1.-Restoration, maintenance and enhancement of the University of South Alabama Herbarium
(Collaborators: B.J. Axsmith, University of South Alabama; K.M. Major, University of South Alabama)
2.-Atlas of Flowering Plants of Alabama (member of atlas committee)
3.- Breeding Bird Atlas (contributor)
4.- Alabama Exotic Plant Council – (Chair – Research & Inventory Committee)
5.- Alabama Mississippi Rapid Assessment Team
6.- The Nature Conservancy – Grand Bay Planning Team
MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS & TECHNICAL REPORTS
-Campbell C. S., W. A. Wright, M. Cox, T. F. Vining, C. S. Major, and M. Arsenault. 2004. Internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1) in Picea (Pinaceae): Sequence divergence and structure. (In review) Mol. Phylogenet. Evol.
-Major, C. S. 1993. Hybridization between Picea mariana and P. rubens (Pinaceae) in Maine: Quantitative morphology and experimental pollinations. Master's Thesis. University of Maine, Orono.
-Major, C. S. 2000. Plant Communities – A New Tool for Conservation in Tennessee. The Tennessee Conservationist. State of Tennessee Press.
-Major, C. S. 2002. Conservation Strategy for Three high Elevation Grassy Balds in the Southern Blue Ridge, Cherokee National Forest. 38 pp.
-Major, C. S. 2002. Conservation Strategy for Narrow Endemic, Sedum nevii, in Cherokee National Forest. 33 pp.
-Major, C. S. 2001. Evaluation of select sites to determine fire history in the Big South Fork National Recreation Area. Campbell and Scott Co’s. Tennessee. 98 pp.
-Major, C. S. et. al. 2000. Ecological survey of thirty-two select sites in the Cherokee National Forest. Tennessee Division of Natural Heritage Report to the Cherokee National Forest. 468 pp.
-Major, C. S. and A. S. Shea. 2000. Inventory and Status report for the federally endangered species Pityopsis ruthii (Ruth’s Golden Aster) on the Hiawasee River, Polk Co. Tennessee. 57pp.
-McCoy , R. A., D. I. Withers and C. S. Major, 2000. A Guide to the Rare Vertebrates of Tennessee
For the New Millennium. Tennessee Natural Heritage Program
-Lauber, T. B., N. Craig, C. S. Major and R. J. O’Connor. 1993. A compilation of population trend data for neotropical migrants in Maine. Report for workshop on Neotropical Migrant Status in Maine for Maine Dept. of Natural Resources.
"The Coastal Counties Exotic Plant and Animal Inventory Project"
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Alabama DCNR - (Co-PI's: K.M. Major & J. W. McCreadie; 2003)
"A Preliminary Survey of Macroalgal and AquaticPlant Distribution in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta"
Environmental Protection Agency/Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies - (Co-PI: K.M. Major; 2002)
CURRENT UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS