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On Dolphins, Young People & Unintended Consequences: A Conversation with Biologist Dave Phillips

On Dolphins, Young People & Unintended Consequences: A Conversation with Biologist Dave Phillips

Several items in this month's newsletter relate to "anticipating unintended consequences," one of five ecoliterate practices described in our latest book, Ecoliterate: How Educators Are Cultivating Emotional, Social, and Ecological Intelligence. In our featured interview, Earth Island Institute executive director Dave Phillips discusses helping young people make connections such as the link between the dolphins performing in aquarium shows and amusement parks and the fate of thousands of other dolphins around the world: "We're helping to pull back the veil so people can see the effect of the choices they make."

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