Meet Dan Sauceda, a graduate student in the Atmospheric Sciences program. He is currently working as part of the Urban Water Vulnerability-ISP EPSCoR project, working to characterize the urban heat island in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Through a new partnership with the University for Development Studies and World Vision International, DRI will establish an innovative research and education center focused on finding sustainable solutions to the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and environmental problems confronting West Africa. Read more.
Joint report marks initial collaborative step between the science community and resource management agencies to develop a comprehensive approach for assessing and managing the nearshore ecology and aesthetics of Lake Tahoe. Download full report.
12/02/13: Cloud seeding in Sierra could get lift from drones
11/19/13: Las Vegas News 3 talks to DRI and UNLV about Nevada’s application to become a FAA test site for unmanned aerial systems
11/18/13: Rural Nevada teachers charge up on GreenPower
11/12/13: Jeff Tilley talks cloud seeding and drought with Bay Area Public Media
Western Regional Climate Center
Climate Information and Data Services
Providing jointly developed products, services and capabilities that enhance the delivery of public climate information.
Applied Innovation Center
Focused on Advanced Analytics
Providing innovation services to develop and commercialize solutions for both private and public sector clients.
Nevada Center of Excellence
Supporting Nevada's Economic Development
Combining NSHE water expertise and IBM’s advanced technologies to grow tomorrow's workforce.
Diversity at DRI
An Inclusive Mission of Research Excellence
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