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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Enabling Management Response of Southeastern Agricultural Crop and Pasture Systems to Climate Change

Location: National Soil Dynamics Laboratory

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Continuous versus pulse neutron induced gamma spectroscopy for soil carbon analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(29-Oct-14)
Effects of elevated CO2 on biomass and fungi associated with two ecotypes of ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Price, A.J., Mcelroy, S., Torbert III, H.A. 2014. Effects of elevated CO2 on biomass and fungi associated with two ecotypes of ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.). Frontiers in Plant Science. 5:1-7. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00500
Advanced in-situ measurement of soil carbon content using inelastic neutron scattering - (Abstract Only)
Yakubova, G.N., Kavetskiy, A., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2014. Advanced in-situ measurement of soil carbon content using inelastic neutron scattering [abstract]. Complex Soil Systems Conference: A Path to Improved Understanding of Complex Soil Systems. p. 63.
Monte-Carlo simulation of soil carbon measurements by inelastic neutron scattering - (Abstract Only)
Kavetskiy, A., Yakubova, G.N., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A. 2014. Monte-Carlo simulation of soil carbon measurements by inelastic neutron scattering [abstract]. Complex Soil Systems Conference: A Path to Improved Understanding of Complex Soil Systems. p. 43.
Influence of aboveground tree biomass, home age, and yard maintenance on soil carbon levels in residential yards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huyler, A., Chappelka, A.H., Prior, S.A., Somers, G.L. 2014. Influence of aboveground tree biomass, home age, and yard maintenance on soil carbon levels in residential yards. Urban Ecosystems. 17:787-805. doi:10.1007/s11252-014-0350-7.
Effects of enhanced efficiency fertilizers on cotton growth characteristics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Runion, G.B., Watts, D.B. 2014. Effects of enhanced efficiency fertilizers on cotton growth characteristics. Crop Management. doi 10.2134/cm-2013-0050-RS.
Integrating a process-based ecosystem model with Landsat imagery to assess impacts of forest disturbance on terrestrial carbon dynamics: Case studies in Alabama and Mississippi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, G., Tian, H., Prior, S.A., Pan, S. 2013. Integrating a process-based ecosystem model with Landsat imagery to assess impacts of forest disturbance on terrestrial carbon dynamics: Case studies in Alabama and Mississippi. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences. 118:1208-1224.
Drivers of soil carbon in residential ‘pure lawns’in Auburn, Alabama - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huyler, A., Chappelka, A., Prior, S.A., Somers, G. 2014. Drivers of soil carbon in residential ‘pure lawns’ in Auburn, Alabama. Urban Ecosystems. 17:205-219.
Leaves: Elevated CO2 levels - (Book / Chapter)
Runion, G.B., Pritchard, S.G., Prior, S.A. 2014. Leaves: Elevated CO2 levels. In: Wang, Y.Z., editor. Encyclopedia of Natural Resources. p. 338-342.
Trace gas emissions from nursery crop production using different fertilizer methods - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B., Sibley, J.L., Knight, P.R. 2012. Trace gas emissions from nursery crop production using different fertilizer methods. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 9 p. http://ipps-srna.org/?page_id+360
Impact of increasing atmospheric co2 on carbon dynamics under different tillage practices - (Proceedings)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Rogers, H.H. 2012. Impact of increasing atmospheric co2 on carbon dynamics under different tillage practices. In: Proceedings of the International Soil Tillage Research Organization Proceedings. CDROM.
Contemporary and projected biogenic fluxes of methane and nitrous oxide in North American terrestrial ecosystems     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, H., Lu, C., Chen, G., Tao, B., Pan, S., Delgrosso, S.J., Xu, X., Bruhwiler, L., Wofsky, S.C., Kort, E.A., Prior, S.A. 2012. Contemporary and projected biogenic fluxes of methane and nitrous oxide in North American terrestrial ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 10(10):528-536.
Effects of elevated carbon dioxide and increased temperature on methane and nitrous oxide fluxes: evidence from field experiments     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dijkstra, F.A., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Tian, H., Lu, C., Venterea, R.T. 2012. Effects of elevated carbon dioxide and increased temperature on methane and nitrous oxide fluxes: evidence from field experiments. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 10(10):520-527.
Influence of corn (zea mays l.) cultivar development on grain nutrient concentration     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, C., Motta, A., Prior, S.A., Reissman, C., Dos Santos, N., Valaski, J., Gabardo, J. 2012. Influence of corn (zea mays l.) cultivar development on grain nutrient concentration. International Journal of Agronomy. Volume 2012, Article ID 842582. 7 pages. doi:10.1155/2012/842582.
Sour orange fine root distribution after seventeen years of atmospheric CO2 enrichment     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Idso, S.B., Kimball, B.A. 2012. Sour orange fine root distribution after seventeen years of atmospheric CO2 enrichment. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 162-163:85-90.
Effects of fertilizer placement on trace gas emissions from container-grown plant production - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B., Sibley, J.L., Knight, P.R. 2012. Effects of fertilizer placement on trace gas emissions from container-grown plant production. Southern Region of the American Society for Horticultural Science. Hortscience 47(9):S2.
Cover crop biomass harvest influences cotton nitrogen utilization and productivity     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ducamp, F., Arriaga, F.J., Balkcom, K.S., Prior, S.A., Van Santen, E., Mitchell, C.C. 2012. Cover crop biomass harvest influences cotton nitrogen utilization and productivity. International Journal of Agronomy. Article 420624, 12 pages. doi:10.1155/2012/420624. Available: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ija/2012/420624/.
Impact of tillage and fertilizer application method on gas emissions in a corn cropping system     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, K.E., Watts, D.B., Way, T.R., Torbert III, H.A., Prior, S.A. 2012. Impact of tillage and fertilizer application method on gas emissions in a corn cropping system. Pedosphere. 22(5):604-615.
Trace gas flux from container production of woody landscape plants - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Sibley, J.L., Knight, P.R. 2012. Trace gas flux from container production of woody landscape plants. In: Proceedings Southern Nursery Association Proceedings. 57:43-47.
Drought in the Southern United States over the 20th century: Variability and its impacts on terrestrial ecosystem productivity and carbon storage     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, G., Tian, H., Zhang, C., Liu, M., Ren, W., Zhu, W., Chappelka, A., Prior, S.A., Lockaby, G. 2012. Drought in the Southern United States over the 20th century: variability and its impacts on terrestrial ecosystem productivity and carbon storage. Climatic Change. 114(2):379-397.
Effects of atmospheric CO2 enrichment on soil CO2 efflux in a young longleaf pine system     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Runion, G.B., Butnor, J.R., Prior, S.A., Mitchell, R., Rogers, H.H. 2012. Effects of atmospheric CO2 enrichment on soil CO2 efflux in a young longleaf pine system. International Journal of Agronomy. vol. 2012, Article ID 549745, 9 pages, doi:10.1155/2012/549745.
Determining trace gas flux from container-grown woody ornamentals - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, H.A., Fain, G.H., Sibley, J.L., Knight, P.R. 2011. Determining trace gas flux from container-grown woody ornamentals. International Plant Propagators Proceedings. 10 p. http://ipps-srna.org/pdf/2011Papers/17-Marble.pdf
Landscape establishment of woody ornamentals grown in alternative wood-based container substrates     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marble, S.C., Fain, G.B., Gilliam, C.H., Runion, G.B., Prior, S.A., Torbert III, H.A., Wells, D. 2011. Landscape establishment of woody ornamentals grown in alternative wood-based container substrates. Journal of Environmental Horticulture. 30(1):13-16.
Potential drivers for soil carbon pools in residential areas in Auburn, Alabama - (Abstract Only)
Huyler, A., Chappelka, A., Prior, S.A., Somers, G. 2011. Potential drivers for soil carbon pools in residential areas in Auburn, Alabama [abstract]. 72nd Association of Southeastern Biologist Annual Meeting, April 13-16, 2011, Huntsville, Alabama. CDROM.
Strategies for carbon sequestration and reducing greenhouse gas emissions from nursery production systems - (Research Technical Update)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Marble, S.A. 2011. Strategies for carbon sequestration and reducing greenhouse gas emissions from nursery production systems. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Floriculture and Nursery Research Initiative (FNRI) Progress Report. National Soil Dynamics Laboratory, Auburn, AL. p. 55.
The importance of determining carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas mitigation potential in ornamental horticulture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B. 2011. The importance of determining carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas mitigation potential in ornamental horticulture. HortScience. 46(2):240-244.
Soil carbon as affected by horticultural species and growth media - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B., Sibley, J.L., Knight, P.R. 2011. Soil carbon as affected by horticultural species and growth media. Southern Nursery Association Proceedings, January 19-20, 2011, Mobile, Alabama. 56:345-350.
A review of elevated atmospheric CO2 effects on plant growth and water relations: implications for horticulture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Marble, C., Rogers Jr, H.H., Gilliam, C.H., Torbert III, H.A. 2011. A review of elevated atmospheric CO2 effects on plant growth and water relations: implications for horticulture. HortScience. 46(2):158-162.
Soil Carbon Levels in Residential Areas in Auburn, Alabama - (Abstract Only)
Huyler, A., Chappelka, A., Prior, S.A., Somers, G., Loewenstein, E., Zipperer, W. 2010. Soil Carbon Levels in Residential Areas in Auburn, Alabama [abstract]. 5th International Conference Soils of Urban, Industrial, Traffic, Mining, and Military Areas (SUITMA). CDROM.
Effects of media and species on soil CO2 efflux in the landscape - (Proceedings)
Marble, S.C., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B. 2011. Effects of media and species on soil CO2 efflux in the landscape. In: Proceedings International Plant Propagator's Society, October 9-13, 2010, Raleigh, NC. Available: http://www.ipps-srna.org/2010papers.htm.
Determining media and species effects on soil carbon dynamics in the landscape - (Abstract Only)
Marble, C.S., Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Gilliam, C.H., Fain, G.B. Determining media and species effects on soil carbon dynamics in the landscape [abstract]. Hortscience. 45(8):S108.
Implications of elevated atmospheric CO2 on plant growth and water relations - (Abstract Only)
Prior, S.A., Runion, G.B., Marble, C., Torbert III, H.A., Rogers Jr, H.H., Gilliam, C.H. 2010. Implications of elevated atmospheric CO2 on plant growth and water relations [abstract]. Hortscience. 45(8):S14.
Influence of elevated atmospheric CO2 and tillage practice on rainfall simulation - (Proceedings)
Prior, S.A., Watts, D.B., Arriaga, F.J., Runion, G.B., Torbert III, H.A., Rogers Jr, H.H. 2010. Influence of elevated atmospheric CO2 and tillage practice on rainfall simulation. In: Conservation Agriculture Impacts-Local and Global, Proceedings of 32nd Southern Conservation Agricultural Systems Conference, July 20-22, 2010, Jackson, Tennessee. P. 83-88. CD-ROM.
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