The images you see on the banner are of places and people involved in our research.
Surveying Image: Lindsey Ruhl (MS Student, Class of 2014) surveys small changes in elevation in a flood prone field near the Winooski River, Burlington, VT. This work is funded by a grant from the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education, SARE (http://www.sare.org/)
Ryan Melnichuk inspecting a Amynthas agrestis specimen found at the Williston rest stop on I89 S.
Swiss chard plots at Bella Farm in Monkton (http://bellapesto.com/). These plots are part of Peter Austin’s (MS student and farm manager at East Shore Winery) thesis project on vermicompost. This work is funded by SARE (http://www.sare.org/)
The view within an earthworm burrow on a starless night. Soils are opaque…
View of the Adriatic sea near Izmir on a field trip with personnel form the Olive Research Station in Bornova near Izmir (http://www.zae.gov.tr/)
Lake Champlain seen from Barton Island while surveying for earthworms this summer. The work was funded by a grant obtained By Don Ross et al. from the Northeastern States Research Cooperative (http://nsrcforest.org/).
Justin Richardson (PhD student, Dartmouth College) and Paliza Shresta (MS Virginia Tech. and a volunteer at UVM) weighing soil from a quantitative soil pit dug for Justin’s thesis work.