Landscape Specialty Group Student Competition

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Landscape Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/6/2019
Start / End Time: 1:10 PM / 2:50 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Madison A, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
Organizers: Katherine Markham
Chairs: Katherine Markham

Call for Submissions

The Landscape Specialty Group of the AAG is pleased to announce the 2019 competition for student presentations on the topic of landscape in geography. We encourage submissions on theoretical, conceptual, and methodological developments in the role of landscape in geography. Paper topics that bridge physical and human geography are particularly encouraged. For more information, please see our website,

The prize for the winning presentation is $250 and $100 for second place.

The competition is open to students of all academic levels. Any work first-authored and presented by a student is eligible.

Applicants must be a current member of the Landscape Specialty Group. For instructions on how to become a member, please contact the AAG. Please also be aware that there are no student dues for the Landscape Specialty Group.


This is the Landscape Specialty Group's annual Student Oral Presentation Competition. Students of all academic levels will present a broad range of papers connected by the theme of landscape. Presentations may focus on theoretical, conceptual, and/or methodological developments in the role of landscape in geography.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Amber Jacobson*, Binghamton University, Lateral Disconnections by Transportation Infrastructure in the Floodplain 20 1:10 PM
Presenter Yang Liu*, University of Alabama, Hongxing Liu, University of Alabama, Xiaofang Wei, Central State University, Krishnakumar V. Nedunuri, Central State University, Ramani Kandiah, Central State University, Subramania I. Sritharan, Central State University, Remote Sensing of Forest Structural Changes due to the Recent Boom of Shale Gas Extraction in Appalachian Ohio 20 1:30 PM
Presenter Han Zhang*, University At Buffalo, Chris S. Renschler, University at Buffalo, Impact Assessment of Land Cover on Runoff and Sediment Yields using GeoWEPP: Application on watersheds in the US and China 20 1:50 PM
Presenter Ryan Z Good*, University of Florida, Jane Southworth, University of Florida, Urban-rural interactions and environmental change on the landscape surrounding Mwanza, Tanzania 20 2:10 PM

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