A hub for cannabis research
in California.

Our interdisciplinary scholars research the social and environmental dimensions of cannabis agriculture and production.

We engage with growers, local communities, and government agencies to bolster public dialogue, inform policies and programs, and support prosperous communities within a healthy environment.

Our research focuses on cannabis and . . .


Cannabis policy intersects all of our work.


We study cannabis culture, politics, and economy.

Land Use

Cannabis farms leave lasting imprints. We measure impacts.

The Environment

Regulation promises mitigation. We assess threats.