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2020 News ArchivesJanuary 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, reverse chronological order

ESF News

ESF in the News References to ESF in non-ESF media, plus short items from the ESF community
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Alliance for Science: USDA to decide fate of American chestnut restoration (8/26)

ESF researchers are seeking approval to restore the iconic chestnut to American forests by using a genetically engineered (GE) variety that can tolerate the blight that has killed billions of wild trees. 8/20 — Read More

Spectrum News: SUNY ESF Pledges To Be Plastic-Free by 2025 (3/4)

ESF is working toward zero waste, and is the fourth college in the US to pledge to go plastic-free. 3/3/20 — Read More

SciTechDaily: How Ear Bones of a Fish Unraveled the Mystery of Spinal Deformities (3/2)

Dr. Karin Limburg's techniques for examining otoliths were instrumental in identifying selenium contamination as the cause of spinal defects in fish in the San Joaquin River. 2/24/20 — Read More

Princeton Review: ESF on the List of Best Value Colleges (2/25)

ESF is on the 2020 list of the 200 US colleges that are the best value for education. 2/20 — Read More

Blue Fish Radio: Goby Virus Causing Decline in St Lawrence River Muskie (2/25)

ESF's Dr. John Farrell and Anna Conklyn were interviewed about their work with muskies in the St. Lawrence River, which are being affected by a virus transmitted from invasive round gobies. 2/11 — Read More

AGU Ecohydrology: Meet a Leaf: John Stella (2/25)

Dr. John Stella was featured as an ecohydrology researcher on the American Geophysical Union's Ecohydrology blog. 2/17/20 — Read More