Plants are talking, but who is listening? UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences professor Sharon Doty and her team are paying attention.
In a recent story for the Washington Trails Association‘s Washington Trails fall 2019 issue, Doty talked about how trees and plants communicate.
As record fires raged in South America’s Amazon, University of Washington’s School of Environmental and Forest Sciences research associate professor Ernesto Alvarado spoke to KING5 News about his time studying the region and what can still be done to save the land.Read more
When it comes to wildfires, Washingtonians often think about the dry, eastern part of the state. While rare, wildfires do happen west of the Cascades, and School of Environmental and Forest Sciences assistant professor Brian J.Read more
The UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences (SEFS) and its Precision Forestry Cooperative (PFC) are thrilled to welcome students from Nanjing University’s School of Geography and Ocean Sciences for a 10-day tour of the Pacific Northwest!Read more
For prairies in Washington, the future is bleak. Over the past few hundred years, the state lost nearly all of its prairies, and University of Washington‘s School of Environmental and Forest Sciences (SEFS) scientists are conducting a study that aims to save them.Read more
Have you seen these usual suspects around the University of Washington’s Seattle campus? Coyotes, raccoons, owls and ducks are just a few of the campus critters UW Facilities have noted recently.Read more
Almost one in five adults in the U.S. lives with a mental illness. That statistic is similar worldwide, with an estimated 450 million people currently dealing with a mental or neurological disorder.Read more
Summer is in full swing, but it’s never too early to think about the fall academic quarter. At the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, we have a wide variety of studies and classes for students across disciplines and schools to take.Read more
A School of Environmental and Forest Sciences associate professor is one of six University of Washington professors to receive a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, according to an announcement July 2 from the White House.Read more