Prior Undergraduate Projects at Blandy Experimental Farm

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2021 Cebral-Marani, Clara; George Mason University
The Role of Host Color Perception in Egg Recognition
2021 Gilmore, Anne; Rockhurst University
What makes one pond better than another? The role of plants and algae on interactions between larval dragonflies and diving-water beetles
2021 Kane, Syntyche; Howard University
Ants on Plants: Costs and Benefits of Extrafloral Nectaries in Black-eyed Peas, Vigna unguiculata Walp. (Fabaceae)
2021 Mollins, Zane; Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Variable impact of soil nematodes on above-ground herbivores of Apocynum cannabinum and Asclepias syriaca
2021 Murray, Mia; Wheaton College
Testing Pollen-Host Specialization in Osmia texana
2021 Nagarajan-Swenson, Jaya; Mount Holyoke College
It's (on) the bee's knees! The effect of local habitat and time on pollen foraging efficiency in Bombus impatiens.
2019 Serrano-Perez, Madaris; Universidad de Puerto Rico Humacao Campus
Effects of Artificial Light at Night on the Behavior and Performance of the Monarch Butterfly Caterpillar, Danaus plexippus
2019 O'Neil, Kiera; Washington & Jefferson College
Chemical interactions influence growth of native prairie plants
2019 Grover, Emma; University of Virginia
The Effects of Thiamethoxam on Bombus impatiens Foraging Efficiency
2019 Wilkin, Emma-Jeanne; Howard University
The path of least resistance: Interpond movement of Eastern Painted Turtles (Chrysemys picta picta) during a period of high habitat connectivity
2019 Velasco, Monica; California Baptist University
Plant Chemical Variation and the Effectiveness of Rhizobia Mutualists
2019 Wolf, Benjamin; Chatham University
How do native warm-season fields and fallow cool-season fields affect collected pollen species and nutrient content in Bombus impatiens?
2019 Gastelum, Stephanie; Northern Arizona University- Yuma
New Insights on Conopid Life History Using Novel Laboratory Techniques
2019 Entner, Shalom; Howard University
Alteration of Wing Pattern Elements in Nymphalidae by Host Plant Chemicals
2019 Ubinas, Adalberto Luis; University of Puerto Rico , Humacao
Buzzing at night?: Understanding overnighting behavior in bumblebees and it causes
2019 Ruffins, Olivia; Beloit College
Analysis of Plant Usage in Declining bumble bee ( Bombus spp. ) Populations in Northern Virginia through Pollen Analysis
2018 Abiodun, Oluwashore; Baltimore City Community College
The influence of the dual inoculation with rhizobium and arbuscular mycorrhiza on plant fitness and pollinator visitation in Partridge pea, Chamaecrista fasciculata
2018 Emer, Lauren; North Carolina State University
Direct effects of light pollution on common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca, and indirect effects on a specialist herbivore, Danaus plexippus
2018 Miller, Geoffrey; Goshen College
Effects of light pollution on foraging preferences of larval monarch butterflies, Danaus plexippus, on common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca
2018 Alfonso-Galtes, Leonardo; Florida International University
Patterns of Bumblebee Foraging Throughout Summer
2018 Miller, Arquel; Howard University
Influence of Ni and Ca/Mg Ratios on Root Foraging in Serpentine Plants
2018 Rosenberg, Sophia; University of Virginia
Exploring Whether Native or Exotic Flora Influence Bumble Bee Foraging Efficiency and Colony Success
2018 Sanchez, Martha; California State University of Bakersfield
Rooting for Roots: Root Foraging Patterns of Serpentine Plants
2018 Zeitzer, Ilana; Dickinson College
The effects of mutualistic relationships with both arbuscular mycorrhizae and rhizobial bacteria on ant defense and herbivore performance on Chamaecrista fasciculata
2018 Best-Otubu, Chryston; University of Maryland Eastern Shore
The effect of predator personality on intraguild predation in aquatic insects
2018 Rutledge, Samantha; Kutztown University
Masters of Illusion: Do Brown-headed Cowbirds (Molothrus ater) Resemble Host Eggs in Nest-site Lighting Conditions?
2017 Gladfelter, Matthew; Rowan University
Timing is everything: The impact of landscape age on aquatic turtle population structure
2017 Harper, Devanie; Los Medanos College
Smile, You’re on Camera: Factors impacting resource return in Bombus impatiens
2017 Horne, Wadriann; Howard University
Determining the impact of conopid parasitoid flies on bumblebee longevity
2017 Lewis, Emma; University of Virginia
You’re pollen my leg: Diurnal changes in pollen resources and pollen collection
2017 Stephens, Paige; Southern Oregon University Honors College
Routes for roots: Nutrient foraging patterns in serpentine plants
2017 DiBiase, Elizabeth; Elizabethtown College
Testing the effects of light pollution on growth and intraspecific competition in common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca
2017 Ayres, Kaona; College of William and Mary
Effects of ozone on petunia flowers
2017 Okafor, Lauren; Howard University
A brighter future: How light pollution influences the attraction or repulsion of arthropods
2017 Martin, Emily; College of the Holy Cross
The response of herbivores to induced volatiles and inbreeding effects in Mimulus guttatus
2017 Opakunle, Aji; Saint Olaf College
Host plants interact with temperature to determine climate-induced developmental changes in butterfly wing patterns
2016 Slook, Madalyn; Kutztown University
Bringing Metal to a Slugfest: How Nickel Alters Plant Defenses Against Herbivory
2016 Ware-Gilmore, Fhallon; University of West Alabama
What’s Eating the Bee? Investigating bumble bees and their parasites in two landscape contexts
2016 Litz, Amelia; Humboldt State University
Developing an approach for testing systemic pesticides on solitary bees: Effects of sulfoxaflor on Megachile rotundata
2016 Rivera, Julia; University of Puerto Rico- Humacao
The role of trichomes and inbreeding in Mimulus guttatus in preference and performance of herbivores
2016 Leathers, Kyle; University of Virginia
Effects of an Antihistamine and an Insecticide on Intraguild Predation in Aquatic Insects
2016 De La Rosa, Amanda; St. Edwards University
Edaphic effects on constitutive & induced plant defenses on a Ni hyperaccumulator
2016 Alvarez, Sara; University of Florida
Blink! ka-ching?: Is there a predation cost to flashing in Photinus fireflies?
2016 Campbell, Amoi; Howard University
The sky's the limit: Light pollution and native vs. invasive plant competition
2016 Thompson, Preston; Bowling Green State University
How does nectar quality, pollen quality, flower size, flower shape, influence pollen collection of bumblebees (Bombus spp.) in northern Virginia?
2016 Sheinaus, Anna; Hampshire College
Bugs under the influence: The impact of bupropion and hydroxyzine on cannibalism and behavior in aquatic insects
2015 Keddy-Hector, Isabel; Bard College
The Effects of Edge Proximity on Butterfly Biodiversity
2015 Beigel, Katherine; The Ohio State University
Chemical and elemental defenses of Ni-hyperaccumulators (Brassicaceae) and their effects on the specialist herbivore Murgantia histrionica
2015 Bielecki, Coral; The University of Hawai‛i at Mānoa
Mechanisms Underlying Temperate Butterfly Diversity in Anthropogenic Habitats
2015 Glebocki, Marlena; Monmouth University
The Effects of Antihistamine Mixtures on Cannibalism in Larval Anax junius
2015 Graves, Emily; Allegheny College
Light Pollution: Are herbivores and nocturnal pollinators “blinded by the light”?
2015 Heitsch, Samantha; University of Virginia
Does Presence of Parasites Contribute to Virginia Bee Decline?
2015 McGee, Earyn; Howard University
Exposure to low levels of a common antihistamine do not strongly influence predator-prey interactions in larval odonates
2015 Pheil, Avery; Scripps College
Picky pollinators: Resource availability not reflected in pollen foraging choice of bumble bees (Bombus spp.) in northern Virginia
2015 Taylor, Chynna; Mt. Holyoke College
Does Restoration Affect Parasite Levels in Bumblebees?
2015 Ware, Kyaira; Howard University
Tree of Heaven? …or Tree of Hell? : The effect of Ailanthus altissima on nitrogen uptake in Robinia pseudoacacia
2014 Hauser, Emma; Earlham College
Beyond the visible : The effects of soil moisture and soil nitrogen on leaf characteristics and leaf spectral profiles of the invasive plant Dahurian buckthorn (Rhamnus davurica)
2014 Ward, Jennifer; University of North Georgia
Do Invasive Plants Impact Abundance and Trophic Composition of Deciduous Forest Detrital Communities?
2014 Ruiz, Jorge; University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez
Spatio-temporality of the earthworm community in an ephemeral wetland
2014 McIntosh, Sarah; University of Virginia
Does conopid parasitism cause bumble bees to collect less pollen and stay out overnight?
2014 McDermott, Carolyn; Buena Vista University
Plant herbivore interactions and The roles of leaf defenses and nutrients
2014 Majane, Alex; St. Mary's College of Maryland
Web bling: do orb-weaving spiders (Araneae: Araneidae) exploit firefly (Lampyridae) mating signals?
2014 Johnson, Stephen; Canisius College
The Impact of Herbivore Regulation on the Competitive Outcome between Ailanthus altissima and Robinia pseudoacacia
2014 Gibson, Dan; Luther College
Safety in Diversification: Shared prey survival increases with predator size structure and species diversity
2014 Cuff, Jalyse; Howard University
Does Size Matter?  Fecundity and Longevity in Symmetrischema lavernella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
2014 Aponte, Laura; University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez
Thyme is on my side: Exploring the role of terpenes in mediating above- and below-ground interactions in cowpea Vigna unguiculata(Fabaceae)
2013 Allert, Mattea; University of Wisconsin Platteville
The Effect of Parasitism on Thermoregulation in Bumblebees
2013 Binninger, Sean; New College of Florida
Allelopathic effects of the invasive Ailanthus altissima (tree of heaven) on the native nitrogen-fixer Robinia pseudoacacia (black locust)
2013 Carrera, Roberto; University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez
Distribution of earthworms between native and invasive habitats
2013 Carter, Shannon; Baylor University
Effects of habitat complexity on intraguild predation and cannibalism in an assemblage of size-structured predators
2013 Emerson, Amber; Howard University
Prey consumption and effects on performance in the specialist frugivore Heliothis subflexa
2013 Kraus, Carmen; University of Georgia
Density dependent regulation of survival and reproduction in dogbane beetles and underlying host-plant interactions
2013 Link, Rosabeth; Dickinson College
The Sweet Smell of Insect Pheremones? The role of volatiles in the attraction of pollinators to Mimulus guttatus
2013 Pekarcik, Adrian; Ohio Wesleyan University
Fitness consequences of thymol\'s impact on nodulation in Medicago sativa L. (Fabaceae) and Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp. (Fabaceae)
2013 Slatosky, Amber; Idaho State University
Prevalence of parasitism and size of parasites in torpid bumble bees found away from their colony
2013 Stuligross, Clara; Earlham College
Plight of the Bumblebee: Assessing Risk of Parasitism in Foragers
2012 Moorhouse, Amy; Minnesota State University Moorhead
Nipped in the Bud: New Groundcherry Moth Performs Better as a Frugivore than a Budworm
2012 Davis, Staige; University of Virginia
Gravediggers: Parasitoid Manipulation of Bumble Bee Host Behavior and Selection for Host Body Size
2012 Grandinetti, Megan; Kutztown University
Does prey availability affect predator-prey interactions in an assemblage of size structured top predators?
2012 Harrigan, Calyn; Howard University
The effects of inbreeding on plant-herbivore interactions: Mimulus guttatus resistance mechanisms and tolerance in response to herbivory
2012 Hayleck, Monika; Elon University
Endozoochorous Dispersal by White-tailed Deer at Blandy Experimental Farm
2012 McCabe, Casey; Earlham College
Variability in soil CO2 efflux across three distinct land cover types and in relation to environmental factors
2012 Norwood, Karis; Howard University
Effects of size structure on behavioral interactions between intraguild predators
2012 Ocasio, Kristin; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
Population structure of the dogbane beetle Chrysochus auratus: effects of patch size, isolation, and quality
2012 Repollet, Patricia; University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez
Can grasshoppers reduce herbivory on plants they don't like to eat?
2012 Ruiz, Dawn; University of Central Florida
Climate Change and the 'Hungry Season': Nodulation, Growth, and Reproduction in Early Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata), Fabaceae
2011 Nifosi, Johanna; Universidad Metropolitana
Main factors limiting population growth of Lema daturaphila
2011 Paine, Kellen; Earlham College
Thieves or friends: Are specialist bees more efficient at removing pollen than generalists?
2011 LeCroy, Kathryn; Birmingham - Southern College
Assessment of the reproductive fitness costs of plant defense investments and inbreeding in Mimulus guttatus
2011 Lee, De'Ashia; Howard University
The volatile composition differences found in sterile and fertile male anthers in Mimulus guttatus contribute to inbred discrimination by Bombus impatiens
2011 Firebaugh, Ariel; Roanoke College
The effect of landscape structure on male gypsy moth densities
2011 Wayland, Hilary; University of Virginia
The effects of gypsy moth defoliation and Bacillus thuringiensis on Coleoptera diversity in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
2011 Lamoreaux, Gabrielle; Allegheny College
Fungal endophyte-grass interactions in a restored meadow
2011 Orozco, Jessica; San Francisco State University
Diet and diversity: Bumblebee (Bombus spp.) foraging dynamics and community response to flowering plant diversity in Virginia grassland meadows
2011 Oquendo, Luis; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
How do body size variation among predators and the type of top predator affect the survival of prey in larval odonate communities?
2011 Rodriguez, Veronica; University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez
The effects of thymol on microbial symbioses in alfalfa Medicago sativa (Fabaceae)
2010 Cruz-Maysonet, Stephanie; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
Does a shift to small flowers in annual groundcherries leave specialist pollinators behind?
2010 Roybal, Carla; Prescott College
The dark side of sunflowers: What limits the pollinators of Helianthus annuus?
2010 Betancourt, Natalia; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
Edge effects on predation of gypsy moth pupae
2010 Tawes, Brittany; Rowan University
The role of pollen quality, quantity, and anther size on the attraction of Bombus impatiens pollinators to Mimulus guttatus
2010 Dale, Erin; University of Virginia
The influence of stomatal morphology on gas exchange of native and invasive mid-Atlantic tree species
2010 Stenoien, Carl; Gustavus Adolphus College
Larval odonate predation on free swimming cercariae: effects of predator density, prey diversity, and prey type
2010 Negash, Sara; Howard University
Ni effects on growth and physical defense in Alyssum hyperaccumulators
2010 Walton, Daniel; Centre College
Invasion patterns and ecosystem impacts of Rhamus davurica (Dahurian buckthorn)
2010 Kawecki, Stephanie; Loyola Marymount University
Effects of top predator identity and cannibalism on intraguild predation in larval odonates
2010 Mincey, Katherine; Georgia Southern University
Physical and elemental defenses of nickel hyperaccumulators and their effects on herbivory
2009 Ervin, Kiona; Howard University
Edaphic and density effects on competitive ability in the Ni-hyperaccumulator Alyssum murale
2009 Vanderbilt, Carla; Stetson University
How gray catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) vocalizations vary with habitat and experience
2009 Rathman, Ashley; Kutztown University
The role of song in male-male competition in gray catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis)
2009 Anderson, Rachel; College of William & Mary
Impact of top predator size structure on intraguild predation in larval odonates
2009 Rivera, Ricardo; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
What's eating you? How predators, parasitoids and cannibals combine to suppress populations of the herbivore Lema daturaphila
2009 Yeary, Hollace; Kent State University
Are plant-pollinator interactions mediated by defensive chemistry?
2009 Vu, Joceline; University of Virginia
I think she's compensating for something! A case of anther envy in the seemingly perfect world of Mimulus guttatus
2009 Cole, Julia; Skidmore College
Defense by ducking: investigations of a novel herbivore-resistance trait in tall goldenrod (Solidago altissima)
2009 Slater, MariAnn; Northern Arizona University
Removal of an invasive forb: The role of native biodiversity in restoration
2009 Bernhardt, Samuel; Wesleyan University
Plasticity of flowering pattern in Passiflora incarnata
2009 Stanonik, Timothy; University of Virginia
Investigations into the life history and impact of a lepidopteran frugivore
2008 Engel, Daniel; Calvin College
Factors affecting nest predation of gray catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis)
2008 Middaugh, Chris; Lyon College
Impact of Size Structure on Predator-Prey Interactions Among Larval Odonates
2008 Cornell, Cristina; University of Virginia
The Effect of Spatial Scale and Shared Prey Density on Intraguild Predation in Aquatic Invertebrates
2008 McColley, Carwayna; Bennett College for Women
The effect of the removal of an invasive species on native species diversity
2008 Guzman, Diana; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
The roles of floral resource proximity to nesting substrate in wild bee nest-site selection
2008 Aviles, Tania; University of Puerto Rico Bayamon
Measures of Matrix Conductance for Fruit Feeding Nymphalid Butterflies
2008 Soper, Alysha; Luther College
The effects of the tachinid, Myiopharus infernalis, on the population dynamics of Lema daturaphila (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
2008 Kissell, Alisha; Ohio Wesleyan University
Seedling herbivory in the nickel hyperaccumulator, Alyssum murale
2008 Spratte-Lennington, Kelly; Transylvania University
Signaling in catbirds: A test for the role of song and plumage color in intra- and inter- gender communication
2008 Meier, Linnea; Earlham College
The effects of isolation and plant population size on host-specialist interactions and plant fitness in two species of Physalis (Solanaceae)
2007 Totten, Kristin; Indiana University - Bloomington, Indiana
Adult Dragonfly Interactions and Their Impact on Larval Communities
2007 Warren, Lila; University of Virginia
Companion planting: The pest repellent and pollination effects of marigolds (Tagetes erecta) on summer squash (Cucurbita pepo)
2007 Holtz, Elyse; Howard University
Developing a lesson plan to help students with a foundation in faith become more receptive to the concepts of evolution
2007 Rynerson, Melissa; University of Minnesota, Morris
Behavioral Interactions Between Aquatic Invertebrate Predators as a Function of Prey Density
2007 Price, Talitha; North Carolina State University
Survival of Larval Asterocampa celtis across Different Matrix Vegetation and Adult Nymphalid Vegetation Preference
2007 Lingbeek, Brandon; Calvin College
Why does the population of the specialist herbivore, Lema daturaphila, decline as its host plant, Physalis longifolia, becomes more abundant?
2007 Sylvain, Iman; Howard University
Comparison of Fitness in the Hyperaccumulator Alyssum murale in Soil With and Without Nickel: Consequences of Seed Size and Genotype.
2007 Morra, Ryan; Warren Wilson College
Factors Contributing to Invasibility: Enemy-Release and Leaf Properties
2007 Hart, Haley; Transylvania University
The effects of inbreeding in Mimulus guttatus on pollen viability and attraction of bumble bee pollinators
2007 Byrd, Jessica; Howard University
The effect of ozone on the density of stomata: native versus invasive species
2006 Ahern, Rachel; Lewis & Clark College
Floral Development and Reproduction in Alyssum Hyperaccumulators
2006 Aidara, Cheikhna; Howard University
Sexual Selection in the Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis): Does Plumage coloration indicate quality?
2006 Arienzo, Monica; Franklin & Marshall College
Interactions of Insects with Alyssum Hyperaccumulators in Low and High Nickel Soils
2006 Bennett, Crystal; University of Charleston
Effects of Secondary Succession on Plant and Soil Processes
2006 Crane, Renee; Cedar Crest College
2006 Hill, Yushekia; Howard University
2006 Jones, Cedric; Howard University
Host plant choice in Lema trilinea: Is host plant relatedness more important than structural similarity to a specialist herbivore
2006 Keene, Clair; Iowa State University
Floral Species Choice by Predatory and Parasitoid Wasps that Prey on the Tobacco Hornworm (Manduca sexta)
2006 Miller, Andrew; Ursinus College
Effects of Pesticides and Larval Odonates on Parasitic Trematode Cercariae Survivorship
2006 Soteropoulos, Diana; Winthrop University
Changes in information content in gray catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) songs
2005 Albecker, Molly; University of Mary Washington
Status of the Caprifoliaceae Collection in the State Arboretum of Virginia
2005 Bedard, John; University of Virginia
The effect of the Virginia State Arboretum on distribution patterns of four non-native plant species in Clarke County, VA and The distribution of Rhamnus cathartica in Clarke County, VA
2005 Burgett, Amber; Denison University
Examining the impacts of multiple prey species on intraguild predation
2005 Collins, Jaida; Howard University
Effects of plant species and field age on ecosystem properties
2005 Elstein, Jacob; Virginia Tech
Shared Herbivory Amongst Solanaceous Species and Pollen Limitation in the Context of Herbivory
2005 Meeks, Aquil; Howard University
Precopulatory sexual cannibalism in the fishing spider (Dolomedes triton)
2005 Miller, Dhyana; Hampshire College
Sexual Selection in the Grey Catbird (Dumetella caroliniensis): The Interplay of Male Song, Provisioning Rates and Nest Success
2005 Parsons, Lindsey; Berea College
Transmission of Nematodes in Halictid Bees
2005 Stump, Simon; Harvey Mudd College
The Invasibility of Clarke County
2005 Triska, Maggie; Viterbo University
Sexual Success of Isolated Clonal Plant Populations
2005 Volpe, Daniel; Virginia Tech
Competitive ability of Ni-hyperaccumulator Alyssum corsicum in a low-Ni medium: implications for invasiveness
2004 Barlow, Paige; University of Richmond
Predator-prey interactions between dragonfly larva and snails
2004 Coulson, Ingrid; East Carolina University
Genetic Differentiation and Local Adaptation Between Two Populations of Mimulus ringens Separated by the Blue Ridge Mountains
2004 Danish, Lisa; University of Florida
The Effect of Differential Food Addition on the Spatial Distribution of the White-footed Mouse, Peromyscus leucopus
2004 Hochstein, Heather; California Polytechnic State University
Butterflies in a fragmented world: A comparison of woodland butterfly density in relation to woodlot size in Clarke County, Virginia
2004 Howenstine, Jennifer; University of Virginia
The Ecology and Identification of Possible Vectors of the North American Grapevine Yellows
2004 Keeley, Keefe; Swarthmore College
Multiple contaminant and predatory stressors in experimental pond communities
2004 Letson, Sarah; University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Patterns of Pollinators on Pollen Movement
2004 Mazure, Emily; Central Michigan University
Seed dispersal by Gray Catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis) : in relation to nesting sites and food sources
2004 McCauley, Mary; Berea College
Do Specialist Pollinators Contribute Anything Special to Generalist Plants?
2004 Rohde, Alexandra; University of Evansville
Phenotypic plasticity in Mimulus ringens: A study of drought tolerance and induced herbivore resistance
2004 Sours, Greg; University of North Carolina Asheville
Crown patch size and call rates as predictors of nest and pair bonding success in the gray catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)
2004 Thompson, Sarah; University of Georgia
Analysis and Evaluation of the Virginia Native Woody Plant Species in the Orland E. White Arboretum with Emphasis on the Oak and Nut Grove
2003 Campbell, Corinne; Cedar Crest College
Age and sex-specific rates of movement in Chrysemys picta picta as a result of reestablished habitats
2003 Corbitt, Natasha; Howard University
The correlation between a stream's point source pollution and antibiotic resistant bacteria
2003 Driver, Jenny; Shenandoah University
Developing interpretive signs for the pollination garden
2003 Dzaack, Megan; Mary Baldwin College
The effects of inbreeding on herbivory on Mimulus ringens, the Square Stemmed Monkeyflower
2003 Farris, Grace; Brown University
Foraging dynamics of the Squash Bee (Peponapis pruinosa) on squash (Cucurbita pepo)
2003 Langeslag, Jacob; Minnesota State University--Mankato
The effects of vocalization complexity and habitat type on nesting success and sexual selection in gray catbirds (Dumatella carolinensis)
2003 McGlinn, Daniel; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Oh why won't the native grasses grow? Focus on competitive interactions in the first year of secondary succession
2003 Rackley, Jessica; University of Virginia
Wasting away? The effect of sewage treatment plant wastewater on macroinverebrate abundance and diversity
2003 Reynolds, Matthew; University of Virginia
Grassland composition and its effects on the climate: a comparison of two grassland ecosystems in the Shenandoah Valley
2003 Shuler, Rachel; Oberlin College
Farming for bees: pollination as ecosystem service
2003 Smith, Anine; University of Virginia
The 2003 Clark County butterfly census: the changing distribution of butterflies in Clarke County
2003 Torgerson, Jennifer; Berea College
Habitat selection by Chrysemys picta: is it the ideal free distribution?
2002 Bailey, André; Shenandoah University
The effects of host density on the foraging and oviposition behavior of a parasitoid wasp
2002 Brewster, Amanda; Yale University
Pollinator response to floral resource depletion: a community level study
2002 Browne, Evans; University of Virginia
Effects of species composition and successional time on soil respiration
2002 Curry, Helen; Harvard College
Spatial and temporal variability in the population abundance of butterflies in Clarke County Virginia
2002 Drummond, Brie; Colby College
The relationship between residency status, habitat use, and diet breadth in Peromyscus leucopus
2002 Hanley, Daniel; Skidmore College
The effect of light on larval growth rate of two leaf-mining species
2002 Keller, Sarah; Shepherd College
Assessing the validity of pollination syndromes using Leonurus cardiaca, Lonicera japonica, and Lobelia cardinalis
2002 Losin, Neil; University of Virginia
Genetic variability at individual and population levels: implications of inbreeding and founder effects for aphid herbivory on Mimulus ringens
2002 Morris, Joseph; Shenandoah University
The establishment of a long-term monitoring protocol to evaluate the progress of the native grass restoration field at Blandy Experimental Farm
2002 Mudrak, Erika; University of Rochester
An investigation of the evolutionary ecology of tolerance to foliar and floral herbivory in horsenettle
2002 Prestowitz, Catherine; Virginia Tech
Restoration of dogwood lane, expansion of the Cornus collection, and development of a brochure for the Pollination Garden
2002 Smith, Stephen; Sarah Lawrence College
Floral visitation rates among co-flowering species: a community level study
2001 Bailey, Andre; Shenandoah University
2001 Bird, Julie; Duke University
A field investigation of the effects of florivory on natural selection for sexual expression in horsenettle (Solanum carolinense)
2001 Bowen, Anne; University of Virginia
On the fly: Relationship between butterfly wing morphology and scaled responses to habitat variation in Clarke County, Virginia
2001 Cryer, Greg; Southwest Texas State University
The effect of host population genetic diversity on host-herbivore interactions
2001 Hachtman, Robert; Kutztown University
Indirect effects of foliar herbivory on pollinator behavior and reproductive success in two Asclepias species
2001 Phillips, Wendy Jo; Shenandoah University
Designing the Pollination Garden educational program
2001 Reinhart, Kristen; Muskingum College
Influence of common snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina) on the percent population of juvenile eastern painted turtles (Chrysemys picta picta)
2001 Yeatman, Willie; University of Virginia
Evaluating the progress of a native prairie restoration
2000 Leachman, Jo Anna; Berea College
Living on the edge: Nest predation across plant communities
2000 McGuire, Jeremiah; University of Virginia
Initial ground cover and early succession in a native grass restoration field
2000 McMahon, Erin; University of Virginia
Local yokels or flying nomads? Assessing the local and regional influences on the distribution of butterflies in Clarke County Virginia
2000 Ries, Lydia; Oberlin College
Who Grows here? Development of an education program on the Nancy Larrick Crosby Native Plant Trail through interpretive signage and arboretum fern guide
2000 Thorn, Alexandra; Wellesley College
Tree life histories and old field succession
2000 White, Heather; Sonoma State University
Analysis of the effects of temperature on terrestrial movement patterns of the eastern painted turtle
1999 Forbes, Rachel; Vanderbilt University
Isolation: its effects on the spread of anthracnose (Discula destructiva) and fruit-set in flowering dogwood (Cornus florida)
1999 Murray, Amanda; Muskingum College
The role of plant morphology and the defensive shield of Cassida rubiginosa (Coleptera: Chrysomelidae) in determining susceptibility to natural enemies on alternate host plants
1999 Sahli, Heather; College of William & Mary
The selective impact of potato bud weevil (Anthonomous nigrinus) herbivory on floral traits of horsenettle (Solanum carolinense)
1999 Spellerberg, Christina; University of Virginia
Analysis of the spatial and temporal population dynamics of the potato leafhopper (Empoasca fabae) in alfalfa fields (Medicago sativa)
1999 Wagoner, Teresa; California Polytechnic State University
Designing a pollination garden: Showcasing the methods and mechanisms of plant reproduction
1998 Banas, Lauren; University of Virginia
Factors limiting fruit production in flowering dogwood Cornus florida
1998 Brennan, Lisa; Washington & Lee University
Movement patterns and population demographics of white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus) within woodlot and corridor
1998 Cummins, Jeremiah; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sexual allocation response to floral and foliar herbivory in horsenettle (Solanum carolinense)
1998 Diener, Lynn; Bard College
Kin recognition in Gargaphia solani
1998 Quistorff, Anna; Eckerd College
Trophic cascades: habitat quality host densities and parasite densities in the Microtus pennsylvanicus - Dermacentor variabilis system
1998 Scott, Daniel; University of Virginia
Orientation ability in the eastern painted turtle Chrysemys picta picta
1998 Clark, Beth Anne; Shenandoah University
Paired arena trials of adult female Microtus pennsylvanicus within food addition and non-food addition patches
1997 Clark, Beth Anne; Shenandoah University
Effects of supplemental food on aggressive behavior in adult female meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus)
1997 Landry, J. Brooke; University of Virginia
Folivory by the Red Milweed Beetle
1997 Weinberg, Abby; St Johns College--Anapolis
Competition between two herbivores of horsenettle
1996 Higgins, Holly; University of Virginia
Foraging of a parasitic hymenopteran on a leaf mining lepidoptera
1996 Seal, Chuck; Shenandoah University
Mapping runway usage in meadow voles
1996 Sonne, Edie; Yale University
Plant succession: a ten-year study of herbivory and seed dispersal
1996 Voelkl, Charly; University of Washington
Dispersion patterns and parasitism in the fall web-worm
1995 Brouwer, Emily; George Mason University
Populations of Cameraria hamadryadella in an ornamental vs. a natural woodlot
1995 Brown, Jessica; Ohio Wesleyan University
Factors affecting the vertical stratification of Cameraria hamadryadella
1995 Dukes, Peri; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Effects of water on population demography of Microtus pennsylvanicus
1995 Greco, Andrea; Bucknell University
Effect of flowering on the milkweed beetle
1995 Humphrey, Becky; College of Wooster-Ohio
Seed size variation in Impatiens pallida
1995 LaCourse, Cary; Berea College
Florivory of common milkweed by the Red Milkweed Beetle
1995 Peery, Edwin; University of Virginia
Influence of water on meadow voles in an old-field habitat
1994 Brame, Courtney; Washington & Lee University
Analyses of home range size and position within patches in meadow voles
1994 Breland, Bianca; University of Virginia
Foraging behavior in natural and urban environments in the gray squirrel
1994 Gregario, Kristina; University of Virginia
Home ranges of Microtus in edge and interior habitats
1994 Hosfield, Libby; University of Virginia
Foraging patterns of Closterocerus tricinctus on Cameraria hamadradella
1994 May, Julie; Peru St. College-Ohio
Predation by Parus carolinensis on Cameraria hamadryadella
1994 Mezzacappa, Lisa; University of Virginia
Water stress in Solanum carolinense and preference of the horse nettle beetle
1994 Vargo, Steven; College of William & Mary
Camararia hamadryadella: possible explanations of spatial orientation patterns
1993 Clatterbaugh, Christine; Mt Holyoke College
Consequence of seed size variation in Solanum carolinense
1993 Dann, Sarah; Fairfield College
Odor mediation in Microtus
1993 Green, Eleanor; University of Virginia
Inverse density dependence in insect parasitoids: the role of competing sources of mortality
1993 Jacobson, Kirsten; St Johns College--Santa Fe
Influence of environment on growth and herbivory of Solanum carolinense
1993 Louque, Bobby; Shenandoah University
Survival of Cameraria hamadradella on host and non-host plants
1993 Tam, Susan; University of Virginia
Effect of plant water stress and plant age on growth of horse-nettle beetle larvae
1993 Zaffarano, Lyz; Georgetown University
A study of optimal outcrossing and inbreeding in Solanum carolinense
1993 Zawacki, John; University of Virginia
A study of habitat selection by Peromyscus using radiotelemtry
1992 Arthur, Traci; University of Virginia
Conspecific and predatory influence on foraging of the eastern chipmunk
1992 Cargain, Michele; Mary Baldwin College
Density related foraging patterns in a hymenopteran parisitoid
1992 Froehlich, Allan C.; University of Virginia
Inbreeding versus outbreeding depression in horse nettle
1992 Marsh, David M.; University of Virginia
Patch emigration and non-random movement in Epilachna varivestis
1992 McBrayer, Coles; University of Virginia
Specialized abscission of the eastern cottonwood in response to gall aphids
1992 Nuckols, Michael S.; University of Virginia
Spatial dynamics of Cameraria hamadryadella