Director, Public Lands Campaign, Environment America

Started on staff: 2001
B.A., Oberlin College
Ellen runs campaigns to protect America’s beautiful places, from local beachfronts to remote mountain peaks. Prior to her current role, Ellen worked as the organizing director for Environment America’s Climate Defenders campaign. Ellen lives in Denver, where she likes to hike in Colorado’s mountains.

This country has an incredible legacy of protecting land, and we need to keep building on that

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Moving Beyond Wood Pulp Part 2: Bamboo


Moving Beyond Wood Pulp Part 2: Bamboo

Bamboo is becoming a popular alternative to wood for everything from paper to flooring. We talked with bamboo product producers about the plant’s environmental benefits.

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