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Permits and Reports

Permit Application Form

Please complete the following application for permission to use The University of Akron Field Station and Bath Nature Preserve.  When you are finished, click the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page to send your application.  Please note that you cannot save this form.  If you do not "Submit" the form, your information will be lost!

 

If you are requesting renewal of a previously approved project, and the work locations or methodology have not changed significantly from the original project, you only need to complete the "Contact Information" section and check the "Agreement" box at the bottom of the form.


Contact Information:

Name: 

Department or Organization: 

Phone: 

Email Address: 

Web Address where the public can learn more about this proposed activity (optional): 

Are you requesting renewal of a previously approved permit applicaton?     If "Yes," Permit #: 

 

Application:

I am requesting permission for activities at The University of Akron Field Station and Bath Nature Preserve.

Title of project or class name and course number:  .

Date/dates requested:  .

My group will consist of approximately people/person.

 

I am requesting permission to use a Research Area.     (Click here for a map.)

Which one(s)?  (Check all that apply.)

18 Acres

Beefy's Woods

Garden Pond

Grandview Alley / Big Top

Round Top

South Woods

 

I am requesting permission to use a Sensitive Area. 

Which one(s)?  (Check all that apply.)

Bath Pond     

Garden Bowl

North Fork    

Tamarack Bog / Wetland

 

I am requesting permission to use areas outside of the designated Research or Sensitive Areas. 

Which one(s)?  (Check all that apply.)

Public Access areas of Bath Nature Preserve

Steiner's Woods

Panzner Wetlands

 

I would like to use the Martin Center for Field Studies and Environmental Education for this proposed activity. 

Please indicate any preparation or set-up you will need in the building beforehand (AV equipment, classroom space, lab space, etc.)

 

Will the activity involve destructive sampling/collecting? 

If "yes," please explain how the material will be collected (including equipment), and an estimate of how much material will be collected.

 

 

Provide a brief description of (1) your proposed activities, (2) goals, and (3) impacts of your use of the Field Station and Bath Nature Preserve (this paragraph will be used in describing your activities to the public).

 

Important Please read the following guidelines and check the box below before submitting.  (Review the Permits page for more information on procedures and permissible activities.)

 

To be granted a permit for work at the University of Akron Field Station, you must agree to the following terms:

Users are responsible for obtaining the appropriate state or federal permits for the conduct of their specific activities (e.g., when working with regulated species) and must be able to provide documentation of such permits if asked.

Users are responsible for removing all markers, etc. when the activity is completed.

Users are responsible for cleaning up the Martin Center for Field Studies and Environmental Education if the building is used.

Users must file an annual (due in yearly increments based on the date of the permit) and final report. Such reports will include: user days, a summary of results of the project(s), a list of data generated and contact information for those interested in the data, and a list of publications resulting from the project(s).

Any publications resulting from research conducted at the University of Akron Field Station must acknowledge this use by referencing the project's permit number. A copy of any such publication should be filed with the Field Station committee.

To abide by the rules and regulations of the University of Akron Field Station and the Bath Nature Preserve in any and all conduct of activities.

 

By checking this box, I agree to the above terms and state that all of the above information is correct to the best of my knowledge. I also agree to amend my above permit request if my plans change such that they are no longer well represented in the information supplied in this permit request. If I fail to notify the Field Station oversight committee of significant changes in my research, or if I do not follow the rules of the station or Bath Nature Preserve, I realize that my permit can be revoked, and I can lose my privileges for activities at The University of Akron Field Station and Bath Nature Preserve.

 

 

Thank you very much for your interest in The University of Akron Field Station and Bath Nature Preserve.  Please press the "Submit" button to send your request or "Reset" the form if you would like to start over.

 

 


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