Public Health Student Leads Environmental Training, Exposure Sampling in Navajo CommunitySeptember 29, 2016
Yoshira Ornelas Van Horne, a doctoral student at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, led an environmental toxicology training and household exposure sampling campaign with community health representatives (CHRs) from the Navajo Department of Health.
Network Makes Environmental Change TangibleSeptember 26, 2016
Members of the UA's Arts, Environment and Humanities Network have taken on the complicated task of advancing interdisciplinary projects and initiatives to make greater sense of the realities of changes in the environment.
RISE Symposium to Highlight Range ResearchSeptember 22, 2016
The symposium continues a legacy of student engagement and research collaborations based on 114 years of data from the Santa Rita Experimental Range and 64 years of research on the Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed.
Southwest Climate Outlook September 2016September 15, 2016
August precipitation totals were above average across most of Arizona and New Mexico, buoyed by a surge of monsoon storms. Long-term drought persists across the Southwest. Sea-surface temperature anomalies and atmospheric patterns all generally indicate ENSO-neutral conditions. The Sept. 15 NOAA Climate Prediction Center’s seasonal outlook for October calls for equal chances of above- or below-average precipitation for most of the Southwest.