WILD ROOTS

EP 11: NATURE UNBROKEN: Reconnecting The Wildways

August 05, 2019 Episode 11
WILD ROOTS
EP 11: NATURE UNBROKEN: Reconnecting The Wildways
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WILD ROOTS
EP 11: NATURE UNBROKEN: Reconnecting The Wildways
Aug 05, 2019 Episode 11
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Show Notes

We speak with Michael Dax, the New Mexico Representative for Defenders of Wildlife in Santa Fe about the Wildlife Corridors Act. Michael was instrumental in helping to pass legislation in the New Mexico Legislature to establish and protect wildlife corridors, and has been deeply involved in legislative efforts to modernize wildlife management in the state.

Before moving to New Mexico, Michael has worked in the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone National Parks as a trail groomer and tour guide. Michael also earned a master’s degree in environmental history from the University of Montana where he began work on his book, Grizzly West, which focuses on the attempt to reintroduce grizzly bears to the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness in Montana and Idaho.

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LINKS:
New Mexico’s Wildlife Corridors Act: A path toward success (Rewilding.org article written by Michael Dax)
Support The Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act
Grizzly West (Michael's Book)