River People: After the Sampling

I have finished the gathering of samples for my study and while I have not drawn any conclusions about data, I am able to make some general statements about my subjects. Firstly, and most dramatically, the concentration around Richmond was greater than initially anticipated. While external factors led to a higher degree of sample gathering […]

River People: Abstract

In this study, I will look at variation in individuals’ views, conceptualizations, and understandings of a natural resource, as well as their particular manner and degree of interaction. Specifically, I have chosen to look at interaction with and perceptions of the James River as reported by those individuals who are engaged with body of water. […]