Weekend Voices 8/09/08 “Hear Again”

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell
TOPIC: Rebroadcast of two environmental programs from 1998: Environmental Notebook and A Wildlife Journal (as part of WERU’s 20th Anniversary “Hear Again” series)

Why may boycotts of rainforest wood products be counterproductive?  What are some other economic appraoches to helping to preserve rainforests?  What benefits do spiders have ecologically?

Professor Richard Jagels, Univesity of Maine
Dr. Daniel Jennings (retired) U.S. Forest Servcie
Cynthia Jennings, Orono Public Library
Laurie Rose, Orono Public Library