The Council of the Society of American Foresters have chosen Donald Schaufler to receive the 2013 Presidential Field Forester Award to be presented at the SAF National Convention in Charleston, South Carolina on October 25. This award recognizes Don for his innovative methods and record of excellence in the practice of forestry management. Please join us in congratulating Don for this national recognition!
We are very pleased to announce that Professor Dan Decker has agreed to become the next Chair of the Department of Natural Resources, effective July 1, 2013, for a three year term. Please join with us in congratulating Dan on this new appointment!
Please also join us in thanking Marianne Krasny for her dedicated service as department Chair. Marianne will continue her valuable work in the NTRES community, such as with the EPA’s National Environmental Education Training Program, with her graduate students and colleagues in the Civic Ecology Lab, teaching online courses for outside Cornell audiences, and work on a book currently under review and an eBook just underway.