Interview with a Clam Digger

Interested in a deeper dive into academics at Bates? Listen to this podcast created by Bates student Natalie Moon ’21 for her Science Communication course (Bio 126). This 18 minute podcast highlights the experiences of a shellfish harvester who is navigating the impacts of climate change on his livelihood. The conversation covers his experience working with scientists and the challenges he’s faced along the way. The message of this lesson is that scientists should listen to the voices of people they’re studying and work towards solutions that meet their needs.