Earth & Climate Sciences Faculty Publications--2013

1. Refereed Publications

Klove, B., Ala-Aho, P., Bertrand, G., Gurdak, J.J., Kupfersberger, H., Kvaerner, J., Muotka, T., Mykra, H., Preda, E., Rossi, P., Uvo, C.B., Velasco, E.* Wachniew, P., and Velazquez, M.P., 2013, Climate change impacts on groundwater and dependent ecosystems, Journal of Hydrology, vol. 518, part B, pages 179-278 (10 October 2014), Special Issue: Climatic change impact on water: Overcoming data and science gaps, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.06.037.

Luers, A.L. and L.S. Sklar (2013). The difficult, the dangerous, and the catastrophic: Managing the spectrum of climate risks, Earth’s Future 2, doi:10.1002/2013EF000192.

Taniguchi, M., Allen, D., and Gurdak, J.J., 2013, Optimizing the Water-Energy-Food nexus in the Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire, EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, vol. 94(47), p. 435, doi:10.1002/2013EO470005.

2. Refereed Abstracts and Technical Memoranda, Field Trip Publications, Books and Invited Journal and Conference Publications

Allen, D.M., Holding, S., Foster, S., Hsieh, A., Larocque, I., Klassen, J., van Pelt, S., Gurdak, J.J., and Taniguchi, M., 2014, Assessment of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Groundwater Systems, Transboundary Water Assessment Programme, Submitted to UNESCO-IHP, Final Report, 43 pp.

Gurdak, J.J., Kimmelshue, J., Munk, D., Quinn, N., Robertson, M., Steele, A., and Styles, S., 2013, Peer review of the San Joaquin River Restoration Program’s Seepage Management Plan, Independent peer review panel for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Seepage Management Plan, 65 p.

Gurdak, J.J., 2013, Foreword, Groundwater in the coastal zone of Asia-Pacific, C. Wetzelhuetter (Ed.), Springer, 382 p., ISBN 978-94-007-5648-9.

Gurdak, J.J., Leblanc M., Carvalho Resende, T., Green T.R., Tweed, S., Longuevergne, L., Allen, D.M., and Elliott, J.F., 2015, Groundwater and climate change: Mitigating the global groundwater crisis and adapting to climate change – A position paper by GRAPHIC, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)- International Hydrologic Programme (IHP), published by UNESCO, Paris, France, 8 pages.

Hanak, E., Mount, J., Lund, J., Thompson, B., Gurdak, J.J., Harter, T., Green, S., Sandoval-Solis, S., 2015, Storing Water, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC), annual briefing series, 4 pps., available at http://www.ppic.org/content/pubs/report/R_415SWR.pdf

Steele, G.V., Gurdak, J.J., and Hobza, C., 2014, Water movement through the unsaturated zone of the High Plains aquifer in the Central Platte Natural Resources District, Nebraska, 2008–12, U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2014-5008, Reston, VA, 51 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2014/5008/

3. Papers Presented at Conferences and Symposia

Corbett, R.M.,* and Gurdak, J.J., 2013, Mathematical modeling of fog water deposition, San Francisco, California, San Francisco State University (SFSU) Graduate Research and Creative Works Showcase, May 2.

Gaeuman, D., O. Arabnia, C. Noll, and L.S. Sklar, 2013, A flume experiment to constrain bedload adaptation length, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP31B-0855.

Gurdak, J.J.
, M.E. Newcomer, L.S. Sklar, and L. Nanus, 2013, Managed aquifer recharge with low impact development under a changing climate, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EPH11F-1210.

Olson, C.,
C. Thomas,* L.S. Sklar and B. Goodfellow, 2013, Effect of chemical weathering on sediment resistance to mechanical wear in streams, Geological Society of America - Cordilleran Section 109th Annual Meeting, May 2013, Fresno, CA.

Lauffenburger, Z.H.,* and Gurdak, J.J., 2013, Recharge beneath land use and climate gradients, northern High Plains aquifer, USA, San Francisco State University (SFSU) Graduate Research and Creative Works Showcase, May 2.
Lukens, C.E., C.S. Riebe, L.S. Sklar and D.L. Shuster, 2013, Evidence for climatic and topographic control of the size and flux of eroded sediment across a steep mountain catchment, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP52A-05.

Lukens, C.E., C.S.Riebe, Sklar, L.S., and Shuster, D.L., 2013, Altitudinal variations in the size and flux of eroded sediment revealed by cosmogenic nuclides and detrital thermochronometry, International Association of Geomorphologists International Conference on Geomorphology, Paris, session S17.

Manners, R., A. Lightbody, A. Wilcox, J. Stella, L. Kui, and L.S. Sklar, 2013, Observations on the balance between abiotic and biotic factors in plant-morphodynamic feedbacks, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EPH33A-1336.

Murphy, B.P., J. Johnson, N. Gasparini, and L.S. Sklar, 2013, Climatic controls on mechanical rock strength and channel incision due to bedrock weathering, Kohala Peninsula, Hawaii, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP52A-05.

Reibe, C.S., L.S. Sklar, C.E. Lukens, and D.L. Shuster, 2013, Climate and topography control the size and flux of sediment produced on steep mountain slopes, Geological Society of America - Annual Meeting, October 2013, Denver, CO, abs. 223246

Steele, G.V., Gurdak, J.J., and Hobza, C., 2013, Water movement through the unsaturated zone of the High Plains aquifer in the Central Platte Natural Resources District, Nebraska, 2008-2012, Geological Society of America (GSA), 2013 Annual Meeting, GSA Abstracts with Programs vol. 45, no. 7.  

Steele, G.V., Gurdak, J.J., and Hobza, C., 2013, Quantifying Groundwater Recharge in the Central Platte Natural Resources District, Nebraska, 2008-2012, Changes: Climate, Water, and Life on the Great Plains, Symposium 2013, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Taniguchi, M., Gurdak, J.J., Allen, D.M., Siringan, F., Delinon, R., Shoji, J., Fui, M., and Baba K., Water-Energy-Food Nexus in Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire, 2013 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December 9-13.

Van der Ploeg, M.J., D.I. Cendón, S. Haldorsen, J. Chen, J.J. Gurdak, O. Tujchneider, R. Vaikmäe, R. Purtschert, N. Chkir Ben Jemâa, 2013, Climate impact on groundwater systems: the past is the key to the future, European Geophysical Union (EGU), Vienna, Austria, April 7-12.

Van der Ploeg, M.J., Cendon, D.I., Haldorsen, S., Chen, J., Gurdak, J.J., Tujchneider, O., Vaikmae, R., Purtschert, R., and Ben Jemaa, N.C., 2013, Global palaeoclimate signals in climate in groundwater: the past is the key to the future, 2013 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, Dec. 9-13.

Yousfi, Y.,*
L.S. Sklar, D. Dawdy, 2013, Are discontinuous rating curves in sand bedded rivers due to bedform transitions or bed scour?, Eos Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP53A-0729.

*Student coauthor

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