QUBES modules developed as part of the Spring 2019 VCU Environmental Studies' graduate Research Methods course.

Aquatic Nutrient Levels and Climate Change

Elli Bosch, Kaycee Faunce, Amanda Thompson

Version: 1.0

This learning module was designed to introduce students to the aquatic nutrients nitrogen and phosphorus, their roles in ecosystem function and nutrient pollution, and what impacts climate change might have on their presence and effects in aquatic systems
climate change, nitrogen, water resources, freshwater systems, Eutrophication, water quality, nutrient pollution, phosphorus, discharge, TMDL, introductory, Teaching material, Lecture, Undergraduate, Dataset, Homework, Cleaned, More than 1 hour
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189
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Striped Bass: A Regulatory Success Story

J. Alexander McCrickard, Angela Hanretty, Amanda Thompson

Version: 1.0

This module examines the Maryland striped bass moratorium (1985-1989) as a fisheries management success story. Maryland DNR striped bass young of the year data is utilized for least squares linear regression analysis.
regression, fisheries, monitoring, recruitment, striped bass, moratorium, fish biology, fisheries ecology, spawning, anadromous, young of the year, relative abundance, chesapeake bay, fish population, Teaching material, Lecture, Undergraduate, Dataset, Homework, Cleaned, More than 1 hour
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230
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07.2019