Safe Passage Press and Media Coverage
Safe Passage Press

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Title
Author
Quoted
6.13.21
Safe Passages
Katherine DeGroff
Frances Figart, Creative Services Director, GSMA

Jeff Hunter, Senior Program Manager, NPCA
6.7.21
Moving in Harmony: The new Safe Passage campaign envisions wildlife crossings along human-heavy routes
Frances Figart

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Christine Laporte, Eastern Program Director, Wildlands Network

Tim Gestwicki, CEO of NC Wildlife Federation

Steve Goodman, NPCA wildlife biologist
5.26.21
Seeking Safe Passage: Flag Pond woman pens children’s book promoting creation of wildlife crossings
Bryan Stevens
Frances Figart, Creative Services Director, GSMA
5.20.21
Wild Collaboration: Safe Passage project applies road ecology principles in Western North Carolina
Frances Figart
Dr. Liz Rutledge, director of Wildlife Resources, NCWF

Ben Goldfarb, road ecology journalist

Steve Goodman, NPCA wildlife biologist

Travis Wilson, Wildlife Resources Commission biologist and habitat conservation coordinator

Christine Laporte, Eastern Program Director, Wildlands Network

Ron Sutherland, Chief Scientist, Wildlands Network

Bill Holman, North Carolina’s state director of The Conservation Fund

Ben Prater, Defenders of Wildlife’s Southeast program director

Hugh Irwin, landscape conservation planner, The Wilderness Society
5.15.21
Searching for Safe Passage: Group Works for Safer Wildlife Crossings on Interstate
Holly Kays
Frances Figart, Creative Services Director, GSMA

Jeff Hunter, Senior Program Manager, NPCA

Dr. Liz Hillard, Wildlife Biologist, Wildlands Network

David Uchiyama, DOT 

Terry McGuire, Road Ecology Expert and Highway Engineer, Parks Canada (retired)
5.13.21
New Book and Song Support Safe Passage Movement
Frances Figart’s blog

5.7.21
Safe Passage: Animals Need a Hand song written by Frances Figart, performed by Smile of Lausanne, Switzerland


5.3.21
How a North Carolina coalition is creating safe passage for wildlife in the Great Smoky Mountains
By Dr. Liz Rutledge

Public Lands Alliance
4.23.21
A Search for Safe Passage released by GSMA
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Frances Figart, Creative Services Director, GSMA
4.21.21
Ecotourism and Safe Passage for Large Wildlife in the Smokies.
Interview with Frances Figart
Frances Figart, Creative Services Director, GSMA
4.20.21
Helping Wildlife Cross Roads in North Carolina and Tennessee
By Frances Figart
Ben Prater, Defenders’ Southeast program director

Tim Gestwicki, CEO of NC Wildlife Federation

Bill Holman, North Carolina’s state director of The Conservation Fund