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Watch National Park Service Centennial Event

This panel on urban land issues kicked off discussions about natural resource, as we enter the second century of conservation and the stewardship of our nation’s public lands. Watch Here:

Hixon Fellow Spotlight

Katie Weber reports on her research on Nutrient and Sediment Modeling in Watersheds across an Urban-Rural Gradient.

Yale Experimental Watershed

The Hixon Center’s goal for the Yale Experimental Watershed is to transform it from an underutilized and overgrown site into one that is highly productive – where academic research can be conducted and community members can learn and explore.

Explore the watershed

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Urban Resources Initiative

Urban Resources Initiative (URI) is a not-for-profit university partnership based at the Hixon Center whose mission is to foster community-based land stewardship, promote environmental education and advance the practice of urban forestry. 

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