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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Water Availability and Water Management (NP #211)
Leveraging Remote Sensing, Land Surface Modeling and Ground-Based Observations ... Variables Within Heterogeneous Agricultural Landscapes
(Appropriated)
Quantifying and Monitoring Nutrient Cycling, Carbon Dynamics and Soil Productivity at Field, Watershed and Regional Scales
(Appropriated)
A Unified and Coherent Land Surface Temperature and Emissivity (Lst&e) Earth System Data Record (Esdr) for Earth Science
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Application for Soil Moisture Active/passive (Smap) Science Definition Team
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Ceap Wetland Mid-Atlantic Regional Study (2012/2013)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Ceap-Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Regional Study (2013/2014)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2014 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Continuation of Amsr-E Climate Records with Jaxa Amsr2
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Continuation of Amsr-E Climate Records with Jaxa Amsr2
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Determining the Thermal Sensor Revisit Interval for Remotely Monitoring Evapotranspiration at Field Scales
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of a Multi-Scale Remote-Sensing Based Framework for Mapping Drought over North America
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Estimating Soil Moisture Content with Windsat and Remotely Sensed Vegetation Water Content
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Fusing Modis, Landsat, and Geostationary Data for Daily Monitoring of Crop Condition and Water Use at Field Scales
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Integrating Microwave and Thermal Remote Sensing for Continuous Dual Source Surface Energy Balance Modeling
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Mapping and Monitoring of Wetland Dynamics for Improved Resilience and Delivery of Ecosystem Services in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Multi-Agency Collaboration on Geographic Information System (Gis) Based Methods for Assessing Watershed Connectivity
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Multi-Agency Collaboration on Geographic Information System (Gis) Based Methods for Assessing Watershed Connectivity
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Soil Moisture Active/passive (Smap) Funding
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Spectral Properties of Diverse Winter and Summer Crops to Support Crop Identification and Confition Assessment Research
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Using Triple Collocation to Leverage Sparse Ground-Based Observations for Smap Calibration/validation Activities
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Validation of Satellite-Based Soil Moisture Products Using in Situ Data
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Validation of Satellite-Based Soil Moisture Products Using in Situ Data
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Validation of Smap Soil Moisture Products with in Situ and Satellite Observations
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Memorandum of Understanding Between USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station and USDA ARS Ba
(Memorandum of Understanding)
A New-Generation Flood Forecasting System Using Observations from Space
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Memorandum of Understanding Between the California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion LABORATORY...AGRICULTURAL Research Service
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Usda/usgs Collaborative Watershed Research to Improve Conservation Practice Implementation in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Evaporative Stress Index for Assessing Drought
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Airborne Microwave Observatory of Subcanopy and Subsurface (Airmoss)
(Reimbursable)
Albedo Trends Related to Land Cover Change and Disturbance: a Multi-Sensor Approach
(Reimbursable)
Application of the Auto-Tuned Land Assimilation System (Atlas) Algorithm to Ascat Soil Moisture Evaluation
(Reimbursable)
Ceap - Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Regional Study (2012/2013)
(Reimbursable)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project Croplands Watersheds Studies - Chesapeake Bay/atlantic Coastal Plain Watersheds (2012)
(Reimbursable)
Development of a Soil Moisture Product Using Aquarius/sac-D Observations
(Reimbursable)
Development of Continuous Multi-Satellite Land Surface Temperature Products
(Reimbursable)
Dual Assimilation of Microwave and Thermal-Infrared Satellite Observations of Soil Moisture into Nldas for Improved Drought Monitoring
(Reimbursable)
Ecological and Agricultural Productivity Forecasting Using Root-Zone Soil Moisture Products Derived from the Nasa Smap Mission
(Reimbursable)
Enhancing the USDA Global Crop Production Decision Support System with Nasa Land Information System and Water Cycle Satellite Observations
(Reimbursable)
Evaluation and Improvement of the Aqua/amsr-E Soil Moisture Algorithm
(Reimbursable)
Impacts of Biofuel Development on Carbon Management and Agricultural Conservation Practices
(Reimbursable)
Implementing Statewide Adaptive Cover Crop Management Tools in the State of Maryland and Piloting Support for Adjacent States
(Reimbursable)
Mapping and Monitoring of Wetland Dynamics for Improved Resilience and Delivery of Ecosystem Services in the Mid-Atlantic Region
(Reimbursable)
Nasa's Project Nile: Distributed Hydrological Information for Basin-Wide Water Management
(Reimbursable)
Remote Sensing of Wetland Restoration Hydrology in Maryland
(Reimbursable)
Routine Mapping of Land-Surface Carbon, Water and Energy Fluxes at Field to Regional Scales by Fusing Multi-Scale and Multi-Sensor Imagery
(Reimbursable)
Single Channel Soil Moisture Algorithm and Validation in the U.S.
(Reimbursable)
Soil Moisture Validation in the U.S. and a Land Temperature Product
(Reimbursable)
USDA Black Carbon Initiative: a Portfolio of Proposed Activities
(Reimbursable)
Albedo Trends Related to Land Cover Change and Disturbance: a Multi-Sensor Approach
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Agricultural Burning and Black Carbon Emissions in Russia Using Remote Sensing Approaches
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing the Effects and Effectiveness of Conservation Practices Through Advanced Geospatial Techniques
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing the Effects and Effectiveness of Winter Cover Crops Using Remote Sensing and Other Advanced Geospatial Techniques
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Snow Model for Tseb/alexi
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Implementing the Two Source Energy Balance Model Modified for Snow (Tsebs) Within the Operational Alexi Modeling System
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improve the Accuracy and Detail of Wetland Maps to Support Enhanced Assessment of Wetland Ecosystem Services
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mapping Evapotranspiration and Stress over Vineyards Using High Resolution Thermal Remote Sensing 1 Iop
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mapping Evapotranspiration and Stress over Vineyards Using High Resolution Thermal Remote Sensing Data 2 Iop
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mid-Atlantic Regional Wetland Conservation Effects Assessment Project: Plant Biodiversity Support
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Pedological Processes Linking Wetland Restoration Practices to Ecosystem Services
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Soil Moisture Active Passive (Smap) in Situ Sensor Testbed
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Utility of Evapotranspiration and Plant Stress Mapping over Vineyards Using Uas High Resolution Remote Data
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Wetland-Stream Hydrologic Connectivity and Ecosystem Services
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Utility of Thermal-Based Two-Source Model for Routine Evapotranspiration Estimation of Vineyards
(Trust)
Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Discerning the Fate of Atmospheric Agricultural Emissions in the Chesapeake Bay Region
(Appropriated)
Quantifying and Monitoring Nutrient Cycling, Carbon Dynamics and Soil Productivity at Field, Watershed and Regional Scales
(Appropriated)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Estimating Soil Moisture Content with Windsat and Remotely Sensed Vegetation Water Content
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Spectral Properties of Diverse Winter and Summer Crops to Support Crop Identification and Confition Assessment Research
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Innovative Approaches to Capture Air Pollutant Emissions from Poultry Operations
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Measuring Air Quality in the Chesapeake Bay Region at the Agriculture-Urban Interface
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Impacts of Biofuel Development on Carbon Management and Agricultural Conservation Practices
(Reimbursable)
Routine Mapping of Land-Surface Carbon, Water and Energy Fluxes at Field to Regional Scales by Fusing Multi-Scale and Multi-Sensor Imagery
(Reimbursable)
USDA Black Carbon Initiative: a Portfolio of Proposed Activities
(Reimbursable)
Assessing Agricultural Burning and Black Carbon Emissions in Russia Using Remote Sensing Approaches
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Intergrated Air Pollutant Sampling Approaches and An Agricultural Air Quality Database
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating the Environmental Fate and Transport of Agriculturally Related Pollutant Emissions
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Utilizing Sustainable Remediation Technologies to Reduce Bioavailability and Transport of Chlorinated Organic Compounds
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 3/21/2013
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