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US Mountain Sentinels, Get Ready to VOTE!

Confirm you are registered, make a plan for VOTE and do so as early as possible.  Help others in the process as well.

A New US Congressional Resolution!

Resolution S.Con.Res.47 and H.Con.Res.119, was introduced by members of the US Congress on September 23, 2020. The resolution recognizes children’s fundamental rights and the need for climate recovery.  Learn more.

Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act

A Letter in support of the CORE Act was signed by 111 Colorado Local Elected Officials.  Learn More. 

Upcoming Workshops and Events

AAG Annual Meeting

The American Association of Geographers' annual meeting will be fully virtual in 2021. Attendees including geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders will share and discuss the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. The meeting will be held from Wednesday, April 7 - Sunday, April 11, and will feature more than 6,900 presentations, posters, workshops, and field [...]

Sustainable Development Goals Conference

The 2nd International Virtual Conference of the YEAH  is a step toward YEAH's mission. We invite individuals from various research and academic backgrounds to share their research and knowledge of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals from any disciplinary lens. We promise to provide you a supportive and encouraging environment with like-minded individuals and academics from all over the world. You can choose [...]

AlpWeek Intermezzo 2020

December 9-11, 2020 The Nice Côte d’Azur metropolitan area was meant to host the AlpWeek Intermezzo this year. However, in response to evolving health conditions, the organisation committee has decided to make this event completely virtual. Field visits will be adapted to comply with this format as far as possible. The conference will take place via Zoom. A link will [...]

Past Workshops and Events

Strengthening Sustainability Programs in Higher Education

In October 2020, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a consensus study report with recommendations on how to strengthen sustainability programs and curricula in higher education. Committee member Chris Boone will share and discuss the report’s recommendations organized around three themes: i) strengthening sustainability educational programs at undergraduate and graduate levels; (ii) building the academic environment for [...]

Pathways 2021: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conference and Training

Pathways: Human Dimensions of Wildlife is a conference and training program designed to address the myriad issues that arise as people and wildlife struggle to coexist in a sustainable and healthy manner. Our mission is to increase professionalism and effectiveness in the Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management field. We invite you to join us in this critical wildlife conservation effort. September [...]

RiversEdge West Conference 2021

RiversEdge West has been conducting riparian restoration research and management conferences with a focus on impacts to riparian habitat in the Southwestern U.S. since 2001. The primary goal of REW’s annual conference is to connect the people managing riparian lands and stream environments with the techniques, scientific findings, lessons learned, and products that help make restoration successful. This venue also [...]

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Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
John Lubbock