Penguins on the beach - photo by Casey Allen - photo by Casey Allen


Voices for Biodiversity Showcased in The Taos News

- Mar 24, 2011

The Taos News column NATURE ONLINE printed: "Voices for Biodiversity, a nonprofit online magazine, was launched in October to educate people about their connection to the natural world through articles, interviews, photos, videos and other multimedia. Among the topics explored so far are the introduction of wolves in Idaho, the return of the Aplomado falcon to New Mexico, and how conservation programs inspire young people to care about nature. Photo galleries include one on the Galapagos Islands. Tara Waters Lumpkin, an environmental and medical anthropologist, founded Voices for Biodiversity in 2009. The nonprofit continues to operate entirely through volunteers and generous benefactors."

Voices for Biodiversity Praised by Assistant Director of the Discovery Center at Miami University

- Mar 22, 2011

James Byerly Ed., Assistant Director for iDiscovery curriculum at the Discovery Center at Miami University, recently emailed Voices for Biodiversity saying we have a very interesting and unique perspective. He also praised Voices for Biodiversity's great collection of articles. He particularly loved Studying Visitors at the Gorilla Exhibit at Woodland Park Zoo.  James Byerly runs the online science/math teacher PD program at iDiscovery with the University of Miami and has recommended Voices for Biodiversity to teachers as a source of seminar prompts.

The International Primatological Society Praises Voices for Biodiversity

- Feb 26, 2011

The International Primatological Society praises Voices of Biodiversity as an innovative magazine taking an anthropological approach to biodiversity loss. 

Biodiversity Art Project SEED Taos Amazed by Voices for Biodiversity

- Feb 18, 2011

Mandy Stapleford from SEED recently praised Voices for Biodiversity in an email stating, "your project looks amazing. Your philosophy of us all being part of the planet and not separate... is a personal passionate belief of my own." Ms. Stapleford is sharing Voices for Biodiversity with her cohorts and looks forward to following Voices for Biodiversity's progress.

Voices for Biodiversity Showcased in Off the Radar

- Feb 18, 2011

Voices for Biodiversity is to alter perceptions and break down the walls we have created between humans, the environment and the species it contains. This ezine wants us to recognize that we are all part of an intricate web of life.

Voices for Biodiversity Makes Headlines with the American Anthropological Association

- Feb 09, 2011

Voices for Biodiversity promotes biodiversity conservation through shared knowledge and experience. The nonprofit online magazine takes an anthropological approach to biodiversity loss, exploring the place of humans in the global ecosystem. The goal of the writers and editors of Voices for Biodiversity is to educate the public about the need to slow the global rate of biodiversity loss by enhancing public awareness of and connection to the natural environment through articles, interviews, photo galleries, video galleries and other multimedia.

Voices for Biodiversity operates at the cutting edge of conservation understanding that before individuals will change their actions, they must first change their perceptions. As an educational online ezine, Voices for Biodiversity is a catalyst that inspires this change.