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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 ...
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. ...
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 ...