Forming a Connection With Nature Is Key To Protecting It. Can Citizen Science Initiatives Lead the Way?

As the ecological landscape deteriorates, an informed public can facilitate good governance around environmental policies.

Apr 22, 2021
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AuthorAkhila Vijayaraghavan

Akhila Vijayaraghavan is a hydroponic farmer, powerlifter, diver, and writer. Trained as a molecular biologist at the University of Glasgow, she has worked in environmental strategy, advising companies on ESG and waste management. Now she runs an urban hydroponic farm focused on agritech innovations. Follow her on Twitter: @aksvi or Instagram: @thebokehchaser.