Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Sustaining Groundwater

Survey of groundwater professionals points to need for more effective data monitoring and regulation.

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Good News from China

Ambitious environmental policies that invest in natural capital are improving flood control, sand storm mitigation and other natural services.

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Yangshuo, China

Coral 'Bright Spots'

Amid bad news for coral reefs, some thrive against the odds and may hold the key to a radical new conservation approach.

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Ofu, American Samoa

New Woods Director

Chris Field named successor to current Perry L. McCarty Directors Jeffrey Koseff and Barton "Buzz" Thompson.

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Stanford, California

Canned Food and BPA

New research resolves debate on link between canned food and exposure to hormone-disrupting chemical known as Bisphenol A, or BPA. Read more.