Wecome to Spring Semester 2015 at SENR!
EPN Presents Cleaning Up America's Rivers
Come get inspired and listen to Chad Pregracke, President and Founder of Living Lands and Water, and CNN 2013 Hero of the Year, on Tuesday, February 24th
to the Autumn 2014 Class!
Study Abroad Info Sessions
Eric Toman and Kristina Slagle led students through Hooker Valley, New Zealand on their Study Abroad tour.
Study Abroad class at Hooker Valley, New Zealand
SENR Seminar Series

School of Environment and Natural Resources

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The many faces of the School of Environment and Natural Resources invite you to discover our extension and outreach programs, our multiple research locations, the academic programs our students are engaged in, and the research being conducted by our faculty. Let this site be your guide in your discovery through this amazing school- it is our passion to help you find your fit at The Ohio State University's School of Environment and Natural Resources and make your SENR experience exceptional.

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New book published by rural sociology faculty member, Joseph F. Donnermeyer
Joseph F. Donnermeyer, professor emeritus of rural sociology in the School of Environment and Natural Resources has just published a new book, Key Concepts in Crime and Society (SAGE) with co-authors Ross Coomer, (Griffith University, Brisbane), Karen McElrath (Fayetteville State University), and John Scott (Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane). 
Chad Pregracke, EPN

 CNN’s 2013 Hero of the Year will headline February’s Breakfast Club program by the Ohio State University-based Environmental Professionals NetworkChad Pregracke, founder and president of Living Lands & Waters, will present “Cleaning Up America’s Rivers” from 7:30-9:45 a.m. on Feb. 24 in Ohio State’s Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, in Columbus.

Anne Baird and Joe Bonnell, program directors with OSU Extension in Ohio State University’s School of Environment and Natural Resources are the lead investigators on a newly funded project from the North Central Region Water Network. The project, Mentoring for Early Career Extension Educators: A System Approach to Nutrient Management, will bring together experts from a variety of disciplines to identify the knowledge and skills needed to facilitate systems approaches to nutrient management.



Jennifer Malpass, a doctoral student specializing in fisheries and wildlife science, received the Best Student Paper Award from the American Ornithologists’ Union for "Nest Survival of Urban-adapted Songbirds in Residential Yards and Adjacent Forest Parks" at this year's joint meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union, the Cooper Ornithological Society and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists held in Estes Park, CO. Read more about this research here.
Congratulations to Dr. Jack Vimmerstedt who was recently recognized for his research and inspirational teaching in forestry and forest soils by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources!  Read more about this honor here.