The University of Iowa

Environmental Sustainability

Environmental Sustainability
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Muscatine Community College Decarb and Zero Waste Policy

Second-year Master of Public Affairs (MPA) students will collaborate with administrators and students at Muscatine Community College in the development of policies and best practices for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and becoming a zero-waste...
Maquoketa River- Jackson County Source: Photo Voice, Maquoketa River Watershed Stories

Maquoketa River WMA Sustainability Marketing

Students enrolled in the Tippie College of Business course Marketing and Sustainability will work in teams to develop a marketing and communications campaign for the Maquoketa River Watershed Management Authority. The Maquoketa River Watershed is...
MRWMA site visit

Maquoketa River Watershed Management Plan - Phase I

As part of their capstone project, second-year graduate students from the School of Planning & Public Affairs created a watershed management plan for the Maquoketa River Watershed. This project was completed as part of IISC's partnership with...
Floor Plan and Site Layout for Camp Courageous Cultural Education Center

Camp Courageous Cultural Education Center

Civil & Environmental Engineering students enrolled in the Senior Design Capstone course designed a site plan for an ADA-compliant cultural education center at Camp Courageous. The team designed a cultural education center for Camp Courageous...
Site visit

Jackson County Clean Energy Plan

Working in conjunction with the Jackson Clean Energy District (Jackson CED), graduate students in the School of Planning & Public Affairs will assist in the development of a Clean Energy Action Plan for Jackson County, Iowa. Jackson CED exists...
Tree Inventory

Manchester Digital Tree Inventory

As part of the ICIGO student organization within the Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences, students will conduct an on-site tree study and create a GIS-based digital inventory for city-owned trees in Manchester, Iowa.
Solar Panels on Farm

Rethinking Energy in Johnson county

Students in the School of Planning & Public Affairs course Environmental Management and Policy conducted a study for the Johnson Clean Energy District regarding energy efficiency improvements and renewable investment possibilities in Johnson...