Tag: environmentalists

The Green Buzz: Tuesday, November 5

Written by | November 5th, 2013

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For Election Day today, we’re voting for more photos of this elusive wild cat.

  1. Power plants are using this low-tech item to cut carbon emissions. (NY Times)
  2. The world’s least-known (and least photographed) wild cat captured on remote camera traps. (Mongabay)
  3. Coming to a city near you: dengue and yellow fever. (Grist)
  4. Why more environmentalists should fly. Do you agree? (The Guardian)
  5. Breaking space news: 1 in 5 Sun-like stars could host habitable planets. (The Telegraph)

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Jason Clay

Written by | June 20th, 2013

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“We are all farmers living on the edge of the planet’s resource base,” says World Wildlife Fund’s Jason Clay. Jason talks with our CEO Mark Tercek about producing more with less and transforming global sustainability practices.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Sir Richard Branson

Written by | May 28th, 2013

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Conservancy CEO Mark Tercek sits down with Sir Richard Branson to discuss climate change, the Caribbean and why business as usual must change.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Stewart Brand

Written by | April 24th, 2013

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From valuing nature to bringing back extinct species… read Mark Tercek’s wide-ranging interview with writer, environmentalist and futurist Stewart Brand now.

Take the Plunge, Environmentalists!

Written by | December 7th, 2010

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Environmentalists keep talking to and writing for each other, says Conservancy marine scientist Mark Spalding, like penguins afraid to jump off their ice-floe and communicate with others.

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, June 29

Written by | June 29th, 2010

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In today’s top 5 green news links: the combined efforts of dogs, honey bees and fig trees could save us.

  1. One outcome of the oil spill: the future will be full of Avatar Environmentalists. (Green Biz)
  2. This beats a celebrity sighting at LAX: German airports are using honey bees to monitor air quaility. (The New York Times)
  3. Need proof that canines are a superior species? Researchers have found that dogs are better at finding invasive plants than people. (Conservation Journal Watch)
  4. Plant a fig tree in Borneo and save an endangered species — could it be that easy? (Mongabay)
  5. And… Andy Revkin rounds up more carbon songs. (Dot Earth)
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