Featured Journalist: Susan Zakin
Today’s featured journalist is Susan Zakin. A journalist and founder of the Conservation Safari Company, she’s the author of “Coyotes and Town Dogs: Earth First!” and the “Environmental Movement.” In addition to covering U.S. environmental politics, Susan worked in Madagascar as the Sen. John Heinz Fellow in Environmental Reporting, and her various gigs have taken her to Senegal, Sierra Leone and Kenya, where she’s written about coup d'etats, Boko Haram and reggae in refugee camps. In 2016 she founded the conservation safari company Cowgirls & Pirates, which brings travelers to see Africa the way she did as a journalist. Read more about Susan and her work here.