Congrats to professor James Gaherty and associate professor Ryan Porter of Northern Arizona University’s School of Earth and Sustainability who were recently awarded $473,000 by the National Science Foundation for a study of the Cocos oceanic plate beneath Central America. NAU is collaborating on a large project led by Samer Naif of the Georgia Institute of Technology. Gaherty and Porter will lead… Read more
Rodeo-Chediski Fire scarred Arizona forests. How have they changed in the past 20 years?
Peter Fulé, regents’ professor in the School of Forestry, Alicia Azpeleta-Tarancón, researcher and lecturer in the School of Forestry, and Andrew Sánchez Meador, director of NAU’s Ecological Restoration Institute spoke to AZ Central on the 20th anniversary… Read more
NAU team studies how spring water affects ecosystems
Springs are immensely important to Arizona’s ecosystems and its people, and springs can tell us a lot about both, according to Abe Springer, whose Northern Arizona University research team studies spring water and groundwater and their effects on the environment.
For the past 10 years, the… Read more