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2016Stoliker, D.L., Repert, D.A., Smith, R.L., Song, B., LeBlanc, D.R., McCobb, T.M., Conaway, C.H., Hyun, S.P., Koh, D.-C., Moon, H.S., Kent, D.B., 2016, Hydrologic controls on nitrogen cycling processes and functional gene abundance in sediments of a groundwater flow-through lake: Environmental Science and Technology. [get publication]
2015Smith, R.L., Böhlke, J.K., Song, Bongkeun, and Tobias, C.R., 2015, Role of ammonium oxidation (anammox) in nitrogen removal from a freshwater aquifer: Environmental Science and Technology, at DOI:10.1021/acs.est.5b02488.
2015Smith, Richard and Campbell, Jon: Removing Nitrogen from Groundwater Has New Ally: Anammox, USGS Press Release. [get publication]
2014Repert, D.A., Underwood, J.C., Smith, R.L., and Song, Bongkeun, 2014, Nitrogen cycling processes and microbial community composition in bed sediments in the Yukon River at Pilot Station: Journal of Geophysical Research, Biosciences, v. 119, p. 2328-2344, at doi:10.1002/2014JG002707.
2013Kent, D.B., Stoliker, D.L., Smith, R.L., Repert, D.A., Song, B.K., LeBlanc, D.R., Conaway, C.H., Thomas, R.B., McCobb, T.M., and Böhlke, J.K. (2013) Processes influencing nitrogen speciation and concentrations at the groundwater/surface-water interface: Results from 2013.  Report to the Korean Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM), Daejeon, Republic of Korea.
2013Smith, R.L., Repert, D.A., Barber, L.B., and LeBlanc, D.R., 2013, Long-term groundwater contamination after source removal—The role of sorbed carbon and nitrogen on the rate of reoxygenation of a treated-wastewater plume on Cape Cod, MA, USA: Chemical Geology 337-338:38-47.
2012Barnes, Rebecca T, Smith, Richard L, and Aiken, George R, 2012, Linkages between denitrification and dissolved organic matter quality, Boulder Creek watershed, Colorado: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 117, 14 PP.-14 PP. [get publication]
2012Byrne, M.J., Sr., Smith, R. L., and Repert, D.A., 2012, Potential for denitrification near reclaimed water application sites in west Orange County, Florida, 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1123, 54 p.
2012Savoie, J.G., LeBlanc, D.R., Fairchild, G.M., Smith, R.L., Kent, D.B., Barber, L.B., Repert, D.A., Hart, C.P., Keefe, S.H., and Parsons, L.A., 2012, Groundwater-quality data for a treated-wastewater plume near the Massachusetts Military Reservation, Ashumet Valley, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 2006-08: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 648. [get publication]
2011Underwood, J.C., Harvey, R.W., Metge, D.W., Repert, D.A., Baumgartner, L.K., Smith, R.L., Roane, T.M., and Barber, L.B., 2011, Effects of the antimicrobial sulfamethoxazole on a groundwater bacterial enrichment: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 45, p. 3096-3101. [get publication]
2010Mueller, Ryan S, Denef, Vincent J, Kalnejais, Linda H, Suttle, K Blake, Thomas, Brian C, Wilmes, Paul, Smith, Richard L, Nordstrom, D Kirk, McCleskey, R Blaine, Shah, Manesh B, VerBerkmoes, Nathan C, Hettich, Robert L, and Banfield, Jillian F, 2010, Ecological distribution and population physiology defined by proteomics in a natural microbial community: Molecular Systems Biology, v. 6, 374, p. 1-12. [get publication]
2009Böhlke, John, Antweiler, Ronald, Harvey, Judson, Laursen, Andrew, Smith, Lesley, Smith, Richard, and Voytek, Mary, 2009, Multi-scale measurements and modeling of denitrification in streams with varying flow and nitrate concentration in the upper Mississippi River basin, USA: Biogeochemistry, v. 93, iss. 1, p. 117-141. [get publication]
2009Harris, Steve H, and Smith, Richard L, 2009, In situ measurements of microbially-catalyzed nitrification and nitrate reduction rates in an ephemeral drainage channel receiving water from coalbed natural gas discharge, Powder River Basin, Wyoming, USA: Chemical Geology, v. 267, iss. 1–2, p. 77-84. [get publication]
2009Miller, Daniel N, and Smith, Richard L, 2009, Microbial characterization of nitrification in a shallow, nitrogen-contaminated aquifer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts and detection of a novel cluster associated with nitrifying Betaproteobacteria: Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, v. 103, iss. 3–4, p. 182-193. [get publication]
2009Smith, Richard L, Repert, Deborah A, and Hart, Charles P, 2009, Geochemistry of Inorganic Nitrogen in Waters Released from Coal-Bed Natural Gas Production Wells in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 43, iss. 7, p. 2348-2354. [get publication]
2009Smith, Richard, Böhlke, John, Repert, Deborah, and Hart, Charles, 2009, Nitrification and denitrification in a midwestern stream containing high nitrate: in situ assessment using tracers in dome-shaped incubation chambers: Biogeochemistry, v. 96, iss. 1, p. 189-208. [get publication]
2008Harris, Steve H, Smith, Richard L, and Barker, Charles E, 2008, Microbial and chemical factors influencing methane production in laboratory incubations of low-rank subsurface coals: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 76, iss. 1–2, p. 46-51. [get publication]
2008Sahl, Jason W, Schmidt, Raleigh, Swanner, Elizabeth D, Mandernack, Kevin W, Templeton, Alexis S, Kieft, Thomas L, Smith, Richard L, Sanford, William E, Callaghan, Robert L, Mitton, Jeffry B, and Spear, John R, 2008, Subsurface Microbial Diversity in Deep-Granitic-Fracture Water in Colorado: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, v. 74, iss. 1, p. 143-152. [get publication]
2008Smith, Richard L, and Yoshinari, Tadashi, 2008, Occurrence and Turnover of Nitric Oxide in a Nitrogen-Impacted Sand and Gravel Aquifer: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 42, iss. 22, p. 8245-8251. [get publication]
2007Böhlke, John Karl, Smith, Richard L, and Hannon, Janet E, 2007, Isotopic Analysis of N and O in Nitrite and Nitrate by Sequential Selective Bacterial Reduction to N2O: Analytical Chemistry, v. 79, iss. 15, p. 5888-5895. [get publication]
2007Harris, Steve H, Smith, Richard L, and Suflita, Joseph M, 2007, In situ hydrogen consumption kinetics as an indicator of subsurface microbial activity: FEMS Microbiology Ecology, v. 60, iss. 2, p. 220-228 LA - en. [get publication]
2007Smith, R L, and Harris, S H, 2007, Determining the terminal electron-accepting reaction in the saturated subsurface: ASM Press: Washington, DC, p. 860-871.
2006Baeseman, J, Smith, R L, and Silverstein, J, 2006, Denitrification in streams impacted by acid mine drainage - Effects os pH, various electron donors and iron: Microbial Ecology, v. 51, p. 232-241.
2006Böhlke, J K, Smith, Richard L, and Miller, Daniel N, 2006, Ammonium transport and reaction in contaminated groundwater: Application of isotope tracers and isotope fractionation studies: Water Resources Research, v. 42, iss. 5. [get publication]
2006Repert, D.A., Barber, L.B., Hess, K.M., Keefe, S.H., Kent, D.B., LeBlanc, D.R., and Smith, R.L., 2006, Long-term natural attenuation of carbon and nitrogen within a groundwater plume after removal of the treated wastewater source: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 40, p. 1154-1162. [get publication]
2006Savoie, J.G., Smith, R.L., Kent, D.B., Hess, K.M., LeBlanc, D.R., and Barber, L.B., 2006, Ground-water-quality data for a treated-wastewater plume undergoing natural restoration, Ashumet Valley, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1994-2004: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 198, 1 CD-ROM. [get publication]
2006Smith, R, Baumgartner, L, Miller, D, Repert, D, and Böhlke, J, 2006, Assessment of Nitrification Potential in Ground Water Using Short Term, Single-Well Injection Experiments: Microbial Ecology, v. 51, iss. 1, p. 22-35. [get publication]
2005Antweiler, R.C., Smith, R.L., Voytek, M.A., Böhlke, J.K., and Dupre, D.H., 2005, Water-quality data from two agricultural drainage basins in northwestern Indiana and northeastern Illinois: III. Biweekly data, 2000-2002. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1197, Boulder, 66 p. [get publication]
2005Antweiler, R.C., Smith, R.L., Voytek, M.A., Böhlke, J.K., and Richards, K.D., 2005, Water-quality data from two agricultural drainage basins in northwestern Indiana and northeastern Illinois: I. Lagrangian and synoptic data, 1999-2002. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1317, Boulder, 206 p. [get publication]
2005Antweiler, R.C., Smith, R.L., Voytek, M.A., and Böhlke, J.K., 2005, Water-quality data from two agricultural drainage basins in northwestern Indiana and northeastern Illinois: II. Diel data, 1999-2001. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1053, Boulder, 114 p. [get publication]
2005Holloway, JoAnn M, and Smith, Richard L, 2005, Nitrogen and carbon flow from rock to water: Regulation through soil biogeochemical processes, Mokelumne River watershed, California, and Grand Valley, Colorado: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 110, iss. F01010, 12 p. [get publication]
2005Peterson, D, Smith, R, Hager, S, Hicke, J, Dettinger, M, and Huber, K, 2005, River chemistry as a monitor of Yosemite Park microclimates: EOS Transactions Americal Geophysical Union, v. 86, p. 285-288.
2005Peterson, David, Smith, Richard, Stewart, Iris, Knowles, Noah, Soulard, Chris, and Hager, Stephen, 2005, Snowmelt discharge characteristics Sierra Nevada, California: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2005Smith, Richard L, 2005, United States Patent: 6863815 - Small-scale hydrogen-oxidizing-denitrifying bioreactor: The United States of America as represented by the Secretary of the Interior. [get publication]
2005Smith, Richard L, Buckwalter, Seanne P, Repert, Deborah A, and Miller, Daniel N, 2005, Small-scale, hydrogen-oxidizing-denitrifying bioreactor for treatment of nitrate-contaminated drinking water: Water Research, v. 39, iss. 10, p. 2014-2023. [get publication]
2004Holloway, J M, Smith, R L, and Nordstrom, D K, 2004, Nitrogen transformations in hot spring runoff, Yellowstone National Park, USA: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Symposium on Water - Rock Interaction, Saratoga Springs, New York, A.A. Balkema, p. 145-148.
2004Peterson, D, Smith, R, Hager, S, Cayan, D, Dettinger, M, 2004, Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Pacific Climate, Air temperature and snowmelt discharge characteristics, Merced River at Happy Isles, Yosemite National Park, Central Sierra Nevada: p. 53-64.
2004Peterson, D, Smith, R, and Hager, S, 2004, A walk through the hydroclimate network in Yosemite National Park: River Chemistry, Sierra Nature Notes, v. 4.
2004Savoie, Jennifer G, Kent, Douglas B, Smith, Richard L, LeBlanc, Denis R, and Hubble, David W, 2004, Changes in Ground-Water Quality near Two Granular-Iron Permeable Reactive Barriers in a Sand and Gravel Aquifer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1997-2000: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Smith, R. L., Böhlke, J. K., Garabedian, S. P., Révész, K. M., and Yoshinari, T. 2004, Assessing Denitrification in Ground Water Using 15N and Natural Gradient Tracer Tests: In Situ Measurement of a Multistep Reactions: Water Resources Research vol. 40, 17 p., W07101, doi: 10.1029.
2004Smith, Richard L, Böhlke, John Karl, Garabedian, Stephen P, Révész, Kinga M, and Yoshinari, Tadashi, 2004, Assessing denitrification in groundwater using natural gradient tracer tests with 15N: In situ measurement of a sequential multistep reaction: Water Resources Research, v. 40, iss. 7. [get publication]
2003DiLeo, J, Butler, M, Cayan, D, Clow, D, Dettinger, M, Gehvke, F, Hager, S, Lundquist, J, McCurdy, G, Peterson, D, Redmond, K, Riddle, L, Smith, R, and Van_Wagtendonk, J, 2003, A Notebook of Hydroclimatology Sites/Activities: Yosemite National Park: U.S. Geological Survey General Interest Publication, v. 34.
2003Hatzinger, P B, Palmer, P, Smith, R L, Penarrieta, C T, and Yoshinari, T, 2003, Applicability of tetrazolium salts for the measurement of respiratory activity and viability of groundwater bacteria: Journal of Microbiological Methods, v. 52, p. 47-58.
2003McCobb, Timothy D, LeBlanc, Denis R, Walter, Donald A, Hess, Kathryn M, Kent, Douglas B, and Smith, Richard L, 2003, Phosphorus in a ground-water contaminant plume discharging to Ashumet Pond, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1999: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2003Peterson, D, Smith, R, Hager, S, Huber, K, Dettinger, M, DiLeo, J, Rivers, Merced, and S, U, 2003, Alpine hydroclimatology, exploring the mastery of salinity change in portions of the Stanislous: Geological Survey Special Interest Publication, 18 p. and Scripps Institution of Oceanography (CAP) California Applications.
1999Böhlke, J.K., Smith, R.L., Coplen, T.B., Busenberg, E., and LeBlanc, D.R., 1999, Recharge conditions and flow velocities of contaminated and uncontaminated ground waters at Cape Cod, Massachusetts: Evaluation of 2H, 18O, and dissolved gases, U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4018C, p. 337-348. 
1999Miller, D.N., Smith, R.L., and Böhlke, J.K., 1999, Nitrification in a shallow, nitrogen-contaminated aquifer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4018C, p. 329-336. 
1999Révész, K., Böhlke, J.K., Smith, R.L., and Yoshinari, T., 1999, Stable isotope composition of dissolved O2 undergoing respiration in a ground-water contamination gradient, U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4018C, p. 323-328. 
1999Smith, R.L., Böhlke, J.K., Révész, K., Yoshinari, T., Hatzinger, P., and Penarrieta, C.T., 1999, In situ assessment of the transport and microbial consumption of oxygen in ground water, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4018C, p. 317-322.