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Aug 10, 2018
We are seeking advice, input, and potential collaborators from the Switzer Network on a proposal to convene a working group focused on the conservation of Wilson’s and red-necked phalaropes at inland saline lakes. In the early 1990’s Switzer funding to one of us (Rubega) contributed to the historic...Read more >
May 29, 2018
A few days after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, a single mother of two escaped the disaster that left Puerto Rico in chaos and without electricity. Through her informal social networks, and with only a three-hour notice, she and her family boarded a humanitarian plane with a western physician...Read more >
May 29, 2018
Really? A climate refugee? Amazing how that became a reality for my family last October after the passing of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. The destruction it caused forced us to suddenly uproot our lives. Compared to others, we were very fortunate. Neither we nor anyone in our extended family...Read more >

Upcoming Events

September 14, 2018 - 1:30pm
Warren Inn and Conference Center, Ashland, MA
REGISTER HERE FOR THE NEW ENGLAND FALL FELLOWS RETREAT. Friday, September 14, 2018 1:30 pm: 2018...Read more >
September 28, 2018 - 1:30pm
NatureBridge at Golden Gate, Sausalito, CA
REGISTER HERE FOR THE CALIFORNIA FALL FELLOWS RETREAT . Friday, September 28, 2018 1:30 pm: 2018...Read more >
October 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
WebEx Meeting Center
Erika Zavaleta is a Professor at UC Santa Cruz in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department...Read more >

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