Or – “What does it do for us?” Two questions I get asked very often, sometimes at the same time put together in one compound sentence. It is an anthropocentric question that I personally find very difficult to answer for a number of reasons. I’ve been asked this question countless times and yet I still get stumped each time I’m asked. My immediate reaction is to freeze and internalize another question: “Why shouldn’t you care about this bird?” But I know I can’t answer the question this way out loud, that would be rude and it wouldn’t serve any purpose. There are so ma