Publications & Resources

Bold indicates Phinizy Center researcher.

2021

Effects of drought on physicochemical, nutrient and carbon metrics in the Savannah River, GA. Georgia Water Resources Conference. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, L.A. Sutter, Jillian M. Amurao and D.P. Batzer.

Implication of hydrological drought in the Savannah River Basin, GA. Proceedings of the Georgia Water Resources Conference. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, L.A. Sutter L.A., Jillian M. Amurao, and D.P. Batzer.

2020

Comparison of a wood sampler for macroinvertebrate bioassessment of non-wadeable streams in the southeastern coastal plain. Journal of Freshwater Ecology, 35(1), pp.429-448. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, and J. C. Colón-Gaud. Link

Macroinvertebrate response to flooding in floodplain lakes of the Savannah River. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Kelsey A. Wilbanks and D.P. Bazter. Link

2018

Variation in macroinvertebrate passive sampling devices for southeastern coastal plain rivers. Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, C. Colón-Gaud.

Bioassessment Techniques for Benthic Macroinvertebrates in the Savannah and Ogeechee River. American Fisheries Society: Georgia Chapter Annual Meeting. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, C. Colón-Gaud. Link

2017

Assessment of Benthic Macroinvertebrate Passive Samplers for Southeastern Coastal Plain Non-Wadeable Streams. Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, C. Colón-Gaud. Link

Mosquito abundance and land use in varying median income census blocks in Richmond County. Phi Kappa Phi Research Conference, Augusta University. Liam N. Wolff, Nicole Haibach, Kelsey A. Wilbanks, C. Pruitt, Oscar P. Flite III.

Macroinvertebrate Response to Hydrologic Connectivity of Oxbow Lakes During a Flood Pulse. Georgia Water Resources Conference. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, Oscar P. Flite III, and J.J. Hains. Link

Comparing Three Types of Passive Samplers for the Assessment of Macroinvertebrates in Non-Wadeable Rivers. American Fisheries Society: Georgia Chapter Annual Meeting. Kelsey A. Wilbanks, Damon L. Mullis, Chalisa Nestell, C.A. Pruitt, Jason Moak, Oscar P. Flite III and C. Colón-Gaud. Link

2016

Richmond County Mosquito Surveillance Update. The 39th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Mosquito Control Association. Kelsey A. Laymon.

A Comparison of Benthic Macroinvertebrates Colonizing Leaf, Wood, and Artificial Substrates in Two Southeastern Coastal Plain Rivers. Georgia/Alabama American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting. Damon Mullis, C. Colón-Gaud, Kelsey A. Laymon, and S. Lamberth.

Macroinvertebrates and water quality in oxbow lakes along the Savannah River. Phi Kappa Phi Research Conference, Augusta University. Liam N.Wolff, Nicole Haibach, Kelsey A. Wilbanks, and Oscar P. Flite III.

Stormwater infrastructure and channel stability: how to assess tributaries in the watershed of Augusta-Richmond County and other urban areas. South Carolina Water Resources Conference. K.M. Johnson, Matt R. Erikson, C.A. Pruitt, Jason W. Moak, Oscar P. Flite, F.W. Byne, and Liam Wolff. Link

Reflections on using indicator bacteria for water quality impairment: results from two case studies in Georgia. The Georgia Operator: official journal of the Georgia Association of Water Professionals. 53(1). Oscar P. Flite, Sean E. Rosenquist, Matt R. Erickson, and Jason W. Moak.

Diatom Diversity in Savannah River Oxbows: A Pilot and Exploratory Survey. South Carolina Water Resources Conference. Katie M. Johnson, Oscar .P. Flite, J. Hains, and A. Thomson. Link