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Topics: Policy

Explore policy at UC Davis

How can I influence a legislator’s vote? How can California better manage its natural resources? How can regulatory changes slow climate change? Policy at UC Davis includes everything from studying the effects of new regulations to informing policymakers of the latest research related to how Californians can better sustain their environment.

Campus ProgressSee full list…

  • Blueprint for a Green Future

    This 2006 report, from the Sustainability Advisory Committee, began a campus conversation about UC Davis sustainability issues.

  • Cool Facts

    Find out what makes UC Davis the #1 Cool School in the nation.

  • Cool School 2012-13

    UC Davis was designated the “#1 Cool School” by Sierra Magazine for 2012-13.

  • Governors' Global Climate Summit 3

    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger selected UC Davis to host his 2010 summit, Nov. 15-16, because of the university's long history of world-class environmental research.

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Our ResearchSee full list…

  • Center for Watershed Sciences

    The center is dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of critical issues in watershed science.

  • Climate Change

    UC Davis faculty respond to questions about the science supporting climate change policy in the areas of air quality, agriculture, water, ecology, ancient climate change, solutions, clean technology and forecasting.

  • Institute of Transportation Studies

    ITS is a research unit and graduate program contributing to public discourse on key transportation issues.

  • John Muir Institute of the Environment

    The institute supports innovation and discovery aimed at solving environmental problems.

Student InvolvementSee full list…