Valuing Wildlife Along with People & Their Concerns (Geoff York)

Video Shot in: 2022

Geoff York highlights the urgency of facing up to negative impacts on polar bears due to downstream changes, some of which may be irreversible and damaging. He emphasizes the need to consider not just wildlife but also the people in the Arctic and beyond. Geoff believes in framing communications to connect with people’s lives, making them aware of climate threats and encouraging specific actions. Balancing public sympathy with the complexities of conservation, he navigates the challenges of addressing individual cases while focusing on broader population conservation efforts.