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Thursday, March 08, 2018
Representatives of Oklahoma’s EPSCoR and IDeA programs recently met with members of Oklahoma’s federal congressional delegation at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. as part of the coalition to...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Redcedar invasion has been a known problem for nearly 80 years and it does not seem to be going away. An ongoing Oklahoma National Science Foundation Established Program to Stimulate Competitive...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Researchers from across the state will gather to highlight Oklahoma’s climate research efforts during the annual Oklahoma NSF EPSCoR State Conference on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. The event will be...
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Small watersheds, also called micro-catchments, are widely used in studying water budgets associated with a given land use type or land cover type. This approach is valuable in quantifying the impact...
Monday, December 04, 2017
Eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana) is an evergreen tree species that is widely distributed in the Great Plains, especially Oklahoma, Texas, and Kansas. Eastern redcedar encroachment into...
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
For decades, Oklahoma has experienced major droughts significantly impacting both surface water and groundwater resources. Extreme droughts can lead to economic losses especially in the agricultural...
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Individual perceptions of climate anomalies are largely immune to political bias, especially when people observe large and persistent departures from average conditions. That is the finding of a new...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Soil moisture influences many decisions by landowners and property managers. Determining the moisture level of precise locations is a daunting task, due, in part, to the many factors that can cause...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Submission Deadline:  Tuesday, January 23, 2018 The National Science Foundation has announced a new funding opportunity that addresses the dynamics of coupled natural and human systems. $12...
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Dr. Jack Friedman, a research scientist at the University of Oklahoma’s Center for Applied Social Research (OU CASR), has led a team of scholars in conducting multi-year ethnographic research in...