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Young, W., and Chiew, F. (2011). Climate change in the Murray-Darling Basin: implications for water use and environmental consequences - Chapter 21. Quentin Grafton, R., and Hussey, K. (eds), Water Resources Planning and Management, New York, USA :Cambridge Universityy Press: 439-459.
http://www.cambridge.org/aus/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521762588&ss=cop
Young, W. (2001). Algae, bacteria and fungi. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 173-185.

Young, W. (2001). Invertebrates large and small. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 223-228.

Young, W. (2001). Landscapes, climates and flow regimes. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 173-185.

Young, W., and Hillman, T. (2001). The Murray River to the Darling Junction. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 101-118.

Young, W., Schiller, C., Harris, J., Roberts, J., and Hillman, T. (2001). River flow, processes, habitats, and river life. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 45-99.

Young, W., Schiller, C., Roberts, J., and Hillman, T. (2001). The rivers of the Basin and how they work. in: Young, W. (ed), Rivers as Ecological Systems - the Murray-Darling Basin, Canberra :Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 3-43.

Booty, W., Young, W., Lam, D., Whigham, P., Wong, I., Cuddy, S., Brown, K., and Farley, T. (1999). Assessment of ecological responses to environmental flow regimes using a decision support system framework. in: Denzer, R., and et al (eds), Environmental Software Systems - Environmental Information and Decision Support, Boston :Kluwer Academic Publishers3): 204-212.

Young, W. (1999). Hydrologic descriptions of semi-arid rivers: an ecological perspective. in: Kingsford, R. (editor), A free-flowing river: the ecology of the Paroo River, Sydney, NSW :National Parks and Wildlife Service: 77-96.

Young, W. (1999). Hydrologic descriptions of semi-arid rivers: an ecological perspective. in: Kingsford, R. (ed), A free-flowing river: the ecology of the Paroo River,NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service.

Young, W., Booty, W., Whigham, P., and Lam, D. (1999). Integrated assessments of river health using decision support software. in: Environmental Software Systems,3): 195-203.

Davis, J., and Young, W. (1998). A decision support system for planning environmental flow allocations. In: Loucks, D. (editor), Restoration of Degraded Rivers: Challenges, Issues and Experiences,Kluwer: 357-376.

Young, W., Roberts, J., and Ressel, V. (1998). Modelling water allocations for wetlands in a decision support system. in: McComb, A., and Davis, J. (eds), Wetlands for the Future, Adelaide, Australia :Gleneagles Publishing: 87-96.

Young, W., Lam, D., Ressel, V., and Wong, I. (1997). Development of an environmental flows decision support system. in: Denzer, R. (editors), Environmental software systems : IFIP TC5 WG5.11 International Symposium on Environmental Software Systems (ISESS '97), 28 April-2 May 1997, British Columbia, Canada, London :Chapman and Hall: 87-94. 2 vols.

Cullen, P., Doolan, J., Harris, J., Humphries, P., Thoms, M., and Young, W. (1996). Environmental allocations: the environmental imperatives. in: Managing Australia's Inland Waters: roles for science and technology. Chapter 3 of paper prepared for the Prime Minister's Science and Engineering Council, Canberra, ACT :Department of Industry, Science and TechnologyISBN 0 642 25878 3): 54-71.

.: Client and Technical Reports
Chiew, F.H., Teng, J., Kirono, D., Frost, A., Bathols, J., Vaze, J., Viney, N., Young, W., Hennessy, K., and Cai, W. (2008). Climate data for hydrologic scenario modelling across the Murray-Darling Basin.A report to the Australian Government from the CSIRO Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project. Australia: CSIRO.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/waterforahealthycountry/mdbsy/technical/B-ClimateDataHydrologicScenarioModelling.pdf
Chiew, F.H., Vaze, J., Viney, N., Jordan, P., Perraud, J., Zhang, L., Teng, J., Young, W., Penaarancibia, J., Morden, R., Freebairn, A., Austin, J., Hill, P., Wiesenfeld, C., and Murphy, R. (2008). Rainfall-runoff modelling across the Murray-Darling Basin.A report to the Australian Government from the CSIRO Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project. Australia: CSIRO.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/waterforahealthycountry/mdbsy/technical/C-Rainfall-runoffModelling.pdf
DeRose, R., Prosser, I., Wilkinson, L., Hughes, A., and Young, W. (2003). Regional patterns of erosion and sediment and nutrient transport in the Goulburn and Broken River catchments, Victoria .CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report No 11/03. Canberra: CSIRO Land and Water.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2003/tr11-03.pdf
DeRose, R., Prosser, I., Wilkinson, L., Hughs, A., and Young, W. (2003). Regional patterns of erosion & sediment & nutrient transport in the Goulburn and Broken River Catchment.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report11/03.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2003/tr11-03.pdf
Olley, J., Young, W., Caitcheon, G.G., and Chafer, C. (2003). Nutrients in the Wingecarribee catchment. in: CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report 47/0343-46, Olley, J., and Deere, D. (eds) CSIRO.

Young, W., Rustomji, P., Hughes, A., and Wilkins, D. (2003). Regionalisations of flow variables used in modelling riverine material transport in the national land and water resources audit.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report 36/01. Canberra: CSIRO Land and Water.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2001/tr36-01.pdf
Young, W., Scott, A., Cuddy, S., and Rennie, B. (2003). Murray Flow Assessment Tool. A technical description (based on version 1.4). Report for the CRC Freshwater Ecology.CSIRO Land and Water Client Report October 2003. Adelaide: CSIRO Land and Water.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/consultancy/2003/MFAT_Technical_Description.pdf
DeRose, R., Prosser, I., Wilkinson, L., Hughes, A., and Young, W. (2002). Regional Patterns of Erosion and Sediment and Nutrient Transport in the Mary River Catchment, Queensland.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report37/02.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2002/tr37-02.pdf
Williams, J., Taylor, G., Baker, B., Barnett, G., Bui, E.N., Cork, S., Dowling, T., Freudenberger, D., Hughes, P., Lamontagne, S., Marvenek, S., Shelton, D., Stauber, J.L., Syme, G., Toze, R., Young, W., and Walker, J. (2002). Audit of the Sydney drinking water supply catchments managed by the Sydney Catchment Authority. Final report to the Minister for the Environment, NSW State Government, November 2002.

Young, W., Evans, R., Olley, J., Milham, N., Robertson, A., Robertson, A., and Smith, C. (2002). The "Natural Farming Sequence".Expert Panel Report. Canberra: CSIRO.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/consultancy/2002/tarywyn_park_upper_bylong_valley.pdf
Moran, C., Bormans, M., Cox, J., Hairsine, P., Oliver, R., Olley, J., Wallbrink, P., and Young, W. (2001). Sediment Nutrient Transport and Budgeting.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report No 20/01.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2001/tr20-01.pdf
Moran, C., Dovers, S., Marcar, N., Doherty, M., Shaw, R., Batley, G.E., Burke, J., Creighton, C., Dyson, P., Evans, R., Jolly, I., Milligan, A., Veitch, S., and Young, W. (2001). Development of interim national standards for surface water and salinity: expert support and technical advice to Working Group on Natural Resource Management Standards.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report42/01.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2001/tr42-01.pdf
Norris, R., Liston, P., Davies, N., Coysh, J., Dyer, F., Linke, S., Prosser, I., and Young, W. (2001). Snapshot of the Murray-Darling basin river condition . Canberra: Murray-Darling Basin Commission.
http://www.mdbc.gov.au/whatson/PDF/snapshot_14septa.pdf
Norris, R., Prosser, I., Young, W., Liston, P., Bauer, N., Davies, N., Dyer, F., Linke, S., and Thoms, M. (2001). The assessment of river condition (ARC): an audit of the ecological condition of Australian rivers.Technical report from the CRC for Freshwater Ecology and CSIRO Land and Water to the National Land and Water Resources Audit. Canberra: CSIRO.
http://www.rpdc.tas.gov.au/soer/copy/48/index.php
Norrs, R., Liston, P., Davies, N., Coysh, J., Dyer, F., Linke, S., Prosser, I., and Young, W. (2001). Snapshot of the Murray-Darling Basin river condition.Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Commission from Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology and CSIRO Land and Water CSIRO.
http://publications.mdbc.gov.au/view_details.php?id=13&MDBCPublications_Session=68703f034cc1e4a52bfe4f8a6d4d6a3c
Young, W., Prosser, I., and Hughes, A. (2001). Modelling nutrient loads in large-scale river networks for the national land and water resources audit.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report 12/01. Canberra: CSIRO Land and Water.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical2001/tr12-01.pdf
Young, W., Brock, M., Chessman, B., Gehrke, P., Maher, W., Marr, A., Olley, J., and Warner, R. (2000). Assessments of river condition under the current flow regime and proposed flow regimes in the lower Cox’s River, New South Wales. A consultancy report to the Cox’s River review Joint Working Party, commissioned by the New South Wales Department of Land and Water Conservation.CSIRO Land and Water, Canberra Consultancy Report 00/23.

Young, W., Cuddy, S., Marston, F., and Farley, T. (1999). Environmental Flows Decision Support System - A Prototype, Volume 1 System Description. CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report No 11/9911/99.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical99/tr11-99vol-1.pdf
Young, W., Cuddy, S., Marston, F., and Farley, T. (1999). Environmental flows decision support system - A prototype - Volume 2 Technical Supplement.CSIRO Land and Water Technical Report No 11/99 CSIRO.
http://www.clw.csiro.au/publications/technical99/tr11-99vol-2.pdf
Cuddy, S., Young, W., Davis, J., and Farley, T. (1997). Trialling the Catchment Management Support System in the Murrumbidgee catchment, New South Wales. In: Davis, J. (editor), Managing algal blooms: outcomes from CSIRO's multi-divisional blue-green algal program, Canberra :CSIRO Land and Water: 103-113.

Davis, J., Young, W., and Cuddy, S. (1996). CMSS tutorial book.Technical Memorandum 96.1. Division of Water Resources. CSIRO Australia(96/1): 83p., illus, maps.

O'Loughlin, E., Young, W., and Molloy, J. (1992). Urban stormwater: impacts on the environment. Report to the Honourable Ros Kelly, Minister for Arts, Sport, the Environment and Territories.CSIRO Consultancy Report No 92/29 CSIRO.

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Wettin, P., Marsh, N., and Young, W. (2009). Environmental flow provisions and climate change, Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. In: Implementing Environmental Water Allocations, February 2009, Port Elizabeth.

Chiew, F.H., Vaze, J., Viney, N., Perraud, J., Teng, J., Jordan, P., Korono, D., and Young, W. (2008). Estimation of runoff and the impact of climate change and development on runoff across the Murray-Darling Basin. in: Proceedings of Water Down Under, 2008, April 2008, Adelaide: Engineers Australia: 1957-1968.

Young, W., Podger, G., Walker, G., and Chiew, F.H. (2008). Integrated assessment of the likely impacts of climate change and future development on water availability and use in the Murray-Darling Basin. in: Proceedings of Water Down Under 2008, April 2008, Adelaide: Engineers Australia: 1948-1956. CD Rom .

Young, W., and Wilkinson, S. (2003). Estimating mean annual flow and daily flow variability in sparsely gauged river networks. Ninth Internation conference on river research and applications, 6-11 July 2003, Albury.

Young, W., Ogden, R., Prosser, I., and Hughes, A. (2002). Predicting channel type from catchment and hydrological variables. in: Dyer, F., Thoms, M., and Olley, J. (eds), The Structure, Function and Management Implications of Fluvial Sedimentary Systems, September 2002, Alice Springs, Australia: 53-60.

Young, W., Olley, J., and Prosser, I. (2002). Setting environmental flows in context - the importance of catchment disturbance and climate variability. EnviroFlows 2002 - 4th Ecohydraulics.

Ogden, R., and Young, W. (2001). Prediction of river bed sediment size as a function of stream power and channel confinement in the Murrumbidgee catchment above Wagga Wagga. in: Rutherfurd, I., Sheldon, F., Brierley, G., and Kenyon, C. (eds), Proceedings of the Third Australian Stream Management Conference, 2001, Brisbane, Australia: 447-482.

Prosser, I., Hughes, A., Rustomji, P., Young, W., and Moran, C. (2001). Predictions the sediment regime of Australian rivers. in: Rutherfurd, I., and et al (eds), Proceedings of the third Australian stream management conference, 27-29 August 2001, Brisbane, Queensland.

Prosser, I., Hughes, A., Rustomji, P., Young, W., and Moran, C. (2001). Predictions of the sediment regime fo Australian rivers. in: Rutherfurd, I., Sheldon, F., Brierley, G., and Kenyon, C. (eds), Proceedings of the Third Australian Stream Management Conference, 2001, Brisbane, Australia: 529-535.

Prosser, I., Young, W., Rustomji, P., Hughes, A., and Moran, C. (2001). A model of river sediment budgets as an element of river health assessment. in: Proceedings of MODSIM 2001 - International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, 2001, Canberra, Australia.

Young, W., Dyer, F., and Thoms, M. (2001). An index of river hydrology change for use in assessing river condition. in: Rutherfurd, I., Sheldon, F., Brierley, G., and Kenyon, C. (eds), Proceedings of the Third Australian Stream Management Conference, 2001, Brisbane, Australia: 695-700.

Young, W., Ogden, R., Prosser, I., and Hughes, A. (2001). Predicting river channel type from flow and sediment regime attributes. in: Proceedings of MODSIM 2001 - International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, 2001, Canberra, Australia: 855-860.

Young, W., and Prosser, I. (2001). Modelling long-term average nutrient loads in large-scale river networks. in: Rutherfurd, I., Sheldon, F., Brierley, G., and Kenyon, C. (eds), Proceedings of the Third Australian Stream Management Conference, 2001, Brisbane, Australia: 701-707.

Young, W., Verhoeven, T., Chessman, B., Erskine, W., Jakeman, A., Raadik, T., Tilleard, J., Varley, I., and Wimbush, D. (2000). Assessing the current and future environmental conditions of riverine environments. in: Proceedings of the World Water Congress, 2000, Melbourne, Australia.

Young, W. (1999). The ecology-flows handbook and the environmental flows decision support system. in: Jones, P. (ed), Proceedings of the Strategic Investigations and Education Forum, 1999. Canberra: Murray-Darling Basin Commission: 165-172.

Banens, R., Lovett, S., and Young, W. (1998). The environmental flows decision support program. in: Banens, R., and Lehane, R. (editors), 1996 Riverine Environment Forum, October 1996, Brisbane, Qld: MDBC: 77-84.

Davis, J., Farley, T., Young, W., and Cuddy, S. (1998). The experience of using a decision support system for nutrient management in Australia. in: Proceedings of the specialist symposium on eutrophication research, Wageningen, The Netherlands: 323-334.

Young, W., Booty, W., Cuddy, S., Farley, T., Lam, D., and Whigham, P. (1998). Ecological and hydrological assessments of environmental flow regimes using decision support software. in: Proceedings of an International Conference: Assessing the Ecological Integrity of Running Waters, 1998, Vienna.

Whigham, P., Young, W., and Scott, A. (1997). Modelling river and floodplain interactions for ecological response. in: Proceedings of the International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM). Hobart, Tas: 417-421.

Young, W., and Argent, R. (1997). Integration and adoption of research and development in watershed management in Australia: the role of decision support systems. in: Proceedings, Fifth National Watershed Conference, Reno, Nevada: 39-44.

Young, W., Scott, A., Schiller, C., and Hillman, T. (1997). An ecology-flows handbook for environmental water managers. in: Banens, R., and Crabb, P. (editors), 1997 Riverine Environment Forum. Proceedings of the Third Riverine Environment Research Forum, October 1997, Canberra, ACT: MDBC: 83-86.

Young, W. (1996). Laboratory investigations of near-bed hydraulics in a reconstructed cobble-bed stream section. in: Proceedings, Ecohydraulics 2000, Quebec, Canada: 203-213.

Young, W., Roberts, J., and Ressel, V. (1996). Modelling water allocations for wetlands in a decision support system. in: Paper presented to INTECOL V, International Wetlands Conference, Perth, WA. 8 .

Young, W., and Davis, J. (1995). Proposed environmental flows decision support system. In: Binning, P, Bridgman, H and Williams, B (eds.). Proceedings of the International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. Volume 1: Agriculture, Catchment Hydrology and Industry (Newcastle, NSW: November 27-30, 1995): Canberra, ACT: Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia: pp.200-206 7 refs, illus.

Young, W., Davis, J., and Farley, T. (1995). Nutrient management at the catchment scale using a decision support system. in: Proceedings of the International Specialised Conference on River Basin Management for Sustainable Development, 1995, Kruger National Park. South Africa.

Davis, J., Young, W., and Marston, F. (1994). Expert parameter estimation: capturing expertise about nutrient generation rates. in: Resource Technology '94, Melbourne, Vic: 222-231.

Young, W., Verhoeven, T., and Cuddy, S. (1994). Nutrient management at a catchment scale. Water Down Under '94. Proceedings of the International Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium of the Institute of Engineers, 21-25 November 1994, Adelaide, SA: 79-83.

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Ekstrom, M., Kuruppu, N., Wilby, R., Fowler, H., Chiew, F., Dessai, S., and Young, W. (2012). Examination of climate risk usinig a modified uncertainty matrix framework - applications in the water sector [in press]. Global Environmental Change, (doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2012.11.003).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2012.11.003
Chiew, F., Young, W., Cai, W., and Teng, J. (2010). Current drought and future hydroclimate projections in southeast Australia and implications for water resources management . Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 25 (no. 4): 601-612. DOI: 10.1007/s00477-010-0424-x.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00477-010-0424-x
Likens, G., Walker, K., Davies, P., Brookes, J., Olley, J., Young, W., Thoms, M., Lake, P., Gawne, B., Davis, J., Arthington, A., Thompson, R., and Oliver, R. (2009). Ecosystem science: toward a new paradigm for managing Australia's inland aquatic ecosystems. Marine and Freshwater Research, 60 (no. 3): 271-279. doi: 10.071/MF08188 .

Norris, R., Linke, S., Prosser, I., Young, W., Liston, P., Bauer, N., Sloane, N., Dyer, F., and Thoms, M. (2007). Very-Broad-Scale Assessment of Human Impacts on River Condition. Freshwater Biology, 52 (no. 5): 959-976.

Wilkinson, S., Young, W., and Derose, R. (2006). Regionalizing mean annual flow and daily flow variability for basin-scale sediment and nutrient modelling. Hydrological Processes, 20 (no. 13): 2769-2786. doi: 10.1002/hyp.6070.

Young, W., Brandis, K., and Kingsford, R. (2006). Modelling monthly streamflows in two Australian dryland rivers: Matching model complexity to spatial scale and data availability. Journal of Hydrology, 331 (no. 1-2): 242-256.

Young, W., Chessman, B., Erskine, W., Raadik, T., Wimbush, D., Tilleard, J., Jakeman, A., Varley, I., and Verhoeven, T. (2004). Improving expert panel assessments through the use of a composite river condition index - the case of the rivers affected by the Snowy Mountains hydro-electric scheme, Australia. River Research and Applications, 20: 1-18.

Young, W., Lam, D., Ressel, V., and Wong, M. (2002). Development of an environmental flows decision support system. Environment Modelling & Software, 15: 257-265.

Prosser, I., Rutherford, I., Olley, J., Young, W., Wallbrink, P., and Moran, C. (2001). Large-scale patterns of erosion and sediment transport in river networks, with examples from Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research, 52 (no. 1): 81-99.

Prosser, I., Rutherfurd, I., Olley, J., Young, W., Wallbrink, P., and Moran, C. (2001). Large-scale patterns and processes of erosion and sediment transport in river networks, with examples from Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research, 52: 81-99.

Whigham, P., and Young, W. (2001). Modelling River and Floodplain Interactions for Ecological Response. Mathematical and Computer Modelling , 33: 635-647.

Young, W., Olley, J., Prosser, I., and Warner, R. (2001). Relative changes in sediment supply and sediment transport capacity in a bedrock-controlled river. Water Resources Research, 37 (no. 12): 3307-3320.

Davis, J., Farley, T., Young, W., and Cuddy, S. (1998). The experience of using a decision support system for nutrient management in Australia. Water Science and Technology, 37 (no. 3): 209-216.

Rizzoli, A., and Young, W. (1997). Delivering environmental decision support systems: software tools and techniques. Environmental Modelling & Software, 12: 237-249.

Young, W., Marston, F., and Davis, J. (1997). NEXSYS: an expert system for estimating non-point source nutrient export rates. AI Applications, 11: 11-18.

Warburton, J., Davies, T., Griffiths, G., Hoey, T., and Young, W. (1996). Future prospects for the use of hydraulic models in the management of New Zealand braided gravel-bed rivers. Journal of Hydrology (NZ), 35: 287-302.

Young, W., Marston, F., and Davis, J. (1996). Nutrient exports and land use in Australian catchments. Journal of Environmental Management, 47: 165-183.

Young, W., and Warburton, J. (1996). Principles and practice of hydraulic modelling of braided gravel-bed rivers. Journal of Hydrology (NZ), 35: 175-198.

Young, W., Farley, T., and Davis, J. (1995). Nutrient management at the catchment scale using a decision support system. Water Science and Technology, 32: 277-282.