Third USDA Symposium on

Greenhouse Gases and Carbon Sequestration in Agriculture and Forestry


March 21-24, 2005

Baltimore, Maryland



Poster Presentations


Adler, Paul (USDA-ARS, Building 3702, Curtin Road, University Park, PA 16802-3702; Phone: 814-865-8894; Fax: 814-863-0935; Email:

Climate Change Effects on Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Bioenergy Cropping Systems in Pennsylvania

P.R. Adler*, S.J. Del Grosso, W.J. Parton

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Al-Kaisi, Mahdi (Iowa State University, Dept. of Agronomy, 2104 Agronomy Hall, Ames, IA 50011; Phone: 515-294-8304; Fax: 515-294-9985; Email:

Agricultural Production Practices Effect on Soil Carbon Dynamics and Carbon Dioxide Emission

M.M. Al-Kaisi*, M.A.Licht, X. Yin

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Albaladejo, Juan (CEBAS-CSIC, Campus de Espinardo, Murcia, MU, 30100, Spain; Phone: ++34 968 396338; Fax: ++34 968 396213; Email:

Carbon Fraction and C-CO2 Released in Abandoned Agricultural Soils

C. Garcia, J. Albaladejo*, J.A. Pascual, J.L. Moreno, F. Bastida, T. Hernandez

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Albaladejo, Juan (CEBAS-CSIC, Campus de Espinardo, Murcia, MU, 30100, Spain; Phone: ++34 968 396338; Fax: ++34 968 396213; Email:

Restoration of Desertified Lands by Organic Amendment: Medium-Term Effect on Carbon Sequestration

J. Albaladejo*, M. Martinez-Mena, R. Ortiz, J. Lopez, V.Castillo

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Amado, Telmo (Univ.of Santa Maria, Soil Departament, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, 97105-900, Brazil, Phone: (55)2208916; Fax: (55)2208256; Email:

Carbon Sequestration in No-Tillage Systems with Intensive Use of Cover Crops in Southern Brazil

T.J.C. Amado*

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Amos, Brigid (Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln, 236 Kiem Hal, Dept. of Agronomy and Horticulture, Lincoln, NE 68583-0915; Phone: 402-472-7989; Email:

Approaches to Separating Autotrophic and Heterotrophic Contributions to Soil Respiration in Maize-Based Agroecosystems

B. Amos*, D.T. Walters, S. Madhavan, T.J. Arkebauer, D.L. Scoby

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Arbestain, Marta Camps (NEIKERNEIKER, Berreaga, 1DERIO-BIZKAIA, 48160, Spain; Phone: 34944034328; Fax: 34944034310; Email:

Determination of Organic Carbon Fractions of Agricultural and Forest Soils on the Basis of their Degree of Oxidation with Permanganate

M. Camps Arbestain*, Z. Madinabeitia, I. Martinez de Arano, A.Gonzalez Arias, M. Pinto, A. Aizpurua, M.A. Ortuzar, F. Macias

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Arkebauer, Tim (Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln, 106 KCR Bldg., Dept. of Agronomy and Horticulture, Lincoln, NE 685830817; Phone: 402-472-2847; 402-472-3654; Email:

Soil Surface CO2, N2O and CH4 Fluxes and Annual Estimates of Ecosystem Respiration and Global Warming Potentials in Maize-based Agroecosystems

T. Arkebauer*, H. Shen, D. Scoby

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Baisden, W. Troy (Landcare Research, New Zealand Ltd, Private Bag 11052, Massey Univ Campus, Palmerston,  North5300, New Zealand; Phone: +64 6-356 7145; Fax: +64 6-355-9230; Email:

High Riverine Transport of Particulate Organic Carbon in New Zealand: Potential Significance of Soil Erosion to Carbon Accounting

D.T. Scott, W.T. Baisden*, N.J. Preston, N.A. Trustrum, R. Davies-Colley, R.A. Woods, D.M. Hicks, B. Gomez, M.J. Page, K.R. Tate

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Bohm, Sven (Michigan State University, 3700 Gull Lake Dr, Hickory Corners, MI 49060; Phone: 51-3550223; Email:

Near-Continuous Sampling of Soil N2O Emissions

S. Bohm*, G.P. Robertson

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Borgo, Marília (SPVS, Rua Gutemberg, 296, Batel, 80420-030, Curitiba, PaCuritiba, PR, 80420-030, Brazil; Phone: 0412420280; Fax: 0412420280; Email:

Carbon Inventory in Atlantic Rainforest Restoration Project, Paraná, Brazil

M. Borgo*, G. Tiepolo, D.N. Cardoso, I.A. Andrade

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Bostick, W. McNair (University of Florida, Dept. of Ag. and Bio.Engineering, 1 Frazier Rogers, Gainesville, FL 32611-0570; Phone: 352-392-1864 x 292; Fax: 352-392-4092; Email:

Stochastic Simulation and Data Assimilation for Estimation of Soil Carbon Dynamics

W. M. Bostick*, J. Koo, J. W. Jones, G. Hoogenboom, V. Bado, W. D. Graham

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Brewer, Elizabeth (Bradley University, 1501 W. Bradley Ave., Biology Dept., Peoria, IL 61625; Phone: 309-677-3809; Fax: 309-677-3558; Email:

Impacts of Calcium and Nitrogen on Carbon Stabilization in Afforested Soils

E.A. Brewer*, S.J. Morris, E.A. Paul, G.P. Robertson

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Burton, D. (Nova Scotia Agricultural College, 20 Tower Road, Truro, NS, B2N 5E3, Canada; Phone: 902-893-6250; Fax: 902-893-0335; Email:

Utilization of Animal Manure in Potato Production: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through Improved Nitrogen Management

D. Burton*, J.A. MacLeod, B. Thangaraj, B.J. Zebarth

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Carlisle, Eli (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Viticulture, Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-7144; Email:

Conversion of Oak Woodlands to Vineyards Alters Physical Constraints on Soil CO2 Respiration in a Mediterranean Climate Ecosystem

E.A. Carlisle*, K.L. Steenwerth, D.R. Smart

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Chen, Jing (University of Toronto, 100 St. George St., Room 5047, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3, Canada; Phone: 416-978-7085; Email:

Mapping Carbon Source and Sink Distributions in Canada’s Forests and Wetlands Resulting from Disturbance and Non-disturbance Effects

Jing M. Chen*, Weimin Ju,

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Coleman, Mark (USDA-Forest Service, Savannah River, PO Box 700, New Ellenton, SC 29809; Phone: 803-725-0513; Fax: 803-725-0311; Email:

Carbon Sequestration Through Belowground Carbon Allocation: Forest Stand Development vs. Soil Resources Availability

M. D. Coleman*

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Colunga-Garcia, Manuel (Michigan State University, 209 Manly Miles Bldg., 1405 S. Harrison Rd., East Lansing, MI 48824; Phone: 517-432-4463; Fax: 517-432-9415; Email:

Urbanization and Its Impact on the Carbon Sequestration Potential of Agroecosystems in the North Central Region

M. Colunga-Garcia*, P.R.Grace, S.H. Gage, G.P. Robertson, G.R. Safir, S. Rowshan

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Dai, Xiaoyan (Texas A&M University, Dept. of Soil & Crop Sci., College Station, TX 77843; Phone: 979-845-1785; Email:

Soil Carbon Storage and Dynamics in Response to Fire Seasonality in a Temperate Mixed-grass Savanna

X. Dai*, T.W. Boutton, M. Hailemichael, R.J. Ansley, K.E. Jessup

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Daughtry, Craig (USDA-ARS, Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab, Beltsville, MD 20705; Phone: 301-504-501; Fax: 5301-504-8931; Email:

Remote Sensing Soil Tillage Intensity

C.S.T. Daughtry*, P.C. Doraiswamy, E.R.Hunt, J.E. McMurtrey, J.H. Prueger

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Doyle, Geoffrey (USDA-ARS, Grazinglands Research Laboratory, 7207 W. Cheyenne, El Reno, OK 73036; Phone: 4052625291; Fax: 4052620133; Email:

Direct Comparison of Two Systems for the Measurement of Carbon, Water and Energy Fluxes in Tallgrass Prairie

G.L. Doyle*, W. Dugas, H. Mayeux

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Dria, Karl (Purdue University, 550 Stadium Mall Dr., W. Lafayette, IN 47907; Phone: 765-494-3274; Fax: 765-496-1210; Email:

Dynamics of Biopolymer Turnover in Soil Physical Fractions Following Land-Cover Change in a Subtropical Savanna

T.R. Filley, K.J. Dria*, D.E. Gamblin, J. Liao, T. Boutton, J. Jastrow

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Engel, Richard (Montana State University, Dept. of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Bozeman, MT 59717-3120; Phone: 406-994-5295; Fax: 406-994-3933;


Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Soils Under Cropping Systems Adapted for the Semi-arid Northern Great Plains

M.P. Dusenbury, R.E. Engel*, P. Miller, R.L. Lemke

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Fabrizzi, Karina (Kansas State University, Dept. of Agronomy, 2004 Throckmorton, Manhattan, KS 66506; Phone: 785-395-6018; Email:

Soil Carbon Pools under Different Management Practices in Kansas

K.P. Fabrizzi*, C.W. Rice, A. Schlegel, D. Sweeney, D. Peterson, C. Thompson

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Fiyalkovskyy, Oleksandr (Tetiiv Institute of Agroecology and Biotechnology, 15, Stepovoy Street, Kashperivka, Tetiiv area, Kyiv region, 09812, Ukraine; Phone: +380 4460 26370; Fax number: +380 4460 26370; Email address:

Balance of Carbon in Natural and Anthropogenic Ecosystems of Forest-Steppe Zone of Ukraine

O. Fiyalkovskyy*

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Fonte, Steven (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Plant Sciences, Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-7537; Email:

Influence of Earthworm Activity and Cropping Systems on C Stabilization,

N Dynamics, and Greenhouse Gas Fluxes

S.J. Fonte*, A.Y. Kong, C. Van Kessel, P.F. Hendrix, J. Six

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Franzluebbers, Alan (USDA-ARS, Watkinsville, GA 30677; Phone: 706-769-5631; Fax: 706-769-8962; Email:

Greenhouse Gas Contributions and Mitigation Potential in Agricultural Regions of North America

A.J. Franzluebbers*, R.F. Follett, E.G. Gregorich, J.M.F. Johnson, M.A. Liebig, D.A. Martens, S.J. Del Grosso, M.D. Jawson

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Franzluebbers, Alan (USDA-ARS, Watkinsville, GA 30677; Phone: 706-769-5631; Fax: 706-769-8962; Email:

Soil Organic Carbon Sequestration in Cotton Production Systems of the Southeastern USA

A.J. Franzluebbers*, H.J. Causarano, D.W. Reeves, J.N. Shaw, M.L. Norfleet

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Franzluebbers, Alan (USDA-ARS, Watkinsville, GA 30677; Phone: 706-769-5631; Fax: 706-769-8962; Email:

Soil Organic Carbon Sequestration in Pastures of the Southeastern USA: Knowledge and Gaps

A.J. Franzluebbers*

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Friend, Alexander L. (USDA-Forest Service, North Central Research Station, Houghton, MI 49931; Phone: 906-482-6303x22; Fax: 906-482-6355; Email:

NIACS:  A Science to End-user Bridge Organization

A. L. Friend*

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Fronning, Bradley (Michigan State University, 286A Plant and Soil Sciences Building, East Lansing, MI 48824; Phone: 517-355-0271; Email:

Carbon Sequestration Practices in Silage Corn - Soybean Cropping Systems in Michigan

B.E. Fronning*, K.D. Thelen, D.H. Min

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Gage, Stuart (Michigan State University, 207 Manly Miles Bldg., 1405 S. Harrison Rd., East Lansing, MI 48824; Phone: 517-355-2135; Fax: 517-432-9415; Email:

A Modeling Application Integrative Framework for Regional Simulation of Crop Productivity, Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

S.H. Gage*, M. Colunga-Garcia, P.R. Grace, H. Yang, G.R. Safir, G.P. Robertson,

A. Shortridge, A. Prasla, A. Ali, S. Del Grosso, P. Wilkins

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Gehl, Ron (Kansas State University, Dept. of Agronomy, Manhattan, KS 66506-5501; Phone: 785-532-7212; Fax: 785-532-6094; Email:

Landscape Position and Watershed Treatment Impacts on Spatial Distribution of Soil Organic Carbon

R.J. Gehl*, C.W. Rice, M.D. Ransom, R.S. Blaisdell, J.W. Stuth

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Gollany, Hero (USDA-ARS, 48037 Tubbs Ranch Road, Adams, OR 97810; Phone: 541-278-4410; Fax: 541-278-4372; Email:

Predicting Carbon Sequestration in Agricultural Soils with the Carbon Balance Model ‘CQESTR’

R.W. Rickman, H.T. Gollany*, S.L. Albrecht, W.W. Wilhelm, R.F. Follett, C.L. Douglas, Jr.

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Grace, Peter (Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI 49060-9516; Phone: 269-671-2359; Email:

Maximizing Net Carbon Sequestration in Agroecosystems of the North Central Region

P.R. Grace*, S.H. Gage, M. Colunga-Garcia, G.P. Robertson, G.R. Safir

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Grandy, A. Stuart (Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060; Phone: 269-671-2336; Email:

Is Carbon Sequestration Following No-till Conversion Associated with Changes in Crop Yields and Nitrogen Cycling?

A.S. Grandy*, T.D. Loecke, G.P. Robertson

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Halvorson, Ardell (USDA-ARS, 2150 Centre Ave, Bldg. D Ste 100, Fort Collins, CO 80526; Phone: 970-492-7230; Fax: 970-492-7213; Email:

Tillage and Nitrogen Effects on Soil Carbon and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Under Irrigated Continuous Corn

A.D. Halvorson*, A.R. Mosier, C.A. Reule, X.J. Liu

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Ham, Jay (Kansas State University, Dept. of Agronomy, Throckmorton Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506; Phone: 785-532-6119; Email:

Automated Chambers for Measuring Soil and Canopy Respiration From Rangeland

J.M. Ham*, E.J. Benson, F.W. Caldwell, C.E. Owensby

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Hamilton, Stephen (Michigan State University, Kellogg Biological Station, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060; Phone: 269-671-2231; Fax: 269/671-2104; Email:

The Fate of Agricultural “Lime” Amendments: Implications for Terrestrial Carbon Sequestration

S.K. Hamilton*, G.P. Robertson, A.L. Kurzman

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Hao, Xinmei (Michigan State University, Dept. of Crop and Soil Sciencei, East Lansing, MI 48823; Phone: 517-3550271-245; Email:

Sensitivity of the CENTURY Model in Predicting Change of Soil Carbon with Different Agricultural Practices

A. Kravchenko, X. Hao*

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Harris, Ronny (Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545; Phone: 505-665-9773; Fax: 505-667-7460; Email:

Measuring Total Carbon And Nitrogen In Soils Using Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS)

R.D. Harris*, M.H. Ebinger, C.W. Meyer, R.J. Gehl

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Hoover, Coeli (USDA-Forest Service, Forestry Sciences Lab, PO Box 640, Durham, NH 03824; Phone: 603-749-1477; Email:

Thinning and Carbon Sequestration in Allegheny Hardwoods: Results from One Thinning Cycle

C.M. Hoover*

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Hunt, E. Raymond (USDA-ARS, Hydrology and Remote Sensing, Beltsville, MD 20705; Phone: 301-504-5278; Fax: 301-504-8931; Email:

Simulation of Erosion and Soil Carbon Sequestration Over an Agricultural Landscape in Iowa

E.R. Hunt*, P.C. Doraiswamy, C.S.T. Daughtry, G.W. McCarty, J.L. Hatfield, R.C. Izaurralde

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Islam, K (The Ohio State University, 1864 Shyville Road, Piketon, OH 45661; 740-289-2071; Fax: 740-289-4591; Email:

Sequestration of Soil Carbon on Ohio Mine Sites After Reclamation and Reforestation

D.K. Apsley*, K.R. Islam, P.S. Perry

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Jachowski, Kathleen (Solutions, 217 Road 6EH, Cody, WY 82414; Phone: 307-587-3723; Email:

Wyoming Carbon Sequestration Program

K. Jachowski*

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Jacob, James (Rubber Research Institute of India, Rubber Board, Kottayam, Kerala,

686009, INDIA; Phone: 91-481-235-3311; Email:

Implications of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) to Indian Forestry and Commercial Plantations

J. Jacob*

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Jagadamma, Sindhu (The Ohio State University, Dept. of Soil Science, School of Natural Resources, 210 Kottman Hall, Columbus, OH 43210; Phone: 614-291-8902 (Res.); Fax number: 614 -292-7432; Email:

Nitrogen Fertilization and Cover Cropping Impacts on Soil Carbon Sequestration on a Silt Loam Soil in West Central Illinois

S. Jagadamma*, R. Lal, R.G. Hoeft, E. Adee

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Jenkins, Jennifer (University of Vermont, 590 Main St., Burlington, VT 05405; Phone: 802-656-2953; Fax: 802-656-2995; Email:

Carbon Stocks and Fluxes in Urban and Suburban Residential Landscapes

J.C. Jenkins*, M.L. Cadenasso, P.M. Groffman, S.T.A. Pickett, J.M. Grove, M.L. Cox

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Jenkins, Jennifer (University of Vermont, 590 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05405; Phone: 802-656-2953; Email:

A Comprehensive Database of Diameter-Based Biomass Regressions for North American Tree Species

J.C. Jenkins, D.C. Chojnacky, L.S. Heath, R.A. Birdsey

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Jenkins, Jennifer (University of Vermont, 590 Main St., Burlington, VT 05405; Phone: 802-656-2953; Fax: 802-656-2995; Email:

Linking Extensive Monitoring Systems for Complete C Balance Estimation:  A Pilot Test in the Catskill Mountains, NY (USA)

J.C. Jenkins*, P.S. Murdoch, R.A. Birdsey

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Johnson, Jane (USDA-ARS, 803 Iowa Ave, Morris, MN 56267; Phone: 320-589-3411 ext 131; Email:

Preliminary Observations of Greenhouse Gas Emission from Contrasting Management Scenarios in the Northern Midwest

J.M.F. Johnson*, D. Archer, N.W. Barbour, J. Eklund

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Kissel, David (University of Georgia, Dept. of Crop and Soil Sciences, Athens, GA 30602; Phone: 706-542-5350; Email:

Similarity Analysis for Mapping Soil Organic Carbon with Remotely Sensed Imagery

F. Chen, D.E. Kissel*, L.T. West, D. Rickman, J.C. Luvall, W. Adkins

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Klik, Andreas (BOKU-Univ. of Nat. Res and Appl. Life Sci., Vienna, A-1190, Austria, Phone: 00431-360065472; Fax: 00431-360065499; Email:

Carbon Dioxide Emissions From Soils With and Without Erosion Control

A. Klik*, T. Fruhmann, A. Mentler

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Kong, Angela (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Plant Sciences, PES Bldg., One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-7537; Fax: 530-752-4361; Email:

Effect of Organic and Mineral Nutrient Sources and the Role of Aggregate Dynamics on Carbon Sequestration Across Conservation and Standard Tillage Farming Systems

A.Y. Kong*, S.J. Fonte, J. Six, D.C. Bryant, C. Van Kessel

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Kustas, William (USDA-ARS, HRSL, Bldg. 007, BARC-WEST, Beltsville, MD 20705; Phone: 301-504-8498; Fax: 301-504-8931; Email:

Monitoring Net Carbon Exchange over Agricultural Landscapes with a Remote Sensing-Based Model

M.C. Anderson, W.P. Kustas*, J.M. Norman

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Lee, Juhwan (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Plant Sciences, Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-7537; Email:

Spatial Variability of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Their Controlling Factors in an Agricultural Landscape

J. Lee*, C. Van Kessel, D.E. Rolston, J. Six, A.P. King

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Liebig, Mark (USDA-ARS, P.O. Box 459, Mandan, ND 58554; Phone: 701-667-3079; Fax: 701-667-3054; Email:

Soil Response to Long-Term Grazing in the Northern Great Plains

M. A. Liebig*, S. L. Kronberg, J. R. Gross, J. D. Hanson, A. B. Frank, R. L. Phillips

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Liu, Xue (George Mason University, MS 5C3, Center for Earth Observing and Space Research, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444; Phone: 703-993-4045; Email:

Changes of Carbon Sink in Terrestrial Vegetation?

X. Liu*, M. Kafatos

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Liu, Yongqiang (USDA-Forest Service, 320 Green Street, Athens, GA 30602; Phone: 706-559-4240; Email:

CO2 Emissions from Wildfires in the U.S.: Present Status and Future Trends

Y. Liu*, J. Stanturf, H. Tian, J. Qu

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Machado, Stephen (Oregon State University, CBARC, Box 370, Pendleton, OR 97801; Phone: 541-278-4416; Fax: 541-278-4188; Email:

Long-term Cropping Systems Effects on Carbon Sequestration

S. Machado*, S. Petrie, K. Rhinhart

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Martens, Dean (USDA-ARS, Southwest Watershed Research Center, Tucson, AZ 85719; Phone: 520-670-6380 x156; Fax: 520-670-5550; Email:

Rapid Loss of Soil Active C Pools Fuel Depletion of Soil C Following Mesquite Removal in Semiarid Grasslands

D. Martens*, J.E.T. McLain

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Massey, Joseph H. (Mississippi State University, 117 Dorman Hall, Mail Stop 9555, Mississippi State, MS 39762; Phone: 662-325-4725; Fax: 662-325-8742; Email:

Reduced Water Use and Methane Emissions from Rice Grown Using Multiple Inlet Plus Intermittent Irrigation

J.H. Massey*, M.C. Smith

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McCarty, Gregory (USDA-ARS, Building 007, Rm 202, BARC-West, Beltsville, MD 20705; Phone: 301-504-7401; Fax: 301-504-5048; Email:

Modeling Soil Carbon Sequestration in Agricultural Lands of Mali, Africa

G.W. McCarty*, P.C. Doraiswamy, E.R. Hunt, R.S.Yost, M. Doumbia, A.J. Franzluebbers

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McSwiney, Claire (Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, 3700 East Gull Lane, Hickory Corners, MI 49060; Phone: 269- 671-2212; Email:

Global Warming Impact of Irrigated Continuous Corn Fertilized at Different N Rates

C.P. McSwiney*, G.P. Robertson

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Michitsch, R. (Soil & Crop Improvement Association of Nova Scotia, 20 Tower Road, Truro, NS, B2N 5E3, Canada; Phone: 902-896-7092; Fax: 902-893-0335 Email:

Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Practices and Activities in the Eastern Canadian Agri-Food Sector

R. Michitsch*, D. Burton, R. Gordon, S. Ellsworth

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Mikha, Maysoon (USDA-ARS, 40335 County Road GG, Akron, CO 80720; Phone: 970-345-2259; Fax: 970-345-2088; Email:

Soil Carbon and Nitrogen in Dryland Cropping Systems

M.M. Mikha*, M.F. Vigil

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Mikhailova, Elena (Clemson University, 261 Lehotsky Hall, Clemson, SC 29634; Phone: 864-656-3535; Fax: 864-656-3304; Email:

Soil Organic and Inorganic Carbon Dynamics in Grassland Ecosystems

E.A. Mikhailova*, C.J. Post

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Min, Doo-Hong (Michigan State University, Upper Peninsula Experiment Station, PO Box 168, Chatham,, MI 49816; Phone: 906-439-5114; Email:

Dairy Forage Cropping Best Management Practices: A Comparison of Soil Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Fluxes

J.D. DeYoung, R.H. Leep, D.H.Min*, T.S. Dietz

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Molodovskaya, Marina (Cornell University, BEE Department, 76 Riley-Robb, Ithaca, NY 14853; Phone: 607-339-8644; Email:

The Effect of Aeration on Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Fresh Dairy Manure

M.S. Molodovskaya*, O. Singurindy, S.K. Giri, B.K. Richards, T.S. Steehuis

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Nkongolo, Nsalambi (Lincoln University Center of Excellence, GIS Lab, 820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, MO 65102; Phone: 573-681-5397; Fax: 573-681-5154; Email:

Soil Thermal Properties and CO2, CH4 and N2O Fluxes in a Corn Field

N.V. Nkongolo*, K. Schmidt

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Norton, Urszula (University of California-Davis, 14571 Stone Lane, Sonora, CA 95370; Phone: 209-588-2785; Fax: 209-532-8978; Email:

Trace Gas Emissions and Soil C and N Dynamics in Sagebrush and Chaparral Shrublands: Methods, Inventories and Field Experiments

U. Norton*, W.R. Horwath, A.R. Mosier, J.A. Morgan

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Onuchak, Nataliia V. (Tetiiv Institute of Agroecology and Biotechnology, 15, Stepovoy Street, Kashperivka, Tetiiv Area, Kyiv Region, 09812, Ukraine; Phone: +380 4460 26370; Fax: +380 4460 26370; Email:

Reaction of Plant Cenosis on Global Change of СО2 Concentration in the Earth Atmosphere

N.V. Onuchak*

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Ortiz, Roque (Univ. of Murcia, Departamento de Quimica Agricola, Geologia y Edafo, Murcia, MU, 30100, Spain; Phone: +34-968367443; Email:

Organic Carbon Storage in Surface Soils from Murcia Province, Southeastern Spain in Relation to Land Use and Management

D.M. Carmona, A. Faz, R. Ortiz*

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Owensby, Clenton (Kansas State University, Dept. of Agronomy, Manhattan, KS 66506-5501; Phone: 785-532-7232; Email:

Carbon and Water Vapor Fluxes in Grazed and Ungrazed Tallgrass Prairie

C.E. Owensby*, J.M. Ham, L.M. Auen

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Park, E.J. (Michigan State University, Crop and Soil Sciences Dept., East Lansing, MI 48824, Phone: 517-355-0271, ext. 247; Fax: 517-355-0270; Email:

Increasing the Stabilization of Soil Aggregates and Intra-aggregate C Dynamics During Multiple D/W Cycles with Glucose

E.J. Park*, A.J.M. Smucker

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Parkin, Tim (USDA-ARS, National Soil Tilth Lab, 2150 Pammel Dr., Ames, IA 50011; Phone: 515-294-6888; Email:

Filling Data Gaps in Soil Respiration Measurements Using Autocorrelation

T.B. Parkin*, T.C. Kaspar

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Parkin, Tim (USDA-ARS, National Soil Tilth Lab, 2150 Pammel Dr., Ames, IA 50011; Phone: 515 294-6888; Email:

Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Midwest Corn/Soybean Cropping Systems

T.B. Parkin*, T.C. Kaspar

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Paustian, Keith (Colorado State University, NREL, Ft. Collins, CO 80523; Phone: 970-491-1547; Email:

Simulating Historical and Current Soil C Dynamics in US Agricultural Systems

K. Paustian*, S. Williams, M. Easter, K. Killian, S. Ogle

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Paw U, K.T. (Atmospheric Science Dept., University of California-Davis, One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-752-1510; Fax: 530-752-1793; Email:

Eddy-covariance Measurements of Carbon Exchange from Fields with Different Tillage Treatments in the Central Valley of California

K.T. Paw U*, A.J. Ideris, A.P. King, L. Xu, J. Kochendorfer, A.A. Matista, T.C. Hsiao, D.E. Rolston.

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Pierce, Danielle L. (University of California-Davis, 1010 Wickson Hall, One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-7144; Fax: 530-752-0382; Email: 

Conservation Tillage of Cover Crops as a Means of Improving Carbon

Storage in California Vineyards
D.L. Pierce*, K.L. Steenwerth, D.R. Smart

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Pizarro, Carolina (USDA-ARS, 2231 California Street NW, Apt. 709, Washington, DC 20008; Phone: 301-504-7327; Email:

Soil Microbial Biomass, Carbon Pool, and Green House Gas Fluxes in a Long Term Tillage Experiment on the North Atlantic Coastal Plain

H. De-Polli, C. Pizarro*, T.R. Coser, G.W. McCarty, J.L. Starr

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Prior, Stephen A. (USDA-ARS, National Soil Dynamics Laboratory, Global Change Research, 411 South Donahue Drive, Auburn, AL 36832; Phone: 334-844-4741 ext.143
Fax:  334-887-8597; Email:,

Elevated Atmospheric CO2 Effects on Residue Decomposition of Different Soybean Varieties

S.A. Prior*, H.A. Torbert, G.B. Runion, H.H. Rogers, D.R. Ort, R.L. Nelson

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Reddy, K. Raja (Mississippi State University, Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, 117 Dorman, Mississippi State, MS 39762; Phone: 662-325-9463; Fax: 662-325-9461; Email:

Effect of Different Temperatures and Carbon Dioxide Levels on Biomass Accumulation and Partitioning in Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii)

K.R. Reddy*, V.G. Kakani, R.L. King

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Runion, G. Brett (USDA-ARS, NSDL, 411 S. Donahue Drive, Auburn, AL 36832; Phone: 334-844-4517; Fax: 334-887-8597; Email:

Effects of Elevated Atmospheric CO2 on Biomass and Carbon Accumulation in a Model Regenerating Longleaf Pine Ecosystem

G.B. Runion*, M.A. Davis, S.G. Pritchard, S.A. Prior, R.J. Mitchell, H.A. Torbert, H.H. Rogers, R.R. Dute

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Sainju, Upendra (USDA-ARS, 1500 North Central Avenue, Sidney, MT 59270;

Phone: 406-433-9408, Fax: 406-433-5038; Email:

Carbon Sequestration in Dryland Soil and Plant Residue as Influenced by Tillage and Crop Rotation

U.M. Sainju*, A. Lenssen, T.C. Ton-That, J. Waddell

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Schlanser, Jill (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Land, Air, and Water Resources, One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-6536; Email:

Tracing Dairy-Derived DOC

J.C.S. Schlanser*, P.J.H. Hernes, T.J.H. Harter

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Shaver, Guy (University of California-Davis, PO Box 73023, Davis, CA 95617; Phone: 530-752- 6216; Email:

Exploring Field Scale Variability of Soil Physical Properties, Total Carbon, and Carbond Dioxide Flux in a California Agricultural System

G.G. Shaver*, D.E. Rolston, J.W. Hopmans, C. Van Kessel, J.W. Six, A. King, J. Lee, J. Evatt

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Singurindy, Olga (Cornell University, Dept. Biol & Env Engineering, 104 Riley-Robb, Ithaca, NY 14853; Phone: 607-255-2463; Fax: 607-255-4080; Email:

Experimental Observation of Nitrous Oxide and Ammonia Emission from Urine-affected Soils

O. Singurindy*, S.K. Giri, M. Molodovskaya, T.S. Steenhuis

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Staggenborg, Scott (Kansas State University,  Dept. of Agronomy, 2004 Throckmorton Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506; Phone: 785-532-7214; Fax: 785-532-6094; Email:

Intensifying No-till Cropping Systems Increases Soil Carbon Levels: A Modeling Approach

S.A. Staggenborg*, C.W. Rice, R.G. Nelson, J.R. Williams

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Steinbach, Haydée Sara (Univ. of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Av. San Martin 4453, Buenos Aires, C1417DSE, Argentina; Phone: 05411-45248080; Fax:  05411-45248076; Email:

Changes in Soil Organic Carbon Contents and Nitrous Oxide Emissions After Introduction of No Till in Pampean Agroecosystems

H.S. Steinbach*, R. Alvarez

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Subramanian, Senthil Kumar (Dept. of Crop & Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823; Phone: 517-980-2741; Fax number: 517-355-0270; Email:
Quantifying Soil Carbon Using NIR Spectroscopy:  A Study on Its Consistency at Different Soil Carbon Levels

S.K. Subramanian*, A.N. Kravchenko, X. Huang, J. Qi

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Tan, Zhengxi (South Dakota State University, EROS Data Center, 47914 252nd St., Sioux Falls, SD 57198; Phone: 605-594-6903; Email:

Soil Organic Carbon Budget as Related to Land Use History in the Northwestern Great Plains

Z.X. Tan*, S. Liu, C.A. Johnston, J. Liu, T.R. Loveland

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Vargas, Rodrigo (University of California-Riverside, Center for Conservation Biology, University Laboratory, Riverside, CA 92521; Phone: 951-827-6314; Fax: 951-827-4625; Email:

Soil Embedded Networked Systems for Studying Soil Carbon Dynamics: The

A-MARSS Project

R. Vargas*, M.F. Allen, M. Hamilton, W. Swenson

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Veenstra, Jessica (University of California-Davis, TB13, One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-754-6185; Email:

Changes in Aggregate-Protected Carbon with Conservation Tillage and Cover Cropping

J. Veenstra*, W. Horwath, J. Mitchell,

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Venterea, Rodney (USDA-ARS, 1991 Upper Buford Circle, 439 Borlaug Hall, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108; Phone: 612-624-7842; Fax: 651-649-5174; Email:

Nitrous Oxide and Methane Emissions Under Varying Tillage and Fertilizer Management

R. Venterea*, M. Burger, K. A. Spokas

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Venteris, Erik (Ohio Division of Geological Survey, Petroleum Geology Group, Columbus, OH 43229; 614-265-6459; Fax: 614-447-1918; Email:

Impact of Soil Redistribution on the Mass Balance of Soil Organic Carbon in Hummocky Glacial Topography, Iowa

E.R.Venteris*, G.W. McCarty, J.C. Ritchie, T.E. Fenton, T.C. Kaspar

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White, John (USDA-ARS, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center,10300 Baltimore Avenue, BLDG 306, BARC-East, Beltsville, MD 20705; Phone: 301-504-8101; Fax: 301-504-8162; Email:

Soil Carbon Dioxide Flux in Conventional and Organic Cropping Systems: Comparison of Measurement Methods and Relationship with Soil Moisture

J.W. White*, M.A. Cavigelli, L.J. Sikora

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Wielopolski, Lucian (Brookhaven National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Dept., Bldg. 490D, Upton, NY 11973; Phone: 631-344-3656; Fax: 631- 344- 7244l; Email:

Long Term Non-destructive Soil Carbon Monitoring in Tillage and No-tillage Systems

L. Wielopolski*, S. Mitra, D. Tyler, P. Denton, N. Eash, M. Essington

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Wilson, Gail (Konza Prairie Biological Station, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506; Phone: 785-532-2892; Email:

Soil Quality and N Dynamics as Affected by Management Practices in Tallgrass Prairie

G.W.T. Wilson*, C. W. Rice

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Wolf, Adam (University of California-Davis, Dept. of Plant Sciences, One Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616; Phone: 530-752-3450; Email:

Spanning the Experimental Divide: Using Data at Multiple Spatial Scales to Better Constrain Gas Exchange Models

A. Wolf*, J. Six, C. Van Kessel, R. Howitt, D. Rolston, J. Hopmans, J. Mitchell

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Wright, Alan (Texas A&M University, Dept. of Soil and Crop Sciences, College Station, TX 77843-2474; Phone: 979-845-8738; Fax: 979-845-0456;


Tillage, Cropping Sequence, and Fertilization Effects on 13C Abundance of Soil Physical Size Fractions

F. Dou, A.L. Wright*, F.M. Hons

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