Republishing Guidelines

In the spirit of our support for open science, we publish our stories and commentaries under the terms of Creative Commons’ Attribution-No Derivatives license. This means you are welcome to republish our stories for free, provided you abide by the following rules:

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  • Do not edit the material, except to reflect relative changes in editorial style. If you do need to make such edits, please contact NCEAS’ communications officer, seifert [at] nceas.ucsb.edu (Jenny Seifert), for approval.
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