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Authors Year Full Citation
Boryan, C., Yang, Z. W., Mueller, R., & Craig, M. 2011 Boryan, C., Yang, Z. W., Mueller, R., & Craig, M. (2011). Monitoring US agriculture: the US Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Cropland Data Layer Program. Geocarto International, 26(5), 341-358. doi: 10.1080/10106049.2011.562309
Boykin, K. G., Kepner, W. G., Bradford, D. F., Guy, R. K., Kopp, D. A., Leimer, A. K., . . . Gergely, K. J. 2013 Boykin, K. G., Kepner, W. G., Bradford, D. F., Guy, R. K., Kopp, D. A., Leimer, A. K., . . . Gergely, K. J. (2013). A national approach for mapping and quantifying habitat-based biodiversity metrics across multiple spatial scales. Ecological Indicators, 33, 139-147. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.11.005
Burke TA, WE Cascio, DL Costa, K Deener, TD Fontaine, FA Fulk, LE Jackson, WR Munns Jr, J Orme-Zavaleta, MW Slimak, VG Zartarian. 2017 Burke TA, WE Cascio, DL Costa, K Deener, TD Fontaine, FA Fulk, LE Jackson, WR Munns Jr, J Orme-Zavaleta, MW Slimak, VG Zartarian. 2017. Rethinking Environmental Protection: Meeting the Challenges of a Changing World. Environmental Health Perspectives 125: A43-A49.
Christensen, Jay R, Nash, Maliha S, & Neale, Anne. 2013 Christensen, Jay R, Nash, Maliha S, & Neale, Anne. (2013). Identifying Riparian Buffer Effects on Stream Nitrogen in Southeastern Coastal Plain Watersheds. Environmental Management, 52(5), 1161-1176. doi: 10.1007/s00267-013-0151-4
Cox, Llael M., Almeter, Andrew L., & Saterson, Kathryn A. 2013 Cox, Llael M., Almeter, Andrew L., & Saterson, Kathryn A. (2013). Protecting our life support systems: An inventory of U.S. federal research on ecosystem services. Ecosystem Services, 5, 163-169. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoser.2013.04.006
Daniel, J., P. Barclay, & K. Bush 2016 Daniel, J., P. Barclay, & K. Bush. Building a Greenway: Using EnviroAtlas in the Classroom. CASE STUDY. US EPA Office of Research and Development, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-16/006, 2016.
Egorov AI, SM Griffin, RR Converse, JN Styles, EA Sams, A Wilson, LE Jackson, TJ Wade. 2017 Egorov AI, SM Griffin, RR Converse, JN Styles, EA Sams, A Wilson, LE Jackson, TJ Wade. 2017: Vegetated Land Cover Near Residence is Associated with Reduced Allostatic Load and Improved Biomarkers of Neuroendocrine, Metabolic and Immune Functions. Environmental Research 158: 508-521.
Fry, J. A., Xian, G., Jin, S., Dewitz, J. A., Homer, C. G., Yang, L., . . . Wickham, J. D. 2012 Fry, J. A., Xian, G., Jin, S., Dewitz, J. A., Homer, C. G., Yang, L., . . . Wickham, J. D. (2012). Completion of the 2006 National Land Cover Database Update for the Conterminous United States. Photogrammetric Engineeering and Remote Sensing, 77, 858-864.
Garcia, V., Cooter, E., Crooks, J., Hinckley, B., Murphy, M., & Xing, X. 2017 Garcia, V., Cooter, E., Crooks, J., Hinckley, B., Murphy, M., & Xing, X. (2017). Examining the impacts of increased corn production on groundwater quality using a coupled modeling system.  Science of the Total Environment, 586 (2017), 16-24.
Hassett, E. M., Stehman, S. V., & Wickham, J. D. 2012 Hassett, E. M., Stehman, S. V., & Wickham, J. D. (2012). Estimating landscape pattern metrics from a sample of land cover. Landscape Ecology, 27(1), 133-149. doi: 10.1007/s10980-011-9657-4
Homer, C., Dewitz, J., Yang, L., Jin, S., Danielson, P., Xian, G., . . . Megown, K. 2015 Homer, C., Dewitz, J., Yang, L., Jin, S., Danielson, P., Xian, G., . . . Megown, K. (2015). Completion of the 2011 National Land Cover Database for the conterminous United States – representing a decade of land cover change information. Photogramm. Eng. Remote Sens, 81(5), 345-354.
Jackson, L. E., Daniel, J., McCorkle, B., Sears, A., & Bush, K. F. 2013 Jackson, L. E., Daniel, J., McCorkle, B., Sears, A., & Bush, K. F. (2013). Linking ecosystem services and human health: the Eco-Health Relationship Browser. Int J Public Health, 58(5), 747-755. doi: 10.1007/s00038-013-0482-1
Jiang Y, Y Yuan, A Neale, L Jackson, M Mehaffey. 2016 Jiang Y, Y Yuan, A Neale, L Jackson, M Mehaffey. 2016. Association between Natural Resources for Outdoor Activities and Physical Inactivity: Results from the Contiguous United States. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13:830.
Johnson, D. M., & Mueller, R. 2010 Johnson, D. M., & Mueller, R. (2010). The 2009 Cropland Data Layer. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 76(11), 1201-1205.
Kepner, W. G., Ramsey, M. M., Brown, E. S., Jarchow, M. E., Dickinson, K. J. M., & Mark, A. F. 2012 Kepner, W. G., Ramsey, M. M., Brown, E. S., Jarchow, M. E., Dickinson, K. J. M., & Mark, A. F. (2012). Hydrologic futures: using scenario analysis to evaluate impacts of forecasted land use change on hydrologic services. Ecosphere, 3(7). doi: 10.1890/Es11-00367.1
Loperfido, J. V., Noe, Gregory B., Jarnagin, S. Taylor, & Hogan, Dianna M. 2014 Loperfido, J. V., Noe, Gregory B., Jarnagin, S. Taylor, & Hogan, Dianna M. (2014). Effects of distributed and centralized stormwater best management practices and land cover on urban stream hydrology at the catchment scale. Journal of Hydrology(0). doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.07.007
Macpherson, A. J., Principe, P. P., & Mehaffey, M. 2013 Macpherson, A. J., Principe, P. P., & Mehaffey, M. (2013). Using Malmquist Indices to evaluate environmental impacts of alternative land development scenarios. Ecological Indicators, 34, 296-303. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2013.05.009
Mbonimpa, Eric G., Yuan, Yongping, Mehaffey, Megan H., & Jackson, Michael A. 2012 Mbonimpa, Eric G., Yuan, Yongping, Mehaffey, Megan H., & Jackson, Michael A. (2012). SWAT Model Application to Assess the Impact of Intensive Corn-farming on Runoff, Sediments and Phosphorous loss from an Agricultural Watershed in Wisconsin. Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 04(07), 423-431. doi: 10.4236/jwarp.2012.47049
Mehaffey, M., Smith, E., & Van Remortel, R. 2012 Mehaffey, M., Smith, E., & Van Remortel, R. (2012). Midwest U.S. landscape change to 2020 driven by biofuel mandates. Ecol Appl, 22(1), 8-19.
Nash, M.S. & Christensen, J.R. 2017 Nash, M.S. & Christensen, J.R. (2017) Description of Changes in Climatic Indices in USA over 25 Years (1989-2013). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Report EPA/600/S-17/256 . Open report.
Nie, W., Yuan, Y., Kepner, W., Erickson, C., & Jackson, M. 2012 Nie, W., Yuan, Y., Kepner, W., Erickson, C., & Jackson, M. (2012). Hydrological impacts of mesquite encroachment in the upper San Pedro watershed. Journal of Arid Environments, 82, 147-155. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2012.02.008
Norman, Laura M., Villarreal, Miguel L., Lara-Valencia, Francisco, Yuan, Yongping, Nie, Wenming, Wilson, Sylvia, . . . Sleeter, Rachel. 2012 Norman, Laura M., Villarreal, Miguel L., Lara-Valencia, Francisco, Yuan, Yongping, Nie, Wenming, Wilson, Sylvia, . . . Sleeter, Rachel. (2012). Mapping socio-environmentally vulnerable populations access and exposure to ecosystem services at the U.S.–Mexico borderlands. Applied Geography, 34, 413-424. doi: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.01.006
Nowak, David J, Hirabayashi, Satoshi, Bodine, Allison, & Greenfield, Eric. 2014 Nowak, David J, Hirabayashi, Satoshi, Bodine, Allison, & Greenfield, Eric. (2014). Tree and forest effects on air quality and human health in the United States. Environmental Pollution, 193, 119-129. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2014.05.028
Pickard, Brian R., Baynes, Jeremy, Mehaffey, Megan, & Neale, Anne C. 2015 Pickard, Brian R., Baynes, Jeremy, Mehaffey, Megan, & Neale, Anne C. (2015). Translating Big Data into Big Climate Ideas. Solutions, 6(1).
Pickard, Brian R., Daniel, Jessica, Mehaffey, Megan, Jackson, Laura E., & Neale, Anne. 2015 Pickard, Brian R., Daniel, Jessica, Mehaffey, Megan, Jackson, Laura E., & Neale, Anne. (2015). EnviroAtlas: A new geospatial tool to foster ecosystem services science and resource management. Ecosystem Services, 14(0), 45-55.
Qaiser, K., Yuan, Y., & Lopez, R. D. 2012 Qaiser, K., Yuan, Y., & Lopez, R. D. (2012). Urbanization Impacts on Flooding in the Kansas River Basin and Evaluation of Wetlands as a Mitigation Measure. Transactions of the Asabe, 55(3), 849-859.
Ramsey, Kevin, & Bell, Alexander. 2014 Ramsey, Kevin, & Bell, Alexander. (2014). A Nationwide Data Resource Characterizing the Built Environment and Destination Accessibility at the Neighborhood Scale. Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research, 16(2), 145-162.
Riitters, K. H., Coulston, J. W., & Wickham, J. D. 2012 Riitters, K. H., Coulston, J. W., & Wickham, J. D. (2012). Fragmentation of forest communities in the eastern United States. Forest Ecology and Management, 263, 85-93. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.09.022
Riitters, K. H., & Wickham, J. D. 2012 Riitters, K. H., & Wickham, J. D. (2012). Decline of forest interior conditions in the conterminous United States. Scientific Reports, 2, 653. doi: 10.1038/srep00653
Riitters, K. H., Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Vogt, P. 2012 Riitters, K. H., Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Vogt, P. (2012). Global survey of anthropogenic neighborhood threats to conservation of grass-shrub and forest vegetation. J Environ Manage, 97, 116-121. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2011.11.009
Sanders, E. C., Yuan, Y. P., & Pitchford, A. 2013 Sanders, E. C., Yuan, Y. P., & Pitchford, A. (2013). Fecal Coliform and E. coli Concentrations in Effluent-Dominated Streams of the Upper Santa Cruz Watershed. Water, 5(1), 243-261. doi: 10.3390/W5010243
Smith, Elizabeth R., Neale, Anne C., Ziegler, C. Richard, & Jackson, Laura E. 2014 Smith, Elizabeth R., Neale, Anne C., Ziegler, C. Richard, & Jackson, Laura E. (2014). New Interoperable Web Tools to Facilitate Decision-making to Support Community Sustainability. In M. P. Mueller, Tippins, Deborah J., Stewart, Arthur J. (Ed.), Assessing Schools for Generation R (Responsibility) (pp. 201-214): Springer.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2015 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2015. Health Impact Assessment & EnviroAtlas: Integrating Ecosystem Services into the Decision Making Process. Office of Research and Development, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Research Triangle Park, NC. EPA/600/RR-15/128.
Weltz, M. A., Jolley, L., Goodrich, D., Boykin, K., Nearing, M., Stone, J., . . . Kepner, B. 2011 Weltz, M. A., Jolley, L., Goodrich, D., Boykin, K., Nearing, M., Stone, J., . . . Kepner, B. (2011). Techniques for assessing the environmental outcomes of conservation practices applied to rangeland watersheds. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 66(5), 154a-162a. doi: 10.2489/jswc.66.5.154A
Wickham, J., Homer, C., Vogelmann, J., McKerrow, A., Mueller, R., Herold, N., & Coulston, J. 2014 Wickham, J., Homer, C., Vogelmann, J., McKerrow, A., Mueller, R., Herold, N., & Coulston, J. (2014). The Multi-Resolution Land Characteristics (MRLC) Consortium-20 Years of Development and Integration of USA National Land Cover Data. Remote Sensing, 6(8), 7424-7441. doi: Doi 10.3390/Rs6087424
Wickham, J., Wood, P. B., Nicholson, M. C., Jenkins, W., Druckenbrod, D., Suter, G. W., . . . Amos, J. 2013 Wickham, J., Wood, P. B., Nicholson, M. C., Jenkins, W., Druckenbrod, D., Suter, G. W., . . . Amos, J. (2013). The Overlooked Terrestrial Impacts of Mountaintop Mining. Bioscience, 63(5), 335-348. doi: 10.1525/bio.2013.63.5.7
Wickham, J. D., & Flather, C. H. 2013 Wickham, J. D., & Flather, C. H. (2013). Integrating biodiversity and drinking water protection goals through geographic analysis. Diversity and Distributions, 19(9), 1198-1207. doi: Doi 10.1111/Ddi.12103
Wickham, J. D., Stehman, S. V., Gass, L., Dewitz, J., Fry, J. A., & Wade, T. G. 2013 Wickham, J. D., Stehman, S. V., Gass, L., Dewitz, J., Fry, J. A., & Wade, T. G. (2013). Accuracy assessment of NLCD 2006 land cover and impervious surface. Remote Sensing of Environment, 130, 294-304. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.12.001
Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Norton, D. J. 2014 Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Norton, D. J. (2014). Spatial patterns of watershed impervious cover relative to stream location. Ecological Indicators, 40, 109-116. doi: DOI 10.1016/j.ecolind.2014.01.013
Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Riitters, K. H. 2012 Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Riitters, K. H. (2012). Comparison of cropland and forest surface temperatures across the conterminous United States. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 166, 137-143. doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2012.07.002
Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Riitters, K. H. 2013 Wickham, J. D., Wade, T. G., & Riitters, K. H. (2013). Empirical analysis of the influence of forest extent on annual and seasonal surface temperatures for the continental United States. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 22(5), 620-629. doi: 10.1111/Geb.12013
Woznicki, S. A., Baynes, J., Panlasigui, S., Mehaffey, M., & Neale, A. 2019 Woznicki, S. A., Baynes, J., Panlasigui, S., Mehaffey, M., & Neale, A. (2019). Development of a spatially complete floodplain map of the conterminous United States using random forest. Science of The Total Environment, 647, 942-953. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.07.353
Wu, J. and Jackson, L. 2016 Wu, J. and Jackson, L. (2016). Association of land use and its change with beach closure in the United States, 2004–2013. Science of The Total Environment, 571, pp.67-76. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.07.116
Wu J, LE Jackson, 2017 Wu J, LE Jackson, 2017. Inverse Relationship between Urban Green Space and Childhood Autism in California Elementary School Districts. Environment International 107:140-146.
Wu J, LE Jackson, 2018 Wu J, LE Jackson, 2018. Exploring Links between Greenspace and Sudden Unexpected Death: A Spatial Analysis. Environment International 113: 114-121.
Xian, G., Homer, C., Demitz, J., Fry, J., Hossain, N., & Wickham, J. 2011 Xian, G., Homer, C., Demitz, J., Fry, J., Hossain, N., & Wickham, J. (2011). Change of Impervious Surface Area Between 2001 and 2006 in the Conterminous United States. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 77(8), 758-762.
Yuan, Y. P., Locke, M. A., Bingner, R. L., & Rebich, R. A. 2013 Yuan, Y. P., Locke, M. A., Bingner, R. L., & Rebich, R. A. (2013). Phosphorus losses from agricultural watersheds in the Mississippi Delta. Journal of Environmental Management, 115, 14-20. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2012.10.028
Yoganand Korgaonkar, David Philip Guertin, David C Goodrich, Carl Unkrich, William Kepner, Ian Shea Burns 2018 Yoganand Korgaonkar, David Philip Guertin, David C Goodrich, Carl Unkrich, William Kepner, Ian Shea Burns. (2018). Modeling Urban Hydrology and Green Infrastructure using the AGWA Urban Tool and the KINEROS2 Model. Frontiers in Built Environment, section Hydrosphere.
Author Year Full Citation
Barclay P, Yngve L, Jackson L. 2014 Dec Barclay P, Yngve L, Jackson L. Integrating Ecosystem Services into Health Impact Assessment. Poster presentated at A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference. December 2014.
Baynes J, Dannenberg M, Pilant AN. 2013July Baynes J, Dannenberg M, Pilant AN. Hierarchical, Machine Learning Approach to Meter-scale Urban Land Cover Mapping. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Bush, KF, Jackson LE, Alexandra Sears A, McAlexander T, Maxson P, Edwards SE, Miranda ML. 2013 July Bush, KF, Jackson LE, Alexandra Sears A, McAlexander T, Maxson P, Edwards SE, Miranda ML. Applying EnviroAtlas to Public Health: Investigating the association between green space and birth outcomes in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Horvath E, Mehaffey M, Neale A, Browning D. 2013 July Horvath E, Mehaffey M, Neale A, Browning D. Water Supply and Demand by Watershed for the Contiguous U.S. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Horvath E, Christensen J, Mehaffey M, Neale A. 2013 July Horvath E, Christensen J, Mehaffey M, Neale A. Potentially Restorable Wetlands in the Contiguous U.S. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Jackson LE, Daniel J, McCorkle  B, Sears A, Bush KF. 2013 Aug Jackson LE, Daniel J, McCorkle  B, Sears A, Bush KF. Linking Ecosystem Services and Human Health: The Eco-Health Relationship Browser. Poster presented at the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology Conference, August 2013.
Jahre J, Neale A, Jackson LE, Mehaffey M. 2013 July Jahre J, Neale A, Jackson LE, Mehaffey M. EnviroAtlas: Connecting Ecosystems, People, and Well-being. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Mehaffey M, Neale A, Ebert D. 2013 July Mehaffey M, Neale A, Ebert D. Landscape and Water Tools for Desktop and Web Applications. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Sears A, Jackson LE, Wade T. 2013 July Sears A, Jackson LE, Wade T. Near Road Tree Cover in the Portland, ME EnviroAtlas Community Area. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Sears A, Jackson LE. 2013 July Sears A, Jackson LE. Proximity to Parks in the Durham, NC EnviroAtlas Community Area. Poster presented at Esri International User Conference. July 2013.
Walton BT, Perla D, Smith ER 2015 November Walton BT, Perla D, Smith ER. Sustainability Assessment of a National Bioeconomy: Approaches and Tools to Evaluate Emergent Properties. Poster presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Annual Meeting. November 2015.
Wu J, LE Jackson 2018 Wu J, LE Jackson, 2018. Exploring Links between Greenspace and Sudden Unexpected Death: A Spatial Analysis. Environment International 113: 114-121.
Wu J, LE Jackson 2017 Wu J, LE Jackson, 2017. Inverse Relationship between Urban Green Space and Childhood Autism in California Elementary School Districts. Environment International 107:140-146.
Yngve L, Beyer K, Malecki K, Jackson L. 2016 September Yngve L, Beyer K, Malecki K, Jackson L. Street-scale Green Infrastructure and Physical Activity. Poster presented at the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Annual Conference. September 2016.
Yngve L, Jackson L. 2015 September Yngve L, Jackson L. Integrating Local "Green" Assets into Brownfields Redevelopment: Tools and Examples. Poster presented at National Brownfields Training Conference. September 2015.
Yngve L, Jackson L. 2015 September Yngve L, Jackson L. Neighborhood Indicators of Walkability using Fine-Scale Land Cover. Poster presented at Esri Health and Human Services GIS Conference. September 2015.