Report: Vermont Losing 1,500 Acres of Forest Every Year

Forests and conservation funding in decline across New England
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New England has been losing forestland to development at a rate of sixty-five acres per day—and Vermont is losing 1,500 acres of forest every year—according to a new report released today by the Harvard Forest and a team of authors from across the region including two scientists at the University of Vermont.

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Gund Institute Seeks New Fellows and Affiliates

The Gund Institute for Environment seeks nominations for new Gund Fellows and Affiliates to expand its global research network.

The new UVM-wide Institute’s inaugural call for Fellows and Affiliates covers the following affiliations, available to scholars from all UVM schools and colleges:

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Climate Change a Buzzkill for Coffee Lovers

Global warming could reduce coffee growing areas in Latin America — the world’s largest coffee-producing region — by as much as 88 percent by 2050.

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