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Sheri T. Dorn, Milton G. Newberry III, Ellen M. Bauske, and Svoboda V. Pennisi

the host county, this study uses the 2013 Rural-Urban Continuum Codes (RUCC) presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service (2013) to describe the counties in which EMG volunteers serve. RUCC is a classification scheme

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Ian G. Lane, James Wolfin, Eric Watkins, and Marla Spivak

Pollination is an important ecosystem service valuable to both agriculture ( Losey and Vaughan, 2006 ; Rader et al., 2015 ; Southwick and Southwick, 1992 ) and natural systems ( Grubb, 1977 ; Ollerton et al., 2011 ). One group of pollinators

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Shawna Loper, Amy L. Shober, Christine Wiese, Geoffrey C. Denny, Craig D. Stanley, and Edward F. Gilman

plant establishment and growth ( Cogger, 2005 ; Smith et al., 2001 ; Watson and Kelsey, 2005 ; Zhang et al., 2005 ). The management of urban soils often requires a different approach than is applied to natural or agricultural soils ( Kaye et al., 2006

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Melisa Crane, Todd C. Wehner, and Rachel P. Naegele

://content.ces.ncsu.edu/container-vegetable-gardening >. Colasanti, K.J.A. Hamm, M.W. Litjens, C.M. 2012 The city as an “Agricultural powerhouse”? Perspectives on expanding urban agriculture from Detroit Michigan Urban Geogr. 33 348 369 Crandall, C. Crandall, B. 1996 Planters, containers, & raised beds. Sterling

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Sarah A. White

daily loads were imposed to reduce nutrient loading into surface waters ( U.S. EPA, 1998 , 2010a , 2010b ). These nutrient load reduction mandates impact all sectors of society, including industrial, urban, and agricultural water users, because

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Tamara Wynne and Dale Devitt

urban forest effects and values, Los Angeles urban forest. Resour. Bull. NRS-47. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station, Newton Square, PA Pataki, D.E. McCarthy, H.R. Litvak, E. Pincetl, S. 2011 Transpiration of urban

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Jin-Hee Ju, Yong-Han Yoon, and Se-Young Ju

Green roofs have numerous environmental benefits as well as provide green and open spaces without requiring additional land. In recent years, rapid urbanization and the rise of urban agriculture have led to increased interest in the development of

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Mary A. Rogers

. Siebert, R. Hartmann, I. Freisinger, U.B. Sawicka, M. Werner, A. Thomaier, S. Henckel, D. Walk, H. Dierich, A. 2014 Urban agriculture of the future: An overview of sustainability aspects of food production in and on buildings Agr. Human Values 31 33 51

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Dale J. Bremer, Steven J. Keeley, and Abigail Jager

Survey 1999 Analyzing land use change in urban environments. USGS Fact Sheet 188-99. 8 Dec. 2014. < http://landcover.usgs.gov/urban/info/factsht.pdf > U.S. Geological Survey 2001 Selected findings and current perspectives on urban and agricultural water

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Amy L. Shober, Kimberly A. Moore, Nancy G. West, Christine Wiese, Gitta Hasing, Geoffrey Denny, and Gary W. Knox

pagoda tree ( Styphnolobium japonicum ), and european ash ( Fraxinus excelsior ) in an urban environment after transplanting. The authors attribute the lack of growth response to N inputs to the altered conditions present in the urban environment