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09/02
2015

EOC 037: Phantom Road Part Two – The Invisible Source of Habitat Degradation

Episode Summary: On today’s show we’re bringing noise pollution researchers Jesse Barber and Heidi Ware back into the studio to talk about their newly published scientific paper.  This is the… Read more »




07/08
2015

EOC 032: Revisiting the Phantom Road – Birds and Road Noise with Jesse Barber and Heidi Ware

Episode Summary: We’re revisiting the Phantom Road this month on the show, and I’m very excited to have Dr. Jesse Barber and Heidi Ware joining me for this discussion about… Read more »




12/03
2014

EOC 008: Bird Migration Research with Greg Kaltenecker

Episode Summary: In this episode of the podcast we’re talking with the Executive Director of the Intermountain Bird Observatory, Greg Kaltenecker. The Intermountain Bird Observatory was our very first partner… Read more »




10/16
2012

Boise Peak Raptor Trapping = awesome

From late August through the end of October I am trapping and banding hawks, falcons, and (hopefully) eagles as they migrate southward for the winter. Situated at the southern edge… Read more »

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09/25
2012

Gathering Aerial Footage for IBO

In February, we released four Webisodes detailing the research and education being conducted by Idaho Bird Observatory’s fall banding station at Lucky Peak. During the fall of 2012, we are… Read more »




10/24
2011

Idaho Bird Observatory: Part 6

As the trapping season at Lucky Peak winds down for the year we can reflect on some of the trends we have seen. One thing that stands out is that… Read more »




10/10
2011

2011 Raptor Research Foundation Conference

This past week found myself in Duluth, Minnesota along the shores of Lake Superior to attend the 2011 Raptor Research Foundation (RRF) Conference. Duluth is home to Hawk Ridge, one… Read more »

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10/04
2011

Idaho Bird Observatory: Part 5

Before heading up to Lucky Peak for my weekend fixin’ of field work, I managed to convince fellow graduate student Rob Miller to let me accompany him on a day… Read more »




09/28
2011

Idaho Bird Observatory: Part 4

The weekend of September 23, 2011 was the busiest of the year at Lucky Peak. It was so busy in fact that the number of visitors (75+) on Saturday actually… Read more »




09/19
2011

Idaho Bird Observatory: Part 3

While not the first “official” day of fall, the weekend of September 16th certainly felt like it. Temperatures up at Lucky Peak did not get out of the 60s after… Read more »