Jeff Kart

Writer

Expertise

Environment, Policy, Natural Resources

Education

Michigan State University, University of Illinois

Introduction

Jeff Kart is a writer, editor, journalist, and blogger who covered a variety of environmental issues for Treehugger. He is currently the executive editor for the International Joint Commission and writes for Forbes and other publications.

Experience

Kart is an environmental writer based in Michigan. Along with his writing for Treehugger, he spent 14 years at The Bay City Times with a focus on environmental reporting. He now serves as the executive editor for the International Joint Commission, the U.S.-Canada treaty-based organization that regulates, studies and oversees boundary water issues affecting the two countries. He also covers green startups and NGOs in the environmental space for Forbes. His writing has appeared in Earthzine, Midwest Energy News, and CleanTechnica.

 

 

Education

Kart has a bachelors in journalism from Michigan State University and a masters in environmental studies from the University of Illinois.

Treehugger and Dotdash

Our mission at Treehugger is to provide advice, clarity, and inspiration for both the eco-savvy and the green living novice. We hope our content gives you the confidence to purchase a better dishwasher, build a green beauty routine, or simply learn more about the world around you.

Treehugger is part of the Dotdash family.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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