Freinkel Awarded Nat'l Outdoor Book Award

Congratulations to Susan Freinkel, this years recipient of the National Outdoor Book Award for the Natural History category for her title American Chestnut: The Life, Death and Rebirth of a Perfect Tree, published by the University of California Press in Nov. 2007. American Chestnut: The Life, Death and Rebirth of a Perfect Tree has been […]

Chestnuts in China

I hope you get the chance to look at Sara Fitzsimmon's blog about the joint US/China scientific research visit to China. Sara blogged about the journey this past autumn which included Dr. Kim Steiner, Dr. Fred Paillet, Dr. Fred Hebard and Sara Fitzsimmons. The blog can be found at http://www.personal.psu.edu/sff3/blogs/chestnuts_in_china/. I was most intrigued by […]