Topic: Tim Keitt

Border Fences Pose Threats to Wildlife on U.S.-Mexico Border, Study Shows

July 12, 2011

Current and proposed border fences pose significant threats to wildlife populations, with those animals living in border regions along the Texas Gulf and California coasts showing some of the greatest vulnerability, a new study from The University of Texas at Austin shows.

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Researchers studying switchgrass receive $4.6 million from USDA

Nov. 9, 2009
Christine Hawkes

Researchers who are working with scientists from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) have received a $4.6 million grant to explore how switchgrass, a native prairie grass and promising source of biofuel, will fare under future climate change.

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Professors Receive $4.6 Million to Study Impact of Climate Change on Potential Biofuel Source

Oct. 27, 2009

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin, working with scientists from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), have received a $4.6 million grant to explore how switchgrass, a native prairie grass and promising source of biofuel, will fare under future climate change.

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