Project Description

Author of Water In Plain Sight: Hope for a Thirsty World and Cows Save the Planet and Other Improbable Ways of Restoring Soil to Heal the Earth

Judith D. Schwartz is a journalist and author whose work looks at soil as a hub for multiple environmental, economic and social challenges—and for solutions. She has reported on this theme for such publications as Scientific American, Conservation, Time, Christian Science Monitor and YaleE360, and speaks on soil, water and climate solutions around the world. She has degrees from Brown University, the Columbia University School of Journalism, and Northwestern (MA Counseling.) Her most recent book is Water In Plain Sight: Hope for a Thirsty World (St. Martin’s Press, 2016). In 2013 she released Cows Save The Planet: And Other Improbable Ways of Restoring Soil to Heal the Earth (Chelsea Green Publishing, 2013).