SERC Volunteers

ID: 90-10237-6 or 90-10237.06

Creator: Strauss, Richard

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1990

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: January 1991 Supplement

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Summary

Volunteers Brenda Chapin, left, Ed Grimes and Gretchen Seilstad pose aboard the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center's (SERC) research vessel, the Robert Lee Forrest. Assisting in the study of physical, chemical and biological interactions in estuarine and water-shed systems, SERC volunteers can find projects at dockside, on the water or in the woods surrounding the center. Chapin and Seilstad have worked on many forest projects such as a forest-mapping project. Grimes captains the SERC's research vessel "Robert Lee Forrest", helps with dock activities, and guides groups on woodland walks.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)
  • Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies
  • Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology (CBCFB)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in Torch, January 1991 Supplement

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: January 1991 Supplement

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1990

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Limnology
  • Boats and boating
  • Watersheds
  • Seilstad, Gretchen
  • Rivers
  • Grimes, Ed
  • Robert Lee Forrest (boat)
  • Volunteers
  • Chapin, Brenda
  • Edgewater, Maryland
  • Research
  • Marine biology

Place

Edgewater, MD

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

90-10237-6 or 90-10237.06

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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