Author: Matt Harney

February 13, 2020 – With our environmental crisis an existential societal issue, twelve journalists have been awarded a 2019 SEAL Environmental Journalism Award, celebrating their work in documenting climate change impacts and solutions.Honorees include six repeat winners: Dave Roberts of Vox, Stephen Leahy of National...

January 29, 2020 – The SEAL (Sustainability, Environmental Achievement and Leadership) Awards has awarded grants to two researchers as part of its ongoing Environmental Research Grants initiative.The following grant recipients were selected via a highly competitive application process: Leah Kunkel, a Ph.D. student at Arizona...

April 8, 2019 - Today the SEAL Awards announced its request that Yelp enhances its listings to highlight restaurants with “straws upon request” programs. Individuals can support this initiative by signing a petition on Change.org: https://www.change.org/p/yelp-tell-yelp-it-s-time-to-suckless“Consumers need a way to find sustainable restaurants,” commented Matt...

November 12, 2018 – With our environmental crisis an existential societal issue, twelve journalists have been awarded a 2018 SEAL Environmental Journalism Award, celebrating their work in documenting climate change impacts and solutions.Honorees include four repeat winners: Brad Plumer of New York Times, Chris Mooney...

Considering the level of impact that climate change is already having on humanity and how it will affect the future of life on earth, versus, say, the impact that “Games of Thrones” will have, there’s a shocking disconnect in the amount of attention people are...

June 28, 2018 - The SEAL (representing Sustainability, Environmental Achievement and Leadership) Awards has awarded grants to researchers from 9 leading institutions as part of its ongoing Environmental Research Grants initiative.The 2018 SEAL Research Grants will support research across a broad range of subjects, including...