Environment

  1. Is reusable always best? Comparing environmental impacts of reusable vs. single-use kitchenware July 6, 2021
  2. Seeking nature: U-M expert discusses 100th anniversary of Appalachian Trail proposal June 30, 2021
  3. Smaller summer harmful algal bloom predicted for western Lake Erie June 30, 2021
  4. U-M’s Economic Growth Institute joins effort to ease disruption from nuclear facility closure June 30, 2021
  5. Environmental actions are motivated by personal experiences June 29, 2021
  6. Detroit-area flooding consistent with long-term precipitation trends under changing climate June 28, 2021
  7. Michigan researchers get $5.3M to expand COVID-19 wastewater monitoring June 25, 2021
  8. For the second straight year, smaller Chesapeake Bay dead zone forecast for the summer June 23, 2021
  9. Smaller bodies, longer wings, earlier migrations: Untangling the multiple impacts of climate warming on birds June 21, 2021
  10. ‘Doomsday Glacier’ may be more stable than initially feared June 17, 2021
  11. Snails carrying the world’s smallest computer help solve mass extinction survivor mystery June 15, 2021
  12. Ocean microplastics: First global view shows seasonal changes and sources June 10, 2021
  13. Turning off lights can save migrating birds from crashing into buildings June 7, 2021
  14. Average-sized ‘dead zone’ forecast for Gulf of Mexico June 3, 2021
  15. Longtime U-M entomologist thrilled by arrival of 17-year cicadas in Ann Arbor area May 26, 2021
  16. Can you tell a marten from a fisher? The challenges of crowdsourced wildlife identification in Michigan May 24, 2021
  17. U-M commits to universitywide carbon neutrality May 20, 2021
  18. Forests and climate change: ‘We can’t plant our way out of the climate crisis’ May 20, 2021
  19. Roads pose significant threat to bee movement and flower pollination, U-M study shows May 11, 2021
  20. Shutdown of pipelines in Michigan’s Straits of Mackinac: U-M experts can comment May 10, 2021