March 1, 2023
W.I.S.E.* is currently closed to the public. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The Board of Directors of W.I.S.E. wish to publically acknowledge their endorsement of the "Petition to De-Federalize Oregon Lands". We are passionate about this extremely important and worthy cause and hope that you will join us in our support. Please visit Give Us Our Land Back (giveusourlandback.org) and add your name to the petition.
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.