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Your insider scoop on all things cool, green and wild in metropolitan South Australia.Do you want or have a career in South Australia’s environmental sector? Then this podcast is for you!
We are your enviro-exclusive on the people, projects and news of metropolitan SA.
The Green Adelaide Podcast is hosted by our Communications Manager, Melissa Martin.
On each episode she'll interview a local enviro-expert. From leaders and ecologists to planners and marketers to understand their career journey in and around the sector, as well as breakdown top environmental matters.
We’re not your regular environmental podcast, we’re your cool cultural podcast. How we live with our environment in Adelaide is a culture that we must talk about.
Subscribe via your favourite platform so you'll get new episode alerts. We’ll publish new episodes at the end of each month.

Green Adelaide Podcast Melissa Martin

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Your insider scoop on all things cool, green and wild in metropolitan South Australia.Do you want or have a career in South Australia’s environmental sector? Then this podcast is for you!
We are your enviro-exclusive on the people, projects and news of metropolitan SA.
The Green Adelaide Podcast is hosted by our Communications Manager, Melissa Martin.
On each episode she'll interview a local enviro-expert. From leaders and ecologists to planners and marketers to understand their career journey in and around the sector, as well as breakdown top environmental matters.
We’re not your regular environmental podcast, we’re your cool cultural podcast. How we live with our environment in Adelaide is a culture that we must talk about.
Subscribe via your favourite platform so you'll get new episode alerts. We’ll publish new episodes at the end of each month.

    Ep 9 RERUN: w/ Prof Chris Daniels and Brenton Grear + rewilding + platypus + River Torrens + environmental industry + career

    Ep 9 RERUN: w/ Prof Chris Daniels and Brenton Grear + rewilding + platypus + River Torrens + environmental industry + career

    To mark the leap year today (29 Feb), we have a re-run of our most popular episode to date with the leaders Green Adelaide Prof Chris Daniels and Green Adelaide Director Brenton Grear chatting the concept of rewilding in Adelaide, the River Torrens and the dream of reintroducing platypus to the River Torrens / Karrawirra Pari one day soon.
    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental sector. 
    Learn more about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 28 min
    Ep 8: w/ John Zeppel | Town of Walkerville | Becoming a Councillor/Deputy Mayor + environmental passion + building a sustainable home

    Ep 8: w/ John Zeppel | Town of Walkerville | Becoming a Councillor/Deputy Mayor + environmental passion + building a sustainable home

    For this episode, we’ll be talking to the recently appointed Deputy Mayor of the Town of Walkerville, which is one of SA’s 17 metropolitan councils, and his name is John Zeppel. 
    John runs an ICT business and has a passion for sustainability and the environment. His environmental passion pushed him in the direction to become a Councillor and more recently the Deputy Mayor where he chairs the Town of Walkerville’s Sustainability Committee. 

    Learn about his unique journey into the South Australian environmental sector with some top tips if you'd like to take your enviro passion to represent your community. 
    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental sector. 
    Learn more about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 37 min
    Ep 7: w/ Jason Van Weenen | Talking grey-headed flying foxes in metro Adelaide

    Ep 7: w/ Jason Van Weenen | Talking grey-headed flying foxes in metro Adelaide

    On this episode we'll be chatting with SA's local bat expert and the Team Leader of Urban Biodiversity at Green Adelaide Jason Van Weenen about Adelaide's new-ish population of grey-headed flying foxes. All your flying fox questions will be answered, including why they aren't just called bats.

    If you are intrigued by Jason's love of iNaturalist. You can get involved today. You'll contribute to local environmental science knowledge by signing up to iNat and recording your nature observations. Explore their website: www.inaturalist.org
    "iNat is where I'm at!"

    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental sector. 
    We feature the experts, including the leaders and ecologists to the planners and marketers to chat the people, projects, and news of SA that you, our enviro-listeners, must know about.
    I’m your host Melissa Martin and I’m the Communications Manager at Green Adelaide who loves red-tailed black cockatoos.

    Learn more about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 43 min
    Ep 6: w/ Lisien Loan | Talking wildlife ethics and permits in South Australia

    Ep 6: w/ Lisien Loan | Talking wildlife ethics and permits in South Australia

    On this episode we'll be chatting with the leader of conservation and wildlife at the Department for Environment and Water in SA Lisien Loan on wildlife ethics and permits. Plus, we'll dive into her career from studying geography to becoming the Director of navigating the complexities wildlife management in South Australia. What's the future of wildlife conservation in SA? Tune in for the answer. 

    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental industry. 
    We feature the experts, including the leaders and ecologists to the planners and marketers to chat the people, projects, and news of SA that you, our enviro-listeners, must know about.
    I’m your host Melissa Martin and I’m the Communications Manager at Green Adelaide who loves red-tailed black cockatoos.

    Learn about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 39 min
    Ep 5: w/ Natalya Giffney | Talking what you need to know to start food gardening in metro SA

    Ep 5: w/ Natalya Giffney | Talking what you need to know to start food gardening in metro SA

    With spring being prime planting time, this episode will feature food gardening.  We'll be chatting with expert food gardener and educator Natalya Giffney from Green Adelaide. Tune it to find out why food gardening is all the rage now,  and how to easily get started, even with no yard, to save money on your grocery bill!

    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental industry. 
    We feature the experts, including the leaders and ecologists to the planners and marketers to chat the people, projects, and news of SA that you, our enviro-listeners, must know about.
    I’m your host Melissa Martin and I’m the Communications Manager at Green Adelaide who loves red-tailed black cockatoos.

    Learn about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 39 min
    Ep 4: w/ Dr Karl Hillyard | Talking living with wildlife in metropolitan South Australia

    Ep 4: w/ Dr Karl Hillyard | Talking living with wildlife in metropolitan South Australia

    On this episode we’ll be talking the in-and-outs of living with wildlife and managing human-wildlife conflicts in metropolitan South Australia, with Principal Ecologist at SA's Department for Environment and Water Dr Karl Hillyard.  

    Welcome to another episode of the Green Adelaide Podcast. We are metro SA’s first environmental industry podcast.
    We’re your insider scoop on all things cool, green, and wild in metropolitan South Australia.
    This podcast is for those who want or have a career in SA’s environmental industry. 
    We feature the experts, including the leaders and ecologists to the planners and marketers to chat the people, projects, and news of SA that you, our enviro-listeners, must know about.
    I’m your host Melissa Martin and I’m the Communications Manager at Green Adelaide who loves red-tailed black cockatoos.

    Learn about Adelaide's environment: greenadelaide.sa.gov.au
    Click the subscribe button for new Green Adelaide Podcast episode alerts

    • 36 min

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