• Leaving Only Footsteps? Think Again
    Leadership Story

    Leaving Only Footsteps? Think Again

    You'd be surprised by the ripples left by a day-hiker's ramble through the woods, 2006 Fellow Sarah Reed and others have found.

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  • It takes more than numbers to set smart climate goals
    Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    It takes more than numbers to set smart climate goals

    1992 Fellow Tim Greiner of Pure Strategies doesn't see business goals that are bold enough.

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  • Op-Ed Writing: It's OK to Argue for Something
    On Communications

    Op-Ed Writing: It's OK to Argue for Something

    Expressing perspectives, opinions or even recommendations about the implications of your science can be a bit uncomfortable, even scary.

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5 Things We've Learned About Addressing Amphibian Road Mortality

In 2014, Fellows Brett Amy Thelen and Brad Timm received a Network Innovation Grant to support a small project aimed at piloting field techniques for assessing the effectiveness of amphibian road crossing brigades, and at convening potential collaborators for a larger regional research initiative focused on reducing amphibian road mortality in the northeastern United States. Here is some of what they've learned from this project.

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Feb 27, 2015
Polar bears are among the most familiar faces of climate change. The iconic bears, which live and hunt on dwindling Arctic sea ice, became an officially threatened species in 2008 and continue to...Read more >
Feb 26, 2015
Since the beginning of 2015, more than 50 organizations and individuals have declared their support of efforts by The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) to launch the ISSP...Read more >
Feb 25, 2015
When you think about East Africa, probably the first images that emerge are of large terrestrial animals like elephants and lions. Many people don’t know that East Africa has vibrant marine...Read more >
Feb 25, 2015
On Wednesday, the European Union will unveil its post-2020 climate-change strategy, kicking off a 40-day period during which most industrialized nations are expected to upload their strategies to the...Read more >

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