Mongabay.com reporters consider strategies for reporting on climate change during the Trump presidency at UMass panel.
Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Jessica Simpson, James Mazarakis, and Joe Frank from the Daily Collegian as well as John Decker from the Amherst Wire. This week the panel discusses the racial, environmental, and political aspects and impact of the North Dakota Pipeline and the protests surrounding it.
The drought and other factors could decrease yield by 50 percent, said Stockbridge professor Jon Clements.
Yaduveer Wadiyar is prepared to focus on environmental and cultural issues in Mysore.
UMass looks for alternatives to small water system treatments with $4.1 million grant
Focus will go beyond sustainable planting and harvesting to examine energy and repopulation.
Gov. Deval Patrick helps fund projects on and off campus through a bond bill.
Bill Niedzwiedz ’69, professor at UW-Green Bay, sent a research tip to “his department.” The response? Silence.
Dr. Richard Palmer spoke about sustainability and collaboration as a problem-solving strategy as part of the University’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series.
Julian del Prado defends the time-tested and widespread use of fossil fuels.
Kevin Hollerbach urges the UMass community to make small, but environmentally conscious decisions in day-to-day life.
Western Massachusetts weighs the positives and negatives of fracking if the practice came to the region.
Biochar is making waves in both the academic and agricultural fields.
Collegian columnist Eric Magazu examines the opposing theories of political parties on the future of global warming.
Collegian columnist Kellie Quinn wonders whether or not the university really deserves all of the praise it has been getting for its sustainability efforts.
Collegian columnist Alexa Jones digs up the dirt on the insidious bottled water industry and urges students to stop consuming and start destroying the infrastructure.