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The 16th Annual Brower Youth Awards


Earth Island Institute's Brower Youth Awards is the most prestigious award in North America for emerging environmental leaders. Join us in honoring this year's six BYA winners as we celebrate their passion, leadership, and commitment to improving our shared environment. Our 16th Annual Brower Youth Awards returns to the newly restored Herbst Theatre in San Francisco on Tuesday, October 20, 2015. RSVP for the FREE and inspiring awards ceremony, and act now to get your early bird rate tickets to our festive opening reception, where you'll meet the evening's honorees and enjoy organic fare with the Earth Island community. We also invite you to join our BYA Host Committee to provide special support to the honorees and our year-round youth leadership programs.

When: Tuesday October 20, 2015

Where: at the Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102

For more information, Brower Youth Awards">follow this link to the BYA website.

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Soil Not Oil


Several of Earth Island Institute's projects will be presenting workshops at the Soil Not Oil Coalition conference on 9.4 & 5 in ‪‎Richmond‬, ‪‎CA‬, Urban Farmacy's AshEL Eldridge and EcoVillage Farm Learning Center's Shyaam Shabaka on Friday afternoon and Linda Delair and Anna Owen of Hempstead Project HEART on Saturday morning. Also, Earth Island Journal columnist, author Anna Lappe will be on a pleanary panel on Friday. Get all of the ‪Soil Not Oil‬ ‪Conference‬ details at:

When: Friday September 4, 2015 – 12:00 pm

Where: at the Memorial Civic Center Complex, 403 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, California

See more at here.

A Conversation with Writer Susan Casey


Susan CaseyJoin Earth Island's International Marine Mammal Project for a conversation with TheNew York Times bestselling writer, Susan Casey, at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, CA on September 9. Casey traveled with IMMP's dolphin team members to both Taiji and the Solomon Islands and featured their campaign work in her new book on dolphins, Voices in the Ocean. To meet with Casey at the pre-event reception, please email The main event is free to the public but you do need to RSVP as the seats fill up fast. Details here.

When: Wednesday September 9, 2015 – 7:00 pm

Where: At the David Brower Center: 2150 Allston Way, in Berkeley, California 94704