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Reports 

Russell, Periann 2008. Mapping Headwater Streams:Intermittent and Perennial Headwater Stream Model Development and Spatial Application.Final Report for Federal Highway Administration Contract Feasibility Study WBS: 36486.4.2. January 28, 2008.

Russell, Periann 2008. Addendum Correction to Mapping Headwater Streams:Intermittent and Perennial Headwater Stream Model Development and Spatial Application. Final Report for Federal Highway Administration Contract Feasibility Study WBS: 36486.4.2. January 28, 2008.

 

Proceedings and Presentations 

Colson, T. P., J. D. Gregory, H. Mitasova, and S. A. C. Nelson.  2006.  Comparison of Stream Extraction Models Using LIDAR DEMs.  Proceedings: Geographic Information Systems and Water Resources IV, AWRA Spring Specialty Conference, May 8-10, 2006, Houston, TX.  American Water Resources Association, Middleburg, VA.

Colson, T. P., J. D. Gregory, S. A. C. Nelson, and E. G. Shipman.  2006.  A Mobile Geographic Information System to Support Stream Identification.  Proceedings, Geographic Information Systems and Water Resources IV, AWRA Spring Specialty Conference, May 8-10, 2006, Houston, TX.  American Water Resources Association, Middleburg, VA.

Darling, R., J.  Lawson, J.  D.  Gregory, and D.  Penrose.  2002.  Stream Identification and Mapping for Watershed Protection.   Proceedings: Watershed 2002, February 23-27, 2002, Ft.  Lauderdale, FL.  Water Environment Federation, Alexandria, VA.

Dorney, John R., Larry Eaton, Periann Russell, Virginial Baker, Rick Savage, Nakesha Williams and James Gregory 2008. Poster: Implementing the Rapanos/Carabell guidance in North Carolina – Relevance of recent work done by the North Carolina Decision of Water Quality (DWQ). Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting Capitalizing on Wetlands. Washington D.C. May 2008.

Gregory, J.  D., S.  D.  Smith, E.  Fleek, and D. Penrose.  2002.  What is a Stream?  Proceedings: Watershed 2002, February 23-27, 2002, Ft.  Lauderdale, FL.  Water Environment Federation, Alexandria, VA

Lawson, J., R. Darling, J. D. Gregory, V. Small, and D. Penrose.  2003.  Stream Identification and Mapping for Water Supply Watershed Protection.  Proceedings: Virginia Water Environment Association; 2003 Annual Conference; April 27-30, 2003, Roanoke, VA.

Penrose, D., L. Eaton, and J. D. Gregory.  2003.  Aquatic Life Uses of Intermittent Streams.  UNC Water Resources Research Institute; 2003 Annual Conference, April 1, 2003, Raleigh, NC.

Russell, Periann and Susan Gayle 2010. Development and Application of Headwater Stream Model in North Carolina: Stream Restoration in the Southeast: Connecting Communities with Ecosystems. November 15-18, 2010, Raleigh, NC

Russell, Periann 2007. Mapping Headwater Streams in North Carolina. Wetlands 2007: Watershed-Wide Strategies to Maximize Wetland Ecological and Social Services: Conserving Wetlands to Reduce Natural Hazards; Improve Water Quality, Protect Critical Headwaters, Maintain Biodiversity, and Protect and Restore Coastal Resources.Colonial Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Russell, Periann and Ian McMillan 2007. Intermittent and Perennial Stream and Origins Mapping. Conference Proceedings, 2007 NC GIS 10th Anniversary Conference. Winston-Salem, NC. 

Publications 

Bruton, Jeffrey Griffin.  2004.  Headwater Catchments:  Estimating Surface Drainage Extent Across North Carolina and Correlations Between Landuse, Near Stream, and Water Quality Indicators in the Piedmont Physiographic Region.  Ph.D. Dissertation.  Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27606.http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/theses/available/etd-03282004-174056/

Colson, Thomas, James Gregory, John Dorney and Periann Russell 2008. Topographic and Soil Maps do not accurately depict headwaterstream networks. National Wetlands Newsletter, vol. 30, no. 3. Environmental Law Institute Washington D.C.

Colson, Thomas Payton 2006. Stream Network Delineation from High-Resolution Digital Elevation Models, Ph.D Dissertation, North Carolina State University. Raleigh, NC.

Garcia, Valerie Cover.  2004.  Using GIS and LIDAR to Map Headwaters Stream Networks in the Piedmont Ecoregion of North Carolina.  M.S. Thesis, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/theses/available/etd-12012004-164943/

Howard, Susan Marie.  2007.  Relationship of Headwater Stream Geomorphology to Catchment Geomorphology in the Piedmont of North Carolina.  MS Thesis, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.  http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/theses/available/etd-03192007-153119/

Karoly, Cynthia Bell.  2003.  Epilithic diatom assemblages in headwaters streams of North Carolina and Virginia.  M.S. Thesis.  Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.  http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/theses/available/etd-04012003-150233/

Smith, Daniel Stephen.  2001.  An investigation of Piedmont Stream Origins in the Neuse River Basin, North Carolina.  M.S. Thesis.  Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Williams, Nekesha Bernardette.  2005.  Relationship between flow regime and aquatic macroinvertebrate abundance in headwater streams in the Piedmont Region of North Carolina.  M.S. Thesis, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/theses/available/etd-07222005-122842/

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