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Influences of land use on the structure and function of headwater streams: A multiple scale analysis
(Virginia Tech, 2000-07-21)
The structure and function of stream ecosystems may be strongly influenced by land-use practices within watersheds. The magnitude of land-use impacts may depend upon the spatial arrangement of development in watersheds. ...
Land use influences on benthic invertebrate assemblages in southern Appalachian agricultural streams
(Virginia Tech, 1998-05-14)
I investigated the role of land use in structuring benthic invertebrate assemblages in agricultural streams in the French Broad River drainage in western North Carolina. I sampled six agricultural streams (3 with cleared ...
Investigating Historical and Contemporary Land Cover Effects on Macroinvertebrate Communities and Water Quality of Virginia Piedmont Streams
(Virginia Tech, 2014-09-17)
I investigated the relationships between historical and contemporary land cover and macroinvertebrate communities, water quality, and nutrient levels in 10 streams in a historically agricultural region of the Virginia ...