CSU In The News Archive

Fires, Landslides, Lack of Snow: The Ski Industry Girds for Battle

Outlet: New York Times

December 15, 2021

New York Times: The economic impacts are staggering. A 2018 report by researchers at the University of New Hampshire and Colorado State University for the advocacy group Protect Our Winters shows the five least-snowy winters between 2001 and 2016 cost the industry …

Denver and much of the metro area now in extreme drought

Outlet: Denver Post

December 10, 2021

Denver Post: “We can probably call it a heat wave,” Russ Schumacher, a climatologist with Colorado State University and director of the Colorado Climate Center, said. “It’s much much above normal for early December, not just in Colorado but across …

CSU creating course to teach future scientists how to fight misinformation

Outlet: 9 News Denver

December 10, 2021

9 News Denver: But that uncertainty has been weaponized by people who want to discredit scientists and ignore their suggestions. That means countering misinformation becomes part of the job for scientists and future scientists at Colorado State University (CSU).

Can Dogs, Cats Catch COVID? Researchers Explain

Outlet: India.com

December 10, 2021

India.com: Many researchers have come forward to examine the viral evolution of SARS-CoV-2 viral evolution of SARS-CoV-2 including University Distinguished Professor Sue VandeWoude’s laboratory at Colorado State University.

Colorado soil ecologist to help lead new research project

Outlet: Yahoo News

December 10, 2021

Yahoo News: Organic matter makes up only a small portion of soil, usually between one and ten percent, but it’s essential for nutrient cycling, aggregate structure and water infiltration and retention, all key attributes of soil health, according to Francesca …