Graduate student Jaclyn Rushing is studying the constraints that people face when visiting urban parks in Portland to find out how that affects their feelings about parks and recreation.
Preston Green is earning master’s degrees in sustainable forest management and business. He’s studying the productivity, cost and soil impacts of cable-assisted harvesting in the forestry industry.
The marbled murrelet — a small seabird native to the North Pacific — is a flagship species for healthy ecosystems. Murrelets are listed as threatened under the U.S. Endangered Species Act in Oregon, Washington and California, yet little is known about the nesting habits of this curious, short-beaked seabird in Oregon. Enter a world-class research team from Oregon State University.