Research and Publications 2006


Published Works:

Artigas, F.J., Yang, J.S. (March 2006). Spectral Discrimination of Marsh Vegetation Types in the New Jersey Meadowlands, USA. Wetlands, 26(1), 271-277. MDOC 2006-008. Abstract

Mansoor, N., Slater, L., Artigas, F.J., Auken, E. (July-August 2006). High-resolution Geophysical Characterization of Shallow-water Wetlands. Geophysics, 71(4), B101-B109. MDOC 2006-006. Abstract  Article


Kafkewitz, D., Holzapfel, C. (September 2006). Phenolics-oxidizing Enzymes of Invasive and Native Plant Roots. Final Report submitted to the Meadowlands Environmental Research Institute. Report

Conference Presentations:

Agnoli, N., Elefante, D., Bakirtas, T. (March 15-16, 2006). Digital Mapping of Flood Incidents Signals: Beginning of Massive Initiative by the NJ Meadowlands Commission to Mitigate the District’s Flood Hazard. GIS: Something for Everyone, The MAC-URISA Regional GIS Conference. Piscataway, NJ.

Agnoli, N., Elefante, D. (October 26, 2006). Area’s First Regional Flood Mitigation Plan – Lessons Learned. New Jersey Association for Floodplain Management (NJAFM) Second Annual Conference. Somerset, NJ.

Artigas, F.,Marti, A., Pechmann, I., Yao, N. (September 26, 2006). Hyperspectral Remote Sensing: Assessing the Trophic Conditions of an Urban Estuary. 7th Coastal and Estuarine Shallow Water Science and Management Conference. Atlantic City, NJ. Conference Web Site

Elefante, D., Artigas, F., Aydiner, A.S. (March 15-16, 2006). Managing Spatial Data: A Paradigm Shift in GIS Management in the Meadowlands District of New Jersey. GIS: Something for Everyone, The MAC-URISA Regional GIS Conference. Piscataway, NJ. Program and Abstracts

Elefante, D., Artigas, F., Yadlovski, E., Mujeeb, A., Marti, A. (August 7-11, 2006). Sharing Municiple GIS Resources: A Regional Approach for the New Jersey Meadowlands District. 2006 ESRI International User Conference. San Diego, CA. Conference Paper

Konsevick, E. (April 21, 2006). Hackensack River Sediments: 2003 Snapshot. The Hackensack River Symposium 2006. Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ.

Marshall, S.G., Marshall, T.A. (October 13, 2006). An Environmental History of the Harrison Reach of the Lower Passaic River, 1666-2006. Second Passaic River Symposium: Progress and Challenges. Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ. Program and Abstracts

Pechmann, I., Artigas, F. (October 23, 2006). The Effects of Salinity and Sediment Contaminants on the Green-Up Spectra of Phragmites australis. EPA Region II and III, Ninth Annual Wetlands and Watersheds Workshop. Atlantic City, NJ.