Patrick Belmont and Chris Monz are leading an effort toward a resolution that would bolster a commitment by former President Albrecht to make USU a carbon neutral university.
CAS faculty member Peter Howe and colleagues in the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication are featured in the New York Times for work highlighting public consensus on solutions.
Drs. Brendan Murphy, Larissa Yocom, and Patrick Belmont acknowledge the well-documented risk wildfires pose to homes and structures, but highlight the less appreciated risk that high severity wildfires pose for water security.
CAS Trainee Hongchao Zhang Examines Relationship Between Air Quality and Wintertime Canyon Visitation
Zhang and faculty member Jordan Smith determined the influence of a variety of "push" and "pull" factors.
Hager and colleagues from her CAS internship with the USDA California Climate Hub focus on resilience to fire and drought.
Morrisett (CAS Cohort 3 PhD Student) completed a summer internship with the Center during her undergraduate career at Stanford.
Joanna Endter-Wada and Karin Kettenring contributed a guest editorial to the October edition of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment on the value of wetlands to mitigate weather catastrophes.
The report highlights the roles and experiences of some of the women who have been pathﬁnders as scientists, cartographers, editors, and professional support staff at the USGS. Dr. Reed appears on page 77.
The tool is a response to significant pollinator losses that threaten food security and ecosystem sustainability.
Wilkins and colleagues in the Institute of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism at USU produced the report for the The City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks Department.
Pearse is a 2018 recipient of a National Science Foundation MacroSystems Biology and Early NEON Science Award
Thurs., 8/30, 3:00 p.m., Senate Room 210
Natural and managed watersheds show similar responses
As part of her CAS internship, Akbar presented at the bi-annual meeting for water managers, water users, researchers, and other stakeholders.
Ge and colleagues use reservation boundaries as a natural experiment, and find that full property rights lead to greater agricultural development on tribal lands.
How is seed dispersal related to plant life histories?
Esplin interns with the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City, where the new tool is being implemented.
CAS Students and Faculty to Present at the 24th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management
Cohort 1 will present Studio research findings, and many other CAS researchers will present on climate-related topics at the annual meeting of the International Assoc. for Society and Natural Resources.
Hager interviewed Peter Howe on a recent paper linking seasonal weather perceptions to climate change perceptions
Belmont’s research is known for translating well into actionable management and policy guidance.
Wilkins will present on 4/23: "Using social media data to understand the impact of weather on skiing and snowboarding in Utah."
Haight presents his results at the US-IALE Annual Meeting in Chicago.
CAS Students and Faculty Present Findings at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers
The AAG meets April 10-14, 2018, in New Orleans. Click the link for presentation details.
Do city leaders differ from the public on key water issues, and if so, why?