Written by Jeff Opperman | January 29th, 2013
Get the skinny on mischievous monkeys, freshwater dolphins and travel in Southeast Asia from Conservancy scientist Jeff Opperman’s two children, who recently returned from a 1,500-mile journey down the Mekong River.
Written by Sarah Hauck | January 4th, 2013
Why does nature matter to our own Conservancy scientists? What has motivated them to do the work they do? We’re getting to the heart of why nature matters.
Written by Jeff Opperman | November 19th, 2012
Though NBC’s Revolution is a work of fiction, there are many — too many — people here in the real world that rely on firewood as a source of light and fuel.
Written by Jeff Opperman | November 11th, 2012
A healthy watershed is a prerequisite for clean water, and that’s one of the (admittedly few) things the characters in NBC’s Revolution have working in their favor.
Written by Jeff Opperman | November 5th, 2012
We’re working with our friends on NBC’s new drama Revolution to incorporate green elements — or “winks” — in every upcoming episode.
Written by Jeff Opperman | September 24th, 2012
Shocking, but true: freshwater ecologist Jeff Opperman hadn’t read Silent Spring, until now. So what’s his take on the book 50 years later?
Written by Nicole Levins | August 30th, 2012
Written by Jeff Opperman | March 21st, 2012
Can conservation make people feel better? Our freshwater scientist shares how one micro sewage treatment plant improves the lives of a small community in Brazil.
Written by Jeff Opperman | December 19th, 2011
Why is nature always last on the list of people’s priorities? A trip to a closing Borders bookstore gave Conservancy scientist Jeff Opperman some ideas.