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UMN awarded $1 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Indigenous-centered environmental stewardship initiative in the humanities

The UMN received a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop a statewide environmental initiative.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/umn-awarded-1-million-andrew-w-mellon-foundation-indigenous-centered-environmental-stewardship
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Tyler Nigon in a field with a drone overhead

A bird's-eye view of water

Doctoral student Tyler Nigon is studying ways for farmers to grow their crops efficiently while reducing water pollution from nitrogen.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/birds-eye-view-water
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
The Blue Heron research vessel sails on Lake Superior during a sunset

Explorers of the Inland Seas

UMN Duluth’s Large Lakes Observatory marks 25 years of discovery.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/explorers-inland-seas
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/04/2020
Bees.

Bee love

What the Bee Lab is doing to understand Minnesota's favorite pollinators
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/bee-love
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/10/2020
A student holds a freshwater sponge found in Minnesota waters.

Soaking up clues from freshwater sponges

University of Minnesota Crookston researchers, aided by students, are shedding light on freshwater sponges in Minnesota, which may be indicators of water quality.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/soaking-clues-freshwater-sponges
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/04/2020

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