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Sustainability for our communities and natural resources is the cornerstone of our extension and research work at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. While we have dozens of sustainability efforts at work, here's a sampling of the ways in which our faculty and staff help agriculture maintain the quality of our water, soil and other aspects of every day life.

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Strengthening communities 

Many communities and regions in Arkansas are affected by the changing global economy. Community, Professional and Economic Development unit can help strengthen communities in times of economic and social change.

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Forest regeneration 

Foresters  working to regenerate bottomland oak forests — to help restore healthy and productive red and white oak ecosystems to provide timber and improved habitat for deer, quail, ducks, turkeys and other species.

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Other sustainability projects