This is the 107th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week.

Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (March 11, 2019 – March 17, 2019):

Monday: “S2, E3: History Acts – Environment,” History Workshop

Tuesday: Patrick Moore (environmentalist),” Wikipedia

Wednesday: “CFP: 2nd Annual American Society for Environmental History (ASEH) Twitter Conference” by Charlotte Leib, Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)

Thursday: The View from Tumamoc” by Katherine Morrissey, White Horse Press

Friday: Historical letters in U-M zoology museum archive highlight links between specimen collection, conservation” by Jim Erickson, University of Michigan News

Saturday: 5 Reasons to Like the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency” by Brian Clark Howard and Robert Kunzig, National Geographic

Sunday: Prisoners in the Park: German PoWs in Riding Mountain National Park” by Michael O’Hagan, Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)

Top Words

1. Moore

2. Greenpeace

3. environmental

4. Patrick

5. PoWs

6. EPA

7. National

8. nuclear

9. March

10. university


Published by Jessica M. DeWitt

Dr. Jessica M. DeWitt is an environmental historian of Canada and the United States. She is passionate about the use of digital technologies to bridge the gap between the public and researchers. In addition to her community and professional work, she offers various editing and social media consultancy services.

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