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Books/Book chapters

Ahmad M, Giordano M. 2012. The Karkheh River Basin: the food basket of Iran under pressure. in: Fisher M, Cook S. (eds). Water, Food and Poverty in River Basins: Defining the Limits. Routledge: Taylor and Francis. Pp. 59-81.

Burn S. 2012. El futuro del agua urbana - Una perspectiva australiana. Olier E, Gomez Bule J. (eds). La gestion estrategica del agau. Seguridad Global. Pp. 79-92.

Cai X, Molden D, Mainuddin M, Sharma B, Ahmad M, Karim P. 2012. Producing more food with less water in a changing world: assessment of water productivity in 10 major river basins. Fisher M, Cook S. (eds). Water, Food and Poverty in River Basins: Defining the Limits. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. Pp. 280-300.

Dutta D. 2012. Flood hazard mapping using hydrodynamic modelling approach - Chapter 5. in: Wong T. (ed). Flood Risk and Flood Management. Nova Science Publishers. Pp. 85-102.

Kirby M, Krittasudthacheewa C, Mainuddin M, Kemp-Benedict E, Swartz C, de la Rosa E. 2012. Chapter 6: The Mekong: a diverse basin facing the tensions of development. Fisher M, Cook S. (ed). Water, Food and Poverty in River Basins. Routledge. Pp. 573-593.

Mulligan M, Fisher M, Sharma B, Xu Z, Ringler C, Mahe G, Jarvis A, Ramirez J, Clanet J-C, Ogilvie A, Ahmad A. 2012. The nature and impact of climate change in the Challenge Program on Water and Food (CPWF) basins. Fisher M, Cook S. (eds). Water, Food and Poverty in River Basins: Defining the Limits. Routledge: Taylor & Francis. Pp. 334-362.

Page D, Ayuso-Gabella M, Kopac I, Bixio D, Dillon P, Salgot de Marcay M, Genthe B. 2012. Risk assessment and risk management in Managed Aquifer Recharge (Chapter 19). Kazner C, Wintgens T, Dillon P. (eds). Water Reclamation Technologies for Safe Managed Aquifer Recharge. IWA Publishing. Pp. 351-374.

Page D, Barry K, Regel R, Kremer S, Pavelic P, Vanderzalm J, Dillon P, Rinck-Pfieffer S, Pitman C. 2012. The aquifer storage transfer and recovery project in Salisbury, South Australia (Chapter 7). Kazner C, Wintgens T, Dillon P. (eds). Water Reclamation Technologies for Safe Managed Aquifer Recharge. IWA Publishing. Pp. 103-109.

Verburg K, Cresswell H, Bende-Michl U, Gibson J, Hairsine P. 2012. Spatial diagnosis of catchment water quality: using multiple lines of evidence. Lefroy T, Curtis A, Jakeman A, McKee J. (eds). Landscape Logic: Integrating Science for Landscape Management. CSIRO PUBLISHING. Pp. 83-102.

Journal articles

Ahmed W, Hodgers L, Sidhu J, Toze S. 2012. Fecal indicators and zoonotic pathogens in household drinking water taps fed from rainwater tanks in southeast Queensland, Australia. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78: 219-226. doi: 10.1128/AEM.06554-11 .

Ahmed W, Masters N, Toze S. 2012. Consistency in the host specificity and host sensitivity of the Bacteriodes HF183 marker for sewage pollution tracking [online]. Letters in Applied Microbiology.

Ahmed W, Richardson K, Sidhu J, Toze S. 2012. Escherichia coli and Enterococcus spp. in rainwater tank samples: comparison of culture-based methods and 23S rRNA gene quantitative PCR assays [online]. Environmental Science & Technology.

Ahmed W, Sidhu J, Toze S. 2012. An attempt to identify the likely sources of Escherichia coli harboring toxin genes in rainwater tanks. Environmental Science & Technology. 46: 5193-5197. doi: 10.1021/es300292y .
Ali R, Viney N, Hodgson G, Aryal S, Dawes W. 2012. Modelling the impact of subcatchment and regional scale drainage in the Blackwood Basin, Western Australia. Agricultural Water Management. 115: 252-266. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2012.09.012.

Allen-Ankins S, Stoffels R, Pridmore P, Vogel M. 2012. The effects of turbidity, prey density and environmental complexity on the feeding of juvenile Murray cod Maccullochella peelii. Journal of Fish Biology. 80: 195-206. doi: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03166.x.

Andreassian V, Le Moine N, Perrin C, Ramos M-H, Oudin L, Mathevet T, Lerat J, Berthet L. 2012. All that glitters is not gold: the case of calibrating hydrological models. Hydrological Processes. 26: 2206-2210. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9264.

Atkinson R, Dornblut I, Smith D. 2012. An international standard conceptual model for sharing references to hydrologic features. Journal of Hydrology. 424-425: 24-36. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.12.002.
Baldwin D, Mitchell A. 2012. Impact of sulfate pollution on anaerobic biogeochemical cycles in a wetland sediment. Water Research. 46: 965-974. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2011.11.065.

Barron O, Silberstein R, Ali R, Donohue R, McFarlane D, Davies P, Hodgson G, Smart N, Donn M. 2012. Climate change effects on water-dependent ecosystems in south-western Australia. Journal of Hydrology. 434-435: 95-109. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.02.028.

Bartley R, Speirs W, Ellis T, Waters D. 2012. A review of sediment and nutrient concentration data from Australia for use in catchment water quality models. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 65: 101-116. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.08.009.

Batley G. 2012. "Heavy metal" - a useful term [letter to the editor]. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management. 8: 215. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1290.

Beal C, Sharma A, Gardner T, Chong M. 2012. A desktop analysis of potable water savings from internally plumbed rainwater tanks in south-east Queensland, Australia. Water Resources Management. 26: 1577-1590. doi: 10.1007/s11269-011-9973-0.

Beale D, Dunn M, Morrison P, Porter N, Marlow D. 2012. Characterisation of bulk water samples from copper pipes undergoing microbially influenced corrosion by diagnostic metabolomic profiling . Corrosion Science. 55: 272-279. doi: 10.1016/j.corsci.2011.10.026.

Beesley L, King A, Amtstaetter F, Koehn J, Gawne B, Price A, Nielsen D, Vilizzi L, Meredith S. 2012. Does flooding affect spatiotemporal variation of fish assemblages in temperate floodplain wetlands? Freshwater Biology. 57: 2230-2246. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2012.02865.x.

Bhuiyan Md, Dutta D. 2012. Analysis of flood vulnerability and assessment of the impacts in coastal zones of Bangladesh due to potential sea-level rise. Natural Hazards. 61: 729-743.doi: 10.1007/s11069-011-0059-3.

Bhuiyan M, Dutta D. 2012. Assessing impacts of sea level rise on river salinity in the Gorai river network, Bangladesh . Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 96: 219-227. doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2011.11.005.

Bradford S, Torkzaban S. 2012. Colloid adhesive parameters for chemically heterogeneous porous media. Langmuir. 28: 13643-13651. doi: 10.1021/la3029929.

Bradford S, Torkzaban S, Kim H, Simunek J. 2012. Modeling colloid and microorganism transport and release with transients in solution ionic strength. Water Resources Research. 48: 10 pp. doi: 10.1029/2012WR012468.

Burn S, Maheepala S, Sharma A. 2012. Utilizing integrated urban water management to assess the viability of decentralised water solutions. Water Science and Technology. 66: 113-121.

Caitcheon G, Olley J, Pantus F, Hancock G, Leslie C. 2012. The dominant erosion processes supplying fine sediment to three major rivers in tropical Australia, the Daly (NT), Mitchell (Qld) and Flinders (Qld) Rivers. Geomorphology. 151-152: 188-195. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.02.001.

Chappell A, Renzullo L, Haylock M. 2012. Spatial uncertainty to determine reliable daily precipitation maps. Journal of Geophysical Research. 117: 14 pp. doi: 10.1029/2012JD017718.

Chen G, Cheng K, Ginige M, Kaksonen A. 2012. Aerobic degradation of sulfanilic acid using activated sludge. Water Research. 46: 145-151. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2011.10.043.

Chen S, Pollino C. 2012. Good practice in Bayesian network modelling. Environmental Modelling & Software. 37: 134-135. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.03.012.

Chen Y, Khan S, Rana T, Abbas A, Buettikofer H. 2012. Three dimensional conceptualisation of hydrogeological environment to underpin groundwater management in irrigation area . Water Resources Management.

Cheng K, Ginige M, Kaksonen A. 2012. Ano-cathodophilic biofilm catalyzes both anodic carbon oxidation and cathodic denitrfication. Environmental Science & Technology. 46: 10372-10378. doi: 10.1021/es3025066.

Chuvieco E, Aguado I, Jurdao S, Pettinari M, Yebra M, Salas J, Hantson S, de la Riva J, Ibarra P, rodrigues M, Echeverria M, Azqueta D, Roman M, Bastarrika A, Martinez S, Recondo C, Zapico E, Martinez-Vega F. 2012. Integrating geospatial information into fire risk assessment [online]. International Journal of Wildland Fire.

Coron L, Andreassian V, Perrin C, Lerat J, Vaze J, Bourqui M, Hendrickx F. 2012. Crash testing hydrological models in contrasted climate conditions: an experiment on 216 Australian catchments. Water Resources Research. 48: W05552, 17 pp. doi: 10.1029/2011WR011721.

Cox J, Oliver D, Fleming N, Anderson J. 2012. Off-site transport of nutrients and sediment from three main land-uses in the Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia. Agricultural Water Management. 106: 50-59. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2011.08.014.

Crosbie R, Pollock D, Mpelasoka F, Barron O, Charles S, Donn M. 2012. Changes in Köppen-Geiger climate types under a future climate for Australia: hydrological implications. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16: 3341-3349. doi: 10.5194/hess-16-3341-2012.

Dercon G, Mabit L, Hancock G, Nguyen M, Dornhofer P, Bacchi O, Benmansour M, Bernard C, Froehlich W, Golosov V, Haciyakupoglu S, Hai P, Klik A, Li Y, Lobb D, Onda Y, Popa N, Rafiq M, Ritchie J, Schuller P, Shakhashiro A, Wallbrink P, Walling D, Zapata F, Zhang X. 2012. Fallout radionuclide-based techniques for assessing the impact of soil conservation measures on erosion control and soil quality: An overview of the main lessons learnt under an FAO/IAEA Coordinated Research Project [Review]. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity. 107: 78-85.

Doble R, Brunner P, McCallum J, Cook P. 2012. An analysis of river bank slope and unsaturated flow effects on bank storage . Ground Water. 50: 77-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2011.00821.x.

Doble R, Crosbie R, Smerdon B, Peeters L, Cook F. 2012. Groundwater recharge from overbank floods. Water Resources Research. 48: W09522, 14pp. doi: 10.1029/2011WR011441.

Donn M, Barron O, Barr A. 2012. Identification of phosphorus export from low-runoff yielding areas using combined application of high frequency water quality data and MODHMS modelling. Science of the Total Environment. 426: 264-271. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.03.021.

Donohue R, Roderick M, McVicar T. 2012. Roots, storms and soil pores: incorporating key ecohydrological processes in Budyko's hydroclimatic framework. Journal of Hydrology. 436-437: 35-50. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.02.033.

Doubkova M, van Dijk A, Sabel D, Wagner W, Bloschl G. 2012. Evaluation of the predicted error of the soil moisture retrieval from C-band SAR by comparison against modelled soil moisture estimates over Australia. Remote Sensing of Environment. 120: 188-196. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.09.031.

Douglas G, Wendling L, Coleman S. 2012. Productive use of steelmaking by-product in environmental applications (I): Mineralogy and major and trace element geochemistry. Minerals Engineering. 35: 49-56. doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2012.04.013.

Du L, Buntine W, Jin W, Chen C. 2012. Sequential latent dirichlet allocation. Knowledge and Information Systems. 31: 475-503. doi: 10.1007/s10115-011-0425-1.

Dutta D, Welsh W, Vaze J, Kim S, Nicholls D. 2012. A comparative evaluation of short-term streamflow forecasting using time series analysis and rainfall-runoff models in eWater source. Water Resources Management. 26: 4397-4415. doi: 10.1007/s11269-012-0151-9.

Evans J, Ekstrom M, Ji F. 2012. Evaluating the performance of a WRF physics ensemble over south-east Australia. Climate Dynamics. 39: 1241-1258. doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1244-5.

Fraser M, Baldwin D, Rees G, Silvester E, Whitworth K. 2012. Rehabilitation options for inland waterways impacted by sulfidic sediments - field trials in a south-eastern Australian wetland. Journal of Environmental Management. 102: 71-78. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2011.10.021.

Gawne B, Price A, Koehn J, King A, Nielsen D, Meredith S, Beesley L, Vilizzi L. 2012. A Bayesian belief network decision support tool for watering wetlands to maximise native fish outcomes. Wetlands. 32: 277-287. doi: 10.1007/s13157-011-0255-7.

Gilfedder M, Rassam D, Stenson M, Jolly I, Walker G, Littleboy M. 2012. Incorporating land-use changes and surface-groundwater interactions in a simple catchment water yield model. Environmental Modelling & Software. 38: 62-73. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.05.005.

Gould S, Rajeev P, Kodikara J, Zhao X-L, Burn S, Marlow D. 2012. A new method for developing equations applied to the water retention curve. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 76: 806-814. doi: 10.2136/sssaj2011.0260.

Gouweleeuw B, van Dijk A, Guerschman J, Dyce P, de Jeu R, Owe M. 2012. Assimilation of space-based passive microwave soil moisture retrievals and the correction for a dynamic open water fraction. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussion. 9: 1013-1039. doi: 10.5194/hessd-9-1013-2012, 2012.

Gouweleeuw B, van Dijk A, Guerschman J, Dyce P, Owe M. 2012. Space-based passive microwave soil moisture retrievals and the correction for a dynamic open water fraction. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16: 1635-1645. doi: 10.5194/hess-16-1635-2012.

Hladyz S, Nielsen D, Suter P, Krull E. 2012. Temporal variations in organic carbon utilization by consumers in a lowland river. River Research and Applications. 513-528. doi: 10.1002/rra.1467.

Hughes J, Petrone K, Silberstein R. 2012. Drought, groundwater storage and stream flow decline in southwestern Australia. Geophysical Research Letters. 39: L03408, 6 pp. doi: 10.1029/2011GL050797 .
Jahangir Alam M, Dutta D. 2012. A process-based and distributed model for nutrient dynamics in river basin: development, testing and applicatons. Ecological Modelling. 247: 112-124. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.07.031.

Kabir M, Dutta D, Hironaka S, Pang A. 2012. Analysis of bed load equations and river bed level variations using basin-scale process-based modelling approach. Water Resources Management. 26: 1143-1163. doi: 10.1007/s11269-011-9951-6.

Kelliher F, Condron L, Cook F, Black A. 2012. Sixty years of seasonal irrigation affects carbon storage in soils beneath pasture grazed by sheep. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 148: 29-36. doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2011.10.022.

Kinsman D, Mirza F, Maheepala S, Neumann L, Coultas E. 2012. Representing wastewater recycling in an integrated urban water modelling tool. Water Practice & Tehnology. 7: 8pp. doi: 10.2166/wpt.2012.002.

Kroon F, Kuhnert P, Henderson B, Wilkinson S, Kinsey-Henderson A, Abbott B, Brodie J, Turner R. 2012. River loads of suspended solids, nitrogen, phosphorus and herbicides delivered to the Great Barrier Reef lagoon. Marine Pollution Bulletin . 65: 167-181. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.10.018.

Kuhnert M, Henderson B, Lewis S, Bainbridge Q, Wilkinson S, Brodie J. 2012. Quantifying total suspended sediment export from the Burdekin River catchment using the Loads Regression Estimator Tool . Water Resources Research. 48: W04533, 18 PP. doi: 10.1029/2011WR011080.

Leblanc M, Tweed S, Van Dijk A, Timbal B. 2012. A review of historic and future hydrological changes in the Murray-Darling Basin. Global and Planetary Change. 80-81: 226-246. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.10.012.

Li H, Zhang Y, Vaze J, Wang B. 2012. Separating effects of vegetation change and climate variability using hydrological modelling and sensitivity-based approaches . Journal of Hydrology. 420-421: 403-418. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.12.033 .

Liu Y, Dorigo W, Parinussa R, de Jeu R, Wagner W, McCabe M, Evans J, van Dijk A. 2012. Trend-preserving blending of passive and active microwave soil moisture retrievals. Remote Sensing of Environment. 123: 280-297. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.03.014.

Luo J, Wang E, Shen S, Zheng H, Zhang Y. 2012. Effects of conditional parameterization on performance of rainfall-runoff model regarding hydrologic non-stationarity [in press]. Hydrological Processes.

Mainuddin M, Kirby M, Thai Hoanh C. 2012. Water productivity responses and adaptation to climate change in the lower Mekong basin. Water International. 37: 53-74.

Marleni N, Gray S, Sharma A, Burn S, Muttil N. 2012. Impact of water source management practices in residential areas on sewer networks - a review. Water Science & Technology. 65: 624-642.

Marlow D, Beale D. 2012. Condition assessment of appurtenances: a water sector perspective. Journal American Water Works Association. 104: E26-E35.

Marlow D, Beale D, Mashford J. 2012. Risk-based prioritization and its application to inspection of valves in the water sector. Reliability Engineering & System Safety. 100: 67-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ress.2011.12.014.

Mashford J, De Silva D, Burn S, Marney D. 2012. Leak detection in simulated water pipe networks using SVM. Applied Artificial Intelligence: An International Journal. 26: 429-444. doi: 10.1080/08839514.2012.670974.

Mashford J, Marney D, Burn S. 2012. CSIRO Research into computer aided image interpretation for automatic pipe inspection. AWA Water Journal. 39: 58-62.

McCallum J, Cook P, Berhane D, Rumpf C, McMahon G. 2012. Quantifying groundwater flows to streams using differential flow gaugings and water chemistry. Journal of Hydrology. 416417: 118-132. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.11.040.

McJannet D, Wallace J, Keen R, Hawdon A, Kemei J. 2012. The filtering capacity of a tropical riverine wetland: I. Water balance. Hydrological Processes. 26: 40-52. doi: 10.1002/hyp.8108.

McJannet D, Wallace J, Keen R, Hawdon A, Kemei J. 2012. The filtering capacity of a tropical riverine wetland: II. Sediment and nutrient balances. Hydrological Processes. 26: 53-72. doi: 10.1002/hyp.8111.

McJannet D, Webster I, Cook F. 2012. An area-dependent wind function for estimating open water evaporation using land-based meteorological data. Environmental Modelling & Software. 31: 76-83. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.11.017.

Moglia M, Perez P, Burn S. 2012. Assessing the likelihood of realizing idealized goals: the case of urban water strategies. Environmental Modelling and Software. 35: 50-60. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.02.005.

Moglia M, Sharma A, Maheepala S. 2012. Multi-criteria decision assessments using Subjective Logic: Methodology and the case of urban water strategies. Journal of Hydrology. 452-453: 180-189. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.05.049.

Nagler J, Cavileer T, Verducci J, Schultz I, Hook S, Hayton W. 2012. Estrogen receptor mRNA expression patterns in the liver and ovary of female rainbow trout over a complete reproductive cycle. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 178: 556-561. doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2012.06.010.

Naylor T, Moglia M, Grant A, Sharma A. 2012. Self-reported judgements of management and governance issues in stormwater and greywater systems. Journal of Cleaner Production. 29-30: 144-150. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2012.02.003.

Nguyen T, He Z, Zhang R, Ward P. 2012. Boosting moving object indexing through velocity partitioning. The Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment. 5: 860-871.

Nielsen D, Smith D, Petrie R. 2012. Resting egg banks can facilitate recovery of zooplankton communities after extended exposure to saline conditions. Freshwater Biology. 57: 1306-1314. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2012.02782.x.

Ning N, Hladyz S, Gawne B, Maffei S, Price A, Nielsen D. 2012. Morphological, physiological and behavioural response patterns of carp gudgeon Hypseleotris spp. to food deprivation: Implications for assessing health. Journal of Fish Biology. 80: 218-224. doi: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03156.x.

Ning N, Watkins S, Gawne B, Nielsen D. 2012. Assessing the potential for using wetlands as intermediary storages to conjunctively maintain ecological values and support agricultural demands. Journal of Environmental Management. 107: 19-27. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2012.04.012.

Oliver D, Kookana R. 2012. Minimising agricultural pollution to enhance water quality in the Philippines and Australia [editorial]. Agricultural Water Management. 106: 1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2011.12.009.

Oliver D, Kookana R, Anderson J, Cox J, Waller N, Smith L. 2012. The off-site transport of pesticide loads from two land uses in relation to hydrological events in the Mt. Lofty Ranges, South Australia. Agricultural Water Management. 106: 70-77. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2011.07.012.

Oliver D, Kookana R, Anderson J, Cox J, Waller N, Smith L. 2012. Off-site transport of pesticides in dissolved and particulate forms from two land uses in the Mt. Lofty Ranges, South Australia. Agricultural Water Management. 106: 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2011.11.001.

Page D, Gonzalez D, Dillon P. 2012. Microbiological risks of recycling urban stormwater via aquifers. Water Science & Technology. 65: 1692-1695. doi: 10.2166/wst.2012.069.

Patterson B, Pitoi M, Furness A, Bastow T, McKinley A. 2012. Fate of N-Nitrosodimethylamine in recycled water after recharge into anaerobic aquifer. Water Research. 46: 1260-1272. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2011.12.032.

Paydar Z, Qureshi M. 2012. Irrigation water management in uncertain conditions - application of Modern Portfolio Theory. Agricultural Water Management. 115: 47-54. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2012.08.004.

Pena-Arancibia J, van Dijk A, Guerschman J, Mulligan M, (Sampurno) Bruijnzeel L, McVicar T. 2012-. Detecting changes in streamflow after partial woodland clearing in two large catchments in the seasonal tropics. Journal of Hydrology. 416417: 60-71. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.11.036.

Petheram C, Rustomji P, Chiew F, Vleeshouwer J. 2012. Rainfall-runoff modelling in northern Australia: A guide to modelling strategies in the tropics. Journal of Hydrology. 462-463 : 28-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.12.046.

Petheram C, Rustomji P, McVicar T, Cai W, Chiew F, Vleeshouwer J, Van Niel T, Li L, Cresswell R, Donohue R, Teng J, Perraud J-M. 2012. Estimating the impact of projected climate change on runoff across the tropical savannas and semi-arid rangelands of northern Australia. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 483-503. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-062.1.

Post D, Chiew F, Teng J, Viney N, Ling F, Harrington G, Crosbie R, Graham B, Marvanek S, McLoughlin R. 2012. A robust methodology for conducting large-scale assessments of current and future water availability and use: A case study in Tasmania, Australia . Journal of Hydrology. 412-413: 233-245. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.02.011.

Robertson D, Wang Q. 2012. A Bayesian approach to predictor selection for seasonal streamflow forecasting. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 155-171. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-10-05009.1.

Romero A, Aguado I, Yebra M. 2012. Estimation of dry matter content in leaves using normalized indexes and prospect model inversion. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 33: 396-414. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2010.532819 .

Sanchez P, Oliver D, Castillo H, Kookana R . 2012. Nutrient and sediment concentrations in the Pagsanjan-Lumban catchment of Laguna de Bay, Philippines. Agricultural Water management. 106: 17-26. doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2011.07.011.

Schepen A, Wang Q, Robertson D. 2012. Evidence for using climate indices to forecast Australian seasonal rainfall. Journal of Climate. 25: 1230-1246. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00156.1.

Schirmer M, Davis G, Hoehn E, Vogt T. 2012. GQ10 "Groundwater Quality Management in a Rapidly Changing World" [editorial special issue]. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 127: 1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2011.11.001.

Shao Q, Lerat J, Brink H, Tomkins K, Yang A, Peeters L, Li M, Zhang L, Podger G, Renzullo L. 2012. Gauge based precipitation estimation and associated model and product uncertainties. Journal of Hydrology. 444-445: 100-112. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.04.009.

Sharma A, Cook S, Tjandraatmadja G, Gregory A. 2012. Impediments and constraints in the uptake of water sensitive urban design measures in greenfield and infill developments. Water Science & Technology. 65: 340-352. doi: 10.2166/wst.2012.858.

Sharma L, Greskowiak J, Ray C, Eckert P, Prommer H. 2012. Elucidating temperature effects on seasonal variations of biogeochemical turnover rates during riverbank filtration. Journal of Hydrology. 428-429: 104-115. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.01.028.

Sharratt B, Wendling L, Feng G. 2012. Surface characteristics of a windblown soil altered by tillage intensity during summer fallow. Aeolian Research. 5: 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.aeolia.2012.02.002.

Sidhu J, Toze S. 2012. Assessment of pathogen survival potential during managed aquifer recharge with diffusion chambers. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 113: 693-700. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2012.05360.x.

Simpson S, Ward D, Strom D, Jolley D. 2012. Oxidation of acid-volatile sulfide in surface sediments increases the release and toxicity of copper to the benthic amphipod Melita plumulosa. Chemosphere. 88: 953-961. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.03.026.

Sims N, Chariton A, Jin H, Colloff M. 2012. A classification of floodplains and wetlands of the Murray-Darling Basin based on changes in flows following water resource development. Wetlands. 32: 239-248. doi: 10.1007/s13157-011-0231-2.

Sims N, Colloff M. 2012. Remote sensing of vegetation responses to flooding of a semi-arid floodplain: Implications for monitoring ecological effects of environmental flows. Ecological Indicators. 18: 387-391. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.12.007.

Smerdon B, Gardner W, Harrington G, Tickell S. 2012. Identifying the contribution of regional groundwater to the baseflow of a tropical river (Daly River, Australia). Journal of Hydrology. 464-465: 107-115. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.06.058.

Smith A, Walker J, Western A, Young R, Ellett K, Pipunic R, Grayson R, Siriwardena L, Chiew F, Richter H. 2012. The Murrumbidgee soil moisture monitoring network data set. Water Resources Research. 48 : W07701. doi: 10.1029/2012WR011976.

Smith I, Timbal B. 2012. Links between tropical indices and southern Australian rainfall. International Journal of Climatology. 32: 33-40.

Sreekanth J, Datta B, Mohapatra P. 2012. Optimal short-term reservoir operation with integrated long-term goals [online]. Water Resources Management.

Teng J, Chiew F, Timbal B, Wang Y, Vaze J, Wang B. 2012. Assessment of an analogue downscaling method for modelling climate change impacts on runoff [in press]. Journal of Hydrology.

Teng J, Chiew F, Vaze J, Marvanek S, Kirono D. 2012. Estimation of climate change impact on mean annual runoff across continental Australia using Budyko and Fu equations and hydrological models. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 1094-1106. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-097.1.

Teng J, Vaze J, Chiew F, Wang B, Perraud J-M. 2012. Estimating the relative uncertainties sourced from GCMs and hydrological models in modeling climate change impact on runoff. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 122-139. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-058.1.

Tims S, Fifield L, Hancock G, Lal R, Hoo W. 2012. Plutonium isotope measurements from across continental Australia [in press]. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms.

Torkzaban S, Wan J, Tokunaga T, Bradford S. 2012. Impacts of bridging complexation on the transport of surface-modified nanoparticles in saturated sand. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 136-137: 86-95. doi: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2012.05.004.

Tran D, Mashford J, May R, Marlow D. 2012. Development of a fuzzy risk ranking model for prioritizing manhole inspection . Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering. 26: 550-557. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000162.

Umali B, Oliver D, Forrester S, Chittleborough D, Hutson J, Kookana R, Ostendorf B. 2012. The effect of terrain and management on the spatial variability of soi lproperties in an apple orchard. Catena. 93: 38-48. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.01.010.

Van Niel T, McVicar T, Roderick M, van Dijk A, Beringer J, Hutley L, van Gorsel E. 2012. Upscaling latent heat flux for thermal remote sensing studies: comparison of alternative approaches and correction of bias. Journal of Hydrology. 468-469: 35-46. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.08.005.

Vilizzi L, Price A, Beesley L, Gawne B, King A, Koehn J, Meredith S, Nielsen D, Sharpe C. 2012. The belief index: An empirical measure for evaluating outcomes in Bayesian belief network modelling. Ecological Modelling. 228: 123-129. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.01.005.

Wallace J, Karim F, Wilkinson S. 2012. Assessing the potential underestimation of sediment and nutrient loads to the Great Barrier Reef lagoon during floods. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 65: 194-202. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.10.019.

Wallis I, Prommer H, post V, Vandenbohede A, Simmons C. 2012. Simulating MODFLOW-based reactive transport under radially symmetric flow conditions [online]. Ground Water.

Wang G, Garcia D, Liu Y, de Jeu R, Johannes Dolman A. 2012. A three-dimensional gap filling method for large geophysical datasets: Application to global satellite soil moisture observations. Environmental Modelling and Software. 30: 139-142. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.10.015.

Wang Q, Schepen A, Robertson D. 2012. Merging seasonal rainfall forecasts from multiple statistical models through Bayesian model averaging. Journal of Climate. 25: 5524-5537. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00386.1.

Wang Q, Shrestha D, Robertson D, Pokhrel P. 2012. A log-sinh transformation for data normalisation and variance stabilization. Water Resources Research. 48: W05514, 7 PP. doi:10.1029/2011WR010973.

Watkins S, Ning N, Gawne B, Nielsen D. 2012. Managing wetlands as off-river storages: impacts on zooplankton communities [online]. Hydrobiologia.

Welsh W, Vaze J, Dutta D, Rassam D, Rahman J, Jolly I, Wallbrink P, Podger G, Bethune M, Hardy M, Teng J, Lerat J. 2012. An integrated modelling framework for regulated river systems [in press]. Environmental Modelling & Software.

Wendling L, Douglas G, Coleman S. 2012. Productive use of steelmaking by-product in environmental applications - II: Leachate geochemistry, ecotoxicity and environmental radioactivity. Minerals Engineering. 39: 219-227. doi: 10.1016/j.mineng.2012.07.010.

Wendling L, Douglas G, Coleman S, Yuan Z. 2012. Nutrient and dissolved organic carbon removal from water using mining and metallurgical by-products. Water Research. 46: 2705-2717. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2012.02.031.

Wohling D, Leaney F, Crosbie R. 2012. Deep drainage estimates using multiple linear regression with percent clay content and rainfall. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16: 563-572. doi: 10.5194/hess-16-563-2012.

Wolf L, Zwiener C, Zemann M. 2012. Tracking artificial sweeteners and pharmaceuticals introduced into urban groundwater by leaking sewer networks. Science of The Total Environment. 430: 8-19. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.04.059.

Wolff H, Wolf L, Subah A, Guttman J, Tamimi A, Jarrar A, Salman A, Karablieh E. 2012. Methodological challenges in evaluating performance, impact and ranking of IWRM strategies in the Jordan Valley. Water Science and Technology. 88: 1407-1415. doi: 10.2166/wst.2012.310.

Wu M, Reynolds D, Prommer H, Fourie A, Thomas D. 2012. Numerical evaluation of voltage gradient constraints on electrokinetic injection of amendments. Advances in Water Resources. 38: 60-69. doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2011.11.004.

Wu Y, Williams M, Smith L, Chen D, Kookana R. 2012. Dissipation of sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim antibiotics from manure-amended soils. Journal of Environmental Science and Health - Part B Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes. 47: 240-249.

Zhang J, Wang G, Pagano T, Jin J, Liu C, He R, Liu Y. 2012. Using hydrologic simulation to explore the impacts of climate change on runoff in the Huaihe River basin of China [online]. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering.

Zhang L, Zhao F, Brown A. 2012. Predicting effects of plantation expansion on streamflow regime for catchments in Australia. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussion. 9: 379-403. doi: 10.5194/hessd-9-379-2012.

Zhang Y, Leuning R, Chiew F, Wang E, Zhang L, Liu C, Sun F, Peel M, Shen Y, Jung M. 2012. Decadal trends in evaporation from global energy and water balances. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 370-391.

Zhao F, Chiew F, Zhang L, Vaze J, Perraud J-M, Li M. 2012. Application of a macroscale hydrologic model to estimate streamflow across southeast Australia. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 1233-1250. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-0114.1.

Zhi Wu M, Reymolds D, Fourie A, Prommer H, Thomas D. 2012. Electrokinetic in situ oxidation remediation: assessment of parameter sensitivities and the influence of aquifer heterogeneity on remediation efficiency. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 136-137: 72-85. doi: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2012.04.005.

Client and technical reports

Ahmed W, Hodgers L, Sidhu J, Gardner T, Richardson K, Palmer A and Toze S. 2012. Health risk assessment of roof-captured rainwater. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 77.

Biermann S, Sharma A, Chong MN Umapathi S and Cook S. 2012. Assessment of the physical characteristics of individual household rainwater tank systems in South East Queensland. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 66.

Biermann S, McIntosh B, Kenway S and Priestley A. 2012. A research agenda for water smart tropical and sub-tropical cities and towns. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 74.

Casaril C, Ekström M and Grigg NJ. 2012. Hydro-climate knowledge needs for climate change adaptation: freshwater ecosystems and water resources application. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. 127pp (PDF, 2.57 MB)

Chong MN, Sharma A, Umapathi S and Cook S. 2012. Understanding the Mains Water Saving from Mandated Rainwater Tanks using Water Balance Modelling and Analysis with Inputs from On-Site Audited Parameters. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 65.

Chowdhury R, Gardner T, Gardiner R, Hartcher M, Aryal S, Ashbolt S, Petrone K, Tonks M, Ferguson B, Maheepala S and McIntosh BS. 2012. South east Queensland catchment modelling for stormwater harvesting research: Instrumentation and hydrological model calibration and validation. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 83.

Cook S, Sharma A, Gurung TR, Chong MC, Umapathi S, Gardner T, Carlin G and Palmer A. 2012. Performance of cluster scale rainwater harvesting systems: analysis of residential and commercial development case studies. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 68.

Crosbie RS, Morrow D, Cresswell RG, Leaney FW, Lamontagne S and Lefournour M. 2012. New insights into the chemical and isotopic composition of rainfall across Australia. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country
Flagship, Australia. 76pp (PDF, 2.7 MB)

CSIRO. 2012. Assessment of the ecological and economic benefits of environmental water in the Murray–Darling Basin.CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship, Australia. 231pp. (PDF, 15.9 MB) [external link]

Dekker AG and Hestir EL. 2012. Evaluating the feasibility of systematic inland water quality monitoring with satellite remote sensing. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. 105pp

Emelyanova IV, McVicar TR, Van Niel TG, Li LT and van Dijk AIJM. 2012. On blending Landsat-MODIS surface reflectances in two landscapes with contrasting spectral, spatial and temporal dynamics. WIRADA Project 3.4 : Technical report. CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country Flagship, Australia. 72pp

Fielding K, Spinks A, Russell S and Mankad A. 2012. Water demand management study: Baseline survey of household water use (Part B). Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 93.

Fielding K, Spinks A, Russell S, Mankad A, McCrea R, Gardner J. 2012. Water demand management: Interventions to reduce household water use. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 94.

Gurung TR, Sharma A and Umapathi S. 2012. Economics of scale analysis of communal rainwater tanks. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 67.

Hall MR. 2012. The cost of pollution: supporting cost-effective options evaluation and pollution reduction. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 61.

Hall MR. 2012. Extended cost-effectiveness of water supply options: case study of the Total Water Cycle Management Plan for Moreton Bay Regional Council. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 88.

Jolly ID, Holland KL, Rassam DW and Pickett T. 2012. Review of salt mobilisation from River Murray floodplains and wetlands. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country Flagship, Australia. 33pp.

Kent D, Cai W and Nguyen K. 2012. Projections of exceptional climatic events in South East Queensland produced by a dynamical regional circulation model. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 62.

Mankad A, Chong MN, Umapathi S and Sharma A. 2012. The role of physical and psychological factors in understanding rainwater tank maintenance. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 64.

Moglia M, Kinsman D and Maheepala S. 2012. Multi-criteria decision assessment methods to identify total water cycle management strategies. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 101.

Nguyen KC and McGregor JL. 2012. Numerical simulation of current climate conditions for South East Queensland. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 78.

O’Halloran RJ, Best MJ and Goodman NB. 2012. SEQ residential water end use study: Validation trial of CSIRO end use sensor. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 91.

Post DA, Vaze J, Teng J, Crosbie R, Marvanek S, Wang B, Mpelasoka F and Renzullo L. 2012. Impacts of climate change on water availability in Botswana. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. 35pp

Price J, Green M, Leviston Z, Gardner J and Fielding K. 2012. Communication and Community Responses to Recycled Water. Survey 2: The role of issue relevance and risk/benefit information. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 98.

Sharma A, Chong MN, Schouten P, Cook S, Ho A, Gardner T, Umapathi S, Sullivan T, Palmer A and Carlin G. 2012. Decentralised wastewater treatment systems: system monitoring and validation. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 70.

Smith AJ, Massuel S, Pollock DW. 2012. Geohydrology of the Tamala Limestone Formation in the Perth region: Origin and role of secondary porosity. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. 63pp. (PDF, 9.2 MB)

Qureshi ME, Mainuddin M, Marvanek M, Elmahdi A, Connor J and Whitten S. 2012. Irrigation futures for the Murray Basin – Technical documentation. CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. 33pp. (PDF, 806 kB)

Mankad A, Tucker D and Greenhill MP. 2012. Mandated versus retrofitted tank owners: Psychological factors predicting maintenance and management. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 51. [external link] (PDF, 1.74 MB)

Moglia M, Tjandraatmadja G, Sharma AK, Walton A, Umapathi S and Gardner J. 2012. Proposed Strategy Portfolio for the Management of Rainwater Tanks: the South East Queensland Case. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 75.

Nguyen, KC and McGregor JL. 2012. Future climates of South East Queensland: Results from high-resolution climate modelling. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 79.

Rustomji P and Podger G. 2012. Event-scale hydrologic connectivity of the Murray-Darling Basin. CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country Report, Australia. 188pp. (PDF, 16.7 MB)

Sherman B, Ford P, Hunt D and Drury C. 2012. Reservoir methane monitoring and mitigation - Little Nerang and Hinze Dam case study. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 96.

Toze S, Hodgers L, Mathews B, Stratton H, Ahmed W Collins S, Schroeder S and Sidhu J. 2012. Presence and removal of enteric microorganisms in South East Queensland wastewater treatment plants. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 55.

Toze S, Hodgers L, Palmer A, Sidhu J, Page D, Williams M, Kookana R, Bartkow M, Sedlak D, Stratton H, Ahmed W, Schroeder S and Christie M. 2012. Natural attenuation of pathogens and trace contaminants in South East Queensland waterways. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 87.

Umapathi S, Chong MN Sharma A.2012.  Investigation and Monitoring of Twenty Homes to Understand Mains Water Savings from Mandated Rainwater Tanks in South East Queensland.  Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 63.

Walton A and Gardner J. 2012. Rainwater Tank Maintenance: Community Perceptions of Policy Options. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 71.

Zhao H, O'Halloran R, Winnel M, Zhang S, Nguyen T, Toscas P and Goodman N. 2012. A Real-Time Water Quality Information Acquisition System for Wastewater Source Control. Urban Water Security Research Alliance Technical Report No. 84.

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