Cooperative Institute for Research
in Environmental Science
University of Colorado
CIRES, 216 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0216
The Cooperative Institute for Research in
Environmental Sciences is a joint institute of the
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
and the University of Colorado at Boulder.
With six major divisions and five research centers on the CU-Boulder campus,
CIRES explores all aspects of the earth system and searches for ways to better understand
how natural and human-made disturbances impact our dynamic planet.
A focus on innovation and collaboration has made CIRES a world leader in interdisciplinary
research and teaching, with a commitment to communicate research in ways that help
inform decision-makers and the public about how to best ensure a sustainable future
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