The information war over Ukraine, How The Nature Conservancy preserves land in Wisconsin

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We speak with a researcher about misinformation and the fight over messaging about the war in Ukraine. Then, we speak with the project manager for a conservation organization about the group’s efforts to protect nature in the state.

Featured in this Show

  • Why Russia is losing the narrative over its invasion of Ukraine

    Despite Russia’s historically effective use of misinformation on traditional and social media, the superpower seems to be losing the war of popular opinion around the world with its invasion of Ukraine. We speak with a UW-Madison researcher about the fight for the narrative surrounding the war.

  • Protecting nature through conservation land purchases

    Earlier this month, a conservation group purchased more than 3,000 acres in Central Wisconsin. We hear about their plans to protect the forest and wetlands area in an effort to increase biodiversity and provide habitat for different species migrating due to climate change.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Trevor Hook Producer
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Anton Shirikov Guest
  • Stephanie Judge Guest

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