2018 WI Energy and Sustainability Challenge Winners

2018 WI Energy and Sustainability Challenge

Winners of the $5,000 Global Stewards Sustainability Prize were Aaron Olson and Mehrdad Arjmand of “NovoMoto”. Winning second place and $1,000 were Kevin Barnett and Merve Ozen of “Pyran”.

Brazilian road and forest

Gibbs Paper Published in Nature Climate Change

“The role of supply of supply-chain initiatives in reducing deforestation”

Patz TEDxOshkosh

Jonathan Patz Delivers TEDx Oshkosh Talk

"Climate Change is Affecting Our Health. Is There a Cure?"

(GFSAD30) project Image of US

Satellite Data Identifies Feed, Food, Fiber Cropland

NASA Global Food Security-Support Analysis Data (GFSAD30) project creates database of landscape information and identifies growing feed, food, fiber, permanent orchards, distinct from grassland. Mutlu Ozdogan, Co-PI.

Latest News

May 20, 2018
Michael Eggen Awarded the Florence Margai Best Student Paper Award
The paper is titled, Climate change impacts on major crops in the Ethiopia highlands: An agroecosystem approach. Congratulations, Michael!

May 11, 2018
Congratulations to SAGE's newest PhD, Melissa Scott!
Her thesis is entitled "National Energy Choices: Opportunities for Improvements in Health & Ethics, and Prioritizing Vulnerable People" and her advisor is Dr. Jonathan Patz.


Latest Publications

2018 · The Lancet Planetary Health
The Paris Agreement could saves lives in China
AUTHOR(S): Patz, J.A. and J. J. West

2018 · Nature Climate Change
The role of supply-chain initiatives in reducing deforestation
AUTHOR(S): Lambin, E.F., H.K. Gibbs, R. Heilmayr, K.M. Carlson, L.C. Fleck, R.D. Garrett, Y. le Polain de Waroux, C.L. McDermott, D. McLaughlin, P. Newton, C. Nolte, P. Pacheco, L.L. Rausch, C. Streck, T. Thorlakson, and N.F. Walker

2017 · Environmental Research Letters
Recent grassland losses are concentrated around U.S. ethanol refineries.
AUTHOR(S): Wright, CK, B Larson, TJ Lark, HK Gibbs