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Posted: Monday, May 20, 2013
Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 20131999 Switzer Fellow Erika Zavaleta strives to bridge ecological theory and research to sound conservation and management practice in her work and personal life. Between 2008 and 2010, she and husband Bernie Tershy worked with Anni Tilt of Berkeley-based Arkin Tilt Architects and Santa Cruz builder Marc Susskind to design and build a home that did just that. The home won the Best New Home award...
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[WEBINAR] Building a Network for Cross-Disciplinary Engagement in Conservation (Switzer Foundation Webinar Series)Content Type: Blog Post - Fellow
Posted: Monday, September 10, 2012
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Webinar: Building a Network for Cross-Disciplinary Engagement in Conservation with Sarah Reed (Switzer Foundation Webinar Series)Content Type: Events
Posted: Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Event Date: Monday, September 10 2012
online eventLeadership grantee Sarah Reed (Associate Conservation Scientist, Wildlife Conservation Society) and her colleague Lindsay Ex (Environmental Planner, City of Fort Collins) discussed their effort to build a collaborative learning network for practitioners engaged in conservation development. Conservation development (CD) is an approach to the design, construction, and stewardship of a development...
Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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[WEBINAR] GreenTRIP: Great Access, Deep Affordability with Switzer Fellow Stuart Cohen (Switzer Foundation Webinar Series)Content Type: Blog Post - Fellow
Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2012
Posted: Thursday, January 5, 2012Stuart Cohen co-founded TransForm in 1997 to promote world class transit and walkable, affordable communities. Since then TransForm has united diverse coalitions and developed effective, implementable proposals that advance an environmental, social equity and public health agenda in the Bay Area -- and increasingly throughout California. Stuart spearheaded the successful campaign for the...
GreenTRIP: Creating great, low-carbon, affordable communities with Fellow Stuart Cohen (Switzer Foundation Webinar Series)Content Type: Events
Posted: Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Event Date: Wednesday, January 11 2012
1 - 2 p.m. Eastern / 10 - 11 a.m. PacificWalkable, transit-oriented communities are seen as an antidote to unfettered sprawl. But outdated city codes vastly overestimate how much people drive and require excessive parking in these transit areas, especially for low-income families and seniors. This leads to oversize parking lots, fewer and more expensive homes, bad design and community opposition. ...
Posted: Monday, January 2, 2012