Although it’s a common heat source for agricultural buildings, propane often creates a wet heat that exacerbates illness in poultry.
West Virginia University will launch several projects and programs designed to address challenges facing rural Appalachia – everything from small-scale farming to supporting the state’s aging population.
Millipede species, rarely documented in West Virginia, detected by WVU researchers as part of National Geographic project
Sometimes discoveries are hidden in plain sight. Or under a decomposing log, as in the case of one West Virginia University forest pathologist and mycologist.
As invasive carp continue to pose ecological and economic threats to the Upper Mississippi River Basin, researchers at West Virginia University hope to uncover ways to minimize the species’ expansion.