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Cuban expert laments recent developments that further restrict travel to the Caribbean Island
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-06-25)
Joseph Scarpaci, professor of geography in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, has just returned from his 43rd educational tour to Cuba and says that the federal government's latest tightening this week of ...
Fisheries Department, partners release cultivated mussels
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-06-17)
On Friday, June 17, Virginia Tech's Freshwater Mussel Conservation Center and Virginia's Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Va., released several thousand mussels that have been propagated into the Clinch ...
Student and faculty reap honors at Society of Wood Science and Technology
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-08-16)
Students and faculty of Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources were honored at the recent annual Society of Wood Science and Technology (SWST) meeting in Grand Rapids, Mich.
Ducks' Display Donated To Natural Resources College In Memory Of Former Wildlife Student
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-09-16)
After the death of a 1977 wildlife graduate, John Griffiths, a unique collection of mounted ducks was donated to the College of Natural Resources in his memory. Located in the College of Natural Resources on the first floor ...
William Worrell named forestry extension agent
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-11-28)
Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources recently named William Worrell the forestry and natural resources extension agent for the southwestern Virginia district. Worrell's new position involves educating forest ...
College Of Natural Resources Presents Seminar On History Of Appalachian Region
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-04-05)
The College of Natural Resources extends an open invitation to anyone interested in the history of the Appalachian region to attend a seminar presenting speaker William Luppold. "The Impact of Markets on the Structure and ...
Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources offers Global Seminar Course
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-11-18)
Some forty-five universities from around the world will interact and study together complex environmental issues via international video conferencing and online chats. This spring will mark the second year that Virginia ...
Roanoke County Rescuer Earns Award For Self And Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-07-11)
William R. Chrimes, a firefighter and paramedic with the Roanoke County Fire and Rescue Department, has been named the 2003 Stihl National Forestry Heroism Award winner for his "extraordinary courage when he helped rescue ...
Virginia Tech's Board Of Visitors Appointed Two College Of Natural Resources Professors To Professorships
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-03-31)
The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors has appointed Donald Orth the Thomas H. Jones Professor of Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences and Frederick Kamke the Thomas M. Brooks Professor of Wood Sciences and Forest Products. Orth ...
Baker Appointed Extension Associate For Landowner Education
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-30)
Shawn Baker has been appointed extension associate for landowner education at Virginia Tech. He will coordinate the Virginia Landowner Education Program, including the development and delivery of workshops and web-based ...