Works (28)

2022 journal article

Characterizing Compost Rate Effects on Stormwater Runoff and Vegetation Establishment

WATER, 3.

By: C. Kranz, R. McLaughlin & J. Heitman

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: February 24, 2022

2021 conference paper

Amending Roadside Soils with Compost: Effects on Runoff Quality and Quantity, and Vegetation Establishment

Presented at the ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual meeting at Salt Lake City, UT

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2021 conference paper

Compost Incorporation on Roadsides for Soil Improvements and as a Stormwater Control Measure

Presented at the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, (Virtual).

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: International Conference on Ecology and Transportation at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2021 conference paper

Managing Stormwater Quantity and Quality with Compost Incorporation

Presented at the North Carolina Department of Transportation Summit, (Virtual).

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: North Carolina Department of Transportation Summit at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2021 conference paper

Organic amendments for soil restoration on North Carolina Roadsides: A review

Presented at the Soil Science Society of North Carolina Annual Meeting, Virtual.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: Soil Science Society of North Carolina Annual Meeting at Virtual

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2021 conference paper

Review of Incorporating Compost into North Carolina Roadsides

Presented at the International Erosion Control Association Annual Conference, Virtual.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: International Erosion Control Association Annual Conference at Virtual

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 conference paper

Amending roadside with compost post-construction to improve soil hydraulic properties

Presented at the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Seminar, (Virtual).

By: C. Kranz

Event: Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Seminar at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 conference paper

Compost amendment rate and level of compaction alter pore size distribution and soil hydraulic properties in three different textured soils

Presented at the Soil Science Society of North Carolina Annual Meeting, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: Soil Science Society of North Carolina Annual Meeting at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 conference paper

Compost and Compaction Effects on Soil Hydraulic Properties

Presented at the International Erosion Control Association Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: International Erosion Control Association Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 conference paper

Nutrient and metal leaching losses verses retention in compost-soil blends

Presented at the ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual meeting, (Virtual).

By: C. Kranz, E. Rivers, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual meeting at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 journal article

The effects of compost incorporation on soil physical properties in urban soils – A concise review

Journal of Environmental Management, 261, 110209.

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 14, 2020

2020 conference paper

Tying nutrient and metal leaching losses to infiltration rates in compost-soil blends

Presented at the Graduate Student Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Kranz, E. Rivers, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: Graduate Student Research Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2020 conference paper

Using compost post-construction to improve soil hydraulic properties and manage nutrient export

Presented at the North Carolina Department of Transportation Summit, (Virtual).

By: C. Kranz, E. Rivers, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: North Carolina Department of Transportation Summit at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 speech

Applying compost to roadsides to increase infiltration of water

Presented at the SSC 511: Soil Physics, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Kranz

Event: SSC 511: Soil Physics at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 report

Effects of seed source and burn severity on jack pine seedling establishment

[Interview for Research Briefs for Resources Managers]. Lake States Fire Science Consortium.

By: K. Quigley, C. Kranz & T. Whitman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 journal article

High‐Severity Burning Increases Jack Pine Seedling Biomass Relative to Low‐Severity Prescribed Fires

Soil Science Society of America Journal, 83(S1), S141–S152.

By: C. Kranz & T. Whitman

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 20, 2021

2019 conference paper

Level of compaction and compost amendment rate alter soil hydraulic properties in three urban soils

Presented at the ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting at San Antonio, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 conference paper

Level of soil compaction is more important than compost volume for determining soil hydraulic properties in a sandy loam soil

Presented at the American Ecological Engineering Society Meeting, Ashville, NC.

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Event: American Ecological Engineering Society Meeting at Ashville, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 conference paper

Optimizing compost application rates for vegetation health, stormwater infiltration, and runoff quality

Presented at the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Advisory Panel Meeting, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Kranz

Event: Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Advisory Panel Meeting at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2019 journal article

Short communication: Surface charring from prescribed burning has minimal effects on soil bacterial community composition two weeks post-fire in jack pine barrens

Applied Soil Ecology, 144, 134–138.

By: C. Kranz & T. Whitman

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 20, 2021

2019 report

The effects of compost on soil physical properties, heavy metals, and turf establishment as means for erosion control and stormwater infiltration

By: C. Kranz, J. Heitman & R. McLaughlin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2018 conference paper

Prescribed burning effects on jack pine seeds from high and low serotiny regions: Microbial interactions and soil properties

Presented at the North American Forest Soil Conference, Quebec City, QC.

By: C. Kranz & T. Whitman

Event: North American Forest Soil Conference at Quebec City, QC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2017 conference paper

Effects of fire on soils: Is fire a soil forming factor?

Presented at the Soil Science Department Seminar, Madison, WI.

By: C. Kranz

Event: Soil Science Department Seminar at Madison, WI

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2017 conference paper

High and low serotiny jack pine seeds with prescribed fire: Implications for seedling success and microbial communities

Presented at the ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, Tamps, FL.

By: C. Kranz & T. Whitman

Event: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting at Tamps, FL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2013 conference paper

An initial study of soil organic carbon and post-agricultural forest succession age on the Ithaca College natural Lands

Presented at the Geological Society of America, Northeast Regional Meeting, Bretton Woods, NH.

By: C. Kranz & C. Sinton

Event: Geological Society of America, Northeast Regional Meeting at Bretton Woods, NH

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2013 conference paper

Biochar at Ithaca College: Two greenhouse studies testing the effects of biochar and earthworms on plant mass

Presented at the James J. Whalen Academic Symposium, Ithaca, NY.

By: C. Kranz & A. Angione

Event: James J. Whalen Academic Symposium at Ithaca, NY

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2013 speech

What is biochar: Principals and practices for local gardeners

Presented at the Environmental Crisis: Causes and Solution, Ithaca, NY.

By: C. Kranz

Event: Environmental Crisis: Causes and Solution at Ithaca, NY

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

2012 speech

Biochar soil application depth on plant mass of radishes

Presented at the Sustainability Café: Global Climate Change, Ithaca, NY.

By: C. Kranz, M. Vander Hill & A. Zadrizny

Event: Sustainability Café: Global Climate Change at Ithaca, NY

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2021

Employment

2021 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Postdoctoral Scholar Crop and Soil Sciences

2013 - 2016

Ecovative Design (United States) Green Island, New York, US
Research Technician Research and Development

Education

2018 - 2021

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
PhD Crop and Soil Science

2016 - 2018

University of Wisconsin Madison Madison, WI, US
MS Soil Science Soil Science

2009 - 2013

Ithaca College Ithaca, NY, US
BS Environmental Science Environmental Studies and Sciences