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Tools for remotely assessing riparian buffers protecting streams from sediment pollution
The study evaluated tools for remotely assessing the impact of riparian buffers protecting streams from sediment pollution by integrating Google Earth Pro and USLE to predict site specific soil erosion and integrating GIS, ...
An integrated GIS-spatial analysis of Atlanta's urban structure and urban space
This is an interdisciplinary study to examine Atlanta’s urban structure and urban space by integrating GIS and spatial analysis. This dissertation is comprised of three separated topics. First, in terms of urban structure, ...
Evaluation of the impact of government land use policies on tree canopy coverage in the Atlanta metropolitan statistical area
This thesis presents an analysis of the effectiveness of land use policies in reducing the change in the percent of tree canopy covering land in Atlanta Metropolitan Statistical Area during the period from 1991 to 2001. ...
Movement and behavior of whelks (Family Melongenidae) in Georgia coastal waters
Two studies were performed: 1) to examine whelk harvest potential and the pot efficiency of five types of traps and 2) to examine the movement and behavior of the knobbed whelk, Busycon carica (Gmelin 1791) on intertidal ...
Complex landscape analysis for satellite and field estimations of soil water content
Landscape assessment of soil moisture content is critical in understanding the hydrological cycle at the regional scale. In the hydrological cycle, soil moisture, is the amount of water present within the soil profile. ...