Category: leadership

Lee Ellen Carter
conservation, Duke Environmental Leadership Program, environmental policy, leadership, marine studies, South Florida - 2015, students, travel, water

Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary: Restoration for Humans and Marine Life

Over famous fish sandwiches at the Islamorada Fish Company and Market in the Florida Keys, I and 10 other students and professors met with Bill Goodwin, a federal government employee at the Florida Keys NationalContinue reading

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Lisa Michelle Appel
conservation, Duke Environmental Leadership Program, environmental policy, leadership, South Florida - 2015, students, travel, water

Restoration is most important to those with the most to lose

As we glided through the slough and ridge ecosystem of the vast Everglades “sea of grass,” the stunning beauty of the landscape captivated my senses. The students and faculty of the Restoration Science, Policy andContinue reading

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Dia Hitt
alumni, conservation, Duke Environmental Leadership Program, environmental health, environmental policy, faculty, leadership, marine studies, South Florida - 2015, students, sustainability, travel, water

West Lake Park and Mangrove Mania

If you build it, will they come? This is a question that restoration ecologists struggle with on every project. Will their efforts bring back the animals, plants, and an improved ecosystem? Our first stop, WestContinue reading

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