Environmental Journalism

These are the links to stories about the environment and climate change produced by students in the capstone course — Environmental Journalism.  Click on the links and it will take you to the website envtjour.uga.edu.



Georgia Environmental Budget on the Back Burner?
Posted on Tuesday November 07, 2017

  At first glance, the environmental budget chart on ballotpedia.org makes Georgia look deprived of natural resource spending compared to its neighboring states. The chart [...]

Journey of Organic Foods
Posted on Tuesday October 31, 2017

Carter Dodd is a local farmer at the Diamond  Hill Farm in Hull, Georgia. He spends most of his days harvesting produce to be sold [...]

Fur and the Fashion Industry: While Some Move Away, Others Do Not
Posted on Monday October 30, 2017

Earlier this month Gucci, a major luxury fashion brand, announced it would stop using animal fur. While most apparel stores in Athens have moved away [...]

How You Can Be the Food to Your Food
Posted on Tuesday October 24, 2017

The official definition of Compost is — a decayed mixture of plants that is used to improve the soil in a garden “It’s just a [...]

Adding Colours to Georgia Highways: Roadside Wildflower Program on Highway 316
Posted on Tuesday October 24, 2017

Drivers commuting between Athens and the Atlanta area have probably noticed the sea of colours along the median of Highway 316. As you are about [...]

Rising Temperatures Mean Rising Prices
Posted on Tuesday October 24, 2017

The price of fruits and vegetables has increased in the recent years and experts say it is because of climate change. According to the Environmental [...]

Achoo! Fall harvest brings pollen allergies to the table
Posted on Tuesday October 24, 2017

For Stellah Indiya food allergies have always been a part of daily life. She started developing allergies to more fruits in her adolescence and at [...]

Carbon, Costs and Congress
Posted on Tuesday October 24, 2017

You pay to have your trash removed from your home. Companies are charged heavy fines if they do not comply to the standard rules regarding [...]

Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970

Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970