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Tyler Prize interview with Stuart Pimm

Tyler Prize interview with Stuart Pimm

Prof. Pimm’s interview in Los Angeles, prior to his receiving this year’s Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. (HD, 2:20 mins)

By May 17, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Tropical Forests and Global Warming: Fulfilling the United States’ Copenhagen Commitment

Tropical Forests and Global Warming: Fulfilling the United States’ Copenhagen Commitment

When the Copenhagen climate talks ended without a solid treaty, most environmentalists were bitterly disappointed. Meanwhile, politicians went home saying they’d done their jobs. But one of the positive outcomes of Copenhagen was that the United States committed $1 billion over the next three years to help protect tropical forests. This is hugely important given [...]

By April 12, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Stuart Pimm is awarded the Tyler Prize

Stuart Pimm is awarded the Tyler Prize

This morning sees the following announcement from Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement website. “Two conservationists whose careers have centered on understanding ecosystem functions as the essential foundation for ecosystem restoration will share the 2010 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. The award, consisting of a $200,000 cash prize and gold medals, will go to Dr. Laurie [...]

By March 9, 2010 1 Comments Read More →