The Ag & Water Desk is seeking a part-time, remote data journalist to support our coverage of water, agriculture, climate and environmental issues inside the Mississippi River basin.
The series, available to publish for free, looks at how the Mississippi River basin is adapting to increased rainfall.
The journalists at newsrooms across the basin will begin work June 1 as part of Report for America, a national journalism service program.
Ropeik brings a decade of experience covering the environment for public radio stations and regional collaboratives across the country.
Partnership will help important environmental news reach the widest possible audience.
Seven seasoned journalists have been selected to mentor and lead our team.
The newly-formed Mississippi River Basin Ag & Water Desk is seeking a part-time Assistant Director to help us deepen coverage of underreported stories throughout the basin and increase public awareness…