Fondriest Center for Environmental Studies

Environmental Field Station

The Fondriest Center for Environmental Studies is located near Beavercreek, Ohio adjacent to an expansive wetlands system and state wildlife area.

Training & Events

OCTOBER
18
CALIBRATING SONDES
LEARN THE BASIC OF CALIBRATION AND MEASUREMENT THRESHOLDS
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
OCTOBER
20
WQ DATA LIVE CRASH COURSE
MAKING THE MOST OF THE FEATURES OF WQ DATA LIVE
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
OCTOBER
26
X2 DATA LOGGER
SET-UP, MAINTENANCE, AND CONFIGURATION OF THE X2 DATA LOGGER
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
NOVEMBER
28
CALIBRATING SONDES
LEARN THE BASIC OF CALIBRATION AND MEASUREMENT THRESHOLDS
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
NOVEMBER
30
WQ DATA LIVE CRASH COURSE
MAKING THE MOST OF THE FEATURES OF WQ DATA LIVE
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
DECEMBER
26
X2 DATA LOGGER
SET-UP, MAINTENANCE, AND CONFIGURATION OF THE X2 DATA LOGGER
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

About

Located near the company’s corporate headquarters in Beavercreek, Ohio, the Fondriest Center for Environmental Studies boasts many opportunities for members of the community, educational organizations, researchers, engineers and policymakers. The field station provides an ideal location for company engineers and scientists to field-test new sensor technologies. The station includes a variety of data logging and telemetry platforms for collecting and transmitting weather and water quality data. The on-site conference center displays real-time data, which is also available on a company-sponsored web datacenter – WQData LIVE. Local schools visit the field station to learn about environmental fieldwork and data collection, where college students use the area for both undergraduate and graduate field research. The field station staff includes several company employees and a team of naturalists, who explore and document native plants and wildlife.

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