33 episodes

Interviewers Don Torrance and David White interview experts at ESF on ways to 'green' the world. Issues include turning a vacant lot into an urban park, restoring a salt marsh as part of a larger lake-basin restoration effort, and the development of shrub willow as a source of renewable energy, and much more.

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Interviewers Don Torrance and David White interview experts at ESF on ways to 'green' the world. Issues include turning a vacant lot into an urban park, restoring a salt marsh as part of a larger lake-basin restoration effort, and the development of shrub willow as a source of renewable energy, and much more.

    • video
    Ethanol from Wood

    Ethanol from Wood

    Featuring Dr. Tom Amidon, Dr. Gary Scott and student Christopher Wood.

    • 29 min
    • video
    Landscape Architecture

    Landscape Architecture

    “Franciscan-Vietnamese Freedom Garden: Landscape Architecture students turn a vacant lot into an urban park” with Cheryl Doble, Director of the Center for Community Design Research/Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture, and students Nicole Formoso

    • 28 min
    • video
    Salt Marsh Restoration

    Salt Marsh Restoration

    Features professors Don Leopold and Douglas Daley and students Anthony Eallonardo and Danielle Benati on site near Onondage Lake in Syracuse

    • 27 min
    • video
    Shrub Willow for Biomass

    Shrub Willow for Biomass

    “Development of shrub willow” as an agricultural crop, a renewable energy resource and brownfield remediation with Dr. Timothy Volk, Dr. Kim Cameron and student Jaconette Mirck.

    • 27 min
    • video
    Water

    Water

    Professors Bob Werner, Peter Black, Jim Hassett and John Farrell and Graduate Research Assistant Geofrey Eckerlin on protecting surface and ground water supplies and the dangers of invasive species.

    • 28 min
    • video
    Wood

    Wood

    Professors Susan Anagnost, Robert Meyer, Robert Hanna, William Smith and students Otis Deluca, Dan Levea, Gary Baron, and Nick Savas on wood versus steel, sustainable construction practices and what wood to use for what.

    • 26 min

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