Cultural norms of conservation groups

White supremacy culture by Tema Okun

Time for Real Talk About Power, White Privilege, and Conservation, by Jonathan Hahn, Sierra Magazine. About the ongoing challenges of diversity, equity, and inclusion in outdoor spaces.

Jedediah Purdy. August 2015. Environmentalism’s Racist History. The New Yorker Magazine.

Prakash Kashwan, October 2020. Tear Down the Walls: The Racist Roots of Fortress Conservation . The Revelator.

How Green Groups Became So White and What to Do About It, interview with Dorceta Taylor. From the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.

Dorceta Taylor’s latest book on the subject: The Rise of the American Conservation Movement: Power, Privilege, and Environmental Protection.

Diversity in Environmental Organizations Reporting and Transparency by Dorceta Taylor

Are there two different versions of environmentalism, one “white,” one “black”?

Green 2.0 website

Race to Lead: Confronting the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap (this is not specific to the conservation community, but a documentation of racial justice issues across the nonprofit world)

Inequality in American Public Parks

When Public Parks Become a Civil Rights Issue

Is Historical Racial Discrimination a Barrier to U.S. Parks?