Engineering & Environmental »
TWRA Wildlife Management Units — Dyer County, Tennessee
Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency maintains 500-acre water-holding
compounds for migratory ducks in West Tennessee. This project employs
ground-penetrating radar and electromagnetic induction sensing to map
near-subsurface aberrations caused by seismic activities that have caused
sand blows within the Mississippi River Alluvium.
Ames Plantation Water Quality— Fayette & Hardeman Counties, Tennessee
Since 1991, our multidisciplinary research team has conducted a long-term, field-scale research effort to map the subsurface lateral movement of water in southwestern Tennessee. Successfully applied technologies include ground-penetrating radar (GPR) and electromagnetic induction (EMI). The research resides on land holdings of 7,500 ha that are held in trust by the Trustees of the Hobart Ames Foundation.
Archaeological & Historical »
Hermitage Springs Site — Davidson County, Tennessee
burial site of a 5000-year old village located in Hermitage, Tennessee. The
Alliance For Native American Indian Rights of Tennessee is assisting in
protecting the remains. # 40DV5S1.
Ames Plantation — Fayette County, Tennessee
Subsurface mapping of slave quarters site. The Ames History map link shows an example of overlaying a Civil War-era map over a modern aerial photo and 1940's era aerial photography. The GIS overlay method (RECTIFY) allowed location of a community of slave cabins.
Mount Olive Cemetery — Montgomery County, Tennessee
Providing surveying expertise for mapping unmarked graves within this
historic African-American cemetery, working with the volunteers of the Mount
Olive Cemetery Historical Preservation Society .