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forest ecology graduate student Master of Science, SUNY ESF

Weekend Report, 1/31-2/1

Saturday yielded a surprisingly low turnout, with only Abby, Zach, and Jessie showing up (Gabriel and Jerome were also present). Abby worked on completing snail data organization and labeling snail vials for her project and upcoming meeting with Cheryl Bondi. … Continue reading

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1/24/15 Lab Update

In attendance on Sunday, 1/24 was: Jerome, Stephanie, Jessie, Brittany, Miriam, Seth, Ruth, and Abbey  (Brannon appeared briefly for a punny time!). – Five bags of Fall 2014 leaf litter from C1 was sorted, and placed in the B9 oven … Continue reading

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Weekend update from 1/11/2015!

Attending: Max, Gabriel, Griffin, Materjay, Abby, Nora, Aaliyah, Lwam, Nick, Zach, Yang, Jerome, and Ruth.  This may be an all-time high attendance record!  When Li came in, we were 14 people. Lab accomplishments – Five litter samples from fall 2014 … Continue reading

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Lab news 12/20/14

Today in news from the trenches, Nick, Zach, and Seth teamed up on sample 1 while Luam, Lilly, and Miriam did sample 2, which completes JBO Plot 3 (Griffin helped both teams, so we won’t declare a winner).  One team … Continue reading

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Lab News 12/14/14

Last weekend in attendance on 12/14/14 was: Materjay, Nick, Griffin, Hank, Lillian, Seth, and Mariam. All parties were able to help in both litter sorting as well as trench plot root picking. Four people were typically picking roots, while three … Continue reading

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November 22: Getting organized

From now on, we are going to process all samples in order.  These are the leaf litter samples from C-2 (our highest priority site) laid out in the same order as on the data sheet Griffin made.  Some of the samples … Continue reading

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