Photo

PEO002-00231

A group of masked waiters tend a summer wine auction in Sun Valley, Idaho.

Photo

PEO003-00253

Bobby Edwards, a yard-working cowboy, looks through a muddy window at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00252

Two yard-working cowboys look through a muddy window. Hank Basinger (right) and Bobby Edwards (left) worked at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00251

A cowboy washes mud off his jacket at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00249

Sunlight casts a glow on a few chickens walking in the mud at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00250

A group of pigs charge through the mud outside the Shasta Livestock Auction building in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00248

Yard workers Wayne Schatz (right) and Adrian Girard (left) hold lambs outside Shasta Livestock Auction building in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00247

A man and his horse in a muddy pen at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

PEO003-00181

Don Flynn and Jim Owens sit and talk at the Shasta Livestock Auction in Cottonwood, northern California. Ranching stays in the blood and the auction house serves as a social gathering place for ranchers both working and retired.

Photo

PEO002-00029

Chicken to go takes on a whole different meaning at a community auction in Friend, NE.

Photo

ANI020-00028

Cattle mill around while a crowd watches at a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00027

Cattle mill around while a crowd watches at a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00026

Two men talk while waiting around at a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00025

A group of men waiting around at a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00024

A man herds cattle at a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00023

A mixed crowd watches a cattle auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo

ANI020-00021

Sunlight touches the backs of a group of beef cattle waiting to be sold at an auction in Cottonwood, California.

Photo: Julie Jensen Director of Marketing | WVC O: 866.800.7326 | D: 702.443.9249 | E: j.jensen@wvc.org

Speaking Engagements

Joel is a popular keynote speaker with conservation, corporate, and civic groups.

Hire him to entertain and inspire your audience.

Book Joel To Speak

The Photo Ark

Joel is the founder of the Photo Ark, a groundbreaking effort to document every species in captivity before it’s too late.

Explore the Photo Ark

Visit Our Store

Every purchase goes directly to support our mission: getting the public to care and helping to save species from extinction.

Help Us Build the Ark