About the Authors:
Ms. Nancy Trautmann
is an Extension Associate with the CornellCenter for the Environment.
Dr. Marianne Krasny
is an AssociateProfessor in the Cornell Department of Natural Resources and leader of the Cornell Program in Environmental Sciences for Educators and Youth.Together they work with high school teachers, Cornell scientists, andcommunity educators to create opportunities for students to conductoriginal research in the environmental sciences.
with Contributions by high school teachers:
Patrick CushingElaina OlynciwStephanie HysonBarbara PoseluznyAlpa KhandarTimothy SandstromRichard Northrup
and research scientists:
Erin McDonnellTom L. Richard
Cover and Page Design:
Lucy Gagliardo Jane MacDonald
PhotoSynthesis Productions, Inc.Nancy TrautmannElaina OlynciwErin McDonnell
National Science FoundationCornell Waste Management InstituteCornell Center for the Environment
Copyright © 1997 by Nancy M. Trautmann and Marianne E. KrasnyISBN 0– 000– 0000– 0All rights reserved. This book may not be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system,or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying,recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the copyrightowners.