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  • Argentina, J.E., P.L. Angermeier, and E.M. Hallerman. 2013. Population ecology of variegate darter
    (Etheostoma variatum) in Virginia. Final report to Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and
    Energy, Richmond, VA. Virginia Tech College of Natural Resources & Environment Reports Series,
    Number 2. 62 pp.
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  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2012. Monitoring of endangered Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) in Smith River upstream of Philpott Reservoir, on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers property. Final report submitted to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 21 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and P.L. Angermeier. 2012. Survey of the freshwater mollusk assemblages in the Little River, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Richmond, VA. 88 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H.( and P.L. Angermeier). 2012. Assessment of the distribution and abundance of Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) in the Dan River basin of Virginia. Final report to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Richmond, VA. 19 pp.
  • Adams, M.B., P.J. Edwards, W.M. Ford, T.M. Schuler, M. Thomas-Van Gundy and F. Wood. 2012. Fernow Experimental Forest: Research History and Opportunities. USDA Forest Service EFR-2. 26 p.
  • Kniowski, A., S. Gehrt and A. Silvis. 2012. Migratory flight paths of Lasiurine bats along Lake Erie. Technical Report. Submitted to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife. 40pp.
  • Anderson, G. B., M. C. Freeman, M.M. Hagler, and B. J. Freeman. 2012. Occupancy modeling and estimation of the holiday darter species complex within the Etowah River system. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 141(2): 34-45.
  • E. Toman, D.M. Hix, P.C. Goebel, S. Gehrt, R. Wilson, J. Sherry, A. Silvis, P. Nyamai, R. Williams. In Review.
    Synthesis of knowledge for hazardous fuels reduction in mixed red pine and eastern white pine forests in the
    Northern Lake States. Newton Square, PA: USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station General Technical
    Report.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2011. Survey of fishes at the Pittsylvania County Route 622 bridge over Cascade Creek, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2011. Survey of fishes at the Pittsylvania County Route 676 bridge over Whitehorn Creek, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2011. Survey of fishes at the Pittsylvania County Route 853 bridge over Sugartree Creek, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Krause, J.F. and W.M. Ford. 2010. Guidelines for assessing the condition of lands and waters managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. ERDC EMRRP Technical Note. 6 p
  • Carey, C. S. Carey, B. J. K. Ostby, R. J. Neves. 2011. A Qualitative Survey for Mussels in Lower Indian Creek: Follow-up Monitoring of the Route 460 Bridge Replacement Project (2006-2010). Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 25 pp.
  • E. Toman, D.M. Hix, P.C. Goebel, S. Gehrt, R. Wilson, J. Sherry, A. Silvis, P. Nyamai, R. Williams, S. McCaffrey. 2011. Fuel treatments in mixed-pine forests in the Great Lakes Region: A comprehensive guide to planning and implementation. Final Project Report (project number 09-2-01-22). Joint Fire Science Program. Columbus, OH: The School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University. 14 p.
  • Carey, C. S., B. J. K. Ostby, and R. J. Neves. 2010. A Qualitative Survey for Mussels in Lower Indian Creek: Follow-up Monitoring of the Route 460 Bridge Replacement Project, 2010 Annual Report. Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 13 pp.
  • Ostby, B. J. K. and R. J. Neves. 2010. Habitat Assessment at the Route 58 Bridge Crossing of the Middle Fork Holston River in Washington County. Project Number:0058-095-108, B607, B608, C504. Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 10 pp.
  • Roberts, J., P. Angermeier, and E. Hallerman. 2010. Survey of mitochondrial DNA variation in endangered Roanoke logperch (Percina rex). Final report to Virginia Dept of Game & Inland Fisheries. Submitted for USGS review.
  • Ostby, B.J.K., P.L. Angermeier, and R.J. Neves. 2010. Freshwater mussel survey in the upper North Fork Holston River, Virginia. Project report to United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Abingdon, VA. 57 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2010. Survey of fishes at the Scott County U.S. Route 58 bridge over North Fork Holston River and Hilton Creek, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 6 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2010. Survey of fishes and habitat at the Montgomery County Route 773 bridge over Roanoke River, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 5 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2010. Survey of fishes at the Bedford County Route 727 bridge over Crab Orchared Creek, Virginia. Project report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 5 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H., P.L. Angermeier, and E.M. Hallerman. 2009. Analysis of population genetics of Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) based on microsatellite markers. Final report to United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 35 pp.
  • Angermeier, P.L., K.L. Krueger, K.M. Mattson, and S.D. Klopfer. 2009. Development of an aquatic gap analysis for the upper Tennessee River basin. Project report to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 82 pp.
  • Frimpong, E.A. and P.L. Angermeier. 2009. Linking traits of at-risk fish species with types of human impact: a test of concept. Project report to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 24 pp.
  • Lapointe, N.W.R. and P.L. Angermeier. 2009. Movement, habitat use, nesting, and feeding of northern snakehead (Channa argus) in the Potomac River catchment. Project report to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 7 pp.
  • Frimpong, E.A. and P.L. Angermeier. 2009. Linking traits of at-risk fish species with types of human impact: a test of concept. Project report to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 24 pp.
  • Lapointe, N.W.R. and P.L. Angermeier. 2009. Movement, habitat use, nesting, and feeding of northern snakehead (Channa argus) in the Potomac River catchment. Project report to United States Geological Survey, Reston, VA. 7 pp.
  • Mattson, K.M, B. Ostby, P.L. Angermeier, and R.J. Neves. 2009. Cost-effective mussel restoration and conservation in TVA streams and tailwaters (contract supplement). Project report to Tennesse Valley Authority, Chattanooga, TN. 153 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and P.L. Angermeier. 2009. Reconnaissance surveys for native mussel habitat, James Spinymussel (Pleurobema collina), and other protected mussels in the upper James River, Botetourt County, Virginia. Project report to United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 51 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 205 ford crossing (Reid’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 205 ford crossing (Reid’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 205 ford crossing (Reid’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 205 ford crossing (Reid’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 205 ford crossing (Reid’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 206 ford crossing (Anderson’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 13 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 206 ford crossing (Anderson’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 13 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 770 ford crossing (Carter’s Ford), of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 12 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey and relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 770 ford crossing (Carter’s Ford), of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 12 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mollusks at the Route 282 crossing of Bluestone River, Tazewell County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond VA. 14 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mollusks at the Route 282 crossing of Bluestone River, Tazewell County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond VA. 14 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mussels at the proposed 208 bypass bridge crossing of the Po River, Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA . 17 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mussels at the proposed 208 bypass bridge crossing of the Po River, Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA . 17 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mussels at the Route 743 bridge crossing of the North Fork Rivanna River, Albarmarle County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 11 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mussels at the Route 743 bridge crossing of the North Fork Rivanna River, Albarmarle County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 11 pp.
  • Ostby, B.J.K. and R.J. Neves. 2008. Survey of freshwater mussels at the Route 817 ford crossing (Hannah’s Ford) of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to the Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2008. Habitat and fish surveys for Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) and orangefin madtom (Noturus gilberti) in North Fork Little Chestnut Creek, Franklin County, Virginia. Final report to Joyce Engineering, Inc., Greensboro, NC. 6 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 613 crossing of Big Moccasin Creek, Scott County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 705 ford crossing of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 9 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of freshwater mussels at the Route 817 ford crossing of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 10 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of the freshwater mussel fauna at the Route 652 bridge crossing of the Clinch River, Russell County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 9 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of the freshwater mussel fauna at the Route 770 ford crossing of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 7 pp.
  • Petty, M.A. and R.J. Neves. 2007. Survey of the freshwater mussel fauna at the Route 58 bridge crossing of the Middle Fork Holston River, Washington County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Lahey, A. M. and P. L. Angermeier. 2006. Range-wide assessment of habitat suitability for Roanoke logperch (Percina rex). Final report to Virginia Transportation Research Council, Charlottesville, VA. 54 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R. J. Neves. 2007. Augmentation and expansion of endangered freshwater mussel populations in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. Final Report to National Park Service, Oneida, TN. 45 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R. J. Neves. 2007. Population augmentation, expansion, and reintroduction of extripated species of endangered mussels in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Cumberland River system, Kentucky and Tennessee. Final Report to U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Asheville, N.C. 45 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2007. Surveys of habitat suitable for endangered Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) in streams crossed by proposed Transco gas pipeline extensions in Pittsylvania and Campbell counties, Virginia. Final report to ENSR, Houston, TX. 8 pp.
  • Petty, M. A. and R. J. Neves. 2007. Relocation of the freshwater mussel fauna at the Route 706 ford of Craig Creek, Botetourt County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 8 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R. J. Neves. 2007. Augmentation and expansion of endangered mussel populations in the Upper Tennessee and Cumberland River systems, Tennessee. Final Report to U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Asheville, N.C. 171 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H., P.L. Angermeier, and E.M. Hallerman. 2007. Development of microsatellite
    markers for study of Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) population genetic structure and viability.
    Final report to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Richmond, VA. 20 pp.
  • Mair, R., H. Dan, and R. J. Neves. 2007. Water quality analyses of Indian Creek. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 5 pp.
  • Petty, M. E. and R. J. Neves. 2007. Survey for the endangered James spinymussel in priority streams of the Dan River system, Pittsylvania, Halifax, and Patrick counties, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 21 pp.
  • M. E. Petty and R. J. Neves. 2006. An intensive survey for the endangered James spinymussel in the Potts Creek watershed, Craig and Alleghany counties, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 25 pp.
  • Helfrich, L. A. and R. J. Neves. 2006. America's freshwater insects: an aquatic, educational poster project. Final Report Product (Poster) to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and World Wildlife Fund.
  • Helfrich, L. A. and R. J. Neves. 2006. Fee fishing ponds and streams in Virginia. Extension Publication No. 420-720. 4 pp.
  • Henley, W. F. and R. J. Neves. 2006. Host species identification for the spectaclecase (Cumberlandia monodonta). Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bloomington, MN. 10 pp.
  • Neves, R. J. 2006. Developing water quality standards for the recovery of imperiled freshwater mussels. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA and Raleigh, NC. 88 pp.
  • Ostby, B. and R. J. Neves. 2006. Relocation of freshwater mussels from gas pipeline crossing of 6 streams in southwest Virginia. Final Report to TRC Solutions, Lowell, MA. 57 pp.
  • Helfrich, L. A., J. Parkhurst, and R. J. Neves. 2005. Guide to understanding and managing lakes: Part I (Physical measurements). Virginia Cooperative Extension Publication No. 420-538. 8 pp.
  • Gilbert, E. R., E. A. Wong, M. R. Vaughan, and K.E. Webb, Jr. 2006. Distribution and abundance of nutrient transport mDNA in the intestinal tract of the black bear. Submitted to Dr. Mike Tome for DOI policy review.
  • Lahey, A. M. and P. L. Angermeier. 2006. Habitat suitability for Roanoke logperch near Phipott Reservoir. Final Report to United States Army Corp of Engineers, Bassett, VA 19 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H. and P.L. Angermeier. 2006. Assessing impacts of the Roanoke River Flood Reduction Project on the endangered Roanoke logperch. Final report to United States Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington, NC. 44 pp.
  • Vaughan, M.R. 2006. Population and habitat ecology of Virginia's exploited black bear population. Final Report to VDGIF. 105 pp.
  • Bowler, S. and 15 coauthors. 2006. Development of building blocks to prescribe ecological flows for the Rivana River watershed. Final Report to The Nature Conservancy, Charlottesville, VA. 130 pp.
  • Lahey, A. M. and P.L. Angermeier. 2006. Survey for Roanoke logperch in the Roanoke and Meherrin river drainages, Virginia. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 21 pp.
  • Angermeier, P., D. Murphy, R. Spies, and D. Patten. 2005. ERPSB review of CALFED performance measures. Final Report to CALFED. Sacramento, CA. 14 pp.
  • Angermeier, P.L. 2005. Survey of the fish fauna and habitat near seven fords across Elliott Creek, Montgomery County, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Rash, J.M. and R.J. Neves. 2005. Monitoring and restoration program for mussels in the Nottoway River, following the asphalt spill in July 2002. Final Report to B.P. Short and Son, Petersburg, VA. 19 pp.
  • Cherry, D.S. T. W. Valenti, R.J. Currie, R.J. Neves, J.W. Jones, R.A. Mair, and C.M. Kane. 2005. Chlorine toxicity to early life stages of freshwater mussels. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 66 pp.
  • Helfrich, L.A., J. Parkhurst and R. Neves. 2005. Lake property owners guide to understanding and managing lakes: Part I (Physical measurements). Virginia Tech Extension Bulletin. 12 pp.
  • Helfrich, L.A., J. Parkhurst, and R. Neves. 2005. Managing spring wetlands for fish and wildlife habitat. Virginia Tech Extension Bulletin. 11 pp.
  • Ostby, B.K. and R.J. Neves. 2005. An evaluation of substratum and flow preferences to rare freshwater mussels in the upper Tennessee River drainage. Final Report to Tennessee Valley Authority, Chattanooga, TN. 202 pp.
  • Jones, J.W. and R.J. Neves. 2004. Survey of freshwater mussel populations in Indian Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Abingdon, VA. 33 pp.
  • Hua, D. and R.J. Neves. 2005. Cooperative research on the pink (purple) heelsplitter mussel (Potamilus alatus). Final Report to Freshwater Fisheries Research Center, Wuxi, China. 97 pp.
  • Liberty, A. and R.J. Neves. 2004. An evaluation of environmental suitability for survival and growth of juvenile and adult mussels at Buller Hatchery. Final Report to Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Richmond, VA. 150 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R.J. Neves. 2005. Species occurrence and habitat suitability survey for the endangered James spinymussel. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 114 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R.J. Neves. 2005. Survey of the Dan and Mayo River drainages in Virginia and North Carolina for a newly discovered spinymussel. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 38 pp
  • Henley, W.F. and R.J. Neves. 2005. Technology development for mussel propagation and release of juvenile mussels to historic habitats in the upper Tennessee River system. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Asheville, NC. 126 pp.
  • Jones, J.W., A.J. Liberty, R. Mair, and R.J. Neves. 2005. Life history and artificial culture of endangered mussels. Final Report to Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Nashville, TN. 214 pp.
  • Petty, M. and R.J. Neves. 2005. A survey for the newly discovered Dan spinymussel in the Dan, Mayo, and South Rives, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Transportation Research Council, Charlottesville, VA. 41 pp.
  • Roberts, J.H and P.L. Angermeier. November 2004. Monitoring for effects of KIK effluent on Roanoke logperch in Roanoke River. Final Report to U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 11 pp.
  • Rash, J.M. and R.J. Neves. 2004. A survey for freshwater mussel fauna within tributaries of Graham Creek Reservoir. Final Report to Hurt and Proffitt, Inc., Lynchburg, VA. 6 pp.
  • Rash, J.M. and R.J. Neves. 2004. A survey for freshwater mussel fauna within tributaries of the Ragged Mountain Reservoir. Final Report to Gannett Fleming, Inc., Fairfax, VA. 16 pp.
  • Rash, J.M. and R.J. Neves. 2004. A survey for freshwater mussel fauna within tributaries of the South Fork Rivanna Reservoir. Final Report to Gannett Fleming, Inc., Fairfax, VA. 26 pp.
  • Beier, P., M.R. Vaughan, M.J. Conroy, and H. Quigley. 2003. Ananalysis of scientific literature releated to the Florida Panther. Final Report to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, FL, USA. 202 pp.
  • Bridges, A., C. Olfenbuttel, D. Lee, and M. Vaughan. 2002. The Virginia Cooperative Alleghany Black Bear Study: population and habitat ecology of Virginia's exploited black bear population. Eighth Annual Report. 17pp.
  • McLaughlin, C.R. and M.R. Vaughan. 2002. Research needs and priorities for black bears in the eastern United States. Eastern Black Bear Workshop, 15:116-134.
  • Henley, W.F., J.W. Jones, J.L. Boyles, J.M. McLeod, and R.J. Neves. 2002. An evaluation of the suitability of the Cedar Bluff spill site for recovery of freshwater mussels, Clinch River, Tazewell County, Virginia. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gloucester, VA. 22 pp.
  • Rosenberger, A.E., and P.L. Angermeier. 2002. Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) population structure and habitat use. Final Report to VDGIF, Blacksburg, VA 100 pp.
  • Wills, J, and M.R. Vaughan. 2002. Method to monitor travel corridor use by black bears along the eastern boundary of the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Ecology and Transportation. Pp. 529-532.
  • Wheeler, A.P., A.E.K. Rosenberger, and P.L. Angermeier. 2002. Potential impacts of I-73 on stream habitat and biota, with emphasis on the endangered Roanoke logperch. Final Report to Virginians for Appropriate Roads, Floyd, VA.
  • Wills, J. and M.R. Vaughan. 2002. Method to monitor travel corridor use by black bears along the eastern boundary of the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Ecology and Transportation: 529-532.
  • Ben-David, M., S.I. Struthers, H.D. Moll, and M.R. Vaughan. 2002. Testing performance of the birth archive-tag on black bears: an increase or decrease. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Biotelemetry 15:442-449
  • Angermeier, P.L. 2001. Survey of the fish fauna at the Mecklenburg County Route 600 bridge over Allen Creek, Virginia. Final Report to VDOT, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Angermeier, P.L. 2001. Survey of the fish fauna at the Mecklenburg County Route 686 bridge over an unnamed tributary of Butcher Creek, Virginia. Final Report to VDOT, Richmond, VA. 4 pp.
  • Gatenby, C.M. and R.J. Neves. 2001. Optimal feeding conditions for maintaining captive unionids. Final Report to U.S. Fish and WildlifeService, Cookeville, TN. 16 pp.
  • Helfrich, L.A., R.J. Neves, and J. Parkhurst. 2001. Commercial frog farming. Virginia Cooperative Extension Publication No. 420-255. 4 pp.
  • Helfrich, L.A., R.J. Neves, and J. Parkhurst. 2001. Liming acidified lakes and ponds. Virginia Cooperative Extension Publication 420-254. 6pp.
  • Angermeier, P.L., S.N. Luoma, and P.B. Moyle. 2001. Summary of CALFED's Workshop on Splittail. Final Report to CALFED, Sacramento, CA. 8pp.
  • Beck, K.M., and R.J. Neves. 2001. Propagation studies of the endangered dwarf wedgemussel. Final Report to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Raleigh, NC. 63 pp.
  • Helfrich, L.A., J. Parkhurst, and R.J. Neves. 2001. The control of burrowing crayfish in ponds. Virginia Cooperative Extension Publication 420-253. 3 pp.
  • Jones, J. and R.J. Neves. 2001. Release of endangered juvenile mussels in Tennessee and Virginia. Ellipsaria 3(1):18.
  • Helfrich, L.A. and R.J. Neves. 2001. Stream riparian restoration video. Half-hour video to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Asheville, NC.
  • Angermeier, P.L. and A.E. Rosenberger. 2000. A survey of the fish fauna at three sites on the Nottaway River in Fort Pickett, Virginia. Final Report to Conservation Management Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia. 7pp.
  • Ensign, W.E. and R.J. Neves. 2000. Re-survey of the James spinymussel (Pleurobema collina) population in the South Fork Potts Creek, Monroe County, Weest Virginia. Final Report, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Elkins, WV. 18 pp.
  • Vaughan, M.R., S. Klenzendorf, A. Bridges, D. Lee, D. O'Neill, and C. Olfenbuttel. 2000. Sixth Annual Report of the Cooperative Alleghany Bear Study. Report to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. 28pp.
  • Hallerman, E., M. Culver, and M. Vaughan. 2000. Genetic characterization of black bears at White River National Wildlife Refuge. Final Report to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Jackson, MS. 43pp.
  • Angermeier, P. L. 1999. A survey of the fish fauna at the U.S. Route 220 bridge (in Rocky Mount), Pigg River, Virginia. Final Report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA.
  • Angermeier, P. L. 1999. Book reviews. Freshwater Biology 42:759-760. Review of Patterns in Freshwater Fish Ecology by W. J. Matthews (1998).
  • Angermeier, P. L. 1999. Surveys of the fish fauna at the Bedford County Route 24 bridges over West Fork Beaverdam Creek, Beaverdam Creek, and East Fork Beaverdam Creek. Virginia. Final report to Virginia Department of Transportation, Richmond, VA.
  • Ensign, W. E., P. L. Angermeier, B. W. Albanese, and G. H. Galbreath. June 2000. Pre-construction monitoring of the endangered Roanoke logperch (Percina rex) for the Roanoke River Flood Reduction Project: Phase 3. Final Report to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington, NC.
  • Cyterski, M. J., J. J. Ney, and R. J. Neves. 2000. Determination of the trophic support capacity of reservoirs for piscivorous fishes. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC, U.S.A.
  • Ensign, W. E., and R. J. Neves. 2000. Re-survey of the James spinymussel population in the South Fork Potts Creek, Monroe County, West Virginia. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Elkins, WV, U.S.A.
  • Gatenby, C. M., and R. J. Neves. 2000. Ingestion and assimilation of algae by freshwater mussels. Final Report to Biological Resources Division of U.S.G.S., Denver, CO, U.S.A.
  • Henley, W. F., M. A. Patterson, R. J. Neves, and A. D. Lemley. 2000. Effects of sedimentation and turbidity on lotic food webs: a concise review for natural resource managers. Reviews in Fisheries Science 8(2):125-139.
  • Henley, W. F., R. J. Neves, L. L. Zimmerman, and R. Winterringer. 1999. A survey of freshwater mussels in the Middle Fork Holston River, Virginia. Banisteria 14:15-24.
  • Jones, J. W., M. A. Patterson, C. R. Good, A. DiVittorio, and R. J. Neves. 2000. A survey to evaluate the status of freshwater mussel populations in the upper Clinch River, Virginia. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Abingdon, VA, U.S.A.
  • Zimmerman, L. L., and R. J. Neves. 2000. Tank culture of juvenile freshwater mussels. Final Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Asheville, NC, U.S.A.
  • Vaughan, M. R., S. Klenzendorf, R. Gray, and D. O'Neill. 2000. The Cooperative Allegheny Bear Study, Fifth Annual Report to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, Richmond, VA. 39 pp.
  • Odom, Richard H., Jr.; McNab, W. Henry. 2000. Using Digital Terrain Modeling to Predict Ecological Types in the Balsam Mountains of Western North Carolina. Res. Note SE-8. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 12 p.
  • Odom, Richard H. 1998. Developing a forest land classification system from digital elevation models: methodology, evaluation and application. SoFor GIS ’98: Proceedings of the Southern Forestry Geographic Information Systems Conference, Athens, GA, October 27-29, 1998.
 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 2

Masters Students: 11

Phd Students: 5

Post Docs: 3

University Staff: 1

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 13

Scientific Publications: 70

Presentations: 121

 

Virginia Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  2. U.S. Geological Survey
  3. Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
  4. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  5. Wildlife Management Institute