NWF Campus Ecology Resources

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The Campus Wild: How College and University Green Landscapes Provide Havens for Wildlife and "Lands-on" Experiences for Students 

This richly detailed guide highlights how colleges and universities are playing a dynamic role protecting wildlife and restoring habitats in campus green spaces - including on-campus landscapes and natural areas, as well as distant campus-owned lands.  

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Campus Sustainability Case Studies
What are campuses doing to protect wildlife and advance sustainability on campus? Search through hundreds of projects from campuses across the U.S.   


EcoLeaders: A Community for Young Leaders 
Connect with students and other young leaders, start a project, access resources, and earn a certification for leadership skills and impacts on the environment. 


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Campus Sustainability Report Cards
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Design a Campus Greening Project 
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Environmental Management Systems: A Framework for Planning Green....
Generation E: Students Leading for a Sustainable, Clean Energy Future 
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Guide to Climate Action Planning: Pathways to a Low-Carbon Campus 
Higher Education in a Warming World: The Business Case for Climate Leader....
Higher Learning for a Higher Purpose Part 1 (video) 
Higher Learning for a Higher Purpose Part 2 (video) 
Hiring a Sustainability Coordinator (pdf) 
National Trends in Sustainability Performance: Lessons for Facilities Leaders
Paper and Wood Procurement Toolkit (pdf)  

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