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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.

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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!

May 22, 2019

Today we continue our discussion with Ashleigh Lutz-Nelson, Assistant Curator of Carnivores for San Francisco Zoo. In Part two we talk about many things but the highlights include: the birth of the two snow leopard cubs at the zoo, the project with the Snow Leopard Conservancy, Ashleigh making the chuff sound!, the zoo's role in conservation, the importance of citizen science and what gives Ashleigh hope.

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5:30 min Discussion of project with International Vet Outreach, San Francisco Zoological Society, and Snow Leopard Conservancy.

10:30 min: conservation fit

11:30 min: the preston project and Ashleigh demonstrates a chuff

19:00 min: Queen of all Tigers in India

21:30 min: Zoo Role in conservation

23:00 min: Outreach projects and information

26:00 min: Citizen science projects

Special thank you to Patricia Dennis Photography and Josanne Virene with their help with these podcast episodes.