Resources

The School of the Environment has a variety of resources available to students, faculty, and the community. Some of our laboratory resources include:

Available for Checkout

The School of the Environment also has a variety of equipment available for check out to SOE faculty and students, including a still camera, a GPS unit, and a portable video streaming system.

All items can be checked out from SRTC 118 for a 24-hour period. Check requires a student/faculty ID number and photo ID. Items must be checked out and returned in person to the SOE office between 8 am and 5 pm. Please call ahead to reserve the equipment and ensure someone will be in the office to release the items to you.

Nikon D5200 Camera
  • 24.1-megapixel DX-format 23.5mm x 15.6mm CMOS image sensor
  • High-resolution images up to 6000 x 4000 pixels.
  • AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 VR len
  • 3" vari-angle TFT display
  • 921K dots, approximately 100% frame coverage. 170° viewing angles
  • 1080p HD video
  • Up to 5 fps (frames per second)
  • ISO 100-6400 (expandable to 25,600 equivalent)
  • Single-point autofocus; 9-, 21- and 39-point dynamic-area autofocus
  • 2016-pixel RGB metering sensor
  • Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder
  • Built-in auto flash plus SB700 external flash
  • PictBridge enabled for direct printing to a compatible printer
  • Multicard slot supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity and SDXC formats
  • Additional 55-300mm Macro lens and 85mm Micro lens
  • Tripod

Trimble GeoXT 3000 Handheld GPS System
  • Windows Mobile 6.1 (Classic edition)
  • Integrated Bluetooth 1.2
  • Integrated 802.11b/g wireless LAN
  • Marvell 520 MHz XScale processor
  • 1 GB non-volatile Flash data storage
  • Sealed SD/SDHC card slot
  • Integrated high-performance GPS/SBAS1 receiver and L1 antenna
  • Submeter real-time or 50 cm postprocessed accuracy
  • RTCM and CMR real-time correction support
  • TSIP and NMEA protocol support
  • EVEREST multipath rejection technology
  • GPS Controller for control of integrated GPS and in-field mission planning
  • GPS Connector for connecting integrated GPS to external ports
  • Microsoft Office Mobile
  • Support module
  • AC Power supply with International adapter kit
  • USB data cable
  • Stylus
Video Cameras/Mobile Streaming Video System
See our video streaming instructions (Google Doc).

  • Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display - 13.3" Display - 8GB Memory
  • Panasonic HC-X920 3MOS Ultrafine Full HD Camcorder
  • Sony ECM-AW3 - Bluetooth Wireless Microphone System for Video Cameras
  • Manfrotto 190XDB Tripod Legs with 700RC2 Video Fluid Head
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio Mini Recorder Capture Device
  • HPRC 2400F HPRC Hard CaseTo send a Request for SOE Equipment, contact environ@pdx.edu.

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