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Andy Cohen
December 19, 2014 | UANews

Go behind the scenes at the UA with this year's honorees, geoscientist Andrew Cohen and Shakespearean scholar Fred Kiefer.


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December 19, 2014 | Arizona Daily Star

The fall 2014 Arizona Daily Star Science Insert profiles some of the extraordinary research being done by the UA's faculty and students.


Colorado River Delta
December 18, 2014 | UANews

A burst of new water last spring transformed the Colorado River Delta from a mud flat into a budding greenbelt. Photos, satellite images and monitoring equipment show more and greener plants, and a higher water table, because of the artificial spring 2014 release of water into the river at the Mexican border south of Yuma. The results of the delta "pulse flow" were released Wednesday at a briefing featuring UA scientist Karl Flessa and two Tucson-based federal scientists.


December 18, 2014 | CLIMAS

Seasonal outlooks predict above-average precipitation through the winter and into early spring.


December 17, 2014 | Proximities

As the fifth in an ongoing series of cross-posts with Terrain.org: A Journal of the Built + Natural Environments, this Proximities features a conversation between the University of Arizona’s Adela C. Licona and Eva S. Hayward.



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Gigi Owen
November 21, 2014 | KGUN-TV

Research scientist Gigi Owen's current project looks at the impact of food, water and energy sources, especially for those who already use assistance programs in order to pay for those resources. "Climate changes are happening and they have very long, lasting impacts," says Owen, who works for the Climate Assessment of the Southwest housed at the UA and funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. She and her fellow scientists hope to inform local and state government on climate-change decisions. (This is the latest installment in a KGUN-TV series on UA researchers.)

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The University of Arizona’s Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, with financial support from the Institute of the Environment, has selected two UA faculty members to conduct environment-related research as Udall Center Fellows for 2013–2014.

 

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