National Press Foundation hosts workshop on fishing, conservation challenges [US]

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Specialized Topics

Journalists interested in environmental issues can apply for this training.

The National Press Foundation (NPF) is organizing the workshop "Understanding fishing and conservation challenges" March 17 to 21 in San Francisco and Monterey Bay. This training aims to recharge journalists' reporting on one of today’s most critical issues. 

Participants will learn about the impact of climate change and development on coastal communities and marine health; sustainable fishing practices; offshore drilling; seafood fraud and mislabeling; and more. 

NPF will cover travel, lodging and most meals during the five-day program. 

The deadline is Jan. 22.