Environmental Sciences

Environmental Sciences Experts

Thomas Cuffney

The U.S. Geological Survey
United States Virgin Islands


Thomas Cuffney, Research Ecologist South Atlantic Water Science Center

Research Interest

aquatic ecosystems benthic ecosystems biodiversity biogeography ecological processes


  • Cuffney, T.F., Kashuba, R., Qian, S.S, Alameddine, I., Cha, Y., Lee, B. Coles, J.C., and McMahon, G. 2011. Multilevel regression models describing regional patterns of invertebrate and algal responses to urbanization across the USA. J. N. American Benth. Soc. 30

  • Cuffney, Thomas F.; Brightbill, Robin A., 2011. User's manual for the National Water-Quality Assessment Program Invertebrate Data Analysis System (IDAS) software, version 5. U.S. Geological Survey Techniques and Methods 7-C4, xv, 113 p

  • Waite IR, Kennen JG, May JT, Brown LR, Cuffney TF, Jones KA, Orlando JL. 2012. Comparison of stream invertebrate response models for bioassessment metrics. J Am Water Resour Assoc . 13 FEB 2012

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