Publications & Results

Publications and outcomes from on-going and completed projects.
Resource Title Brief Summary
Science for action at the local landscape scale Oct 01, 2013

Article published in Landscape Ecology.

Promoting Undergraduate Synthetic Learning through Case Studies on the Health of the Chesapeake Bay Sep 03, 2013

This poster describes an undergraduate course that was an exercise in teaching and learning how students do synthesis in order to tackle socio-environmental problems as part of a multi-year, multi-intuitional teaching study conducted through the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC). During spring 2013, faculty and students in the course at Gallaudet University, a small liberal arts college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students, focused on the sub-optimal health of the Chesapeake Bay.

Environmental flows and water governance: managing sustainable water uses Sep 01, 2013

Article published in Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability.

Macroecology meets macroeconomics: Resource scarcity and global sustainability Aug 27, 2013

Article published in Ecological Engineering.

VIDEO: Water, People & Ecosystems Aug 19, 2013

Interviews with Principal Investigators of projects funded under the Water, People & Ecosystems Theme.

VIDEO: Materials & Workshops for Cyberinfrastructure Education in Biology Aug 09, 2013

We interviewed Dr. C. Titus Brown, Kaitlin Thaney, and Dr. Greg Wilson about a workshop recently held at the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), "Materials & Workshops for Cyberinfrastructure Education in Biology."

The future of sustainability science: a solutions-oriented research agenda Aug 06, 2013

Article published in Sustainability Science.

From ecosystems to ecosystem services: Stream restoration as ecological engineering Jul 30, 2013

Article published in Ecological Engineering.

VIDEO: Novel Ecosystems: Their Global Importance & Management in the 21st Century Jun 19, 2013

On February 26, 2013, the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) welcomed Dr. Michael Perring of the University of Western Australia to present the SESYNC Seminar "Novel Ecosystems: Their Global Importance & Management in the 21st Century." Watch the video here.

VIDEO: A Tale of Two Networks: Women, Social Media, & Sustainability Jun 17, 2013

On February 12, 2013, the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) welcomed Dr. Gillian Bowser of Colorado State University to present the SESYNC Seminar "A Tale of Two Networks: Women, Social Media, & Sustainability." Watch the video here.

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