Future leaders will need a diverse and interdisciplinary skill set to solve the major environmental challenges we face. This means not only grasping the scientific and physical knowledge necessary to find novel solutions, but also understanding the policy landscape as it relates to environmental issues. The Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment’s Rising Environmental Leaders Program ...
Despite having proven effective at reducing wildfire risks, prescribed burns have been stymied by perceived and real risks, regulations and resource shortages. A new analysis highlights ways of overcoming those barriers, offering solutions for wildfire-ravaged landscapes.
Some programs work better than others when it comes to involving citizens in preserving the environment. After reviewing those that worked, Stanford researchers propose a blueprint for how others can educate people to maximize their impact.
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