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Environmental Science Department

Located on the edge of the Berkshire Mountains, Westfield State offers
uncommon opportunity to learn environmental science through hands-on field work. The university owns property with wetlands, a beaver pond, fields, a wilderness area and islands on the Westfield River.

What's special about Environmental Science @ Westfield State?

Most students also participate in internships to gain work experience. Our location offers great access to the outdoors for hiking, whitewater canoeing and kayaking, rock climbing, skiing, mountain and road biking, fishing and other activities.

More information about our undergraduate degree program

Department Spotlight

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“If we all work together, we can make a positive impact”

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What We Do!

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The details of our curriculum.

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What's been happening!

Research Projects

Research is at the heart of what we do!

The ENVS Slideshows

Environmental Science in-action!


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