Larry Band, Ernest H. Ern Professor
I am an eco-hydrologist with research spanning the continuum of natural through urban watersheds. I have a major interest in the role of forests and tree canopy on flooding and drought, the provision of high-quality freshwater, coupled water, carbon and nitrogen cycling, and vulnerability to climate and land use change.
CWT Science Advisory Committee
Primary Organization: University of Virginia
Dr. Lawrence E. Band
University of Virginia
Department of Environmental Sciences
207 Clark Hall
Charlottesville, VA 27599
Office Phone: 434-924-7241
CWT Data Sets:
4076 (In situ soil moisture measurements for the Hillslope Project from 5 sites located in Macon County, North Carolina, within the Upper Little Tennessee River Basin)
1143 (Groundwater well chemistry from 7 Hillslope Project sites in Macon County, North Carolina, within the Upper Little Tennessee River Basin)
4050 (Groundwater well specifications from 9 Hillslope Project sites in Macon County, North Carolina, within the Upper Little Tennessee River Basin)
4052 (Manual well measurements from 9 Hillslope Project sites located in Macon County, North Carolina, within the Upper Little Tennessee River Basin)
4051 (Climate station measurements from 5 Hillslope Project sites located in Macon County, North Carolina, within the Upper Little Tennessee River Basin)
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CWT Publications and Presentations: (custom bibliography)
Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Hales, T.C., Miniat, C.F., Vose, J.M., Bolstad, P.V., Miles, B. and Price, K. 2015. Simulating vegetation controls on hurricane-induced shallow landslides with a distributed ecohydrological model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biosciences. 120(2):361-378. (DOI: 10.1002/2014JG002824)
Lin, L., J. R. Webster, T. Hwang, and L. E. Band 2015. Effects of lateral nitrate flux and instream processes on dissolved inorganic nitrogen export in a forested catchment: A model sensitivity analysis, Water Resour. Res., 51, 2680-2695, (doi:10.1002/2014WR015962).
Band, L. E., McDonnell, J. J., Duncan, J. M., Barros, A., Bejan, A., Burt, T., Dietrich, W. E., Emanuel, R. E., Hwang, T., Katul, G., Kim, Y., McGlynn, B., Miles, B., Porporato, A., Scaife, C. and Troch, P. A. (2014), Ecohydrological flow networks in the subsurface. Ecohydrol., 7: 1073–1078. doi:10.1002/eco.1525
Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Miniat, C.F., Song, C., Bolstad, P.V., Vose, J.M. and Love, J.P. 2014. Divergent phenological response to hydroclimate variability in forested mountain watersheds. Global Change Biology. 20:2580-2595. (DOI:10.1111/gcb.12556)
Band, L.E., Hwang, T., Hales, T., Vose, J.M. and Miniat, C.F. 2012. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Mapping and modeling ecohydrological controls of landslides. Geomorphology. 137(1):159-167.
Hwang, T., Band, L.E., Vose, J.M. and Tague, C. 2012. Ecosystem processes at the watershed scale: Hydrologic vegetation gradient as an indicator for lateral hydrologic connectivity of headwater catchments. Water Resources Research. 48. W06514. (DOI: 10.1029/2011WR011301)
Hwang, T., C. Song, J.M. Vose, and L.E. Band. 2011. Topography-mediated controls on local vegetation phenology estimated from MODIS vegetation index. Landscape Ecology. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-011-9580-8.
Hwang, Taehee, Conghe Song, Paul V. Bolstad, Lawrence E. Band. 2011. Downscaling real-time vegetation dynamics by fusing multi-temporal MODIS and Landsat NDVI in topographically complex terrain. Remote Sensing of Environment 115(10): 2499-2512. (DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2011.05.010)
Conference Proceedings (Published Papers and Abstracts)
LE Band, L Lin, J Duncan, 2017. Integrating terrestrial through aquatic processing of water, carbon and nitrogen over hot, cold and lukewarm moments in mixed land use catchments. Invited talk, H21R-01, AGU Fall Meetings, New Orleans
Conference Posters and Presentations
Band, L.E., Hwang, T., Duncan, J.M., Tague, C., 2010. "Coupled ecosystem-geomorphic controls on the generation and transport of nitrogen through watersheds." American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2010
Hales, T. C.; Ford, C. R.; Hwang, T.; Vose, J.; Band, L. E.. 2009. Canopy Composition and Topographic Controls on Root Cohesion in Landslide-Prone Terrain, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2009, abstract #EP43E-0684