Episode #1 – Eli Nixon

Hello and welcome to Earth, Wind, & Water, Motif Magazine’s leanest and greenest audio production. In each episode, Motif reporter Sam Zimmer explores environmental issues as they relate to the lives of Rhode Islanders.

This week, she sits down with Eli Nixon, to discuss their book Bloodtide: a new holiday in homage to horseshoe crabs. 

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Bloodtide: A New Holiday in Homage to Horseshoe Crabs