Environment

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Ph.D. student receives ESA Graduate Student Policy Award The Ecological Society of America (ESA) recently awarded the Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award (GSPA) to Sarah Klionsky, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. As part of the GSPA 2021 cohort, Klionsky will meet with other graduate student awardees […]

CAHNR in the news

NBC Connecticut aired a segment on Solid Ground Farmer Trainings, a UConn Extension program designed to offer education, mentoring and technical assistance to new and beginning farmers. The program was launched in 2016 through the¬†USDA Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. Charlotte Ross, program coordinator, was interviewed. James Knighton, assistant professor in the Department of […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Graduate student named 2021 HortScholar Ankit Singh, a graduate research assistant completing his doctorate in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, was recently named a 2021 HortScholar. The AmericanHort Scholars program sets students in horticulture on a path to success by exposing them to the breadth of the horticulture industry, its opportunities, and […]

CAHNR in the news

A research team in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment have developed a novel way of gathering data about streams fed by groundwater that provide important insights about the possible effects of climate change reports UConn Today. Danielle Hare, a Ph.D. candidate, and Associate Professor Ashley Helton¬†expanded on a novel method to easily […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced CATALYST, a PCI Geomatics brand, is establishing a Center of Excellence at UConn in partnership with the Global Environmental Remote Sensing (GERS) Laboratory, headed by Assistant Professor Zhe Zhu in the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment. The collaboration seeks to radically improve the ability to study changes to landscapes over […]