Tag: refuge

This is Conservation: Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge

This is Conservation: Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 6, 2020

[Music] This is Conservation: Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge The Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge and the Nature Conservancy – California are restoring refuge lands with native wildflowers and providing habitats for a variety of species, including native pollinators. Before: [a photo of bare ground, dirt] After [photo of a patch of land that has been […]

Exploring the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge – a three minute tour

Exploring the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge – a three minute tour

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 6, 2020

Every autumn, when cool air signals the change of seasons in Michigan, thousands of migratory birds descend on a wildlife refuge at the end of the Flint River. Many will return to the same site the following spring, heading north as winter releases its icy grip on the region. Exhausted from trips that can span […]

Whooping Cranes at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge  – Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official]

Whooping Cranes at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge – Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official]

By Micah Moen 7 Comments December 11, 2019

[music] THIS MAJESTIC RED-HEADED BIRD IS THE LARGEST IN NORTH AMERICA. STANDING 5 FEET TALL, ITS BLACK-TIPPED WINGS SPAN 7 1/2 FEET IN FLIGHT. FROM LATE OCTOBER UNTIL MID-APRIL THE WHOOPERS WINTER ALONG 35 MILES OF TEXAS COAST. HERE, THEY RELAX IN THE MARSHES FEEDING ON CRABS AND ACORNS, RAISING THEIR YOUNG. THEY’VE ESTABLISHED THEIR […]

Rafinesque’s Big-Eared Bat Colony – Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official]

Rafinesque’s Big-Eared Bat Colony – Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official]

By Micah Moen 10 Comments December 7, 2019

{Water splashes} [Laurie Lomas] This is Anders Pond and what’s cool about this area is that it is a natural tupelo pond. [Narration] Biologist, Laurie Lomas, is looking for an animal few folks ever get to see… {Water splashes} [Narration] She’s scanning the trees of this Tupelo swamp for the threatened Rafinesque’s Big-eared bat. [Laurie […]

Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge

Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge

By Micah Moen 0 Comment December 4, 2019

This is Judy Mintel for Family Radio today my guest is Steven Kahl Refuge Manager for Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge. Welcome to community issue, Steve. Thank you. Thank you very much for having me. Shiawassee is a part of the National Wildlife Refuge System. What is that system and what is it designed for? The […]

The World’s First Climate Refugees

The World’s First Climate Refugees

By Micah Moen 71 Comments September 14, 2019

this is a story about people who stand to lose everything people who may need to flee their native home and never come back these people are refugees but they’re not running from war or an oppressive government they’re seeking asylum from climate change my project is called warm waters and it’s about people living […]

Macro Algae from Gulf Coast Ecosystems
Nature: Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge
Orphaned monkey finds refuge at Indonesian wildlife center

Orphaned monkey finds refuge at Indonesian wildlife center

By Micah Moen 1 Comment June 30, 2019

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The World's First Climate Refugees

The World's First Climate Refugees

By Micah Moen 23 Comments June 14, 2019

هذه قصة أشخاص على وشك أن يخسروا كل شيء وقد يضطروا للهرب من مواطنهم الأصلية ولايعودوا إليها مجددًا هؤلاء لاجئون لم يهربوا بسبب حرب أو حكومة مستبدة بل طلبًا للجوء بسبب تغير المناخ يدعى مشروعي بـ"المياه الدافئة" وهو عن الأشخاص الذين يعيشون بالقرب من المناطق التي تأثرت بالتغير المناخي هذا هو فلاد سوكن، ويهدف مشروعه […]