Known for his passionate public speaking in favour of Nature on every continent, Mr Harvey Locke is a recognized global leader in the field of parks, wilderness and large landscape conservation. He is a founder of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative and of the Nature Needs Half Movement.
His work has been featured in international films and television programs and his photography has been used in many publications in many countries. His popular writing has been published in English, French and Spanish, he has co-curated art shows about Nature in major North American museums, and he has written many peer reviewed articles. Named one of Canada's leaders for the 21st century by Time Magazine, in 2013 he received the J.B. Harkin Award for Conservation and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.
He lives in Banff National Park, Canada.