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    • Managing Canada Geese in Urban Environments 

      Smith, Arthur E.; Craven, Scott R.; Curtis, Paul D. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-09)
      In many areas of the United States and Canada, the Canada goose has adapted to urban landscapes, foraging on mowed lawns and nesting near ponds and reservoirs. Geese may congregate at parks, golf courses, and athletic ...
    • Managing White-tailed Deer in Suburban Environments 

      DeNicola, Anthony J.; VerCauteren, Kurt C.; Curtis, Paul D.; Hyngstrom, Scott E. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-10)
      Deer populations in suburban environments are soaring, resulting in an increase in deer-related conflicts such as property damage, vehicle collisions, and altered forest ecology. This publication describes strategies and ...
    • Mathematical Analysis of Pressure Chamber: EFFLUX EXPERIMENTS 

      Stroshine, Richard L. (Cornell University, 1980-05)
      The Scholander pressure chamber is one of several devices used to study the water relations of green plants. For field work it can be used to rapidly measure leaf water potential, and for laboratory studies it can be used ...
    • Metadata of Cornell University's DSpace Repository through July 31, 2007 

      Cooke, J. Robert; King, Kenneth M.; Kozak, George S. (Internet-First University Press, 2007-09-13)
      This report contains the metadata (or card catalog) for the current contents of the DSpace digital repository managed by the Cornell University Library. This project was initiated by J. Robert Cooke and Kenneth M. King ...
    • More Other Homes and Garbage: Designs for Self-sufficient Living 

      Leckie, Jim; Masters, Gil; Whitehouse, Harry; Young, Lily (Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1981)
      Population growth, resource depletion, unstable ecosystems, and economic strains are some of the interlinked and uncertain hazards that deteriorate the life experiences of people. Conservation of resources and greater ...
    • A Museum Director’s Life An Intimate History of the Herbert F. Johnson Museum, 1992 – 2011 

      Robinson, Frank (The Internet-First University Press, 2014-10-20)
      Franklin W. Robinson served Cornell as the Richard J. Schwartz Director of the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art (1992-2011) and recently retired after his very distinguished service in that role. In addition to the 2011 ...
    • Natural Climate Change:A Geological Perspective 

      Cathles, Lawrence M. (Internet-First University Press, 2005-03-04)
      If the 4.6 billion years the earth has been in existence is one day of geologic time, all of recorded earth history corresponds to the last one tenth of one second of that day- hardly enough time to form an opinion of what ...
    • New Concept of Sheep Growth 

      Butterfield, Rex M. (The Department of Veterinary Anatomy, University of Sydney, 1988)
      Sheep are one of the most important animal agricultural species and how they grow is a topic of interest to farmers and agricultural scientists world-wide. This book, published in 1988, lays the foundation for an understanding ...
    • New Concepts of Cattle Growth 

      Berg, Roy T.; Butterfield, Rex M. (Sydney University Press, University of Sydney, 1976)
      The concepts in this book about growth and development of cattle are as new now to most cattle producers and even to many animal scientists as they were when it was first published in 1976. Genetic effects - represented ...
    • Obituary of Prof. Frederick G. Marcham 

      Chronicle, Cornell (Cornell University, 1993-01-21)
      The life and career of Prof. Marcham (1898-1992): teacher, trustee, department chairman at Cornell University, coach, author, photographer, mayor of Cayuga Heights village 32 years.
    • On Metadata: Performing Arts Materials In Our Digital World 

      Young, Joshua (2006-06-20)
      This paper is intended to describe the development of the Global Performing Arts Database (GloPAD) system for performing arts materials, in particular to describe for non-information technology people the metadata structure ...
    • On Puns: the Foundation of Letters 

      Culler, Jonathan D. (Internet-First University Press, 1988)
      Based on a conference sponsored by the Society for the Humanities, Cornell University, in September 1985. Includes bibliographical references and index and compressed versions of the books with search indexes which can ...
    • On Teaching 

      Marcham, Frederick G. (2006-08-15)
      On Teaching contains a number of essays and reflections by F. G. Marcham on the roles of teacher and student. The bulk of these are articles were written in the latter part of his seven decades as a teacher at Cornell. ...
    • Perspectives on Nobel Laureate Barbara McClintock’s Publications (1926-1984): A Companion Volume 

      Kass, Lee B.(editor) (Internet-First University Press, 2016-10-24)
      The original two volume set is a collection of papers and perspectives on the publications of Nobel Laureate Barbara McClintock, who was educated in Plant Breeding and Botany at Cornell University (1919-1927), and where ...
    • The Photographs of Frederick G. Marcham 

      Marcham, John (DeWitt Historical Society of Tompkins County, Ithaca, NY, 2000)
      Frederick George Marcham is remembered in Ithaca, New York, as a professor, teacher, and public official, hardly at all as a photographer. Some colleagues at Cornell University knew he collected prints and that in 1970 he ...
    • Plant biomechanics : an engineering approach to plant form and function 

      Niklas, Karl J. (University of Chicago Press, 1992)
      The aim of this book is to explore how plants function, grow, reproduce, and evolve within the limits set by their physical environment. It was written in the firm belief that organisms cannot violate the laws of physics ...
    • Pre-electronic Age References on Reproductive Physiology Across Many Species of Mammals and Birds 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2006)
      As a graduate student in the late 1940s, Robert Foote wanted to expand his knowledge of comparative reproductive physiology, nutrition and genetics for professional improvement and to assist hundreds of undergraduate ...
    • Prevention of Youth Violence 

      Haugen, Heidi L. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-02)
      This publication is designed to to assist those who provide programs aimed at preventing violence among young people. In an analysis of the problem and literature review, it discusses risk factors that lead to violence, ...
    • Reflections on an Academic and Commercial Career 

      Jewell, William J. (Internet-First University Press, 2014-12)
      William Jewell, Professor Emeritus in Biological and Environmental Engineering at Cornell University, traces the arc of his professorial career as a teacher and researcher. His early interests in environmental issues, ...
    • Reminiscence in the Field of Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology 

      Leonard, Samuel L. (Internet-First University Press, 1979-02-27)
      Professor Emeritus Sam Leonard modestly recounts some of his illustrious career starting in the 1920s. Most of the seminar was devoted to early research on the various endocrine glands and their secretions by pioneering ...