Environmental
Geography Lab
at Concord University
The EGL students listed below are currently working on or have presented originial research at multiple venues, including the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers ( AAG ), the annual meeting of the Southeastern Division of the American Association of Geographers ( SEDAAG ), Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol (Charleston, WV), and Undergraduate Research Day at Concord University.
 
Interested students should contact Dr. Saladyga or stop by his office (Marsh Hall 125B) for more information.
Alysan Miller ('19)
McNair Scholar
John Cline ('18)
McNair Scholar
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Hydroclimatic controls on the growth on bottomland pin oak


​Disturbance, topography, and the distribution of black locust 
Brahim Laadhar ('18)
Brad Gibson ('17)
Interacting drivers of tree mortality in a rare bottomland oak swamp



The spatial distribution of Norway maple at Concord University
Samantha Richards ('16)
Caitlin Testerman ('16)
Qualitative assessment of palustrine wetlands in Mercer County, West Virginia
Avian species composition in a ridgetop dwarf-tree forest
 

Chance Raso ('15)
Terry Hatfield ('15)
1. Growth chronology development for pitch pine at Babcock State Park, West Virginia
 
2. Climate-annual growth relationships for Eastern white pine at Pipestem State Park, West Virginia
1. Growth chronology development for pitch pine at Babcock State Park, West Virginia
 
2. Climate-annual growth relationships for Eastern white pine at Pipestem State Park, West Virginia
Mary Beth Ryan ('15)
McNair Scholar
Nate Lawrence ('14)
1. Climate-growth analysis of northern red oak on a southern West Virginia ridgeline
 
2. Disturbance and growth dynamics in a hemlock-hardwood forest on the Central Appalachian Plateau
Hemlock establishment and vigor at Twin Falls Resort State Park, West Virginia
Joshua Gelinas ('14)
Meredith Smith ('14)
Climate effects on the growth of eastern hemlock in Cabwaylingo State Forest, West Virginia
Age structure analysis of eastern hemlock at Pipestem State Park, West Virginia
Wendy Pace ('13)
Craig Pritt ('13)
Age Structure Analysis of Eastern Hemlock at Pipestem State Park, West Virginia
Age structure analysis of eastern hemlock at Pipestem State Park, West Virginia