Adena Rissman is a social science and policy professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, focused on conservation policy, its ecological impacts, and social and legal adaptation to environmental change. She published 35 peer-reviewed articles, including 23 on private-land conservation, since 2007. Rissman and collaborators recently completed a survey of over 300 land trusts and governments in the U.S. about maps, GIS, and data sharing. She has a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley.
Organization: University of Wisconsin - Madison