Wangari Maathai Sees the Forest for the Trees | Season 10 Episode 19 | Independent Lens
John Caserta

Independent Lens Preview: Season 10 Episode 19 | 3m 4s How does the simple act of planting trees lead to winning the Nobel Peace Prize? Ask Wangari Maathai of Kenya. In 1977, she suggested rural women plant trees to address problems stemming from a degraded environment.