Tia Schwab

Tia Schwab is a news fellow for Stone Pier Press, a San Francisco-based environmental publishing company with a food focus. She recently graduated from Stanford University, where she studied human biology with a concentration in food systems and public health. She was born and raised in Austin, Texas, and she is passionate about using storytelling to create a healthy, just, and sustainable food system.

Articles by this author

When animal manure escapes from CAFOs into nearby water sources, it can have devastating health consequences for people and ecosystems. (Photo: EWG-Waterkeeper Alliance) Views
Thursday, June 20, 2019
The Scary New Math of Factory Farm Waste
It has been almost a year since Hurricane Florence slammed the Carolinas, dumping a record 30 inches of rainfall in some parts of the states. At least 52 people died, and property and economic losses reached $24 billion, with nearly $17 billion in North Carolina alone. Flood waters also killed an...
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