In this extended interview, Peter Kareiva, the former chief scientist at The Nature Conservancy and new head of the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA, talks about the connections between conservation science and cities. Among other topics, Kareiva discusses the importance of communications and creating shared values to help the public understand the urgency and potential of conservation and science.
The Boom Interview: A conservation scientist at home in a megacity
Peter Kareiva is the director of the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at the University California, Los Angeles. Before coming to UCLA, he was the chief scientist and vice president of The Nature Conservancy.
- Views Icon Views
- PDF LinkPDF
- Share Icon Share
- Search Site
Peter Kareiva; The Boom Interview: A conservation scientist at home in a megacity. Boom 1 September 2015; 5 (3): 32–41. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.3.32
Download citation file: