Environmental Outlook: Wildlife In Suburbia

Deer in Carson City, Nev.
 - Image used under Creative Commons from Flickr user ScottSchrantz

Deer in Carson City, Nev.

Image used under Creative Commons from Flickr user ScottSchrantz

Environmental Outlook: Wildlife In Suburbia

Diane and her guests discuss backyard wildlife and how well we are managing our animal neighbors.

In some parts of the United States, humans and animals are living in closer proximity than ever before. While this presents an opportunity for people to experience the natural world closer to home, for many, these animals are little more than a nuisance. Diane and her guests discuss backyard wildlife and how well we are managing our animal neighbors.

Guests

Jim Sterba

author of "Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds"

Daniel Ashe

director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Read An Excerpt

Adapted from the book "Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds" by Jim Sterba. Copyright © 2012 by Jim Sterba. Published by Crown, a division of Random House, Inc.

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