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Using long-term data sets to trace the impacts of environmental policy

March 28 2012
By Michael SanClements Just before I became a staff scientist at NEON, I and colleagues from the University of Colorado , Environmental Protection Agency , and University of Maine took a new a look...
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Health diagnostics for the planet

April 02 2013
A couple of weeks ago, my wife took our daughter to the doctor. After he had heard the symptoms my daughter had been experiencing, the doctor performed a rapid strep test. Within a few minutes he had...
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NEON to Begin Construction on First Three Sites

February 13 2012
NEON will break ground on three sites starting early Summer 2012: Ordway-Swisher Biological Station in Florida, Harvard Forest in Massachussetts, and Central Plains Experimental Range in Colorado...
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NEON Data to be Used by New National Climate Service

March 10 2010
On February 8, the US Commerce Department announced its proposal for a new national climate service to be managed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA). NOAA’s historical climate...
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Full Airborne Observation Platform Embarks on Inaugural Journey

May 02 2012
NEON's Airborne Observation Platform (AOP) will depart on its inaugural test flights out of the Grand Junction Regional Airport starting this Sunday and continuing into next week. AOP will conduct...
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In LiDAR magazine this month: remote sensing multi-tasking

January 30 2014
The latest issue of LiDAR magazine features NEON's remote sensing data collection program. In the magazine, three of our remote sensing scientists from the Airborne Observation Platform team describe...
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NEON Scientist Honored by German Meteorological Society

October 08 2013
NEON scientist Dr. Stefan Metzger received the 2013 Young Scientist Award from the German Meteorological Society at the DACH conference of German, Austrian and Swiss meteorologists in Innsbruck,...
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NEON Signs MOU With CzechGlobe

September 27 2013
NEON has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CzechGlobe (Czech Climate Change Research Center) to achieve international goals of interoperability by linking research questions and...
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Tracking isotopes to illuminate Nature's grand recycling program

January 22 2013
By David Hoekman As I stand in the sun on the shore of a beautiful Icelandic lake, the wind dies down and the midges rise from their resting places in the lakeshore grasses and wildflowers. The fog...
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