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Josh Marlin, sophomore, Alex Gustafson, senior and Abbie Romano, sophomore pick up trash out of Lake LaVerne as part of the campus clean up event organized by the Green Umbrella. The Green Umbrella is a sustainability student organization.

Keeping Campus Green

April 21, 2015
A monarch butterfly is displayed during its larval stage. Iowa State University is participating in a monarch conservation effort alongside the U.S. Agricultural Research Service.

Helping the Monarch

March 12, 2015
The purple foliage is from the Autumn Purple Ash tree. The ash trees on campus are being removed as a precaution against the Emerald Ash Borer. The borer lays its eggs in ash trees, and the ash trees are eaten by the larvae after they hatch.

Ash borer quick facts

November 13, 2014
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