Professor Richard Brazier
Professor of Earth Surface Processes

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Key publications



Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Extence CA, Brazier RE (2014). Evaluation of a fine sediment biomonitoring tool across a wide range of temperate rivers and streams. Freshwater Biology, 59(11), 2268-2277. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Ritson JP, Bell M, Graham NJD, Templeton MR, Brazier RE, Verhoef A, Freeman C, Clark JM (2014). Simulated climate change impact on summer dissolved organic carbon release from peat and surface vegetation: implications for drinking water treatment. Water Res, 67, 66-76. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2008). A conceptual framework for understanding semi-arid land degradation: ecohydrological interactions across multiple-space and time scales. ECOHYDROLOGY, 1(1), 23-34. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM, Macleod CJA, Butler P, Granger S, Krueger T, Freer J, Quinton J (2008). Rethinking the contribution of drained and undrained grasslands to sediment-related water quality problems. J Environ Qual, 37(3), 906-914. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE (2008). Understanding the influence of suspended solids on water quality and aquatic biota. WATER RES, 42(12), 2849-2861. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Wainwright J (2007). Upscaling understanding of nitrogen dynamics associated with overland flow in a semi-arid environment. Biogeochemistry, 82(3), 265-278. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Grand-Clement E, Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Benaud P, Brazier RE (In Press). Antecedent conditions control carbon loss and downstream water quality from shallow, damaged peatlands. Science of the Total Environment, 493, 961-973. Full text. DOI.
Grand-Clement E, Anderson K, Smith D, Angus M, Luscombe D, Gatis N, Bray L, Brazier R (In Press). NEW APPROACHES TO THE RESTORATION OF SHALLOW MARGINAL PEATLANDS. Journal of Environmental Management Abstract.  Full text.
Gatis N, Luscombe D, Grand-Clement E, Hartley I, Anderson K, Smith DM, Brazier RE (In Press). The effect of drainage ditches on vegetation diversity and CO2 fluxes in a Molinia caerulea dominated peatland. Ecohydrology Full text. DOI.
DeBell L, Anderson K, Brazier RE, Jones L, King N (In Press). Water resource management at catchment scales using lightweight UAVs: current capabilities and future perspectives. Journal of Unmanned Vehicle Systems Abstract.  Full text.
Puttock A, Graham HA, Cunliffe AM, Elliott M, Brazier RE (2017). Eurasian beaver activity increases water storage, attenuates flow and mitigates diffuse pollution from intensively-managed grasslands. Science of the Total Environment, 576, 430-443. Full text. DOI.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Chadd RP, Extence CA, Brazier RE, Burnside NG, Pickwell AGG (2016). A sediment-specific family-level biomonitoring tool to identify the impacts of fine sediment in temperate rivers and streams. Ecological Indicators, 70, 151-165. Abstract. DOI.
Cunliffe AM, Puttock AK, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2016). Dryland, calcareous soils store (and lose) significant quantities of near-surface organic carbon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 121(4), 684-702. Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Grand-Clement E, Gatis N, Ashe J, Benaud P, Smith D, Brazier RE (2016). How does drainage alter the hydrology of shallow degraded peatlands across multiple spatial scales?. Journal of Hydrology, 541, 1329-1339. Abstract. DOI.
Ritson JP, Bell M, Brazier RE, Grand-Clement E, Graham NJD, Freeman C, Smith D, Templeton MR, Clark JM (2016). Managing peatland vegetation for drinking water treatment. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Arbociute G, Chadd RP, Extence CA, Brazier RE (2016). Quantifying Submerged Deposited Fine Sediments in Rivers and Streams Using Digital Image Analysis. River Research and Applications Abstract. DOI.
Peukert S, Griffith BA, Murray PJ, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2016). Spatial variation in soil properties and diffuse losses between and within grassland fields with similar short-term management. European Journal of Soil Science, 67(4), 386-396. Abstract. DOI.
Cunliffe A, Brazier RE, Anderson K (2016). Ultra-fine grain landscape-scale quantification of dryland vegetation structure with drone-acquired structure-from-motion photogrammetry. Remote Sensing of Environment, 183, 129-143. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Krueger T, Brazier RE, Extence CA (2015). Developing an improved biomonitoring tool for fine sediment: Combining expert knowledge and empirical data. Ecological Indicators, 54, 82-86. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Grand-Clement E, Brazier RE (2015). Using airborne thermal imaging data to measure near-surface hydrology in upland ecosystems. Hydrological Processes, 29(6), 1656-1668. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Glendell M, Brazier RE (2014). Accelerated export of sediment and carbon from a landscape under intensive agriculture. Sci Total Environ, 476-477, 643-656. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Brazier RE, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Bol R (2014). Carbon loss by water erosion in drylands: Implications from a study of vegetation change in the south-west USA. Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 2212-2222. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Extence CA, Brazier RE (2014). Evaluation of a fine sediment biomonitoring tool across a wide range of temperate rivers and streams. Freshwater Biology, 59(11), 2268-2277. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Liu W (2014). Fully integrated approach: an alternative solution of coupling a GIS and diffuse pollution models. FRONTIERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, 8(4), 616-623. Author URL. DOI.
Peukert S, Griffith BA, Murray PJ, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2014). Intensive management in grasslands causes diffuse water pollution at the farm scale. Journal of Environmental Quality, 43(6), 2009-2023. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Glendell M, Granger SJ, Bol R, Brazier RE (2014). Quantifying the spatial variability of soil physical and chemical properties in relation to mitigation of diffuse water pollution. Geoderma, 214-215, 25-41. Abstract. DOI.
Ritson JP, Bell M, Graham NJD, Templeton MR, Brazier RE, Verhoef A, Freeman C, Clark JM (2014). Simulated climate change impact on summer dissolved organic carbon release from peat and surface vegetation: implications for drinking water treatment. Water Res, 67, 66-76. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Hutton C, Nicholas A, Brazier R (2014). Sub-grid scale parameterization of hillslope runoff and erosion processes for catchment-scale models of semi-arid landscapes. Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 1713-1721. Abstract. DOI.
Glendell M, Extence C, Chadd R, Brazier RE (2014). Testing the pressure-specific invertebrate index (PSI) as a tool for determining ecologically relevant targets for reducing sedimentation in streams. Freshwater Biology, 59(2), 353-367. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Wetherelt A, Grand-Clement E, Brazier RE (2014). What does airborne LiDAR really measure in upland ecosystems?. Ecohydrology Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Puttock A, Dungait JAJ, Macleod CJA, Bol R, Brazier RE (2014). Woody plant encroachment into grasslands leads to accelerated erosion of previously stable organic carbon from dryland soils. Journal of Geophysical Research G: Biogeosciences, 119(12), 2345-2357. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Brazier RE, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Bol R (2013). Carbon loss by water erosion in drylands: Implications from a study of vegetation change in the south-west USA. Hydrological Processes
Puttock A, Macleod CJA, Bol R, Sessford P, Dungait J, Brazier RE (2013). Changes in ecosystem structure, function and hydrological connectivity control water, soil and carbon losses in semi-arid grass to woody vegetation transitions. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38(13), 1602-1611. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE (2013). Erosion and Sediment Transport: Finding Simplicity in a Complicated Erosion Model. , 253-266. Abstract. DOI.
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, MacLeod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2013). Erratum: Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field to farmscale agroecosystem experiments (Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry (2012) 26 (2413-2421) DOI: 10.1002/rcm.6336). Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 27(1). DOI.
Scholefield P, Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE, Page T, Schärer M, Beven K, Hodgkinson R, Withers P, Walling D, Haygarth PM, et al (2013). Estimating phosphorus delivery from land to water in headwater catchments using a fuzzy decision tree approach. Soil Use and Management, 29(SUPPL.1), 175-186. Abstract. DOI.
Grand-Clement E, Anderson K, Smith D, Luscombe D, Gatis N, Ross M, Brazier RE (2013). Evaluating ecosystem goods and services after restoration of marginal upland peatlands in South-West England. J Appl Ecol, 50(2), 324-334. Author URL. DOI.
Croft H, Anderson K, Brazier RE, Kuhn NJ (2013). Modeling fine-scale soil surface structure using geostatistics. Water Resources Research, 49(4), 1858-1870. Abstract. DOI.
Hutton C, Nicholas A, Brazier R (2013). Sub-grid scale parameterization of hillslope runoff and erosion processes for catchment-scale models of semi-arid landscapes. Hydrological Processes
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, Macleod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2013). Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field- to farm-scale agro-ecosystem experiments (vol 26, pg 2413, 2012). RAPID COMMUNICATIONS IN MASS SPECTROMETRY, 27(1), 284-284. Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Old GH, Naden PS, Granger SJ, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Macleod CJA, Krueger T, Bol R, Hawkins JMB, Haygarth P, et al (2012). A novel application of natural fluorescence to understand the sources and transport pathways of pollutants from livestock farming in small headwater catchments. Science of the Total Environment, 417-418, 169-182. Abstract. DOI.
Krueger T, Quinton JN, Freer J, MacLeod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Hawkins JMB, Haygarth PM (2012). Comparing empirical models for sediment and phosphorus transfer from soils to water at field and catchment scale under data uncertainty. European Journal of Soil Science, 63(2), 211-223. Abstract. DOI.
Hutton C, Brazier R (2012). Quantifying riparian zone structure from airborne LiDAR: Vegetation filtering, anisotropic interpolation, and uncertainty propagation. Journal of Hydrology, 442-443, 36-45. Abstract. DOI.
Puttock A, Dungait JAJ, Bol R, Dixon ER, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2012). Stable carbon isotope analysis of fluvial sediment fluxes over two contrasting C<inf>4</inf>-C<inf>3</inf> semi-arid vegetation transitions. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(20), 2386-2392. Abstract. DOI.
Hoang L, Dessai S, Brazier R (2012). Uncertainty analysis of an integrated water system in southern England: Exploring physical and socio-economic uncertainties. iEMSs 2012 - Managing Resources of a Limited Planet: Proceedings of the 6th Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, 981-988. Abstract.
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, Macleod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2012). Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field- to farm-scale agro-ecosystem experiments. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(20), 2413-2421. Abstract. DOI.
Quinton JN, Krueger T, Freer J, Brazier RE, Bilotta GS (2011). A Case Study of Uncertainty: Applying GLUE to EUROSEM. , 80-97. DOI.
Deasy C, Baxendale SA, Ridall G, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R, Brazier RE (2011). Advancing understanding of runoff and sediment transfers in agricultural catchments. through simultaneous observations across scales. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms
Beven KJ, Brazier RE (2011). Dealing with uncertainty in erosion model predictions. , 52-79. DOI.
Cerda A, Brazier RE, de Vente J, Nearing MA (2011). Scales and erosion. Catena DOI.
Brazier RE, Hutton CJ, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2011). Scaling Soil Erosion Models in Space and Time. , 98-116. DOI.
Bilotta G, Brazier RE, Krueger T, Butler P, Freer J, Hawkins J, Macleod CJA, Haygarth PM, Quinton J (2010). Assessing Catchment-Scale Erosion and Yields of Suspended Solids from Improved Temperate Grassland. Journal of Environmental Monitoring DOI.
Granger S, Bol R, Dixon L, Naden P, Old G, Marsh J, Brazier RE, Bilotta G, White S, Haygarth PM, et al (2010). Assessing multiple novel tracers to improve the understanding of the contribution of agricultural farm waste to diffuse water pollution. Journal of Environmental Monitoring DOI.
Turnbull L, Brazier RE, Wainwright J (2010). Biotic and abiotic changes in ecosystem structure over a shrub-encroachment gradient in the southwestern USA. Ecosystems Full text. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Changes in hydrology and erosion over a transition from grassland to shrubland. HYDROL PROCESS, 24(4), 393-414. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Granger SJ, Hawkins JMB, Bol R, White SM, Naden P, Old G, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, MacLeod CJA, Haygarth PM, et al (2010). High temporal resolution monitoring of multiple pollutant responses in drainage from an intensively managed grassland catchment caused by a summer storm. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 205(1-4), 377-393. Abstract. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Hydrology, erosion and nutrient transfers over a transition from semi-arid grassland to shrubland in the South-Western USA: a modelling assessment. Journal of Hydrology, 388(3-4), 258-272. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Tunrbull L, Ibrahim TG, Lexartza-Artza I, Thornton SF, Brazier RE (2010). Linking Environmental Régimes, Space and Time: Interpretations of Structural and Functional Connectivity. Geomorphology DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Nitrogen and Phosphorus dynamics during runoff events over a transition from grassland to shrubland in South Western USA. Hydrological Processes DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2010). Standing Proud: a Response to “Soil-Erosion Models: Where do we Really Stand?” by Smith et al. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.
Krueger T, Quinton J, Freer J, Macleod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Butler P, Granger S, Haygarth PM (2009). Ensemble evaluation of hydrological model hypotheses. Water Resources Research Full text. DOI.
Deasy C, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R (2009). Pathways of runoff and sediment transfer in small agricultural catchments. Hydrological Processes, 23((9)), 1349-1358. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2009). Response to Hairsine's and Sander's Comment on 'A transport-distance based approach to scaling erosion rates:' Parts 1, 2 and 3 by Wainwright et al. 2008. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.
wainwright J, parsons A, Brazier RE, Muller EN, Powell DM (2009). Response to Hairsine’s and Sander’s ‘Comment on “A transport-distance based approach to scaling erosionrates”: Parts 1, 2 and 3 by Wainwright et al.’. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2009). Response to Kinnell's 'Comment on "A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: III. Evaluating scaling characteristics of Mahleran"'. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 34(9), 1320-1321. DOI.
Krueger T, Quinton JN, Freer J, Macleod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Butler P, Haygarth PM (2009). Uncertainties in data and models to describe event dynamics of agricultural sediment and phosphorus transfer. J Environ Qual, 38(3), 1137-1148. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2008). A conceptual framework for understanding semi-arid land degradation: ecohydrological interactions across multiple-space and time scales. ECOHYDROLOGY, 1(1), 23-34. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Deasy C, Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE (2008). A field methodology for quantifying phosphorus transfer and delivery to streams in first order agricultural catchments. J HYDROL, 350(3-4), 329-338. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: 2. Sensitivity and evaluation of MAHLERAN. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(6), 962-984. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: 3. Evaluating scaling characteristics of MAHLERAN. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(7), 1113-1128. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powel DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: I. Background and model development. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(5), 813-826. Abstract. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2008). Is sediment delivery a fallacy? Reply. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 33(10), 1630-1631. DOI.
Quinton JN, Brazier RE (2008). Letter to the Editor. SOIL USE MANAGE, 24(4), 427-428. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM, Macleod CJA, Butler P, Granger S, Krueger T, Freer J, Quinton J (2008). Rethinking the contribution of drained and undrained grasslands to sediment-related water quality problems. J Environ Qual, 37(3), 906-914. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
parsons A, wainwright J, Brazier RE, powell D (2008). Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion Reply. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 33, 1637-1638. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE (2008). Understanding the influence of suspended solids on water quality and aquatic biota. WATER RES, 42(12), 2849-2861. Abstract. DOI.
Turnbull L, Brazier RE, Wainwright J, Dixon L, Bol R (2008). Use of carbon isotope analysis to understand semi-arid erosion dynamics and long-term semi-arid land degradation. RAPID COMMUNICATIONS IN MASS SPECTROMETRY, 22(11), 1697-1702. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE, Bilotta GS, Haygarthz PM (2007). A perspective on the role of lowland, agricultural grasslands in contributing to erosion and water quality problems in the UK. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 32(6), 964-967. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM (2007). Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: Erosion. Hydrological Processes, 21(1), 135-139. DOI.
Deasy C, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R (2007). Scale-related sediment and phosphorus transfers in small agricultural catchments. IAHS-AISH Publication(314), 79-89. Abstract.
Powell DM, Brazier R, Parsons A, Wainwright J, Nichols M (2007). Sediment transfer and storage in dryland headwater streams. GEOMORPHOLOGY, 88(1-2), 152-166. Abstract. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM (2007). The Impacts of Grazing Animals on the Quality of Soils, Vegetation, and Surface Waters in Intensively Managed Grasslands. Advances in Agronomy, 94, 237-280. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Wainwright J (2007). Upscaling understanding of nitrogen dynamics associated with overland flow in a semi-arid environment. Biogeochemistry, 82(3), 265-278. DOI.
Liu S, Butler D, Brazier R, Heathwaite L, Khu ST (2007). Using genetic algorithms to calibrate a water quality model. Sci Total Environ, 374(2-3), 260-272. Abstract. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2006). A conceptual model for sediment and nutrient fluxes from rural land. International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management, 2, 1-3.
Parsons AJ, Brazier RE, Wainwright J (2006). A conceptual model for sediment and nutrient fluxes from rural land. International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management, 2(3), 232-234.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2006). Is sediment delivery a fallacy?. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31, 1325-1328. DOI.
Haygarth PM, Bilotta GS, Bol R, Brazier RE, Butler PJ, Freer J, Gimbert LJ, Granger SJ, Krueger T, Macleod CJA, et al (2006). Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: an overview of key issues. Hydrological Processes, 20(20), 4407-4413. Abstract. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Wainwright J (2006). Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31(11), 1384-1393. DOI.
Powell DM, Brazier RE, Wainwright J, Parsons AJ (2006). Spatial patterns of streambed scour, fill and channel change in sand-bed rivers. Water Resources Research, 42 Full text. DOI.
Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE, Dils R, Liu S, Carvahlo L, Pope L, Phillips G, May L (2005). A tiered risk assessment approach to predicting diffuse agricultural phosphorus losses. Science of the Total Environment,, 344, 225-239. DOI.
Heathwaite AL, Dils RM, Liu S, Carvalho L, Brazier RE, Pope L, Hughes M, Phillips G, May L (2005). A tiered risk-based approach for predicting diffuse and point source phosphorus losses in agricultural areas. Science of the Total Environment, 344(1-3 SPEC. ISS.), 225-239. Abstract. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier R, Heathwaite L (2005). An investigation into the inputs controlling predictions from a diffuse phosphorus loss model for the UK; the Phosphorus Indicators Tool (PIT). Science of the Total Environment, 344(1-3 SPEC. ISS.), 211-223. Abstract. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL (2005). An investigation into the inputs controlling predictions from the Phosphorus Indicators Tool (PIT). Science of the Total Environment, 344, 211-223. DOI.
Evans R, Brazier RE (2005). Evaluation of spatially distributed predictions of soil erosion by water versus field-based assessments. Environmental Science and Policy, 8, 493-501. DOI.
Beven KJ, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Haygarth PM, Walling DE, Withers P (2005). On the concept of delivery of sediment and nutrients to stream channels. Hydrological Processes, 19, 551-556. DOI.
Brazier RE, Liu S, Heathwaite AL (2005). Scaling issues relating to P transfer from land to water. Journal of Hydrology, 304, 330-342. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Kaduk J (2005). Streambed scour and fill in low-order dryland channels. Water Resources Research, 41(5). Full text. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Powell DM, Brazier RE (2004). A conceptual model for determining soil erosion by water. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29, 1293-1302. DOI.
Brazier RE (2004). Quantifying soil erosion by water in the UK; a review of monitoring and modelling approaches. Progress in Physical Geography, 28(3), 1-26. DOI.
Brazier RE, Anthony SG, Quinn PF, Rowan JS (2001). "MIRSED" towards an MIR approach to modelling hillslope erosion at the national scale. CATENA, 42(1), 59-79. DOI.
Beven, K.J. Anthony, S.G. Rowan, J.S. (2001). Implications of model uncertainty for the mapping of hillslope-scale soil erosion predictions. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 26(12), 1333-1352. DOI.
Brazier RE, Beven KJ, Freer J, Anthony SG, Rowan J (2000). Equifinality and Uncertainty in physically-based soil erosion models: application of the GLUE methodology to WEPP - the Water Erosion Prediction Project for sites in the UK and US. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 25, 825-845.

Chapters

Brazier RE (In Press). Carbon dynamics in dryland systems. In Mueller EN, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (Eds.) Patterns of land degradation in drylands, Springer.
Hutton C, Brazier RE, Nicholas AN, Nearing MA (In Press). Ephemeral Channel Modelling at Historic timescales in Semi-arid Environments. In  (Ed) International Conference on Desertification proceedings, ICOD.
Brazier RE (In Press). Hillslope and soil erosion modelling. In Baas A (Ed) Quantitative Modelling in Geomorphology, Elsevier.
Wainwright J, Brazier RE (In Press). Slope systems. In Thomas DSG (Ed) Arid Zone Geomorphology: Process, Form and Change in Drylands, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd.
Brazier RE (In Press). Uncertainties in field data. In Mueller EN, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (Eds.) Patterns of land degradation in drylands, Springer.
Brazier RE, Bol R, Dixon E, Turnbull L, Wainwright J (In Press). Understanding the erosion of semi-arid landscapes subject to vegetation change: a combined approach using monitoring and isotope analysis. In  (Ed) International Conference on. Desertification (ICOD), ICOD.
Beven KJ, Brazier RE (2009). Dealing with uncertainty in soil erosion modelling. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Quinton JN, Krueger T, Freer J, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE (2009). EUROSEM: an Evaluation of the dynamic capability of the EUROSEM model using GLUE. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Brazier RE, Hutton C, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2009). Scaling issues in soil erosion modelling. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Brazier R, Schärer M, Heathwaite L, Beven K, Scholefield P, Haygarth P, Hodgkinson R, Walling D, Withers P (2006). A framework for predicting delivery of phosphorus from agricultural land using a decision-tree approach. In  (Ed) , 514-523.  Abstract.
Brazier RE, Schärer M, Heathwaite AL, Beven KJ, Scholefield P, Haygarth PM, Walling DE, Withers P, Hodgkinson R (2006). Predicting delivery of phosphorus from agricultural land using a decision-tree approach. In  (Ed) IAHS Red Book, Dundee.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Powell DM, Schlesinger W (2006). Understanding the Effects of Spatial Scale on Nutrient Dynamics Associated with Overland Flow in Semi-Arid Environments. In  (Ed) Water management and Soil Conservation in Semi-Arid Environments, International Soil Conservation Organisation.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Brazier RE (2003). A new conceptual framework for understanding and predicting erosion by water from hillslopes and catchments. In II JCA, Flanagan DC (Eds.) Soil Erosion Research for the 21st Century, St Joseph, MI.: American Society of Agricultural Engineers, 607-610.
Powell DM, Brazier RE, Nichols M, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2003). Dynamics of scour and fill in ephemeral sand bed channels. In Renard, Kenneth G, McElroy, Stephen A, Gburek, William J, Canfield, Evan H, Scott, Russell L (Eds.) First Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 134-140.
Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Michaelides K, Powell DM (2003). Linking short- and long-term soil-erosion modelling. In  (Ed) Modelling Approaches for the Rhein LUCIFS Research Framework, Berlin.: Springer Verlag, Berlin.

Conferences

Harris P, Howden NJK, Peukert S, Noacco V, Ramezani K, Tuominen E, Eludoyin B, Brazier R, Shepherd A, Griffith B, et al (2014). Contextualized geographically weighted principal components analysis for investigating baseline soils data on the North Wyke Farm Platform.  Abstract.

Reports

Brazier RE, Haygarth PM, Macleod CJA, Butler P, Hawkins J, Worsfold P, Bilotta G, Gimbert L, Granger S, Naden P, et al (2009). Final Report to Defra Project PE0120 – Phosphorus mobilisation with sediment and colloids through drained and undrained grasslands.

Publications by year



In Press

Grand-Clement E, Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Benaud P, Brazier RE (In Press). Antecedent conditions control carbon loss and downstream water quality from shallow, damaged peatlands. Science of the Total Environment, 493, 961-973. Full text. DOI.
Brazier RE (In Press). Carbon dynamics in dryland systems. In Mueller EN, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (Eds.) Patterns of land degradation in drylands, Springer.
Hutton C, Brazier RE, Nicholas AN, Nearing MA (In Press). Ephemeral Channel Modelling at Historic timescales in Semi-arid Environments. In  (Ed) International Conference on Desertification proceedings, ICOD.
Brazier RE (In Press). Hillslope and soil erosion modelling. In Baas A (Ed) Quantitative Modelling in Geomorphology, Elsevier.
Grand-Clement E, Anderson K, Smith D, Angus M, Luscombe D, Gatis N, Bray L, Brazier R (In Press). NEW APPROACHES TO THE RESTORATION OF SHALLOW MARGINAL PEATLANDS. Journal of Environmental Management Abstract.  Full text.
Wainwright J, Brazier RE (In Press). Slope systems. In Thomas DSG (Ed) Arid Zone Geomorphology: Process, Form and Change in Drylands, John Wiley and Sons, Ltd.
Gatis N, Luscombe D, Grand-Clement E, Hartley I, Anderson K, Smith DM, Brazier RE (In Press). The effect of drainage ditches on vegetation diversity and CO2 fluxes in a Molinia caerulea dominated peatland. Ecohydrology Full text. DOI.
Brazier RE (In Press). Uncertainties in field data. In Mueller EN, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (Eds.) Patterns of land degradation in drylands, Springer.
Brazier RE, Bol R, Dixon E, Turnbull L, Wainwright J (In Press). Understanding the erosion of semi-arid landscapes subject to vegetation change: a combined approach using monitoring and isotope analysis. In  (Ed) International Conference on. Desertification (ICOD), ICOD.
DeBell L, Anderson K, Brazier RE, Jones L, King N (In Press). Water resource management at catchment scales using lightweight UAVs: current capabilities and future perspectives. Journal of Unmanned Vehicle Systems Abstract.  Full text.

2017

Puttock A, Graham HA, Cunliffe AM, Elliott M, Brazier RE (2017). Eurasian beaver activity increases water storage, attenuates flow and mitigates diffuse pollution from intensively-managed grasslands. Science of the Total Environment, 576, 430-443. Full text. DOI.

2016

Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Chadd RP, Extence CA, Brazier RE, Burnside NG, Pickwell AGG (2016). A sediment-specific family-level biomonitoring tool to identify the impacts of fine sediment in temperate rivers and streams. Ecological Indicators, 70, 151-165. Abstract. DOI.
Cunliffe AM, Puttock AK, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2016). Dryland, calcareous soils store (and lose) significant quantities of near-surface organic carbon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 121(4), 684-702. Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Grand-Clement E, Gatis N, Ashe J, Benaud P, Smith D, Brazier RE (2016). How does drainage alter the hydrology of shallow degraded peatlands across multiple spatial scales?. Journal of Hydrology, 541, 1329-1339. Abstract. DOI.
Ritson JP, Bell M, Brazier RE, Grand-Clement E, Graham NJD, Freeman C, Smith D, Templeton MR, Clark JM (2016). Managing peatland vegetation for drinking water treatment. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Arbociute G, Chadd RP, Extence CA, Brazier RE (2016). Quantifying Submerged Deposited Fine Sediments in Rivers and Streams Using Digital Image Analysis. River Research and Applications Abstract. DOI.
Peukert S, Griffith BA, Murray PJ, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2016). Spatial variation in soil properties and diffuse losses between and within grassland fields with similar short-term management. European Journal of Soil Science, 67(4), 386-396. Abstract. DOI.
Cunliffe A, Brazier RE, Anderson K (2016). Ultra-fine grain landscape-scale quantification of dryland vegetation structure with drone-acquired structure-from-motion photogrammetry. Remote Sensing of Environment, 183, 129-143. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2015

Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Krueger T, Brazier RE, Extence CA (2015). Developing an improved biomonitoring tool for fine sediment: Combining expert knowledge and empirical data. Ecological Indicators, 54, 82-86. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Grand-Clement E, Brazier RE (2015). Using airborne thermal imaging data to measure near-surface hydrology in upland ecosystems. Hydrological Processes, 29(6), 1656-1668. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2014

Glendell M, Brazier RE (2014). Accelerated export of sediment and carbon from a landscape under intensive agriculture. Sci Total Environ, 476-477, 643-656. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Brazier RE, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Bol R (2014). Carbon loss by water erosion in drylands: Implications from a study of vegetation change in the south-west USA. Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 2212-2222. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Harris P, Howden NJK, Peukert S, Noacco V, Ramezani K, Tuominen E, Eludoyin B, Brazier R, Shepherd A, Griffith B, et al (2014). Contextualized geographically weighted principal components analysis for investigating baseline soils data on the North Wyke Farm Platform.  Abstract.
Turley MD, Bilotta GS, Extence CA, Brazier RE (2014). Evaluation of a fine sediment biomonitoring tool across a wide range of temperate rivers and streams. Freshwater Biology, 59(11), 2268-2277. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Liu W (2014). Fully integrated approach: an alternative solution of coupling a GIS and diffuse pollution models. FRONTIERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, 8(4), 616-623. Author URL. DOI.
Peukert S, Griffith BA, Murray PJ, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2014). Intensive management in grasslands causes diffuse water pollution at the farm scale. Journal of Environmental Quality, 43(6), 2009-2023. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Glendell M, Granger SJ, Bol R, Brazier RE (2014). Quantifying the spatial variability of soil physical and chemical properties in relation to mitigation of diffuse water pollution. Geoderma, 214-215, 25-41. Abstract. DOI.
Ritson JP, Bell M, Graham NJD, Templeton MR, Brazier RE, Verhoef A, Freeman C, Clark JM (2014). Simulated climate change impact on summer dissolved organic carbon release from peat and surface vegetation: implications for drinking water treatment. Water Res, 67, 66-76. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Hutton C, Nicholas A, Brazier R (2014). Sub-grid scale parameterization of hillslope runoff and erosion processes for catchment-scale models of semi-arid landscapes. Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 1713-1721. Abstract. DOI.
Glendell M, Extence C, Chadd R, Brazier RE (2014). Testing the pressure-specific invertebrate index (PSI) as a tool for determining ecologically relevant targets for reducing sedimentation in streams. Freshwater Biology, 59(2), 353-367. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Luscombe DJ, Anderson K, Gatis N, Wetherelt A, Grand-Clement E, Brazier RE (2014). What does airborne LiDAR really measure in upland ecosystems?. Ecohydrology Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Puttock A, Dungait JAJ, Macleod CJA, Bol R, Brazier RE (2014). Woody plant encroachment into grasslands leads to accelerated erosion of previously stable organic carbon from dryland soils. Journal of Geophysical Research G: Biogeosciences, 119(12), 2345-2357. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2013

Brazier RE, Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Bol R (2013). Carbon loss by water erosion in drylands: Implications from a study of vegetation change in the south-west USA. Hydrological Processes
Puttock A, Macleod CJA, Bol R, Sessford P, Dungait J, Brazier RE (2013). Changes in ecosystem structure, function and hydrological connectivity control water, soil and carbon losses in semi-arid grass to woody vegetation transitions. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38(13), 1602-1611. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE (2013). Erosion and Sediment Transport: Finding Simplicity in a Complicated Erosion Model. , 253-266. Abstract. DOI.
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, MacLeod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2013). Erratum: Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field to farmscale agroecosystem experiments (Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry (2012) 26 (2413-2421) DOI: 10.1002/rcm.6336). Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 27(1). DOI.
Scholefield P, Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE, Page T, Schärer M, Beven K, Hodgkinson R, Withers P, Walling D, Haygarth PM, et al (2013). Estimating phosphorus delivery from land to water in headwater catchments using a fuzzy decision tree approach. Soil Use and Management, 29(SUPPL.1), 175-186. Abstract. DOI.
Grand-Clement E, Anderson K, Smith D, Luscombe D, Gatis N, Ross M, Brazier RE (2013). Evaluating ecosystem goods and services after restoration of marginal upland peatlands in South-West England. J Appl Ecol, 50(2), 324-334. Author URL. DOI.
Croft H, Anderson K, Brazier RE, Kuhn NJ (2013). Modeling fine-scale soil surface structure using geostatistics. Water Resources Research, 49(4), 1858-1870. Abstract. DOI.
Hutton C, Nicholas A, Brazier R (2013). Sub-grid scale parameterization of hillslope runoff and erosion processes for catchment-scale models of semi-arid landscapes. Hydrological Processes
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, Macleod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2013). Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field- to farm-scale agro-ecosystem experiments (vol 26, pg 2413, 2012). RAPID COMMUNICATIONS IN MASS SPECTROMETRY, 27(1), 284-284. Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2012

Old GH, Naden PS, Granger SJ, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Macleod CJA, Krueger T, Bol R, Hawkins JMB, Haygarth P, et al (2012). A novel application of natural fluorescence to understand the sources and transport pathways of pollutants from livestock farming in small headwater catchments. Science of the Total Environment, 417-418, 169-182. Abstract. DOI.
Krueger T, Quinton JN, Freer J, MacLeod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Hawkins JMB, Haygarth PM (2012). Comparing empirical models for sediment and phosphorus transfer from soils to water at field and catchment scale under data uncertainty. European Journal of Soil Science, 63(2), 211-223. Abstract. DOI.
Hutton C, Brazier R (2012). Quantifying riparian zone structure from airborne LiDAR: Vegetation filtering, anisotropic interpolation, and uncertainty propagation. Journal of Hydrology, 442-443, 36-45. Abstract. DOI.
Puttock A, Dungait JAJ, Bol R, Dixon ER, Macleod CJA, Brazier RE (2012). Stable carbon isotope analysis of fluvial sediment fluxes over two contrasting C<inf>4</inf>-C<inf>3</inf> semi-arid vegetation transitions. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(20), 2386-2392. Abstract. DOI.
Hoang L, Dessai S, Brazier R (2012). Uncertainty analysis of an integrated water system in southern England: Exploring physical and socio-economic uncertainties. iEMSs 2012 - Managing Resources of a Limited Planet: Proceedings of the 6th Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, 981-988. Abstract.
Peukert S, Bol R, Roberts W, Macleod CJA, Murray PJ, Dixon ER, Brazier RE (2012). Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field- to farm-scale agro-ecosystem experiments. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(20), 2413-2421. Abstract. DOI.

2011

Quinton JN, Krueger T, Freer J, Brazier RE, Bilotta GS (2011). A Case Study of Uncertainty: Applying GLUE to EUROSEM. , 80-97. DOI.
Deasy C, Baxendale SA, Ridall G, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R, Brazier RE (2011). Advancing understanding of runoff and sediment transfers in agricultural catchments. through simultaneous observations across scales. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms
Beven KJ, Brazier RE (2011). Dealing with uncertainty in erosion model predictions. , 52-79. DOI.
Cerda A, Brazier RE, de Vente J, Nearing MA (2011). Scales and erosion. Catena DOI.
Brazier RE, Hutton CJ, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2011). Scaling Soil Erosion Models in Space and Time. , 98-116. DOI.

2010

Bilotta G, Brazier RE, Krueger T, Butler P, Freer J, Hawkins J, Macleod CJA, Haygarth PM, Quinton J (2010). Assessing Catchment-Scale Erosion and Yields of Suspended Solids from Improved Temperate Grassland. Journal of Environmental Monitoring DOI.
Granger S, Bol R, Dixon L, Naden P, Old G, Marsh J, Brazier RE, Bilotta G, White S, Haygarth PM, et al (2010). Assessing multiple novel tracers to improve the understanding of the contribution of agricultural farm waste to diffuse water pollution. Journal of Environmental Monitoring DOI.
Turnbull L, Brazier RE, Wainwright J (2010). Biotic and abiotic changes in ecosystem structure over a shrub-encroachment gradient in the southwestern USA. Ecosystems Full text. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Changes in hydrology and erosion over a transition from grassland to shrubland. HYDROL PROCESS, 24(4), 393-414. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Granger SJ, Hawkins JMB, Bol R, White SM, Naden P, Old G, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, MacLeod CJA, Haygarth PM, et al (2010). High temporal resolution monitoring of multiple pollutant responses in drainage from an intensively managed grassland catchment caused by a summer storm. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 205(1-4), 377-393. Abstract. DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Hydrology, erosion and nutrient transfers over a transition from semi-arid grassland to shrubland in the South-Western USA: a modelling assessment. Journal of Hydrology, 388(3-4), 258-272. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Tunrbull L, Ibrahim TG, Lexartza-Artza I, Thornton SF, Brazier RE (2010). Linking Environmental Régimes, Space and Time: Interpretations of Structural and Functional Connectivity. Geomorphology DOI.
Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2010). Nitrogen and Phosphorus dynamics during runoff events over a transition from grassland to shrubland in South Western USA. Hydrological Processes DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2010). Standing Proud: a Response to “Soil-Erosion Models: Where do we Really Stand?” by Smith et al. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.

2009

Beven KJ, Brazier RE (2009). Dealing with uncertainty in soil erosion modelling. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Quinton JN, Krueger T, Freer J, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE (2009). EUROSEM: an Evaluation of the dynamic capability of the EUROSEM model using GLUE. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Krueger T, Quinton J, Freer J, Macleod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Butler P, Granger S, Haygarth PM (2009). Ensemble evaluation of hydrological model hypotheses. Water Resources Research Full text. DOI.
Brazier RE, Haygarth PM, Macleod CJA, Butler P, Hawkins J, Worsfold P, Bilotta G, Gimbert L, Granger S, Naden P, et al (2009). Final Report to Defra Project PE0120 – Phosphorus mobilisation with sediment and colloids through drained and undrained grasslands.
Deasy C, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R (2009). Pathways of runoff and sediment transfer in small agricultural catchments. Hydrological Processes, 23((9)), 1349-1358. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2009). Response to Hairsine's and Sander's Comment on 'A transport-distance based approach to scaling erosion rates:' Parts 1, 2 and 3 by Wainwright et al. 2008. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.
wainwright J, parsons A, Brazier RE, Muller EN, Powell DM (2009). Response to Hairsine’s and Sander’s ‘Comment on “A transport-distance based approach to scaling erosionrates”: Parts 1, 2 and 3 by Wainwright et al.’. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Müller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2009). Response to Kinnell's 'Comment on "A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: III. Evaluating scaling characteristics of Mahleran"'. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 34(9), 1320-1321. DOI.
Brazier RE, Hutton C, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2009). Scaling issues in soil erosion modelling. In Morgan RPC, Nearing MA (Eds.) The handbook of soil erosion modelling.
Krueger T, Quinton JN, Freer J, Macleod CJA, Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Butler P, Haygarth PM (2009). Uncertainties in data and models to describe event dynamics of agricultural sediment and phosphorus transfer. J Environ Qual, 38(3), 1137-1148. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2008

Turnbull L, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2008). A conceptual framework for understanding semi-arid land degradation: ecohydrological interactions across multiple-space and time scales. ECOHYDROLOGY, 1(1), 23-34. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Deasy C, Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE (2008). A field methodology for quantifying phosphorus transfer and delivery to streams in first order agricultural catchments. J HYDROL, 350(3-4), 329-338. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: 2. Sensitivity and evaluation of MAHLERAN. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(6), 962-984. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: 3. Evaluating scaling characteristics of MAHLERAN. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(7), 1113-1128. Abstract. DOI.
Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Muller EN, Brazier RE, Powel DM, Fenti B (2008). A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: I. Background and model development. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 33(5), 813-826. Abstract. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2008). Is sediment delivery a fallacy? Reply. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 33(10), 1630-1631. DOI.
Quinton JN, Brazier RE (2008). Letter to the Editor. SOIL USE MANAGE, 24(4), 427-428. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM, Macleod CJA, Butler P, Granger S, Krueger T, Freer J, Quinton J (2008). Rethinking the contribution of drained and undrained grasslands to sediment-related water quality problems. J Environ Qual, 37(3), 906-914. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
parsons A, wainwright J, Brazier RE, powell D (2008). Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion Reply. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 33, 1637-1638. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE (2008). Understanding the influence of suspended solids on water quality and aquatic biota. WATER RES, 42(12), 2849-2861. Abstract. DOI.
Turnbull L, Brazier RE, Wainwright J, Dixon L, Bol R (2008). Use of carbon isotope analysis to understand semi-arid erosion dynamics and long-term semi-arid land degradation. RAPID COMMUNICATIONS IN MASS SPECTROMETRY, 22(11), 1697-1702. Abstract. DOI.

2007

Brazier RE, Bilotta GS, Haygarthz PM (2007). A perspective on the role of lowland, agricultural grasslands in contributing to erosion and water quality problems in the UK. EARTH SURF PROC LAND, 32(6), 964-967. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM (2007). Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: Erosion. Hydrological Processes, 21(1), 135-139. DOI.
Deasy C, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Hodgkinson R (2007). Scale-related sediment and phosphorus transfers in small agricultural catchments. IAHS-AISH Publication(314), 79-89. Abstract.
Powell DM, Brazier R, Parsons A, Wainwright J, Nichols M (2007). Sediment transfer and storage in dryland headwater streams. GEOMORPHOLOGY, 88(1-2), 152-166. Abstract. DOI.
Bilotta GS, Brazier RE, Haygarth PM (2007). The Impacts of Grazing Animals on the Quality of Soils, Vegetation, and Surface Waters in Intensively Managed Grasslands. Advances in Agronomy, 94, 237-280. Abstract. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Wainwright J (2007). Upscaling understanding of nitrogen dynamics associated with overland flow in a semi-arid environment. Biogeochemistry, 82(3), 265-278. DOI.
Liu S, Butler D, Brazier R, Heathwaite L, Khu ST (2007). Using genetic algorithms to calibrate a water quality model. Sci Total Environ, 374(2-3), 260-272. Abstract. DOI.

2006

Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE (2006). A conceptual model for sediment and nutrient fluxes from rural land. International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management, 2, 1-3.
Parsons AJ, Brazier RE, Wainwright J (2006). A conceptual model for sediment and nutrient fluxes from rural land. International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management, 2(3), 232-234.
Brazier R, Schärer M, Heathwaite L, Beven K, Scholefield P, Haygarth P, Hodgkinson R, Walling D, Withers P (2006). A framework for predicting delivery of phosphorus from agricultural land using a decision-tree approach. In  (Ed) , 514-523.  Abstract.
Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Powell DM (2006). Is sediment delivery a fallacy?. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31, 1325-1328. DOI.
Brazier RE, Schärer M, Heathwaite AL, Beven KJ, Scholefield P, Haygarth PM, Walling DE, Withers P, Hodgkinson R (2006). Predicting delivery of phosphorus from agricultural land using a decision-tree approach. In  (Ed) IAHS Red Book, Dundee.
Haygarth PM, Bilotta GS, Bol R, Brazier RE, Butler PJ, Freer J, Gimbert LJ, Granger SJ, Krueger T, Macleod CJA, et al (2006). Processes affecting transfer of sediment and colloids, with associated phosphorus, from intensively farmed grasslands: an overview of key issues. Hydrological Processes, 20(20), 4407-4413. Abstract. DOI.
Parsons AJ, Brazier RE, Powell DM, Wainwright J (2006). Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31(11), 1384-1393. DOI.
Powell DM, Brazier RE, Wainwright J, Parsons AJ (2006). Spatial patterns of streambed scour, fill and channel change in sand-bed rivers. Water Resources Research, 42 Full text. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Powell DM, Schlesinger W (2006). Understanding the Effects of Spatial Scale on Nutrient Dynamics Associated with Overland Flow in Semi-Arid Environments. In  (Ed) Water management and Soil Conservation in Semi-Arid Environments, International Soil Conservation Organisation.

2005

Heathwaite AL, Brazier RE, Dils R, Liu S, Carvahlo L, Pope L, Phillips G, May L (2005). A tiered risk assessment approach to predicting diffuse agricultural phosphorus losses. Science of the Total Environment,, 344, 225-239. DOI.
Heathwaite AL, Dils RM, Liu S, Carvalho L, Brazier RE, Pope L, Hughes M, Phillips G, May L (2005). A tiered risk-based approach for predicting diffuse and point source phosphorus losses in agricultural areas. Science of the Total Environment, 344(1-3 SPEC. ISS.), 225-239. Abstract. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier R, Heathwaite L (2005). An investigation into the inputs controlling predictions from a diffuse phosphorus loss model for the UK; the Phosphorus Indicators Tool (PIT). Science of the Total Environment, 344(1-3 SPEC. ISS.), 211-223. Abstract. DOI.
Liu S, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL (2005). An investigation into the inputs controlling predictions from the Phosphorus Indicators Tool (PIT). Science of the Total Environment, 344, 211-223. DOI.
Evans R, Brazier RE (2005). Evaluation of spatially distributed predictions of soil erosion by water versus field-based assessments. Environmental Science and Policy, 8, 493-501. DOI.
Beven KJ, Brazier RE, Heathwaite AL, Haygarth PM, Walling DE, Withers P (2005). On the concept of delivery of sediment and nutrients to stream channels. Hydrological Processes, 19, 551-556. DOI.
Brazier RE, Liu S, Heathwaite AL (2005). Scaling issues relating to P transfer from land to water. Journal of Hydrology, 304, 330-342. DOI.
Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Kaduk J (2005). Streambed scour and fill in low-order dryland channels. Water Resources Research, 41(5). Full text. DOI.

2004

Parsons AJ, Wainwright J, Powell DM, Brazier RE (2004). A conceptual model for determining soil erosion by water. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29, 1293-1302. DOI.
Brazier RE (2004). Quantifying soil erosion by water in the UK; a review of monitoring and modelling approaches. Progress in Physical Geography, 28(3), 1-26. DOI.

2003

Wainwright J, Parsons AJ, Powell DM, Brazier RE (2003). A new conceptual framework for understanding and predicting erosion by water from hillslopes and catchments. In II JCA, Flanagan DC (Eds.) Soil Erosion Research for the 21st Century, St Joseph, MI.: American Society of Agricultural Engineers, 607-610.
Powell DM, Brazier RE, Nichols M, Parsons AJ, Wainwright J (2003). Dynamics of scour and fill in ephemeral sand bed channels. In Renard, Kenneth G, McElroy, Stephen A, Gburek, William J, Canfield, Evan H, Scott, Russell L (Eds.) First Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 134-140.
Wainwright J, Brazier RE, Parsons AJ, Michaelides K, Powell DM (2003). Linking short- and long-term soil-erosion modelling. In  (Ed) Modelling Approaches for the Rhein LUCIFS Research Framework, Berlin.: Springer Verlag, Berlin.

2001

Brazier RE, Anthony SG, Quinn PF, Rowan JS (2001). "MIRSED" towards an MIR approach to modelling hillslope erosion at the national scale. CATENA, 42(1), 59-79. DOI.
Beven, K.J. Anthony, S.G. Rowan, J.S. (2001). Implications of model uncertainty for the mapping of hillslope-scale soil erosion predictions. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 26(12), 1333-1352. DOI.

2000

Brazier RE, Beven KJ, Freer J, Anthony SG, Rowan J (2000). Equifinality and Uncertainty in physically-based soil erosion models: application of the GLUE methodology to WEPP - the Water Erosion Prediction Project for sites in the UK and US. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 25, 825-845.