University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, Los Angeles
California State University, Northridge

This is Gump Station

Advancing the frontiers of biocomplexity research and sustainability science through operational, technological, and informational support for programs in the world's leading model ecosystem - the island of Moorea, French Polynesia.



To promote research, education, and public service in tropical biocomplexity and sustainable development...


The island of Moorea is part of the Society Islands, lying 17 km (11 mi) northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia...


On property donated to the University of California, the Gump Station is administered by UC Berkeley in collaboration with other UC campuses ...


Knowledge is vital for managing human interactions with natural systems to achieve prosperous and sustainable societies...

Latest research

Thanks to all the Gump Station donors

We are fortunate and extremely grateful to have the support of the following