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100 Years of Stories

100 Years of Stories

Ranger Betty Reid Soskin sits in front of the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front NationalHistorical Park Visitor Education Center. NPS Photo, Luther BaileyAmelia Lowe, Chesapeake Conservation Corps Member at Chesapeake ConservancyTell the stories. And tell them again....

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A Tale of Two Trails

A Tale of Two Trails

Photo by Maksim Shutov on UnsplashAs cooler fall weather approaches a lot of people are expected to be eager for outdoor adventures. Travel to distant destinations may still be constrained by COVID-19 restrictions but there are plenty of opportunities for enjoying...

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Weaving a Stronger Web

Weaving a Stronger Web

Image: Photo by NASA on UnsplashUsing Networks of Networks in Conservation"Multiscalar networks - networks that cross levels or layers - are what turns innovation into widespread systemic transformation" 1While networking is a common term and is one of the most...

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Mapping a Greener Future for All

Mapping a Greener Future for All

Image: The lines that shape our cities (arcgis.com)Maps and storymaps shaping conservation married with social concerns"Maybe stories are just data with a soul." 1In our last Lightning Update, we covered some essential sources of data that many in the conservation,...

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Data Charts Our Course

Data Charts Our Course

People's Climate March NYC 2014. Photo: Susan MelkisethianThe intersection of geospatial information and issues of environmental justice is a rapidly expanding field, with an increased level of interest in recent years. A variety of tools exist at a local and national...

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Hot Hot Hot! Global Warming Red Alert

Hot Hot Hot! Global Warming Red Alert

Photo: Wiki CommonsOn August 9, 2021, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a new report describing the inevitable and devastating impacts of climate change. This report was not the first to warn of impending doom, but it certainly...

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