Senior ACT adviser and author, Bob Sandford, has been nominated for a Lane Anderson Award for his recent book, North America in the Anthropocene. Congratulations, Bob!

The Lane Andersen awards celebrate the best in Canadian science writing for adults and young readers, and winners receive $10,000. The winners will be announced in September.

In addition to Bob’s work with ACT, he is the EPCOR Chair in Water and Climate Security for the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment, and Health. He co-authored the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and has also published previous books including Storm Warning: Water and Climate Security in a Changing World, in 2015.

With ACT, Bob’s most recent book is The Climate Nexus: Water, Food, Energy and Biodiversity in a Changing World. The sequel to this book will be released shortly.

Read more about the Lane Anderson award nominees here.