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West African Camera Survey Details Human Pressures on Mammals in Protected Areas

U-M wildlife ecologist Nyeema Harris finds that rather than uncovering heavy poaching practices, her camera study discovered livestock grazing and gathering of forest products were more common forms of human intervention. September 23, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Society #Africa #NyeemaHarris ​​​​​​​​


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Why Sea Level Rise Models Have Been Wrong

Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Associate Professor Jeremy Bassis discusses why ice sheets and glaciers are melting at rates quicker than initially anticipated and how change needs to be enacted now. September 25, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Science #ClimateChange #JeremyBassis ​​​​​​​​


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Visible from Outer Space, Detroit's Unofficial Pathways Could Play Important Role in Land Redevelopment

As urban planners think about how to restructure the vacant areas in Detroit, U-M's School for Environment and Sustainability assistant Professor Josh Newell urges them to use the footpaths already created by the residents, which can be seen from space. September 23, 2019. #5-15mins #EnvironmentandSubstainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #UrbanPlanning #Sustainability #JoshNewell ​​​​​​​​


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Counting Snowflakes for Better Water Resource Management

Electrical and Computer Engineering phD student Mostafa Zaky develops a computational model for estimating the Snow-Water Equivalent (SWE) stored in snowpacks, improving climate change and flood forecasts. July 16, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Technology #ClimateChange #ComputerScience #Sustainability #ElectricalEngineering ​​​​​​​​​​


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Lightning Talks: Professor Karen Alofs

The School for Environment and Sustainability professor Karen Alofs presents a Lightning Talk, focusing on freshwater fish ecosystems and changing environments. February 21, 2019. #5mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #video #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Sustainability #Ecology #KarenAlofs


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Q&A: Researcher Explores the Benefits and Risks of Fracking in New Book

Ford School of Public Policy Lecturer Daniel Raimi discusses the validity of both sides of the fracking debate and what needs to be done to make actual change in the energy industry. March 28, 2018. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #EnvironmentandSubstainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateSciences #PublicPolicy #PublicHealth #Energy