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P-R PHOTO/GABE DICKENS Michael Burgess, assistant professor in the Biological Sciences Department at SUNY Plattsburgh, holds a cluster of white pine needles, which he said can be used as a tea infusion, during an edible-plants walk through Rugar Woods behind the Field House complex as a part of Earth Week events. About 30 students and locals participated in the guided walk, who had the opportunity to sample plants such as clover.