Science in Advocacy for Wisconsin’s Green Fire
WI Green Fire, May 1, 2018
Using science and professional experience in decision-making while maintaining trust and credibility as a science-based organization
Wisconsin’s Green Fire strives to infuse the best science and professional experience available into decisions on natural resource management to sustain Wisconsin’s natural resources for this generation and generations to come, while maintaining scientific credibility.
These 2018 papers by Gerry Bartelt, former board member of Wisconsin’s Green Fire, explore the role of science in advocacy, and WGF’s approach to be most effective in its specific niche. Advocacy Using Science provides an in-depth analysis supported by the literature. WGF Science and Advocacy summarizes WGF’s role as a credible source of information based on that analysis.