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Refereed Publications

Dr. Downing's publications

Reports

  • 2013. Maximizing Ecosystem benefits of the Storm Lake Dredging Program. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~8M)
  • 2012. Historic Water Quality Conditions in Iowa Natural Lakes. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~25M)
  • 2011. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Easter Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~12M)
  • 2010. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of BlackHawk Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~8M)
  • 2010. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Lower Chain Lakes. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~9M)
  • 2008. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Green Valley Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~5M)
  • 2008. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Prairie Rose Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~6M)
  • 2008. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Lake Darling. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~5M)
  • 2008. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Lizard Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.(pdf, ~12M)
  • 2008. Report on water quality in the Ada Hayden Lakes and watershed in 2006. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory.(pdf, ~3M)
  • 2008. Water and nutrient transport in the Lake Rathbun watershed: 2007. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory.
  • 2007. Iowa Lakes Survey, Summer 2006 Data Summary. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. (also found at http://limnology.eeob.iastate.edu/lakereport)
  • 2005 Rathbun Report. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory. 42 p.
  • 2006. Iowa Lakes Survey, Summer 2005 Data Summary. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. (also found at http://limnology.eeob.iastate.edu/lakereport)
  • 2006. Ada Hayden Heritage Park Lakes monitoring: draft interim report. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory, Ames, IA. 41 p. (pdf, ~3M)
  • 2005. Iowa Lakes Classification for Restoration. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA. 126 p.
  • 2005. Iowa Lakes Survey, summer 2004 data summary. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA.
  • 2005. Ada Hayden Heritage Park Lakes monitoring, interim report (January 2005). Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. 36 p.(pdf, ~2M)
  • 2005. 2004 Rathbun Report. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. 18 p.(pdf, 261K)
  • 2004. Iowa Lakes Survey, summer 2003 data summary. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. 264 p. (also found at limnology.eeob.iastate.edu)
  • 2003. Looking into Earth's eye: a watershed view of clear lakes. Iowa Natural Heritage. Fall 2003: 8-11.
  • 2003. The limnology of Iowa lakes: 2002. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. 394 p.
  • 2002. Lake of Three Fires diagnostic/feasibility study. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA.
  • 2002. Iowa Lakes Survey Summer 2000 biological report. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA.
  • 2002. Ames Quarry Lakes diagnostic study. City of Ames, IA.(pdf, ~3M)
  • 2002. The limnology of Iowa lakes: 2001. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. 435 p.
  • 2001. Clear Lake Report: 2001. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA
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  • 2001. The limnology of Iowa lakes: 2000. Iowa Geological Services Bureau, Iowa City, IA. 310 p.
  • 2001 Diagnostic study of Clear Lake and its watershed: recommendations for remediation. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA.
  • 2000. Diagnostic study of Crystal Lake and its watershed: recommendations for remediation. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA. 232 p.
  • 2000. Iowa's inland freshwater mussels. Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, IA. 145 p.
  • 2000. A diagnostic-feasibility study for the restoration of Rock Creek Lake. Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. (pdf, ~9M)