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Kays, Barrett L. 2010. Enhanced Infiltration of Stormwater on Development Sites in North Carolina Piedmont
Proceedings of 2010 Soil Science Society of North Carolina
13 page article (PDF file, 500 Kb)

Kays, Barrett L. 2009. Forensic Techniques in Soil Science Dealing with Sedimentation
Proceedings of 2009 Soil Science Society of North Carolina
17 page article (PDF file, 300 Kb)

Kays, Barrett L. 2008. Strategies for Clay Soils
Landscape Architecture Magazine, 2008(5):66-74

Kays, Barrett L. 2008. Forensic Investigations in Soil Science Dealing with Agricultural Drainage
Proceedings of 2008 Soil Science Society of North Carolina
17 page article (PDF file, 300 Kb)

Kays, Barrett L. and James F. Urban. 2007. Successful Landscape Planting Techniques in Difficult Clayey Soils: Soil Amendments & Fertility
Proceedings of 2007 Meeting of American Society of Landscape Architects
Five page article (PDF file, 40 Kb)

Kays, Barrett. 2006. Problem Solving in Stormwater Bioretention Systems: Pitfall in Bioretention Systems and How to Avoid Them
Landscape Architecture Magazine, 2006(5):94-105
Eight page article (PDF file, 1.6 Mb)

Kays, Barrett L. 2002. Strategies for Improving the Clean-up and Maintenance of Greyfield Sites
Community Renewal and Redevelopment Through Adaptive Reuse Conference, West Palm Beach, Florida
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Turbidity in Construction Runoff
June 2002
Two page PDF article (PDF file, 989k)

Kays, Barrett L. and Steven Berkowitz. January 15, 2002 Soil Wetness Modeling Rules for Sewage Treatment and Disposal Systems in North Carolina
Presentation to 42nd Annual Meeting of Soil Science Society of North Carolina
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Kays, Barrett L. 2000. Environmental Site Assessments: Site Characterization Methodologies, Chapter 3, p. 69-91
In Randall Brown, J. Herbert Huddleston, and James L. Anderson (ed.) Managing Soils in an Urban Environment. American Society of Agronomy, Inc., Crop Sciences Society of America, Inc., and Soil Science Society of America, Inc. Monograph Series, Madison, WI.
All 24 pages with tables: (PDF file, 108k)
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Restoring Greatness: Central Park Conservancy, City of New York Parks and Recreation
Vollmer Associates, Barrett Kays & Associates. Landscape Architecture Magazine, November 1998
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Heart & Soil: Barrett Kays and Associates applies its scientific environmental magic to heal some of the earth’s most ravaged yet beloved soil
Southern Living Magazine, October 1998
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Kays, Barrett L. 1998. “Environmental Site Assessments: Site Characterization Methodologies”
Paper to 41st Annual Meeting, Soil Science Society of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC
All 24 pages with tables: (PDF file, 108k)

The Great Lawn at Central Park, New York's Turfgrass Jewel Shines Again
Turf Magazine, October 1997
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Bringing Brownfields Back to Life
North Carolina Magazine, February 1997
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His Business is Growing – really – in New York
Business North Carolina, June 1996
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Executive Profile - Branching Out: Barrett Kays’ reputation as an environmental expert extends from Raleigh to the Great Lawn in New York’s Central Park
North Carolina Magazine, June 1996
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Lawn-Knower Man
North Carolina State Alumni Magazine, Spring 1996
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Kays, Barrett L. 1983. Water Quality Issues Facing Industries in North Carolina
Paper to Environmental Seminar: Hot Topics and Current Developments Affecting Industry, School of Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. and James C. Patterson. 1982. Methodology for On-Site Soil Analysis, Chapter 7, In Phillip J. Craul (ed.). Urban Forest Soils, Syracuse, New York.
Reference Workbook Chapter
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Kays, Barrett L. and James C. Patterson. 1982. Soil Drainage and Infiltration, Chapter 5, In Phillip J. Craul (ed.). Urban Forest Soils, Syracuse, New York.
Reference Workbook Chapter
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Kays, Barrett L. 1980. “Relationship of Forest Destruction and Soil Disturbance to Increased Flooding in Suburban North Carolina Piedmont”, pp. 118-125
METRIA, Rutgers State University, NJ
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Kays, Barrett L. 1979. Relationships of Soil Morphology, Soil Disturbance and Infiltration to Stormwater Runoff in the Surburban North Carolina Piedmont.
A thesis submitted to the Graduate Faculty of North Carolina University at Raleigh in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

Abstract, List of Tables, List of Figures, Chapter 1: Introduction,
Chapter 2: Literature Review (PDF file, 162 Kb)
Chapter 3: Materials and Methods (PDF file, 77 Kb)
Chapter 4: Results and Discussion, 1st half (PDF file, 1.67 Mb)
Chapter 4: Results and Discussion, 2nd half (PDF file, 1.58 Mb)
Chapter 5: Summary, Conclusions, Implications and Future Research Needs,
Chapter 6: List of References (PDF file, 73 Kb)
Chaper 7: Appendix, 1st third (PDF file, 1.85 Mb)
Chaper 7: Appendix, 2nd third (PDF file, 1.74 Mb)
Chaper 7: Appendix, 3rd third (PDF file, 2.14 Mb)

Kays, Barrett L. 2016. _________________________________________, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L., Bryant S. Scharenbroch, Jeffrey L. Bruce. 2015. “Amending Site Soils to Enhance Infiltration on Compacted Urban Sites”, Sessions Paper, American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
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Kays, Barrett L. 2013. Planting Soils for Landscape Architectural Projects, LATIS Series Publication, American of Landscape Architects, Washington, DC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2013. “Research Aims to Tame Global Groundwater Pollution”, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2012. “Zen and the Art of Soil Science Education”, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2011. “An Expert’s Take: Marsh Restoration After the Soil Spills”, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2010. “At the Speed of Light”, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2009. “A Water Quality Sharp Shooter”, Soil Science Solutions Magazine, Soil Science Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
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Kays, Barrett L. 2008. Strategies for Clay Soils Landscape Architecture Magazine, 2008(5):66-74
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