• 402 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
1978 …2018
If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Research Output 1978 2018

2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Critical issues affecting groundwater quality governance and management in the United States

Petersen-Perlman, J. D., Megdal, S. B., Gerlak, A. K., Wireman, M., Zuniga-Teran, A. A. & Varady, R. G., Jun 5 2018, In : Water (Switzerland). 10, 6, 735.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
governance
groundwater
water quality
water

Editors’ foreword

Akhmouch, A., Clavreul, D., Hendry, S., Megdal, S. B., Nickum, J. E., Nunes-Correia, F. & Ross, A., Jan 2 2018, In : Water International. 43, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Evaluating gravity-flow irrigation with lessons from Yuma, Arizona, USA

Frisvold, G. B., Sanchez, C. A., Gollehon, N., Megdal, S. B. & Brown, P. W., May 14 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 10, 5, 1548.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gravity flow
irrigation
Irrigation
Gravitation
Crops
1 Citation (Scopus)

Findings and lessons learned from the assessment of the Mexico-United States transboundary San Pedro and Santa Cruz aquifers: The utility of social science in applied hydrologic research

Callegary, J. B., Megdal, S. B., Tapia Villaseñor, E. M., Petersen-Perlman, J. D., Minjárez Sosa, I., Monreal, R., Gray, F. & Grijalva Noriega, F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aquifer
physical science
groundwater
stakeholder
geochemical survey

Unraveling transboundary water security in the arid Americas

Albrecht, T. R., Varady, R. G., Zuniga-Teran, A. A., Gerlak, A. K., Routson De Grenade, R., Lutz-Ley, A., Martín, F., Megdal, S. B., Meza, F., Ocampo Melgar, D., Pineda, N., Rojas, F., Taboada, R. & Willems, B., Nov 17 2018, In : Water International. 43, 8, p. 1075-1113 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water management
water
arid region
Americas
border
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Addressing the Groundwater Governance Challenge: A call from the “Groundwater Governance: A Global Framework for Action” Project

de Chaisemartin, M., Varady, R. G., Megdal, S. B., Conti, K. I., van der Gun, J., Merla, A., Nijsten, G. J. & Scheibler, F., Jan 1 2017, Global Issues in Water Policy. Springer, p. 205-227 23 p. (Global Issues in Water Policy; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

governance
groundwater
groundwater resource
legislation
FAO

Groundwater governance in the United States: A mosaic of approaches

Megdal, S. B., Teran, A. Z., Varady, R. G., Delano, N., Gerlak, A. K. & Vimont, E. T., Jan 1 2017, Advances in Groundwater Governance. CRC Press, p. 483-509 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Groundwater
groundwater
mosaic
governance approach
nonrenewable resource
6 Citations (Scopus)

Innovative Approaches to Collaborative Groundwater Governance in the United States: Case Studies from Three High-Growth Regions in the Sun Belt

Megdal, S. B., Gerlak, A. K., Huang, L. Y., Delano, N., Varady, R. G. & Petersen-Perlman, J. D., May 1 2017, In : Environmental Management. 59, 5, p. 718-735 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sun
Groundwater
groundwater
Groundwater resources
groundwater resource

Transboundary Groundwater Resources: Sustainable Management and Conflict Resolution

Megdal, S. B., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : GroundWater.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater resources
groundwater resource
conflict
15 Citations (Scopus)

Water governance, stakeholder engagement, and sustainable water resources management

Megdal, S. B., Eden, S. . & Shamir, E., 2017, In : Water (Switzerland). 9, 3, 190.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Water Resources
Water resources
water management
stakeholders
stakeholder
2016
8 Citations (Scopus)

Building Common Ground for Environmental Flows using Traditional Techniques and Novel Engagement Approaches

Mott Lacroix, K. ., Xiu, B. C. & Megdal, S. B., Jan 14 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Management. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

legal rights
Water
Water management
stakeholder
Ecosystems
8 Citations (Scopus)

Column Theme: Groundwater Visibility: The Missing Link

Alley, W. M., Beutler, L., Campana, M. E., Megdal, S. B. & Tracy, J. C., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : GroundWater.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

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

border region
desalination
water supply
water
seawater
20 Citations (Scopus)
Water management
wheels
water management
stakeholders
Wheels
4 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of grey water on physical and mechanical properties of mortar and concrete mixes

Ghrair, A. M., Al-Mashaqbeh, O. A., Sarireh, M. K., Al-Kouz, N., Farfoura, M. & Megdal, S. B., May 29 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Ain Shams Engineering Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concrete mixtures
Mortar
Physical properties
Concretes
Mechanical properties
13 Citations (Scopus)

Modes and approaches of groundwater governance: A survey of lessons learned from selected cases across the globe

Varady, R. G., Zuniga-Teran, A. A., Gerlak, A. K. & Megdal, S. B., Sep 23 2016, In : Water (Switzerland). 8, 10, 417.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
governance
civil society
groundwater
Economics
8 Citations (Scopus)
coproduction
Groundwater
hydrologic models
stakeholders
stakeholder
3 Citations (Scopus)
Water management
water demand
water management
Water
aquatic ecosystem
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)

A tale of two rivers: Pathways for improving water management in the Jordan and Colorado River basins

Chen, A., Abramson, A., Becker, N. & Megdal, S. B., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Arid Environments. 112, PA, p. 109-123 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jordan River
Colorado River
water management
river basin
rivers
40 Citations (Scopus)

Climate change and water resources management in the Upper Santa Cruz River, Arizona

Shamir, E., Megdal, S. B., Carrillo, C., Castro, C., Chang, H. I., Chief, K., Corkhill, F. E., Eden, S. ., Georgakakos, K. P., Nelson, K. M. & Prietto, J., Feb 1 2015, In : Journal of Hydrology. 521, p. 18-33 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
river
rainfall
streamflow
recharge

Erratum to "Climate change and water resources management in the Upper Santa Cruz River, Arizona" [J. Hydrol. 521 (2015) 18-33] Doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.11.062

Shamir, E., Megdal, S. B., Carrillo, C., Castro, C., Chang, H. I., Chief, K., Corkhill, F. E., Eden, S. ., Georgakakos, K. P., Nelson, K. M. & Prietto, J., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Hydrology. 527, p. 1190 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
river
water resources management
20 Citations (Scopus)

Groundwater Governance in the United States: Common Priorities and Challenges

Megdal, S. B., Gerlak, A. K., Varady, R. G. & Huang, L. Y., Sep 1 2015, In : Ground Water. 53, 5, p. 677-684 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
groundwater
Ecosystems
ecosystem
Water resources
8 Citations (Scopus)

How a drought-resilient water delivery system rose out of the desert: The case of Tucson Water

Megdal, S. B. & Forrest, A., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal - American Water Works Association. 107, 9, p. 46-52 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drought
desert
Decision making
drought
decision making
2 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of a grey water pilot plant using a multi-layer filter for agricultural purposes in the Jordan Valley

Ghrair, A. M., Al-Mashaqbeh, O. A. & Megdal, S. B., Mar 1 2015, In : Clean - Soil, Air, Water. 43, 3, p. 351-359 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pilot plants
filter
valley
Water
Disinfection
12 Citations (Scopus)

Policy and economics of managed aquifer recharge and water banking

Megdal, S. B. & Dillon, P., 2015, In : Water (Switzerland). 7, 2, p. 592-598 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

banking
Groundwater
Aquifers
aquifers
recharge
2014

Impact of technology and policy on sustainable agricultural water use and food security

Alam, M., Kruger, G., Megdal, S. B. & Songstad, D., 2014, Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 67. p. 75-112 38 p. (Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry; vol. 67).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Food Supply
food security
water use
Technology
Water
22 Citations (Scopus)

Water banks: Using managed aquifer recharge to meet water policy objectives

Megdal, S. B., Dillon, P. & Seasholes, K., 2014, In : Water (Switzerland). 6, 6, p. 1500-1514 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water policy
Groundwater
Aquifers
aquifers
recharge
1 Citation (Scopus)

Water resources vulnerability to climate change in the Upper Santa Cruz River, Arizona

Shamir, E., Carrillo, C., Castro, C., Chang, H. I., Megdal, S. B., Eden, S. . & Prietto, J., 2014, Proceedings - 7th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software: Bold Visions for Environmental Modeling, iEMSs 2014. International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Vol. 3. p. 1599-1606 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Water Resources
Climate Change
Water resources
Vulnerability
Climate change
2012

Achieving water policy objectives through water pricing: A case study of Arizona’s decentralized approach to water provision

Megdal, S. B. & Alvarez, J. L., Jan 1 2012, Shared Borders, Shared Waters: Israeli-Palestinian and Colorado River Basin Water Challenges. CRC Press, p. 105-116 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

pricing
water
Costs
Water
regulation

Concluding insights

Varady, R. G., Eden, S. . & Megdal, S. B., Jan 1 2012, Shared Borders, Shared Waters: Israeli-Palestinian and Colorado River Basin Water Challenges. CRC Press, p. 275-276 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluating economic effects of semiconductor manufacturing in water-limited regions

Hubler, D. K., Baygents, J. C., Mackay, C., Megdal, S. B. & Farrell, J., Feb 2012, In : Journal - American Water Works Association. 104, 2, p. 47-48 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Economic and social effects
water use
manufacturing
Semiconductor materials
Water
21 Citations (Scopus)

Grey water reuse for agricultural purposes in the Jordan valley: Household survey results in Deir Alla

Al-Mashaqbeh, O. A., Ghrair, A. M. & Megdal, S. B., 2012, In : Water (Switzerland). 4, 3, p. 580-596 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water reuse
Jordan
household surveys
household survey
valleys

Introduction

Eden, S. ., Varady, R. G., Megdal, S. B. & Cleveland, J., Jan 1 2012, Shared Borders, Shared Waters: Israeli-Palestinian and Colorado River Basin Water Challenges. CRC Press, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Water management
water management
Bearings (structural)
Palestinian
Catchments

Preface

Megdal, S. B., Varady, R. G. & Eden, S. ., Jan 1 2012, Shared Borders, Shared Waters: Israeli-Palestinian and Colorado River Basin Water Challenges. CRC Press, p. xi-xiii

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Catchments
Israeli
Water management
river basin
Rivers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Testing the waters: Tucson links water conservation with environmental benefits

Nadeau, J. B., Megdal, S. B., Rupprecht, C., Choate, B., Brott, E. & Shipek, L., Feb 2012, In : Journal - American Water Works Association. 104, 2, p. 76-79 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water conservation
Water
Testing
Potassium Iodide
water
10 Citations (Scopus)

The role of the public and private sectors in water provision in Arizona, USA

Megdal, S. B., Mar 2012, In : Water International. 37, 2, p. 156-168 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public sector
private sector
water supply
twenty first century
banking
2011

Inspiring water conservation for environmental enhancement

Megdal, S. B. & Nadeau, J. B., 2011, American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2011, ACE 2011. p. 638-652 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

conservation
water
water conservation
17 Citations (Scopus)
Groundwater
Water management
Aquifers
water management
asymmetry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Water-energy interdependencies and the Central Arizona Project

Eden, S. ., Scott, C. A., Lamberton, M. L. & Megdal, S. B., 2011, The Water-Energy Nexus in the American West. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 109-122 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

energy
water
2010
17 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of environmental noncompliance by public water systems

Rahman, T., Kohli, M., Megdal, S. B., Aradhyula, S. V. & Moxley, J., Apr 2010, In : Contemporary Economic Policy. 28, 2, p. 264-274 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

determinants
water
Noncompliance
Water
monitoring
2009
4 Citations (Scopus)

Restoration and river management in the arid southwestern USA: Exploring project design trends and features

Gerlak, A. K., Eden, S. ., Megdal, S. B., Mott Lacroix, K. . & Schwarz, A., 2009, In : Water Policy. 11, 4, p. 461-480 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

river management
project design
restoration
river
trend
2008
4 Citations (Scopus)
environmental restoration
Water conservation
Water
water
set-aside
2007
2 Citations (Scopus)

Municipal water reuse in Tucson, Arizona, USA

Megdal, S. B., 2007, NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security. p. 81-90 10 p. (NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

recharge
effluent
groundwater
metropolitan area
water management
2006
3 Citations (Scopus)

Arizona's recharge and recovery programs

Megdal, S. B., Nov 13 2006, Arizona Water Policy: Management Innovations in an Urbanizing, Arid Region. Resources for the Future, p. 188-203 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Maximum contaminant level regulation and its violation: An econometric analysis of drinking water systems in Arizona

Kohli, M., Megdal, S. B. & Rahman, T., 2006, American Water Works Association - The Conference and Exposition for Distribution, Engineering, and Plant Operations Professionals 2006, DSS 2006. p. 72-91 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

econometrics
drinking water
regulation
water
pollutant

Water planning for the tucson region

Megdal, S. B., 2006, American Water Works Association - The Conference and Exposition for Distribution, Engineering, and Plant Operations Professionals 2006, DSS 2006. p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

water planning
water demand
water management
recharge
conservation
1993
34 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences in the academic labor market in the affirmative action era

Ransom, M. R. & Megdal, S. B., 1993, In : Economics of Education Review. 12, 1, p. 21-43 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

affirmative action
labor market
salary
discrimination
segregation
1987
6 Citations (Scopus)
Budget Constraint
Ordinary Least Squares
Monte Carlo Study
Linear Constraints
Econometrics