Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Sam Carrick

Sam Carrick
Position: Portfolio Leader
Team: Soils & Landscapes
Location: Lincoln
P.O. Box 69040
Lincoln 7640
Mob: 027 702 7781

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Research Interests

Research Interests

Role at Landcare Research

Portfolio Leader, Characterising Land Resources Portfolio

Soil Scientist

Qualifications

PhD (Soil Physics)


Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Lincoln
    PhD Soil Physics
    2009
  • Lincoln
    BRS
    1998
  • Lincoln
    PGDipAppSc
    1998

Publications

Publications

  • Laubach, J., Hunt, J. E., Graham, S. L., Buxton, R. P., Rogers, G. N. D., Mudge, P. L., Carrick, S., and Whitehead, D. (2019): Irrigation increases forage production of newly established lucerne but enhances net ecosystem carbon losses. Science of the Total Enviroment 689, p. 921-936 (Journal Article, 2019)
  • J. Fernández-Gálvez, J.A.P. Pollacco, L. Lassabatere, R. Angulo-Jaramillo, and S. Carrick A general Beerkan Estimation of Soil Transfer parameters method predicting hydraulic parameters of any unimodal water retention and hydraulic conductivity curves: application to the Kosugi soil hydraulic model without using particle size distribution data, Advances in Water Resources https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170818308819 (Journal Article, 2019)
  • McNeill SJ, Lilburne LR, Carrick S, Webb TH, Cuthill T. Pedotransfer functions for hydraulic properties of New Zealand soils using S-map information. (Journal Article, 2018)
  • Carrick S, Rogers G, Cameron K, Malcolm B, Payne J 2017. Testing large area lysimeter designs to measure leaching under multiple urine patches. New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research 60(2): 205-215. https://doi.org/10.1080/00288233.2017.1291527 (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Hamish Brown, Sam Carrick, Karin Müller, Steve Thomas, Joanna Sharp, Rogerio Cichota, Dean Holzworth and Brent Clothier. 2017. Modelling soil-water dynamics in the rootzone of structured and water-repellent soils. Submitted to Computers & Geosciences. (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Pollacco JAP, Webb T, McNeill S, Hu W, Carrick S, Hewitt A, Lilburne L 2017. Saturated hydraulic conductivity model computed from bimodal water retention curves for a range of New Zealand soils. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 21(6): 2725-2737. https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-21-2725-2017 (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Gray CW, McDowell RW, Carrick S, Thomas S 2016. The effect of irrigation and urine application on phosphorus losses to subsurface flow from a stony soil. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 233: 425-431. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2016.09.040 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • Müller K, Carrick S, Meenken E, Clemens G, Hunter D, Rhodes P, Thomas S 2016. Is subcritical water repellency an issue for efficient irrigation in arable soils? Soil and Tillage Research 161: 53-62. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2016.03.010 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • McLeod M, Aislabie J, McGill A, Rhodes P, Carrick S 2014. Leaching of Escherichia coli from stony soils after effluent application. Journal of Environmental Quality 43(2): 528-538. http://dx.doi.org/10.2134/jeq2013.06.0256 (Journal Article, 2014)
  • Hedley CB, Payton IJ, Lynn IH, Carrick ST, Webb TH, McNeill S 2012. Random sampling of stony and non-stony soils for testing a national soil carbon monitoring system. Soil research 50(1): 18-29. http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/SR11171 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Lilburne L, Carrick S, Webb T, Moir J 2012. Computer-based evaluation of methods to sample nitrate leached from grazed pasture. Soil use and management 28(1): 19-26. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000301047000003 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Carrick S, Buchan G, Almond P, Smith N 2011. Atypical early-time infiltration into a structured soil near field capacity :the dynamic interplay between sorptivity, hydrophobicity, and air encapsulation. Geoderma 160(3-4): 579-589. (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Schwarzel K, Carrick S, Wahren A, Feger KH, Bodner G, Buchan G 2011. Soil hydraulic properties of recently tilled soil under cropping rotation compared with two-year pasture. Vadose zone journal 10(1): 354-366. (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Carrick S, Almond P, Buchan G, Smith N 2010. In situ characterization of hydraulic conductivities of individual soil profile layers during infiltration over long time periods. European journal of soil science 61(6): 1056-1069. (Journal Article, 2010)

Memberships

Memberships

  • Adjunct Lecturer, Soil and Physical Sciences Department, Lincoln University

Skills

Skills

  • Pedology
  • Soil Physics
  • Soil Resources
  • Project Management
  • Science Planning
  • Soil Classification
  • Soil Science
  • Sustainable Land Management