Sustainability

A delicate balance

The search for sustainable tourism and resource preservation in the American West.


The future of Great Salt Lake

Scientists, lawmakers and lake advocates discuss data-driven solutions to the lake’s critical problems.


Dig in

Planting for our climate doesn’t mean we have to make our yards a depressing landscape of rocks.


Take the Clear the Air Challenge

Join Team U and ‘clear the air’ this July

Track the single-occupant vehicle trips you save when you work remotely, utilize active transportation, public transit and car pooling.


U hosts first in-person Pac-12 Sustainability Conference since 2019

The Pac-12 Team Green is working to unite university sustainability and athletics departments to integrate sustainability into college athletics and across college campuses.


Campus continues to be water wise in 2022

Assuming the trends continue, at the close of this fiscal year, the U will have measured its lowest water consumption in 10 years.


Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.


Pac-12 Sustainability Conference coming to Rice-Eccles Stadium

Taylor Randall and Mark Harlan will speak at the sixth annual event at June 15-16.


A place for pollinators on campus

The revamped habitat allows bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and others to find food and shelter while transferring pollen.


Campus landscape water conservation efforts

The University of Utah is taking significant strides to reduce its water use.