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School of Environment and Natural Resources

Welcome to Autumn semester 2014
Come to the Gwynne Conservation Area
SENR Seminar Series Begins
Visit us
Plan your trip today - offering over 25 landowner programs offered on wildlife, aquatics and woodlands!
Pictures may be worth a thousand words, but a visit is worth so much more! Spending time with us is a great way to see up close what we do here both in and out of the classroom.

School of Environment and Natural Resources

About Us

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.

Latest Headlines

OnCampus, the news publication for The Ohio University features in its September 11 edition an article "Climate change will threaten fish by drying out streams" describing Assistant Professor Kris Jaeger's recently published article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  

A new 3-year $562,000 award from the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) will allow researchers from The Ohio State University to study the crystallization of magnetite (Fe3O4) by magnetotactic bacteria. The bacteria, found naturally in aquatic ecosystems, has the innate ability to grow crystals of the mineral magnetite that act like magnets and are the correct shape, size, crystallinity for emerging applications in high demand in technology and medicine. 


Wonder why some of the trees on your property have died or are dying in higher numbers this summer?  Do you have questions about the owls in your barn? 
Some of the most knowledgeable minds in natural resources will be available to answer these questions and more during this year’s Farm Science Review.