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Properties of Shredded Wood Pallets
(Virginia Tech. Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design, 2018-02-02)
About 321 million wooden pallets are repaired every year in the United States. During the pallet repair process, unusable pallets are ground into mulch that is often used for animal bedding or other sensitive applications. ...
Effects of a simulated fishing moratorium on the stock assessment of red porgy (Pagrus pagrus)
(National Marine Fisheries Service Scientific Publication Office, 2006-10)
Much of the information available on the population status of a harvested fish species is obtained from landings data. When fishing restrictions are in place, fishery-dependent data are reduced and assessments rely more ...
Abundance of horseshoe crabs (Limulus polyphemus) in the Delaware Bay area
(National Marine Fisheries Service Scientific Publication Office, 2003-10)
Discusses a study on horseshoe crabs in the vicinity of Delaware Bay. Abundance of horseshoe crabs in the area; Factor that influenced horseshoe crab catchability; Mean abundance estimate for all crabs.
Wood utilization in Virginia's interface forestlands and urban forests
(Virginia Forestry Association, 2018-02-13)
Evaluating methods for estimating rare events with zero-heavy data: a simulation model estimating sea turtle bycatch in the pelagic longline fishery
(National Marine Fisheries Service Scientific Publication Office, 2012-07)
Estimating rare events from zero-heavy data (data with many zero values) is a common challenge in fisheries science and ecology. For example, loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) and leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys ...
Fire in Eastern North American Oak Ecosystems: Filling the Gaps
This special issue of Fire Ecology is focused on the fire ecology of eastern USA oak (Quercus L.) forests, woodlands, and savannas. The papers were presented as part of the Fifth Fire in Eastern Oak Forests Conference in ...
The socioecohydrology of rainwater harvesting in India: understanding water storage and release dynamics across spatial scales
(Copernicus Publications, 2016)
Rainwater harvesting (RWH), the small-scale collection and storage of runoff for irrigated agriculture, is recognized as a sustainable strategy for ensuring food security, especially in monsoonal landscapes in the developing ...
Recommendations for University Tree-Care Programs
(Association of Physical Plant Administrators, 2019-11-18)
Greening the city: are we bringing foresters to the table?
(Society of American Foresters, 2018-06-15)
SMA 2019 Urban Tree of the Year
(Society of Municipal Arborists, 2019-01-07)