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Conservation Management Institute encouraging farmers to plant switchgrass for fuels
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-18)
Over 50 experts on renewable electricity generation and related topics met Monday at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research to discuss the possibility of starting a renewable energy initiative in Virginia that ...
Dean of the College of Natural Resources named to Forestry Association board
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-25)
Mike Kelly, dean of Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, has been appointed as an ex-officio member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Forestry Association (VFA). The VFA is a private, non-profit organization ...
Remarkable Trees of Virginia project seeks tree nominations
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-07)
Virginia Tech forestry professor and extension specialist Jeffrey Kirwan and outdoor author/lecturer Nancy Ross Hugo are on a two-year search to find Virginia's special trees. "We're asking citizens to search their communities ...
23rd Annual Mudbass Classic Tournament to be held Saturday
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-27)
The Virginia Tech Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and the Virginia Tech Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (AFS) will host the 23rd Annual Mudbass Classic Tournament on Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Virginia begins Master Naturalist program emphasizing volunteer training
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-24)
A new partnership in the state, the Master Naturalist Program, is a grass-roots effort to train a cadre of volunteers who will work in their local communities to improve the environment.
College of Natural Resources professor briefs Capitol Hill on mining issues
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-09)
Bill Hopkins, associate professor of fisheries and wildlife sciences at Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, told representatives on Capitol Hill last week that filling mines with the residues of coal combustion ...
Virginia Cooperative Extension hosts Forestry and Wildlife Field Tours
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-07)
Virginia Cooperative Extension and Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, in collaboration with Virginia's natural resource agencies, companies, and associations, will be holding their 30th Annual Fall Forestry and ...
New director of Center for Unit Load Design named
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-12-20)
Ralph L. Rupert of Blacksburg, Va., has been named the new director of the Center for Unit Load Design (CULD).
Forestry department seeks applicants for national fellowship in urban forestry
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-12-05)
The Garden Club of America has again selected Virginia Tech's forestry department to review and administer its recently established national urban forestry fellowship for qualified U.S. students. Virginia Tech has both ...
New doctorate program in geospatial and environmental analysis
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-24)
Beginning this fall, Virginia Tech will offer a one-of-a-kind Ph.D. program in geospatial and environmental analysis.