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Keeping Our Big Blue Planet Green

An Outdoor Laboratory for Research and Education

Deer cam

Wildlife Research
Cameras mounted on deer provide an up-close and personal look of how deer behave and see their world when humans aren't looking. More

MOFLux Tower

Large-Scale Meteorological and Ecological Projects
The MOFLUX research project measures the carbon and water balance of Missouri's oak-hickory forests using a 106-foot tower above the canopy. More

Insect research

An Example of Second Growth Forest in the Outer Ozark Border Ecosystem
This unique site offers a rich source for types of research such as dendrology, forestry, soil sciences, entomology and ornithology.