UGEC Viewpoints

Holloway featured in UGEC Viewpoints

What’s Next for Air Quality in the United States?

UGEC Viewpoints is an online journal communicating current research, opinion and practice in urbanization and global environmental change.

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 Brazilian ranchers and the slaughterhouses to which they sell.

Landsat image showing location and extent of rice paddy in Mekong River Delta

Kontgis published in Remote Sensing of Environment

Mapping rice paddy extent and intensification in the Vietnamese Mekong River Delta with dense time stacks of Landsat data results suggest that rice production has intensified from 2000 to 2010.

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Beef and Deforestation
Landsat image showing location and extent of rice paddy in Mekong River Delta
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May 23, 2016
PhD Student Mallika Nocco Featured in Graduate School Article
Read about Mallika, her journey, and current work in the WI Central Sands where she studies evapotranspiration.
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May 10, 2016
Holly Gibbs and Tyler Lark Receive 2016 UW Administrative Improvement Award
Holly Gibbs and Tyler Lark are part of the "UW-Madison Receipt Reduction Team" that was selected to receive the UW's 2016 Administrative Improvement Award.
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Latest Publications

2015 · International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation
Global rain-fed, irrigated, and paddy croplands: A new high resolution map derived from remote sensing, crop inventories and climate data
AUTHOR(S): Salmon, J.M, M.A. Friedl, S. Frolking, D. Wisser, and E. M. Douglas

2015 · Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres
An evaluation of CMAQ NO2 using observed chemistry-meteorology correlations
AUTHOR(S): Harkey, M., T. Holloway, J. Oberman, and E. Scotty

2015 · Environmental Research Letters
Urban climate effects on extreme temperatures in Madison, Wisconsin, USA
AUTHOR(S): Schatz, J. and C.J. Kucharik
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