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The Lion Man Talks Lion Conservation

The elusive Lion Man, Dr. Flip Stander, who has dedicated his life to lion conservation, joins us in studio for this exclusive interview.

Dr Flip Stander is a Namibian conservation legend, he started Desert Lion Conservation in 1998 with the aim to collect sound ecological data, and develop a conservation strategy to address human-lion conflict.

For years he has been living in the field, collecting invaluable data that today informs scientific decisions and helps develop strategies for sound lion conservation. In this episode of the MYD Earth Show, Dr. Stander shares with us on his journey in lion conservation and what his research has revealed about Desert Adapted Lions.

For more information or how to support Dr. Stander’s groundbreaking work visit www.desertion.info

Take a listen to the MYD Earth Show with Dr. Flip Stander, here :