Environment

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on the research of Assistant Professor Jessica Brandt of the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment on how selenium moves through the ecosystem in the Western U.S., which was recently published in Environmental Science & Technology. Selenium is a micronutrient acquired through diet, but excess exposure, and the timing of the […]

CAHNR in the news

The Daily Campus recently highlighted the research of Associate Professor Dennis D’Amico of the Department of Animal Science. Through the D’Amico Microbiology Laboratory, his research group studies dairy science, in particular the production of cheese. VKTRY Gear, a Connecticut company, announced the results of a study conducted by the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI) on insoles […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced Zhe Zhu was among six UConn professors to be named to a list of the world’s most highly-cited researchers. Zhu is an assistant professor in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. and director of the Global Environmental Remote Sensing (GERS) Laboratory. Distinguished Kinesiology Professor Linda Pescatello and Nutritional Sciences Professor […]

Meet undergraduate student Chloe Edwards

Taking a course in wetland habitats turned Chloe Edwards into a double major, emboldening her to add natural resources to her animal science studies. What followed were transformational experiences as she explored her deepening interest in animals, immersing herself in conservation and wildlife management internships. While COVID-19 did impact her participation in research, she was […]