Black, People, Will

This is the 218th 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 (May 3, 2021 – May 9, 2021): Monday: “Reaching ‘Herd Immunity’ Is …

Said, Flood, Floods

This is the 212th 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 22, 2021 – March 28, 2021): Monday: “Silver Veins, Dusty Lungs: …

University, Will, River

This is the 209th 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 (February 22, 2021 – February 28, 2021): Monday: “How to make sure …

‘Parks Are Not for Profit,’ or Park Mythology and White Denial

By denying the complicated reality of parks, white settler governments and environmental organizations have created a park mythos that privileges their viewpoints, power structures, and profits.

Avatar, User, DOI

This is the 197th 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 (November 30, 2020 – December 6, 2020): Monday: “‘Sistine Chapel of the …

Students, Environmental, Many

This is the 196th 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 (November 23, 2020 – November 29, 2020): Monday: “The Canadian Environmental Justice …

Trump, Environmental, Administration

This is the 192nd 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 (October 26, 2020 – November 1, 2020): Monday: “China’s Chance to Save …

NiCHE Conversations 1.6: Treaty Rights and Memory in Mi’kmaw’ki with Mercedes Peters

NiCHE Article Discussed: “Settler Forgetting in Saulnierville: The Sipekne’katik Mi’kmaw Fishery as Reminder” by Mercedes Peters

A Reluctant Steward: Alberta and Its Parks

This article originally appeared on the Network in Canadian History and Environment (NICHE). This past week the Alberta Provincial Government announced it’s plan to ‘optimize’ its park system. This includes: The full or partial closure of twenty parks. Shortened operating seasons. Fewer groomed cross-country tracks Closures of a few visitor information centres Service fee increases A proposal to …