Department of Geography and the Environment

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During these troubled times we all have to remain at our best and do our fair share. Sacrifices are required by everyone, but together we will come out stronger and better than before. Stay home. Stay safe. Stay productive.

All staff are working remotely, so please contact us via email if you have any questions or need assistance.

Onward and upward.
Bill Doolittle

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Thoralf Meyer


ecology of arid and semi-arid ecosystems, remote sensing, ecosystem management more

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Voice of America

Ancient Mayan Civilization Adapted to Climate Change

Tim and Sheryl Beach, Geography and the Environment

Mission, Core, and Values

UT Geography Society

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William Doolittle

Chair of Geography and the Environment

William Doolittle
Geography focuses on our interdependent world and our fragile habitat.
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