We’re pleased to share that Dr. Rebecca Swab, Senior Research Scientist, published an article in the open-source, peer-reviewed journal, Land. The article is titled From the Ground Up: Prairies on Reclaimed Mine Land- Impacts on Soil and Vegetation, and explains how prairie plants effect the soil fungal and microbial communities, as well as organic content and soil nutrients on previously strip mined land in Ohio. You can access the full article for free here.
MAD Scientist Associates has been recognized as the 2020 GreenSpotLight winner (small business category) for the City of Columbus! We are thrilled to share this honor with Ohio Health (large business) and E.P. Ferris & Associates a (medium business). The Columbus GreenSpot Program grants these awards to recognize companies that demonstrate excellence in sustainable business practices by going above and beyond the requirements of the program. We are honored to be selected and happy to participate in programs that help our city’s sustainability efforts! Examples of how we are committed to sustainability include: 1) Developing effective and impactful environmental restoration projects by choosing appropriate sites, minimizing earthwork and heavy equipment use, reapplying native soils, repurposing woody debris, and transplanting viable plants, using native plants and […]