Brian Gelder

Brian Gelder

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Community and Regional Planning
Research Manager, Community and Regional Planning


(515) 294-3144

Campus Office: 3321 Elings Hall

Mailing Address
Community and Regional Planning Department
158 College of Design
Ames, IA, 50011
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Research Interests

Elevation models and remote sensing of elevation, residue cover, cover crops, and crop health. Modeling of soil and water management, runoff, erosion, and water quality. Planning agricultural conservation practices. Precision agronomy and conservation. Sustainable planning.

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