Elizabeth Reid Blood Papers

Elizabeth Reid Blood Papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Blood, Elizabeth R.
Title: Elizabeth Reid Blood Papers
Dates: 2002
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms3113

Biographical/Historical Note

Elizabeth Reid Blood is associate scientist at the J. W. Jones Ecological Research Center in Newton, Georgia. Her research interests include nutrient cycling, the role of macroinvertebrates in decomposition in streams, forest-marsh interactions, and a variety of other ecological subjects. Her prior work experience includes positions as professor in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the University of South Carolina, assistant program director for the National Science Foundation's Ecosystem Studies Program, and manager of the Okefenokee Swamp Project at the University of Georgia's Institute of Ecology, where she researched the biogeochemistry and hydrology of the swamp. She earned a B.S. in biology and an M.S. in limnology from Virginia Commonwealth University. She earned a Ph.D. in ecology from the University of Georgia. National Academies Press - Biographical Sketches of Committee Members and Staff http://books.nap.edu/ (Retrieved August 4, 2009)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a briefing book for the state comprehensive water plan study - July 2002, material for Water Summit VIII, April 23, 2002 at Darton College in Albany, Georgia, and a typed copy of the completed version of the book text submitted to Island Press tentatively titled, "A web of connections: achieving sustainable freshwater systems" co-authored by Dr. Elizabeth Blood.

Index Terms

Environmental policy--Georgia.
Stream conservation--Georgia.
Stream conservation--Law and legislation--Georgia.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae
Virginia Commonwealth University. -- Alumni and alumnae
Watershed management--Georgia.
Watershed management--Law and legislation--Georgia.
Wetland conservation--Georgia.

General Notes

Forms part of the Stephen Elliot Draper Archives for the Waters of Georgia in History, Law, & Policy.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Elizabeth Reid Blood papers, MS 3113. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Altamaha Riverkeeper collection; Georgia Water Management Campaign collection; Georgia Water Bill of Rights collection; Georgia Conservancy collection; James E. Kundell papers; Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper collection; Georgia Wildlife Federation collection; Ronald G. Cummings papers; Kathryn J. Hatcher collection.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-3Typed copy of book "A Web of Connection.."
4Water Summit VIII
5Breifing Book - State Comprehensive Water Plan Study