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Results provide valuable insights into efforts to reduce heat-related harm in metro areas globally

Soil, Water, and Climate faculty members Tracy Twine and Peter Snyder are studying heat islands in the Twin Cities metro area and how combined with climate change they intensify the frequency and severity of exteme heat events. Watch a segement on their research in Minnesota Stories in a Changing Climate

Discoveries at the U of M are changing how we use and conserve water. Dr. David Mulla is featured in the new Driven to Discover campaign. 

University of Minnesota Soil, Water, and Climate students have a new lab to measure emissions and test possible climate futures

Estimates of how much nitrous oxide, a significant greenhouse gas and stratospheric ozone-depleting substance, is being emitted in the central United States have been too low by as much as 40 percent, a new study led by University of Minnesota Department of Soil, Water, and Climate scientists shows.