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Grassy rangelands (Photo: Courtesy of the Institute of the Environment)

Southwest Climate Outlook May 2017

May 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>

Report Cover: A Campus Conversation on Sustainability

Report: A Campus Conversation on Sustainability

May 10, 2017

On January 17 2017 faculty, staff and students from the University of Arizona convened to discuss sustainability across campus and make recommendations on how we could become more sustainable on a number of dimensions. This report provides an overview of the event and lists recommendations made by participants.