Environment & Sustainability

  • saipan ag
    NAU Students’ Field Experience in Saipan Featured Story | 3/12/2013

    An island at a cultural and biological crossroads is emerging as a place of fieldwork opportunity for Northern Arizona University (NAU) students. In the lush jungles and...

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  • Foster ag
    Jeff Foster: Tracking PathogensResearch Profiles | 2/12/2013

    Jeff Foster, PhD Associate Director, NAU Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics (MGGen)Research Assistant Professor of Biological SciencesCollege of Engineering,...

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  • Tom Sisk ag
    Tom Sisk: Conserving through CollaborationResearch Profiles | 1/31/2013

    Tom Sisk, PhD Olajos-Goslow Endowed Chair of Environmental Science and Policy for the SouthwestDirector, Landscape Conservation InitiativeCollege of Engineering, Forestry,...

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  • composting ag
    NAU compostingResearch Video | 1/30/2013

    From Waste to Soil...

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  • Food recovery ag
    NAU's Food Recovery Program: Gateway to a Zero-Waste Campus Research News | 1/22/2013

    Competition in the kitchen usually involves cooking prowess, but “back of house” staff at Northern Arizona University (NAU) are trying to outdo one another in a much...

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  • Artificial Bat Houses ag
    Artificial bat housesResearch Video | 12/17/2012

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  • Beier ag
    Paul Beier: Leading International Conservation Efforts Research Profiles | 12/17/2012

    Paul Beier, PhDProfessor, Conservation Biology and Wildlife EcologyCollege of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural SciencesWildlife corridors are saving populations of...

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  • downard ag
    NAU Faculty Awarded NSF Grant in Ethics Education Research News | 12/17/2012

    Northern Arizona University (NAU) Associate Professor of Philosophy Jeffrey Downard is the principal investigator of a multidisciplinary project that has been funded by...

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  • bike ag
    NAU Students Build Bike-Powered Charging Station Featured Story | 12/6/2012

    There is a new form of alternative electrical energy at Northern Arizona University (NAU)—people power. After nearly a year of planning and construction, a small group of...

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  • Burning Necessity ag
    Controlled Forest FiresWorth 1000 Words | 12/4/2012

    Prescribed fires are a necessary part of a healthy forest. Forest thinning and controlled burns help prevent catastrophic wild fires. From a distance, the smoke from these...

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