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The George Washington University
When it comes to teaching youth, courses in environmental education are just as important as health, language, science, and technology. This wildlife children's book, for the kids at a South African primary school, helped students practice English.

(Illustration by William Bock)

George Washington University
Wildlife trafficking is a grave problem across the United States. In this story, an endangered ornate box turtle is trafficked across state lines and is saved by law enforcement and the Department of Justice Environmental Crimes Section.

Maya van Rossum, shown here at an event in 2014, recently released a new book called “Green Amendment: Securing Our Right to a Healthy Environment.” (Chesapeake Climate/Creative Commons)

State University College at Buffalo
Maya van Rossum has been the leader of the Delaware Riverkeeper Network since 1994. Planet Forward sat down with her to discuss her new book, “Green Amendment.”