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Black Jewels

by Je’wel Lucas Je’wel Lucas is a 20 year old visual artist who creates art to inspire and encourage others. …

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5 Tips for Having Divisive Conversations

In our latest episode, “Mic Drop: Divisive Conversations,” Cyrus Rad talks about his program ‘Civic Conversations’ which encourages people …

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Butterfly Effect Migration

This blog post was written and submitted by two activists Lily and Kaia. They are 10 and 11 years …

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A Culture of Conversation

We believe in the power of conversation and stories. They have the power to shift perspectives and help us …

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Speaking “Truth to Power”

It can be incredibly hard to be an activist when the people above you in your organization don’t listen …

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Permeable Pavement: Research Update and Design Implications

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Stormwater Wetland Design Update: Zones, Vegetation, Soil, and Outlet Guidance

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Maintenance of Stormwater Wetlands and Wet Ponds

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This publication is a literature review on wildlife-dependent recreation in urban areas.

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Disease Management and Guidelines for the Honey Bee

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