wildlife http://wvxu.org en Audubon's Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary in Florida http://wvxu.org/post/audubons-corkscrew-swamp-sanctuary-florida <p>If a Florida vacation is in the plans, you might want to visit <a href="http://corkscrew.audubon.org/"><strong>Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary </strong></a>on the western side of the Everglades. The sanctuary director, <strong>Jason Lauritsen</strong>, joins Thane Maynard for this week’s<a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/field-notes"> <strong>Field Notes</strong></a> to talk about their 13,000 acres, some of the wildlife that reside there, and the largest old growth Bald Cypress forest in North America.</p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Thane Maynard 12620 at http://wvxu.org Audubon's Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary in Florida Yellowstone Park Foundation http://wvxu.org/post/yellowstone-park-foundation <p>The tight economy and rising prices hit everyone and every business, even a national park. Joining Thane Maynard this week is <strong>Ken Barrett</strong> from the <a href="http://www.ypf.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home"><strong>Yellowstone Park Foundation</strong></a>, talking about the need for private funding to help maintain the beauty and integrity of the park. He also talks about his work with the fish population there and the increase in non-native species which are impacting the ecosystem of the native cutthroat trout.</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 05:31:20 +0000 Thane Maynard 4853 at http://wvxu.org Yellowstone Park Foundation