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"THE WILD with Chris Morgan" explores how nature survives and thrives alongside (and often despite) humans. Taking listeners across the Pacific Northwest and around the world, host Chris Morgan explores wildlife and the complex web of ecosystems they inhabit. He also tells the stories of people working in and protecting the wild around us.

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    • 4.8 • 4 Ratings

"THE WILD with Chris Morgan" explores how nature survives and thrives alongside (and often despite) humans. Taking listeners across the Pacific Northwest and around the world, host Chris Morgan explores wildlife and the complex web of ecosystems they inhabit. He also tells the stories of people working in and protecting the wild around us.

    Living Planet (special episode)

    Living Planet (special episode)

    This is a special episode from the podcast Living Planet from Deutsche Welle. In this episode they explore the efforts to bring life back to seabeds off the coast of Scotland and learn about an app that can tell what species a frog is by its song. A sort of Shazam for amphibians.

    • 21 min
    Message from Chris: Season 4

    Message from Chris: Season 4

    Message from Chris: Season 4

    • 1 min
    Sitting on a den of rattlesnakes

    Sitting on a den of rattlesnakes

    Rattlesnakes have long been persecuted, even killed for sport or having their entire dens burned. I head out with two wildlife biologists to look for rattlesnakes as they emerge from hibernation and learn about the important role these snakes play in our ecosystem.

    • 34 min
    The rise and fall…and rise...of the island fox

    The rise and fall…and rise...of the island fox

    20 years ago, foxes on Santa Cruz started dying at an alarming rate. Their numbers dropped to around one hundred animals. But nobody knew why. It was an ecological whodunnit that needed to be solved before the foxes disappeared forever.

    • 29 min
    California’s condor: the dinosaur bird

    California’s condor: the dinosaur bird

    We’ll meet a man who turned from crime to condors and a life mission to remove lead from this incredible bird’s ecosystem.

    • 39 min
    Bears and diversity: a conversation with Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant

    Bears and diversity: a conversation with Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant

    Bears and diversity: a conversation with Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant

    • 1 hr 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

katcsen ,

Binge-worthy!

Listened to season 1 on today’s road trip and felt fully transported into each story. Great storytelling that makes me want to put on my hiking boots, but also that makes me a little sad that there are no wild furry mammals found in Aotearoa. Looking forward to exploring season 2. Keep up the awesome work, guys!

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