White-bellied pangolins have second-most chromosomes among mammals
Climate change, habitat loss threaten East African bird populations
Rainforest conservation meets cacao production
A wild place to learn: Sage Hill at UCLA
Opinion: One simple rule could save the birds that migrate over L.A.
How does your garden grow?
Q&A: Monica L. Smith on how humans have adapted to natural forces throughout history
A Bruin in the Forecast
Marilyn Raphael brings us the cold facts about Antarctica and climate change
Vegan, Mediterranean and ‘climatarian’ diets have lower carbon footprints than standard U.S. diet
New professor Alesia Montgomery examines environmental justice in urban redevelopment
Increased atmospheric dust is masking greenhouse gases’ warming effect
Spurred by parents’ close call with wildfire, UCLA alum uses AI to predict climate risk
Air for disadvantaged L.A. residents is more polluted, more toxic
Dysmus Kisilu wins UCLA’s Pritzker Award for environmental innovators
The owners of empty spaces by Resson Kantai Duff
Birds getting smaller, ‘wingier’ as planet warms, UCLA-led research finds
Take the Clean Air Pledge - California Clean Air Day
Paper: Kelp Forest Management Intervention
The growing global problem of light pollution and urgent need for public awareness & action
These pesticides may increase cancer risk in children
2020 Pritzker Award Winner Appointed to President Biden's National Infrastructure Advisory Council
As climate change worsens deadly heat waves, policymakers begin to act
2022 Pritzker finalists: Resson Kantai Duff, Solar Freeze, Tiana Williams-Claussen
What’s the deal with all the turtles in Los Angeles parks?
Heat waves aren’t going anywhere. Here’s how we can prepare.
Bird behavior influenced by human activity during COVID-19 lockdowns
Climate change makes catastrophic flood twice as likely
Book by Dr. Dana Ellis Hunnes — ‘Recipe for Survival: What You Can do to Live a Healthier and More Environmentally Friendly Life"
Meet the 2022 Pritzker Environmental Genius Award Candidates #16-19
Meet the 2022 Pritzker Environmental Genius Award Candidates #11-15
Meet the 2022 Pritzker Environmental Genius Award Candidates #6-10
Meet the 2022 Pritzker Environmental Genius Award Candidates #1-5
Announcing the candidates for the 2022 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award
World Rainforest Day Summit
LENS-Labrynth Podcast Episode 3: "How to See Coyotes"
🐬 Vaquitas: Scientists find last of the species can survive inbreeding - if illegal fishing stops
A “Hunger Catastrophe” in the Making
Lens-Labrynth Episode 2: "Unsustainable"
Cities look to trees to combat heat islands, but growth is slow
LENS-Labyrinth Episode 1: "The Lion and the Rat"
LENS.Cast Ep. 2 "Please Take Off Your Shoes"
Improve Nutritional Health and the Environment in One Bite!
LENS.Cast Ep. 1: "Heirlooms of Conquest: Trees + Justice in Los Angeles"
The Secret to Longevity? This Animal Provides a Hint
UCLA Zero Waste Policy Target: 90% Diversion from Landfill
Think Outside the Landfill! UCLA Sustainability
UCLA's “The Labyrinth Project” podcast explores complexities of the Los Angeles urban ecosystem
Megadrought in southwestern North America is region’s driest in at least 1,200 years
🎉 Congrats to IoES director Marilyn Raphael, elected president of elected president of the American Association of Geographers!
Using electric vehicles for ride-sharing in New Delhi can boost air quality for millions
Antarctic sea ice level could reach record low in 2022, UCLA climate scientist says
For the 1st time, the U.S. allocates big money for animal road crossings
More days of extreme heat & wildfire = more days of dangerous air pollution
Analysis: Safe drinking water may be out of reach for almost 400,000 Californians
Prof. Stephanie Pincetl on wildfire safety & land development for The Los Angeles Times
Prof. Stephanie Pincetl Los Angeles Times Op-Ed: In Ojai Valley, a glimpse of how to nurture land in a drier, post-hydrocarbon world
In 3 California regions, big cities lag smaller cities in ‘neighborhood biodiversity’
Study identifies how much artificial light is too much for two coastal species
RSVP: Support Environmental Justice at The Better Watts Initiative Art Exhibition!
Join us for the 2021 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award Ceremony!
Pritzker Genius Award Finalist Chook-Chook Hillman's Personal Narrative
Pritzker Genius Award Finalist Farwiza Farhan's Personal Narrative
Pritzker Genius Award Finalist David Diaz Personal Narrative
Q&A with Clara Pratte, 2020 Pritzker Award winner
Support UCLA IoES grad students
IoES 2021 Gala honoring Jaden Smith and Amariyanna Copeny - tix/more
IoES Gala Auction
UCLA Undergrads: Apply to be an IoES Environmental Communications Ambassador!
Announcing the 2021 Pritzker Finalists: David Diaz, Farwiza Farhan, Chook-Chook Hillman
Meet the Pritzker Environmental Genius Award candidates #14 – 18
Meet the 2021 Pritzker Environmental Genius Award candidates #10 – 13
Meet the 2021 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award Candidates #6–9
Meet the 2021 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award Candidates #1-5
Announcing candidates for the 2021 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award
Jaden Smith to Be Honored by UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
Queer geoscientists need more than visibility
Human wastewater is feeding harmful algae blooms off of Southern California’s coast
RSVP — Engineering in Action: Transportation Equity
Migratory songbirds’ travels disrupted by earlier springs
RSVP: Sustainability in the virtual workplace event 4/28 @ 3:30pm PT
RSVP to Impact Week 2021
Register for the The Nature Conservancy Virtual Earth Day Summit 4/21!
NASA and UCLA use International Space Station to learn how animals disperse seeds in Congo Basin
California Conservation Genomics Project
UCLA’s women leaders discuss their influence in the environmental science field
African agriculture driving declines in sensitive rainforest birds
Study reveals which outdoor lighting minimizes harm to insects
Simulations show how city building configurations affect pedestrians’ air quality
Genetic tool could improve monitoring of marine protected areas
Drought restrictions had side benefit: Lowering risk of mosquito-borne disease
Turtles ‘in horrible shape’ with grim future due to rising sea levels
Evidence mounts that eco-friendly wine tastes better
EVENT 1/29: Covering The Coast: Narrating DDT Pollution and other CA Coastal Stories
Feathers in Flight: The Bird Genoscape Project | National Geographic
Event 1/22/21: Abolitionist and Emancipatory Futures: Anti-Racist Struggles and Climate Justice
Warming and acidification form dual threat to corals
Could feeding your dog bugs save the planet? IoES' Gregory S. Okin weighs in.
Research: Sustainable Practices & Wine Eco-Labels
What they’re reading: 2020 Pritzker Genius Award book recommendations
Activism in pandemic times: Q&A with Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, 2019 Pritzker Award winner
2020 Pritzker Award Finalist Kathy Jetñil-Kijiner — “I envision simple things. Our islands, above water”
2020 Pritzker Award Finalist Clara Lee-Pratt — “A Vast Land, and a Vast Future”
EVENT: How to Predict and Manage California's Fire Risk in a Changing Climate
2020 Pritzker Finalist Leah Penniman: "Free the people! Free the land!"
Wildfires should be considered a top threat to survival of species
California needs policies to protect communities moving to renewable energy
Extreme rainfall projected to get more severe, frequent with warming
The Nature of Fear: Survival Lessons from the Wild
Event — Resiliency: Adapting Sustainability Under Pandemic Conditions
IoES' Monika Shankar Receives Switzer Fellowship
Op-Ed by Prof. Tom Smith: The Congo Basin in an Era of Climate Change
Video: Tackling Prey Naivety Team, Finalist for the 2020 Eureka Prize for Applied Environmental Research
The Southwest Is Facing an ‘Unprecedented’ Migratory Bird Die-Off
KCET and UCLA launch new season of Earth Focus with Link TV and Thompson Reuters
Environmental economist wins award for sustainable management research
2020 Pritzker finalists: Clara Lee-Pratte, Kathy Jetñil-Kijiner, Leah Penniman
Marilyn Raphael takes helm at UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
Risk of massive wildfires continue to grow in California
Tiny endangered shrimp may get big hand from environmental DNA testing
Meet the 2020 Pritzker Award Candidates #16-21
Meet the 2020 Pritzker Award Candidates #11-15
2020 senior practicum adapts to recent global conditions with strong research
#IoES Inspires — "Campfire" by Susan Holcomb + Scientific Input by Dr. Stephanie Pincetl
A warming California sets the stage for future floods
Meet the 2020 Pritzker Award Candidates #6-10
Meet the 2020 Pritzker Award Candidates #1-5
Announcing the Candidates for the 2020 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award
Study: How will California's most extreme rain and snow events change in a changing climate?
Discovery opens up new path in study of marine evolution and biodiversity
Why COVID-19 Demands Action on Climate Change — World War Zero Op -Ed by Professor Thomas Smith
Three honored with UCLA Academic Senate awards for diversity, equity & inclusion
Corporate Partners Program Green Papers 3/3: Accelerating the Urban Transition to 100% Renewable Energy
Corporate Partners Program Green Paper 2/3: Facilitating Reentry of Justice-Involved Individuals into the Green Workforce
Corporate Partners Program Green Paper 1/3: Is Solar the “Free Energy Lunch” of a Decarbonized World?
IoES Virtual 2020 Commencement 6/14 @ 1:30pm — Congrats, Graduates!
Tails of a Feather | National Geographic's "Explorer in the Field"
The criminal tragedy we are all party to
RSVP to the 2020 GreenShorts Film Competition
Deforestation surged following end of armed conflict in Colombia
Researchers create framework for evaluating environmental stopgap measures
Study shows how drought affects native amphibians, harbingers of what’s to come
Effort to limit dust pollution in Owens Valley is advancing, but still room to improve
Los Angeles Business Council's Sustainability Summit 3/27/20
Author Q&A: "After Geoengineering" by Holly Buck
Ocean Acidification + Vulnerable Shelled Species
Trump rolls back Obama-era water protections. How will that affect California?
Protecting the Monarch: Small steps can make big impact to save majestic butterfly
Many pregnancies are shorter as climate change causes more 90-degree days
One of California’s iconic tree species offers lessons for conservation
Argentina Invasive Willows Senior Practicum: Spark campaign
Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim: Indigenous peoples on the front line of the climate crisis
Varshini Prakash: No Longer Small
May Boeve: The worldwide movement for climate justice is having a moment. And just in time.
Researcher Kyle Cavanaugh
Student Wellness Commission
Researcher James McWilliams
Energy Storage Solutions (Event)
2019 Pritzker finalists: May Boeve, Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, Varshini Prakash
L.A. County taps UCLA to help create first-ever sustainability plan
Meet Pritzker candidates 16-20
UCLA’s Energy Atlas expands to provide consumption data for most of Southern California
Meet Pritzker candidates 11-15
Meet Pritzker candidates 6-10
Meet Pritzker candidates 1-5
Announcing the 2019 Pritzker Genius Award candidates
Meet optimistic environmentalist and graduating senior Riley Griesenbeck
Will ocean seafood farming sink or swim? UCLA study evaluates its potential