Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Biology in the Bush

Student expedition provides new perspectives on ethical ecotourism, research collaborations in developing countries and more.

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Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana

Benign Ban

Does a fishing ban have to hurt fishing communities? Regional findings provide insight for ocean management elsewhere.

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Adriatic Sea

Over the Borderline?

Stanford biologists discuss how proposed border wall would take a toll on the region's unique natural ecosystems. 

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Near the San Pedro River in southeastern Arizona

2018 Research Awards

New Woods research awards will fund 10 projects tackling wildfire, health and environmental risks through the EVP and REIP grants.

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Stanford, CA

Net-Zero Emissions

Stanford experts comment on a new review of paths and technologies that could get the world to net-zero carbon emissions energy systems.

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Stanford, CA

California vs. Trump ‘will be a giant case’ over air rules...

Stanford legal expert Deborah Sivas discusses untested waters of federal challenge to California's ability to set its own emissions rules.