Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

NEWS & PRESS RELEASES: Becky Chaplin-Kramer

Fragmented forests in Myanmar

World Forest Carbon Stocks Overestimated »

December 18, 2015

Researchers with The Natural Capital Project show how fragmentation harms forests' ability to store carbon; more restoration is needed to reconnect forest patches.

By Stacey Solie, Stanford News Service

Aerial view of deforested section of Amazon forest

Agriculture and Deforestation: How to Reduce Impacts »

June 18, 2015

Researchers find that agricultural expansion along forest edges is much less damaging than within intact forest 

By Rob Jordan, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

A bee pollinating a cherry tree. Cherries are an important natural source of Vitamin A in Iran

New Research Links Malnutrition and Pollination »

September 17, 2014

Researchers with The Natural Capital Project discover micronutrient deficiencies are three times as likely to occur in areas of highest pollination dependence

By Liz Rauer, Natural Capital Project