Screenshot og Unesco publication "united nations educational, scientific and cultural organization"
Media type: Document
Date: September 1, 2006

This publication summarizes the 10 most essential concepts that dispells the false assumption than humans are in any way separate from nature. This article forms part of UNESCO's Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems under the Sustainable Education vo

Screenshot of document Climate Change Effects & Adaptation Approaches in Marine & Coastal Ecosystems of the North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative Region
Date: December 31, 2011

This is an extensive compilation of climate change effects and adaptation approaches specific to the marine and coastal ecosystems of the North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative (NPLCC) geography.

Screenshot of presentation 'project management strategies for the environmental leader: organizational toolkit for longterm sanity'
Media type: Webinar
Date: February 8, 2012

ELP Webinar presented in January 2011 on project management.

aashe logo
Media type: Presentation
Date: October 14, 2012

This half-day, national conference workshop for higher education sustainability officers covered: identifying personal strengths, mapping professional resources, and use of tools like ELP's Personal Leadership Plan to advance campus sustainability.

Screenshot of report "advancing landscape-scale conversation"
Date: December 31, 2012

To help ensure resource managers and conservationists will be able to protect and preserve cherished places and wildlife in an era of climate change, we identified climate change-related challenges, needs, and opportunities for conservation.

Squam lake surrounded by trees
Media type: Webinar
Date: January 1, 2013

In the summer of 2000 variable milfoil was discovered in the Squam Lakes in central New Hampshire. Since that time, the Squam Lakes Association has applied numerous techniques to manage the areas of infestation and prevent new infestations...

Rows of plants
Media type: Webinar
Date: January 15, 2013

Boston's Green Roofs: The Benefits of Farming and Gardening Up in the Sky with ELP Senior Fellow, Casey Townsend.

Screenshot of Jenine Serviolo presentation with text "Operationalizing Strategy: How to link everyday work to organizational strategy"
Date: January 24, 2013

A well-functioning strategic organization is not a random assortment of independent parts but is a system of interdependent elements. The degree to which these elements are aligned determines effectiveness...

Screenshot of presentation personal branding in a digital age
Media type: Webinar
Date: February 20, 2013

ELP Webinar on Personal Branding.

Screenshot of Kristi Vance presenting at TEDx
Media type: Presentation
Date: March 15, 2013

TEDx talk about transforming the way we treat our environment - and each other.

Screenshot of examples of variables tested
Media type: Webinar
Date: April 9, 2013

Training Future Leaders with Tomorrow’s Technology shall train approximately 72 high school students in the fundamentals of leadership thereby starting the students on a path to emerge as community leaders.

Savanah cotton exchange building
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 3, 2013

Research on global systems suggests that coastal communities and regions are becoming increasingly vulnerable to sea level rise (SLR) and climate change.

Outline of the state of Pennsylvania
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 17, 2013

Nationwide, all types of organizations are implementing measures to further their own sustainability - yet without strong local government leadership with an eye to sustainability, the organizations will be limited in their success...

Poster for Kilowatt Ours
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 18, 2013

Created by ELP SERN Senior Fellow Jeff Barrie, the Kilowatt Ours organization has delivered more than 24 one-off workshops with average energy savings approaching 10% sustained for months following the workshops

Screenshot from Ouroborus video with text 'from urban brewery to urban farm'
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 27, 2013

The goal of Ouroborus is to cultivate strategic methods of implementing industrial ecology in New York City by engaging its policymakers and community leaders.

Purple skull with red text 'zombeads' for mardi gras
Media type: Video
Date: July 30, 2013

ZomBeads: Mardi Gras Made in New Orleans is a new green company incubated at the Louisiana Bucket Brigade, a nonprofit organization directed by ELP Senior Fellow Anne Rolfes.

logo for center for diversity and the environment
Media type: Webinar
Date: August 6, 2013

Developing Environmental Professionals of Color (EPOC) Networks in Washington, D.C. and New York City

Screenshot of cover of Climate Change Effects & Adaptation Approaches for Terrestrial Ecosystems, Habitats and Species
Date: December 31, 2013

This report is an extensive compilation of climate change effects and adaptation approaches specific to the terrestrial ecosystems of the North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative (NPLCC) geography.

One black dog and one fawn dog walking on a sidewalk
Media type: Video
Date: February 2, 2014

In this brief narrated slideshow, I take a few minutes to explain how the team I work with at FAW helps communities better address animal management issues.

Screenshot of Environmental Law in New York document
Media type: Document
Date: February 3, 2014

Concept paper on ways to increase access by grassroots environmental organizations to legal resources.

Screenshot of document with text "6 Things to Know about Environmental Due Diligence: From a Lender's Perspective"
Media type: Document
Date: April 1, 2014

Financial institutions require the completion of environmental due diligence of a commercial real estate collateralized lending transaction for many reasons.

Picked strawberries and asparagus
Media type: Document
Date: June 8, 2014

A fact sheet that outlines the benefits of choosing locally grown foods...

Screenshot of Christian Freitag presenting at Tedx
Media type: Video
Date: June 18, 2014

TedX Bloomington

Gray background with text "fishing the anacostia"
Media type: Video
Date: July 25, 2014

I was interviewed about subsistence fishing on the Anacostia River in Washington, DC - home watershed of the US Capitol.
This documentary explores the startling fact that more than 17,000 people eat fish from the polluted Anacostia River annually.

Screenshot of the front of Beyond Storms and Droughts: The Psychological Impacts of Climate Change document
Media type: Document
Date: August 20, 2014

Beyond Storms and Droughts: The Psychological Impacts of Climate Change chronicles the likely psychological impacts of climate change, from stress, anxiety and depression, to loss of community identity, to increases in violence and aggression.

Two people in a canoe in the river with text "The Duramish is our river"
Date: September 11, 2014

Senior Fellow Alberto Rodriquez highlights his work for the Duwamish River.

Clipart of a resume
Media type: Webinar
Date: March 3, 2015

Resume Makeovers: You, Only Better!

Your mission: tell your life story. You have six seconds.

That’s the average amount of time recruiters spend studying a resume, according to a study by TheLadders in 2012

Screenshot of agenda for the webinar
Media type: Webinar
Date: March 31, 2015

We all have one – our own signature brand. Whether or not you are actively thinking about the impression you make on others, the things that you do form a specific idea of yourself in peoples minds - both in person and in the digital sphere.

Grid of the personal leadership canvas
Media type: Webinar
Date: March 31, 2015

The Personal Leadership Canvas is a tool designed to increase your leadership capacity. Caleb and his team believe that leadership is a practice accessible to all. The Canvas helps you develop a deep understanding of your effective leadership.

Screenshot of people smiling with gardening materials
Media type: Webinar
Date: April 7, 2015

Participants will discover how DIY environmental sensing technologies and grassroots research protocols can help them get a better handle on their day-to-day work at their own urban farms and gardens.

Sadie Francis smiling with flowers in the background
Media type: Webinar
Date: April 10, 2015

The reclamation of historic sites and the effort to build a regional trail network has become a large part of the renaissance of the Philadelphia region. In this webinar, the creation and development of Cynwyd Heritage Trail is used as a case study.

Kristi Bozeman speaking at TEDx
Media type: Webinar
Date: April 14, 2015

This training is a refresher on how to create strategic communications plans that demystify the process of talking with press and ensure that people create messages that win.

Photo of Brandy with a fish on a kitchen counter
Media type: Video
Date: May 6, 2015

A series of videos in which I speak about my interests in food justice.

Shane Bernardo presenting
Media type: Presentation
Date: May 27, 2015

A short presentation on oral history work being done in Detroit in regards to social justice and movement building.

Screenshot of Shane Bernardo presenting
Date: May 27, 2015

Food and Healthy, Vibrant Communities
presented by Shane Bernardo

Screenshot of Emily Lawsin with text Poet/Historian/Author
Media type: Video
Date: May 27, 2015

A transformative art, food justice project for Detroit Future Media. Produced/Edited by S Bernardo.

Feature interview:
Poet, Oral Historian and Author, Emily Lawsin talks about her experiences around food in Detroit

Screenshot of Microsoft OneNote homepage
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 10, 2015

​OneNote is a versatile ‘digital notebook’ - a handy means to store and organize information for when we need it.

Photo of Melissa Mann in a purple t-shirt
Media type: Webinar
Date: June 17, 2015

Come explore a rigorous planning method that will allow you to focus your time, plan it more realistically, and execute around priorities.

Screenshot of Harvard Law School PDF with text "Issues to Consider When Drafting Clean Power Plan Multi-State Compliance Approaches"
Media type: Document
Date: September 1, 2015

This paper examines whether the Compact Clause or Section 102(c) of the Clean Air Act present obstacles to multi-state cooperative strategies for compliance with the Clean Power Plan's regulation of carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants

Multi-color triangle with wording "Scope" at the top, "Cost" lower right, "Time" lower left
Media type: Webinar
Date: September 28, 2015

Explore the fundamentals of project management as conceived by (highly effective) teams at The Nature Conservancy. These tools will help you in the preparation and successful execution of projects at work - and outside work.

Screenshot of Pathways of Change document
Media type: Webinar
Date: October 7, 2015

A Theory of Change is
an organization’s
“theory”, or story, of
how it will make change
in the world. A theory
explains the group’s
beliefs about how
change will unfold.

Photo of man in red vest
Media type: Video
Date: December 1, 2015

Senior Fellow Brooks Winner (NERN '14) is featured in this short documentary which highlights island communities in Maine that are leading the way to a sustainable energy future with their own local energy efficiency initatives.

Group of people in nature
Media type: Presentation
Date: February 9, 2016

The interactive workshop "The Power of Words in Your Work: Writing Your Land Trust’s Success Story" was presented at the 2012 PA Land Conservation Conference by Krista Gromalski and Sandy Long of Heron's Eye Communications.

Young man in red hoodie with a small bird on his finger
Media type: Video
Date: March 8, 2016

Duke Farms and KidsOutdoors partner in our 2nd annual school year program in collaboration with Barack Obama Green Charter Highschool of Plainfield New Jersey..

Group of people shoulder to shoulder
Media type: Document
Date: March 31, 2016

Breaking the Green Ceiling Report

Selfie of man in front of brick building
Media type: Document
Date: July 28, 2016

An opinionated piece by ELP Program Manager, Michael Gagné, about saving/savoring the world, racial justice, Black Lives Matter, and more. Fundamentally, an invitation to further conversation about some of the most important questions of our time.

Front page of pdf with text 'breaking down gender bias a toolkit for construction business owners'
Media type: Document
Date: October 1, 2016

In an effort to increase the participation of women, transgender and gender non-conforming workers in the construction trades, HELM Construction Solutions has created “Breaking Down Gender Bias: A Toolkit for Construction Business Owners”.

Small garden illustration with text indicating each: 'rain garden' 'drain spout or grade' 'run off' ' 'amended soil' and 'clean water to aquify'
Media type: Webinar
Date: October 19, 2016

An inspiring example of innovation and community engagement - all with an eye to increasing water quality. The rain garden at Rath’s is uniquely adapted to the regions limestone geology - making it the first and only rain garden of its kind.

Five circles with blue outline and text
Media type: Webinar
Date: November 2, 2016

Collaborative systems thinking is an empowerment tool. It embodies authentic inclusiveness: when done right, it places problem-definition and solution-finding directly in the hands of members of affected communities.

Woman with dog
Media type: Webinar
Date: December 20, 2016

This project is a celebration of the varied and beautiful stories of women and their dog teams - told in their own words.

Four separate images of  groups of people doing outdoor activities
Media type: Webinar
Date: January 18, 2017

An inspiring project to involve a wide range of volunteers in studying, understanding, and protecting the New Jersey Pine Barrens.

Three seperate images two images of rows of growing crops and one image with men
Media type: Webinar
Date: March 22, 2017

In 2016 ELP Fellow Erica Bloom participated in an agro-ecology tour in Cuba. In this webinar, Erica shares what she learned about Cuba's organic agriculture movement and how changing U.S. and Cuba relations are affecting agricultural practices.

Text 'Energy justice what it means and how to integrate it into state regulation of electricity markets by Aladdine Joroff'
Media type: Document
Date: November 1, 2017

This article proposes a framework
for evaluating energy justice and examines some of
the questions that state legislatures and ratemaking agencies
will face when integrating energy justice considerations
into regulation of electricity markets.

Text 'Betwixt and between integrating electric vehicles with other climate change mitigation and adaption measures'
Media type: Document
Date: August 28, 2018

This piece discusses the need to align evolving electric vehicle policies with climate change mitigation and adaptation goals.

View of large body of water with a blue sky
Media type: Document
Date: February 26, 2019

Two community raingarden projects and an article about my work area

Group of people surrounding sign with text 'Pennypack Environmental Center'
Media type: Website
Date: April 12, 2019

Bring up Mabari Byrd’s impressive work in Philadelphia’s communities and environmental organizations, and he will insist on spreading the credit around.

Group of african american men with their arms around each others shoulders in a circle
Media type: Document
Date: April 12, 2019

Mabari shares FIVE KEYS that he has found effective in supporting opportunity youth in his community that addresses recidivism, leadership, mentoring, team building, and capacity building.

Power plant by water with sign 'Arkema'
Media type: Video
Date: May 29, 2019

This short video by the MA Office of Technical Assistance (OTA) describes why chemical safety must be incorporated into climate change resiliency planning in order to reduce risk of industrial accidents.

Three images of homes with orange background and text 'multi family passive house an introduction massachusetts clean energy center'
Media type: Webinar
Date: July 10, 2019

This one-hour webinar provides an overview of Passive House principles and how they relate to multifamily buildings.

Media type: Document
Date: January 9, 2020

Interpersonal relationships are a cross cultural journey for everyone. At times this can be very challenging and stressful especially when we are having growing pains in the work place. We are all on the path of self discovery and learning.

ELP fellows in nature background with text 'Great Lakes Regional Network '20'
Media type: Webinar
Date: January 14, 2020

Interested in learning about the 2020 Great Lakes Regional Fellowship? This webinar will walk you through the entire application process, the curriculum and the things to expect after you graduate into the Senior Fellow Network.

Screenshot of video with text 'outstanding community impact award christian hill'
Media type: Video
Date: April 6, 2020

I was honored at Georgia State's Commencement Ceremony for my work in the community. Really proud moment for me that I wanted to share with you all.

Mosaic of teachers faces
Media type: Webinar
Date: April 25, 2020

Successful leaders don't lose passion after success or confidence after setbacks. They use success and failure as teachers - and turn them into sources of focus and energy...