How One Mexican Network Encourages Local Food ProductionMay 29, 2017
UA researcher and 2013 Institute of the Environment Carson Scholar Laurel Bellante found that local and organic farmers in the Mexican state of Chiapas are crucial in driving the localization of food production, improved consumer health and organic farming.
Rio Grande-Bravo Outlook May 2017May 24, 2017
<p>Forecasts favor above-average temperatures in all of the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin, and above-average precipitation in the southern portion of the Basin, through August.</p>
Southwest Climate Outlook May 2017May 18, 2017
<p>April precipitation was average to above average in New Mexico, while most of Arizona was below average, including record-dry conditions in the southwestern corner of the state. Snowpack and snow water equivalent have declined in Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado. Much of the West has seen improvements in drought conditions.</p>
New Guide Helps Preserve Nation's Cultural TreasuresMay 15, 2017
UA researcher Alison Meadow contributed to a strategic guide designed to help the National Park Service manage cultural sites and protect them from the threat of climate change.