Thriving in Wildfire Country
Ideas That Matter: 2016 Research Report
Researcher Crystal Kolden and her partners across UI and at WSU are examining wildfire risks and results to help predict fires and help communities prepare and recover from fires.
Geography News Releases
Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 13:00:00 -0700Thirteen faculty members from across disciplines at the University of Idaho have earned grants through the university’s Seed Grant Program.
Posted Fri, 15 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700The University of Idaho Sustainability Center will host its fourth annual U-Ideas Symposium on Thursday, April 21, featuring inspirational presentations from UI faculty members.
Posted Wed, 23 Mar 2016 10:00:00 -0700Oregon almonds and Louisiana oranges? It could be if future projections in hardiness zones come to fruition. A new study by University of Idaho researchers uses climate models to assess how the coldest temperature recorded each winter in the United States may change over the next several decades, and what these temperature changes might mean for horticulture. Read more
Posted Tue, 22 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0700The research team behind ClimateEngine.org unveiled its commitment to expanding the web application’s unique role in helping the nation address water issues during today’s White House Water Summit held in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with United Nations World Water Day.
Posted Tue, 02 Feb 2016 09:00:00 -0800The United States must make preparing for and adapting to wildfire a top national priority, says a team of University of Idaho researchers and their international partners in a paper published today in the journal BioScience. Read more
Posted Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:35:00 -0700On Wednesday, Oct. 28, Crystal Kolden of the Department of Geography at the University of Idaho will present a talk titled “Cascading Consequences of Wildfire: An Integrated Hazards and Vulnerability Approach,” at 8:30 a.m. in CNR 203A. Read more
Idaho Water Handbook
Researchers at the University of Idaho are addressing the state’s pressing water needs now and for the future in Idaho Public Television’s “Outdoor Idaho.”