Ecosystems policy and resources

Our ecosystems experts

David H. Festa David H. Festa Vice President, West Coast and Land, Water, Wildlife
Areas of expertise: Natural resources management and policy, recreational and commercial fishing, clean economic growth, California business and sustainability
Contact David

Rebecca Shaw Rebecca Shaw Associate Vice President
Areas of expertise: Land, Water & Wildlife Programs, rivers and deltas, climate change
Contact Rebecca

Paul Harrison Paul Harrison Senior Director, Water Program
Areas of expertise: Land, Water & Wildlife Program, rivers and deltas
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Eric Holst Eric Holst Senior Director, Working Lands
Areas of expertise: Land, Water & Wildlife Programs, endangered species, forest communities, Safe Harbor
Contact Eric

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Media contacts

  • Mississippi River Delta work
    Elizabeth Van Cleve 202-572-3382 (office)
    202-553-2543 (cell)
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  • Rivers and Habitats work
    Chandler Clay202-572-3312 (office)
    302-598-7559 (cell)
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  • Agriculture and Habitats work
    Chandler Clay202-572-3312 (office)
    302-598-7559 (cell)
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Reports and resources

  • Blueprint 2020
    November 26, 2014
    The Environmental Defense Fund's strategic plan for 2015 to 2020. It is the most ambitious that EDF has ever developed, because today’s complex challenges will require nothing less

    Information about EDF

  • California RIce Offsets Protocol
    October 27, 2014
    California Air Resources Board Rice Cultivation Projects Compliance Offsets Protocol

    Fact Sheet

  • AGU poster
    October 27, 2014
    Greenhouse gas emissions from rice, peanut and millet farms in peninsular India: Effects of water and nitrogen management

    Fact Sheet

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