Environment
tractor spraying fields

Finding fertilizer’s environmental sweet spot

New study led by U of M researchers improves understanding of nitrogen’s greenhouse gas impacts
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/finding-fertilizers-environmental-sweet-spot
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
zebra mussels

UMN launches research to help reduce zebra mussel spread

UMN will partner with Tonka Bay Marina, Brunswick Freshwater Boat Group and DNR to help reduce zebra mussel spread
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-launches-research-help-reduce-zebra-mussel-spread
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

Plants’ ability to adapt could change conventional wisdom on climate change, U of M study finds

Plants speed up their respiratory metabolism as temperatures rise, leading to a long-held concern that as climate warms the elevated carbon release from a ramped-up metabolism could flip global forests from a long-term carbon sink to a carbon source, further accelerating climate change.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/plants-ability-adapt-could-change-conventional-wisdom-climate-change-u-m-study-finds
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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