

Chavez, Pat, 2003, Dust-emission monitoring in the southwest U.S.-yearly differences related to climatic variability [abs.]: Arid Southwest Lands Restoration Conference, Palm Springs, California, March 3-7, 2003.

Dinitz, L., Rabinovici, S.J., Hitchcock, C., Lettis, W., Bernknopf, R., 2003, Evaluation of natural hazard mitigation alternatives using a geographic information system and financial portfolio theory, Proceedings: Disaster Resistant California Conference, April 21-23, 2003, San Jose, Calif., p. 1-10.

Dinitz, L., Rabinovici, S.J., Kapla, R., Taketa, R., Wood, N., and Bernknopf, R., 2003, An interactive GIS linking science to natural hazard mitigation decisions, Proceedings: Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, Annual Meeting, October 11-15, 2003, Atlanta, Georgia, p. 789-799.

Frazier, Ann, 2003, Modeling vulnerability and recoverability in the Mojave Desert [abs.]: Arid Southwest Lands Restoration Conference, Palm Springs, California, March 3-7, 2003.

Karl, Herman, and Turner, Christine, 2003, Incorporating science into decision-making: Science, v. 300, p. 1370.

Markon, Carl, 2003, A temporal study of urban development for the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska: Geocarto International, v. 18, no. 3, p. 21-33.

Norman, Laura, 2003, Mapping colonias along the U.S.-Mexico border [poster]: 23rd Annual ESRI International Users Conference, San Diego , July 7-11, 2003.

Raumann, Christian G., Duffie, Elizabeth Schwerer, Ostergren, Carol, and Kaiser, William, 2003, Geographic research at Lake Tahoe: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 101-03, 2 p.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2003, Recoverability and Vulnerability of Desert Ecosystems: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 058-03, 4 p.

Vogel, J., Gass, L., and Wallace, C., 2003, Land use history of the Mojave National Preserve [abs. and poster]: Arid Southwest Lands Restoration Conference, Palm Springs , California , March 3-7, 2003.

Wood, Alexander, 2003, Remediation control strategies and cost data for an economic analysis of a mercury total maximum daily load in California : U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-284, 58 p.

Wood, Alexander, and Bernknopf, Richard, 2003, Preliminary preview for a geographic and monitoring program project: a review of point source - nonpoint source effluent trading/offset systems in watersheds: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-079, 25 p.

Wood, N., and Hine, A., 2003, Sediment dynamics of a sediment-starved, open-marine marsh embayment: Waccasassa Bay , Florida : Journal of Coastal Research, v. 19 no. 3, p. 574-583.


2002


Chebanov, Alexander, and Karl, Herman, 2002, Application of microgenesis level methods for San Francisquito Creek run-off model, San Francisquito Creek watershed, California USA, Proceedings: International Conference on Urban Hydrology for the 21st Century, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 14-18, 2002, 17 p.

Forney, William, Raumann, Christian., Minor, Timothy B., Smith, J. LaRue, Vogel, John, and Vitales, Robert, 2002, Land use change and effects on water quality and ecosystem health in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Nevada and California: year-1 progress: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-014, 18 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-014]

Gass, L., Vogel, J., Wallace, C.S.A., Mathie, A.M., and Riffe, J.P., 2002, Developing a land use history for the Mojave National Preserve, California [poster]: 22nd ESRI International Users Conference, San Diego, July 8-12, 2002.

Halsing, David, and Bernknopf, Richard, 2002, GRA prospectus: optimizing protected areas for conservation, September 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-67, 11 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-067]

Karl, H.A., 2002, Science informs stewardship of coastal ocean: Department of the Interior, People, Land & Water, v. 9, no. 1, p. 38-39.

Karl, H.A., and Turner, C., 2002, A model project for exploring the role of sustainability science in a citizen-centered, collaborative decision-making process: Human Ecology Review, v. 9, no. 1, p. 67-71.

Mathie, A.M., Gass, L. and Vogel, J., 2002, Developing techniques to monitor landscape Change: Dove Spring Canyon, Mojave Desert, California [poster]: 22nd ESRI International Users Conference, San Diego, July 8-12, 2002.

Markon, C.J., and Peterson, Kim M., 2002, The utility of estimating net primary productivity over Alaska using baseline AVHRR data: Journal of Remote Sensing, v. 23, no. 21, p. 4,571-4,596.

Ramo, O.T., Calzia, J.P., and Kosunen, P.J., 2002, Geochemistry of Middle Jurassic-Late Cretaceous plutons in the southern Death Valley region, CA: new insight into the origin of Cordilleran interior magmatism: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 143, p. 416-437.

Raynolds, M.K., and Markon, C.J., 2002, Fourth International Circumpolar Arctic Vegetation Mapping Workshop: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-181, 101 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-181].

Raumann, Christian G., Stine, Scott, Evans, Alexander, and Wilson, Jerry, 2002, Digital bathymetric model of Mono Lake, California: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2393, 9 p., 2 sheets. [available online at http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/map-mf/mf2393]

Sleeter, B.M., Halsing, D.L., 2002, GIS and remote sensing applications for protected area management, Parque Nacional Cordillera Azul, Peru, 2002 Earth Systems Research Institute User Conference, abstract

Sleeter, B.M., 2002, Faults and faulting in the San Francisco Bay Area (1970-2000, 2002 Earth Systems Research Institute User Conference, abstract

Wallace, C.S.A., 2002, Extracting temporal and spatial information from remotely sensed data for mapping wildlife habitat: Tucson, The University of Arizona, Ph.D. Dissertation. 198 p.

Wood, N., Good, J., and Goodwin, B., 2002, Vulnerability assessment of a port and harbor community to earthquake and tsunami hazards: integrating technical expert and stakeholder input,, Natural Hazards Review, 3 (4), 148-157

Wood, N., Good, J., and Goodwin, B., 2002b, Reducing vulnerability of ports and harbors to earthquakes and tsunamis, Proceedings: Solutions to Coastal Disasters ’02 Conference, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, Virginia, p. 949-963.


2001


Bernknopf, R., and Dinitz, L., 2001, A place-based approach to natural hazards risk assessment [abs.]: American Association for the Advancement of Science, San Francisco, Calif. , February 16-19, 2001, p A24.

Bernknopf, Richard L., Dinitz, Laura B., and Loague, Keith, 2001, An interdisciplinary assessment of regional-scale nonpoint source ground-water vulnerability: theory and application: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1645, 21 p.

Bernknopf, Richard L., Dinitz, Laura B., Rabinovici, Sharyl J.M., and Evans, Alexander M., 2001, A portfolio approach to evaluating natural hazard mitigation policies: an application to lateral-spread ground failure in coastal California: International Geology Review, v. 43, p. 424-440.

Bernknopf, Richard L., and Halsing, David, 2001, GRA prospectus project: optimizing design and management of protected areas: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-404, 15 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of01-404/]

Forney, William, Richards, Lora, Adams, Kenneth D., Minor, Timothy B., Rowe, Timothy G., Smith, L. LaRue, and Raumann, Christian, 2002, Land use change and effects on water quality and ecosystem health in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Nevada and California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-418, 29 p. [available online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of01-418]

Jones, D.G., and Roberts, P.D., Limburg, J., Karl, K., Chin, J.L., Shanks, W.C., Hall, R., and Howard, D., 2001, Measurement Of Seafloor Radioactivity at the Farallon Islands Radioactive Waste Dump Site, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-62, 37 p.

Karl, H.A., Chin, J.L., Ueber, E., Stauffer, P.H., and Hendley, J.W., II, eds., 2001, Beyond the Golden Gate-Oceanography, geology, biology, and environmental issues in the Gulf of the Farallones: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1198, 78 p.

Turner, C., and Karl, H., 2001, Scientific and social landscapes-new frameworks and forums for water management and sustainability, in Two Decades of water Law and Policy Reform-A Retrospective and Agenda for the Future: University of Colorado Natural Law Resources Council Proceedings, Boulder, Colo., June 13-16, 2001.

Wood, N., 2001, Vulnerability assessment of a port and harbor community to earthquake-tsunami hazards, [abs.]: Vulnerability Assessment Techniques II Workshop, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Services Center, Charleston, South Carolina.

Stein, D., Eslinger, S., Jackson, R., Wood, N., Good, J., and Goodwin, R., 2001, Reducing earthquake and tsunami hazards in Pacific Northwest ports and harbors- Protecting our Ports and Harbors Project, Proceedings: International Tsunami Symposium ‘01, Seattle, Washington, p. 343-348.

Wood, N., and Stein, D. 2001, A GIS-based vulnerability assessment of Pacific Northwest ports and harbors to tsunami hazards, Proceedings: International Tsunami Symposium ‘01, Seattle, Washington, p. 367-374.


2000


Candau, J., 2000, Calibrating a cellular automata of urban Growth in a timely manner [abs.]: 4th International Conference on Integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Environmental Modeling, Proceedings, Banff, Canada, September 2-8, 2000.

Candau, J., and Clarke, K.C., 2000, Probabilistic land cover modeling using deltatrons, [abs.]: Urban and Regional Information Systems Association 2000, Proceedings, Orlando, Florida. [Winner of Horwood Critique Prize]

Candau, J., Rasmussen, S., and Clarke, K.C., 2000, A coupled cellular automaton model for land use/land cover dynamics [abs.]: 4th International Conference on Integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Environmental Modeling, Proceedings, Banff, Canada, September 2-8, 2000.

Goldstein, N.C., Candau, J.T., and Moritz, 2000, Historical Santa Barbara up in flames: a study of fire history and historical urban growth modeling, [abs.]: 4th International Conference on Integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Environmental Modeling, Proceedings, Proceedings, Banff, Canada, September 2-8, 2000.

Karl, H.A., 2000, Integrating science and community values to effectively address environmental and land use conflict: in Alternative Dispute Resolution and Natural Resources: Building Consensus and Resolving Conflicts in the Twenty-First Century, Conference Proceedings, Tucson, Arizona, May 16-19, 2000, p. 151-153.


1999


Bernknopf, Richard L., Lenkeit, K. Allison, Dinitz, Laura B., and Loague, Keith, 1999, Estimating a societal value of earth science information in the assessment of nonpoint source pollutants, in Corwin, D.L., Loague, K., and Ellsworth, T.R., eds., Application of GIS, Remote Sensing, Geostatistics, and Solute Transport Modeling to the Assessment of nonpoint source pollution in the Vadose Zone: Geophysical Monograph 108, p. 291-308.

Evans, A., 1999a, Stand boundary analysis method for GIS, Proceedings: Society of American Foresters, Annual Convention, Portland, Oregon, September 9-15, 1999.

Evans, A., 1999b, The geography of commuting to Menlo Park, California, Proceedings: 19th ESRI International Users Conference, Annual Meeting, San Diego, July 26-30 1999.

Kunreuther, H., Platt, R., Baruch, S., Bernknopf, R.L., Buckley, M., Burkett, V., Conrad, D., Davison, T., Deutsch, K., Geis, D., Good, J., Jannereth, M., Knap, A., Lane, H., Ljung, G., McCauley, M., Mileti, D., Miller, T., Morrow, B., Myers, J., Pielke, R., Pratt, A., and Tripp, J., 1999, The hidden cost of coastal hazards: implications for risk assessment and mitigation: Island Press, The John Heinz Center for Science, Economics, and Environmental Policy, 252 p.


1998


Bernknopf, Richard L., and Herman Karl, 1998, Thoughts on the application of science to decisionmaking under uncertainty: Water Resources Update, no.113, p. 14-20.

Clarke, K.C., and Gaydos, L.J., 1998, Loose-coupling a cellular automation model and GIS: long term urban growth prediction for San Francisco and Washington/Baltimore: International Journal of Geographical Information Science, v. 12, no. 7, p. 699-714.

Evans, A. and Boland D., 1998, Internet Coordination of GIS Data for the Lake Tahoe Basin , Proceedings: Geographic Information Systems/Land Information Systems 1998, Ft. Worth, Texas, November 10-12, 1998.

Graffy, Elisabeth A., 1998, Low-level detection of pesticides…so what?: Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, First Quarter, p. 11-12.

Graffy, Elisabeth A., ed., 1998, Decisionmaking under uncertainty: the nexus between science and policy: Carbondale, Illinois, The Universities Council on Water Resources, Water Resources Update, v. 113, Autum.


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