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W.M. Keck Environmental Field Laboratory, 2001-2003

W.M. Keck Environmental Field Laboratory, 2001-2003
UA 140
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

This collection includes an invitation to the dedication of the Keck Lab in 2001 and two fliers to meetings at Keck Lab and Lake Matoaka.

The W.M. Keck Environmental Field Laboratory is located on the shore of Lake Matoaka on the campus of the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. The Keck Lab provides instructional and research support for environmental programs at William and Mary and at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.

Seminar, lecture, and laboratory courses are taught at the lab during the academic year. During summers, funding organizations including the National Science Foundation, Virginia Environmental Endowment and the Jeffress Trust sponsor directed student research.

Student projects are focused on watershed analysis in both scientific and social contexts. With direct access to Lake Matoaka and the surrounding College Woods, the 5,500 square-foot facility is an academic venue for hands-on investigation of issues within the increasingly complex and interdisciplinary world of environmental studies.

See http://www.wm.edu/environment/kecklab/index.php

College of William and Mary. Environmental Science and Policy
Buildings and Grounds--W.M. Keck Environmental Field Laboratory
Fliers (printed matter)

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

The collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
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Acquisition Note
This collection was previously part of the Publications Collection.
Preferred Citation
Environmental Field Laboratory Records, Special Collections Research Center, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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