DeVlieg cabin at Taylor Wilderness Research Station

Friends of Taylor Endowment

With your help, Taylor Wilderness Research Station will be among the premier research and monitoring stations offering continuing education and field experiences, while attracting and supporting scientists from around the world. If you would like to assist in continuing this legacy, or have experienced Taylor Wilderness Research Station yourself and would like to give back, please make a contribution to the Endowment.

Your contribution (whether large or small) is welcome. Donations to this endowment will be administered by the station Advisory Board and will go directly to these programs. All contributions are tax-deductible.

How your contribution makes a difference

Student working with a mentor

Undergraduate Internships

Students work with mentors to gain hands-on learning experiences in ecology of the wilderness, preparing them for future careers in natural resources.
Student conducting research

Undergraduate Research Scholars

Students design research project proposals, develop and test hypothese and write their first scientific report.
Student researcher


Interest in ecological studies from the field station is expanding. Programs include graduate student research and collaborative interdisiplinary research.
Researcher with students

Visiting Professional Program

The Visiting Professional Travel Grant Program provides a diversity of field-oriented experiences for students to work with natural resources professionals at the field station.
Stream research

Long-Term Monitoring Research

Ecosystem monitoring of key ecological indicators and biological diversity is essential to provide insights on ecosystem stats and the effects of environmental change.