Jackie MM Gonzales

Jackie MM Gonzales, environmental historian

Jackie has a PhD in Environmental History from the University at Albany, SUNY. Her dissertation analyzed a federal coastal conservation in the twentieth century United States. She has worked with the National Park Service in Georgia, Indiana, on Cape Cod, and at Manzanar National Historic Site in Independence, California. Jackie has worked in the policy arena at Parks & Trails New York (PTNY), New York's leading voice for parks and trails, and the Environmental Advocates of New York.

Online:

"Interpreting climate change through human stories at coastal national park sites," History@Work, National Council on Public History, January 2, 2017. 

"Hot Dog Stands and Overcivilized Beaches," The Otter ~ La LoutreNetwork in Canadian History & Environment, October 22, 2014. 

"Aftermath of the storm: How Sandy resurrected a fifty year-old erosion control plan (again)," The Otter ~ La Loutre, Network in Canadian History & Environment, November 14, 2013. Reposted by Environmental Humanities Now, November 15, 2013.

 

Print:

"Leaving with a Kind Heart: Helping Children and Adults with Difficult Topics," Ranger: The Journal of the Association of National Park Rangers, 32, 4 (Fall 2016): 14-15. 

“Ash Wednesday on Fire Island.” New York Archives 13, 2 (Fall 2013): 23-27.

 

News and Press Clippings:

Video Profile, "Cape Cod National Seashore: Profiles in the Park," Paul Freehauf Productions, 2014. 

Interview for Parks & Trails New York re: I Love My Park Day, Capital Tonight, "State of Politics," Time Warner Cable News. May 2, 2014. Available here: http://www.nystateofpolitics.com/2014/05/parks-and-trails-new-york-representatives-preview-i-love-my-park-day/

Quote on behalf of Parks & Trails New York in Tom Schlichter, "Volunteer for I Love My Park Day on Long Island," Newsday, April 25, 2014. 

Rick Carlin, "Peddling Gospel of Peddling: Governor asked to fund bicycle, pedestrian projects," Times Union, January 14, 2014.  

"New York Park Advocacy Group Applauds Cuomo's '14 Plans," The Wall Street Journal, January 9, 2014. 

Photo from Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Chattanooga Times Free Press, June 12, 2011. 

Various reviews and stories, buildaroo.com (no longer active), December 2010 to April 2011.