Institute News

A new study on polar bear metabolism, behavior, and foraging success sheds important light on their energy demands. The study, published in the journal Science, found that polar bears have metabolic rates greater than previously predicted and greater than other terrestrial mammals of similar...

Science Blog

2017 was an incredibly successful year in our quest to conserve rare plants and end extinction in San Diego County. I’m excited to share some of our highlights.

In 2017 we made a total of 33 seed collections from plant populations spread across San Diego County....

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