Sitka Nature Show #261 – Bird Songs

Download Radio Show The April 24th show featured recordings of local bird songs and how to learn to recognize them. If you have questions or observations you want to share, please feel free to leave a comment here or on the page I’ve set up for that purpose.

Sitka Nature Show #260 – Jason Briner and Caleb Walcott (encore)

Download Radio Show The April 10th show featured a conversation with Jason Briner and Caleb Walcott. This conversation was originally recorded and aired in 2019 when they were in town to conduct research related to Caleb’s master’s project. Caleb recently let me know that a paper based on his master’s work has been published in … Read more

Sitka Nature Show #258 – Zach LaPerriere

Download Radio Show The February 13th show featured a conversation with Zach LaPerriere. We talked about birds he’s gotten to know in his yard over the years. We also talked about lessons learned from doing things the slow or hard way and how that can help develop expertise and support building connection. If you have … Read more

Sitka Nature Show #257 – Courtney Hart

Download Radio Show The February 27th show featured a conversation with Courtney Hart. Courtney is a PhD student with the University of Alaska School of Fisheries studying harmful algal blooms in relationship with shellfish (particularly geoduck) fisheries in Southeast Alaska. She was in Sitka for the month of February as part of the Scientist in … Read more

Sitka Nature Show #256 – Kitty LaBounty

Download Radio Show The February 13th show featured a conversation with Kitty LaBounty, we talked about the recent abundance of rain we’ve seen in Sitka, the birding and the upcoming Great Backyard Bird Count, plans for the Sitka Natural History seminar series, using iNaturalist, and our natural history related plans and ambitions. If you have … Read more