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Idaho State University

Nature of Idaho

Zoo Idaho and the Idaho Museum of Natural History will be bringing the wonders of Idaho’s natural world to the airwaves. The half-hour program features Peter Pruett, Zoo Idaho Superintendent, and Dr. Leif Tapanila, Director of the Idaho Museum of Natural History, highlighting how the Gem State’s wild places have shaped Idaho’s past, present, and future. The show features regular segments on nature news and a fun fact.

1/31/2019 - SHARKS OF IDAHO special guest Susan Ewing, author of Resurrecting the Shark

2/14/2019 - LEKKING FOR LOVE special guest Dr. David Delehanty, Bird Behavioral Biologist

2/26/2019 - BATS special guest Dr. Rita Dixon, State Wildlife Action Plan Coordinator

3/12/2019 - EVOLVING RIVERS with special guest Paul Link, Professor in the Idaho State University Department of Geosciences

3/26/2019 - ALPINE TREES with special guest Matthew J Germino, USGS Ecologist

4/11/2019 - RAFTING IDAHO with special guest Lance Clark, Outdoor Recreation Program Manager for the City of Pocatello 

4/25/2019 - GEOLOGY UNDERFOOT with special guest Shawn Wilsey, professor of geology College of Southern Idaho

5/9/2019 - CRATERS OF THE MOON with special guest Dr. Shannon Kobs-Nawotniak, Idaho State University professor and volcanologist 

5/23/2019 - KOOTENAI RIVER with special guest Ryan Hardy, Research Biologist for the Panhandle Region of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game

6/6/2019 - ROCK CLIMBING IN IDAHO with special guest Troy Neu, Avid Idaho Rock Climber

6/20/2019 - FOSSIL LEAF BONANZA with special guest Renne Love, Instructor of Geology at the University of Idaho

7/4/2019 - RIVER ECOLOGY with special guest Colden Baxter, Professor of Biology at Idaho State University

7/18/2019 - FIRST FOODS with special guest Dan Stone, Policy Analyst for Shoshone-Bannock Tribes

8/1/2019 - URBAN RIVERS with special guest Hannah Sanger, Science and Environment Division Manager at City of Pocatello

8/15/2019 - NATURAL RESOURCES & HAZARDS with special guest Peter Isaacson, interim director of the Idaho Geologic Society

8/29/2019 - BUMBLE BEES with special guest Rich Hatield, Senior Conservationist Biologist with the Xerces Society

9/12/2019 - PROJECT WILD with special guest Jennifer Jackson, Regional Communications Director at Idaho Fish and Game

9/26/2019 - GAME HUNTING with special guest Zach Lockyer, Regional Wildlife Manager at Idaho Fish and Game

10/10/2019 - CITIZEN SCIENCE with special guest Chuck Peterson, Professor of Biology at Idaho State University 

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698 E Dillon St (Physical) Pocatello, ID 83201

We are located on the Idaho State University's Pocatello campus in Building #12.

921 S 8th Ave (Mailing) STOP 8096 Pocatello, ID 83209



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