Manon Verchot

Writer

Expertise

Natural science, Conservation, Wildlife

Education

Columbia University, University of Kent

Introduction

Manon Verchot is a multimedia journalist with a focus on the environment, health, sustainability, and women's rights. She worked as a writer for Treehugger in 2014, writing numerous articles on conservation, endangered wildlife, and natural science.

 

Experience

Verchot has been a staff writer and contributor at the National Audubon Society, the Hindustan Times, ClimateWire, and the Quint. Her work has appeared in Quartz, Huffington Post, Scientific American, The Guardian, and the Queens Gazette. She is currently a digital editor at Mongabay. 

In 2015 she was a Climate Change Reporting Fellow with GroundTruth, covering COP21 in Paris. An avid traveler, Verchot has lived in India, Kenya, Brazil, Indonesia, France, and England. She is now based in New York City. 

 

Education

Verchot completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Kent, United Kingdom. She graduated from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in 2014.

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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