Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services

Title 
Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services
Institution 
University of Arkansas
Institution Type 
research, flagship
City 
Fayetteville
State 
Arkansas
Field 
All STEM fields
Start Date 
May 18, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 17, 2014
Description 
The University of Arkansas is conducting a 10-week Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) during the summer of 2014 in research dealing with ecosystem services and agricultural sustainability. This REU focuses on field- and lab-based research in areas ranging from water quality and urban spring ecology to animal agriculture sustainability. Projects are supervised by university professors and vary from year-to-year based on the most current work being conducted.
Qualifications 
Undergraduate who has completed 3 semesters of course work
Contact 
General Program Email
URL 
http://ecoreu.uark.edu
Email 
ecoreu@uark.edu
Number of Participants 
20
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes