Monthly Archives: May 2011

Scientist in Residence History: The GK-12 Program at UT-Austin

May 18, 2011

The GK-12 Program, funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation from 2002-2011,┬áprovided K-12 teachers and students with recent knowledge and innovative learning activities in the approved TEKS subject target areas of biology, chemistry, environmental science, aquatic science, geology,…

Purpose of the Tree Project Study

May 7, 2011

In central Texas, periods of intermittent and unpredictable drought strain water resources necessary for human use and ecosystem health. Serious drought has been present at least once every decade of the 20th century (Riggio et al, 1987). The instrumental record…