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Spring is Sweet at Maple Weekend

Mar 28, 2015
Despite a quick bout of 20-degree weather, this year’s Maple Weekend at Arnot Forest drew a steady crowd.  Director Peter Smallidge was on hand to talk a bit about Arnot’s production process.   Read more
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Don't close the door on open science

Mar 18, 2015
Director of Conservation Science at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and DNR Associate Professor Amanda Rodewald writes in The Hill about the Open Science Movement — a scientific revolution that aims to make research and data widely accessible to all sectors of society.  Read more
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Climate change likely to alter NY’s Oneida Lake by 2099

Mar 5, 2015
DNR doctoral candidate Amy Lee Hetherington, the lead author of a study in the journal Ecological Modelling, reports that by the end of the century temperatures in Oneida Lake - New York state’s largest interior lake - will likely be higher by about 6 degrees Fahrenheit ... enough to remove oxygen from its bottom waters, alter its species composition and eradicate its remaining cold water fish species. Read more