Photojournalism and Environmental Stories

Fobes, Natalie
December 2002
Nieman Reports;Winter2002, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p56
Provides information on the use of photojournalism in studying the relationship between people and the environment. Challenges of reporting environmental issues to photojournalists; Effect of the budget cut in environmental reporting on wildlife photographers; Ways to promote better understanding of environmental issues.


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