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Photo of Joy Winbourne, a post doc from Lucy Hutyras’ lab, checking in on and collecting data from a tree located on BU Beach on June 16. She wears a gray sweater and adjusts something on a gray box that hangs on a tree. Behind her, a large silver sculpture shines in the sun.

Check-up for Trees on the BU Beach

Hutyra Research Lab postdoc Joy Winbourne collecting data from trees on the BU Beach June 16. Among what the system she’s checking measures are the trees’ photosynthesis and water use. The lab investigates carbon dynamics in forest systems and urban areas, studying forest ecology, urban carbon and nitrogen cycling, land use change impact on ecosystem productivity, fossil fuel emission patterns, and more. Photo by Cydney Scott

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Photo of Flux Marine founders Jonathan Lord (from left), in a blue and white plaid shirt with his hands in his pockets, Ben Sorkin, in a gray quarter zip and glasses and his hands in his pockets, and Daylin Franton, in a dark gray quarter zip holding his hands in front of him, standing on a dock in East Greenwich, R.I. In the background, blurred docked boats can be seen.
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