Rewilding landscapes for sustainable ecosystems

Snake River IdahoASU-Conservation International Postdoctoral Research Associate Krista Kemppinen, was recently interviewed by KJZZ News, Phoenix's NPR member station, about an article published in Science journal titled “Rewilding complex ecosystems.” The practice of rewilding is an approach in the restoration of human-altered landscapes that seeks to promote self-sustaining ecosystems with minimal human intervention. In the context of the current extinction crisis, both the protection of wild landscapes and their restoration are urgently needed. Click here to listen to the radio story.