(on leave spring 2018)
Professor McTammany teaches in the Department of Biology and the Environmental Studies Program.
- Ph.D., Virginia Tech
- M.S., Virginia Tech
- B.S., Bucknell University
- Stream and river ecology
- Human impact on aquatic ecosystems
- Restoration and management of aquatic ecosystems
- Carbon and nutrient dynamics in ecosystems
- GIS and remote sensing
- Aquatic Ecology
- Ecosystem Ecology
- Ecology and Evolution
- Environmental Biology
Wilson, M. J., and M. E. McTammany. 2016. Spatial scale and dispersal influence metacommunity dynamics of benthic invertebrates in a large river. Freshwater Science. DOI: 10.1086/685732.
Wilson, M. J., M. E. McTammany, M. D. Bilger, S. P. Reese, and B. R. Hayes. 2015. Combining data from multiple agencies to assess benthic macroinvertebrate communities in a large gravel-bed river. Freshwater Science 34(2):593-605.
Wilson, M. J., and M. E. McTammany. 2014. Direct and indirect mass effects: tributary influences on benthic macroinvertebrates in a large river. Hydrobiologia 738(1):75-85.
Bott, T. L., J. K. Jackson, M. E. McTammany, J. D. Newbold, S. T. Rier, B. W. Sweeney, and J. M. Battle. 2012. Abandoned coal mine drainage and its remediation: impacts on stream ecosystem structure and function. Ecological Applications 22(8), 2144-2163.
Hagen, E. M., M. E. McTammany, J. R. Webster, and E. F. Benfield. 2010. Shifts in allochthonous input and autochthonous production in streams along an agricultural landuse gradient. Hydrobiologia 655, 61-77.
McTammany, M. E., E. F. Benfield, and J. R. Webster. 2008. Effects of agriculture on wood breakdown and microbial biofilm respiration in southern Appalachian streams. Freshwater Biology 53, 842-854.
McTammany, M. E., E. F. Benfield, and J. R. Webster. 2007. Recovery of stream ecosystem metabolism from historical agriculture. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 26(3), 532-545.
MacCausland, A. L., and M. E. McTammany. 2007. The impact of episodic coal mine drainage pollution on benthic macroinvertebrates in streams in the Anthracite region of Pennsylvania. Environmental Pollution 149(2), 216-226.
McTammany, M. E., J. R. Webster, E. F. Benfield, and M. A. Neatrour. 2003. Longitudinal patterns of metabolism in a southern Appalachian river. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 22, 359-370.
Scott, M. C., G. S. Helfman, M. E. McTammany, E. F. Benfield, and P. V. Bolstad. 2002. Multiscale influences on physical and chemical stream conditions across southern Appalachian landscapes. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 38, 1379-1392.