Publications

The Institute for the Environment and our research centers often release research reports commissioned by various funders and written for a variety of audiences. Below are some of our most recent publications.

2014

Kim, Y., C. Song, L.E. Band, in press.  The influence of forest regrowth on stream discharge in North Carolina Piedmont watersheds.  Journal of the American Water Resources Association.

McDonald, Noreen, David Salvesen, Renee Kuhlman and Tabitha Combs. 2014. The Impact of Changes in State Minimum Acreage Policies on School Siting Practices. Journal of Planning Education and Research

2013

Allicock, M. & Graves, N. & Gray, K. & Troester, M. A.(2013). African American Women's Perspectives on Breast Cancer: Implications for Communicating Risk of Basal-like Breast Cancer. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 24(2), 753-767.

Arunachalam, S., M. Woody, J. Rissman, F. S. Binkowski, H.-W. Wong, S. Jathar, A. Robinson, 2013. An enhanced sub-grid scale approach to characterize air quality impacts of aircraft emissions, D.G. Steyn et al (eds.), Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XXII, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security, pp 327-332, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5577-2__55, Springer, The Netherlands, 2014.

Ashok, A., I.H. Lee, S. Arunachalam, I. A. Waitz, S.H.L. Yim, R.H. Barrett, (2013). Development of a response surface model of aviation s air quality impacts in the United States. Atmospheric Environment 77:445-452, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.05.023.

Dubbs, L., A.G. Keeler, and T. O’Meara (2013). Permitting, risk, and marine hydrokinetic energydevelopment. Electricity Journal. In press.

Farooqui, Z., J.J. West, U. Shankar, K. Sexton, Z. Adelman, M. Omary, A. Xiu, S. Arunachalam, N. Davis, W. Vizuete, (2013). Adaptation of a Dust Emission Model and Assessment of Simulated PM10 in the United Arab Emirates, In Review.

Fraser, James, Bazuin, Joshua, and Lawrence Band. 2013. “Covenants, cohesion, and community: The effects of neighborhood governance on lawn fertilization.” Landscape and Urban Planning 115: 3038.

Heist, D., V. Isakov, S. Perry, M. Snyder, A. Venkatram, C. Hood, J. Stocker, D. Carruthers, S. Arunachalam and C. Owen (2013). Estimating near-road pollutant dispersion: a model inter-comparison Transportation Research, Part D., 25:93-105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trd.2013.09.003

Hench, J.L., and J.H. Rosman, 2013, Observations of spatial flow patterns at the coral colony scale on a shallow reef flat, J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1029/2012JC008387.

Kirsch, B. R., Characklis, G. W. and H. B. Zeff. (2013). “Evaluating the Impact of Alternative Hydro-climate Scenarios on Transfer Agreements: A Practical Improvement for Generating Synthetic Streamflows,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management,139(4): pp. 396-406.

LePrevost, C., Gray, K., Hernández-Pelletier, M., Bouma, B., Arellano, C., Cope, W.G. (April 2013). Need for Improved Risk Communication of Fish Consumption Advisories to Protect Maternal and Child Health: Influence of Primary Informants, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(5), 1720-1734.

Lyles, Ward, Philip Berke and Gavin Smith. Forthcoming. Do Planners Matter? Examining Factors Driving the Incorporation of Land Use Approaches into Hazard Mitigation Plans. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management.
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M. Woody *, S. Arunachalam, F.S. Binkowski, J.J. West, S.H. Jathar. A.L. Robinson, (2013).  Modeling Organic Aerosols in CMAQ using the Volatility Basis Set Approach and Application to Aircraft Emissions, To be submitted October 2013.

Matthew C. Woody, Saravanan Arunachalam, Secondary organic aerosol produced from aircraft emissions at the Atlanta Airport: An advanced diagnostic investigation using process analysis, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 79, November 2013, Pages 101-109, ISSN 1352-2310, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.06.007.

McKenzie, D., U. Shankar, R. E. Keane, W. E. Heilman, E. N. Stavros, D. G. Fox and A. E. Riebau, 2013: Smoke consequences of new wildfire regimes driven by climate change. Plenary talk at the International Smoke Symposium, Adelphi, MD, October 21-24, 2013.

Meng Q, Richmond-Bryant J, Lu SE, Buckley B, Welsh WJ, Whitsel E, A, Hanna A, Yeatts KB, Warren J, Herring AH, Xiu A. (2013) Cardiovascular outcomes and the physical and chemical properties of metal ions found in particulate matter air pollution: a QICAR study. Environmental Health Perspectives. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205793

Rissman, J., Arunachalam, S., Woody, M., West, J. J., BenDor, T., and Binkowski, F. S.: A plume-in-grid approach to characterize air quality impacts of aircraft emissions at the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 9285-9302, doi:10.5194/acp-13-9285-2013, 2013.

Rissman, J., S. Arunachalam, T. Bendor and J.J. West. Equity and Health Impacts of Aircraft Emissions at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Landscape and Urban Planning, Available online 22 September 2013, ISSN 0169-2046, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2013.07.010.

Smith, Gavin, Ward Lyles and Philip Berke. Forthcoming. "The Role of Hazard Mitigation Planning in Building Local Capacity and Commitment: A Tale of Six States" International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters.
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Zeff, H.B. and G. W. Characklis. (2013). “Managing Water Utility Financial Risks through Third-Party Index Insurance,” Water Resources Research, 49, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20364.

2012

Aneja, V. P., A. Aiyyer, A. Hanna, U. Shankar, Z. Adelman, S. Arunachalam, S. T. Rao, R. Mathur, J.D. Mobley, V. Ramaswamy, V.M. Krishna, V. Manickam, M.P. Singh, J. Biswas and E. Upadhyay, 2012: U.S.-India Collaboration on Air Quality and Climate Research and Education. Environmental Manager, Publication Date (Web): 01 Mar 2012

Aneja, V., A. Aiyyer, A. Hanna, U. Shankar, Z. Adelman, S. Arunachalam, S. T. Rao, R. Mathur, D. Mobley, V. Ramaswamy, V. Krishna, V. Manickam, M. P. Singh, J. Biswas, AND E. Upadhyay. U.S. - India Collaboration on Air Quality and Climate Research and Education. EM: Air and Waste Management Associations Magazine for Environmental Managers. Air & Waste Management Association, Pittsburgh, PA, March(3):30-36, (2012).

Band, L. E., Hwang, T., Hales, T.C., Vose, J., Ford, C.R. 2012. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Mapping and modeling ecohydrological controls of landslides, Geomorphology,137, 159-167, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.06.025

Barrett, S., S. Yim, C. Gilmore, L.T. Murray, S. Kuhn, A. Tai, R. Yantosca, D. Byun, F. Ngan, X. Li, J. Levy, A. Ashok, J. Koo, H.M. Wong, O. Dessens, S. Balasubramanian, G. Fleming, M. Pearlson, C. Wollersheim, R. Malina, S. Arunachalam, F. Binkowski, E. Leibensperger, D. J. Jacob, J. Hileman, and I. Waitz (2012). Public Health, Climate and Economic Impacts of Desulfurizing Jet Fuel. Environ. Sci. & Tech., 46, 4275-4282, dx.doi.org/10.1021/es203325a. 

Berke, Philip and Ward Lyles. 2012 "Public Risks and the Challenges to Climate Adaptation: a Proposed Framework for Planning in the Age of Uncertainty" Working Paper submitted for peer review.
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Berke, Philip, Danielle Spurlock, George Hess, and Larry Band. 2012. Local Comprehensive Plan Quality and Regional Ecosystem Protection: The Case of the Jordan Lake Watershed, North Carolina, U.S.A., Land Use Policy, 31: 450-459.

Berke, Philip, Gavin Smith and Ward Lyles. 2012. Planning for Resiliency: An Evaluation of State Hazard Mitigation Plans under the Disaster Mitigation Act. Natural Hazards Review, 12 (2): 139-149.

Berke, Philip, Ward Lyles and Gavin Smith. 2012. "Impacts of Federal and State Hazard Mitigation Policies on Local Land Use Policy." Working Paper Submitted for Peer Review.
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Bowden, J.H., Christopher G. Nolte, Tanya L. Otte:, 2012 Simulating the Impact of the Large-Scale Circulation on the Regional 2-m Temperature and Precipitation Climatology, Climate Dynamics, in revision.

Bowden, J.H., T.L. Otte, Christopher G. Nolte, 2012: Examining Interior Grid Nudging Techniques Using Two-Way Nesting in the WRF Model for Regional Climate Modeling, Journal of Climate: 25,2805-2823, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00167.

Costa, J. T. and R. M. Sargent (Photographer). 2012. Highlands Botanical Garden: A Naturalist's Guide. Highlands, NC: Highlands Biological Foundation, Inc., 250 pp.

D. Crawford-Brown and S. Crawford-Brown, “Cumulative Risk Assessment Framework for Waterborne Contaminants”, Journal of Environmental Protection, 3, 400-413, 2012.

D. Crawford-Brown, “Assessing the Sensitivity of Climate Change Targets to Policies of Land Use, Energy Demand, Low Carbon Energy and Population Growth”, Journal of Environmental Protection, 2012.

D. Crawford-Brown, M. Syddall, D. Guan, J. Hall, A. Anger, K. Jenkins, R. Beaven, “The Sensitivity of London’s Economy to Climate Change Impacts: Adaptation Strategies”, Environment and Planning A, 2012.

D. Crawford-Brown, T. Barker, A. Anger and O. Dessins, “Ozone and PM Related Health Co-benefits of Climate Change Policies in Mexico”, Environmental Science and Policy, 17, 33-40, 2012.

Duan, S., S. S. Kaushal, P. M. Groffman, L. E. Band, and K. T. Belt 2012. J. Geophys. Res. , 117, G01025, doi:10.1029/2011JG001782.

Horney, Jennifer A.; Naimi, Ashley I.; Lyles, Ward; Simon, Matt; Salvesen, David; Berke, Philip. 2012. "Assessing the Relationship Between Hazard Mitigation Plan Quality and Rural Status in a Cohort of 57 Counties from 3 States in the Southeastern U.S." Challenges 3, no. 2: 183-193.

Hwang, T., L.E. Band, J.M. Vose, C. Tague 2012. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Hydrologic vegetation gradient as an indicator for hydrologic connectivity of headwater catchments. Water Resources Research,v. 48, W06514, 16 PP., 2012(doi:10.1029/2011WR011301.

Kasprzyk, J. R., Reed, P. M., Characklis, G. W. and B. R. Kirsch (2012). "Many-Objective de Novo Water Supply Portfolio Planning Under Deep Uncertainty," Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, pp. 87-104.

Levy, J. I., Woody, M., Baek, B. H., Shankar, U. and Arunachalam, S. (2012), Current and Future Particulate-Matter-Related Mortality Risks in the United States from Aviation Emissions During Landing and Takeoff, Risk Analysis, 32(2):237-249. 

Lihoreau, M., J. T. Costa, and C. Rivault. 2012. The social biology of domiciliary cockroaches: colony structure, kin recognition and collective decisions. Insectes Sociaux 59: 445-452.

Losego, J.L., K.J. Galluppi, and B.E. Montz, 2012: Improving Risk Characterization for NWS Decision Support for Emergency Managers. Weather and Society Watch, 6, 13-15.

Lyles, Ward, Philip Berke, and Gavin Smith. 2012. Evaluation of Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Quality.
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Lyles, Ward. 2012. "Social Network Analysis of Incorporation of Land Use Approaches in Hazard Mitigation Planning."
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Lyles, Ward. Philip Berke and Gavin Smith. "State Influences on Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Quality." Working paper submitted for peer review.
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Mittman, T., Band, L.E., Hwang, T., Smith, M.L. 2012. Distributed Hydrologic Modeling in the Suburban Landscape: Assessing Parameter Transferability from Gauged Reference Catchments. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 48, 546-557.doi:10.1111⁄j.1752-1688.2011.00636.x

Otte, T.L., C.G. Nolte, M.J. Otte, J.H. Bowden, 2012: Does nudging squelch the extremes in regional climate modeling? Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00048.1.

Reimagining Robbinsville
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Rodriguez, DA, G-H Cho, JP Elder, TL Conway, KR Evenson, B Ghosh-Dastidar, E Shay, D Cohen, S Veblen-Mortenson, J Pickrell, and L. Lytle, “Identifying walking trips from GPS and accelerometer data in adolescent females,” Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 9 (3), 421-431, 2012.

S. Kelly, D. Crawford-Brown and M. Pollitt, “Building Performance Evaluation and Certification in the UK: is SAP fit for Purpose?”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2012.

S. Kelly, M. Shipworth, D. Shipworth, M. Gentry, A. Wright, M. Pollit, D. Crawford-Brown and K. Lomas, “Predicting the Diversity of Internal Temperatures from the English Residential Sector using Panel Methods”, Applied Energy, 2012.

T. Mittman, L.E. Band, T. Hwang, M.L. Smith 2012. Distributed hydrologic modeling in the suburban landscape: Assessing parameter transferability from gauged reference catchments. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-12. DOI: 10.1111 j.1752-1688.2011.00636.x

Wong, D. C., Pleim, J., Mathur, R., Binkowski, F., Otte, T., Gilliam, R., Pouliot, G., Xiu, A., Young, J. O., and Kang, D.: WRF-CMAQ two-way coupled system with aerosol feedback: software development and preliminary results, Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 299-312, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-299-2012, 2012, http://www.geosci-model-dev.net/5/299/2012/gmd-5-299-2012.html.

2011

A. Skelton, D. Guan, G. Peters and D. Crawford-Brown, “Mapping Flows of Embodied Emissions in the Global Production System”, Environmental Science and Technology, 45, 10516-10523, 2011.

Anenberg, S. C., Talgo, K., Arunachalam, S., Dolwick, P., Jang, C., and West, J. J. 2011. Impacts of global, regional, and sectoral black carbon emission reductions on surface air quality and human mortality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 10653-10691, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-10653-2011.

Anenberg, S., K. Talgo, S. Arunachalam, P. Dolwick, .C. Jang, and J. West, 2011: Impacts of Global, Regional, and Sectoral Black Carbon Emission Reductions on Surface Air Quality and Human Mortality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 10653-10691, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-10653-2011.

Arunachalam, S., A. Valencia, D. Yang, N. Davis, BH Baek, R Dodson, EA Houseman and JI Levy, 2011. Comparing monitoring-based and modeling-based approaches for evaluating Black Carbon contributions from a U.S. airport. D.G. Steyn and S.T. Castelli (eds.), Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XXI, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security 4, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-1359-8_102, Springer, The Netherlands, 2011.

Arunachalam, S., B Wang, N Davis, BH Baek, and JI Levy (2011). Characterization of Air Quality and Health Impacts Assessment from 3 U.S. Airports – Methodology and Results, Atmos. Environ., 45 (19), 3294-3300, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.03.029. 

Arunachalam, S., M. Woody, BH Baek, U Shankar and JI Levy, 2011. An Investigation of the Impacts of Aviation Emissions on Future Air Quality and Health, D.G. Steyn and S.T. Castelli (eds.), Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XXI, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security 4, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-1359-8_108, Springer, The Netherlands, 2011.

Arunachalam, S., Wang, B., Davis, N., Baek, B.H., Levy, J.I. 2011. Effect of Chemistry-Transport Model Scale and Resolution on Population Exposure to PM2.5 from Aircraft Emissions during Landing and Takeoff, Atmospheric Environment, 45(19):3294-3300, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.03.029

Band, L.E., T. Hwang, T.C. Hales, 2011. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Mapping and modelling ecohydrological controls of landslides. Geomorphology, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.06.025.

Bendor, Todd, Philip Berke, David Salvesen, Yan Song, and Nora Lenahan. 2001. Assisting Local Government Capacity to Manage and Model Military-Induced Growth in Eastern NC. Planning Practice and Research 26(5) 531-553.

Berke, Philip, John Cooper, David Salvesen, Danielle Spurlock and Christina Rausch.  2011. Building Capacity for Disaster Resiliency in Six Disadvantaged Communities, Sustainability 3 (1): 1-20.

Berke, Philip, John Cooper, David Salvesen, Danielle Spurlock and Christina Rausch.  2011. Disaster Plans: Challenges and Choices to Build the Resiliency of Vulnerable Populations. International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters 28(3): 368-394.

Berke, Philip, Smith, Gavin, Salvesen, David, Lyles, Ward, Sandler, Dylan. An Evaluation of Floodplain Management Planning Under the Community Rating System. December, 2011.
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Brunelle-Yeung E, T Masek, JJ Rojo, JI Levy, S Arunachalam, SM Miller, SE Barrett, S Kuhn, IA Waitz (2011) Methods for Assessing the Impacts of Aviation Environmental Policies on Public Health, Transportation Policy, In Press.

Characklis, G. W., Adriaens, P., Braden, J. B., Davis, J., Hamilton, B., Hughes, J. B., Small,M. J. and J. Wolfe (2011) “Increasing the Role of Economics in Environmental Research (or moving beyond the mindset that Economics = Accounting)”, Environmental Science &Technology, 45, pp. 6235-6236.

D. Crawford-Brown, “Sources, Risks and Mitigation of Radioactivity in Water”, in Treatise on Water Science, Oxford Academic Press, 59-67, 2011.

D. Crawford-Brown, “Sustainable Development”, Handbook of Sustainability Management, ed by C. Madu and C. Kuei, Imperial College Press, London, 2011.

D. Crawford-Brown, “The Precautionary Principle in Environmental Regulations for Drinking Water“, Environmental Science and Policy, 14, 379-387, 2011.

D. Crawford-Brown, L. Pakianathan and N. Osborne, “Climate Change Adaptation and Underground Rail Transit Systems”, Journeys, 2011.

Davis, A., Donald J. Dudziak, M.S. Yim, David N. McNelis and H. Omar Wooten, “Photon Buildup Factors in Laminated Dual-Layer Shields”, Radiation Protection, Vol. 173, March 2011.

Hanna. A. F., K B. Yeatts, A. Xiu, Z. Zhu, R. L. Smith, N. N. Davis, K. D. Talgo, G. Arora, P. J. Robinson, Q. Meng, and J. P. Pinto, 2011, Associations between Ozone and Morbidity using the Spatial Synoptic Classification System, Env. Health, 10:49, doi:10.1186/1476-069X-10-49. (24 May 2011 http://www.ehjournal.net/content/10/1/40)

Hwang, T., C. Song, J.M. Vose, L.E. Band 2011. Topography-mediated controls on local vegetation phenology estimated from MODIS vegetation index. Landscape Ecology, DOI 10.1007/s10980-011-9580-8.

Hwang, T., C. Song, P.V. Bolstad and L.E. Band 2011. Downscaling real-time vegetation dynamics by fusing multi-temporal MODIS and Landsat NDVI in topographically complex terrain. Remote Sensing of Environment, doi:10.1016/j/rse.2011.05.010.

Kaushal, S., Groffman, P. Band, L, Elliott, E., Shields, C., Kendall, C., 2011. Tracking nonpoint source nitrogen pollution in human-impacted watersheds, Environmental Science and Technology, 45 (19), pp 82258232.

Kirincich, A. and J.H. Rosman, 2011, A comparison of methods for estimating Reynolds stress from ADCP measurements in wavy environments, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol. 28(11): 1539-1553.

Pleim, J., Ran, L., 2011. Surface Flux Modeling for Air Quality Applications.  Atmosphere 2(3): 271-302.

R. Raucher, S. Rubin, D. Crawford-Brown and M. Lawson, “Benefit-Cost Analysis for Drinking Water Standards: Efficiency, Equity, and Affordability Considerations in Small Communities”, Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis, 1, 1-22, 2011.

Ran, L., Cooter, E., Benson, V., He, Q., 2011. Development of an Agricultural Fertilizer Modeling System for Bi-directional Ammonia Fluxes in the CMAQ Model. In Air Pollution Modeling and Its Applications XXI. Springer, the Netherlands 213-219.

Rodriguez, M.A., M.G. Barna, K.A. Gephart, J.L. Hand, Z.E. Adelman, B.A. Schichtel, J.L. Collett, W.C. Malm, 2011: Modeling the Fate of Atmospheric Reduced Nitrogen During the Rocky Mountain Atmospheric Nitrogen and Sulfur Study (RoMANS): Performance Evaluationa and Diagnosis Using Integrated Process Rate Analysis. Atmospheric Environment, 45, 223-234.

Rosman, J.H. and J.L. Hench, 2011, A framework for understanding drag parameterizations for coral reefs, J. Geophys. Res. 116, C08025, doi:10.1029/2010JC006892.

Shay, E, and AJ Khattak, "Travel decision chains: Residential environment, automobile ownership, trips, and mode choice," International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 6 (2), 14-40, 2011.

Woody, M., Baek, B.H., Adelman, Z., Omary, M., Lam, Y-F., West, J.J., Arunachalam, S. 2011. An Assessment of Aviation's Contribution to Current and Future Fine Particulate Matter in the United States, Atmospheric Environment, 45(20):3424-3433, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.03.041

Y. Li and D. Crawford-Brown, “Assessing the Co-Benefits of Greenhouse Gas Reduction: Health Benefits of Particulate Matter Related Inspection and Maintenance Programs in Bangkok, Thailand”, Science of the Total Environment, 409, 1774-1785, 2011.

2010

A. DeNazelle, B. Morton, M. Jerrett and D, Crawford-Brown, “Short Trips: An Opportunity for Reducing Mobile-Source Emissions?”, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 15, 451-457, 2010.

Ackland, Len. 2010. Are the Risks Worth the Rewards? Natural Hazards Observer. Vol. 35 (1): 1-29.
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Arunachalam, S., B.H. Baek, H.-H. Hsu, B. Wang, N. Davis, and J.I. Levy (2010). The Influence of Chemistry Transport Model Scale and Resolution on Population Exposure due to Aircraft Emissions from Three Airports in the United States, Air Pollution Modeling and Its Application XX , D.G. Steyn; Rao, S. T. (Eds.) 2010, XLVII, 592 p., ISBN 978-90-481-3811-1, Springer.

Arunachalam, S., Baek, B.H., Hsu, H-H., Wang, B., Davis, N., and Levy, J., 2010. The Influence of Chemistry Transport Model Scale and Resolution on Population Exposure due to Aircraft Emissions from Three Airports in the United States, Air Pollution Modeling and Its Application XX, D.G. Steyn; Rao, S. T. (Eds.) 2010, XLVII, 592 p., ISBN 978-90-481-3811-1, Springer, The Netherlands, 2010. 

Costa, J. T. 2010. Social evolution in 'other' insects and arachnids. In: Breed M.D. and Moore J. (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, pp. 231-241. Oxford: Academic Press.

Drostin, Michele. Great Coharie Local Watershed Plan Preliminary Findings Report. 2010. Raleigh, NC: NC Ecosystem Enhancement Program.

Dubbs, L.L. and S.C. Whalen (2010). Reduced net CH4 consumption is a sustained response to elevated CO2 in a temperate forest. Biology and Fertility of Soils. 4(6): 597-606.

Horney, Jen, Pia McDonald, M Willigen, Philip Berke, and Jay Kaufman. 2010. Individual Actual or Perceived Property Flood Risk: Did It Predict Evacuation from Hurricane Isabel in North Carolina, 2003?, Risk Analysis,  30 (3): 501-511

Kaushal, S.S., M.L. Pace, P.M. Groffman, L.E. Band, K.T. Belt, P.M. Mayer, and C. Welty. 2010. Land use and climate variability amplify contaminant pulses. EOS 91(25), 221222.

Kihslinger, Rebecca, David Salvesen, Tessa Lee. 2010. Combining Habitat Conservation and Natural Hazards: Issues and Opportunities. National Wetlands Newsletter. Vol. 32 (3): 12-15, 27.
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Mackay, D.S. and L.E. Band 2010. Integrated ecohydrologic research and hydroinformatics. Journal of contemporary water research & education, Issue 142, p. 1-8.

Safe Schools: Identifying Potential Threats to the Health and Safety of Schoolchildren in North Carolina
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Smith, M., M. Cadenasso, W. Zhou, M. Grove, L.E. Band 2010. Evaulation of the NLCD for hydrologic applications in urban and suburban Baltimore, Maryland. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-14. DOI: 10.1111 D j.1752-1688. 2009.00412.x.

Stevens, Mark, Philip Berke, and Yan Song. 2010. Public Participation in Local Government Review of Development Proposals in Hazardous Locations: Does it Matter, and What Do Local Government Planners Have to Do With it?, Environmental Management Vol. 45(2): 320-335.
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Stevens, Mark, Philip Berke, and Yan Song. 2010. Toward Disaster-Resilient Design: Do New Urbanist Developments Incorporate More Hazard Mitigation Techniques Than Conventional Developments? Landscape and Urban Planning Vol.94 (2): 105-115.
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Stevens, Mark, Yan Song , and Philip Berke. 2010. New Urbanist developments in flood-prone areas: safe development, or safe development paradox? Natural Hazards. Vol. 53 (3): 605-629.
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de Nazelle, A., S. Arunachalam, and M.L. Serre (2010). Bayesian Maximum Entropy Integration of Ozone Observations and Model Predictions: An Application for Attainment Demonstration in North Carolina, Environ. Sci. Technol. , 44 (15), pp 5707-5713, doi: 10.1021/es100228w

2009

A. DeNazelle, D. Crawford-Brown and D. Rodriguez, “The Built Environment and Health: Impacts of Pedestrian-Friendly Designs on Air Pollution Exposure”, Science of the Total Environment, 407, 8, 2525-2535, 2009.

Adams, E.A., Eyth, A., “Visualization Environment for Rich Data Interpretation (VERDI): User’s Manual”, http://www.verdi-tool.org/, May 2009, pp.1-78.

Anyah,R., F.H.M. Semazzi and J.H. Bowden, 2009: The Horn of Africa Regional Climate Model Inter-comparison Project. CLIVAR Exchanges, 48, 3-7. 

Berke, P. and D. Godschalk. 2009. Searching for the Good Plan: A Meta-Analysis of Plan Quality Studies, Journal of Planning Literature, Vol. 23 (3): 227-240.
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Berke, Philip and Gavin Smith. 2009. "Hazard Mitigation, Planning, and Disaster Resiliency: Challenges and Strategic Choices for the 21st Century," In Sustainable Development and Disaster Resiliency, Ed. Urbano Fra: Amsterdam, The Netherlands: IOS (in press).
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Berke, Philip, Gavin Smith and Ward Lyles. August 2009. "State Hazard Mitigation Plan Evaluation and Model Practices." Report to Department of Homeland Security.
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Berke, Philip, Yan Song, and Mark Stevens. 2009. Integrating Hazard Mitigation into New Urban and Conventional Developments, Journal of Planning Education and Research Vol. 28 (4): 441-455.
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Berke, Philip. 2009. Integrating Bio-conservation and Land Use Planning: A Grand Challenge for the Twentieth First Century, Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Vol. 10, No. 3: 407-434.
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Building Local Government Capacity to Manage Growth in Eastern North Carolina
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Ching, J. S., M. Brown, S. Burian, F. Chen, R. Cionco, A. Hanna,T. Hultgren, T. McPherson, D. Sailor, H. Taha, and D. Williams,2009. National Urban Database and Access Portal Tool, Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 90, 1157-1168.

Claessens, L., C. Tague, L. Band, P. Groffman and S. Kenworthy. 2009. Hydro-ecological linkages in urbanizing watersheds: An empirical assessment of in-stream nitrate loss and evidence of saturation kinetics. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences. Res., 114, G04016, doi:10.1029/2009JG001017.

Costa, J. T. 2009. Darwinian revelation: tracing the origin and evolution of an idea. BioScience 59: 886-894.

Costa, J. T. 2009. The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of Species. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap/Harvard University Press, 576 pp.

Davis, N. J.H. Bowden, F.H.M. Semazzi, L. Xie, and B. Onol, 2009: Customization of RegCM3 Regional Climate Model for Eastern Africa and Tropical Indian Ocean Domain. Journal of Climate, 22, 3595-3616, doi:10.1175/2009JCLI2388.1

Drostin, Michele & Herrmann, Michael. Cape Fear River Basin Restoration Priorities. 2009. Raleigh, NC: NC Ecosystem Enhancement Program.

Evenson KR, Aytur SA, Rodriguez DA, and Salvesen D. 2009. Involvement of park and recreation professionals in pedestrian plans. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 27(3):132-142.

Groffman, P.M., C.O. Williams, R.V. Pouyat, L.E. Band, I.D. Yesilonis, 2009. Nitrate leaching and nitrous oxide flux in urban forests and grasslands. Journal of Environmental Quality, 38(5), 1846-1860.

Hales, T. C., C. R. Ford, T. Hwang, J. M. Vose, and L. E. Band (2009), Topographic and ecologic controls on root reinforcement, J. Geophys. Res., 114, F03013, doi:10.1029/2008JF001168.

Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Hales, T.C. 2009. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Extending optimality theory from plot to catchment. Water Resources Research, 45, W11425,doi:10.1029/2009WR007775

Hwang, T., L. Band, and T. C. Hales (2009), Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Extending optimality theory from plot to catchment, Water Resour. Res., 45, W11425, doi:10.1029/2009WR007775.

Kasprzyk, J. R., Reed, P. M., Kirsch, B. R. and G. W. Characklis (2009). "Managing Population and Drought Risk Using Many-objective Water Portfolio Planning Under Uncertainty," Water Resources Research, 45, W12401.

Kasprzyk, J. R., Reed, P. M., Kirsch, B. R., and G.W. Characklis. (2009). "Managing Population and Drought Risk Using Many-objective Water Portfolio Planning Under Uncertainty," Water Resources Research, 45, W12401.

Kelly, J.T., P.V. Bhave, C.G. Nolte, U. Shankar, and K.M. Foley, 2009: Simulating emission and chemical evolution of coarse sea-salt particles in the Community Multiscale Air Quality (CMAQ) model, Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 257-273, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-257-2010.

Kirsch, B. R., Characklis, G. W., Dillard, K. E. M. and C. T. Kelley (2009). "More Efficient Optimization of Long-term Water Supply Portfolios," Water Resources Research, 45, W03414.

Kirsch, B. R., Characklis, G. W., Dillard, K. E. M. and C. T. Kelley (2009). "More Efficient Optimization of Long-term Water Supply Portfolios," Water Resources Research, 45, W03414.

Palmer, R. N. and G. W. Characklis (2009).  “Reducing the Costs of Meeting Regional Water Demand through Risk-based Transfer Agreements,” Journal of Environmental Management, 90, pp. 1703-1714.

Palmer, R. N. and G.W. Characklis. (2009). “Reducing the Costs of Meeting Regional Water Demand through Risk-based Transfer Agreements,” Journal of Environmental Management, 90, pp. 1703-1714.

Proud, J., K.K. Droegemeier, V.T. Wood, and R.A. Brown, 2009: Sampling Strategies for Tornado and Mesoscale Detection Using Dynamically Adaptive Doppler Radars: A Simulation Study. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26, 492-507.

Qianfeng Li, Anna Wyatt, Richard M. Kamens,  Oxidant generation and toxicity enhancement of aged-diesel exhaust, Atmos. Environ, 43, 1037-1042, 2009.

Salvesen, David and Peter Zambito. 2009. "Environmental Threats to Children Attending Public Schools in NC: A Case Study", in School Siting and Healthy Communities: Why Where We Invest in School Facilities Matters. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press.

Salvesen, David and Peter Zambito. 2009. Environmental Threats to Children Attending Public Schools in NC: A Case Study," in School Siting and Healthy Communities: Why Where We Invest in School Facilities Matters. East lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press (forthcoming).

Shankar, U., B. Henderson, S. Arunachalam, Z. Adelman, L. Ran, E. Adams, M., Barna and M. Rodriguez, 2009: Evaluation of CMAQ performance during the Rocky Mountain Atmospheric Nitrogen and Sulfur (RoMANS) Study. Presented at the 8th Annual CMAS Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, October 19-21, 2009.

Shay, E, DA Rodriguez, G Cho, KJ Clifton, and KR Evenson, "Comparing objective measures of environmental supports for pedestrian travel in adults," International Journal of Health Geographics, 8 (62), 1-12, 2009.

Shay, E, and AJ Khattak, “Toward sustainable transport: Conventional and disruptive approaches.” International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 4 (1), 14-40, 2009.

Song, C., G. Katul, R. Oren, L. E. Band, C. L. Tague, P. C. Stoy, and H. R. McCarthy (2009), Energy, water, and carbon fluxes in a loblolly pine stand: Results from uniform and gappy canopy models with comparisons to eddy flux data, J. Geophys. Res. , 114,G04021, doi:10.1029/2009JG000951.

Song, Yan, Philip Berke, and Mark Stevens. 2009. Smart Developments in Dangerous Locations? A Reality Check of a Existing New Urbanism Developments. International Emergencies and Mass Disasters Vol. 27 (1): 1-25.
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Edited by Larry Band and David Salvesen. Climate Change Committee Report. 2009.
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2008

Arunachalam, S., B.H. Baek, A. Holland, Z. Adelman, F.S. Binkowski,A. Hanna, T. Thrasher, and P. Soucacos, An improved method to represent aviation emissions in air Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting, 13th conference on quality modeling systems, . 88th American aviation, range and aerospace meteorology, New Orleans, LA, January 20-24, 2008.

Berke, P (editor). 2008. Federal Hazard Mitigation Policy Reforms, white paper, submitted upon request to the President Obama Transition Team, November, 9 pp.

Berke, Philip, Ratana Chuenpagdee, Kungwan Juntarashote, Stephanie Chang. 2008. Human-Ecological Dimensions of Disaster Resiliency in Thailand: Social Capital and Aid Delivery, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. Vol. 51 (2): 303-317.
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Berke, Philip. 2008. The Evolution of Green Community Planning, Scholarship and Practice: An Introduction to the Special Issue on Green Communities, Journal of the American Planning Association, Vol. 74, No. 4: 393-407.
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Berke. P. 2008. Social Disparities and the Impacts of Disasters: Closing the Gap, white paper, submitted upon request to the President Obama Transition Team, November 2008, 4 pp.

C. Wedding and D. Crawford-Brown, "Improving the Link between the LEED Green Building Label and a Building’s Energy-Related Environmental Metrics", Journal of Green Building, 3, 2, 2008.

Camden County Green Industrial Park Feasibility Study
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Center for Sustainable Community Design. 2008. Disaster Plans: Challenges and Choices to Build the Resiliency of Vulnerable Populations. Chapel Hill, NC: MDC and Institute for the Environment.
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Center for Sustainable Community Design. 2008. Emergency Preparedness Demonstration Project: Hertford County Case Study Chapel Hill, NC: MDC and Institute for the Environment.
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Center for Sustainable Community Design. 2008. Promoting Disaster Resiliency through Community-based Participatory Research: An Assessment of Six Disadvantaged Communities. Chapel Hill, NC: MDC and Institute for the Environment.
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D. Crawford-Brown, “Meeting the Challenge of Climate Change in North Carolina”, Popular Government, 2-11, Spring/Summer, 2008.

Drostin, Michele. Lumber River Basin Restoration Priorities. 2008. Raleigh, NC: NC Ecosystem Enhancement Program.

Dubbs, L.L. and S.C. Whalen (2008). Interactive influences of nutrient reduction and light on phytoplankton biomass, primary production, and community composition in the Middle Cape Fear River, North Carolina. International Review of Hydrobiology. 93(6): 711-730.

Emily S. Bernhardt, Lawrence E. Band, Christopher J. Walsh, and Philip E. Berke, 2008. Understanding, managing, and minimizing urban impacts on surface water nitrogen loading. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, v. 1134, 61-96.

Fuhrman, C.M., C.E. Konrad, L.E. Band 2008. Climatological perspectives on the rainfall characteristics associated with landslides in western North Carolina. Physical Geography, 29(4), p.289-305.

Hanna, A .F., J. Pinto, Q. Meng, A Xiu, P. Robinson, K. Yeatts, and Z Zhu, Analysis of weather patterns associated with air quality degradation and potential health impacts. 88th American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting, 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, January 20-24, 2008.

Hanna, A .F., K. Alapaty, R. Mathur, S. Arunachalam, A Xiu, and U. Shankar, Application of a variable grid air quality model to simulate onshore/offshore emissions near coastal areas 88th American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting, Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry, New Orleans, LA, January 20-24, 2008.

Hwang T, Kang S, Kim J, Kim Y, Lee D, Band L (2008) Evaluating drought effect on MODIS Gross Primary Production (GPP) with an eco-hydrological model in the mountainous forest, East Asia. Global Change Biology, 14, 1037-1056.

L. Fleischman, D. Crawford-Brown and W. Hofmann, “A Computational Model for Radiation-Induced Cellular Transformation to in vitro Irradiation of Cells by Acute Doses of X-rays”. Mathematical Biosciences, 215, 186-192, 2008.

Mary L. Cadenasso, S.T.A.Pickett, L.E. Band, G.S. Brush, M.F. Galvin, P.M. Groffman, J.M. Grove, G. Hagar, V. Marshall, B. McGrath, J. ONeil-Dunne, B. Stack, and A. Troy, 2008. Exchanges across land-water-scape boundaries in urban systems: Strategies for reducing nitrate pollution, Annals of the New York Academy of Science, v. 1134, 213-232.

National Research Council, Committee on Integrated Observations for Hydrologic and Related Sciences, Water Science Technology Board 2008. Integrating multiscale observations of U.S. waters. National Academies Press, 181p.

National Research Council, Committee on Reducing Stormwater Discharge Contributions to Water Pollution, Water Science Technology Board 2008. Urban Stormwater Management in the United States National Academies Press, 513p.

Pickett, S.T.A., M.L. Cadenasso, J.M. Grove, P.M. Groffman, L.E. Band, C.G. Boone, W.R. Burch Jr., C.S.B. Grimmond, J.Hom, J.C. Jenkins, N.L. Law, C.H. Nilon, R.V. Pouyat, K. Szlavecz, P.S. Warren, M.A. Wilson, 2008. Beyond Urban Legends: An Emerging Framework of Urban Ecology, as Illustrated by the Baltimore Ecosystem Study. Bioscience, v.58. p.139-150.

Pryor, S.C., R.J. Barthelmie, J.T. Schoof, F.S. Binkowski, L. Delle Monache, R. Stull, 2008, Modeling the impact of sea-spray on particle concentrations in a coastal city, Science of the Total Environment, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2007.10.059. 

S.S. Kaushal, P.M. Groffman, L.E. Band, C.A. Shields, R.P. Morgan, M.A. Palmer, K.N. Eshleman, K.T. Belt, C.M. Swan, S.E.G. Findlay, G.T. Fisher, 2008. Interaction between urbanization and climate variability amplifies watershed nitrate export in Maryland, USA. Env. Sci. & Tech., 10.1021.

Salvesen. 2009. "Safe Schools: Identifying Environmental Threats to Children Attending Public Schools in NC." Center for Sustainable Community Design, UNC Institute for the Environment.
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Shields, C., L.E. Band, N. Law, P. Groffman, S. Kaushal, K. Savvas, G. Fisher, K. Belt, 2008. Streamflow Distribution of Non-Point Source Nitrogen Export from Urban-Rural Catchments in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Water Resources Research, 44, W09416, doi:10.1029/2007WR006360.

Stevens, Mark, Philip Berke, and Yan Song 2008. Protecting People and Property: The Influence of Land Use Planners on Flood Hazard Mitigation, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. Vol. 51 (6): 737-757.
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