Storlazzi, C., Cheriton, O., Messina, A., Biggs, T. (2018). “Meteorologic, oceanographic, and geomorphic controls on circulation and residence time in a coral reef-lined embayment: Faga'alu Bay, American Samoa.” Coral Reefs
Biggs, T. W., Marshall, M., Messina, A. (2016). Mapping daily and seasonal evapotranspiration from irrigated crops using global climate grids and satellite imagery: Automation and methods comparison. Water Resources Research, 52(9), 7311-7326.
Messina, A., Biggs, T., (2016). “Contributions of human activities to suspended sediment yield during storm events from a small, steep, tropical watershed.” Journal of Hydrology, 538 (2016): 726-742.
Biggs, T. W., Lai, C.-T., Chandan, P., Lee, R. M., Messina, A., Lesher, R. S., & Khatoon, N. (2015). “Evaporative fractions and elevation effects on stable isotopes of high elevation lakes and streams in arid western Himalaya”. Journal of Hydrology, 522, 239–249.
Biggs, T., Petropoulos, G., Velpuri, N., Marshall, M., Glenn, E., Nagler, P., Messina, A. (2016) Remote Sensing of Evapotranspiration from Cropland. In Remote Sensing of Water Resources, Disasters, and Urban Studies (1st ed., pp. 200-250). London: Taylor & Francis.
S. Holst Rice, A. Messina, T. Biggs, B. Vargas-Angel, and D. Whitall (2016). Baseline Assessment of Faga'alu Watershed: A Ridge to Reef Assessment in Support of Sediment Reduction Activities and Future Evaluation of their Success. Silver Spring, MD: NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP 23. 44 pp. DOI: 10.7289/V5BK19C3
Biggs, T., Messina, A., Waddell, J. (2016). Sediment accumulation and composition on coral reefs in Faga'alu Bay, American Samoa Final Report. NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program Report. https://repository.library.noaa.gov/view/noaa/17110/
Theses and Dissertations
Messina, A.T., 2016. Terrigenous Sediment Dynamics in a Small, Tropical Fringing-Reef Embayment, American Samoa. Dissertation for San Diego State University/UC Santa Barbara Joint-Doctoral Program, Department of Geography.
Messina, A.T., 2013. Mapping Drought in the Krishna Basin with Remote Sensing. Masters of Science Thesis for San Diego State University, Department of Geography.