Recent Submissions

  • Forest Management Plan, Virginia Tech Stadium Woods, 5/3/2013 

    Diag, Frank Jr.; Foley, Ian; Mullaney, Ryan (2013-05-03)
    The 2013 Forest Management Plan, Virginia Tech Stadium Woods written by Virginia Tech students consists of a forest stand assessment that analyzes the vegetation, species composition, species distribution, and diameter ...
  • The History of a Proposed Indoor Training Facility and Stadium Woods 

    Seiler, John (2012-06-21)
    A history of how a unique white oak old-growth urban forest unofficially known as Stadium Woods located on the campus of Virginia Tech has been recognized as having historical and ecological significance. The 11 plus acre ...
  • Stadium Woods Preliminary Use and Management Plan 

    Cross, Aubrey; Goldsworthy, Julia; Hetzel, Erica; Largen, Erica; Lopez-Gomez, Pilar; Neal, Emily (Virginia Tech, UAP 4654 Environmental Planning Studio: Dr. John Randolph, 2012-12)
    The Preliminary Use and Management Plan for Stadium Woods seeks to balance academic, social, recreational, environmental, and use values of Stadium Woods and its stakeholders currently and into the future. These values ...
  • Freshwater Mussel Assessment in the Upper Nottoway River and its Tributaries on Fort Pickett, Virginia 

    Carey, Caitlin; Wolf, Eric; Emrick, Verl (2014-09)
    The upper reaches of the Nottoway River and its tributaries on Fort Pickett, Virginia are located within one of the most diverse river basins of the Atlantic Slope region. Freshwater mussels are vital components of these ...
  • Athletic Practice Facility Site Evaluation Committee Final Report 

    Randolph, John; Bork, Dean; DiSalvo, Rick; Dodson, Kara; Gabbard, Tom; Karpanty, Sarah; Keown, Art; Killough, Larry; LaClair, Leigh; Lyons, Maxine; Reynolds, Glenn; Walters, Jeff; Wilkinson, Emily; Wise, Chris; Wiseman, Eric (Virginia Tech APFSEC Committee, 2012-05-30)
    The Athletic Practice Facility Site Evaluation Committee (APFSEC) was established in January 2012 to help Virginia Tech resolve a controversy surrounding the proposal to build a 2.1 acre indoor athletic practice facility ...
  • Forest Ecological Assessment 

    Biohabitats, Inc (Biohabitats, Inc, Baltimore, Maryland, 2012-05)
    A 2012 forest ecological assessment of the Stadium Woods Forest at Virginia Tech. This report examines the forest structure, composition, overall health, ecological processes and other factors to assesses the ecological ...
  • Edaphic and climatic effects on forest stand development, net primary production, and net ecosystem productivity simulated for Coastal Plain loblolly pine in Virginia 

    Sampson, Deborah A.; Wynne, Randolph H.; Seiler, John R. (American Geophysical Union, 2008-01-11)
    We used SECRETS-3PG to simulate net primary production (NPP) and net ecosystem productivity (NEP) of loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) growing on the Virginia Coastal Plain, focusing on the effects of soils and climate, and ...
  • Global patterns of lake ice phenology and climate: Model simulations and observations 

    Walsh, Sinead E.; Vavrus, Stephen J.; Foley, Jonathan A.; Fisher, Veronica A.; Wynne, Randolph H.; Lenters, John D. (American Geophysical Union, 1998-11-27)
    Lake ice phenology parameters (dates of ice onset and thaw) provide an integrative climatic description of autumn to springtime conditions. Interannual variations in lake ice duration and thickness allow estimates of local ...
  • Estimating biophysical parameters of individual trees in an urban environment using small footprint discrete-return imaging lidar 

    Shrestha, Rupesh; Wynne, Randolph H. (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2012-02-15)
    Quantification of biophysical parameters of urban trees is important for urban planning, and for assessing carbon sequestration and ecosystem services. Airborne lidar has been used extensively in recent years to estimate ...
  • Water in the 2009 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Tech. Virginia Water Resources Research Center; Raflo, Alan (Virginia Tech. Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2009-04)
    The 2009 Virginia General Assembly convened January 14 and adjourned February 28. The reconvened (“veto”) session was held April 8. During the session, the Assembly considered 2893 measures (2576 introduced in this session ...
  • Water in the 2004 Virginia General Assembly 

    LaBarre, Lauren; Virginia Tech. Virginia Water Resources Research Center; Raflo, Alan (Virginia Tech. Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2004-04)
    The 2004 Virginia General Assembly convened January 14 and was scheduled to adjourn March 13, with a reconvened (“veto”) session planned for April 21. The main issue in this session was the competing budget proposals (for ...
  • The Volume of Water Bills in the 1999 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 1999)
    The Virginia General Assembly held its 1999 session from January 13 to February 27. During the regular session, lawmakers considered 2,735 bills and resolutions, compared to 2945 measures considered in the longer 1998 ...
  • 1998 General Assembly Legislation Related to Water 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center; Manfre, Joseph (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 1998)
    The Virginia General Assembly held its regular session from January 14 to March 17, then reconvened April 22-23 to respond to the governor’s vetoes. A special session on April 23-24 passed the budget along with car-tax and ...
  • Water-related Legislation in the 2002 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2002)
    In 2002, the Virginia General Assembly convened on January 9 and adjourned on March 9, with a reconvened (“veto”) session on April 17. The legislature considered 2907 bills; 1587 were passed, 804 failed, and 517 were carried ...
  • Water in the 2005 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2005)
    The 2005 Virginia General Assembly convened January 12 and adjourned February 27, with a reconvened (“veto”) session on April 6. The legislature considered 3363 measures (2938 introduced this year and 425 carried over from ...
  • Water in the 2001 General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2001)
    The 2001 Virginia General Assembly lasted from January 10 to February 24. The House of Delegates and Senate considered 2645 bills and resolutions. By our reckoning, 123 of these had something to do with water resources or ...
  • Water in the 2000 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2000)
    The Virginia General Assembly held its 2000 session from January 12 to March 10. Lawmakers considered 3,172 bills and resolutions (compared to 2,735 measures considered in 1999). Of these, 125 were water-related; that is, ...
  • Water in the 2003 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2003-03)
    The 2003 Virginia General Assembly convened on January 8 and adjourned on February 22, with a reconvened (“veto”) session on April 2. The legislature considered 3277 measures; 1585 passed and 1692 failed. The legislature ...
  • Water in the 2010 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2010-08-24)
    The 2010 Virginia General Assembly convened January 13 and adjourned March 13. The reconvened (“veto”) session was held April 21. During the session, the Assembly considered 2964 measures, passing 1598 of them, defeating ...
  • Water in the 2011 Virginia General Assembly 

    Virginia Water Resources Research Center (Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2011-09-07)
    The 2011 Virginia General Assembly convened January 12 and adjourned February 26. The reconvened (“veto”) session was held April 6. During the session, the Assembly considered 2965 measures (2692 introduced this year and ...

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