Central Plains Center for Bioassessment

Donald Huggins

CPCB Director and Senior Scientist

Central Plains Center for BioAssessment

Contact Information

Phone 785-864-1548
Fax 785-864-1534
Email
Office 35A Higuchi

Unit Affiliations

CPCB

Personal Website

Curriculum Vitae

Detail

Specialty

Aquatic ecology and entomology

Background

Don Huggins has an MS in ecology and a Ph.D. in the School of Engineering at the University of Kansas. Much of his research focuses on the quantification of human disturbances on aquatic ecosystems. He has been a member of the KBS staff for over 34 years.

Research

"Satellite View of Kansas" is a mosaic of 16 Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) images acquired during late summers of 1988 through 1993.

Playa Mapping and Assessment

Oct. 2013 - Dec. 2014 Western Kansas
The Wakarusa River near the proposed Lawrence WWTP (2007).

Impact assessment of the proposed Lawrence waste water treatment plant on the Wakarusa River: a long-term monitoring/assessment strategy.

Nov. 2013 - Oct. 2014 Wakarusa River
Aerial map of the Cottonwood River by Emporia.

Post-Bank Stabilization Fish Monitoring on Cottonwood River

Oct. 2013 - Oct. 2014 Cottonwood River
A stabilized bank along the Neosho River.

Post-bank stabilization monitoring on the Neosho River – a fish survey.

March 2013 - June 2014 Neosho River
The Missouri River upstream of the Nodaway boat ramp.

2013-2013 National River and Streams Assessment

Feb. 2013 - Dec. 2013 Missouri and Kansas Rivers
Potential sampling sites in the Truman Reservoir watershed from which water will be collected for detection of Asian carp DNA.

Asian Carp Distribution Study Using Environmental DNA (eDNA)

Oct. 2012 - Oct. 2013 Kansas and Missouri
Plate 6 from Mandel et al. 1991 KS State Historical Soc. Contract Archeology Pub. #9.

Identifying floodplain alluviation from post-settlement land use activities in the Delaware River Basin (Kansas): a proof of concept study

Sept. 2012 - Sept. 2013 Delaware River, NE Kansas
Topeka Shiner.

eDNA sampling as a non-invasive monitoring tool for threatened and endangered species: Experimental studies using Topeka Shiners (Notropis topeka)

Sept. 2012 - Sept. 2013 NESA
Sunset on a lake near Emporia KS.

National Lake Survey (2012)

Jan. 2012 - Dec. 2012 Kansas
Center line on Banner Creek along which perpendicular transects are placed for taking sediment measurements.

Biological impairment in Kansas reservoirs and lotic ecosystems due to erosion and sediment

Jan. 2009 - Dec. 2012 Banner Creek, Centralia, and Atchison Lakes
Dry Arkansas River in August 2011.

Assessment of Sunflower Electric Power Corporation’s Great Bend Station selenium discharge on a tributary of Dry Walnut Creek

Jan. 2011 - Dec. 2011 Great Bend, KS
Don and Perry measuring stream width.

Jeffreys Energy Center Biomonitoring

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2010 Lost Creek in Pottawatomie County Kansas
Alex & Adam on the shock boat on the Big Sioux River, Iowa.

Assessing the Condition of USEPA Region 7's Large Tributaries of the Missouri River: A Probabilistic Design Approach

Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2010 Non-wadeable tributaries of the Missouri River

Monitoring Two Urban Streams in Johnson County, Kansas

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2010 Johnson County
LeeAnn Bennett at the microscope.

Identification of Macroinvertebrates for Fort Riley Military Base

April 2010 - June 2010 Northeastern Kansas

National Rivers and Streams Assessment

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2009 Rivers in Missouri
Palustrine site 258.

Assessment of Floodplain Wetlands of the Lower Missouri River Using an EMAP Study Approach, Phase II: Verification of Rapid Assessment Tools

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2009 Lower Missouri River Floodplain from Sioux City, IA to St. Louis, MO
Near-infrared satlellite imagery of Clinton Lake.

Determining the Utility and Adaptability of Remote Sensing in Monitoring and Assessing Reservoir Eutrophication and Turbidity for TMDL Assessments

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2009 Clinton, Hilsdale, Centralia, and Louisburg-Middle Creek Lakes in eastern Kansas
Kansas Department of Health and Environment water quality monitoring sites within the Solomon River Basin.

Assessment of Selenium Levels in the Solomon River in Southwestern Kansas (Kansas Department of Health and Environment)

Jan. 2007 - Jan. 2009 Solomon River
wetland

Developing Regional Nutrient Benchmarks for Streams and Wetlands of the Central Plains

Jan. 2008 - Dec. 2008 Central Plains
Missouri River sampled by CPCB in 2009 for the National River and Streams Assessment.

Database Development for Definition and Assessment of Nutrient Levels and their Biological Effects in the Missouri River

Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2008 Missouri River
Don Huggins boldly takes his 100th macroinvertebrate kick sample as Geoff Warlick cheers him on, near Atchison, KS.

EMAP-Great Rivers Reference Condition Research on the Missouri River in Kansas

Jan. 2006 - Dec. 2008 Missouri River along the Kansas border
Clinton Lake

Models for the Management of Taste and Odor Events in Kansas Reservoirs--Phase 1 Research

Jan. 2006 - Dec. 2008 Kansas
Haskell wetlands

Reference Wetlands of USEPA Region 7

Jan. 2006 - June 2008 USEPA Region 7
Site 6 East Fork Creek

Kansas City Missouri Urban Streams

Feb. 2007 - Jan. 2008 Kansas City, MO
Site 6 East Fork Creek

Kansas City Missouri Urban Streams

Feb. 2007 - Jan. 2008 Kansas City, MO
The 36 sites in Nebraska & Kansas. Click map for larger view. Click here for list of sites (.xls).

EMAP Lake Survey (2007)

Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2007 Nebraska and Kansas
Marion Reservoir

Lake Survey - Marion Reservior

Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2007 Marion Reservoir, Kansas
Niang Choo Lim

Lake Survey - USACE

Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2007 Central Plains Reservoirs
Stream with autosampler.

Lake Modeling Project Part II: An integrated assessment of the effects of internal phosphorus cycling and sediment resuspension on the eutrophication of lakes and reservoirs in the Central Plains

Jan. 2005 - Dec. 2007 Eastern Kansas
Jason Buery at a wetland near the Missouri River.

Continuation of Nutrient Criteria Efforts in USEPA Region 7: Documenting Lake and Stream Analyses and Assembling a Wetland Database

Jan. 2004 - Dec. 2007 Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri
Haskell wetlands

Developing Regional Nutrient Criteria for Wetlands of the Central Plains Region

Oct. 2005 - Sept. 2007 Central Plains
Irene Beeman sampling a stream

Identification and Characterization of Reference Conditions of Wadeable Streams within USEPA Region 7 Using Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (EMAP) methodology

Jan. 2005 - Dec. 2006 Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska
Sedimenty stream

Defining Relationships among Indicators of Sediment, Erosion and Ecosystem Health in Low Gradient Streams

Jan. 2004 - Dec. 2006 Central Plains
Nebraska Sandhills graphic

Determination of Regional Reference Conditions, Tiered Aquatic Life Applications and Inter-Regional Calibration of Community Assessment Methods

Jan. 2003 - Dec. 2006 Central Plains

Spatial and Temporal Variability of Nutrient Limitation on Phytoplankton Growth in Kansas Reservoirs

Jan. 2001 - Dec. 2003 Kansas reservoirs
Will Spotts checking the autosampler

Lake Modeling Project - Part I

Jan. 2001 - Dec. 2003 Kansas reservoirs

Maps

CPCB Sampling Sites

April 6, 2010 Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri

Published Works

Baker, D., R. Everhart, D. Huggins, L. Bennett, A. Blackwood. 2014. Biological impairment in three Kansas reservoirs and associated lotic ecosystems due to sediment and nutrients. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 178:39.
Martinko, E. A., J. deNoyelles, K. Bosnak, M. Jakubauskas, D. Huggins, J. Kastens, Apollonia Shreders, D. Baker, A. Blackwood, S. Campbell, Chrisopher Rogers. 2014. Atlas of Kansas Lakes: A resource for communities, policy makers and planners. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 242.
Yelton, J., D. Huggins, S. Randtke. 2013. Plant Community Effects on Atrazine in Grassed Mesocosms. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 175:60.
Huggins, D., S. Tammareddi, D. Baker. 2012. Assessment of the Great Bend Station (Sunflower Electric Power Corporation) Selenium Discharge on a Tributary of Dry Walnut Creek (Barton Co., KS). Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 172:44 pp.
Estimating historic biological integrity in wadeable streams of the Central Plains – a disturbance gradient approach. Baker and Huggins. 2010 Kansas Natural Resources Conference. Wichita, KS.
Koontz, J., D. Huggins, C. C. Freeman, D. Baker. 2010. Assessment of floodplain wetlands of the lower Missouri River using an EMAP study approach, Phase II: Verification of rapid assessment tools. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 165:82 pp.
Baker, D., D. Huggins. 2010. Comparison of snag and shoreline macroinvertebrate samples--a bioassessment of the Missouri River. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 161:16 pp.
Tao, J., C. Ingersoll, N. Kemble, J. Dias, J. Murowchick, G. Welker, D. Huggins. 2010. Sediment contamination of residential streams in the metropoliltan Kansas City area, USA: Part II. Whole-sediment toxicity to the amphipod Hyalella azteca. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 59:370-381.
Tao, J., D. Huggins, G. Welker, J. Dias, C. Ingersoll, J. Murowchick. 2010. Sediment contamination of residential streams in the metropolitan Kansas City area, USA: Part I. Distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon and pesticide-related compounds. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 59:352-369.
Huggins, D., R. Everhart, A. Blackwood. 2010. Final report on the potential effects of Jeffrey Energy Center effluent on the fish community of Lost Creek and unnamed receiving tributary. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 163:30 pp.
Huggins, D., M. Jakubauskas, D. Baker, T. Hammer. 2010. Determining the Utility and Adaptability of Remote Sensing in Monitoring and Assessing Reservoir Eutrophication and Turbidity for TMDL Assessments. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 171:58 pp. http://www.cpcb.ku.edu/datalibrary/...
Beury, J., D. Huggins. 2009. Trophic state analysis of Pottawattomie State Fishing Lake No. 1: Water quality impairment: Eutrophication, dissolved oxygen. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 154:8 pp.
Baker, D., D. Huggins, R. Everhart. 2009. Identification and characterization of reference conditions within USEPA Region 7 using EMAP methodology. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 156:77 pp.
Hayford, B.L., D. Baker, D. Huggins, M. Johnson. 2009. Congruence between nutrient water quality parameters and Chironomidae (Diptera) in delineating ecological classifications of Missouri streams at different environmental scales. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 159:19 pp.
Koontz, J., D. Huggins, N. Lim. 2009. Solomon River Basin Selenium Assessment Project: Final Report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 155:31 pp.
Evans-White, M.A., W.K. Dodds, D. Huggins, D. Baker. 2009. Threshold patterns in aquatic biodiversity across water quality gradients in Central Plains streams and rivers. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 28(4):855-868. http://www.bioone.org/doi/pdf/10.18...
Dzialowski, A., V.H. Smith, D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles, N. Lim, D. Baker, J. Beury. 2009. Development of predictive models for geosmin-related taste and odor in Kansas, USA, drinking water reservoirs. Water Research 43:2829-2840. http://www.sciencedirect.com/scienc...
Dzialowski, A.R., S.H. Wang, N.C. Lim, J. Beury, D. Huggins. 2008. Effects of sediment resuspension on algal biomass and nutrient concentrations in reservoirs of the Central Plains. Lake and Reservoir Management 24:313-320. http://pdfserve.informaworld.com/74...
Beury, J., D. Baker, D. Huggins. 2008. Wetlands in three ecoregions of the Central Plains. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Open-file Report No. 147:15 pp.
Martinko, E. A., J. Whistler, D. Peterson, J. Kastens, R. Hagen, D. Huggins, M. Jakubauskas. 2007. A watershed classification system for tiered diagnosis of biological impairments: A scalable, Central Plains focus with national applicability: Final report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency STAR Program. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 141:153 pp.
Kriz, J., D. Huggins, C. C. Freeman, J. Kastens. 2007. Assessment of floodplain wetlands of the Lower Missouri River using a reference-based study approach. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 142:63 pp.
Dzialowski, A., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles, M. Jakubauskas, N.C. Lim, J. Beury. 2007. Predicting taste and odor events in Kansas reservoirs. Phase I. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 143:67 pp.
Huggins, D., R. Everhart, A. Dzialowski, J. Kriz, D. Baker. 2007. Impact of Sedimentation on Biological Resources: A Sediment Issue White Paper Report prepared for the State of Kansas. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 146:23 pp.
Huggins, D., N. Lim. 2007. The Arkansas River and Shunganunga Creek Project final report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 28 pp.
Dzialowski, A.R., S. Wang, N.C. Lim, J. Beury, D. Huggins. 2007. An integrated assessment of the effects of internal phosphorus cycling on sediment resuspension on the eutrophication of lakes and reservoirs in the Central Plains. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 36 pp.
Smith, E.F., D. Huggins, D. Baker. 2006. Wadeable streams in Kansas, 2000-2001: Chemistry, physical habitat, and fish communities. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 138:197 pp.
Lim, N., D. Huggins. 2006. Selenium and dissolved oxygen assessment project, status report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 15 pp.
Lim, N., D. Huggins. 2006. Biological assessment of existing TMDL streams, status report. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 136:6 pp.
Dzialowski, A., D. Baker, D. Huggins. 2006. Characterization of reference conditions in wadeable streams of the Central Plains. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS 28 pp.
Dzialowski, A.R., S.H. Wang, N.C. Lim, W.W. Spotts, D. Huggins. 2005. Nutrient limitation of phytoplankton growth in Central Plains reservoirs, USA. Journal of Plankton Research 27(6):587-595. http://plankt.oxfordjournals.org/cg...
Huggins, D., J. Anderson. 2005. Dissolved oxygen fluctuation regimes in streams of the Western Corn Belt Plains ecoregion. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 130:57 pp.
Bouchard, R.W. Jr., D. Huggins, J. Kriz. 2005. A review of the issues related to taxonomic resolution in biological monitoring of aquatic ecosystems with an emphasis on macroinvertebrates. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 133:38 pp.
Goodrich, C., D. Huggins, R. Everhart, E.F. Smith. 2005. Summary of state and national biological and physical habitat assessment methods with a focus on USEPA Region 7 states. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 135:87 pp.
Huggins, D., A.R. Dzialowski. 2005. Identification and quantification of reference conditions associated with lotic ecosystems of the Central Plains and surrounding regions: A summary of approaches and factors. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 134:34 pp.
Wang, S.H., D. Huggins, N. Lim, W.W. Spotts, A.R. Dzialowski. 2005. Predicting the effects of watershed management on the eutrophication of reservoirs in the Central Plains: An integrated modeling approach. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 123:104 pp.
Wang, S.H., D. Huggins, L. Frees, C.G. Volkman, N. Lim, D. Baker, V.H. Smith, J. deNoyelles. 2005. An integrated modeling approach to watershed management: Water and watershed assessment of Cheney Reservoir, Kansas, USA. Journal of Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 164:1-19. http://www.springerlink.com/content...
Baker, D., D. Huggins. 2005. Sub-sampling techniques for macroinvertebrates, fish, and benthic algae sampled in biological monitoring of streams and rivers. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Open-File Report No. 132:26 pp.
Haslouer, S.G., M.E. Eberle, D.R. Edds, K.B. Gido, C.S. Mammoliti, J.R. Triplett, J. Collins, D.A. Distler, D. Huggins, W.J. Stark. 2005. Current status of native fish species in Kansas. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 108(1-2):32-46. http://www.bioone.org/doi/pdf/10.16...
Wang, S.H., A.R. Dzialowski, J.O. Meyer, J. deNoyelles, N. Lim, W.W. Spotts, D. Huggins. 2005. Relationships between cyanobacterial production and the physical and chemical properties of a midwestern reservoir, USA. Hydrobiologia 541:29-43. http://www.springerlink.com/content...
Wang, S.H., D. Huggins, M. Tsou, G. Misgna, X.Y. Zhan, S. Liu, C. Volkman, L. Frees. 2003. GIS interface for AnnAGNPS--ArcView Extension (Vol. 1: Users manual. Vol. 2: Data preparation. Vol. 3: Modified MUUF AnnAGNPS program.). Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS.
Wang, S.H., D. Huggins, N. Lim, D. Baker, W.W. Spotts, C.A. Goodrich, J. deNoyelles, S. Campbell, L. Frees, C. Volkman. 2003. Cheney Reservoir water quality and its watershed assessment. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 112:37 pp.
Mankin, K.L., S.H. Wang, J.K. Koelliker, D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles. 2003. Watershed-lake water quality modeling: Verification and application. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 58(4):188-197.
Huggins, D., W.W. Spotts, S.H. Wang, N. Lim, D. Baker. 2003. Validation of best management practices on eight Kansas farms. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 105:88 pp.
Wang, S.H., A. Dzialowski, W.W. Spotts, N. Lim, D. Huggins. 2003. Variability in nutrient limitation of Kansas reservoirs. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 120:45 pp.
Huggins, D., J. Anderson. 2003. Production calculator, Version 1.5 Operations manual. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 131:24 pp.
Bouchard, R.W., D. Huggins, B. Hayford. 2003. Project report on a comparison and analysis of macroinvertebrate community health between the Tyson and Alcan branches (Pettis Co., Missouri) July 2000. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 110:24 pp.
Welker, G.E., D. Huggins, C. Goodrich. 2002. Use Attainability Analyses of a Main Stem Reach of the Marmaton River - Bourbon County, Kansas and Vernon County, Missouri. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 109:50 pp.
Chapman, S.S., J.M. Omernik, J. Freeouf, D. Huggins, J.R. McCauley, C. C. Freeman, G. Steinauer, R. Angelo. 2001. Ecoregions of Nebraska and Kansas. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Wang, S., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles, J. Meyer, J. Lennon. 2000. Assessment of Clinton Lake and Its Watershed: Water Quality and Plankton Communities in Clinton Lake, Kansas, May 1997 Through November 1998. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 96:85 pp.
Huggins, D., S.R. Donley, M.R. Lary, J. Eggen. 1999. Final assessment of the ecological integrity of Soldier Creek in the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Reservation. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 92:63 pp.
deNoyelles, J., S.H. Wang, J.O. Meyer, D. Huggins, J.T. Lennon, W.S. Kolln, S.J. Randtke. 1999. Water quality issues in reservoirs: Some considerations from a study of a large reservoir in Kansas. Environmental Engineering Conference 83-119.
Wang, S., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles, W.S. Kolln. 1999. An analysis of the trophic state of Clinton Lake. Lake and Reservoir Management 15:239-250.
Welker, G., D. Huggins. 1998. Use Attainability Analyses of Baldwin Creek Douglas County, Kansas. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 39.
Donley, S.R., L.C. Ferrington Jr., D. Huggins. 1998. Development of biological criteria for macroinvertebrates for streams of the Western Corn Belt Plains Ecoregion. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 90.
Beckemyer, R., D. Huggins. 1998. Checklist of Kansas damselflies. The Kansas School Naturalist 44(1):3-15.
Huggins, D., G.L. Howick. 1998. Effects of a large Kansas reservoir on downstream groundwater quality. Journal of Lake and Reservoir Management 14(1):86-91.
Beckemyer, R., D. Huggins. 1997. Checklist of Kansas dragonflies. The Kansas School Naturalist 43(2):3-15.
Huggins, D., B. Menzel, D. Van Schmus, M. Lary, S.H. Wang, K. Higgins, D. Bandi, A. Cordry. 1996. Assessment of the effects of nonpoint source pollution on the biotic integrity of Walnut Creek. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 73.
Lee, K., D. Huggins, E. Thurman. 1995. Effects of hydrophyte community structure on atrazine and alachlor degradation in wetlands. Versatility of Wetlands in the Agricultural Landscape. Orlando, FL:American Water Research Association. 525-538.
Bandi. D., D. Huggins. 1994. Converting Public Land Survey information into digital maps of improved accuracy and usefulness. ASPRS Annual Meeting.
Huggins, D., D. Bandi, K. Higgins. 1994. Identifying riparian buffers that function to control nonpoint source pollution impacts to instream communities: Feasibility study in the Delaware River Basin, Kansas. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 21:45 pp.
Huggins, D., M.L. Johnson, J. deNoyelles. 1994. The ecotoxic effects of atrazine on aquatic ecosystems: An assessment of direct and indirect effects using structural equation modeling. Aquatic Mesocosm Studies in Ecological Risk Assessment. Ann Arbor, MI:Lewis Publishers, Inc.. 653-692.
Johnson, M.L., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles. 1994. Structural equation modeling and ecosystem analysis. Aquatic Mesocosm Studies in Ecological Risk Assessment. Boca Raton, FL:Lewis Publishers, Inc.. 627-652.
deNoyelles, J., S.L. Dewey, D. Huggins, W. Kettle. 1994. Aquatic mesocosms in ecological effects testing: Detecting direct and indirect effects of pesticides. Aquatic Mesocosm Studies in Ecological Risk Assessment. Boca Raton, FL:Lewis Publishers, Inc.. 577-603.
Baumgartner, D.W., D. Huggins. 1993. An integrative change detection approach utilizing remotely sensed data and geographic information systems. Proceedings, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.
Liechti, P., D. Huggins. 1991. Selected aquatic insects of the Kansas Ecological Reserves. Kansas Academy of Science Multidisciplinary Guidebook 4. Lawrence, KS:Kansas Geological Survey.
Johnson, M.L., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles. 1991. Ecosystem modeling with LISREL: A new approach for measuring direct and indirect effects in ecosystem level ecotoxicological testing. Ecological Applications 1:383-398.
Huggins, D., M.L. Johnson, P. Liechti, T. Anderson, S. Meador, E. A. Martinko. 1990. Establishment of empirical relationships between land use/land cover and nonpoint source pollution stream effects within an ecoregion. Environmental Protection Agency 66 pp.
Griffith, M., D. Huggins, R. Blackburn. 1989. Ecological assessment. Remedial Investigation of the Arkansas City Dump Site, Cowley County, South-Central Kansas, Phase IIB. Lawrence, KS:U.S. Geological Survey. 65-101.
Huggins, D., P. Liechti, T. Anderson. 1988. Field evaluations of the assessment value of a Kansas biotic index on nonpoint source agricultural pollution. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 37.
Huggins, D. 1988. An ecological and air quality assessment of The Arkansas City, Kansas Superfund Site, Center for Research, Inc. U.S. Geological Survey 49 pp.
Huggins, D. 1988. An economic impact study of petition for regulatory relief from phosphorus effluent limits, City of Pana (State of Illinois). Blazer, Zeni & Co. R87-6:82 pp.
Huggins, D., M. Moffet. 1988. Proposed biotic and habitat indices for use in Kansas streams. . Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 35:128 pp.
Huggins, D., M. Moffett. 1987. Proposed biotic and habitat indices for use in Kansas streams. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 35:128 pp.
Huggins, D., G.L. Howick. 1987. Seasonal stream water quality inventory: Summer 1986. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 34:30.
Howick, G.L., D. Huggins, J. deNoyelles, M.F. Moffett. 1987. Assessment of the quality of water sources at the Milford Fish Hatchery. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 33.
Huggins, D., P. Liechti, G.W. Welker, T.D. Frazier. 1986. Biological assessment of selected water quality parameters of Prairie Creek and associated contact spring. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 30:92 pp.
Huggins, D. 1986. A recovery and pinning technique for microlepidoptera preserved in alcohol. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 59(2):387-388. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2508478...
Huggins, D. 1986. Cheyenne Bottoms: An environmental assessment. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 32:719 pp.
Howick, G.L., M.F. Moffett, J. deNoyelles, D. Huggins. 1986. The effects of atrazine on phytoplankton in Tuttle Creek Reservoir. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 31.
Huggins, D. 1985. Insects and their relatives. Natural Kansas. Lawrence, KS:University Press of Kansas. 115-128.
Huggins, D., G.L. Harp. 1985. The nymph of Gomphus (Gomphurus) ozarkensis Westfall (Odonata: Gomphlidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 58(4):656-661. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2508470...
Huggins, D. 1984. Description of the nymph of Enallagma daecki (Calvert). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 57(2):190-196. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2508450...
Mackie, G.L., D. Huggins. 1983. Sphaeriacean clams of Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 14:1-92.
Huggins, D. 1983. New Kansas records of Odonata. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 13:24-25.
Huggins, D. 1983. Description of the nymph of Somatochlora ensigera (Scudder). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 56(3):415-419. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2508442...
Huggins, D., M. DuBois. 1982. Factors affecting microdistribution of two species of burrowing dragonfly nymphs (Odonata: Gomphicae) with notes on their biology. Odonatologica 11(1):1-14.
Huggins, D., W. Brigham. 1982. Odonata. Aquatic Insects and Oligochaetes of North and South Carolina. Mahomet, IL:Midwest Aquatic Enterprises. 4.1-4.100.
Hazel, R. , C. Burkhead, D. Huggins. 1982. Development of water quality criteria for ammonia and total residual chlorine for the protection of aquatic life in two Johnson County, KS, streams. Aquatic Toxicology and Hazard Assessment. Phiiladelphia, PA:American Society for Testing Materials. 381-388.
Huggins, D., P. Liechti, L.C. Ferrington Jr.. 1981. Guide to the Freshwater Invertebrates of the Midwest. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 11:1-221.
Huggins, D. 1981. New state and distributional records for Kansas Plecoptera. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 10:65-70.
Huggins, D. 1980. The Spongillaflies (Neuroptera: Sisyridae) of Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 9:67-70.
Huggins, D. 1980. The occurrence of the glass shrimp, Palaemonetes kadiokensis Rathburn in Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 9:12-14.
Huggins, D., T.W. Oldham. 1979. Fleas in Kansas: Their habits and effects on man. Bulletin of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 6:1-20.
Burkhead, C., D. Huggins, R. Hazel. 1979. The development of water quality criteria for ammonia and total residual chlorine for the protection of aquatic life in two Johnson County, Kansas streams. Kansas Water Resources Research Institute Contribution No. 209.
Klemm, K., D. Huggins, M. Wetzel. 1979. Kansas leeches (Annelida: Hirudinea) with notes on distribution and ecology. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 8:38-46.
Huggins, D. 1978. Description of the nymph of Enallagma divagans Selys (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 51(1):140-143. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2508300...
Huggins, D. 1978. Additional records of Kansas Odonata. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 6:1-35.
Liechti, P., D. Huggins. 1977. Records of Megaloptera in Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 4:45-50.
Liechti, P., D. Huggins. 1977. Unionacean mussels of Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 4:17-30.
Brown, H., D. Huggins. 1977. Additions and corrections to the list of aquatic beetles of the families Dryopidae and Elmidae from Kansas. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 4:41-44.
Mackie, G., D. Huggins. 1976. Biological notes on Eupera cubensis (Bivalvia: Sphaeriidae) from Kansas. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 33:1652-1656.
Huggins, D., P. Liechti, D. Roubik. 1976. Species accounts of certain aquatic macroinvertebrates from Kansas. Technical Publications of the State Biological Survey of Kansas 1:13-77.
Huggins, D., P. Liechti, T. Oldham, S. Hamilton. 1976. Invertebrates of Woodson County State Fishing Lake and Game Management Area. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 5:40-61.
Huggins, D. 1976. The sympatric occurrence of three species of Eubranchipoda in Douglas County, Kansas. Southwestern Naturalist 20:557-578.
Cross, F., D. Huggins. 1975. Skipjack herring, Alosa chrysochloris, in the Missouri River Basin. Copeia 2:382-385.
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