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Will Graf

Will Graf

Regents Professor, School of Geographical Sciences

GrafW@gwm.sc.edu

480-965-7533

School of Geographical Sciences
Arizona State University
POB 870104
Tempe, AZ 85287
USA

Titles

  • Regents Professor, School of Geographical Sciences

Journal Articles

2010

Sabo, J. L., T. Sinha, L. C. Bowling, G. H. Schoups, W. W. Wallender, M. E. Campana, K. A. Cherkauer, P. L. Fuller, W. L. Graf, J. W. Hopmans, J. S. Kominoski, C. Taylor, S. W. Trimble, R. H. Webb and E. E. Wohl. 2010. Reclaiming freshwater sustainability in the Cadillac Desert. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 107(50):21263-21270. (link )

2005

Kuby, M. J., W. F. Fagan, C. S. ReVelle and W. L. Graf. 2005. A multiobjective optimization for dam removal: An example trading off salmon passage with hydropower and water storage in the Willamette basin. Advances in Water Resources 28(2005):845-855. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2004.12.015. (link )

2001

Graf, W. L. 2001. Damage control: Restoring the physical integrity of America's rivers. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 91(1):1-27. DOI: 10.1111/0004-5608.00231. (link )

2000

Graf, W. L. 2000. Locational probability for a dammed, urbanizing stream, Salt River, Arizona.. Environmental Management 25(3):321-335. DOI: 10.1007/s002679910025. (link )

1992

Graf, W. L. 1992. Science, public policy, and Western American Rivers.. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 5-19.

1991

Graf, W. L., S. L. Clark, M. T. Kammerer, T. Lehman, K. Randall and R. Schroeder. 1991. Geomorphology of heavy metals in the sediments of Queen Creek, Arizona, USA. Catena 18(6):567-582. DOI: 10.1016/0341-8162(91)90039-Z. (link )

1988

Graf, W. L. 1988. Science, engineering, and the law on western Sunbelt rivers. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 43(3):221-225. (link )

1984

Graf, W. L. 1984. Thinking Like a River: Reflections on the Gila. Arizona Waterline 1-4.

1983

Graf, W. L. 1983. Flood-related channel change in an arid-region river Salt River, Arizona. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 8(2):125-139. DOI: 10.1002/esp.3290080204. (link )

1982

Graf, W. L. 1982. Tamarisk and river-channel management. Environmental Management 6(4):283-296. DOI: 10.1007/BF01875060. (link )

Graf, W. L. 1982. The work of floods on Arizona Rivers. Arizona Weather Word 1-2.

1981

Fall, P. L., G. Kelso and V. Markgraf. 1981. Paleoenvironmental reconstruction at Canyon del Muerto, Arizona, based on principal-components analysis.. Journal of Archaeological Science 297-307.

Graf, W. L. 1981. Channel instability in a braided, sand bed river. Water Resources Research 17(4):1087-1094. DOI: 10.1029/WR017i004p01087. (link )

1980

Graf, W. L. 1980. Riparian management: A flood control perspective. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 35(4):158-161.

1978

Graf, W. L. 1978. Fluvial adjustments to the spread of tamarisk in the Colorado Plateau region. Geological Society of America Bulletin 89(81005):1491-1501. (link )

Books

1997

Graf, W. L. and K. E. Randall. 1997. The Physical Integrity of Arizona Rivers: A Guidance Document for River Management. Arizona Department of Environental Quality. Phoenix.

1988

Graf, W. L. 1988. The Salt and Gila Rivers in Central Arizona: A Geographic Field Trip Guide. Department of Geography, Arizona State University. Tempe.

Graf, W. L. 1988. Fluvial Processes in Dryland Rivers. Springer-Verlag. Berlin. ISBN: 978-0387175911.

1985

Graf, W. L. 1985. The Colorado River: Instability and Basin Management. Association of American Geographers. Washington D.C.. ISBN: 978-0892911868.

1984

Graf, W. L. 1984. Review of the US Geological Survey Phreatophyte Project. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

1982

Graf, W. L. 1982. Dynamics and Control of Phreatophytes along the Upper Gila River, Southeast Arizona. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

Graf, W. L. 1982. Recent Channel Changes on the Salt River, Phoenix and Tempe, Arizona. Goldstein, Kingsley, and Myers, Inc.. Phoenix.

1981

Graf, W. L. 1981. Channel Changes in the Salt River, Phoenix Metropolitan Area, Maricopa County, Arizona. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

1980

Graf, W. L. 1980. Channel Migration in the Gila River, Central Arizona. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

1979

Graf, W. L. 1979. Introduction and Growth of Phreatophytes in the Channels of the Salt and Gila Rivers, Central Arizona. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

Graf, W. L. 1979. Potential Control Measures for Phreatophytes in the Channels of the Salt and Gila Rivers, Arizona. US Army Corps of Engineers, Phoenix Urban Study Of. Phoenix.

Book Chapters

1996

Graf, W. L. 1996. Geomorphology and policy for Restoration of Impounded American Rivers: What is "Natural"?. Pp. 443-473 In: Rhoads, B. L. and C. R. Thorn eds., John Wiley and Sons. New York.

1993

Graf, W. L. 1993. Landscapes, commodities, and ecosystems: The relationship between policy and science for American rivers.. Pp. 11-42 National Academy Press. Washington, DC.

1988

Graf, W. L. 1988. Definition of flood plains along arid-region rivers. Pp. 231-242 In: Baker, V. R., R. C. Kochel and P. C. Patton eds., Flood Geomorphology. John Wiley and Sons. New York. ISBN: 978-0471625582.

Posters

1999

Figueredo, P. H., F. C. Chuang and W. L. Graf. 1999. Analysis of temporal amd spatial changes in the upper 48th Street reach of the Salt River using GIS (IIDRISI). Poster presented at the 22 January 1999, CAP LTER First Annual Poster Symposium, Center for Environmental Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe.

Presentations

1999

Graf, W. L. 1999. The locational probability of the Salt River, Arizona. Presented at March 1999, Association of American Geographers 95th Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

1998

Moreau, J. M., G. E. Morrisey and W. L. Graf. 1998. GIS analysis of channel changes in the upper rural reach of the Salt River. Presented at August, Arizona Geographic Information Conference, Phoenix, AZ.

Reports

1999

Graf, W. L., L. Aben, L. Amoroso, J. R. Anderson, J. Armstrong, J. B. Bartley, V. Beauchamp, J. R. Cox, J. Curro, B. Dveris, J. W. Edmonds, S. Fairchild, K. C. Fergason, M. Fonstad, R. Gomes, S. J. Hall, M. Henze, G. Hilley, J. Johnson, C. Johnson, J. Keane, C. Levine, S. McGuire, C. O'Day, E. Prudhomme, R. Richter, W. J. Roach, M. Roberge, N. Villa, R. Vose, Z. Washburn, J. R. Welter and M. Zoldack. 1999. Hydraulics and history: Channel change on the Salt River in the Phoenix metropolitan area. As part of the CAP LTER project. Student and faculty created book containing preliminary research results. .

1998

Graf, W. L., S. Brinegar, F. C. Chuang, J. W. Edmonds, P. H. Figueredo, A. Gheling, A. Hargrove, J. James, J. M. Moreau, G. E. Morrisey, M. Roberge, H. Stenner, H. Triplett, R. Vose, L. Waite and K. K. Williams. 1998. Recent channel changes in the Salt River, Phoenix, Arizona. As part of the Central Arizona - Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Project, Center for Environmental Studies, Ari.

Ohmart, R. D., L. H. Myers, W. L. Graf, M. Hurley, D. M. Green, J. H. Brock and C. D. Zisner. 1998. Rapid assessment of riparian systems. Report submitted to Arizona Game and Fish Department.

1994

Graf, W. L., P. J. Beyer, J. L. Rice and T. A. Wasklewisz. 1994. Geomorphic Assessment of the Lower Gila River, West Central Arizona. Department of Geography, Arizona State University. Contract Report DACW09-94-0121, Phase 1.

Graf, W. L., P. J. Beyer, T. A. Wasklewicz and J. L. Rice. 1994. Geomorphic Assessment of the Lower Salt River, Central Arizona. Department of Geography, Arizona State University. DACW09-94-0121, Phase II.