Notable News

Mending Brownfields: It Takes a Little Village

03.27.14 | In the News

Featured in the Spring 2014 edition of Sustainable Chicago Magazine, this article profiles the Little Village community on Chicago’s southwest side and their partnership with Delta Institute to revitalize the community’s vacant and underutilized land, or brownfields. Read the article.


Delta Institute Recognized with 2014 Innovation Award From American Carbon Registry

03.27.14 | Announcements
Delta Managing Director Bill Schleizer and Ecological Economist Ryan Anderson accepted the Innovation Award on March 26, 2014.

Last night Delta Institute received an Innovation Award from the American Carbon Registry to recognize the registration of Delta’s nitrogen fertilizer project on ACR, marking the first-ever environmental credit transaction aimed at reducing harmful N2O emissions in agriculture. The American Carbon Registry (ACR), a nonprofit enterprise of Winrock International, is a leading carbon offset program and recognizes carbon market innovation…More


Delta Institute to Lead Regional Forum on Critical Lake Michigan Environmental Issues

03.18.14 | Announcements
Lake Michigan is the second largest Great Lake by volume, and the only one located totally within the U.S. 
Credit: Liam Gumley, Space Science & Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Delta Institute CEO Jean Pogge announced today that Delta was awarded funding from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) through the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to implement the Lake Michigan Forum and Watershed Academy (LMFWA) in 2014. The Forum and Watershed Academy are critical links between government, academia, regional planners, industry, and public stakeholders throughout the Lake Michigan basin, enabling…More


Conservation Partnership Launches First Ever Credit Transaction to Reduce Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Agriculture

03.03.14 | In the News

Article from The Capital Press.


Delta Institute Focuses on the Environment and the Economy

03.01.14 | In the News

Article from Greater Lansing Business Monthly.