Presentations

Selected Presentations with Printed Abstracts since 2010

2014

  • He, S. and Y. J. Xu. 2014. Total Organic Carbon loading from Louisiana's four major coastal watersheds to the Gulf of Mexico. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.
  • He, S. and Y. J. Xu. 2014. Decadal trends in nutrient of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.
  • Fisher, K., P.O. Castello-Blindt, and Y.J. Xu. 2014. Heavy metal transport in the lower Calcasieu River Basin, Southwest Louisiana. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.
  • Fisher, K., P.O Castello-Blindt, S. He, and Y.J. Xu. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.
  • Xu, Z. and Y.J. Xu. 2014. Dissolved Oxygen Dynamics and Modeling for a Coastal Plain Shallow Lake. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.
  • Xu, Z. and Y.J. Xu. 2014. A Fluorometer-Based Method for Determination of Biochemical Oxygen Demand. The 2014 State of the Coast Conference, March 18-20, 2014, New Orleans, LA.

2013

  • Rosen, T., Y.J. Xu, Z. Ma, and X. Xu. 2013. What can we learn from recent development of the Atchafalaya River Delta, USA and the Yellow River Delta, China? IUGG 2013 Joint Assembly, Gothenburg, Sweden, July 22-26, 2013.
  • Xu, Y. and R. Mesmer. 2013. The dynamics of dissolved oxygen and metabolic rates in a shallow subtropical urban lake, Louisiana, USA. IUGG 2013 Joint Assembly, Gothenburg, Sweden, July 22-26, 2013.
  • Xu, Z. and Y.J. Xu. 2013. Fluorometric approach for rapid estimation of biochemical oxygen demand. 2013 Fall Symposium of Louisiana Association of Professional Biologists, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

2012

  • Beebe, J., G. Ice, Y.J. Xu, A. DaSilva, R. Stich. 2012. Effects of silvicultural management on low gradient stream water quality in Louisiana. In: Butnor, John R., ed. 2012. Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference. e-Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-156. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 17-18.
  • Bryant-Mason, A., and Y. J. Xu. 2012. Are river corridor wetlands effective sinks for nitrate Results from the record 2011 spring flood of the Mississippi River In Abstracts: State of the Coast 2012, June 25-27, New Orleans, LA.
  • DaSilva, A., Y.J. Xu, G. Ice, J. Beebe, R. Stich. 2012. Effectiveness of timber harvesting BMPs: monitoring spatial and temporal dynamics of dissolved oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus in a low-gradient watershed, Louisiana. In: Butnor, John R., ed. 2012. Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference. e-Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-156. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 82-89.
  • Rosen, T. and Y.J. Xu, 2012. Comparison of long-term spatial and hydrologic changes of the Atchafalaya River Delta and Yellow River Delta. In Abstracts: The 28th Annual Louisiana Remote Sensing and GIS Conference, April 24-26, Baton Rouge, LA.
  • Rosen, T. and Y.J. Xu, 2012. Long-term Suspended Sediment and Deposition Dynamics of the Atchafalaya River Basin. In Abstracts: State of the Coast 2012, June 25-27, New Orleans, LA.
  • Xu, Y.J. 2012. Mississippi River management – A perspective from sediment yield in coastal Louisiana. The 5th International Yellow River Forum, September 24028, 2012, Zhengzhou, China.
  • Xu, Y.J. and T. Rosen. 2012. Are riverine sediment discharges sufficient to offset the sinking coast of Louisiana? ICCE 2012 Symposium on Erosion and Sediments Yields in the Changing Environment, October 11-15, Chengdu, China.

2011

  • Beebe, J., G. Ice, Y.J. Xu and A. DaSilva. 2011. Effects of silvicultural management on low gradient stream water quality in Louisiana. The 16th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, February 14-17, Charleston, SC.
  • BryantMason, A., Y. J. Xu, and J. M. Grace. 2011. Stream carbon dynamics in low-gradient headwaters of a forested watershed. In J.M. Guldin (ed.): Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Southern Silviculture Research Conference. USDA Forest Service General Technical Report SRS-XXX.
  • Brown, K. and Y.J. Xu. 2011. Hydrologic responses to forestry management practices in low-gradient headwaters of the northern Gulf of Mexico Coastal Plain. P. 368-372 in Proc.: The 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Sustainable Development, 22-25 February 2011, Algiers, Algeria.
  • DaSilva, A. D. Davis, and Y. J. Xu. 2011. Dynamics of dissolved oxygen and nutrients in a low-gradient watershed, Louisiana, USA. The 4th International Symposium on Water Resources and Sustainable Development, February 2011, Algiers, Algeria.
  • DaSilva, A., D. Davis, and Y.J. Xu. 2011. BMP effectiveness in preventing dissolved oxygen depletion and nutrient enrichment in a low-gradient watershed, Louisiana, USA. P. 378-382 in Proc.: The 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Sustainable Development, 22-25 February 2011, Algiers, Algeria.
  • Klemish, D. and Y.J. Xu. 2011. Characterizing benthic macroinvertebrate communities in low-gradient, oxygen-depleted streams of forested headwaters in central Louisiana. The 16th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, February 14-17, Charleston, SC.
  • Saksa, P., Y.J. Xu, and R. Stich. 2011. Hydrologic influence on sediment transport of low-gradient, forested headwater streams in central Louisiana. In J.M. Guldin (ed): Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Southern Silviculture Research Conference. USDA Forest Service General Technical Report SRS-XXX.
  • Rosen, T. and Y.J. Xu. 2011. Sediment yields of major coastal rivers along Louisiana's coast, USA. P. 383-387 in Proc.: The 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Sustainable Development, 22-25 February 2011, Algiers, Algeria.
  • Rosen, T., Z. Ma, Y.J. Xu, X. Xu. 2011. Comparison of changes in deltaic development of the Mississippi and Yellow Rivers. Comparison of changes in deltaic development of the Mississippi and Yellow Rivers. Yellow River Basin Resources and Ecology, July 16-21, 2001, Xining, China.
  • Xu, Y.J. and A. BryantMason. 2011. Determining the nitrate contribution of the Red River to the Atchafalaya River in the northern Gulf of Mexico under changing climate. IUGG 2011 IUGG General Assembly, June 28 June - 7 July 2011, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Xu, Y.J. and T. Rosen. 2011. Sediment yields of major coastal rivers along Louisiana’s coast, USA. IUGG 2011 IUGG General Assembly, June 28 June - 7 July 2011, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Xu, Y.J., and T. Rosen. 2011. Long-term changes in riverine sediment input to Louisiana's coast. Yellow River Basin Resources and Ecology, July 16-21, 2001, Xining, China.
  • Xu, Y.J. and F. Wang. 2011. Transport and delivery of suspended sediment to Atchafalaya Bay of the northern Gulf of Mexico. P. 373-377 in Proc.: The 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Sustainable Development, 22-25 February 2011, Algiers, Algeria.

2010

  • Brown, K. and Y.J. Xu. 2010. Confounding factors and lessons learned: Monitoring the hydrology of headwater streams of the Gulf Coastal Plain. In Abstracts: The 7th National Monitoring Conference - Monitoring From the Summit to the Sea, April 25-29, 2010, Denver, CO, USA.
  • Brown, K., Y.J. Xu, and D. Thomas. 2010. Implications of streamflow changes following timber harvesting for TMDL development in low-gradient forested headwaters. TMDL 2010: Watershed Management to Improve Water Quality Proceedings, 14-17 November 2010, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 711P0710cd.
  • Brown, K., D. Davis, Y.J. Xu, and D. Thomas. 2010. Importance of stormflow sediment loading for TMDL development in low-gradient forested headwaters. TMDL 2010: Watershed Management to Improve Water Quality Proceedings, 14-17 November 2010, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 711P0710cd.
  • BryantMason, A., Y. J. Xu and Mark Altabet. 2010. Recent progress to quantify nitrate and carbon export from the Atchafalaya River. In Abstracts: The State of the Coast 2010, Baton Rouge, LA, June 8-10, 2010, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  • Davis, D., K. Brown and Y.J. Xu. 2010. Complications associated with nutrient and dissolved oxygen monitoring in low-gradient headwater streams. In Abstracts: The 7th National Monitoring Conference - Monitoring From the Summit to the Sea, April 25-29, 2010, Denver, CO, USA.
  • Klimesh, D., Y.J. Xu, and M. Kaller. 2010. Changes in benthic macroinvertebrate communities following timber harvest in headwater streams of a Louisiana low-gradient watershed. TMDL 2010: Watershed Management to Improve Water Quality Proceedings, 14-17 November 2010, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 711P0710cd.
  • Xu, Y. J., R. Mesmer, K. Labbe, and K. Waits. 2010. Real-time monitoring of urban water bodies for research, education and public awareness. In Abstracts: The 7th National Monitoring Conference - Monitoring From the Summit to the Sea, April 25-29, 2010, Denver, CO, USA.
  • Xu, Y.J. and T. Rosen. 2010. Long-term sediment yields from six coastal watersheds in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. In Abstracts: The State of the Coast 2010, Baton Rouge, LA, June 8-10, 2010, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.