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Stephen Morreale, part of a team of researchers satellite-tracking 135 leatherbacks

Leatherback turtle
Jan 21, 2014
Stephen Morreale, DNR Senior Research Associate & Adjunct Associate Professor was part of a team of researchers who satellite-tracked 135 leatherbacks with transmitters to determine the turtles’ patterns of movement in the Pacific Ocean. Combined with fisheries data, the researchers entered the information into a computer model to predict bycatch hotspots in the Pacific.   Read more

Keith Tidball named USDA visiting scholar

Keith Tidball
Jan 15, 2014
Senior extension associate Keith Tidball, an expert on disaster response and recovery, has been selected a 2014 visiting scholar by the United States Department of Agriculture. Read more

DNR faculty Lars Rudstam and Associate Jim Watkins receive large grant from the EPA

Jim Watkins
Jan 16, 2013
DNR faculty Lars Rudstam and Associate Jim Watkins received a large grant and teamed together with the Center for Great Lakes Studies at Buffalo State to monitoring lower trophic levels, and study the deep chlorophyll layer that is of increasing in importance in the lakes, as well as the ecological role of mysid shrimps, the detection of invasive species, and the use of indices of biotic integrity. Read more

Smallidge to receive Technology Transfer Award

Peter Smallidge
Aug 1, 2011
Peter Smallidge, New York State extension forester working out of Cornell University, director of Cornell’s Arnot Teaching and Research Forest, and director of the Cornell Maple Program, will receive the Technology Transfer Award, one of seven national awards from the Society of American Foresters (SAF). Read more

Cornell scientists to present at AAAS

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Feb 7, 2011
Five Cornell scientists in disciplines ranging from crop improvement to robotics will present their research at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting, Feb. 17-21. Read more

Cornell ranked fifth for sustainability

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Jan 7, 2011
Cornell is the fifth-greenest university in the world, according to the GreenMetric Ranking of World Universities, a new ranking system by the University of Indonesia. Read more