There was a time not so long ago, says Sharon Treat, when environmental initiatives almost always took the form of mandates handed down by lawmakers. Green was merely a color, not a movement. Business and industry saw environmentalists as the enemy—and vice versa.
Times have changed.
"Far and Near: The conservation movement is taking hold in unexpected sectors, and Colby Alumni are at the forefront, from Tanzania to Maine,"
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