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Fire Regime Alteration in Natural Areas

Michelle CoppolettaEcologist Sierra Casacade ProvinceUSDA Forest Service Managing public lands today is increasingly difficult in the face of climate change and changing wildfire regimes. Michelle…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Achieving Inevitability

Larry Kopald Co-Founder & President The Carbon Underground Larry Kopald shares how his company, The Carbon Underground, accelerates the adoption of regenerative agriculture to draw down carbon…

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 1 likes 114 plays 0  

BioGeoTherapy: Reversing Climate Change by Regenerating Land and Ocean Ecosystems

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 0 likes 153 plays 0  

Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

From  Jeff Layne on March 19th, 2018 2 likes 150 plays 0  

The Youth's Climate Crusade: Atmospheric Trust Litigation in Courts Around the World

Mary Wood University of Oregon School of Law Mary Wood talks about a climate litigation approach she originated called “Atmospheric Trust Litigation.” Spearheaded in the courts by the…

From  Jeff Layne on April 25th, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Regenerative Agriculture and Carbon Smart Farming

Dr. Timothy LaSalle Regenerative Agriculture Initiative CSU, Chico Too much carbon in the atmosphere heats our planet beyond capacity for it to sustain life as we know it. Too much carbon in the…

From  Jeff Layne on April 5th, 2017 0 likes 170 plays 0  

Soil Microbes: Their Powerful Influence in Agroecosytems

Dr. David C. Johnson Director Research Scientist/Molecular Biologist Institute for Sustainable Agricultural Research New Mexico State University Dr. Johnson begins his presentation with the…

From  Jeff Layne on November 7th, 2016 0 likes 2,852 plays 0  

Inequality: Why It Doesn't Work, Can't Work, and Why It Threatens Resiliency

Dr. Scott McNall Founder, CSU, Chico Institute for Sustainable Development Dr. Scott McNall believes that both democracy and the efforts to create a sustainable society are threatened by…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Life Without Light: Chemoautotrophically Based Cave Biology

Dr. Serban M. Sarbu Professor, University of Cincinnati Born in Romania, Dr. Sarbu developed his interest in caves and cave biology partly because Romania is a country containing many caves. He…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 149 plays 0  

Green Race: Building Sustainable Economies and Resilient Communities for Our Future

Dune Lankard Alaskan Native environmental activist and sustainable fishing entrepreneur The CSU, Chico student who introduces Dune Lankard for this presentation describes him as “one of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

It's Easy Being Green

Gavin Dixon, Alyson Sward, Desi Hatton Associated Students RecyclingEnjoy three informative presentations:Environmental Health 21:12 Dangerous Cosmetics 10:24 Take Back the Tap 15:25 Handout- The…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

The End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economic Reality

Richard Heinberg Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute Richard Heinberg is a Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute, a non-profit organization that provides tools and resources for…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 16 plays 0