Environment

Sep. 10, 2014
A group of graduate students mapped the solar potential of the entire state.
Sep. 10, 2014
The Center for Sustainable Polymers received a $20M grant to research environmentally friendly alternatives to plastic.
Sep. 04, 2014
But the University area already has the highest amount of parkland along the Central Corridor.
Jul. 23, 2014
The study predicts that over the next 20 years, there will be a 45 percent spike in nitrate well contamination.
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  • Kendall Moon
Jul. 02, 2014
Cleanup likely won’t begin for at least another year.
Jun. 18, 2014
The new major will premiere this fall and focus on issues of pollution and natural resources.
Jun. 04, 2014
Gov. Mark Dayton signed legislation last month requiring all Minnesota businesses to recycle in the coming years.
Apr. 28, 2014
The proposal could bring costly changes, but U-area restaurants support it.
Apr. 24, 2014
Students from three states are joining a protest this weekend.
Apr. 17, 2014
With state help, the University wants to create a center to research invasive species.
Mar. 26, 2014
University ecologists say the network will show how fossil fuels and fertilizers are affecting grasslands on a large scale.
Feb. 22, 2014
Residents discussed issues including the proposed minimum wage increase and TCE contamination in Como.
Feb. 17, 2014
The proposed policy change will likely pass in May, officials said.
Jan. 30, 2014
The center will be used for climate change research.
Jan. 22, 2014
Freshmen City Council members dominate a new committee.

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