August 28, 2015 12:00 pm
From beach to marsh, geology students did faculty-guided thesis fieldwork in and around the Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area, with time for play, too.
May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one’s idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
May 2, 2014 9:00 am
Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.
March 15, 2013 2:54 pm
The cover of the Winter 2013 issue features a photo of grass tendrils poking out from the snow at Bates–Morse…
March 10, 2013 1:09 pm
We are distracted, “eco-anxious,” and paralyzed by the portents of climate change. But maybe all we need is a dose of natural beauty.
March 1, 2009 12:25 pm
Dana Oster ’09 had to think big — Atlantic Ocean big — during her geology research on the ever-shifting sands of Seawall Beach, part of the Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area along the Maine coast.
November 1, 2008 4:07 pm
At the Bates-Morse Mountain Conservation Area in September, Emily Chandler ’09 of North Yarmouth, Maine (above), with Dana Oster ’09 of Mercer Island, Wash., and Professor of Geology Mike Retelle, surveys Seawall Beach to monitor the transport and erosion of beach sediment.
July 1, 2008 10:39 am
The Harward Center and a fledgling Lewiston museum weave a working partnership.
April 6, 2005 9:39 am
Michael J. Retelle, a professor of geology at Bates, is one of 13 scientists across the nation to share nearly $1,500,000 in National Science Foundation funding for Arctic research related to global climate change.
December 22, 2003 12:54 pm
Judy Marden, director of the Bates-Morse Mountain Conservation Area, leads a late-morning New Year’s hike or snowshoe at the conservation area on Sunday, Jan. 4.