• Leading the Way from Forests to Faucets

    Leading the Way from Forests to Faucets

    Forests improve our drinking water by reducing sedimentation and removing excess nutrients from the surface water. CLiGS recently interviewed Buck Kline about his experiences as a leader of efforts to improve forests and water.

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  • Trust Theory in Natural Resource Management

    Trust Theory in Natural Resource Management

    In an article titled The Multidimensionality of Trust: Applications in Collaborative Natural Resource Management, the authors break down four distinct forms that trust can take under the natural resource management umbrella.

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  • Students Study Sustainable Livelihoods & Biodiversity Conservation in India

    Students Study Sustainable Livelihoods & Biodiversity Conservation in India

    Students spent ten days in India to conduct a cross-sector assessment of sustainable livelihood programs in the western Terai-Arc Tiger Conservation Landscape, using tiger conservation as a framework for their project.

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  • CLiGS Announces Two New Fellows

    CLiGS Announces Two New Fellows

    CLiGS Affiliates are partners within the Center’s network of experts who contribute to the mission of building leadership for global sustainability through engagement, research, teaching, and relationship-building around the world.

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A Champion for Sustainable Agricultural Practices

When Josh Nease set out in search of a master’s degree, he was looking for more than just your run-of-the-mill formal education provided by most universities. As the manager of Virginia Tech’s

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Where Do Mobile Phones Go When They Die?

How would you feel if the mobile phone you just replaced with a newer model ended up here? After I purchased my first smartphone a few years ago, I visited the mobile technology retail store where I had purchased the

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Growing Resilient Infrastructure

With global pressures from rising sea levels and expanding urban centers, resilient infrastructure is a proactive solution to protecting vulnerable communities. Smart design is an increasingly important component in