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Policy Communication And The Influence Of Agricultural Communities On Karst Landscapes: A Case Study In Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, Vietnam, Elizabeth Willenbrink Apr 2018

Policy Communication And The Influence Of Agricultural Communities On Karst Landscapes: A Case Study In Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, Vietnam, Elizabeth Willenbrink

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

Karst landscapes are vulnerable to human influence, especially agricultural practices. The interconnectedness between surface activities and subsurface environments make karst landscapes particularly susceptible to soil erosion and water contamination. The likelihood of these two phenomena happening increases when agricultural intensification, irrigation, or fertilizer application occurs. This situation arises frequently in Vietnam, where 18% of the country is karst terrain and 60% of the population depends on agriculture for their livelihoods (Farming First 2009). In order to mitigate the negative consequences of agriculture on karst landscapes, effective implementation of policy to regulate human activities and increased communication of these policies to ...


An Adaptive Visual Learning Approach For Waterborne Disease Prevention In Rural West Africa, Jonathan Le Mar Oglesby Apr 2016

An Adaptive Visual Learning Approach For Waterborne Disease Prevention In Rural West Africa, Jonathan Le Mar Oglesby

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

Depleted water supplies, along with industrial and human waste, are driving a world water crisis that poses a growing risk to food markets, energy production, political stability, and human health (Global Water Security 2012). One obvious example of the this crisis is the more than 1 billion people who obtain their drinking water from contaminated sources (WHO/UNICEF 2006; Clasen et al. 2008). With a projected increase of 1.3 billion people between now and 2050, Africa will add more to the global population than any other world region (Haub and Kaneda 2013). For this research, visual learning design factors ...


University-Community Partnerships For Environmental Safety And Sustainability, John W. Vick, Carol Norton Jul 2011

University-Community Partnerships For Environmental Safety And Sustainability, John W. Vick, Carol Norton

Education for Sustainability Summer Institute

No abstract provided.


Ua3/9/5 Speech To The Kentucky/Tennessee Section Of The American Water Works Association, Wku President's Office Oct 2003

Ua3/9/5 Speech To The Kentucky/Tennessee Section Of The American Water Works Association, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Speech delivered by WKU president Gary Ransdell regarding the WKU Center for Water Resource Studies, WKU's Technical Assistance Center for Wastewater and the Circuit Rider Program.


Bill #92-09-F - Contractual Agreement For Adopt-A-Spot Program, Wku Student Government Association Oct 1992

Bill #92-09-F - Contractual Agreement For Adopt-A-Spot Program, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Bill regarding Adopt-a-Spot litter program on Western Kentucky University campus.


A Position Paper Of Environmental Education For Nelson County, Geneva B. Hunt Aug 1974

A Position Paper Of Environmental Education For Nelson County, Geneva B. Hunt

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

The results of a survey, concerning environmental education taken of the educators of the Nelson County School System, indicated a need for environmental education workshops and classes.

The status of environmental education in the nation and in Kentucky were studied and compared. A research was done of the status of environmental education in Nelson County, and implications were drawn for implementing environmental education in the Nelson County School System.

A tentative program for implementing environmental education in the Nelson Country schools was given, and a bibliography of resources and materials to be used in said program was included.


Ua3/3/1 Memo Re: Environmental Commission, David Porter May 1970

Ua3/3/1 Memo Re: Environmental Commission, David Porter

WKU Archives Records

Memo from Associated Student Government vice president David Porter to WKU faculty members regarding ASC Bill No. 3 Environmental Commission. The bill is attached.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 46, Wku Student Affairs May 1970

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 46, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU Campus Newspaper Reporting Campus, Athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky News. This issue contains articles:

  • Sutherland, David. Regents Okay Plans for Married Housing
  • Dr. J.P. Cornette to Deliver Spring Commencement
  • Two Comic Operas Billed to Begin Thursday Night
  • Dr. Hubert Marshall to Speak on Campus Tuesday
  • Star Performers to Bow Out – Kathy Walters, Bill Nelson
  • Kappa Delta Seeks Okay for House
  • Western Coed to Represent State in Miss USA Contest – Joanna Smith
  • International Club to Elect Officers
  • Wendell Ford to Speak Here Tomorrow
  • Late Start Better Than None at All – Married Student Housing
  • Lack of Money Forces Candidates to ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 43, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1970

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 43, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU Campus Newspaper Reporting Campus, Athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky News. This issue contains articles:

  • Conrad, Peggy. Three-Day Seminar Probes Down to Earth Problems
  • Foreign Policy Conference Set Tomorrow at WKU
  • Hightower, Paul. Associated Students Congress to Seek Ratification of Four Constitution Changes
  • Collegiate Journalists to Convene Here Today
  • Adpi 500’ to End Greek Week
  • Miller, Joyce. Terry Miller Crowned Greek Goddess
  • Potter, Jerry. Triangular Alignment Will Dominate Future World Affairs – John Stoessinger
  • Forcing Underclassmen to Live in Dorms Absurd
  • Pidgeon, Patrick, et al. Attacks Scheduling – Greek Week
  • Lewis, Lynette. Compliments Spotlights
  • Simpson, Steven. Backs James Dowd
  • Goodwin, Sarah & David ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 42, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1970

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 42, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU Campus Newspaper Reporting Campus, Athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky News. This issue contains articles:

  • Environmental Discussions Seek Ways to Save the Earth
  • Blood, Sweat, Tears, Concert Set Saturday
  • U.S.-Soviet Affairs Lecture Set Tonight – John Stoessinger
  • Paper, Yearbook Applications Due
  • Todd, Tom. Enthusiastic Reception Welcomes Southern Folk Festival Performers
  • Miller, Joyce. Greeks Continue Spirited Jousting
  • Environmental Teach-In is Designed to Inform
  • Visitor’s Parking Should Be Added
  • Dowd, James. Answers Vendetta – Military Recruiters
  • Ferguson, Brent. Disagrees with Disagrees – Military Recruiters
  • Bennett, Ellen. Breathing Air May Be Hazardous to Your Health
  • Population Boom: Challenge of 70’s
  • Litter Causes ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 41, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1970

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 41, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU Campus Newspaper Reporting Campus, Athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky News. This issue contains articles:

  • Walls, Gary. Three-Day Environment Probe Begins with Sessions Monday
  • Miller, Joyce. Festive Week Begins Sunday for Greeks
  • Veterans Village to Succumb to University Expansion
  • Applications Due Wednesday for Publications Positions
  • Greek Carnival Set Tomorrow
  • Western Holds Kentucky Education Association Breakfast
  • On Western Faculty 47 Years
  • Dr. Gordon Wilson Sr. Dies
  • Women’s Dorms to Study Problems of Students
  • Senior Art Exhibits on Display in Gallery
  • Cinema ’70 to Show ‘The Promoter’
  • Environmental Teach-In Deserves Wide Support
  • Ressler, Ed. Deplores Dorms
  • Watkins, Eddie. Wants Married Housing ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 40, Wku Student Affairs Mar 1970

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 49, No. 40, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU Campus Newspaper Reporting Campus, Athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky News. This issue contains articles:

  • Walls, Gary. Pollution to Get Full Airing During Environmental Teach-In
  • Smith, Don. Nine-Piece Puzzle Booked for April 25 – Blood, Sweat & Tears
  • Walls, Gary. Thoughts Turn Toward South as Awaited Break Approaches
  • New Body to Rest – College Heights Herald, IBM Computer
  • Hightower, Paul. Legislators Feel Independence During Session
  • Folk Festival to Return April 16
  • Applications Being Taken for Administrative Interns
  • Libraries Set Vacation Hours
  • Campus Mail Guidelines Need to Be Clarified
  • Dowd, Jim. Abhors Military Recruiters
  • Yell Leading Program Needs Re-Examination
  • Hawkinson, Kristi. College Editors Take ...