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People&Planet is our monthly newsletter, sharing Stanford environmental research, people in the news, programs and events. Read recent stories below or browse past issues

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wind turbine and trees
February 28, 2019
Issue: March 2019
In the fight to slow climate change, nature is a powerful weapon. In fact, natural climate solutions, such as reducing deforestation and changing... Read More
February 25, 2019
Issue: March 2019
The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) and The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) have announced a partnering agreement worth up to $31... Read More
February 19, 2019
Issue: February 2019
On February 14, experts met in Washington, D.C. for a panel discussion on the recent evidence showing that carbon dioxide emissions are surging after... Read More
February 15, 2019
Issue: February 2019
Impacts from climate change are not always easy to see. But for many local businesses in coastal communities across the United States, the evidence... Read More
The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta
February 14, 2019 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: March 2019
Experts explain potential impacts of plan to downsize $17 billion water project.
fish in coral
February 12, 2019 | Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions
Issue: March 2019
First-of-its-kind study could inform coral reef management.
January 18, 2019 | World Economic Forum
Issue: February 2019
Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions Codirector Jim Leape on how to tackle illegal fishing.
oil palm plantings
January 16, 2019
Issue: February 2019
Nearly ubiquitous in products ranging from cookies to cosmetics, palm oil represents a bedeviling double-edged sword. Widespread cultivation of oil... Read More
grassland
January 15, 2019 | Stanford News Service
Issue: February 2019

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