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Conceptual and Epistemological Undercurrents of Learning as a Process of Change
In the preparation and education of civil engineers it is essential to both increase student knowledge of the world (conceptual understanding), but also to establish and develop new ways of thinking (epistemology). Both ...
A Multi-Regional Evaluation of Nutritional Condition and Reproduction in Elk
We examined the role of nutrition on productivity in elk (Cervus elaphus) by estimating nutritional condition of 861 individual female elk in 2114 capture events from 21 herds across Washington, Oregon, Wyoming, Colorado, ...
An economic analysis of intersectoral water allocation in southeastern Sri Lanka
This dissertation analyzes current patterns and expected benefits of allocation of water in Kirindi-Menik-Kumbukkan composite river basin in southeastern Sri Lanka. The Veheragala Diversion Project changed the historical ...
Social dimensions of urban resilience to climate change
<p>Climate change is one of the most crucial challenges worldwide, and especially for local governments, since its potential impacts are felt and have to be dealt with at the local level. Climate change involves uncertainty ...
POST-CALDERA VOLCANISM IN YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK: PETROGENESIS OF THE INTRACALDERA UPPER BASIN MEMBER OF THE PLATEAU RHYOLITE AND EXTRA-CALDERA MINGLED MAGMA COMPLEXES
The Plateau Rhyolite erupted following the last large Yellowstone caldera collapse and may have erupted from a rejuvenating magmatic system. Our preferred model for rhyolite genesis is by assimilation of continental crust ...