Environment & Sustainability

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    NAU To Host Conference of Science & Management on the Colorado PlateauResearch News | 8/23/2013

    The12th Biennial Conference of Science and Management on the Colorado Plateau will be held at Northern Arizona University (NAU) September 16-19, 2013. This forum...

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    Restoring Arizona wetlandsResearch Video | 8/13/2013

    Restoring Arizona wetlands...

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    Genes in the streamsResearch Video | 7/19/2013

    Genes in the streams...

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    First Global Survey of CroplandsResearch News | 7/3/2013

    Data harvested from the sky may give researchers a view into the future of food production. The five-year, $3.5 million project funded by NASA will make use of...

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    Peak PerformanceWorth 1000 Words | 6/12/2013

    UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM 2013 During the recent Shell Eco-Marathon in Houston, NAU’s gas-powered car—aptly named Peak Performance—completed five successful runs around the...

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    The Financial Impact of a WildfireResearch News | 5/31/2013

    The physical impact of wildfires is something residents in the Southwest are all too familiar with—charred trees, damaged structures, flooded streets, and barren land...

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    Baglady TrousseauWorth 1000 Words | 5/7/2013

    UNDERGRADUATE SYMPOSIUM 2013 When it came time for her senior capstone project, theater major and costume designer Kimberly Speer decided to design a dress out of recycled...

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    New Research Training Program Brings Post-Doc Expertise to NAUResearch News | 5/6/2013

    More than a dozen new post-doctoral scholars (Post-docs) have arrived at Northern Arizona University (NAU) this spring. Most of the Post-docs are from research universities...

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    Chasing Doctor Dolittle: The Minutes of a Meeting of Minds Featured Story | 5/1/2013

    In several books by Hugh Lofting, the character Dr. John Dolittle learns the languages of animals. He goes on many adventures aided by his animal friends. As is often the...

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    Latest Study Reconstructs Earth’s Climate History: Temperatures Varied by RegionResearch News | 4/30/2013

    As climate studies saturate scientific journals and mainstream media, with opposing viewpoints quickly squaring off in reaction and debate, new findings can easily be lost...

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