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Dead Forests Release Less Carbon Into Atmosphere Than Expected | UANews

Dead Forests Release Less Carbon Into Atmosphere Than Expected | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Contrary to predictions, billions of trees killed in the wake of mountain pine beetle infestations ranging from Mexico to Alaska have not resulted in a large spike in carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere, a UA-led study involving large-scale...
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UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A hummingbird made the nest on top of a data cable at the UA's news Environment and Natural Resources building.
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Leaders aim to end battle over veterinary accreditation | VIN News Service

Leaders aim to end battle over veterinary accreditation | VIN News Service | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
And as far as accreditation is concerned, AVMA leaders don’t want to entertain any more attempts to revamp how the system works.
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New owner hopes to revive The Woodlands, but a return to glory won’t be easy | Kansas City Star

New owner hopes to revive The Woodlands, but a return to glory won’t be easy | Kansas City Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Phil Ruffin plans on bringing back horse races and pairing them with casino slot games, creating a hybrid called a “racino.” While supporters say a revival of the racetrack with slot machines would bring millions of dollars to Kansas, others say changing gambling laws to help The Woodlands come back to life would upset the applecart of the nearby gaming industry.
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iPlant taming the 'Big Data Beast' | Ag Professional

iPlant taming the 'Big Data Beast' | Ag Professional | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The UA-headquartered iPlant Collaborative is a National Science Foundation-funded cyberinfrastructure project providing computational support to life science researchers in the form of secure data storage, services for data analysis, and the underlying infrastructure to share datasets among collaborators anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.

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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Arizona Daily Star

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Bellingham (WA) Herald

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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How to save money on groceries | Christian Science Monitor

How to save money on groceries | Christian Science Monitor | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Grocery shopping can take a huge bite out of the family budget, but there are some simple steps you can take to save hundreds on groceries.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ)

Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | ABC 15 (TV-Phoenix AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | The Telegraph (Macon GA)

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Smooch from the pooch; are kisses from your dog good for you? | My Fox Atlanta (GA)

There's nothing like a smooch from our pup.  Some love it; others call it gross.  But some believe dog kisses might actually keep us healthy.
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Palm weevil found near Yuma County date grove | Yuma Sun

Palm weevil found near Yuma County date grove | Yuma Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A report of one South American palm weevil being found near a Yuma County commercial date orchard shouldn’t cause alarm, but professional growers and homeowners with palm trees should remain vigilant, according to a University of Arizona scientist. 
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University of Arizona wins $3 million ranch property for vet school | Phoenix Business Journal

University of Arizona wins $3 million ranch property for vet school | Phoenix Business Journal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA also plans to expand College of Agriculture and Life Sciences on the property.
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Smooch from the pooch; are kisses from your dog good for you? | KSAZ (TV-Phoenix)

There's nothing like a smooch from our pup.  Some love it; others call it gross.  But some believe dog kisses might actually keep us healthy.
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Hummingbird builds nest on cable, UA sets up web cam | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson)

Hummingbird builds nest on cable, UA sets up web cam | KVOA (TV-Channel 4 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON - A hummingbird built a nest on a data cable at one of the University of Arizona's newest buildings.The university has a live streaming web camera on the nest at the Environment and Natural ...
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University of Arizona’s win of DK Ranch shows what real investment is | Sedona Red Rock News

The University of Arizona will become a permanent presence in the Verde Valley thanks to a donation of land by the Steele Foundation.
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Rain catchment systems catching on | Arizona Daily Sun

Rain catchment systems catching on | Arizona Daily Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Easier installation and bigger savings are prompting more homeowners to divert rainwater from roofs into cisterns for irrigation
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University Of Arizona Acquires 45-Acre Ranch In Cornville | KJZZ (Radio-Tempe)

The University of Arizona is usually associated with Tucson, but it has a presence all over the state. And that’s expanding with a 45-acre ranch in Cornville — near Sedona.

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Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | Your West Valley News (Sun City, AZ)

Ranch near Sedona donated to University of Arizona veterinary school | Your West Valley News (Sun City, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school (XETV-TV, San Diego, CA)

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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Smooch from the pooch; are kisses from your dog good for you? | My Fox DC

There's nothing like a smooch from our pup.  Some love it; others call it gross.  But some believe dog kisses might actually keep us healthy.
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Ranch near Sedona donated to U. of Arizona veterinary school | Daily Reporter (Greenfield IN)

A 45-acre ranch near Sedona is going to be part of a veterinary program launching at the University of Arizona in August.
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UA gets $2.6 million ranch near Sedona | Arizona Daily Star

UA gets $2.6 million ranch near Sedona | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Forty-five-acre spread will be used for veterinary education.
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Monsoon often brings bugs, expert says | The Sierra Vista Herald

Monsoon often brings bugs, expert says | The Sierra Vista Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

During the monsoon it is not uncommon to see all manner of insects buzzing about, and for several species of flying ants, it’s no different, said one Tucson-based entomologist.

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DK Ranch donation a 'win-win' | Verde Independent (Cottonwood, AZ)

The Steele Foundation announced Monday it has selected the University of Arizona - not Yavapai College - for its donation of the 45.7 acre DK Ranch along Oak Creek.

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The Disappearance of Trust | Real Truth

The Disappearance of Trust | Real Truth | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The confidence of ordinary citizens in leaders, governing bodies, and long-standing institutions is crumbling. Could we have seen this coming?
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