What’s going on with old growth forests?

Jun 30, 2023

Kate and Aaron are joined by Dr. Dominick DellaSala, Chief Scientist at Wild Heritage, a project of the Earth Island Institute, to talk about the Biden administration’s efforts to protect old growth and mature forests. They also touch on reducing wildfire risk through forest management. Dr. DellaSala is the author of over 300 science papers on forest and fire ecology, conservation biology, endangered species management, and landscape ecology.



Hosts: Kate Groetzinger & Aaron Weiss 

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Music: Purple Planet

Featured image: Western Hemlock, USDA