Conservation

PODCAST #37 · KATE & MICHELLE · LET’S GO ON SAFARI… AND SAVING AFRICA’S WILDLIFE

We were so lucky to talk to these two ladies while they were on their book tour together. We talk about the importance of wildlife advocacy...

“SUSTAINABLE” PALM OIL: HAVE WE FOUND WAYS TO DO PALM OIL BETTER YET?

With demand still on the rise, our rainforests are disappearing rapidly, due to palm oil. So we’re going to get straight to the big question...

PODCAST #29 · RAFAEL ROBLES · RURAL VILLAGE SUSTAINABILITY IN TORTUGUERO, COSTA RICA

Rafael Robles is a biologist, researcher and an esteemed leader in the rural town of Tortuguero, Costa Rica. He is passionate about his country and their significant efforts to protect their wild plac...[Read More]

SAVING THE LAST WILD RHINOS | GLOBAL CHANGEMAKERS

Welcome to our FIRST episode of GLOBAL CHANGEMAKERS and this time we're talking Rhino poaching with to Bonné De Bod, the award winning filmmaker and presenter...

PODCAST #14 · NICK MOTT · DEEP ENVIRONMENTAL JOURNALISM & THE THRESHOLD PODCAST

Nick Mott is an outdoor guy! He is also a conservationist, climber and environmental journalist. He is the Assistant Producer for Threshold, the beautifully produced Podcast which uses” stories to exp...[Read More]

CONSCIOUS ART AND ONE LOVE: LOUIS MASAI’S ART IS CREATING CHANGE AROUND THE WORLD

Louis has always loved animals. Growing up in Surrey, England (on a green belt) he loved walking in the woods and his room was covered in pictures of animals. Born to parents who were artists themselv...[Read More]

PODCAST #10 · LOUIS MASAI · CHANGING HEARTS AND MINDS WITH CONSCIOUS ART

This interview with Louis Masai is one of our favorites, a “real” and authentic discussion with someone who really, truly cares about the environment and has dedicated his career to communicating crit...[Read More]

MARKET-BASED CONSERVATION SOLUTIONS AND HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS TAKING THEM TO THE NEXT LEVEL

With blockchain becoming more commonly used to make large transactions in various digital currencies, there is an opportunity to build in the environmental cost of a product at the individual product ...[Read More]

VLOG 05: ROAD TRIPPING, EASTER, ZERO WASTE, YELLOWSTONE AND ANIMAL NOISES

This last week has been super busy on our 6-month adventure (interviewing incredible people working in sustainability, conservation and life hacking)! We were road tripping from Reno to Twin Falls, Id...[Read More]

BIRDING IN FAIA BRAVA: A VULTURE EXPERIENCE WITH WILDLIFE PORTUGAL

Fernando Romão is the founder of Wildlife Portugal, a specialist nature and eco-tourism business offering various activities in Portugal’s National Network of protected areas. We were lucky enough to ...[Read More]

THE FAIA BRAVA TALE: BUILDING A PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE FROM SCRATCH & EMPOWERING RURAL PORTUGUESE COMMUNITIES

We met Ana in her guesthouse in the beautiful town of Castelo Rodrigo where she gave us an overview of the area and how it supports the local community. We then went on to spend a full day with Fernan...[Read More]

VLOG 04: SKATING, WILD TURKEY, TAHOE HIKING & GUESS THE ARTIST?

Hey y'all! This week of our 6-month adventure (interviewing incredible people working in sustainability and conservation) was jam-packed! We flew from NYC to Toronto and went ice skating (can't get m...[Read More]

VLOG 03: NYC, THE IMPOSSIBLE BURGER, BLOCKCHAIN, PODCAST!

Here's VLOG No.3 folks! We discuss our latest movements on our 6-month journey and chat briefly about our interviews with incredible, passionate and inspiring people working in sustainability and cons...[Read More]

A EUROPEAN SAFARI AND THE REWILDING OF THE ABRUZZO NATIONAL PARK: AN ECOTOURISM SUCCESS STORY

Stumbling across the ecotourism company, Wildlife Adventures was a bit of a serendipity. In 2017 on a flight, Joy found an article on the successful rewilding efforts in Europe and the positive impact...[Read More]

THE ROLE OF ART IN CONNECTING WITH NATURE – THROUGH THE LENS OF TIM FLACH

As animal lovers, Lyall and I were thrilled to visit Tim in his London based studio. We discussed a range of topics including his evolution as a photographer and artist, his fascination with the relat...[Read More]

PODCAST #02 · TIM FLACH · BRIDGING THE DIVIDE BETWEEN ANIMALS AND HUMANS THROUGH IMAGERY

Tim Flach is a world renowned photographer. His body of work, which includes 5 published books (Endangered 2017, Evolution, 2013, More than Human, 2012, Dogs Gods, 2010 and Equus, 2008), focuses on a ...[Read More]

SUSTAINABLE JUNGLE PART 2: OUR NEXT BIG ADVENTURE

It’s been about six months since we started blogging on Sustainable Jungle. Learning about and practicing (read: trying to practice!) sustainable living certainly has had its ups and downs. But we’ve ...[Read More]

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