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Reducing the Conflict between Trees and Overhead Utility Lines through Public Awareness and Education
(Virginia Tech, 2016-09-08)
Trees in the built environment often have the potential to grow large enough to touch overhead utility lines, creating a dangerous interaction between the urban forest and utility infrastructure. The purpose of this project ...
Fertilization and Woody Plant Nutrition in the Context of the Urban Forest
(Virginia Tech, 1998-10-05)
Fertilization of urban trees is often based on traditional forestry objectives. These objectives and resultant attributes may not be desired in urban trees. The majority of research and the ensuing recommendations regarding ...
Stewardship Plan for Virginia Tech's Old-Growth Forest near Lane Stadium
(Virginia Tech, 2016-08)
The Stewardship Plan for Virginia Tech’s Old-Growth near Lane Stadium is a thorough compilation of essential tasks and prioritized recommendations for the protection and posterity of the urban old-growth forest patch, known ...
Japanese Garden Inventory and Management Plan for Maymont Park - Richmond, VA
(Virginia Tech, 2009-02-03)
A woody plant inventory was conducted at Maymont Park in Richmond, VA to assess species composition and plant condition of its Japanese garden. This garden has changed significantly over the years, thus requiring a plant ...
Strategies for Sustainable Development of Non-Timber Forest Products in Senegal
(Virginia Tech, 2001-10-22)
In recent years, forests have been increasingly recognized as rich reservoirs for many valuable biological resources. As a result of the devastation caused by drought, clearing land for agriculture, and overexploitation ...