University of Vermont
Gund Institute for Ecological Economics.Taylor is the Director, and there are many overlaps and collaborations with our lab's work.
Research on Adaptation to Climate Change. Five-year research project on climate and land use change in the Lake Champlain Basin and strategies for adapting to likely impacts, funded by NSF - EPSCoR.
Natural Capital Project. An NGO-University partnership to map ecosystem services, estimate their value to people, and apply this information to improve decisions.
HEAL: Health and Ecosystems, Analysis of Linkages. An NGO-university partnership to understand the ways in which ecosystem degradation affects human health outcomes.
The Integrated Crop Pollination Project. A USDA-funded consortium to investigate and enhance native pollinators for U.S. crops.
WWF's Conservation Science Program. Diverse group of natural and social scientists applying research to conservation problems worldwide.
Valuing the Arc. Broad collaboration, led by University of Cambridge, to estimate ecosystem services from the Eastern Arc Mountains, Tanzania.
Alliance for Zero Extinction. Alliance of 75 NGOs to pinpoint and conserve epicenters of imminent extinctions.
Scenarios, Services, and Society (S3). A collaboration, led by Harvard Forest, to synthesize existing science, catalyze new research, and produce science products to understand and advance sustainable land-use trajectories.
Wildfinder. Interactive website for global data on species distributions, based on WWF's terrestrial ecoregions.
Lake Champlain Basin Program. Great collection of available data, including GIS layers, water quality, species, and climate.
BioFinder. Vermont's spatial database on conservation features and priorities.
VT Center for Geographic Information. A clearinghouse for Vermont GIS data and analyses.
Fellowships for Graduate Students and Post-docs
Xerces Society. A great NGO focused on invertebrate conservation, including pollinators.
Vermont Land Trust. Working to conserve farms and forests across Vermont.
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