Ecology is an old venture; it has developed ever since due to increased public concern on environmental issues. Mitigation of climate change impacts and management of natural resources requires ecological knowledge. Several colleges in the United States provide environmental studies, but finding the right ecological college is what matters most. Colorado College: it settles on […]
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Which U.S.-based colleges are the best choices for students looking to major in environmental studies?
According to Yale University’s Climate Initiative, this Ivy League school in New Haven, Connecticut produced greenhouse gas emissions of 285,000 metric tons in 2002, more than 30 developing nations. Most of those emissions come from power plants, purchased power and on-campus buildings. But things are looking up. Last year, Yale President Richard Levin announced the university’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 10 percent below its 1990 levels by 2020.
It’s no big surprise that the environmentally friendly Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington is buying renewably generated "green power," but the appearance on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) annual top 10 list of schools like the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois is more eye-opening.