USSEE Webinar December 2018
You can watch the webinar at the USSEE website by clicking here.
Click here to find references from the webinar presentation.
The Straight Dope on Allan Savory
Often, when I tell people that I study rangeland degradation and restoration, they’ll say, “Oh! I saw this great TED talk…” And I sigh. They are usually referring to Allan Savory’s 2013 talk, entitled “How to green the world’s deserts and reverse climate change.”
If that sounds too good to be true, you’ve got good instincts. It isn’t true. Here’s a link to an article by some of our most eminent rangeland ecology scholars explaining why.
|Hey, I’m in the “MEMBER SPOTLIGHT” in the March 2015 Newsletter of the Southern Chapter of the Society for Range Management!! 🙂 PDF newsletter|
A few of my favorite things…
|An international coalition of researchers and practitioners who seek to understand and promote the resilience of social-ecological systems. Publishers of the scholarly journal, Ecology and Society.|
|The Southern Poverty Law Center: An organization that embodies the phrase “do the right thing!”|
|A grass-roots endeavor to change disadvantaged Kenyan children’s lives through education, opportunity, and even art. Co-founded by Beth Blue Swadener, a truly inspirational woman and friend.|
|This on-the-ground NGO has done incredible work tackling the technical and social dimensions of promoting rangeland restoration and sustainability, thanks to the incredible dedication and wisdom of Murray Roberts and Elizabeth Meyerhoff-Roberts|