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Short workshop for forest landowners offered
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-06-27)
Landowners interested in learning about sustainably managing their forest resources have the opportunity to attend a day-long workshop at the Eastside Community Enhancement Center in Petersburg.
Leadership changes in National Capital Region's Natural Resources program
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-29)
Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources has announced that Michael Mortimer is the new director of the Master of Natural Resources program in the National Capital Region.
James A. Burger honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-14)
James A. Burger of Blacksburg, the Garland Gray Professor of Forestry in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during the ...
University's fisheries training center vital for the nation's marine agencies
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-30)
The U.S. Departments of Commerce and Education have just released a report to Congress on America's pending shortage of fisheries scientists, specifically those who focus on stock assessment.
Wood science department enters partnership to create seamless pathway for learning
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-03-10)
The Department of Wood Science and Forest Products in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech has initiated a partnership with kindergarten through twelfth grade schools, the Southern Virginia Higher Education ...
Natural Resources undergraduate awarded research grant to study pre-European forests
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-01-03)
Christopher W. Fields-Johnson of Blacksburg, a Virginia Tech senior majoring in forestry and forest resource management at the College of Natural Resources, was awarded a Virginia Academy of Science Undergraduate Research ...
Splinter the Supercar comes to Virginia Tech for Wood Week 2008
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-17)
Splinter the Supercar, a unique car constructed of wood and recently featured on the Discovery Channel's Future Cars, will be showcased at Virginia Tech on Thursday, Sept. 18, in celebration of Wood Week 2008.
Scarpaci nominated for 2008 scholar award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-03-25)
Joseph L. Scarpaci, a professor in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources and long time expert on Cuba, has been nominated for the Virginia Social Science Association Scholar Award in Geography. The award is given ...
Robert M. Shaffer honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-04-04)
Robert M. Shaffer of Dublin, Va., the Charles Nettleton Professor of Forest Operations in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred with the title of "professor emeritus" by the Virginia Tech Board ...
Madagascar carnivores are focus of National Science Foundation-funded student research
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-21)
Brian Gerber of Amherst, Mass., a graduate student in the Virginia Tech College of Natural Resources, has combined his passions for travel and for doing wildlife research by being a wildlife research technician in such ...