Campbell Past Recipients

Great Smoky Mountains Conservation Association
Carlos C. Campbell Memorial Fellowship

Past Recipients and Studies

Year Recipient Affiliation Purpose Award
1982 Bruce Hastings UT-WFS Movements and activities of backcountry bears in GSMNP $1,500
Brian Keyes UT-Forest Rec. Visual preferences of recreationists in forest environments in GSMNP $1,800
Pam Petko-Seus UT-WFS Relations between bears & backpackers in GSMNP $1,800
1983 Chris Keller UT-WFS Reproduction & denning of black bears in GSMNP $1,800
Allen Torbett UT-Geology Evidence for tundra geology in GSMNP $1,800
1985 Charlotte Pyle UT-Forestry Forest disturbance in western GSMNP $1,800
1986 Pete McLean UT-Ecology Population dynamics of black bears in GSMNP $1,800
1987 Jim Habera UT-WFS Brook & rainbow trout populations in experimental streams in GSMNP $1,800
Patrick Ryan UT-Geology Causes & predications of landslides on Anakeesta Ridge in GSMNP $1,800
Xinyuan Wu UT-Ecology Growth patterns of red spruce in GSMNP
1988 Jeff Connelly UT-Geology Geological structure of Greenbriar Cove, GSMNP $1800
Paris Lambdin UT-Entomology & Plant Path Distribution of immature lepidopteran fauna in oak Habitats in GSMNP $1800
James Minesky UT-Zoology Ecology of green anoles in GSMNP $1800
1989 Jeff Connelly UT-Geology Geological structure of Greenbriar Cove, GSMNP $1800
Paris Lambdin UT-Entomology & Plant Path Distribution of immature lepidopteran fauna in oak Habitats in GSMNP $1800
James Minesky UT-Zoology Ecology of green anoles in GSMNP $1800
John Burde SIU-Forestry Procedures for monitoring backcountry campsites impacts in GSMNP $1800
Michael Lusk NC State-Forestry Effects of wild pigs on small mammals in GSMNP $1800
1990 Jeff Connelly UT-Geology Geological structure of Greenbriar Cove, GSMNP $1800
Paris Lambdin UT-Entomology & Plant Path Distribution of immature lepidopteran fauna in oak Habitats in GSMNP $1800
Michael Lusk NC State-Forestry Effects of wild pigs on small mammals in GSMNP $1800
Barron Crawford UT-WFS Natural history of coyotes in GSMNP $1,800
James Rhea UT-Forestry Development of resistant strains of dogwood to anthracnose: collection of strain from GSMNP $450
Frank van Manen UT-WFS Black bear population dynamics in GSMNP $2700
Kerry Rabenold Purdue University Development of a systematic monitoring program for migratory birds in GSMNP $1800
1991 Frank van Manen UT-WFS Black bear population dynamics in GSMNP $2700
Kerry Rabenold Purdue University Development of a systematic monitoring program for migratory birds in GSMNP $1800
1992 Kerry Rabenold Purdue University Development of a systematic monitoring program for migratory birds in GSMNP $1800
Richard Busing Univ. NC-Biol Old growth forest plot for long-term vegetation monitoring at Albright Grove, GSMNP $1800
Catherine Kolkmeier UT-Ethology Whitetailed deer behavior $1800
Stan Guffey UT-Zoology Differentiation & hybridization of brook trout in GSMNP $2050
1993 Stan Guffey UT-Zoology Differentiation & hybridization of brook trout in GSMNP $2050
Christopher Beachy Highlands Biol. Population densities of the red-cheeked Appalachian woodland salamander in GSMNP $3,500
Paris Lambdin &
Jerome Grant
UT-Ent. & Plant Path. Biodiversity of the insect fauna in mature northern red oak stands in GSMNP $2,100
Julia Sizemore NC State-Zoology Comparison of small mammal populations in areas of heavy, moderate, and light spruce-fir decline in GSMNP $1,000
1994 Andrea Bixler Dept. of Zoology Striped skunks: Factors in influencing a solitary social system – Cades Cove $2,500
Ed Clebsch Dept. of Botany Changes in red spruce: a 30-year view, GSMNP $760
Steve Fraley Dept. of Zoology Fish & micro invertebrates in Abrams Creek $1,500
Jonathan Harrod Ecology: UNC A GIS model for dynamics of pine & pine-hardwood, GSMNP $3,600
Stephanie Wilds Ecology: UNC Using GIS to predict plant species distribution in GSMNP $3,200
1995 Thomas Eason UT-Ecology Dispersal patterns of juvenile black bears $3,540
Robert Inman UT-WFS Distribution of preferred black bear foods in relation to habitat use $3,200
Pamela Nabors UT-Geography Monitoring an invasive non-native Yam species $650
Stephanie Wilds UNC-Ecology Use of GIS to predict plant species distribution $600
1996 Thomas Eason UT-Ecology Dispersal patterns of juvenile black bears $3,520
Alex Coley UT-Ecology Genetics of a black bear population $1,800
John Shubzda UT-Forestry Watershed dynamics $2,000
Jerome Grant UT-Entomology Beech scale disease $2,750
1997 Andrew Moiseff Univ. Conn Physiology Synchronous flashing by fireflies $1,850
Terry Flum UT-EEB Hydrology and water quality characteristics $1,875
Jay Clark UT-WFS Nuisance bear movements $3,600
Fred Alsop ETSU-Biology Bird census in spruce-fir $2,485
1998 Joe Beeler GSMNP Invertebrate Survey $1,800
Jay Clark UT-WFS Nuisance bear movements $3,000
John Shubzda UT-Forestry Watershed monitoring $3,000
John Copeland GA Southern-Biology Fireflies: Bioluminescence $1,500
1999 Ashley Morris UT-Botany Genetic Resistance to Beech Bark Disease $3,600
John Copeland GA Southern-Biology Firefly Conservation Biology $2,231
2000 Jaime McNutt UT-WFS Female bear survival $3,040
John Shubzda UT-Engineering Water quality $3,331
2001 Howard Neufeld Appalachian State University–Biology Effects of Ozone on Native Wild Flowers $2,640
Jaime McNutt UT-WFS Female Bear Survival $3,589
Bruce Robinson, John Shubzda and Tom Barnett UT Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering Multi-Parameter Water Quality Monitor for Monitoring Park-Wide Water Quality GSMNP $3,600
Bruce Robinson and John Shubzda UT Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering Data Logger for Noland Divide Watershed Dynamics GSMNP $1,479
Thomas Mueller, Darren Robinson, Joe Beeler,and Chris Main UT Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Systems Natural History and Control of Chinese Yam, Dioscorea batatas $2,250
2002 Bruce Robinson, John Shubzda and Tom Barnett UT Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering Multi-Parameter Water Quality Monitor for Monitoring Park-Wide Water Quality GSMNP $3,600
Bruce Robinson and John Shubzda UT Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering Data Logger for Noland Divide Watershed Dynamics GSMNP $1,479
Thomas Mueller, Darren Robinson, Joe Beeler, and Chris Main UT Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Systems Natural History and Control of Chinese Yam, Dioscorea batatas $2,250
2003 Thomas Mueller, Joe Beeler, C. Harper, G. Bates and Chris Main UT Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Systems Weed control in native warm season grasses $1,125
A. Wartell University of Georgia Institute of Ecology The Carolina northern flying squirrel (Glaucomys sabrinus Coloratus) in the Southern Appalachians: genetic structure, habitat isolation, and implications for conservation management $3,600
E. Holzmueller and S. Jose University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation Reproduction of dogwood Cornus florida L.) in burned areas of GSMNP $3,600
2004 Joshua Kincaid and Albert Parker University of Georgia Dept. of Geography Spatial patterns of eastern hemlock regeneration in Southern Appalachian upland forests $3,600
Richard Baird and Kristine Johnson Mississippi State Univ. and NPS, GSMNP Effects of site factors and mycorrhizal associations on reforestation of Fraser Firs following balsam woolly adelgid infestations at select [locations] in the GSMNP $3,600
2005 Michael Freake Lee University, Cleveland, TN, Dept of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Population status of eastern hellbenders in the GSMNP $3,600
Scott Roberts, Ken Orvis, and Roger Tankersley UTK Dept of Geography Preparing for the onset of hemlock mortality in GSMNP: an assessment of the relationship between riparian hemlock forest and adjacent stream chemistry $3,075
Matthew Wood, Richard Baird, and Kristine Johnson Mississippi State Univ. Dept. of Entomolgy and Plant Pathology Effects of ectomycorrhizae and select site factors on regeneration of Fraser fir (Abies fraseri) in GSMNP $3,600
2006 Sally P. Horn and Henri D. Grissino-Mayer UTK: Dept. of Geography Soil charcoal evidence of long-term fire history in table mountain pine stands in GSMNP $3,570
David McNeill, Richard Baird and Kristine Johnson Mississippi State Univ. and NPS of GSMNP Determination of hypovirulent and virulent isolates Cryphonectria parasitica collected from the GSMNP and their vegetative compatibility $3,600
2007 William Starrett, Richard Baird and Kristine Johnson Mississippi State Univ. and NPS of GSMNP Rhododendron decline in the GSMNP: Effects of pathogenic and mycorrhizal fungal associations within healthy and declining rhododendron populations $3,600
2008 David Buehler and Kay Franzreb UTK: Dept. of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries and U.S. Forest Service Effect of eastern hemlock loss on avian abundance, productivity, and provisioning rates in southern Appalachian forests $5,000
Chris Underwood and Sally Horn UTK: Dept. of Geography Using soil charcoal as a proxy for the reconstruction of fire histories in the GSMNP $5,000
2009 Kirsten Hecht and Max Nickerson Univ. of Florida School of Natural Resources and Environment and Florida Museum of Natural History Movement, diet, and microhabitat of larval Cryptobranchus Alleganiensis (hellbender) in the GSMNP $5,000
David Buehler and Kay Franzreb UTK: Dept. of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries and U.S. Forest Service Effect of eastern hemlock loss on avian abundance, productivity, and provisioning rates in southern Appalachian forests $5,000
2010 Keith Gibbs, Bradford Cook and Steve Moore Tennessee Technological University and the GSMNP Effects of antimycin application for native brook trout restoration to benthic macroinvertebratecommunities in Lynn Camp Prong watershed, GSMNP $4,920
Lisa Muller, Jennapher Teunissen van Manen, Mike Pelton and Zheng-Hua Li UTK Using stable isotopes to assess longitudinal diet patterns of black bears in GSMNP $3,000
Julie Tuttle and Peter White UNC-Chapel Hill Quantifying gradients of soil moisture to understand and predict vegetation dynamics, GSMNP $5,000
2011 R. T. Busing USGS, Corvallis, OR Forest dynamics along an
elevational gradient in the

Great Smoky Mountains:
a climate change perspective

$4,956
C. Weathers

J. Stauffer

T. King

S. E. Moore

M.A. Kulp

Penn State University & NPS

Penn State University

USGS

NPS

NPS

Comparing genetic and morphometric expressivity of

brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis)
progeny and source stream
stocks transplanted into LeConte
Creek, Great Smoky Mountains
National Park, Tennessee.

$5,000
P. B. Matheny

S. A. Trudell

E. C. Vellinga

M.G. Wood

University of Tennesee

University of Washington

University of California

A field guide to mushrooms of the Great Smokies: preliminary data
acquisition
$5,000
2012 E. Tripp

J. Lendemer

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, CA

NY Botanical Garden, New York, NY

Lichen Diversity, Ecology, and Conservation in Great Smoky Mountains National Park $5,000
B. P. Keck University of Tennessee Genetic Diversity,
Hybridization, and Development
of Long Term Monitoring Tools

in Greenfin Darters, Nothonotus chlorobranchius

$5,000
C. Coots

P. Lambdin

J. Franklin

J. Grant

University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee

Influence of Elevation and Hemlock Wooly Adelgid

Infestation Levels on Water Stress in Eastern Hemlocks in
the Great Smoky Mountains
National Park

$5,000
2013 E. T. Rose and T. R. Simon N.C. State University Assessing avian response to the reintroduction of fire in low elevation pine/oak habitats of GSMNP following more than 50 years of fire suppression Park $5,000
M. H. Connolly(1), T. B. Henry(1), J. S. Schwartz(1), M. A. Kulp(2), and S. E. Moore(2) University of Tennessee (1) and National Park Service (2) Chemical analysis of trout otoliths as a measure of age-dependent deposition of aqueous aluminum in an Appalachian stream $5,000
T. Beachy Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont Investigating potential impacts of hemlock decline on streamside birds in the Walker Valley $5,000
Total of awards, since inception, for the Carlos C. Campbell Memorial Fellowship $246,115