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Congratulations to our 2019 Hixon Fellows!

This summer 7 students students will be studying urban ecology with support from the Hixon Center for Urban Ecology: Allison Adams, Vanessa Koh, Xinyi Li, Zander Pellegrino, Jen Shin, Lucien Swetschinski, and Yichen Yang!

Hixon Fellow Spotlight: Amruta Nori-Sarma

Air Pollution and Human Health Burden in Urban India

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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