This past weekend, a team from SEFS participated in the Olympic National Park BioBlitz, which was one of dozens of BioBlitzes held across the county as part of the National Park Service’s centennial celebration this year (another event down at … Continue reading →
From March 21 to 25, SEFS doctoral student Emilio Vilanova traveled to Kourou in French Guiana to take part in a meeting, “Thematic School on Functional Ecology of Tropical Rainforests in the Context of Climate Changes: From Real Observations to … Continue reading →
Awards & Acknowledgements from this quarter include Dennis L. Hartmann’s election into the National Academy of Sciences, the Climate Change Video Contest winners, and the naming of the College’s 2016-2017 scholarship recipients, and much more!
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Tom Hinckley no doubt kept his much younger graduate students challenged to keep up as he climbed to over 7000′ on Snowshoe Mountain in the North Cascades. It was there he chose to conduct research on the effects of environmental stress on three species of native trees. Hinckley needed that energy as he served both […] Continue reading
Selected cuttings from the Washington Park Arboretum (May 16 – 30, 2016) 1) Ostrya carpinifolia Hop Hornbeam This small-to-medium-sized tree (40-50’) is native to southern Europe and southwestern Asia. The common name refers to the fruit which resembles the fruit of Humulus (Hops). Ostrya is from Greek, meaning “bone-like” in reference to th […]
The Wildlife Society’s 23rd Annual Conference will combine the perfect mix of traditional conference favorites with an exciting assortment of all new events and activities, not to mention a vibrant and entertaining location in Raleigh, North Carolina. Conference Quick Links: Complete list of 2016 Education and Training Opportunities Register Justification Sc […]
Not much keeps working, with achievement, after 50 years. Vehicles qualify for “historic” license plates after 25 years and marriages lasting 50 years are celebrated as “golden”. At the U.S. Department of Agriculture we recognized a milestone when Thurman Booth, charter member of the TWS Arkansas Chapter, marked 50 years of federal service – as well as of TW […]