Sustainability Happens All Over Campus – Here's a Map to Prove It
The recently updated UA Sustainability Map, which plots sustainability-related work on campus, has three new layers with information about the people, events, and news related to each project. The map's creators hope it becomes a go-to resource for data on campus sustainability.
Seeing the Forest Through the Lidar Lens
A team of ecologists used lidar technology to scan the leaf canopy of an Amazon forest and found that trees responded to drought in some surprising ways.
Seeing Green: Tucson Looks Towards a Sustainable Future After Becoming a 2030 District
Tucson became an established 2030 District on Dec. 20, 2018, when the city, the UA and the county joined the 2030 Districts Network – a nationwide, private-public, nonprofit collaborative who demonstrate that sustainably built buildings can boost a region's economy.
UA Scores 'Most-Improved' Win in Zero-Waste Challenge
A campuswide sustainability effort diverted more than 45 percent of waste from landfills during the Wildcats' "Zero-Waste" football game, more than doubling the UA's amount of waste diversion in 2017.
Building Connections Between Plants and Art
The Botanical Relations exhibit, now offered at the University of Arizona Museum of Art, combines botany and art to explore plant life and how we interpret plants through unique lenses.