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An informative and lively opportunity for listeners of all ages to learn about and raise awareness of contemporary challenges in wildlife and environmental conservation, both in Africa and parallels in the U.S., while also providing direct avenues to a variety of projects to personally take action and get involved.

An informative and lively opportunity for listeners of all ages to learn about and raise awareness of contemporary challenges in wildlife and environmental conservation, both in Africa and parallels in the U.S., while also providing direct avenues to a variety of projects to personally take action and get involved.
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Location:

Aspen, CO

Networks:

VoiceAmerica

Description:

An informative and lively opportunity for listeners of all ages to learn about and raise awareness of contemporary challenges in wildlife and environmental conservation, both in Africa and parallels in the U.S., while also providing direct avenues to a variety of projects to personally take action and get involved.

Twitter:

@wildize

Language:

English

Contact:

PO Box 3078 Aspen, CO 81612 (970) 923-1795


Episodes

Facing Day Zero with Ashwell Glasson

2/19/2018
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We’ve been here before. At every convention of parties from Kyoto to Paris, from Millennium Development and Sustainability Goals to CITES, to Climate Talks by our worlds leading conservationists and scientists, we fail to fully commit to cleaning up our individual and collective act.

Duration:01:00:09

Humane Washing vs Animal Wellbeing with Marc Bekoff

2/12/2018
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In his new book, ‘Animals' Agenda: Freedom, Compassion, and Coexistence in the Human Age’ my guest Marc Bekoff and I converse on the science of animal-welfare versus animal well-being.

Duration:01:00:52

Encore: A Nose For Data- Working Dogs for Conservation with Megan Parker and Pete Coppolillo

2/5/2018
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To save wildlife, we can start by saving a dog. Thousands of high energy dogs that don’t make good pets, are stuck in shelters.

Duration:00:58:24

Finding Inspiration with Lori Robinson

1/29/2018
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With thirty to fifty percent of all species vanishing by mid-century, scientists call this the sixth extinction.

Duration:00:55:52

Encore: Rewilding Our Hearts with Marc Bekoff

1/22/2018
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Rewilding has long been a conservation term for connectivity and creating corridors for wildlife movement.

Duration:00:57:35

The Will to Change with Stephen Capra

1/8/2018
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While much of the world of conservation today is focused on hot-spots and mega fauna elsewhere around the world, we are forgetting that the United States of America is losing it’s biodiversity and the wild lands that hold much of it: Our Federal public lands.

Duration:00:58:05

Encore: OS X World Version Update Conservation 2.0 with Ashwell Glasson

1/1/2018
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Today’s conversation with my guest Ashwell Glasson gives provides us with a view of the scale and scope of the challenges we are facing in securing biodiversity.

Duration:00:58:13

A Brave New World- Akashinga with Damien Mander

12/11/2017
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Today’s program with Damien Mander, IAPF began on the day after Mugabe resigned and amidst jubilation in the streets of Harare as Zimbabwe swore in a new interim President.

Duration:01:00:27

Zimbabwe - A Pathway For Leadership with Johnny Rodrigues

12/4/2017
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Africa is changing. Most recent headlines are Zimbabwe.

Duration:00:55:06

Encore: Corruption Of The Wild With Nick Lynch

11/27/2017
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Zimbabwe: Wildlife and mineral rich, home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World and World Heritage Site.

Duration:00:57:07

Encore: On the Brink

11/20/2017
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Everyday, every year, every moment, we are on the brink: of a new day, a new year, and to be astonished.

Duration:00:57:23

Encore: Trading What's Left of Life

11/13/2017
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Decades of data tells us our world is quickly sliding past tipping points to points of no return. In just the last decade viable populations across the board have or are disappearing. That we not reaching global sustainable development and environmental goals compatible and conducive to the continuance of life as we know it.

Duration:00:56:48

Encore: CITES A Treaty for our Times with Dr. Ronald Orenstein Part 2

11/6/2017
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“For the worst possible reasons, elephants and rhinoceroses are front-page news today, the poster children for the worst excesses of organized wildlife crime.

Duration:00:55:47

Encore: What Is CITES The Long View with Dr. Ronald Orenstein Part 1

10/30/2017
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The recent trend is that CITES is outdated, that it has no teeth, that the very trade in endangered and threatened species is causing them to slip toward extinction.

Duration:00:55:26

Wildlife Protection Solutions with Eric Schmidt

10/23/2017
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Today my guest is Eric Schmidt, Executive Director of Wildlife Protection Solutions a nonprofit who’s mission is to use technology for the conservation of endangered species & ecosystems.

Duration:00:57:10

Encore: A Chat Over Tea, Kenya Style with Will Knocker

10/16/2017
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We’re seeing shifts of time, generations and modernization and technology all over the world, and it’s always a good thing to hear the voices from the rest of the world. My guest today, Will Knocker, joins us from Kenya, overlooking Nairobi National Park. Will has lifetimes of knowledge to share as a third generation Kenyan- and an eloquent ability to share both visions of the past and merge them with the present. Sharing conversations, drawing parralles through the lens of living...

Duration:01:07:15

Let's Get Science Out of the Lab Into The Communities with Dr. Kathy Alexander

10/9/2017
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Transferring data and knowledge gained through research into a journal that sits on a shelf won’t carry us through to creating the interdisciplinary and collaborative results we in the real world-

Duration:00:56:16

Encore: How Do We Value Wildlife with Calvin Cottar

10/2/2017
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New conservation models and strategies are ripe for out of the box thinking to be responsive to the hierarchy of needs and shifts in both multi-use landscapes and various value systems

Duration:01:00:52

Rhinos, Lions and Profits-Selling Out Our Wild with Pieter Kat

9/25/2017
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Rapid changes to our entire earth and our wild species and heritage is happening the world over: from climate change to regulations to law enforcement and models that unfortunately end up promoting continued illegal wildlife trade.

Duration:00:59:27

Encore: For The Love of Lions with Dr. Pieter Kat

9/18/2017
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In a world inundated with captive bred African lions, why are we losing wild lions in Africa? With successful foreign bans against import of

Duration:00:58:34

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