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This blog is primarily geared toward staff at the zoos, aquariums, museums (ZAMs), and other conservation education organizations that are part of our growing global network. We aim to provide you with cutting edge, challenging, and creative information, ideas, and tools to become as effective as possible at communicating about and for conservation with your visitors and the public.

See our ongoing communications research, or join our growing network, at The Ocean Project's website.

November 16, 2012

Communicating Conservation: Weekly Resources and News


The Ocean Project posts weekly roundups of the key strategic ocean and climate communication resources we’ve been tweeting. Each link will be posted with a short description of what you’ll find—please feel free to ask us any questions! 

News & Discussion

Check out these timely articles and essays which may be helpful for framing various environmental issues, connecting with specific audiences, or otherwise informing your storytelling and communications.

  • TV Media Covered Biden's Smile Nearly Twice As Much As Climate Change
    MediaMatters takes another dive down the rabbit hole of US television and print news with distressing findings, this time looking at the three months leading up to the presidential election. Major cable and broadcast networks, aside from MSNBC, barely covered climate change and often failed to involve scientists when they did. Hurricane Sandy was the major driver of climate change discussion.



Resources

Some new studies, market research, toolkits, and strategies that may be helpful when communicating about conservation and climate change.

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