Tag Archives: wildlife

Elk Antler Auction benefits habitat at National Elk Refuge (May 10, 2013)

Elk antlers are huge in western decor. There are a ton of them in the Jackson Hole area, especially for the National Elk Refuge… but that’s off-limits to the public. So I interviewed a spokeswoman there about how they gather … Continue reading

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Saving Endangered Species One Mouthful at a Time (May 11, 2008)

I was intrigued by Gary Nabhan’s book, which advocates saving endangered heritage breeds of American livestock and plants by drumming up culinary demand for them. I’m really proud of this piece, which I produced from start-to-finish: pitch, prep, field recording, … Continue reading

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Yellowstone Tourists Warned To Watch For Bears (June 18, 2012)

After reading about a string of human deaths caused by bears in Yellowstone National Park, I pitched a story to NPR looking into the needs and habits of bears… and the habits and misconceptions of park visitors. I spent a … Continue reading

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Turkey season reopens for quiet day (Friday, November 27, 2009)

Rebecca Martinez – Roving Reporter CHURCHVILLE — Before the sun rose over the Churchville farm, Eddy Pitsenbarger, News Leader photographer Pat Jarrett and I were in the woods, sitting on the ground with our backs to a tree. We were … Continue reading

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