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Congratulations to our 2017 Hixon Fellows!

This summer 7 students students will be studying urban ecology with support from the Hixon Center for Urban Ecology: Kevin Dahms, Kangning Huang, Yasha Magark, Amruta Nori-Sarma, Brunilda Pizarro, Natalie Schultz, and Elisabeth Ward.

Hixon Fellow Spotlight: Yanin Kramsky

Youth Taking the Reins: Empowering At-Risk Students to Shape Environmental Challenges with Design

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.

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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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