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.

Marissa Baskett
Marissa Baskett named Chancellor’s Fellow
 Photo: Paul Chinn, The Chronicle
Kate Bimrose (left) and Monika Krach examine a European green crab. They have flourished in Seadrift Lagoon.

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