Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder


Invasive Grasses Promote Wildfire
November 04, 2019

Invasive cheatgrass, reviled by Western ranchers and conservationists, has long since earned a reputation as a firestarter, making wildfi

CU Researchers Recognized with Three Governor’s Awards for High-Impact Research
November 01, 2019

CO-LABS has announced the winners of the 2019 Governor’s Award for High-Impact Research, and University of Colorado Boulder researchers contributed to all three winning projects. CO-LABS is a non-profit organization that supports the state’s federally funded research centers and runs an annual competition to highlight some of Colorado’s most high-impact science.

2019 Ozone Hole Smallest on Record
October 21, 2019

Abnormal weather patterns in the upper atmosphere over Antarctica dramatically limited ozone depletion in September and October, resulting in the smallest ozone hole observed since 1982, NOAA and NASA scientists reported today.