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Mark Whitmore

2014 IPM Award Recipient Mark Whitmore

Jan 5, 2015

Congratulations to DNR Extension Associate, Mark Whitmore, one of NY State's 2014 Excellence in IPM (Integrated Pest Management) Award winners!


Study of Plant Tolerance to deer

Dec 5, 2014

Rampant deer have long been munching away on forest plants and altering ecosystems, but new evidence suggests some plants are evolving tolerance to being eaten.

Fernow Hall at night

Fernow Hall Rehab featured in Architect

Nov 19, 2014

Fernow Hall's rehab was recently featured in Architect Magazine.  Showcasing the renovation in photos, Architect makes note of the large team led by di Domenico + Partners, as well as Fernow's LEED Gold Certification,  sustainable initiatives, and the care taken to blend both the new and the old. 

Jim Lassoie

Jim Lassoie honored for excellence in teaching

Nov 6, 2014

Jim Lassoie, Professor of Natural Resources, was among a small group of regional recipients of this year’s Excellence in College and University Teaching Awards For Food and Agricultural Sciences,  presented at the 127th Association of Public and Land-grant Universities annual meeting.

Amanda Rodewald

Amanda Rodewald addresses threat of bird extinctions

Sep 30, 2014

In a recent editorial piece for The Hill entitled “Avoiding the path to zero”, Amanda Rodewald addressed the ever-present threat of bird extinctions. Amanda Rodewald is the director of conservation science at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, faculty fellow at Cornell University’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, an associate professor in the Department of Natural Resources at Cornell University, and a Robert F. Schumann Faculty Fellow.