Scientific vessel makes port call

looking at rosetteThe Lake Guardian, a 180-foot boat used in research projects with which SUNY Oswego is involved, made a call on the port of Oswego in mid-July.

Gregory Boyer (right) of the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry discusses the rosette sample collector with SUNY Oswego participants including, from left, chemistry major Colleen Alexander, Jim Pagano of the college’s Environmental Research Center and biological sciences Professor Peter Rosenbaum on the Environmental Protection Agency research boat.

SUNY Oswego is a partner in a long-standing multi-institutional Great Lakes Consortium project using the vessel and its technology to study Lake Ontario fish health and toxin levels.

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(Posted: Jul 22, 2008)