This report details the findings from an experimental survey of 2,600 registered voters designed to identify values that elevate public support for the environmental health field and its work. The experiment finds that, of five values tested, Fairness Between Places proved highly effective in bridging gaps between expert and public understandings about environmental health.
People, Polar Bears, and the Potato Salad: Mapping the Gaps Between Expert and Public Understandings of Environmental Health
People don't know the term 'environmental health' - and think it must have something to do with keeping our planet clean and green. How can we reframe?
Getting to the Heart of the Matter: Using Metaphorical and Causal Explanation to Increase Public Understanding of Climate and Ocean Change
How can we help people understand the science that connects climate change to extreme weather - and to human health? New, tested metaphors can help.
The Media Narrative of Environmental Health
This report analyzes media coverage of the field of environmental health. Dominant media frames related to environmental issues were identified and analyzed.