Christopher A Scott

  • 2347 Citations
  • 25 h-Index
1993 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Hydrodiplomacy and adaptive governance at the U.S.-Mexico border: 75 years of tradition and innovation in transboundary water management

Wilder, M. O., Varady, R. G., Gerlak, A. K., Mumme, S. P., Flessa, K. W., Zuniga-Teran, A. A., Scott, C. A., Pablos, N. P. & Megdal, S. B., Oct 2020, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 112, p. 189-202 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Hydro-energy cooperation in South Asia: Prospects for transboundary energy and water security

Saklani, U., Shrestha, P. P., Mukherji, A. & Scott, C. A., Dec 2020, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 114, p. 22-34 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urban water security: a comparative study of cities in the arid Americas

Díaz-Caravantes, R. E., Zuniga-Teran, A., Martín, F., Bernabeu, M., Stoker, P. & Scott, C., Apr 1 2020, In : Environment and Urbanization. 32, 1, p. 275-294 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019

Assessing livelihood-ecosystem interdependencies and natural resource governance in Indian villages in the Middle Himalayas

Everard, M., Gupta, N., Scott, C. A., Tiwari, P. C., Joshi, B., Kataria, G. & Kumar, S., Jan 31 2019, In : Regional Environmental Change. 19, 1, p. 165-177 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Institutional strategies for adaptation to water stress in farmer-managed irrigation systems of Nepal

Thapa, B. & Scott, C. A., Jan 1 2019, In : International Journal of the Commons. 13, 2, p. 892-908 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

One swallow does not make a summer: Siloes, trade-offs and synergies in the water-energy-food nexus

Kurian, M., Scott, C., Reddy, V. R., Alabaster, G., Nardocci, A., Portney, K., Boer, R. & Hannibal, B., 2019, In : Frontiers in Environmental Science. 7, MAR, 32.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations

Pursuing water security in socio-hydrological systems

Scott, C. A., Hill, A. F. & Wilson, A. M., Dec 1 2019, In : Water Security. 8, 100037.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2018

Assessment of collective production of biomethane from livestock waste for urban transportation mobility in Brazil and the United States

Pasqual, J. C., Bollmann, H. A., Scott, C. A., Edwiges, T. & Baptista, T. C., Apr 2018, In : Energies. 11, 4, en11040997.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Drought adaptation and development: small-scale irrigated agriculture in northeast Brazil

Herwehe, L. & Scott, C. A., May 19 2018, In : Climate and Development. 10, 4, p. 337-346 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Drought propagation in semi-arid river basins in Latin America: Lessons from Mexico to the Southern Cone

Oertel, M., Meza, F. J., Gironás, J., Scott, C. A., Rojas, F. & Pineda-Pablos, N., Nov 2 2018, In : Water (Switzerland). 10, 11, 1564.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Evolving conceptions of the role of large dams in social-ecological resilience

Hammersley, M. A., Scott, C. & Gimblett, R., 2018, In : Ecology and Society. 23, 1, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Intensive precipitation observation greatly improves hydrological modelling of the poorly gauged high mountain Mabengnong catchment in the Tibetan Plateau

Wang, L., Zhang, F., Zhang, H., Scott, C. A., Zeng, C. & Shi, X., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Hydrology. 556, p. 500-509 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Megatrends in Hindu Kush Himalaya: Climate Change, Urbanisation and Migration and Their Implications for Water, Energy and Food

Mukherji, A., Scott, C., Molden, D. & Maharjan, A., Jan 1 2018, Water Resources Development and Management. Springer, p. 125-146 22 p. (Water Resources Development and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Putting water security to work: addressing global challenges

Staddon, C. & Scott, C. A., Nov 17 2018, In : Water International. 43, 8, p. 1017-1025 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Scopus citations

The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: A systematic review of methods for nexus assessment

Albrecht, T. R., Crootof, A. & Scott, C. A., Apr 2018, In : Environmental Research Letters. 13, 4, 043002.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

112 Scopus citations

Water security: A review of place-based research

Gerlak, A. K., House-Peters, L., Varady, R. G., Albrecht, T., Zúñiga-Terán, A., de Grenade, R. R., Cook, C. & Scott, C. A., Apr 1 2018, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 82, p. 79-89 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Water security and the pursuit of food, energy, and earth systems resilience

Scott, C. A., Albrecht, T. R., De Grenade, R., Zuniga-Teran, A., Varady, R. G. & Thapa, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Water International.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2017

Anticipatory capacity in response to global change across an extreme elevation gradient in the Ica Basin, Peru

de Grenade, R., Rudow, J., Taboada Hermoza, R., Adauto Aguirre, M. E., Scott, C. A., Willems, B., Schultz, J. L. & Varady, R. G., Mar 1 2017, In : Regional Environmental Change. 17, 3, p. 789-802 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bringing the Hydrosocial Cycle into Climate Change Adaptation Planning: Lessons from Two Andean Mountain Water Towers

Mills-Novoa, M., Borgias, S. L., Crootof, A., Thapa, B., de Grenade, R. & Scott, C. A., Mar 4 2017, In : Annals of the American Association of Geographers. 107, 2, p. 393-402 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Historical analysis of riparian vegetation change in response to shifting management objectives on the Middle Rio Grande

Petrakis, R. E., Van Leeuwen, W. J. D., Villarreal, M. L., Tashjian, P., Russo, R. D. & Scott, C. A., Jun 1 2017, In : Land. 6, 2, 29.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Social networks for management of water scarcity: Evidence from the San Miguel Watershed, Sonora, Mexico

Navarro-Navarro, L. A., Moreno-Vazquez, J. L. & Scott, C. A., 2017, In : Water Alternatives. 10, 1, p. 41-64 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Traffic-related trace elements in soils along six highway segments on the Tibetan Plateau: Influence factors and spatial variation

Wang, G., Zeng, C., Zhang, F., Zhang, Y., Scott, C. A. & Yan, X., Mar 1 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 581-582, p. 811-821 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2016

A Paradox of Plenty: Renewable Energy on Navajo Nation Lands

Pasqualetti, M. J., Jones, T. E., Necefer, L., Scott, C. A. & Colombi, B. J., Jan 29 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Society and Natural Resources. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Desalination and water security in the US–Mexico border region: assessing the social, environmental and political impacts

Wilder, M. O., Aguilar-Barajas, I., Pineda-Pablos, N., Varady, R. G., Megdal, S. B., McEvoy, J., Merideth, R., Zúñiga-Terán, A. A. & Scott, C. A., Apr 14 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Water International. p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Enhancing Water Governance for Climate Resilience: Arizona, USA—Sonora, Mexico Comparative Assessment of the Role of Reservoirs in Adaptive Management for Water Security

Scott, C. A. & Lutz-Ley, A. N., Jan 1 2016, Water Resources Development and Management. Springer, p. 15-40 26 p. (Water Resources Development and Management).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Reductionist and integrative research approaches to complex water security policy challenges

Zeitoun, M., Lankford, B., Krueger, T., Forsyth, T., Carter, R., Hoekstra, A. Y., Taylor, R., Varis, O., Cleaver, F., Boelens, R., Swatuk, L., Tickner, D., Scott, C. A., Mirumachi, N. & Matthews, N., Jul 1 2016, In : Global Environmental Change. 39, p. 143-154 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Re-linking governance of energy with livelihoods and irrigation in Uttarakhand, India

Buechler, S., Sen, D., Khandekar, N. & Scott, C. A., Oct 8 2016, In : Water (Switzerland). 8, 10, 437.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Rural and urban transitions with biogas and biomethane in brazil: A water-energy-food nexus analysis

Pasqual, J. C., Bollmann, H. A., Scott, C., Andersen, S. & Lange, M. V., May 2016, In : Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal. 1, 14, p. 84-89 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Scientists, Policymakers, and Stakeholders Plan for Climate Change: A Promising Approach in Chile’s Maipo Basin

Ocampo-Melgar, A., Vicuña, S., Gironás, J., Varady, R. G. & Scott, C. A., Sep 2 2016, In : Environment. 58, 5, p. 24-37 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Secure water supply in water-scarce regions

Meza, F. & Scott, C. A., Jan 1 2016, Handbook on Water Security. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 239-254 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The nexus: reconsidering environmental security and adaptive capacity

de Grenade, R., House-Peters, L., Scott, C. A., Thapa, B., Mills-Novoa, M., Gerlak, A. & Verbist, K., Aug 1 2016, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 21, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

22 Scopus citations

Towards characterizing the adaptive capacity of farmer-managed irrigation systems: learnings from Nepal

Thapa, B., Scott, C., Wester, P. & Varady, R., Aug 1 2016, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 21, p. 37-44 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations

Understanding factors influencing hydro-climatic risk and human vulnerability: Application of systems thinking in the Himalayan Region

Misra, G., Misra, H. & Scott, C. A., Jan 1 2016, Climate Change, Glacier Response, and Vegetation Dynamics in the Himalaya: Contributions Toward Future Earth Initiatives. Springer International Publishing, p. 251-267 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Water resources sustainability in a globalizing world: who uses the water?

Konar, M., Evans, T. P., Levy, M., Scott, C. A., Troy, T. J., Vörösmarty, C. J. & Sivapalan, M., Aug 30 2016, In : Hydrological Processes. 30, 18, p. 3330-3336 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

30 Scopus citations
2015

Effects of irrigated parks on outdoor residential water use in a semi-arid city

Halper, E. B., Dall'erba, S., Bark, R. H., Scott, C. A. & Yool, S. R., Feb 1 2015, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 134, p. 210-220 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Global energy development and climate-induced water scarcity-Physical limits, sectoral constraints, and policy imperatives

Scott, C. A. & Sugg, Z. P., Aug 1 2015, In : Energies. 8, 8, p. 8211-8225 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Integrating local users and multitiered institutions into the IWRM process

Lee, R. H., Herwehe, L. & Scott, C. A., Sep 4 2015, Sustainability of Integrated Water Resources Management: Water Governance, Climate and Ecohydrology. Springer International Publishing, p. 365-386 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Enhancing Adaptive Capacity to Complex Global Challenges

Scott, C. A., Kurian, M. & Wescoat, J. L., Jan 1 2015, Governing the Nexus: Water, Soil and Waste Resources Considering Global Change. Springer International Publishing, p. 15-38 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

86 Scopus citations
2014

Drought and water scarcity: Discourses and competing water demands in the context of climate change in arid sonora, mexico

Curl, K., Neri, C. & Scott, C., Jan 1 2014, Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management: Capacity, Equity and Sustainability. Taylor and Francis, p. 21-42 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Infrastructure sufficiency in meeting water demand under climate-induced socio-hydrological transition in the urbanizing Capibaribe River basin – Brazil

Ribeiro Neto, A., Scott, C. A., Lima, E. A., L. Montenegro, S. M. G. & Cirilo, J. A., Sep 8 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 9, p. 3449-3459 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Irrigation efficiency and water-policy implications for river basin resilience

Scott, C. A., Vicuña, S., Blanco-Gutiérrez, I., Meza, F. & Varela-Ortega, C., Apr 7 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 4, p. 1339-1348 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Raising agricultural productivity with reduced use of energy and groundwater: Role of market instruments and technology

Kumar, M. D., Scott, C. A. & Singh, O. P., Jan 1 2014, The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus: Lessons from India for Development. Taylor and Francis, p. 97-124 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rethinking integrated water resources management: Towards water and food security through adaptive management

López-Gunn, E., Akhmouch, A., Aldaya, M. M., De Linaje, V. A., Ballestero, M., Bea, M., Hirata, R., Kuroiwa, J. M., Mayor, B., Perez, L., Chang, P. P., Scott, C., Villarroya, F., Zorrilla-Miras, P., Jacobi, P. R., Suarez, A. & Toto, R. C., Jan 1 2014, Water for Food Security and Well-being in Latin America and the Caribbean: Social and Environmental Implications for a Globalized Economy. Taylor and Francis, p. 385-418 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2013

Can India raise agricultural productivity while reducing groundwater and energy use?

Kumar, M. D., Scott, C. A. & Singh, O. P., Dec 1 2013, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development. 29, 4, p. 557-573 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Drinking Wastewater: Public Trust in Potable Reuse

Ormerod, K. J. & Scott, C. A., Jan 1 2013, In : Science Technology and Human Values. 38, 3, p. 351-373 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations