Founded as a nonprofit organization in 2001, Ecology Project International creates positive long-term environmental impacts through its science education programs, conservation initiatives, and engagement with local communities and partners.
EPI's mission is to inspire and empower the world's youth through immersive experiences with nature and science. We envision environmentally literate communities creating a vibrant, sustainable future.
EPI's is structured for sustainability. Drawing on tuition dollars from our Travel Programs, the generosity of donors, and the efforts of scientists, we run programs that address environmental issues today, while developing environmental leaders for tomorrow.
to understand natural systems and environmental issues.
needed to analyze data, design research questions, and articulate positions.
necessary to connect with nature and recognize one's agency in protecting it.