30 July 2010 Speak Up! features Jamie Rappaport Clark, Defenders in the Gulf Posted by: Jamie Rappaport Clark | 1 comment | Share: Speak Up! - a program on WomensRadio – invites women, and also men, who “speak” to women in terms of their values, their goals and their strong sense of community, to address issues, opportunities and successes that need to be heard by a larger audience of women leaders. This week, Speak Up! features Defenders’ executive vice president Jamie Rappaport Clark, highlighting Defenders’ response to the oil disaster and her experiences on the ground in the Gulf. “The magnitude of this environmental disaster is unprecented,” Jamie told Pat Lynch of WomensRadio. “Those [oiled animals] that we are seeing, is just a microcosm of what’s being impacted.” Click here to listen to the full interview and learn more about Jamie’s background, her time in the Gulf and impacts to wildlife in the region. One Response to “Speak Up! features Jamie Rappaport Clark, Defenders in the Gulf” Post Your Comment Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (required) (will not be published) You May also be interested in Wolf Weekly Wrap Up Washington Wildlife Officials Issue Kill Order for Huckleberry Wolf Pack; Illinois Adds Wolves as a Protected Species; Keeping our Sights on OR-7; Yawning is contagious – even in wolves! Courage for Conservation Thanks to the efforts of the Tribes of Fort Peck, bison have been returned to their historic home in the Great Plains. The Passenger Pigeon’s Everlasting Mark – America’s Most Infamous Extinction The passenger pigeon’s human-caused extinction 100 years ago is a haunting reminder of how important the ESA is for endangered species.