Peregrine Falcon, Hawaiian Crow, California Condor Conservation w/Sophie Osborn
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3d ago
We engage in an in-depth conversation with wildlife conservationist and author Sophie Osborne. They discuss Sophie's fascinating journey into wildlife conservation, her experiences working with critically endangered species, and her inspiring book 'Feather Trails: A Journey of Discovery Among Endangered Birds'. Sophie shares her late start in the field and how she became captivated by various birds, including the Peregrine Falcon, Hawaiian Crow, and California Condor. The discussion highlights the intricate challenges faced in conserving these species, the threats they endure such as DDT and l ..read more
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Crow About Crows
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by All Creatures Podcast
5d ago
With over 230 species covered and another 130 interviews, we are bringing back older episodes on Mondays. We will be releasing all our new content on Wednesdays. We are committed to continue to tell these animal stories, as well as bringing you interviews from many of those on the front line fighting to save these species. You can learn more about the Crow off our All Creatures website HERE ------------------------------------------------------------- Another thank you to all our Patreon supporters. You too can join for one cup of "good" coffee a month. With your pledge you can support your f ..read more
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Greenland Sharks Defy Nature
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1w ago
In this episode, Chris and Angie delve deep into the fascinating world of the Greenland shark, discussing its incredible longevity, unique adaptations, and ecological significance. Known as the longest-living vertebrate, the Greenland shark can live up to 500 years. They explore the shark's biological features, such as its slow growth rate, unique feeding habits, and its mysterious deep-sea life. Moreover, they highlight the conservation challenges this species faces, emphasizing the need for protective measures due to overfishing and bycatch. Through a mix of scientific insights and interesti ..read more
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Facts over Fear w/OCEARCH Founder Chris Fischer
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by All Creatures Podcast
1w ago
Some changes to the podcast. We will be releasing some of our older favorite episodes on Mondays and releasing new content on Wednesdays. With over 230 species and 130 interviews to date, we realize there are some episodes you might have missed. We are committed to keep telling these incredible stories and you are helping us do that. Thank you!! You can learn more about OCEARCH and their shark tracker HERE Chris Fischer has led 17 global expeditions since 2007 to advance science and education, facilitating millions of dollars in collaborative ocean research on apex predators involving over 50 ..read more
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Overcoming Challenges in Madagascar w/Dr Abigail Ross
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2w ago
In this episode of the Creatures Podcast, we interview Dr. Abigail Ross, a leading primate behavioral ecologist and founder of the Dr. Abigail Ross Foundation for Applied Conservation. They discuss her background, the challenges she faces in conservation work, especially in Madagascar, and her research on primate behavior. Topics include habitat loss, wildlife trafficking, conservation efforts, and the impact of climate change on Madagascar's biodiversity. Dr. Ross also shares insights into mentoring young Malagasy scientists and the importance of local conservation efforts. The discussion con ..read more
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Sifakas Slipping Away
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3w ago
This episode of the All Creatures Podcast, scientists Chris and Angie embark on a journey to highlight the critically endangered status of Sifakas, a type of lemur native to Madagascar. They discuss the various species of Sifakas, their unique adaptations, such as their elongated intestinal tract and extraordinary leaping abilities, and the significant challenges these animals face due to habitat loss, hunting, and the pet trade. The episode features an insightful interview with conservation researcher Dr. Abby Ross, who shares her experiences working to save lemurs in Madagascar. Additionally ..read more
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A Whaler at Twilight with Conservationist Alexander Brash
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by All Creatures Podcast
1M ago
In this podcast, host Chris converses with Alexander Brash, author of 'A Whaler at Twilight,' a true account exploring the history of whaling and themes of redemption in the South Pacific. Brash shares his unique background, tracing his roots back to a great-great-grandfather who was a whaler, yet how he himself turned towards conservation, becoming a passionate advocate for wildlife and environmental protection. The discussion delves into Brash's extensive career in conservation, his motivations for writing the book, and the intricate history of whaling, alongside the personal journey of his ..read more
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Extraordinary Echidnas
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1M ago
This episode of the All Creatures Podcast delves into one of the world's most obscure mammals, the echidna. Hosts Chris and Angie explore this unique creature's physiology, including its spines, pouch, and reptile-like legs, highlighting its distinction from anteaters. The podcast covers the echidna's endangered status, the significance of the Taronga Zoo in Sydney in echidna conservation, and the fascinating aspects of echidna reproduction, including the male's four-headed penis and the female's pouch for raising their egg-laying young, known as puggles. With insights from their visit to the ..read more
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The Venomous Gila Monster
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1M ago
This episode dives into the fascinating world of the Gila Monster, inspired by a request from Sam of the Turtle Tortoise Preservation Group. Hosts Chris and Angie explore this venomous lizard, unique to the United States, discussing its venomous nature, diet, habitat, and surprising contributions to modern medicine through a venom-derived diabetes and weight loss drug. They also touch on the Gila Monster's slow reproductive rate and near-threatened status due to habitat destruction and climate change. Additionally, the episode emphasizes the importance of education and conservation, featuring ..read more
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Arctic Foxes Rewind
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by All Creatures Podcast
1M ago
We are releasing this older podcast again on the Arctic Fox. Backing up the newest episode, Lemmings, Arctic Foxes are another critical species in the Arctic ecosystem equation. Both species play such vital roles in keeping our ecosystems healthy. From this episode in 2021, we continue our winter (summer in Southern Hemisphere) we celebrate with a true survivor. The Arctic Fox is one of the most adaptable small mammals on our planet. Surviving in the harsh extremes of the Arctic, these special canids are built to survive. From their physiology to behavior, the Arctic Fox is a pure joy to learn ..read more
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