Natural Resources Conservation Service Completed Projects

Cornell University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
CU-NRCS-1 Snow Survey Program (RCC-NRCS Climate Datamart) DeGaetano 10/01/2009 09/30/2011 $70,000

Michigan State University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
68-3A75-2-89-20 MSU-NRCS-02 Re-Purpose of the Introduction to Remote Sensing NEDC Course David Lusch 01/15/2007 10/31/2007 $22,902

The Nature Conservancy

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount final product
68-3A75-2-89-23; 68-3A75-8-66, Mod5; 68-7482-9-512; 68-7482-11-501 TNC-NCRS-01 Development of a Freshwater Aquatic Health Indicator for Use With CEAP Cropland Modeling Output David Degeus and Michael Reuter 05/01/2007 12/31/2012 FY07: $31,236; FY08: $2,575; FY09: $73,264; FY11: $60,000 CEAP report (.pdf)
CEAP Review 2008 (.pdf)
Phase 1 Final Report, 2011 (.pdf)

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Final Product
68-3A75-2-89-13; 68-3A75-2-89-21; 68-7482-9-508 UMASS-NRCS-01 Assessing the Benefits of Conservaiton Practices for Scrub-Scrub Birds in New England David I. King 09/01/2006 12/31/2010 $126,128 (fy06: $35,000; fy07: $91,128; fy09: $33,081) Ecology and Management of Scrub-Scrub Birds in New England: A Comprehensive Review(.pdf) Progress Report (.pdf)

University of Minnesota (GLNF-CESU Host)

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
68-3A75-2-89-2 UMN-NRCS-01 Understanding Drainage Water Management in the Midwest: A Literature Study Gary Sands 09/01/2004 08/31/2005 $25,000
68-3A75-2-89-5 UMN-NRCS-02 Impacts of Subsurface Tile Drainage on Freshwater Ecosystems (Effects of Tile Drainage on Aqatic Habitat) Jim Anderson & Gary Sands 06/01/2005 09/01/2006 $45,000

University of Vermont

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
68-3A75-2-89-1 UVM-NRCS-01 Viability of Grassland Bird Population in a Managed Landscape Allan Strong 08/01/2004 07/31/2006 $70,000

University of Wisconsin, Madison

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
68-3A75-2-89-3 UWM-NRCS-01 Automated Approach for Generating SSURGO Certified Vector Soil Survey from SoLIM A-Xing Zhu & James E. Burt 09/01/2004 08/31/2006 $121,604
68-3A75-2-89-4 UWM-NRCS-02 Using Soil-Landscape Information to Generate a Digitally Based Phosphorous Enrichment Hazard Map for MLRA 105 Cynthia Stiles & Don Fehenbacher 07/01/2005 06/30/2007 $28,657
68-3A75-2-89-9 UWM-NRCS-03 Quality Assurance of Soil-Landscape Information Modeling (SoLIM) To Verify Results and Accuracy of Inference Information A-Xing Zhu & James E. Burt 09/28/2005 09/30/2008 $28,657
68-3A75-2-89-15 UWM-NRCS-04 Development of Business Requirements for a Predictive Modeling Software A-Xing Zhu & James E. Burt 08/01/2006 12/31/2007 $73,308
68-3A75-2-89-16 UWM-NRCS-05 NRCS-Engineering Field Handbook, Chapter 8, Terraces-Rewrite KG Karthikeyan 09/29/2006 09/30/2007 $29,000

West Virginia University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
68-3A75-2-89-6 WVU-NRCS-01 Multiscale Terrain Analysis to Improve Soil Survey James Thompson 07/01/2005 12/31/2007 $110,000
68-3A75-2-89-7 WVU-NRCS-02 Dynamic, Process-based Visual Model: For the West Virginia Watershed Project—Applications for Soil Survey James Thompson 09/28/2005 09/30/2008 $231,610
68-3A75-2-89-8 WVU-NRCS-03 Conservation Stimulation and Visualization Trevor Harris 09/15/2005 09/30/2006 $295,400
68-3A75-2-89-11 & 68-3A75-2-89-22 WVU-NRCS-04

Network, Research and IT Support for NGDC

James Thompson 07/01/2006 06/30/2008 $172,467 (fy06: $155,607; fy07:$16,860)
68-3A75-2-89-12 WVU-NRCS-05 Research and Administrative Support for NGDC Mary Ellen Mazey 05/17/2006 12/31/2008 $7,117
68-3A75-2-89-14 & 68-3A75-2-89-28 WVU-NRCS-08 Project for Providing Data and Data Delivery to the Risk Management Agency (FKA: Soil Survey Scanning and Digital Archiving) James Thompson 09/28/2006 09/30/2008 $340,000