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Thu, 10/29/2020 - 04:48pm - One of Georgia’s most plentiful assets might be a key to help the state combat global climate change. The state is covered with trees—Georgia is almost 60% forested—and each tree has the ability to offset carbon that’s emitted into the atmosphere. But the amount of carbon, the cost of that sequestration, and potential for new jobs in rural parts of the state are all questions to be answered.
News, Outreach, Research
Associated Personnel: Dr. Puneet Dwivedi
Thu, 10/29/2020 - 04:30pm - If all you know of Florida is beaches and theme parks, there’s a whole lot you don’t know about the state.
News, Student
Fri, 10/23/2020 - 01:28pm - Some of the world’s most important feats of engineering come from natural formations. Sand dunes are engineered to prevent erosion. Floodplains along rivers give them space to ebb and flow while protecting communities from flooding—and also filter out pollution and provide wildlife habitat.
News, Research
Associated Personnel: Dr. C. Rhett Jackson, Dr. Nate Nibbelink