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Jul 8, 2019
The National Audubon Society is getting involved in a lawsuit over the future of a national monument in the ocean off New England because of the area's importance to seabirds, especially colorfully beaked puffins. Fishing groups sued in federal court against creation of Northeast Canyons and...Read more >
Jul 8, 2019
Wood frogs lie frozen in suspended animation. Salamanders wait below the frost line for the signal to return where they were born. A trifecta of thawing ground, favorable temperature and rain cues them to emerge and migrate to vernal pools for nights of communal courtship and explosive breeding...Read more >
Jul 8, 2019
By providing a feminist history of the National School Lunch Program, Jennifer Gaddis recasts the humble school lunch as an important and often overlooked form of public care. Through vivid narration and moral heft, her new book, The Labor of Lunch, offers a stirring call to action and a blueprint for school lunch reforms capable of delivering a healthier, more equitable, caring, and sustainable future.Read more >

Upcoming Events

September 13, 2019 (All day)
NatureBridge, Marin Headlands, Sausalito, CA
The 2019 Switzer Fellows and returning alumni will convene on Friday, September 13 through Sunday,...Read more >
March 14, 2020 (All day)
Marriott at Metro Center, Washington, DC

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