Nejstgaard contributes to APLU report

image003Skidaway Institute scientists Jens Nejstgaard was a leading scientist in an Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) initiative to produce “Science, Education, and Outreach Roadmap for Natural Resources.” The report details six “grand challenges” facing the United States in the areas of sustainability, water, climate change, agriculture, energy and education. The report recommends a series of research, education and outreach activities to meet these challenges over the next decade.

Jens Nejstgaard 3wNejstgaard was one of a team of 35 scientists who authored the roadmap after receiving significant feedback from 130 researchers at public and land-grant institutions across the country. The U.S. Department of Agriculture sponsored the report through a grant to Oregon State University, which then partnered with APLU.

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