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Rich Biodiversity Of Species Makes Annual Top Ten List Of Discoveries
2014-05-22 08:57:01

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Each year, an international committee of taxonomists and related experts form a list of the top 10 species of the year. In 2013, the list included such species as the Lesula monkey, lightning roaches and the lyre sponge. Not to be outdone, 2014’s list includes some pretty impressive species as well. The list is compiled annually by the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry’s (ESF) International Institute for...

2012-01-02 08:00:00

The newly built SUNY ESF dormitory, Centennial Hall was recently awarded USGBC LEED Gold certification. The dormitory observation tower, crafted and raised by New Energy Works Timberframers, offers a unique space for students/residents to gather, study, and relax with panoramic campus views. Farmington NY (PRWEB) January 02, 2012 The newly built SUNY ESF dormitory, Centennial Hall was recently awarded USGBC LEED Gold certification. The dormitory observation tower, crafted and raised by New...

2010-04-22 07:00:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Against the backdrop of Earth Day 2010, Carrier Corp. demonstrated its continued leadership in environmental stewardship and ongoing support of the Sustainable Enterprise Partnership (SEP) with a donation of $35,000. The SEP, a collaboration among Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management, the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY ESF), and the Syracuse Center of Excellence in Environmental and Energy Systems...

2008-07-07 03:00:30

By Martino, Kristina TULLY - The average daily wind gust in Tully is about 12.5 mph. That's just enough to operate a four or five kilowatt wind turbine that will power 8,000 square feet of remote classrooms in Tully owned by the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), an ESF official says. This fall, ESF plans to install a $45,000 endurance wind turbine at its 4,000-acre Heiberg Memorial Forest and Field Station in Tully, says Michael J. Kelleher,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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