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Dan Ross

Associate Lecturer
Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

 

Publications/ Speeches:

1.   “A Self-guided Interpretive Trail In The Duke Forest”, 1975,  Master's Project, Duke         University 

2.   “Land Lab Experience”, 1978, Ohio Woodlands Magazine

3.   Cover Photo, 1978, Ohio Woodlands 

4.   “Legislative Background and Physical Criteria for Trail Development”, 1979, Ohio Academy of  Science                                            

5.   “Christmas Tree", 1979, WTOV, Channel 9 Production

6.   “Christmas Tree", 1980, WTOV, Channel 9 Production                                                                        

7.   “Soil Survey ", 1980, WTOV , Channel 9 Production

8.   “Soil Survey Utilization”, 1980, WTOV, Channel 9 Production

9.   “Tree Farm System”, 1981, WTOV, Channel 9 Production

10.  “Sidex Study: Carroll County”, 1981, Society Of American Foresters, Ohio Chapter Summer  Meeting

11.  “Soil Utilization”, 1982, Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation District Annual Mtg.

12.  “Trail Development”, 1983, All-Ohio Chapter(AOC) Soil Conservation Society of America

        (SCSA) Annual Mtg.

13.  “USLE: Educational Application Through Computers”,1983, SCSA International Annual Mtg.

14.  “USLE: Educational Application Through Computers”, 1984 , AOC/SCSA Annual Mtg.

15.  “USLE: Educational Application Through Computers”, 1984 , American Society Of AgriculturalEngineers(ASAE)Annual Mtg.

16.  “USLE: Educational Application Through Computers”, 1985, International Erosion Control

Association Annual Meeting

17.  “Youth Programs In Conservation", 1984, SCSA International Meeting                                     

18.  “Teamwork In Action", 1985, SCSA International Meeting

19.  “Lake Monitoring In Northeast Ohio" , 1988, North America Lake Management Society

Annual Meeting                 

20.  “Lake Monitoring n Northeast Ohio", 1989, Nonpoint Conference sponsored by National

Association of Conservation Districts

21.  “Carter Lakes - A Case Study", 1989, Ohio Lake Management Society Annual Meeting

 22.  “Retention/Detention Basins”, 1990, Ohio Lake Management Society Annual Meeting

23.  “Advocacy of Natural Resource Issues Through SWCS Chapters", 1991, International SWCS

Meeting

24.  "Teaching Land Management WithA Micro-Computer Based Model - Soil Erosion", 1991,

International SWCS  Annual Meeting

25.  "SERS - Soil Erosion Reservoir Sedimentation Model" , 1992,  International SWCS Annual

Meeting

26.   "SERS - Soil Erosion Reservoir Sedimentation Teaching Land Management With A Micro-

Computer Based Model ",1992, Journal of SWCS - May/June

27.   "SERS - Soil Erosion Reservoir Sedimentation Teaching Land Management With A Micro-

Computer Based Model ",1993, International Erosion Control Association International

Meeting

28.   "Summit County, Ohio Soil & Water Conservation District Urban Runoff Program", 1993,

National Conference on Urban Runoff Management - Chicago, Illinois

29.   "Construction Sequencing in Urban Development", 1994, Statewide Urban Conference -

Ohio, Aurora, Ohio

30.   "Cooperation in Solving Urban Environmental Problems", 1994, 17th Applied Geography

Conference, Akron, Ohio

31.   "Construction Sequencing in Urban Development - Urban Erosion Control", 1995, Statewide

PLSO Conference - Ohio, Akron, Ohio

32.   "Open Space Planning Exercise", 1995, Plan For the Future Conference, Akron, Ohio

33.   "Soil Loss Comparison - USLE vs RUSLE", 1996, Ohio Academy of Science, Canton, Ohio

34.   "STORMWATER Basins For Erosion Control", 2000, Ohio Lake Management Society,

Cleveland, Ohio

35.    "Erosion Control – Summit County, Ohio", 2003, Soil and Water

Conservation Districts Employees Meeting, Columbus,  Ohio

36.    "Phase 2 NPDES – Summit County, Ohio", 2003, Ohio Federation of Soil and Water

Conservation Districts Supervisor School, Toledo,  Ohio

37.    "Phase 2 NPDES – Water Quality Tour", 2004, CPESC, Purdue University, Indiana

38.    "New Summit County Health Regulations HEARING", 2004, Arbitrator County of Summit Health Department, Springfield Township,  Ohio

39.    "Phase 2 it has been a year – Where are You?",  Erosion Control Magazine, July/August 2004

40.    "Conservation Development – Environmental Impact" , 2005,  International SWCS Annual

Meeting


41. "Urban Forestry: Using ITREE at Kent State University - Service Learning Course 2012", Ohio Storm Water Conference 2013
42. "Urban Forestry: Using ITREE at Kent State University - Service Learning Course 2012", National Nonpoint Monitoring Conference 2013, Cleveland, Ohio
Research Areas
  • Urban Conservation
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Sedimentation from Urban Site
  • Urban Resource Management
Affiliations

Certified in -

CESSWI and CESSWI Instructor

CPESC and CPESC Instructor

CESSWI Regional Representative 2011-2013

CESSWI Division Chair 2013-2014

EnvioCert Administrative Vice Chair 2013

Dan Ross
OFFICE
Department of Geography
Department of Biological Sciences
Center for Ecology and Natural Resources Sustainability
CONTACT INFO
Phone: 330-672-2045
Fax: 330-672-4304
daross@kent.edu
COURSES TEACHING
Spring 2014
  • BSCI 30274 - 001 Forestry
  • BSCI 40195 - 007 St : Forestry Lab
  • BSCI 40600 - 004 Writing In Biological Sciences
  • GEOG 41073 - 001 Conserv Natural Resources
  • BSCI 50195 - 008 Special Topics In Geography
Summer 2014
  • GEOG 41073 - 001 Conserv Natural Resources
  • GEOG 51073 - 001 Conserv Natural Resources
Fall 2014
  • BSCI 40195 - 009 St : Urban Forestry
  • BSCI 40525 - 001 Wildlife Resources
  • BSCI 40600 - 018 Writing In Biological Sciences
  • GEOG 41074 - 001 Resource Geography
  • GEOG 41082 - 001 Geography Of Soils
  • BSCI 50195 - 009 St : Urban Forestry
  • GEOG 51074 - 001 Resource Geography
  • GEOG 51082 - 001 Geography Of Soils
  • BSCI 70195 - 009 St : Urban Forestry
  • GEOG 71074 - 001 Resource Geography
  • GEOG 71082 - 001 Geography Of Soils
EXPERTISE