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Obed Watershed 
For every flowing river in Tennessee, there are many streams that feed it. A group of volunteers on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau work to preserve water quality in these tributaries.


 

Recent Publications

Effects of wildfire in a mixed hardwood forest on the Cumberland Plateau.  Fitzgerald, B., J. M. Zobel, and M. R. Schubert.  2017.  Poster, Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, University of Tennessee. Presented on November 16, 2017 at the Society of American Foresters National Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

Comprehensive biometric development of shortleaf pine on the Cumberland Plateau.  Zobel, J. M., J. J. Granger, and M. R. Schubert.  2017.  Poster, Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, University of Tennessee. Presented on November 16, 2017 at the Society of American Foresters National Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

Bat response to prescribed fire and overstory thinning in hardwood forest on the Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee Cox, M. R., E. V. Willcox, P. D. Keyser, and A. L. VanderYacht.  2016.  Forest Ecology and Management, 359:221-231.

Restoration of shortleaf pine-oak savanna at Catoosa Wildlife Management Area on the Cumberland Plateau of Tennessee.  Vanderyacht, A., and P. D. Keyser.  2016.  Mid-South Prairie Symposium, Clarksville, TN, May 25-26, 2016 (150 present).

Effects of visual grading on northern red oak (Quercus rubra L.) seedlings planted in two shelterwood stands on the Cumberland Plateau of Tennessee, USA Clark, S. L., S. E. Schlarbaum, and C. J. Schweitzer.  2015.  Forests, 6(10): 3779-3798.

Bankfull Geomorphic Relationships and HEC-RAS Assessment in Small Catchments of the Cumberland Plateau Ecoregion.  Hodges, R.  2015.  M.S. Thesis.

Understanding the factors influencing nonindustrial private forest landowner interest in supplying ecosystem services in Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee Tian, N., N. C. Poudyal, D. G. Hodges, and T. M. Young.  2015.  Forests, 6(11):3985-4000. [Abstract]

Understanding the factors influencing nonindustrial private forest landowners’ interest to supply ecosystem services in Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee.  Tian, N., N. C. Poudyal, D. G. Hodges, and T. M. Young.  2015.  Annual Convention of the Society of American Foresters, November 3-7, 2015. Baton Rouge, LA.

Converting oak forests to oak grasslands: thresholds in herbaceous response to canopy disturbance level on the Cumberland Plateau, TN.  Vander Yacht, A., P. D. Keyser, and C. Kwit.  2015.  5th Fire in Eastern Oak Forests Conference, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA.

Understanding the characteristics of non-industrial private forest landowners that harvest woody biomass Young, T. M., Y. Yang, F. M. Guess, J. M. Fly, D. G. Hodges, and N. C. Poudyal.  2015.  Small Scale Forestry, 14:273-285. [Abstract]

Factors related with nonindustrial private forest landowners' forest conversion decision in Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee Poudyal, N. C., O. K. Joshi, D. G. Hodges, and K. P. Hoyt.  2014.  Forest Science, 60(5):988-993. [Abstract]

Recirculating media filters providing wastewater treatment at rural schools with ammonia discharge limits.  Buchanan, J. R.  2013.  Proceedings National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association, 22nd Annual Technical & Education Conference, Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee. November 17-20. [Abstract]