Journal Articles



Land 2020, 9, 255; doi:10.3390/land9080255

30 Years of Land Cover Change in Connecticut, USA: A Case Study of Long-Term Research, Dissemination of Results, and Their Use in Land Use Planning and Natural Resource Conservation


Journal of Shellfish Research, Vol. 38, No. 2, 209–221, 2019.

Shellfish Aquaculture Map Viewers: An Assessment of Design, Data, and Functions to Inform Planning and Siting in the United States


Chadwick, Dickson, Arnold, Cisneros, Volin, Campbell, Moss, Rodriguez. (2018). Connecting Generations through Informal Geospatial and Conservation Education. Journal of Extension, 56(5), Article 3IAW4.

Dietz, M.E. and C.L. Arnold. 2018. Can Green Infrastructure Provide Both Water Quality and Flood Reduction Benefits? Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment Vol. 4, Issue 2.


McNaboe, L.A., Robbins, G.A., and Dietz, M.E. 2017. Mobilization of Radium and Radon by Deicing Salt Contamination of Groundwater. Water, Air & Soil Pollution, in press (accepted 12/21/16)


Barrett, J. 2016. A Planting Guide for Coastal Communities. Journal of Extension. Vol. 53, No 5 Article # 5TOT9.

Dietz, M.E., Angel, D., Robbins, G., and McNaboe, L.A. 2016. Permeable asphalt: a new tool to reduce road salt contamination of groundwater in urban areas. Groundwater. doi:10.1111/gwat.12454.
Dietz, M.E. 2016. Modified bioretention for enhanced nitrogen removal from agricultural runoff. Journal of Environmental Engineering, online first: DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001144
Nardi-Cyrus, N., Worthley, T., Ricard, R. M. 2016. Understanding the barriers to using “Locally Grown” wood in the forest products industry. Journal of Extension, 54, 1: On-line, Article 1RIB6.
Bricker, S. T. Getchis, C. Chadwick, and J. Rose. 2016. Integration of ecosystem-based models into an existing interactive web-based tool for improved aquaculture decision making. Aquaculture. Volume 453, 135-146.


Barrett, J., Rose, J., Pagach, J., Parker, M., Deonarine, S. 2015. Development of an estuarine climate change monitoring program. Ecological Indicators, 53: 182-186. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.01.039

Dietz, M.E., C. Arnold, K. Milardo and R. Miller. 2015. The Care and Feeding of a Long Term Institutional Commitment to Green Stormwater Infrastructure: A Case Study at the University of Connecticut. Journal of Green Building 10(3): 1-13.
Rosa, D., Clausen, J. C., Dietz, M.E. 2015. Calibration and Verification of SWMM for Low Impact Development. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 51(3), pp. 746-757.
Worthley, T. and J. Ward. 2015. Stormwise Roadside Forest Management. CT Botanical Society.


Dietz, M., & Dickson, D. 2013. Encouraging Rain Garden Installation with a Smart Phone App. Journal of Extension 51(2).

Worthley, T. et. al. 2013. First detection of Agrilus planipennis in Connecticut made by monitoring Cerceris fumipennis (Crabronidae) colonies. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 32(2013), 75-81.
Worthley, T., J. Ward and S. Williams. 2013. Comparing effectiveness and impacts of Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii DC) control treatments and herbivory on plant communities. Invasive Plant Science and Management, 6(4), 459-469.


Meiman, S. D.L. Civco, K. Holsinger and C. S. Elphick. 2012. Comparing Habitat Models Using Ground-Based and Remote Sensing Data: Saltmarsh Sparrow Presence Versus Nesting. Wetlands 32(4):725-736

Angel, S., J. Parent, and D.L. Civco, and A.M. Biel. 2012. The fragmentation of urban landscapes: global evidence of a key attribute of the spatial structure of cities, 1990–2000. Environment & Urbanization. 24(1): 249-283.
Zhang, D., C. Zhang, R. Cromley, R. Travis, and D.L. Civco. 2012. An Object-Based Method for Contrail Detection in AVHRR Satellite Images. GIScience & Remote Sensing 49( 3):412–427. DOI 10.2747/1548-1603.49.3.412.


Dickson, D., C. Arnold and C.Chadwick. March/April 2011National LID Atlas: A Collaborative Online Database of Innovative Stormwater Management Practices. Marine Technology Society Journal, vol. 45 no. 2 

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Rozum, J. and J. Barrett. 2010Habitat-Based Management Planning for Land Stewards. Journal of Extension, vol. 48 no. 6 

Angel, S., J. Parent and D.L. Civco. 2010. Ten compactness properties of circles: measuring shape in geography. Canadian Geographer 54(4)(Winter):441-461.


Potere, D., Schneider, A., Angel, S. and Civco, D.L. 2009. Mapping urban areas on a global scale: which of the eight maps now available is more accurate? International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(24):6531-6558.

Merwin, D., R. Cromley, and D. Civco. 2009. A neural network-based method for solving "nested hierarchy" areal interpolation problems. Cartography and Geographic Information Science 36(4):347-365.

Chabaeva, A., D.L. Civco, and J.D. Hurd. 2009. An Assessment of Impervious Surface Estimation Techniques. ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 14(4):377-387.


Rozum, J and D. Dickson, Taking Low Impact Development from Research to Regulations, Planning Commissioners Journal, Fall 2008 (Has been reprinted in two other publications.)

Gilmore, M.S., E.H. Wilson, D.L. Civco, S. Prisloe, J.D. Hurd, and C. Chadwick. 2008. Integrating multi-temporal spectral and structural information to map dominant tidal wetland vegetation in a lower Connecticut River marsh. Special Issue on Applications of Remote Sensing to Monitoring Freshwater and Estuarine Systems, Remote Sensing of Environment 112(11):4048-4060.


Song, M., D.L. Civco, and J.D. Hurd. 2005. A Competitive Pixel-object Approach for Land Cover Classification. International Journal of Remote Sensing 26(22):4981–4997.


Song, M. and D.L. Civco. 2004. Road Extraction Using SVM and Image Segmentation. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 70(11):1365-1372.