Abundance and Habitat Use of Winter Raptors on a Reclaimed Surface Mine in Southeastern Ohio
Ingold, Danny J. (2010-09)
Numerous studies have documented the benefits of reclaimed surface mines to breeding grassland birds, but few studies have focused on the use of such grasslands by winter raptors. I surveyed birds of prey along a driving ...
Evaluation of the Horizontal-to-Vertical Spectral Ratio (HVSR) Seismic Method to Determine Sediment Thickness in the Vicinity of the South Well Field, Franklin County, OH
Haefner, Ralph J.; Sheets, Rodney A.; Andrews, Robert E. (2010-09)
The horizontal-to-vertical spectral ratio (HVSR) seismic method involves analyzing measurements of ambient seismic noise in three dimensions to determine the fundamental site resonance frequency. Resonance is excited by ...
Determination of Soluble Phosphorus Content in Black Walnut Husk Compost via Formation of Molybdenum Blue
White, Jacob J.; Crosier, Joshua D. (2010-09)
Walnut fruit husk compost is a by-product of the commercial processing of walnuts. These outer husks collect into generous size piles and are normally left to decompose. Black walnut (Juglans nigra) husk compost was analyzed ...
Old Regrowth Forest Patches as Habitat for the Conservation of Avian Diversity in a Southwest Ohio Landscape
Means, Julianna L.; Medley, Kimberly E. (2010-09)
Landscape fragmentation and chronic habitat loss are potentially profound obstacles to the protection of mature forest birds in the eastern deciduous forest of the Corn Belt agricultural region. Because of the general ...