Recent Selected Publications

Dauer J.M., Sorensen A., Wilson J., (2021) Students‘ civic engagement self-efficacy varies across socioscientific issues contexts. Frontiers in Education.On-line
Gotschall, Monica. 2021. "Bioaccumulation and Partitioning of Heavy Metals in Cicindelidia Haemorrhagica in Yellowstone National Park" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 58.On-line
Joeckel, R.M., 2021, Annual Report 2020 Conservation and Survey Division, Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska - LincolnOn-line
Kambhu, A., Li, Y., Gilmore, T., Comfort, S.D. 2021. Modeling the Release and Spreading of Permanganate from Aerated Slow-Release Oxidants in a Laboratory Flow Tank. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 403: 1-35. On-line
Kane, Derek. 2021. "Conceptual Framework Linking Resource Size and Recreational Use" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 64.On-line
Shields, Jordan. 2021. "Occurrence and Potential Transformation Pathways of Nitrogen Species in the Intermediate Vadose Zone" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 182.On-line
White, Holly. 2021. "Groundwater Education: An Investigation of Students' Use of a Groundwater Modeling Tool" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 81. On-line
Young, A.R., Burbach, M.E., Howard, L.M., Lackey, S.O., Joeckel R.M., 2020, Nebraska Statewide Groundwater-Level Monitoring Report 2020. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, Nebraska Water Survey Paper 88, 24 pp.On-line
Alred, A., Dauer, J. M. 2020. Understanding factors related to undergraduate student decision-making about a complex socio-scientific issue: mountain lion management. Eurasia Journal of Mathematics Science and Technology Education. 16(2).On-line
Amaranto1, A., F. Pianosi, D. Solomatine, G. Corzo-Perez, and F. Munoz-Arriola (2020). Sensitivity Analysis of Hydroclimatic Controls of Data-driven Groundwater Forecast in Irrigated Croplands. Journal of Hydrology.
Bennewicz, J., Barczak, T. 2020. Ground beetles (Carabidae) of field margin habitats. Biologia.On-line
Berger, D. J. 2020. "Prairie grouse population trends and their historical drivers in the Nebraska Sandhills." (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska - Lincoln). pp. 242On-line
Burbach, M.E., Joeckel, R.M., Matkin G., 2020, 2019 Nebraska Water Leaders Academy - Final Report. School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska - Lincoln. pp. 60
Carlson, A.K., Taylor, W.W., Cronin, M.R., Eaton, M.J., Kaemingk, M.A., Reid, A.J., Trudeau, A. 2020. A Social-Ecological Odyssey in Fisheries and Wildlife Management. Fisheries. 45(5):238-243.On-line
Das Choudhury S, Maturu S, Samal A, Stoerger V and Awada T (2020) Leveraging Image Analysis to Compute 3D Plant Phenotypes Based on Voxel-Grid Plant Reconstruction. Front. Plant Sci. 11:521431. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.521431On-line
Dave, N., Mittelstet, A., Korus, J., Waszgis, M. 2020. Impact of an Extreme Flood Event on Streambank Retreat: Cedar River, Nebraska, USA. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA). Paper No. JAWRA-19-0070-P February 14, 2020.On-line
Davis, Alexa. 2020. "Using Return Intervals and Nutrient Spiraling to Examine the 2019 Nebraska Flood" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 119On-line
Dean, Q. 2020. "Population characteristics and movement of blue catfish in the Kansas River" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 93On-line
Dissanayake, D. M. P. B. 2020. "Beneficial Effect of Injected Air into Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) on Plant Growth Using Runoff from a Feedlot" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 97On-line
Divine, D.P. and Howard, L.M., edited by Diffendal, Jr. R.F., 2020. Interpretive Geologic Maps and Cross Sections for Phelps, Kearney, and Adams Counties in Nebraska. Conservation & Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska - On-line
Ellerman, H. 2020. "Vegetation and Large Carnivore Responses in an Encroached Landscape" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 96On-line
Fiebrich, C. A., Brinson, K. R., Mahmood, R., Foster, S. A., Schargorodski, M., Edwards, N. L., Redmond, C. A., Atkins, J. R., Andresen, J. A., and Lin, X. 2020. Towards the standardization of mesoscale meteorological networks. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 37: 2033-2048
Flanagan, P. X., Mahmood, R., Umphlett, N. A., Hacker, E., Ray, C., Sorensen, W., Shulski, M., Stiles, C. J., Pearson, D., and Fajman, P. 2020. A hydrometeorological assessment of the historic 2019 flood of Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 101: E817-E829 On-line
Forsberg. M.L. 2020. The Life Aquatic. Audubon Magazine. On-line
Fried-Petersen, H.B., Araya-Ajoy, Y.G., Futter, M.N., Angeler, D.G. 2020. Drivers of Long-Term Invertebrate Community Stability in Changing Swedish Lakes. Global Change Biology. 26:1259-1270.On-line
Garret Williams4, Parisa Sarzaeim1, and Francisco Muñoz-Arriola (2020). Simplification of Complex Environmental Variations on Maize-Phenotype Predictability. 2020 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No. 1291. DOI:
Hallum, D.R., Hanson, P.R., Tucker, S.T., Diffendal, R.F. Jr., 2020, Hydrogeology and Geology of the Lower North and South Platte Rivers of Nebraska, Nebraska Geological Society Field Trip 2020, Guidebook No. 37, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, 36p.On-line
Hansen, Forzono, Grams, Ohlman, Ruskamp, Pegg, Pope, K. L. 2020. Exit here: strategies for dealing with aging dams and reservoirs. Aquatic Sciences, 82, 2.On-line
Hilbert, D. R., North, E.A., Hauer, R.J., Koeser, A.K. , McLean, D.C., Northrop, R.J., Andreu, M., Parbs, S. (2020). Predicting trunk flare diameter to prevent tree damage to infrastructure. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening. 49. On-line
Hinrichs, M.P., Price, N.B., Gruntorad, M.P., Pope, K.L., Fontaine, J.J., Chizinski, C.J. 2020. Understanding Sportsperson Retention and Reactivation Through License Purchasing Behavior. Wildlife Society Bulletin 44(2):383-390. On-line
Hydrogeologic Framework And Water Balance Investigation of Land near the Gothenburg Canal System. Hallum, Doug, 2020. Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, Open File Report 208On-line
Joeckel, R. M., Ludvigson, G. A., Möller, A., Hotton, C. L., Suarez, M. B., Suarez, C. A., Sames, B., Kirkland, J. I., Hendrix, B. 2020. Chronostratigraphy and Terrestrial Palaeoclimatology of Berriasian–Hauterivian Strata of the Cedar Mountain Formation,On-line
Johnson, L. E., Geli, H. M. E., Hayes, M. J., & Smith, K. H. (2020). Building an improved drought climatology using updated drought tools: A New Mexico Food-Energy-Water (FEW) systems focus. Front. Clim. 2: 576653. doi: 10.3389/fclim.On-line
Korus, J., Joeckel, M., Tucker, S. T. 2020. Genesis of giant, bouldery bars in a Miocene gravel-bed river: Insights from outcrop sedimentology, UAS-SfM photogrammetry, and GPR. Journal of Sedimentary Research. 90(1): 27-47.On-line
Kulkarni, S.S., Wardlow, B.D., Bayissa, Y., Tadesse, T. Scoboda, M.D. Gedam, S.S. 2020. Developing a Remote Sensing-Based Combined Drought Indicator Approach for Agricultural Drought Monitoring over Marathwada, India. Remote Sens. 12, 2091.On-line
Kumar, M., F. Munoz-Arriola, H. Furumai, and T Chaminda (2020) RESILIENCE, RESPONSE, AND RISK IN WATER SYSTEMS: SHIFTS IN NATURAL FORCINGS AND MANAGEMENT PARADIGMS. Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering. ISBN#978-981-15-4667-9: 395pp.
Kunts, T. Sibray, S. Reedy, J., Yill, J., Hallum, D., 2020, A.R., Mapping the Base of the High Plains Aquifer using Borehole Geophysical Logs and Airborne Electromagnetic Surveys in Western Nebraska . University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, Open File Report 210, 21 pp.On-line
Lachenmeier, E.J. 2020. "Impacts of Irrigated Agriculture on the Near Surface and Planetary Boundary Layer Atmosphere: Results from the Great Plains Irrigation Experiment (GRAINEX)" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 101On-line
Lawal, Azariah. 2020. "Food system resilience in Nigeria farmers perspective" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 63.On-line
Li, X., Liu, L., Xie, J., Wang, Z., Yang, S., Zhang, Z., Qi, S., Li, Y. 2020. Optimizing the quantity and spatial patterns of farmland shelter forests increases cotton productivity in arid lands. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 292(106832).On-line
López-Espinoza, E., Zavala-Hidalgo, J., Mahmood, R., Gómez-Ramos, R. 2020. Assessing the land use and land cover data representation on weather forecast quality: A case study in central Mexico. Atmosphere 11, 1242; doi:10.3390/atmos11111242. On-line
Luciano Alves de Oliveira2, Bryan L Woodbury, Jarbas Honorio de Miranda, and Francisco Munoz-Arriola (2020). Geospatial upscaling of atrazine’s transport using electromagnetic induction across point to field scale. 2020 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No. 884. DOI: On-line
Mahmood, R., Schargorodski, M., Rappin, E., Griffin, M., Collins, P., Knupp, K., Quilligan, A., Wade, R., Cary, K., and Foster, S. 2020. The total solar eclipse of 2017: Meteorological observations from a statewide mesonet and atmospheric profiling systems. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 101: E720-737. On-line
Miao, X., Stohr, C.J., Hanson, P.R., Wang, Q. 2020. Remote sensing and three-dimensional photogrammetric analysis of glaciofluvial sand and gravel deposits for aggregate resource assessment in McHenry County, Illinois, USA. Engineering Geology 274(2020) 105695. doi:10.1016/j.enggeo.2020.105695On-line
Na-Yemeh, D., Mamood, R., Goodrich, G., Younger, K., Cary, K., Durkee, J.D. 2020. Growing Season Air mass Equivalent Temperature (TE) in the East Central USA. Climate. 8,95: 1-17. On-line
Noel, M., D. Bathke, B. Fuchs, D. Gutzmer, T. Haigh, M. Hayes, M. Poděbradská, C. Shield, K. Smith, M. Svoboda. (2020) Linking Drought Impacts to Drought Severity at the State Level. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 101:E1312–E1321.On-line
Noel, M., Hayes, M., Bathke, D., Haigh, T. 2020. Ready for Drought? A Community Resilience Role-Playing Game. Water. 12, 2490: 1-17. On-line
Poděbradská, M., Noel, M., Bathke, D. J., Haigh, T. R., & Hayes, M. J. (2020). Ready for Drought? A Community Resilience Role-Playing Game. Water, 12(9), 2490.On-line
Pucu, E., Russ, J., Reinhard, K. 2020. Diet analysis reveals pre-historic meals among the Loma San Gabriel at La Cueva de Los Muertos Chiquitos, Rio Zape, Mexico (600–800 CE). Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences (2020) 12: 25. DOI: 10.1007/s12520-019-00950-0On-line
Radigan, W. J. and M. J. Fincel. 2020. Factors related to age-0 native fish catch per unit effort in the South Dakota Missouri River reservoirs. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management: 11: 1-16.
Reece, J., Christenson, M., Kambhu, A., Li, Y., Harris, C. Comfort, S.D. 2020. Remediating Contaminated Groundwater with an Aerated, Direct-Push, Oxidant Delivery System. Water. 12, 3383.On-line
Richards, G.I. 2020. Nitrate Dynamics and Source within Nested Watersheds of an Agricultural Stream, Nebraska, USA. M.S. Thesis. University of Nebraska-Lincoln.On-line
Rico, D.A.1, Carrick Detweiler, and Francisco Muñoz-Arriola (2020). Power-over-Tether UAS Leveraged for Nearly-Indefinite Meteorological Data Acquisition. 2020 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No. 1345. DOI: On-line
Romine, W., Sadler, T. D., Dauer J.M., Kinslow, A.T. (2020) Measurement of socio-scientific reasoning (SSR) and exploration of SSR as a progression of competencies. International Journal of Science Education. On-line
Ruppert, D., Welp, M., Spies, M., Thevs, Niels. 2020. Farmers' Perceptions of Tree Shelterbelts on Agricultural Land in Rural Kyrgyzstan. Sustainability. pp. 1-18.On-line
Sarzaeim, P1., D. Jarquin, and F. Muñoz-Arriola (2020). Analytics for climate-uncertainty estimation and propagation in maize-phenotype predictions. 2020 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Paper No. 1165. DOI:
Smith, C.B. 2020. "A Conceptual Model Evaluation Framework for Adaptive Governance and Adaptive Management in Large-Scale Restoration Programs" PhD diss., University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 329.On-line
Sorensen, A.E., Brown, B., Alred, A., Fontaine J.J., Dauer J.M. (2020) Student representations and conceptions of ecological versus social science in a conservation course, Journal of Environmental Sciences and Studies, 1-11. On-line
Staggs, D.W., Burbach, M.E., Matkin, G.S., Burkhart-Kriesel, C., 2020, The Nebraska Water Leaders Academy Graduates’ Influence on Community Capitals and Community Capacity. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, Open File Report 209, 27 pp.On-line
Vather, T., Everson, C.S., Franz, T. 2020. The Applicability of the Cosmic Ray Neutron Sensor to Simultaneously Monitor Soil Water Content and Biomass in an Acacia Mearnsii Forest. Hydrology. 7,48. On-line
Wang, R., Gamon, J. 2020. Detecting intra- and inter-annual variability in gross primary productivity of a North American grassland using MODIS MAIAC data. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 281 (2020) 107859.On-line
Werner, J. P. 2020. "Population Demographics, Distribution, and Environmental History of Asian Carp in a Great Plains River. (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 151.On-line
Wood, E. 2020. "Spatial Ecology and Resource Selection of Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) Ewes in a Prairie Badlands Population" (M.S. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln). pp. 91On-line
Wszola, L.S., Gruber, L.F., Stuber, E.F., Messinger, L.N., Chizinski, C.J., Fontaine, J.J. 2020. Use and Expenditures on Public Access Hunting Lands. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism. 29:1-38.On-line
Young, A.R., Burbach, M.E., Howard, L.M., Lackey, S.O., Joeckel R.M. 2020. Nebraska Statewide Groundwater-Level Monitoring Report 2019. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division, Nebraska Water Survey Paper 87, 28 p.On-line