Shingle Shanty Preserve and Research Station

Tupper Lake, NY   |  www.shingleshanty.org

Mission

Facilitate the study and dissemination of learning about the environment, geology and wildlife of the Adirondacks through its unique physical resources and collaborative approach. Promote research throughout the Adirondacks with a concentration on the rare wetlands, forests and numerous water bodies found within Shingle Shanty Preserve. Conduct field research and academic study through partnerships with academic, scientific and environmental organizations.

Ruling year info

2008

Principal Officer

James Townsend

Main address

PO Box 732

Tupper Lake, NY 12986 United States

EIN

26-2230375

NTEE code info

Natural Resource Conservation and Protection (C30)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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SOURCE: IRS Form 990

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Program 1

Researchers from Skidmore College, Kent State University, and Indiana University just published an article in the peer reviewed scientific journal Soil Biology and Biochemistry and Shingle Shanty Preserve andResearch Station played a critical role as a research site. The article, "Context-dependence of fungal community response to dominant tree mycorrhizal types in Northern Hardwood Forests" addresses the complex, and poorly understood relationships between trees and soil fungal symbionts, with the goal of a better understanding of how soil fungal communities affect tree growth and nutrient cycling in northern hardwood forests. Ultimately this work helps us to manage forest carbon sequestration across the northeast US. The funding for this research came from the National Science Foundation and it included three field sites in New York State's Adirondacks where researchers monitored environmental conditions, trees and soil fungi for three years. More peer-reviewed scientific papers from this research are expected in the next year and further collaborations with Dr. Smemo will continue in 2023.

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