Rural System's

Kudos and Acknowledgements

We're grateful for the lomg-term encouuragement and assistance with a "hits counter" from A. Blair Jones of the Conservation Management Institute, Virginia Tech

Dr. William Sanders for initiating the concept of the cyberCatalog, 2004.

Steven Owen, Appalachian Coalition for Just and Sustainable Communities, for encouragements and insights.

Laurie Good for typing special sections.

Prof Iain J. Clelland, Radford University for insights about the importance of competition and the need for inclusions.

September 14, 2004