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BeProvided Conservation Radio

BeProvided Conservation Radio takes you from the Santa Cruz Mountains to Africa with expert interviews in wildlife biology, conservation, environmental education, nature writing, nature art/photography, eco tourism and much much more.  Learn how you can help close to home and worldwide to protect our natural world.

On episodes before 2021-

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Introduction and Outro done by friend of the podcast, Dale Willman, award winning journalist! Thank you Dale for this wonderful contribution!

Aug 29, 2017

Like many of us passionate about wildlife, Gautam left a perfectly good job of 20 years as an IT consultant with Accenture to devote his life and career to seek out alternative approaches to support wildlife conservation. He is now combining his passion with his technical experience in the creation of The Internet...

Aug 22, 2017

Asher Jay is an international adventurer and public figure whose compelling paintings, sculptures, installations, animations, ad campaigns, and films all have a single purpose: to incite global action on behalf of wildlife conservation. 

Asher's travels to the frontline have made her witness and story-teller,...

Aug 16, 2017

Today our special guest is Paige Seitz, she is the livestock guarding dog coordinator at the Cheetah Conservation Fund. I was able to interview Paige outside the café of the CCF Center, so you may hear some people, birds and clanging of pans in the background! I enjoyed getting to know Paige and I fell in love with...

Aug 15, 2017



Jen Michelsen serves the San Lorenzo Valley Water District as Environmental Programs Manager, a position she has held since 2014. Jen also serves as a director on three boards, including the Santa Cruz Mountains Bioregional Council, Safe Water International, and Fire Safe Santa Cruz County Council and is a member of...

Aug 8, 2017


Brett Byers talks about tropical rainforest conservation and management. Learn how deforestation and poor forest management is contributing to global warming. Learn how tropical rainforests, say in the Amazon, effect weather patterns here in the US.

Brett has been a venture capitalist for the past 20 years,...