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The UNC Institute for the Environment is the multidisciplinary program leading UNC-Chapel Hill’s world-renowned environmental community in educating practitioners, researching and solving global challenges, and informing the public about critical issues. It focuses on several key areas: balancing energy production and environmental quality, protecting human health, protecting and restoring watershed systems and ecological habitats, supporting environmental policy makers, and developing sustainable community design principles and practices.

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