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

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