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Collins, Beverly


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A feasibility assessment of native ferns for phytoremed[i]ation of arsenic 2012 664 Arsenic contamination is a world-wide concern. In the past, soil contaminated with arsenic was removed using heavy equipment resulting in the destruction of the environment. However, in recent years a new method, phytoremediation, removes arsenic and...
Habitat analysis of a disjunct population of the Carolina northern flying squirrel (Glaucomys sabrinus coloratus) 2012 810 The northern flying squirrel Glaucomys sabrinus occurs in a variety of forest types over most of North America, with disjunct populations in the southern Appalachians, Black Hills, southern Rocky Mountains, and Sierra Nevada (Wells- Gosling and He...
Holocene environmental history of Panthertown Valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina 2014 73 Panthertown is a high-elevation valley in the Nantahala National Forest, and is one of few sites in western North Carolina with natural wetlands. Radiocarbon dating of multiple cores at a Panthertown valley wetland shows continuous deposition through...