How Work Experience Can Change Personal Ethics and Values - Alayne Cotterill

In Chapter 3 of 13 in her 2010 interview with Capture Your Flag Host Erik Michielsen, wildlife biologist Alayne Cotterill shares how field experience shifted her views away from an idealistic, preservationist stance to a more pragmatic one. Cotterill cites experience working within rural populations and seeing, for example, the value hunting provides to the people that must work and live within the rules. She learns one cannot blanket disagree with something that gives so much value to wildlife. Learn more about Alayne's work at