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SE Valley students pair with UA researchers in summer science program | Arizona Republic

SE Valley students pair with UA researchers in summer science program,Local teens worked with University of Arizona researchers during unique internship this summer.
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Phoenix Project to Turn Vacant Lots into Community Spaces | Earth911.com

Phoenix Project to Turn Vacant Lots into Community Spaces | Earth911.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The first vacant lot being tackled by PHX Renews is a 15-acre space located at a busy intersection just north of the city's downtown.
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Scorched area may yield new research opportunity | Arizona Daily Star

Scorched area may yield new research opportunity | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Shortly after their funding was renewed for another five years in June, University of Arizona researchers lost one of their critical-zone research sites to the 24,000-acre Thompson Ridge Fire in
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Young University of Arizona professors honored for outside-the-box ideas | Arizona Daily Star

Young University of Arizona professors honored for outside-the-box ideas | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Two University of Arizona professors have won early-career awards from the National Science Foundation for pairing cutting-edge research with novel teaching tools that involve younger students in science and engineering.
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Arizona wine industry boosting ties to University of Arizona | Arizona Daily Star

Arizona wine industry boosting ties to University of Arizona | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Arizona Wine Growers Association is rolling out a plan to bolster the state's burgeoning wine industry with the help of the University of Arizona.
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Harvesting monsoon | Willcox Range News

Harvesting monsoon | Willcox Range News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The University of Arizona Water Wise Program hosted its annual rainwater harvesting tour, which brought locals in touch with how residential and commercial collection sites work.

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8 Things That Aren't As Dirty as You Think | Good Housekeeping

“There’s more E. coli in the average sink than in the toilet after you flush it,” says microbiologist Charles Gerba (a.k.a. Dr. Germ), a professor in the University of Arizona’s department of soil, water, and environmental science. The seat is especially clean.

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UA professor hopes to turn sewage plant into fish farm | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson)

UA professor hopes to turn sewage plant into fish farm | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA professor hopes to turn sewage plant into fish farm
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Arizona Veg IPM Update: insect-weed interaction, Sclerotinia lettuce drop, Kerb and lettuce | Western Farm Press

Arizona Veg IPM Update: insect-weed interaction, Sclerotinia lettuce drop, Kerb and lettuce | Western Farm Press | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Weed management is very important in preventing insect buildups in fall crops. This is the perfect time to perform pre-plant soil flooding in fields which had high levels of Sclerotinia drop this past season.
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Study shows SC County ripe for solar projects | Nogales International

Study shows SC County  ripe for solar projects | Nogales International | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
While the blazing sunshine may be an annoyance to local residents during the hot summer months, it has the potential to power thousands of Santa Cruz County homes.
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Proposal calls for turning Tucson sewage plant into aquatic research station | Daily Journal (Franklin, IN)

Researchers at the University of Arizona have come up with a proposal to turn a decommissioned sewage treatment plant into a state-of-the-art aquatic research station.

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Announcing Better Rest Solutions’ 10-minute CPAP Cleaning Miracle | Street Insider

According to the World Health Organization approximately 100 million people worldwide have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) or sleep apnea. With the rapid growth for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)...

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Water worries: Climate change in the desert Southwest | Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer

Water worries: Climate change in the desert Southwest | Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Lack of water is the biggest threat in the dry desert Southwest's drought conditions.
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Protect trees from monsoon storms by pruning | Arizona Republic

Protect trees from monsoon storms by pruning,Pruning your trees and not overwatering them is the best way to protect them during Arizona’s monsoons, experts say.
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Climate Change Leading to Tree Infestations, Die-off | Arizona Public Media

Climate Change Leading to Tree Infestations, Die-off | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Higher temperature, lower precipitation weaken trees, leaving them vulnerable to insect attacks.

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UA enviro building project underway after a long wait | Arizona Daily Star

UA enviro building project underway after a long wait | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Bulldozers are clearing a parking lot on East Sixth Street to prepare for the long-awaited construction of a new home for the environmental sciences at the University of Arizona -
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First ‘Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture’ to be held in Abu Dhabi | Saudi Gazette (Saudi Arabia)

First ‘Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture’ to be held in Abu Dhabi | Saudi Gazette (Saudi Arabia) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The City of Abu Dhabi has been chosen to host the inaugural Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on Feb. 3-5, 2014.

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Abu Dhabi forum to focus on global agriculture innovations | Arab News (Saudi Arabia)

Abu Dhabi will host the inaugural Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from Feb. 3-5, 2014.

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First 'Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture' to be held in Abu Dhabi | Zawya (United Arab Emirates)

The City of Abu Dhabi has been chosen to host the inaugural Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on Feb.
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Abu Dhabi to host agriculture innovations forum | Gulf Today (United Arab Emirates)

The City of Abu Dhabi has been chosen to host the inaugural Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from February, 3-5, 2014.

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UA researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson

UA researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON - A group of students at the University of Arizona are examining the effects of the Aspen Fire.
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Gourmet Mushrooms Recycle Waste | Scientific Computing

Gourmet Mushrooms Recycle Waste | Scientific Computing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Today, Pryor and Jackson are growing delicious, nutritious gourmet mushrooms – while turning coffee grounds, used brewery grains, straw, newspapers, pizza boxes and other woody landscape waste into compost.

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Tempe Union students learn about agriculture in lab setting | Arizona Republic

There was a time when agriculture as a career meant working on the family farm or perhaps joining the County Cooperative Extension Office.

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Earthweek: Great Eastern Brood Cicadas expected to infest NJ in 2021 | Daily Record (Parsippany, NJ)

Scientists warn that catastrophic wildfires, like the one that killed 19 firefighters in Arizona, are part of a new "normal" for the environment of the American West.

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Wildfire News of the Day - 070913 | Firebomber Publications Blog

Wildfire NOTD subscriber Don Faulk, a Professor at the University of Arizona's School of Natural Resources and the Environment, discussing how wildfire size has increased by an order-of-magnitude throughout the West in the next article

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