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Geoff Mosley: “Repaying my Debt – A Conservationist’s Tale”

Janine Kitson, Member of the National Parks Association of NSW

Based on the NPA course presented to the WEA, Sydney on 4 March, 2017.With special thanks to Colong Foundation for Wilderness. 1,559 more words

Nature NSW

Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

Renowned Italian-born conservationist Kuki Gallmann has been shot and injured in an ambush at her conservation park in central Kenya.

The author of the best-selling memoir I Dreamed of Africa was airlifted to hospital for treatment. 71 more words

John Muir Was Born on This Date

John Muir, a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher, and advocate for preserving the wilderness, was born on this date in 1838. California’s Muir Woods National Monument was named in his honor in 1908.

Philosophy

Clayton Lamb - Conservation Conversations

I’m back with another episode of conservation conversations. My interviewee this time is a population ecologist. He’s working on the limits to grizzly bear population growth in British Columbia (BC). 971 more words

Thatbiologist

‘Wasteland’ puts single-use plastic on the map - Surfers Against Sewage

This article has come directly from Surfers Against Sewage’s website, who we are collaborating with to help spread awareness of their Big Spring Beach Clean between this 3rd – 9th April. 383 more words

"But man is a part of nature, and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself."

“But man is a part of nature, and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself.”

— Rachel Carson, biologist, marine biologist, conservationist, environmentalist…

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Sam Williams - Conservation Conversations

Today’s interviewee is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Zoology at the University of Venda, in South Africa. He studies the conservation ecology of large African carnivores and is currently developing a research interest in the ecosystem services provided by carnivores. 1,301 more words

Conservation