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Journal articles

Barnes, M.L., C. Welty and A.J. Miller.  2015. Global topographic slope enforcement to ensure connectivity and drainage in an urban terrain.  Technical note.  J. of Hydrologic Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/14 (ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001306

Bettez, ND, Duncan, JM, Groffman, PM, Band, LE, O’Neil-Dunne, J, Kaushal, SS, Belt, KT, Law, N. 2015. Climate Variation Overwhelms Efforts to Reduce Nitrogen Delivery to Coastal Waters. Ecosystems, 1432-9840, DOI 10.1007/s10021-015-9902-9.

Bhaskar, A.S., C. Welty, R.M. Maxwell, and A.J. Miller, 2015, Untangling the effects of urban development on subsurface storage in Baltimore. Water Resources Research, DOI: 10.1002/2014WR016039.

Bhaskar, A. and C. Welty.  2015. Analysis of subsurface storage and streamflow generation in urban watersheds, Water Resources Research, 51, doi:10.1002/2014WR015607.

Cui, Z., C. Welty and R. M. Maxwell.  2014. Modeling Nitrogen Transport and Transformation in Aquifers Using a Particle-Tracking Approach.  Computers and Geosciences, 10.1016/j.cageo.2014.05.005.

Dandois, JP, D Nadwodny, E Anderson*, A Bofto*, ME Baker, and EC Ellis. 2015. Forest census and map data for two temperate deciduous forest edge woodlot patches in Baltimore MD, USA. Ecology 96(6):1734-1734.

Donovan, M, AJ Miller, ME Baker, and A Gellis. 2015. Long-term sediment erosion from Mid-Atlantic tributaries of Chesapeake Bay. Geomorphology DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.01.025.

Ellis, E.C. 2015. Ecology in an Anthropogenic Biosphere. Ecological Monographs 85(3):287–331

Ellis, E. C., J. O. Kaplan, D. Q. Fuller, S. Vavrus, K. Klein Goldewijk, and P. H. Verburg. 2013. Used Planet: A Global History. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(20):7978-7985.

Harrison, M.L., A.J. Miller, P. Groffman, P. Mayer, and S. Kaushal, 2014, Hydrologic controls on nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in relict oxbow wetlands adjacent to an urban restored stream. Journal of the American Water Resources Association DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12193.

He, K.; Soares, A.D.; Adejumo, H.; McDiarmid, M.; Squibb, K.; Blaney, L. 2015. Detection of a wide variety of human and veterinary fluoroquinolone antibiotics in municipal wastewater and wastewater-impacted surface water.  Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 106, 136-143.

Hopkins, Z.; Blaney, L. 2014. A novel approach to modeling the reaction kinetics of tetracycline antibiotics with aqueous ozone.  Science of the Total Environment 468-469(1), 337-344. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.08.032

Hennigan CJ, Izumi J, Sullivan AP, Weber RJ, Nenes A. A critical evaluation of proxy methods used to estimate the acidity of atmospheric particles. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 2015;15(5):2775-90. doi: 10.5194/acp-15-2775-2015.

Johnson, A. L. &  C. M. Swan. 2014. Drivers of Vegetation Species Diversity and Composition in Urban Ecosystems. In R.A McCleery, M.N Peterson & C.E. Moorman (Ed.), Urban Wildlife Science: Theory and Practice. Springer.

Johnson, A. L., E. Tauzer & C. M. Swan. 2015. Human legacies differentially organize functional and phylogenetic diversity of urban herbaceous plant communities at multiple spatial scales. Applied Vegetation Science 18(3):513-527.

Jones, DK, ME Baker, AJ Miller, T Jarnigan, and DM Hogan. 2014. Tracking geomorphic signatures of watershed suburbanization with multi-temporal LiDAR.  Geomorphology 219:42-52.

Holland, M.B., F. de Koning, M. Morales, L. Naughton-Treves, B. Robinson, L. Suárez2013. Complex tenure and deforestation: implications for conservation incentives in the Ecuadorian Amazon. World Development

Lansing DM. In-press. Smallholder participation in ecosystem service payments: evidence from Costa Rica. Human Ecology.

Pickett, S. T. A.  and W. Zhou. 2015.  Global urbanization as a shifting context for applying ecological science toward the sustainable city”, Ecosystem Health and Sustainability, vol. 1, no. 1, p. art5 – art5.

Schwartz, S.S. and B. Smith. 2014. Slowflow Fingerprints of Urban Hydrology. Journal of Hydrology. 515:116-128.

Seck, A., C. Welty, and R.M. Maxwell.  2015. Spin-up behavior and effects of initial conditions for an integrated hydrologic model.  Water Resources Research, 51, doi:10.1002/2014WR016371.

Smith, B. K., J. A. Smith, M. L. Baeck,and A. J. Miller. 2015. Exploring storage and runoff generation processes for urban flooding through a physically based watershed model, Water Resour. Res., 51, doi:10.1002/ 2014WR016085.


Biehler, D. 2013 Pests in the City: Flies, Bedbugs, Cockroaches, and Rats. Seattle: University of Washington Press.

Technical Reports

Bhaskar, A.  2010.  Getting Started with ParFlow: Dead Run, Baltimore, Maryland Example.  UMBC/CUERE Technical Report 2010/002. University of Maryland Baltimore County, Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education,  Baltimore, MD. Report. Included_files.

Miller, J., C. Welty, M. McGuire, J. Cole, and R. Sanderson. 2012. Rain Gage Installation, Telemetry, Maintenance, and Data QA/QC in the Baltimore Ecosystem Study LTER. CUERE Technical Report 2012/001.  UMBC, Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education, Baltimore, MD.

VerHoef, J., C. Welty, J. Miller, M. Grese, M. P. McGuire, R. Sanderson, S. Kaushal, and A.J. Miller.  2011. Preliminary Assessment of Real-Time Sensor Deployment in Baltimore Urban Watersheds.  CUERE Technical Report 2011/001. UMBC, Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education, Baltimore,