Our Mission

The Environmental Science Institute advances the understanding of the environment and sustainability through the development of interdisciplinary research, education and outreach programs.


News & Events

  • Faces of Climate Change: Jay Banner

    March 21, 2016
    Our director Jay Banner is featured in Austin EcoNetwork's blog.
  • Get Your Hands Dirty with the Environmental Science Institute

    March 2, 2016
    ESI will be offering a fun hands-on activity at Explore UT on Saturday, March 5th. Learn about recycling and how you can do your part to be more sustainable and help conserve resources. Plus learn about...
  • Norma Fowler featured on KUT

    February 24, 2016
    Norma Fowler, ESI affiliated faculty member, was featured on KUT this morning to discuss "In Texas, Some Wonder What Happened to Winter". http://kut.org/post/texas-some-wonder-what-happened-winter  

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