West Virginia Project
Impacts of Mountaintop Mining on Terrestrial Ecosystem Integrity
February 2012 - March 2014
- Environmental Protection Agency
We identified thresholds in forest loss within the mountaintop mining region at which different avian species increased or declined.
|Research Publications||Publication Date|
|Becker, D.A., P.B. Wood, M.P. Strager, C. Mazzarella. 2015. Impacts of mountaintop mining on terrestrial ecosystem integrity: identifying landscape thresholds for avian species in the central Appalachians, United States. Landscape Ecology 30:339-356.||January 2015|