Wildtalk Podcast

By Michigan Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division

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James S.
 Sep 5, 2018
Well done podcast for those in Michigan or visiting covering everything outdoors: hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, wildlife, and more!

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The Wildtalk Podcast is a production of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division. On the Wildtalk Podcast, representatives of the Wildlife Division chew the fat and shoot the scat about all things habitat, feathers, and fur. With insights, interviews, and listener questions answered on the air, you'll come away with a better picture of what's happening in the world of Michigan's wildlife. Thank you for listening. Email questions to: dnr-wildlife@michigan.gov or call 517-284-9453

Episode Date
Bats, Rabies and Cats - Oh My!
00:44:49
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk bats and rabies with Dr. Kim Signs, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with an on the spot interview with our most recent Pure Michigan Hunt winners. Show notes and transcripts are available here: www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350…472551--,00.html<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/S11PTAxzZ4o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 01, 2019
Wildlife Research Behind the Scenes
00:31:06
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk wildlife research with Stephen Beyer, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion about the "What in the Wild" card game. Show notes and transcripts are available here: www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350…472551--,00.html<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/Ixv9aojN8V0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 01, 2019
A Forester and a Biologist Walk Into a Juice Bar
00:25:31
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk forest management with a forester and wildlife biologist, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion about winter activities available at state parks. Show notes and transcripts are available here: www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350…472551--,00.html<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/4COl9u7RsJI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 01, 2019
Lights, Camera, Wildlife Action Plan!
00:46:02
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk Wildlife Action Plan (WAP) with Amy Derosier, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion about winter wildlife viewing opportunities. Show notes and transcripts are available here: www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350…472551--,00.html<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/KmEl1eWHNes" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 01, 2019
Michigan Bat Status
00:39:27
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk bats with John DePue, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion about the Pure Michigan Hunt. Show notes and transcripts are available here: https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350-79136_79608_83455-472551--,00.html<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/dIBs_ytgMrg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 01, 2018
Conservation Officer Safety Tips and More
00:46:39
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, talk safety and more with a Michigan Conservation Officer, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion deer season here in Michigan. A transcript of this podcast is available here: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Episode_6_637417_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/8Xq1ZbEHGZk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 01, 2018
Wetland Wonderlands
00:46:29
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, learn about Michigan's Wetland Wonders with Waterfowl and Wetlands Specialist, Barbara Avers, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion on Michigan bats, perfect for the month of October. A transcript of this podcast is available here: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Season_1_Episode_5_634660_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/Hfgq1iqIh8o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 01, 2018
Wildlife Diseases
00:50:16
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, learn about a variety of wildlife diseases from DNR State Wildlife Veterinarian, Dr. Kelly Straka, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion on elk viewing in the months of September and October. A transcript of this podcast is available here: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Season_1_Episode_4_631519_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/bjGYUDmgEtA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 01, 2018
What is HAPpening?
00:43:04
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, learn about the Hunting Access Program (HAP) from Monique Ferris, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion of resources available as you get ready for the fall hunting seasons. A transcript of this podcast is available here: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Season_1_Episode_3_629149_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/LwW5IDa3Yq8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2018
Discussions of Deer for Your Ear
00:44:40
In this episode, you'll find out what's happening around the state, get a status update on Michigan deer from Chad Stewart, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. The episode wraps up with a discussion on the hows and whys of bird banding. A transcript of this podcast is available here: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Season_1_Episode_2_626653_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/0jN1JSIi1ew" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 01, 2018
A Talk with Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason
00:42:37
In this episode, you'll find out a little more about how the different divisions in the DNR interact, hear from Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason, find out what's happening around the state, and hear listener questions answered in the mailbag segment. A transcript of this podcast is available here: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/dnr/Transcript_Wildtalk_Season_1_Episode_1_624017_7.pdf<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/wildtalkpodcast/~4/m9BR4zY-8sg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 25, 2018