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Gene Flow and Dispersal Among Populations of the Stonefly Peltoperla tarteri (Plecoptera: Peltoperlidae) in the Southern Appalachians
(Virginia Tech, 2000-11-14)
Despite a number of recent studies focused on the issue, patterns of stream insect dispersal in temperate streams of North America remain poorly understood. Movement of benthic invertebrates is notoriously difficult to ...
Characterization of the Vegetation and Soil of the Forest Communities at Camp Brookside in Summers County, West Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2004-12-07)
Camp Brookside, a seasonal island, is located on the floodplain of the New River in Summers County, West Virginia. This island hosts several rare plant species and a rare plant community known as a riverside flat rock plant ...
Evaluation of Current Management Strategies for the New River, Virginia, Muskellunge Fishery: Modeling the Effect of Alternative Harvest Regulations and Habitat Selection
(Virginia Tech, 2005-04-01)
The purpose of this research was to evaluate current management strategies for the New River, Virginia, muskellunge Esox masquinongy fishery, which is the premier muskellunge fishery in the state. The primary objectives ...
Blacksburg Freshwater Heritage: A Conceptual Plan to Highlight History, Heritage and Environmental Stewardship at Owens Street, Spout Springs, and Five Chimneys Park
(Virginia Tech. Community Design Assistance Center, 2009-06)
The Community Design Assistance Center worked with a team of project stakeholders to develop conceptual master plans for three town-owned properties: Spout Spring Park, Five Chimneys Park, and Owens Park. Each site contains ...
Urban Stream Daylighting: Design Application to Stroubles Creek, Blacksburg, Virginia
(Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2007-08)
Implementing Watershed-Based Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management: Case Study in Blacksburg, Virginia
(Virginia Water Resources Research Center, 2009-07)
Modification of single-walled carbon nanotube electrodes by layer-by-layer assembly for electrochromic devices
(American Institute of Physics, 2008-04-01)
We have studied the morphological properties and electrochromic (EC) performance of polythiophene multilayer films on single wall carbon nanotube (SWCNT) conductive electrodes. The morphology for different numbers of ...
Detection probabilities and local population demographics of fishes in urbanized and forested streams of the New River basin, Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2009-12-15)
Aquatic biodiversity continues to decline as humans modify the landscape. A population-level approach is necessary to address the mechanisms of impairment in urban stream habitats. When estimating population-level ...
The Appalachian Power Company Along the New River: The Defeat of the Blue Ridge Project in Historical Perspective
(Virginia Tech, 2006-05-11)
The Appalachian Power Company is an operating company of the American Electric Power Company, the largest electricity producing private electric system in the United States since 1953. The Appalachian Power Company held ...
New constraints on the late Cenozoic incision history of the New River, Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2004-06-17)
The New River crosses the core of the ancient, tectonically quiescent Appalachian orogen as it follows its course through North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. It is ideally situated to record the changes in geomorphic ...