Browse Illinois Research and Scholarship (Open Community) by Subject "Illinois"
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(Mid-America Earthquake Center, 2007-03)A seismic loss assessment was conducted for the State of Illinois for the purposes of determining the vulnerable infrastructure elements, prioritizing mitigation efforts in the state, quantifying damage in economic terms, ...
(2020-08-27)Farming in the 21st century is an expensive, highly technological business, employing exceptionally large equipment and advanced GPS and GIS technology. GPS is used for precise “hands-off” movement of the equipment through ...
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(2008)To start farming with no inherited land, no money, and without financial backing is challenging irrespective of the economy of the times. Money required to buy the necessary farm equipment and supplies is difficult to ...
Multi-Scale Geomorphic Assessment Approach for Streams in the Southern Illinois Region: Case Study, Big Creek Watershed, Pulaski and Union Counties, Illinois (2006-04-17)Human alteration of stream channels and land use initiates responses in a fluvial system that can increase flooding, erosion, and sedimentation, which, in turn, impact aquatic habitat, property, and water quality. Geomorphic ...