The ecologist using storytelling to reconnect people with nature

Episode 3 August 09, 2018 00:30:08
The ecologist using storytelling to reconnect people with nature
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The ecologist using storytelling to reconnect people with nature
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Show Notes

We talk to Lisa Schneidau, author of Botanical Folk Tales, a new book which seeks to reconnect people with the joy, wonder and horror of nature.

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