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Goodrich, D.C., Guertin, D.P., Burns, I.S., Nearing, M.A., Stone, J.J., Wei, H., Heilman, P., Hernandez, M., Spaeth, K., Pierson, F., Paige, G.B., Miller, S.N., Kepner, W.G., Ruyle, G., McClaran, M.P., Weltz, M., and Jolley, L. 2011. AGWA: The Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool to Inform Rangeland Management. exit EPA Rangelands: August 2011, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 41-47.

Hernandez, M., Kepner, W.G., Goodrich, D.C., and Semmens, D.J. 2010. The Use of Scenario Analysis to Assess Water Ecosystem Services in Response to Future Land Use Change in the Willamette River Basin, Oregon. pp 97-111, IOS Publishers, Amsterdam. ISBN: 978-1-60750-578-5.

Kepner, W. G., D. J. Semmens, M. Hernandez, and D. C. Goodrich. 2009. Evaluating Hydrological Response to Forecasted Land-Use Change: Scenario Testing with the Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA) Tool (6 pp, 892.4KB, About PDF).. In  Webb, R.M.T., and Semmens, D.J. (Eds.), Planning for an Uncertain Future—Monitoring, Integration, and Adaptation. Proceedings of the Third Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5049. pp 79-84. (http://www.epa.gov/nerlesd1/land-sci/pdf/77-84_Climate_manuscripts_Kepner.pdf)

Kepner, W. G., D. J. Semmens, M. Hernandez, and D. C. Goodrich. 2008. Evaluating Hydrological Response to Forecasted Land-Use Change. Chapter 15,Exit EPA Disclaimer The North American Land Cover Summit, Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC, 275-292, (2008). Published 12/9/2008.

Levick, L., J. Fonseca, D. Goodrich, M. Hernandez, D. Semmens, J. Stromberg, R. Leidy, M. Scianni, D. P. Guertin, M. Tluczek, and W. Kepner. 2008. The Ecological and Hydrological Significance of Ephemeral and Intermittent Streams in the Arid and Semi-arid American Southwest (PDF) (116 pp., 2.6MB, About PDF). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and USDA/ARS Southwest Watershed Research Center, EPA/600/R-08/134, ARS/233046. Published 11/2008.

D. Phillip Guertin, David C. Goodrich, William G. Kepner, Darius J. Semmens, Mariano Hernandez, Shea Burns, Averill Cate, Lainie Levick, and Scott N. Miller. 2008 (see pp. 49-50). Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA)—A GIS-Based Hydrologic Modeling Tool for Watershed Assessment and Analysis. In Norman, Laura M., Hirsch, Derrick D., and Ward, A. Wesley, eds., 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 (PDF) (70 pp., 22MB, About PDF): U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1322, 63 p.

Semmens, D.J., Goodrich, D.C., Unkrich, C.L., Smith, R.E., Woolhiser, D.A., and Miller, S.N., 2008, KINEROS2 and the AGWA modeling framework; in Wheater, H., Sorooshian, S., and Sharma, K.D. (eds.) Hydrological Modelling In Arid and Semi-Arid Areas (PDF), (31 pp, 933kB, About PDF) Cambridge University Press, New York, 206pp.

Nikolova, M., S. Nedkov, S. Iankov, and D. Semmens. 2008. Environmental Quality and Landscape-Hazard Assessment in the Yantra River Basin, Bulgaria. (PDF) (11 pp, 275KB, About PDF) In Use of Landscape Sciences for the Assessment of Environmental Security, NATO Security through Science Series, Springer Publishers, The Netherlands, pp. 209-224.

Kepner, W., Hernandez, M., Semmens, D., and Goodrich, D. 2008. The Use of Scenario Analysis to Assess Future Landscape Change on a Watershed Condition in the Pacific Northwest (USA). Use of Landscape Sciences for the Assessment of Environmental Security. (PDF) (28 pp, 2MB, About PDF) Springer, The Netherlands, ISBN 978-1-4020-6588-0. pp. 237-261.

Miller, S.N., D.P. Guertin, and D.C. Goodrich, 2007. Hydrologic modeling uncertainty resulting from land cover misclassification. Journal of American Water Resources Association 43(4):1065-1075.

Miller, S.N., D.J. Semmens, D.C. Goodrich, M. Hernandez, R.C. Miller, W.G. Kepner, and D.P. Guertin, 2007. The Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment tool; Environmental Modeling and Software (PDF) (13 pp, 833KB, About PDF), v. 22, n.3, p. 365-377.

Semmens, D.J., W.G. Kepner, D.C. Goodrich, D.P Guertin, M. Hernandez, and S.N. Miller, 2006. From research to management: a suite of GIS-based watershed modeling, assessment and planning tools (PDF). (6 pp, 74KB, About PDF) In: Voinov, A., Jakeman, A., Rizzoli, A. (eds). Proceedings of the iEMSs Third Biennial Meeting: "Summit on Environmental Modelling and Software". International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Burlington, USA, July 2006. CD ROM. Internet: http://www.iemss.org/iemss2006/sessions/all.htmlexit EPA

Semmens, D.J., M. Hernandez, D.C. Goodrich, W.G. Kepner, 2006. A Retrospective Analysis of Model Uncertainty for Forecasting Hydrologic Change (PDF). (6 pp, 270KB, About PDF) In: Voinov, A., Jakeman, A., Rizzoli, A. (eds). Proceedings of the iEMSs Third Biennial Meeting: "Summit on Environmental Modelling and Software". International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Burlington, USA, July 2006. CD ROM. Internet: http://www.iemss.org/iemss2006/sessions/all.htmlexit EPA

Levick, L., D.P. Guertin, S.N. Scott, D.J. Semmens, and D.C. Goodrich, 2006. Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (AGWA): Uncertainty analysis of common input data (PDF). (8 pp, 319KB, About PDF) Proc. Third Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, April 2-6, Reno, NV.

Cate, A., D.C. Goodrich, and D.P. Guertin, 2006. Integrating hydrologic models and spatial data in a distributed internet application (PDF). (8 pp, 315KB, About PDF) Proc. Third Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, April 2-6, Reno, NV.

Goodrich, D.C., S. Scott, M. Hernandez, I.S. Burns, L. Levick, A. Cate, W. Kepner, D. Semmens, S. Miller, P. Guertin, 2006. Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA): A GIS-Based Hydrologic Modeling Tool for Watershed Management and Landscape Assessment (PDF). (8 pp, 260KB, About PDF) Proc. Third Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, April 2-6, Reno, NV.

Canfield, H.E., D.C. Goodrich, 2005. Suggested changes to AGWA to account for fire (V 2.1) (PDF) . (36 pp, 663KB, About PDF)

Hernandez, M., D.J. Semmens, S.N. Miller, D.C. Goodrich, and W.G. Kepner. 2005.  Development and Application of the Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (PDF) (32 pp, 2.1MB, About PDF). p. 127-158. In: C.W. Richardson, A. Baez-Gonzalez, and M. Tiscareño-Lopez (ed.). Modeling and Remote Sensing Applied to Agriculture (U.S. and Mexico). USDA-INIFAP.

Goodrich, D.C., H.E. Canfield, I.S. Burns, D.J. Semmens, S.N. Miller, M. Hernandez, L.R. Levick, D.P. Guertin, and W.G. Kepner, 2005. Rapid post-fire hydrologic watershed asessment using the AGWA GIS-based hydrologic modeling tool (PDF). (12 pp, 926KB, About PDF) Proc. ASCE Watershed Manage. Conf., July 19-22, Williamsburg, VA., 12p., CD-ROM.

Canfield, H.E., D.C. Goodrich, I.S. Burns, 2005. Selection of parameter values to model post-fire runoff and sediment transport at the watershed scale in southwestern forests (PDF). (12 pp, 335KB, About PDF) Proc. ASCE Watershed Manage. Conf., July 19-22, Williamsburg, VA.

Semmens, D.J., and D.C. Goodrich, 2005. Planning Change: Case Studies Illustrating the Benefits of GIS and Land-Use Data in Environmental Planning (PDF). (9 pp, 173KB, About PDF) Proceedings of the International Conference on Hydrological Perspectives for Sustainable Development, Feb. 23-25, 2005, Roorkee, India, P. 346-354.

L.R. Levick, D.J. Semmens, D.P. Guertin, I.S. Burns, S.N. Scott, C.L. Unkrich, D.C. Goodrich. 2004. Adding Global Soils Data to the Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (AGWA); Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Transboundary Waters Management (PDF) (8 pp, 122KB, About PDF) , November 16-19, Tucson, AZ.

Burns, I.S., D.J. Semmens, S.N. Scott, L.R. Levick, D.C. Goodrich, and W.G. Kepner, 2004. The automated geospatial watershed assessment (AGWA) tool - Enhanced capabilities of just released version 1.4. Proc. Arizona Hydrological Soc. 17th Annual Sym., Sept. 5-18, Tucson, AZ, 3 p.

Baldyga, T.J., S.N. Miller, W.A. Shivoga, and C. Maina-Gichaba, 2004. Assessing the impact of land cover change in Kenya using remote sensing and hydrologic modeling. In Proceedings of the 2004 American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing Annual Conference, Denver, CO, May 23-28, 2004.

Miller, S.N., D.P. Guertin, and D.C. Goodrich, 2004. Assessing uncertainty in hydrologic modeling resulting from remote sensing misclassification. In Proceedings of the 2004 American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing Annual Conference, Denver, CO, May 23-28, 2004.

Miller, S.N., 2004. Successfully managing multiple uses of water: Practical aspects and case studies. Chapter II In: Risk Assessment as a Tool for Water Resources Decision-Making in Central Asia (Teaf, C.M., B.K. Yessekin, and M.K. Khankhasayev, Eds). Kluwer Academics, The Netherlands, pp 113-131.

Kepner, W.G., D.J. Semmens, S.D. Bassett, D.A. Mouat, and D.C. Goodrich. Scenario Analysis for the San Pedro River, Analyzing Hydrological Consequences of a Future Environment (PDF) (13 pp, 2.6MB, About PDF). Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 2004 94: 115-127. Kluwer Academic Publishers. http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/B:EMAS.0000016883.10110.15 exit EPA

Hernandez, M., W.G. Kepner, D.J. Semmens, D.W. Ebert, D.C. Goodrich, and S.N. Miller. 2003. Integrating a Landscape/Hydrologic Analysis for Watershed Assessment (PDF) (6 pp, 193KB, About PDF) in Renard, K G., S.A. McElroy, W.J. Gburek, E.H. Canfield, and R.L. Scott, eds. First Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds, October 27-30, 2003. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (pp. 461-466).

Miller, S.N., D.J. Semmens, R.C. Miller, M. Hernandez, D.C. Goodrich, W.P. Miller, W.G. Kepner, and D.W. Ebert. 2002. GIS-based Hydrologic Modeling: The Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (PDF) (12 pp, 1.3MB, About PDF). In Proceedings of the Second Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference (July 28 - August 1, 2002, Las Vegas, NV).

Miller, S.N., W.G. Kepner, M.H. Mehaffey, M. Hernandez, R.C. Miller, D.C. Goodrich, F.K. Devonald, D.T. Heggem, and W.P. Miller. 2002. Integrating Landscape Assessment and Hydrologic Modeling for Land Cover Change Analysis. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol. 38 No. 4, pp 915-929.

Hernandez, M., S.N. Miller, D.C. Goodrich, B.F. Goff, W.G. Kepner, C.M. Edmonds, and K.B. Jones. 2000. Modeling Runoff Response to Land Cover and Rainfall Spatial Variability in Semi-arid Watersheds. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (PDF), (14 pp, 130KB, About PDF) 64: 285-298. Kluwer Academic Publishers.

POSTERS

Kepner, W.G., D.J. Semmens, M. Hernandez, and D.C. Goodrich. 2009. Scenario Analysis in Two Western U.S. Watersheds: Evaluating Hydrological Response to Forecasted Land-use Change. Presented at the First Millennium Conference of the Ecological Society of America on Water-Ecosystem Services, Drought, and Environmental Justice, Athens, GA, November 9-12, 2009.

The Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool Watershed Management and ArcGIS: The Release of AGWA 2.0. (PDF)
(1 pg, 262KB, About PDF) S. Burns, S. Scott, L. Levick, D. Goodrich, P. Guertin, D. Semmens, and W. Kepner. Presented at the American Water Resources Association Annual Water Resources Conference, Albuquerque, NM, November 12-15, 2007.

Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA): A GIS-based Hydrologic Modeling Tool for Watershed Management and Landscape Assessment (PDF). (1 pg, 1.2MB, About PDF) S. Burns, S. Scott, D. Goodrich, M. Hernandez, L. Levick, A. Cate, D. Semmens, W. Kepner, S. Miller, P. Guertin. Presented at the Third Annual Research Insights in Semiarid Ecosystems Symposium, Tucson, AZ, October 7, 2006.

Quantifying an Uncertain Future: Hydrologic Model Performance for a Series of Realized "Future" Conditions (PDF). (1 pg, 400KB, About PDF) D.J. Semmens, M. Hernandez, D.C. Goodrich, and W.G. Kepner. Presented at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Science Forum: Your Health, Your Environment, Your Future, Washington, D.C., May 16-18, 2006.

Scenario Analysis for the San Pedro River, Analyzing Hydrological Consequences of a Future Environment (PDF). (1 pg, 2.6MB, About PDF) Kepner, W.G., D.J. Semmens, S.D. Bassett, D.A. Mouat, and D.C. Goodrich. Presented at the EPA Science Forum: Your Health, Your Environment, Your Future, Washington, D.C., May 16-18, 2006.

Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA): A GIS-Based Hydrologic Modeling Tool for Watershed Management and Landscape Assessment (PDF). (1 pg, 268KB, About PDF) D. Goodrich, S. Scott, S. Burns, M. Hernandez, A. Cate, P. Guertin, W. Kepner, D. Semmens, C. Unkrich. Presented at the Third Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, Reno, NV, 2-6 April 2006.

AGWA - Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment: A GIS-Based Hydrologic Modeling Tool (PDF). (1 pg, 776KB, About PDF) D.J. Semmens, W.G. Kepner and D.C. Goodrich. Presented at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Science Forum: Healthy Communities and Ecosystems, Washington, D.C., June 1-3, 2004.

Integrating a Landscape /Hydrologic Analysis for Watershed Assessment (PDF). (1 pg, 5.8MB, About PDF) Presented at the First Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds, Benson, Arizona, October 27-30, 2003.

Application of a land cover modification tool and the Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (AGWA) at Fort Huachuca, AZ (PDF). (1 pg, 1MB, About PDF) Levick, L.R., Scott, S.N., Semmens, D.J., Miller, S.N., Guertin, D.P., Goodrich, D.C. Presented at the Sixth Annual Society for Conservation GIS Conference: Environmental and Cultural Conservation, Preservation, and GIS Application, Monterey Bay, CA., July 3-5, 2003. (Abstract Only.)

GIS-Based Hydrologic Modeling: The Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment Tool (PDF). (1 pg, 360KB, About PDF) Presented at the Second Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference, Las Vegas, NV, July 28 - August 1, 2002.

Landscape Approach to Watershed Assessment and Management ... San Pedro and Catskill/Delaware Studies (PDF). (1 pg, 1MB, About PDF) S.N. Miller, W.G. Kepner, M.H. Mehaffey, M. Hernandez, R.C. Miller, D.C. Goodrich, F. Kim Devonald, D.T. Heggem, and P. Miller. Presented at the Integrated Decison-making for Watershed Management Symposium: Processes and Tools, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, January 7-9, 2001.

 

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