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Aretxabaleta, A. L., Butman, B., & Ganju, N. K. (2014). Water level response in back‐barrier bays unchanged following Hurricane Sandy. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(9), 3163-3171. PDF File

Culver, S. J., et al. (2007), Late Holocene barrier island collapse:  Outer Banks, North Carolina, U.S.A., Sedimentary Record, 5, 4-8. SR

del Barrio, P., Ganju, N. K., Aretxabaleta, A. L., Hayn, M., García, A., & Howarth, R. W. (2014). Modeling future scenarios of light attenuation and potential seagrass success in a eutrophic estuary. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. PDF File

Ganju, N.K, Knowles, N., and Schoellhamer, D.H., 2008, Temporal downscaling of decadal sediment load estimates to a daily interval for use in hindcast simulations. Journal of Hydrology, 349, 512-523. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., 2011, A novel approach for direct estimation of fresh groundwater discharge to an estuary, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L11402, doi:10.1029/2011GL047718. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., and Schoellhamer, D.H., 2009, Calibration of an estuarine sediment transport model to sediment fluxes as an intermediate step for robust simulation of geomorphic evolution. Continental Shelf Research, 29, 148-158. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., and Schoellhamer, D.H., 2010, Decadal-timescale estuarine geomorphic change under future scenarios of climate and sediment supply. Estuaries and Coasts, 33, 15-29.PDF File

Ganju, N.K., and Sherwood, C.R., 2010, Effect of roughness formulation on the performance of a coupled wave, hydrodynamic, and sediment transport model. Ocean Modelling, 33, 299-313. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., Dickhudt, P.J., Thomas, J.A., Borden, J., Sherwood, C.R., Montgomery, E.T., Twomey, E.R., and Martini, M.A., 2011, Summary of oceanographic and water-quality measurements in West Falmouth Harbor and Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, 2009-2010, USGS Open-File Report 2011-1113. Link to report

Ganju, N.K., Jaffe, B.E., and Schoellhamer, D.H., 2011, Discontinuous hindcast simulations of estuarine bathymetric change: a case study from Suisun Bay, California. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 93, 142-150. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., Lentz, S.J., Kirincich, A.R., and Farrar, J.T., 2011, Complex mean circulation over the Inner-Shelf south of Marthas Vineyard revealed by observations and a high resolution model, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, C10036, ddoi:10.1029/2011JC007035. PDF File

Ganju, N.K., Schoellhamer, D.H., and Jaffe, B.E., 2009, Hindcasting of decadal-timescale estuarine bathymetric change with a tidal-timescale model. Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, 114, F04019, doi:10.1029/2008JF001191. PDF File

Marot, M. E., and C. G. Smith (2012), Radioisotopic data of sediment collected in Mobile and Bon Secour Bays, Alabama, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1172, 15 p.OFR

Marot, M. E., C. S. Adams, K. A. Richwine, C. G. Smith, L. E. Osterman, and J. C. Bernier (2014), Temporal changes in lithology and radiochemistry from the back-barrier environments along the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana: March 2012–July 2013, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2014–1079, XX p.

Osterman, L. E., and C. G. Smith (2012), Over 100 years of environmental change recorded by foraminifers and sediments in Mobile Bay, Alabama, Gulf of Mexico, USA, Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 115, 345-358, doi:Doi 10.1016/J.Ecss.2012.10.001.PDF File

Plant, N. G., J. Flocks, H. F. Stockdon, J. W. Long, K. Guy, D. M. Thompson, J. M. Cormier, C. G. Smith, J. L. Miselis, and P. S. Dalyander (2014), Predictions of barrier island berm evolution in a time-varying storm climatology, Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 2013JF002871, doi:10.1002/2013JF002871.PDF File

Richwine, K. A., M. E. Marot, C. G. Smith, and L. E. Osterman (2013), Biological and Geochemical Data of Gravity Cores from Mobile Bay, AlabamaRep., U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1240, 20 p.OFR

Roy, M., J. B. Martin, C. G. Smith, and J. E. Cable (2011), Reactive-transport modeling of iron diagenesis and associated organic carbon remineralization in a Florida (USA) subterranean estuary, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 304(1-2), 191-201.PDF File

Roy, M., J. B. Martin, J. Cherrier, J. E. Cable, and C. G. Smith (2010), Influence of sea level rise on iron diagenesis in an east Florida subterranean estuary, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74(19), 5560-5573.PDF File

Roy, M., J. B. Martin, J. E. Cable, and C. G. Smith (2013), Variations of iron flux and organic carbon remineralization in a subterranean estuary caused by inter-annual variations in recharge, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 103(0), 301-315, doi: File

Smith, C. G., and L. E. Osterman (2013), An evaluation of temporal changes in sediment accumulation and impacts on carbon burial in Mobile Bay, Alabama, USA, Estuaries and Coasts, doi:10.1007/s12237-013-9731-z.Publication

Smith, C. G., J. E. Cable, and J. B. Martin (2008), Episodic high-intensity mixing events in a subterranean estuary:  Effects of tropical cyclones, Limnology and Oceanography, 53, 666-674.PDF File

Smith, C. G., L. E. Osterman, and R. Z. Poore (2013), An examination of historical inorganic sedimentation and organic matter accumulation in several marsh types within the Mobile Bay and Mobile-Tensaw River delta region, Jounal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 63, 68-83, doi:doi: 10.2112/SI63-001.10.PDF File

Smith, C. G., S. J. Culver, S. R. Riggs, D. Ames, D. R. Corbett, and D. Mallinson (2008), Geospatial analysis of barrier island width of two segments of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, USA: Anthropogenic curtailment of natural self-sustaining processes, J Coastal Res, 24(1), 70-83, doi:Doi 10.2112/05-0595.1. PDF File

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