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Air travel in academia

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Important motivations for scientists to fly less are to lead by example, and to be more credible when communicating to the public on climate change.<ref name="Fois 2016"/> These motivations are particularly important in the case of climate scientists.
A 2016 survey has found that climate researchers' carbon footprints have a large effect on their credibility, and on participants' intentions to reduce their personal energy consumption.<ref name="Rosen 2017"/><ref name="Attari 2016"/>
===Voluntary reduction in air travel===
<ref name="Attari 2016">{{cite journal | last=Attari | first=Shahzeen Z. | last2=Krantz | first2=David H. | last3=Weber | first3=Elke U. | title=Statements about climate researchers’ carbon footprints affect their credibility and the impact of their advice | journal=Climatic Change | publisher=Springer Science and Business Media LLC | volume=138 | issue=1-2 | date=2016-06-16 | issn=0165-0009 | doi=10.1007/s10584-016-1713-2 | pages=325–338}}</ref>
<ref name="Fois 2016">{{cite journal | last=Fois | first=Mauro | last2=Cuena-Lombraña | first2=Alba | last3=Fristoe | first3=Trevor | last4=Fenu | first4=Giuseppe | last5=Bacchetta | first5=Gianluigi | title=Reconsidering alternative transportation systems to reach academic conferences and to convey an example to reduce greenhouse gas emissions | journal=History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences | publisher=Springer Science and Business Media LLC | volume=38 | issue=4 | year=2016 | issn=0391-9714 | doi=10.1007/s40656-016-0126-x | page=}}</ref>
<ref name="Rosen 2017">{{cite journal | last=Rosen | first=Julia | title=Sustainability: A greener culture | journal=Nature | publisher=Springer Science and Business Media LLC | volume=546 | issue=7659 | year=2017 | issn=0028-0836 | doi=10.1038/nj7659-565a | pages=565–567}}</ref>
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