Starting Lines is a publication of the University of California at Santa Barbara Writing Program, and it is dedicated to publishing the best work that students produce in Linguistics 10, Writing 1, and Writing 2. Every year for the last 13 years, Starting Lines has been published, and you can depend on it being published next year by Hayden McNeil, our new publishing partner.
Therefore, NCEAS is initiating an EcoEssay as a forum for new ecological ideas. NCEAS will invite innovative and synthetic ecological thinkers to write an essay for these pages two times a year, and then commission several reviews of the topic. In addition, we've created an interactive discussion forum that will allow participants to debate the merit of the current EcoEssay and topics that.