Green Jobs Training In Philadelphia | The Nature Conservancy
Oct 28, 2020 · For the past few years, The Nature Conservancy has worked with community-based organizations in Philadelphia and Wilmington to support two separate workforce development programs that combine environmental equity with jobs training. Sharing experiences, lessons, science and best practices both locally and globally is what sets TNC apart.
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Why We Need to See Women in Conservation Roles
Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 04, 2021 · Payne Wynne believes young women and girls need to see women in science positions so they will think, “I, too, can be a scientist.”. She wants her young daughter to know she can be anything she wants to be. “I pay attention to books and movies that …
Volunteer in New Hampshire | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) The chance to serve your community by maintaining a valuable resource, and pride in a job well done. Why we need you: With more than 60 miles of trails across the state, The Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire relies on the help of volunteers to ensure our trails are safe and user-friendly. Trail adopters perform necessary maintenance tasks and ...
NatureVest Team - The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) He also leads the effort to deploy sustainable financing mechanisms for the Global Protect Team’s portfolio. Prior to The Nature Conservancy, Daniel worked for 6 years in capital markets at Santander Bank, occupying different roles in trading, portfolio management and strategy. Daniel is a CFA Charterholder and holds an MBA from MIT Sloan ...
Internships - The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Internships at The Nature Conservancy can be paid or unpaid, but should be directly related to a current or recently accredited educational program. Individuals may also receive school credit from an education institution in addition to or in lieu of wages. These varied opportunities are aimed at high school, undergraduate and graduate students ...
The Nature Conservancy: A World Where People & Nature Thrive
Posted: (52 years ago) A Future Where People and Nature Thrive The actions we take this decade will define the planet's path over the next century. We are taking on the dual threats of accelerated climate change and unprecedented biodiversity loss; and maximizing resilience and benefits for our most precious ecosystems and vulnerable communities.
Careers | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Guided by science, TNC creates innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that people and nature can thrive together. Our organization envisions a positive future world where the aspirations of a growing human population are met – people are fed, healthy, employed, educated – and the diversity of all life ...
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado
Posted: (52 years ago) Contact Us. Phone: 303-444-2950. Email: [email protected] Follow. Make a Difference in Colorado. Colorado’s challenges require far-sighted solutions that combine science and creativity. By working together, we can chart Colorado’s future and inspire people to …
Your Career at The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Internships. If you are a young professional looking to experience the real business of a global and environmental organization, TNC can offer a variety of options; internships, fellowships, volunteering, and seasonal opportunities.These varied opportunities are open to high school, undergraduate, graduate students and beyond; and differ by career areas or work locations.
Working at The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) The Nature Conservancy is working to make a lasting difference around the world in more than 70 countries and territories, and we have a globally diverse workforce of over 3,500 committed and talented staff based or working in all 50 states in the United States and in offices around the world. We are committed to our diversity and inclusion ...
Volunteer and Attend Events with The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Science Monarchs in the Carson Valley Citizen scientists are discovering important insights about Nevada’s monarch butterflies with help from The Nature Conservancy’s restored River Fork Ranch. Feature A City of Stewards A unique partnership is connecting Chicagoans with nature they can walk to. ...
Women in Science and Conservation | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 10, 2020 · I got degrees in environmental science and water resource management to learn how to use science to make things better for people and nature. I’ve worked at TNC for 19 years. My favorite part of my job is seeing the results of big projects, like the Mill River restoration. In a 1920’s report, a state biologist declared restoration of the ...
Community Conservation in Wilmington | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 28, 2020 · Sharing experiences, lessons, science and best practices both locally and globally is what sets TNC apart. Read the companion article, More Than a Job: Creating a Better Future in Philadelphia, about a similar partnership in the City of Brotherly Love.
The Nature Conservancy in Ecuador
Posted: (52 years ago) The starting point to restore the planet’s health From the top of the Andes, to the depths of the Pacific, from Galapagos Islands to the Amazon, we aim to turn Ecuador into an incubator for global solutions that enable nature and people to thrive together.
Experiences of a Woman Scientist | The Nature Conservancy ...
Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 30, 2020 · Expectations of women have been changing for centuries, and the 20 th century was a blockbuster in that regard. During my childhood, and then throughout my education in the 1970s, 80s and 90s, the push-pull about women’s roles was acute. Burned into the memory of many people my age is the Enjoli perfume commercial that set the standard for ...
Wisconsin's Path Campaign | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) The science was clear, we needed to do more for nature. In 2017, we launched Wisconsin’s Path, a major fundraising effort to raise the resources needed to protect even more land and water across the state, as well as launch new initiatives to tackle climate change, provide food and water sustainably and address urban conservation challenges.
Diversity and Inclusion - The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) We believe conservation is best advanced when diverse teams, partners, and local communities are working together to better understand and protect our planet. In support of TNC’s values and mission, the Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (GDEI) team is dedicated to an inclusive workplace where our staff, volunteers, and external partners ...
Staff and Trustees | The Nature Conservancy in Virginia
Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 04, 2021 · "This is the dream job for me—leading a team with a remarkable record of applying solid science and evidence-based decision-making to conservation and making a significant and lasting impact on the commonwealth." Bill Kittrell Deputy State Director.
How We Work in Texas | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) The Gulf of Mexico is one of the hardest-working bodies of water in the world, powering our coastal economy, supporting more than 20 million jobs and providing habitat for over 15,000 species. Yet years of development, land fragmentation and disaster—from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to Hurricane Harvey—have jeopardized the resilience of ...
Invest in Nature | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 07, 2020 · A Better Way: Invest in Nature. Funding for core science and conservation activities in the federal government is critical to effectively safeguard the environment. However, federal science and conservation programs have seen a steady decline in funding, both as a percentage of overall spending and in real dollar value. There is a better way.
Making Indiana a Leader in Climate Change Action | TNC
Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 08, 2021 · The Nature Conservancy works collaboratively with lawmakers, business leaders, academia and advocates to advance nonpartisan, science-based solutions that protect our state’s natural treasures, create jobs and cost-savings to the state and help lessen the impacts of …
Austin Park Ranger Cadets | The Nature Conservancy in Texas
Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 20, 2020 · Urban Green Jobs: Building Skills and Pride along Atlanta's South River Urban Green Jobs is a workforce development initiative of HABESHA Inc. and The Nature Conservancy, employing and elevating Atlanta-area residents as environmental stewards around the South River.
Forest Restoration in Moloka'i | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 27, 2020 · The Nature Conservancy. Email: [email protected] Forests on the southern slopes of Moloka‘i are about to receive additional protections from threats like wildfires, erosion, and flooding thanks to a new award from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF). The foundation has awarded over $1.8 million to the Hawaii Department of Land and ...
Can We Grow Enough Trees to Reforest Minnesota? | TNC
Posted: (52 years ago) May 04, 2021 · Planting for Jobs, Climate Action and a Greener Future . The opportunity—and challenges—are too big for any one organization to take on. Our state’s reforestation potential calls for an all-hands-on-deck response. What we need now is a comprehensive plan for reforestation that catapults us past our current models of thinking and production.
New U.S. Actions Elevate Climate Crisis, Land and Water ...
Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 27, 2021 · That requires the kind of holistic, government-wide approach outlined in these orders, and it requires ambitious science-based policies to support essential changes. Creating a Civilian Climate Corps can advance climate goals too, launching a new generation of workers conserving and restoring nature, while creating jobs and improving the economy.
Restoring the Gulf of Mexico and Creating Jobs
Posted: (52 years ago) TNC is often seen as a facilitator between science and community, and the GulfCorps is no different than that – our team will create the framework for a program that is scientifically sound, achieves high conservation and restoration goals, and provides jobs to people from communities along the Gulf that need it the most.
Bipartisan Support for Infrastructure
Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 23, 2021 · We make jobs available today and in two years we support more jobs through the increase of rural broadband, for example. Economic development requires you to play the long game; investing today for even greater returns in the future.” ... Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so ...
Preserve Plum Island Coalition Releases Envision Report
Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 22, 2020 · “As we continue to develop a Research Corridor on Long Island and into Manhattan, it should commence with Plum Island, which is a significant ecological laboratory that could also become the home of new life sciences research jobs that could spur economic growth for our region.” - Kevin S. Law, President & CEO, Long Island Association
Women in Conservation | The Nature Conservancy in Oklahoma
Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 28, 2020 · Beginning a Career in Conservation and Science. Starting with my college adviser and through my first three jobs out of college, I had a series of amazing female role models. These women were sharp, dedicated and well-rounded. I never thought to feel less than as a woman in science or to ask about work/life balance as a mom.
Swiss RE: Insuring Natural Capital | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Swiss Re. Insuring Natural Capital to Protect Ecosystems and Communities. The Nature Conservancy has demonstrated that natural infrastructure such as coastal marshes, mangroves, and coral reefs play a vital, cost-effective role in protecting people and property. Healthy coral reefs, for example, can break-up as much as 97% of wave energy.
Saving 30 By 2030 | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 23, 2021 · Our science and experience have resulted in meaningful, lasting conservation successes, and 30x30 is a natural extension of that mission. Reaching 30x30 will take conserving, restoring and protecting lands, oceans and waters in a scientifically sound and collaborative manner. ... outdoor industry jobs and other benefits. They also fight climate ...
Challenging Conservation Not to Leave ... - Cool Green Science
Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 07, 2021 · Gender discrimination issues are systemic and consistent, from small and remote communities in places like Solomon Islands, to the large conservation and natural resource management organisations, where traditional gender roles often shape the jobs available to women and influence conservation, natural management, and science agendas.
Palmyra Atoll | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Palmyra: Past is Prologue. With the support of a core group of visionary conservation champions, TNC purchased Palmyra Atoll in 2000 to protect an endangered marine wilderness and establish a platform for applied conservation science. TNC’s commitment to Palmyra was richly rewarded as it rapidly became a focal point for scientists from the world’s leading research institutions, and the ...
The 10 Startups in the 2021 Sustainability Accelerator
Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 13, 2021 · Techstars Sustainability Accelerator Introducing the 10 Start-ups of the 2021 Techstars Sustainability Accelerator. Over the next three months, this global cohort aims to rapidly scale their smart solutions for the planet's food, water, and climate challenges.
Dr. Katharine Hayhoe Named TNC Chief Scientist
Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 01, 2021 · Prof. Hayhoe will commence her new role on June 1, 2021 and report directly to Jennifer Morris. She joins TNC from Texas Tech University, where she currently serves as Professor and Endowed Chair in Public Policy and Public Law within the Department of Political Science, as well co-directing the University Climate Center; and was recently named ...
GulfCorps: A New Generation Restoring the Gulf
Posted: (52 years ago) Find program updates and more information about GulfCorps. The three-day Orientation brought together newly-formed crews of young people from all five Gulf states at a camp on the shore of Weeks Bay, on Alabama's Gulf coast. The overall purpose of the session was to prepare the corps members for 22 weeks of restoration work, close to the ...
Shellfish Groups Urge Climate Action in Congressional ...
Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 24, 2021 · Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. We are tackling climate change, conserving lands, waters and oceans at an unprecedented scale, providing food and water sustainably and helping make cities more sustainable.
Natural Climate Solutions - The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) New research, led by The Nature Conservancy and 15 other institutions*, and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, demonstrates that nature-based solutions can provide up to 37 percent of the emission reductions needed by 2030 to keep global temperature increases under 2°C—30 percent more than previously estimated.. The framework of this study distills …
Ocean Conservation in California | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 09, 2018 · Our efforts in California have resulted in breakthroughs that have helped rebuild fisheries, secure coastal jobs, and sustain important sources of seafood. Groundfish: We’ve worked in partnership with fishermen and community leaders to help revitalize the West Coast groundfish fishery that collapsed over a decade and a half ago. Over the last ...
TNC's Tennessee and Cumberland Rivers Program
Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 11, 2021 · Bringing science and habitat management expertise to watershed planning, ecosystem restoration and river management efforts. ... Clean, healthy rivers not only support fish and wildlife, they can provide inexpensive, no-carbon energy, along with jobs and recreational opportunities.
Volunteering in Ohio | The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 10, 2020 · Send this form to our Volunteer Coordinator, Angela Burke: 380.206.2173 or [email protected] . You will then be added to our volunteer email list and will receive updates on events in your area. Learn more about our volunteer program by reading our Volunteer Handbook in the Volunteer Resources link listed below.
Kerry Metlen, Ph.D. - The Nature Conservancy
Posted: (52 years ago) His dissertation work at the Division of Biological Sciences, also at UM, focused on interactions among native and exotic plant species and their implications for exotic plant invasion. Linking mechanistic ecological understanding to landscape restoration approaches that benefit natural and human communities has been his job with the ...
Funding for Wildfire Resilience: Strategies for a Paradigm ...
Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 12, 2021 · Wildfire Resilience Funding (Full Report) (.pdf) The risks and costs of wildfires are increasing, causing loss of life, property, and ever greater harm to communities and the environment. The 2018 wildfire season in California alone caused $150 billion in direct and indirect economic losses – and the 2020 fire season was worse.
New Report Outlines Need for Investing in Wildfire Resilience
Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 12, 2021 · Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. We are tackling climate change, conserving lands, waters and oceans at an unprecedented scale, providing food and water sustainably and helping make cities more sustainable.
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