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Publications by CSP and the CSP Research Team

Impacts of Climate Change


Takle, E. S., D. Gustafson, R. Beachy, G. C. Nelson, D. Mason-D'Croz, and A. Palazzo, 2013: US food security and climate change: Agricultural futures. Econ. Discussion Papers, No 2013-17,


Singh, Ranvir, Matthew J. Helmers, Amy Kaleita, and Eugene S. Takle, 2009: Potential impact of climate change on subsurface drainage in Iowa's subsurface drained landscapes. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, July/August 2009, 459-466. DOI: 10.1061/ ASCE IR.1943-4774.0000009

Pan, Z., D. Andrade, J. Wimberley, N. McKinney, M. Segal, and E. S. Takle, 2009: Changes and uncertainty factors in soil carbon in the agricultural U. S. Midwest under climate change. Accepted by Ecological Modeling.

Munang, R., M. Rivington, G. Takle, B. Mackey, and J. Liu, 2009: Climate information and capacity needs for ecosystem management under Changing Climate. White Paper prepared for World Climate Conference – 3. Geneva Switzerland, 31 Aug – 4 Sept 2009. 42 pp.

Takle, E. S., M. Jha, E. Lu, R. W. Arritt, W. J. Gutowski, Jr., and the NARCCAP Team, 2009: Streamflow in the Upper Mississippi River Basin as simulated by SWAT driven by 20C results of global climate models and NARCCAP regional climate models. Submitted to Meteorologische Zeitschrift.

Schwartz, H. G., A. C. Clark, G. E. Dickey, G. C. Eads, R. E. Gallamore, G. Giuliano, W. J. Gutowski, R. H. Iwasaki, K. H. Jacob, T. R. Karl, R. J. Lempert, L. Paiewonsky, S. G. H. Philander, C. R. Zeppie, 2008: The Potential Impacts of Climate Change on U.S. Transportation, Transportation Research Board Special Report 290, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, 218 pp.

Takle, E. S., C. Anderson, M. Jha, and P. W. Gassman, 2006: Upper Mississippi River Basin Modeling Systems Part 4: Climate change impacts on flow and water quality. Pp. 135-142. In Singh, V. P., and Y. J. Xu, (eds.), 2006: Coastal Hydrology and Processes, Water Resources Publications LLC. Highlands Ranch, CO. 509 pp.


Takle, E. S., and Z. Pan, 2005: Climate Change and Crop Production: Challenges to Modeling Future Scenarios. In Lal, R., N. Uphoff, B. A. Stewart, and D. O. Hansen, 2005, ed., Climate Change and Global Food Security. Taylor & Francis. 383-403.

Takle, E. S., M. Jha, and C. J. Anderson, 2005: Hydrological cycle in the Upper Mississippi River Basin: 20th century simulations by multiple GCMs. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L18407 10.1029/2005GL023630 (28 September)

Jha, M., Z. Pan, E. S. Takle, R. Gu, 2004: Impact of climate change on stream flow in the Upper Mississippi River Basin: A regional climate model perspective. J. Geophys. Res. 109, D09105, doi:10.1029/2003JD003686

Hay, L.E., M.P. Clark, R.L. Wilby, W. J. Gutowski Jr., R. W. Arritt, E. S. Takle, Z. Pan and G.H. Leavesley, 2002: Use of regional climate model output for hydrologic simulations. J. Hydrometeor. 3, 571-590.



Gutowski, W. J., G. F. McMahon, P. Kirshen and S. Schluchter, 1994: Projecting climate change to small basins: Potential impact of global warming on flooding in South Florida. J. Water Res. Plan. Man., 120, 176-185.