Planet Blue Report Highlights U-M Sustainability Achievements

The University of Michigan continues to show immense growth and engagement in sustainability education, research and operations, as shown in the 2013 Sustainability Progress Report released this week. In 2013,… more

Public Invited to Unload e-Waste at Annual Event

Safely dispose of old, broken or unwanted electronics at the free e-waste recycling event sponsored by the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Public Schools, April 24-26, 2014. The Office of Campus Sustainability,… more

Warmer Temperatures Push Malaria to Higher Elevations

Researchers have long debated likely impacts of global warming on the worldwide incidence of malaria, a mosquito-borne disease that infects more than 300 million people each year. Now, U-M ecologists and colleagues… more

Great Lakes Evaporation Study Dispels Misconceptions, Points to Need for Expanded Monitoring System

The recent Arctic blast that gripped much of the nation will likely contribute to a healthy rise in Great Lakes water levels in 2014, new research shows. But the processes responsible for that welcome outcome… more

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  • Planet Blue Report Highlights U-M Sustainability Achievements
  • Public Invited to Unload e-Waste at Annual Event
  • Warmer Temperatures Push Malaria to Higher Elevations
  • Great Lakes Evaporation Study Dispels Misconceptions, Points to Need for Expanded Monitoring System
The University of Michigan’s Dow Distinguished Awards for Interdisciplinary Sustainability program recently selected eight solutions-focused, student-run sustainability projects to receive $5,000... more
moth
A 32-year study of subarctic forest moths in Finnish Lapland suggests that scientists may be underestimating the impacts of climate change on animals and plants because much of the harm is hidden... more
Walking Great Lakes Beach
The Michigan Sea Grant College Program has received $2.1 million from the federal government, universities and partners in the first year of a four-year, $5 million grant award to support Great Lakes... more