Annual Reports

FY2014-2015
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Groundwater Recharge Estimation under Climate Change
Impact for the Southern Hills Aquifer System of
Southeastern Louisiana and Southwestern Mississippi
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Identification of Critical Nitrogen Source Areas in Lower
Boeuf River Watershed
 PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
Effect of Herbicide Atrazine on Phytoplankton, Water
Quality, and Ecosystem Functions in Louisiana Coastal
Wetlands
PDF Dr. Sibel Bargu & Dr. Ronald D. DeLaune, LSU
Adaptive management of Catahoula Lake for Sediment
Mobility and Control of Woody Encroachment
PDF Dr. Richard Keim & Dr. Brandon Edwards, LSU
FY2013-2014
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Hierarchical Multimodel Saltwater Intrusion Remediation
and Sampling Designs: A BMA Tree Approach
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Jeff Hanor, LSU
Hydrostratigraphy Modeling of the Southern Hills Aquifer
System
 PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Development of Total Maximum Daily Load for Dissolved
Oxygen in Nutrient-Enriched Lowland Rivers
PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
 Sustainable Iron Removal from Groundwater Supporting
Aquaculture
PDF Dr. Ron Malone & Dr. Donald Dean Adrian, LSU
 FY2012-2013
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Hierarchical Multimodel Saltwater Intrusion Remediation
and Sampling Designs: A BMA Tree Approach
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Jeff Hanor, LSU
Nutrient and harmful algal bloom (HAB) dynamics in Lake
Pontchartrain during a non-spillway opening year
 PDF  Dr. John R White, Dr. Sibel Bargu & Dr. Chunyan Li, LSU
Identification of contaminant source locations in Amite
River watershed
PDF Dr.  Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
Hydrostratigraphy Modeling of the Southern Hills Aquifer
System and Faults
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Irregular Wave Dissipation by Coastal Vegetation PDF Dr. Heather Smith, LSU
FY2011-2012
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Hierarchical Multimodel Saltwater Intrusion Remediation
and Sampling Designs: A BMA Tree Approach
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Jeff Hanor, LSU
Development of a 2D Hydrodynamic Model of the
Mississippi River and Application To Long-Term
Management Scenarios, Contaminant Transport and
Sediment Transport
 PDF Dr. Clinton S. Willson, LSU
Feasibility Study of Scavenging Approach to Stop Saltwater
Toward Water Wells
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Turbulent Interactions of Coastal Vegetation and Waves PDF Dr. Heather Smith, LSU
FY2010-2011
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Modeling Turbulent Enhancement of Sediment Transport PDF Dr. Heather Smith, LSU
Bayesian Model Averaging for Saltwater Intrusion
Management under Model Uncertainty
 PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Development of an active cap for the sequestration of
mercury in contaminated lake sediments in Louisiana
PDF Dr.  K.T. Valsaraj & Dr. Ronald D. DeLaune, LSU
Wave-induced transport through coastal vegetation PDF  Dr. Heather Smith, LSU
Multimodel uncertainty analysis for chance-constrained
saltwater intrusion management
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Scale-dependent behavior and modeling of dissolved oxygen in coastal Louisiana rivers PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
Hierarchical Multimodel Saltwater Intrusion Remediation
and Sampling Designs: A BMA Tree Approach
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Jeff Hanor, LSU
FY2009-2010
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Saltwater Intrusion Management with Conjunctive Use of
Surface Water and Ground Water
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Vijay P. Singh, LSU
Field Monitoring of Environmental Contaminants of Toxic
Metals in Lake Pontchartrain and Ground Water
 PDF Dr. Ju Chou, LSU
Modeling Turbulent Enhancement of Sediment Transport PDF Dr. Heather Smith, LSU
Bayesian Model Averaging for Saltwater Intrusion
Management under Model Uncertainty
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Fecal Coliform TMDL Development for Holly Beach PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
FY2008-2009
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Saltwater Intrusion Management with Conjunctive Use of
Surface Water and Ground Water
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Vijay P. Singh, LSU
Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) Laboratory Experiments on Saltwater Encroachment Tracking and Modeling in Saturated Heterogeneous Sediment  PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Uncertainty-Based TMDL Calculations for Dissolved Oxygen in Amite River PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
Field Monitoring of Environmental Contaminants of Toxic
Metals in Lake Pontchartrain and Ground Water
PDF Dr. Ju Chou, LSU
FY2007-2008
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Saltwater Intrusion Management with Conjunctive Use of
Surface Water and Ground Water
PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. Vijay P. Singh, LSU
Scale-Dependent Behavior and Modeling of Nitrogen Retention in Streams  PDF Dr.  Zhi−Qiang Deng and Dr. Donald Dean Adrian, LSU
Discerning nutrient limitations to phytoplankton growth in
rivers and bayous on the North shore of Lake Pontchartrain,
Louisiana
PDF Dr. Sarah Fearnley, LSU
Information Transfer Symposia: Mitigation of Storm Surge
using Vegetation (Spring, 2007) and Resilient
Environmental Infrastructure for Coastal Communities (Fall,
2007)
PDF John Pardue, Nedra Davis Korevec, LSU
FY2006-2007
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Saltwater Intrusion Management with Conjunctive Use of Surface Water and Ground Water PDF Dr. Frank Tsai & Dr. V.P. Singh, LSU
A Pilot Study on Modeling and Management of Hurricane- Accelerated Saltwater Encroachment in Coastal Aquifers  PDF Dr. Frank Tsai, LSU
Assessment of the Impact of Hurricane Katrina’s and Rita’s storm surges on the Southern Hills Aquifer System in Southern St. Tammany and Tangipahoa Parishes PDF Dr. Van Biersel & Dr. Carlson, LGS
GIS-Aided Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment System for Lake Pontchartrain PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
 FY2005-2006
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Modeling Sediment-Controlled TMDLs for the Branched and Braided Networks of Waterways in Louisiana: Model Development and Application to the Amite River Basin PDF Dr. Zhi-Qiang Deng, LSU
Total Mercury and Methylmercury in Louisiana Fresh, Brackish and Salt Marsh  PDF Dr. Istvan Devai, Dr. Ronald D. DeLaune, LSU
Probabilistic Assessment of the Effectiveness of BMPs in Coastal Louisiana PDF Dr. V.P. Singh, LSU
FY2004-2005
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Use of Synchrotron Microtomography an X-Ray Fluorescence to Better Understand Contaminant Diffusion in Reactive Barrier Systems Phase II PDF Dr. Clinton Willson, LSU
Metal Speciation in Particulates in the Mississippi River in Louisiana Phase II  PDF Dr. Amativa Roy, CAMD LSU
Quantifying Hydrologic Impacts on Spatio-Temporal Variabilityof Stream Water Quality in Coastal Louisiana PDF Dr. V.P. Singh, LSU
Economic Assessments of Best Management Practices and Environmental Policy Options for Attaining the Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Goal in Louisiana’s Major Milkshed PDF Dr. Krishna Paudel & Dr. Wayne Gauthier, LSU Agricultural Center
FY2003-2004
Project Name Report Project Investigators
 Use of Synchrotron Microtomography an X-Ray Fluorescence to Better Understand Contaminant Diffusion in Reactive Barrier Systems PDF Dr. Clinton Willson, LSU
 Metal Speciation in Particulates in the Mississippi River in Louisiana  PDF Dr. Amativa Roy, CAMD LSU
 Economic Assessments of Best Management Practices and Environmental Policy Options for Attaining the Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Goal in Louisiana’s Major Milkshed PDF Dr. Krishna Paudel & Dr. Wayne Gauthier, LSU Agricultural Center
 FY2002-2003
Project Name Report Project Investigators
 Flood Risk Mapping of the New Orleans Area PDF Dr. V.P. Singh & Dr. D. Adrian, LSU
 Ground Water Contaminant Transport Following Flooding Events: Impacts of Model Size, Resolution and Complexity  PDF Dr. Clinton Willson, LSU
 Response to Hurricane Induced Flooding in New Orleans PDF Dr. Craig Colten, LSU
 Flooding in a New Orleans Watershed Caused by Hurricanes that Do Not Overtop the Levee System PDF Dr. Donald Barbe, J. Alex McCorquodale, & Gianna Cothren, UNO
 FY2001-2002
Project Name Report Project Investigators
 Development of a Two-Dimensional High Spatial Resolution Storm Surge Simulation Model for Single Processors and Distributed Computing Cluster PDF Dr. Vibhas Aravamuthan, LSU
 Storm Water Transport of Particulate Matter From Elevated Urban Transportation Corridors into Waterways of Louisiana – The Role of Partitioning and Implications For Treatment  PDF Dr. John Sansalone, LSU
 Determining Uncertainty in Capture Zones and Interference from High Volume Wells PDF Dr. Clinton Willson, LSU
 Fecal Coliform Concentration in Runoff from Fields Applied with Dairy Manure PDF Dr. Caye Drapcho, LSU Ag Center
 FY2000-2001
Project Name Report Project Investigators
 Quantifying Urban Non-point Sources of Lead for use in TMDL Computations PDF Dr. Laura Steinberg, Tulane
 Investigation into the Effect of the Direction, Spatial Coverage and Temporal Distribution of Rainfall on Watershed Flooding  PDF Dr. V.P. Singh, LSU
 Denitrification in Wetlands Receiving Mississippi River Freshwater Diversion: Water Quality Aspects PDF Dr. R. D. DeLaune, and Dr. C. W. Lindau, LSU

 

 FY2000
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Annual Technical Report FY 2000 PDF Suhayda, Joseph

 

 FY1997
Project Name Report Project Investigators
 Five-Year Evaluation Report for Fiscal Years 1993-1997 PDF Constant, W. David
FY1993
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Researchers’ Manual PDF Constant, W. David
Nonopoint Controls on the Quality of Shallow Groundwaters in Louisiana, “Project Completion Report” PDF Hanor, Jeffery S.
FY1991
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Fiscal Year 1990 Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1565-03 for the USGS PDF Constant, W. David
Identification of High-Risk Atmospheric and Surface Conditions for Urban Flash Flooding in Louisiana. Projection Completion Report PDF Hirschboeck, Katherine K. and Mattie Fincher Coxe
Treatment of high organic, low toxicity wastewaters using a soil biofilter system. Project Completion Report PDF Pardue, John H., R.D. DeLaune, and W.H. Patrick, Jr.
FY1990
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Aquaculture/Marine Fisheries Process Wastewater. Project Completion Report  PDF  Branch, Bill
Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1565-02 for the USGS  PDF Constant, W. David
Nature and Rates of Bacterial Metabolism in Aquifers of Southeastern Louisiana. Project Completion Report  PDF Graber, Ellen R., and Paul Aharon
A Bench Scale Rock-Plant Filter Investigation  PDF  Skipper,Donna, Marty Tittlebaum and Walt Zachritz
The Importance of Denitrification to the Efficiency of Wastewater Treatment in Forested Wetlands. Project Completion Report  PDF  Twilley, Robert R. and Ronald G. Boustany
FY1989
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Pathways, Mechanisms, and Rates of Solute Transport Across the Base of the Fresh Water Zone, South Louisiana, “Project Completion Report”  PDF Hanor, Jeffery S.
A Water Quality Training Program for the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service  PDF Kelly, Brenda G. and Bill Branch
FY1988
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Use of Stable Nitrogen Isotopes Determining Nitrogen Sources Entering Louisiana Surface Waters. Project Completion Report  PDF  Delaune, R.D., C.W. Lindau, and W.H. Patrick, Jr.
Response to On-Site Evaluation by U.S. Geological Survey. Probation Report 14-08-0001-G1425-01  PDF Tittlebaum, Marty E. and Brenda G. Kelly
Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1565-01 for the USGS  PDF Tittlebaum, Marty E.
Performance Evaluations of an Artificial Wetlands Filter Treating a Facultative Lagoon Effluent. Project Completion Report  PDF Zachritz, Walter H. III and Ronald F. Malone
FY1987
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Comparative Evaluation of Estimators of Some Flood Frequency Models using Monte Carlo Simulation. Completion Report 06-LA  PDF Singh, Vijay P. and Kishore Arora
Evaluation of Paramenter Estimation Methos for Flood Frequency Analysis: Computer Programs. Completion Report 06-LA  PDF Singh, Vijay P. and Kishore Arora
An Evaluation of Some Empirical Methods for Flood Frequency Analysis 2. Data and Computer Programs. Completion Report 06-LA  PDF Singh, Vijay P. and Deepak Jain
Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1425 for the USGS  PDF Tittlebaum, Marty E.
FY1986
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Prediction of Hydrothermal Regimes in the Proposed Darlington Reservoir. Completion Report volume supplement  PDF Field, Stephen D.
Prediction of Hydrothermal Regimes in the Proposed Darlington Reservoir. Completion Report Volume supplement- Appendix II – Model Calibration  PDF Field, Stephen D.
Design of Rainfall Networks Using Entropy. Completion Report 06-LA  PDF Singh, Vijay P. and P.K. Krstanovic
A Multivariate Stochastic Flood Analysis Using Entropy. Completion Report 06-LA  PDF Singh, Vijay P. and P.K. Krstanovic
Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1228 for the USGS  PDF Tittlebaum, Marty E.
FY1985
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Ground Water Protection in Louisiana: Problems and Options, “Report by they Secretary’s Ground Water Advisory Group” Baton Rouge, LA  PDF Department of Environmental Quality
Program Report for Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-909 for the USGS  PDF Singh, Vijay P.
FY1984
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Mathematical Models for Ungaged Watersheds with Potential for Quantifying the Effect of Land Use Changes on Streamflow. Completion Report 0845-03  PDF Singh, Vijay P.
Development of A Simplified Chlorinated Hydrocarbon Screening Technique for Water and Sediment. Completion Report G845-04  PDF Templet, Paul H.
Information Dissemination for a Better Understanding of Louisiana’s Water Resources. Completion Report G845-22.  PDF  Worm, Brenda
FY1982
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Co-Treatment of Water Softening and Wastewater Sludges. Completion Report A-048-LA  PDF Bowie, James E. and Craig A. Gautreaux
FY1981
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Plan of Study for Evaluating the Effects of Lignite Mining in Louisiana on Water Resources, “Report to the Office of Public Works: Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development” PDF Dantin, E.J., J.M. Hill, C.A. Harlow, R.F. Malone, M.E. Tittlebaum
Floodwater Nutrient Processing in a Louisiana Swamp Forest Receiving Agriculture Runoff. Completion Report Dec. 1981  PDF Kemp, Paul G. and John W. Day Jr.
An Investigation into the Removal of Algae by Fine Sand/Silt Filtration. Completion Report A-052-LA  PDF Naghavi, Sabak and Ronald F. Malone

 

FY1980
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Alternate Water Sources for the Baton Rouge – New Orleans Industrial Corridor. Bulletin 12A  PDF Harris, John R.
A Change in the Course of the Lower Mississippi River: Description and Analysis of Some Economic Consequences. Bulletin 12B  PDF Johnson, David B.
If the Old River Control Structure Fails?  PDF Kazmann, Raphael G. and David B. Johnson
FY1977
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Ground Water Hydrology, Water Well Contruction and Maintenance: A Seminar. 1977  PDF
FY1975
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Cyclic Storage of Fresh Water in Saline Aquifers. Bulletin 10  PDF Kimbler, Oscar K., Raphael G. Kazmann, and Water R. Whitehead

 

 

FY1974
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Program Report. Grant Number 14-08-0001-G-1020. For U.S. Department of Interior Geological Survey  PDF Adrian, Donald D.
Effect of Diverting Mississippi River Water to Texas on Sedimentation in the River. Completion Report A-029-LA  PDF Alawady, Mohamed

 

FY1973
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Chemical quality of surface and sediment pore water in Louisiana and Mississippi estuaries  PDF Snowden, Jesse O.
FY1970
Project Name Report Project Investigators
Economic Aspects of Groundwater Basin Control. Bulletin GT-3  PDF Falk, Laurence H.

 

FY1967
Project Name Report Project Investigators
The Flood Control Capabilitites of the Atchafalya Basin Floodway. Bulletin GT-I  PDF Hebert, Kermit L.
The Recent Alluvium of Thomas and Duncan Points: A Geological Evaluation of the Mississippi River Alluvium as a Potential Source of Ground Water for the Baton Rouge Area, Louisiana, Technical Report No. I  PDF  Martinez, Joseph D.
FY1966
Project Name Report Project Investigators
The Measurement and Comparison of Costs for Alternative Water Replacement Projects. Bulletin 2 PDF Falk, L.H. and W.J. Stober
Handbook of Basic Water LA: with special reference to Louisiana. Bulletin 1.  PDF Hardy, George W. III

 

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