Book of Leaves
Finding Solace in Nature - Alex, Understory
Episode 56 is with Wicklow-based ecologist Alex Konieczka. One of her many ventures is Understory, a truly zerowaste business where she sells upcycled terrariums among other things. You can follow her on Instagram @understory_ie to keep up to date with the pieces she creates and foraging excursions she plans, or reach out to her via e-mail on firstname.lastname@example.org.
- [03:45] An intro from Alex and her relationship with nature.
- [09:55] When the issue of climate change dawned on Alex.
- [13:05] The work of Understory.
- [21:45] How she got into foraging.
- [24:05] Her journey to veganism
- [26:05] Climate justice project with Eco Unesco.
- [24:15] Community work & asking the council for help.
- [35:25] Random questions!
Click here for a resource pack Alex made on contacting your council for help!