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AGRONOMY

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Highly Erodible Land (HEL)

Darren Manthei

817-509-3305

817-542-2366

Pest Management Conservation System

Adam Reed

  817-914-0483

Land Management Operations Database (LMOD)

Chris Coreil

817-509-3213

817-471-0122

Sheet & Rill Erosion, Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP), Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE2), and Integrated Erosion Tool (IET)

Chris Coreil

817-509-3213

817-471-0122

Soil Health

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

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ANIMAL FEEDING OPERATIONS (AFO) & CONCENTRATED ANIMAL FEEDING OPERATIONS (CAFO)

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Agricultural Water Management

Phuc H. Vu

817-509-3764

817-201-6434

Animal Manure Management

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Animal Mortality Management

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

AWM: Animal Waste Management Software

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Bio Security

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Facility Design

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Manure Management Planner Tool (MMP)

Adam Reed

  817-914-0483

SPAW: Soil, Plant, Air, Water

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-249-7302

Waste Facility Closure

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Constructed Wetlands for Water Quality Improvement

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

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BIOLOGY

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Conservation Buffers

Lee Davis

817-509-3331

 

Fish and Wildlife Assessment

Lee Davis

817-509-3331

 

Migratory Birds

Lee Davis

817-509-3331

 

Wildlife Management

Lee Davis

817-509-3331

 

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CONSERVATION PLANNING & CONSERVATION PRACTICE STANDARDS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Conservation Planning Policy (NPPH, Planning Criteria, Certified Planner Policy, ESJAA)

Preston Irwin

817-509-3225

817-542-1117

Conservation Practice Data Entry System (CPDES)

Tony Harvey

  352-443-0878

Conservation Practice Documents-Document Management System (CPD-DMS)

Preston Irwin

817-509-3225

817-542-1117

Conservation Practice Standards Writing Workshop

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG)

Tony Harvey

  352-443-0878

Environmental Compliance

Darren Manthei

817-509-3305

817-542-2366

Limited Resource Farmers

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

National Conservation Practice Standards Coordination of Review/Revision

Chris Coreil

817-509-3213

817-471-0122

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DATA ANALYSIS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Statistics

Joel Douglas
 

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

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ECONOMICS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Census and Economic Database Analysis

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

Conservation Innovation Grants Economics

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

Conservation Economic Analysis

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

Conservation Practices: Cost Determination

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

Cost Benefit Analysis

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

Crop and Livestock Enterprise Budgets

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

Economics of Conservation Planning

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

Farm Management

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

IMPLAN (Regional Economic Impact Analysis)

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

Limited Resource Farmers

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

Soil Health Demonstration Trials

Miko Yamazaki

 

559-270-9428

Soil Health Economics

Miko Yamazaki

 

559-270-9428

TSP Payment Rates

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

Watershed Economics

Bryon Kirwan

 

217-369-2931

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ENERGY

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

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Farmstead Energy Efficiency

Cherie LaFleur

817-509-3303 817-240-0439
Pumping Plant Energy Efficiency

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-249-7302

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ENGINEERING

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Agrichemical Handling Facility

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Animal Waste Management System Design

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Coastal Wetland Restoration

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Constructed Wetlands for Water Quality Improvement

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Investigation

Phuc H. Vu

817-509-3764

817-509-3764

Irrigation Water Management

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-249-7302

Pond Liner Design

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Windbreak Irrigation

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-249-7302

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FORESTRY

 

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Forestry

Mike Oliver

 

615-829-3284

GEOSPATIAL APPLICATIONS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Remote Sensing-Querying databases, SQL, Analysis, Interpretation

Dwain Daniels

817-509-3358

817-980-8417

Publishing Web Services, AGOL, GeoPortal

Dwain Daniels

817-509-3358

817-980-8417

Migration from ArcMap to ArcPro

Dwain Daniels

817-509-3358

817-980-8417

Mobile Data Collection Field Operations

Dwain Daniels

817-509-3358

817-980-8417

GRAZING LANDS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Determining Indicators of Pasture Health (DIPH)

Chuck Stanley

817-509-3282

817-542-5929

Forage and Biomass Planting

Brenda Simpson

817-509-3211

817-676-4341

Grazing Management Plans

Johanna Pate

817-509-3293

337-375-1870

Interpreting Indicators of Rangeland Health (IIRH)

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

National Resources Inventory (NRI): Rangeland Field Study

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

Nutritional Balance Analyzer (NUTBAL)

Chuck Stanley

817-509-3282

817-542-5929

Pasture Condition Scoring (PCS)

Johanna Pate

817-509-3293

337-375-1870

Prescribed Burning

Chuck Stanley

817-509-3282

817-542-5929

Prescribed Grazing

Brenda Simpson

817-509-3211

817-676-4341

Range Ecology

Brenda Simpson

817-509-3211

817-676-4341

Range Hydrology

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

Similarity Index

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

Rangeland Inventory Methods

Johanna Pate

817-509-3293

337-375-1870

State Transition Model

Chuck Stanley

817-509-3282

817-542-5929

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PLANTS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Biofuel Feedstocks

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Biomass Harvesting

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Conservation Buffers

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Ecological Site Descriptions

Brenda Simpson

817-509-3211

817-676-4341

Phytoremediation

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Plant Materials

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Plant Selections for Resource Conservation

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

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POLLINATORS AND MONARCH BUTTERFLIES

Technical Expertise Area Subject Matter Expert (SME) Office Phone Cellphone
Pollinators, Monarch Butterfly, and other Beneficial Insects Lee Davis 817-509-3629  
Dr. Ray Moranz 405-571-3387 817-688-1461

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SOFTWARE TOOLS/WEB SERVICES

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

AWM: Animal Waste Management Software

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

HEC-EFM

Maria Hrebik 

817-509-3296

817-422-2043

IMPLAN (Regional Economic Impact Analysis)

David Buland

817-509-3577

817-295-9245

IWR

Phuc H. Vu

817-509-3764

817-201-6434

Manure Management Planner Tool (MMP)

Adam Reed   817-914-0483

Nutritional Balance Analyzer (NUTBAL)

Chuck Stanley

817-509-3282

817-542-5929

PCORD Ecological Multivariate Statistical Software (Personal Computer Ordination)

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

RHEM: Rangeland Hydrology and Erosion Model

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

SAS Statistical Analysis System

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

SPAW: Soil, Plant, Air, Water

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-259-7302

Statistix 10

Joel Douglas

817-509-3419

817-932-3960

Web Soil Survey (WSS)

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

National Soils Information System (NASIS)

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

National Soils Information System (NASIS) Interpretation Generator

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Data Access

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Explorer

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Web

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP), Revised Universal

Chris Coreil

817-509-3213

817-471-0122

Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE2), and Integrated Erosion Tool (IET)

Adam Reed

  817-914-0483

Wind Erosion Prediction System (WEPS)

Chris Coreil

817-509-3213

817-471-0122

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SOILS GENERAL INQUIRIES/SOILS/SOIL QUALITY/SOIL HEALTH/DYNAMIC SOIL PROPERTIES

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Soil Quality / Soils Health /Soil Quality / Soils Health

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Spatial Datasets and Databases (LRR, MLRA, gNATSGO, STATSGO2, SSURGO, gSSURGO, (NCSS) Soil Characterization Pedons)

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Survey Databases: Query, Analysis & Interpretation

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Survey Interpretations

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Soil Tabular Datasets and Databases (NASIS, Soil Survey tabular databases, Soil Data Access, National Cooperative Soil Survey Soil Characterization Data, Soil Climate databases)

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

Web Soil Survey (WSS), Soil Data Access (SDA), Soil Data Viewer (SDV), Laboratory Data and maps (KSSL), gSSURGO arctools, Official Series Descriptions, Soil Web, Series Extent Explorer, and Soil Explorer

Richard Reid

817-509-3221

817-676-4472

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WATER QUALITY AND QUANTITY

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

APEX

Dr. Ken Spaeth

817-509-3574

682-888-9450

Water Quality-Irrigation

Kelly Scott

817-509-3387

682-249-7302

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WETLANDS

Technical Expertise Area

Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Office Phone

Cellphone

Constructed Wetlands for Water Quality Improvement

Cherie Lafleur

817-509-3303

817-240-0439

Hydric Soils Richard Reid 817-509-3221 817-676-4472
Hydrophytic Vegetation Lee Davis 817-509-3331  

Wetland Compliance

Darren Manthei

817-509-3305

817-542-2366

Wetland Functional Assessments

Maria Hrebik

817-509-3296

817-422-2043

Wetland Hydrology Maria Hrebik 817-509-3296 817-422-2043

Wetland Restoration, Mitigation, & Management

Lee Davis

817-509-3331

 

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