• The Switzer Foundation: 30 Years of Environmental Leadership!
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    The Switzer Foundation: 30 Years of Environmental Leadership!

    In the last few months, we have hosted a whirlwind of events celebrating the Foundation’s 30th anniversary. 

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  • Switzer Fellows Take Their Messages to DC
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    Switzer Fellows Take Their Messages to DC

    As part of a COMPASS training, 24 Fellows held approximately 40 meetings with 30 different offices all over DC.

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  • The key to halting climate change: admit we can't save everything
    Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    We can't save everything

    Fellow Ayana Johnson argues in The Guardian that triage is our best hope of managing natural resources in era of climate change.

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New Fellows and grants coming in June! Learn more about current Fellows and grants

Leadership Story

Weaving together climate science, policy and people

A Leadership Grant allowed Fellow Amber Pairis to create the Climate Science Alliance in San Diego over the past year. It now serves as an umbrella for bringing people together to leverage programs, projects, resources, and expertise to do something bigger than they could each do alone.

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Fellows in the News

Feb 24, 2016
Manta rays, which are among the bigger and more charismatic animals in the ocean, have captured humans' imagination for generations. And yet scientists still have many unanswered questions about...Read more >
Feb 23, 2016
With an interesting research and career portfolio that blends social movements and climate change, David Ciplet joined the Environmental Studies Department at the University of Colorado Boulder...Read more >
Feb 22, 2016
Protecting wildlife habitat often requires controlling invasive plants, and those conducting invasive plant removal need to be sure their approach is safe for wildlife. This manual of Best Management...Read more >
Feb 22, 2016
The Climate Science Alliance under Fellow Amber Pairis has won a competitive NOAA Coastal Resilience grant with its partners.Read more >

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