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IN THE NEWS:

 

2013

Press releases on our PNAS article with Richard Thomas at WVU looking at changes in juniper growth following pollution abatement by the Clean Air Act:

http://www.k-state.edu/media/newsreleases/sept13/nippert9213.html
http://arstechnica.com/science/2013/09/clean-air-act-was-boon-to-appalachian-forests/
http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=trees-write-air-pollution-record-in-13-09-08
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2013/09/05/using-the-clean-air-act-to-regulate-carbon-emissions/

http://www.nbcnews.com/science/red-cedar-trees-rebounded-after-clean-air-act-8C11061090

2012

Press release on Gracie's REU fellowship in Costa Rica
http://www.k-state.edu/today/announcement.php?id=4142&category=noteworthy&referredBy=email

K-State press release on Gracie's nomination for a Goldwater Fellowship!
http://www.k-state.edu/media/newsreleases/feb12/goldwaternoms21512.html

NSF News Release on our paper with Joe Craine exploring the the timing of climate variability (ie, critical climate periods) as drivers of ecosytem productivity.
http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=123134&org=NSF&from=news

2011
Podcast on our KONZA research and Zak's ECOSPHERE paper

http://www.esa.org/fieldtalk/?p=224
http://www.esa.org/esablog/field/tallgrass-prairie-the-invasion-of-the-woody-shrubs/


Zak won a 2011 J.E. Weaver grant from the Nature Conservancy

http://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/nebraska/2011-weaver-grants-announced.xml

Undergrad research (Gracie & Teall) in the plant ecophys lab
http://www.k-state.edu/media/newsreleases/feb11/labtechs21511.html

2010
Kansa Prairie Site in the Topeka 501 School District
http://cjonline.com/news/education/2010-09-05/usd_501_eyes_science_grant#.Tupr4_Kiv3A

Profile of Rachel Wieme's REU experience:
http://www.k-state.edu/media/newsreleases/aug10/reubiology80410.html

 

  Last Update: 16-Sep-2013