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Archer, N.A.L, Quinton, J.N., and T.M. Hess. 2011. Patch vegetation and water redistribution above ground in south-east Spain. Ecohydrology. DOI: 10.1002/eco.210

Heng, B. C. P., G. C. Sander, A. Armstrong, J. N. Quinton, J. H. Chandler, and C. F. Scott. 2011. Modeling the dynamics of soil erosion and size-selective sediment transport over nonuniform topography in flume-scale experiments, Water Resour. Res., 47, W02513, doi:10.1029/2010WR009375.

Powlson, D.S., Gregory, P.J., Whalley, W.R., Quinton, J.N., Hopkins, D.W., Whitmore, A.P., Hirsch, P.R. and Goulding, K.W.T. 2011. Soil management in relation to sustainable agriculture and ecosystem services. Food Policy, 36, 72-87

Armstrong, A., Quinton, J.N., Heng, P., & Chandler, J. 2010. Dominant controls over interrill soil erosion at low slopes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. DOI: 10.1002/esp.2024

Deasy, C. and Quinton, J.N. 2010. Use of rare earth oxides as tracers to identify sediment source areas for agricultural hillslopes. Solid Earth, 1, 111-118.111-118

Eder, A., Strauss, P., Krueger, T. and Quinton, J.N. 2010. Comparative calculation of suspended sediment loads with respect to hysteresis effects (in the Petzenkirchen catchment, Austria). Journal of Hydrology, 389, 168-176.168-176

Quinton, J.N., Govers, G., Van Oost, K. and Bardgett, R.D. 2010. Erosion and climate. Nature Geosciences, 3, 738

Deasy, C. Quinton, J.N, Silgram, M., Stoate, C., Jackson, R.  Stevens, C. J. and Bailey, A. P. 2010. Mitigation Options for Phosphorus and Sediment (MOPS): Reducing Pollution in Runoff from Arable Fields. The Environmentalist 180: 12-17

Cerdan, O., Govers, G., Le Bissonnais, Y., Van Oost, K., Poesen, J., Saby, N., Gobin, A., Vacca, A., Quinton, J., Auerswald, K., Klik, A., Kwaad, F. J. P. M., Raclot, D., Ionita, I., Rejman, J., Rousseva, S., Muxart, T., Roxo, M. J., and Dostal, T. 2010.  Rates and spatial variations of soil erosion in Europe: A study based on erosion plot data. Geomorphology, 122, 167-177 (B)

Deasy, C. and Quinton, J. N. 2010.Use of rare earth oxides as tracers to identify sediment source areas for agricultural hillslopes. Solid Earth Discuss., 2, 195-212, doi:10.5194/sed-2-195-2010.

Quinton, J.N., Govers, G., Van Oost, K. and Bardgett, R.D. 2010. The impact of agricultural soil erosion on biogeochemical cycling. Nature Geosciences, 3, 311-314

Krueger, T., Freer, J., Quinton, J.N., Macleod, C.J.A., Bilotta, G.S., Brazier, R.E., Butler, P. & Haygarth, P.M. 2010. Ensemble evaluation of hydrological model hypotheses. Water Resources Research 46,  W07516, doi:10.1029/2009WR007845.

Deasy, C.,  Quinton, J.N.  Silgram, M. Bailey, A. Jackson B. and  Stevens C.J.  2010. Contributing Understanding of Mitigation Options for Phosphorus and Sediment to a Review of the Efficacy of Contemporary Agricultural Stewardship Measures. Agricultural Systems 103, 105-109.

Silgram, M., Jackson, R., Quinton, J., Stevens, C., and Bailey, A. 2010. Can tramline management be an effective tool for controlling sediment loss from combinable crops? Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35, 699–706.  DOI: 10.1002/esp.1894 

G. S. Bilotta,  Krueger, T. Brazier, R. E., Butler, P., Freer, J., Hawkins, J. M. B., Haygarth, P. M., Macleod, C. J. A. and Quinton, J.N. 2010. Assessing catchment-scale erosion and yields of suspended solids from improved temperate grassland. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 12, 731-739

Deasy, C., Quinton, J.N., Silgram, M., Bailey, A.P., Jackson, B. and Stevens, C.J. 2009. Mitigation Options for Sediment and Phosphorus Loss from Winter-sown Arable Crops. Journal of Environmental Quality, 38, 2121-2130.

Armstrong, A. And Quinton, J.N. 2009. Pumped rainfall simulators: the impact of rain pulses on sediment concentration and size. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1310-1314

Stevens, C.J., Quinton, J.N., Bailey, A.P., Deasy, C, Silgram, M. and Jackson,  D.R. 2009. The effects of minimal tillage, contour cultivation and in-field vegetative barriers on soil erosion and phosphorus loss. Soils and Tillage Research 106, 145-151

Stevens, C.J. and Quinton, J.N. 2009. Pollution swapping in arable agricultural systems. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. PDF
Stevens, C.J. and Quinton, J.N. 2009. Policy Implications of Pollution Swapping
Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. (B) 34, 589-594 doi:10.1016/j.pce.2008.01.001 

Miller, N., Quinton, J.N., Barberis, E. and Presta, M. 2009. Variability in the mobilisation and transport of sediment and phosphorus across 13 European soils. Journal of Environmental Quality 38, 742–750

Scholz, G., Quinton, J.N. and Strauss, P. 2008. Implications of simulated climate change for soil erosion: a case study on sugar beet cultivation in Austria. Catena 72, 91-105. PDF

Stevens, C.J., Quinton, J.N., Bailey, A.P., Deasy, C, Silgram, M. and Jackson, D.R. Submitted. The effects of minimal tillage, contour cultivation and in-field vegetative barriers on soil erosion and phosphorus loss. Soils and Tillage Research
Silgram, M., Jackson, R., Quinton, J., Stevens, C., and Bailey, A. Submitted. Can tramline management be an effective tool for controlling sediment loss from combinable crops? Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. (B)

Bilotta, G.S., Brazier, R.E., Butler, P., Freer, J., Granger, S.,  Haygarth, P.M., Krueger, T., Macleod, C.J.A, Quinton, J. 2008 Rethinking the contribution of drained and undrained grasslands to  sediment related water quality problems. Journal of Environmental  Quality accepted 18/10/07
Stevens, C.J. and Quinton, J.N. 2008. Investigating source areas of eroded sediments transported in concentrated overland flow using rare earth element tracers. Catena 74, 31-36(A)
Withers, P.J.A., Hodgkinson, R.A., Barberis, E., Presta, M., Hartikainen, H., Quinton, J.N., Miller, N., Sisak, I., Strauss, P., Mentler, A. and Azozglu, E.Soil Use and Management 23, 57–70.
Quinton, J.N and Catt, J.A. 2007. Soil erosion and metal transport from agricultural fields. Environmental Science and Technology 41, 3495-3500 PDF
Krueger, T., Freer, J., Quinton, J.N. and Macleod, C. 2007. Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: A critical note on modelling of phosphorus transfers. Hydrological Processes 21, 557–562. PDF
Haygarth, P.M., Bilotta, G.S., Bol, R., Brazier, R., Butler, P.J., Freer, J., Gimbert, L.J., Granger, S.J., Krueger, Macleod, C., Naden, P., Old, G., Quinton, J.N., Smith, B. and Worsfold, P. 2006. Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: an overview of key issues. Hydrological Processes 20, 4407-4413. PDF
Mati, B.M., Morgan, R.P.C. and Quinton, J.N. 2006. Application of EUROSEM to two catchments in Kenya. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37: 579-588. PDF
Quinton, J.N., Catt, J.A., Wood, G.A. and Steer, J. 2006. Soil carbon losses by water erosion: experimentation and modelling at field and national scales in the UK. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 112: 87-102. PDF
Ramos, M.C., Quinton, J.N. and Tyrrel, S.F. 2006. Effects of cattle manure application on erosion rates and runoff. Journal of Environmental Management. 78: 97–101. PDF
Quinton, J.N. and Catt, J.A. 2004. The effects of minimal tillage and contour cultivation on surface runoff, soil loss and crop yields in the long-term Woburn Erosion Reference Experiment on sandy soil at Woburn, England. Soil Use and Management 20: 343–349. PDF
Quinton, J.N., Strauss, P., Miller, N., Azazoglu, E., Yli-Halla, M. and Uusitalo, R. 2003. The potential for soil phosphorus tests to predict phosphorus losses in overland flow. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science-Zeitschrift Fur Pflanzenernahrung Und Bodenkunde, 166: 432-437.
Quinton, J.N., Tyrrel, S.F. and Ramos, M.C. 2003. The effect of incorporating slurries on the transport of faecal coliforms in overland flow. Soil Use and Management, 19: 185-186.
Rey, J., Veihe, A., Quinton, J.N., Strauss, P. and Sancho, F.M. 2003. Calibación y evaluación del modelo EUROSEM en América Latina: México, Nicaragua y Costa Rica. Terra, 21: 41-54.
Tyrrel, S.F. and Quinton, J.N. 2003. Overland flow transport of pathogens from agricultural land receiving faecal wastes. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 94: 87S-93S. PDF
Archer, N., Hess, T. and Quinton, J. 2002. The water balance of two semi-arid shrubs on abandoned land in south-eastern Spain after cold season rainfall. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 6: 913-926.
Archer, N.A.L., Quinton, J.N. and Hess, T.M. 2002. Below-ground relationships of soil texture, roots and hydraulic conductivity in two-phase mosaic vegetation in south-east Spain. Journal of Arid Environments, 52: 535-553.
Quinton, J.N., Catt, J.A. and Hess, T.M. 2001. The selective removal of phosphorus from soil: is event size important? Journal of Environmental Quality, 30: 538-545. PDF
Veihe, A., Rey, J., Quinton, J.N., Strauss, P., Sancho, F.M. and Somarriba, M. 2001. Modelling of event-based soil erosion in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Mexico: evaluation of the EUROSEM model. Catena, 44: 187-203.
Mati, B.M., Morgan, R.P.C., Gichuki, F.N., Quinton, J.N., Brewer, T. and Liniger, H.P. 2000. Assement of erosion hazard with the USLE and GIS: A case study of the Upper Ewaso Ng'iro North basin of Kenya. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 2: 78-86.
Veihe, A. and Quinton, J. 2000. Sensitivity analysis of EUROSEM using Monte Carlo simulation I: hydrological, soil and vegetation parameters. Hydrological Processes, 14: 915-926.
Veihe, A., Quinton, J. and Poesen, J. 2000. Sensitivity analysis of EUROSEM using Monte Carlo simulation II: the effect of rills and rock fragments. Hydrological Processes, 14: 927-939.
Folly, A., Quinton, J.N. and Smith, R.E. 1999. Evaluation of the EUROSEM model using data from the Catsop watershed, The Netherlands. Catena, 37: 507–519.
Leeds-Harrison, P.B., Quinton, J.N., Walker, M.J. and Sanders, C.L. 1999. Grassed buffer strips for the control of nitrate leaching to surface waters in headwater catchments. Ecological Engineering, 12: 299–313.
Morgan, R.P.C., Quinton, J.N., Smith, R.E., Govers, G., Poesen, J.W.A., Auerswald, K., Chisci, G., Torri, D. and Styczen, M.E. 1999. Reply to discussion on the European Soil Erosion Model (EUROSEM): a dynamic approach for predicting sediment transport from fields and small catchments. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 24: 567–568.
Quinton, J. and Rodriguez, F. 1999. Impact of live barriers on soil erosion in the Pairumani sub- catchment, Bolivia. Mountain Research and Development, 19: 292–299. (A)
Catt, J.A., Howse, K.R., Farina, R., Brockie, D., Todd, A., Chambers, B.J., Hodgkinson, R., Harris, G.L. and Quinton, J.N. 1998. Phosphorus losses from arable land in England. Soil Use and Management, 14: 168–174.
Morgan, R.P.C., Quinton, J.N., Smith, R.E., Govers, G., Poesen, J.W.A., Auerswald, K., Chisci, G., Torri, D. and Styczen, M.E. 1998. The European Soil Erosion Model (EUROSEM): A dynamic approach for predicting sediment transport from fields and small catchments. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 23: 527–544. PDF
Quinton, J.N. 1997. Reducing predictive uncertainty in model simulations: a comparison of two methods using the European Soil Erosion Model (EUROSEM). Catena, 30: 101–117. PDF
2007. An environmental soil test to determine the intrinsic risk of sediment and phosphorus mobilisation from European soils.