Jan 27, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – As tropical forests become increasingly broken up by roads,
farm fields, pastures and other developments, corridors of trees provide vital
pathways for pollinators and contribute to a rich diversity of plant species,
scientists have confirmed. A study at the Las Cruces Biological Station in ...
Apr 21, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The amount of carbon stored in tree trunks, branches, leaves
and other biomass — what scientists call “aboveground live carbon” — is
determined more by timber harvesting than by any other environmental factor in
the forests of the Pacific Northwest, according to a report published by ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Mark Hoffman, associate dean in the College of Public
Health and Human Sciences, has been named vice provost for international
programs at Oregon State University. He will begin his new duties July 15.
Hoffman, an Exercise and Sport Science faculty member since 2000, has ...
Jan 9, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers today reported in Proceedings of the National
Academy of Sciences a strong correlation between toxic levels of domoic acid in
shellfish and the warm-water ocean conditions orchestrated by two powerful
forces – El Niño events and the Pacific Decadal Oscillation. Using a ...
Oct 5, 2016 ... GLENEDEN BEACH, Ore. – Registration has opened for Oregon Sea Grant's
annual State of the Coast conference, which will be held Oct. 29 at the Salishan
Spa and Golf Resort. The event is designed to bring together the public, scientists
, business and community leaders, fishermen, resource managers, ...
Feb 15, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Women have always played an important role in Oregon's
commercial fishing industry, even if they don't actually fish or work on boats - but
a new study indicates their roles are changing. The research, funded by Oregon
Sea Grant and published in the journal Marine Policy, was based ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University is among 44 "Best Buy Schools"
named in the 2016 edition of "The Fiske Guide to Colleges.” Schools included on
the list are ranked as inexpensive or moderately priced, and have four- or five-
star academic ratings. They include public and private schools from ...
Apr 19, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Christopher McKnight Nichols, an assistant professor of
history at Oregon State University, has been chosen as a 2016 Andrew Carnegie
Fellow, a prestigious academic fellowship for social sciences and humanities
scholars. The Carnegie fellowship, supported by the Carnegie Corp. of ...
Oct 26, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon Hatchery Research Center will host its annual
Fall Creek Festival on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the hatchery,
located 13 miles west of Alsea on Highway 34. The festival, which is free and
open to the public, features a day of art workshops – scheduled for ...
Jan 23, 2012 ... PORTLAND, Ore. – Joyce Carol Oates, celebrated author and National Book
Award winner, will receive Oregon State University's inaugural Stone Award for
Lifetime Literary Achievement in May. The biennial award is given to a major
American author who has created a body of critically acclaimed work ...