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Alumnus to discuss wetlands at environmental seminar

James Saxton, project manager at AECC Environmental Consulting and graduate of Alfred University, will present “Federal Wetland Delineation Method” as part of Alfred University’s (AU) ongoing Environmental Studies Seminar Series.

The lecture will take place Friday, Oct. 26 beginning at 12:20 p.m. in the Roon Lecture Hall (room 247) of Alfred University’s Science Center. All are welcome to attend, admission is free, and refreshments will be served.

 Saxton, AU class of 1983, earned a bachelor of arts degree in environmental studies. After graduating from AU, he continued his education and earned a master of science degree in agronomy from Cornell University.

 AECC works with businesses and individuals in order to provide environmental services and solutions. It strives to allow clients to understand environmental problems and come up with cost-effective solutions and has contracted projects with government, industrial, manufacturing, commercial, multi-tenant and residential clients. The company has offices located in Syracuse, Rochester, Auburn, and Albany.

The Environmental Studies Seminar Series at Alfred University is held every Friday during the fall semester when the University is in session.

 Sponsored by the Division of Environmental Studies within Alfred University’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the series brings a range of speakers to the campus, including scientists, activists, and policy-makers, with the mission to better understand our environment and what we can do better to sustain our world.