Under the keynote of "human symbiosis with nature,"
YIES pursues research in the three areas of "nature," "people,"
and "region" for the purpose of having people live in harmony with nature.
Nature@Division of Natural Environmental Sciences

With a basic emphasis on determining the characteristics of Yamanashi's natural environment,
such as its animals, plants, and geology, this division elucidates the effects of environmental
changes on nature , and works to conserve the ecosystem.
Earth Science

Plant Ecology

Animal Ecology

People@Division of Environmental Health Sciences

This division offers an orientation for developing pleasantly livable regions while determining
the impacts of environmental change on human health and what conditions are necessary for
environmental livability.
Human Ecology


Region@Division of Regional Environmental Sciences

Develops environmental monitoring and simulation methods, and determines how regional
development should achieve symbiosis with nature.