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Welcome to Grand Traverse Outside, a podcast of news about what is happening in the natural areas around us and advice for living closer to nature from area naturalists. Contributors are from the Grand Traverse Conservation District, Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy, Preserving Birds Thru Habitat and others.
New episodes appear several times each week. Look for Grand Traverse Outside on your favorite podcast app or at anchor.fm/outside. Here you can find notes, photos and links for each episode.
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June 18, 2020
Angie Lucas, Senior Land Steward at the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy, is back to talk about what is growing in our area. This time, she gives us an introduction to Ferns.
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June 16, 2020
In this episode, Kay Charter of Saving Birds Thru Habitat continues giving us avian insights by talking about local Thrushes, including Bluebirds and Robins. We also get some interesting information about bird behavior Continue Reading...
May 29, 2020
In this episode, Kay Charter of Saving Birds Thru Habitat starts giving us some more general information about birds. This time, it is about a favorite food of some birds: Spiders.
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May 22, 2020
In the last of our migrant birds series, Kay Charter of Saving Birds Thru Habitat talks about flycatchers.
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May 20, 2020
As the weather warms, the wildflowers are coming along fast! Angie Lucas, Senior Land Steward at the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy, talks about Trillium and Dicentra along with how plants and Continue Reading...
May 16, 2020
Angie Lucas, Senior Land Steward at the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy, talks about Marsh Marigolds in this latest report.
Links from this episode:
Cedar Run Creek Natural Area
Marsh Marigold on iNaturalist
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May 15, 2020
Kay Charter of Saving Birds Thru Habitat talks about several members of the Mimidae family or Mimic Thrushes including the Gray Catbird and the Brown Thrasher.
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