Riparian Research

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John Brian (Brian) Alford
Assistant Professor
Fishery conservation and management

Groups and Facilities

(2 mentions)

Hardwood Genomics Project 
Creating genomic resources for the most important hardwood species in North America.


Recent Publications

A Predictive Model for Brook Trout Restoration in the Cherokee National Forest.  Caylor G. Romines  2017.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Identifying avian malaria vectors: sampling methods influence outcomes Carlson, J. S., E. Walther, R. T. Trout Fryxell, S. Staley, L. A. Tell, R. N. M. Sehgal, C. M. Barker, and A. J. Cornel.  2015.  Parasites and Vectors, 8:365. [Abstract]

Ecosystem Development of a Riparian Restoration Site in West Tennessee.  Gale, P. M., T. Blanchard, E. R. Walker, J. Ruddell, and C. Corley.  2014.  2014 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Meeting. [Abstract]

Water quality best management practices at the Little River Animal & Environmental Unit Ludwig, A. L., S. A. Hawkins, J. Lee, L. McKay, F. R. Walker, and R. Hunter.  2012.  Proceedings of the 22nd Tennessee Water Resources Symposium. [Abstract]

Rehabilitating Oostanaula Creek: Use of Stream Enhancement and Agricultural BMPs, CFD Modeling, and University Students Neff, K., A. L. Ludwig, J. Schwartz, B. Connell, and F. R. Walker.  2012.  Proceedings. [Abstract]

The effects of riparian forest disturbance on stream temperature, sedimentation, and morphology Studinski, J., K. Hartman, J. Niles, and P. D. Keyser.  2012.  Hydrobiologia.

Riparian Ecosystem Response to Hemlock Woolly Adelgis Induced Eastern Hemlock Mortality in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA.  Huddleston, M. D.  2011.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Estimating Annualized Riparian Buffer Costs for the Harpeth River Watershed Roberts, D. C., C. D. Clark, B. C. English, W. M. Park, and R. K. Roberts.  2009.  Review of Agricultural Economics 31(4):894-913. [Abstract]

Runoff water quality from manured riparian grasslands with contrasting soil drainage and simulated grazing pressure Butler, D. M., N. N. Ranells, D. H. Franklin, M. H. Poore, and J. T. Green.  2008.  Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 126:250-260. [Abstract]

Elevated stream inorganic nitrogen impacts on a dominant riparian tree species: results from an experimental riparian stream system Hultine, K. R., T. L. Jackson, K. G. Burtch, S. M. Schaeffer, and J. R. Ehleringer.  2008.  Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, G04025.

Ground cover impacts on nitrogen export from manured riparian pasture Butler, D. M., N.N. Ranells, D.H. Franklin, M.H. Poore, and J.T. Green, Jr..  2007.  Journal of Environmental Quality 36:155-162.

Ground cover impacts on sediment and phosphorus export from manured riparian pasture Butler, D. M., D. H. Franklin, N. N. Ranells, M. H. Poore, and J. T. Green, Jr..  2006.  Journal of Environmental Quality, 35:2178-2185.