Paul Berne Burow is a Ph.D. student in the School of the Environment and Department of Anthropology who studies the cultural dynamics of environmental change, Indigenous environmental justice, and rural social inequality in North America. Paul’s dissertation research examines how Indigenous nations and rural communities are impacted by changing ecosystems tied to land-use practices, climate change, and settler colonialism in the Great Basin (Nevada and California). He received a B.A. in International Relations and Economics from the University of California, Davis, an M.E.Sc. in Forestry & Environmental Science from Yale, and an M.Phil. in Anthropology from Yale.