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Dr. Andrea Reid is an Indigenous fisheries scientist who employs community-based approaches and Indigenous research methodologies in her study of culturally significant fish and fisheries.
Centering Indigenous Fisheries in ‘4R’ Research, Teaching and Outreach

Centering Indigenous Fisheries in ‘4R’ Research, Teaching and Outreach

Dr. Andrea Reid is an Indigenous fisheries scientist who employs community-based approaches and Indigenous research methodologies in her study of culturally significant fish and fisheries.

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Dr. Len Necefer, a member of the Navajo Nation, is the founder and CEO of Colorado-based outdoor apparel company NativesOutdoors. After earning his PhD in Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University, he worked for the US Department of Ener
The Legacies of Uranium on the Navajo Nation Told Through the Lens of Adventure Storytelling

The Legacies of Uranium on the Navajo Nation Told Through the Lens of Adventure Storytelling

Dr. Len Necefer, a member of the Navajo Nation, is the founder and CEO of Colorado-based outdoor apparel company NativesOutdoors. After earning his PhD in Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University, he worked for the US Department of Ener...

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ENVS
Anna V. Smith is an award-winning journalist from the Pacific Northwest. She currently works for High Country News as the assistant editor for HCN’s Indigenous affairs desk. Her work has appeared in outlets such as the New York Times, Audubon, Undark, Sla
Environmental Stories Within Indigenous Affairs: A Reporter’s Perspective

Environmental Stories Within Indigenous Affairs: A Reporter’s Perspective

Anna V. Smith is an award-winning journalist from the Pacific Northwest. She currently works for High Country News as the assistant editor for HCN’s Indigenous affairs desk. Her work has appeared in outlets such as the New York Times, Audubon, Undark, Sla...

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Dr. Harrison is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Colorado Boulder. Her research focuses on environmental sociology, sociology of agriculture and food systems, environmental justice, and political theories of justice, with a regiona
From the Inside Out: The Fight for Environmental Justice within Government Agencies

From the Inside Out: The Fight for Environmental Justice within Government Agencies

Dr. Harrison is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Colorado Boulder. Her research focuses on environmental sociology, sociology of agriculture and food systems, environmental justice, and political theories of justice, with a regiona...

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Speakers Dr. Sarah Klain with Cole Stocker, Will Munger, and Darren Parry give a seminar titled Weaving Knowledge and Values for Climate Adapted Stewardship of the Boa Ogoi Cultural Site.
Weaving Knowledge and Values for Climate Adapted Stewardship of the Boa Ogoi Cultural Site

Weaving Knowledge and Values for Climate Adapted Stewardship of the Boa Ogoi Cultural Site

Speakers Dr. Sarah Klain with Cole Stocker, Will Munger, and Darren Parry give a seminar titled Weaving Knowledge and Values for Climate Adapted Stewardship of the Boa Ogoi Cultural Site.

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ENVS
Robin Kundis Craig, J.D., Ph.D., is currently a University Distinguished Professor and the James I. Farr Presidential Endowed Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Using Rights of Nature to Better Protect Water Resources in the United States

Using Rights of Nature to Better Protect Water Resources in the United States

Robin Kundis Craig, J.D., Ph.D., is currently a University Distinguished Professor and the James I. Farr Presidential Endowed Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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Biologist Sergio Avila has worked on local and regional conservation efforts along the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, as a wildlife researcher and catalyzer of bi-national conservation projects for more than 20 years.
Embracing Discomfort: Equity and Inclusion in the Outdoors

Embracing Discomfort: Equity and Inclusion in the Outdoors

Biologist Sergio Avila has worked on local and regional conservation efforts along the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, as a wildlife researcher and catalyzer of bi-national conservation projects for more than 20 years.

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Dr. Aby Sene-Harper is an assistant professor of Parks and Conservation Area at Clemson University. Her work advances socially and ecologically just approach to public lands and cultural resources management in the US and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Wilderness, Settler Colonialism and the Erasure of Black Culture

Wilderness, Settler Colonialism and the Erasure of Black Culture

Dr. Aby Sene-Harper is an assistant professor of Parks and Conservation Area at Clemson University. Her work advances socially and ecologically just approach to public lands and cultural resources management in the US and Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Utah State University is a land-grant university. Our presenters this week are the authors of an in-depth investigation of the history of “land-grab” universities that was published in High Country News in March 2020.
Land-Grab Universities

Land-Grab Universities

Utah State University is a land-grant university. Our presenters this week are the authors of an in-depth investigation of the history of “land-grab” universities that was published in High Country News in March 2020.

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Dr. Lauren Mullenbach is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management at NC State University. Lauren is a scholar of urban environmental justice, focused on parks, green spaces, climate change adaptati
Environmental Justice of Urban Natural and Built Environments

Environmental Justice of Urban Natural and Built Environments

Dr. Lauren Mullenbach is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management at NC State University. Lauren is a scholar of urban environmental justice, focused on parks, green spaces, climate change adaptati...