In recognition of international Human Rights Day on December 10, The Water Institute at UNC has compiled some of its recent publications related to the human right to water and sanitation, which in the past year has explored dignity, public … Continued
Monthly Archives: December 2014
ENEC 698 is one of several capstone courses offered to undergraduate students at the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS) and UNC Coastal Studies Institute (CSI) field sites in Morehead City and Wanchese, NC. These courses provide an immersive experience … Continued
Todd BenDor, Associate Professor in the UNC Department of City & Regional Planning, is part of a research team comprised of individuals from UNC, North Carolina State, Duke, and ECU that is studying the impact of climate change on water … Continued
Marine science researchers at UNC have found that estuaries generate natural defenses against the effects of global warming—until a hurricane hits. For more information: http://endeavors.unc.edu/what_s_hiding_in_our_coastal_waters.
The N.C. General Assembly-led review of UNC system centers and institutes has placed several of the state’s coastal marine science centers under the microscope. For more information: http://nccoast.org/m/article.aspx?k=bd45ce4c-59bc-4213-a4a0-69b8a172be9a.
From December 1-4, the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences will host a traveling art exhibit titled ““What Goes Around, Comes Around” by Wilmington, NC, artist Bonnie Monteleone featuring works created from collected and donated plastic debris from the oceans to … Continued
Rebecca Fry, professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering in the Gillings School of Global Public Health, and a team of UNC researchers compiled data that reveals some disturbing connections between birth defects and well water in some parts of the … Continued
Abstracts and submissions on work related to water topics including water utility management, state law & policy, surface water protection, watershed management, and more are now being accepted for the Water Resources Research Institute’s 17th Annual Conference scheduled for March … Continued
DRAM FYS 88: Ecology and Performance invites you to student works in progress on the theme of Water in support of UNC’s pan-campus initiative “Water in Our World” DATE: Tuesday, 2nd December TIME: 2:15 p.m. (to 3:00 p.m.) LOCATION: CDA, … Continued