New Rice Creek Field Station helps set example in sustainability
SUNY Oswego’s renewed Rice Creek Field Station, set among nearly 400 forever-wild acres south of campus, showcases its commitment to the natural world, utilizing such features as solar power, a state-of-the-art heating-cooling system, green construction materials and rain gardens to demonstrate conservation in practice.
Mon Sep 30, 2013
Rice Creek to 'Celebrate Science' in public welcome-back event Oct. 12
After a year of construction on a new field station, SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek invites the public to a welcome-back afternoon of events titled “Celebrating Science at Rice Creek” on Saturday, Oct. 12, to highlight science research, programming and fun with nature at the popular 400-acre living laboratory.
Wed Sep 18, 2013
New, familiar programs to welcome fall at Rice Creek
SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station will launch fall programming in September with a new Sharing Science series, followed by naturalist-led walks, a hands-on sustainable art series, tours of the new headquarters building and winter bird study.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
New field station rises; faculty, staff to move in this summer
The new home of SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station will open for fall-semester classes in late August, and trails will remain open to the public as construction wraps up.
Thu Jun 07, 2012
Botanist to talk, lead walk on invasive plants at Rice Creek
Andrew Nelson, former director of SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station, will deliver a talk on invasive plant species and lead a walk to view some of them, starting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28, at the college’s Fallbrook Lodge.
Mon May 21, 2012
Changes to Rice Creek Field Station entry posted
The year-long construction and upgrades at Rice Creek Field Station have led to temporary changes in ways visitors can access the nature trails.
Thu Mar 29, 2012
Spring means buds, blooms and birds at Rice Creek
Rice Creek Rambles, free naturalist-led walks, will take place six Saturdays in April and May at Rice Creek Field Station off Thompson Road, south of State Route 104.
Thu Jan 19, 2012
Reborn field station to feature new buildings, observatory
The scheduled rejuvenation of Rice Creek Biological Field Station has become a rebirth, thanks to plans for a new, larger, greener building to replace the wood-frame structure that has housed the research and educational headquarters for 46 years.
Wed Jul 21, 2010
New institute to help K-6 teachers convey responsible energy use
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