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Summer 2013 – Bold Young Environmental Leaders Need Your Help Today!
At Earth Island Institute we grow environmental leadership. Our New Leaders Initiative and Brower Youth Awards support of the most innovative and tenacious leaders of today’s generation of environmental activists.
Read our Summer 2013 update and make a tax-deductible donation at: earthisland.org/Summer13 to help us provide young leaders with the tools to focus their passion, boundless energy, and fresh ideas toward our shared goals of healthy communities and a thriving planet.
New Leaders Initiative
The premier awards honoring bold young environmental leaders.
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Earth Island Institute’s Project Support Program provides an opportunity for committed individuals and groups with a good idea to launch a project with us, or to gain sponsorship for an existing project.
Earth Island Journal
Award-winning environmental reporting, commentary, and analysis
In This Issue
What’s a Critter Worth?
On the value of wolves and eagles, ravens and squirrels.
No Time to Spare
A review of Naomi Klein’s new book, This Changes Everything.
In the Peruvian Amazon, locally managed Brazil nut forests help keep deforestation at bay.
Earth Island Updates
More than 60 projects working around the world to protect our environment.
The Altai Project
The Altai Project is thrilled to announce that Altai’s newest snow leopard protector, Mergen Markov, a former poacher, has been honored with the 2014 Disney Conservation Hero Award from Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF).
Funds dynamic community based restoration programs in Southern California focused on protecting and enhancing wetlands and watersheds.
The 2013-2014 Request for Proposals is being circulated! apply here.