Middle States Geographer Volume 45, 2012 Articles: Croatia’s Neoliberal Trajectory: The Applicability of Variegated Neoliberalism in the Croatian Past Socialist Context – Marissa Bell Using the Stream Visual Assessment Protocol( SVAP) As A Monitoring Tool to Assess Stream Corridor Conditions Over Time – Kelly M. Frothingham. Amy M. Bartlett Invasive and Native Plant Response to Fire in a Pennsylvania Piedmont Woodland – Joan M. Welch Water and Conflict: The Evolving Environmental Security Landscape – Francis A. Galgano Spatial Patterns of Road Mortality: Assessing Turtle Barrier Conservation Strategies – Dorothy Ives Dewey and James P. Lewandowski Spring Houses of Montgomery Township, Pennsylvania: Historical, Locational, and Architectural Patterns of an Early Settlement Cultural Artifact – Alison E. Feeney and Brandon Snyder Land Use, Society and Evolutionary Mismatch: A Case Study of the Buffalo, NY Outer Harbor Parkway Project – R.C. Weaver and Jason Knight New York’s Craig Colony for Epileptics Tracing the Deepest Roots of De-institutionalization – Grace Trompeter R.I.P. “Nature”? A Pragmatist Critique of First Generation Nature Constructivism – John G. Hintz From Innovation to Impasse: The Anglo-German Naval Arms Race. 1906-1916 – Darrell A. Norris Stadiums and Smart Growth – Michael Donnelly.