Environment: A Clearer Vision for a Cleaner World

Advancing the world is only possible if it's a clean, sustainable place to live, and preserving the environment is a job for everyone. At Carolina, we are working to create, advance and implement clean technology to help drive economic growth and develop technology breakthroughs supporting water and food security, among other initiatives.

    Environment Funding Priorities

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    Water beads on a waterlily
    Environment

    Analyzing Resilience

    Carolina scientists partnered with Cornell faculty to produce a complex evaluation of California’s water resilience

    Research

    Rising Tides, Raising Awareness

    Grant from NOAA supports a project studying king tides in NC

    Aerial view of a beach on the Galapagos Islands
    Environment

    Collaborating for Conservation

    Galapagos Science Center and sustainable clothing startup Sula collaborate for conservation efforts.

    Whitmore looks out over the field site.
    Environment

    A Project of Her Own

    PhD student Kriddie Whitmore’s research in the Andes

    Lydia Rowen sits in garden
    Environment

    Promoting Sustainability

    Carolina sophomore co-founds CompostMates, a student organization dedicated to composting.

    Nicolas and Jairo with all they need for a successful day – coffee, dogs and their machetes.
    Environment

    Combining Coffee and Conservation

    REACCT program funds conservation efforts in Galapagos.