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All News: Michael Wara

March 23, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
It wipes out entire communities in a matter of moments, weakens our lungs and even taints our drinking water, yet federal strategy to combat... Read More
January 12, 2021 | Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
Stanford experts discuss the causes and impacts of wildfire activity and its rapid acceleration in the American West.
October 29, 2020 | California Council on Science & Technology
A new report from the California Council on Science & Technology (CCST), assesses the current state of knowledge around losses related to... Read More
October 7, 2020 | Stanford Institute for Economic Policy
Stanford experts review recent trends in wildfire activity, quantify how the smoke from these wildfires is affecting air quality and health across... Read More
September 24, 2020 | Stanford News
Seventeen seed grants have been awarded to faculty pursuing a broad scope of sustainability research as part of the efforts of a Long-Range Vision... Read More
July 31, 2020 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
In the midst of a global pandemic, California is entering into wildfire season with reduced resources and higher risks, explained Michael Wara,... Read More
December 20, 2019
Wildfires are a major threat to electric grid reliability in the Western U.S. Few people know the details better than Stanford Research Scholar... Read More
September 26, 2019
America’s signature legislation for saving species faces a major overhaul. Conservation and legal experts examine likely impacts of the new rules and... Read More
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June 21, 2019
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency replaced the Obama-era Clean Power Plan this week with one that focuses on efficiency improvements at... Read More