David Carroll Videos


David Carroll: A Life with Turtles  


New Hampshire artist and author reflects on his naturalist career. Turtles are central to his story and inspire his advocacy for the protection of wild places that should be kept wild.

David Carroll: Beyond Conservation to Preservation

David uses wood turtles as a way to show that the land that is the most valuable and in need of protection can also be the most complex. Much of the Lamprey River is especially suited to wood turtles and other species that rely on floodplains. He stresses that conserved land should not always become “open space” for human recreation.