UMBC Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education

EPA Grant Number: R828182
Center: Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education (CUERE)
Center Director: ,
Title: UMBC Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education
Investigators: Miller, Andrew
Institution: University of Maryland - Baltimore County
EPA Project Officer: Packard, Benjamin H
Project Period: June 1, 2001 through December 31, 2004
Project Amount: $1,944,996
RFA: Targeted Research Center (1999) Recipients Lists
Research Category: Targeted Research , Environmental Statistics

Objective:

The objective of this grant was to provide start-up funding for the Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education (CUERE). The purpose of the center is to promote and integrate understanding of the environmental, social, and economic consequences of the transformation of the urban landscape through cooperative research, conferences and symposia, and support of university teaching programs.


Journal Articles: 8 Displayed | Download in RIS Format

Other center views: All 70 publications 17 publications in selected types All 8 journal articles
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Journal Article Chen Z, Gangopadhyay A, Karabatis G, McGuire M, Welty C. Semantic integration and knowledge discovery for environmental research. Journal of Database Management 2007;18(1):43-68. R828182 (Final)
  • Abstract: IGI Abstract
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  • Other: UMBC
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  • Journal Article Emerson CH, Welty C, Traver RG. Watershed-scale evaluation of a system of storm water detention basins. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 2005;10(3):237-242. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: University of Wisconsin PDF
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  • Abstract: ASCE Abstract
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  • Journal Article Galster G, Hanson R, Ratcliffe MR, Wolman H, Coleman S, Freihage J. Wrestling sprawl to the ground: defining and measuring an elusive concept. Housing Policy Debate 2001;12(4):681-717. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: Gulf of Maine
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  • Abstract: InformaWorld
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  • Journal Article Groffman PM, Bain DJ, Band LE, Belt KT, Brush GS, Grove JM, Pouyat RV, Yesilonis IC, Zipperer WC. Down by the riverside: urban riparian ecology. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 2003;1(6):315-321. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: Roland Park
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  • Abstract: Ecological Society of America Abstract
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  • Journal Article Hanlon B, Vicino T, Short JR. The new metropolitan reality in the US: rethinking the traditional model. Urban Studies 2006;43(12):2129-2143. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: Thomas Vicino PDF
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  • Abstract: Urban Studies Journal Abstract
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  • Journal Article Pouyat RV, Yesilonis ID, Russell-Anelli J, Neerchal NK. Soil chemical and physical properties that differentiate urban land-use and cover types. Soil Science Society of America Journal 2007;71(3):1010-1019. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: Soil Science Society of America
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  • Abstract: Soil Science Society of America
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  • Other: Soil Science Society of America
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  • Journal Article Pouyat R, Groffman P, Yesilonis I, Hernandez L. Soil carbon pools and fluxes in urban ecosystems. Environmental Pollution 2002;116(Suppl 1):S107-S118. R828182 (Final)
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  • Full-text: Science Direct
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  • Other: Science Direct
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  • Journal Article Szlavecz K, Placella SA, Pouyat RV, Groffman PM, Csuzdi C, Yesilonis I. Invasive earthworm species and nitrogen cycling in remnant forest patches. Applied Soil Ecology 2006;32(1):54-62. R828182 (Final)
  • Full-text: Science Direct
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  • Abstract: Science Direct
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  • Other: Science Direct
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  • Supplemental Keywords:

    RFA, Scientific Discipline, Ecosystem Protection/Environmental Exposure & Risk, Monitoring/Modeling, Environmental Monitoring, Urban and Regional Planning, computational model, children's health, Brownfields redevelopment, data gathering, community outreach, GIS, urban environment

    Progress and Final Reports:

  • 2001
  • 2002 Progress Report
  • 2003 Progress Report
  • Final Report