Thursday,  February 15, 2007  

The Passionate Warriors

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 Segment 1


The battle to save the whales

brings you up-to-date on Captain Watson and Sea Shepherd's efforts to save hundreds of whales from slaughter for Japanese "research."

. . . . then . . .an update. . . 

The Ivory-Billed Woodpecker


Dr.Geoffrey Hill

Auburn University


Dr. Hill is leading a team of researchers and field workers into the depths of the Choctawhatchee River swamp lands in Florida to capture definitive proof about the existence of the "extinct" ivory-billed woodpecker. 

Dr. Hill is gearing up his field teams with sophisticated technology and strategies to zero in on capturing and proving a sighting.


 Segment 2

Ivory-Billed Update

  Dr. Hill continues as he reveals his most recent findings of double-taps, kent calls and sightings and what will happen if and when he and his team succeed in their mission.


for further information 

visit Dr. Hill's website



To hear the previous update

click here


   Segment 3

Wildbranch Writing Workshop

David Brown Director

Wildbranch Nature Writing Workshop



30 participants will team up with a talented staff of instructors and visiting instructors for a week-long foray into the craft of nature writing. We talk with David Brown who has directed this intensive in Vermont for the past 20 years.


website for the workshop