Wisconsin Land Cover Map

Wisconsin Land Cover Map

Mutlu Ozdogan works with cartographers and the Department of Natural Resources to update Wisconsin's land cover map.

Beef and Deforestation

Beef and Deforestation

A new study led by Holly Gibbs shows that market-driven "zero deforestation agreements" have dramatically influenced the behavior of ranchers and the slaughterhouses to which they sell.

Jonathan Patz

Human Health in a Changing Climate

Jonathan Patz speaks on the far-reaching impacts of climate change on human health, and how better urban planning may help.

Tracey Holloway meets high school students

Empowering students in STEM fields

Tracey Holloway encourages high school students to explore careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at Career X-Ploration Day at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago.

Wisconsin Land Cover Map
Beef and Deforestation
Jonathan Patz
Tracey Holloway meets high school students
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Latest News

June 19, 2015· Oxford University Press
New Book Edited by Jonathan Patz
"Climate Change and Public Health"

June 01, 2015
Patz To Hold New John P. Holton Chair in Health and the Environment
Donor John Holton is a healthcare entrepreneur who holds degrees from UW-Madison.
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Latest Publications

2015 · Applied Geography
Mapping the world’s degraded land
AUTHOR(S): Gibbs, H.K. and J.M. Salmon
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2015 · Science
Brazil’s Soy Moratorium: Supply-chain governance is needed to avoid deforestation
AUTHOR(S): Gibbs, H.K., L. Rausch, J. Munger, I. Schelly, D.C. Morton, P. Joojipady, B. Soares-Filho, P. Barreto, L. Micol, N. F. Walker
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2015 · Environmental Research Letters
Cropland expansion outpaces agricultural and biofuel policies in the United States
AUTHOR(S): Lark, T.J., J.M. Salmon, and H.K. Gibbs
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