When scientist Azzam Alwash fled Iraq decades ago, he left behind his home and the marshlands he loves. Now, he's helping to restore Iraq's natural environment. Guest host Jennifer Ludden talks with Alwash about his story of homecoming and hears those of other returning Iraqis.
Dr. Azzam Alwash
* Director of the "Eden Again" project
* On the Board of Directors of Iraq Foundation
* Returned to Iraq with the Free Iraqi Forces * Kurdish, took part in Iraqi resistance, fled Iraq in 1977 * Owns a smog inspection company in San Diego
* Worked in Iraq on a USAID contract from June-November