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Bales, J.D., and Nardi, M.R., 2007, Automated routines for calculating whole-stream metabolism-Theoretical background and user's guide: U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods 4-C2, 33 p.

Black, R.W., Moran, P.W., and Frankforter, J.D., 2010, Response of algal metrics to nutrients and physical factors and identification of nutrient thresholds in agricultural streams: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, doi:10.1007/s10661-010-1539-8

Brightbill, R.A., and Frankforter, J.D., 2010, Environmental and biological data for assessment of the nutrient enrichment effects on agricultural stream ecosystems, 2006-08: A project of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 517, 12 p.

Brightbill, R.A., and Munn, M.D., 2008, Environmental and biological data of the nutrient enrichment effects on stream ecosystems project of the National Water Quality Assessment Program, 2003-04: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 345, 12 p.

Calhoun, D.L., Gregory, M.B., and Wyers, H.S., 2008, Algal and invertebrate community composition along agricultural gradients: A comparative study from two regions of the Eastern United States: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5046, 33 p.

Caskey, B.J., and Frey, J.W., 2009, Biological-community composition in small streams and its relations to habitat, nutrients, and land use in agriculturally dominated landscapes in Indiana and Ohio, 2004, and implications for assessing nutrient conditions in Midwest streams: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5055, 21 p., plus CD-Rom containing four appendixes.

Duff, J.H., Tesoriero, A.J., Richardson, W.B., Strauss, E.A., and Munn, M.D., 2008, Whole-Stream Response to Nitrate Loading in Three Streams Draining Agricultural Landscapes: Journal of Environmental Quality, v. 37, p. 1133 - 1144

Frankforter, J.D., Johnson, M.R., and Zelt, R.B., 2003, Nutrient concentration gradients and biological response in central Nebraska streams, in Agricultural Hydrology and Water Quality, Kansas City, 2003, Proceedings: Middleburg, Va., Amer. Water Resources Assn.

Frankforter, J.D., Weyers, H.S., Bales, J.D., Moran, P.W. and Calhoun, D.L. 2009, The relative influence on nutrients and habitat stream metabolism in agricultural streams: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, DOI 10.1007/s10661-009-1127-y

Johnson, M.R., Buell, G.R., Kim, M.H., and Nardi, M.R., 2007, Riparian land use/land cover data for five study units in the Nutrient Enrichment Effects Topical study of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 306, 9 p.

Johnson, M.R., Clark, J.M., Dickinson, R.G. Sanocki, C.A., and Tranmer A.W., 2009, Riparian land use/land cover data for three study units in group II of the nutrient enrichment effects topical study of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 2009-483, 6 p.

Johnson, M.R., and Zelt, R.B., 2005, Protocols for Mapping and Characterizing Land Use/Land Cover in Riparian Zones: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1302-ONLINE ONLY, 16 p.

Justus, B.G., Petersen, J.C., Femmer, S.R., Davis, J.V. and Wallace, J.E., 2010, A comparison of algal, macroinvertebrate, and fish assemblage indices for assessing low-level nutrient enrichment in wadeable Ozark streams: Ecological Indicators 10(3):627-638.

Lee, K.E., Lorenz, D.L., Petersen, J.C., and Greene, J.B., 2012, Seasonal patterns in nutrients, carbon, and algal responses in wadeable streams within three geographically distinct areas of the United States, 2007-08: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5086, 55 p.

Maret, T.R., Konrad, C.P., and Tranmer, A.W., 2010, Influence of Environmental Factors on Biotic Responses to Nutrient Enrichment in Agricultural Streams: Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA), 1-16. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-1688.2010.00430.x

Mebane, C.A., Simon, N.S., and Maret, T.R., 2013, Linking nutrient enrichment and streamflow to macrophytes in agricultural streams: Hydrobiologia. DOI 10.1007/s10750-013-1693-4.

Munn, M., Frey, J., and Tesoriero, A., 2010, The influence of nutrients and physical habitat in regulating algal biomass in agricultural streams: Environmental Management, DOI 10.1007/s00267-010-9435-0.

Munn, M.D., and Hamilton, P.A., 2003, New Studies Initiated by the U.S. Geological Survey -- Effects of Nutrient Enrichment on Stream Ecosystems: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 118-03, 4 p.

O'Connor, B.L., Harvey, J.W., and McPhillips, L.E., 2012, Thresholds of flow-induced bed disturbances and their effects on stream metabolism in an agricultural river: Water Resources Research, v. 48, W08504, doi:10.1029/2011WR011488.

Riseng, C.M., Wiley, M.J., Black, R.W., and Munn, M.D., 2011, Impacts of agricultural land use on biological integrity: a causal analysis: Ecological Applications 21(8) pp. 3128-3146.

Tesoriero, A.J., Duff, J.H., Sadd, D.A., Spahr, N.E. and Wolock, D.M, 2013, Vulnerability of Streams to Legacy Nitrate Sources: Environmental Science and Technology 47:3623-3629.

Tesoriero, A.J., Duff, J.H., Wolock, D.M., Spahr, N.E., and Almendinger, J.E., 2009, Identifying pathways and processes affecting nitrate and orthophosphate inputs to streams in agricultural watersheds: Journal of Environmental Quality. 38:1892-1900.

Waite, I.R., 2013, Agricultural disturbance response models for invertebrate and algal metrics from streams at two spatial scales with the U.S.: Hydrobiologia, 21 p., DOI 10.1007/s10750-013-1774-4.

Waite, I.R., 2013, Development and application of an agricultural intensity index to invertebrate and algal metrics from streams at two scales: Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 49(2):431-448. DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12032

Zelt, R.B., and Munn, M.D., 2009, Riparian and associated habitat characteristics related to nutrient concentrations and biological responses of small streams in selected agricultural areas, United States, 2003-04: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5224, 78 p.

Presentations

Bales, J.D., and Nardi, M.R., 2006, The sensitivity of whole-stream metabolism calculations to measurement uncertainty (abstract): Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, San Jose, CA, May 7-11.

Bales, J.D., and Nardi, M.R., 2006, Automated procedures for computating whole-stream metabolism(abstract): Joint Eighth Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference and Third Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling, Reno, NV, April 2-6.

Black, R.W., Moran, P.W., and Frankforter, J.D., 2006, Response of benthic algal and invertebrate communities to nutrient enrichment in agricultural streams: Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Black, R.W., Moran, P.W., and Frankforter, J.D., 2006, Response of benthic algal and invertebrate communities to nutrient enrichment in agricultural streams: Presented at the 54nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, Anchorage, AK.

Caskey, B.J., and Frey, J.W., 2006, Influences of Basin Size in Determining Nutrient Criteria for Streams in the Eastern Corn Belt Plains Ecoregion: Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Caskey, B.J., and Frey, J.W., 2006, Nutrient Enrichment in the Eastern Corn Belt Plains Ecoregion: A Multivariate Approach Linking Nutrients to Algae, Fish, and Invertebrate Communities: Presented at the 54nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, Anchorage, AK.

Calhoun, D.L., and Gregory, M.B., 2006, Effects of nutrients and riparian land use on algal and invertebrate communities in Coastal Plain streams of the Southeastern U.S.: Presented at the 54nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, Anchorage, AK.

Duff, J.H., Tesoriero, A.J., Richardson, W.B., Strauss, E.A., and Munn, M.D., 2006, Whole stream responses to nitrate loading in three streams draining agricultural landscapes in Washington, Maryland, and Nebraska (poster): Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Duff, J.H., Tesoriero, A.J., Richardson, W.B., Strauss, E.A., and Munn, M.D., 2006, Whole stream response to nitrate loading in three streams draining agricultural landscapes in Yakima, Washington, Chestertown, Maryland, and Freemont, Nebraska: Presented at the Annual Association of Limnology and Oceanography Conference, Victoria, B.C.

Duff, J.H., Tesoriero, A.J., Richardson, W.B., Strauss, E.A., and Munn, M.D., Whole stream response to nitrate loading in three streams draining agricultural landscapes. Meeting: North American Benthological Society, Columbia, SC. June 3-7, 2007.

Frankforter, J.D., Black, R.W., and Moran, P.W., 2006, Environmental factors affecting stream metabolism in two agricultural areas of the western United States: Presented at the 54nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, Anchorage, AK.

Frankforter, Jill, Munn, Mark, and Frey, Jeffrey, 2011, Assessing the effects of nutrients on agricultural streams: Implications for nutrient criteria (poster): Nutrient and Water Quality Workshop, Environmental Protection Agency Region 8, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 15-17, 2011.

Frankforter, J.D., and Weyers, H.S., 2006, The Use of Calculated Stream Metabolism in Understanding Nutrients in Agricultural Streams (abstract): Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Frey, J.W., and Munn, M.D., 2009, Assessing the effects of nutrients on agricultural streams: The importance of assessing both biological response and nutrient processes (poster): Science to Solutions--Reducing Nutrient Export o the Gulf of Mexico, Des Moines, Iowa, December 9-11, 2009.

Frey, J.W., Munn, M.D., Duff, J.H., Frankforter, J.D., Tesoriero, A.J., Maret, T.R., and Justus, B.G. 2009. Assessing the Effects of Nutrients on Agricultural Streams: The Importance of Assessing Both Biological Response and Nutrient Processes (Poster). Presented at the Soil and Water Conservation Society Conference, Science to Solutions: Reducing Nutrient Export to the Gulf of Mexico. December 10, 2009, Des Moines, IA.

Justus, B.G., Peterson, J.C., Femmer, S.R., Davis, J.V., and Wallace, J.E. 2009. A comparison of algal, macroinvertebrate, and fish assemblage indices for assessing low-level nutrient enrichment in wadeable Ozark streams. Presented at the 57th North American Benthological Society Meetings, Grand Rapids, MI.

Maret, T.R., Konrad, C.P., and Tranmer, A.W. 2009. Influence of Nutrients, Habitat, and Streamflow on Indicators of Eutrophication in Agricultural Streams: Applications for Developing Nutrient Criteria. Presented at the 56th North American Benthological Society Meetings, Salt Lake City, UT.

Munn, M.D., 2004, New studies initiated by the U.S. Geological Survey-Effects of Nutrient Enrichment on Stream Ecosystems: Presented at the 52nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Munn, M.D., 2005, The Challenge of Understanding Nutrient-Biota Interactions in Agriculturally Dominated Landscapes: Presented at the 53nd North American Benthological Society Meetings, New Orleans, LA.

Munn, M.D., 2006, Nutrient-Biota Interactions in Agriculturally Dominated Landscapes: Lessons from the U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program: Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Munn, M.D. 2006. The USGS National Water Quality Program: Understanding the Effects of Nutrients on the Ecology of Agricultural Streams. Presented at the Soil and Water Conservation Society Conference, Kansas City, MO.

Munn, M.D. 2007. Challenges in Assessing the Effects of Nutrients on Agricultural Streams: U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program. Presented at the Society of Limnology Conference, Montreal, Canada.

Munn, M.D. 2008. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Agricultural Stream Ecosystems. Presented at the Soil and Water Conservation Society Conference: Environmental Effects of Agricultural Practices, July 31, Tucson, AZ.

Munn, M.D., Bales, J.D., Black, R., Duff, J.H., Frankforter, J.D., Frey, J.W., Tesoriero, A.J., and Weyers, H.S. 2009. Assessing the Effects of Nutrients on Agricultural Streams: Implications for Nutrient Criteria and Stream Restoration. Presented at the 57th North American Benthological Society Meetings, Grand Rapids, MI.

Munn, M.D., and Hamilton, P.A., 2004, Effects of nutrient enrichment on stream ecosystems -- National Water-Quality Assessment (poster): Workshop on Nutrients Issues and Science Strategy for the Upper Mississippi River Basin May 10-11, 2004, Bloomington, Minnesota.

Munn, M.D., Frey, J.W., Caskey, B.J., Frankforter, J.D., and Porter, S.D., 2005, The USGS National Water Quality Program: The Challenges of Understanding Nutrient-Biota Interactions in Streams and Rivers (poster): U.S. EPA Conference: Mississippi River Basin Nutrient Science Workshop October 2005, Saint Louis, MO.

Munn, M.D., Moran, P.M., Alexander, R.B., Dubrovsky, N.M., Hoos, A.B., Short, T.M., and Woodside, M.D. 2009. The U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment Program: Advances in Understanding Sources, Transport, and the Biological Effects of Nutrients from Headwater Streams to Coastal Rivers (Poster). Presented at the 5th Symposium on Harmful Algae in the U.S., November 15, 2009, Ocean Shores, WA

Munn, M.D., Moran, Patrick, Alexander, R.B., Dubrovsky, N.M., Hoos, A.B., Woodside, M.D., and Short, T.M., 2009, The U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment Program--Advances in understanding sources, transport, and the biological effects of nutrients from headwater streams to coastal rivers (poster): Fifth Symposium on Harmful Algae in the U.S., November 16, 2009. Approved November 13, 2009.

Nardi, M., and Bales, J.D., 2005, Whole Stream Metabolism Program (abstract): Second Maryland Streams Symposium, Maryland Departmnet of Natural Resources and Carroll Community College, Westminister, Maryland, August 10-13.

Porter, S.D., Spahr, N.E., Mueller, D.K., Munn, M.D., and Dubrovsky, N.M., 2006, Algal Metric Approaches for Assessing Trophic Condition and Organic Enrichment in U.S. Streams and Rivers: Presented at the 5th National Monitoring Conference, National Water Quality Monitoring Council, May 7th, San Jose, CA.

Richardson, William, Duff, John, Tesoriero, Jim, Lee, Kathy, Bartsch, Lynn, and Munn, Mark, 2006, Introduction to the USGS NAWQA Nutrient Enrichment Effects Team: New Study of Nitrogen Cycling and Mass Balance on Valley Creek, MN: St. Croix River Research Rendezvous - Annual Meeting, 10/17/06, Marine on St.Croix, MN

Tesoriero, A.J. and Puckett, L.J., 2009. Linking age-dating and water chemistry data to determine redox reaction rates and trends in nitrate concentrations in agricultural areas. Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, December 16, San Francisco, CA. [Invited]



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