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Facility catches a break for now

...is that UGA will be paying everybody until the end of June, but we don't know what will happen after that," said Paul Bertsch, the lab's director. The 56-year-old lab at Savannah River Site, which has earned international acclaim for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-06-01/facility-catches-break-now
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Ecology lab's budget in peril

...2007 year, $3.5 million less than last year. "If it's $1 million, we're history," ecology lab director Paul Bertsch said. "We can't operate at that level." The federal government's fiscal year started this month, but Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-10-12/ecology-labs-budget-peril
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Ecology lab hanging on despite cuts

...help offset the effects of catastrophic budget reductions. "We're having to do a lot more with a lot less," said Paul Bertsch, the director of the lab, founded in 1951 by the University of Georgia's Dr. Eugene Odum. Despite international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/14/met_22681.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Ecology lab still struggles

...Intervention by members of Congress succeeded in restoring a partial budget of $4.5 million, but the lab's director, Paul Bertsch, still found himself with the unpleasant task of eliminating 50 jobs - a third of the lab's staff - in fall 2005...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/24/met_125841.shtml
Metro
Scientists mark feats of SRS lab

...ecological research, the knowledge gleaned and the questions that still remain. "It's just a real thrill," said Dr. Paul Bertsch, the lab's director. "The thing that really impressed us was how much interest there was among some really top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/20/met_327776.shtml
Metro
Lab's funding loss is reviewed

...officials said they would eliminate funding for the lab, despite many last-minute protests. Former lab director Paul Bertsch and U.S. Rep. John Barrow, R-Savannah, are scheduled to testify at the 10 a.m. hearing in Washington, D...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-07-17/labs-funding-loss-reviewed
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Ecology lab needs rescue again

...more. Yet the DOE has budgeted only $1 million for 2007. The $3.5 million cut could kill the lab's work, says Paul Bertsch, the lab's director. The internationally acclaimed SREL was launched more than half a century ago by the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2006-10-13/ecology-lab-needs-res
Editorials | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Lab makes plans for animals

...request you develop a disposition plan for the animals associated with the outreach program," ecology lab director Paul Bertsch wrote in a memo Monday to staff members. "Obviously our first choice is to transfer animals to other private and public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-05-01/lab-makes-plans-animals
Metro | Natural history and anthropology | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Slashed funds endanger lab at nuclear site

...million to about $1.8 million, and there's no commitment for federal funding beyond Dec. 1. The cut has Director Paul Bertsch and other researchers wondering why the federal government would target the only independent lab dedicated to studying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-05-20/slashed-funds-endanger-lab-nu
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Adams, of UGA, called to hearing

...failing to pursue adequate project financing from other sources as they agreed to do." Last week, ecology lab Director Paul Bertsch said he would resign Friday from his position, but would stay on as a scientist if the lab can be saved. Carl Strojan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-06-13/adams-uga-called-hearing
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy