Environment

  1. Toward zero hunger: More food or a smarter food system? May 21, 2019
  2. U-M’s Graham Sustainability Institute awards four ‘catalyst’ research grants May 13, 2019
  3. U-M report details phosphorus sources—both urban and agricultural—in Detroit River watershed May 7, 2019
  4. Community forest management reduces both deforestation and poverty in Nepal, new study shows May 6, 2019
  5. New partners join U-M-based CIGLR to keep the Great Lakes great April 24, 2019
  6. Five years later: Flint water crisis most egregious example of environmental injustice, U-M researcher says April 23, 2019
  7. Why business shouldn’t fear the Green New Deal April 22, 2019
  8. Those home-delivered meal kits are greener than you thought, new study concludes April 22, 2019
  9. Bringing wind turbine research to Michigan communities April 16, 2019
  10. U-M to reduce emissions through renewable energy purchase from DTE Energy April 9, 2019
  11. U-M researchers use genomic data to map ‘refugia’ where North American trees survived the last ice age April 8, 2019
  12. Great Lakes ice cover forecasts: New approach enables local predictions April 8, 2019
  13. Fatal chirps: Nocturnal flight calls increase building collisions among migrating birds April 2, 2019
  14. U-M study suggests impact of urbanization on wild bees underestimated March 6, 2019
  15. Paris Climate Agreement architect Christiana Figueres to speak at U-M March 5, 2019
  16. Utilities have little financial incentive to plug methane leaks February 28, 2019
  17. U-M biologists capture super-creepy photos of Amazon spiders making meals of frogs, lizards, furry mammals February 28, 2019
  18. Earth may be 140 years away from reaching carbon levels not seen in 56 million years February 20, 2019
  19. Historical letters in U-M zoology museum archive highlight links between specimen collection, conservation February 20, 2019
  20. Perceptions play big role in how residents feel about wind energy February 7, 2019