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As climate warms Hawaiian forest, birds lose more ground to mosquitoes

July 20, 2015 Hawai‘i, the name alone elicits images of rhythmic traditional dancing, breathtaking azure sea coasts and scenes of vibrant birds flitting through lush jungle canopy.

Finding passion in the trash

July 28, 2015 | by Maija Inveiss After three years of dedication to making our campus greener, intern Miles Tryon-Petith is bidding “Auf Wiedersehen” to the UW–Madison Office of Sustainability. As a top-notch trash auditor, pro-recycler, and overall hard worker, Tryon-Petith will be missed as he heads abroad to Freiburg, Germany, for an international sustainability work […]


Moving Days 2015

Are you moving this August? If so, the Office of Sustainability and its partners are holding Moving Days as a way to reduce waste by donating, re-homing or recycling unwanted items. Find out which site is closest to you.

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Conserve 24/7 Challenge

Reflect: How did the personification of nature influence your opinion about conservation?

Share your thoughts with us by tweeting @SustainUW, using #Wisconservation.

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