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UC Davis research stations include the ANR West Side Research Center, which hosts research including conservation tillage.
ASI provides leadership for research, teaching, outreach and extension efforts in agricultural and food systems sustainability.
The California Nitrogen Assessment comprehensively examines the existing knowledge on nitrogen science, policy and practice in California.
Russell Ranch conducts long-term research on the impacts of farming systems and inputs on agricultural sustainability.
The program attempts to understand the mechanics of collective action within watersheds, including an assessment of the success of collaborative institutions.
The center deals with interpretation of remote sensing imagery, applications of geographic information systems, and landscape modeling of vegetation, hydrology and climatology.
View posters of UC Davis sustainability research that were highlighted at the Governors' Global Climate Summit 3.
Program brings together an interdisciplinary team to evaluate future alternatives for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
Earth Sciences archives for the Egghead Blog.
A comparative study of new urban integrated Land Use/Transportation Models.
Part of the UC Davis Natural Reserve System, the Jepson Prairie Reserve is an island of remnant natural prairie in a wide alluvial floodplain used primarily for agriculture.
The institute supports innovation and discovery aimed at solving environmental problems.
The Land Air and Water Resources academic department studies climate change, sustainable agriculture, environmental quality and landscape processes.
Part of the UC Davis Natural Reserve System, the McLaughlin Natural Reserve is one of few sites in California that protects unusual serpentine habitats.
The UC Davis Natural Reserve System is the largest and most diverse set of university-owned and operated reserves in the world.
The project is an integrated interdisciplinary suite of research and educational activities in the Putah and Cache Creek watersheds.
Part of the UC Davis Natural Reserve System, Quail Ridge lies on a peninsula formed by the flooding of Berryessa Valley and retains many elements of the native flora of this region.
The center brings together researchers and policy makers to design sustainable transportation systems.
The UC SAREP Cover Crop Database concerns the management and effects of more than 32 species of plants usable as cover crops.
The Sustainable Agriculture Farming Systems project studies the transition from conventional to low-input or organic farm management in the Sacramento Valley.
2008 findings on how natural variability and human activity have affected the lake’s clarity, physics, chemistry and biology.
The University of California, a national leader in sustainability, has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025, becoming the first major university to accomplish this achievement.
Web page with information about the UC Policy on Sustainable Practices and links to PDF versions of the current policy and past policy versions.
ULTRANS aims to support the design and implementation of new land use and vehicle demand policies through research, education, and public outreach.