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Dysart Woods Park

Brief Description of equipment:

The Dysart Woods Laboratory is a 455 acre facility located in Belmont County, Ohio. It contains 55 acres of old-growth forest, the largest known remnant of original forest vegetation in southeastern Ohio, and as such has been designated as a U.S. Department of the Interior National Natural Landmark. The remaining 400 acres contains a mix of second-growth forest, old-fields, and pasture.

Capabilities of the equipment:

Access to successional old-field, second-growth forest, and old-growth forest.

Location of equipment:

Dysart Woods Park

Contact person for information or access to the equipment:

Name: Brian McCarthy

Phone: (740) 593-2979

Email: mccarthy@ohio.edu

Training/technical help available?

Contact Brian McCarthy

Fees for use of equipment?

None

Website link for facility/equipment:

http://www.plantbio.ohiou.edu/index.php/facilities/dysart/

Last Updated: 05/11/2016