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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 ...
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.
Session on manufacturing and marketing forest resources to be held in Richmond
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-03)
Virginia Tech assistant professor and wood products extension specialist Brian Bond along with professor and forest products marketing extension specialist Bob Smith will offer a unique training session on the manufacturing ...
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 ...
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.
College of Natural Resources assists with oral rabies vaccination project
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-08-07)
On August 8, 2006, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal Plant and Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Wildlife Services (WS), will begin releasing approximately 300,000 Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) ...
College of Natural Resources and Extension offer conference for woodlot owners
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-08-16)
Virginia Cooperative Extension at Virginia State University, in partnership with Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources and the Virginia Department of Forestry, will hold a conference for woodlot owners around the ...
Joseph Roggenbuck honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-06-13)
Joseph W. Roggenbuck of Blacksburg, Va., professor of forestry in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred with the title "professor emeritus" by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during the board's ...
Virginia Tech's 4-H forestry judging team finishes second in U.S.
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-08-15)
A team of four Virginia high-school youths, coached by faculty and alumni from Virginia Tech's <a href="http://www.cnr.vt.edu/">College of Natural Resources</a>, placed second in the 27th annual National 4-H Forestry Invitational.
Virginia Tech's Younos earns Water Drop Award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-06-21)
Tamim Younos, of Blacksburg, Va., interim director of the Virginia Water Resources Research Center (VWRRC) in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources recently received the Water Drop Award presented by the Southeast ...