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Field equipment

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Need to borrow equipment?

Our school maintains camping, safety, and vehicle equipment that Stanford students and faculty may borrow to conduct research or study trips in the field.  

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Safety equipment

Contact Tom Koos for the equipment above.

Camping equipment

  • Tents
  • Lanterns
  • Camp stoves
  • Coolers
  • Cooking equipment
  • Field tables
  • Chairs
  • Shovels
  • Equipment  must be returned in clean , good condition. Lost or damaged items must be reported immediately to Tom.
  • Stanford Outdoor Ed Rentals

Contact Tom Koos for the equipment above.

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Questions about field equipment?

Tom Koos

Contact Tom Koos, our Associate Director of Facilities and Planning for health, safety and field resources at or (650) 736-1002. Tom handles field equipment, vehicles, and safety. For course and program information, contact Ryan Petterson at or check out Field Learning.

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