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Introduction to Dendrochronology

Last week the Windham-Ashland-Jewett (WAJ) science club got to think about the forest ecosystem in a whole new way!   Andrew Randazzo (CCE Environmental Educator) and Deb Valerio (teacher from WAJ) helped familiarize club participants with dendrochronology.  Dendrochronology is the study of tree age using tree rings. It is used to both understand tree growth patterns […]

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Windham Foundation Funds Science Field Trips

What a great school year it has been for the students from Windham-Ashland-Jewett’s (WAJ) Science Club. For six sessions out of the year these students got the chance to explore the Forest Ecosystem at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties’ Siuslaw Model Forest.   The club participants wrapped up another great year with two […]

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Dental Care in the WAJ Community

The WAJ community was all smiles as students and their families participated in the Dental Van Service sponsored by the Windham Foundation. Through the Columbia Memorial Hospital Dental Unit, which consists of dentists and hygienists, patients received free dental services in an operational van with all the tools they need for a fully functional practice. […]

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