Our “rain” date for this workshop is next week on Thursday from 1-3pm meeting at the boat house on the Munter Trail. Peter Zimmer, a biologist who works for NYS Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation office in the Thousand Islands, will show us various invasive species, explain mitigation strategies, and lead a workshop actively removing … Continue reading Invasive Buckthorn Removal Workshop Cancelled for Today
Thursday, April 22nd1pm – 2:30pmMeet by the Munter Boat House The ISE recently mapped out several invasive species on campus. These included knotweed, phragmytes, and buckthorn. These plants are not intended for our region. They are rapidly spreading and out-competing our native North Country vegetation. The price and energy required for removing invasive species can … Continue reading Invasive Buckthorn Removal – Volunteers Wanted
Please watch this short PSA to our Clarkson community about the recent forest fire on the Munter Trail. And please remember to Leave No Trace.
Clarkson Electric Vehicle Charging Station Proposal – Google form We are seeking input on these proposed locations for EV charging stations. Our electricity is sourced from 100% green power (hydro and solar), charging your EV on campus provides you with transportation with NO greenhouse gas emissions. This is not a final map. We have worked … Continue reading Campus Electric Vehicle charging station proposal – Seeking Input
Join in on the 2021 Campus Ecochallenge, which will be running April 1- April 21! Campus Ecochallenge is an online sustainability-focused behavior change challenge. EcoChallenge is a fun and social way to take measurable action on the issues you care about. Clarkson will be competing against other schools to gain the most sustainability points during the … Continue reading Join Clarkson’s Ecochallenge Team
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) invites you to participate in a 5-minute survey about clean energy and sustainability initiatives on your campus. Upon completion of the survey you will be entered into a drawing to win one of 10 $50 Amazon gift cards. Just click THIS LINK to get started.Your responses will help NYSERDA … Continue reading Please add your opinions – Energy awareness survey with gift card drawing
Today marks the start of our next three-week challenge with the theme Energy! This week, calculate your carbon footprint using this link and send your results to Maria (email@example.com). Once you get your results, try to think of small ways in which you can reduce your carbon imprint. If you have any questions, reach out … Continue reading ISE Sustainability Challenge- Energy
Join us March 31st at 7PM to hear a special keynote from Leah Penniman! Penniman is a food sovereignty activist and co-founder of Soul Fire Farm. Register here.
Thank you to everyone who participated in ISE’s Waste Awareness Challenge. The winner of the AirPods is Peter Lef. Our next theme will be Energy, and will start on Monday, March 22nd. Watch your emails on Monday to hear about our next set of challenges and how you can participate! Reach out to Maria Pelusi (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any … Continue reading ISE Sustainability Challenge Raffle Winner
Thank you so much everyone for participating in the first ISE Sustainability Challenge. Due to the increased participation in completing the Recycling Course on Moodle, we will be extending the raffle to Tuesday the 16th. Each person who completes the Recycling course will get an entry (on top of any other entries from the rest of the challenges) in a … Continue reading ISE Sustainability Challenge- Raffle Update