Plants

Greensfelder Forum Honorees

By Courtney Chazen on September 29, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Plants, Sustainability, ... 1 more

On Saturday, September 29, InCEES honored the accomplishments of six Washington University alumni for their leadership in the fields of energy, environment and sustainability at the Greensfelder Forum Awards and Dinner at the Saint Louis Zoo. Listed below are their stories. Click here to view mor...

Bat with white nose syndrome

Saving bats from deadly fungus

By Courtney Chazen on October 19, 2017 in Climate, Environment, News, Plants, Sustainability, Uncategorized

Joshua Blodgett, assistant professor of biology, knows that bats may not rank high on most people’s lists of lovable creatures. However, that has not stopped him from researching how to combat white-nose syndrome (WNS), an infectious disease that is wiping out bat populations across North America...