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Cooling down Chicago: How roofs impact climate PUBLICATION

Cooling down Chicago: How roofs impact climate

Newly published ND-ECI research found that the use of roofs with vegetation or reflective surfaces on Chicago's current infrastructure lowers roof top temperatures by 3 to 4 degrees Celsius.

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Long-term fish community response to a reach-scale stream restoration PUBLICATION

Long-term fish community response to a reach-scale stream restoration

Ecological management lessons learned from 17 years of monitoring the fish community response to the channel relocation and reach-level restoration.

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Progressively wetter climate in southern East Africa over past 1.3 million years PUBLICATION

Progressively wetter climate in southern East Africa over past 1.3 million years

Research examines biochemical markers -- “chemical fossils” that help scientists measure changes in vegetation and climate.

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