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ENSC 2020 Online Graduation Ceremony

Join us on Sunday June 14th at 11 AM to celebrate the success of our students via Zoom.

Department of Environmental Sciences Plan to Action

The Department of Environmental Sciences joins in solidarity with our Black community of students, staff, and colleagues to strongly condemn racism. View our Plan to Action

Roux Associates is seeking to hire UCR students

Roux @RouxAssociates is seeking to hire UCR students majoring in environmental engineering, geology, chemical engineering, environmental science mechanical engineering, physics, biology, and chemistry. Read more and RSVP.

Agricultural area residents in danger of inhaling toxic aerosols

Excess selenium from fertilizers and other natural sources can create air pollution that could lead to lung cancer, asthma, and Type 2 diabetes, according to new UC Riverside research. The UCR research team conducted previous studies in the Salton Sea area, which contains selenium-rich wetlands and soils toxic to birds and fish. The researchers’ studies...