Episode 13: Camilla Fox from Project Coyote
Camilla Fox is the founder and executive director of Project Coyote, a national non-profit organization that promotes compassionate conservation and coexistence between people and wildlife through education, science, and advocacy.
With over 20 years of experience working on behalf of wildlife and wildlands and a Masters degree in wildlife ecology, policy, and conservation, Camilla’s work has been featured in The New York Times, the BBC, NPR, Orion, National Geographic, and Mother Jones.
Camilla has authored more than 70 publications and is co-author of two books: Coyotes in Our Midst and Cull of the Wild. She also co-produced the companion award-winning documentary Cull of the Wild ~ The Truth Behind Trapping and director and producer of KILLING GAMES ~ Wildlife in the Crosshairs– a documentary film released in 2017 with the aim of ending wildlife killing contests in the U.S.
- Wildlife killing contests
- A non-protected class of animals including coyote, prairie dog, bobcat, raven, and several others which can be killed on site, in contests, and is unmonitored in almost every state.
- How you can get involved in your state to support the work of Project Coyote in ending wildlife killing contests.
Director of Digital Outreach (D.O.D.O.) for The Rewilding Institute
Host and Producer of the Rewilding Earth Podcast
Jack started Rewilding work as Executive Director of Sky Island Alliance in the mid-1990’s, organizing the Sky Island Wildlands Network design, ripping up illegal roads on forest service lands, installing wolf acclimatization pens on Ted Turner’s Ladder Ranch & conducting howling surveys to help make way for the final stage of the Lobo reintroduction program in the Southwest.
Through the years, Jack has worked with Dave Foreman and the Rewilding Gang to further Rewilding initiatives and education.