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Podcast Episode 01: Connecting with Kathleen Godfrey

Listen to the episode here: https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/6anxem/Episode1_ConnectingConservationPodcast.mp3 Written by Kathleen Godfrey Heading into my fieldwork in the Maasai communities of Olkiramatian and Shompole in May 2017, I was focused on conservation as an idea, as a practice, and as an industry. On day one with…

What is “Conservation”?

What does the word “conservation” mean? If we take an etymological approach, we find its roots in the late 14th century noun conservacioun, or the ‚Äúpreservation of health and soundness, maintenance in good condition, act of guarding or keeping with care,” from the Latin…