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Special Issue on N Footprint

Nitrogen footprints for institutions present a broad picture of campus sustainability because reactive nitrogen contributes to both local and global impacts on ecosystem and human health, from urban smog and eutrophication to global climate change. The Nitrogen Footprint Tool (NFT) estimates the total emissions of reactive nitrogen resulting from institution …

N Footprint Workshop

Colleen Orr (CC ’17) and I attended the N Footprint Workshop in Durham, New Hampshire in June.  Colleen presented Colorado College’s preliminary N Footprint. Representatives from 18 of the schools involved in the program – ranging from Boston University and Colorado State to Dickinson College and the Marine Biological Lab. …