Tag Archives: ecology

Photo Memory 25 - Man taking measurements of a stuffed bird specimen in the Richter Collection

Richter Collection

Photo Memory 25 - Man taking measurements of a stuffed bird specimen in the Richter Collection

Photo Memory 25 - Man taking measurements of a stuffed bird specimen in the Richter Collection

This photo shows a scene of ornithological study. A young man records measurements from specimens that have been cataloged and stored in the Richter Museum of Natural History. Does this photo invoke memories for you? Can you tell us who this young man is? Please share your comments in the field below.

Photo memory 24 - Tree Sample

Tree study

Photo memory 24 - Tree Sample

Photo memory 24 - Tree Sample

This photo shows a man taking a sample from the trunk of a mature red oak tree. Do you know who he is, where this tree is, or what he is doing? Please share your memories in the comments field below.

Photo memory 22 - Stream water testing

Stream water testing

Photo memory 22 - Stream water testing

Photo memory 22 - Stream water testing

This photo shows two men crouched beside a stream conducting water tests. One is wearing a large backpack and there appears to be a footbridge in the distance. Can you share any information about what’s going on in this photo? Tell your account in the comment field below.

Two men in an outboard fishing boat conducting water tests

Water Testing

Two men in an outboard fishing boat conducting water tests

Photo memory 21 - Two men in an outboard fishing boat collecting water samples

This is a photo of two men in an outboard fishing boat collecting water samples. Can you share anything about who they are, where they are, or what they’re doing? Please comment in the text fields below.

Photo memory 19 - Botanical studies

Botanical studies

Photo memory 19 - Botanical studies

Photo memory 19 - Botanical studies

This photo appears to be a scene of a botanical study. A young woman and two young men crouch near a string marking a row of plants; a trowel is in the ground. Do you know anything about who these people are, where they are, what they are working on or when this photo was taken? We encourage you to share your remarks in the comments section below.

Photo memory 18 - Glass Recycling Station

Glass Recycling Station

Photo memory 18 - Glass Recycling Station

Photo memory 18 - Glass Recycling Station

Here is  a photo of an early glass recycling station.

The sign in this photo reads:

THIS IS THE GLASS KITTY
PLEASE:

  1. All Glass containers should be clean.
  2. Positively no metal rings or caps.
  3. Please segregate glass into color and deposit in appropriate box.
  4. Thank you for your cooperation in helping save our environment.

CALL EXTENSION 221

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