The entire world faces unprecedented environmental challenges from population growth, habitat degradation, extinctions, climate change, pollution, and resource depletion. Join us in trying to win this fight.

In our teaching and our research, the Department of Environmental Science and Policy plays a unique role in bringing together the natural sciences and social sciences, the two essential components of sustainable solutions to these challenges.

Earth from Orbit
Dr. Mark N. Lubell talks about finding consensus on the environment
Graduate students walking along the eastern Sierra Nevada
New Master of Science Degree in EPM
Caterpillar picture
Marcel Holyoak, ESP Department Chair, co-author of a Nature journal