KUNM

Recreating Aldo Leopold's Soundscape

Jan 12, 2015

Aldo Leopold and his dog.
Credit Forest History Societ

Wed. 01/14 8a: Each morning, the conservationist Aldo Leopold took meticulous notes of the dawn bird chorus heard at his Wisconsin cabin. A team from the University of Wisconsin have used Leopold’s journals to recreate the soundscape that Leopold heard in 1940. Professor Stanley Temple talks about the project and Leopold’s influence on the environmental movement.

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