James Mwenda climbs into the passenger seat of our Land Cruiser, a bushel of carrots swinging from his hand. “Jambo,” he says, flashing us a wide smile. “Ready to go?” When first welcoming our student group to Ol Pejeta Conservancy’s Endangered Species Facility, Mwenda warned us that our morning with him would be one of... Keep reading
Sarah Grace Wheedleton
George Mason UniversityContributor
I am an Environmental and Sustainability Studies student at George Mason University with a passion for conservation. I spent a semester at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation to grow as a scientist and communicator, and am now applying those skills to contribute to the preservation of the biodiversity of the United States as a fellow with the U.S. Geological Survey.