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Book: A Collection of Case Studies, 2018
Published by: American Society of Agronomy

 

Case studies are important tools for active learning and student participation. A Collection of Case Studies features a collection of 26 articles that present valuable case studies in natural sciences education. It is a practical resource for teachers, educators, and extension workers. All manuscripts have been previously published in Natural Sciences Education and Journal of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Education (pre-cursor to Natural Sciences Education) from 2006 through 2016. Published by the American Society of Agronomy.

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    • Ann Autrey, Steve Simmons and Royace Aikin
      A Blessing or a Curse: An Environmental Decision Case for Secondary and Higher Education
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2006.0026
      A Collection of Case Studies, 1-8
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    • Gary M. Pierzynski and Grace C. Vaillant
      Remediation to Reduce Ecological Risk from Trace Element Contamination: A Decision Case Study
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2006.0085
      A Collection of Case Studies, 9-18
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    • Roy V. Rea and Dexter P. Hodder
      Improving a Field School Curriculum Using Modularized Lessons and Authentic Case-Based Learning
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2007.36111x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 19-26
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    • A. J. Turgeon
      Addressing Problems Encountered in Case-Based Teaching
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2007.361134x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 27-31
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    • Alison M. Fox and Lloyd L. Loope
      Globalization and Invasive Species Issues in Hawaii: Role-Playing Some Local Perspectives
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2007.361147x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 32-42
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    • Larissa J. Graham and Brian R. Murphy
      The Decline of the Beluga Sturgeon: A Case Study about Fisheries Management
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2007.36166x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 43-52
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    • Amy M. Villamagna and Brian R. Murphy
      Water Resources Management in the Lerma–Chapala Basin, Mexico: A Case Study
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2008.371102x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 53-61
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    • M. Shahvali, A. Poursaeed and M. Sharifzadeh
      Lecture and Workshop Modes Comparison on Rangeland Developments: The Case of Iran
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.3811
      A Collection of Case Studies, 62-71
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    • Joy N. Smith, Stephanie M. Snyder, Jim Berkson, Brian R. Murphy and Steve L. McMullin
      Fisheries Management of Red Snapper in the Gulf of Mexico: A Case Study
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.381115x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 72-84
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    • Michael B. Duncan, Brian R. Murphy and Alexander V. Zale
      Conservation of Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout in Yellowstone National Park: A Case Study
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2009.0010
      A Collection of Case Studies, 85-94
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    • Steve S. Hague
      Case Study: Transgenic Crop Controversy in Costa Rica
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2008.0001u
      A Collection of Case Studies, 95-99
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    • Aman Yadav and Janna L. Beckerman
      Implementing Case Studies in a Plant Pathology Course: Impact on Student Learning and Engagement
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.38150x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 100-105
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    • A. M. Villamagna and S. M. Karpanty
      An Ecosystem Approach to Invasive Species Management: An Aquatic Ecosystem Case Study
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.38171x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 106-116
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    • D. Barto, J. Cziraky, S. Geerts, J. Hack, S. Langford, R. Nesbitt, S. Park, N. Willie, J. Xu and P. Grogan
      An Integrated Analysis of the Use of Woodstoves to Supplement Fossil Fuel–Fired Domestic Heating
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.38187x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 117-122
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    • James F. Dwyer
      Raptor Electrocution: A Case Study on Ecological Traps, Sinks, and Additive Mortality
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2009.0002u
      A Collection of Case Studies, 123-128
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    • Carolyn A. Copenheaver, Katie L. Nelson and Kyrille Goldbeck
      The Academic Roots of Forestry Programs: A Case Study from Virginia Tech
      doi:10.2134/jnrlse2009.38199x
      A Collection of Case Studies, 129-135
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    • Mykel Taylor, Doug Young and Carol Miles
      Direct Marketing Alternatives in an Urban Setting: A Case Study of Seattle Youth Garden Works
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2010.0010
      A Collection of Case Studies, 136-143
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    • Michael B. Duncan
      Sage-Grouse and Coal-Bed Methane: Can They Coexist within the Powder River Basin?
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2009.0027
      A Collection of Case Studies, 144-153
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    • James T. Thorson, Jim Berkson and Brian Murphy
      Competing Interests, Economics, and Marine Fisheries Management: An Educational Case Study
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2009.0035k
      A Collection of Case Studies, 154-161
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    • Bethany F. Econopouly, Patrick F. Byrne and Marc A. Johnson
      Incorporating Case Studies into a World Food and Population Course
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2008.0041
      A Collection of Case Studies, 162-166
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    • Henry J. Quesada-Pineda, Erica Adams and A. L. Tom Hammett
      Incorporating Experiential Teaching Methods in Sustainable Natural Resources Curriculum: A Case Study
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2010.0035u
      A Collection of Case Studies, 167-176
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    • Owen W. Duckworth and James M. Harrington
      Student Presentations of Case Studies to Illustrate Core Concepts in Soil Biogeochemistry
      doi:10.4195/jnrlse.2011.0012n
      A Collection of Case Studies, 177-185
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    • M. B. Whelan, B. L. Davies, G. P. Meaker, P. Graham, P. M. Carberry and M. J. McPhee
      StockPlan—Exploring Management Options before Dry Spells and in Drought: 2. Case Studies Using Drought Pack, FSA Pack, and ImPack
      doi:10.4195/nse.2012.00004
      A Collection of Case Studies, 186-191
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    • Ashley Marie, Raes Harms, DeAnn Ricks Presley, Ganga M. Hettiarachchi, Chammi Attanayake, Sabine Martin and Steven J. Thien
      Harmony Park: A Decision Case on Gardening on a Brownfield Site
      doi:10.4195/nse2013.02.0003
      A Collection of Case Studies, 192-200
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    • Lindsay M. Dreiss, Danielle P. Kloster, Marjorie R. Liberati, Janet R. Barclay, Jan-Michael Hessenauer, Lucas R. Nathan, Kelly M. O’Connor and Jason C. Vokoun
      Introducing Adaptive Management for Natural Resources: An Estuary Case Study
      doi:10.4195/nse2015.0023
      A Collection of Case Studies, 201-210
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    • Elizabeth A. Flaherty, Carolyn A. Eckrich and Merav Ben-David
      Engaging Students in a Mock Town Hall Discussion: Case Study of the Big Thorne Timber Sale
      doi:10.4195/nse2015.0020
      A Collection of Case Studies, 211-220
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    • Ken Barbarick
      Preface
      doi:10.4195/nse2017.10.1900
      A Collection of Case Studies, viii-viii
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