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FEATURED RESEARCH

Finally Over the Hump? USU Researcher says Ecological Riddle Solved

USU ecologist Peter Adler is among authors of a paper in 'Nature' offering a solution to a long-standing riddle about sustainable, productive ecosystems.

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Cut Both Ways: USU Scholars Study Causeway Effects on Great Salt Lake

Recent USU graduate James White '15MS, now an employee of the U.S. Geological Survey, is lead author on a paper with faculty mentors Sarah Null and David Tarboton that explores the effects of the Great Salt Lake's railroad causeway.

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Utah Bison Herd New Stronghold for Conservation say USU Ecologists

USU wildlife ecologist Johan du Toit says the Henry Mountains bison are the only demonstrated genetically pure, disease-free and free-ranging bison population left in North America. Consequently, he says, they're a valuable conservation resource.

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Aggie Alum Leads Discovery of New Brazilian Tree Frog Species

USU Ecology alum Rodrigo Ferreira PhD'15 and colleagues identified a new species of Brazilian tree frog. Found in the South American nation’s Atlantic Forest, the tiny amphibian displays unique characteristics.

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Living with Wildfire: USU Ecologist says Collaboration is Key

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Dr. Lee Foote Returns to USU

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ECOLOGY CENTER SEMINAR SERIES

UPCOMING SPEAKERS:

Lisa Schulte-Moore

Iowa State University,
Ames, IA

February 10 & 11, 2016

Wednesday, February 10
ENGR 103 @ 6 pm
"Tweak, adapt, transform: growing a resilient agriculture
in Iowa and beyond"

Thursday, February 11
ENGR 108 @ 4 pm
"Prairie STRIPS: from
research to action"

Jeff Welker

University of Alaska,
Anchorage, AK

February 24 & 25, 2016

Wednesday, February 24
ENGR 103 @ 6 pm
"A changing Arctic system: What the heck is going on?"

Thursday, February 25
ENGR 108 @ 4 pm
"High and low Arctic function and feedbacks in the future:  
What have we learned from experiments and observations?"


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CALENDAR

11 Feb at 12:30 PM

Applied Economics Seminar - Dr. Ryan Abman

11 Feb at 4:00 PM

Ecology Center Seminar Series - Dr. Lisa Schulte-Moore, Landscape Ecology and Sustainable Ecosystem Management - Iowa State University, Ames, IA - “Prairie STRIPS: from research to action”

12 Feb

Great Backyard Bird Count