Recent Department Publications

Recent Department Publications

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Andersen, L.M.Harden, S.Sugg, M.M.Runkle, J.D., and Lundquist, T.E. (2021). Analyzing the spatial determinants of local Covid-19 transmission in the United States. Science of the Total Environment


Bailey, E., Fuhrmann, C., Runkle, J., Stevens, S., Brown, M., and Sugg, M. (2020). Wearable sensors for personal temperature exposure assessments: A comparative study. Environmental Research

Byrd, B., Richards, S.L., Runkle, J.D., and Sugg, M.M. (2020). Vector-borne diseases and climate change: North Carolina policy should promote resilience at regional scale. North Carolina Medical Journal

Chen, H., Huang, Y., Wang, S., Shu, S., Yu, B., and Wu, J. (2020). Vertical Accuracy Analysis of ASTER GDEM V2 in Byrd Glacier, Antarctica. Journal of Remote Sensing

Dempsey, K.E. (2020). Fostering grassroots civic nationalism in an ethno-nationally divided community in Northern Ireland. Geopolitics

Dempsey, K.E. (2020). Spaces of violence: A typology of the political geography of violence against migrants seeking asylum in the EU. Political Geography

Kaiser, A.L., Soulé, P.van de Gevel, S.L., Knapp, P., Bhuta, A., Walters, J., and Montpellier, E. (2020). Dendroecological investigation of Red-cockaded Woodpecker cavity tree selection in endangered Longleaf pine forest. Forest Ecology and Management

Knapp, P.A., Soulé, P.T.Maxwell, J.T., Ortegren, J.T., and Mitchell, T.J. (2020). Tropical cyclone precipitation regimes since 1750 and the great suppression of 1843-1876 along coastal North Carolina, USA. International Journal of Climatology

Matthews, T., Perry, L.B., Koch, I., Aryal, D., Khadka, A., Shrestha, D., Abernathy, K., Elmore, A.C., Seimon, A., Tait, A., Elvin, S., Subash, T., Baidya, S.K., Potocki, M., Birkel, S.D., Kang, S., Mayewski, P.A., and National Geographic and Rolex’s Perpetual Planet Extreme Expedition to Mt. Everest Team. (2020). Going to extremes: Installing the world’s highest weather stations on Mount Everest. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

Matthews, T., Perry, L.B., Lane, T.P., Elmore, A.C., Khadka, A., Aryal, A., Shrestha, D., Tuladhar, S., Baidya, S.K., Gajurel, A., Potocki, M., and Mayewski, P.A. (2020). Into thick(er) air: Oxygen availability at humans' physiolohical frontier on Mount Everest. iScience.

Mayewski, P.A., Perry, L.B., Matthews, T., and Birkel, S.D. (2020). Climate Change in the Hindu Kush Himalayas: Basis and gaps. One Earth

McDade, B.Martin, D.J., van de Gevel, S.L., and Mitchell, J. (2020). Impacts of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (Adelges tsugae) on headwater stream large woody debris loads in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Southeastern Geographer

Miner, K.R., Mayewski, P.A., Baidya, S.K., Broad, K., Clifford, H., Elmore, A., Gajurel, A.P., Giri, B., Guilford, S., Hubbard, M., Jaskolski, C., Koldewey, H., Li, W., Matthews, T., Napper, I., Perry, L.B., Potocki, M., Priscu, J.C., Tait, A., Thompson, R., and Tuladhar, S. (2020). An overview of physical risks in the Mt. Everest region. One Earth

Montpellier, E.E., Knapp, P.A., Soulé, P.T., and Maxwell, J.T. (2020). Microelevational differences affect Longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) sensitivity to tropical cyclone precipitation: A case study using Lidar. Tree-Ring Research.

Montpellier, E.E., Soulé, P.T., Knapp, P.A., and Perry, L.B. (2020). Reconstructing summer upper-level flow in the Northern Rocky Mountains using an Alpine Larch tree-ring chronology. Climate Research

Nelson, K., Runkle, J.D., and Sugg, M.M. (2020). Reporting back environmental health data among outdoor occupational workers in the cold season in North Carolina, USA. Southeastern Geographer

Wilson, M., Lane, S., Mohan, R. and Sugg, M.M. (2020). Internal and external validation of vulnerability indices: a case study of the Multivariate Nursing Home Vulnerability Index. Natural Hazards

Wu, B., Yu, B., Shu, S., Wu, Q., Zhao, Y., and Wu, J. (2020). A Spatiotemporal Structural Graph for Characterizing Land Cover Changes. International Journal of Geographical Information Science.

Perry, L.B., Matthews, T., Guy, H., Koch, I., Khadka, A., Elmore, A.C., Shrestha, D., Tuladhar, S., Baidya, S.K., Maharjan, S., Wagnon, P., Aryal, D., Seimon, A., Gajurel, A., and Mayewski, P.A. (2020). Precipitation characteristics and moisture source regions on Mt. Everest in the Khumbu, Nepal. One Earth

Perry, L.B., Yuter, S.E., Matthews, T., Wagnon, P., Khadka, A., Aryal, D., Shrestha, D., Tait, A., Miller, M.A., O'Neill, A., Rhodes, S.R., Koch, I., Sherpa, T.G., Tuladhar, S., Baidya, S.K., Elvin, S., Elmore, A.C., Gajurel, A., and Mayewski, P.A. (2020). Direct observations of a Mt Everest snowstorm from the world's highest surface‐based radar observations. Weather.

Runkle, J.D., Sugg, M.M., Leeper, R.D., Rao, Y., Matthews, J.L., and Rennie, J.J. (2020). Short-term effects of specific humidity and temperature on COVID19 morbidity in select US cities. Science of the Total Environment

Shu, S., Liu, H., Frappart, F., Kang, E.L., Yang, B., Xu, M., Huang, Y., Wu, B., Yu, B., Wang, S., Beck, R., and Hinkel, K. (2020). Improving Satellite Waveform Altimetry Measurements with a Probabilistic Relaxation Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Shu, S., Liu, H., Beck, R.A., Frappart, F., Korhonen, J., Xu, M., Yang, B., Hinkel, K.M., Huang, Y., and Yu, B., (2020). Analysis of Sentinel-3 SAR Altimetry Waveform Retracking Algorithms for Deriving Temporally Consistent Water Levels Over Ice-Covered Lakes. Remote Sensing of Environment.

Sugg, J.W. (2020). Exploratory geovisualization of the character and distribution of American climate change beliefs. Weather, Climate, and Society

Sugg, M.M., Fuhrmann, C.M., and Runkle, J.D. (2020). Geospatial approaches to measuring personal heat exposure and related health effects in urban settings. In Geospatial Technologies for Urban Health (pp. 13-30), edited by Y. Lu and E. Delemelle, Springer.

Sugg, M.M., Runkle, J.D., Leeper, R., Bagli, H.Golden, A.Handwerger, L.Magee, T.Moreno, C., Reed-Kelley, R., Taylor, S., and Woolard, S. (2020). A scoping review of drought impacts on health and society in North America. Climatic Change

Sugg, M.M., Woolard, S., Lawrimore, M., Michael, K.D., and Runkle, J.D. (2020). Spatial clustering of suicides and neighborhood determinants in North Carolina, 2000 to 2017. Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy

Sugg, M.M., Spaulding, T.J., Lane, S.J., Runkle, J.D.Harden, S.R., Hege, A.,  and Iyer, L.S. (2020). Mapping community-level determinants of COVID-19 transmission in nursing homes: A multi-scale approach. Science of the Total Environment

Zhao, Y., Wu, B., Wu, J., Shu, S., Liang, H., Liu, M., Badenko, V., Fedotov, A., Yao, S., & Yu, B. (2020). Mapping 3D Visibility in an Urban Street Environment from Mobile LiDAR Point Clouds. GIScience & Remote Sensing


Andersen, L.M., A.N. Bonevac, L.K. Thompson, K.E. Dempsey, E.D. Shay, M.M. Sugg. 2019. Understanding key-informant experiences and perceptions of the 2016 drought and wildfires in western North Carolina. Weather, Climate, and Society, 11(1):229-241. DOI: 10.1175/WCAS-D-18-0061.1.

Andersen, L.M., M.M. Sugg. 2019. Geographic multi-criteria evaluation and validation: A case study of wildfire vulnerability in western North Carolina, USA following the 2016 wildfires. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101123.

Beck, R., Xu, M., Zhan, S., Johansen, R., Liu, H., Tong, S., Yang, B., Shu, S., Wu, Q., Wang, S., Berling, K., Murray, A., Emery, E., Reif, M., Harwood, J., Young, J., Nietch, C., Macke, D., Martin, M., Stillings, G., Stumpf, R., Su, H., Ye, Z., Huang, Y. 2019. Comparison of Satellite Reflectance Algorithms for Estimating Turbidity and Cyanobacterial Concentrations in Productive Freshwaters Using Hyperspectral Aircraft Imagery and Dense Coincident Surface Observations. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 45(3):413-433. DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2018.09.001.

Bishop, M., W. Brennan, J. Colby, R. Furfaro, E. Schiassi, Z. Chi. 2019. Theoretical evaluation of anisotropic reflectance correction approaches for addressing multi-scale topographic effects on the radiation-transfer cascade in mountain environments. Remote Sensing, 11(2728), DOI: 10.3390/rs1123278.

Bregy, J.C., J.T. Maxwell, S.M. Robeson, J.T. Ortegren, P.T. Soulé, P.A. Knapp. 2019. Spatiotemporal variability of tropical cyclone precipitation using a high-resolution, gridded (0.25° x 0.25°) dataset for the Eastern United States, 1948–2015. Journal of Climate. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0885.1.

Colby, J.D. 2019. "GIS for Watershed Characterization and Modeling.” In Encyclopedia of Water: Science, Technology and Society, edited by P.A., Maurice, Wiley & Sons. DOI: 10.1002/9781119300762.wsts0095.

Guy, H., A. Seimon, L.B. Perry, B.L. Konecky, M. Rado, M. Andrade, M. Potocki, P.A. Mayewski. 2019. Subseasonal variations of stable isotopes in tropical Andean precipitation. Journal of Hydrometeorology. DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-18-0163.1.

Kinlaw, T.K., Sugg, J.W., L.B. Perry. 2019. Warm season hydroclimatic variability and change in the Appalachian region of the southeastern U.S. from 1950 to 2018. Atmosphere, 10(5):289. DOI: 10.3390/atmos10050289

Martin, D.J., C.P. Ely, B.C. Wemple. 2019. Bank erosion in an Andean páramo river system: Implications for hydro-development and carbon dynamics in the neotropical Andes. Journal of Mountain Science, 16(2):243-255. DOI: 10.1007/s11629-018-5110-3.

Montpellier, E.E.P.T. Soulé, P.A. Knapp, J.T. Maxwell. 2019. Dendroclimatic assessment of Ponderosa Pine radial growth along elevational transects in Western Montana, USA. Forests, 10(12):1094. DOI: 10.3390/f10121094.

Osborne, Z.M., S.L. van de Gevel, M.A. Eck, M.M. Sugg. 2019. An assessment of geospatial technology integration in K-12 education. Journal of Geography. DOI: 10.1080/00221341.2019.1640271.

Rose, L.D., D.M. Akob, S.R. Tuberty, S.R. Corsi, L.A. DeCicco, J.D. Colby, D.J. Martin. 2019. Use of high-throughput screening results to prioritize chemicals for potential adverse biological effects Within a West Virginia watershed. Science of the Total Environment, 677 (10):362-372, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.180.

Runkle, J.R., C. Cui, C.M. Fuhrmann, S. Stevens, J. Del Pinal, M.M. Sugg. 2019. Evaluation of wearable sensors for physiologic monitoring of individually experienced temperatures in outdoor workers in southeastern U.S. Environmental International, 129:229-238. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.05.026

Runkle, J.R., M.M. Sugg, D. Boase, S. Galvin, C. Coulson. 2019. Use of wearable sensors for pregnancy health and environmental monitoring: Descriptive findings from the perspective of patients and providers. Digital Health, 2055207619828220. DOI: 10.1177/2055207619828220.

Shay, E., M. MacNamara. 2019. Rural community development as a teaching environment for crossprofessional training in macro social work and community and regional planning. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 11(1): 6.

Soulé, P.T.J.T. Maxwell, P.A. Knapp. 2019. Climate-growth responses from Pinus Ponderosa trees using multiple measures of annual radial growth. Tree-Ring Research, 75(1):25-33. DOI: 10.3959/1536-1098-75.1.25.

Soulé, P.T., P.A. Knapp. 2019. A 400-year reconstruction of wintertime Arctic sea-ice extent using a high-elevation, mid-latitude tree-ring record. International Journal of Biometeorology. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-019-01739-5 IJBM-D-18-00345R1.

Soulé, P.T., P.A. Knapp. 2019. Radial growth rate responses of Western Juniper (Juniperus Occidentalis Hook.) to atmospheric and climatic changes: A longitudinal study from central Oregon, USA. Forests. DOI: 10.3390/f10121127.

Sugg, J.W., and C.E. Konrad II. 2019. Defining hydroclimatic regions using daily rainfall characteristics in the southern Appalachian Mountains. International Journal of Digital Earth. DOI: 10.1080/17538947.2019.1576785.

Sugg, M.M., C.M. Fuhrmann, J.D. Runkle. 2019. Perceptions and experiences of outdoor occupational workers using digital devices for geospatial biometeorological monitoring. International Journal of Biometeorology. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-019-01833-8

Sugg, M.M., K. Michael, S. Stevens, B. Filbin, J. Weiser, J. Runkle. 2019. Crisis text patterns in youth following the release of 13 Reasons Why season 2 and celebrity suicides: A case study of summer 2018. Preventative Medicine Reports, 16:100999. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100999

Sugg, M.M., P.G. Dixon, J.D. Runkle. 2019. Crisis support-seeking behavior and temperature in the United States: Is there an association in young adults and adolescents? Science of the Total Environment, 669:400-411. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.02.434.

Sugg, M.M., S. Stevens, J.D. Runkle. 2019. Estimating personal ambient temperature in moderately cold environments for occupationally exposed populations. Environmental Research, 173:497-507. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2019.03.066.

Thompson, L.K., K. Michael, J.R. Runkle, M.M. Sugg. 2019. Crisis Text Line use following the release of Netflix series 13 Reasons Why season 1: Time series analysis of help-seeking behavior in youth. Preventative Medicine Reports, 100825. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100825.

Wilson, M.J., M.M. Sugg, S.J. Lane. 2019. Identifying multivariate vulnerability of nursing home facilities throughout the southeastern United States. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101106.

Wise, L., E. Marland, G. Marland, J. Hoyle, T. Kowalczyk, T. Ruseva, J. Colby, T. Kinlaw. 2019. Accounting for negative CO2 emissions. Carbon Balance and Management, 14:16. DOI: 10.1186/s13021-019-0131-y

Xu, M., Liu, H., Beck, R., Lekki, J., Yang, B., Shu, S., Kang, E.L., Anderson, R., Johansen, R., Emery, E., Reif, M., Benko, T. 2019. A spectral space partition guided ensemble method for retrieving chlorophyll-a concentration in inland waters from Sentinel-2A satellite imagery. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 45(3):454-465. DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2018.09.002.

Xu, M., Liu, H., Beck, R., Lekki, J., Yang, B., Shu, S., Liu, Y., Benko, T., Anderson, R., Tokars, R., Johansen, R., Emery, E., Reif, M. 2019. Regionally and locally adaptive models for retrieving chlorophyll-a concentration in inland waters From remotely sensed multispectral and hyperspectral imagery. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 57(7):1-17. DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2019.2892899.


Dempsey, K.E. 2018. Negotiated positionalities and ethical considerations of fieldwork on migration: Interviewing the interviewer. ACME: An International Journal for Critical Geographies, 17(1):88-108. No DOI.

Dempsey, K.E., and S. McDowell. 2018. Disaster depictions and geopolitical representations in Europe’s migration “crisis." Geoforum, 98:153-160. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2018.11.008.

Eck, M.A., L.B. Perry, P.T. Soulé, J.W. Sugg, D.K. Miller. 2018. Winter climate variability and change in the southern Appalachian Mountains: 1910-2017. International Journal of Climatology, 39(1):206-217. DOI: 10.1002/joc.5795.

Ely, C.P., and D.J. Martin. 2018. Investigating the geomorphic characteristics of an Amazonian headwater stream draining a páramo ecosystem. Physical Geography, 40(2):164-185. DOI: 10.1080/02723646.2018.1513289.

Endries, J.L., L.B. Perry, S.E. Yuter, A. Seimon, M. Andrade-Flores, G. Mamani, F. Velarde, R. Winkelmann, M. Rado, N. Montoya, S. Arias. 2018. Radar-observed characteristics of precipitation in the tropical high Andes of southern Peru and Bolivia. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 57(1):1441-1458. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0248.1.

Martin, D.J., C.P. Harden, L. Tran, R.T. Pavlowsky. 2018. Investigating patterns of in-channel wood deposition locations in a low-gradient, variably-confined alluvial river system. Progress in Physical Geography, 42(2):139-161. DOI: 10.1177/0309133318759613.

Montpellier, E.E., P.T. Soulé, P.A. Knapp, J.S. Shelly. 2018. Divergent growth rates of alpine larch trees (Larix lyallii Parl.) in response to microenvironmental variability. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 50(1):e1415626-1. DOI: 10.1080/15230430.2017.1415626.

Shay, E., A. Khattak, B. Wali. 2018. Walkability in the connected and automated vehicle era: A U.S. perspective on research needs. Transportation Research Record, 2672(35):118-128. DOI: 10.1177/0361198118787630.

Sugg, M.M. 2018. Heat-health vulnerability in North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal, 79:320-321. DOI: 10.18043/ncm.79.5.320.

Sugg, M.M., Fuhrmann, C.M., J.D. Runkle. 2018. Temporal and spatial variation in personal ambient temperatures for outdoor populations in the southeastern USA. International Journal of Biometeorology, 62(8):1-14. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-018-1553-z.

Thompson, L.K., M.M. Sugg, J.D. Runkle. 2018. Adolescents in crisis: A geographic exploration of help-seeking behavior using data from Crisis Text Line. Social & Scientific Medicine, 215(1):69-79. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.08.025.

Thompson, L.K., M.M. Sugg, J.D. Runkle. 2018. Report-back for geo-referenced environmental data: A case study on personal monitoring of temperature in outdoor workers. Geospatial Health, 13(1):629. DOI: 10.4081/gh.2018.629.


Dempsey, K.E., M. Qureshi, S. Ondoma, R. Dempsey. 2017. Effect of geopolitical forces on neurosurgical training in Sub-Saharan Africa. World Neurosurgery, 101:196-202. DOI:10.1016/j.wneu.2017.01.104.

Hutchins, M.G., J.D. Colby, G. Marland, E. Marland. 2017. A comparison of five high-resolution spatially-explicit, fossil-fuel, carbon dioxide emission inventories for the United States. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 22:947-972. DOI: 10.1007/s11027-016-9709-9.

Knapp, P.A., and P.T. Soulé. 2017. Spatio-temporal linkages between declining Arctic sea-ice extent and increasing wildfire activity in the western United States. Forests, 8:313. DOI: 10.3390/f8090313.

Maxwell, J.T., P.A. Knapp, J.T. Ortegren, D.L. Ficklin, P.T. Soulé. 2017. Changes in the mechanisms causing rapid drought cessation in the southeastern United States. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(24): 12476-12483. DOI: 10.1002/2017GL076261.

Perry, L.B., A. Seimon, M.F. Andrade-Flores, J.L. Endries, S.E. Yuter, F. Velarde, S. Arias, M. Bonshoms, E.J. Burton, R. Winkelmann, C.M. Cooper, G. Mamani, M. Rado, N. Montoya, N. Quispe. 2017. Characteristics of precipitating storms in glacierized tropical Andean cordilleras of Peru and Bolivia. Annals of the American Association of Geographers, 107(2):309-322. DOI: 10.1080/24694452.2016.1260439.

Rochner, M.L., S.L. van de Gevel, M.D. Spond, H.D. Grissino-Mayer. 2017. Using dendrochronology to investigate the historical and educational value of two log structures at Bear Paw State Natural Area, North Carolina, USA. Tree-Ring Research, 73(2):136-148. DOI: 10.3959/1536-1098-73.2.136.

Schauwecker, S., M. Rohrer, C. Huggel, J. Endries, N. Montoya, R. Neukom, L.B. Perry, N. Salzmann, M. Schwarb, W. Suarez. 2017. The freezing level in the tropical Andes, Peru: An indicator for present and future glacier extents. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 122(10):5172-5189. DOI: 10.1002/2016JD025943.

Sugg, J.W., and C.E. Konrad II. 2017. Relating warm season hydroclimatic variability in the Southern Appalachians to synoptic weather patterns using self-organizing maps. Climate Research, 74:145-160. DOI: 10.3354/cr01493.

Sugg, J.W., C.M. Fuhrmann, L.B. Perry, D.K. Hall, C.E. Konrad II. 2016. Sub-regional snow cover distribution across the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Physical Geography, 38(2):105-123. DOI: 10.1080/02723646.2016.1162020.

van de Gevel, S.L., E. Larson, H.D. Grissino-Mayer. 2017. Separating trends in whitebark pine radial growth related to climate and mountain pine beetle outbreaks in the Northern Rocky Mountains. Forests, 8(6):195. DOI: 10.3390/f8060195.


Austin, D., S.L. van de Gevel, P.T. Soulé. Forest dynamics and climate sensitivity of an endangered Carolina hemlock community in the southern Appalachian Mountains, U.S.A. Botany, 94(1):301-309. DOI: 10.1139/cjb-2015-0222.

Combs, T.E., E. Shay, D. Salvesen, C. Kolosna, M. Madeley. 2016. Understanding the multiple dimensions of transportation disadvantage: The case of rural North Carolina. Case Studies on Transport Policy, 4(2):68-77. DOI: 10.1016/j.cstp.2016.02.004.

Dempsey, K.E. 2016. Competing claims & nationalist narratives: A city/state debate in a globalizing world. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 107(1):33-47. No DOI.

Dempsey, K.E., and S. Wilbrand. 2016. The role of the region in the European landscape convention. Regional Studies, 51(6):909-919. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2016.1144923.

Evenson, K.R., E. Shay, S. Williamson, D.A. Cohen. 2016. Use of dog parks and the contribution to physical activity by their owners. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 87(2):165-173. DOI: 10.1080/02701367.2016.1143909.

Fuhrmann, C.M., M.M. Sugg, C.E. Konrad. 2016. Airborne pollen characteristics and the influence of temperature and precipitation in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA (1999-2012). Aerobiologia, 32 (4):683-696. DOI: 10.1007/s10453-016-9442-6.

Fuhrmann, C.M., M.M. Sugg, C.E. Konrad, A. Waller. 2016. Impact of Extreme Heat Events on Emergency Department Visits in North Carolina (2007 to 2011). Journal of Community Health, 41(1):146-156. DOI: 10.1007/s10900-015-0080-7.

Keighton, S., D.K. Miller, D.G. Hotz, P.D. Moore, L.B. Perry, L.G. Lee, D.T. Martin. 2016. Northwest flow aspects of Superstorm Sandy in the Central and Southern Appalachian Mountains. Weather & Forecasting, 31:173-195. DOI: 10.1175/WAF-D-15-0069.1.

Knapp, P.A., J.T. Maxwell, P.T. Soulé. Tropical cyclone rainfall variability in Coastal North Carolina derived from longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.): AD 1771–2014. Climatic Change, 135(2):311-323. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-015-1560-6.

Knapp, P.A., J.T. Maxwell, J.T. Ortegren, P.T. Soulé. 2016. Spatio-temporal changes in comfortable weather duration in the continental U.S. and implications for human wellness. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 106(1):1-18. DOI: 10.1080/00045608.2015.1095058.

Kronenberg, M., S. Schauwecker, C. Huggel, N. Salzmann, F. Drenkhan, H. Frey, C. Giráldez, W. Gurgiser, G. Kaser, I. Juen, W. Suarez, J.G. Hernández, J.F. Sanmartín, E. Ayros, L.B. Perry, M. Rohrer. 2016. The projected precipitation reduction over the Central Andes may severely affect Peruvian glaciers and hydropower production. Energy Procedia, 97:270-277. DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2016.10.072.

Martin, D.J., R.T. Pavlowsky, C.P. Harden. 2016. Reach-scale characterization of fluvial wood in a mid-gradient, confined-meander river system. Geomorphology, 262:91-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.03.005.

Shay, E., T. Combs, D. Findley, C. Kolosna, M. Madeley, D. Salvesen. 2016. Identifying transportation disadvantage: Mixed-methods analysis. Transport Policy, 48(C):129-138. DOI: 10.1016/j.tranpol.2016.03.002.

Sugg, J.W., C.M. Fuhrmann, L.B. Perry, D.K. Hall, C.E. Konrad. 2016. Sub-regional snow cover distribution across the southern Appalachian Mountains. Physical Geography, 38(2):105-123. DOI: 10.1080/02723646.2016.1162020.

Sugg, M.M., C.E. Konrad, C.M. Fuhrmann. 2016. Relationships between maximum temperature and heat-related illness across North Carolina, USA. International Journal of Biometeorology, 60(5):663-675. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-015-1060-4.

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