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Jana Clark - Environmental Studies

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A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise. - Aldo Leopold

Jana Clark

Jana Clark

KC 213
Spring: Thursday 2:30-3:30. And by appointment.


Course Syllabi


Environmental Conflict Resolution
B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences, International Security and Conflict Resolution and Spanish, San Diego State University, 2006; M.A. International Environmental Policy, Monterey Institute of International Studies, 2012

Jana Clark is an Instructor of Environmental Studies at De Anza College. Born and raised in the Santa Cruz Mountains she has cultivated a passion for the natural world and environmental activism. She holds a Masters in International Environmental Policy with an emphasis in Conflict Resolution from the Monterey Institute of International Studies and a BA from San Diego State University in International Security and Conflict Resolution with an emphasis in Environmental Security. Through her work in environmental policy and advocacy she has led the fight for sustainable city building in San Diego with Save Our Forest and Ranchlands, a watchdog group committed to defending the San Diego backcountry against urban sprawl. Today she continues this effort by serving as Secretary of the Board for the Cleveland National Forest Foundation, a nonprofit group dedicated to preserving the plants, animals and other natural resources of the Southern California Mountains.

She joined the Environmental Studies team at De Anza College four years ago. In addition to teaching, she works with the Coyote Valley Landscape Institute to identify, study, and protect the critical wildlife linkages in the Central Coast Region. Jana's passion for the environment extends to inspiring other young people to get involved in local environmental issues.

Fall 2015
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Summer 2015
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Environmental Studies

Last Updated: 7/10/14