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Visit SUNY-ESF at the New York State Fair...

...and Learn Something Every Day!


Thursday, August 22
From Molecules to Ecosystems
Explore wildlife biology, invertebrate zoology, fisheries and aquatic systems, biogeochemistry, restoriation of rare species and more with ESF’s Faculty of Environmental and Forest Biology. ESF’s Extension Office will be on hand to answer questions about tree pests and diseases.

Friday, August 23
A Bundle of Energy
Take the home energy survey and learn how to reduce your energy use with ESF’s Faculty of Environmental Studies. View a model house loaded with energy-saving suggestions.

Saturday, August 24
Make Your Own Paper
Learn how to make hand-made paper with ESF’s Faculty of Paper Science and Engineering.

Wednesday, August 28
Biomass: Energy for the Future
Learn about ESF’s exciting research to develop willow biomass to provide a clean, efficient energy source for the future.

Thursday, August 29
A Day at the Lakes
Explore New York’s Great Lakes, their coastlines and watersheds with ESF’s Great Lakes Research Consortium.

Friday, August 30
Space: The Environmental Frontier
Learn how satellite imagery and remote sensing is helping to study our environment with ESF’s Faculty of Environmental Resources and Forest Engineering.

Saturday, August 31
Life from the Forest
Explore soils, learn how to age trees, and discover the hundreds of products made from forest products with ESF’s Faculty of Forest and Natural Resources Management. Join us at 1:30 p.m. for a demonstration by the student Woodsmen’s Team!

Sunday, September 1
ESF Alumni Day
Are you an ESF graduate? Come join faculty, staff and fellow alumni for some "time-out" at the Fair! Not an alum? No problem! Visit the exhibit and learn about some of the exciting careers ESF graduates pursue.

Monday, September 2
Join students from ESF’s Faculty of Landscape Architecture for some hands-on fun.

Meet us at the SUNY-ESF tent at the State Park at the State Fair everyday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admissions representatives will be available daily to answer questions about the college.

SUNY-ESF’s exhibit is made possible through a cooperative agreement with New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.