Wild Hope is a video series produced by HHMI's Tangled Bank Studios highlighting the intrepid changemakers who are restoring and protecting our planet. The episodes (all under 30 minutes in length) feature a diversity of people and settings and connect to topics in biology and environmental science. From tapping oysters to clean New York City waters to growing coffee to save Mozambican rainforests, the series reveals how local action can spark powerful positive change.
After a dam removal on Washington’s Elwha River, scientists are chronicling a story of ecological rebirth. Recovering salmon populations are transferring critical nutrients from the ocean into the forests, enriching the entire ecosystem.