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Harrison Research Group Global Change and Watershed Biogeochemistry

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications (* denotes student or postdoc)

  • Glibert, P.M., A.H.W. Beusen, J.A. Harrison, H. Dürr, A.F. Bouwman, and G. Laruelle (2018) Changing land-, sea-, and airscapes: sources of nutrient pollution affecting habitat suitability for harmful algae, Chapter 4 in: GEOHAB Synthesis Book; The Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms, P.M. Glibert Ed., Springer Nature.
  • Harrison, J.A., *B.R. Deemer, M.K. Birchfield, and *M. O’Malley (2017) Reservoir water-level drawdowns accelerate and amplify methane emission, Environmental Science and Technology. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03185.
  • Beaulieu J.J., D.A. Balz, +M.K. Birchfield, J.A. Harrison, C.T. Nietch, M.C. Platz, W.C. Squier, S. Waldo, J.T. Walker, K.M. White, and J.L. Young (2017) Effects of an experimental water-level drawdown on methane emissions from a eutrophic reservoir, Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-017-0176-2.
  • *Norton, R., J.A. Harrison, C.K. Keller, and K. B. Moffett (2017) Effects of storm size and frequency on nitrogen retention, denitrification, and N2O production in bioretention swale mesocosms, Biogeochemistry, DOI 10.1007/s10533-017-0365-2.
  • *Metson, G. S., J. Lin, J.A. Harrison, and J.E. Compton (2017) Linking 2012 terrestrial P inputs to riverine export from watersheds across the United States, Water Research, 10.1016/j.watres.2017.07.037.
  • *Reed, D.C., *B.R. Deemer, S. van Grinsven, and J.A. Harrison (2017) Do elusive electron acceptors mediate anaerobic methane oxidation in lakes and reservoirs?, Biogeochemistry, 10.1007/s10533-017-0356-3.
  • *McCrackin, M.L., E.J. Cooter, R.L. Dennis, J.A. Harrison, and J.E. Compton (2017) Monthly dissolved inorganic nitrogen export from the Mississippi River Basin: a new, loosely coupled multimedia model, Biogeochemistry. doi:10.1007/s10533-017-0331-z.
  • Prairie, Y.T., J. Alm, J.J. Beaulieu, N. Barros, T. Battin, J. Cole, P. del Giorgio, T. DelSontro, F. Guérin, A. Harby, J.A. Harrison, S. Mercier-Blais, D. Serça, S. Sobek, and D. Vachon, (2017) Greenhouse gas emissions from freshwater reservoirs: what does the atmosphere see? Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-017-0198-9.
  • Lajtha, K., E. Bai, T. Baisden, B. Bowden, J. Brookshire, E. Brzostek, S. Crow, C. Driscoll, C. Evans, J. Finlay, M. Fisk, S. Grandy, L. Hamdan, J. Harrison, C. Hawkes, K. Kalbitz, S. Kaushal, M. Kramer, E. Matzner, J. Melack, J. Mulder, S. Porder, J. Sanderman, E. Stanley, J. Tank, M. Vile, M. Voss, K. Wieder, and S. Ziegler (2017) Brave New World, Biogeochemistry. doi: 10.1007/s10533-017-0316-y.
  • *Deemer, B.R., J.A. Harrison, S. Li, J.J. Beaulieu, T. DelSontro, N. Barros, J. F. B. Neto, S.M. Powers, M.A. dosSantos, and J.A. Vonk, (2016) Greenhouse gas emissions from reservoir water surfaces: a new global synthesis, Bioscience, doi: 10.1093/biosci/biw117.
  • *Reed, D.C., and J.A. Harrison (2016) Linking nutrient loading and oxygen in the global coastal ocean: a modelling analysis, Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 30, doi:10.1002/2015GB005303.
  • Lienard, J., J.A. Harrison, and N. Strigul, (2016) U.S. forest response to projected climate-related stress: a “tolerance” perspective, Global Change Biology.
  • *Bellmore, R.A., J.A. Harrison, J.A. Needoba, E. Brooks, and C.K. Keller, (2015) Hydrologic control of dissolved organic carbon and nitrogen and dissolved organic matter quality in a semi-arid artificially drained agricultural catchment, Water Resources Research. 51, 8146–8164, 10.1002/2015WR016884.
  • *Deemer, B.R., S.M. Henderson, and J.A. Harrison, (2015) Chemical mixing in the bottom boundary layer of a eutrophic reservoir: the effects of internal seiching on nitrogen dynamics, Limnology and Oceanography, 1-24, doi:10.1002/lno.10125.
  • *Yurkewycz, R.P., J.G. Bishop, C.M. Crisafulli, J.A. Harrison and R.A. Gill. (2014) Effect of the northern pocket gopher on ecosystem processes and plant communities in primary succession. Oecologia, DOI 10.1007/s00442-014-3075-7.
  • *McCrackin, M., J.A. Harrison, and J.E. Compton, (2014) Future riverine nitrogen export to US coastal regions: prospects for improving water quality amid future population growth, Journal of Environmental Quality, DOI:10.2134/jeq2014.02.0081.
  • J.C. Adam, J.C. Stephens, S.H. Chung, M.P. Brady, R.D. Evans, C.E. Kruger, B.K. Lamb, M.L. Liu, C.O. Stöckle, J.K. Vaughan, K. Rajagopalan, J.A. Harrison, C.L. Tague, A. Kalyanaraman, Y. Chen, A. Guenther, F.Y. Leung, L.R. Leung, A.B. Perleberg, J. Yoder, E. Allen, S. Anderson, B., Chandrasekharan, K. Malek, T. Mullis, *C. Miller, T. Nergui, J. Poinsatte, J. Reyes, J. Zhu, J.S. Choate, X. Jiang, R. Nelson, J.H. Yoon, G.G. Yorgey, K.J. Chinnayakanahalli, A.F. Hamlet, B. Nijssen. (2014) BioEarth: A Regional Biosphere-Relevant Earth System Model to Inform Agricultural and Natural Resource Management Decisions. Climatic Change, DOI:10.1007/s10584-014-1115-2.
  • Liu, M., K. Rajagopalan, S. H. Chung, X. Jiang, J. Harrison, T. Nergui, A. Guenther, C. Miller, J. Reyes, C. Tague, J. Choate, E.P. Salathé, C.O. Stöckle, and J. C. Adam, (2014) What it is the importance of climate model bias when projecting the impacts of climate change on land surface processes? Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-11-2601-2014.
  • *McCrackin, M., J.A. Harrison, and J.E. Compton, (2014) Factors influencing seasonal export of dissolved inorganic nitrogen by major rivers, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, DOI: 10.1002/2013GB004723.
  • *Jacobs, A., and J.A. Harrison, (2014) The effects of floating vegetation on denitrification, nitrogen retention, and greenhouse gas production in wetland microcosms, Biogeochemistry, DOI 10.1007/s10533-013-9947-9.
  • *Sobota D.J., J.E. Compton, and J.A. Harrison (2013) Reactive nitrogen in the United States: How certain are we about sources and fluxes? Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. doi:10.1890/110216.
  • *McCrackin, M., J.A. Harrison, and J.E. Compton, (2013) A comparison of NEWS and SPARROW models to understand sources of nitrogen delivered to US coastal Areas, Biogeochemistry, doi:10.1007/s10533-012-9809-x.
  • Harrison, J.A., P. Frings, A.H.W. Beusen, D.J. Conley, and *M.L. McCrackin (2012) Global importance, patterns, and controls of dissolved silica retention in lakes and reservoirs, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi:10.1029/2011GB004228.
  • Baron, J.S., E.K. Hall, B.T. Nolan, J.C. Finlay, E. Bernhardt, J.A. Harrison, F. Chan, and E.W. Boyer, (2012) The interactive effects of human-derived nitrogen loading and climate change on aquatic ecosystems of the United States, Biogeochemistry. DOI 10.1007/s10533-012-9788-y.
  • *Deemer, B., K.E. *Goodwin, K. Birchfield, *K. Dallavis, *J. Emerson, *D. Freeman, *E. Henry, *T. Lee, *L. Wynn, and J.A. Harrison (2012) Elevated nitrogen and phosphorus concentrations in urbanizing southwest Washington streams. Northwest Science. 86(4):237-247
  • Davidson, E.A., M.B. David, J.N. Galloway, C.L. Goodale, R. Haeuber, J.A. Harrison, R.W. Howarth, D. Jaynes, R. Lowrance, B.T. Nolan, J.L. Peel, R. Pinder, E. Porter, C.S. Snyder, A.R. Townsend, M.H. Ward, P. Whitney (2012), Minimizing Releases and Impacts of Excess Nitrogen in the Environment, Issues in Ecology. 15:1-16.
  • *Martin, R., and J.A. Harrison (2011) Effect of high flow events on in-stream dissolved organic nitrogen concentration. Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-011-9483-1. (pdf)
  • *Sobota, D.S., J.A. Harrison, and R.A. Dahlgren (2011) Phosphorus in central California rivers: forms of export and relationship with anthropogenic nutrient inputs. Water Resources Research.
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  • Compton, J.E., J.A. Harrison, R.L. Dennis, T.L. Greaver, B.H. Hill, S.J. Jordan, H. Walker, and H.V. Campbell (2011) Ecosystem services altered by human changes in the nitrogen cycle: A new perspective for US decision making. Ecology Letters.
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  • *Deemer, B.R., J.A. Harrison, and *E.W. Whitling (2011) Microbial nitrogen removal and nitrous oxide production in a small eutrophic reservoir: an in situ approach to quantifying hypolimnetic process rates. Limnology and Oceanography, 56(4) 1189-1199, doi:10.4319/lo.2011.56.4.1189.
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  • Ahrens, T., J.A. Harrison, J.M. Beman, P. Jewett, and P.A. Matson (2011) Nitrogen in the Yaqui Valley: sources, transfers, and consequences, Chapter 10 in: P.A. Matson (Ed.) Seeds of Sustainability: Lessons from the Birthplace of the Green Revolution in Agriculture, Island Press, Washington D.C..
  • Mayorga, E., S.P. Seitzinger, J.A. Harrison, E. Dumont, and A.H.W. Beusen (2010) Riverine sources, retention and export of nutrients and carbon: An enhanced framework and integrated scenarios application of the Global Nutrient Export from WaterSheds (NEWS) model, Environmental Modelling & Software, 25(7) 837–853.
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  • Seitzinger, S.P., E. Mayorga, C. Kroeze, A.F. Bouwman, A.H.W. Beusen,G. Billen, G. Van Drecht, E. Dumont, B.M. Fekete, J. Garnier, and J.A. Harrison (2010) Global river nutrient export: a scenario analysis of past and future trends. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24, GB0A08, doi:10.1029/2009GB003587.
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  • Harrison, J. A., A. F. Bouwman, E. Mayorga, and S. Seitzinger (2010), Magnitudes and sources of dissolved inorganic phosphorus inputs to surface fresh waters and the coastal zone: A new global model, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 24, GB1003, doi:10.1029/2009GB003590.
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  • Harrison, J.A., J.H. Cohen, E. Hinchey, A. Moerke, and P. von Dassow (2009), Developing and implementing an effective public outreach program. Eos, 90(38), 333-334.
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  • Van Drecht, G., A.F. Bouwman, J.A. Harrison, and J. Knoop (2009), Global nitrogen and phosphate in urban waste water for the period 1970-2050. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 23, GB0A03, doi:10.1029/2009GB003458.
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  • *Sobota, D. J., J.A. Harrison, and R. A. Dahlgren (2009) Input and export of nitrogen for watersheds in the Central Valley, California: annual and seasonal patterns. Biogeochemistry. DOI 10.1007/s10533-009-9307-y.
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  • Vörösmarty, C., D. Conley, P. Döll, J. Harrison, P. Letitre, E. Mayorga, J. Milliman, S. Seitzinger, J. van der Gun, and W. Wollheim, “The Earth’s natural water cycles” in The United Nations World Water Development Report 3: Water in a Changing World, 166-180 (Paris: UNESCO World Water Assessment Programme, 2009).
  • Harrison, J.A., R. Maranger, R.B. Alexander, A. Giblin, P.-A. Jacinthe, E. Mayorga, S.P. Seitzinger, *D.J. Sobota, and W. Wollheim (2009) Controls and significance of N retention in lakes and reservoirs. Biogeochemistry, DOI 10.1007/s10533-008-9272-x.
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  • Liu, K.-K., S. Seitzinger, E. Mayorga, J. Harrison, and V. Ittekkot (2008) Fluxes of nutrients and selected organic pollutants carried by rivers, Chapter 8 in: E. Urban & S. Greenwood (Eds.) PACKMEDS – Dynamics and vulnerability of semi-enclosed marine systems: the integrated effects of changes in sediment and nutrient input from land. Scientific Committee on Progress in the Environment (SCOPE), New York.
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  • Glibert, P., et al. (J.A. Harrison 30th of 55 authors) (2008) Fertilizing the tropical or subtropical oceans with urea will not reduce greenhouse gases and should not be conducted to gain carbon offsets. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 56(6), 1049–1056.
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  • Ahrens T., M.Beman, J. A.Harrison, P.Jewett, P.Matson (2008) Nitrogen transformations and transfers from land to the sea in the Yaqui Valley agricultural region. Water Resources Research, 44, W00A05, doi:10.1029/2007WR006661.
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  • Seitzinger, S. P. and J. A. Harrison, (2008) Sources and Delivery of Nitrogen to Coastal Systems, Chapter 8 in Nitrogen in the Marine Environment, 2nd edition. D. Capone, D.A. Bronk, M. R. Mullholland, E. Carpenter Eds., Academic Press, New York.
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  • Wolheim, W.M., C.J. Vorosmarty, A.F. Bouwman, P. Green, J.A. Harrison, M. Meybeck, B.J. Peterson, S.P. Seitzinger, and J.P. Syvitski (2008) A spatially distributed framework for aquatic modeling of the Earth system (FrAMES). Global Biogeochemical Cycles, DOI:10.1029/2007GB002963
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  • Chow, A., R.A. Dahlgren, and J. Harrison. (2007) Watershed sources of disinfection byproduct precursors in the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers, California. Environmental Science & Technology, 41(22), 8645-7652.
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  • Seitzinger, S.P., J.A. Harrison, J.K. Bohlke, A.F. Bouwman, R. Lowrance, B.J. Peterson, C. Tobias, and G. Van Drecht (2006) Denitrification across landscapes and waterscapes: a synthesis, Ecological Applications, 16, (6), 2064–2090.
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  • Glibert, P.M., J.A. Harrison, C. Heil and S.P. Seitzinger (2006) Escalating worldwide use of urea: a global change contributing to coastal eutrophication, Biogeochemistry, doi:10.1007/S10533-3070-0, 1-23.
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  • Harrison, J.A., N.F. Caraco and S.P. Seitzinger (2005) Global distribution and sources of dissolved organic matter export by rivers: results from a spatially explicit, global model (NEWS-DOM), Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19 (4), doi:10.1029/2005GB002480, 1-16.
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  • Harrison, J.A., S.P. Seitzinger, A.F. Bouwman, N.F. Caraco, A.H.W. Beusen and C. Vörösmarty (2005) Dissolved inorganic phosphorus export to the coastal zone: results from a spatially explicit, global model (NEWS-DIP), Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19, doi:10.1029/2004GB002357, 1-15.
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  • Harrison, J.A., P.A. Matson and S. Fendorf (2005) Effects of a diel oxygen cycle on nitrogen transformations and greenhouse gas emission in a eutrophied, subtropical stream, Aquatic Sciences, doi:10.1007.s00027-005-0776-3, 1-8.
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  • Seitzinger, S.P., J. A. Harrison, E. Dumont, A. H. W. Beusen, and A.F. Bouwman. (2005) Sources and delivery of carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus to the coastal zone: an overview of Global NEWS models, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19, doi:10.1029/2005GB002606, 1-11.
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  • Dumont, E., J.A. Harrison, C. Kroeze, E.J. Bakker and S.P. Seitzinger (2005) Global distribution and sources of DIN export to the coastal zone: results from a spatially explicit, global model (NEWS-DIN), Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19, doi:10.1029/2005GB002488, 1-14.
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  • Deegan, L.A., H.E. Golden, J. Harrison and K. Kracko (2005) Swimming performance and metabolism of 0+ year Thymallus arcticus. Journal of Fish Biology, 67, doi:10.1111/j.1095-8649.2005.00784.x, 910-918.
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  • Beusen, A.H.W., A.L.M. Dekkers, A.F. Bouwman, W. Ludwig and J.A. Harrison (2005) Estimation of global river transport of sediments and associated particulate carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19, doi:10.1029/2005GB002453, 1-19.
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  • Harrison, J.A., and P.A. Matson (2003) Patterns and controls of nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from drainage waters of the Yaqui Valley, Sonora, Mexico. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 17, (3), 1080, doi:10.1029/2002GB001991, 1-13.
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  • Harrison, J.A. (2003) Nitrogen Dynamics and Greenhouse Gas Production in Yaqui Valley Surface Drainage Waters, Doctoral Thesis, Stanford University
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  • Deegan, L.A., A. Wright, S.G. Avayzian, J.T. Finn, H. Golden, R.R. Merson and J.A. Harrison (2002) Nitrogen loading alters seagrass ecosystem structure and support of higher trophic levels. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 12:193-212.
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  • Harrison, J.A., and P.A. Matson (2000) The Atmosphere as Global Commons, Chapter 10 in Protecting the Commons, Burger, J., R. Norgaard, E. Ostrom, D. Policansky, and B.D. Goldstein (eds.), Island Press, Washington D.C..

Other Publications

  • Lienard, J., J.A. Harrison, and N. Strigul, (2015) Analysis of the U.S. forest tolerance patterns depending on current and future temperature and precipitation, in USDA General Technical Report: Pushing Boundaries: New Directions in Inventory Techniques & Applications Forest Inventory & Analysis (FIA) Symposium 2015, PNW-GTR-931.
  • Baron, J.S., E.K. Hall, B.T. Nolan, J.C. Finlay, E.S. Bernhardt, J.A. Harrison, F. Chan and E.W. Boyer, (2012) The Interactive Effects of Human-Derived Nitrogen Loading and Climate Change on Aquatic Ecosystems of the United States, Chapter 5 in Suddick, E.C., Davidson, E.A., The Role of Nitrogen in Climate Change and the Impacts of Nitrogen-Climate Interactions on Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecosystems, Agriculture, and Human Health in the United States: A Technical Report Submitted to the US National Climate Assessment. North American Nitrogen Center of the International Nitrogen Initiative (NANC-INI), Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA, 02540-1644 USA.
  • Bouwman, A.F., J.A. Harrison, S.P. Seitzinger, and E. Mayorga (2010), Linking watersheds to coastal marine ecosystems: global nutrient river export trajectories 1970-2050. ISSN 2070-2442, 2010, Issue 2, pp. 5-13.
  • Harrison, J.A. (2009), Nitrogen Pollution and Greenhouse Gases in Yaqui Valley Streams: Understanding the Downstream Legacy of the Green Revolution. 114 pp. Lambert Academic Publishing, Köln, Germany, ISBN 978-3-8383-1486-0.
  • Bouwman, A.F., and J.A. Harrison (2009), The challenge of coastal nutrient over-enrichment, GPA Outreach: Oceans and Coasts Newsletter, January-March 2009, UN Environment Programme Press.
  • Harrison, J.A., Notes from the Southern Ocean (2007), Open Spaces Magazine.
  • Harrison, J.A., R. Lee., E. Dumont, and S. P. Seitzinger (2005), Workshop user manual for IOC Global NEWS-DIN watershed nutrient export model.
  • Harrison, J.A. (2003), The carbon cycle (what goes around comes around), (www.visionlearning.com) – Online Textbook Module.
  • Harrison, J.A. (2003), The nitrogen cycle (of microbes and men), (www.visionlearning.com) – Online Textbook Module.
  • L. Haimson et al. (1995), A Moment of Truth, J.A. Harrison (contributor) Environmental Defense Fund Press, New York.