Water Resources

Regional Algal Feedstock Testbed (RAFT)

Submitted by thomasweiss on Tue, 01/24/2023 - 13:26

The UA RAFT testbed contains three 600-L open raceway growth systems and two larger scale raceway cultivation systems for small- and large-scale algae cultivation experiments, which include capabilities for low-heat solar-powered pumping, sumps to store cultures at night to conserve heat and increase winter productivity, and for harvesting biomass and recycling media.

Dean Carter Binational Center for Environmental Health Sciences

Submitted by thomasweiss on Tue, 01/24/2023 - 13:16

The Dean Carter Binational Center supports binational research in the environmental sciences aimed at improving public health in Mexico and the U.S.-Mexico Border, particularly by solving problems at contaminated sites and developing assessment and remediation methodologies that are broadly applicable.