• Take Away Thoughts from the National Adaptation Forum
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    Take Away Thoughts from the National Adaptation Forum

    Fellow Brenda Zollitsch reflects on the climate change adaptation opportunities in wetlands.

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    Decentralized Renewable Energy: A Wish List for Multi-Actors

    Fellow Dipti Vaghela gives her wish list for organizations working worldwide on this important issue.

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    Assembling (Science) Networks Online

    You don’t need to have thousands or even hundreds of connections for social media to pay off for you.

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Brad Keitt (1997) has already been working to prevent extinctions caused by non-native species introduced to islands for decades. His non-profit, Island Conservation, prevents extinctions of native species by removing invasive species from islands. But the challenge of climate change has Keitt rethinking how his organization plans its projects and communicates about them.

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May 26, 2015
The Ecological Society of America (ESA) is pleased to announce its 2015 fellows. The Society’s fellows program recognizes the many ways in which our members contribute to ecological research...Read more >
May 26, 2015
It was from routine community outreach trips to local nail salons in Oakland that Ms. Liou and her colleagues from Asian Health Services, as well as Thu Quach, a research scientist, became alarmed:...Read more >
May 25, 2015
Kendra Klein, senior program associate for Physicians for Social Responsibility, said her group has been “excited and very hopeful” that the USDA start addressing diet’s influence...Read more >
May 25, 2015
“Many of the leading figures of social entrepreneurship have been affiliated with Yale,” Klein said. “It’s a more recent tradition … but it’s a tradition we are...Read more >

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