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ND-GAIN to measure climate resiliency of 250+ U.S. cities NEWS

ND-GAIN to measure climate resiliency of 250+ U.S. cities

Urban Adaptation Assessment, a 24-month project funded by the Kresge Foundation, will assess the climate vulnerability and readiness of every U.S. city with a population over 100,000, in an effort to help inform city officials on adaptive strategies.

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Researchers improve method to identify aquatic species using eDNA News

Researchers improve method to identify aquatic species using eDNA

ND-ECI affiliated researchers are working to improve their method of tracking species via the biological material those organisms leave behind known as environmental DNA (eDNA). 

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ECI: Science Driven. Human Inspired. Audio Stories

ECI: Science Driven. Human Inspired.

Hear the audio stories of four ND-ECI faculty members, who discuss instances of compassion, wonder and even heart ache for the science that’s become their life’s work.

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