Stewart Scales

Stewart Scales


Research Interests:

  • Physical Geography
  • Appalachia
  • Biogeography
  • Pyrogeography & Fire Ecology

Classes Recently Taught:

  • GEOG 3314: Cartography
  • GEOG 3224: Geography of Appalachia
  • GEOG 3104: Environmental Problems, Population, and Development
  • GEOG 2314: Maps and Mapping
  • GEOG 1104: Intro to Physical Geography

Outreach and Presentations

  • Scales, S., and Kennedy, L.  2012.  Spatial Patterns of Soil Charcoal Deposition after a Prescribed Fire on Middle Mountain, VA. Presentation for the Annual Fire Learning Network Meeting, Warm Springs, VA.
  • Instructor: Geology and Biogeography of Virginia., Roanoke Chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalist Program

Grants and Awards:

  • Virginia Tech Geography Department. Travel Grant – AAG Faculty Development Workshop. 2011.
  • Virginia Tech Geography Department. Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. 2011. 
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