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Mike Shanahan


Mike Shanahan is a freelance writer with a doctorate in rainforest ecology. He has lived in a national park in Borneo, bred endangered penguins, investigated illegal bear farms and produced award-winning journalism. He is interested in what people think about nature and our place in it. His freelance journalism includes work published by The Economist, Nature, New Scientist, Scientific American, Mongabay and Ensia. He is the author of Gods, Wasps and Stranglers and maintains a blog called Under the Banyan.

Area of Environmental Journalism Interest
Biodiversity, Climate Change
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