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Island Press Field Notes

Photo Credit: SER Texas A&M Student Association - Bastrop Park Fire Restoration

By Admin / On July 30th, 2013

Publicity Intern Kate Denardi illustrates how working at Island Press is beyond copies and coffee runs. 

Photo credit: Supreme Court Pediment by Flickr.com user Kevin Harber

By Royal Gardner / On July 29th, 2013

Lawyers, Swamps, and Money is a periodic blog by Royal C. Gardner, author of...

Photo Credit: Shrimp farming in Aceh, Indonesia. Photo by Mike Lusmore/Duckrabbit, 2012 via Flickr.com user WorldFish

By Darrin Nordahl / On July 16th, 2013

Author Darrin Nordahl's food blog Today is...Fava Beans highlights a different food everyday along with a creative way to easily add it to our everyday diet. Today's food changed the way...

Photo credit: Fountain by Flickr.com user Nicola

By Admin / On July 15th, 2013

Lester Brown of The Observer and Preside of the Earth Policy Institute explores the future of agriculture as our dependence on water hits its peak.  Peak oil has generated headlines in recent years, but the real threat to our future is...

Photo Credit: Glen Canyon Dam and Colorado River - Page, Arizona by Flickr.com user Jim Trodel

By Worldwatch Institute / On July 11th, 2013

On May 24

Photo Credit: Rockaway Youth on Banner by Flickr.com user Light Brigading

By Jason Leppig / On May 31st, 2013

To end the month-long $3.99 special of State of the World 2013: Is Sustainability Still Possible?, enjoy this excerpt from...

Photo Credit: Glen Canyon Dam and Colorado River - Page, Arizona by Flickr.com user Jim Trodel

By Worldwatch Institute / On May 21st, 2013

The new edition of State of the World 2013 finds new ways on how we can stop having...

Photo Credit: Glen Canyon Dam and Colorado River - Page, Arizona by Flickr.com user Jim Trodel

By Erik Assadourian / On May 15th, 2013

Ever since directing 

Photo Credit: Rockaway Youth on Banner by Flickr.com user Light Brigading

By Admin / On April 19th, 2013

This week's #forewordFriday selection comes fresh off a successful launch of the ...

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By Admin / On March 8th, 2013

Planners and urban designers have reached a consensus about what constitutes "good urbanism;" however, there remains a yawning gap between this theory and reality. In this week's #forewordFriday selection, Nan Ellin's new book,...

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