Environment and Sustainability

News about UB’s environmental programs and related sustainability initiatives. (see all topics)


Students are submitting data to the National Phenology Network, which asks citizen scientists to help monitor ecological events.


The department, part of the College of Arts and Sciences, prepares students to address some of the most pressing challenges of our time.


Program guides clients through a menu of design strategies and tracks progress toward meeting the goals of universal design through an automated scoring system.


Ramsar ceremony elevates Niagara River "on par with the Galapagos and Everglades."


Miles will provide outreach to teachers, gov’t officials, industry and others interested in Lake Ontario and Lake Erie.


Ancient deposits of sediment can reveal information about prehistoric trends in temperature, humidity and precipitation.


The efforts — part of the Monarch Watch program — can help to promote conservation.


UB sociologist interviewed 32 biologists, ecologists, engineers, industry experts and government officials about their inability to guarantee whether or not Asian carp would invade the Great Lakes.