9 episodes

Bringing to life environmental conservation, travel and eco-living. Inspiring a love and respect for the natural world through honest conversations. Celebrating the wins, highlighting the challenging realities of protecting nature and the vital importance of self care within the conservation community. Hosted by Megan Richards and Morgan Pettersson. Music: Idle Hands by Aaron Ximm

Seeding Change: The Conservation Podcast Seeding Change

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Bringing to life environmental conservation, travel and eco-living. Inspiring a love and respect for the natural world through honest conversations. Celebrating the wins, highlighting the challenging realities of protecting nature and the vital importance of self care within the conservation community. Hosted by Megan Richards and Morgan Pettersson. Music: Idle Hands by Aaron Ximm

    Planting Creative Seeds During Lockdown

    Planting Creative Seeds During Lockdown

    In this very strange moment in time, many of us are confined to our houses and isolated. During the lockdown, Meg and Morgan want to share their personal reflections based on their own experiences working and living in remote locations around the world. In particular, ways to cultivate creativity and reconnect to our earth during this time, while also embracing the invitation to rest.Time is often the one commodity that we don't have enough of, and suddenly we have the gift of unlimited time....

    • 40 min
    Wildlife Conservation Volunteering

    Wildlife Conservation Volunteering

    Volunteering is an amazing experience but it is vital to choose a responsible, ethical project that is having a positive impact. That's easier said than done... the growing 'voluntourism' industry means there are now more projects than ever to choose from and finding an ethical volunteer project can be confusing, challenging and can even overwhelming. With so many potential projects, how do you know which ones are good and which ones aren't? Meg and Morgan give you insider tips to help y...

    • 41 min
    Writing for Healing

    Writing for Healing

    In today's episode we explore the power of writing and how intuitive writing can help in healing and calming the mind. Both hosts are writers as well as conservationists and are very passionate about this topic - they have both found writing to be a simple yet hugely beneficial tool. Intuitive writing is a way of giving yourself permission to be creative. We know at first it might feel awkward or embarrassing to sit with yourself and write down whatever is on your mind but this practice is fo...

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Empathy Burnout Within Conservation

    Empathy Burnout Within Conservation

    Experiencing empathy burnout, compassion fatigue and eco-anxiety are all too common within environmental conservation, but... it hardly ever gets talked about. We want to change that today. Burnout is something both Seeding Change hosts have experienced and this episode is not only an acknowledgement of the realities of this but is also a reminder of the importance of self care. Morgan and Meg share some of their own self-care routines and recognise the challenges of working within ...

    • 40 min
    Reflecting: Volunteering, First Wild Encounters & Wildlife Releases

    Reflecting: Volunteering, First Wild Encounters & Wildlife Releases

    This is a lighthearted end of year episode where Megan and Morgan discuss their first volunteering experiences and key moments that helped shape their lives in conservation. Hear about Morgan's interactions with rescued bears, Megan's first day at a rhino orphanage (it involved six hungry rhinos charging towards her) and find out what it's like to see animals you've helped raise be released back into the wild. BONUS: You'll also hear the noise rhino calves make when they are hungry!...

    • 40 min
    Eco-Friendly Festivities

    Eco-Friendly Festivities

    Simple, creative, low-cost ideas for a sustainable festive season. The holidays are one of the most wasteful times of the year, in this episode we think about how a more minimalist, mindful approach can help change this for the better (while still celebrating in style!). Taking a look at how we can reduce our impact by choosing environmentally friendly options, including ideas for greener decorations, gifts, wrapping paper, food and more. Remember small changes make a big differenc...

    • 35 min

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