Brie Richardson

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UW students explore uses for beetle-killed trees

by Brie Richardson January 11, 2011 January 11, 2011

Biofuel production uses organic materials to produce fuel for use in transportation vehicles of all kinds, including cars and planes. The capstone class evaluated the …

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Using Maps to See What’s Out There — GIS and Beetles

by Brie Richardson December 7, 2010 December 7, 2010

GIS is a computer software technology that helps people visualize data. It allows people to see a map representation of whatever information interests them about …

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Meet two ENR Students

by Brie Richardson November 2, 2010 November 2, 2010

With his background in economics, Darlington Sabasi of Zimbabwe, a UW graduate student, has been asking a number of questions for his team, such as …

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Bark Beetles and NEPA

by Brie Richardson October 26, 2010 October 26, 2010

The students come from all kinds of disciplines – economics, biology, American Studies, for instance – because ENR is a dual-degree program, where students major …

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Visiting the Med Bow

by Brie Richardson October 19, 2010 October 19, 2010

Students of UW’s Environment and Natural Resource Capstone Class have been broken into teams to begin developing an environmental assessment on a real-world problem, a …

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Eyeing Beetles

by Brie Richardson October 11, 2010 October 11, 2010

The bark beetle epidemic is one of the most important issues facing Western resource managers in decades. Beetles have ravaged forests across the Intermountain West …