Air Quality & Climate Change



From air quality to climate change, find the information you need on this page.

Fact Sheets

Air Quality and Agriculture

An Examination of the Implementation of Environmentally Sustainable Practices In the Utah Ski Industry: A Qualitative Study

Biking as an Alternative Mode of Transportation

Business Sustainability: Moving from Thought to Action

How Will Climate Change Affect Freshwater Fishing?

How Will Climate Change Affect Winter Recreation? Recent Research from Northern Minnesota

The Impact of Climate Change on Inland Recreational Fishing: A Review of Scientific Knowledge

Trees and Climate Change

Utah Air Quality: PM 2.5

Journal Articles/Reports

A Primer in Community-Based Social Marketing

Adapting to Climate Change on the Oregon Coast: A Citizen’s Guide

Climate Change: Evidence, Impacts and Choices

Climate Change Handbook: A Citizen’s Guide to Thoughtful Action

EcoAmerica. Let’s Talk Climate: Messages to Motivate Americans

Geographic Variation in Opinions on Climate Change at State and Local Scales in the USA

Making it Count: Increasing the Impact of Climate Change and Food Security Education Programmes

National Strategy for Advancing Climate Modeling

Rural Connections: Climate Change Adaptations in the Rural West

Rural Connections: Drought and Wildfire in the West

State of the Climate: American Meteorological Society

Southwest Regional Climate Hub and California Subsidiary Hub Assessment of Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies

Time for Change? Climate Science Reconsidered – UCL

United Nations Adoption of the 2016 Paris Climate Change Agreement: Proposal by the President

USGS: Effects of Climate Change and Land Use on Water Resources in the Upper Colorado River Basin

 Online Professional Development Trainings

Extension Climate Change Science Essentials

 Lesson Plans

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 Funding Opportunities

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI): Resilient Agroecosystems in a Changing Climate

NIH. Research to Action: Assessing and Addressing Community Exposures to Environmental Contaminants 

NOAA Sea Grant Community Climate Adaptation Initiative

US EPA: Indoor Air and Climate Change

US EPA: Particulate Matter and Related Pollutants in a Changing World


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A Sacred Trust: Threatened National Parks and Native Lands

Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification

Carbon Nation

Chasing Ice

Climate Change: Lines of Evidence

Climate Change and Biological Soil Crusts

Climate Resilience Lab: Climate change & gender

The Climate Question: Degrees of Change

Conservation Generation: National Young Farmers Coalition

How to Let go of the World: And Love All the things Climate Can’t Change

NASA Carbon Crisis

Post Carbon Futures

TEDxUSU Rob Davies & Rob Gillies: Another #$@%! climate talk

Time to Choose 

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Permaculture Techniques in Moab, UT

The Role of Biological Soil Crusts

USU Moab Permaculture Garden