A Portrait Of Kehi-oo-Leh, Rattlesnake Creek

A Portrait Of Kehi-oo-Leh, Rattlesnake Creek By Sarah Moody Broadcast 12.31.2019 and 1.3.2020 Listen:   I grew up in Missoula with the sound of Rattlesnake Creek pouring bedtime stories into my room, its chanting waters carrying me away to peace-filled dreams....

Anchor Ice

by Heather McKee, Wings Over Water Program Assistant As part of National Geographic’s announcement of the Year of the Bird this year – a centennial celebration of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 – I co-led a morning bird walk at the Ranch at Rock...

Water-Loving Willows

Water-Loving Willows by Lena Viall Broadcast 10.11 and 10.16.2015 Listen:   Amidst the rugged gumbo-ridge landscape of more easterly Montana, water is everything. With hotter summers than the western half of our state, and with drier winters, the Montana of my...

River Otters: Montana’s Water-Loving, Web-Footed Weasels

River Otters by Anna McNairy Broadcast 3.6 & 3.11.2016. Listen:   At the end of last summer, as I sat in an eddy on the Clark Fork River, something furry and black caught my eye, moving as smoothly as the water itself. I was looking at a North American river...