Journal of Nevada Water Resources Association
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Title Table of Contents Editorial - Journal of the NWRA_Winter 2015
Volume 6, Number 1, Summer 2011
Western Surface and Ground Water
Bunk article: "Impacts of changing water demands in the Lower Colorado River Basin under different climate scenarios"
Carlson article: "What to drill: red or blue? Using CSAMT and NSAMT in siting groundwater production wells in southeastern Nevada"
Jensen article: "New Lake Mead intake for Las Vegas – and new challenges"
Leising article: "Fate and transport of EDCs and PPCPs through soils on a reuse golf course"
Miller article: "Assessment of risk and uncertainty under changing climate scenarios over the San Juan River Basin"
Philips article: "A review of methods for characterization of site infiltration with design recommendations"
Rajadbeen article: "Application of piezoceramic elements for the study of seismic body wave propagation in saturated granular media"
Sengebush article: "Characterization and recovery of San Diego’s Mission Valley Aquifer for future reuse"
Shrestha article: "The carbon footprint associated with water management policy options in the Las Vegas Valley"
Strobel article: "Climate trends in snowpack in the Western US"
Xiaoping article: "Sediment quality assessment in the Las Vegas Wash and its tributaries"
Foundation and Construction Elements
Esmaeili article: "Factors affecting jet grouting applicability in stabilizing loose railway subgrades"
Jones article: "Design considerations for porous concrete applications above collapsible soils"
Keaton article: "Scour at bridge foundations on rock: NCHRP Project 24–29 overview"
Lynn article: "The dynamics of the economy on the built environment in Clark County"
Peterson article: "Hoover Dam Bypass - Colorado River Bridge geotechnical characterization"
Vanderpool article: "Drilled foundation and earth retention systems for settlement control in the Las Vegas Valley"
Barrett article: "Case studies in shallow landslide repair and severe erosion mitigation in sensitive coastal and riparian areas"
Chinchiolo article: "Over 40 years of geotechnical research leads to lower cost landslide repair methods"
Daggett article: "A numerical study of displacements in pile-reinforced slopes"
Joslin article: "Expedited landslide remediation"
Lamichhane article: "A probabilistic analysis of earthquake ground-shaking hazard in Las Vegas Valley, Nevada using updated source data"
Louie articel: "Next-Level ShakeZoning for earthquake hazard definition in the Intermountain West"
Murvosh article: "Comparison of three, three-dimensional, shear-wave velocity models of Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, sediments"
Jackson article: "Seismic hazards to fuel tank farms and groundwater contamination"
Price article: "The present and future roles of state geological surveys in earthquake science and related public policy"
Savran article: "Comparing physics-based Next-Level ShakeZoning computations with USGS ShakeMap statistics for S NV earthquake scenarios"
Bell article: "InSAR reveals new insights into the behavior of seismically active faults in the western Basin and Range"
Carter article: "Investigating the seismic hazards of the Pahrump segment of the Stateline fault system" dePolo article: "Quaternary faults in Nevada"
Hylland article: "The West Valley fault zone, Salt Lake Valley, Utah — Paleoseismic summary and preliminary results from recent trenching"
Kent article: "Advances in marine paleoseismology: Application to the southern San Andreas Fault"
Lund article: "Preliminary results: Paleoseismic study of the northern section of the Washington fault zone, SW Utah and NW Arizona"
McCalpin article: "Changing direction in paleoseismology: Where are faults in their current seismic cycle?"
Ridley article: "Geotechnical and geological site evaluation, Corn Creek Visitors Center, Corn Creek Field Station, Clark County, Nevada"
Taylor article: "The southern edge of the active fault system, southern Nevada, central Basin and Range"
In situ Characterization and Field Observations
Hammam article: "Collapse behavior of hard indurated gravelly sand soils"
Hudyma article: "Ground characterization using cross-hole radar: ZOP configuration in weathered limestone"
Kittipongdaja article: "Comparing Rayleigh-wave dispersion curves from passive and active sources at three sites in Las Vegas Valley, Nevada"
Liu article: "Experience of a large scale unintentionally long surcharge on organic soils"
Roos article: "The effects of thermal strain, permanent strain and mechanical fatigue on strain-sensing fiber optic cable"
Tamrakar article: "Practical considerations for characterizing shallowly buried bedrock using Rayleigh wave data"
Yang article: "Dynamic cone penetrometer for high alkaline sulfate subsurface soil characterization"
Soil and Rock Properties and Modeling
Attom article: "Specimen size effect on shear strength parameters of tested clay"
Edgar article: "Interfacing a rotary stage and DSLR camera for an automated core photography system"
El-Emam article: "Experimental study of at-rest static lateral earth pressure for overconsolidated sand"
He article: "Experimental study on the engineering and geological behaviors of Sanya Holocene marine clay in China"
Jayakody article: "Spatial and temporal structure of unsaturated flow in porous crushed stone"
MacLaughlin article: "Unconfined compressive strength of 4-inch plaster cubes containing large voids"
Mokwa article: "Nondestructive measurements of geomaterials using X-ray computed tomography, some practical applications"
Nguyen article: "Recovery of liquefied sand with increasing undrained shear strain"
Norris article: "Internal friction as a function of surface roughness"
Petteys article: "Influence of spherical voids on the unconfined compressive strength of plaster cylinders: preliminary results"
Siddharthan article: "Characteristics of laboratory-measured saturated soil behavior under multidirectional shaking"
Ulamis article: "Soil permeability related to liquefaction potential under anisotropic cyclic triaxial test"
Volume 5, Number 1, Summer 2010
Anpalaki article: "Water Quality Data Modeling to Minimize Eutrophication in the Truckee River, Nevada"
Epstein article: "Development and Uncertainty Analysis of an Empirical Recharge Prediction Model for Nevada's Desert Basins"
Widmer article: "Recent Judicial Court Decisions Affecting Nevada Water Law"
Volume 4, Number 2, Fall 2007
Lopes article: "Precipitation Zones of West-Central Nevada"
Sims article: "Environmental Hazards Associated With Historic Mining on Water Quality in Nelson, Nevada"
Watermolen article: "California and Nevada Geographic Response Maps for Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Carson and Walker River Basins"
Volume 4, Number 1, Winter 2007
Volume 3, Number 2, Fall 2006
Bache article: "Developing a Synthetic, Long-Term Flow Record for the Lower Virgin River Using Flow-Duration Curves"
Baggs article: "Where does the water go? Agreement Investigation"
Ragavan article: "Technical Note: New method for calculating activity coefficients of surface bions in concentrated electrolytes"
Thodal article: "Trace Element and Radionuclide Concentrations in Walker River Bottom Sediment and Weber Reservoir Sediment Core, West-Central Nevada, 2005"
Volume 3, Number 1, Spring 2006
Letters to NWRA
Boyer article: "Water Supply Accounting and Categorization in the Truckee Basin Using the RiverWare Model"
Brown article: "Characterization of Mercury Behavior in Steamboat Creek and Wetland Mesocosm"
Coors article: "Stimulating Operations in the Truckee-Carson RiverWare Modeling System"
Dana article: "Suspended Sediment Loading in the Middle Reach of the Truckee River, California, 2002-03"
Mann article: "Hydrologic Forecasting in the Truckee-Carson RiverWare System"
Penrose article: "Public Process and the Glendale Water Supply Improvement Project"
Volume 2, Number 2, Fall 2005
Maholland article: "Sediment-Related Road Effects on Stream Channel Networks in an Eastern Sierra Nevada Watershed"
Ragavan article: "Spring-Water Quality of Owens Valley California through Biological Procedures"
Shanafield article: "Analysis of Hungry Valley Groundwater Pumping and Management, Washoe County, Nevada"
Tumbusch article: "Comparison of Bowen-Ratio and Eddy-Correlation Data from an Irrigated Pasture in Carson Valley, Nevada, April-June 2004"
Volume 2, Number 1, Spring 2005
Halsing article: "The no-project alternative analysis: An early product of The Tahoe Decision Support System"
Kleppe article: "A study of ancient trees rooted 36.5 m (120') below the surface level of Fallen Leaf Lake, California"
Patel article: "Pilot filtration studies for turbidity and nutrient removal at Lake Tahoe"
Rowe article: "Relation between urbanization and relative toxicity of semipermeable membrane device extracts in the Lake Tahoe Basin and Truckee River watershed, Nevada and California"
Tarnay article: "Modeled inputs of atmospheric nitrogen to the Lake Tahoe Basin due to gaseous pollutant deposition"
Volume 1, Number 1, Fall 2004
Buqo article: "Allometric Responses in Coupled Groundwater - Surface Water - Reservoir Systems"
Maurer article: "Updated Estimates of the Distribution of Average Annual Precipitation in Carson Valley, 1971-2000, Douglas County, Nevada, and Alpine County, California"
Minor article: "Estimation of Impervious Cover in the Lake Tahoe Basin Using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Data Integration"
Smith article: "Climate and Barometric Pressure Influences on Pederson Spring Discharge and the Carbonate Aquifer near the Muddy Springs, Southern Nevada"
Tootle article: "Evaluation of Climate Factors to Forecast Streamflow of the Upper Truckee River"
Header photo by LEO DROZDOFF, Director, Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources