Spring ephemerals mean spring has finally arrived!

For our environmental science team, spring marks the beginning of the field season, when we trade our interior workstations for field visits to project sites. The official field season is typically timed to match the growing period of most plants, but may be designated by each agency. For example, ODOT projects only accept data collected […]

A Day in the Life of an Environmental Scientist

While I work on writing proposals or editing our website, I can look out my window and watch visitors and staff come and go from our building.  I’ve become accustomed to seeing my co-workers walking out with drawings or hard hats under their arms.  But, when I see our environmental scientists walk out with boots, […]