It’s Nesting Season for Great Horned Owls

It’s Nesting Season for Great Horned Owls By Wenfei Tong Broadcast 3.2018 & 3.27 & 3.30.2024   Listen:   I was admiring a blanket of stars spread above Lake Como in Montana’s Bitterroot valley, when out of the stillness of the chill winter...

Mourning Cloaks: Butterflies of Early Spring

Mourning Cloaks: Butterflies of Early Spring By Sarah Millar Broadcast 6.2009, 5.2015, and 3.20 & 3.23.2024   Listen:   If you have ever spent any time with a three-year-old, then you have probably probably heard a lot of simple questions about the world...

The Wonderful World of the House Sparrow

The Wonderful World of the House Sparrow By Pam Carlton Broadcast 3.2022 and 3.13 & 3.16.2024   Listen:   Whenever you walk out your door into your yard, alley, or front stoop you will likely see them: little brown birds in raucous groups of up to 200...

Cobble Beaches: The Geology of a Worry Stone

Cobble Beaches: The Geology of a Worry Stone by Julie Tennis Broadcast 10.2021 and 3.6 & 3.9.2024   Listen:   Despite being autistic, with a good dose of social anxiety, I’ve ended up in a job where I deliver workshops to adults on a regular basis. This...

Oriole Nests: Relics of Summer

Oriole Nests: Relics of Summer By Joyce Bateman Broadcast 2.28 & 3.2.2024   Listen:   Mid-March brought another dull gray sky to the Helena Valley of Montana. The leaden clouds threatened a snow squall, the latest in a succession of storms. My birder...