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Month: April 2017

Jim Carpenter Interview On BirdTalk

Jim Carpenter Interview On BirdTalk

Jim Carpenter, founder and president of Wild Birds Unlimited, joins Scott & David for a BirdTalk interview.

Jim Carpenter will be talking about his new book, The Joy Of Bird Feeding. The book is filled with useful information and illustrated with more than 800 images and 180 maps, The Joy of Bird Feeding is the essential guide for anyone who loves to feed the birds. John Fitzpatrick, Director of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, says “Nobody in the world knows more about the science and art of feeding wild birds than Jim Carpenter. This book not only contains a detailed “best practices” guide taught by the master, but it also lets us share in the sheer joy with which Carpenter approaches his hobby-turned-profession. Cover to cover, this fact-filled manual is a delight to read.”

If you missed the live broadcast, catch the interview on the podcast.

Michael Shapiro Interview On BirdTalk

Michael Shapiro Interview On BirdTalk

Michael Shapiro, who specializes in biology and human genetics at the University of Utah, is using traditional breeding experiments and cutting-edge genetic techniques to uncover differences in pigeon plumage and other anatomical traits.

If you missed the live broadcast, catch the interview on the podcast.