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Peer-reviewed Journals and Book Chapters

2017

  • Sprenger M, Tetzlaff D, Buttle J, Carey SK, McNamara JP, Laudon J, Shatilla NF, and Soulsby C, in review. Storage, Mixing and fluxes of water in the critical zone across northern environments inferred by stable isotopes of soil water. Hydrological Processes
  • McNamara JP, Benner SG, Poulos MJ, Pierce JP, Chandler D, Marshall HP, Flores A, Seyfried M, and Glenn N, in revision. Form and function relationships revealed in a semiarid mountain catchment. WIREsWater.
  • Fullhart AT, Kelleners TJ, Chandler DG, McNamara JP, and Seyfried MS, in revision. Water flow modeling wit dry bulk density optimization to determine hydraulic properties in mountain soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal.
  • Ala-aho P, Tetzlaff D, McNamara JP, Laudon H,  and Soulsby C, in review. Using isotopes to constrain water flux and age estimates in snow-influenced catchments using the STARR (Spatially Distributed Tracer-Aided Rainfall-Runoff) model. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 5089-5110, 2017, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-5089-2017
  • Ala-aho P, Tetzlaff D, McNamara JP, Laudon H, Kormos P, and Soulsby C, 2017. Modeling the isotopic evolution of snowpack and snowmelt: testing a spatially distributed parsimonious approach. Water Resources Research,Volume 53, Issue 7Pages 5813–5830 DOI: 10.1002/2017WR020650.
  • Laudon H, Spence C, Buttle J, Carey SK, McDonnell JJ, McNamara JP, Soulsby C, and Tetzlaff D, 2017. Save northern high-latitude catchments, Nature Geoscience 10, 324-325. doi:10.1038/ngeo2947.
  • Tetzlaff D, Carey SK, McNamara JP, Laudon H, and Soulsby C, 2017. The essential value of long-term experimental data for hydrology and water management. Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/2017WR020838.
  • Chandler DG, Seyfried M, McNamara JP, and Hwang K, 2017. Inference of soil hydrologic parameters from soil moisture monitoring records. Frontiers in Earth Science 5:25, doi:10.3389/feart.2017.00025.
  • McCutcheon RJ,  McNamara JP, Kohn MJ, and Evans SL, 2017. An evaluation of the ecohydrological separation hypothesis in a semiarid catchment.  Hydrological Processes, 31:4, pp 783-799.  doi: 10.1002/hyp.11052
  • Harpold AA, Kaplan M, Klos PZ, Link T, McNamara JP, Rajagopal S, Shumer R, and Steele M, 2017. Rain or snow: Hydrologic processes, observations, and research needs. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21, 1-22, doi: 10.5194/hess-2016-436.

2016

  • Enslin CL, Godsey SE, Marks D, Kormos PR, Seyfried MS, McNamara JP, and Link TE, 2016. Hydrometeorological observations from the rain-to-snow transition zone: a dataset from the Johnston Draw catchment, Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed, Idaho, USA. Earth System Science Data Discussions., doi: 10.5194/essd-2016-44.
  • Tappa D, Kohn M, McNamara JP, Benner SG, and Flores A, 2016. Isotopic composition of precipitation in a topographically steep, seasonally snow-dominated watershed and implications of variations from the Global Meteoric Water Line.  Hydrologic Processes, DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10940
  • Soulsby C, Bradford J, Dick J, McNamara J, Geris J, Lessels J, Blumstock M, and Tetzlaff D, 2016. Using geophysical surveys to test tracer-based storage estimates in headwater catchments. Hydrological Processes, DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10889.
  • Evans S, , Flores A, Heilig A, Kohn M, Marshall HP, and McNamara J, 2016. Isotopic evidence for lateral flow and diffusive transport , but not sublimation, in a sloped seasonal snowpack, Idaho, USA. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, doi: 10.1002/2015GL067605.

2015

  • Tetzlaff D, Buttle J, Carey SK, van Huijgevoort M, Laudon H, McNamara JP, Mitchell CPJ, Spence C, Gabor RS, and Soulsby C, 2015. A preliminary assessment of water partitioning and ecohydrological coupling in northern headwaters using stable isotopes and conceptual runoff models,  Hydrological Processes. doi: 10.1002/hyp.10515.
  • Brooks PD, Chorover J, Reinfelder YF, Godsey SE, Maxwell RM, McNamara JP, and Tague NC, 2015. Hydrological partitioning in the critical zone: Recent advances and opportunities for developing transferrable understanding of water cycle dynamics, Water Resources Research, 51, doi:10.1002/2015WR017039.
  • Kormos PR, McNamara JP, Seyfried MS, Marshal HP, Marks D, and Flores AN, 2015. Bedrock infiltration estimates from a catchment water storage-based modeling approach in the rain snow transition zone, Journal of Hydrology 525: 231-248.  doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.03.032.

2014

2013

2012

  • McNamara JP. 2012. Is there a northern signature on fluvial form? In: Gravel-bed Rivers: Processes, Tools, Environments, First Edition. Edited by Michael Church, Pascale M. Biron and Andre Roy. Chichester, John Wiley and Sons: 563 pp. ISBN 978-0-470-68890-8

2011

2010

  • Rowland, J. C., Jones, C. E., Altmann, G., Bryan, R., Crosby, B. T., Geernaert, G. L., et al. (2010). Arctic landscapes in transition: Responses to thawing permafrost. Eos, 91(GEOBASE), 229-230.
  • Kelleners, T.J., Chandler, D.G., McNamara, J.P., Gribb, M.M., and Seyfried, M.S., 2010. Modeling runoff generation in a small snow-dominated mountainous catchment. Vadose Zone Journal, 9:517-527. doi.10.213/vzj2009.0033.

2009

2008

  • Bowden, W.B., Greenwald, M.J., Gooseff, M.N., Zarnetske, J.P., McNamara, J.P., Bradford, J., and Brosten, T. 2008. Carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus interactions in the hyporheic zone of arctic stream that drain areas of continuous permafrost. In D.L. Kane and K.M. Hinkel (Eds.),  Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Permafrost, University of Alaska Fairbanks, June 29-july 3, 2008, pp 165-170.
  • Kane, D.L., Hinzman, L.D., Gieck, R.E., McNamara, J.P., and Youcha, E., 2008. Contrasting extreme runoff events in areas of continuous permafrost, arctic Alaska. Hydrology Research, 39:4, 287-298, doi:10.2166/nh.2008.005.
  • Nayak, A., Chandler, D.G.,  Marks, D., McNamara, J.P., and Seyfried, M. 2008. Correction of electronic weighing bucket precipitation gauge measurements. Water Resources Research, 44, W00D11, doi:10.1029/2008WR006875.
  • Tyler, S.W., Burak, S.A., McNamara, J.P., Lamontagne, A., Selker, J.S, and Dozier, J. 2008.  Spatially distributed temperatures at the base of two mountain snowpacks measured with fiber optic sensors. Journal of Glaciology, 54(187): 673-679.
  • McNamara, J.P., Oatley, J.A., Kane, D.L., and Hinzman, L.D., 2008 Case study of a large summer flood on the North Slope of Alaska: bedload transport. Hydrology Research, 39.4: 299-308, doi:10.2166/nh.2008.006.
  • McNamara, J.P., Kane, D.L., Hobbie, J., and Kling, G.W. 2008. Hydrologic and biogeochemical controls on the spatial and temporal patterns of nitrogen and phosphorus in an Arctic river. Hydrological Processes, 17: 3294-3309.
  • Gooseff, M.N., Payn, R.A., Zarnetske, J.P., Bowden, W.B., McNamara, J.P., and Bradford, J.H., 2008. Comparison of in-channel mobile-immobile zone exchange during instantaneous and constant rate stream tracer additions: Implications for design and interpretation of non-conservative tracer experiments. Journal of Hydrology, 357: 112-124.
  • Greenwald, M.J., Bowden, W.B., Gooseff, M.N., Zarnetske, J.P., McNamara, J.P., Bradford, J.H., and Brosten, T.R., 2008. Hyporheic exchange and water chemistry of two arctic tundra streams of contrasting geomorphology. Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, 113, G02029, doi:10.1029/2007JG000549.
  • Payn, R.A., Gooseff, M.N., Benson, D.A., Cirpka, O.A., Zarnetske, J.P., Bowden, W.B., McNamara, J.P., and Bradford, J.H., 2008. Comparison of instantaneous and constant-rate stream tracer experiments through non-parametric analysis of residence time distributions.  Water Resources Research, 44, W06404, doi:10.1029/2007WR006274.
  • Miller, C., Routh, P., Brosten, T. and McNamara, J.P, 2008.  Application of time-lapse ERT  to watershed characterization. Geophysics 73(3), G7-G17, DOI:10.1190/1.2907156.
  • Zarnetske, J.P., Gooseff, M.N., Bowden, W.B., Greenwald, M.J., Brosten, T.R., Bradford, J.H., McNamara, J. P., 2008. Influence of morphology and permafrost dynamics on hyporheic exchange in Arctic headwater streams under warming climate conditions. Geophysical Research Letters, 35,  L02501,  doi:10.1029/2007GL0320      CORRECTION

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2000

  • Kane, D. L, Hinzman, L. D., McNamara, J. P., Zhang, Z., and Benson, C. S. 2000. An overview of a nested watershed study in  Arctic Alaska.  Nordic Hydrology 4/5; 245-266.
  • Hinzman, L. D., Nolan, M., Carr, A., Kane, D. L. Benson, C. S., Sturm, M., Liston, G. E., McNamara, J. P., and Yang, D. 2000. Estimating snowpack distribution over a large arctic watershed. Proceedings of American Water Resources Spring Specialty Conference: Water Resources in Extreme Environments. Anchorage, Alaska, May 1-3, 2000.
  • McNamara, J. P. 2000. Bankfull flow, hydraulic geometry, and river ice in a northern river. Proceedings of American Water Resources Spring Specialty Conference: Water Resources in Extreme Environments. Anchorage,  Alaska, May 1-3, 2000.
  • Yang, D., Kane, D. L., Hinzman, L. D., Gieck, R. E., and McNamara, J. P. 2000. Hydrologic response of a nest of watersheds to an extreme rainfall event in Northern Alaska. Proceedings of American Water Resources Spring Specialty Conference: Water Resources in Extreme Environments. Anchorage, Alaska, May 1-3, 2000.

1990’s

  Other Publications

  • Hasholt, B., Bobrovitshaya, N. Bogen, J, McNamara, J., Mernild, S.H., Milburn, D., and Walling, D.E. 2005. Sediment transport tot he Arctic Ocean and Adjoining cold oceans. Proceedings of the 15th Northern Research Basins Conference, Sweden, August 29 – September 2.
  • Oatley, J. A., Hinzman, L. D., Kane, D. L., and McNamara, J. P. 2003. Case study of a large summer flood on the North Slope of Alaska: bedload transport. Proceedings of the 14th Northern Research Basins Conference, Strømfjord, Greenland, August 25-29.
  • Kane, D. L., Hinzman, L. D., Gieck, R. E., Oatley, J. A., and McNamara, J. P. 2003. An extreme summer mixed snow/rain event, Arctic Alaska. Proceedings of the 14th Northern Research Basins Conference, Strømfjord, Greenland, August 25-29.
  • Taylor, S., Feng, X., Williams, M, and McNamara, J. 2002. How isotopic fractionation of snowmelt affects hydrograph separation. Proceedings of the 59th Eastern Snow Conference, Stowe, Vermont, USA.
    McNamara, J. P. 2001. Radio-tracking of cobbles in a mountain stream in Southwest Idaho. Proceedings of the 7th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, Reno, Nevada. March, 2001.
  • Fitzgerald, J. Borden, J. C., and McNamara, J. P. 2001. Use of direct fluvial sediment monitoring to develop a total maximum daily load for the Middle Fork Payette River sub-basin in Central Idaho. Proceedings of the 7th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, Reno, Nevada. March, 2001.
  • Borden, J. C., Fitzgerald, J. and McNamara, J. P. 2001. Use of indirect fluvial sediment monitoring to develop a total maximum daily load for the Middle Fork Payette River subbasin in Central Idaho. Proceedings of the 7th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, Reno, Nevada. March, 2001.
  • McNamara , J. P., and Steiglitz, M. 2001. The Geomorphic and Hydrologic Response of a Permafrost-dominated Watershed to a Warmer Climate. Proceedings of the 13th Northern Research Basins Conference, Saariselka, Finland, August 20-24.
  • Kane, D. L, Hinzman, L. D. McNamara, J. P., Zhang, Z., and Benson, C. S. 1999. Nested watershed study in the Kuparuk River basin, Arctic Alaska. Proceedings of the Northern Research Basins Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, August 23-28.
  • McNamara, J. P. 1999. Anomalous characteristics of bankfull flow in an arctic river. Proceedings of the Northern Research Basins Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, August 23-28.
  • McNamara, J.P., Kane, D.L., and Hinzman, L.D. 1997. What are water tracks? A Geomorphic analysis of an Arctic drainage basin using a DEM. Proceedings of Northern Research Basins, Fairbanks, Alaska, August 18-22
  • McNamara, J. P. 1991. Hydrogeology, Water Chemistry, and Vegetation in the Malloryville Wetland Complex. Master’s Thesis, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
  • McNamara, J. P. 1997. A Nested Watershed Study in the Kuparuk River Basin, Arctic Alaska. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK.