• Chris studies a tranquilized Tenrec, an animal often caught for meat in Madagascar.
  • Thoreau Scholar Skylar Behr prepares a test sample in a lab.
  • Thoreau Scholar Katrina Malakhoff SCUBA dives in a coral reef.
  • Thoreau Scholar Ross Lieb-Lappen views penguins in Antarctica.
  • Thoreau Scholars review a field manual onboard a sailboat as part of a Sea Education Experience (SEA) program.

The Henry David Thoreau Foundation is a charitable trust that propels environmental leadership across disciplines. Through scholarships and grants we strengthen the ability of undergraduate students and professors to pursue collective study of environmental issues and promote more creative action.

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We are thrilled to be working with College of the Atlantic (COA) on their 2016-2017 Faculty Grant Program "Henry David Thoreau Environmental Leaders Initiative." Read more about this...Read more