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- EPA Funding for Wetlands Work Benefits ESF Program
- $3M Grant Supports Bioenergy Development
- ESF Named to Presidentís Community Service Honor Roll
- ESFís Landscape Architecture Program Nationally Ranked
New York State Green Building Conference Announces New Partnership
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has joined ESF and the Syracuse Center of Excellence as a partner for the 2015 Green Building Conference. Rick Fedrizzi, CEO of the U.S. Green Building Council, will host a plenary session during this year's conference. Fedrizzi and his USGBC colleagues were awarded the United Nations Champion of the Earth award in November for their Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification program. READ MORE
Woodsmen's Team Competes at Finger Lakes Fall Festival
Menís A, womenís and Jack and Jill teams place second
The ESF Woodsmen's Team participated in the 13th Annual FLCC Fall Festival Oct. 3 at Cumming Nature Center in Naples, N.Y., winning several events during the course of the day.
The festival featured 21 teams.
The Mighty Oaks men's A team placed second with 1291 points, behind Paul Smith's College with 1383 points. The ESF men won the firebuild, log roll and pulp toss. The ESF men's B team placed eighth with 1015.6 points, behind FLCC with 1016 points.
The ESF women's team placed second with 1351.7 points, behind Paul Smith's College with 1385 points. The Mighty Oaks women won the log toss, single buck, pulp toss, horizontal chop and quarter split events.
The Mighty Oaks Jack-and-Jill team placed second with 1111.6 points and won the axe throw and crosscut events.
The ESF Woodsme'sn team will compete Oct. 16 at Paul Smith's College.Office of Communications
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