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Caption: Starling, Credit: Philip Heron
Image by: Philip Heron 
Starling 

Starlings ~ Sturnus vulgaris

From: Atlantic Public Media
Series: One Species at a Time ~ The Encyclopedia of Life
Length: 06:06

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A story in two acts of the starling: omnivorous, gregarious, adaptable, and highly successful in its adopted land.

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Act One tells the story about this winged invader with an $800 million appetite for fruit crops. As for Act Two, we’ll let independent producer Josh Kurz and the theater troupe Higher Mammals explain.

Piece Description

Act One tells the story about this winged invader with an $800 million appetite for fruit crops. As for Act Two, we’ll let independent producer Josh Kurz and the theater troupe Higher Mammals explain.

Intro and Outro

INTRO:

A live host could cut the opening self id and use one of the following suggested intros:
Next up, our special series, One Species at a Time with Ari Daniel Shapiro from The Encyclopedia of Life
OR
From the Encyclopedia of Life, here's Ari Daniel Shapiro for One Species At a Time.

OUTRO:

Each piece has a back announce with credits and music mixed in and cannot be cut.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Land of Fun Georg Brandl Egloff Ocean Theme. 2009 :00

Additional Credits

Josh Kurz and the Higher Mammals Theatre Troupe

Related Website

www.eol.org/podcast