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Solutions for a changing environment

At Michigan State University, we’re ensuring people and the planet are more resilient in a changing environment by doing what we do best: partnering with communities to create practical climate change solutions that improve quality of life.

MSU researchers turn the tide for safer, healthier water

Water is our world’s life source. MSU researchers are protecting shorelines from coastal erosion and reducing runoff to improve water quality for future generations while serving as a model for the nation.

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Our Impact


All MSU colleges conduct climate research


Researchers focused on climate solutions

Top 3%

Globally for sustainability ranking

Climate research for a better future

Helping agriculture adapt to a changing planet

Renowned plant researchers are collaborating on solutions to grow more abundant, nutritious and resilient plants that will feed a growing population in a changing environment.

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