Field Notes

Sunday mornings during Cincinnati Edition
Thane Maynard

Thane Maynard, director of the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, provides first-hand connections to the world of ecology and conservation by speaking with experts all around the world.

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Field Notes with Thane Maynard
1:31 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Yellowstone Park Foundation

Yellowstone Park Foundation

The tight economy and rising prices hit everyone and every business, even a national park. Joining Thane Maynard this week is Ken Barrett from the Yellowstone Park Foundation, 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.

Field Notes with Thane Maynard
1:31 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Eating Aliens

Eating Aliens by Jackson Landers

Jackson Landers, a hunter, writer and adventurer, recently spent a year and a half tracking down and eating invasive species from around the world. He’s written a book about what he ate and where called Eating Aliens and he talks about the reasons behind this adventure with Thane Maynard.

Field Notes
1:31 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Living a Simpler Life

If city life is no longer for you, or you are looking for a way to settle down once and for all, then author Sharon Astyk might have the solution. She joins Thane Maynard to discuss her new lifestyle and her book “Making Home: Adapting Our Homes and Our Lives to Settle in Place.”

Field Notes
1:31 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Health Of Our Rivers

Rivers Unlimited works to restore and protect Ohio rivers.

Thane Maynard talks in-studio with Aaron Rourke, president of Rivers Unlimited, who provides a look at the health of some of the local rivers, and the need for more community involvement in cleaning and protecting all the local rivers and streams.

Field Notes
1:31 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Effects of the 2012 Draught

Dr. Doug Inkley of the National Wildlife Federation

Dr. Doug Inkley, senior scientist at the National Wildlife Federation, joins Thane Maynard to discuss the devastating effects of this summer’s drought on wildlife, fish and vegetation, and the ramifications it will have into the future.

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