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Restoration Paradigms

New article by John Stanturf, Brian Palik, Mary Williams (me), Kas Dumroese, and Palle Madsen published in Journal of Sustainable Forestry – Forest Restoration Paradigms

Climate Change

ClimateWire

My Journal of Forestry paper and a colleague were cited in a recent article published by ClimateWire (via Scientific American). Check it out -

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/can-flamethrowers-help-trees-migrate/

Climate Change

Statistics for fisheries regulations

I wanted to post the question I wrote for the 2014 midterm in quantitative reasoning at MIT. The answers are italicized. It’s a good example of using quantitative reasoning for fisheries regulations planning. 375 more words

Coastal Resource Management

Negotiating natural resource management

Agricultural productivity has now significantly outpaced population growth. According to Olivier de Schutter, the UN special rapporteur on the right to food who presented the 6th… 387 more words

One Thousand Tires Removed From Elklick Preserve

Anyone who has ever taken a walk in the woods has seen them. Tires. They appear as circular black islands in shallow creeks and lurk beneath thorny undergrowth. 749 more words

Nigerien Agriculture - from my experience

(For the record – in English – someone from Niger is a Nigerien, someone from Nigeria is a Nigerian.) 

An acquaintance asked me to describe my experience with smallholder farmers in Africa, this is what I ended up writing for her. 592 more words

International Development

Ex-Black Panther Freed 4 Decades After Cop Killing

BALTIMORE (AP) – A former leader of the Black Panthers has been released from prison more than four decades after being convicted of killing a Baltimore police officer. 100 more words

National