CRG1 Reports and Publications

The following documents, reports, and journal articles were written during phase one of the Cosumnes Research Group project. These documents are organized into the following areas:

McCormack-Williamson Tract

  Name and Description File size
PDF McCormack-Williamson Final Report
Investigators
0.02 MB
PDF Avian Studies of the McCormack Williamson Tract
Avian Studies of the McCormack Williamson Tract, Cosumnes River Preserve, 2000 and 2001
0.36 MB
PDF Avian Studies of the McCormack-Williamson Tract, Cosumnes River Preserve
Final Report
Wood, J., Haff, T., Geupel, G., Quinn, J.
0.17 MB
PDF McCormack-Williamson Tract Restoration Planning, Design, and Monitoring Program I
McCormack-Williamson Tract Restoration Planning, Design, and Monitoring Program I
4.42 MB
PDF McCormack-Williamson Tract Restoration Planning, Design, and Monitoring Program I
Task 1: Analysis of Historic Hydrogeomorphic Conditions
Pasternack, G., Brown, K.
4.1 MB
PDF McCormack-Williamson Tract Vegetation Survey
McCormack-Williamson Tract Vegetation Survey
0.13 MB
PDF Management of invasive species in the Cosumnes and Mokelumne River Basins
Management of invasive species in the Cosumnes and Mokelumne River Basins
0.09 MB
PDF Survey of fish and thier diets surrounding the McCormack-Williamson Tract
Survey of fish and thier diets surrounding the McCormack-Williamson Tract
Crain, P., Small, K., Moyle, P.
0.64 MB

Aquatic Resources

  Name and Description File size
PDF Alien fishes in natural streams: fish distribution, assemblage structure, and conservation in the Cosumnes River, U.S.A.
Alien fishes in natural streams: fish distribution, assemblage structure, and conservation in the Cosumnes River, U.S.A.
Moyle, P., Crain, P., Whitener, K., Mount, J.
1.03 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Aquatic resource survey of the upper Cosumnes and Mokelumne Rivers
Grosholz, E., Gallo, E.
4.83 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Aquatic resource survey of the lower Cosumnes and Mokelumne Rivers
Groshotz, E., Gallo, E.
1.84 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Impact of Seasonal Flooding on Native and Non-native Species, Cosumnes and Mokelumne Rivers
Grosholz, E., Gallo, E.
1.09 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Flood plain management to enhance primarily productivity and native invertebrates
Grosholz, E., Gallo, E.
0.48 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Aquatic resource survey of the lower Cosumnes and Mokelumne Rivers
Moyle, P., Crain, P.
0.17 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Recommendations for a long-term monitoring plan for aquatic species in the Cosumnes and Mokelumne river basins
Grosholz, E.
0.11 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Floodplain management alternatives for reduction in invasive aquatic species
0.11 MB
PDF Aquatic Resource Program Report
Executive Summary
0.11 MB
PDF Aquatic resource survey of the lower Mokelumne River and McCormack-Williamson Tract
Aquatic resource survey of the lower Mokelumne River and McCormack-Williamson Tract
Grosholz, E., Gallo, E.
0.08 MB
PDF Long-Term monitoring recommendations for fishes in the Cosumnes and Mokelumne River basins
Long-Term monitoring recommendations for fishes in the Cosumnes and Mokelumne River basins
Moyle, P.
0.11 MB
PDF Temporal and spatial variation of condition of young-of-year fishes in the lower Cosumnes River, California.
Temporal and spatial variation of condition of young-of-year fishes in the lower Cosumnes River, California.
Ribeiro, F., Crain, P., Moyle, P.
0.39 MB
PDF Use of restored Central California floodplain by larvae of native and alien fishes
Use of restored Central California floodplain by larvae of native and alien fishes
Crain, P, Whitener, K., Moyle, P.
0.73 MB

Data Analysis

  Name and Description File size
PDF Geographic Information System Based Riparian Restoration Site Selection Model: Application of the Cosumnes River Watershed
Geographic Information System Based Riparian Restoration Site Selection Model: Application of the Cosumnes River Watershed
Keller, K.
0.73 MB
PDF GIS support for multiobjective hydrogeomorphic and biologic monitoring program
GIS support for multiobjective hydrogeomorphic and biologic monitoring program
0.08 MB
PDF Task 5: Data Analysis and Dissemination
Task 5: Data Analysis and Dissemination
0.06 MB

Geomorphology

  Name and Description File size
PDF Application of a 2D Hydrodynamic Model to Design of Reach-Scale Spawning Gravel Replenishment on the Mokelumne River, California
Application of a 2D Hydrodynamic Model to Design of Reach-Scale Spawning Gravel Replenishment on the Mokelumne River, California
Pasternack, G., Wang, C., Merz, J.
1.76 MB
PDF Geomorphology
Executive Summary
Mount, J., Florsheim, J., Pasternack, G.
0.16 MB
PDF Levee Setback and Breach Design
Restoration of Dynamic Floodplain Topography and Riparian Vegeation Establishment Through Engineered Levee Breaching
Mount, J., Florsheim, F., Trowbridge, W.
1.13 MB
PDF Lowland River-Floodplain Sysytem Geomorphic Monitoring and Adaptive Assessment Framework: Sediment Continuity and Trends, Consumnes Rive, CA
Lowland River-Floodplain Sysytem Geomorphic Monitoring and Adaptive Assessment Framework: Sediment Continuity and Trends, Consumnes Rive, CA
Florsheim, J., Mount, J., Constantine, C.
1.48 MB
PDF Meander Migration Modeling
Changes in lowland floodplain sedimentation processes: pre-disturbance to post-rehabilitation, Cosumnes River, CA.
Florsheim, J., Mount, J.
1.14 MB
PDF Restoration of floodplain topography by sand-splay complex formation in response to intentional levee breaches, Lower Cosumnes River, California
Restoration of floodplain topography by sand-splay complex formation in response to intentional levee breaches, Lower Cosumnes River, California
Florsheim, J., Mount, J.
1.42 MB
PDF Restoration of Geomorphic Function
Geologic control on incision processes and channel form in a Central Valley rive
Constantine, C., Mount, J., Florsheim, J.
1.54 MB
PDF Sediment Flux Variation in Two Central Valley Rivers
Sediment Flux Variation in Two Central Valley Rivers
Fleenor, W., Schladow, S.
0.51 MB
PDF The Effects of Longitudinal Differences in Gravel Mobility on the Downstream Fining Pattern in the Cosumnes River, California
The Effects of Longitudinal Differences in Gravel Mobility on the Downstream Fining Pattern in the Cosumnes River, California
Constantine, C., Mount, J., Florsheim, J.
0.25 MB
PDF The Effects of Substrate Variability and Incision on the Downstream-Fining Pattern in the Cosumnes River, Central Valley, California
Thesis
Constantine, C.
1.23 MB
PDF The Influence of Restored Flooding on Floodplain Plant Distributions
The Influence of Restored Flooding on Floodplain Plant Distributions
Trowbridge, W.
2 MB
PDF Use of the Cosumnes River Floodplain by Native and Alien Fishes: A Five Year Study
Use of the Cosumnes River Floodplain by Native and Alien Fishes: A Five Year Study
Moyle, P., Crain, P., Whitener, K.
0.97 MB

Hydrology

  Name and Description File size
PDF Excutive Summary
Excutive Summary
0.08 MB
PDF Development of a Physically Based Hydrologic Model of the Upper Cosumnes Basin
Development of a Physically Based Hydrologic Model of the Upper Cosumnes Basin
3.47 MB
PDF Links Between River Flows and Groundwater Conditions
Links Between River Flows and Groundwater Conditions
1.06 MB
PDF Outlook and Future Work
Outlook and Future Work
0.1 MB
PDF The USGS Modular Modeling Sysytem Model of the Upper Cosumnes River
The USGS Modular Modeling Sysytem Model of the Upper Cosumnes River
0.43 MB

Water Quality

  Name and Description File size
PDF Cosumnes-Mokelumne Water Quatily Studies
Cosumnes-Mokelumne Water Quatily Studies
Dahlgren, R., Ahearn, D., Sheibley, R.
0.11 MB
PDF Temporal dynamics of stream water chemistry in the last free-flowing river draining the Sierra Nevada, California
Temporal dynamics of stream water chemistry in the last free-flowing river draining the Sierra Nevada, California
Ahearn, D., Sheibley, R., Dahlgren, R., Keller, K.
2.66 MB
PDF Spatial variation in the water chemistry in the last free-flowing river draining the Sierra Nevada, CA: Are the uplands important?
Spatial variation in the water chemistry in the last free-flowing river draining the Sierra Nevada, CA: Are the uplands important?
Ahearn, D., Sheibley, R., Dahlgren, R., Keller, K.
3.16 MB
PDF Food resource modeling in upland watersheds and the potential links to lowland ecosystems in the CALFED region
Food resource modeling in upland watersheds and the potential links to lowland ecosystems in the CALFED region
Ahearn, D., Sheibley, R., Dahlgren, R.
1.13 MB
PDF The biogeochemistry of the waterways of the Cosumnes and Mokelumne Watersheds: A study of the effect of the impoundment on the river water quality
The biogeochemistry of the waterways of the Cosumnes and Mokelumne Watersheds: A study of the effect of the impoundment on the river water quality
Ahearn, D., Dahlgren, R.
2.52 MB
PDF Long-Term Water Quality Monitoring Strategy for the Cosumnes River Watershed
Long-Term Water Quality Monitoring Strategy for the Cosumnes River Watershed
Dahlgren, R.
1.01 MB