Accidental Urban Oases

Assistant Professor Monica Palta, PhD, and her colleagues’ accidental wetlands research was featured in a PNAS news article, which provides a thorough and interesting overview of the ecosystem services and disservices facilitated by urban vacant land.

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Fall 2022 Speaker Series: Environmental Science and Policy

Fall 2022 Speaker Series: Environmental Science and Policy

The Environmental Studies and Science department is hosting a Fall Speaker Series on Environmental Science and Policy. Our kick-off event on September 29 is a virtual webinar by Dr. Susanne Moser about science-practice interaction and communication on climate change resilience.

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