19 Jun 2009, 6:34pm
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About W.I.S.E.

The Western Institute for Study of the Environment is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and a collaboration of environmental scientists, resource professionals and practitioners, and the interested public.

Our mission is to further advancements in knowledge and environmental stewardship across a spectrum of related environmental disciplines and professions. We are ready, willing, and able to teach good stewardship and caring for the land.

W.I.S.E. provides a free, on-line set of post-graduate courses in environmental studies, currently fifty Topics in eight Colloquia, each containing book and article reviews, original papers, and essays. In addition, we present three Commentary sub-sites, a news clipping sub-site, and a fire tracking sub-site. Reviews and original articles are archived in our Library.


History of Western Landscapes

Forest and Fire Sciences

Restoration Forestry

Wildlife Sciences

Environmental Monitoring and Mathematical Ecology

Paleobotany and Paleoclimatology

Rural Culture

Innovative Tree Farming

Commentary and News:

SOS Forests

Wildlife and People

News From the Salmon Front

Forest, Wildlife, and Climate News

Fire Tracking Site



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