Resources

Problems with Stream Restoration in General and in Donaldson Run:

River restoration: the fuzzy logic of repairing reaches to reverse catchment scale degradation  – http://www.palmerlab.umd.edu/Publications/bernhardt_and_palmer_2011_Ecol%20Appl.pdf

The Ecological Restorations Industry – Follow the Money
https://milliontrees.me/2017/04/01/ecological-restorations-follow-the-money/

Expensive Stream Restoration Failures Will Diminish Our Nation’s Appetite for Restoration
http://www.enn.com/top_stories/article/9071/print

Restoring Streams in an Urbanizing World
http://www.palmerlab.umd.edu/Publications/Bernhardt_and_Palmer_2007%20Freshw%20Biol.pdf
See “Channel Reconfiguration and Grade Control“, p.8 and “Restoration and effective catchment management”, p10

River restoration: the fuzzy logic of repairing reaches to reverse catchment scale degradation
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21939034

Bulldozing a creek in order to help save it
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2006-08-18/news/0608180308_1_trees-stony-run-stream

The Efficacy of Constructed Stream−Wetland Complexes at Reducing the Flux of Suspended Solids to Chesapeake Bay
http://www.palmerlab.umd.edu/Publications/Filoso%20et%20al%202015_EST.pdf

Stream Restoration & Invasives

“The Limits of Restoration: Getting to Know the True Nature of Your Stream Valley and Hopefully Keeping It Intact!” (Rod Simmons, Natural Resource Manager, City of Alexandria Dept. Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities, Natural Resources Division), 2017.  http://www.accotink.org/2016/StreamRestorationLimits.pdf.

Arlington’s Tree Canopy

Arlington County i-Tree Ecosystem Analysis
https://environment.arlingtonva.us/trees/2016-itree-eco-study

Arlington County Tree Canopy Gain/Loss 2008-2011 (Note: no update has been done.)
https://arlingtonva.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2015/02/Loss-Gain-Large.pdf

Invasive Species Preoccupation:

Are Critics of Invasion Biology Pessimists or Realists?
https://milliontrees.me/2013/10/22/are-critics-of-invasion-biology-pessimists-or-realists/

Environmental Dangers to Forests:

The Forest is Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts
https://milliontrees.me/2017/02/01/the-forest-is-greater-than-the-sum-of-its-parts/

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