Environment

  1. Private sector action may be linchpin to conservative support on climate change April 12, 2021
  2. U-M discontinues investments in the largest contributors to greenhouse gases March 25, 2021
  3. U-M carbon neutrality commission submits final recommendations March 18, 2021
  4. New crowdsourced project to digitize Michigan lake and fish records, looking for climate trends March 17, 2021
  5. Toxic Substances Control Act: U-M researcher discusses March 15, 2021
  6. U-M to host 18th Peter M. Wege Lecture featuring a conversation with Naomi Klein about the climate crisis March 3, 2021
  7. Indian agriculture: Groundwater depletion could reduce winter cropped acreage significantly in years ahead February 24, 2021
  8. U-M Carbon Neutrality Acceleration Program awards $1.75M in grants to seven research projects February 19, 2021
  9. Release of nutrients from lake-bottom sediments worsens Lake Erie’s annual ‘dead zone,’ could intensify as climate warms February 19, 2021
  10. Biodiversity protects bee communities from disease, U-M study concludes February 12, 2021
  11. Fractured Indian glacier triggers flash flood: U-M experts available to discuss February 9, 2021
  12. Virtual conference CO2 emissions quantified in new study February 1, 2021
  13. Dow Sustainability Fellows Program extended at U-M through 2023 January 25, 2021
  14. President Biden revokes Keystone XL pipeline permit: U-M experts available January 21, 2021
  15. Biden’s immigration, foreign policy challenges: U-M experts can discuss January 19, 2021
  16. Climate change priorities for incoming Biden-Harris administration: U-M experts available January 19, 2021
  17. Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, others charged in Flint water crisis: U-M experts available January 14, 2021
  18. ‘Peecycling’ payoff: Urine diversion shows multiple environmental benefits when used at city scale December 15, 2020
  19. Research examines impact of hurricanes on hospitalizations, medical providers December 10, 2020
  20. More responsive COVID-19 wastewater test developed December 7, 2020