Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Our Mission:

To produce breakthrough environmental solutions that protect and nurture our planet to meet the vital needs of people today and for generations to come.

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The Stanford Woods Institute


Maximizing Impact

Stanford's young environmental researchers gain tools and skills to collaborate with decision-makers from government, NGOs and businesses

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Washington, DC

Managing Fisheries

Stanford researchers present a more sustainable path for China's aquaculture industry.

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Funding Water

A relatively small per-usage fee on customer utility bills could be a powerful tool for funding water needs.

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Environmental Insurance

Finding innovative solutions to environmental challenges ranging from overfishing to contaminated swimming waters: read our latest newsletter.