Ian Redmond OBE, Born Free’s Senior Wildlife Consultant
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Ian is a tropical field biologist and conservationist, renowned for his work with great apes and elephants. He has been a wildlife consultant with Born Free since 1986.
Having authored books, articles, reports and scientific papers Ian has been involved in the development of virtual reality as a tool for conservation education, is currently working with RebalanceEarth to develop new ways of financing conservation and serves as Head of Conservation for Ecoflix.
Gardeners of the forest
In tropical forests, where between 75-95% of tree species have their seeds dispersed by animals, rather than by wind or water, the loss of fruit-eating animals would have a catastrophic impact …fewer frugivorous animals, fewer seedlings growing into the trees of tomorrow.
The reluctant conservationist
“I am a naturalist by birth, a biologist by training, and a conservationist by necessity”. Delve into the past 40 years of Ian’s international career and the species and individuals he has encountered along the way.
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