Earth & Climate Sciences Faculty Publications--2014

1. Refereed Publications

Albertson, L.K., L.S. Sklar, P. Pontau, M. Dow and B.J. Cardinale (2014). A mechanistic model linking insect (Hydropsychidae) silk nets to incipient sediment motion in gravel-bedded streams, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, 110, 1833-1852, doi:10.1002/2013JF003024.

Albertson, L.K., B.J. Cardinale and L.S. Sklar (2014). Non-additive species interactions produce synergistic effects on sediment stability in streams, PLoS ONE, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0103417.g005.

Gaeuman, D., L.S. Sklar, and Y. Lai (2014). Experiments to constrain bedload adaptation length, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001067.

Hsu, L., W.E. Dietrich and L.S. Sklar (2014). Mean and fluctuating basal forces generated by granular flows: laboratory observations in a large vertically rotating drum, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, doi: 10.1002/2013JF003078.

Kuss, A.J.M.*, and Gurdak, J.J., Groundwater level response in U.S. Principal Aquifers to ENSO, NAO, PDO, and AMO, 2014: Journal of Hydrology, 519, 1938-1952,doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.09.069.

Monteverdi, J. P.,, Roger Edwards, and Gregory J. Stumpf, 2014: An Analysis of the 7 July 2004 Rockwell Pass, California, Tornado: Highest-Elevation Tornado Documented in the United States. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 3925–3943.

Newcomer, M.E., J.J. Gurdak, L.S. Sklar, and L. Nanus (2014). Urban recharge beneath low impact development and effects of climate variability and change, Water Resources Research 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR014282.

Riebe, C.S., L.S. Sklar, B.T. Overstreet, and J.K. Wooster (2014). Optimal reproduction in salmon spawning substrates linked to grain size and fish length, Water Resources Research 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR014231.

Sklar, L.S.  (2014). An ephemeral gorge: News & Views, Nature Geoscience 7, 624-625, doi:10.1038/ngeo2235.

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

Gurdak, J.J., 2014: Chapter 8. Groundwater vulnerability, In Eslamian, S. (Ed.). Handbook of Engineering Hydrology, Volume 3: Environmental Hydrology and Water Management. 33 p., CRC Press.

3. Papers Presented at Conferences and Symposia

Alden, L.L. and L.S. Sklar, 2014, Is frost cracking by segregation ice growth one of the mechanisms that erode bedrock river margins?, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP31D-3587.

Arabnia, O., L.S. Sklar and M.K. Mclaughlin*, 2014, Particle size reduction in debris flows: Laboratory experiments compared with field data from Inyo Creek, California, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP53B-3657.

Genetti, J.R., L.S. Sklar and S. Leclere, 2014, Hillslope sediment size distributions linked to geomorphic process regimes in a steep mountain catchment: Field data from Inyo Creek, Sierra Nevada, California, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP23A-3580.

Leclere, S., L.S. Sklar and J.R. Genetti, 2014, Mapping geomorphic process domains to predict hillslope sediment size distributions using remotely-sensed data and field sampling, Inyo Creek, California, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP23A-3581.

Lukens, C.E., Riebe, C.S., L.S. Sklar and D.L. Shuster, 2014, A widespread grain size bias in detrital cosmogenic nuclide studies: Implications for sampling in steep terrain, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP11C-02.

Manners, R., A. Wilcox, L. Kui, J. Stella, A. Lightbody, and L.S. Sklar, 2014, Sediment supply as a control on plant-morphodynamic interactions, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP52B-02.

Mclaughlin, M.K
.*, L.S. Sklar and O. Arabnia, 2014, Evolution of particle angularity in natural and laboratory debris flows, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP53B-3656.

Nanus, L., Geyer, G.E.*, Gurdak, J.J., Orencio, P.M., Endo, A., and Taniguchi, M., 2014, Freshwater vulnerability to nitrate contamination as an indicator of sustainability and resilience within the water-energy-food nexus of the California Coastal Basins, 2014 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December 15-19.

Riebe, C.S., L.S. Sklar , B.T. Overstreet, J.K. Wooster and D.G. Bellugi, 2014, Reproductive potential of salmon spawning substrates inferred from grain size and fish length, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP41C-02.

Sklar, L.S., C.S. Riebe, B.T. Overstreet, and J.K. Wooster, 2014, Beyond the 10% rule: A new method for predicting salmon spawning potential from substrate grain size and fish length, 8th Bay-Delta Science Conference, Sacramento, Oct. 28-30.

Sklar, L.S., C.S. Riebe, D.G. Bellugi, C.E. Lukens and C. Noll, 2014, Catchment power and the joint distribution of elevation and travel distance to the outlet, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(52), Fall Suppl., Abstract EP53A-3589.

Taniguchi, M., Endo, A., Fujii, M., Shoji, J., Baba, K., Gurdak, J.J., Allen, D.M., Siringan, F., Delinon, R., 2014, Security of water, energy, and food nexus in Asia-Pacific region, 2014 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December 15-19.

Velasco, E.*, Gurdak, J.J., Dickinson, J., Hanson, R.T., Ferre, P.A., and Maurer, E.P., 2014, Groundwater level response in U.S. Principal Aquifers to natural climate variability on interannual to multidecadal timescales, 2014 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, December 15-19, GC11D-0593: Natural- and human-induced changes and the role of groundwater in the terrestrial water cycle.

*Student coauthor

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