Circle of Blue

Circle of Blue was founded in 2000 by leading journalists and scientists, Circle of Blue provides relevant, reliable, and actionable on-the-ground information about the world’s resource crises.With an intense focus on water and its relationships to food, energy, and health, Circle of Blue has created a breakthrough model of front-line reporting, data collection, design, and convening that has evolved with the world’s need to spur new methodology in science, collaboration, innovation, and response.


Étage is a team of thinkers, creators and producers that engage audiences with world changing ideas. Co-Founders Sophia Larroque and Chris Fitzgerald share a passion for storytelling through live events, meetings and award-winning visual media.

They combine the strategic and creative approach of a creative communications agency with on-the-ground execution capabilities. Their ability to articulate complex concepts through a layered platform of words, media and graphics creates an audience experience that is powerful and memorable.


Pontificum Consilium de Cultura


Media Collaborators


Education Collaborators

Texas A&M University
Ball State University
Project WET Foundation

Water News Resources