Posted Wed, 03 Oct 2018 15:30:00 -0700
Colleges of Science and Natural Resources researchers synthesized the science on fire refugia — unburned or lightly singed areas after a wildfire – this week in BioSciences. Read more
Posted Wed, 03 Oct 2018 09:41:00 -0700
MOSCOW, Idaho — Oct. 3, 2018 — A traveling University of Idaho wildfire art exhibit that connects the creative voices of artists and fire practitioners with communities highly affected by recent fires and smoke in the Northern Rockies will be on display Monday, Oct. 8, through Friday, Oct. 12, at the Ridenbaugh Art Gallery on campus. Read more
Posted Wed, 26 Sep 2018 09:43:00 -0700
SEELEY LAKE, Montana – Sept. 25, 2018 – A traveling University of Idaho art exhibit that connects the creative voices of artists and fire practitioners with communities affected by recent fires in the Northern Rockies will be on display Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Seeley Lake Community Hall. Read more
Restoration of forests locally and internationally is more relevant than ever. Developing and sharing best practices for nursery production, filling niche markets with specialized trees, and fire restoration are top priorities at our forest nursery, first started in 1909.
For more than 75 years the college has committed to hands-on STEM education and research on the banks of Payette Lake. Learning from the land in this natural classroom provides thousands of students of all ages the opportunity to not just learn science, but to live it.
This remote research station in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness is a pristine research and education site, surrounded by more than four million acres of wilderness. UI has owned the facility since 1970 and the college continues to invest in infrastructure and programming at this unique site.
Developing sustainable forest practices and practical experience come together on these 12,500 acres of timberland within a short drive from campus. This outdoor classroom is not only a hands-on training ground, it also the site of extensive research and outreach.