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LacCore
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College of Science & Engineering > Dept. of Geology and Geophysics > Limnological Research Center > LacCore

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Facilities Overview

Hundreds of researchers from institutions around the world use our facilities annually.

Cold Storage

High-capacity storage for cores, grab samples, subsamples, and other materials in refrigerated (4°C), frozen (-20°C), and dry/ambient (20°C) environments. A climate-controlled (set point programmable from -40°C to +40°C) shipping container is also available for field storage of up to 2,500m of core and transport to LacCore.

Core Laboratory

Field Equipment

Affiliated Resources

LacCore maintains strong connections with centers and institutions on the University campus and neighboring locations.