Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)

Woodwell Climate Research Center ‒ WHRC
Falmouth, MA, United States

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Woodwell Climate Research Center advances scientific discovery and solutions to address the world’s climate challenges. Originally founded as the Woods Hole Research Center in 1985, their research and education helps individuals, communities, and nations understand the realities of climate change, recognize the impact it is having everywhere on our planet, and embrace the urgent action needed to safeguard the future of life on Earth.

Contact details

Website:
https://woodwellclimate.org/

Address:
Gilman Ordway Campus 149 Woods Hole Road Falmouth, MA 02540, USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Amazon and Cerrado of South America, Congo Basin and East Africa, high latitudes of North America and Eurasia, United States
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1985
Age (years)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 39
United States average
 41
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: George Woodwell
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Dr. R. Max Holmes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Philip B. Duffy
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 120
United States average
 51
Global average
 66
2021
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 92
2019
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 60
% Female staff
2023
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 60%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2021
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 63%
2019
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 56%
% Female researchers
2021
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 74%
United States average
 21%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 119
United States average
 60
Global average
 65
Financials
2020
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 $3,175,608
United States average
 $40,348,871
Global average
 $214,856,754

Social

Likes (2023)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 5,882
United States average
 67,586
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 5,691
Likes (2021)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 5,548
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 9,150
United States average
 48,035
Global average
 19,697
Followers (2021)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 8,226
Followers (2019)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 7,140
Subscribers (2023)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 1,350
United States average
 19,521
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 0
Subscribers (2021)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 0
Followers (2021)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 5,692
United States average
 17,589
Global average
 14,064
Followers (2019)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 5,198
Followers (2023)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 6,081
United States average
 18,650
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 4,364
Followers (2019)
Woodwell Climate Research Center (formerly Woods Hole Research Center)
 2,220

Data notes

Last updated: 15/05/2023
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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