INSTITUTE OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY
Moving Science to Action
Launching global environmental solutions from urban Los Angeles
One of California’s iconic tree species offers lessons for conservation
The valley oak is poorly adapted to rising temperatures, UCLA-led study finds
Arctic Ocean could be ice-free for part of the year as soon as 2044
UCLA study narrows the predicted timeframe for one worrying result of climate change
Activist Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim wins Pritzker Award for young environmental innovators
Native of Chad receives $100,000 for work uniting cultures around a shrinking water resource that serves four African nations
2020 California Climate Expedition
Join UCLA professor and Center for Climate Science Director on a weeklong exploration of wildfire — its ecological purpose, our human relationship with it, and how fire is changing as the climate warms. Meet with experts and community leaders on the frontlines of fire management as you ride through beautiful Southern California landscapes on a scenic route from San Diego to Los Angeles.
Meet & Greet with Ph.D. Candidate Brandon Hunter, Duke University
The Environmental Justice Working Group at CDLS invites you to join us in welcoming our guest speaker Brandon Hunter to UCLA for his talk on environmental justice and sanitation solutions on January 17, 2020 at 12:30pm in La Kretz Hall 3rd Floor Large Conference Room. Brandon is a Ph.D. Candidate at Duke University in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering working on the...
The program pairs teams of five to seven students with a faculty member or other environmental expert. Then it connects them with clients ranging from the Natural Resources Defense Council to Taylor Guitars.
The Green Bundle: Pairing the Market with the Planet
Green Bundle The market for green products has expanded rapidly over the last decade, but most consumers need something more than eco-benefits to motivate their purchases. The Green Bundle, a new book by Magali Delmas, offers strategies to reach a vast, largely untapped consumer market. Green Bundle Book Site The market for green products has...
Bird Genoscape Project
The Center for Tropical Research recently launched the Bird Genoscape Project, an effort to map the population-specific migratory routes of 100 species of migratory songbirds by harnessing the power of genomics.
Environmental Storytelling Collaboration with KCET
LENS has partnered with KCET, the nation's largest independent public media company to produce engaging, research-driven environmental stories.