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    • Service Learning on the River: Educating for Sustainability in the NRV 

      Pearce, Annie (New River Symposium, 2017-05-16)
      The New River is influenced by a variety of pressures ranging from economic development and attendant environmental impacts, to changing community expectations and choices, to infrastructure investments by local government. ...
    • The Stroubles Creek Watershed: History of Development and Chronicles of Research 

      Younos, Tamim (New River Symposium, 2017-05-16)
      Dr. Younos launched the Stroubles Creek Watershed Initiative in 1999. The major goal of the Initiative was to provide research, educational, and service-learning opportunities to Virginia Tech students. A secondary goal ...
    • Unlocking New Insights into Riverscapes with Drone-based Laser Scanners 

      Hession, W. Cully (New River Symposium, 2019-04-12)
      Measurement of physical characteristics across space and time is essential for research and management of aquatic ecosystems. Physical parameters help us quantify and understand channel morphology, aquatic and riparian ...
    • Watauga High School Rain Garden—A Community Partnership 

      England, Laura (New River Symposium, 2017-05-16)
      Ongoing urban development in the Town of Boone has meant increasing coverage of pavement and other impervious surfaces. Local tributaries of the South Fork New River, like Hardin Creek, show symptoms of “urban stream ...