GLORIA climate survey at the WMRS

Library of ecosystems

Check out the new brochure showcasing UCLA’s two natural reserves.

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Preserving Cameroon’s treasures

The Los Angeles Times published an op-ed by Center for Tropical Research Director Tom Smith about the country’s conservation challenges and actions needed to protect the region’s natural resources.

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Growing threats to biodiversity ‘arks’

Center for Tropical Research Director Tom Smith participated in a study currently appearing in the journal Nature on averting biodiversity collapse in protected tropical areas.

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Event highlights International Research and Training Center, Central Africa

The mission of this new International Research and Training Center (IRTC) is to facilitate interdisciplinary environmental, health, and social science research focused on Central Africa with outcomes that promote sustainable development and respond to the challenges of climate change.

Paul R. Ehrlich: Saving Earth

The 2nd Annual UCLA La Kretz Center Public Lecture and Reception on May 15, 2011 will feature Paul R. Ehrlich, Stanford University Bing Professor of Population Studies.

Morton LaKretz

UCLA establishes La Kretz Center for California Conservation Science

Created through a gift from UCLA alumnus and philanthropist Morton La Kretz, the Center aims to preserve California’s biodiversity and ecosystems through research, education and public outreach in a groundbreaking partnership with state and federal agencies.