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April 15, 2019
“As the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment turns 15, it is exciting to reflect on how far Stanford has come as a leader on environmental... Read More
ernest moniz
April 12, 2019 | Precourt Institute for Energy
California will need to change all sectors of its economy extensively to reach its ambitious climate goals, but the right portfolio of technologies... Read More
Jonathan Pershing (right) and Woods Director Chris Field
April 11, 2019
Jonathan Pershing is the Program Director of Environment at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and former Special Envoy for Climate Change at... Read More
April 10, 2019
The key to solving a mystery is finding the right clues. Wildlife detectives aiming to protect endangered species have long been hobbled by the near... Read More
April 10, 2019
In California, the amount of water exiting aquifers under the state’s most productive farming region far surpasses the amount of water trickling back... Read More
heat map
April 8, 2019
How to locate potentially polluting animal farms has long been a problem for environmental regulators. Now, Stanford scholars show how a map-reading... Read More
From left, Tadashi Fukami, Erin Mordecai and Rosamond Naylor.
April 5, 2019
The Ecological Society of America (ESA) announced their 2019 fellows on April 4. ROSAMOND  NAYLOR, the William Wrigley Professor, and TADASHI FUKAMI... Read More
April 4, 2019 | Stanford News Service
Woods environmental research grants featured
hikers in nature
April 2, 2019
In March, President Donald Trump signed into law the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management and Recreation Act, a sweeping public lands... Read More