About the Preserve
Stanford University’s Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve (JRBP) is in the eastern foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, about five miles southwest of the main campus. The preserve encompasses remarkable geologic, topographic, and biotic diversity within its 483 hectares (1,193 acres) and provides a natural laboratory for researchers from all over the world, educational experiences to students and docent-led visitors, and refuge to native plants and animals.
Featured News and Blogs
Week 10 of Shelter in Place saw International Biodiversity Day and International Bee Day come and go. Luckily, we still have lots of both at Jasper Ridge!
Here are this week's vignettes of JR