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2019 Wild Utah Project Luncheon

  • I.J. & Jeanné Wagner Jewish Community Center (map)

Exploring the Power and Pitfalls of Storytelling for Conservation

A conversation with Dr. Nalini Nadkarni and Stephen Trimble.

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Dr. Nalini Nadkarni pioneered the study of Costa Rican rain forest canopies. Currently a professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Utah, she’s the author of Between Earth and Sky: Our Intimate Connections to Trees and has delivered TED Talks on “Conserving the Canopy” and “Life Science in Prison.”


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Stephen Trimble often serves as a consultant and writer for the conservation community. He was recognized by Catalyst Magazine as one of 100 “catalysts, inspirators—those who have made our Wasatch Front community a more sustainable, compassionate and vibrant place to live.”