Carney & Associates provides publicity services for authors, experts, businesses and nonprofits who are improving our world. We’ve been honored to provide PR services or Radio Media Tours for the following national leaders in science and the sustainability movement.

Alan Weisman

Award-winning journalist and author of the international bestseller The World Without Us, and Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?

Marion Nestle

Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, and Professor of Sociology at New York University. She is the author of numerous books writes the popular blog Food Politics.

Paul Ehrlich, Ph.D.

Bing Professor of Population Studies and President of the Center for Conservation Biology at Stanford University. He is the author of 40 books including The Population Bomb, one of the first books to bring environmental science to the general public.

Andy Revkin

Journalist, wrote the Dot Earth blog for The New York Times and was the senior fellow for environmental understanding at Pace University.

Richard Heinberg

Bestselling author of twelve books and one of the world’s foremost Peak Oil educators. Senior fellow at the Post Carbon Institute. We worked on the following titles:

• The End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economic Reality

• Snake Oil: How Fracking’s False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future

• Post Carbon Reader, Managing the 21st Century Sustainability Crises

David Suzuki, Ph.D.

Internationally renowned scientist, environmentalist, and broadcaster.

We publicized his following titles, published by Greystone:

• David Suzuki: The Autobiography

• Tree: A Life Story

• Good News for a Change

• The Sacred Balance: A Visual Celebration

Jim Motavalli

Freelance environmental journalist, contributor to the New York Times, Car Talk at NPR, Mother Nature Network and, and author. We publicized his following titles:

• High Voltage: The Fast Track to Plug in the Auto Industry, Rodale Books

• Green Living: A Handbook for Living Lightly on the Earth, Plume Books/Penguin Group USA

• Breaking Gridlock: Moving Toward Transportation that Works, Sierra Club Books

Dan Imhoff

Co-founder and director of Watershed Media, award-winning non-profit publisher that produces visually-dynamic, action-oriented books about under-reported environmental issues. Dan is also an artisan food producer and author and has written for 20 years on topics related to ecological sustainability. We worked on the following titles:

• CAFO: The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories

• Food Fight: The Citizen’s Guide to a Food and Farm Bill, 2012

• Post Carbon Reader, Managing the 21st Century Sustainability Crises

• Smart by Nature

• Food Fight: The Citizen’s Guide to a Food and Farm Bill, 2007

Leah Y Parks

Associate editor for and Electricity Daily, and co-author of  All-Electric America: A Climate Solution and the Hopeful Future

Mark Moffett

Ecologist and explorer Mark W Moffett, “the Indiana Jones of entomology,” is a scientist at the Smithsonian Institution and author of Adventures Among Ants: A Global Safari with a Cast of Trillions High Frontier: Exploring the Tropical Rainforest Canopy;  and Face to Face with Frogs.

Alexandra Paul

Environmental activist, and star of Baywatch plus 75 other movies and TV shows.

Andrew Fraknoi

Award-winning astronomer and educator.

Lisa Hymas

Senior editor and co-founder of, the nation’s leading online environmental news organization.

The Center for Biological Diversity

Working through science, law and creative media to secure a future for all species, great or small, hovering on the brink of extinction.

E: The Environmental Magazine

Bimonthly clearinghouse of information, news and resources for people concerned about the earth.

Center for Ecoliteracy

Education for sustainability, Berkeley, CA

Foundation for Deep Ecology

A voice for wild nature, supporting efforts to protect wilderness and wildlife, promote ecological agriculture, and oppose destructive mega-technologies that are accelerating the extinction crisis.

• Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot by Tom Butler, Bill Ryerson, et al

• Energy: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth by Tom Butler, et al

• Fatal Harvest: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture, Andrew Kimbrell, et al

Farr Associates

A Chicago-based firm of optimistic architects and urban designers who help visionaries create the most sustainable buildings and places to embolden leadership and accelerate change.

Island Press

• Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science by Carey Gillam

• Biting the Hands that Feed Us: How Fewer, Smarter Laws Would Make Our Food System More Sustainable by Baylen Linnekin

Where Our Food Comes From: Retracing Vavilov’s Quest to End Famine by Gary Paul Nabhan, Island Press

• Fatal Harvest: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture, Andrew Kimbrell, et al

Population Media Center

Acting for Change

Population Institute

Striving to achieve a world population in balance with a healthy global environment and resource base.

Post Carbon Institute

Leading the transition to a more resilient, equitable, and sustainable world.

Sierra Club Books

Downhill Slide: Why the Corporate Ski Industry Is Bad for Skiing, Ski Towns, and the Environment, by Hal Clifford

University of California Press

Planet Earth: as you’ve never seen it before by Alastair Fothergill, Foreword by David Attenborough

Changing Planet, Changing Health: 
How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and 
What We Can Do About It
 by Paul Epstein, M.D. and Dan Ferber