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, a Dotdash brand, 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. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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