Our Once and Future Planet

Nov 13 2014 - 7:00pm
Gamble Auditorium

Veteran investigative reporter Paddy Woodworth has spent years traveling the globe and talking with people—scientists, politicians, and ordinary citizens—who are working on the front lines of the battle against environmental degradation.

Our Once and Future Planet delivers a fascinating account of one of the most impressive areas of current environmental innovation: ecological restoration. Veteran investigative reporter Paddy Woodworth has spent years traveling the globe and talking with people—scientists, politicians, and ordinary citizens—who are working on the front lines of the battle against environmental degradation. His firsthand field reports and interviews with participants reveal the promise, power, and limitations of restoration.

"Woodworth provides delightful descriptive passages about his travels, which balance the theory-heavy sections. An important text for scientists and policy makers as well as laypersons with an interest in supporting biodiversity on our planet." — Publishers Weekly