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International Energy Geopolitics, Bert Chapman Jun 2018

International Energy Geopolitics, Bert Chapman

Libraries Faculty and Staff Presentations

Overview of international energy geopolitical trends. Emphasizes the importance of the Persian Gulf, South China Sea, East China Sea, Russia, and the Arctic to U.S. and international economic and strategic developments. Stresses the continuing importance of fossil fuels in domestic and international energy consumption, the variety of energy sources being used by various global regions, the potential for military conflict over access to natural resources, and how emerging energy leaders will determine global energy, environmental, and international security developments.


A Socioeconomic Valuation Of Urban Wetland Ecosystems And Policy Recommendation For College Lake, Michael Dunmyer Apr 2018

A Socioeconomic Valuation Of Urban Wetland Ecosystems And Policy Recommendation For College Lake, Michael Dunmyer

Student Scholar Showcase

The current dilemma of College Lake offers a unique case study for how urban ecosystems can not only subsist within cities but provide pivotal functions for them as well. With the potential for a dam-breaching storm event increasing in possibility with each passing year, concerns regarding the structural integrity of the College Lake dam in Lynchburg, VA have arisen. Such concerns have led the City of Lynchburg to consider reinforcement or removal of the dam in order to mitigate flood risks along the Blackwater Creek floodplain. Since its formation following the installation of the Depression-era dam, however, College Lake has ...


Alternative Green Payment Policies Under Heterogeneity When Multiple Benefits Matter, Jinhua Zhao, Catherine L. Kling, Lyubov A. Kurkalova Jun 2003

Alternative Green Payment Policies Under Heterogeneity When Multiple Benefits Matter, Jinhua Zhao, Catherine L. Kling, Lyubov A. Kurkalova

CARD Presentations

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The Value Of Accurate, Field-Scale, Soil Carbon Assessment Technology: Conservation Tillage In Iowa, Lyubov A. Kurkalova, Catherine L. Kling, J. Zhao Nov 2002

The Value Of Accurate, Field-Scale, Soil Carbon Assessment Technology: Conservation Tillage In Iowa, Lyubov A. Kurkalova, Catherine L. Kling, J. Zhao

CARD Presentations

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