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Caption: The Lake Superior Project, Credit: Logo by Lauryl Loberg
Last summer a group of students and adults from Bayfield, Wisconsin, traveled to Lake Baikal in Russia. The trip was part of a program to learn abo...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 07:47
Caption: Conrad Anker, Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, San Francisco, CA 5/4/15, Credit: Andrea Chase
Jimmy Chin, Conrad Anker and Chai Vasarheyli talk the lure of the impossible, taking one’s own medicine, and living in the moment.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2015
  • Length: 22:07
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Over the past 50 years, the Amazon rainforest has lost nearly 20% of its forest cover. We talk with the Amazon expert who coined the term “biodive...

Bought by WTJU, KEDT, and WABE


  • Added: Aug 14, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 3
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Stephen Brede of Petoskey, Mich. has a life goal to canoe around all five Great Lakes.WTIP's Dick Swanson caught up with him recently, as he was w...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2015
  • Length: 21:16
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Musician Ben Weaver is riding his bicycle around Lake Superior to engage people along the route in conversation about the state of our fresh water....

Bought by KVSC and KSRQ


  • Added: Jul 29, 2015
  • Length: 25:45
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Lake Superior Project, Credit: Logo by Lauryl Loberg
There are eight Minnesota state parks between Gooseberry Falls and Grand Portage. One of those parks, Tettegouche, is located near Finland and feat...

Bought by KVSC and Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE


  • Added: Jul 28, 2015
  • Length: 08:20
  • Purchases: 2
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Architect, author & 'cabinologist' Dale Mulfinger stopped by Studio A on a recent visit to the shore. He chatted with WTIP's Dick Swanson recently ...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 14:07
Caption: Fields of sunflowers on PEI up near Souris., Credit: Charles McGuigan
The Mig Maw had a name for this place that means cradle on the waves. Which is exactly what Prince Edward Island—PEI as the people here call it—loo...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 26:31
Caption: Working waterman on Ocracoke., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Ocracoke Island North Carolina is like a republic unto itself, much like Key West, the Conch Republic. On the Scotch Bonnet Republic islanders have...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2015
  • Length: 24:36
Caption: J.B. Gaskill of Ocracoke Island, North Carolina., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Ocracoke Island North Carolina is the Key West of the mid-Atlantic. It's far removed from the mainland and the Outer Banks, surrounded by water, on...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2015
  • Length: 28:02
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Did you know that England has 6 species of deer? And, that technically, because of how the antler growing season falls for one of the species, that...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:15:57
Caption: Colony of American oyster catchers on a lesser Barrier Island., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Oyster Virginia is an old fishing village on the seaside of the Easter Shore. On the road in there are old dead rises, some half submerged in the s...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2015
  • Length: 26:36
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Cliff Jacobson is one of North America's most respected outdoors writers, wilderness guides, and consultants, and author of more than a dozen top-s...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 10, 2015
  • Length: 20:26
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Moorings on Cobb Island., Credit: Charles McGuigan
Virginia’s Barrier Islands and the waters and salt marshes that surround them represent the most pristine coastal region on the Eastern Seaboard. U...

  • Added: Jun 02, 2015
  • Length: 25:24
Caption: Ginger Strand
“Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?” Jack Kerouac’s “On The Road” perfectly captured the essence of the American fascinati...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: toolik Lake on Alaska's North Slope. , Credit: Copyright John C. Wingfield
Like the pioneers of the American West, the birds that are now settling the Arctic frontier in response to climate change aren’t necessarily the bi...

Bought by WABE and WLPR


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A warm, personal story about the lives and challenges of energy workers "behind the light switch."

  • Added: May 13, 2015
  • Length: 16:49
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Becca doesn't have very good luck with hiking. This is the story of her two near-death experiences with hiking, set ten years apart.

  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 04:16
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Oral historian Blanche Girouard talks to Lady Lucinda Lambton about structures built to house, or commemorate, animals

  • Added: Apr 18, 2015
  • Length: 28:37
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Oral historian Blanche Girouard talks to orchestral conductor Leigh O'Hara about his passion for his model railway

  • Added: Apr 17, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
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  • Added: Apr 17, 2015
  • Length: 09:49
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The climate is going haywire, and politicians are bickering over what to do about it, or whether to do anything at all. But that’s only part of the...

Bought by WNIJ, WHRV, KBBI, WNPR, KOSU and more


  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 33
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Bryan talks about the best leaf-peeping options in the Northland - not just the North Shore.

  • Added: Mar 23, 2015
  • Length: 07:36
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There is one very wild Island is here on the North Shore. Guest host Bryan French talks about the history of Isle Royal and their moose and wolf s...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 23, 2015
  • Length: 12:31
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Andrew Slade
Andrew Slade sits in for Bryan French this week and talks about the group of Duluthians heading to Washington DC to talk to lawmakers about the Gre...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 06:50
  • Purchases: 1