Other Water-related Shows

Here are some other sources of broadcast or Internet audio or video about water and natural resources (links last checked 6/1/17; latest additions 6/1/17).

IN or RELATED TO VIRGINIA

BackStory with the American History Guys:
Produced by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and available online at http://backstoryradio.org/, this broadcast/podcast seeks to bring historical perspective to current events.  Some recent water-related episodes include the following:

Island Hopping, 59 minutes, 3/20/15, on the role of islands in American History, online at http://backstoryradio.org/shows/islands/.
Tapped Out: Thirsting for Fresh Water,
52 minutes, 3/27/15 (re-broadcast), exploring the history of water rights and access in the United States; it includes a segment on water use and contamination by the English colonists at Jamestown; online at http://backstoryradio.org/shows/tapped-out/?autoplay=true.
That Lawless Stream: A History of the Mississippi River,
52 minutes, 6/14/13, online at http://backstoryradio.org/shows/that-lawless-stream/.


Clean Virginia - Series of 3-to-5-minute reports in June 2015 on WMRA-FM Harrisonburg (James Madison University). Titles are "Keeping Cattle Away from Streams," "Clean The Bay Day," and "Power and Water."  Available online at http://wmra.org/post/clean-virginia-wmra-series

Fish Head Chronicles -
Series of videos by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries’ Region 4 office.  The videos cover a variety of aquatic life and fishery topics.  Most are between about 3 and 10 minutes long.  Available online at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWwKl6ZCwUDtnmOCNxoAVsA.

Shenandoah River Report
--with Jeff Kelble, Shenandoah RiverKeeeper, twice weekly (about 2-6 minutes) on WZRV 95.3 FM in Front Royal.  Discusses river conditions, fishing conditions, events, and conservation activities and issues.  Podcasts online at
http://www.theriver953online.com/podcasts/shenandoah-riverkeeper.


Southern Appalachian Creature Feature
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-Podcasts from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Asheville Field Office; http://www.fws.gov/asheville/podcasts/rss/creature_feature.xml.

WVTF/Radio IQ Public Radio from Virginia Tech--Individual reports available online in several categories, including the following (click on the category to access reports):

Environment
Government and Politics
Science and Technology


NATIONWIDE


Bird Note
--Approximately 2-minute segments with sounds and stories about birds' behavior, physiology, habitat, and other aspects.  Online at http://birdnote.org/.


Great Plains
Playa Country Radio
weekly radio program about conservation of wildlife habitat in the western Great Plains; produced by the Playa Lakes Joint Venture and carried on High Plains Public Radio.  Online at http://www.pljv.org/news/playa-country.

Colorado
Connecting the Drops--A collaboration of the Colorado Foundation for Water Education and three Colorado Public Radio stations.  Online at https://www.yourwatercolorado.org/cfwe-education/connecting-the-drops.  More information on the Colorado Foundation for Water Education is available at https://www.yourwatercolorado.org/.

Iowa

Water Rocks -- An Iowa State University Web site about water issues.  The site includes a link to creative videos produced on a variety of issues.  Online at http://www.waterrocks.org/.

Maryland
Living Green in Annapolis
--Weekly one-hour show on environmental issues in the Annapolis, Md., area; sponsored by Annapolis Green, a non-profit organization; available online at
http://www.annapolisgreen.com/radio/; broadcast Wed., 6-7 p.m., on WNAV 1430 AM and 99.9 FM in Annapolis.

The Environment in Focus -- Weekly, approximately 4-minute segments on environmental issues in Maryland.  Hosted by Tom Pelton, director of communications for the Environmental Integrity Project.  Online at http://wypr.org/programs/environment-focus.

Michigan

Water Spots—one-minute public service announcements; from the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Online at http://cfpub.epa.gov/npstbx/relatedpopup.cfm?RelatedMaterialID=53.


OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES

Canada
Earthgauge Radio
- environmental news and interviews from CKCU FM-Ottawa.  Online at https://earthgauge.wordpress.com/.