The Ungulate Mating Calendar Demands Tight Timing

The Ungulate Mating Calendar Demands Tight Timing by Milo Burcham Broadcast 11.17.2013, 9.20.2016, and 9.22 & 9.25.2020 Listen:   I’ve seen white-tailed does and fawns in my yard all spring and summer. But just last week I saw two bucks. Why would bucks...

Bat Moms Do A Lot Of Hanging About

Bat Moms Do A Lot Of Hanging About by Laura Jenkins Broadcast 8.4 & 8.7.2020 Listen:   Bats are wonderful, mysterious creatures: they swoop gracefully through the night, and sometimes through our nightmares. We fear what we don’t understand, and most of...

A Rumination on the Mule Deer Rutting Season

Ruminations on Mule Deer by Alissa Turtletaub Broadcast on 10.2 & 10.7.2016 Listen: Soaking up some September sun, I was perched on a rocky outcrop of Wild Horse Island in Flathead Lake. The sweet vanilla scent of Ponderosa pine permeated the air as I watched...