This week on The Great Outdoors, Charlie shares his recent experiences in the Sea of Cortez where he traveled with National Geographic to follow a pod of Killer Whales. Charlie also takes a look at the positives and negatives of the return of striped bass to the St. Lawrence Seaway.
Spring is almost here, and that means it’s time to talk about the current issues surrounding recreational fishing. Between new federal policy and increasing use of our oceans as a dumping ground, Charlie Potter breaks down what you need to know for the upcoming fishing season. Charlie also talks about federal involvement in managing the list of endangered species and what that means for the animals included.
This week on the Great Outdoors, Charlie follows up on the story of Cecil the Lion and the facts that you may not have heard when the story originally went viral. He also takes a look at a new proposal to pipe water from the Bear River in Utah to Salt Lake City to meet rising water demands.
This week on the Great Outdoors, Charlie welcomes Dr. Stan Gehrt of Ohio State University who is one of the leading experts on urban wildlife. They discuss Dr. Gehrt’s recent trip to France where he spoke about coyotes and other larger carnivores, as well as the state of wildlife in the Chicago metropolitan area.