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Earth Day Reading List

Celebrate Earth Day with must-reads on climate change, conservation, the environment, and more.

“Indispensable. A must read for anyone who cares about the ocean and understands the integral role it plays in our lives. This book is also a strong reminder that doing better and leaving no one behind in the process is a choice we can and should make for the sake of our present and our future.”—Dr Asha de Vos, Founder of Oceanswell

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“The ground beneath our feet is slipping away as we lose the precious soil that sustains us. Jo Handelsman’s writing—as rich and life supporting as the soil itself—is a riveting warning. She tells us eloquently about the danger we’re in, but also what we can do about it.”—Alan Alda, actor, writer, and host of the podcast “Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda” 

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“An insightful critique of emerging approaches to environmental conservation. . . . A good book for libraries supporting programs in environmental science, environmental ethics, and public policy.”—B. R. Shmaefsky, CHOICE

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“Méndez[‘s] Climate Change from the Streets [is] about the struggle of low-income and minority communities to have a voice in shaping environmental policy. It should be required reading for the most committed Green New Dealers and their opponents alike.”—Liam Denning, Bloomberg

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“Daniel Cohan makes a compelling case that the problem of climate change is solvable. Fixing the gridlock on global action requires fixing the gridlock here in the United States of America. Cohan shows how that can be done.”—David Victor, Professor of Innovation and Public Policy, the School of Global Policy and Strategy (GPS), UC San Diego

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“Finally, we have a truly great book about the federal public lands. John Leshy has used his unequalled knowledge and engaging style to write a comprehensive, inspiring, and lastingly informative masterpiece.”—Charles Wilkinson, author of Crossing the Next Meridian: Land, Water, and the Future of the West

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“Pressing the reset button, this book brings together refreshingly new and profoundly compelling approaches to environmental policy and action in the USA and beyond.”—Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary UN Climate Change Convention 2010-2016

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